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Obama meets Aung San Suu Kyi


September 20th, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) President Barack Obama Wednesday met Myanmar's opposition leader and parliamentarian Aung San Suu Kyi at the White House.Obama expressed his admiration for "her courage, determination and ... Read more...

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Lewinsky set to embarrass Clinton in tell-all book


September 19th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky is reportedly going to pen a tell-all book about her affair with Bill Clinton which may reveal her intimate love ... Read more...

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Obama orders US flag at half mast after gurdwara killing


August 7th, 2012 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) As federal investigators searched for a motive for Sunday's attack on a Sikh gurdwara in Wisconsin, President Barack Obama ordered the US flag to be ... Read more...

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Obama attacks Romney for shipping jobs to India


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) Seizing a news report that a company founded by Mitt Romney shipped American jobs to countries like India and China, President Barack Obama went into ... Read more...

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Obama endorses gay marriage


May 10th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS/EFE) President Barack Obama for the first time said he believes same-sex couples should be able to get married in an interview given to ABC Wednesday.Obama ... Read more...

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Osama dead but not terrorism, say US experts (Second Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Terrorism was not dead and Pakistan remains its hotbed, said American analysts amid a political row over the alleged politicisation of the dramatic raid that ... Read more...

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Osama dead but terrorism far from over, say US experts (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Amid a political row over the alleged politicisation of the dramatic raid that killed Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden a year ago, American analysts ... Read more...

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A year after Osama’s killing, terrorism far from dead


May 1st, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Amid a political row over the alleged politicisation of the dramatic raid that killed terror mastermind Osama bin Laden a year ago, American analysts agree ... Read more...

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JFK library releases last 45 hours of Oval Office tapes


January 25th, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 25 (IANS/EFE) The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston announced Tuesday that it has declassified and made available to the public the last 45 hours ... Read more...

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Martial arts exponents mask fear to show confidence


January 3rd, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 3 (IANS) Competitors of mixed martial arts have unique ways of masking fear that actually allow them to project a confident face, says a US study. "Successful management ... Read more...

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Home alone - to save the underdog (Washington Newsletter)


December 25th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 25 (IANS) The president was home alone for a whole week with only family dog Bo to keep him company. The first lady and the girls had ... Read more...

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Rupert Murdoch sells his Long Island mansion for $9.1 million


September 27th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Long Island, Sept 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rupert Murdoch’s mansion in Long Island has been finally bought after four years since it was listed on the market, reports say. The eleven-bedroom property which ... Read more...

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White House welcomes new Libyan ambassador


September 10th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama has received new Libyan Ambassador to America Ali Aujali and accepted his credentials to represent his country and its transitional ... Read more...

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Nirupama Rao presents credentials to Obama (With Images)


September 10th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) Describing India-US global strategic partnership as a defining and indispensible collaboration for the 21st Century, President Barack Obama has said their dynamic friendship advances peace ... Read more...

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Tibetans welcome Obama, Dalai Lama meeting


July 16th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, July 16 (IANS) The Tibetan government-in-exile, based in this Himachal Pradesh town, Saturday welcomed the scheduled meeting between their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and US President Barack ... Read more...

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Citizenship not the reason to get Obama out of White House: Romney


April 14th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 14(ANI): Former Massachusetts Governor and potential 2012 GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has ripped the notion that President Barack Obama wasn't born in the United States."The citizenship ... Read more...

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Oprah may not endorse Obama for 2012 re-election over ratings drop fears


April 9th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 09 (ANI): If sources are to believed, then TV mogul Oprah Winfrey will not publicly endorse Barack Obama during his 2012 re-election campaign.The decision comes after the influential ... Read more...

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Obama says Libya military mission ordered to prevent a massacre


March 29th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 29 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has defended his decision to send American forces to Libya, saying Washington acted to "prevent a massacre".He said that to do otherwise would ... Read more...

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Obama to give address on Libya on Monday


March 26th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 26 (ANI): Facing increasing pressure from the U.S. Congress to clarify the American military mission in Libya, President Barack Obama will address the nation in a televised speech on ... Read more...

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Obama momentarily locked out of White House after unexpected return from Latin America


March 25th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A video clip has revealed that US President Barack Obama was momentarily locked out of the Oval Office as he tried to enter from a terrace at ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton named PETA’s 2010 Person of the Year


December 21st, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 21 (ANI): Former US President Bill Clinton has been named PETA'S 2010 Person of the Year.People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) applauded Clinton, who was known for ... Read more...

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Britain was ‘paranoid’ over UK-US relationship after Obama became president: Wikileaks


December 4th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Londons, Dec 4 (ANI): Recent secret cables released by the whistleblower website Wikileaks have revealed Britain's "paranoia" about its so-called special relationship with the US.In one cable, a senior US diplomat ... Read more...

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Palin Engaged In Talks With Family Over A White House Bid In 2012


November 18th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A story reported in the New York Times Magazine lately has sent speculations about a Palin bid for the presidency skyrocketing.Sarah Palin, who had ... Read more...

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Ex-German chancellor says Bush ‘not telling truth’ about Iraq invasion in memoirs


November 11th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.11 (ANI): Former German chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has accused former US president George W Bush of "not telling the truth" in his memoirs over claims that he broke his word over ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin says Bristol will ‘kick her butt’ in ratings face-off


October 29th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 29 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin Sarah Palin will face off against daughter Bristol for ratings next week.Palin will go head-to-head with Bristol next week for ... Read more...

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Ex-Bush aide Rove says Palin’s only fit to be a ‘reality star’, not President


October 28th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28(ANI): Former adviser to George W. Bush, Karl Rove, has cast doubts on former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's viability as a future United States President.Rove said that it was ... Read more...

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No Biden-Clinton swap in the works for 2012: Obama


October 20th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 20 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has dismissed as "completely unfounded" reports that he might replace Vice President Joe Biden on his 2012 ticket with Secretary of State Hillary ... Read more...

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Condoleezza Rice ‘won’t chirp’ in private meeting with Obama in White House


October 15th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Condoleezza Rice, the former Secretary of State and national security adviser in former US President George W. Bush's government, is scheduled to hold a private meeting with ... Read more...

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Cancer of terrorism is in Pakistan, Obama tells Zardari through his NSA


September 29th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.29 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has reportedly told President Asif Ali Zardari through his National Security Adviser, retired Marine General James L. Jones, and CIA Director Leon Panetta that ... Read more...

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Woodward book says Obama became ’strategist-in-chief’ on Afghan war


September 27th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.27 (ANI): US President Brack Obama grew so frustrated with his own administration's deliberations over the war in Afghanistan that he wound up dictating a six-page, single-spaced "terms sheet" that ... Read more...

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Presidential Address Annoys GOP Members


September 1st, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited speech given by the president of USA Barack Obama stole the limelight and the media entities covered the event that took place ... Read more...

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Obama’s Oval Office gets a makeover


September 1st, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) The Oval Office is sporting a modern look with new and re-upholstered furniture, cream-coloured carpet, fresh paint and wallpaper. The president's desk, called the Resolute, however remains unchanged. New ... Read more...

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After 4,400 deaths, US ends combat in Iraq (Lead)


September 1st, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) US President Barack Obama declared the end of a wounding US combat mission in Iraq Tuesday, that resulted in 4,400 soldier deaths, while signalling ... Read more...

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Obama declares end to US combat operations in Iraq


September 1st, 2010 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Tuesday declared an end to the US combat mission in Iraq, more than seven years after the US-led invasion of the Middle Eastern ... Read more...

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U.S. President, Barack Obama, To Not Employ The Phrase, ‘Mission Accomplished’, In His Crucial Speech On Tuesday About Iraq


August 31st, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 31, 2010 (Just Flashed): The bureaucrats of the White House in America have asserted that there are two terms that the American President, Barack Obama, will not employ at ... Read more...

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