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US President Joe Biden Administration Sues Texas Over New Voting Laws

Nov 05, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The lawsuit does not challenge the entirety of a sweeping measure signed in September by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in Texas, which already has some of the nation's toughest voting rules.

With Focus On Iran's Nuclear Program, German Chancellor Angela Merkel To Meet Israeli Leaders

Oct 10, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

This will be the farewell visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has completed 16 years in office characterised by near unwavering support for Israel.


US Capitol Police Gets Ready For Rally Supporting January 6 Rioters, Includes US National Guard For Security

The Capitol police are taking no chances as they prepare for Saturday's rally at the US Capitol in support of rioters imprisoned after the violent Jan. 6 insurrection. They're working to avoid a repeat of the pre-inauguration attack.

Kathy Hochul, New York's Maiden Female Governor, Vows To End 'Distractions'

Aug 24, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Hochul, a 62-year-old Democrat from Buffalo, was expected to deliver remarks and be sworn-in Tuesday in Albany for her 16-month term.


New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Steps Down Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

The decision came a week after New York's attorney general released the results of an investigation that found Cuomo sexually harassed at least 11 women.

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14 July, 2021

Cuba And Haiti Stir Fresh Political Pressures For US President Joe Biden

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US President Joe Biden is facing increased pressure from Republican lawmakers for his administration to step up support of Cuban demonstrators, who are protesting food shortages


02 July, 2021

Joe Biden To Hold A Neutralization Ceremony, Pushes More Pathways To Citizenship

Associated Press (AP)

In February, Biden and congressional Democrats proposed a major immigration overhaul that included an eight-year pathway to citizenship for the roughly 11 million people living in the United States illegally.


27 June, 2021

Donald Trump Airs Old Election Grievances At Campaign-style Rally in US

Associated Press (AP)

On Saturday night, Trump organised an event at Ohio's Lorain County Fairgrounds to support Max Miller, a former White House aide who is challenging Republican Rep. Anthony Gonzalez for his congressional seat.


21 June, 2021

In A First, Israeli Foreign Minister To Visit UAE Next Week

Associated Press (AP)

Israeli foreign Minister Yair Lapid's trip comes after the two countries normalised relations last year in an agreement brokered by the Trump administration


16 June, 2021

US: As Markets Remain Unperturbed By Inflation, White House Sees No Cause For Alarm

Associated Press (AP)

As of Monday, the 5y5y was trading at 2.28per cent, an indication that annual inflation will be close to the Federal Reserve's 2per cent target.


16 June, 2021

Amid Massive Opposition, Senate Democrats Press Ahead On Voting Bill

Associated Press (AP)

Democrats have made the elections bill a major focus, touting it as the best way to counteract voting restrictions that have advanced in Republican-controlled statehouses across the US


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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