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Gay marriage: Churchgoers not to vote Tory in next polls


August 18th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) At least six out of 10 Britons who attend church services regularly say they are less likely to vote for the Conservative party in the next ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin poses for photos for first time with his kids


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 22 (IANS/EFE) Ricky Martin posed for the first time with his twins, Matteo and Valentino, and partner Carlos for an interview he gave to the Spanish edition of ... Read more...

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Bishop Stortford to end its twinning relationship with foreign cities


December 15th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bishop’s Stortford has decided to end its twinning relationship with two foreign cities. The English town shared cultural links with the German city of Friedberg and the ... Read more...

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Iranian parliament to question President Ahmadinejad?


October 30th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 30 (IANS) The Iranian parliament could question President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad following the presentation of a motion seeking to do so, the Mehr news agency reported.The motion, signed by ... Read more...

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British home secretary seeks Human Rights Act scrapped


October 3rd, 2011 - 2:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) British Home Secretary Theresa May wants the Human Rights Act should be scrapped as it is hindering the Home Office's efforts to deport terrorist suspects, ... Read more...

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Tory councillor Bob Frost suspended after racist comments on Facebook


August 19th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bob Frost, the Tory councillor who made racist remarks on his Facebook page about the rioters in London recently has been suspended. The 49-year-old who is also ... Read more...

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Don’t hate Obama, defeat him: Bobby Jindal


June 18th, 2011 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian American Republican Governor Bobby Jindal has cautioned his party's conservative activists against demonising Democratic President Barack Obama in the fashion some liberals did ... Read more...

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Tories clinch majority in Canada polls


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, May 3 (ANI): Canadians have handed the Conservative Party its long-coveted majority after a game-changing election that boosted the New Democrats to the Official Opposition, decimated the Bloc Québécois and humbled ... Read more...

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More Americans want a new president than Obama to be re-elected: Fox News poll


April 8th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.8 (ANI): A Fox News poll has revealed that forty eight percent of American voters think the country would be better off with a new president. Only 44 percent think ... Read more...

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Leaders need to listen more closely to Americans: Poll


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 7 (ANI): A new poll has suggested that leaders in the United States should look more deeply at the public's priorities, particularly regarding proposed cuts to medical, health and scientific ... Read more...

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UK govt to rope in superhero Sportacus to tackle obesity


March 14th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): British ministers are considering roping in a famous children's character to help them tackle obesity.They hope the BBC children's programme Lazytown, which sees the athletic superhero Sportacus ... Read more...

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Chris Christie defends Michelle Obama’s obesity campaign


February 28th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 28 (ANI): Even though US First Lady Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity was mocked by Sarah Palin and some conservatives, Republicans Chris Christie and Mike Huckabee have sided ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama portrayed as overweight in cartoon attacking her obesity campaign


February 16th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has been portrayed as an overweight, hamburger-munching glutton in a very personal cartoon attack.The offensive caricature, which was posted on Biggovernment.com, is ... Read more...

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Palin’s ‘Neanderthal’ swipe at possible 2012 GOP rival Santorum


February 10th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin has taken a swipe at Republican Party member Rick Santorum by saying that she will leave it to his wife to label ... Read more...

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Palin calls Santorum a Neanderthal for comments about her not attending CPAC


February 10th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin has called Republican Party member Rick Santorum a Neanderthal after he suggested that she's not attending CPAC because she's out making money ... Read more...

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UK Olympic games should not be magnet for sex trafficking: Home Secretary


February 10th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper has warned that Prime Minister David Cameron must do more to stop next year's Olympic Games from becoming a magnet for sex ... Read more...

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‘If I make 2012 White House bid, it will be with thick skin and steel spine,’ says Palin


February 6th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
California (US), Feb.6 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has said that if she does make a bid for the White House in 2012, she will ... Read more...

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Canadians divided over Govt’s plan to keep soldiers in non-combat role in Afghanistan


December 14th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Dec 14 (ANI): Forty-eight percent of Canadians support government's plan to keep soldiers in a non-combat role in Afghanistan, while 44 percent oppose it, according to a new Angus Reid poll.Although ... Read more...

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Lib Dems may lose half of their voters in next election: Poll


December 12th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 12 (ANI): The Liberal Democratic party in Britain is likely to lose nearly half of its voters in the next general election, according to a new poll.The Telegraph quoted the ... Read more...

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UK Labour party to be first to allow public to vote in leadership contests


November 28th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.28 (ANI): Britain's Labour is to become the first major political party to open up its leadership elections to members of the public.According to The Telegraph, ordinary voters will be able ... Read more...

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Ex-Arkansas Guv Huckabee predicts Palin win in 2012


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Des Moines (Iowa, US), Nov. 23 (ANI): Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee believes that if former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin jumps into the 2012 Republican presidential primary, "she may run away ... Read more...

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Obama administration to continue terrorism trials in civilian court despite criticism


November 19th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): The Obama administration remains committed to trying terrorism suspects in civilian courts, even though a federal jury acquitted a Tanzanian of all but one charge in the 1998 ... Read more...

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Obama is most prolific money-raiser in political history for Republicans!


October 28th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 28 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's left-leaning political agenda is scaring conservatives into donating huge sums of money to the Republican parties."Many, many people conservative by nature are ... Read more...

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George Soros Donates $1 Million To Back Media Matters


October 21st, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) George Soros, who was suspected of financing Media Matters by conservatives, has donated $1 million to the group. However, Media Matters has always maintained that they ... Read more...

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EU-India “free trade agreement” will allow flood of Indian skilled workers into Britain


October 9th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): A new European Union trade deal with India, which is scheduled to be signed in December, would reportedly allow thousands of Indian workers to enter Britain.According to ... Read more...

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Real estate tycoon Trump to run for US president in 2012


October 6th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Real estate tycoon and reality television host Donald Trump has showed his interest for the first time in running for president of the United States, saying that ... Read more...

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‘Family Guy’ Episode Features Rush Limbaugh


October 4th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated 'Family Guy' episode featuring Rush Limbaugh was aired on October 3. In spite of the show being hilarious, there were some seriously political ... Read more...

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Labour benefited from electoral fraud ‘in Asian community’ in general elections: Baroness Warsi


October 1st, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1(ANI): Baroness Warsi, Britain's first female Muslim cabinet minister, has claimed that the Conservatives failed to win an overall majority at the general election because Labour stole three seats from ... Read more...

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Obama congratulates Australia’s prime minister


September 8th, 2010 - 9:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Tuesday offered his congratulations to Australia's Prime Minister Julia Gillard, who held onto office after breaking a 17-day logjam that built up behind ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin Says To Jay Leno That She Unreservedly Decided To Join DWTS


September 6th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 6, 2010 (Just Flashed): Bristol Palin happens to be the 19-year-old daughter of the prominent American Republican, Sarah Palin, who is the former Governor of Alaska. Sarah Palin is ... Read more...

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Ken Mehlman Comes Out Of The Closet, Says He Is Gay!


August 27th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what has come as a shocking revelation for the opponents of same sex relationship, the chairman of Republican National Committee and a campaign aide of ... Read more...

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Ken Mehlman Declares Himself To Be Gay


August 27th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): According to the latest stories doing the rounds, Ken Mehlman is gay. Mehlman has been the head of the Bush/Cheney reelection campaign as well ... Read more...

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Voting ends in Australia, PM takes early lead (Third Lead)


August 21st, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 21 (IANS) Polling in Australia ended Saturday with initial results showing the ruling Labor Party having a slight edge over the opposition, but the final outcome will only be announced ... Read more...

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Australians vote in cliff-hanger election (Lead, changing dateline)


August 21st, 2010 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 21 (DPA) Voting began Saturday in a parliamentary election that Australians expect will be decided by a handful of votes in a few marginal seats because the rival parties ... Read more...

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Pak-origin Brit Tory Councilor charged with bigamy


August 5th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5(ANI): A 52-year-old Pakistan-origin British Conservative party leader has been charged with bigamy.Slough Borough Councilor Pervez Choudhry was arrested on Monday and later released on bail."A 52-year-old man has ... Read more...

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