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Michelle Obama booed at NASCAR race


November 21st, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The First Lady and the wife of the US vice president got a rude awakening last weekend when they were booed before the start of the ... Read more...

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British charity cuts ties with daily over hacking


July 7th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) A British charity has cut ties with the country's top selling newspaper amid claims that it may have hacked into the mobile phones of bereaved military ... Read more...

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US vice president now on Twitter


July 5th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden has sent out his first-ever tweet, it was reported here Tuesday.Biden's July 4 tweet asked Americans to think about US troops ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama reveals daughter’s party clothes left President gulping!


April 19th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 19 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has revealed during a talk show that her husband, President Barack Obama, was left worried after he saw the dress his ... Read more...

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Bush supporter Jessica Simpson sings for Michelle Obama


April 15th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15 (ANI): Political differences did not keep Jessica Simpson from singing for the US First Lady Michelle Obama recently.Simpson took to the stage to sing God Bless America at ... Read more...

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Michelle invites Jessica Simpson to sing for troops


April 11th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 11 (IANS) Singer Jessica Simpson has been invited by US First Lady Michelle Obama to sing for military families in Denver, Colorado, April 13.And the singer says ... Read more...

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Indian-origin gov Nikki Haley makes up with ‘Army Wives’ a year on


March 15th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 15 (ANI): Indian-American and South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley made a cameo on the Lifetime show 'Army Wives', despite voting against taxpayer-funded incentives for the film industry last year.As a ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama responds to McQueen dress row


February 1st, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 1 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama, who found herself at the centre of a controversy for wearing a British designer's gown to a recent state dinner, has responded ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama to campaign for husband in 2012 presidential polls


January 29th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she is committed to campaigning for her husband Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential elections."Whenever it's time to campaign ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama says she thinks about military families when she’s down


January 27th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Michelle Obama has said that whenever she feels down or sorry for herself, she thinks of America's military families.The US First Lady told Oprah Winfrey on ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama: Tapes An Appearance For The Oprah Winfrey Show


January 22nd, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Oprah Winfrey Show is a programme which has kept the viewers hooked for close to 25 years. And now that the show is coming to an end, the last ... Read more...

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Spiderman 4: J.K. Simmons Discloses His Scrapped Character Arc


January 22nd, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The 'Oprah Winfrey Show' is a programme which has kept the viewers hooked for close to 25 years. And now that the show is coming to an end, the last ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama To Tape For “Oprah Winfrey Show”


January 22nd, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oprah Winfrey is making it bigger every day. After interacting and skillfully interviewing several celebrities, it was time for the talk show queen to have a ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama ‘to appear on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 22 (ANI): Michelle Obama is set to appear on 'The Oprah Winfrey Show'.The First Lady was traveling to her hometown of Chicago Friday to tape an episode of ... Read more...

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Westboro Baptist Church Plans to Picket Edwards Funeral


December 10th, 2010 - 2:23 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The controversial Baptist church which has been often accused of abusing many American rights, including Freedom of Speech and Right to Protest, is at it again, this time ... Read more...

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US military exchanges ban video game allowing Taliban to take pot shots at US soldiers


September 4th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 4 (ANI): The "Medal of Honor" video game, which reportedly allows players to assume the role of Taliban fighters to kill US soldiers, will not be stocked at military ... Read more...

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Jill Biden To Do A Cameo In ‘Army Wives’


June 24th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, June 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The viewers of 'Army Wives', a drama series shown on Lifetime's TV are ion for a surprise. The show which stars Catherine Bell and Kim ... Read more...

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Most married military couples are satisfied


May 16th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Majority of married people at an Army post are satisfied with their relationship, despite challenges faced like deployments, a study at Kansas State University has found."Because of ... Read more...

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Kids from military families have more stress: Study


December 7th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): A new study suggests that children from military families have to cope up with more emotional and behavioural difficulties compared to other American youngsters, with older children and ... Read more...

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Margaret Thatcher not dead, but moggy ‘Thatcher’ is!


November 14th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): A text message, which stated, "Thatcher has died", is said to have sparked off a diplomatic flurry among members of Canada's parliament.Stephen Harper, Canada's conservative prime minister, received ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama kick-starts mentoring program at White House


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov. 3 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has launched a mentoring program, under which 20 high school girls will be mentored by top White House officials to help them ... Read more...

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Pentagon says won’t ban smoking for troops in war zone


July 16th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): The Pentagon has said that it won't ban troops from smoking in war zones, despite a recent study recommending a tobacco-free military.The study by the Institute of Medicine ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama’s month long itinerary revealed


March 29th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.29 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has spent the past month travelling to North Carolina to rally military families, standing next to Hillary Clinton to encourage women to get politically ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama credits mum for keeping family grounded


March 14th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 14 (ANI): Michelle Obama has her mother to thank for keeping their First Family grounded.The First Lady revealed she could not determine the contribution made by Marian Robinson ... Read more...

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Obama Administration to allow press coverage of war dead


February 27th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): US Defense Secretary Robert Gates has said that the Obama Administration is reversing an 18-year ban on news coverage of the return of war dead, allowing photographs ... Read more...

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Bush tells military that its cause is ”just and right”


January 7th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.7 (ANI): President Bush on Tuesday said that when it comes to the military, his time in office will be remembered as a fight to protect the freedom of Americans ... Read more...

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Bush cuts Iraq combat tours as surge comes to an end (Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 31 (DPA) US President George W. Bush Thursday said combat tours for US forces in Iraq would be reduced from 15 months to 12 months as a 20,000-strong troop surge ... Read more...

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Bush reduces troop deployment tour in Iraq


July 31st, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Washington, July 31 (Xinhua) Citing "sustained progress" in the security of the country, US President George W. Bush Thursday announced that US troops deploying to Iraq would serve 12-month tours instead of ... Read more...

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We must honour the brave, says Sir Roger Moore


January 15th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 15 (ANI): James Bond star Sir Roger Moore has joined Honour the Brave campaign, which calls for honouring the fallen or wounded British soldiers.The 80-year-old legendary actor insists that there ... Read more...

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Afghanistan will pose serious challenge for next US President: NYT


November 14th, 2007 - 8:15 am ICT by admin
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