Tag: British Prime Minister David Cameron

World leaders extend Vaisakhi Greetings

 Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The President of India Pranab Mukherjee, on the occasion of Vaisakhi, has extended his warm greetings and good wishes to all citizens, especially to those who are engaged in cultivation and farming. In a statement, the President said: “May this celebration of nature’s bounty inspire us to strengthen our contribution to

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Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in London celebrates the universal power of his message: David Cameron

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: Unveiling a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square in London in the company of over historical figures such as Winston Churchill and Abraham Lincoln this past weekend British Prime Minister David Cameron said that in putting Gandhi in this famous square we are giving him an eternal home in our country.

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UK goes for largest real-terms increase in adult National Minimum Wage since 2008

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: British Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister have announced that the National Minimum Wage will increase by 3% to a new rate of £6.70 per hour, effective from October 2015. This is the largest real-terms increase in the National Minimum Wage since 2008, and over 1.4 million of Britain’s lowest-paid workers

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British Prime Minister David Cameron unveils tough measures to tackle child sexual exploitation

Newsroom24x7 Desk We have all been appalled at the abuse suffered by so many young girls in Rotherham and elsewhere across the country. Children were ignored, sometimes even blamed, and issues were swept under the carpet – often because of a warped and misguided sense of political correctness. That culture of denial which let them

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US and leading European nations condemn murder of 21 Egyptian citizens by ISIL terrorists

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: United States and leading European nations have condemned the murder of 21 Egyptian citizens by ISIL terrorists. Monday, Libya and Egypt also launched air strikes against ISIL after militants had posted the video of the Egyptian citizens’ beheading. In a statement the United States has condemned the “despicable and cowardly murder” of

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Midlands to be the engine of growth in UK

Newsroom24X7 Desk London: Jobs, skills, transport, science, and quality of life are at the heart of the six-point long term economic plan to make the Midlands the Engine for Growth in the UK, announced last week by British Prime Minister David Cameron and Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne. British Prime Minister and Chancellor have set out their

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World leaders condemn ISIL for the barbaric murder of Maaz al-Kasasbeh

Newsroom24x7 Desk World leaders have joined in condemning ISIL for the barbaric murder of Jordan’s Maaz al-Kasasbeh, who was captured by IS gunmen when his F-16 fighter jet crashed near Raqqa, their stronghold in Syria, in December. He was on a mission to support the US-led airstrikes. British Prime Minister David Cameron tweeted a few

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