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Meghan McCain Writes On ‘Dirty Sexy Politics’


September 1st, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sept 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Meghan McCain has jumped into the limelight after her book released on Tuesday. The book named ' Dirty Sexy Politics' chronicles the struggle of John McCain's ... Read more...

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Obama’s quit smoking promise secured Michelle’s backing to run for presidency


January 11th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): US President Barack Obama might have never run for the presidency if he had not secured wife Michelle's backing by agreeing to leave smoking.The Race of a ... Read more...

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McCain says he ‘enjoyed’ reading Palin book


November 23rd, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.23 (ANI): Former Republican presidential candidate John McCain has said that he liked reading former running mate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's autobiography -- "Going Rogue" on the sidelines of ... Read more...

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`McCain campaign micromanaged so much, that I couldn’t be myself’: Palin


November 17th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.17 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has said that she was so micromanaged by the McCain campaign that she couldn't be herself.Appearing ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin reveals election secrets in her book ‘Going Rogue’


November 13th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin knows well to stay in the public eye. After her flamboyant outfits and style in the elections, due to which she was quite in ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

Palin’s next hand will determine how well book sales do


July 9th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 9 (ANI): How Sarah Palin plays her next hand, politically or otherwise, will determine how well books about her or written by her will do in the publications ... Read more...

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Palin e-mails show infighting with staff


July 2nd, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): The tension between Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and top McCain campaign aides in the closing days of presidential campaign is elucidated in a profile in the new ... Read more...

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Vanity Fair critique on Palin sparks of GOP feud


July 1st, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): The hard-hitting Vanity Fair piece on Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has touched off a blistering exchange of insults among high-profile Republicans, tearing open fresh wounds about leaks ... Read more...

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Washington lobbyist denies having affair with McCain


March 3rd, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A high-powered Washington lobbyist has denied having any affair with Senator John McCain, as was reported by The New York Times a year ago during the US ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin says claims made in her biography mere fantasies


February 19th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): An unauthorized biography of Sarah Palin, written by a People magazine Assistant Editor, has been criticized by Alaska Governors spokeswoman, who said that it cant be trusted. The ... Read more...

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Washington lobbyist Iseman sues NYT for 27 million dollars


December 31st, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.31 (ANI): Washington lobbyist Vikki Iseman is suing the New York Times for 27 million dollars for publishing an explosive story last February that suggested a romantic link between ... Read more...

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Now, political gulf between Jolie and dad


November 17th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Hollywood actress Angelina Jolies relationship with her father Jon Voight apparently turned more sour after the veteran actor announced his support for presidential candidate John McCain during ... Read more...

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Palin could turn to TV to restore her tarnished image


November 12th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.12 (ANI): Losing Republican vice-presidential candidate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin could turn to television networks across the United States to restore her image, reports the New York Times. Palin ... Read more...

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Obama unlikely to be probed on campaign funds


November 12th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.12 (ANI): The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is unlikely to conduct a potentially embarrassing audit of how Barack Obama raised and spent his presidential campaigns record-shattering windfall, despite allegations of ... Read more...

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US Secret Service blames Palin for death threats against Obama


November 9th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
img src="/newsportal/images/Sarah Palin-83236.jpg" alt="Sarah Palin" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="2" width="180" height="246" align="right"Washington, Nov.9 (ANI): Agents of the United States Security Service have squarely blamed Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin for the death ... Read more...

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McCain aides deny spreading Palin in a towel rumours


November 8th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): Senator John McCains top two aides during the presidential campaign have denied the anonymous accusations circulating in the press about his running mate and Alaska Governor Sarah ... Read more...

Posted in National |

There is absolutely no diva in me, says Sarah Palin


November 6th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has dismissed reports that she is a diva, insisting that she never made unreasonable demands on the McCain campaign during her time as ... Read more...

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Financial mess biggest factor behind McCains defeat


November 5th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 5 (ANI): The financial crisis in the United States was main concern of the voters which led to the defeat of Senator John McCain in the race for ... Read more...

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Obama wins New Mexico, US networks project


November 5th, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) Democrat Barack Obama has defeated Republican John McCain in New Mexico, major US television networks projected late Tuesday.A southwestern state with five votes in the decisive electoral college, ... Read more...

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Absentee or early voting could affect poll returns


November 4th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.4 (ANI): Absentee and early voting could make it difficult to forecast preliminary results in the presidential polls on Tuesday evening. Some political observers predict early and absentee voters will ... Read more...

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Obama, McCain battle into last weekend before polls


November 2nd, 2008 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 2 (DPA) Leaving nothing to chance and taking no vote for granted, the two US presidential candidates kept up a frenetic pace Saturday as they plunged into the last weekend ... Read more...

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Obama increasing his lead as campaign enters final phase


November 1st, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (DPA) Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is increasing his lead over Republican rival John McCain as the US presidential election campaign enters its final phase, according to a poll ... Read more...

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Obama blasts McCain for taking low road to the White House


November 1st, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama has said that his Republican rival John McCain is taking the low road to the White House, as the Democrat puts up ... Read more...

Posted in National |

McCain will close campaign with slash and burn attacks on him, says Obama


November 1st, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama told supporters to expect rival John McCains campaign to end in a crescendo of attacks on him.More of the slash and ... Read more...

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Obama and McCain make final pitch amid massive early turnout


November 1st, 2008 - 6:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (DPA) As US presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama geared up for a final weekend of campaigning, volunteering and television advertisements, voters turned out in droves to cast ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Female politicians need pretty faces to attract voters


October 31st, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 31 (ANI): The John McCain campaign''s decision to play up the great looks of his running mate Sarah Palin may turn out to be a winning strategy, for Northwestern ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Early American voters go ’shopping’ to pick president


October 30th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) Voting at grocery stores across Las Vegas and drive in polling stations in California, at least 16 million Americans have already made their choice of the next president ... Read more...

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McCain camp adopts damage limitation strategy while privately conceding defeat


October 29th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): With Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama expected to win the Nov 4 poll, his rival John McCains campaign managers are learnt to have now adopted a damage ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Joe the Plumber finally hits the McCain campaign trail


October 28th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): Joe Wurzelbacher or Joe the Plumber, will be making his first appearance on the campaign trail on Tuesday on behalf of the McCain campaign.Wurzelbacher will join former ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Republicans split over Palins 2012 presidential run intentions


October 27th, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): US presidential election isnt over for another eight days and the next one is four years away, but the question being asked with some urgency is: Will ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Voter fraud or suppression are far more rhetoric than reality in US elections


October 27th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Forty million voters are expected to cast early ballots this year for US presidential elections. And they are doing so amid charges from Republicans and Democrats of ... Read more...

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The skies lost, McCains only hope lies in winning the war on the ground


October 25th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Republican presidential candidate John McCain has lost the advertisement and earned media war, and it is too late to win the skies back, but the only hope ... Read more...

Posted in National |

McCains Joe the Plumber personal details were accessed illegally


October 25th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): State and local officials are investigating if state and law-enforcement computer systems were illegally accessed when they were tapped for personal information about Joe the Plumber.Samuel Joseph ... Read more...

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McCain campaign volunteer admits alleged B face scar attack was a hoax


October 25th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Pittsburgh, Oct 25 (ANI): A woman who lied about being attacked because of the McCain bumper sticker on her car will face charges of filing a false report.Police now have ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin and John McCain spent $52,000 on make-up over 6 weeks!


October 25th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 25 (ANI): After Sarah Palin came under scrutiny for her wardrobe expenses, new details have emerged, which show that U.S. Republican presidential candidate John McCain''s campaign paid 3 ... Read more...

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