PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2021 01:44 PM IST
- The remaining Republicans are likely to be those most loyal to Trump -- which could help Trump-backed candidates get elected in primaries that often are decided by just a few votes.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 05:42 AM IST
Trump plans to speak to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, on Feb. 28, the last day of their meeting, the source told Reuters on condition of anonymity.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 01, 2021 12:38 AM IST
The “Country 1st” political action committee, unveiled in a six-minute video released Sunday, will challenge the current direction of a GOP that Kinzinger says has wrongly become a “Trump-first party” to the detriment of the nation.
By Yashwant Raj, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 12:39 AM IST
Democrats have alleged that rioters were given advance tours of the US Capitol ahead of the attack by some Republicans. How else, they have argued, could the rioters know their way around, reaching office rooms deep inside the building.
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.
By Reuters | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Washington
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 04:11 PM IST
The Republican president has dangled the possibility of running for president in 2024, and political operatives had expected him to exert influence over the Republican Party for years to come.
By Associated Press | Posted by Shivani Kumar | Michigan
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 03:06 AM IST
House Speaker Lee Chatfield was among seven GOP legislators who met with Trump for about an hour on Friday, amid his longshot efforts to block Biden’s win.
By Reuters | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Washington
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 05:15 PM IST
Democrats fell short of their goal of taking a Senate majority and actually lost seats in the House of Representatives, making Republicans well positioned to block major Biden legislative initiatives.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 06:39 AM IST
United States President Biden will, however, have to contend with Trump’s shadow
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2020 05:44 AM IST
This bitterly contested and deeply divisive election may result in a weaker US
US Election 2020: Republican Niraj Antani becomes first Indian-American to be elected to Ohio state Senate
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri | Ohio
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2020 01:01 PM IST
Antani, currently the State Representative, defeated Mark Fogel of the Democratic Party on Tuesday and was elected as the state Senator for the Ohio Senate’s 6th District
By Pramit Pal Chaudhuri
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2020 06:13 PM IST
If Trump returns, the Republican Party will be fully redrawn as a caricature — protectionist, isolationist, anti-immigrant, blue collar and deeply racist
By Agencies | Washington, Washington
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 05:08 AM IST
The sudden vacancy is reshaping the presidential race, which to this point has been largely a referendum on how Trump had managed the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Washington
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 11:52 AM IST
Donald Trump, in his acceptance speech to the Republican National Convention which re-nominated him as the Republican Party’s presidential candidate, said that the US has conducted 40 million more tests than the next closest nation which is India.
By Agence France-Presse| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Washington
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 10:06 AM IST
Donald Trump accepted the Republican Party nomination for reelection Thursday before a large crowd at the White House
By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2020 11:22 PM IST
The agenda was released on the eve of the four-day Republican Party convention that nominated Trump on Monday morning as its nominee for the November 3 election, with Vice-President Mike Pence as his running mate. They are up against Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, and his running mate, Kamala Harris.
By Associated Press| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Washington
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 07:52 AM IST
On the second night of the Democratic National Convention, party leaders tried to blend its past with its future.
By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 10:05 PM IST
President Donald Trump and his presumptive Democratic challenger for the White House, Joe Biden, will accept their respective party nominations in speeches delivered remotely, in a major break from tradition as 2020 campaigns and candidates seek new ways to get around the Covid-19 epidemic.
By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai | TALLAHASSEE
PUBLISHED ON JUL 28, 2020 04:05 PM IST
Trump has called mail ballots “corrupt” and “substantially fraudulent,” even though the five states that now send ballots to all voters have had no signs of substantial fraud.
By Associated Press | Washington
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2020 06:22 AM IST
Donald Trump had 1,141 delegates going into Tuesday’s Florida and Illinois primaries (Arizona was not holding a Republican primary) and he needed 135 more to win. The wins in Florida and Illinois were big because their primaries awarded all delegates to the winner.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2020 05:26 PM IST
The President’s quick trip may not though see any trade pact, but Trump said there will be a $3 billion dollar defence deal with India.
By Associated Press | Jerusalem
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2020 08:18 PM IST
The former army chief of staff accused Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of neglecting bipartisan ties in favour of exclusive support from President Donald Trump’s Republican Party.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2019 01:58 PM IST
The rally organised by the Republican Party of India (RPI-A) on Sunday was part of the exercise to build a campaign in favour of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.
‘Nationalism, development issues supplement each other,’ Bhupender Yadav, BJP general secretary incharge of Maharashtra
By Smriti Kak Ramachandran | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2019 03:50 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) general secretary incharge for the Maharashtra assembly polls, Bhupender Yadav, spoke to Smriti Kak Ramachandran about the seat-sharing talks with the Shiv Sena, the party’s focus on national issues versus regional concerns, and the impact of Maratha reservation.
By Surendra P Gangan | Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 05:01 PM IST
The Congress-NCP expects around 15 smaller parties and outfits to join the Democratic Front alliance, and their collective demand may be far more than what has been offered.
By Ketaki Ghoge | Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 03:25 AM IST
Talks are stuck as BJP is unwilling to concede equal number of seats and Sena has refused so far to accept anything less than that
By Sujata Anandan | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 12:24 AM IST
Based on the last Assembly results, Prakash Ambedkar is likely to discover that Muslim candidates, even on Congress tickets, do far better than Dalit candidates, more so because in the last few years the biases of Hindu society have only been reinforced rather than obliterated the way Sharad Pawar was hoping
By Surendra P Gangan | Mumbai, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 01:10 AM IST
The Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leaders claim at least 40 aspirants from the two ruling parties are in touch with them and it may delay the final list of candidates.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2019 04:10 PM IST
According to the complainant, the accused, on Thursday, allegedly morphed Athawale’s face onto a shirtless body.
By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington D.C.
UPDATED ON JUL 19, 2019 09:05 PM IST
The US President is facing a strong pushback from within the Republican Party for his tweets and the events that occurred at the re-election rally in Greenville, North Carolina.