Biden to reverse Trump’s military transgender ban

US President Joe Biden is set to issue an executive order to reverse a Pentagon policy that largely bars transgender individuals from joining the military, dumping a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office, a person briefed on the decision tells The Associated Press. Continue Reading

Man asks Trump for pardon after storming Capitol

A man who had his face painted blue and red and donned a fur hat with horns while storming the US Capitol building in Washington D.C. on January 6, has asked outgoing President Donald Trump to pardon him. Continue Reading

It’s final! Joe Biden is the next US President

Joe Biden was confirmed as the next US president on Monday as the Electoral College formalised his victory over Donald Trump, all but closing the door on the incumbent’s efforts to overturn the result of the 2020 election. Continue Reading

Editorial: Lessons from India

Over 135 crore population, diverse backgrounds and geographies, mammoth manpower needed to carry out the whole process. But still, India’s election exercise has always been smooth and there are no disputes like the ones the whole world is witnessing in the United States polls now. Continue Reading

US election results: As Biden leads White House race, Trump cries foul

After three days, America is still waiting for the results of the US presidential election, as is the rest of the world. The fight between Republican President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden is so close the media is holding back on making projections until the last votes are tallied. Continue Reading

Biden predicts victory in US election

Democrat Joe Biden predicted a US election win over President Donald Trump after pivotal victories in Michigan and Wisconsin, while the Republican incumbent sought to offset a narrowing path to re-election with lawsuits and demands for a recount. Continue Reading

US election results: Suspense prevails as Trump and Biden deliver mixed results

The results of the keenly-contested US presidential elections are trickling in with Donald Trump and Joe Biden winning traditional strongholds. Continue Reading