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US election

AA Edit | Midterms: Democracy gets a boost; setback to Trump

Significant as it may be for Joe Biden’s regime, the verdict pales when compared to the process keeping its credibility

11 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Trump’s ‘insurrection’ was the final straw...

The first ever Senate wins for the Democrats in a long time in Georgia were a final rebuke to Trump

08 Jan 2021 4:21 AM

Shobhaa De | How to be a good loser… Don needs crash course

It is said true character gets revealed not when you win big but when you lose even bigger

13 Nov 2020 10:14 PM

Lawsuit seeks to ban Kanye West from Arizona ballot

West has already qualified to appear on the ballot in several states, including Arkansas, Idaho, Iowa, Tennessee and Utah

03 Sep 2020 10:38 AM

Trump's convention to ignite base with fireworks and culture war

Rather than go online or seek an alternate venue, Trump will give his speech from the White House itself

22 Aug 2020 10:43 AM


US election integrity depends on security-challenged firms

Experts say top election vendors have long skimped on security in favor of convenience and use proprietary systems.

29 Oct 2018 4:35 PM

11-year old hacks replica US vote website in minutes at convention

The event was meant to test the strength of US election infrastructure and details of the vulnerabilities would be passed onto the states.

14 Aug 2018 8:46 PM

US lawmakers want firms do more to fight fake social media

US lawmakers demanded that technology firms do more to fight “shocking” foreign efforts to influence US politics.

02 Aug 2018 1:12 PM

Facebook says it identifies campaign to meddle in 2018 US elections

It said it had removed 32 pages and accounts from Facebook and Instagram, part of an effort to combat foreign meddling in US elections.

01 Aug 2018 12:40 PM

Twelve Russians indicted for meddling in 2016 US election

The charges say the Russian defendants, in August 2016, contacted a person in touch with the Trump campaign to offer help.

16 Jul 2018 8:32 AM


Cambridge Analytica CEO claims influence on US election, Facebook questioned

Cambridge Analytica’s board of directors suspended CEO Alexander Nix, shortly before the expose of the firm’s methods.

21 Mar 2018 7:45 AM

Cyber war to follow Cold War

US to take measures, including ‘hacking’ operations against Russia.

30 Dec 2016 1:52 AM

US elections still prone to hacking

There’s almost no way to know if they’ve accurately recorded individual votes — or if anyone tampered with the count.

27 Dec 2016 3:24 AM

Trump aides ask of Russian meddling: Does it matter?

Republican electors have been inundated by Trump opponents urging them to defy the results in their states and vote against Trump.

19 Dec 2016 6:26 PM

A ‘malaise’ for next French Prez

Voters were certainly “tired” of Mr Sarkozy’s “hyper” style of functioning and his harsh words for those who did not agree with him.

09 Dec 2016 12:56 AM


FPIs pull out about $6 billion

Dealers said domestic cash crunch following the demonetisation drive to curb black money has sparked intense selling pressure.

05 Dec 2016 3:41 AM

Flaws in US poll process

Russian hackers were suspected to have been behind a few intrusions into electoral computer systems.

26 Nov 2016 12:17 AM

'Trump Thump' whacks bond market loss

The stampede from bonds propelled longer-dated US yields to their highest levels since January.

14 Nov 2016 3:17 PM

Zuckerberg again rejects claims of Facebook impact on US election

Zuckerberg has vehemently defended the network against such criticism, calling the idea that Facebook affected the election

14 Nov 2016 8:17 AM