Tag: Democratic Party

‘We can’t wait’: Joe Biden to push U.S. Congress for $1.9 trillion in COVID-19 relief

WASHINGTON: One of President Joe Biden‘s top economic aides on Sunday will press Democratic and Republican senators for a fresh $1.9 trillion in coronavirus relief...

Why Kamala Harris is a star of the New York City mayor’s race

By Katie Glueck NEW YORK: In many tight political races, candidates battle over not just what they know, but whom they know. In the New...

Kamala Harris breaks barriers as America’s vice president

WASHINGTON: Kamala Harris made history on Wednesday when she was sworn in as Joe Biden‘s vice president, becoming the first woman, the first Black American...

Nancy Pelosi: Nancy Pelosi reelected as speaker of US House of Representatives

WASHINGTON: Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi has been narrowly reelected as the speaker of the US House of Representatives for the 117th Congress. Pelosi, 80, from the...

Defiant Trump insists he will “win” November 3 presidential election

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday insisted that he will “win” the November 3 presidential election once the final votes are tallied and certified....

US elections 2020: No winner yet, Trump’s court threat

Democrats are driving toward extending their control of the House for two more years but with a potentially shrunken majority. They have lost six incumbents...

Won’t contest polls till Jammu and Kashmir’s special status is restore, says Mehbooba Mufti

SRINAGAR: People’s Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti has said she won’t touch any other flag until the erstwhile constitution and flag of Jammu and Kashmir...

Funds flow to Joe Biden and Democrats after debate, boosting cash advantage

Money cascaded into presidential nominee Joe Biden‘s campaign and his Democratic Party on the heels of his rancorous debate with President Donald Trump, potentially widening...

US election: Republican campaign video featuring PM Modi woos Indian-American voters

WASHINGTON: A Republican campaign video that includes visuals from the two historic rallies of President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the last...

View: Woke attack on national symbols has reduced past to a guilt trip

The self-image of the media is one of infallibility and none more than the redoubtable BBC which has over the decades built a formidable reputation...

A letter from 1972: Joe Biden’s elusive quest for ‘Biden from Mumbai’ continues

WASHINGTON: When Joe Biden was elected as one of the youngest US senators in 1972, one of the first letters that he received was from...

covid in USA: Covid hits USA badly: Hello from my bunker to yours

I write to you from the hardest hit country in the world. The graph of death and infection keeps climbing, the pandemic’s peaks and plateaus...