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

Indian origin candidates lose in Maine & New Jersey

Indian origin candidates Rikin Mehta and Sara Gideon have lost their Senate race from New Jersey and Maine respectively, according to projections made by the American media on Tuesday night. Born to an Indian father and an Armenian mother, Gideon, the current speaker to the Maine House of Representatives, lost to Republican heavyweight Senator Susan Collins. Continue Reading

Biden won’t extort S Korea with troop withdrawal threats

Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden has vowed to strengthen the US-South Korea alliance if he wins the upcoming election, rather than extorting Seoul with reckless threats to remove our troops. Continue Reading

Facebook, Twitter CEOs ordered to testify by GOP senators

The GOP push against Facebook and Twitter accelerated Thursday after Republican senators threatened the CEOs of the social media companies with subpoenas to force them to address accusations of censorship in the closing weeks of the presidential campaign. Continue Reading

Look at India, it’s filthy, says Trump

United States President Donald Trump referred to what he called the ‘filthy air’ in India, China and Russia as he defended his decision to pull out of the Paris accord and denounced Democrat rival Joe Biden’s plans to tackle climate change in a presidential debate today. Continue Reading

Trump, Biden fight over the raging virus, climate and race

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden fought over how to tame the raging coronavirus during the campaign’s closing debate, largely shelving the rancor that overshadowed their previous face-off in favor of a more substantive exchange that highlighted their vastly different approaches to the major domestic and foreign challenges facing the nation. Continue Reading

Biden will destroy American greatness: Trump

US President Donald Trump, who is seekig second term, has slammed Democratic rival Joe Biden’s record as a shameful roll call of the most catastrophic betrayals and said his victory will endanger the nation and destroy the American greatness. Continue Reading

Pompeo set to run for Senate

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged Wednesday that he had been approached to run for Senate next year but said he was focused for now on being America’s top diplomat. He said that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the top Senate Republican, asked him to consider the race in Kansas Continue Reading