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Opinion  /  Published 31.07.20

Lead the way: Bashing sexism in US Congress

Sir — The firebrand American political leader, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, has once again proved her mettle by calling out her colleague, Ted Yoho, for his misbehaviour and sexism. She was absolut...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 30.07.20

US panel nod to bill to promote Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr's legacies

A key Congressional committee on Wednesday passed a bill, written by civil rights icon John Lewis, to promote the legacies of Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. Cosponsored by Indian-American ...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 29.07.20

Big Tech CEOs set for US Congress hearing

After lawmakers collected hundreds of hours of interviews and obtained more than 1.3 million documents about Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google, their chief executives will testify before Congress on ...
By Jack Nicas, Cecilia Kang, David McCabe in Washington

World  /  Published 03.07.20

Biden vows to lift visa suspension

Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice-President Joe Biden has said that he will lift the temporary suspension on H-1B visas. “On day one, I’m going to send the legislative ...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 18.12.18

White House pulls back from shutdown threat

By AP in Washington, D.C.

World  /  Published 12.11.18

Tulsi Gabbard plans US presidency run

 Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker from Hawaii in the US Congress, is considering a run for the American presidency in 2020, according to sources.On Friday, at a Medtronic conference in Los...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 17.02.19

Trump prepared to veto disapproval of emergency

A top adviser to President Donald Trump indicated Sunday that Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove of his declaration of a national emergency along the...
By AP in Florida

India  /  Published 24.10.19

Understanding of US critics limited: Delhi

India on Thursday said it was regrettable that a few members of the US Congress used a congressional hearing on human rights in South Asia to question the measures taken recently to safeguard lives an...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 27.01.20

Modi govt fights CAA battle abroad

The Narendra Modi government is now finding itself in the middle of a battle of perceptions at international fora over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).Late on Monday in India, human rights organis...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

World  /  Published 06.11.18

'Everything is at stake': America goes to vote

After a divisive campaign marked by fierce clashes over race, immigration and other cultural issues, Americans began casting votes early on Tuesday to determine the balance of power in the US Congress...
By Reuters in Washington


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