Articles about David Cameron

UK-EU agree on Brexit deal week before transition period ends

24 Dec 2020

UK-EU agree on Brexit deal week before transition period ends

With just a week to go before the Brexit transition period ends, the United Kingdom and the European Union have agreed on a historic trade deal.

Johnson took pay-cut of Rs. 5cr after becoming UK PM

01 Aug 2019

Johnson took pay-cut of Rs. 5cr after becoming UK PM

On July 23, Boris Johnson was appointed the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Interestingly though, for Johnson, the step up from Tory MP to PM was also a £678,853 step down.

'Panama Papers' law firm Mossack Fonseca shuts down

15 Mar 2018

'Panama Papers' law firm Mossack Fonseca shuts down

Citing negative press and unwarranted action by authorities on Mossack Fonseca, the Panamanian law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers global tax evasion scandal announced, it would shut down its operations.

UK approves liberal visa scheme for Chinese, excludes Indians

22 Nov 2017

UK approves liberal visa scheme for Chinese, excludes Indians

The UK is planning to make permanent a pilot scheme unveiled in January 2016 providing Chinese citizens with easier, longer and cheaper British visas.

Former PM Cameron takes first regular job after leaving office

11 Oct 2017

Former PM Cameron takes first regular job after leaving office

Former British PM David Cameron is now officially employed with electronic payments firm First Data Corporation, his first major stint in the private sector after leaving office.

Robots will replace teachers to provide quality education

13 Sep 2017

Robots will replace teachers to provide quality education

In the next ten years, humans and AI will be more in sync than they're today. We'd overcome the initial hiccups and imbibe AI into our day-to-day lives.

Hung parliament in the UK, what can happen next?

09 Jun 2017

Hung parliament in the UK, what can happen next?

The UK is set for a hung parliament after the incumbent Theresa May-led Conservative party failed to gain absolute majority.

Theresa May loses overall majority in the British Parliament

09 Jun 2017

Theresa May loses overall majority in the British Parliament

As results came in on UK elections, the Conservative Party led by incumbent PM Theresa May failed to secure an overall majority, resulting in a hung Parliament.

UK elections 2017: Who are the Indian candidates?

08 Jun 2017

UK elections 2017: Who are the Indian candidates?

One of the oldest and largest immigrant communities in the United Kingdom, Indians have been quietly but steadily working their way up into the country's top political rung.

Rupert Murdoch, the man Bill O'Reilly calls boss

06 May 2017

Rupert Murdoch, the man Bill O'Reilly calls boss

Since we have been nitpicking too much on Bill O'Reilly owing to the recent scandals, this will be a good time to also remember what kind of a man he works for.

Mossack Fonseca partners of Panamagate get bail in bribery case

23 Apr 2017

Mossack Fonseca partners of Panamagate get bail in bribery case

Juergen Mossack and Ramon Fonseca, partners of the law firm at the centre of the Panama Papers leak, have been granted bail at $500,000 each pending further action.

UK to begin formal Brexit process

29 Mar 2017

UK to begin formal Brexit process

Prime Minister Theresa May has signed and sent off an official notice under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty to European Council president Donald Tusk, to trigger the formal Brexit process.

Parliament clears way for Brexit bill

14 Mar 2017

Parliament clears way for Brexit bill

The parliament has paved the way for the UK to trigger Article 50 of Lisbon Treaty and begin the Brexit process after passing Brexit bill.

Britain could exit EU without paying: Experts

05 Mar 2017

Britain could exit EU without paying: Experts

The Lords EU Financial Affairs Committee stated that Britain could exit the EU without paying any money if the two-year Article 50 talks ended with no deal.

Rolls-Royce suffered record loss in 2016

14 Feb 2017

Rolls-Royce suffered record loss in 2016

Owing to settlement of bribery and the weaker pound, engineering-giant Rolls Royce has reported a record loss of £4.6 billion.

Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca partners arrested

13 Feb 2017

Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca partners arrested

Authorities in Panama have arrested two partners of law firm Mossack Fonseca over corruption allegations in Brazil.

UK House of Commons passes Brexit bill

09 Feb 2017

UK House of Commons passes Brexit bill

The House of Commons in the UK passed the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill by 494 votes to 122, allowing Theresa May to trigger article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty to start the Brexit process.

German paper highlights Sharif-Panama link

24 Jan 2017

German paper highlights Sharif-Panama link

German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung published documents revealing Nawaz Sharif and his family's connections to the Panama papers scandal.

Case to reverse Brexit to start in January in Dublin

14 Jan 2017

Case to reverse Brexit to start in January in Dublin

The lawyer behind the crowdfunded legal challenge to reverse Britain's divorce from the European Union said the case will be launched in Dublin by the end of January.

Rolls-Royce's "secret payments" to bag India's Hawk deal

02 Nov 2016

Rolls-Royce's "secret payments" to bag India's Hawk deal

British company Rolls-Royce has reportedly made "secret payments" worth £10 million to an Indian defence agent to win a huge contract for engines on Hawk aircraft used by the Indian Air Force.

UK PM Theresa May to discuss post-Brexit ties with EU

21 Oct 2016

UK PM Theresa May to discuss post-Brexit ties with EU

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Theresa May would reportedly convey to the EU that it is time to discuss the bloc's future ties with Britain post-Brexit.

Gina Miller and a case that could change Brexit future

25 Aug 2016

Gina Miller and a case that could change Brexit future

Gina Miller, a London-based investment manager has taken up a historic case in the UK supreme court.

Panama Papers: People demand Cameron's resignation

10 Apr 2016

Panama Papers: People demand Cameron's resignation

Thousands of protesters marched across London, demanding Prime Minister David Cameron's resignation over the Panama Papers scandal.

Heads start rolling over Panama leaks

6 Apr 2016

Heads start rolling over Panama leaks

Iceland's PM Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson was forced to resign after the Panama leaks showed that he owned an undeclared offshore company with his wife.

Panama Papers leak: Secrets of 'rich and powerful' revealed

4 Apr 2016

Panama Papers leak: Secrets of 'rich and powerful' revealed

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ), a non-profit organization revealed a cache of 11.5 million records.