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India on US reaction to farm protests: 'Red Fort violence evoked similar sentiments in India as Capitol Hill incident'

February 04, 2021 10:26 pm

The MEA in its statement said that incidents of violence, vandalism at Red Fort on Jan 26 have evoked similar sentiments and reactions in India as the Capitol Hill incident.

Trump impeachment to go to Senate Monday, launching trial

January 23, 2021 2:23 am

Trump is the first president to be twice impeached and the first to face a trial after leaving office.

US Capitol attack: Captain America creator’s son hits out at rioters for using superhero costume

January 15, 2021 6:43 pm

He has censured rioters who wore symbols of the Marvel superhero, Captain America and also wore costumes

Who were they? Records reveal Trump fans who stormed Capitol

January 12, 2021 1:14 am

Steven D'Antuono, the assistant director in charge of the FBI's Washington field office, told reporters that investigators had seen "no indication" that antifa activists were disguised as Trump supporters in Wednesday's riot.

Pat Toomey becomes 2nd GOP senator urging Trump to resign over Capitol riot

January 10, 2021 9:49 pm

Before this, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who has long voiced her exasperation with Trump's conduct in office, had said that Trump 'simply needs to get out'.

More Capitol rioters in viral posts arrested, senator urges social media providers to keep data

January 10, 2021 11:21 am

Dozens of people have been charged following the storming of the Capitol on Wednesday, with the FBI asking the public to help identify participants, given the proliferation of images of the riots on the internet.

Simon & Schuster drops book by American senator Josh Hawley

January 09, 2021 5:14 pm

Simon & Schuster quickly issued another statement: "We are confident that we are acting fully within our contractual rights" to cancel the book.

How Indian-Americans are celebrating  Ram Temple bhoomi poojan

August 04, 2020 11:05 am

The groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the temple would take place on August 5 in the holy town of Ayodhya and Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be attending the event.

Senate set to re-open as virus risk divides Congress Senate

May 04, 2020 1:07 pm

Capitol Hill erupted late last week after the attending physician informed top GOP officials the health office did not have the means to perform instant virus tests on returning lawmakers or staff.

Muslim group evacuates US headquarters after getting white powder in mail

December 11, 2015 10:29 am

The letter received by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) also contained a note that read, "Die a painful death, Muslims," according to CAIR staff attorney Maha Sayed.