Rick Santorum

Republican Santorum drops out of White House race, endorses Rubio

Santorum, a 57-year-old former U.S. senator from Pennsylvania, won the Iowa caucuses four years ago, but managed only 1 percent of the vote in the Iowa contest on Monday.

Feb 04, 2016, 07:18 AM IST

Republican campaign for White House turns nastier as field narrows

Campaigning for the Republican nomination at November`s U.S. presidential election took a nasty turn on Wednesday with billionaire businessman Donald Trump accusing rival Ted Cruz of fraud as the field of candidates narrowed ahead of next week`s New Hampshire primary.

Feb 04, 2016, 02:23 AM IST

US will counter ISIS terror plotters in any country: Barack Obama

The US will continue to counter terror plotters of Islamic State militant group in any country where necessary, President Barack Obama has said while directing his national security team to intensify its ongoing counter-terrorism campaign to destroy the terror outfit. In a meeting with his National Security Council, Obama discussed intensification of US campaign to degrade and destroy Islamic State (ISIS).

Jan 29, 2016, 08:02 AM IST
Trump rips up rule book of US retail politics

Trump rips up rule book of US retail politics

U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump swung into New Hampshire for a few hours one evening earlier this month to pick up an endorsement from a small police union.

Dec 24, 2015, 09:38 AM IST
Voldemort beats Presidential candidates in popularity poll

Voldemort beats Presidential candidates in popularity poll

Apparently American citizens prefer Voldemort over the group of Republican candidates, who are in line of becoming their next President.

Jun 10, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

Republican prospects, in Iowa, target extremists, Hillary

Nearly a dozen Republican prospects for the 2016 presidential race lined up to appeal to party members in the early voting state of Iowa, agreeing to get tough with America's enemies but differing on how to do it.

May 17, 2015, 15:11 PM IST

Ex US Republican candidate Santorum endorses Romney

Santorum has formally endorsed his one-time bitter rival Mitt Romney, the party`s presumptive nominee.

May 08, 2012, 23:19 PM IST

Santorum suspends GOP presidential campaign

Bowing to the inevitable, Rick Santorum quit the presidential campaign clearing the way for Mitt Romney to claim the Republican nomination.

Apr 11, 2012, 00:41 AM IST

Romney sweeps three States; sets sights on Obama

Republican presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney made a clean sweep as he
comfortably won the primaries in Wisconsin, Maryland and Washington DC.

Apr 04, 2012, 08:42 AM IST

Santorum ideas `crazy,` Romney a `disaster`: Ads

On Wisconsin TV, Rick Santorum is getting pummeled as someone who doesn`t understand the economy.

Mar 30, 2012, 14:08 PM IST

Romney `worst Republican` to face Obama: Santorum

Rick Santorum told voters that Mitt Romney is "uniquely disqualified" to be the GOP`s presidential pick.

Mar 26, 2012, 09:53 AM IST

US: Santorum beats Romney in Louisiana

Rick Santorum picked up at least nine convention delegates by winning Louisiana`s Republican presidential primary.

Mar 25, 2012, 09:24 AM IST

Mitt Romney wins Puerto Rico Republican primary

Mitt Romney wins Puerto Rico`s Republican primary, but was campaigning in the critical heartland state of Illinois ahead of that state`s primary.

Mar 19, 2012, 14:10 PM IST

US: Santorum wins Alabama, Mississippi primaries

Republican Rick Santorum won a pair of crucial Deep South primaries on Tuesday, staking a claim to leadership of the party`s conservative wing.

Mar 14, 2012, 09:42 AM IST

Republican 2012 race `mathematically` over: Graham

Mitt Romney has won 14 of 25 state-by-state votes that decide which Republican candidate takes on Barack Obama in November.

Mar 12, 2012, 11:47 AM IST

Santorum wins Kansas Republican caucuses

Rick Santorum, the Republican
presidential, has won the Kansas caucuses, while the front runner Mitt Romney was declared winner in Wyoming.

Mar 11, 2012, 09:33 AM IST

Romney, Santorum in Super Tuesday showdown

Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum strained for an edge in Ohio and braced for the 10 primaries likely to redefine the race for the Presidential nomination.

Mar 06, 2012, 11:51 AM IST

Santorum gets Secret Service protection: Report

In US, Secret Service protection is given to each major party`s presidential nominee.

Feb 27, 2012, 11:05 AM IST

No apology needed for Quran burning: Santorum

Rick Santorum added that Afghanistan should apologize to the US for the deaths of four US soldiers.

Feb 26, 2012, 22:26 PM IST

Obama agenda not "based on Bible": Santorum

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum challenged US President Barack Obama`s Christian beliefs.

Feb 19, 2012, 10:43 AM IST