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US Senate confirms Indian-American Amit Mehta as a federal judge

Indian-American Amit Priyavadan Mehta has been confirmed by the US Senate as a federal judge in the District of Columbia, becoming the first Asian Pacific American to occupy this important......

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......

As 'America's Doctor' Vivek will hit the ground running: Obama

Lauding the Senate confirmation of 37-year-old Vivek Murthy as the youngest ever Surgeon General, more than a year after his nomination, US President Barack Obama has said the Indian-American......

Confirmed: Richard Rahul Verma will be next US envoy to India

The United States senate has confirmed by a voice vote the nomination of Richard Rahul Verma as the next US ambassador to India. Verma, 46, is the first Indian-American to be the US ambassador to......

CIA misled public on torture, says US Senate report

The Central Investigation Agency’s terrorist detainees during the Bush era were far more brutal than previously acknowledged and delivered no ‘ticking time bomb’ information that......

Janet Yellen punches through 'glass ceiling'; to head US Fed

The US Senate on Tuesday confirmed Janet Yellen as the head of the Federal Reserve, making her the first woman to lead the the world's most powerful central bank in its 100-year history. Yellen,......

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......

US Senator asks India to "just quit" Iran oil imports

An influential Republican senator has asked India to "just quit" buying oil from sanctions-hit Iran, saying its continuing oil import "endangers" the entire world and is a "destabilising" factor......

Indian IT pins hope on US House of Representatives

With the passage of the Comprehensive Immigration Reforms Bill by the US Senate, the Indian information technology (IT) outsourcing services industry is now pinning its hope on the House of......

US immigration bill to reduce deficit by $175 bn in 10 years

The US immigration bill, which is awaiting passage by the Senate, will reduce the American budgetary deficit by $175 billion in 10 years, an independent Congressional report has said. The......

'Don't boycott Sochi Olympics, wave gay flags instead'

A Democrat senator has reportedly suggested that countries should wave rainbow flags during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia to show support for gay rights, instead of......

French Senate lays bare doping in 1998 Tour de France

The top two in the 1998 Tour de France - Italian Marco Pantani and Germany's Jan Ullrich - were taking the banned blood booster EPO, a French Senate inquiry into sports doping said on Wednesday.The......

Australian Citizenship Law change boosts Ahmed's Ashes dreams

Pakistan-born refugee Fawad Ahmed's Ashes dreams received a major boost on Thursday with the Australian senate passing legislation to fast-track citizenship in special cases.The legislation......

Boston games postponed after blasts

The National Hockey League has postponed Monday's game between the Boston Bruins and Ottawa Senators due to the deadly explosions that hit the Boston Marathon earlier in the day, while the NBA has......
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Q. Orson Welles....said...Popularity should be no scale for the election of politicians. If it would depend on popularity, Donal Duck and The Muppets would take seats in Senate....Your comments agree???
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/orson-welles....said...popularity-should-be-no-scale-for-the/27817640/answers/

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Q. What is the meaning of election?
DNA:  A. orson wells died longbackand his statments do not hold true any more the word has changed a lot since then more

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Italy's Renzi wins confidence vote to pass budget in Senate

By Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi won a confidence vote to get his tax-cutting 2015 budget through the Senate... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/italys-renzi-wins-confidence-vote-pass-budget-senate-083846003--business.html
Pak to pursue tough policy against terror

12:08 am Islamabad : Pakistan's top political and military leaders on Friday agreed to pursue a tough policy against the militant groups following... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/pak-to-pursue-tough-policy-against-terror/
MKU to admit 175 Ph.D. scholars

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Giving a fresh impetus to promote research in various disciplines, Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU) will... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/mku-to-admit-175-phd-scholars/article6710769.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Barack Obama imposes sanctions on Crimea, echoes EU

President Barack Obama banned new investments in Crimea on Friday, slapping sanctions on the peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine earlier... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/news/world/barack-obama-imposes-sanctions-on-crimea-echoes-eu-21738.html
A Marathon Love Story

HYDERABAD: It's not only wine that's romantic, for the power couple, love is... running the world's most marathons together. They ran marathons in... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/hyderabad/A-Marathon-Love-Story/2014/12/20/article2579447.ece

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