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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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ICC agrees to split roles for president, chairman (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 16 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has finally agreed to go for a constitutional amendment to spilt the role of the president by creating a new post ... Read more...

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ICC agrees to have split roles for chairman and president


April 16th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 16 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has finally agreed to go for a constitutional amendment to spilt the role of the president by creating a new post ... Read more...

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ICC to reduce the role of president


February 1st, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 1 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board Wednesday passed a unanimous resolution that the presidency will become an "ambassadorial" role on a one-year rotational basis from 2014 ... Read more...

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ICC goes along with Indian board, DRS is not mandatory


October 11th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 11 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to do away with the mandatory use of the Umpires Decision Review System (DRS) and has gone back to ... Read more...

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ICC may scrap rotational policy for president’s post


June 6th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) is planning to scrap the rotation policy for appointing presidents, a media report said Monday."The ICC is planning a significant change ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin To Bequeath The Keynote Address At The ‘Reagan 100′ Opening Banquet In California


January 28th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 28, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Young America's Foundation (YAF) has proclaimed that the previous Alaskan Governor, Sarah Palin, would bequeath the keynote speech on February 4 at its ‘Reagan 100 ... Read more...

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Todd Palin, Husband Of Sarah Palin Mired In Sex Scandal


January 21st, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin the former mayor of Alaska and a contender for Vice Presidency of USA is hogging headlines once again. However, this time it is not ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Says He Offered To Quit Vice Presidency Thrice


January 18th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dick Cheney the 46th Vice President of the USA who served during the tenure of former President George W Bush said in an interview given to ... Read more...

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Republican Dick Cheney Voices That He Offered To Quit The U.S. Vice Presidency On Three Occasions


January 18th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 18, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Dick Cheney, the American Vice President during the preceding Presidency of George W. Bush, has asserted to Jamie Gangel in NBC’s ‘Today’ that he had ... Read more...

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Vice presidency means no privacy says Joe Biden’s wife


October 18th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 18 (ANI): Jill Biden, wife of the US's vice president Joe Biden has said that privacy and romantic dinners go out the window when you become Mrs. VP."Joe and ... Read more...

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American Vice President, Joe Biden, Is In Iraq To Assure Complete American Backing For The Iraqi People


August 31st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Vice President of America happens to be Joe Biden. He touched down at Iraq on Monday to guarantee the Iraqis that America ... Read more...

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ICC VP nominee Isaac may win Asian vote for supporting IPL window creation in FTP


July 31st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 31 (ANI): Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket's nominee for the ICC vice-presidency, Alan Isaac, has come out in support of creating windows for the Indian Premier League (IPL) in ... Read more...

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New Zealand Cricket CEO regrets Howard’s nomination


July 27th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), July 27 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket CEO Justin Vaughan has said had he known what the International Cricket Council 's (ICC) view would be on the nomination of former ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia softens bullish stance on ICC posts to maintain ties with India


July 10th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 10 (ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) is reported to have softened its bullish stance on persisting with former premier John Howard as its candidate for the ICC vice-presidency, but left a ... Read more...

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‘Hawk’ Howard now turns ‘dove’ over cricket powerhouse India


July 4th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 4(ANI): Described across the Indian subcontinent as a hawk unsuited for the International Cricket Council (ICC) vice presidency, former Australian Prime Minister John Howard has made his first attempt at ... Read more...

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Howard deplores bloc voting for cricket’s top job


July 4th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 4 (DPA) Former Australian Prime Minister John Howard Sunday took a swipe at the African and Asian nations that teamed up to overturn his bid to head the International Cricket ... Read more...

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Howard’s rejection as ICC vice-president a shame: Waugh


July 3rd, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 3 (IANS) Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has criticised the decision to reject John Howard's nomination for the International Cricket Council's (ICC) vice-presidency, calling the move a "shame". The strong African ... Read more...

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Mark Taylor may replace Howard as ICC vice-presidential candidate


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 3(ANI): As the dust settles on the ICC's rejection of John Howard as its next vice-president, it is believed that Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket may name former Australian ... Read more...

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ICC’s snub to Howard’s vice presidency bid shocking: New Zealand PM


July 2nd, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jul 2 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister John Key has labeled the ICC's snub of former Australian premier John Howard as a "shocking decision" and urged him to stand his ... Read more...

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Howard rejected because he was a backbencher and could be provocative: Roebuck


July 1st, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 1 (ANI): Noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck has said that "no one emerges with the slightest credit from the debacle" involving the ICC board's rejection of John Howard's vice-presidency bid.In ... Read more...

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Oz, Kiwi cricket boards ‘gutted’ by ICC’s rejection of Howard candidacy


July 1st, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 1 (ANI): Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket have said that they are "gutted" by the Internatioanl Cricket Council's (ICC) decision to reject former Prime Minister John Howard's vice presidency ... Read more...

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Howard’s ICC vice presidency bid to be decided on 30th


June 28th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jun 28 (ANI): The 10 member nations ICC board will decide on Wednesday on former Australian Prime Minister John Howard's bid for the ICC vice-presidency.Howard has made some ground with his ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe refuses to rule out opposing Howard’s ICC bid


June 25th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jun 25 (ANI): Zimbabwean cricket chief and an associate of President Robert Mugabe, Peter Chingoka, has refused to rule out opposing John Howard as the International Cricket Council's next vice-president after ... Read more...

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Howard in Zimbabwe to seek support for his ICC bid


June 23rd, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jun 23 (ANI): To get Zimbabwe's support for his nomination as vice-president of the International Cricket Council (ICC), former Australian Prime Minister John Howard is in the country to meet key ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe closer to Howard consensus


June 17th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 17 (ANI): Though there is no guarantee that Zimbabwe Cricket will vote for former Australian Prime Minister John Howard's vice-presidential candidacy in the International Cricket Council (ICC), the country's Sports ... Read more...

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David Morgan and Sharad Pawar back Howard’s nomination


May 28th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 28 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) president David Morgan and president-elect Sharad Pawar have come out in support of former Australian prime minister John Howard's nomination as ICC vice president. Pawar ... Read more...

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Howard’s ICC vice-presidency looking safe after Morgan-Pawar meeting


May 28th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28(ANI): Former Australian Prime Minister and cricket aficionado John Howard is likely to become the International Cricket Council (ICC) Vice-President following a meeting between incumbent President David Morgan and his ... Read more...

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Philippines declares victory of nine senators


May 15th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 15 (DPA) The Philippines' election commission Saturday declared the victory of nine senators five days after national polls that used a new automated system. Three other senatorial seats are to be ... Read more...

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US senators call for new climate legislation


May 13th, 2010 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (DPA) Two US senators Wednesday proposed a climate bill that could break an international logjam over long-stalled US action, strengthen US energy independence and reduce carbon emissions. Senators John Kerry, ... Read more...

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Student found guilty of hacking Sarah Palin’s e-mail account


May 1st, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Nashville, May 1(ANI): A U.S. court has convicted a 22-year-old college student for hacking former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin's e-mail account in 2008.The jury convicted David Kernell, a former ... Read more...

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Howard hits Zimbabwe hurdle in bid to become ICC vice president


April 21st, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 21 (ANI): Zimbabwe is trying to convince fellow council members that the former Australian Prime Minister John Howard lacks appropriate support to bid for the vice-presidency of the International Cricket ... Read more...

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New Zealand media cries foul over Howard’s nomination for ICC vice-presidency


March 4th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Mar 4(ANI): New Zealand media have cried foul over Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket's joint nomination of former Prime Minister John Howard to be the International Cricket Council's (ICC) vice-president ... Read more...

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Howard to be next ICC vice president


March 2nd, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Mar 2 (ANI): Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket have nominated former Australia Prime Minister John Howard for the position of ICC Vice-President.After a lengthy and comprehensive selection process Cricket Australia ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin to Debut On ‘Secret Life’ TV Show


February 24th, 2010 - 2:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bristol Palin, daughter of the former governor of Alaska/ former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, is all set to appear in an episode of ABC Family's ... Read more...

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