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Obama names another Indian-American to key post


December 8th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) President Barack Obama has named yet another Indian-American, Preeta D. Bansal, as a member of an independent agency promoting improvements in the efficiency, ... Read more...

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US Senate approves Elena Kagan as Supreme Court Justice


August 6th, 2010 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) The US Senate has voted to approve Elena Kagan as Supreme Court Justice, making her the fourth woman to enter the high court, Xinhua reported. The Senate voted ... Read more...

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Obama names Preeta Bansal on body to make government work better


July 9th, 2010 - 9:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 9 (IANS) President Barack Obama has named Indian American lawyer, Preeta D. Bansal, as Vice Chair of an administrative reform body described as a "public-private partnership designed ... Read more...

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Solicitor General Elena Kagan Likely To Be Selected For U.S. Supreme Court


May 10th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, May 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Solicitor General of United States Elena Kagan is reportedly all set to succeed Justice John Paul Stevens as she has emerged as the front runner ... Read more...

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Obama chooses Kagan for Supreme Court - TV


May 10th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Solicitor General Elena Kagan will be President Barack Obama's choice for the Supreme Court, MSNBC reported on Sunday night.Kagan, 50, was long considered the frontrunner to replace ... Read more...

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Obama discusses court pick with lawmakers


April 22nd, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): President Barack Obama has debated about the substitution for the Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens with key Republican and Democrat bosses. Justice Stevens, who ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama Treading With Caution Regarding Court Pick


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Wednesday, the President of USA, Barack Obama said that he will announce the name of the U.S. Supreme Court nominee in the next month. ... Read more...

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Clintons say they are too old to be in the US Supreme Court


April 19th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York Apr. 19 (ANI): Former US President Bill Clinton has said that President Obama should consider someone younger to fill the recently vacated Supreme Court post, adding that both he and ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton Possible Supreme Court Nominee


April 12th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The criteria for the next Supreme Court Nominee has left President Obama with an interesting but serious decision. After the vacancy which was opened up by ... Read more...

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Is Hillary Clinton a contender for the Supreme Court?


April 12th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Apr 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the retirement of Justice John Paul Stevens from the Supreme Court, there are rumors floating that Hillary Clinton might be interested in the vacancy. ... Read more...

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Justice John Paul Stevens To Retire From Supreme Court This Summer


April 10th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Apr 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The oldest member of the US Supreme Court, John Paul Stevens who will be turning 90 just after 11 days, has announced his retirement. John ... Read more...

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Justice John Paul Stevens Contemplates Retiring Soon


April 5th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Apr 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If recent reports are to be believed then Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is about to take the decision of whether he would be ... Read more...

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Democrat Senator Arlen Specter Wishes That Justice Stevens Doesn’t Resign This Year


April 5th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): One of the foremost and influential Democratic senators has expressed his desire that the Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens does not decide to give ... Read more...

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D.C. sniper John Allen Muhammad loses Supreme Court Appeal


November 10th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Nov 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Convicted D.C. sniper John Allen Muhammad has lost his appeal, which could have saved his life and he is now all set to be executed ... Read more...

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History at noon: Obama is US president (Lead)


January 21st, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Barack Obama made his tryst with destiny as the first black president of the United States at noon Tuesday, an epochal event that was unthinkable in his own ... Read more...

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Obama names Indian-American lawyer Preeta Bansal to key post


January 20th, 2009 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) President-elect Barack Obama has appointed a leading Indian-American lawyer Preeta Bansal as General Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor at the Office of Management (OMB) and Budget at the ... Read more...

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Schedule of events for Barack Obama’’s inauguration as 44th US President


January 19th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.19 (ANI): Following will be the schedule of events for Barack Obama''s inauguration as 44th President of the United States. TUESDAY, JAN. 20 (INAUGURATION DAY) Gates to the Inaugural Ceremony open at ... Read more...

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