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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......

'US-India defence relationship has unmet potential'

Powerful senators write to US Defense Secretary Hagel to support a robust defence relationship with India to achieve shared goals and form an unwavering bond between the world's two largest......

Indian American surgeon general nominee counters GOP critics

In a stellar performance, Indian American US Surgeon General Dr Vivek Murthy took on one critic after another at the Senate confirmation hearing. Aziz Haniffa reports. The Republican attacks......

Senate confirms Nisha Desai as US asst secretary of state

The US Senate has confirmed Indian-American woman administrator Nisha Desai Biswal as the Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, making her the first person from the community to......

Senate delays Syria vote as Obama faces resistance

United States President Barack Obama faced stiff resistance from the opposition Republican senators and skepticism from his own Democrats, forcing the Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to postpone......

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......

Ben Affleck running for US Senate?

Ben Affleck could be in the running to become a future US senator. According to CBS Boston, the 40-year-old actor is on a list of possible successors to Massachusetts Senator John Kerry, 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......

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. What is the meaning of election?
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Q. Are we really going to have election?? Some how I am having a strong doubt..
Sharmila Bose:  A. Midterm elections are elections in the United States in which members of United States Congress including all four hundred and thirty-five seats in...... more

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Q. what is the full form of friendship?
ABHINAYA:  A. Election of one thousand, seven hundred and ninety-six could be a U.S. presidential election, a British general election, a U.S. House of...... more

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Q. Is White House in US the most powerful office in the world today?
Inquisitive:  A. one. pl. Mes\xbsevendames m\uone hundred and one-d\uone hundred and threem', -d\xefourm'. Used formerly as a courtesy title before a woman's given...... more

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US unlikely to renew aid to Pakistan under Kerry-Lugar-Berman Bill

WASHINGTON: The Obama Administration is unlikely to renew financial assistance to Pakistan under the Kerry-Lugar-Berman Bill when its five-year... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/us-unlikely-to-renew-aid-to-pakistan-under-kerry-lugar-berman-bill/articleshow/34108532.cms
How Jigyasa is fast tracking the country's development by helping politicians do their job

While she was still in school in the US, Rwitwika Bhattacharya worked for an American senator from her constituency Katharine Harris. This... ...

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George Flinn, MD, US Senate Candidate (TN), Announces A Workable And Viable Healthcare Plan To Replace ObamaCare

PRWeb 2014-04-23 Presently, the overpowering question from media sources all across the United States is Where is the GOP alternative to... ...

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Brazil passes detailed Internet privacy law

Sao Paulo: Brazil has passed a comprehensive legislation on Internet privacy stating the rights, duties, principles, guarantees for both Internet... ...

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Brazilian Senate passes "Internet Constitution"

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's Senate unanimously approved groundbreaking legislation on Tuesday that guarantees equal access to... ...

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