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Jan 14, 2017
US House of Representatives begins process to repeal ObamacareThe US House of Representatives voted on Friday to take initial steps toward repealing Obamacare, following Thursday's Senate vote on the issue.
Jan 13, 2017
Incoming secretary of defence James Mattis takes aim at Russia, unlike future boss Donald TrumpJames Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for US defense secretary, on Thursday accused Russia of trying to break up Nato and said the United States needs to stand up to its old foe.
Jan 06, 2017
Donald Trump denies grace period to ambassadors appointed by Obama; to quit by 20 JanuaryUS President-elect Donald Trump's transition team has issued a blanket mandate requiring politically appointed ambassadors installed by President Barack Obama to leave their posts by Inauguration Day
Jan 05, 2017
Donald Trump's first order of business will be to repeal Obamacare: Mike PenceDonald Trump's "first order of business" as president will be to repeal and replace "Obamacare," but Republicans must avoid hurting consumers as they do it, Vice President-elect Mike Pence said at the Capitol on Thursday.
Nov 19, 2016
Indian-American senator Kamala Harris slams Donald Trump for picking Sessions as attorney generalKamala Harris, the first Indian- American to be elected to the US Senate, has criticised President-elect Donald Trump's decision to tap Senator Jeff Sessions for the post of attorney general.
Nov 14, 2016
Donald Trump firm on agenda but says US has nothing to fear from his presidencyPresident-elect Donald Trump vowed Sunday to move aggressively on a conservative agenda in filling Supreme Court vacancies, cracking down on immigration and cutting taxes, but also sought to reassure worried Americans they have nothing to fear from his presidency.
Nov 09, 2016
US Election 2016: Record 5 Indian-Americans, including Kamala Harris set to be elected to US CongressIndian-American women put up a good show in the 2016 elections, with Kamala Harris, 51, a two-term attorney general from California, creating history by winning the US Senate seat from the state.
Nov 09, 2016
US presidential election 2016: A night of decision after volatile campaignAmericans were choosing a new President this election season. They were making history, reshaping Congress, saying good riddance to a campaign of numbing negativity and setting the political calculus of a nation that won't be healed any time soon.
Aug 20, 2016
Pramila Jayapal poised to become first Indian-American woman to go to US House of RepresentativesJayapal captured 42 percent of the vote in the primary for the seat to lead the nine-candidate field. In fact, she polled double the votes of the runner-up.
Aug 17, 2016
Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff proposes plebiscite to avoid impeachmentBrazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff has proposed a plebiscite be held on calling an early presidential election if she would be restored to power