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US lawmakers celebrate Diwali with 'diyas' on the Hill

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 30 2013, 8:17am CDT | by IANS

US lawmakers celebrate Diwali with 'diyas' on the Hill
Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) US lawmakers joined Indian-Americans for the first ever Diwali celebrations on Capitol Hill after the US Congress passed resolutions honouring the Indian festival of lights and celebrating the strong relationship between the US and India.
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Obama to meet Democratic leaders on fiscal standoff

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 15 2013, 11:42am CDT | by IANS

Obama to meet Democratic leaders on fiscal standoff
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) US President Barack Obama plans to meet Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives on Tuesday afternoon, the White House said.
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Obama, Pelosi discuss debt ceiling increase

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 13 2013, 6:26pm CDT | by IANS

Obama, Pelosi discuss debt ceiling increase
Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Sunday spoke with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi about raising the government's borrowing authority without other conditions attached, or a "clean" debt ceiling increase, the White House said Sunday.
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province.
 
Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said.
 
Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing".
 
 

Default would be worse than shutdown, warns Obama (Third lead)

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 3 2013, 12:18pm CDT | by IANS

Default would be worse than shutdown, warns Obama (Third lead)
Washington, Oct 3 (IANS) As the US government shutdown continued for the third day, President Barack Obama mounted a blistering attack on opposition Republicans, warning that a looming default on US debts would be worse than the closure.
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Obama warns of economic disaster as shutdown continues

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 3 2013, 11:48am CDT | by IANS

Obama warns of economic disaster as shutdown continues
Washington, Oct 3 (IANS) As the US government shutdown entered third day Thursday, President Barack Obama called on Republican House Speaker John Boehner to allow a reopening of the government with a quick vote on a clean budget bill.
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Obama meets Congressional leaders, but no deal

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 2 2013, 11:34pm CDT | by IANS

Obama meets Congressional leaders, but no deal
Washington, Oct 3 (IANS) As the US government shutdown headed towards a third day, President Barack Obama met four top congressional leaders seeking passage of a stopgap spending measure and a debt-ceiling increase, but failed to get a deal.
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Obama wins bipartisan support for Syria strike

Source: Politics Balla | Sep 3 2013, 11:36pm CDT | by IANS

Obama wins bipartisan support for Syria strike
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) As President Barack Obama stepped up efforts to sell his plan to militarily strike Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons, he won crucial support from key Congressional leaders of both Democratic and Republican parties.
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Nancy Pelosi Defends Harry Reid's Romney Attack

Source: Politics Balla | Aug 7 2012, 7:00am CDT

Nancy Pelosi Defends Harry Reid's Romney Attack
Says he was simply regurgitating what a nameless person told him
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Nancy Pelosi Steps Into Chick-Fil-A Battle: I'm With KFC

Source: Politics Balla | Aug 3 2012, 5:00am CDT

She's so witty sometimes...
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Australian researcher discovers first artwork by early human
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human. The simple zigzag pattern found on a fossilized shell from the Indonesian island of Java has...
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Insects compete with rats to clear garbage
New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Insects play a very important role in cleaning up cities and they compete with other pests like rats and pigeons in their endeavour, a study has said. Scientists sampled arthropods - such as...
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province. Police officials said the armed men opened fire at the vehicle of Zahid Ali,...
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Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said. This increased the toll to 16, including six South Koreans and 10...
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Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing". Lydia Cawson, 29, said that she and her girlfriend were asked by a staff...
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Oxford Dictionaries to add 1,000 new words
London, Dec 4 (IANS) 'Mamil' (middle-aged man in Lycra), 'silvertail' (a person who is socially prominent or who displays social aspirations) and 'crony capitalism' are among the 1,000 new words to be added to...
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Oceans play key role in global 'warming hiatus'
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Increased heat uptake across three oceans - North Atlantic, the Southern Ocean and Equatorial Pacific Ocean - is the likely cause of the 'warming hiatus' -- the current decade-long slowdown in...
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Novel imaging to identify if TB drugs are working
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Tuberculosis patients who are not cured of the infection can develop multi-drug resistant TB and have to take as many as six drugs for two years. Now, researchers at University of Pittsburgh...
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
Canberra, Dec 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government Thursday appointed former Victorian Supreme Court judge Geoffrey Nettle as the next Justice of the High Court of Australia. Attorney General George...
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18 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) At least 18 suspected militants were killed Thursday in airstrikes conducted by Pakistan Air Force fighter jets in North Waziristan. According to officials, the airstrikes were conducted in...
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