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Sarah Palin’s latest verbal gaffe - North Korea an ally


November 25th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 25 (IANS) Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin did it again. Her latest gaffe: "But obviously we've gotta stand with our North Korean allies."She made the remark Wednesday ... Read more...

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Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at Sarah Palin’s geography skills in new video


July 24th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 24 (ANI): Jimmy Kimmel, a comedian and television host, has featured a video making fun of Sarah Palin and her geography skills.Kimmel has poked fun at Palin in ... Read more...

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Miliband family feud could damage Labour Party


June 17th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Labour Party sources have warned that the political feud between the Miliband brothers - David and Ed - over leadership, has the potential of damaging the party ... Read more...

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After 8 years, EU reform comes into force


December 1st, 2009 - 8:46 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Dec 1 (DPA) After eight years of rows and soul-searching, the European Union finally managed to reform itself Tuesday as the Lisbon Treaty entered into force. The treaty is meant to make ... Read more...

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EU leaders pick Belgian premier as their president (Lead)


November 20th, 2009 - 3:18 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Nov 20 (DPA) European Union leaders agreed to appoint Herman Van Rompuy, a relatively inexperienced prime minister from Belgium, as their first-ever full-time president. Heads of state and government attending an ... Read more...

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Roger Rose is Lockheed Martin India CEO


August 11th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Roger Rose has been named CEO of Lockheed Martin India, with the responsibility for coordinating the global aerospace giant's relationship and ongoing programme execution in this country, ... Read more...

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The most memorable political lines of 2008


December 26th, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): The political scene in the US this year was full of drama, with the biggest of names lashing out at each other. And some of the quotes ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton would be a good choice as Secretary of State, says senior GOP leader


November 17th, 2008 - 9:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.17 (ANI): A senior Republican leader has said naming Hillary Rodham Clinton as the next U.S. Secretary of State would be a good choice."It seems to me she''s got the ... Read more...

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Alaskans want Palin to be herself during veep debate


October 2nd, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): People who know Sarah Palin, and have watched her swift rise from small-town mayor to Alaska Governor to history-making vice presidential nominee, say she needs to be ... Read more...

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Palin has no role in guarding US airspace as Alaska Governor


October 1st, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): The Alaska Governor and John McCaina running mate, Sarah Palin, has no command authority over the guardians of US airspace despite her recent suggestion in an interview ... Read more...

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McCain can’t hide Sarah Palin any more


September 30th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.30 (ANI): John McCains move to select Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate may have seemed brilliant to most people a month ago, especially Republicans keen to kick ... Read more...

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Palin, a polar bear jumping from rhetorical ice floe to ice floe: Washington Post


September 27th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.27 (ANI): Republican vice-presidential candidate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin startling answer to a question on how she saw Alaska''s proximity to Russia as an example of her foreign ... Read more...

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Laura Bush says Palin lacks foreign policy experience


September 26th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.26 (ANI): US First Lady Laura Bush has said that Alaska Governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin does not have any significant foreign policy background, but can rely ... Read more...

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Palin says Alaskas proximity to Russia certifies her foreign policy experience


September 26th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.26 (ANI): Alaska Governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin insisted on Thursday that her home states proximity to Russia constituted her foreign policy experience. In a sit down ... Read more...

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Obama’s plan for Afghanistan draws worries ahead of visit


July 19th, 2008 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Jawad Peikar Kabul, July 19 (DPA) Ahead of Senator Barack Obama's expected visit to Afghanistan, the US presidential hopeful's plans to increase US troops in the country was being met with both ... Read more...

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Obama-Powell meeting sets rumour mills tongues wagging


July 3rd, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 3 (ANI): Keeping to his words that he would go across the political divide and even include Republicans in his government in February 2009, Democratic presidential candidate Barrack ... Read more...

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