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Bobby Jindal blasts Obama, helps Romney


July 17th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 17 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal helped Mitt Romney raise two million dollars amid speculation that he could be presumptive Republican presidential nominee's running mate in ... Read more...

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US healthcare verdict gives Obama huge win


June 29th, 2012 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) President Barack Obama scored a major victory in the run-up to the November presidential poll with the US Supreme Court in a historic verdict largely ... Read more...

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US top court upholds Obama’s signature healthcare law


June 28th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (IANS) In a historic verdict, the US Supreme Court Thursday upheld President Barack Obama's signature health care law, handing him a major victory in the run-up ... Read more...

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US court tosses out key parts of Obama’s healthcare reform


August 13th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) In a major blow to President Barack Obama, a US federal appeals court has tossed out key provisions of his sweeping health care reform bill ... Read more...

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Obama isn’t qualified to lead the country: former UN Ambassador John Bolton


March 27th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton has said that US President Barack Obama is not qualified enough to lead the country.Addressing a conference of conservative Republicans in ... Read more...

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Donald Trump to decide on presidential run by June


February 11th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Donald Trump told the crowd at the CPAC conference that he will decide in June whether he would be running for the Presidency in 2012.The business ... Read more...

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Americans split over GOP efforts to repel Obama administration’s health care law: Poll


February 11th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Although most American voters are in support of the "old" health care system, a majority of them believe that opponents of President Obama's historic 2010 health care law ... Read more...

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Americans favour health care law repeal by double-digit margin: Poll


February 9th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 9 (ANI): Less than a year after the Obama administration passed the health care law, most voters still favour repealing the overhaul by a double-digit margin, a new poll has ... Read more...

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Obama’s three State of the Union decent jokes


January 26th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.26 (ANI): In a mostly serious State of the Union speech, US President Barack Obama managed to make three pretty funny jokes. Here they are, in order:On new technology: ... Read more...

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US President Obama State of the Union Message: “Compromise”


January 26th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the president of the United States of America prepared to give his State of the Union speech last night in Washington, an empty chair was left for ... 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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Shot congresswoman Giffords to move to Texas rehabilitation clinic


January 20th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan 20(ANI): US Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords will begin in-patient rehabilitation at a facility in Texas on Friday, two weeks after surviving an assassination attempt.According to the BBC, ... Read more...

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Youngest Arizona shooting victim’s organs donated to Boston girl


January 17th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson, Jan 17(ANI): The organs of nine-year-old Christina Taylor Green, the youngest victim of last week's shootings in Arizona, have been donated to save the life of a young girl in Boston, ... Read more...

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Arizona gunman posed in G-string with semi-automatic pistol before attack


January 15th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson, Jan 15(ANI): US officials have revealed that they have photos of the suspected Arizona shooter posing with a Glock semi-automatic pistol while wearing a red G-string a night before the rampageSix ... Read more...

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Death threats against Sarah Palin at ‘unprecedented level’: Aide


January 13th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13(ANI): Death and security threats to former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin have increased to an unprecedented level since the attack on US Representative Gabrielle Giffords in Arizona, a close ... Read more...

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Arizona shooting suspect’s parents shocked at son’s involvement


January 12th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Expressing shock at Arizona shootings, parents of Jared Lee Loughner, the detained suspect, have said that they still did not understand what led their son to carry out ... Read more...

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Clinton demands crackdown on extremism in Middle East, US in wake of Tucson shooting


January 11th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who is currently in Abu Dhabi on a tour of Gulf Arab countries, has praised Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, and added that ... Read more...

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Detained Arizona shooting suspect “planned to assassinate Giffords”


January 10th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): Evidence seized from the house of Jared Lee Loughner, the primary suspect in connection with the deadly shooting in Tucson in the United States, has revealed that he ... Read more...

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Americans will re-elect Obama president, but only if Palin stands against him, finds poll


September 28th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): A majority of Americans may vote against US President Barack Obama in the 2012 election, but he would come up on top if Sarah Palin is the ... Read more...

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First Wave of Obama Health Care Changes Start Thursday


September 22nd, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Thursday, the first significant changes in the new health care law of the United States of America will begin to take effect. This wave of ... Read more...

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Some of Obama’s healthcare changes set to start on Thursday


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some key features of President Barack Obama's healthcare law will come into force from this Thursday. The law, which was passed some 6 months ago, has ... 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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Mike Pence Tops Republican’s 2012 Presidential Nominee Choice


September 19th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Sep 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Republican Presidential nominee Sarah Palin is no more the favorite for the same with the Republicans. On Saturday as more than 2000 registered attendees ... Read more...

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Medicare In America To Bequeath Therapy To Help Smokers Quit


August 31st, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 31, 2010 (Pen Men At Work): A recent account of the Associated Press (AP) has mentioned that Medicare intends to help approximately 4.5 million smokers in America jettison the practice ... Read more...

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Medicare Expands Benefits To Help Smokers Quit


August 31st, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Aug 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you are on the health insurance program Medicare and find it really hard to quit smoking then there is some real good news for ... Read more...

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Republicans Nominate Rick Scott For Florida Governor


August 25th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what many termed as one of the ugliest and the most-expensive primary election, former Health-care executive Rick Scott was able to beat Attorney General Bill ... Read more...

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Andy Griffith In New Ad For Medicare


August 1st, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Grammy award-winning Southern Gospel singer Andy Griffith has taken up a new job of pitching President Barack Obama's health care law in a new television ... Read more...

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Sashi Tharoor’s tweet among 14 favourites on US govt health care website


July 2nd, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has launched a new website, HealthCare.gov, which had a Twitter feed with a list of "favourite tweets", from Indian ... Read more...

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Primary Day Signifies A Test For The Electoral Issues Likely To Be Associated With The Fall Elections


May 18th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): For all the primaries that test the influence of the tea party and the capability of veteran senators to endure, a particular House election in ... 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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Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner warns citizens of possible health care reform scams


May 4th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNYSLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – Joel Ario, Insurance Commissioner of Pennsylvania, warned citizens of possible scams on Monday, relating to the new federal health care law.Scam artists may well take advantage of ... 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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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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Peru announces free health-care for the poor


April 4th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, April 4 (IANS/EFE) Peru has announced a new health-care plan to ensure free medical facilities for the poor in the country. President Alan Garcia issued a decree to enact a new health-care ... Read more...

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Male Under Arrest For Issuing Death Threats To Republican Eric Cantor


March 30th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American powers that be have put in detention and indicted a male for intending to liquidate a highly powerful Republican in the House of ... Read more...

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