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Obama gains advantage in three swing states


September 21st, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) A slew of new opinion polls shows President Barack Obama gaining advantage over Mitt Romney as his Republican challenger scrambles to put his campaign back on ... Read more...

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Obama gains six point advantage over Romney: poll


September 11th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) With a new poll showing President Barack Obama getting a six point advantage over Mitt Romney after last week's Democratic National Convention, the Republican challenger ... Read more...

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Obama slightly ahead of Romney in poll of polls


July 6th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) President Barack Obama has a slight 3-point advantage over likely Republican nominee Mitt Romney in a new poll of polls averaging three recent national surveys ... Read more...

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Romney, Santorum face showdown in Obama’s home state


March 20th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) Two leading Republican presidential hopefuls have launched a final campaign blitz across Illinois, President Barack Obama's home state, ahead of their showdown in a key ... Read more...

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Romney faces tough fight in deep South (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) Ahead of Tuesday's Republican primaries in Alabama and Mississippi in the deep South to pick up the party candidate to challenge President Barack Obama, leading ... Read more...

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Romney faces tough fight in deep South


March 13th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) Ahead of Tuesday's tough Republican primaries in Alabama and Mississippi in deep South to pick up the party candidate to challenge President Barack Obama, leading ... Read more...

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US not too fond of Pakistan: Poll


May 28th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 28 (IANS) Americans have an unfavourable opinion of Pakistan which has appeared in the news consistently since the US killed Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, ... Read more...

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Ex-Massachusetts Governor Romney’s Nevada edge getting smaller


April 29th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 29 (ANI): Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney still holds a solid lead in Nevada, but that advantage has shrunk in recent months, according to a new poll.The survey out ... Read more...

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Poll: More than 6 in 10 would not vote for Trump, Palin


April 27th, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- More than 6 in 10 registered voters in the United States say they will definitely not vote for Donald Trump or Sarah Palin if they decide to ... Read more...

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More Americans want a new president than Obama to be re-elected: Fox News poll


April 8th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.8 (ANI): A Fox News poll has revealed that forty eight percent of American voters think the country would be better off with a new president. Only 44 percent think ... Read more...

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One in four Americans doubt Obama was born in US: Fox News poll


April 8th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.8 (ANI): Nearly one in four Americans believe that President Barack Obama was not born in the US.Only "natural born citizens" are eligible to be president under the US Constitution.A ... Read more...

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Gaddafi keener to stay in power than Obama to oust him says Fox News Poll


April 7th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.7 (ANI): Nearly one in six Americans think Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is determined to stay in power.According to a Fox News poll, 57 percent of voters think Gaddafi is ... Read more...

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Christie, Huckabee and Romney run close with Obama for 2012 poll


April 1st, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.1 (ANI): Two Republican presidential aspirants Mitt Romney and Mike Huckabee are running close to President Barack Obama, according to the latest poll conducted by the New Jersey-based Farleigh Dickinson ... Read more...

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Only 4 in 10 approve building of new US nuke power plants


March 23rd, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 23 (ANI): in the wake of the nuclear crisis in Japan, the support for building nuclear power plants in the United States dropping slightly lower than it was immediately ... Read more...

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Nearly 5 in 10 Americans think nuke power is safe energy source


March 18th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 18 (ANI): Nearly five in ten Americans think nuclear power is a safe source of energy, according to a Fox News poll released Thursday.Though, most of the respondents expressed ... Read more...

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US Presidential wannabe Huckabee way ahead of Republican rivals: Poll


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3(ANI): A new poll has found that potential Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee continues to edge out his potential 2012 rivals in next year's Iowa caucuses.The Wall Street Journal/NBC ... Read more...

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Fox News Poll: Voters give mixed reviews for Obama’s economy recovery efforts


February 11th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): A Fox News poll released Thursday shows that while about half of the American voters think the "worst is over" (48 percent), the same number -- 48 percent -- ... 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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7 in 10 New Yorkers want proposed mosque away from Ground Zero: Poll


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 3 (ANI): Seven out of ten New Yorkers participating in a New York poll, want the proposed Muslim community center and mosque to be relocated away from Ground Zero ... Read more...

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7 of 10 Americans feel carbon dioxide regulation is a must


June 9th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): An expert on climate change has revealed that seven out of ten Americans feel that the United States should take action to power the nation with clean energy.According ... Read more...

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Americans sees Gulf oil spill as a major environmental disaster


June 8th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Americans overwhelmingly see the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico as a major environmental disaster, and most want the federal government to pursue criminal charges against BP ... Read more...

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Americans optimistic about economy, pessimistic abouts jobs


May 14th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A majority of American voters believe the nation's economy is improving, but an equal number believe the job situation is getting worse, according to the latest Fox News ... Read more...

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Nearly one in six Americans think US Government is broken


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.23 (ANI): Nearly one in six American voters (58 percent) think the federal government is 'broken,' while one in three (30 percent) feel it's working "just okay" and nine percent say ... Read more...

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Eight of ten Americans trust in big government near historic low


April 19th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 19 (ANI): Eight out of ten Americans say they can't trust Washington and they have little faith that the massive federal bureaucracy can solve the nation's ills.According to a ... Read more...

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Obama job approval rating drops to 43 percent


April 9th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.9 (ANI): A Fox News poll has found US President Barack Obama's overall job approval rating dropping to a new low of 43 percent, and opposition to the new health ... Read more...

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68 percent of Americans would vote out all lawmakers: Fox poll


March 20th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.20 (ANI): A Fox News poll shows 68 percent of voters would oust all incumbents, while 20 percent would keep all lawmakers in office.The poll further revealed that even 52 ... Read more...

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6 in 10 Americans think only force can stop Iran from making nuke bomb


March 3rd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 3 (ANI): Six in ten Americans believe that only force will be required to stop Iran from making a nuclear bomb, while 25 percent think that diplomacy and sanctions alone ... Read more...

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Americans divided over Obama’s health care reforms: Poll


February 26th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Americans seem to be divided on health care reforms, with 46 percent of voters saying that the bill should be passed this year, while over 50 percent wanting ... Read more...

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Obama has an edge over Republicans among Americans: NYT poll


February 12th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.12 (ANI): US President Barack Obama enjoys an edge over Republicans in the battle for public support, according to the latest New York Times/CBS News poll.Americans blame former President George ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ popularity ratings take a tumble


December 8th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 8 (ANI): A new CNN Opinion Research poll has shown that professional golfer Tiger Woods' popularity among his fans is fast dwindling.Woods, 33, had a following of some ... Read more...

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New miniature, hand-held microscope easily identifies brain tumours


November 12th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Neurosurgeons at Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Centre have developed a new microscope that will help easily identify brain tumours and precisely remove it ... Read more...

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US can’t decide on increasing troops support to Afghanistan


October 21st, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Noble Peace Prize winner for 2009 and the US President Barack Obama is still in thought over whether he should sent more troops to ... Read more...

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Report Card: Obama gets C+, Biden C, Clinton B-


August 7th, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) Americans think Barack Obama's overall performance as president deserves a grade of C+ or just about average, according to a new national poll. He was ... Read more...

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Rise in CO2 levels 200 mln yrs ago led to sudden collapse in plant biodiversity


June 19th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that a rise in carbon dioxide (CO2) levels 200 million years ago led to a sudden ancient collapse in plant biodiversity.The ... Read more...

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Obama more popular than his policies: Poll


April 28th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) A new national poll suggests that President Barack Obama is personally more popular than his policies. The CNN/Opinion Research Corporation poll released Monday, two days before Obama marks ... Read more...

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