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Business - Economy
5/24/2012 12:21:44 PM
'I'll be darned if I am going to give [the Egyptian government] that money,' says US Senator Leahy, after the decision was made

World - Region
5/18/2012 6:44:24 PM
The US Republican-majority Senate blocks a legislation for the imposition of new economic sanctions against Iran because of its nuclear activities, arguing that the bill requires more time to be examined

Business - Economy
4/17/2012 1:32:20 PM
With 60 votes needed to bring bill back to Senate, Republicans dismiss plan to raise tax on millionaires as 'stunt' aimed at dividing americans

World - International
3/17/2012 12:49:37 PM
WikiLeaks group announces on Twitter that founder Julian Assange plans to run for seat in Australian Senate in 2013 elections

World - Region
3/6/2012 11:37:17 AM
Head of US Central Command and head of US Special Operations Command are testifying before the Senate panel Tuesday on chemical and biological weapons capability in the Middle East

World - International
3/3/2012 4:40:52 PM
The ruling Pakistan People Party secures majority in the indirectly-elected Senate elections in a boost for President Asif Ali Zerdari who encountered a string of scandals, preliminary results showed

World - International
2/2/2012 10:27:53 AM
Senate passes gay marriage legislation in Washington state sending the bill to the House of Representatives, increasing the chance of Washington becoming the seventh state in the US allowing same-sex marriage

World - Region
1/27/2012 3:01:51 PM
Analysts believe that Turkey can no longer escape its duty of contrition for the genocide, especially with the French Senate's legislation for criminalising the denial of the 1915 massacre

World - International
1/8/2012 4:40:29 PM
Turkish ambassador returns to Paris tasked with persuading French legislators not to pass a bill that will outlaw denial of the 1915 Armenian genocide, from being approved by the Senate

Business - Economy
12/18/2011 1:40:44 PM
House passes bill restricting US foreign aid to Egypt, Pakistan, Palestinian Authority; Senate to vote on measure this weekend

World - International
12/8/2011 11:50:00 AM
Almost half of wrongful convictions are a result of 'bad forensic science,' crime author John Grisham tells the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, urging reform led by scientists, rather than the police

Business - Economy
11/11/2011 4:48:32 PM
The package of austerity measures demanded by the European Union will now go to the lower house which is expected to approve it on Saturday, triggering the resignation of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi

World - Region
9/29/2011 3:47:11 PM
Jordan's senate postpones indefinitely a meeting to discuss that criminalises corruption allegations

World - International
9/26/2011 11:47:23 AM
Nicolas Sarkozy's presidency is in crisis on Monday as the French right's historic defeat in senatorial elections expected to question possibilities o his re election

World - International
9/25/2011 3:03:14 PM
France's left seek to win senate seats in the parliament's upper house, as Nicolas Sarkozy's popularity has been dwindling and a shift to the left in politics is underway

World - International
9/23/2011 1:50:27 PM
French President Nicolas Sarkozy faces another electoral challenge as a swing to the left could lose his majority in the Senate during elections on Sunday

World - Region
9/19/2011 6:56:22 PM
US President Barack Obama faces pressures by Senators to escalate "diplomatic offensive" as to contain recently strained Turkish-Israeli relations

World - International
7/31/2011 3:53:19 PM
Republicans say that an agreement is within reach with Democrats to curb spending and decide on an increase in the debt ceiling avoiding an unprecedented default

World - Region
6/10/2011 1:18:19 PM
Leon Panetta, Obama's candidate for US defence secretary, says Iraq will request that the US maintains a military presence beyond the end of the year and he believes Gaddafi will eventually step down

Business - Economy
4/13/2011 2:22:53 PM
Ministers will present case for clearing debts to Congress but insiders say US decision likely to be postponed until after Egypt's first democratic elections

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