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Female staff in Obama White House felt edged out: New book

September 20th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) Senior female aides in the White House felt threatened by the men who had greater access to President Barack Obama in the first two ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sound banking system needed for financial stability: Pranab

March 27th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) A sound and resilient banking sector, well-functioning financial markets, robust liquidity management and payment and settlement infrastructure have become the pre-requisites for financial stability, union ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UN creates unified organisation for women

July 3rd, 2010 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 3 (DPA) The UN General Assembly Friday took a major step by pulling together fragmented groups to establish a new entity aimed at intensifying efforts to meet the needs ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama Appears On David Letterman’s Show

September 22nd, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Sep 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US President Barack Obama wittily mixed policy discussions with his personal reflections regarding his daughters along with a subtle tinge of humor during ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Politics |

Walking or cycling to school can improve kids’ health

April 14th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Walking or cycling to school may be an effective and efficient way to integrate physical activity into the daily routine of children, according to researchers at Kansas ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |