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China-bashing increases during US polls, rues daily


September 21st, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) China-bashing becomes intense during US elections and American politicians compete for the toughest stance against the country, rued a Chinese daily Friday. "The things these politicians ... Read more...

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Sikh-Americans confident they shall overcome


August 19th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Confident that the Sikh-American community shall overcome the trauma of the Wisconsin gurdwara shooting, its leaders have sought laws against school bullying, workplace discrimination and ... Read more...

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Indian American politicians rake in cash


August 12th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian American candidates are emerging as a fundraising force for the 2012 US elections, raking in cash from a well-heeled and tight-knit community seeking to ... Read more...

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Palin’s visit to India a tactic to win Indian-American voters’ hearts: Analysts


March 7th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's visit to India this month is viewed by many analysts as a tactic to win the hearts of Indian-American voters in the ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder Assange accuses US lawmakers of calling for his “assassination”


January 31st, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Amid new revelations that Julian Assange had disguised himself as an old woman to escape American intelligence officers, the controversial Wikileaks founder has accused US lawmakers of ... Read more...

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9/11 terrorists didn’t come from Canada, US told


October 20th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 20 (IANS) Canada has once again rebutted the charges by American politicians that 9/11 hijackers entered the US from its northern neighbour.The rebuttal came after US Republican Senate candidate Sharron ... Read more...

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Journalist Edwin Newman dies at the age of 91 years


September 16th, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Renowned United States journalist Edwin Newman has died at the age of 91 years. He died of pneumonia in Oxford, England in August but his family lawyer said ... Read more...

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India invested $26.6 bn; created 60,000 jobs in US: Study


June 16th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 16 (IANS) India, often accused by American politicians of hijacking jobs from "Buffalo to Bangalore", has actually created about 60,000 jobs in the US in the last ... Read more...

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Britain worried that BP oil spill may hit ties with US


June 7th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) The British government is concerned that criticism towards energy company BP for its failure to curb the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico may hamper the ... Read more...

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NY governor caught with woman in his closet: Report


January 31st, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 31 (IANS) After his predecessor Eliot Spitzer quit when his $1,000-an-hour romps with call girl Ashley Dupre became public two years ago, current New York Governor David Paterson too ... Read more...

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Obama set to break Nixon’s record of 48 ‘Time’ cover appearances


December 22nd, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22(ANI): US President Barack Obama looks set to break former President Richard M. Nixon's record of 48 cover appearances on the prestigious Time magazine.With 24 covers after just his ... Read more...

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American politicians fail to impress their constituents: Poll


December 20th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20(ANI): A recent poll has found that only 16 percent of the 1,000 people surveyed felt that politicians set a good example for their constituents in terms of public ... Read more...

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Clinton questions Pakistan’s seriousness in taking on Al Qaeda


October 30th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Oct 30 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has questioned Pakistan's seriousness in taking on the Al Qaeda terror group, saying she found it "hard to believe" Islamabad didn't ... Read more...

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Kirk Douglas wins slavery apology from American politicians


June 19th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 19 (ANI): Veteran actor Kirk Douglas recently won a campaign to get an official apology for slavery from America's politicians.Douglas, 92, who has played a slave in his most famous ... Read more...

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Brown to warn US politicians against economic protectionism


March 4th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, who is presently in Washington to bolster Britain''s relations with the US, is expected to warn American politicians to avoid economic protectionism. Brown ... Read more...

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US team heads for India to retrace Martin Luther King’’s steps


February 13th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington/New Delhi, Feb.13 (ANI): US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton flagged off a delegation of musicians and politicians in Washington on Thursday who will be traveling to India for the celebrations ... Read more...

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US lawmakers may move stop aid to Pakistan


December 17th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, dec.17 (ANI): Several American politicians with close links to India have reportedly launched a quiet campaign to persuade the incoming Obama administration to stop US aid to Pakistan. Some lawmakers may ... Read more...

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‘Obama win gives hope to Indian American politicians’


November 5th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 5 (IANS) Barack Obama's historic win in the presidential election opens the gates for Indian American politicians like Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to enter the White House in future, ... Read more...

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Brown dramatically blames US for world banking crisis


October 1st, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has blamed America for the world banking crisis, and said it had a duty to fix it.Brown said the financial turmoil ... Read more...

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Tony Blair to be interviewed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart


September 17th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will be interviewed on America''s favourite fake news programme The Daily Show With Jon Stewart.On Comedy Central channel''s flagship programme, he ... Read more...

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The Hanuman factor in Indian support to Barack Obama!


June 29th, 2008 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 29 (IANS) Indian Americans are switching their loyalties from the Clintons to the likely Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama, thanks to Hanuman, so suggests a columnist in the ... Read more...

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Tata deal shows ‘India has arrived’: Sunil Mittal


March 26th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, March 26 (IANS) Tata Motors' acquisition of the prestigious Jaguar and Land Rover car brands shows that "India has arrived" on the world scene - something American politicians ... Read more...

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Negroponte cautions against unilateral US action in FATA


March 1st, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar.1 (ANI): U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Negroponte has cautioned the Bush Administration against taking unilateral action in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), and suggested that consultations must take ... Read more...

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Pak intelligence was diverting US aid to rig the elections, according to Benazir


January 1st, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan.1 (ANI): Benazir Bhutto was scheduled to meet two senior American politicians to show them a confidential report that suggested that Pakistans intelligence service was using US money to rig parliamentary ... Read more...

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Now, a dictionary on ‘How Not To Say What You Mean’


November 14th, 2007 - 2:27 am ICT by admin
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