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12 hurt as US flight hits turbulence

April 5th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) At least 12 air-passengers in the US suffered injuries after their flight encountered some turbulence, officials said.According to officials, it could not be immediately confirmed whether ... Read more...

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Louisiana ex-governor enters US presidential race

July 22nd, 2011 - 5:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (IANS) Former governor of US' Louisiana state Buddy Roemer has formally announced his White House bid, a media report said.The 67-year-old politician made the announcement Thursday, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Indian-origin Louisiana Guv Jindal facing flak over donation to wife’s charity

March 4th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Orleans (US), Mar. 4 (ANI): Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has attracted controversy over his wife's charity accepting about 790,000 dollars in donations from corporations that have also donated to the ... Read more...

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Babies, toddlers too can suffer mental illness

February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) Infants and toddlers too can suffer serious mental disorders, yet they are not likely to receive treatment that could prevent lasting damage, says a new study. "The ... Read more...

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Both Nikki Haley and Bobby Jindal’s parents came from Punjab

November 3rd, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Nov 3 (IANS) Parents of both Nikki Randhawa Haley, who Tuesday won the governor's election in South Carolina, and Bobby Jindal, the other Indian American governor of Lousiana, ... Read more...

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The Cleaning Of The BP Oil Spill To Cost Virtually $5 Billion

May 4th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Deteriorating circumstances at the location of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico may hasten the flow of BP oil into prolific fishing ... Read more...

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Fishing halted as Gulf oil slick threatens disaster

May 3rd, 2010 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Sunday closed commercial and recreational fishing for 10 days in waters affected by the huge oil spill in the Gulf ... Read more...

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Former Louisiana Senator sentenced to prison for role in money laundering

February 12th, 2010 - 4:44 am ICT by BNO News
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (BNO NEWS) – Former Louisiana State Senator was sentenced for participating in a money laundering conspiracy on Thursday, U.S. Attorney Jim Letten said.Derrick D.T. Shepherd, 40, from Marrero, Louisiana, ... Read more...

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Louisiana State Issues Weather Warning

December 5th, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Baton Rouge, Dec. 05, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the arrival of December, different states have started to issue weather warning reports for the citizens. Louisiana is one of the states to ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal puts Louisiana on hurricane alert

November 9th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 9 (IANS) Louisiana State's Indian American Governor Bobby Jindal has declared a state of emergency as the US Gulf Coast braced for the arrival of Hurricane Ida. Forecasters predict that ... Read more...

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I am in race to become governor: Indian American woman (With Image)

July 28th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, July 28 (IANS) Yet another Indian American, this time a woman born to Sikh parents from Amritsar, is in the race to become governor of a US state. ... Read more...

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Tim Flyod went for team change out of blue

April 2nd, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
Tim Floyd, the man who took the USC’s basketball program to a new stature was offered the Arizona job on Wednesday. This breaking news was gathered from a reliable yet anonymous ... Read more...

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Platypus genome provides clues that may impact human disease prevention

May 8th, 2008 - 3:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (ANI): An international consortium of scientists has, for the first time, analysed the genome of the platypusa mammal that has a beak and feet like a duck, lays ... Read more...

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Jindal dodges query about joining McCain as running mate

May 3rd, 2008 - 10:35 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 3 (IANS) Bobby Jindal has set off fresh speculation about his political ambitions by dodging a question on whether he would "promise" not to join Republican John McCain ... Read more...

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