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Like Nixon and Clinton, Donald Trump is in legal trouble. A scholar tells us why being an ex-president matters
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Like Nixon and Clinton, Donald Trump is in legal trouble. A scholar tells us why being an ex-president matters

Any decision for or against indicting Donald Trump could threaten the rule of law if it is not carefully considered and supported by the evidence

A look back at historical events that took place on 19 December
World

A look back at historical events that took place on 19 December

From the first woman president of India Pratibha Patil being born to the United Nations General Assembly endorsing the Outer Space Treaty, the 20th century has witnessed varied historic events taking place

8 November: Remembering historic events that happened on this day
World

8 November: Remembering historic events that happened on this day

Mo re than 14 million people were impacted by Super Typhoon Haiyan's wrath throughout 44 provinces.

Ken Starr, whose investigation led to Bill Clinton impeachment, dies at 76
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Ken Starr, whose investigation led to Bill Clinton impeachment, dies at 76

At age 37, Starr became the youngest person ever to serve on the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. He was also the solicitor general in the administration of George Bush from 1989-93

Celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas not just for military victory but also diplomatic triumph
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Celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas not just for military victory but also diplomatic triumph

Pakistan's misadventure in Kargil marked the beginning of its isolation in the international community

The latest reset: India and the United States amid Ukraine war
World

The latest reset: India and the United States amid Ukraine war

Firm Indian positions on the Ukraine war and the understanding the United States has shown that a reset in relations continues

Madeleine Albright, first woman US secretary of state, dies at 84
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Madeleine Albright, first woman US secretary of state, dies at 84

Enveloped by a veil of family secrets hidden from her for most of her life, Albright rose to power and fame as a brilliant analyst of world affairs and a White House counsellor on national security

Off-centre | The Biden blunder: Depicting Putin as a madman won’t help West’s cause
World

Off-centre | The Biden blunder: Depicting Putin as a madman won’t help West’s cause

By adopting a belligerent and uncompromising rhetoric, in addition to ratcheting up its propaganda war, the US is making its original mishandling of Russia even worse

Welcome, Willow! From Socks to Macroni, the pets who lived at the White House
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Welcome, Willow! From Socks to Macroni, the pets who lived at the White House

Joe Biden recently added Willow, a green-eyed tabby from Pennsylvania to the White House family, the first feline tenant since President George W Bush's controversially named India. Here's a look at the other presidential pets in America

Modi, teleprompter and talking heads: Brief history of a love-hate relationship
Politics

Modi, teleprompter and talking heads: Brief history of a love-hate relationship

Modi’s oratory is proven on almost every playing field. A machine glitch at a global event won’t take away much from that

Former US president Bill Clinton released from hospital after infection treatment
World

Former US president Bill Clinton released from hospital after infection treatment

Clinton had been admitted on Tuesday to the hospital southeast of Los Angeles with an infection unrelated to COVID-19, officials said

Former US president Bill Clinton to spend one more night at California hospital
World

Former US president Bill Clinton to spend one more night at California hospital

Clinton was admitted to the University of California Irvine Medical Center's intensive care unit on Friday for a urinary tract infection that spread to his bloodstream

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Bill Clinton "doing fine"; will be out of hospital soon, says Joe Biden

The former US president was admitted to a hospital in California on Tuesday with an infection unrelated to COVID-19

Bill Clinton hospitalised for 'non-COVID infection', says spokesperson
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Bill Clinton hospitalised for 'non-COVID infection', says spokesperson

The former US president, who was admitted to a Southern California hospital for a blood-related infection, is 'on the mend' and 'in good spirits'

Hillary Clinton to team up with novelist Louise Penny on new mystery novel, State of Terror
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Hillary Clinton to team up with novelist Louise Penny on new mystery novel, State of Terror

Fiction writing and worst-case scenarios have become a favorite pastime for Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton.

Larry King passes away: Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Viola Davis tweet condolences for veteran talk show host
Entertainment

Larry King passes away: Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Viola Davis tweet condolences for veteran talk show host

"It was always a treat to sit at your table and hear your stories," Oprah Winfrey wrote for Larry King in her tribute message.

President-elect Joe Biden to nominate ex-Fed chair Janet Yellen as treasury secretary
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President-elect Joe Biden to nominate ex-Fed chair Janet Yellen as treasury secretary

Yellen became Federal Reserve chair in 2014 when the economy was still recovering from the devastating Great Recession. In the late 1990s, she was then president Bill Clinton’s top economic adviser during the Asian financial crisis

Donald Trump's refusal to concede keeping President-elect Joe Biden from receiving top-level intelligence brief
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Donald Trump's refusal to concede keeping President-elect Joe Biden from receiving top-level intelligence brief

US adversaries can take advantage of the country during a presidential transition and key foreign issues will be bearing down on Biden the moment he steps into the Oval Office

'COVID-19 affects virtually nobody!': A president whose words have not aged well
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'COVID-19 affects virtually nobody!': A president whose words have not aged well

Traditionally, presidents have tried to avoid making statements that might prove embarrassing later on. They choose their words carefully and proceed 'out of an abundance of caution', per the tagline of the moment in Washington

As Donald Trump questions his opponent’s health, US President finds his own under scrutiny
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As Donald Trump questions his opponent’s health, US President finds his own under scrutiny

The question of presidential health has sometimes played an important role in election contests, but rarely has it seemed more acute than this year as 74-year-old Trump squares off against 77-year-old Biden