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Ex-US vice president Cheney has heart transplant


March 25th, 2012 - 8:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 25 (IANS) Former US vice president Dick Cheney had a heart transplant surgery, his office said Saturday.The 71-year-old had surgery at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, ... Read more...

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Condoleezza Rice thought George Bush was poisoned


November 1st, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has spoken about a scary moment at the White House shortly after the 9/11 attacks in the United States that ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney claims in memoir that Colin Powell took cheap shots at him during Bush era


August 29th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two of the most powerful figures in George W. Bush’s administration are engaged in media war of words. Former Vice President Dick Cheney and former Secretary of ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney used to keep his resignation letter in a secret place


August 25th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has revealed that he had his resignation letter signed and placed in a secure location inside his office safe. He revealed ... Read more...

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Regan-era lawyer drafts Obama impeachment over Libya intervention


April 8th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.8 (ANI): A libertarian constitutional lawyer and Reagan-era Justice Department official Bruce Fein has drafted an article of impeachment against US President Barack Obama stating that he had crossed a ... Read more...

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Mubarak had told US not to topple Saddam: WikiLeaks


February 11th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak had advised the former US vice-president Dick Cheney not to dethrone Saddam Hussein, according to leaked US cables.Mubarak warned that by ignoring his ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Mubarak told US not to topple Saddam


February 10th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.10 (ANI): Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is reported to have told former US vice-president Dick Cheney "three or four times" not to depose Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, according to diplomatic ... Read more...

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Nancy Reagan Celebrates Ronald Reagan’s 100th Birthday


February 7th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, the people of United States celebrated the 100th anniversary of 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan, who passed away on June 5, ... Read more...

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Former Vice President Dick Cheney Calls President Barack Obama “One Term President”


January 19th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President of United States during the presidency of George W. Bush, Dick Cheney graced NBC's "The Today Show" on Tuesday where he spoke about ... Read more...

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Cheney steers clear of Palin’s US President dreams


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19(ANI): Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney has steered clear of questions on former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's prospects in the 2012 Presidential run.When asked whether he thought Palin ... Read more...

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Cheney believes Obama will only serve one term as president


January 18th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Virginia (US), Jan.18 (ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has reiterated his belief that President Obama will serve just one term."I think his overall approach to expanding the size of ... Read more...

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Nigeria drops corruption charges against Cheney after oil firm agrees to pay fine


December 16th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Nigeria has dropped corruption charges against former US Vice-President Dick Cheney, after Halliburton, the oil firm he used to run, agreed to pay 250 million dollars in ... Read more...

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GOP committee battle: Steele to reveal whether he wants top job


December 13th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.13 (ANI): The battle for control of the Republican National Committee will take a new turn on Monday when Michael Steele is set to announce whether he will step down ... Read more...

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Nigeria files bribery charges against Cheney in LNG plant scandal


December 8th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lagos, Dec 8 (ANI): The Nigerian anti-corruption agency has reportedly filed charges against former US Vice-President Dick Cheney for his alleged involvement in a bribery scandal involving Halliburton, the company he ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney faces bribery charges in Nigeria over LNG plant scandal


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Abuja, Dec 3 (ANI): Nigeria's anti-corruption agency would reportedly charge US Vice-President Dick Cheney for his alleged involvement in a bribery scandal involving Halliburton, the company he once headed.Cheney was ... Read more...

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Bush’s faith in history’s judgement beginning to come around, says Cheney


November 17th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Former President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney shared a stage together Tuesday for the first time since the two left office in 2008, with ... 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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Bush fell out with Cheney over aide’s spy scandal


November 9th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush said his decision not to pardon former Vice Presidential aide Scooter Libby in a spy-outing scandal did not sit well with ... Read more...

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Bush almost dumped “Darth Vader of administration” Cheney as running mate


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Former US President George W Bush has revealed in his memoir "Decision Points" that he considered dumping Vice President Dick Cheney, who was considered as the "Darth ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts hopes new movie will expose Americans to ex-CIA agent’s life


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): Actress Naomi Watts, who plays an ex-CIA agent in a new movie, is hoping that her role will help educate Americans on the events that took place ... Read more...

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Palin is a ‘half-baked Alaskan’, says Florida lawmaker


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Florida (US), Oct. 2 (ANI): Florida Representative Alan Grayson has described former Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin as a "half-baked Alaskan".In a rambling, pop-culture-laden new fundraising appeal out Thursday morning, Grayson ... Read more...

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Obama said US can absorb another 9/11, claims Woodward book


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 23(ANI): US President Barack Obama reckons that the country can "absorb" another terror attack, a new book by journalist Bob Woodward has claimed.According to Fox News, the comment in ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney wanted to remake Middle East after 9/11, invade Iraq: Tony Blair


September 6th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 6 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has said that former Vice President Dick Cheney wanted to remake the Middle East after 9/11, and invade not only Iraq, ... Read more...

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Ken Melhman creates a stir with his confession of being a gay


August 27th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some believe that politics is not necessarily about doing what is right. They say it is about doing what is popular and that might be the ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Planted With ‘Bridge To Transplant’


July 15th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President Dick Cheney has been fitted with a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) that will reportedly give him a better quality of life. The ... Read more...

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Ex-US Vice-President Dick Cheney has pump placed in heart


July 15th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15(ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has revealed that he has undergone surgery to install a small pump in his heart to combat coronary artery disease.Former President George ... Read more...

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US ex-vice president gets heart device implant


July 15th, 2010 - 8:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (DPA) Former US vice president Dick Cheney, who suffered his first heart attack at age 37, said Wednesday he underwent heart surgery for installation of a pump device ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney feeling better after getting hospital treatment


June 28th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President Dick Cheney is said to be feeling better after his hospital stint over the weekend. He is still hospitalized in Washington because he ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Is Now Feeling Better: Liz Cheney


June 28th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The last weekend was very bad for the former US Vice President Dick Cheney as he had to be hospitalized following the flaring ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Feeling Better, To Be Released From Hospital Soon


June 28th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President Dick Cheney is reportedly feeling better after his weekend stay at the hospital. Dick Cheney was admitted on Friday after he complained of ... Read more...

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Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney Hospitalized


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney was on Friday admitted to the George Washington University hospital for some tests after he visited a doctor ... Read more...

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Ex-aide of Powell says Bush ‘knew Guantánamo prisoners were innocent’


April 9th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.9 (ANI): A key aide of former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has said that former US President George W. Bush, his vice-president Dick Cheney and former defense minister ... Read more...

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Liz Cheney Faces Accusation Of Adopting Joe McCarthy’s Ideals


March 7th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Liz Cheney is being accused of overstepping all codes in going too far in an advertisement that is reported to be taking sharp hits of ... Read more...

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Republicans loath to discuss ` charismatic’ Palin


February 25th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb. 25 (ANI): A majority of Republican officials and operatives are loath to discuss Palin on the record.When a reporter forces them to speak about her, it tends ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Survives Fifth Heart Attack


February 24th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Washington Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what can only be called a miracle, former Vice President Dick Cheney has survived his fifth heart attack. Cheney, who is 69 years old,had ... Read more...

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