You are here:
US Senate
#

US Senate

US Senate - Total results - 40

Indian-American senator Kamala Harris slams Donald Trump for picking Sessions as attorney general

Updated : Nov 19, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Indian-American senator Kamala Harris slams Donald Trump for picking Sessions as attorney general

Kamala 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. #United States #Donald Trump #NewsTracker #California #Jamaica #US Senate #Kamala Harris #US Attorney General
US Election 2016: Record 5 Indian-Americans, including Kamala Harris set to be elected to US Congress

Updated : Nov 09, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

US Election 2016: Record 5 Indian-Americans, including Kamala Harris set to be elected to US Congress

Indian-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. #Democratic Party #US Senate #Ro Khanna #Kamala Harris #Ami Bera #Ami Bera re-elected #Raja Krishnamoorthi #United States Senator
Pramila Jayapal poised to become first Indian-American woman to go to US House of Representatives

Updated : Aug 20, 2016

By : Anirudh Bhattacharyya

Category : World

Pramila Jayapal poised to become first Indian-American woman to go to US House of Representatives

Jayapal 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. #Narendra Modi #VeryCloseUp #House of Representatives #Seattle #US Senate #Pramila Jayapal #Indian-Americans in US senate
Shameful display of cowardice: White House decries Senate for rejecting gun control bills

Updated : Jun 21, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Shameful display of cowardice: White House decries Senate for rejecting gun control bills

Four gun control bills — two proposed by Republicans and two by Democrats — went down to defeat in the US Senate late Monday. #White House #NewsTracker #democrat #Gun control #Republican #US Senate #National Rifle Association
India downplays US senate rejecting bill recognising country as defence partner

Updated : Jun 16, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

India downplays US senate rejecting bill recognising country as defence partner

On Thursday India downplayed the US Senate rejecting a key amendment recognising the country as "global strategic and defence partner", saying it would be "premature" to speculate about its final content. #India #US #NewsTracker #US Senate #Vikas Swarup #NDAA
US Senate authorises $800 mn to Pakistan for its efforts in war against terrorism

Updated : Jun 16, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

US Senate authorises $800 mn to Pakistan for its efforts in war against terrorism

The US Senate has passed its draft of the National Defence Authorisation Bill, including a provision to set up a new fund to reimburse Pakistan for its efforts in the war against terrorism. #Pakistan #Washington #HAqqani #US Senate #National Defence Authorisation Bill
US Senate fails to pass key pro-India amendment days after Modi's visit

Updated : Jun 15, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

US Senate fails to pass key pro-India amendment days after Modi's visit

The Senate has not passed a key amendment necessary to modify its export control regulations with respect to India. #World #US #NewsTracker #US Senate #Indo-US ties #Indo-US strategic partnership
9/11 attacks: CIA director expects classified pages to absolve Saudi Arabia

Updated : Jun 13, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

9/11 attacks: CIA director expects classified pages to absolve Saudi Arabia

In an interview with a Saudi Arabian television, CIA director John Brennan said that he expects the publication of 28 classified pages of a 2002 congressional report into the 9/11 attacks will absolve Saudi Arabia of all responsibility. #United States #Al-Qaeda #CIA #NewsTracker #John Brennan #George Bush #US Senate #9/11 attacks #Saudi Arabia government #US-Saudi #Bob Graham
Ahead of PM Modi's visit, US senators air concerns about human rights situation in India

Updated : May 24, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

Ahead of PM Modi's visit, US senators air concerns about human rights situation in India

Members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee examined ties between US and India in advance of PM Modi's address to Congress next month. #India #US #NewsTracker #US Senate #Modi in US
US Senate passes bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia despite objections

Updated : May 18, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

US Senate passes bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia despite objections

The US Senate has passed a bill that would allow families of victims of 9/11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia even as the White House said President Barack Obama would veto the legislation. #Obama #9/11 #NewsTracker #Saudi Arabia #US Senate #JASTA