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Bobby Jindal intensifies attack on Obama


July 19th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 19 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian American governor Bobby Jindal, speculated among Mitt Romney's potential running mates, has stepped up his attacks on President Barack Obama for allegedly distorting ... Read more...

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Jindal calls Obama ‘most liberal, most incompetent’


June 9th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian American governor Bobby Jindal, frequently mentioned as a potential vice presidential candidate, has called President Barack Obama "the most liberal, most incompetent president ... Read more...

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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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Osama dead but not terrorism, say US experts (Second Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Terrorism was not dead and Pakistan remains its hotbed, said American analysts amid a political row over the alleged politicisation of the dramatic raid that ... Read more...

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Osama dead but terrorism far from over, say US experts (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Amid a political row over the alleged politicisation of the dramatic raid that killed Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden a year ago, American analysts ... Read more...

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A year after Osama’s killing, terrorism far from dead


May 1st, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Amid a political row over the alleged politicisation of the dramatic raid that killed terror mastermind Osama bin Laden a year ago, American analysts agree ... Read more...

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John doesn’t like dancing at weddings!


February 1st, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) John Abraham's priorities are clear -- he loves acting on screen and supporting social causes, but doesn't like dancing at weddings."I go more for social events ... Read more...

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Obama support slips; Hillary Clinton most popular


September 17th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 17 (IANS) As new polls suggested that President Barack Obama's support is eroding among elements of his base, he claimed that his odds of being re-elected in ... Read more...

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North Korea releases U.S. citizen after more than 6 months


May 27th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by BNO News
PYONGYANG (BNO NEWS) -- North Korean state media on Friday reported that American citizen Young-su Jun, who is also known as Eddie Jun, has been released on humanitarian grounds after more than ... Read more...

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Romney’s comment of ‘hanging Obama’ sparks controversy


May 1st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Comments by Mitt Romney, the front-runner for the Republican party's 2012 presidential nomination, about 'hanging' US President Barack Obama has sparked controversy.Romney, a former governor of ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter visits Cuba over the issue of tension with US


March 29th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Havana, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US President Jimmy Carter is on a mission to Cuba to help ease tensions between the country and the United States. It is also expected that ... Read more...

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National Christmas tree knocked over by wind


February 21st, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Christmas Tree in Washington was knocked over on Saturday by a strong wind. The 42-foot plant came tumbling down on Saturday afternoon.The wind blew ... Read more...

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Obama’s second year approval ratings most partisan and polarized since 1955: Poll


February 5th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5(ANI): A new poll has found that United States President Barack Obama's approval ratings during his second year in office were the most partisan and polarized they have ever ... Read more...

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Ex-US President Carter sued for five million dollars over falsehoods in ‘Palestine’ book


February 2nd, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2(ANI): Former United States President Jimmy Carter is facing a five million dollar-plus lawsuit over his book "Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid", which was published by 'Simon and Schuster' in November ... Read more...

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America is ready to elect a gay president: Jimmy Carter


December 17th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 17 (ANI): Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says America is ready to elect a gay president.And the 39th president predicts it will happen in 'near future'."I think the entire ... Read more...

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Voyager 1 Moving Into Interstellar Space Gradually


December 14th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Voyager 1 Spacecraft made by NASA is slowly moving out of the solar system as scientists have measured. The unmanned spacecraft will take 4 more ... Read more...

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‘Better times’ ahead for Obama if he takes his case to American public: Jimmy Carter


December 1st, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1(ANI): Former United States President Jimmy Carter thinks that "the next two years might be better" for President Barack Obama if he drops his efforts at bipartisanship."In the ... Read more...

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Obama needs to address ’strategic issues’ for a successful India trip: NYT


November 7th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 7(ANI): United States President Barack Obama's trip to India will be a failure if it does not deal with strategic issues, according to an editorial in the New ... Read more...

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Chinese Twitter user arrested for supporting jailed ‘uncle’Nobel winner Xiaobo


October 27th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
London/Beijing, Oct. 27 (ANI): Beijing Police have arrested a woman after she tweeted her intention to march with a banner praising jailed Nobel peace prize winner Lui Xiaobo.According to a Guardian report, ... Read more...

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Clinton ‘lost vital White House nuclear codes’


October 21st, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) For months during Bill Clinton's administration, the White House lost the card with a set of numbers for opening the briefcase containing codes for a nuclear attack, a ... Read more...

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter rushed to Cleveland hospital


September 29th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by BNO News
CLEVELAND, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was rushed to a Cleveland, Ohio hospital on late Tuesday morning after falling ill on a plane, officials said. Carter, 85, ... Read more...

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Former US President Jimmy Carter Taken to Hospital


September 28th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former President of the United States, Jimmy Carter was taken to the hospital this morning after he landed at Cleveland Hopkins Airport after an ambulance ... Read more...

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Former President Jimmy Carter hospitalized


September 28th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized. He was flying to Cleveland to be part of a book-signing event, but instead he had to be hospitalized ... Read more...

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter rushed to Cleveland hospital


September 28th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
CLEVELAND, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was rushed to a Cleveland, Ohio hospital on late Tuesday morning after falling ill on a plane, officials said. Carter, 85, was ... Read more...

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Obama touches all time low in opinion poll


September 25th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) With just a month to go for the US Congressional elections, opposition Republicans have the clear advantage as President Barack Obama contends with the ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter slams Ted Kennedy on health care issues


September 17th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US President Jimmy Carter slammed late Ted Kennedy on the health care issue in an interview with ’60 Minutes’. He was being interviewed on the ... 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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North Korean leader denies plan to hand power to son


September 17th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 17 (DPA) North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has dismissed speculation that he is to hand power to his youngest son, a news report said Friday. Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao ... Read more...

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Obama children’s book to be released in November


September 15th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) A children's book by US President Barack Obama titled "Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters", is scheduled to be released Nov 16, according to ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter arrives in US with freed American


August 28th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 28 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter arrived back in the US Friday together with an American man who had been imprisoned in North Korea since the beginning of the ... Read more...

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Carter to reach US with N. Korea released African-American detainee


August 27th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): Former US President Jimmy Carter's office has confirmed that he has left Pyongyang with African-American Aijalon Mahli Gomes, who had been jailed in North Korea since January, after ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter leaves North Korea with freed US man


August 27th, 2010 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 27 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter left North Korea Friday after achieving the release of a US man who had been imprisoned there, the state-run Korean Central News Agency ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter Visits North Korea With A Mission To Free American Prisoner


August 26th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Early on Wednesday morning, Jimmy Carter reached North Korea with a humanitarian mission to free an American prisoner who has been sentenced to eight years hard ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter flies to North Korea to free American


August 25th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 25 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter is travelling to North Korea to secure the release of a US citizen imprisoned in the Stalinist state, a South Korean media report ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter to visit N. Korea to seek release of US man


August 24th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 24 (ANI): Former US President Jimmy Carter will reportedly visit North Korea soon to negotiate the release of a US man detained there for illegal entry.The Foreign Policy magazine ... Read more...

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