Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush backs Ted Cruz for Republican presidential nod

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush endorsed Ted Cruz Wednesday for the Republican presidential nomination.

Mar 23, 2016, 17:15 PM IST

Republicans in Wild West presidential showdown in Nevada

US Republican presidential candidates faced off in Nevada on Tuesday with Donald Trump poised for a third straight victory ahead of next week`s all-important "Super Tuesday" votes.

Feb 24, 2016, 09:48 AM IST

George W. Bush to campaign with Jeb in South Carolina

The former US president will stump for his younger brother in South Carolina Monday as struggling candidate Jeb Bush seeks to shore up support in a state he sees as a lynchpin of his potential comeback in the Republican nomination race.

Feb 12, 2016, 05:06 AM IST

Can a socialist like Bernie Sanders ever become US president?

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Jan 18, 2016, 09:56 AM IST

Hillary Clinton raises record USD 112 mln in 2015

New York-based real estate tycoon Donald Trump, the leading Republican candidate, is funding his own campaign.

Jan 02, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

Putin is not an ally but a bully, dictator: Jeb Bush

Slamming fellow presidential aspirant Donald Trump for praising Vladimir Putin, Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush today said the Russian President was not an ally but a "bully" and "dictator".

Dec 21, 2015, 01:26 AM IST
Republicans debate how to defeat jihadists, rivals hit Donald Trump

Republicans debate how to defeat jihadists, rivals hit Donald Trump

Several of Donald Trump`s rivals aimed criticism at the billionaire real estate mogul over his incendiary anti-Muslim remarks.

Dec 16, 2015, 10:15 AM IST
Rivals condemn Donald Trump for backing Muslim database

Rivals condemn Donald Trump for backing Muslim database

The first reference to a database came in a Trump interview with Yahoo News published Thursday.

Nov 22, 2015, 03:49 AM IST
Bobby Jindal ends presidential campaign, says 'this is not my time'

Bobby Jindal ends presidential campaign, says 'this is not my time'

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has ended his 2016 US presidential campaign on Tuesday.

Nov 18, 2015, 05:59 AM IST
Jeb Bush rejects role of 'angry agitator' as he reboots White House bid

Jeb Bush rejects role of 'angry agitator' as he reboots White House bid

Jeb Bush was once considered the man to beat in the nomination race for the 2016 election.

Nov 03, 2015, 11:11 AM IST

Trump blames George Bush for 9/11, Jeb defends brother

​Donald Trump suggested that former president George W Bush shared in the blame for the Sep 11, 2001 (9/11) terrorist attacks.

Oct 17, 2015, 11:53 AM IST

Donald Trump, other US Republicans ready for debate rumble

 America`s Republican presidential hopefuls were finalising their battle plans Tuesday for Wednesday`s hotly-anticipated debate, with all eyes on soaring anti-establishment frontrunner Donald Trump and the rivals wishing to bring him down to Earth.

Sep 16, 2015, 08:51 AM IST

Rise and rise of Donald Trump

 Defying gravity and flummoxing pundits and pollsters alike, Donald Trump has become the first Republican presidential candidate to top 30 percent support for the party nomination, according to a new poll.

Sep 10, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Once the 2016 standout, Bush now playing catch-up

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump`s taunt Thursday of "sad" rival Jeb Bush -- "he was supposed to win, and he just doesn`t have the energy" -- speaks volumes about the billionaire`s propensity to go for the jugular.

Sep 04, 2015, 07:47 AM IST
I like Jeb Bush, but he must speak English in US: Donald Trump

I like Jeb Bush, but he must speak English in US: Donald Trump

 Republican frontrunner Donald Trump had a message Wednesday for his Spanish-speaking rival Jeb Bush as they compete for their party`s presidential nomination: lead by "speaking English."

Sep 03, 2015, 03:53 AM IST
Jeb Bush again defends use of ''anchor babies'' term, says referred to Asians

Jeb Bush again defends use of ''anchor babies'' term, says referred to Asians

US Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said on Monday it was ludicrous to describe his use of the term "anchor babies" as offensive to immigrants, saying his original comments referred more to Asians coming to the United States to give birth.

Aug 25, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Hillary Clinton hits back at Jeb Bush on Iraq

 Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton returned fire Saturday at her Republican rival Jeb Bush`s claim that a "premature" US pullout from Iraq fueled the rise of the Islamic State group.

Aug 16, 2015, 07:25 AM IST
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush declined to rule out resuming the use of torture under some circumstances by the US government if he becomes president.

Aug 14, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

US should not use aid to buy friends: Jeb Bush

 Citing Pakistan as an example, a leading Republican presidential candidate on Thursday said that US should not use foreign aid to buy friends.

Aug 14, 2015, 01:15 AM IST

Tide of war is not receding: Jeb Bush

Leading Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush on Wednesday vowed to pursue an aggressive strategy against Islamic State militants, if elected, as he slammed US President Barack Obama for failing to prevent exremists from gaining ground.

Aug 12, 2015, 06:01 AM IST