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Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren building unlikely connection with black female voters

By the time Warren left the stage at the 'She the People' forum, thousands of black women in the audience were on their feet roaring cheers and applauding.

published on : 18th May 2019

Former US vice-president Joe Biden reports $6.3 million haul on first day of campaigning

Biden's raise is the biggest for any 2020 Democratic presidential candidate in the first 24 hours of announcement.

published on : 27th April 2019

Joe Biden's 2020 opening? Democrats field missing foreign policy hand

Former Vice President Joe Biden is seizing on that opening to position himself as the sole global policy expert in a crowded Democratic field if he decides to run for president.

published on : 24th February 2019

Ukraine has 44 presidential candidates in all-time record

Among the 44 candidates is a man with the same last name as Tymoshenko who also happens to have the same initials.

published on : 9th February 2019

Proud to be first Hindu-American to run for president: Tulsi Gabbard

Gabbard wrote an op-ed for the Religious News Services describing the campaign against her, supporters as profiling and targeting of Hindu Americans.

published on : 28th January 2019

Indian-origin senator Kamala Harris launches 2020 presidential bid, says US democracy under attack like never before

Harris, announced her presidential candidacy last Monday on Martin Luther King Jr Day and, within days, has been voted on top of the list of Democratic leaders aspiring to defeat Trump

published on : 28th January 2019

Three things to know about Brazil's presidential candidates

Here are three things to know about the candidates and their proposals:

published on : 28th October 2018

Can Meira Kumar stop Hindutva’s inroads into Dalit politics?

Such is the preponderance of identity politics that even the election of the next President of India has been subsumed under the acrimonious debate over ‘authentic vs.

published on : 26th June 2017

Meira Kumar: Seven things to know about the Opposition's Presidential Candidate 

Elected unopposed, Meira Kumar’s elevation as Speaker was emblematic in a way, reflecting the progress in the mindset of India, where a woman from a Dalit community, finally got a post of prominence.

published on : 22nd June 2017

Who are France's presidential candidates?

A far-right leader praised by Donald Trump; a scandal-hit conservative; a 39-year-old former investment banker; and a leftwing radical who campaigns by hologram.

published on : 23rd April 2017

Brie Larson to play first female US presidential candidate

Larson last appeared in 'Kong: Skull Island'.

published on : 23rd March 2017

Donald Trump says he will win general elections

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said that he will win the general elections, despite media predicting otherwise. 

published on : 23rd October 2016