US most polarised in decades: research

The political middle ground is shrinking and the partisan gulf in Washington and the rest of America is getting wider, according to extensive findings unveiled today by Pew Research Centre.

`70 percent Indians discontented, looking for change in leadership`

Stung by rising levels of dissatisfaction over country`s economic and political situation, a majority of Indians are looking for a change in political leadership, according to a US-based think tank.

Most Americans fine with phone tracking: Survey

A new survey shows that more than half of Americans are fine with one of the secret govt surveillance programmes.

`73% Indians confident of Obama’s abilities`

PM Manmohan Singh has also received extremely positive ratings (87% favourable).

Majority lacks trust in US government: Poll

Nearly 80 percent of Americans say they can`t trust Washington and they have little faith that the massive federal bureaucracy can solve the nation`s ills, according to a survey.