The White House was asking Congress on Tuesday to approve a sweeping emergency stimulus package to help businesses and taxpayers cope with the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.
India's apex court allowed the release of the six convicts, citing their "satisfactory conduct" in prison and the fact that they had already served over three decades behind bars.
Gandhi, who arrived in Kathmandu on Monday evening to attend a wedding of his Nepalese friend, Sumnima Udas, had previously stayed at a five-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Xi called for further investments in the party’s military wing, the People’s Liberation Army, and reaffirmed that China will not rule out using force to bring the self-governing island of Taiwan under its control.
Three bright and driven women with ground-breaking ideas made significant — if very different — marks on the embattled tech industry in 2021. Frances Haugen, Lina Khan and Elizabeth Holmes — a data scientist turned whistleblower, a legal scholar
It should come as a surprise that in the oldest democracy in the world, there is still a political struggle over voting rights, and that though they are universal on the statute book there are invisible discriminatory hurdles, especially targeting
Voting legislation that Democrats and civil rights leaders say is vital to protecting democracy collapsed when two senators refused to join their own party in changing Senate rules to overcome a Republican filibuster after a raw, emotional debate.
Democrats braced for disaster when state legislatures began redrawing congressional maps, fearing that Republican dominance of statehouses would tilt power away from them for the next decade. But as the redistricting process
Alaska’s special election threw up a surprise last night. With all the votes tallied at last, two weeks after the electorate went to the polls, Democratic candidate Mary Peltola beat former governor Sarah Palin to fill the congressional seat left open by the late Don Young. First, some context. Young, who died in March at the age of 88, had held
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party has established a psychological advantage for itself in the bid for a hat-trick in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections by its good performance in the recent Assembly elections in five states. The party was