PUBLISHED ON MAR 20, 2021 06:54 PM IST
- One newer congresswoman said it’s “heartbreaking” to see what has become of the institution she cherished, in the country she has taken an oath to defend from enemies foreign and domestic.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2021 07:22 PM IST
- While experts say blaming Trump may not get their clients off the hook, it may help at sentencing when they ask the judge for leniency.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 03:08 PM IST
More than 200 people have been charged so far for their roles in the riot, including some with ties to far-right fringe groups
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2021 08:55 PM IST
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PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 02:58 PM IST
'Their total lack of concern over getting caught and their friends' willingness to turn them in has helped authorities charge about 150 people as of Monday with federal crimes. In dozens of cases, Trump supporters downright flaunted their activity on social media on the day of the insurrection.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 01:00 PM IST
Biden admin launches inter-agency review of domestic extremism
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2021 04:24 PM IST
The filing, submitted by Justice Department lawyers late Thursday, sought the detention of Jacob Chansley of Arizona, the QAnon conspiracy theorist pictured in the riot dressed as a horned shaman at the desk of Vice President Mike Pence.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 15, 2021 01:40 PM IST
The week before Joe Biden’s inauguration, downtown Washington looks like a city preparing for war.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 13, 2021 07:41 PM IST
Officials predict hundreds of criminal cases will ultimately be filed and said they are considering sedition charges against some of the rioters.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 06:12 AM IST
Some corporate donors, which typically spread their money widely around Capitol Hill, are re-assessing their strategy after supporters of President Donald Trump attacked the Capitol last week in an effort to prevent Congress from formalizing Biden's victory.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2021 10:39 PM IST
The insurrectionist mob that showed up at the president’s behest and stormed the US Capitol was overwhelmingly made up of longtime Trump supporters.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 07:27 PM IST
In a "Dear Colleague" letter sent to Democratic members on Saturday, Pelosi wrote: "We will be proceeding with meetings with Members and Constitutional experts and others. I continue to welcome your comments. I urge you to be prepared to return to Washington this week."
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 02:49 PM IST
- Social studies teachers nationwide set aside lesson plans this week to help young people make sense of the scenes of the violent siege in Washington by supporters of President Donald Trump.
By Barkha Dutt
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 07:53 PM IST
Governments have to learn how to engage with those who did not vote for them. Citizens have to learn how to converse amidst ideological divisions
London | By Press Trust of India| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 09:18 PM IST
The senior Cabinet minister told the BBC that it was the outgoing President’s words that fuelled the violence and accused Trump of doing nothing “de-escalate that”.
Washington | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 06:31 PM IST
“Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless there will be an orderly transition on January 20th,” Trump said in a statement posted to Twitter by aides. His personal account was locked by the social media company for posting messages that appeared to justify the assault on the seat of the nation’s democracy.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 10:11 AM IST
The scenes that Americans are accustomed to watching in distant lands, played out in their own backyard - at the Capitol Hill - as supporters of Donald Trump pushed through police barricades and broke windows.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 09:16 PM IST
Earlier this month, Senator Thom Tillis introduced the ‘Protecting Lawful Streaming Act’ which severely punishes streamers who pirate large amounts of copyrighted content.
Washington | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 13, 2020 05:33 PM IST
Covid-related worries are bringing demands for steps to make sure elections just four months away are safe. But long-promised federal aid to help cash-starved states cope is stalled on Capitol Hill.
Washington | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2019 07:51 AM IST
George Holding, the other lawmaker who is the Republican co-chair of the House India caucus, said he has been in touch with the US trade representative Robert Lighthizer on GSP talks.
Washington | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2018 11:20 AM IST
The impasse came after Trump threw a wrench into the works earlier in the week by refusing to agree to a short-term funding deal cut by Democratic and Republican senators because it did not include the USD 5 billion for his border wall.
Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2018 07:48 PM IST
Thirty-three-year-old Zuckerberg is a carefree dresser or a consciously careful one, depending on which side you are of the #DeleteFacebook divide.
Hindustan Times, Washington | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2018 01:31 AM IST
Ryan, 48, is the senior-most Republican on Capitol Hill and has been often seen as a stabilising presence in the turbulence brought to the party by Donald Trump.