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Twitter temporarily restricts Donald Trump’s campaign account for tweet on Biden’s son

The social media giant said that a video tweeted by the handle about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son violated its rules.

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Donald Trump says getting COVID-19 was a “blessing from God”

In his first video message since leaving hospital, Trump emphasised how well he’s been feeling in his recovery process.

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If Trump still has COVID, we shouldn’t have second presidential debate, says Joe Biden

The second debate is scheduled for October 15 in Miami.

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Donald Trump returns to White House, pulls off mask despite still being contagious

The White House has seen a big outbreak of the virus with Trump’s Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany the latest to test positive.

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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.

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Indian-Americans have powered the economic growth of the United States, says Joe Biden

Biden also assured the Indian-American community that as president, he would address concerns related to the H-1B visa.

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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.

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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...

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Indian national and Indian-origin man among 12 people charged for illegally voting in 2016 US election

These charges are the latest indictments in an ongoing years-long federal criminal investigation being conducted by federal agencies.

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Kamala Harris remembers her grandfather and the lessons he taught her on their morning walks in India

Harris said those walks along the beach in India really "planted something in my mind and created a commitment in me.''

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Kamala Harris mentions her “chithis” in speech, sends Twitter into a frenzy

During her vice-presidential nomination acceptance speech, Harris made special mention of her mother Shyamala Gopalan, who was born in...

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Kamala Harris appoints Indian-American Sabrina Singh as her press secretary

Singh was previously the spokeswoman of two Democratic presidential candidates.

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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...

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Joe Biden appoints Indian-American Medha Raj as campaign digital chief

A graduate in international politics from Georgetown University, Medha Raj earned her MBA from Stanford University.

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More than half a dozen Indian-Americans win Congressional primaries

Winners include Ami Bera and Ro Khanna.

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US President Donald Trump impeached

This makes him only the third president in US history to be impeached.

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US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi approves drafting of impeachment charges against Trump

United States House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Thursday that the House will file impeachment charges against US...

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Out of money, Kamala Harris announces end to Presidential bid

Indian-origin Democratic White House candidate Kamala Harris has announced the suspension of her Presidential campaign.

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Video of Kamala Harris, Mindy Kaling cooking masala dosa goes viral

A video of Indian-origin Democratic Presidential aspirant Kamala Harris cooking up a storm with popular comedian, actress and scriptwriter...

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Kamala Harris wants to lift country cap on employment based Green Cards if elected

According to Harris’s presidential campaign, policies like country caps on green cards penalise immigrants for their country of origin.

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Twitter to ban all political ads ahead of 2020 US election

Twitter's new rules will be applied globally, published by mid-November and take effect later in the month.

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Indian-origin lawyer Rik Mehta to run for US Senate seat in New Jersey

Mehta is a first-time candidate and will be running as a Republican under the campaign slogan "Jersey Proud".

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In a 14-hour press conference, Ukraine President says Trump did not try to blackmail him

Zelenskiy said that he was open to an investigation into any alleged Ukrainian interference in the 2016 United States presidential election.

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Donald Trump seeks to sue Google for “manipulating votes” in 2016 election

US President Donald Trump seeks to sue Google for allegedly manipulating “16 million votes” in favour of Hillary Clinton in the 2016...

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US Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard sues Google for ‘stifling’ her election campaign

Democratic US presidential candidate and the first Hindu member of the US Congress, Tulsi Gabbard has sued Google for at least USD 50...

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