Presidential Candidate

US polls: Biden discloses names of 800 major bundlers, including Indian-Americans

Topping the list of Indian-Americans are well known community leaders Swadesh Chatterjee, Rameshk Kapoor, Shekar N Narasimhan, R Rangaswami, Ajay Jain Bhutoria and Frank Islam.

published on : 2nd November 2020

US newspaper Washington Post endorses Joe Biden for presidency

The Post has been no friend to Republican Trump, who has repeatedly denounced the newspaper and its rivals as "fake news."

published on : 28th September 2020

Indian Americans have powered economic growth of US: Joe Biden

Hitting out at President Donald Trump, he said all the harmful actions on H-1B, racial injustice or climate crisis are a common threat.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Planes, pizza and Cher: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden resumes campaign travel

Joe Biden first went to a onetime shuttered factory that has been converted into a sustainable energy center and is now part of Carnegie Mellon University.

published on : 1st September 2020

Mother instilled in me core value of America: Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris has said she tries hard to follow the approach taught by her that the core value of America is not just to strive for success, but also to leave the country better than they found it.

published on : 27th August 2020

Kanye West wants USD 1 million for new mothers, slams Tubman at campaign rally

West said Sunday before a crowd of several hundred in North Charleston, South Carolina, that Tubman 'never actually freed the slaves, she just had them work for other white people.'

published on : 21st July 2020

Ex-US vice-president Joe Biden to accept presidential nomination in person at scaled-back convention

The convention is set for August 17 to 20 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a battleground state that Trump won in 2016 but which Democrats are seeking to reclaim in November.

published on : 25th June 2020

New York governor Andrew Cuomo would be a better candidate than Biden: US President Donald Trump

Donald Trump also said that much of Cuomo's success in tackling the disease was due to the support given by the federal government.

published on : 31st March 2020

Prominent gay US presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg exits race, Joe Biden back in contention

The 38-year-old Buttigieg's surprise decision was set to shake up the race this coming week when 14 states vote on "Super Tuesday."

published on : 2nd March 2020

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

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