Bobby Jindal

Indian-American Harsh Vardhan Singh enters governor's race in New Jersey

New Jersey is predominately a Democratic State, but it currently has Republican Governor Chris Christie, who can't seek a third term because of term-limit.

Mar 29, 2017, 11:49 AM IST

Bobby Jindal among probables in Trump's Cabinet

Two-term Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, the first ever Indian-American to be elected as a state Governor, is among the shortlisted candidates for Trump's Cabinet, according to a media report.

Nov 13, 2016, 07:37 AM IST

Trump's rise is death knell for Republican establishment: Bobby Jindal

The emergence of real estate tycoon Donald Trump as Republican presidential nominee sounded the death-knell for the party establishment, Indian-American former Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has said.

Mar 17, 2016, 10:31 AM IST
Bobby Jindal demits office as Louisiana Governor

Bobby Jindal demits office as Louisiana Governor

Indian-American Bobby Jindal has demitted his office as Louisiana Governor after the end of his second four year term.

Jan 12, 2016, 12:41 PM IST
Record flooding hits US Midwest, threatens South

Record flooding hits US Midwest, threatens South

Swollen rivers in the US Midwest and other regions brought flood warnings for over 12 million Americans on Wednesday as scores of buildings were submerged after days of intense rain in which 24 people have died.

Dec 31, 2015, 09:00 AM IST
Bobby Jindal ends presidential campaign, says 'this is not my time'

Bobby Jindal ends presidential campaign, says 'this is not my time'

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has ended his 2016 US presidential campaign on Tuesday.

Nov 18, 2015, 05:59 AM IST

Decrying socialism Bobby Jindal wants poor also to pay taxes

Indian-American US presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has proposed that everyone, including the poor, should pay federal income taxes.

Oct 29, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

US heading towards European way of economic crisis: Bobby Jindal

Indian-American Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal has said the US is heading towards the European way on economic crisis with USD 18 trillion in debt, record low participation rate in the workforce and record number of Americans on food stamps.

Oct 29, 2015, 08:09 AM IST

Bobby Jindal may skip Republican national debate

Indian-origin US presidential aspirant Bobby Jindal is considering skipping the next Republican national debate after he failed to garner a minimum 2.5 percent support in a recent poll, according to a report.

Oct 24, 2015, 13:17 PM IST
US Prez poll: Bobby Jindal's popularity dips below one per cent

US Prez poll: Bobby Jindal's popularity dips below one per cent

 The popularity of Indian-origin US Presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has dipped below one per cent, according to latest opinion polls, indicating that all is not well with his campaign.

Oct 21, 2015, 11:26 AM IST

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.

Sep 17, 2015, 12:33 PM IST
Immigration without integration is 'invasion': Bobby Jindal

Immigration without integration is 'invasion': Bobby Jindal

Distancing himself once again from being seen as an Indian-American, Republican presidential aspirant Bobby Jindal has said immigration without adopting American values represents an "invasion".

Aug 31, 2015, 16:43 PM IST
New Orleans mourns dead, celebrates life on Katrina anniversary

New Orleans mourns dead, celebrates life on Katrina anniversary

 New Orleans remembered the dead and celebrated its painstaking comeback from disaster on Saturday, a decade after Hurricane Katrina ripped through the "Big Easy" leaving devastation and chaos in its wake.

Aug 30, 2015, 06:10 AM IST

Trump, Bobby Jindal want ''anchor babies'' deprived of citizenship

 Republican frontrunner Donald Trump and low-polling Bobby Jindal both want "anchor babies" or US-born children of illegal immigrants deprived of automatic citizenship guaranteed by the US constitution for 150 years.

Aug 22, 2015, 18:53 PM IST

Jindal joins Trump in opposing birthright citizenship

Indian-American US presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has joined fellow Republican candidate Donald Trump in calling for an end to birthright citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants.

Aug 22, 2015, 11:56 AM IST

Polls show marginal improvement in Bobby Jindal's popularity

Indian-American Republican US presidential candidate Bobby Jindal has shown marginal improvement in his popularity ratings in the crucial primary State of Iowa, according to a latest opinion poll.

Aug 13, 2015, 12:37 PM IST

Bobby Jindal mocks Hillary Clinton over email saga

Louisiana`s Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal and other Republican presidential candidates have pounced upon Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton as her email saga took a new turn.

Aug 13, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

Hillary Clinton is one email away from prison: Bobby Jindal

Indian-origin Republican presidential aspirant Bobby Jindal on Tuesday attacked Hillary Clinton, saying the Democratic frontrunner is just a single email away from prison after she signed a sworn declaration that she has turned in all of her government emails.

Aug 12, 2015, 01:11 AM IST

Bobby Jindal to include Donald Trump's name in speeches for media attention

 Indian American presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has said he will mention Donald Trump in his speeches to get some media coverage as the Republican presidential frontrunner is "gold standard" for making news.

Aug 11, 2015, 10:13 AM IST
Bobby Jindal wants to toss out six Supreme Court judges

Bobby Jindal wants to toss out six Supreme Court judges

If Indian-American Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal has his way he would toss out a half-dozen members of the US Supreme Court, including a couple nominated by former presidents George W Bush and Ronald Reagan.

Aug 08, 2015, 11:16 AM IST