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After Super Tuesday, it’s Joe Biden’s race to lose


By SATimes Team New York: By all accounts, former Vice President Joe Biden performed a miracle on ‘Super Tuesday’. In the 14 Democratic primaries, he won state after state, including Texas, only losing California to Senator Bernie Sanders, that too by not too large a margin. By Thursday night, according to the tally by RealClearPolitics,...

Coronavirus cases mount, endangering world economy


New York:The World Health Organization Chief has said the coronavirus outbreak requires significant action as infections near 100,000 worldwide,, even as 2,241 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported across the globe. But the scare is incalculable. For abundance of caution, global business, tech and sporting events are being cancelled or scaled down, companies...

Half a dozen Indian-Americans win Congressional primaries


Washington: Over half a dozen Indian-Americans, including two women, have won primaries for the House of Representatives elections in November. In California, incumbents Ami Bera and Ro Khanna registered an easy win in their respective seventh and 17th Congressional Districts. Both are from the Democratic party, reports PTI. Bera, 55, the longest-serving Indian-American in the US...

Trump went to India to assert his friendship for India and Indians

Post Date: March 6, 2020

 By Prof A.D. Amar President Trump’s India trip far exceeded expectations. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also opened his heart for him.  That shows he had lot of love, respect and regard for Trump, which was reciprocated.   The defense deals agreed upon and one signed are important for India. That brings technology to India and increases the...

Trump’s India visit aimed at diaspora vote


By Frank F Islam By all accounts, the India visit of President Donald Trump was a grand success, if one were to judge it as a pure spectacle. But it is much too early to judge the historical significance of Trump’s trip. It will take months and years to know its real impact. However, one...

New Coronavirus death toll in US rises to 9


New York: US President Donald Trump said he is considering tightening travel restrictions as the coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak continues to claim more American lives, taking the US death toll to nine and spreading across major urban areas including New York on Tuesday. The second confirmed case in New York is that of a lawyer...

Mike Bloomberg drops out of US presidential race, endorses Joe Biden


Washington: Billionaire Mike Bloomberg ended his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday and endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden -- a stunning collapse for the former New York City mayor, who had his 2020 hopes on the Super Tuesday states and drained more than $500 million of his own fortune into the...

TCS in Fortune’s top 20 list of best big companies to work in US


Only Indian company to secure the place with US biggies   New York: Global software giant from India, Tata Consultancy Services has secured a spot as one of Fortune's ‘Best Big Companies to Work For in 2020’,  making it the only Indian company to be in the top 20 list in the US, a news...

Trump campaign adds new target audience: Indian Americans

Post Date: March 4, 2020

Washington, DC: President Donald Trump’s campaign has launched a five-figure digital ad buy targeting an unlikely voting demographic for Republicans: Indian Americans. It’s likely the first time a Republican presidential candidate has spent a large amount of money on ads tailored for Indian American voters, according to a Politico report. The move comes just days after...