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Powell still supports Obama, but uncertain about his choice in 2012 Presidential polls


January 24th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has said that he still supports US President Barack Obama, but is not certain about who to vote for in ... Read more...

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I’d consider a post in the Obama Administration, says Arnie


December 19th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 19 (ANI): Arnold Schwarzenegger wants to be a part of US President Barack Obama's Administration.The California Governor told the Los Angeles Times that he'd consider a post in ... Read more...

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Palin using media to make signature statement ahead of 2012 Prez bid


December 17th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 17 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin has started cautiously cooperating with some of the same media outlets she and her supporters have accused of unfair and inaccurate coverage, ... Read more...

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Cindy McCain In Gay Anti Bullying Video


November 13th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cindy McCain the spouse of former Presidential runner republican John McCain has differed with her husband openly on the issue of gay ban in US Military. ... Read more...

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Americans evenly divided over Bush vs Obama


October 9th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) Ahead of a tough mid-term battle for Congress, Americans are almost equally divided over whether President Barack Obama or his predecessor George Bush has performed ... Read more...

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‘Joe The Plumber’ Elected To Party Office In Ohio


May 6th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Samuel "Joe" Wurzelbacher, otherwise known as 'Joe The Plumber' has plunged headfirst into party politics, after being hailed by Republican John McCain's campaign for president in 2008. ... Read more...

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‘Joe The Plumber’ Elected To The Republican Party Committee Of The Lucas County In Ohio


May 6th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): ‘Joe the Plumber’ is plummeting into party politics. Samuel ‘Joe’ Wurzelbacher was lauded by the Republican John McCain's presidential movement in 2008. Joe has ... Read more...

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Teen father wins court ruling in bitter Palin custody fight


December 30th, 2009 - 5:59 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 30 (DPA) The teenage father of Sarah Palin's grandchild has won a crucial court victory in a bitter child custody battle, portraying the one-time vice presidential hopeful as ... Read more...

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Presidential election outcome affects male voters’ testosterone levels


October 21st, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): A new study by researchers at Duke University and the University of Michigan has found a direct correlation between the outcome of a political election and a ... Read more...

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Palin to step down as Alaska governor (Lead)


July 4th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (DPA) Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, who was catapulted to national prominence as the Republican vice presidential candidate last year, will resign later this month, she said Friday. In a ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to step down as Alaska governor: Report


July 4th, 2009 - 2:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (DPA) Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, who was catapulted to national prominence as the Republican vice presidential candidate last year, will resign later this month, she said Friday. She also ... Read more...

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Merkel warns US, Obama, against protectionism


January 20th, 2009 - 7:28 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 20 (DPA) On the eve of the inauguration of Barack Obama as US president, German Chancellor Angela Merkel sent a warning to the US against the temptation to fall back ... Read more...

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$150 designer T-shirts for Obama inauguration


January 19th, 2009 - 9:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (DPA) Barack Obama's plan to jump-start the US economy probably doesn't involve T-shirts. But T-shirts and other wares emblazoned with the incoming president's face are in hot demand and ... Read more...

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Obamas ineligibility case thrown out by US Supreme court


December 9th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): The US Supreme Court has turned down an emergency appeal from a New Jersey man who says President-elect Barack Obama is ineligible to be president because he ... Read more...

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McCain wins final undecided state


November 20th, 2008 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 20 (DPA) Republican John McCain picked up the final prize of the US presidential election Wednesday, winning the hotly contested battleground of Missouri by a narrow margin.More than two weeks ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton would have won US presidential race by a bigger margin


November 14th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 14 (ANI): New York Senator Hillary Clinton, who lost to US President elect Barack Obama in Democrat primary race, would have won the White House by a bigger ... Read more...

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Obama calls for unity in first radio address


November 8th, 2008 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (DPA) In his first radio address as president-elect, Barack Obama Saturday called for unity among the American people as they seek solutions to the ongoing economic crisis.He praised voters ... Read more...

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Rapper Ludacris explains why Obama disliked his song


November 8th, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 8 (IANS) Rapper Ludacris says US president-elect Barack Obama disapproved of the song he wrote for the Democrat's election campaign because it insulted his rivals Hillary Clinton and John McCain.According ... Read more...

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Iran urges US to review policy


November 7th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 7 (IANS) Iran, whose relation with Washington is strained over its nuclear programme, has urged US president-elect Barack Obama to review America's policy toward the Islamic nation and respect its, ... Read more...

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US stocks dive five percent after Obama wins


November 6th, 2008 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 6 (DPA) Wall Street delivered its worst-ever post-election session Wednesday as major stock indices lost more than five percent, one day after the US market's biggest-ever election day gains.Tuesday ... Read more...

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Obama tally climbs to 349-163


November 6th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) In winning the presidency, Barack Obama not only thumped Republican John McCain in the Electoral College tally, but also handily won the popular vote and redrew the great ... Read more...

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US markets decline after Obama wins US election


November 5th, 2008 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 5 (DPA) Major US stock indices fell on opening Wednesday after the election of Democrat Barack Obama as the next president of the US.The blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average ... Read more...

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Indian parliamentarians congratulate Obama


November 5th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Trupati/Jalandhar, Nov 5 (ANI): Indian parliamentarians have congratulated Democrat Barack Obama on winning the elections and making history by becoming the first black President of the US. He defeated the ... Read more...

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Obama wins White House; night to remember for US (Night Lead)


November 5th, 2008 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Smashing through the country's "colour line", Barack Hussein Obama was Wednesday elected 44th president of the United States, a position that will vest unparalleled global power in the ... Read more...

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Obama says his victory signals change in America


November 5th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago (US), Nov.5 (ANI): U.S. President-elect Barack Obama promised Tuesday that "change is coming to America" as he gave a victory speech after becoming the first African-American to be elected to ... Read more...

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President Patil congratulates Obama


November 5th, 2008 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Congratulating Barack Obama, President Pratibha Patil Wednesday said Indians see his election as a historic mandate of the people of the US.In her message to Obama, she ... Read more...

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Obama wins White House; night to remember for US (Evening Lead)


November 5th, 2008 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Smashing through the country's "colour line", Barack Hussein Obama was Wednesday elected 44th president of the United States, a position that will vest unparalleled global power in the ... Read more...

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How Obama won


November 5th, 2008 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.5 (ANI): Barack Obama, who will be the nations first African-American president, won the largest share of white support of any Democrat in a two-man race since 1976 amid a ... Read more...

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US, world leaders hail Obama victory (Lead)


November 5th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) World leaders have been quick to congratulate Democrat Barack Obama on his victory in the US presidential elections. Soon after US media projected Obama winning the election and ... Read more...

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Obama’s leap of faith fired by Mahatma Gandhi (Profile)


November 5th, 2008 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) From a virtual unknown outside his home state of Illinois to the most powerful man on earth, Barack Obama has come a long way in less than two ... Read more...

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Obama wins New Mexico, US networks project


November 5th, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) Democrat Barack Obama has defeated Republican John McCain in New Mexico, major US television networks projected late Tuesday.A southwestern state with five votes in the decisive electoral college, ... Read more...

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Ohio goes to Obama


November 5th, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) The battleground state of Ohio will be won by Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama, US networks Fox News, NBC and ABC projected Tuesday.The loss puts Republican John McCain ... Read more...

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Tally shows Obama with 175-76 electoral lead


November 5th, 2008 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) Democrat Barack Obama was holding a 175 to 76 lead over Republican John McCain in the electoral college, bringing him to within less than 100 votes to capture ... Read more...

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Obama takes early lead; close tussle in battleground states


November 5th, 2008 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) As the epic electoral battle between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain for the keys to the White House drew towards its finale, the two rivals were ... Read more...

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McCain wins Georgia, projections show


November 5th, 2008 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) Republican John McCain has defeated Democrat Barack Obama in the state of Georgia, according to projections by the television networks Fox News and MSNBC Tuesday.The projections for the ... Read more...

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