Richard Nixon

James Comey boosted case for obstruction charges against Donald Trump: Legal experts

James Comey boosted case for obstruction charges against Donald Trump: Legal experts

With stronger evidence, Trump could face the same sort of criminal allegations that forced president Richard Nixon to resign in 1973.

Jun 11, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Hillary Clinton attacks Donald Trump, recalls Richard Nixon's impeachment of Justice

Hillary Clinton attacks Donald Trump, recalls Richard Nixon's impeachment of Justice

Clinton attacked the Trump administration budget, calling it a "con" and "an attack of unimaginable cruelty on the most vulnerable among us".

May 27, 2017, 14:39 PM IST
US thought India will capture PoK after Bangladesh war: CIA

US thought India will capture PoK after Bangladesh war: CIA

The US government had thought that the then Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi might order an attack on West Pakistan to capture Pakistan-Occupied- Kashmir.

Jan 27, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Why playing madman can be an advantage with Pakistan

India must turn the tables now.

Oct 31, 2016, 20:02 PM IST

Surging Trump mocks pundits who called him a clown

With his poll numbers soaring, Donald Trump mocked pollsters, pundits and his rivals saying those who once called him a "clown" are now wondering "how are we going to stop this guy."

Sep 15, 2015, 12:56 PM IST
 'Modi's Nixon-style pragmatism refreshes ties with China'

'Modi's Nixon-style pragmatism refreshes ties with China'

Likening Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China with that of the ice-breaking visit by former US President Richard Nixon in 1972, an article in the state-run newspaper said today he has the capacity to resolve major contradictions between the two Asian giants.

May 15, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

Watergate historian Kutler dies; sued to release Nixon tapes

Watergate historian Stanley Kutler, who successfully fought for the release of President Richard Nixon's secret tapes, died in Wisconsin. He was 80.

Apr 08, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Nixon's Western White House for sale at $75 million

The seaside California estate dubbed the Western White House when it was owned by Richard Nixon is for sale at USD 75 million.

Apr 03, 2015, 02:36 AM IST

Only Ramesh knows what he meant by his Modi-Nixon remark: Congress

Congress on Wednesday voiced its discomfort over Jairam Ramesh` remarks that PM Narendra Modi has the potential of emerging as `India`s Richard Nixon` in handling Pakistan and China.

Jun 18, 2014, 21:29 PM IST

After Tharoor`s `Modi 2.0` praise, Jairam Ramesh calls PM India`s Richard Nixon

Within weeks after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was criticised by his own party for overtly praising the Prime Minister, it is now former rural development minister Jairam Ramesh who has dared to ruffle a few feathers by calling Narendra Modi `India`s Richard Nixon`.

Jun 18, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

``Deep Throat`` garage from US Watergate scandal to be razed

One of the most historic U.S. journalism sites will vanish after a Virginia county board voted to demolish the building and parking garage central to the Watergate political scandal of the 1970s.

Jun 16, 2014, 11:39 AM IST

A `Nixon`, Modi can resolve border row: Chinese daily

Saying he could become India`s `Nixon`, a Chinese strategic thinker said India`s prime minister-designate, Narendra Modi, can help resolve their dragging border dispute.

May 20, 2014, 15:40 PM IST

US TV journalist Barbara Walters bids farewell after 53-year career

Pioneering U.S. journalist Barbara Walters, who paved the way for women in television news and was the first female to co-anchor a network evening news program, retired on Friday after an illustrious 53-year career.

May 17, 2014, 01:10 AM IST

Beijing to Bieber as ping-pong extends reach

Table tennis bosses fear China`s dominance is potentially ruinous but the sport`s new street cred, a kaleidoscope of participating countries and its capacity for diplomacy underline its broad reach and potential.

May 06, 2014, 09:44 AM IST

`Richard Nixon kept quiet on Hindu genocide by Pakistan Army`

Ahead of Bangladesh`s liberation in 1971, the Pakistani Army "systematically committed genocide" of the Hindu community in the then East Pakistan.

Oct 16, 2013, 14:20 PM IST

Yoko Ono opens up about John Lennon`s infidelity

John Lennon`s former wife Yoko Ono has revealed that the reason behind the couple`s split in 1970s was because of the former Beatles ` one night fling with another woman.

Sep 01, 2013, 19:57 PM IST

Nixon tapes span Soviet summit, Watergate

President Richard Nixon and Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev chatted warmly in the White House before a historic summit in June 1973, as revealed by secretly recorded tapes released on Thursday.

Aug 22, 2013, 11:04 AM IST

Ex-Nixon adviser Leonard Garment dies in NY at 89

Leonard Garment, a lawyer who was a friend and adviser to President Richard Nixon as the Watergate scandal unfolded and who urged him not to destroy tapes of his conversations, has died at age 89.

Jul 16, 2013, 10:38 AM IST

Don`t think you`re supporting Pak: Indira told Nixon in 1971

"I don`t think you are supporting Pakistan. If you had taken a stronger line with (Pakistan military ruler) Yahya (Khan), you would have done more for Pakistan."

Apr 14, 2013, 13:15 PM IST

`Nixon faced revolt from diplomat on supporting Pak in 1971`

US Prez Richard Nixon had faced a virtual revolt from his diplomats with the State Dept team based in Dhaka writing the so-called Blood telegram, which was supported by Secy of State William Rogers, a new book has claimed.

Feb 25, 2013, 23:29 PM IST