The 2020 United States presidential election, scheduled for November 3, is the 59th quadrennial presidential contest. The main contenders are Donald Trump and Joe Biden. More
Corporate America is having a civic awakening, with thousands of companies encouraging voter participation by offering their workers paid time off, voter-education tools and interactive sessions on how elections work.
In a major policy speech on the coronavirus in his home state of Delaware, Biden on Friday flayed US President Donald Trump for his policies to combat the coronavirus pandemic that has killed over 220,000 people and has had a devastating impact on the country's economy.
With less than a fortnight to go for the November 3 presidential election, Indian-Americans on Friday asserted that Biden, first as a US Senator and thereafter as the vice president, has a strong track record of helping the community.
Bookmaker says bets worth Rs 2,000 crore have already been placed on the US election, mostly from Punjab, Gujarat and Maharashtra. In Bihar, the honours are expected to be even between the RJD-led mahagatbandhan and the BJP. Nitish Kumar’s JD (U), however, is seen losing out despite being the BJP’s ally in the NDA
The vast bulk of Donald Trump's charitable tax deductions, $119.3 million worth, came from simply agreeing not to develop land — in several cases, after he had shelved development plans.
"It's a movement of everyday Americans from every walk of life. Here in Pennsylvania, you believe we could be strong again," the Vice President said at an election rally in West Mifflin, a suburb of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania.
"People have asked me, Do you think he's a racist?" Harris told a crowd at an outdoor rally at Morehouse College in the US state of Georgia. "Yeah. Yeah," she said, answering the question, according to a report in The New York Times.
More than 220,000 Americans have lost their lives, which is more than one-fifth of the total global death, Biden said in a major policy speech on the coronavirus, a day after the final presidential debate he had with the Republican incumbent Donald Trump.
The numbers fell behind initial figures for the pair's first face-off in September. Updated ratings, including viewership on cable channels, will be released later on Friday.
The debate served as the last opportunity for millions of US voters to compare the two leading candidates’ policies and personalities. Let’s take a look at the highlights of the event.
The President has shown little interest in expanding his appeal beyond this base of white voters without college degrees
Obama, who governed for two terms and remains one of the most popular figures in the Democratic Party, blasted Trump for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, noting that the president himself had fallen victim to the virus.
In recent past, except during the George Bush-Al Gore competition in 2000, the US presidential elections are called and the losing candidate concedes on election night itself. This may not happen this year
The debate, just less than two weeks ahead of the crucial presidential elections on November 3, started with opening remarks by both the candidates, when the mike of the other was muted.
US President Donald Trump's re-election campaign acknowledged the taping in a letter from a lawyer that complained it had caught voters on video illegally depositing multiple ballots.
Joe Biden and Donald Trump clashed on race relations during the second presidential debate that was moderated by NBC’s Kristen Welker on Thursday night in Nashville, Tennessee.
Shortly after the final presidential debate, US President Donald Trump retweeted favourable posts to suggest he did well in the debate. However, instant opinion polls showed his rival Joe Biden leading the impression battle.
If voters reject him next month, this will be the chief reason: The 2020 presidential campaign is different, and Donald Trump is not.
In a more restrained appearance during the final debate, President Donald Trump depicted Joe Biden as an ineffectual Washington insider. The former vice president accused the president of heartlessness for separating migrant families and inflaming racial tensions.
Whether because of that button or the terrible reviews — especially for President Donald Trump — the candidates interrupted each other far less frequently, even as they clashed on issues ranging from the coronavirus to crime to global warming.
Donald Trump’s comment on the poor air quality in India comes at a time when experts have warned of continued rise in pollution, especially the northern areas of the country
The highest number of checks on Mr Trump’s “promises kept” sheet are on foreign policy
Russia is widely regarded in the cybersecurity community as the bigger threat to the 2020 US presidential election.
Highlights of the final presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden
With less than two weeks to go before the last ballots are cast, US President Donald Trump and his rival Joe Biden will try to leave a lasting impression on voters in the final presidential debate.