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As 'America's Doctor,' Vivek Murthy will hit the ground running

More than a year after he was nominated by President Barack Obama, the US Senate, defying the powerful pro-gun lobby National Rifle Association, voted to confirm Dr Vivek Hellegere Murthy as the......

Indian-American Vivek Murthy becomes youngest surgeon general

Image: Vivek Murthy is the first person of Indian origin to hold the top post. Photograph: Paresh Gandhi Thirty-seven-year-old Indian-American physician Vivek Hallegere Murthy has been confirmed......

Defiant Obama says poll mandate for Republicans to work with him

A day after a poll drubbing, United States President Barack Obama struck a defiant tone saying he is ready to work with Republicans but could bypass Congress on issues like immigration reforms that......

US midterm elections: Republicans win control of Senate; Democrats suffer massive setback

In a debacle for Barack Obama and the Democratic Party, Republicans today gained control of the United States Senate and increased its majority in the House of Representatives in a sweeping midterm......

There's a rifle aimed at Vivek Murthy

The National Rifle Association aims to shoot down Vivek Murthy’s Senate confirmation as United States Surgeon General, Aziz Haniffa reports The National Rifle Association has set its sights......

The man who saved billions from starvation

Image: Norman Borlaug rescued India from a severe food crisis. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters The work of Norman Borlaug, who helped save billions from starvation, is worth recalling, especially......

Obama's clean air policy to benefit India and China

The path breaking clean energy policy unveiled by the Obama administration would put the US at a disadvantage against countries like India and China, top US lawmakers and policy advocacy groups......

Obama says sorry to Americans losing health insurance cover

In an unusual move, US President Barack Obama has apologised to millions of "scary" Americans whose health insurance plans have been cancelled as a result of his signature health law. Obama's......

US senators hint at possible fiscal deal on Tuesday

A month of combat in the US Congress over government spending showed signs on Monday of giving way to a Senate deal to reopen shuttered federal agencies and prevent an economically damaging default......

Former US Ambassadors call for India friendly immigration norms

Five former American ambassadors to India have written to top US lawmakers urging removal of visa provisions which, they say, are not in US economic interests and also stand to complicate relations......

Former US politician, football star Jack Kemp dies

Jack Kemp, a star football quarterback who became a congressman, US Cabinet secretary and Republican vice-presidential nominee, died on Saturday at age 73. Kemp died of cancer at his home in......
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Obama builds Iran nuclear deal support one vote at a time

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama is gradually building support in the U.S. Congress for an international nuclear deal with Iran, working the... ...

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Obama Suffers Setback as Top Dem Schumer Rejects Iran Deal

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama suffered a notable setback in his all-out campaign to secure Democratic support for the Iran nuclear deal when... ...

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Obama's choice on Iran deal 'absurd' - Senate leader McConnell

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday rejected President Barack Obama's pitch for the Iran nuclear deal,... ...

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Feeding America Strongly Endorses The Hunger Free Summer For Kids Act

From the Wires Aug. 5, 2015 06:29 PM CHICAGO , Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement Attributable to Matt Knott , President of... ...

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Senate heads toward vote on CISA cyberthreat info sharing bill

The U.S. Senate could take a preliminary vote as soon as Wednesday on a controversial bill intended to encourage businesses to share cyberthreat... ...

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