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Bernie sanders to stay in the race and go ahead with presidential elections

Sanders also noted that he was winning a greater percentage of young voters while Biden continues to run up the score with older ones

12 Mar 2020 12:05 PM

Passenger travel from 26 European nations to US restricted

After days of playing down the coronavirus threat, Trump blamed Europe for not acting quickly enough to address the “foreign virus”

12 Mar 2020 10:42 AM

Top US official says outbreak will get worse in coming days

Total number of COVID-19 cases has shot up to 1050 including 29 deaths, and the worst is yet to come

12 Mar 2020 9:06 AM

Life turns upside down for Indian Americans in US

Work-from-home has become the norm, and travel plans to India have been cancelled

12 Mar 2020 8:56 AM

Biden wins Michigan, deals blow to Sanders

Biden again showed strength with working-class voters and African Americans, who are vital to winning the Democratic nomination

11 Mar 2020 10:20 AM


Canada confirms first death in Covid19

The Quebec government also confirmed two new cases Monday, including one person who was exposed to the virus during a trip to France

10 Mar 2020 11:56 AM

US virus toll hits 21, California awaits cruise arrival

The Grand Princess carrying more than 3,500 people from 54 countries is expected to dock Monday in Oakland

09 Mar 2020 10:05 AM

State of Emergency declared in New York after virus kills 19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency to bolster the medical response to the outbreak, as statewide total doubled from 44 cases

08 Mar 2020 5:06 PM

Florida reports first two Covid19 deaths

The cases mark the first US coronavirus deaths outside California and Washington

08 Mar 2020 11:55 AM

Virus scare confines thousands on a cruise ship off California's coast

The Grand Princess was forbidden to dock in San Francisco amid evidence that the vessel was the breeding ground for the virus

07 Mar 2020 2:55 PM


Trump replaces chief of staff Mick Mulvaney with Mark Meadows

The long-rumored move comes as Trump has been pulling together a team of loyalists and allies ahead of the re-election fight

07 Mar 2020 2:19 PM

Two test positive for virus at Mike Pence's conference

Secretary of State Mike Pence is leading the US response to coronavirus

07 Mar 2020 11:48 AM

White House to sign bill to fight Covid 19 outbreak

The Senate passed the measure on Thursday to help tackle the virus outbreak

06 Mar 2020 11:53 AM

Bernie declares victory in California as Biden surges nation wide in Super Tuesday voting

The clash between Biden and Sanders peaked on a day that could determine whether the Democratic battle will stretch all the way to the July

04 Mar 2020 3:08 PM

Klobuchar ends presidential campaign, will back Biden

The move is a major boost for former vice president Biden, following the withdrawal of another moderate, Pete Buttigieg

03 Mar 2020 12:27 PM


Canada oil firm apologizes for using sexualized 'Greta' image

The image is of a naked woman with her back turned with two hands pulling on her braids

03 Mar 2020 12:24 PM

Pete Buttigieg exits US presidential race

The former mayor of South Bend, Indiana scored poorly in the latest primary in South Carolina

02 Mar 2020 12:22 PM

Second coronavirus victim in US, a nurse

Researchers said they had evidence the virus may have been circulating undetected in the state for up to six weeks

02 Mar 2020 10:35 AM

First death due to COVID 19 in the US reported in Washington state

The man who died was in his 50s, had underlying health conditions and no history of travel

01 Mar 2020 2:46 PM

Sanders slams Trump's response to Delhi violence, terms it "failure of leadership"

Apart from the Democratic presidential candidate, other influential senators too expressed concern over the developments on Wednesday

27 Feb 2020 2:18 PM