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World  /  Published 14.08.21

US: gold medal for Gandhi

An influential US lawmaker from New York on Friday reintroduced a resolution in the US House of Representatives to posthumously award the prestigious Congressional Gold Medal to Mahatma Gandhi in reco...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

World  /  Published 30.06.21

Two antitrust cases against FB thrown out

In a stunning setback to regulators’ efforts to break up Facebook, a federal judge on Monday threw out antitrust lawsuits brought against the company by the Federal Trade Commission and more tha...
By Cecilia Kang in Washington

World  /  Published 30.04.21

Joe Biden: Expand govt’s role

President Biden laid out an ambitious agenda on Wednesday night to rewrite the American social compact by vastly expanding family leave, child care, health care, preschool and college education for mi...
By Peter Baker in New York

World  /  Published 30.04.21

Kamala, Pelosi make history

President Joe Biden’s address to Congress broke a historic glass ceiling on Wednesday, as two women — Vice-President Kamala Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — sat behind the Pre...
By Reuters in Washington

World  /  Published 06.02.21

US: India caucus backs farmers' stir

The leadership of the powerful Congressional India Caucus has urged the Indian government to ensure that the norms of democracy are maintained and the protesters are allowed to demonstrate peacefully ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Washington


Opinion  /  Published 18.01.21

Second chance: Trump impeached twice

Once may be an accident, but twice need not be a coincidence. Donald Trump now bears the double ignominy of being the first president of the United States of America to have faced impeachment proceedi...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 11.01.21

In US, a final test of accountability

Barely 11 months after President Donald Trump was acquitted in a momentous Senate trial, the US now confronts the possibility of yet another impeachment battle in the twilight of his presidency, a fin...
By Peter Baker in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 11.01.21

A green new deal: rocky road to renewal

As the dust clears after the US elections, the preferred choice of most of its 160 million voters lies clearly with Joseph Biden for president. Among the issues that Biden faces is the place and role ...
By Mahesh Rangarajan

World  /  Published 07.01.21

US Congress certifies Biden’s election win

The electoral victory of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris was formally certified on Thursday when a Joint Session of the US Congress declared them as the next President and Vice-President of the country, f...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Washington

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


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