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2008-12-10 15:09:31

Conservatives in Britain's Parliament had a good laugh at Prime Minister Gordon Brown's slip when he said his financial rescue plan had saved the world. The Daily Mail reported Wednesday Brown quickly corrected himself and said the program had merely saved the banking system, but his explanation was

2008-09-29 00:00:28

By David Cameron Small, local providers using renewable technologies are just part of the answer to the UK' s energy dilemma, writes David Cameron Since I became leader, the Conservative Party has helped to lead the political debate onclimate change.

2008-06-24 18:02:46

LABOUR'S internal NHS targets will be ditched and patients told which hospitals get the best results, under radical Tory plans. Conservative leader David Cameron is to promise patients information on performance and power over their own care in a bid to save 100,000 lives a year.

2008-06-24 09:03:23

By Andrew Grice Political Editor A Conservative government would save 38,000 lives a year by scrapping Labour's "top-down" NHS targets, David Cameron will claim today.

2008-06-21 00:00:20

LABOUR's deputy, Schools Minister Jim Knight has challenged the Conservative Party to "come clean" on grammar schools. Mr Knight said he had written to Shadow Schools Secretary Michael Gove to press him on the issue, claiming the Tories were "divided" on academic selection.

2006-06-30 08:13:03

By Adrian Croft LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair's political woes mounted on Friday when a poll showed he is now less popular than his main rival and his Labour Party suffered a humiliating election setback.

2006-06-30 01:37:27

LONDON (Reuters) - A poll in Britain revealed on Friday that British Prime Minister Tony Blair is less popular than his main rival for the first time in 12 years.

2006-06-26 22:36:26

By Adrian Croft LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime

2006-05-05 11:22:05

By Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's ruling right secured a majority on Friday after seven months of weak minority rule, bringing into government fringe groups which had vehemently opposed the country's pro-Western course.

2006-05-05 09:49:25

By Katherine Baldwin and Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair sacrificed two top ministers in a major cabinet shakeup on Friday after his Labour Party recorded one of its worst defeats in a local election since coming to power in 1997.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.