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West Virginia governor Earl Ray Tomblin talks about his future plans


October 5th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charleston, W.Va., Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin won the West Virginia governorship race by using a strategy that might turn out to be the obvious in 2012. Tomblin distanced ... Read more...

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Is Frankie Muniz thinking about a career in politics?


June 20th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Frank Muniz has given his indication of running for a public office in the United States. The 25-year-old told his fans on Twitter that ... Read more...

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Jane Seymour says that Arnold Schwarzenegger has other love children as well


May 23rd, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Jane Seymour says fellow star Arnold Schwarzenegger have at least two other children that his wife does not know about. During an interview with CNN, ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin accused of being a ‘paranoid’ woman


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): The draft of a memoir - written by Sarah Palin's once trusted aide, Frank Bailey, and leaked to the media - contains emails that vividly portray her ... Read more...

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Ex-aide attacks Sarah Palin in new book


February 20th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS/EFE) Frank Bailey, formerly the right hand man of Sarah Palin, ex-governor of Alaska and Republican candidate for vice president of the US in 2008, has attacked his ... Read more...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger inspects his larger-than-life clay sculpture


February 18th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Actor and former Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger was pictured inspecting a 9-foot-tall clay sculpture build in his image during his bodybuilding days.The statue, which depicts the ... Read more...

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‘I won’t mind returning with ‘military uniform on’ to make Pakistan sovereign’: Altaf


January 25th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 25(ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has said he will return to Pakistan clad in military uniform, if needed, for the sovereignty of the country.In his telephonic address ... Read more...

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Blasphemy laws should remain intact in Pakistan: PPP leader


January 11th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 11(ANI): Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan has said the country's blasphemy laws should remain intact, and if Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer committed any mistake or blasphemy, ... Read more...

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New York Governor David Paterson Is Fined $62,125 For Acknowledging 5 Gratis Tickets From New York Yankees


December 21st, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
The Commission on Public Integrity of the New York State in America has voiced on Monday that it has inflicted an economic penalty worth $62,125 on the State’s Governor, David Paterson, as ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal ‘not interested’ in running for president in 2012


November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Bobby Jindal, the Indian origin Governor of Louisiana, has claimed that he is not interested in running for president in 2012.Jindal, a rising star selected by the ... Read more...

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New flick reveals Eliot Spitzer’s favorite hooker, and it’s not Ashley Dupre


November 11th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A new documentary named "Client Nine: The Rise & Fall of Eliot Spitzer" by Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney has revealed that Eliot Spitzer's most famous hooker Ashley Dupre ... Read more...

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Andrew Cuomo wins the New York governor race, girlfriend Sandra Lee overjoyed


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York has a new First Girlfriend in the form of Sandra Lee who is arguably more popular than his boyfriend, Andrew Cuomo who has ... Read more...

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Democrats Rule In California With Jerry Brown


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Considering that California is one of the biggest and most diverse states in the country, winning the governorship gives the Democrats a big boost. With the ... Read more...

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Governor David Paterson Appears On ‘SNL’, Criticizes Jokes On Disabled


September 26th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A big surprise for the fans of 'Saturday Night Live' came on Saturday as Fred Armisen's favorite target, the New York governor himself, appeared on the ... Read more...

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Indian IT industry terms Ohio’s outsourcing ban ‘discriminative’


September 8th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 8 (IANS) Indian IT industry Wednesday termed the Ohio state's bill to ban outsourcing of its IT projects discriminative and counter-productive to the US government thrust on reducing public deficit. "Ohio's ... Read more...

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Is Kristin Davis going to run for the New York Governor elections?


August 25th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kristin Davis, the former ‘madam’ who gave Elliot Splitzer his supply of prostitutes when he was in office as both the Attorney General and New York ... 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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Prosecutors Pledge Retrial As Rod Blagojevich Is Convicted Of 1 Of 24 Counts Against Him


August 18th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rod Blagojevich happens to be a member of the Democratic Party of America and was also the Governor of the state of Illinois from ... Read more...

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Mexican fined for mentioning god during poll campaign


July 30th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 30 (IANS/EFE) A politician in Mexico has been fined over 27,000 pesos ($2,000) for referring to god in public during his election campaign for governor of a northwestern state, ... Read more...

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Legal Defense Fund Of Sarah Palin, Established During Her Governorship Of Alaska, Has Been Labeled As Illegal


June 25th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A legal defense fund established in favor of the ex-Alaskan Governor, Sarah Palin, has been labeled as illegal. It must reimburse approximately $400,000 to ... Read more...

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Indian-American Haley is racially attacked


June 6th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 6 (IANS) Indian-American Nikki Haley, who is contesting governorship in South Carolina, was attacked racially by a state lawmaker who called her a "raghead", media reports said Sunday. Republican ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s daughter unveils PR firm


January 7th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 7 (ANI): Sarah Palin's daughter Bristol has launched a public relations firm in Alaska.According to articles of organization filed with the state Commerce Department, the 19-year-old unmarried mum ... Read more...

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Five things about Sarah Palin you never knew


November 24th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): While much has been discussed about Sarah Palin's book 'Going Rogue', there are facets of her life mentioned in the tome that have not yet been unravelled ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s husband Todd Palin resigns


October 10th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Anchorage, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former vice presidential charismatic candidate Sarah Palin’s husband Todd has quit his oil field job on the North Slope.Sarah Palin had also resigned form her governorship ... Read more...

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US lecture circuit believes Sarah Palin is a “blithering idiot”


September 30th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 30 (ANI): Sarah Palin may have bagged a fat paycheck for her soon-to-be-released memoir, but American lecture buyers think she is an "idiot".Although, Palin has entered into a ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin finishes memoir months early


September 29th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): Sarah Palin has penned her memoir in just four months after the announcement of the book deal, her publisher has revealed.The book, which was due next spring, ... Read more...

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Dupre ’sexcapades’ dashed former NY Governor Spitzer’s presidency dreams


September 21st, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 21(ANI): Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer's dalliance with Ashley Dupre, the call girl involved in the scandal responsible for Spitzer's resignation, not only toppled him from governorship, but ... Read more...

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Letter of South Carolina Governor Sanford to Lt. Governor Bauer


August 27th, 2009 - 3:28 am ICT by BNO News
COLUMBIA, South Carolina (BNO NEWS) -- South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford sent the following letter to Lt. Governor Andre Bauer after he called upon the governor to resign immediately. "Dear Andre, Thank you for ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin fomally gives up governorship


July 26th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (DPA) Former Republican US vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin left unclear her future political plans Sunday as she formally ended her tenure as governor of the state of Alaska. Palin, ... Read more...

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Palin’s next hand will determine how well book sales do


July 9th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 9 (ANI): How Sarah Palin plays her next hand, politically or otherwise, will determine how well books about her or written by her will do in the publications ... Read more...

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Palin’s shocking decision could end her president dreams


July 4th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 4 (ANI): Sarah Palin's shocking announcement of stepping down as Alaska Governor has doomed her chances of ever becoming a President, Republican insiders have claimed."She has an incredibly ... Read more...

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‘Mistress is ’soul mate, but I want to fall back in love with wife’, says love-cheat Gov. Sanford


July 1st, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
South Carolina, July 1 (ANI): South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford on Tuesday came up with an amusing statement when he anointed his Argentine mistress as his soul mate.However, he did signify that ... Read more...

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Governor Sanford’s wife warned him not to travel to Argentina


June 27th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Columbia, June 27 (ANI): Jenny Sanford, the wife of South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford, who has admitted to an extramarital affair, has said she had warned him not to travel to Argentina ... Read more...

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Republicans tap Indian American Jindal to counter Obama speech


February 12th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.12 (ANI): Republicans have zeroed into Indian American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to give their official response to President Obama''s February 24 address to a joint session of Congress. "Governor Jindal ... Read more...

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Palin has no role in guarding US airspace as Alaska Governor


October 1st, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): The Alaska Governor and John McCaina running mate, Sarah Palin, has no command authority over the guardians of US airspace despite her recent suggestion in an interview ... Read more...

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