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Hillary Clinton’s top Indian American aide quits

April 19th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 19 (IANS) A key aide of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Rahul 'Richard' Verma, has become the second high-ranking Indian-American official in the Obama administration to return ... Read more...

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Now an iPhone app that allows New Yorkers to find free condoms

February 15th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 15 (ANI): The Health Department in New York unveiled a free iPhone application on Valentine's Day that allows New Yorkers to input an address and find five nearby places ... Read more...

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Kal Penn returns to White House

November 17th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) Indian-American actor Kal Penn, who is best known for his role in the "Harold and Kumar" movies, has returned to the White House after a ... Read more...

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Indian origin Kal Pen re-joins White House job after filming ‘Harold & Kumar’ sequel

November 16th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): Kalpen Modi, the Indian-American political aide who resigned from his post as US President Barack Obama's associate director of public engagement this summer to act in a ... Read more...

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Mussolini was MI 5’s man in Italy

October 14th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.14 (ANI): Former Italian dictator Benito Mussolini was MI 5's point person in that country as a young man in 1917, Cambridge historians have revealed.According to The Times, for at least ... Read more...

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Obama making a habit of not taking Clinton along

July 10th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): By the time President Obama returns from Ghana, the last stop on his latest three-country tour, he will have visited nine countries without Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. ... Read more...

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Mukherjee is point person again on matters economic (Profile)

May 23rd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Veteran Congress party leader Pranab Mukherjee, who has been given the finance portfolio, will have his hands full in the coming weeks and months as ... Read more...

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Obama leads McCain, but voters uneasy: poll

July 24th, 2008 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama leads his Republican rival John McCain by six percentile points, but a recent poll shows that only 47 percent Americans say they can ... Read more...

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Wanted: better South Asia experts for the US

June 28th, 2008 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, June 28 (IANS) There is an urgent need for better South Asia experts to advise the next US government, says former American diplomat Robin Raphel. "We used to ... Read more...

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UPAs economic reforms have deformed India: BJP

February 25th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by admin
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Coming heavily on the economic policies of the United Progressive (UPA) Government, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Monday said that ... Read more...

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