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More Israelis, Palestinians willing to compromise: Poll

December 29th, 2011 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Dec 29 (IANS) A growing number of Israelis and Palestinians are inclined to accept compromises that would enable their governments to reach a peace agreement, a survey has said.The ... Read more...

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Mumbai born US naval commander dies suddenly

November 11th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) Capt. Tushar Tembe, India-born commander of America's 100,000-ton nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, has died suddenly.Tembe, 49, collapsed at about 10 a.m. Tuesday ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson throws up while visiting sailors

October 7th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Singer Jessica Simpson's visit with troops aboard the USS Harry S. Truman did not go very well after she fell ill and threw up.Sources revealed that 30-year-old Simpson's ... Read more...

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Paul Conrad’s Cartoons Remembered

September 5th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, Sep 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary cartoonist Paul Conrad passed away on September 4 in his California home. His son David Conrad revealed that he died of natural causes ... Read more...

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US-India ties will remain clouded by Pakistan (IANS Book Review)

May 29th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Book: "The South Asia Story"; Author: Harold A. Gould; Sage Publications, Price: Rs.295; Pages: 136When the affable Chester Bowles was named ambassador to India in 1951, it was seen ... Read more...

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Some Christian Organizations Urge US President Obama To Launch A Judicial Appeal To Preserve The National Prayer Day

April 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Legal representatives with the Christian legal firm, Alliance Defense Fund (ADF), have advocated that US President Barack Obama launch an appeal against the recent judgment ... Read more...

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Obama shares ancestral ties with newest senator, George Bush?

February 1st, 2010 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 1 (IANS) After finding that seven previous US presidents, including George W. Bush and Bill Clinton, are his distant kin, President Barack Obama has now discovered that the ... 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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Manmohan Singh visit akin to Nehru’s 60 years ago: Obama

November 24th, 2009 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 24 (IANS) President Barack Obama Tuesday recalled the visit of India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru to the US in 1949 to suggest that "as we build our common ... Read more...

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Burns strongly backs India’s claim for permanent UNSC seat

August 18th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 18 (ANI): Former US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs and the State Department's former top civil servant, Nicholas Burns, who played a key role in hammering out ... Read more...

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The Obamas become 11th US First Family to meet the Queen

April 4th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have become the 11th US First Family to meet with the Queen.The Royal meeting is said to have been the ... Read more...

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Israelis think Gaza operation against Hamas ended too early: Survey

March 17th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Mar. 17 (ANI): Two-thirds of Israelis believe that Operation Cast Lead against Hamas terrorists in Gaza finished too early, A latest poll has revealed. According to the Truman-PSR poll, only ... Read more...

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Obama just cant do without his teleprompter!

March 6th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.6 (ANI): As he introduced his new choice for Secretary of Health and Human Services this week, President Obama turned his head from right to left, but he was not ... Read more...

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US president’s inauguration speech not a legal requirement

January 21st, 2009 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (Xinhua) Since George Washington's first inauguration in 1789, every president has delivered an inauguration speech, although it is not a legal requirement.Washington's second inaugural address is the shortest on ... Read more...

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The Obamas to pick their White House furniture from presidential treasure trove

January 20th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 20 (ANI): The Obama family will be allowed to select from among thousands of pieces of furniture located in a secret, 40,000-square-foot warehouse in Maryland, for use in the ... Read more...

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US leaders” automobiles reflect their lives and times

December 10th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.10 (ANI): People say that what one chooses to drive says a lot about their personality and character, and U.S. presidents are no exception. While most are routinely transported ... Read more...

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Bush could oppose inquiries into some of his actions once out of office

November 13th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.13 (ANI): Once he demits the office of the president of the United States, George W. Bush will still have the authority and the power to block subpoenas against him ... Read more...

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US daily has a scoop: “Obama Wins!”

October 28th, 2008 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) The US presidential election may be a week away, but the New Mexico Sun News has already declared Democratic nominee Barack Obama the winner!"Obama Wins!" is the headline ... Read more...

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Letter sent 60 years ago lands in local mailbox

July 30th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lawrence (US), July 30 (IANS) A letter sent 60 years ago detailing the mood of the people after Harry S. Truman was elected US president has recently turned up in the mailbox ... Read more...

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America’s historic Marshall Plan marks 60th anniversary

March 30th, 2008 - 9:10 am ICT by admin
By Frank Brandmaier Washington, March 30 (DPA) Former US president Harry S. Truman had no doubt about the gravity of the document that lay before him one spring day in 1948, nor any ... Read more...

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Obama, Clinton linked genealogically?

March 26th, 2008 - 1:12 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 26 (IANS) The New England Historic Genealogical Society has actually linked US presidential hopefuls Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton through a common lineage. Tmz.com reports that the society is ... Read more...

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Pitt is related to Obama, Angelina to Hillary: Genealogists

March 26th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by admin
New York, Mar 26 (ANI): If Barrack Obama becomes the next US Prez, then actor Brad Pitt would have a distant cousin in the White House and if Hillary Clinton gets ... Read more...

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Hebrew University academic predicts more rights abuse for Iraqis

December 14th, 2007 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): A researcher at Jerusalems Hebrew University has warned that present policies being followed by the U.S. in Iraq, could expose that countrys citizens to human rights abuse similar ... Read more...

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