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Campaign for the Presidential Election in Afghanistan

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Campaign for the Presidential Election in Afghanistan

According to Ashraf Ghani Campaign, Dr. Ashraf Ghani has become the clear front-runner in the race to be the next president of Afghanistan. Despite the recent Taliban attacks in Kabul, Dr. Ghani’s campaign has gained significant momentum. Endorsements continue to pour in from each of the 34 provinces, claims the Campaign through a statement issued [...]

Congress Doing Business as AAP in Delhi

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Congress Doing Business as AAP in Delhi

Surprisingly, Arvind Kejriwal of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has suddenly discovered that Congress is not a corrupt party and it’s okay to form an alliance with it. Why? By Rakesh Raman “Doing Business As” (or DBA) is a term used for business operations where the visible name of the business entity is not its actual [...]

Angry Voters Ready for the Presidential Election

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Angry Voters Ready for the Presidential Election

We The People, LLC is presenting its non-partisan “Angry Voters” video game on the Indiegogo website to raise $144,000 in donations for developmental seed funding during October and November, before and after the 2012 Presidential Election. The company will use the donated funds to complete the development of its casual video game that empowers players [...]

U.S. Small Business Outlook Depressing

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U.S. Small Business Outlook Depressing

In a new survey, one out of two (48 percent) small business owners say they are currently “worse off” compared to 2007, when the recession officially began, while only 26 percent claim they are “better off.” When asked how they have adapted to survive in the new economic environment, more than two-fifths (42 percent) said [...]

PBS Unveils Expansive Slate of New Programming

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PBS Unveils Expansive Slate of New Programming

PBS unveiled today an expansive summer line-up featuring a diverse array of new programming. Shows premiering this summer include the PBS ARTS SUMMER FESTIVAL, a seven-part celebration saluting arts and culture from the Middle East to South Texas; the debut of MARKET WARRIORS, a major new series that focuses on nationwide treasure hunts for flea [...]

Nobel Prize Winner Suu Kyi Wins Election in Myanmar

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Nobel Prize Winner Suu Kyi Wins Election in Myanmar

Nobel Peace Prize laureate (1991) Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, who was released from house arrest by the Myanmar’s ruling military in 2010, has won in the by-elections held today for 45 vacant parliamentary seats, it’s being said. Although no official confirmation came from the government, Suu Kyi’s party, National League for Democracy (NLD) claimed [...]

Billboard in US to Highlight Electile Dysfunction

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Billboard in US to Highlight Electile Dysfunction

Fashion designer and social activist, Kenneth Cole, is doing it again with the 2012 Primary Elections. Meant to function as a social commentary on the dysfunction surrounding the Primaries, Kenneth Cole is launching a new billboard that features the slogan, “TODAY’S PRIMARY ISSUE:  ARE WE SUFFERING FROM ELECTILE DYSFUNCTION?” Evolving the campaign one step further, [...]

Dan Rather Reports 2012 Presidential Election

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Dan Rather Reports 2012 Presidential Election

Kicking off HDNet’s coverage of the 2012 Presidential election, Dan Rather takes his Emmy-award winning “Dan Rather Reports” to New Hampshire for special live coverage of the Republican primary.  As the battle for the Republican nomination moves to the next stage, Rather (pictured above) will broadcast live from New Hampshire Tuesday, Jan. 10 beginning at [...]

How the President Answers Black America

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How the President Answers Black America

In his television interview on the economic crisis with BET Networks, President Obama will address a variety of topics that are of specific concern to the African-American community including The American Jobs Act.  BET News sits down with President Obama at the White House in an exclusive one-on-one interview; the first in a series of [...]