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United StatesApr 22, 2021, 11:37 AM IST
US Senate confirms Vanita Gupta to third top job at justice department
A divided US Senate on Wednesday voted to confirm Vanita Gupta as the first woman of color to serve in the No. 3 job at the Justice Department, a role at the forefront of the department’s renewed efforts to combat systemic racism in policing.
United StatesFeb 14, 2021, 10:01 AM IST
Donald Trump acquitted by US Senate, says his political movement ‘has only just begun’
"Our historic, patriotic and beautiful movement to Make America Great Again has only just begun," Trump said in a statement issued just moments after the Senate vote.
United StatesDec 28, 2020, 5:12 PM IST
US President Trump signs Tibet policy to preempt Chinese move on Dalai Lama's successor
The US Senate last week unanimously passed the bill despite China's protest.
WORLDNov 4, 2020, 1:12 PM IST
US elections 2020: Kanye West concedes defeat in 2020 White House race, eyes 2024
The singer and fashion designer late on Tuesday evening, appeared to concede his 2020 bid had ended but suggested his quest was not over. He posted a picture of himself in front of an electoral map saying "WELP KANYE 2024."
WORLDNov 4, 2020, 7:01 AM IST
US Elections 2020: Donald Trump Jr’s ‘red wave’ map shows India in blue, without Jammu & Kashmir
In a major goof-up, Donald Trump Jr, tweets a map that shows parts of Jammu and Kashmir and north-eastern states in red, the colour of Republicans, while the rest of India was depicted in blue.
INTERNATIONALNov 4, 2020, 4:58 AM IST
US Election Updates: Trump alleges fraud, to move US Supreme Court
The fight is closer than one expected, and there are no clear winners yet in the race to the White House. Will Joe Biden emerge triumphant? Or will Donald Trump win a second term to the Oval Office? Watch the outcome of the United States presidential elections as they unfold.
INTERNATIONALNov 3, 2020, 9:14 PM IST
US Election Dispatch: 6 States that hold the key to the White House
47% of registered voters have already cast their votes in this election. Election 2020 is poised to record the highest-ever voter turnout in American history.
INTERNATIONALNov 3, 2020, 8:59 PM IST
US Election Dispatch: An epoch-making presidential battle
The world awaits with perhaps a bit of apprehension to the outcome of the US Presidential elections 2020.
INTERNATIONALNov 3, 2020, 8:45 PM IST
US elections 2020: Biden and Trump score first wins
Joe Biden and Donald Trump won in two tiny New Hampshire towns near the Canadian border with a combined population of 26.
WORLDOct 27, 2020, 11:47 AM IST
US election 2020: Senate votes to confirm Amy Barrett to Supreme Court; Trump celebrates at White House
President Donald Trump revelled in one of his signature achievements on Monday at a White House ceremony to celebrate US Senate confirmation of his third Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, eight days before the election.
WORLDAug 14, 2020, 9:28 AM IST
US Senate introduces resolution to condemn Chinese aggression against India
Senators John Cornyn (Republican) and Mark Warner (Democrat) moved the resolution that “condemns the People’s Republic of China’s use of military force to change the status quo at the Line of Actual Control, as well as its refusal to de- demarcate that Line in accordance with past bilateral agreements with India.”
WORLDJan 23, 2020, 10:20 AM IST
US President Donald Trump impeachment trial: Senate hears opening arguments
The Democrats rejected witness swap in Donal Trump impeachment trial as the marathon session kicked off on day two
WORLDJan 22, 2020, 5:33 PM IST
US Senate approves President Trump impeachment trial rules
After a marathon session, US Senate approved resolution outlining the rules that will govern President Trump's impeachment proceedings.
WORLDJan 22, 2020, 8:37 AM IST
President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial begins in US Senate
The impeachment trial of US President Donald Trump began in the Senate even as the Senate Republicans and Democrats remained divided over the law and important procedural issues.