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Martin Luther King’s trusted civil rights photographer was FBI informant

September 15th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Martin Luther King Jr's confidant, who was a well-known photographer of the US civil rights era, was a FBI informant, it has emerged.Ernest Withers, who died in 2007 ... Read more...

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White House blunder over Oval Office rug quote

September 6th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 6 (ANI): The White House has committed an embarrassing blunder over an Oval Office carpet quotation, which they thought belonged to Martin Luther King but in fact, doesn't.The original ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck Organizes A Honor Rally On King’s ‘Dream’ Speech Anniversary

August 28th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin as well as a large number of conservative members will help in rallying a huge crown in front of ... Read more...

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Malaysian couple die three hours apart after 66-years of marriage

June 15th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 15 (ANI): A Malaysian couple, who was married for 66-years, shared a love that was so deep that when one passed away, the other followed after three hours.It ... Read more...

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US envoy commemorates Martin Luther King Junior

January 18th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): As the United States today commemorates the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., United States Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer noted the debt of gratitude Americans owe not ... Read more...

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Obama accepts Nobel peace prize, defends use of force (Lead)

December 10th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, Dec 10 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Thursday accepted the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize saying he was a "living testimony to the moral force of non-violence", while at the same time ... Read more...

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Spielberg to make biopic on Martin Luther King

May 20th, 2009 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg is set to fulfill his longtime dream of bringing the life of legendary civil rights activist Martin Luther King to the big screen ... Read more...

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Martin Luther King Jr. biopic in the pipeline

May 19th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Life rights to Martin Luther King Jr. have been acquired by DreamWorks and the film studio is bringing a biopic on the slain civil rights leader to ... Read more...

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US collector asks India to spread Gandhi’s message of non-violence

March 5th, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) Saying that Mahatma Gandhi's message was needed more than ever at this crucial point in human history, a US collector of Gandhi items has formally offered to not ... Read more...

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Indians happiest with sex lives, shows 13-nation survey

February 25th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 25 (ANI): Indians sure are having a rocking time in the bedroom. A new survey has found that 70 percent of people living in the sub-continent are sexually ... Read more...

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Myth of 1 in 10 kids born to ”wrong” father debunked

February 11th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Scientists have debunked the myth that one in 10 kids are illegitimate without their legal fathers knowing that they have been cuckolded, saying that the real figure ... Read more...

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Set to make history, Obama promises to make government work

January 20th, 2009 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Set to make history Tuesday as the first black president of the United States of America, Barack Obama invoked the memory of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther ... Read more...

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What McCain and Obama think is the best and the worst that has happened to the US

October 9th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.9 (ANI): In the series "Presidential Questions," CBS News anchor Katie Couric asked both Barack Obama and John McCain what they thought was the best and the worst thing ... Read more...

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Women not as mad after muscle men as men believe

September 25th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 25 (ANI): When it comes to men, women dont actually want them to have bulging biceps or a washboard stomach, reveals a new Australian research.The study, which has been ... Read more...

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