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World  /  Published 05.11.20

Democrats battle for Senate control

Democrats were on track early Wednesday to maintain a firm grip on the House, but their path to seizing the Senate majority from Republicans was rapidly narrowing as the two parties continued to fight...
By Nicholas Fandos, Carl Hulse, Catie Edmondson in New York

World  /  Published 23.08.20

Trump: Democrats will bring chaos

After being accused by Democrats of being a chaotic and dishonest leader, President Donald Trump countered on Friday that Democrats, not he, would bring chaos to the US if Joe Biden wins the White Hou...
By Reuters in Washington, Arlington (Virginia)

World  /  Published 22.08.20

Elusive quest for ‘Biden from Mumbai’

When Joe Biden was elected as one of the youngest US senators in 1972, one of the first letters that he received was from Mumbai, with the sender sharing the same last name. About five years ago, the...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 21.08.20

We are at inflection point: Kamala

US senator Kamala Harris accepted the Democratic nomination for vice- president on Wednesday, imploring Americans to elect Joe Biden in November and accusing President Donald Trump of failed leadershi...
By Reuters in Washington

World  /  Published 23.07.20

Green Card waitlist for Indians is more than 195 years: US senator

The backlog for an Indian national to get permanent residency or Green Card is more than 195 years, a top Republican senator has said, urging his Senate colleagues to come out with a legislative resol...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 03.07.20

US Senate passes legislation on HK

The US Senate passed legislation on Thursday to penalise banks doing business with Chinese officials who implement Beijing’s draconian new national security law on Hong Kong, sending it to the W...
By Reuters in Washington

World  /  Published 22.12.18

Federal shutdown after US border deal stalemate

A partial federal shutdown took hold early on Saturday after Democrats refused to meet President Donald Trump's demands for $5 billion to start erecting his cherished Mexican border wall, a chaotic po...
By AP in Washington

World  /  Published 14.12.18

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi

 In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump's response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signalled new scepticism fr...
By The Telegraph in Washington

World  /  Published 15.01.20

House to send articles of impeachment to Senate

The House of Representatives is set to vote to send the articles of impeachment against US President Donald Trump to the Senate for a landmark trial on whether the charges of abuse of power and obstru...
By AP in Washington

Business  /  Published 04.03.19

Trump triggers tariff tussle

Describing India has a “very-high tariff nation,” US President Donald Trump has told his supporters that he now wants a “reciprocal tax” or at least “some kind of tax” on goods entering Am...
By PTI in Washington


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