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George W. Bush voted most unpopular former US president


June 8th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) George W. Bush has been voted the most unpopular living former president of the US.Bush - born July 6, 1946 - was the 43rd president of ... Read more...

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Russian inspectors begin surveillance flight over US


April 8th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A group of Russian military observers begin Sunday a nine-day inspection mission in the skies of the US under the Open Skies Treaty.According to the ... Read more...

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Romney picks up two big endorsements


March 30th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 30 (IANS) Front-runner Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has picked up two more big endorsements, but apparently with little impact on his party's unending race to pick ... Read more...

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Ex-NASA scientist jailed for 13 years


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) A former NASA scientist has been sentenced to 13 years in prison after admitting that he tried to sell space and defence secrets to Israel.Appearing in ... Read more...

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US deployed three aircraft carriers to support Operation Geronimo


May 11th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The US Navy deployed an unprecedented three aircraft carriers to support Operation Geronimo, and gave very strong air cover to the SEALs who hunted down ... Read more...

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Obama bestows George Bush with America’s highest civilian honour


February 16th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.16 (ANI): US President Barack Obama honoured 41st president George H W Bush with America's highest civilian honour on Tuesday.Obama praised Bush, as a "diplomatic hand" who made possible what ... Read more...

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Despite mid-term polls setbacks, Obama may still be re-elected in 2012


January 24th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): US President Barack Obama might have suffered a setback over several issues, including huge loses during last year's mid-term polls, but a detailed analysis suggests that the ... Read more...

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Nigeria drops corruption charges against Cheney after oil firm agrees to pay fine


December 16th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Nigeria has dropped corruption charges against former US Vice-President Dick Cheney, after Halliburton, the oil firm he used to run, agreed to pay 250 million dollars in ... Read more...

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Meghan McCain picks a bone with Palin over ‘blue bloods’ remark


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Meghan McCain once again seized an opportunity to confront Sarah Palin, who dismissed the Bush clan as blue bloods on the Laura Ingraham radio show last week. ... Read more...

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Obama pardons Thanksgiving turkeys ‘Apple’ and ‘Cider’


November 25th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has pardoned Thanksgiving turkeys 'Apple' and 'Cider', but the two won't be making the traditional trip to Disney Land."Now, for the record, let ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush Desires That Sarah Palin Restrict Herself To Alaska


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The former American First Lady, Barbara Bush, who has been characterized as a forthright female, has once again, some analysts admit, exhibited her forthrightness. The ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush Expresses Hope That Sarah Palin Stays In Alaska


November 23rd, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With former Alaska governor Sarah Palin being quite vocal about her ambitions to run for the 2012 United States presidential nomination, it seems that one ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush Feels Palin Should Stay in Alaska


November 23rd, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former Fist Lady of the United States does not seem to feel that Sarah Palin should make a try for the White House, telling Larry King that ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush hopes ‘beautiful’ Sarah Palin ’stays in Alaska’


November 21st, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 21 (ANI): Former First Lady Barbara Bush has said that she 'hopes' Sarah Palin stays in Alaska.Barbara shared her thoughts on Palin in a television interview, and it ... Read more...

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Obama seeking foreign policy gain from four-nation Asian trip following poll setback


November 5th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): After a setback to his party in the mid-term elections, US President Barack Obama seems to be focusing on foreign policy in his four-nation Asian trip, whose ... Read more...

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Taylor Swift’s “Mine” Music Video Makes Its Debut In Maine


August 28th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Kennebunkport, Maine, Aug 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Grammy-award winning songstress Taylor Swift arrived in Kennebunkport, Maine on Friday for the debut of the music video of the lead single from her ... Read more...

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Ben Quayle, Son Of The Former VP Of The U.S., Triumphs In The Congressional Primary In Arizona


August 25th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 25, 2010 (Just Flashed): Dan Quayle happened to be the 44th Vice President of America from 1989-1993 under the Presidentship of George H. W. Bush. Dan Quayle had functioned ... Read more...

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Jane Skinner Quits Fox To Spend Time With Family


June 26th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Renowned TV News anchor Jane Skinner has decided to quit her job after 12 years in the field to spend more time with her family. Her ... Read more...

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White House Releases Obama’s 2009 Income $5.5 Million


April 16th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Barack Obama, and his wife Michelle made 5.5 million dollars income last year, and had around $1.8 to pay in taxes. Their taxable income was 5 ... Read more...

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush hospitalized


March 29th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Houston, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former First Lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized. She is admitted in a Houston hospital, where doctors conducted numerous tests over the weekend. The family spokesperson ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush Submits Herself To Hospitalization In Houston


March 29th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The previous first lady of America, Barbara Bush, underwent hospitalization on Saturday in Houston to submit herself to usual examinations. Nevertheless, medical doctors have not ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush Undergoes Series Of Tests In Hospital


March 29th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Houston, Mar 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former United States first lady Barbara Bush, who was hospitalized on Saturday, has not been released from the medical facility as yet and continues to ... Read more...

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush Admitted In Hospital For Routine Tests


March 28th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina GomezHouston, Mar 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former first lady Barbara Bush has been admitted to a medical facility in order to undergo certain routine tests, reports have stated. Although Barbara Bush ... Read more...

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Barbara Bush hospitalised


March 28th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 28 (IANS) Barbara Bush, wife of former US president George H.W. Bush, has been hospitalised, a media report said Sunday. Barbara was taken to hospital Saturday morning after "not feeling well", ... Read more...

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US, Russia close to signing deal on nuke weapons reduction


March 25th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 25 (ANI): The United States and Russia are close to announcing a nuclear weapons deal that would replace the START accord of 1991.The apparent agreement comes just ahead of ... Read more...

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US, China ‘just agree to disagree’ on Dalai Lama


February 20th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) The US has brushed aside Chinese protests over President Barack Obama's and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's meetings with the Dalai Lama saying "we just ... Read more...

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Obama meets Dalai Lama, speaks for human rights


February 19th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Brushing off Chinese warnings, President Barack Obama met with the Dalai Lama to express his "strong support" for human rights and religious freedom for ... Read more...

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Obama meets Dalai Lama defying Chinese warnings (Third Lead)


February 19th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) President Barack Obama held a long awaited meeting with the Dalai Lama Thursday defying warnings from Beijing that it could further strain US-Sino relations amid ... Read more...

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Obama-Dalai Lama meet shows US concern for Tibet, say exiles


February 12th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 12 (IANS) The Tibetan government-in-exile, based in this Himachal Pradesh hill station, says the meeting scheduled between their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and US President Barack Obama indicates ... Read more...

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Aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk not for sale to India: US


February 10th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS)The aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk is not up for sale to the Indian Navy as it has already "outstretched" its life, a senior US Navy officer said ... Read more...

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Democrat Obama and Republican Brown are cousins!


January 30th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): As if losing his US Senate super majority to a Republican was not bad enough, American genealogists have prepared another shocker for President Barack Obama: that Scott ... Read more...

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Barack Obama and Senator Scott Brown are related


January 30th, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Boston, Jan 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US President’s party lost the crucial seat to Senator Scott Brown in Massachusetts, and now to rub the injury in, it turns out that both of ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton to visit Haiti quake scene Monday


January 18th, 2010 - 8:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (DPA) Former US president Bill Clinton plans to visit Haiti's earthquake devastation Monday to meet with survivors and distribute some aid, his foundation said. Clinton, who through his foundation ... Read more...

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Diane Sawyer Bids Goodbye To GMA


December 12th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Diane Sawyer has announced her decision to quit the show "Good Morning America." She announced the decision to the audience in the last episode of the ... Read more...

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Oral history of Bush presidency to be recorded


November 14th, 2009 - 12:36 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charlottesville, Nov 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The University of Virginia's Miller Center of Public Affairs is all set to record an oral history of President George W. Bush's presidency. The center announced ... Read more...

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