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Indian-American on panel to make Chicago immigrant friendly


August 18th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Aug 18 (IANS) Ami Gandhi, an Indian American public policy expert, has been named to a committee formed by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to make President Barack Obama's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No deal with Pakistan casts shadow over NATO summit


May 21st, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 21 (IANS) As a NATO summit opened here amid protests, the US failed to strike a deal with Pakistan to reopen supply lines to Afghanistan casting a long ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Obama faces uphill re-election climb, says ex-aide


October 10th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emaunuel, who served as President Barack Obama's first Chief of Staff, says his former boss' re-election was far from a sure thing."There's ... Read more...

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Major meets in US to woo investors to India


September 4th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is undertaking two major initiatives in the US this month to bring home business opportunities ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rahm Emanuel wins Chicago Mayor bid with over 50 percent votes


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): Rahm Emanuel, the former White House chief of staff, has been elected as the Mayor of Chicago, winning over 50 percent of votes.With 87 percent of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rahm Emanuel Allowed To Run For Mayor Finally


January 28th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former chief of staff of US president Barack Obama, namely Rahm Emanuel has been allowed to run for the post of Chicago mayor by the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Illinois SC allows Rahm Emanuel to run for Chicago’s Mayor post


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): The Illinois supreme court has finally allowed President Barack Obama's former chief of staff Rahm Emanuel to run for the Mayor's post in Chicago, overturning a lower ... Read more...

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Rahm Emanuel ruled ineligible for appearing on mayor’s ballot by Illinois appeals court


January 25th, 2011 - 2:28 am ICT by BNO News
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (BNO NEWS) -- Rahm Emanuel, former White House chief of staff, on Monday was ruled ineligible to appear on the mayor's ballot by the Illinois appeals court.Tow of three judges ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Susan Sher to step down as Michelle Obama’s top aide


November 17th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): The US first lady Michelle Obama's office has announced that chief of staff Susan Sher would head back to Chicago after January 1 next year.Sher, who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley won’t run for the re-election


September 8th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mayor of Chicago has announced that the time "just feels right" for him to bring his 21-year rule of the third largest city of America ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Famous Former Congressman Dan Rostenkowski Dies At 82


August 12th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The eventful life of Dan Rostenkowski came to an end on Wednesday. The famous congressman who got elected in 18 terms in the Congress before his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Supreme Court Rules Against Handgun Ban, States Fume


June 29th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Chicago, June 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Supreme Court ruling may put an end to the decade old handgun ban in Chicago but the city mayor has vowed that he ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Rahm Emanuel Desires To Occupy The Post Of The Chicago Mayor


April 21st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rahm Emanuel pronounced on Charlie Rose’s PBS program on Monday that, if Mayor Richard Daley of Chicago resolves not to run for a seventh term, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rahm Emanuel Reported To Run For Chicago Mayor


January 6th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Chicago, Jan 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest report to hit the political circles is that Rahm Emanuel is considering running for the post of mayor in the upcoming elections. In ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

First ‘First Lady’, Michelle Obama in short shorts!


August 20th, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 20 (IBNS) Shorts may be short for the ladies gifted with long legs. This doesn’t prevent Michelle Obama from being first ‘First Lady’ in short shorts, although they are tough to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Koko Taylor passes away


June 4th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
Koko Taylor passed away on Wednesday at the age of 80. The Grammy award winner was recovering from a gastrointestinal surgery that had taken place on May 19. She breathed her last ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Obama could benefit from reverse Bradley effect


October 18th, 2008 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 18 (ANI): A study finds that Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama outperformed voter preference polls in 12 states during the primaries and could do the same on Election Day, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New McCain ad links Obama to old Chicago corruption


September 23rd, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 23 (ANI): John McCain trying to reclaim the advantage that slipped to Barack Obama as the Wall Street mess has unfolded, has criticized his democratic rival of running the ... Read more...

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