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CtoI News Desk September 30th 2020 USA

Donald Trump questions India’s data on COVID-19 death toll

Trump said that India, China and Russia have not been clear about how many people have died of the novel coronavirus.


Trump, firms paid USD 750 in taxes in US, USD 145,000 in India in 2017: Media reports

United States President Donald Trump reportedly paid just USD 750 in federal income taxes in the year he was elected, according to a media...


Indian-American Amul Thapar in the running to become next US Supreme Court judge

Indian-American federal judge Amul Thapar is on the shortlist being considered by US President Donald Trump to replace Justice Ruth Bader...


Trump calls protesters who vandalised Mahatma Gandhi's statue 'bunch of thugs'

US President Donald Trump has said that a statue of Mahatma Gandhi was among those vandalised by protesters in Washington DC in the...


Despite uptick towards Trump, majority of Indian-Americans support Democrats, show diaspora surveys

According to multiple polls conducted by diaspora organisations and CNN, a majority of the Asian-American community and two-thirds of...


Birthday wishes pour in from around the globe as Indian PM Modi turns 70

A 71-kg cake, a 'Know NaMo' quiz and congratulations pouring in from around the world marked the 70th birthday of Indian Prime Minister...


President Trump says COVID-19 vaccine might be ready in four weeks

President Donald Trump was speaking at a town hall event hosted by ABC News.


US President Donald Trump claims praise from PM Modi on COVID-19 testing

President Trump was speaking at an election rally in Reno, Nevada.


Would be 'insult' if Kamala Harris becomes first woman US President: Trump

United States President Donald Trump took another dig at Democratic Vice President nominee Kamala Harris saying "people don't like her" and...


Norwegian lawmaker nominates Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

This is the second time this lawmaker, a member of parliament from the right-wing Progress Party, has put forward the American president’s...


Mother would be proud, would tell me to beat Trump: Kamala Harris

The United States' Democratic Party's Indian-American vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris has said that her late mother would have...


Get ready for COVID-19 vaccine distribution by November 1, US government tells states

The US Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has provided states with documents with a detailed vaccine rollout plan.


Nikki Haley calls for greater Indian diaspora presence in US politics

Indian-origin Republican leader Nikki Haley said she wants the four million strong Indian diaspora to get more involved in American politics...


Trump and Modi both larger than life figures, says US-VP Pence

United States Vice President Mike Pence gave a thumbs up to the US-India relationship, stating that the “best was yet to come."


Trump wise like 'ullu', Biden 'jaisa neta ho': Campaign videos targeting Indian-Americans

Both Republicans and Democrats are gathering momentum in their campaigns for the 2020 United States Presidential election with ads and...


Indian software developer among five people sworn in at rare naturalisation ceremony at the White House

The video of the ceremony was played during the second night of the Republican National Convention on Tuesday.


Indian-American Nikki Haley says she is 'a proud daughter of Indian immigrants' at RNC speech

Describing herself as a proud daughter of Indian immigrants, Indian-origin Republican politician Nikki Haley strongly rejected the...


Republican campaign ad features Modi speech in Houston, Trump's india visit

Incumbent United States President Donald Trump’s election team released a 107-second video aimed at wooing the Indian-American community...


What will Kamala Harris as Vice-President mean for India?

The nomination of Indian-American Democratic Senator Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running-mate for the upcoming US election has caused a...

USA Analysis & Commentary

Trump administration makes certain exceptions in H-1B visa ban

The State Department on Wednesday said that the exemptions have been given under the national interest category.


Kamala Harris discusses her Jamaican, Indian roots in first campaign event with Biden in Delaware

Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic US Presidential nominee, and his new running mate Kamala Harris held their first campaign event...


Kamala Harris continues to break the glass ceiling

Born in Oakland, California, Harris is the daughter of Shyamala Gopalan, an Indian-origin cancer researcher from Chennai and Donald Harris,...


Democrat Biden picks Indian-American Kamala Harris as running mate for US Presidential election

Democratic candidate for President Joe Biden named Kamala Harris, the Jamaican-Indian senator from California, as his vice-presidential...


Facebook, Twitter remove post by Donald Trump for spreading misinformation about COVID-19

The post was a video clip of a Trump interview on Fox News, uploaded on Wednesday, in which the US President claims that children are...


Trump's order preventing H1-B visa holders from being hired by US government to affect Indian immigrants

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order preventing federal agencies from contracting or subcontracting foreign workers - mainly...