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Democratic Party

Nancy Pelosi re-elected as Speaker of US House of Representatives

Following the election of the House Speaker, Pelosi administered the oath to the rest of the members of the House

04 Jan 2021 11:47 AM

US Presidential Election 2020 updates: Patience's the buzzword as counting continues

Will Biden be no. 46 or will Trump once again take oath on January 20?

04 Nov 2020 5:54 AM

Covid-19: Trump rules out any change in November presidential poll dates

His likely Democratic opponent Joe Biden last week said Trump was considering changing the date.

28 Apr 2020 8:27 AM

Communists might back Bernie, but he’s not one

Mr Sanders, the longest serving Independent senator, joined the Democratic Party last year only.

03 Mar 2020 2:58 AM

Democracy needed me: Indian-American woman to run for US Congress

The primary elections for Maryland's 6th Congressional District is scheduled for June 26.

07 Jan 2018 3:02 PM


Fired employee accuses US law maker says he urged her to touch his penis

Conyers is the most senior Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee expected to head the party if it gains a majority in 2018 elections.

22 Nov 2017 3:52 PM

Al Franker apologises for sexual misconduct with radio host

The accusation came amid a surge of claims of sexual harassment leveled at senior male figures.

17 Nov 2017 7:24 PM

Russian dossier: Trump slams Hillary for funding research

‘It's a disgrace. It's a very sad commentary on politics in this country,’ said Trump

26 Oct 2017 4:25 PM

Italy: Matteo Renzi regains party leadership with big primary win

Renzi, 42, resigned as prime minister in December after a crushing defeat in a referendum over constitutional reforms.

01 May 2017 9:20 AM

Democrats seek Trump's removal due to 'mental health' issues

In an interview with Radio Sputnik, Americanist Dmitry Mikheyev pointed out that this issue has previously been raised.

24 Apr 2017 9:15 AM


Turkey Opposition cries fraud

International monitors question referendrum result as Erdogan celebrates win.

18 Apr 2017 2:49 AM

About 50 House Democrats plan to boycott Trump inauguration

The decision came after Trump attacked legendary civil rights activist John Lewis on Twitter.

18 Jan 2017 9:05 AM

Hillary will not run for any office again, says close aide

After her defeat in what was probably the most divisive campaign ever, the democrat might not run for any other office.

09 Jan 2017 9:41 AM

Straight from the horse’s mouth: Trump accepts Russian hacking

Mr Priebus said Mr Trump plans to order the intelligence community to make recommendations as to what should be done.

09 Jan 2017 1:33 AM

Health care battle could decide balance of power in US

The battle over Obamacare will help to determine who will prevail in the 2018 midterms, and in the next presidential election.

05 Jan 2017 2:56 PM


2016 looking back: Mehbooba—It’s vital to learn art of governance

Ms Mufti had a track record of her own as an organisational leader but unlike her father lacked an effective.

28 Dec 2016 1:02 AM

Donald Trump ‘aware’ of Kremlin planning

The Republican nominee chose a campaign chair that had extensive, lucrative, personal financial ties to the Kremlin,” Mr Earnest said.

16 Dec 2016 2:40 AM

Donald Trump questions White House motive over Russian hacking probe

A day earlier the White House said Trump knew before the elections that Russia was behind the hacking.

15 Dec 2016 8:57 PM