Election conspiracy movement in US grinds on as 2024 approaches
Millions have been convinced that any election in which their preferred candidate loses has been somehow rigged against them.
Democratic Sen. Warnock wins Georgia runoff against Walker
With Warnock’s second runoff victory in as many years, Democrats will have a 51-49 Senate majority, gaining a seat from the current 50-50 split with John Fetterman’s victory in Pennsylvania.
Jeffries, first Black Congressional leader, wins historic bid to lead House Dems after Pelosi
Jeffries said he hopes to find “common ground when possible” with Republicans but will “oppose their extremism when we must.”
US midterm elections: Nancy Pelosi to announce ‘future plans’ after Republicans wins House
The California Democrat, who rose to become the nation’s first woman to wield the speaker’s gavel, is a pivotal figure in U.S. politics.
Across the US, a return to democratic order. Will it last?
“It was frustrating that we have to operate in our democracy from a fear posture,” Johnson said. “We should be making it easier to vote.”
US midterm polls spark recriminations within Republican Party: Report
The race for the US House of Representatives remains uncalled.
US Democrats maintain Senate majority after key polls
Midterms traditionally deliver a rejection of the party in power, and with inflation surging and Biden's popularity in the doldrums, Republicans had been expecting to ride a mighty "red wave".
Results of the US midterm elections and what it means for India
To be sure, America's relations with India did not feature as a talking point even among Indian American candidates, who focused on community issues, inflation and job creation...
Democrats beat Donald Trump-backed GOP candidates in liberal states
Democrat Maura Healey became the first woman elected as Massachusetts governor, as well as the first openly lesbian governor of any state, and Wes Moore became the first Black governor of Maryland.
Biden, Trump make final appeals ahead of crucial midterms
The election results will have a powerful impact on the final two years of Biden’s presidency, shaping policy on everything from government spending to military support for Ukraine.
US midterm elections: Five pivotal Senate battlegrounds
The midterms don't get the attention that presidential elections command, but they are crucial in determining which party has control of Congress.
US Democrats' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
The evenly divided Senate voted Saturday to begin debating the legislation 51-50, with Vice President Kamala Harris breaking the tie and overcoming unanimous Republican opposition.
Biden shrugs off recession talk, talks up fighting inflation
Republicans said the report showing the economy shrank for the second consecutive quarter was evidence of a “Biden recession” at a time when inflation is at a four-decade high.
Hunt for next UK PM: Rishi Sunak widens lead as race to get in the final two tightens
Sunak won the support of 115 Tory lawmakers, followed by Penny Mordaunt on 82 votes, Liz Truss on 71, Kemi Badenoch on 58 and Tom Tugendhat on 31, who drops out as the last-place candidate.
Florida Senate passes bill to end Disney self-government
The measures, pushed by Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, come as the governor battles with Disney after the company’s criticism of a new GOP law.
US senate confirms Ketanji Brown Jackson as first Black female justice to supreme court
Jackson will take her seat when Justice Stephen Breyer retires this summer, solidifying the liberal wing of the 6-3 conservative-dominated court.
Zelenskyy's 'desperate' plea to Congress: Send more planes
The US is considering sending American-made F-16s as backfill to former Soviet bloc countries in Eastern Europe that are members of NATO. They, in turn, would send Ukraine their own Soviet-era MiGs.
Impeach Trump? Most 2020 Democrats tiptoe past the question
The candidates' reluctance underscores the risky politics of investigating the president for "high crimes and misdemeanors."
Democrats question Brett Kavanaugh's credibility, temperament
Democrats have seized most recently on Kavanaugh's indignant, emotional testimony before the Judiciary Committee to question whether he has the temperament for a lifetime appointment.
Donald Trump's Spygate? FBI's long history of investigating presidents
Since its beginnings, the bureau has burrowed, stumbled and been pulled into US politics at the highest levels, facing perennial charges that it abuses its power.
Umesh Pal kidnapping case: Gangster-neta Atiq Ahmed held guilty, his brother acquitted
Chardham Yatra: VIP pilgrims will have to pay Rs 300 for darshan at Kedarnath and Badrinath Dham.
Those involved in corruption coming on one platform: PM Modi attacks Opposition parties
Namibian cheetah’s death at Kuno National Park gets political colour in Madhya Pradesh
BSF shoots at three drones on Indo-Pak border, recovers 10 kg heroin