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Obama, Bill Clinton influential, Hillary not: TIME

NEW YORK (Reuters) – When it comes to influence, President Barack Obama, former President Bill Clinton and pop star Lady Gaga have it, but Secretary of State Hillary Clinton does not, according to a Time magazine list published Thursday. Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, South Korean skating champion Kim Yu-na, Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs and Brazilian President Luiz … Continue reading Obama, Bill Clinton influential, Hillary not: TIME

Bill Condon to direct fourth and final film in the `Twilight’ saga, `Breaking Dawn’ Director Bill Condon, who already knows a little something about gods and monsters, is set to direct the fourth and final film in the “Twilight” series, “Breaking Dawn.” Summit Entertainment, which is releasing the wildly popular vampire franchise, said Wednesday that Condon would take the helm … Continue reading Bill Condon to direct fourth `Twilight' film

Confirmed: Dreamgirls director Bill Condon will step behind the lens to direct Breaking Dawn, the eagerly-anticipated fourth and final film in The Twilight Saga, The Hollywood Reporter said Wednesday.Summit Entertainment confirmed the deal in a press release this afternoon. For his part, Condon couldn’t be more amped-up about lending his noteworthy skills to the wildly-successful [...] Continue reading Bill Condon “Twilight Breaking Dawn” Director

N-liability bill has nothing to do with India-US deal: government

The government Thursday refuted charges that the civil nuclear liability bill was being introduced in parliament under international pressure and said the legislation had been under consideration since 1998 and had nothing to do with the India-US nuclear deal signed in 2008.
The bill was in line with international best practices and would ensure “immediate compensation” [...] Continue reading N-liability bill has nothing to do with India-US deal: government

Show political will on women’s bill, CPI-M tells government

The government should show political will in passing the women’s quota bill in the Lok Sabha, the Communist Party of India-Marxist said Tuesday, a day after an all-party meeting on the issue failed to reach a consensus.
“The government should show political will,” CPI-M MP Brinda Karat said on the government’s decision to hold further discussion [...] Continue reading Show political will on women’s bill, CPI-M tells government