US Presidential election 2020

US Presidential Election 2020: Early vote total surpasses 2016, Democrats takes smaller lead

The opening of early voting locations in Florida, Texas and elsewhere has piled millions of new votes on top of the mail ballots arriving at election offices as voters try to avoid crowded places on November 3 during the coronavirus pandemic.

Oct 26, 2020, 07:03 AM IST

Next year will be the greatest economic year in US history, says President Donald Trump

Donald Trump said this while he was addressing an election rally in Arizona ahead of the November 3 polls.

Oct 20, 2020, 11:56 AM IST

US Election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden second debate to feature a 'mute' button

The step is taken by the organizers to ensure that each candidate gets to speak without interruption so that they are able to clearly keep their points.

Oct 20, 2020, 06:21 AM IST

Joe Biden not good for India, we've to understand threat of China: Donald Trump Jr

Donald Trump Jr (42) is leading the re-election campaign of his father and US President Donald Trump.

Oct 19, 2020, 11:23 AM IST

Barak Obama to campaign for Joe Biden, Kamala Harris ahead of US Presidential election

Notably, Barak Obama has endorsed Joe Biden and his running mate Senator Kamala Harris by making online campaigns for them but this would be the first time that he would be campaigning in person.

Oct 17, 2020, 10:14 AM IST

US election 2020: Donald Trump calls Joe Biden disaster, corrupt politician

The president also said that he cannot think about losing to such an incompetent person.

Oct 17, 2020, 08:17 AM IST

US Election 2020: Donald Trump tries to woo Florida voters, Joe Biden gets more viewers in town hall

Early voting began in Louisiana on Friday, following record turnout this week in Georgia, North Carolina and Texas, competitive states that could decide the election outcome.

Oct 17, 2020, 06:36 AM IST

US Election 2020: Twitter blocked Donald Trump's election campaign account, Republican threatens of lawsuit

Twitter temporarily blocked the Donald Trump`s re-election campaign`s Twitter account after it posted a video about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden`s son that it said violated its rules.

Oct 16, 2020, 07:35 AM IST

Donald Trump dancing to YMCA leaves Twitter in splits, evokes funny reactions

A video of US President Donald Trump dancing to the tune of The Village People’s “YMCA has gone viral on the social media platforms.

Oct 14, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

Feeling great: Donald Trump returns to campaign at White House, takes off mask during address

Trump, who has downplayed the seriousness of the pandemic to the nation and himself, showed no signs of the disease, but uncharacteristically his speech was about 18 minutes, as opposed to his previous 60-minute speeches at other events and rallies.

Oct 11, 2020, 13:40 PM IST

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitme makes serious allegations against Donald Trump, links him to foiled kidnapping plot

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer linked a plot to kidnap her to President Donald Trump, arguing on Thursday in a speech hours after arrests were announced that Trump's words had been a "rallying cry" for extremists.

Oct 09, 2020, 14:49 PM IST

When a fly landed on Mike Pence’s head and briefly dominated US vice-presidential campaign debate

Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris and US Vice President Mike Pence participated in their 2020 vice presidential campaign debate in Salt Lake City on Wednesday evening.

Oct 08, 2020, 11:53 AM IST

Facebook restricts employees to use political images as profile pictures

The company said on Thursday that the move will be "accompanied by restrictions in the ways employees can express their opinions on controversial social topics on Facebook`s internal Workplace communications tool".
 

Sep 25, 2020, 09:52 AM IST

US Presidential election 2020: Democrats release digital ads in 14 Indian languages to woo South Asian voters

Bhutoria said there is huge enthusiasm in the Indian-American community to elect Biden as the next president and Kamala Harris as the first Indian-origin vice president.

Sep 22, 2020, 10:57 AM IST

US President Donald Trump to make Supreme court pick by Saturday, before Ginsburg burial

Trump said he is planning to name his pick by Friday or Saturday, ahead of the first presidential election debate.

Sep 22, 2020, 07:47 AM IST

Joe Biden blasts Donald Trump's plan to push for Supreme Court nominee before election

Joe Biden was speaking on Sunday, the day that a second Senate Republican voiced objections to Donald Trump`s plan for a quick vote on a replacement to liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Friday.

Sep 21, 2020, 06:56 AM IST

Donald Trump attacks Kamala Harris, says would be 'an insult' to US if she becomes President

US President Donald Trump attacked Democratic Vice President nominee Kamala Harris on Tuesday saying that she is not well liked and that it would be "an insult" to the US if she becomes the President.

Sep 09, 2020, 07:55 AM IST

US Elections: Judge bars Kanye West from appearing on Arizona's ballot

A judge in Virginia ordered West's name removed from ballots in that state on Thursday, finding that the rapper failed to meet a requirement that 13 people pledge support for his campaign.

Sep 04, 2020, 13:51 PM IST

Facebook to restrict political ads for a week ahead of US Presidential election on November 3

Facebook announced that it will restrict new political advertisements a week before the election and remove posts that convey misinformation about COVID-19 and voting. 

Sep 04, 2020, 06:40 AM IST

Joe Biden attacks Donald Trump, says won't use military as 'prop'

Joe Biden promised to restore the separation between civilian and military powers which he called the bedrock principal of our republic. 

Aug 30, 2020, 07:57 AM IST