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US Senate panel confirms Indian American as federal judge

A key Congressional committee has confirmed the nomination of an Indian American counsel to the key post of US District Court judge for Washington, DC. India-born Amit Privardhan Mehta had been......

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......

36 US lawmakers to attend Modi's MSG event

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, US Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker from New Jersey and US Congressmen Steny Hoyer (Maryland), Ami Bera and Ed Royce (California) Elliott Engel, Joe......

In Modi's honour, US-India Partnership Day resolution in US Senate

Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com and George Joseph report from Washington, DC and New York ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit. Thanks to the perseverance of Dallas-based Indian-American community......

ISIL has become richest terrorist group: US senators

Asserting that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has become the most well-funded terrorist group in recent memory, two top American senators have urged the Obama Administration to label the......

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......

Ben Affleck: I am not running for the senate

Actor-director Ben Affleck has denied the possibility of being Senator John Kerry's potential successor, insisting he is not running for office.There were reports that he appears on the list to......

'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......

Spot-fixing: Tainted trio shouldn't be selected again

The Standing Senate Committee on inter-provincial coordination (sports) has come up with a proposal which bars the players, who have been found guilty of spot-fixing, from selection in the national......
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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

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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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Republicans starting to strut their stuff for 2016

ublican presidential contenders spent last week peacocking across the sprawling grounds of Florida luxury resort, schmoozing with donors and sizing... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/republicans-starting-to-strut-their-stuff-for-2016-114112900065_1.html
DuPage County Criminal Attorney Donald Ramsell Challenges Illinois DUI Marijuana Law

PRWeb 2014-11-28 DuPage County criminal defense and DUI lawyer Donald Ramsell weighs in on Illinois's 20-year-old DUI drug laws and pushes for... ...

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Liberia's Supreme Court suspends election campaign over …

MONROVIA (Reuters) - Liberia's Supreme Court suspended campaigning for next month's senate election on Friday while it considers a petition warning... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/liberias-supreme-court-suspends-election-campaign-over-ebola-222344035.html
Important Health Warning

Dushyant Kumar, a student at the University of Illinois in the U.S., was having bouts of intermittent spasms in his stomach but a visit to the... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/Important-Health-Warning-/292751
India, it's time to commit now

Ahead of the imminent talks in Lima (Peru) and a binding legal treaty to curb carbon for emissions across the world to save the planet from the... ...

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