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US election: Joe Biden vows to defeat Donald Trump at DNC, end America's 'season of darkness'
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US election: Joe Biden vows to defeat Donald Trump at DNC, end America's 'season of darkness'

The keynote address was the speech of a lifetime for Biden, who would be the oldest president ever elected if he defeats incumbent Trump in November

Donald Trump's leadership failure has 'cost lives and livelihoods', says Kamala Harris at DNC
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Donald Trump's leadership failure has 'cost lives and livelihoods', says Kamala Harris at DNC

In her acceptance speech at the virtual convention, Harris also said that the US presently has 'a president who turns our tragedies into political weapons'

Kamala Harris as potential next US vice-president is massive boost for India on world stage... and other porky pies
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Kamala Harris as potential next US vice-president is massive boost for India on world stage... and other porky pies

Will Kamala Harris be beneficial to India if she does in fact become the next Vice-President of the United States of America? We haven't a clue, so we thought we'd find out

Democrats make it official, nominate Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential nominee to take on Donald Trump
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Democrats make it official, nominate Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential nominee to take on Donald Trump

The moment marked a political high point for Biden, who had sought the presidency twice before and is now cemented as the Democrats’ candidate to defeat Trump this fall

As Democratic convention unfolds, Donald Trump reprises grimmest language of 2016 campaign
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As Democratic convention unfolds, Donald Trump reprises grimmest language of 2016 campaign

As candidates, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have repeatedly condemned Donald Trump’s immigration policies, accusing the president of embracing a xenophobic approach to foreigners

Democratic convention: Michelle Obama pitches for Joe Biden, says he 'knows what it takes' to lead US out of crisis
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Democratic convention: Michelle Obama pitches for Joe Biden, says he 'knows what it takes' to lead US out of crisis

In excerpts of her remarks released ahead of her taped speech, Obama said Biden was a "terrific vice-president" during the eight years he served as her husband's No 2

Battling coronavirus outbreak, is the US now headed towards a shortened British-style presidential election?
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Battling coronavirus outbreak, is the US now headed towards a shortened British-style presidential election?

From the White House to the county courthouse, the coronavirus pandemic has drastically upended the 2020 election

After crushing defeat in South Carolina primary, Pete Buttigieg drops out of Democratic presidential race
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After crushing defeat in South Carolina primary, Pete Buttigieg drops out of Democratic presidential race

Pete Buttigieg, a former small-city Indiana mayor and first openly-gay major presidential candidate, said on Sunday night he was dropping out of the Democratic race

US presidential hopeful Kamala Harris raises over $1 million within first 24 hours
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US presidential hopeful Kamala Harris raises over $1 million within first 24 hours

Kamala Harris, 54, officially launched her campaign for the US presidential election in 2020 to take on President Donald Trump on Monday, saying she was "honoured" to announce her bid on a day when Americans celebrated Martin Luther King Jr who sought inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton: A manner of speaking
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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton: A manner of speaking

Donald Trump, the Republican nominee, peppers his freewheeling speeches with buzzwords that pack a punch; Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, takes the unexciting high road in her more rehearsed stump speeches.

Trump might lose the US Presidential election but wins over Clinton when it comes to economy
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Trump might lose the US Presidential election but wins over Clinton when it comes to economy

Trump has made the right call on tax cuts and regulations and deserves credit. Well, unless, he makes a U-turn again.

Hillary Clinton enjoys edge as Donald Trump polls miserably with Indian-Americans, Hispanics, African-Americans
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Hillary Clinton enjoys edge as Donald Trump polls miserably with Indian-Americans, Hispanics, African-Americans

Hillary Clinton continues to hold a large national lead over Trump — 50 percent to 42 percent — weeks after the Democratic National Convention, according to the latest NBC News Survey among registered voters.

Donald Trump to not change his temperament despite sagging polls
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Donald Trump to not change his temperament despite sagging polls

US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had no plan to change his temperament as he was grappling with his sagging poll numbers following recent feud with a family of a fallen Muslim American soldier and leaders within his own party.

Email fallout: 3 top officials of Democratic National Committee resign
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Email fallout: 3 top officials of Democratic National Committee resign

The chief executive of the Democratic National Committee and two other top officials have resigned in the wake of an email hack that embarrassed the party on the eve of its presidential nominating convention.

IS slams slain Muslim soldier in US Army, calls him an 'apostate'
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IS slams slain Muslim soldier in US Army, calls him an 'apostate'

The Islamic State on Sunday condemned a US Muslim soldier killed in Iraq, whose story has re-ignited debate in the 2016 presidential election on the role of Muslims in American life, as an apostate

'I've made a lot of sacrifices': Donald Trump rejects criticism by dad of slain US Army captain
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'I've made a lot of sacrifices': Donald Trump rejects criticism by dad of slain US Army captain

Donald Trump rejected criticism from the father of a soldier killed in Iraq who said the Republican presidential nominee had "sacrificed nothing and no one" and questioned whether the mother was allowed to speak during the couple's appearance at the Democratic convention.

Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump struggle for national security upper hand
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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump struggle for national security upper hand

In their struggle for the upper hand on national security, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are emphasizing strikingly different themes — he as the bold and cunningly unpredictable strongman who will eliminate terrorism; she as the calm, conventional commander in chief who will manage all manner of crises.

Donald Trump won't be 'Mr Nice Guy' anymore; vows to worsen attack on Hillary Clinton
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Donald Trump won't be 'Mr Nice Guy' anymore; vows to worsen attack on Hillary Clinton

Trashing his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's speech as average, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said that he was taking the gloves off and he will be no more Mr Nice Guy

How the Obama, Hillary Clinton hug sparked an ultimate Photoshop showdown
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How the Obama, Hillary Clinton hug sparked an ultimate Photoshop showdown

The Obama Clinton hug has now been photoshoped into the likes of a Nicholas Sparks film poster.