John Major

Type: Person
Name: John Major
Title: Former Prime Minister
Organization: United Kingdom
Date of Birth: 29/03/1943
Place of Birth: St. Helier, Carshalton, Surrey
Nationality: United Kingdom
Fact Sheet: Biography for John Major
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 1 reports

Pollsters face recriminations over Scottish referendum

Campaigners warn polls have been 'widely inaccurate' and after they caused days of panic and caused the pound to plummet Pollsters could face recriminations in the days following the independence referendum following weeks of conflicting results, experts ... [Published Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 37 mins ago - 1 reports

BBC News - Questions raised over British candidate for EU job

David Cameron (1776 articles) Track-ItJohn Major (54 articles) Track-ItJonathan Hill (14 articles) Track-ItJean-Claude Juncker (90 articles) Track-It ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Scots, Brits and us: Nightmares & dreams

‘Our worst nightmare.” That’s how a “senior official” in the Obama administration, quoted by The Financial Times, describes the White House fear that not only might the Scots quit the United Kingdom but that Britain would then quit the European Union ... [Published New York Post - 21 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

News Analysis: Politicians, experts underscore predicaments of independent Scotland

While Scotland is preparing for its historic referendum Thursday on whether to end its 307-year-old union with the rest of Britain on Thursday, politicians and experts have repeatedly voiced the adversities and predicaments met by an independent Scto ... [Published China.org.cn - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 3 reports

Scotland in Last Day of Campaigning Before Vote on Independence from U.K.

Unionist supporters gather near to George Square, where Yes activists had been holding a pre referendum event on Sept. 17, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. The referendum debate has entered its final day of campaigning as the Scottish people prepare to go to ... [Published KTLA - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Keith Brown letter on the independence referendum

:30 0 commentsJust as I believe the founding father of the Labour Party, Keir Hardie, would have undoubtedly supported independence for Scotland, more and more Labour supporters – including senior members of the Labour Party and Labour politicians – are ... [Published Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Undecided voters: the key to Scotland’s future

Their numbers are as confused as the Scotland referendum poll predictions themselves, some putting them at 23 percent, others placing them at just 8.But one certainty is that their decision is Scotland's future - the "Undecided" holding the result of ... [Published Turkish Weekly - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Leading pollster says referendum could be biggest embarrassment for industry since 1992 general election

The boss of one of the polling firms trying to predict the outcome of the independence referendum today admitted they might have it completely wrong.In recent weeks the polls have narrowed to suggest the result is on a knife edge, with the latest poll ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

John Major: Nationalists deceived Scots

Former U.K. Prime Minister John Major makes an impassioned plea for Scotland to remain in the union with the U.K. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Scottish have been ‘fed a load of pap’ by nationalists, says former UK PM John Major

By Mick Krever, CNNExactly 36 hours before Scotland begins voting on an independence referendum, former British Prime Minister John Major made an impassioned plea for Scotland to stay in the United Kingdom, telling CNN’s Christiane Amanpour that the Scottish ... [Published CNN - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sinn Fein broadcasting ban lifted twenty years ago today

The ban had proved hugely controversial as journalists and the media argued that it made reporting on issues in Northern Ireland near impossible.The ban was implemented following an intense few months of Troubles-related violence, including the Ballygawley ... [Published Irish World News - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Madrid square named after Margaret Thatcher opened in ceremony attended by her son Mark

Sir Mark Thatcher was among the dignitaries at the inauguration of a square in Madrid named after his mother, Margaret.The businessman, chief mourner at his mother’s funeral last April, yesterday helped unveil the Plaza Margaret Thatcher in Madrid yesterday, ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 16 2014]

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Pollsters face recriminations over Scottish ref... [Published Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
BBC News - Questions raised over British candid... [Published DailyMe.Com - 6 hours ago]
Satire has died as audiences 'distracted' by GBBO [Published Telegraph - 9 hours ago]
Suitability issue over UK's EU job [Published BBC - 11 hours ago]
Scottish Independence Referendum [Published Cardiff University - 12 hours ago]
Western Mail Letters: Thursday, 18 September, 2014 [Published Wales Online - 13 hours ago]
News Analysis: Politicians, experts underscore ... [Published China.org.cn - 18 hours ago]
Scots, Brits and us: Nightmares & dreams [Published New York Post - 21 hours ago]
What could Scottish independence mean for the G... [Published European CEO - Sep 17 2014]
Scotland in Last Day of Campaigning Before Vote... [Published KTLA - Sep 17 2014]
Union of Fear [Published National Review - Sep 17 2014]
Scots facing decision day [Published CNN - Sep 17 2014]
If Scotland Bolts: What Happens to the UK’s Sec... [Published National Interest - Sep 17 2014]
Keith Brown letter on the independence referendum [Published Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser - Sep 17 2014]
Paul Daniels - back despite popular demand! [Published Rotherham Metropolitan Council - Sep 17 2014]
YEP Letters: September 17 [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Sep 17 2014]
How the fate of the UK will be decided by 350,0... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 17 2014]
Scottish Vote, Options for Bakassi People [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 17 2014]
Undecided voters: the key to Scotland’s future [Published Turkish Weekly - Sep 17 2014]
Scottish mistrust of Conservatives is key in in... [Published Japan Times - Sep 17 2014]
As Scottish independence referendum approaches,... [Published Daily Texan - Sep 17 2014]
Are the referendum polls wrong? [Published BBC - Sep 17 2014]
Scottish have been ‘fed a load of pap’ by natio... [Published CNN - Sep 16 2014]
John Major: Nationalists deceived Scots [Published CNN.com - Video - Sep 16 2014]
Scot-Free? The UK’s Security Council Seat is Sa... [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Sep 16 2014]
Sinn Fein broadcasting ban lifted twenty years ... [Published Irish World News - Sep 16 2014]
Scotland Mulls Split From United Kingdom In Kni... [Published Radio Free Europe - Sep 16 2014]
Leading pollster says referendum could be bigge... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 16 2014]
John Redwood: Devolution fed the flames of nati... [Published Yorkshire Post - Sep 16 2014]
ICM boss: a polling Waterloo is possible...we m... [Published Herald Scotland - Sep 16 2014]
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John Major: Nationalists deceived Scots [Published CNN.com - Video - Sep 16 2014]
Former U.K. Prime Minister John Major makes an impassioned plea for Scotland to remain in the union with the U.K. ...
Prince Harry at 30: Wild rebel with a big heart... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 14 2014]
About 10 years ago, I was invited to meet Prince William over a pint of cider in a pub near Highgrove, his Gloucestershire home. The Prince of Wales’s PR man, Paddy Harverson, took the view that if journalists could meet people in the public eye, like ...
How Ian Paisley ended up surprising himself — a... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 13 2014]
Full Comment’s Araminta Wordsworth brings you a daily round-up of quality punditry from across the globe. Today: The legacy of Ian Paisley is — to put it mildly — mixed. He started off as a rabble-rousing Presbyterian preacher in Northern Ireland ...
John Major is right on independence: there's mu... [Published Politics: Politics blog | guardian.co.uk - Sep 10 2014]
Former Tory PM makes strong points albeit chippishly on the geopolitical problems Scotland would face post-independence LIVE blog: all the latest from the yes and no campaigns John Major is a decent man who has entered the Scottish referendum debate ...
Why I’ve backed Philip Hammond as next Prime Mi... [Published politicalbetting.com - Sep 09 2014]
Why I've backed Philip Hammond and Sajid Javid as next PM. My new PB thread http://t.co/TRVRsnnDDP pic.twitter.com/ckKAJcfvIo — The Screaming Eagles (@TSEofPB) September 9, 2014 A few months ago , there was speculation that if Scotland votes ...
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