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Benazir was promised she would be PM: Forensic report


February 9th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 9 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Benazir Bhutto had been assured that she would be the prime minister after the 2007 general elections, revealed a forensic report that ... Read more...

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Threat call to Zardari post-26/11 was mischief of a Pakistani: Mukherjee


January 29th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The hoax caller who threatened Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari after the 26/11 attack pretending to be the Indian foreign minister was in fact a Pakistani, ... Read more...

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Bush’s faith in history’s judgement beginning to come around, says Cheney


November 17th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Former President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney shared a stage together Tuesday for the first time since the two left office in 2008, with ... Read more...

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When Condoleeza Rice hung up on Bush to keep him away from DC following 9/11 attacks


September 6th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 6 (ANI): Former US Secretary of State, Condoleeza Rice, has revealed that she ordered the then President George W Bush not to return to Washington after the 9/11 attacks before ... Read more...

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Zardari again scuttling UN probe into Benazir killing?


April 14th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 14 (IANS) Is Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari again attempting to scuttle a UN probe into the assassination of his wife, former prime minister Benazir Bhutto? It would seem ... Read more...

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Karzai to meet UN commission probing Benazir murder following Zardari’s request


April 14th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.14 (ANI): Afghan President Hamid Karzai has agreed to meet the UN commission probing the death of former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto following a request from President Asif Ali ... Read more...

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UK, US talked of toppling Saddam in 2001


December 11th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.11 (ANI): Britain and the US were considering measures to bring down the Saddam Hussein regime in 2001, two years before the second Gulf War, the head of MI6 has ... Read more...

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Sandra Day O’Connor Appears on The Daily Show


March 4th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by GD
Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor appeared as a guest on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart talking about her latest work that includes attempting to make the youth engage ... Read more...

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Iran rebukes US envoy for remarks on nuclear weapons


February 27th, 2009 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 27 (DPA) Iran has sharply criticised the new US envoy to the UN for making "baseless allegations" about Tehran's ambitions to acquire nuclear weapons. US Ambassador Susan Rice said Thursday ... Read more...

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Bush gets a bounce in popularity as he prepares to say goodbye


January 15th, 2009 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 15 (IANS) President George W. Bush, who has of late been touting his image in India, received a bounce in his popularity at home too as he prepared to say ... Read more...

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Obama, Rice, accomplished models of African-American leaders: Study


January 14th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 14 (IANS) Race and gender influence how politicians speak, which might not always be to their advantage, according to a psycho-linguistic study. But there are notable exceptions like Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Race and gender govern politicians speech patterns


January 14th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Analysing the speech patterns of Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and other politicians, scientists have concluded that race and gender greatly influence the way politicians speak, which is ... Read more...

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Origin of Mumbai attack was Pakistan: US


January 7th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (IANS) The US has reiterated that Nov 26 Mumbai terrorist attacks originated from Pakistan, but wants New Delhi and Islamabad to work together to bring those responsible to justice ... Read more...

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Pak should take on Lashkar, Jaish, no envoy on Kashmir: John Kerry


December 15th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor New Delhi, Dec.15 (ANI): Senator John Kerry, a close aide of US President-elect Barack Obama, on Monday said that India has the right to expect that Pakistan should take ... Read more...

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US denies move to brand Pakistan terrorist state


December 13th, 2008 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) Denying there was any move to brand Pakistan a terrorist state, the US has said that Islamabad took action against a front operation of terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) ... Read more...

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Attacks originated from Pakistani soil, reiterates US


December 10th, 2008 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) Reiterating that Mumbai terror attacks originated from Pakistani soil, the United States has said its focus was on diplomacy to try to bring to justice those responsible and ... Read more...

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US asks Pakistan to ensure no more terror attacks


December 9th, 2008 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) The United States has asked Pakistan to work with all interested parties to make sure that there are no future attacks "emanating from Pakistani soil" like last month's ... Read more...

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US to make Pakistan keep its word on Mumbai attacks


December 5th, 2008 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 5 (IANS) Making clear that to keep its word on fighting terror Pakistan needs to act with resolve and urgency and keep communication lines open with India, the US has ... Read more...

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India cannot deliver what Rice wants


December 2nd, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita Prakash New Delhi, Dec.2 (ANI): This is probably one of the last crises that U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice has been tasked to handle, and it is a fruitless ... Read more...

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US to hold Pakistan to commitment on Mumbai terror probe


December 2nd, 2008 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) The US has said it would hold Pakistan to its commitment of cooperating with the investigation of the Mumbai terror attacks but Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice has ... Read more...

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Bush calls Manmohan to offer support after Mumbai attacks


November 27th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 27 (IANS)US President George W. Bush telephoned Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday to offer support to the Indian government as it works to restore order and investigate the "despicable" terrorist ... Read more...

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‘Strong relations with India, China major Bush legacy’


November 22nd, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) "Very aware" of the rise of East Asia and the emergence of China, President George W. Bush had built "strong relations" with India, China and other major powers ... Read more...

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India, US to ink nuclear deal today


October 10th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): India and US will sign the 123 Agreement today, paving the way for nuclear commerce between the two countries. External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee will sign the ... Read more...

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India, US to ink nuclear deal on Friday


October 9th, 2008 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee is leaving for Washington tonight to sign the 123 Agreement on Friday with US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, paving the ... Read more...

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Pranab heads to Washington to sign 123 pact


October 9th, 2008 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee leaves for Washington early Friday morning to sign the bilateral 123 civil nuclear cooperation agreement with the US. With the US enabling ... Read more...

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Mukherjee, Rice to ink 123 Friday


October 9th, 2008 - 9:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) With the US enabling law on the India-US civil nuclear deal in place, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee and US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice will ink the ... Read more...

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Bush signs historic n-deal law, assures fuel supply (Third Lead)


October 9th, 2008 - 3:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) US President George W. Bush has signed the enabling law on the India-US civil nuclear deal with an assurance that the US would honour its commitment on nuclear ... Read more...

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Bush assures fuel supply as he signs historic n-deal law (Second Lead)


October 9th, 2008 - 2:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) US President George W. Bush has signed the enabling law on the India-US civil nuclear deal with an assurance that the US would honour its commitment on nuclear ... Read more...

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Bush calls it ‘a big deal’ as he signs law (Lead)


October 9th, 2008 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) US President George W. Bush has signed the enabling law on the India-US civil nuclear deal making clear there would be no change in the implementing 123 agreement ... Read more...

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Condoleeza Rice in Delhi, delay in signing 123 pact


October 4th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 4 (ANI): US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice arrived here on a two-day visit but the 123 civilian nuclear agreement will not be signed today. During her visit, Rice ... Read more...

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No India like n-deal for Pakistan for now, says US


October 3rd, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 3 (IANS) The US has ruled out an India like civil nuclear deal with Pakistan for the present, saying India's case "was unique in the respect of a long history ... Read more...

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Berman supports India n-deal on assurance from Condoleezza Rice


September 27th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) Key US lawmaker Howard Berman says he agreed to support the India-US civil nuclear deal after being assured that US would seek a global ban on export of ... Read more...

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Pelosi support boosts chances of quick approval of n-deal


September 12th, 2008 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) Top US Congressional leaders have backed the India-US civil nuclear deal to brighten the prospects for the landmark agreement to be approved before Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visits ... Read more...

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Bush invitation to PM a pointer to fast n-deal approval (Lead)


September 11th, 2008 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) President George W. Bush Thursday invited Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the White House Sep 25 in a major indication that the historic India-US civil nuclear deal may ... Read more...

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Defence Minister leaves for four-day US visit


September 7th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 7 (ANI): Defence Minister A. K. Antony has left on a four-day visit to United States to hold discussions on security cooperation and other strategic issues with President ... Read more...

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