Veto

  • No NDA partner should wield veto on us: Sushil Kumar Modi 21-04-2013 01:27 AM

    Mumbai: In a fresh salvo apparently aimed at alliance partner JD (U), Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday said BJP would not take it lying down if any of its allies tries to impose its views on the party even as he expressed confidence that NDA will...
  • UN chief threatens 'consequences' in Syria deaths 14-07-2012 08:45 AM

    United Nations: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and international envoy Kofi Annan increased pressure on the divided UN Security Council on Friday, urging that it demand a halt to the escalating violence in Syria and promising "consequences" if the conflict doesn't end. The UN chief and the joint UN-Arab League envoy to...
  • Obama urges compromise, Republicans set to vote 30-07-2011 07:49 AM

    Washington: With four days left before the United States hits its debt limit, Republicans pressed ahead with a deficit plan that cannot pass Congress and President Barack Obama told lawmakers to stop wasting time and find a way "out of this mess." Republicans in the House of Representatives said they...
  • Hope for US debt deal despite veto threat 28-07-2011 07:46 AM

    Washington: Crisis concerns rising, House Republican leaders shrugged off a White House veto threat and an outbreak of tensions within their own party on Wednesday as they built support for legislation to stave off the government default threatened for next week. Worried Wall Street sent stocks plunging on fears that...
  • Iraq war Bill stirs debate in US House 25-05-2007 02:34 PM

    Weeks after President Bush vetoed a controversial Iraq war funding bill, a revised version is up for vote. ...
  • Bush vetoes Iraq war-funding bill 02-05-2007 11:01 AM

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  • US vetoes UNSC resolution on Israel 12-11-2006 03:16 PM

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