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Personal animosity should not shut down government: Obama (Lead)


December 16th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) With a political gridlock again threatening a government shutdown, US President Barack Obama has accused opposition Republicans of grinding things to a halt over personal ... Read more...

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Republican animosity grinding government to a halt: Obama


December 16th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) President Barack Obama has accused opposition Republicans of grinding the government to a halt over personal animosity toward him - as well as an inability ... Read more...

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Government planning new mental health care bill


August 19th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The government is considering a new mental healthcare bill to replace the old Mental Health Act, 1987, Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad ... Read more...

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Obama announces 2012 re-election bid


April 5th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 5 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has announced that he make a bid for the White House again in 2012.In an e-mail to his fan base on Monday, Obama ... Read more...

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Latest Health Care Law Repeal Bill Passes House, Likely To Be Thwarted In Senate


January 20th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yesterday the GOP led House of Representatives passed a bill that seeks to demolish the much touted health care reform promoted by Barack Obama, the president ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown’s ‘bigoted woman’ gaffe among ‘top 10 quotes of 2010′


December 15th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Yale University has released a list of top 10 quotes of 2010 that created buzz through out the year.Gordon Brown's "bigoted woman" comments have put him alongside ... Read more...

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Republicans aim for the health care bill


November 8th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama’s health care plan may not be repealed but Republicans are sure going to frustrate the plan. In a lead up to the 2010 ... Read more...

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McDonald’s not dropping health benefits


October 1st, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Steve Russell, Senior Vice President of popular fast food chain McDonald’s has refuted earlier speculation that the company was thinking about scrapping some employee health care ... Read more...

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Barack Obama’s Healthcare Change Policies Becoming Effective From Thursday


September 22nd, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Sep 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The health care changes proposed by the Obama administration are going to become effective from tomorrow. The changes will put an end to the insurance ... Read more...

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60 Minutes: Jimmy Carter Blasts Ted Kennedy on Health Care


September 17th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Former President Jimmy Carter, although the late Senator Ted Kennedy was an advocate for Obama’s health-care bill, it was his fault that a decent health ... Read more...

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Obama gets second major legislative victory with passage of financial regulation bill


May 21st, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): US President Barack Obama on Thursday secured his second major legislative victory with the Senate approving far-reaching new financial rules on Thursday aimed at preventing the risky ... Read more...

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U.S. Citizens Association files lawsuit seeking overturn of Health Care Law


May 14th, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by BNO News
AKRON, OHIO (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. Citizens Association announced Thursday that they have filed a lawsuit in federal court to repeal the Health Care Bill signed into law in March.The association ... Read more...

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Victory For Medical Marijuana Advocates, Pot Now Legal In DC


May 5th, 2010 - 2:07 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The DC has voted unanimously in favor of medical marijuana use for the second time. A preliminary voting took place on April 20. What this means is that ... Read more...

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Middle-aged Americans most optimistic about health care bill: Poll


April 28th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28(ANI): A new poll indicates that middle-aged Americans are much more likely to approve the health care bill.According to a University of Iowa (UI) Hawkeye Poll, 53 percent of 35- ... Read more...

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Obama’s job approval rating hits all-time low of 46.1 percent: Poll


April 13th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13(ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama's approval ratings have hit an all-time low, polling data suggests.According to RealClearPolitics.com, in polls conducted between March 23 and April 10, a paltry 46.1 ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin Hits Back At President Barack Obama


April 10th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New Orleans, Apr 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former Governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin during a speech on Friday at the Southern Republican Leadership conference in New Orleans gave vent to ... Read more...

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Bart Stupak (D MI) Retiring After Swinging Health Care Votes


April 10th, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michigan's Democratic Representative, Bart Stupak has been called the key player in the vote on the Health Care Reform Bill, which many are saying passed against the ... Read more...

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Obama job approval rating drops to 43 percent


April 9th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.9 (ANI): A Fox News poll has found US President Barack Obama's overall job approval rating dropping to a new low of 43 percent, and opposition to the new health ... Read more...

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San Francisco man charged with making harassing calls to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi


April 9th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A man of San Francisco, California was charged on Thursday with making harassing and threatening telephone calls to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, U.S. Attorney Joseph Russoniello ... Read more...

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Man Arrested For Death Threats Against Senator Murray


April 7th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A sixty four year old resident of Washington state was arrested by police and charged on Tuesday for threatening to kill Senator Patty Murray, a Democrat from Washington ... Read more...

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Massachusetts And Illinois Pet Tax Levied As April Fool Prank


April 2nd, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Massachusetts, Apr 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As expected this April Fool's Day turned out to be one of those days when pranks were being played in every part of the world ... Read more...

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Philadelphia man arrested in the Eric Cantor threat case


March 30th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Mar 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Philadelphia man was arrested in the Eric Cantor threat case. He was also charged with threatening to murder Eric Cantor and his family. The federal ... Read more...

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Calorie counts for 200,000 U.S. fast-food menus


March 25th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The new health care bill signed by President Obama says that more than 2000 stores nationwide will have to post the calorie amounts for the ... Read more...

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Health Care Bill: Fast Foods Required To Post Calories


March 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Much of what Obama's Healthcare Bill contained was unknown to the American public up until the second it was signed. Even more of the bill still is. Small ... Read more...

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Some American States To Sue The Federal Government Over The Health Care Bill


March 23rd, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Washington's Governor and Attorney General are competing over the recently accepted health care restructuring bill.Attorney General Rob McKenna has declared that Washington will be ... Read more...

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Multiple U.S. States Have Decided To Sue Over Health Care Bill


March 23rd, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Mar 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The health care reform bill has been finally passed by the Congress and many common men have praised some of the clauses of the bill. ... Read more...

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Health Care Bill Pros And Cons Discussed By People


March 23rd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Mar 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The historic health care reform bill, which has garnered huge attention from the people of the United States has been finally approved by the House. ... Read more...

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Randy Neugebauer Apologizes For “Baby Killer” Outburst


March 23rd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, March 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a day of speculation, the person has himself come in front. Randy Neugebauer is the Republican Representative who reportedly yelled out "Baby Killer" at ... Read more...

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57 percent Americans say health care fight about politics, not policy


March 23rd, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23(ANI): A new poll has found that most Americans believe both Republicans and Democrats were fighting over health care reform for political reasons and not for the policy.According ... Read more...

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11 Republican states to challenge Obama’s health care reforms


March 23rd, 2010 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 23 (IANS) As President Barack Obama prepared to sign into law Tuesday the historic health care reform legislation, 11 opposition Republican states were reported to be planning ... Read more...

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John Stupak Called ‘Baby-Killer’ On House Floor


March 22nd, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There were many slurs and objections yelled out in the House of Representatives on Sunday night as the battle raged over the newly passed Health Care Bill. The ... Read more...

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Health Care Reform Bill Summary: Promises To Be People Friendly


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, March 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a long wait on Sunday, the final verdict was passed on the Health Care bill. The House of Representatives voted in favor of the ... Read more...

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Health Care Bill Has Spawned ‘Fire Nancy Pelosy’ Cause


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The passing of President Obama's Health Care Bill has left many Americans in shock. For the first time they are saying they understand what it is to ... Read more...

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Heckled


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, March 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While the president of United States Barack Obama congratulated House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the ultimate Heath care bill pass the lady had to face ... Read more...

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi heckled on the Health Care bill


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Speaker Nancy Pelosi was heckled when she was leaving after the final caucus meeting on the Health Care Bill. The protesters left no stone unturned ... Read more...

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