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Obama denies allegations over White House leaks


June 9th, 2012 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has strongly denied the charges by political rivals that the White House purposely leaked classified information for political gains in the ... Read more...

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After five-state sweep, Romney readies to battle Obama (Lead)


April 25th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Sweeping five Republican primaries to effectively clinch the Republican nomination, Mitt Romney prepared to challenge President Barack Obama in the November general election."A better America ... Read more...

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Romney sweeps five states, readies to battle Obama


April 25th, 2012 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Mitt Romney has swept five Republican primaries to effectively clinch the Republican nomination to challenge President Barack Obama in the November general election.With his nearest ... Read more...

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No pact with US until night raids end: Karzai


February 20th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Night raids conducted by US troops in Afghanistan remain a major stumbling block to a US-Afghan pact on long-term strategic cooperation, the Afghan media ... Read more...

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John McCain endorses Mitt Romney


January 5th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mitt Romney’s campaign for the White House received a massive boost when former Republican presidential candidate Senator John McCain gave him his endorsement.At a rally in ... Read more...

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Latino voters sticking with Obama, Democrats: Poll


December 29th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 29 (IANS) Latino voters strongly support President Barack Obama and his Democratic Party despite dissatisfaction with the administration's deportation policies, according to a new poll.The survey by ... Read more...

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McCain has blood of peaceful civilians on his hands: Putin


December 15th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Vladimir Putin Thursday responded to a comment from US senator John McCain, who warned the Russian prime minister of an "Arab Spring" approaching Russia, saying ... Read more...

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US to freeze $700 mn aid to Pakistan


December 13th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) In the midst of a tense standoff with Islamabad, a Congressional panel has agreed to freeze $700 million in US aid to Pakistan unless it helps ... Read more...

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McCain like ‘Alice in Wonderland’ March Hare: Russian speaker


December 7th, 2011 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Speaker of the Russian State Duma Boris Gryzlov has compared US senator John McCain to the March Hare from "Alice in Wonderland", after McCaine predicted ... Read more...

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US special envoy visits Myanmar


September 10th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) US special envoy to Myanmar Derek Mitchell arrived in Yangon Friday on his first visit to the country for talks with the government, officials said.Mitchell was ... Read more...

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McCain lauds improving security in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)


August 18th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Fresh from a visit to Jammu and Kashmir, US Senator John McCain Thursday said he was "encouraged" to see peace and security returning to ... 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 points to Pakistan military, terror groups link


August 18th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Calling for a realistic US policy towards Pakistan, Senator John McCain, a former American presidential candidate, Thursday aired concern over the "troubling connection" between ... Read more...

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McCain’s visit sparks debate in Kashmir


August 18th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 18 (IANS) The visit of US Senator John McCain to Kashmir earlier this week has generated an interesting debate here -- some are pointing to the fact that he ... Read more...

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US senator meets Kashmir governor, chief minister


August 17th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 16 (IANS) US Senator John McCain, the losing presidential candidate in 2008, Tuesday met Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra and Chief Minister Omar Abdullah after arriving ... Read more...

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US objects to Americans’ harassment in Pakistan


August 14th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 14 (IANS) The US has expressed concern over Americans' harassment in Pakistan and sought withdrawal of no-objection certificates required for US envoys' movement. This came as an American ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants enduring partnership with US: Gilani


August 13th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Pakistan wants to have an enduring partnership with the US, and the relationship should go beyond cooperation on terrorism, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani told ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin denies that her bus tour has been canceled


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, June 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin has denied media reports that she has cancelled her “One Nation” bus tour. On her Facbook page on Wednesday the former Alaska governor said she ... 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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McCain commends Obama on bin Laden killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Senator John McCain, who was President Barack Obama's GOP opponent in the 2008 election, praised the president Sunday night for approving a military raid that took out ... Read more...

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Trump not a “serious” presidential candidate: Republican senator McCain


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Arizona Senator John McCain has said that Donald Trump cannot be perceived as a "serious" Republican presidential contender.He argued that while the business magnate seemed to be ... Read more...

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Statement by U.S. Senator John McCain on Bin Laden’s death


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Senator John McCain, a former presidential candidate, on early Monday morning released the following statement on the death of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden."I am overjoyed that ... 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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NATO urged to adopt Gaddafi’s assassination policy


April 25th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): Senior western leaders have urged NATO to adopt an assassination policy against Colonel Muammar Gaddafi to put an end to the emerging stalemate in Libya.The calls came ... Read more...

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War in Libya moving towards stalemate: Admiral Mullen


April 23rd, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad (Iraq), Apr. 23 (ANI): The chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Admiral Mike Mullen, has warned that the war in Libya is "moving towards stalemate", even though US ... Read more...

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Obama urged to clear confusion over US’ interest in Libya mission


March 28th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): US President Barack Obama, who has contradicted Defence Secretary Robert Gates over America's intentions in intervening in Libya, has been urged to clarify the issue.Although Obama ... Read more...

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US has no plans to ‘assassinate’ Gaddafi, Obama tells lawmakers


March 26th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has told congressional leaders that the US military would not be used to assassinate Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, sources familiar with Friday's ... Read more...

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Western military strikes on Libya may threaten Gaddafi regime continuance: NYT


March 21st, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): The military strikes on Libya by Britain, France and the United States that began on Saturday may threaten the government of that country itself, notwithstanding the Obama administration's ... Read more...

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Best way to end Pakistan’s support for terrorist groups is to win Afghan war: McCain


March 16th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16(ANI): The best way to persuade Pakistan to 'end its support for terrorist groups' is to defeat the Taliban in Afghanistan, senior US lawmaker and former Republican presidential candidate ... 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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Australia, US concerned over China’s growing military power


March 9th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.9 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has backed the concerns of US Senator John McCain over China's rise as a military power in the Asia- Pacific region.McCain said that the ... Read more...

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McCain mistakenly says iPads, iPhones are manufactured in US


March 7th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): Arizona senator John McCain has mistakenly said in an interview that that iPads and iPhones were made in the U.S. when speaking about free trade agreements."It's obviously recognition ... Read more...

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US Army’s syc-ops’ on American lawmakers visiting Afghanistan ‘didn’t affect me’: McCain


February 28th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Arizona Senator John McCain has said that the United States Army's tactics to use psychological operations on U.S. lawmakers visiting Afghanistan did not have any impact on him. ... Read more...

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