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Treasury Minister Laws quits coalition post  Liberal Democrat David Laws has resigned as Chief Secretary to the Treasury after admitting he claimed expenses to pay rent to his partner   Brown 'stepping down as Labour leader'  Gordon Brown has announced he will step down as party leader by September - as his party opens formal talks with the Lib Dems   Pressure on PM as another minister quits  Gordon Brown is preparing to face his Labour critics after Environment minister Jane Kennedy quit with a blast at his leadership   Minister quits, calls for Brown's resignation
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  Libyan foreign minister defects
Hague quits as UK foreign secretary   William Hague has stood down as foreign secretary and will stay in the cabinet as Leader of the Commons, Downing Street has said BBC boss George Entwistle resigns  The BBC's director general, George Entwistle, has resigned in the wake of the Newsnight child abuse broadcast James Murdoch stepping down from BSkyB  The son of media magnate Rupert Murdoch, is expected to step down as the chairman of BSkyB on Tuesday,   London police chief resigns amid scandal

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  The widening phone-hacking scandal that brought down one of Britain's biggest newspapers claimed another victim
 Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Paul Stephenson resigns
  Moussa Koussa arrived in London Wednesday and told the government there that he has resigned

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  Prime Minister said he was 'disappointed' over the resignation of James Purnell. In his letter of resignation Purnell also called on Brown to step aside
Jun.3   Brown attacked after Blears quits  Communities Secretary Hazel Blears has quit the cabinet, increasing pressure on Prime Minister Gordon Brown Jun.2 Home secretary Smith to step down  Jacqui Smith is to stand down in the cabinet reshuffle. Gordon Brown is set to shake up his cabinet after European and English local electio... May.19 Speaker quits 'for sake of unity'
  Michael Martin has told MPs he intends to stand down, so becoming the first Commons Speaker to be forced out of office for 300 years
May.15 Justice minister Malik steps down  Labour MP Shahid Malik has stepped down pending an inquiry into claims about his expenses made in the Daily Telegraph Apr.9 Police chief quits over blunder  Assistant Commissioner Bob Quick has quit after admitting he could have jeopardised an operation aimed to thwart a possible terror plot

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Jun.12 Top UK MP quits over terror law  Shadow home secretary David Davis has resigned from Commons to stop the erosion of British civil liberties

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Dec.4 Top anti-terror cop steps down  Assistant Commissioner Andy Hayman has resigned his position after media allegations that he faced an investigation into expense claims

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Sep.26   It's hard to let go, admits Blair
  Tony Blair used his last Labour conference speech to urge the party to unite and win a fourth term Sep.7   Blair: I will resign within a year
  Prime Minister has refused to set a date for his departure
May.5   Embattled Blair axes top ministers
  rime Minister axed his law and order minister and demoted his foreign secretary in a wide-ranging reshuffle

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Aug.29 Campbel, Blair's right-hand man, quits
Map of Downing Street United Kingdom  Downing Street media chief said his resignation was not related to the Hutton inquiry

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B. 2014-07-14 Hague quits as UK foreign secretary Downing Street, London
2. 2012-11-10 BBC boss George Entwistle resigns London
D. 2012-04-03 James Murdoch stepping down from BSkyB London
2011-07-17 London police chief resigns amid scandal London
F. 2011-03-30 Libyan foreign minister defects London
6. 2010-05-29 Treasury Minister Laws quits coalition post London
H. 2010-05-10 Brown 'stepping down as Labour leader' London
I. 2009-06-08 Pressure on PM as another minister quits London
J. 2009-06-04 Minister quits, calls for Brown's resignation London

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