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Virginia is bullish on doing business with India

March 11th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Richmond (Virginia), March 11 (IANS) Virginia and Maryland, two states surrounding the American capital, are vying with each other to woo India for investment and to boost exports to one ... Read more...

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US politician sorry for calling Indian American ‘macaca’

June 4th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (IANS) A Republican politician, who lost a re-election bid for the US senate seat in 2006 after he called a Democratic Indian American campaign tracker "macaca", ... Read more...

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Chrysler repays $7.6 bn to US, Canada

May 25th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 25 (IANS/EFE) Chrysler Group LLC said Tuesday that it has completed repayment of $7.6 billion in loans from the US and Canadian governments.Washington, Ottawa and the Ontario provincial ... Read more...

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Missouri passes bill restricting late term abortion

April 8th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jefferson City, April 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Missouri Senate on Thursday passed a bill that would restrict late abortion in the state. Current state laws allow a woman to have an aborting ... Read more...

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Obama likely to nominate Gary Locke as new US Ambassador to China

March 8th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.8 (ANI): President Barack Obama will nominate Commerce Secretary Gary Locke as the new US Ambassador to China, according to senior US officials.Locke would replace current ambassador Jon Huntsman, who ... Read more...

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Hawaii legislature okays same-sex unions

February 17th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Honolulu, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hawaii became the latest favorite state of gay and lesbian activists when the state’s legislature approved a bill that approves same sex unions.Same sex activists have been ... Read more...

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Illinois Is On The Verge Of Ending The Practice Of Death Penalty

January 12th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 12, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The American state of Illinois is on the verge of terminating the death penalty. The Illinoisan Senate has ratified the debarment on capital punishment now ... Read more...

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Discrediting anti-Obama ‘birthers’ is top priority for Hawaii governor

December 25th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Hawaii (US), Dec. 25 (ANI): New Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie has been aggravated by the so-called birther movement, which alleges that US President Barack Obama was not born in the United ... Read more...

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Democratic gov candidate asks Obama to ‘take endorsement and shove it’

October 26th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 26 (ANI): Rhode Island's Democratic governor candidate Frank Caprio has asked US President Barack Obama to 'shove it'.Obama, who flew to Rhode Island on Monday, has refused to ... Read more...

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CNN’s ‘Parker Spitzer’ debut attracts only 460,000 viewers

October 6th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 6 (ANI): CNN's new show 'Parker Spitzer', which replaced 'Rick's List', made its debut on Monday night, but attracted only 454,000 viewers, a decline from the previous show.According to ... Read more...

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West Virginian Governor, Joe Manchin, Triumphs In The Democratic Primary And Will Be A Senatorial Candidate Of The Democrats

August 30th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 30, 2010 (Just Flashed): The Democratic Governor of the American state of West Virginia happens to be Joe Manchin. His Governorship has been characterized by his popularity. Meanwhile, Manchin ... Read more...

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Governor Of New York Desires To Have A Meaningful Meeting With The Makers Of The Divisive ‘Ground Zero’ Mosque

August 20th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 20, 2010 (Just Flashed): David Paterson happens to be the Democratic Governor of New York. He also happens to be the initial governor of New York, who possesses African-American bloodline. ... Read more...

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Developer of mosque near Ground Zero may build center elsewhere

August 13th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 13 (ANI): Sponsors of the proposed mosque near Ground Zero are also considering New York Governor David Paterson's idea to build the center someplace else.Governor Paterson offered state land ... Read more...

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I could beat Obama if he ran for Illinois Governor: GOP nominee

June 17th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 17(ANI): The Republican Party's nominee for Illinois Governor, Bill Brady, has said that the anti-Democrat mood in the state is so strong that he could even beat President Barack ... Read more...

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Oregon Election Results Declared

May 19th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Portland, Oregon, May 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The election results for the state of Oregon has been declared. While most of the results were more or less predicted, the biggest surprise ... Read more...

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Obama denies link with Illinois governor

December 12th, 2008 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 12 (Xinhua) US President-elect Barack Obama has said that no one of his office were engaged in striking a deal with Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich over who would fill the ... Read more...

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