US Supreme Court Unanimously Rejects Colorado Bid To Take Trump Off Primary Ballot

The US Supreme Court has reinstated former president Donald Trump to the 2024 presidential primary ballots, rejecting state efforts to exclude the Republican former president due to his alleged role in the 2021 Capitol riot. In an unsigned opinion issued a day before the Super Tuesday primaries, the justices ruled that states cannot use a … Read more

Charleston: Republican US presidential candidate Nikki Haley lashes out at Donald Trump over ‘disgusting’ Black voter comments

US Republican presidential hopeful Nikki Haley on February 24 lashed out at rival Donald Trump for making what she called “disgusting” comments about Black Americans. Trump, who is expected to easily defeat Haley in the February 24 nominating contest in South Carolina, suggested that Black voters favour him because they can relate to his troubles … Read more

US Senate Republicans crucial block border package backed by President Joe Biden

After months of negotiations, US Senate Republicans have blocked a bipartisan border package intended to cut back record numbers of illegal border crossings. The legislation also included additional wartime aid to Israel and Ukraine and had the backing of President Joe Biden. Many Republicans said the election-year compromise wasn’t enough, even as supporters of the … Read more

Trump Says, Haley Not ‘Presidential Timber’ …Nikki Haley Says NO To Vice-Presidnecy

Former US president Donald Trump has made it clear that the idea of picking Indian-American presidential candidate Nikki Haley as a running mate in not on the table.As per news agency PTI, hours after Nikki Haley herself nixed the possibility, Trump said, “She was not of that calibre. She is OK, but she is not … Read more

New US Speaker Johnson Unveils Stopgap Bid to Avoid Government Shutdown

Last Updated: November 12, 2023, 08:12 IST Washington D.C., United States of America (USA) The staunch Donald Trump loyalist, who was elected speaker of the US House of Representatives, was the chief architect in Congress of legal efforts to overturn the Republican leader’s 2020 election defeat to President Joe Biden. (AFP File Photo) Republican party’s … Read more

DeSantis a ‘wounded falling bird’: Trump mocks Republican rival at Florida summit

Former US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack on his Republican rival Ron DeSantis, mocking the Florida Governor as a ‘wounded falling bird’, as he addressed a GOP event in Florida on Saturday. Trump, who has been dominating the Republican presidential race, addressing the Florida GOP Freedom Summit, referred to the Florida Governor as … Read more

Haley and Ramaswamy’s Presence in GOP Race Shows Rising Political Power of Indian Americans

The tension between Nikki Haley and Vivek Ramaswamy was hard to miss when they last met on a debate stage. “Every time I hear you, I feel a little bit dumber for what you say,” Haley told Ramaswamy. Responding to the broadside, Ramaswamy argued “we will be better served as a Republican Party if we’re … Read more

Donald Trump Leads in Home State of Indian American Candidate Nikki Haley, Says Poll

Last Updated: November 01, 2023, 14:12 IST Washington D.C., United States of America (USA) Trump, currently the front-runner among the Republican Party candidates, has the support of 53 percent of its responders in South Carolina as opposed to 22 percent who support Haley, who is the former governor of South Carolina. (Images: Reuters) Donald Trump … Read more

Mike Pence Drops Out of 2024 Republican Presidential Race

Updated Oct. 28, 2023 3:56 pm ET Former Vice President Mike Pence withdrew from the Republican presidential race Saturday, saying “this is not my time” after he struggled to gain traction in a crowded field dominated by former President Donald Trump. “I’m leaving this campaign but let me promise you I will never leave the … Read more

Rep. Mike Johnson Elected As US House Speaker Ending GOP Turmoil US Congress Republican Party Donald Trump

In a bid to restore order to the Republican majority, Rep. Mike Johnson of Louisiana was elected as the House speaker on Wednesday, putting an end, at least for now, to the internal political strife that has roiled the GOP, news agency AP reported. In a remarkable turn of events, Johnson secured the speakership on the … Read more