Modi should not be divider, but moderniser: US politician

Newt Gingrich, an influential US politician and a former speaker of the House of Representatives, has advised Narendra Modi, the man opinion polls say could become India`s next prime minister, to tone down his image as a Hindu hardliner and said he "should not be seen (by the world) as a great divider" but "as a great moderniser".

US politician takes on group for criticizing wife

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell lambasted a liberal group for criticizing the Asian heritage of his wife, former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao, calling its Twitter messages "racial slurs" and "the ultimate outrage."

Palin received death threats after 2008 nomination

The state of Alaska has released copies of some of former governor Sarah Palin`s e-mails.

US politician apologises to Indian American

A Republican politician had called a Democratic Indian American campaign tracker "macaca".

US politician dabbled in witchcraft, tape reveals

Christine had confessed that she hung around people practicing witchcraft.