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Jindal defends Romney visit to Louisiana


September 1st, 2012 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) As Mitt Romney visited Louisiana's storm-ravaged coast, the state's Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal said he had invited both the Republican presidential nominee and President Barack ... Read more...

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Romney lands in controversy with ‘birther’ joke


August 25th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) A 'birther' joke has landed presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney in a controversy with a not so amused Obama camp accusing him of ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal intensifies attack on Obama


July 19th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 19 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian American governor Bobby Jindal, speculated among Mitt Romney's potential running mates, has stepped up his attacks on President Barack Obama for allegedly distorting ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal blasts Obama, helps Romney


July 17th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 17 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal helped Mitt Romney raise two million dollars amid speculation that he could be presumptive Republican presidential nominee's running mate in ... Read more...

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Romney booed for claim to improve blacks’ lot


July 12th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 12 (IANS) Likely Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney was met with a round of boos from a group of African-American voters when he made a bold claim ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal defends Romney on offshore investments


July 9th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 9 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian-American Governor Bobby Jindal, whose name often figures among Mitt Romney's likely running mates, has defended the presumptive Republican presidential nominee against attacks over ... Read more...

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Obama seeks more action to rebuild US economy


July 8th, 2012 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (IANS) Stating that the country needs to do more than just reclaim the jobs lost during the recession, President Barack Obama has called for more action ... Read more...

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Romney collects more money than Obama in May


June 8th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS/EFE) Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney last month collected almost $77 million for his campaign, some $17 million more than President Barack Obama.The Republican National ... Read more...

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Obama supports same-sex marriage (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) President Barack Obama has become the first president in US history to come out in support of the same-sex marriage, injecting one of the most ... Read more...

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Gingrich finally calls it quits (Lead)


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) With just two victories under his belt in Republican primaries, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich finally called it quits, a little less than a year ... Read more...

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Romney’s path cleared; gets Bobby Jindal’s backing (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) As Mitt Romney emerged as the virtually certain Republican presidential nominee with Rick Santorum suddenly dropping out of the race, Louisiana's Indian American Governor Bobby ... Read more...

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Anna protests: McCain lauds India’s democracy


August 18th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) US Senator John McCain Thursday brushed off the allegation by a Congress politician hinting at a US hand in stoking protests led by social activist ... Read more...

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McCain opts out of 2012 GOP presidential candidature endorsements


February 4th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): US Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) has said that he would "most likely" opt to keep himself away from endorsing any presidential candidate in 2012."I think I'm ... Read more...

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Americans will re-elect Obama president, but only if Palin stands against him, finds poll


September 28th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): A majority of Americans may vote against US President Barack Obama in the 2012 election, but he would come up on top if Sarah Palin is the ... Read more...

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Mike Pence Tops Republican’s 2012 Presidential Nominee Choice


September 19th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Sep 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Republican Presidential nominee Sarah Palin is no more the favorite for the same with the Republicans. On Saturday as more than 2000 registered attendees ... Read more...

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John McCain Dubbed As Social Media Genius By A Recent Study


August 21st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Republican leader John McCain is making news lately for the most unlikely of reasons. The 2008 Republican Presidential nominee has been named a 'social media genius', ... Read more...

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Cover Page Of Sarah Palin’s New Book Unveiled By HarperCollins


August 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Thursday, HarperCollins unveiled the cover page design of the new yet-to-be released book of former Governor of Alaska Sarah Palin. The book that is titled ... Read more...

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Republican wins Senate seat held by Ted Kennedy (Lead)


January 20th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) In a major setback to President Barack Obama's domestic agenda, including health care reform, as he completes a year in office, a Republican has won ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin “thrilled” to join Fox News


January 12th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has revealed that she is thrilled to have signed a multiyear deal with Fox News to serve as a contributor across all ... Read more...

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`Celebration of Life’ memorial for Kennedy in Boston


August 29th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (DPA) Amid tears and laughter, in words and music, the family, friends and political rivals of Edward "Ted" Kennedy remembered the former US senator at a private "Celebration ... Read more...

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Palin to step down as Alaska Governor


July 26th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Juneau (Alaska, US), July 26 (ANI): Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will step down Sunday, almost a year after hogging the national limelight as Republican presidential nominee John McCain's running mate.Palin had ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin ordered to pay over 17K dollars in back taxes


February 19th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Juneau (Alaska, US), Feb.19 (ANI): Alaska Governor and former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin has been asked by officials to pay back taxes to the Internal Revenue Service. She reportedly ... Read more...

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Republican rising star Jindal to give response to Obama


February 12th, 2009 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) Bobby Jindal, Louisiana's Indian-American governor, is set to deliver the Republican response to Barack Obama's Feb 24 joint address to Congress - the high-profile slot the rival party ... Read more...

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Obama pays tribute to Martin Luther King


January 20th, 2009 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (Xinhua) US president-elect Barack Obama paid tribute to the late African-American civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, a day before his inauguration as the 44th president of ... Read more...

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Obama to take part in Martin Luther King community renovation project


January 19th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.19 (ANI): A day after witnessing a thrilling concert held in his honour and adressing the nation from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial here, incoming US President Barack Obama ... Read more...

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John McCain actually left Joe the Plumber ”appalled”!


December 10th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Ohio, Dec.10 (ANI): Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher, a plumber who acquired fame earlier this year for seeking answers from Barack Obama about tax cuts, has said that he has been left appalled ... Read more...

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Seven in ten Americans optimistic about Obamas first term in office


November 12th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Sixty-three percent of Americans including roughly one in five voters who supported Republican presidential nominee John McCain are pleased that Barack Obama has been elected President of ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin beats John McCain in ”Saturday Night Live” ratings


November 3rd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 3 (ANI): When it comes to drawing viewers, John McCain is certainly no Sarah Palin.The Republican presidential nominee made a guest appearance on NBC''s Saturday Night Live last ... Read more...

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Joe the Plumber is now a successfully selling brand!


October 31st, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): Joe the Plumber is enjoying the attention he is getting on the campaign trail for Republican presidential nominee John McCain, and says that he dont listen to ... Read more...

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Joe-the-Plumber set for stage and studio stardom!


October 30th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Samuel Wurzelbacher aka Joe the Plumber, who gained unexpected popularity during the past two weeks after being repeatedly mentioned by Republican presidential nominee John McCain in his ... Read more...

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Republicans blame media bias for their predicament


October 30th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Oct 30 (ANI): Virtually realizing their defeat in the Nov 4 presidential poll, the Republican Party has trained its guns on the media alleging bias against the party.Faced ... Read more...

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Republican campaign tensions spill out into the public


October 27th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Republican presidential nominee John McCain has declared defiantly that he would emerge victorious from next weeks presidential election even as campaign tensions including with his running-mate Sarah ... Read more...

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Race to get 270 electoral votes getting tougher: McCain


October 27th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Republican presidential nominee John McCain has acknowledged that the race to get to the magic number of 270 electoral votes is tough, but said polls are all ... Read more...

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McCains brother leaves campaign after 911 flare up


October 26th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): Joe McCain, brother of Republican presidential nominee John McCain, has said that he will withdraw from campaign activities after calling 911 to angrily complain about traffic.Joe ... Read more...

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McCains anti Obama tax ploy actually working to the latters benefit


October 25th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Republican presidential nominee John McCain has turned to an argument that has served his party well in recent history, using stump speeches and television ads to drive ... Read more...

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