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Was Sarah Palin added to John McCain’s ’short list’ for gender balance?


March 13th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): A campaign manager of John McCain has revealed that Sarah Palin was added to the US Senator's 'short list' of possible running mates for gender balance.Rick Davis ... Read more...

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There “possibly could be” military option for foreign forces in Libya: McCain


February 28th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Arizona Senator John McCain has said the United States or international forces could provide support to Libyans seeking to overthrow Colonel Muammar Gaddafi regime.On being asked if ... Read more...

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Petraeus orders probe into use of ‘psych ops’ to manipulate US senators for Afghan war


February 25th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Feb 25(ANI): International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) chief General David Petraeus has ordered an investigation into claims that an army unit trained in psychological operations was told to manipulate American senators ... Read more...

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U.S. Lawmakers To Debate Internet ‘Kill Switch’ Bill


February 1st, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Egyptian government's decision to shut down the Internet in the wake of the civil unrest last week had managed to shed shock waves in nations ... Read more...

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Campaigns on Facebook & Twitter Urge Keith Oberman’s Run for Senate


January 25th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If the voice of the internet has any pull on the mind of Keith Oberman, then his next move could be to run for senate. This ... Read more...

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Is Keith Olbermann going to run for US senate?


January 25th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Growing numbers of fans on the Internet are calling for Keith Olbermann to run for Senate.The campaign is fast gathering momentum on Facebook and Twitter. ... Read more...

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Online Campaign Underway In America To Convince Keith Olbermann To Run For The American Senate


January 25th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 25, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): There is a mounting movement, orchestrated by the social networking websites as well as political blogs, which has requested MSNBC’s recently departed host, Keith Olbermann, ... Read more...

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Keith Olbermann Can Run For Senate, Says New Blog Campaign


January 25th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a latest development a number of social media site and blog sites have stressed upon asking former host of a leading media entity, Keith Olbermann ... Read more...

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Mirrors will make it ‘impossible to shut down WikiLeaks’


December 7th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 7 (ANI): Shutting down whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks is proving to be an impossible task, and a concerted, multinational effort to censor it has failed.There are now more than 500 websites ... Read more...

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Amazon stops hosting WikiLeaks


December 2nd, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Amazon, after facing criticism for hosting WikiLeaks, has cut off the whistleblowing website from its servers, it was reported here Thursday.Following calls from US senators ... Read more...

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US-based Amazon.com stops hosting Wikileaks on its Web servers


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2(ANI): America's largest online retailer, Amazon.com, has stopped hosting whistleblower website WikiLeaks from its Web servers after being contacted by a US Senator.WikiLeaks had turned to Amazon's Web services after ... Read more...

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Internet “Kill Switch” Approved By Senate, One Step Closer To Government Internet Control


June 28th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report which was released by ‘CNET’ on June 18 reported that a new Senate bill had been proposed by Joe Lieberman which would grant the President of ... Read more...

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Barack Obama’s Internet kill switch plan approved


June 28th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US President Barack Obama is one of the most powerful man in the world and his powers have been further enhanced this week, after a United ... Read more...

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Proposal For Internet Kill Switch Alarms Many


June 28th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The president of The United States, Barrack Obama, can actually make use of the so called ‘Internet kill switch’ in times of emergency.This ... Read more...

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Senate Approves “Internet Kill Switch” Bill


June 28th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, June 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee have gone ahead to approve a cybersecurity bill namely "PCNAA" (Protecting Cyberspace as a National Asset Act). Reportedly, ... Read more...

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Lieberman’s ‘Internet Kill Switch’ Gives US President Power to Shut Down Internet!


June 18th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a report from CNET the news is spreading of a newly proposed Senate bill which would give the President of the United States the power and ... Read more...

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Internet ‘Kill Switch’ proposed in US Senate


June 18th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This bit of news is sure going to raise a big hue and cry. As the United States Senate is thinking about a bill, which is ... Read more...

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Bipartisan Senators condemn repression in Burma on the 20th anniversary of its last election


May 28th, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – A bipartisan group of Senators condemned the continuing repression in Burma on Thursday, marking the country’s 20th anniversary of its last election.The group, including Senate Republican Leader ... Read more...

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US senators call for new climate legislation


May 13th, 2010 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (DPA) Two US senators Wednesday proposed a climate bill that could break an international logjam over long-stalled US action, strengthen US energy independence and reduce carbon emissions. Senators John Kerry, ... Read more...

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US lawmakers say easier to kill terror suspects if their citizenship is stripped


May 7th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): American lawmakers have said that it would be easier to kill terror suspects if their US citizenship is stripped off them."I suspect it would be easier to launch ... Read more...

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US senators seek tighter sanctions against Myanmar ahead of elections


March 31st, 2010 - 10:02 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.31 (ANI): Nine American senators have cut across their established political affiliations to demand tighter sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar ahead of elections to be held in that ... Read more...

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US intelligence chief admits to mistakes on Detroit plane bombing plot


January 21st, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.21 (ANI): The United States' Director of National Intelligence, Dennis Blair, has in a candid assessment revealed what went wrong before and after the attempted bombing of a Northwest Airlines flight.He ... Read more...

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Pak Army may launch operation in North Waziristan soon: US senator


January 11th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11(ANI): US Senator Joe Lieberman has said that there is a possibility that Pakistan may take some action in the militant stronghold of North Waziristan in the near future.Appearing on ... Read more...

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Afghan governor, six others wounded in blast


January 7th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 7 (DPA) An acting provincial governor and six others including senior officials were injured in a blast in eastern Afghanistan Thursday while four civilians were wounded in rocket attacks ... Read more...

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Terrorists turning Yemen into another Afghanistan


December 28th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 28 (ANI): Yemen is emerging as the most probable and suitable hideout for al Qaeda terrorists after Afghanistan, Fox News has quoted intelligence and security officials, as saying.According to ... Read more...

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Keith Olbermann Protests Against Health Care Reform Bill


December 17th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Keith Olbermann, on his show "Countdown With Keith Olbermann" commented on the health care reform bill. Well, not exactly. He rather commented on the unhappiness that ... Read more...

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Joe Lieberman Supported The Health Care Bill: Archive Video Reveals


December 16th, 2009 - 1:39 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Connecticut Independent Senator Joe Lieberman has been on the hit list of the critics for ever, owing to his very vocal and vehement opposition of the ... Read more...

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Key senators nearing compromise on US climate legislation


December 11th, 2009 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 11 (DPA) Three key US senators has said they had the outlines of a compromise on far-reaching climate legislation that has been stalled for weeks in the Senate. Senators John ... Read more...

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Fort Hood gunman couldn’t wait to join Qaeda imam in paradise in the afterlife


November 21st, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov. 21 (ANI): Prior to going on a killing spree at the US military base, Fort Hood gunman Nidal Malik Hasan had several e-mail exchanges with a radical al Qaeda ... Read more...

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9/11 link with the Fort Hood shooter Nidal Malik Hasan


November 9th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Fort Hood, Nov 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a new twist in the tale of the Fort Hood shooting. Investigation agencies have probed and found a possible 9/11 link with the ... Read more...

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Joe Lieberman rejects public option in health care bill


October 28th, 2009 - 3:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senator Joe Lieberman told reporters on Tuesday that he will support Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on a procedural motion in order to start the ... Read more...

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Chidambaram arrives in US to discuss anti-terror cooperation


September 8th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep. 8 (ANI): Home Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday arrived in New York, and is likely to discuss Indo-US anti-terrorism cooperation and Pakistan's inaction against perpetrators of the Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan must prosecute Lashkar leaders for Mumbai attacks’


January 10th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) An influential US senator, at a special hearing on the Mumbai terror attack, demanded that Pakistan should not just detain leaders of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), blamed for the ... Read more...

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Obama has no official power as yet


November 26th, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Nov.26 (ANI): Barack Obama will hold no actual authority in the Executive Branch until January 20, though he is looking very presidential these days. When he makes an announcement, he ... Read more...

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Lieberman says right time for America to reconcile and rebuild under Obama


November 20th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.20 (ANI): Senator Joe Lieberman, and Independent and a close friend of John McCain, the Republican presidential candidate in 2008, has said that the time is right for America to ... Read more...

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