Kamala Harris drops out of 2020 presidential race Kamala Harris, the first Indian American woman to run for the White House, has quit the race. Harris cited lack of financial resources as the reason behind the move. In an unexpected announcement, Indian-origin Senator dropped out of the 2020 presidential race. Harris said that she does not have adequate financial resources to continue with the campaign.
President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan on Thursday. On Thursday, President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan. He mentioned about Taliban saying that he believed Taliban insurgents would agree to a ceasefire in America’s longest war. This is Trump’s first visit to Afghanistan since becoming president in 2016. Interestingly,
Sri Lankan President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa with new PM Mahinda Rajapaksa. According to a report, the current main opposition leader Mahinda Rajapaksa, will assume duties soon after incumbent Ranil Wickremesinghe steps down formally. On Wednesday, Sri Lankan President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa named his elder brother and former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa as the new prime minister. He can officially resume his duties after incumbent Ranil Wickremesinghe resigns from
Sri Lanka's former wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has claimed victory in Presidential elections. According to official release, Gotabaya Rajapaksa has won the Sri Lankan presidential elections with 52.25 per cent votes. He is Sri Lanka’s former wartime defence chief who played a significant role in ending the long-running civil war in 2009. 10 years ago, Rajapaksa had served
Trump to join PM Modi in ‘Howdy Modi’ event in Houston PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump will be addressing “Howdy, Modi!” event in Houston. This will be the first time a US President and an Indian PM will be addressing a joint rally. US President Donald Trump will be joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the “Howdy, Modi” event in Houston.
President confers National Sports Awards on 114th birth anniversary of Major Dhyan Chand President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the National Sports Awards to athletes on Thursday. Deepa Malik became the first Indian woman para-athlete to receive the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. President Ram Nath Kovind conferred annual Arjuna Awards to 19 athletes and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award to para-athlete Deepa Malik
Sonia Gandhi to become the interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi is expected to return as the interim Congress president, merely 20 months after she had stepped down from the post. Sonia Gandhi is likely to helm the party out of troubled waters after the Congress Working Committee (CWC) asked her to lead the party. After 12 hours of contemplation, the CWC
Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi refuse to be part of selection process of Congress president Congress Parliamentary Party chairperson Sonia Gandhi and the former party Chief Rahul Gandhi have refused to be part of the process that selects next party president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi told reporters that they have decided to stay out of the consultation process for
Former President Pranab Mukherjee Conferred Bharat Ratna Former President Pranab Mukherjee was awarded Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award on Thursday President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Bharat Ratna on former President Pranab Mukherjee, late Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader Nanaji Deshmukh, and late Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika. Hazarika’s son Tez received the award on behalf of his father and Vikramjeet Singh,
Vladimir Putin sent greetings for BRICS and SCO Student Spring International Festival in Stavropol Vladimir Putin sent greetings to participants, organisers and guests of the third BRICS and SCO Student Spring International Festival in Stavropol Russian President Vladimir Putin sent greetings to the participants, organisers and guests of the third BRICS and SCO Student Spring International Festival in Stavropol, which