Articles about Presidential Election

President, vice-president elections: BJP banks on 'friendly' parties, chief ministers

07 May 2022

Politics
President, vice-president elections: BJP banks on 'friendly' parties, chief ministers

With the presidential elections due in July, political parties are intensifying their preparations to get their candidates elected.

Sharad Pawar meets PM Modi, raises concerns over Cooperation Ministry

17 Jul 2021

Politics
Sharad Pawar meets PM Modi, raises concerns over Cooperation Ministry

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar today met at the former's residence in New Delhi.

Trump to sign executive order targeting social media firms

28 May 2020

Business
Trump to sign executive order targeting social media firms

US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order pertaining to social media, the White House has confirmed.

Twitter CEO responds after employee targeted for fact-checking Trump

28 May 2020

Business
Twitter CEO responds after employee targeted for fact-checking Trump

When Twitter took the audacious step of debunking 'potentially misleading' tweets by President Donald Trump, a wave of criticism ensued, targeting one single man - Yoel Roth, the Head of Site Integrity at Twitter.

Despite Google's assurances, Trump might regulate Google over 'bias'

29 Aug 2018

World
Despite Google's assurances, Trump might regulate Google over 'bias'

In Donald Trump's latest outburst, the President has accused Google of rigging search results and displaying only negative stories about him.

Trump's former campaign manager goes to jail for witness tampering

16 Jun 2018

World
Trump's former campaign manager goes to jail for witness tampering

Former campaign manager of US President Donald Trump, Paul Manafort, had his interim bail revoked by a federal judge because of his alleged attempted tampering of witnesses ahead of his trial on money laundering, tax, and bank fraud charges.

Mark Zuckerberg apologizes to Britons through full-page newspaper ads

25 Mar 2018

Business
Mark Zuckerberg apologizes to Britons through full-page newspaper ads

Following the backlash over the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has taken out full page adverts in British newspapers to apologize.

Putin wins 4th term as Russian President with 74% vote

19 Mar 2018

World
Putin wins 4th term as Russian President with 74% vote

Vladimir Putin is set to extend his power in Russia for another six years after winning the Presidential Election with 74% vote, an official exit poll said.

Is President Trump shifting gun control stance after Florida shooting?

20 Feb 2018

World
Is President Trump shifting gun control stance after Florida shooting?

Amid student-led protests demanding gun control reforms after the killing of 17 people in last week's mass shooting at a Florida high school, US President Donald Trump hinted at a change in stance on gun restrictions.

The 58th US Presidential Inauguration: All eyes on Trump!

20 Jan 2017

World
The 58th US Presidential Inauguration: All eyes on Trump!

Donald Trump's inauguration is almost upon us; the 45th President of the United States would assume office ten weeks after a stunning Presidential Election.

Chinese media: Trump may use India to balance China

08 Dec 2016

World
Chinese media: Trump may use India to balance China

A Global Times report titled 'Trump may be cool to alliance with Delhi' suggested that president-elect Donald Trump may increase Indo-US defence co-operation to "suppress" China.

Trump, Gore discuss Climate Change

06 Dec 2016

World
Trump, Gore discuss Climate Change

President-elect Donald Trump met Al Gore at Trump tower in New York and is said to have discussed 'Climate Change' at length.

Punitive tax for US firms moving abroad: Trump

06 Dec 2016

World
Punitive tax for US firms moving abroad: Trump

US President-elect Donald Trump has threatened American firms with dire consequences if they move abroad and still hope to sell products in the US; he has proposed a 35% punitive tax.

Indian IT sector worried over Trump's policies

25 Nov 2016

World
Indian IT sector worried over Trump's policies

The Indian IT-sector is getting jittery over the implementation of Trump's campaign promises; he had stressed on prioritizing jobs and wages for US workers and also cap the number of H-1B visas.

Trump's statements: Then and now

23 Nov 2016

World
Trump's statements: Then and now

Donald Trump has been found changing his statements on several key issues.

Trump to scrap TPP, rethink H-1B

22 Nov 2016

World
Trump to scrap TPP, rethink H-1B

In a video message, outlining his plans once he assumes office, Donald Trump said one of his foremost actions would be scrapping the Trans-Pacific-Partnership agreement.

H-1B visas may cause conflict between US-India

12 Nov 2016

World
H-1B visas may cause conflict between US-India

A US expert on South Asian issues said that the problem of H-1B visas could be a sore point for the India-US ties under Trump's leadership.

Trump meets Obama, outlines health plan

11 Nov 2016

World
Trump meets Obama, outlines health plan

US President-elect Donald Trump met President Barack Obama at the White House and promised to seek his counsel on governance; Trump also revealed a new health plan, scrapping Obamacare.

Donald Trump's victory in the 2016 Presidential Election

10 Nov 2016

World
Donald Trump's victory in the 2016 Presidential Election

Republican presidential candidate and real estate baron Donald Trump defeated the Democrats' Hillary Clinton by 210,472 votes.

Trump takes a dig on women, yet again!

08 Oct 2016

World
Trump takes a dig on women, yet again!

Trump's lewd comments about women from 2005 when he appeared on a soap opera came out, causing his campaign embarrassment.

Trump does it again, Former Miss Universe becomes the target

01 Oct 2016

World
Trump does it again, Former Miss Universe becomes the target

Donald Trump came under the scanner after he censured former Miss Universe Alicia Machado in a series of tweets including an attack on her that she had starred in a sex tape.

Trump, President Nieto disagree on border wall discussions

01 Sep 2016

World
Trump, President Nieto disagree on border wall discussions

Republican Presidential hopeful Donald Trump met Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and allegedly held discussions over the controversial border wall idea.

Trump says he is best choice for African-Americans

20 Aug 2016

World
Trump says he is best choice for African-Americans

Donald Trump attempted to woo African-American vote banks, calling himself their best option.

NY Times is owned by Mexico: Trump

19 Aug 2016

World
NY Times is owned by Mexico: Trump

Donald Trump continued berating the media, taking a dig at the New York Times, saying "I get bad treatment in The New York Times...because it's owned by Mexico."

"I'm running against the crooked media", says Donald Trump

16 Aug 2016

World
"I'm running against the crooked media", says Donald Trump

Donald Trump's latest fund-raising letter that was released on 15th August, 2016, said, "We not have TWO opponents", referring to the media along with Hillary Clinton.

Trump labels Obama and Clinton 'Founder' and 'Co-founder' of ISIS

11 Aug 2016

World
Trump labels Obama and Clinton 'Founder' and 'Co-founder' of ISIS

In a Republican campaign rally outside Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Donald Trump accused President Barack Obama of being the patron of the Islamic State terror organization.