• Mitt Romney and Barack Obama
    Aug 09, 2012 15:38 IST

    US presidential poll: who's ahead, what are the issues

    Americans are increasingly pessimistic about the future but voters do not seem to be holding it against Democratic President Barack Obama, who slightly expanded his lead over Republican rival Mitt Romney this month, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll says.

  •  Barack Obama
    Sep 02, 2012 13:00 IST

    Barack Obama to try to make case for sticking with him

    US President Barack Obama and his defenders will seek to convince voters at next week's Democratic Party national convention to stick with the president they know rather than gamble on someone new — a challenge since most Americans say the country is heading in the wrong direction. Many moods of Barack Obama

  • india us flag
    Sep 08, 2012 21:40 IST

    Who is India’s friend?

    US Presidential candidates Barack Obama & Mitt Romney both claim to be a better ally of India. A comparison of their key policies by Yashwant Raj & Pramit Pal Chaudhuri. Tale of the tape Democrat vs Republican | The Oval Office & India | Indian flavour

  • Joe Biden, Paul Ryan
    Oct 12, 2012 12:02 IST

    Fact or fiction in the vice presidential debate?

    Vice President Joe Biden and his Republican rival, Paul Ryan, faced off last night in their only debate before the November 6 presidential election. Here is some fact-checking of claims made by the candidates.