Rubio wilts, Donald Trump strong in Republican debate

Rubio wilts, Donald Trump strong in Republican debate

Surging Republican hope Marco Rubio wilted under stained attack in the last US presidential debate before the New Hampshire primary as frontrunner Donald Trump insisted he could be commander in chief.

New Hampshire may be now or never for Jeb Bush

In a state whose motto is "Live Free or Die," New Hampshire, `s primary Tuesday is do or die for Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush.

Marco Rubio becomes early hope for mainstream US Republicans

US Senator Marco Rubio, emerging from the first presidential nominating contest in Iowa as the leading Republican mainstream contender, portrayed himself in New Hampshire on Tuesday as the party`s best hope to recapture the White House.

Donald Trump's popularity continues to soar

Donald Trump's popularity continues to soar

69-year-old Trump's gain in 11 per cent came after his comment on temporary banning entry of all Muslims into the US.

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.

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.

Donald Trump asks Disney to rehire workers replaced by Indians

Leading Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has asked Disney to hire back every one of the workers they replaced with cheaper foreign IT workers on H-1 B visas largely from India.

GOP candidates slam Hillary Clinton, media

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton was slammed by GOP presidential aspirants who also criticised the mainstream media alleging that they act as a lobbying group for the former First Lady who is now eyeing to be the first woman president of the US.

Republican candidate Rubio rips into China`s Xi

Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio on Friday accused Xi Jinping of seeking to undermine US interests, in a notably personal attack ahead of the Chinese president`s visit to Washington.

Behind Donald Trump bluster a tough Republican race takes shape

Behind Donald Trump bluster a tough Republican race takes shape

Donald Trump took center stage at the first major Republican presidential debate Thursday, but a strong showing from less brash candidates revealed a strong field and a fiercely competitive race ahead.

Bring Malala attackers to justice: US Senators ask Pakistan

Bring Malala attackers to justice: US Senators ask Pakistan

Expressing deep concern over the acquittal of eight of the 10 men jailed for attack on Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai, two top US lawmakers have asked Pakistan to bring the attackers to justice.

Republicans in US begin to set tone for primary debates

Republicans in US begin to set tone for primary debates

Three Republican presidential nominees spoke at a forum here setting the tone for debates preceding the primaries in August.

Five Republicans neck and neck in 2016 race: Poll

Five White House hopefuls are tied atop the Republican nomination race, a national poll released on Thursday showed, making it anyone`s guess who will battle Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in 2016.

2016 US hopeful Rubio to unveil foreign policy `doctrine`

 Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio will set out an uncompromising doctrine for wielding American power Wednesday, in the first major foreign policy address of his White House campaign.

Clinton, Rubio lead in 2016 US election poll

Hillary Clinton and Marco Rubio are early frontrunners to become the next president of the United States, according to a well-regarded poll released on Thursday.

Marco Rubio - the 2016 presidential campaign's $40 million man

Less than a week after announcing his 2016 campaign for president, Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida doesn`t need to worry about money.

As Clinton eyes presidency, so does Republican Rubio

US Democrats have their 2016 presidential frontrunner in Hillary Clinton, but the Republican field remains wide open -- and it got even wider Monday, with first-term Senator Marco Rubio joining the race.

Republican Rubio makes leap into 2016 White House race

US Senator Marco Rubio of Florida told top donors on Monday that he will run for the White House because he is "uniquely qualified" to represent the Republican Party in the 2016 presidential race, the Associated Press reported.

US officials cautious as Cuba political detentions decline

Political detentions have declined in Cuba since the Dec. 17 US-Cuban rapprochement but it is unclear if this is a trend, a US human rights official told a congressional hearing on Tuesday.

US presses Cuba on human rights in talks on restoring ties

The United States said it pressed Cuba to improve human rights during historic, high-level talks on Thursday, annoying the Cubans after both sides reported making progress toward restoring diplomatic relations.