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Romney blooper has Republicans backtracking


September 19th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) As Democrats pounced on a Mitt Romney blooper suggesting that nearly half the Americans were "moochers" or dependants, Republicans went into damage control mode, but their ... Read more...

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Paul Ryan accepts Republican vice presidential nomination


August 30th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Tampa, Florida, Aug 30 (IANS) Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan has accepted the Republican vice-presidential nomination, saying time is running out to solve America's fiscal problems, but they ... Read more...

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Nikki slams Obama as Romney clinches nomination


August 29th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian American Governor Nikki Haley has slammed President Barack Obama, painting his administration as an obstructing force that hinders American businesses as Mitt ... Read more...

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Sikh faith leader to offer invocation at Republican convention


August 27th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) In a move aimed at providing a healing touch to the Sikh community in the aftermath of the Wisconsin gurdwara shooting, a Sikh faith ... Read more...

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Indian-Americans get prime spots at US presidential conventions


August 21st, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) With both the Democratic and Republican parties out to woo the three million strong Indian-American community with its growing political clout, three of them have ... Read more...

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Romney picks conservative Paul Ryan as running mate


August 11th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Skipping two rising Indian-American stars, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney Saturday picked up fiscal conservative Paul Ryan as his running mate, making faltering economy as ... Read more...

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Has Mitt Romney chosen David Petraeus as his VP?


August 8th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was rumored that Gen. David Petraeus has being chosen by Mitt Romney as his running mate. General David is the one who guided the American ... 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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Haley, Jindal in Romney’s VP guessing game


May 5th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) As the guessing game begins about presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's running mate, two Indian-American governors, Nikki Haley and Bobby Jindal, figure among the ... Read more...

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Clinton ready to step off `high wire’ of politics (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who has made clear that she won't be serving in a second Obama term if there is one, is ready ... Read more...

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Joe Biden to run on 2012 ticket


October 12th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US Vice President Joe Biden is positive that he will be the running mate of President Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential race. The 68-year-old told NBC’s ... Read more...

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X-Factor Season Premiere: Rachel Crow


September 22nd, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A record breaking twenty thousand people showed up in LA to try out for Simon Cowell's new singing reality competition show for the biggest prize in television history...a ... Read more...

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Piper Palin alleges that the press has ruined her family vacation


June 3rd, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, June 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin’s daughter Piper took active role in the tour of her mother to the East Coast of the United States. Palin was on a week’s ... Read more...

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HBO releases 1st picture of Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin


April 28th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): HBO has released a first look at actress Julianne Moore in her full Sarah Palin wardrobe and makeup.Moore transformed herself to Palin in 'Game Change', donning ... Read more...

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Julianne Moore to portray Sarah Palin in new movie ‘Game Change’


April 28th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Julianne Moore is going to play the role of Sarah Palin in a new movie “Game Change.” The movie will concentrate on the 2008 Presidential bid ... Read more...

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Palin drops to fifth place in GOP 2012 presidential primary race


April 9th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 9 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin appears to have peaked politically, as the latest NBC/Wall Street Journal poll shows her running in fifth place - with 10 percent ... Read more...

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US Democrat Geraldine passes away, aged 75


March 27th, 2011 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) US Democratic politician Geraldine A. Ferraro died Saturday at the age of 75, having fought blood cancer for many years. She was the first female ... Read more...

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HBO making a miniseries on Dick Cheney


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) HBO is reportedly making a miniseries about the former Vice President of the United States, Dick Cheney.HBO recently announced that they would be making a movie ... Read more...

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Palin’s favorability ratings drop to new low: Poll


March 17th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17(ANI): A new poll has found that former US Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin's favorability ratings among Republicans and Republican-leaning independents have dropped to a new low.According to ... Read more...

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Clinton won’t stay on even if Obama gets second term


March 17th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS/EFE) Hillary Clinton does not plan to remain as US secretary of state if President Barack Obama wins a second term in 2012 and has "no ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to address annual conclave Saturday


March 17th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) In her first major foreign trip in three years, former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin will be in India this weekend to deliver ... Read more...

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Julianne Moore to portray Sarah Palin in a movie


March 10th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Julianne Moore is set to play Sarah Palin in a new HBO film titled ‘Game Change’.The studio confirmed Moore’s role on Wednesday. The film is based ... Read more...

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Julianne Moore to play Sarah Palin in HBO film


March 10th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Julianne Moore has been cast to play former US Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin in HBO's new flick 'Game Change'.Based on the best-selling book of the same ... Read more...

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Obama needs Palin on the same ticket to win Arizona in 2012


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Arizona (US), Feb.3 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's best hope of winning the Grand Canyon State of Arizona, according to a new poll, lies in him having former Alaska Republican Governor ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to deliver the keynote address at the 100th birth anniversary of Ronald Reagan


January 28th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American outspoken politician, Sarah Palin, is scheduled to deliver a keynote address at the 100th anniversary of the birth of the former President Ronald Reagan.The Young ... Read more...

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Ex-colleague says Palin should be allowed to reveal her multiple flaws


December 20th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.20 (ANI): A former colleague of Sarah Palin, Nicolle Wallace, has become the latest senior Republican to state that she has multiple flaws. Wallace, who worked closely with Mrs Palin ... Read more...

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McCain waxes eloquent on Palin while likening her to “divisive” Reagan


November 29th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): Republican senator from Arizona John McCain, who lost to Barack Obama during the presidential polls in 2008, has praised his former running mate Sarah Palin and compared ... Read more...

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Bush’s faith in history’s judgement beginning to come around, says Cheney


November 17th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Former President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney shared a stage together Tuesday for the first time since the two left office in 2008, with ... Read more...

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‘Bush thinks Palin not fit to be President’


November 7th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): Former US President George Bush does not believe that Sarah Palin is qualified to be president and thinks that it was a mistake on John McCain part ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin ruined 2008 elections for Republicans, says Bush


November 6th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush believes that Sarah Palin was the reason behind Republican Party's 2008 remorseful election campaign.Bush reportedly told friends that the Alaska governor ... Read more...

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Bush almost dumped “Darth Vader of administration” Cheney as running mate


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Former US President George W Bush has revealed in his memoir "Decision Points" that he considered dumping Vice President Dick Cheney, who was considered as the "Darth ... Read more...

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Biden pours cold water on Hillary’s 2012 veep bid rumours


October 14th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 14 (ANI): Joe Biden has said that President Barck Obama has already asked him to run alongside him again as vice president, dousing speculations that Biden and Hillary Clinton ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton ‘tuned’ for 2016 Presidency?


October 7th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7(ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may not want to replace Vice President Joe Biden, but she may still want to succeed President Barack Obama, her old advisers ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton, White House deny ‘Vice President-switch’ speculations


October 7th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7(ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has dismissed speculations that she may switch roles with Vice President Joe Biden."I have absolutely no interest and no reason for doing anything ... Read more...

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Bob Woodward says Hillary Clinton as VP is ‘on the table’


October 6th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 6 (ANI): Speculating that President Obama will replace Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton on the 2012 ticket has been a private pastime among some Democrats the past few months, and ... Read more...

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