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‘Sikhs should expect screening of turbans at US airports’


January 14th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 14 (IANS) A Sikh community advocacy group has warned the community to be prepared for the "reality that Sikhs should now always expect to be secondarily screened ... Read more...

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2009’s Top 10 Weirdest Moments in world of Politics


January 2nd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 2 (ANI): Year 2009 had numerous moments that stood out for their sheer, unforgettable strangeness in the world of politics.Politico.com has enlisted the top 10 weirdest moments of 2009.1. ... Read more...

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Jackson family split delays funeral


July 10th, 2009 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 10 (DPA) A family split over where to bury Michael Jackson is delaying the funeral of the late King of Pop who died two weeks ago, ABC News ... Read more...

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US Congressman opposes proposed American legend title for MJ


July 9th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): A US Congressman has insisted he intends to oppose plans to honour Michael Jackson as an official American legend.Republican Peter King recently slammed the King of Pop, ... Read more...

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Drone hits igniting anti-US feelings among tribal people: Zardari


January 31st, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.31 (ANI): Pakistan has once again urged the United States to reconsider its stance on the war on terror inside Pakistans territory, and take its vital national interest into consideration ... Read more...

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US Congress looks forward to long-term sustained relationship with Pakistan


July 26th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): United States Congress looks forward to having a long-term sustained relationship with Pakistan, and would help it in its democratic and economic development.Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee has ... Read more...

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US Congresswoman says PPP is ok, but Nawaz a problem


May 8th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (ANI): The PPP was doing a good job in Pakistan, but former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was more of a problem and needed to be watched, said Congresswoman ... Read more...

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Pak caucus in US wants aid to be linked to democracy, judges restoration


April 16th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Co-chair of the Pakistan Caucus in the US Congress Sheila Jackson Lee has said that in future US financial aid to Pakistan should be linked to restoration ... Read more...

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US hopeful of transparent Pak polls: Congressperson


February 18th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 18 (ANI): The US House of Representatives Congressperson Sheila Jackson Lee said on Sunday that her country is doing the best in its abilities to ensure free, fair and transparent ... Read more...

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US Congressional delegations will monitor Pak general elections


February 15th, 2008 - 11:54 am ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Two US Congressional delegations, including senior lawmakers from both the Senate and the House of Representatives, will observe the February 18 elections in Pakistan.The delegates are likely to ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s decision to impose emergency “deeply troubling”: US lawmaker


November 14th, 2007 - 8:37 am ICT by admin
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