Donald Trump rallies faithful at ‘MAGA Woodstock’ – Times of India

Donald Trump rallies faithful at MAGA Woodstock Times of

FLORENCE: Donald Trump delivered a crowd-pleasing speech to thousands of adoring supporters in Arizona Saturday, insisting yet again that he won the 2020 US presidential election. Some of the faithful had arrived in the area days in advance from as far away as Florida or Texas, waiting to hear the former president trot out a … Read more

biden: US Preident Joe Biden to tout infrastructure after week of defeats – Times of India

biden US Preident Joe Biden to tout infrastructure after week

WASHINGTON: The White House has been taking on water this week with President Joe Biden facing provocation from North Korea and Russia, stubborn inflation and setbacks on voting rights and the fight against the Covid pandemic. On Friday, in an attempt to right the ship, Biden is holding an event to vaunt his giant plan … Read more

mccarthy: US House panel seeks testimony from Republican leader McCarthy about January 6 attack – Times of India

mccarthy US House panel seeks testimony from Republican leader McCarthy

WASHINGTON: The US congressional committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol asked House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday to voluntarily answer questions about Donald Trump’s actions on the day of the riot. In a letter to McCarthy released publicly, the House of Representatives Select Committee said it was requesting his … Read more

Iran displays missiles amid nuclear talks with world powers – Times of India

Iran displays missiles amid nuclear talks with world powers

DUBAI: Iran put three ballistic missiles on display at an outdoor prayer esplanade in central Tehran on Friday, as talks in Vienna aimed at reviving Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers flounder. The missiles, known as Dezful, Qiam and Zolfaghar and with official ranges of up to 1000-km (620 miles), were already-known models, the paramilitary … Read more

After the US Capitol riot, a sprawling inquiry continues to grow – Times of India

After the US Capitol riot a sprawling inquiry continues to

WASHINGTON: The hunt began even as the smoke was still clearing on January 6: dozens of federal agents went to work sifting through social media posts, analysing scores of videos and anonymous tips as they scrambled to understand who did what that day in the temple of American democracy. The effort represents “one of the … Read more

N Korea’s Kim vows to boost military, maintain virus curbs – Times of India

N Koreas Kim vows to boost military maintain virus curbs

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un vowed to further bolster his military capability, maintain draconian anti-virus measures and push hard to improve the economy during a speech at a key political conference this week, state media reported Saturday. A state media report on Kim’s speech didn’t carry any comments on dealings with the United States … Read more

covid: Millions travel across US as airlines cancel flights over Covid – Times of India

covid Millions travel across US as airlines cancel flights over

WASHINGTON: Millions of Americans are traveling before Christmas even as national Omicron Covid-19 infections surpass Delta’s peak and hospitals run out of space for patients. Several thousand travelers face a grim Christmas Eve as airlines United, Delta and Alaska said Thursday they were canceling December 24 flights due to Covid. United Airlines said it had … Read more

US weapons exports decreased 21% to $138.2 billion in fiscal 2021 – Times of India

US weapons exports decreased 21 to 1382 billion in fiscal

WASHINGTON: Sales of US military equipment to foreign governments fell 21% to $138 billion in the latest fiscal year, the US state department said on Wednesday, as the Biden administration shifts away from some of the more aggressive arms sales practices under former President Donald Trump. The US state department disclosed military sales figures for … Read more

biden: Political paralysis, Covid surge: Problems pile up for Biden – Times of India

biden Political paralysis Covid surge Problems pile up for Biden

WASHINGTON: A defiant rejection of his massive social spending bill by a single US senator — a fellow Democrat — and a surge in Covid cases are imperiling Joe Biden less than a year into his presidency. Returning to the White House from a weekend at his family home in Delaware, the 79-year-old president, wearing … Read more

trump: Donald Trump loses bid to block his tax returns from Congress – Times of India

trump Donald Trump loses bid to block his tax returns

WASHINGTON : A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit Tuesday that was brought by former President Donald Trump in his attempt to block congressional lawmakers from obtaining his tax returns. The ruling, handed down by US District Judge Trevor McFadden – a former Justice Department official and Trump appointee – found that the chairman of the … Read more