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2 Indian-Americans vying for Congress from same New York seat

2 Indian-Americans vying for Congress from same New York seat

Two Indian-Americans from the Democratic party have thrown their hats in the ring for the US House of Representatives from the same Congressional seat in New York.

Jan 25, 2018, 12:54 PM IST

Himachal ministers reject demands for CM's resignation over graft charges

Expressing solidarity with Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, against whom a chargesheet was filed in a Delhi court over graft charges, six ministers in his cabinet on Sunday rejected the opposition BJP`s demands for his resignation.

Apr 02, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
Five takeaways from the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debate

Five takeaways from the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debate

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump went toe to toe Sunday in their second presidential debate, clashing over crude remarks by the billionaire Republican -- who vowed that if elected he would jail his opponent over her email use as a secretary of state.

Oct 10, 2016, 10:55 AM IST
Hillary Clinton releases health data, doctor says 'fit to serve' as president

Hillary Clinton releases health data, doctor says 'fit to serve' as president

Hillary Clinton has released new information about her health as she recuperated from a diagnosis of "mild, non-contagious" pneumonia, with her doctor stressing she remains healthy overall and "fit to serve" as president.

Sep 15, 2016, 03:34 AM IST
US Polls: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 5%, says new poll

US Polls: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 5%, says new poll

Clinton holds a 46 percent to 41 percent edge over Trump among likely voters, followed by Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson at nine percent and the Green Party's Jill Stein at two percent, The Washington Post-ABC News said in its latest poll.

Sep 12, 2016, 00:33 AM IST
Donald Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role

Donald Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role

Republican Donald Trump hired the pugnacious head of a conservative news website and promoted a woman in a shakeup of his troubled presidential campaign, an indication he is determined to maintain his combative style while honing his message to the voters who have taken him this far.

Aug 17, 2016, 20:59 PM IST

FBI delivers documents on Hillary Clinton email probe to US Congress

The Democratic presidential nominee has for over a year been dogged by questions about her use of a private email account while she was the nation`s top diplomat.

Aug 17, 2016, 06:23 AM IST

DNA: PM Modi honoured in short film based on Barack Obama's achievements

Friendship between Barack Obama and Narendra Modi placed in Obama's achievement short film. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 05, 2016, 00:41 AM IST

Peter Thiel tells Republican convention he is ''proud to be gay''

Republican National Convention to urge the country to discard petty cultural battles.

Jul 22, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

Trump could seek new law to purge government of Obama appointees

If he wins the presidency, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump would seek to purge the federal government of officials appointed by Democratic President Barack Obama and could ask Congress to pass legislation making it easier to fire public workers, Trump ally, Chris Christie, said on Tuesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 10:29 AM IST
Experience is Hillary Clinton's biggest advantage over Donald Trump: Poll

Experience is Hillary Clinton's biggest advantage over Donald Trump: Poll

Washington: When it comes to experience, US Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton has the advantage over Republican nominee Donald Trump, according to a newly released Gallup poll.

Jun 04, 2016, 23:27 PM IST
US Presidential polls: Donald Trump looks to smother Ted Cruz as Indiana votes today

US Presidential polls: Donald Trump looks to smother Ted Cruz as Indiana votes today

Republicans Donald Trump and Ted Cruz made last-minute appeals to Indiana voters Monday, as the billionaire looks to crush his rival for the White House nomination and pivot towards presumptive Democratic standard-bearer Hillary Clinton.

May 03, 2016, 01:38 AM IST

Hillary Clinton open to an all-female women team: Campaign

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton is open to an all-female women team, including the Vice President, in the White House next year if she comes to power as the US President, a top official of her campaign said.

Apr 21, 2016, 23:12 PM IST
Demonising Muslims can alienate partners in ISIS fight: Clinton

Demonising Muslims can alienate partners in ISIS fight: Clinton

The 68-year-old Democratic party front-runner asserted that demonising Muslims also alienates partners and undermines moderates needed around the world in the fight against ISIS.

Mar 24, 2016, 11:09 AM IST
Racial feud erupts as Republicans fight 'unstoppable' Trump

Racial feud erupts as Republicans fight 'unstoppable' Trump

Trump's rivals are scrambling to stop the billionaire businessman from becoming an "unstoppable" force in the 2016 presidential contest.

Feb 29, 2016, 23:36 PM IST
Don't know if America is ready for woman president: Hillary

Don't know if America is ready for woman president: Hillary

Hillary Clinton has said she is not sure if the US is ready to elect its first woman president even as the Democratic presidential front-runner emphasised that there has been a "big improvement" in people's perception in this regard.

Feb 19, 2016, 12:56 PM IST
Donald Trump falters, Clinton pushed in Iowa, first US presidential vote

Donald Trump falters, Clinton pushed in Iowa, first US presidential vote

US Senator Ted Cruz beat billionaire Donald Trump in Iowa `s Republican presidential nominating contest on Monday, dealing a big upset to the national front-runner in the race to be their party`s White House nominee in 2016.

Feb 02, 2016, 09:50 AM IST
Hillary Clinton's private emails may be recoverable: Report

Hillary Clinton's private emails may be recoverable: Report

The company that managed Hillary Clinton`s private email server said it has "no knowledge of the server being wiped," indicating that tens of thousands of emails Clinton said were deleted could be recovered, the Washington Post reported on Saturday.

Sep 13, 2015, 09:39 AM IST

'Deez Nuts' endorses Sanders, Kasich in presidential bid

 Bernie Sanders and John Kasich, the Democratic and Republican candidates have received a "key endorsement" from "Deez Nuts", a 15-year-old boy who grabbed headlines in the run up to the US presidential polls and gave stiff fight to frontrunners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Aug 23, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Obama draws criticism for saying Ethiopia is democratic

Some African activists have greeted President Barack Obama's remarks that Ethiopia has a democratically elected government with scorn and concern.

Jul 28, 2015, 23:53 PM IST