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Ex-US vice president Cheney has heart transplant


March 25th, 2012 - 8:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 25 (IANS) Former US vice president Dick Cheney had a heart transplant surgery, his office said Saturday.The 71-year-old had surgery at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, ... Read more...

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Condoleezza Rice thought George Bush was poisoned


November 1st, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has spoken about a scary moment at the White House shortly after the 9/11 attacks in the United States that ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney claims in memoir that Colin Powell took cheap shots at him during Bush era


August 29th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two of the most powerful figures in George W. Bush’s administration are engaged in media war of words. Former Vice President Dick Cheney and former Secretary of ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney used to keep his resignation letter in a secret place


August 25th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has revealed that he had his resignation letter signed and placed in a secure location inside his office safe. He revealed ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Mubarak told US not to topple Saddam


February 10th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.10 (ANI): Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is reported to have told former US vice-president Dick Cheney "three or four times" not to depose Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, according to diplomatic ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin To Give Keynote Address To Mark Ronald Reagan’s 100th Birth Anniversary


January 28th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Republican leader Sarah Palin is all set to give the keynote address at the "Reagan 100 Opening Banquet," an event that has been organized at the ... Read more...

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Former Vice President Dick Cheney Calls President Barack Obama “One Term President”


January 19th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President of United States during the presidency of George W. Bush, Dick Cheney graced NBC's "The Today Show" on Tuesday where he spoke about ... Read more...

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Cheney steers clear of Palin’s US President dreams


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19(ANI): Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney has steered clear of questions on former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's prospects in the 2012 Presidential run.When asked whether he thought Palin ... Read more...

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Cheney believes Obama will only serve one term as president


January 18th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Virginia (US), Jan.18 (ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has reiterated his belief that President Obama will serve just one term."I think his overall approach to expanding the size of ... Read more...

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Nigeria files bribery charges against Cheney in LNG plant scandal


December 8th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lagos, Dec 8 (ANI): The Nigerian anti-corruption agency has reportedly filed charges against former US Vice-President Dick Cheney for his alleged involvement in a bribery scandal involving Halliburton, the company he ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney faces bribery charges in Nigeria over LNG plant scandal


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Abuja, Dec 3 (ANI): Nigeria's anti-corruption agency would reportedly charge US Vice-President Dick Cheney for his alleged involvement in a bribery scandal involving Halliburton, the company he once headed.Cheney was ... Read more...

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Ex-German chancellor says Bush ‘not telling truth’ about Iraq invasion in memoirs


November 11th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.11 (ANI): Former German chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has accused former US president George W Bush of "not telling the truth" in his memoirs over claims that he broke his word over ... Read more...

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Bush fell out with Cheney over aide’s spy scandal


November 9th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush said his decision not to pardon former Vice Presidential aide Scooter Libby in a spy-outing scandal did not sit well with ... 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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Dick Cheney wanted to remake Middle East after 9/11, invade Iraq: Tony Blair


September 6th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 6 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has said that former Vice President Dick Cheney wanted to remake the Middle East after 9/11, and invade not only Iraq, ... Read more...

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Ken Melhman creates a stir with his confession of being a gay


August 27th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some believe that politics is not necessarily about doing what is right. They say it is about doing what is popular and that might be the ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Planted With ‘Bridge To Transplant’


July 15th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President Dick Cheney has been fitted with a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) that will reportedly give him a better quality of life. The ... Read more...

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US ex-vice president gets heart device implant


July 15th, 2010 - 8:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (DPA) Former US vice president Dick Cheney, who suffered his first heart attack at age 37, said Wednesday he underwent heart surgery for installation of a pump device ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney feeling better after getting hospital treatment


June 28th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President Dick Cheney is said to be feeling better after his hospital stint over the weekend. He is still hospitalized in Washington because he ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Feeling Better, To Be Released From Hospital Soon


June 28th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Vice President Dick Cheney is reportedly feeling better after his weekend stay at the hospital. Dick Cheney was admitted on Friday after he complained of ... Read more...

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Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney Hospitalized


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney was on Friday admitted to the George Washington University hospital for some tests after he visited a doctor ... Read more...

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Liz Cheney Faces Accusation Of Adopting Joe McCarthy’s Ideals


March 7th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Liz Cheney is being accused of overstepping all codes in going too far in an advertisement that is reported to be taking sharp hits of ... Read more...

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Republicans loath to discuss ` charismatic’ Palin


February 25th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb. 25 (ANI): A majority of Republican officials and operatives are loath to discuss Palin on the record.When a reporter forces them to speak about her, it tends ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney suffers his 5th heart attack


February 24th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former Vice President Dick Cheney has suffered a mild heart attack. This is his 5th heart attack, in the last 3 decades. His office confirmed ... Read more...

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Cheney suffered mild heart attack


February 24th, 2010 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (DPA) Former US vice president Dick Cheney suffered a mild heart attack when he was hospitalised Monday after feeling chest pains, a statement released by his office said. A ... Read more...

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Former US vice president Cheney in hospital with chest pain


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (DPA) Former vice president Dick Cheney, 69, suffered chest pain and was hospitalised Monday, his office said. "His doctors are evaluating the situation, and he is resting comfortably," the ... Read more...

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Crows recognize human faces


January 27th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): If you ever offend a crow, don't expect it to forgive or forget, says a new study, which has shown that wild crows can recognize individual human ... Read more...

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Obama links Christmas Day plane attack to Al Qaeda


January 2nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 2 (IANS) President Barack Obama has, for the first time, publicly linked the suspect who tried to blow up a US-bound passenger plane on Christmas Day to ... Read more...

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US consul-general’s media event disrupted


December 16th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) US Consul-General in Mumbai Paul Folmsbee was heckled and his media interaction disrupted here Wednesday afternoon by a group of people who loudly protested the conviction and ... Read more...

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9/11 mastermind’s Manhattan trial will make him ‘larger than Osama’, warns Cheney


December 9th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 9 (ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has warned that 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's trial in New York City will give make him an extremist hero like ... Read more...

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Palin’s popularity has risen: Poll


December 8th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 8 (ANI): The popularity of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is growing, with an increased 46 percent Americans viewing her favourably against this summer's 36 percent, according to a ... Read more...

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Movement to foot Cheney for 2012 presidential elections against Obama


December 6th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 6 (ANI): Some Conservatives are not satisfied with former Vice President Dick Cheney criticizing the policies of President Barack Obama in press, but they want him to beat him ... Read more...

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US conservatives lash out at Obama’s bow to Japanese emperor


November 17th, 2009 - 5:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (DPA) President Barack Obama's deep bow to the Japanese emperor during a weekend visit in Tokyo has been met with sharp criticism from conservatives in the United States. Conservatives ... Read more...

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Liz Cheney asks Obama to skip Nobel Prize award ceremony


October 13th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13(ANI): Liz Cheney, the daughter former US Vice President Dick Cheney, has said that Nobel Peace Prize winner President Barack Obama should skip the award ceremony and instead send ... Read more...

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Mary Cheney acted like a diva with Secret Service, claims new book


August 3rd, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 3 (ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney daughter, Mary, threw diva tantrums with the Secret Service, a new book claims.Ronald Kessler, the author of 'In the ... Read more...

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