In Silicon Valley, some Indian Americans shun Clinton after election row

Hillary Clinton, who has long cultivated the Indian-American community for both funds and votes, is tapping into the excitement around the Silicon Valley visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi this weekend.

Jindal attacks Trump to stay relevant in presidential poll

In a bid to stay relevant, long shot Indian-American Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal attacked President Barack Obama and frontrunner Donald Trump alike and gave a call to get rid of his own Republican party.

Trump targeted, Fiorina shines in US Republican debate

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump stepped into a hornet`s nest in Wednesday`s debate as rivals turned their sights on the billionaire, while Carly Fiorina showed she had earned her place on the main stage.

Bruised by emails, Hillary Clinton seeks second wind in US race

Hillary Clinton, entangled in an email controversy, has long dismissed the uproar as a manufactured imbroglio. But faced with eroding support, the Democratic presidential frontrunner recognizes she must now humbly explain herself.

Donald Trump refuses to apologize for `blood` remark

 Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Sunday refused to apologize for a crude attack on a female Fox News journalist that sparked widespread outrage, insisting he was misunderstood.

Massive viewer numbers for US presidential debate: Fox

A staggering 24 million viewers tuned in to the first Republican debate of the US presidential election cycle, Fox News reported on Friday.

US elections commission releases Trump's financial disclosure

 The US Federal Elections Commission released on Wednesday the 92-page personal financial disclosure statement from Republican US presidential contender Donald Trump, showing the breadth of wealth held by the real-estate mogul and television host.

Iran will never get nuclear weapon if I am president: Hillary Clinton
Iran will never get nuclear weapon if I am president: Hillary Clinton

Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton, in a tough statement on the Iran nuclear deal, vowed Tuesday that Tehran will never be able to acquire atomic weapons if she is elected to the White House.

US Republican Chris Christie launches 2016 bid, promises straight talk

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie launched an uphill run for the Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday with his trademark brashness, offering up his blunt talk and willingness to tackle tough issues as the cure for Washington dysfunction.

Jeb Bush says he would have authorized Iraq invasion

Presumed Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said Sunday that he would have authorized the 2003 US invasion of Iraq, though he acknowledged mistakes made after Saddam Hussein`s downfall.

US presidential race: Hillary Clinton leads Democrats, no Republican

 Despite questions about the Clinton Foundation and her use of private email as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton starts her second presidential bid as a Democratic favourite, while no frontrunner has emerged among the Republicans.

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.

'Hillary Clinton hires Google executive as tech chief'

 Likely 2016 Democratic US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has hired a Google executive to serve as her chief technology officer, overseeing the creation of websites and apps to reach out to voters, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday.

US Democrats set early presidential convention date

US Democrats will convene the week of July 25, 2016 for their national convention to nominate the person they hope will succeed Barack Obama as president, a party leader said Friday.

`Hillary Clinton biggest Democratic threat in 2016 presidential bid`

Republicans see former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as their biggestDemocratic threat in the 2016 presidential race, a GOP strategist has said.

Romney`s failed 2012 presidential bid subject matter of two new books

Defeated US presidential election candidate Mitt Romney has given interviews to the authors of two forthcoming books about the 2012 campaign.

You’ve been a wonderful partner: Obama to PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday called up US President Barack Obama to congratulate him on his re-election.

`Election Watch` programmes in 3 states by US consulate

The US Consulate General here Wednesday hosted `Election Watch` programmes in three Southern cities for the Indian guests.

Ami Bera becomes first Hindu to enter US House

Dr Ami Bera was on the cusp of creating history by becoming only the third Indian-American ever to be elected to the US House of Representatives.

Economy top issue on voters' mind in US poll

Economy was the top issue on voters' minds as they went to the polls to decide whether to give President Barack Obama a second term or replace him with Republican challenger Mitt Romney, according to exit polls.