US Elections

US Elections

US Elections

US TV shows try a new election playbook – making voting part of the...

From "black-ish" to a "West Wing" reunion, television shows are using the power of entertainment in new ways to encourage more Americans to participate...

Despite historic diversity, Biden faces pressure with cabinet picks

Aware that he owes his presidential victory to Black voters, Joe Biden pledged to name the "most diverse" cabinet in US history. Behind the...

150 US chefs and restaurateurs urge votes for Joe Biden

More than 150 US chefs and restaurateurs this week signed a letter urging public support for Democratic White House candidate Joe Biden, saying their...

Indians cheer Kamala Harris on VP ticket

On annual trips to India as a child, Kamala Harris would go for strolls on the humid beaches of Chennai with her maternal grandfather and his...

Democrat Biden nominated to take on Trump and ‘make a nation whole’

US Democrats nominated Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential candidate on Tuesday, offering the Washington veteran as a "man of courage" who would sweep...

In convention speech, Biden emerges from shadow and into ‘the light’

Joe Biden finally got his moment. After a 2020 presidential campaign dominated by President Donald Trump's words and actions, Biden on Thursday rose to the...

Microsoft unveils ‘deepfake’ detector ahead of US vote

Microsoft has unveiled software that can help spot "deepfake" photos or videos, adding to the list of programs designed to fight the hard-to-detect images...

Trump heads for California as US wildfires ignite political row

US President Donald Trump takes a brief break from the campaign trail on Monday to visit California, where record wildfires have killed 35 people...

Over dozen Indian Americans, including 5 women, win state polls; another 4 re-elected to...

More than a dozen Indian Americans, including five women, have won state-level elections, marking a first for the community in many instances. This is in...

Joe Biden’s elusive quest for ‘Biden from Mumbai’ continues

When Joe Biden was elected as one of the youngest US senators in 1972, one of the first letters that he received was from...