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Today is George Washington’s birthday


February 22nd, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Americans will mark the birthday of George Washington on Wednesday (22nd of February). The day is one of the most important on the calendar of the ... Read more...

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Today is the “Presidents’ Day”


February 20th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Americans celebrate the Presidents’ Day on the 20th of February 2012. The day is used to mark the birthday of America’s first President George Washington which falls ... Read more...

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Rush Limbaugh targets Michelle Obama’s diet


February 22nd, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michelle Obama’s anti-child obesity campaign has got another critic. Sarah Palin was amongst the first group that criticized the campaign when she claimed that parents should ... Read more...

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Ford is the best President


February 18th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Harrison Ford's role in Air Force One as President James Marshall has been credited as the best portrayal of the President in movies.People voted at a poll ... Read more...

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MNIK tops one-day sales record for Hindi films in US


February 16th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 16 (IANS) Grossing $761,000 Sunday, the highest one-day gross ever for any Hindi-language film in North America, Shah Rukh Khan starrer "My Name Is Khan" is on a ... Read more...

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‘My Name is Khan’ makes record $1.86 million in America


February 15th, 2010 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 15 (IANS) Grossing an estimated $1.86 million at the box office in its first weekend, Shah Rukh Khan starrer "My Name Is Khan" has broken the record ... Read more...

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Lincoln’s favorite dish was Chicken Fricassee


February 17th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
This year the American's celebrated Abraham Lincoln, their 16th President's 200th birthday. Lincoln, born February 12, 1809, among the most admired and consequential American leaders and some place him at the top ... Read more...

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Today is Presidents Day!


February 17th, 2009 - 1:51 am ICT by admin
Washington's Birthday is a United States federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February. It is also commonly known as Presidents Day (or Presidents' Day). As Washington's Birthday or Presidents Day, ... Read more...

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US Senate clears Obama’s $800 bn stimulus plan (Lead)


February 11th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Only three Republicans - Susan Collins, Olympia Snowe and Arlen Specter - Tuesday voted for the bill that provides roughly $293 billion for tax relief and $546 billion for spending measures.No Republican ... Read more...

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US Senate endorses Obama’s $838 bn stimulus plan


February 11th, 2009 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) As US President Barack Obama continued his pitch to the nation to sell his $838 billion economic stimulus plan, the senate handed him a big victory approving the ... Read more...

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Obama could be returning to Chicago soon


January 29th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): President Barack Obama, who has acknowledged his admiration for former President Abraham Lincoln and was sworn in using the Lincoln Bible, could return to Illinois to celebrate ... Read more...

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Obama pitches for plan to keep America strong in 21st century


January 24th, 2009 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) President Barack Obama Saturday said his plan to jump-start the economy would not only boost employment in the short-term but also invest in key priorities to keep America ... Read more...

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Obama hopes to get new stimulus plan through by mid-February


January 24th, 2009 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) President Barack Obama is confident that efforts to pass a new $825 billion economic stimulus package by mid-February are "on target," despite Republican lawmakers' objections to some elements ... Read more...

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