american spirit

Proud of US Olympic team’s hard work: Obama

August 5th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has paid tribute to American sportspersons participating in the London Olympics and Paralympics for their hard work and sacrifice."We could not ... Read more...

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Obama bestows George Bush with America’s highest civilian honour

February 16th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.16 (ANI): US President Barack Obama honoured 41st president George H W Bush with America's highest civilian honour on Tuesday.Obama praised Bush, as a "diplomatic hand" who made possible what ... Read more...

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First Lady Michelle Obama And Laura Bush Visit Temporary Memorial Site At Shanksville

September 12th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Shanksville, Sep 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The crowd which gathered at the United Airlines Flight 93 temporary memorial site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania on Saturday remembered not only the lives lost in ... Read more...

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On Donuts Day Americans Gorge On The Free Snacks

June 5th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) America celebrated the age old custom of Donut Day with retailers handing out free donuts with beverages and even free.The sweet-toothed had the time of ... Read more...

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Palin vows to continue scribbling on hand

March 4th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): Sarah Palin has vowed she would continue scribbling notes on her palms to irk her political rivals.The former Alaska Governor was mocked after she read notes off ... Read more...

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John Murtha The Congressman Passed Away At 77

February 9th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) John Murtha, the Pennsylvania Democratic Representative died on Monday at around 1.18 p.m. He was the first veteran of the Vietnam war to enter Congress and ... Read more...

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4 in 10 say they have achieved the ‘American Dream’

May 5th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): Recession, it seems, has failed to dampen the American spirit. A whopping 44 percent of Americans feel they have achieved their dreams.Another 31 percent are optimistic that ... Read more...

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Obama says he has no interest in running General Motors

March 31st, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 31 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has clarified that his administration has "no intention" of running General Motors, even as the White House forced the automaker's CEO to resign, ... Read more...

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Obama asks GM, Chrysler to shape up or ship out

March 30th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 30 (IANS) President Barack Obama Monday took control of the troubled US auto industry, giving General Motors 60 days and Chrysler 30 days to make a final ... Read more...

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Obamas preparing to host first black-tie White House dinner

February 21st, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle are all set to woo their guests with their entertaining style, for they are now preparing to host their ... Read more...

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