US Presidential campaign

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton exchange angry charges of racism

Speaking at a campaign event in Reno, Nevada, Clinton employed unusually tough language as she detailed a history of what she said were the Republican real estate mogul`s discriminatory actions.

Aug 26, 2016, 05:29 AM IST
Pokemon Go a campaign weapon for presidential candidates

Pokemon Go a campaign weapon for presidential candidates

The global phenomenon Pokemon Go has made its way onto the US presidential campaign trail with the staff of both major candidates appealing to users of the smartphone game to catch voters.

Aug 02, 2016, 13:45 PM IST
Hillary Clinton an 'enabler' of Bill's infidelity, says Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton an 'enabler' of Bill's infidelity, says Donald Trump

Donald Trump, who has all but locked up the Republican nomination, made the bizarre allegation while on the stump this weekend in an apparent bid to undercut his Democratic rival's appeal to women voters.

May 08, 2016, 22:29 PM IST

Rubio suspends US presidential campaign after Florida loss

US senator Marco Rubio has dropped out of the presidential race after suffering a humiliating defeat at the hands of Republican front runner Donald Trump in his home state of Florida.

Mar 16, 2016, 08:01 AM IST
I am Batman, Donald Trump claims as his US prez campaign soars

I am Batman, Donald Trump claims as his US prez campaign soars

With his presidential campaign soaring thanks to his antics, Donald Trump has reason to feel like a superman. No wonder, the frontrunner Republican candidate had no hesitation in claiming the mantle of Batman during a campaign stop.

Aug 18, 2015, 11:28 AM IST

Trump campaign fires staffer over controversial Facebook posts

Donald Trump`s presidential campaign has fired a staffer after racially charged and insulting Facebook posts under his name came to light, a person close to the campaign said on Sunday.

Aug 03, 2015, 10:47 AM IST
Trump heaps scorn on war hero record of `loser` McCain

Trump heaps scorn on war hero record of `loser` McCain

Donald Trump, known for his incendiary rhetoric on the 2016 campaign trail, lobbed his latest verbal grenade Saturday, dismissing the military record of Senator John McCain, a former prisoner of war.

Jul 19, 2015, 05:29 AM IST

Louisiana Gov Bobby Jindal getting little traction for 2016

Republican Gov Bobby Jindal's focus on states important in the US presidential campaign is drawing lots of criticism in his home state and doing little apparent good for his 2016 prospects.

Apr 21, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Hurricane Sandy hits US election finale

Hurricane Sandy,has plunged the final week of electioneering into chaos, with Obama and Mitt Romney cancelling and rescheduling their rallies

Oct 29, 2012, 22:49 PM IST

Obama, Romney change plans as US braces for superstorm

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney changed their campaign plans as millions of Americans along US East Coast braced themselves for possibly the worst "superstorm" in 100 years.

Oct 28, 2012, 12:36 PM IST

US Prez campaign fundraising surpasses $ 2bn mark

This year`s US presidential campaign fundraising has surpassed two billion dollar mark, Obama and Romney enter their final sprint to Election Day.

Oct 27, 2012, 12:23 PM IST

Obama, Romney back on campaign trail

Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are back on the campaign trail keeping up their fight off stage.

Oct 18, 2012, 15:38 PM IST

Chavez says his opponent, Romney share agenda

Venezuela`s Hugo Chavez has signaled a preference in the US presidential campaign by comparing Mitt Romney to his own challenger.

Jul 23, 2012, 11:03 AM IST

Romney outsourced jobs to India: Obama campaign

The Obama Campaign has stoked a controversy with its new ad accusing presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney of outsourcing jobs to India when he was the Massachusetts Governor, contrary to the US President's stand during his maiden visit to New Delhi.

May 03, 2012, 22:03 PM IST

Cash-strapped Gingrich cuts back US campaign

Cash-strapped Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich will lay off about a third of his campaign staff.

Mar 28, 2012, 12:58 PM IST

Obama raises $45 mn in February for campaign

Obama increased fundraising efforts during the month, collecting nearly twice as much as he raised during the final three months of 2011.

Mar 19, 2012, 18:21 PM IST

Biden 2008 Prez campaign penalized USD 219,000

V-P Joe Biden`s 2008 US presidential campaign has been ordered to pay a $219,000 penalty.

Jul 18, 2010, 11:55 AM IST