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U.S. jobless rate drops to 8.1% as people give up searching for work


September 8th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- With employers in the United States adding just 96,000 jobs last month, the national unemployment rate dropped to 8.1 percent as nearly four times as many people ... Read more...

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Obama donors can enter raffle for dinner with Eva Longoria


December 23rd, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS/EFE) Actress Eva Longoria says she will have dinner and an "intimate conversation" on how to help US President Barack Obama win reelection in 2012 with ... Read more...

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Wall Street protests taking on a political hue


October 23rd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) With the 2012 election scene warming up, the snowballing wall street protests against corporate greed are slowly but surely taking on a political hue as ... Read more...

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Obama in campaign mode as he turns 50


August 4th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) As US President Barack Obama turned 50 Thursday, he is back in full-throttle campaign mode attending high profile fund raisers and hitting out at opposition ... Read more...

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US judge rules to release Richard Nixon’s Watergate testimony


July 30th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) After more than 36 years under wraps, former US President Richard Nixon's testimony over the Watergate scandal is set to be released following a court ... Read more...

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Bogus, says Pranab; BJP says chewing gum theory hard to digest (Roundup)


June 22nd, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Despite the dismissal by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee of charges that his office had been bugged, rumours continued to swirl in the capital's political ... Read more...

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U.S. President Obama names Jeremy Bernard as Social Secretary


February 26th, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- United States President Barack Obama on Friday named Jeremy Bernard as Special Assistant to the President and Social Secretary."Jeremy shares our vision for the White House as ... Read more...

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For Obama, ‘economy’ is first priority, to generate more jobs in US


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): With the unemployment rate ending at 9.4 percent last year, US President Barack Obama has said his administration would focus on the economy and on ways to ... Read more...

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Republican Senate chances dealt a fatal blow by Tea Party


September 16th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.16 (ANI): The Boston-based Tea Party has dealt a potentially fatal blow to the Republicans hopes of recapturing the Senate in the mid-term elections, senior Republicans have warned. The ... Read more...

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American Tea Party backed candidates stun Republicans in primaries


September 15th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 15 (ANI): Two unknown Republican Senate primary candidates, Christine O'Donnell and Ovide Lamontagne, backed by the Tea Party have rocked their entrenched party opponents by winning nominations on Tuesday, posing ... Read more...

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Mary Steenburgen And Ted Danson At Chelsea Clinton’s Wedding


August 1st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was the lavish and grand wedding of former US President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's daughter Chelsea Clinton. The who's who of ... Read more...

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Howard Dean terms Fox News coverage of the Shirley Sherrod case as ‘racist’


July 26th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ex governor of Vermont - Howard Dean has taken a direct swipe at Fox News for how the organization reacted in the Shirley Sherrod ... Read more...

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Howard Dean Accuses Fox News Of Racism


July 26th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Howard Dean, who had been the Democratic National committee Chairman earlier, blamed the Fox News of being racist. He blamed the news channel of ... Read more...

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Shell out $30K to attend Obama’s Chicago birthday bash


July 25th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 25 (ANI): Wish to attend Barack Obama's birthday bash in Chicago? Just shell out 30,000dollars and you can party with the US President.Real-estate mogul Neil Bluhm is ... Read more...

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Michael Steele Causes Uproar With Comments Blaming Obama for Afghanistan War


July 3rd, 2010 - 3:42 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Republican Party leader Michael Steele has been facing heavy criticism and had several calls for his resignation following the comments which he allegedly made at a ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin endorses column likening Obama with Hitler


June 27th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): Sarah Palin has showered praise on an article that likens President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler.In a message on her Twitter page, the former Republican Vice Presidential ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin Tweets To Rahm Emanual, ‘U Lie’


June 22nd, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin was not at all happy with the description which Rahm Emanuel gave of the Republican Party over the weekend, and made her aggravation know ... Read more...

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Americans’ perception was that the Clintons would split, but not the Gores


June 2nd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI). The perception in the minds of most Americans, especially in the corridors of power, was that the Clintons - Bill and Hillary - would divorce as soon as ... Read more...

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Gloria Estefan defends decision to invite Obama for political fundraiser


April 17th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 17 (ANI): Cuban singer Gloria Estefan has said that she took the right decision to invite U.S. President Barack Obama for a fundraiser.Gloria and her husband Emilio had invited ... Read more...

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Wanted: Obama’s ‘ghost’ Tweeter, Facebooker!


February 17th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama is on the look out for a social media expert to manage and update his MySpace, Facebook and Twitter pages.The politician's present ghost ... Read more...

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Palin caught consulting notes scribbled on hand during Tea Party speech


February 8th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, February 8 (ANI): Sarah Palin served a critics' delight after consulting notes scribbled on her left hand during an address at the National Tea Party Convention in Nashville.The former ... Read more...

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Republican Brown wins Massachusetts U.S. Senate election


January 20th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by BNO News
BOSTON (BNO NEWS) – Republican Scott Brown on Tuesday won the Massachusetts U.S. Senate special election to replace former U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy, whose family held the seat since 1953.Massachusetts voters ... Read more...

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USINPAC welcomes Singh, optimistic about talks on terrorism, trade


November 23rd, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): The US-India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) has welcomed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on his State Visit to the US.Sanjay Puri, the chairman of USINPAC said," The ... Read more...

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Bauer, Anita Dunn’s Husband, Gets A New Job


October 23rd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Glenn Beck announced on television on October 22nd that a huge announcement was awaited regarding a new job for Robert Bauer, the husband of the controversial Anita ... Read more...

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Nixon’s missing 18 minutes on Watergate tapes may soon be recovered


July 30th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Thanks to a keen-eyed amateur sleuth and modern crime-fighting technology, the political mystery of the missing 18 minutes of President Nixon's conversations on the Watergate tapes, could soon ... Read more...

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Watergate Hotel Auction Fails To Attract Bidders


July 22nd, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
The Watergate Hotel situated in the capital of U.S. i.e. Washington, which is a part of the complex made famous by a political scandal, thus bringing the downfall of the former U.S. ... Read more...

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Mixed reaction to Palin’s resignation as Alaska Governor


July 4th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's decision to resign from office when she still has more than a year left to complete her term, has evoked mixed reactions.Palin's decision ... Read more...

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Obama “committed” to Israel’s peace and security


June 21st, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 21 (ANI): The Obama Administration has reiterated its support for Israel following a survey that showed that only six percent of Jewish Israelis consider US President Barack Obama to ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton undertakes payback campaign tour


June 14th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Bill Clinton's headlong jump into the 2010 election cycle to support his family's long term supporters might have gone unnoticed, but the former US president has deployed all ... Read more...

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Frustrated and baffled, Republicans don’t know how to counter Obama


April 30th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.30 (ANI): Baffled and frustrated Republicans say they don't know how to counter or combat President Barack Obama."Our base is getting frustrated," said one top Republican at the Capitol.Even ... Read more...

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Democratic committee pays 1.74 million dollars spent on Obama’’s victory bash


March 22nd, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Mar. 22 (ANI): Finally, Chicago has recovered the 1.74 million dollars that it spent on President Obama''s victory celebration at Grant Park nearly five months ago. The Democratic National Committee ... Read more...

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Obamas Indian American chief information officer Kundra reinstated


March 18th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.18 (ANI): President Barack Obamas Indian American chief information officer Vivek Kundra, who was on leave because of an FBI investigation, has been reinstated. White House officials confirmed to The New ... Read more...

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Chicago yet to recover 1.74 million dollars for Obamas victory bash


February 21st, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Feb. 21 (ANI): Chicago has yet to recover the 1.74 million dollars that it spent on President Obama''s victory celebration at Grant Park. Already, there is a 50.5 million dollars ... Read more...

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Britney takes a dig at Nixon with dick T-shirt


February 18th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): Britney Spears has reportedly taken a dig at the disgraced former U.S. president Richard Nixon by wearing a T-shirt with his face and the word ''dick'' emblazoned ... Read more...

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Obama site a haven for fans, critics


December 28th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): President-elect Barack Obama''s supporters are eager to take the former community organizer up on his challenge to get to work for the nation, and many are even ... Read more...

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