Donald Trump becomes the third US president in history to be impeached and now faces trial in Senate

Donald Trump has become only the third US president in the country’s history to be impeached in the House of Representatives. He now faces a trial in the Senate that will decide whether the disgraced president remains in office. The House first voted on the abuse of power by the president and then that he … Read more

Demonetisation in Pakistan: Senate passes resolution to withdraw Rs 5000 note

Pakistan’s Senate Monday passed a resolution seeking withdrawal of high denomination Rs 5,000 currency notes “in a phased manner” to curb the flow of black money, weeks after India demonetised its high value currencies. Senator Usman Saif Ullah Khan of Pakistan Muslim League tabled the resolution that was endorsed by the majority of lawmakers in … Read more

Indian-American Kamala Harris makes history, wins US Senate seat

California’s Attorney General Kamala Harris on Wednesday scripted history as she won the US Senate seat from the state, becoming the first Indian-American to reach the feat. Harris, 51, who defeated fellow Democrat Loretta Sanchez, is also the sixth black individual to be elected to the US Senate. US President Barack Obama was the fifth … Read more

FBI chief may have broken law, says top Senate Democrat on Hillary Clinton email probe

The US Senate’s top Democrat has blasted FBI chief James Comey for announcing a new review of Hillary Clinton’s emails just days before the presidential election, an action he says “may have broken the law.” Allegations Clinton put the United States (US) at risk by using a private email server while secretary of state were … Read more