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Romney gains presidential momentum with twin wins


February 29th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS) With a narrow win in his home state of Michigan and an easy victory in Arizona, Mitt Romney boosted his chances of becoming the Republican ... Read more...

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Romney thumps Gingrich, regains momentum


February 1st, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) With a thumping win in the Republican primary in Florida, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney has cemented his front-running status for the right to challenge ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley set to become South Carolina governor


January 12th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 12 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, is set to become the first woman governor of South Carolina and the first Indian ... Read more...

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Lisa Murkowski Has Incredibly Won A Senatorial Election From Alaska


November 18th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): AP has voiced that the Alaskan Republican, Lisa Murkowski, has managed to become the first American candidate after 56 years to triumph in a senatorial ... Read more...

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Tea party could spell doom after splitting Republicans into thirds, says top GOP strategist


November 5th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): GOP strategist Bill McInturff has said that the tea party has split the Republicans into thirds, and warned that the division could complicate things for the party in ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley, daughter of Sikh parents, is South Carolina’s first woman governor (Night Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Nikki Randhawa Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history by becoming the first woman to win the governor's race in South ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley South Carolina’s first woman governor (Second Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history by becoming the first woman to win the governor's race in South Carolina ... Read more...

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Christine O’Donnell vows to not to talk to the national media


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christine O'Donnell, Republican Senate nominee for Delaware says she will concentrate on the local media in her bid to win more votes. Delaware announced this on ... Read more...

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Kelly Ayotte Gets The Nod In New Hampshire


September 17th, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Kelly Ayotte won the recently concluded New Hampshire Republican Primary by a narrow margin ending the spectacular winning streak of the grass root Tea ... Read more...

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Carl Paladino Scores Over Rick Lazio


September 15th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 64 year old man who sends racist jokes and pornographic images in emails to his friends, who wears a "I give a damn attitude" about ... Read more...

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Indian-American candidate releases 4,000 e-mails to debunk affair slur


August 21st, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) Indian-American Republican Nikki Haley, considered a front-runner in the South Carolina governor's race, has released thousands of e-mails to clear the air over allegations of ... Read more...

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Linda McMahon, Former Executive Of WWE, Wins The Republican Primary For The American Senatorial Seat Of Connecticut


August 12th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Linda McMahon happened to be the executive of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) previously. Rob Simmons happens to be a previous Congressman. Linda has now warded ... Read more...

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Connecticut Republicans Nominate Linda McMahon For Fall Election


August 12th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Linda McMahon has ultimately been able to wrestle her way to win the Republican primary from Connecticut. The lady won ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley on Newsweek cover


July 17th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 17 (IANS) Emerging Indian American political star Nikki Haley has made it to the cover of Newsweek with a story on her transformation from "obscure state representative" to front ... Read more...

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S. Carolina GOP furiously torpedoing Indian origin Haley’s governorship bid


June 17th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Indian origin Nikki Haley's bid for governor of South Carolina has run into rough weather with the Republican (GOP) establishment reportedly working furiously to torpedo her chances ... Read more...

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I could beat Obama if he ran for Illinois Governor: GOP nominee


June 17th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 17(ANI): The Republican Party's nominee for Illinois Governor, Bill Brady, has said that the anti-Democrat mood in the state is so strong that he could even beat President Barack ... Read more...

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Sharron Angle Wins, Harry Reid Gets His Most Desired Race


June 9th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nevada, June 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In all probability, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid just got the race for that he had been craving for a long time.Reportedly, Ex-Reno Assembly ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger mistakenly votes for two California Senate primary candidates


June 9th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
California, June 9(ANI): California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger had to recast his ballot for the state's Senate primary because he selected two candidates instead of one.Los Angeles polling place worker, Keta Hodgson, ... Read more...

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McCain recruits Palin to defend Arizona seat


February 16th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.16 (ANI): Former Republican presidential candidate John McCain has once again sought the help of his ex-running mate and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin to defend his Arizona seat.According to ... Read more...

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Arlen Specter changes political affiliations


April 29th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by GD
The noted Republican, Senator Arlen Specter announced one of the most unexpected twists in the history of American politics. Specter has announced that he would chance political affiliations because he was doubtful ... Read more...

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Pennsylvania Republican Senator Specter opts to become a Democrat


April 29th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.29 (ANI): Pennsylvania's Republican Senator Arlen Specter has decided to quit the GOP to join the Democrats.The five-term senator's stunning defection puts the Democratic Party one vote from being able to ... Read more...

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Benazirs murder helped McCain win primary


June 25th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , June 25 (ANI): One of the top advisers of Republican presidential candidate John McCain has said that the assassination of former Pakistan premier Benazir Bhutto helped McCain win the ... Read more...

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