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One more US state abolishes death penalty

April 26th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) The US state of Connecticut Wednesday became the 17th state in the country to abolish the capital punishment.Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy Wednesday signed the state's death ... Read more...

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Latest Health Care Law Repeal Bill Passes House, Likely To Be Thwarted In Senate

January 20th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yesterday the GOP led House of Representatives passed a bill that seeks to demolish the much touted health care reform promoted by Barack Obama, the president ... Read more...

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Only about 2 in 10 Americans favour total repeal of Obama’s healthcare reform

January 19th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Most Americans don't want President Barack Obama's healthcare reforms legislation to be repealed entirely.A new Washington Post-ABC News poll released Tuesday found that only 18 percent (about ... Read more...

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U.S. Senate votes to repeal ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ policy

December 19th, 2010 - 4:07 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A controversial policy which bans openly gay, lesbian, and bisexuals from serving in the U.S. military is coming to an end after the U.S. Senate voted to ... Read more...

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Sherry declines Pak Cabinet re-induction offer as Foreign Minister

January 22nd, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 22(ANI): Former Pakistan Information Minister Sherry Rehman has reportedly declined to accept the Government's latest offer of re-induction into the Cabinet as Foreign Minister.According to reports, close aides of ... Read more...

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Minority panel may get constitutional status in budget session

February 20th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by admin
Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The government is gearing up to confer constitutional status on the National Commission for Minorities (NCM) during parliament's budget session beginning Feb 25. The bill ... Read more...

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