Trump not conceding is an embarrassment, says Biden

November 11, 2020

US President Donald Trump not conceding defeat in the just-concluded election is an embarrassment, President-elect Joe Biden said Tuesday, asserting that his transition plans have remained unaffected by this and he has started talking to world leaders. | Read more|

President-elect Joe Biden pledges to unite America

November 8, 2020

US President-elect Joe Biden has pledged to unite the country as he called it 'a time to heal in America', after his historic victory over Donald Trump in a bitter and closely-fought presidential election - billed as one of the most divisive in recent American history. | Read more|

Biden Nears Win; Trump Claims He's "Stealing" Election

November 6, 2020

With his re-election chances fading as more votes are counted in a handful of battleground states, US President Donald Trump launched an extraordinary assault on the country's democratic process from the White House on Thursday, falsely claiming the election was being "stolen" from him. | Read more|

18 Trump Rallies May Have Led To Over 30,000 Covid Cases, 700 Deaths: Study

November 1, 2020

About 18 election rallies by US President Donald Trump are estimated to have lead to more than 30,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus and likely led to more than 700 deaths, a new study by Stanford University researchers said, stressing that the communities where the Trump rallies took place "paid a high price in terms | Read more|

US Rejection Throws World Trade Body Leadership Race Into Confusion

October 29, 2020

The World Trade Organization's bid to select a new leader was plunged into uncertainty on Wednesday after the United States rejected the Nigerian woman proposed as the global trade watchdog's next director-general. Just six days before the US. election in which trade is a hot topic, Washington struck another blow at th | Read more|

Trump's pick Amy Barrett sworn in as Supreme Court justice

October 27, 2020

Conservative jurist Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in as the 115th justice of the US Supreme Court on Monday night, an hour after the Republican-controlled Senate confirmed her nomination, handing President Donald Trump a landmark win just a week before the crucial presidential polls. The Senate confirmed the nomination o | Read more|

Next Year Will Be The Greatest Economic Year In US History: Donald Trump

October 20, 2020

US President Donald Trump has predicted that the American economy will soon recover from the coronavirus-induced economic slowdown and that the next year will be the greatest economic year in the country's history. Republican incumbent Trump faces a stiff challenge from the Democratic Party's presidential nominee, Joe | Read more|

2.2 Million Facebook, Instagram Advertisements Rejected Ahead Of US Vote

October 18, 2020

A total of 2.2 million ads on Facebook and Instagram have been rejected and 120,000 posts withdrawn for attempting to "obstruct voting" in the upcoming US presidential election, Facebook's vice president Nick Clegg said in an interview published Sunday. In addition, warnings were posted on 150 million examples of false | Read more|