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US Senate defeats birth control amendment


March 2nd, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (IANS) The Democratic controlled US Senate Thursday defeated a Republican sponsored amendment to turn back parts of President Barack Obama's healthcare reform.The amendment, introduced by Republican ... Read more...

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Longtime aide to U.S. Vice President Joe Biden resigns


May 24th, 2011 - 3:26 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A longtime aide and spokeswoman for U.S. Vice President Joe Biden announced her resignation on Monday in order to practice law, the White House said.The Office of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Obama’s ’secret weapon’ on the basketball court revealed


October 7th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, October 7 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama secret weapon that helps him defeats others on the basketball court has been revealed by Senator Bob Casey.Casey was speaking at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Musharraf believes US distrust of Pakistan will continue under Obama administration


February 6th, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.6 (ANI): Pakistans democratic set-up may have been expecting a change of policies from the new United States administration, but according to the former Pak President General. Parvez Musharraf, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US Congress asks Pakistan to root out all terrorists


December 11th, 2008 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 11 (IANS) Condemning the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, both houses of US Congress have asked Pakistan to root out all extremist groups in the country and prevent its territory from ... Read more...

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Obama should focus on Palins readiness, says former Hillary Clinton aide


September 12th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.12 (ANI): Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama should focus more on Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palins readiness to lead, says a former Hillary Clinton loyalist, adding that she still ... Read more...

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Zardari favours Musharrafs resignation


May 26th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 26 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has reportedly refused to develop a working relationship with President Pervez Musharraf, ignoring pressures from the Bush Administration.Many ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan’s coalition government pushing Musharraf to resign (Lead)


May 26th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, May 26 (IANS) The coalition government and the presidency in Pakistan are fast moving towards a possible showdown, with President Pervez Musharraf likely to choose to "resign from office", ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Zardari under US pressure to meet Musharraf


May 26th, 2008 - 11:29 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 26 (IANS) The US is making a concerted effort to persuade Asif Ali Zardari, co-chair of the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), to meet President Pervez Musharraf and develop a ... Read more...

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Eight US senators ask for UN probe into Benazir Bhutto’s assassination


January 25th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Eight US senators have asked President George Bush for an immediate and credible investigation to be conducted under the aegis of the UN into the assassination of former ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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