Donald Trump plans to nominate Judge Barrett to US Supreme Court: Reports

The media reports said Mr. Trump could still change his mind between now and the announcement on Saturday. US President Donald Trump plans to nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the nine-member bench of the US Supreme Court to fill up the vacancy following the death of Judge Ruth Bader …

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Kamala Harris ‘grossly incompetent’; surprised after she was chosen Vice-President nominee: Donald Trump

Former Vice-President Joe Biden has defended Kamala Harris, saying she is smart, tested and prepared. U.S. President Donald Trump has termed Senator Kamala Harris as “grossly incompetent,” saying he was surprised when his Democratic rival Joe Biden picked her as his running mate in the November 3 Presidential election. Ms. …

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Indian Americans have powered economic growth of U.S.: Biden

Indian Americans, with their hard work and entrepreneurship, have powered the economic growth of the United States and helped forge cultural dynamism in the country, Democratic presidential candidate and former vice president Joe Biden said on Tuesday. Addressing a national virtual fundraiser organised by Indian Americans, Biden assured the community …

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World powers clash, virus stirs anger at virtual UN meeting

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for global unity, foremost to fight the pandemic, and sharply criticised populism and nationalism for failing to contain the virus and for often making things worse. Kept apart by a devastating pandemic and dispersed across the globe, world leaders convened electronically Tuesday for an unprecedented high-level …

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Beijing unlikely to approve Oracle, Walmart’s TikTok deal: Global Times

SHANGHAI : Beijing is unlikely to approve an “unfair” deal Oracle Corp and Walmart Inc said they have struck with ByteDance over the future of video-streaming app TikTok, state-backed newspaper Global Times said in an editorial. The US majors have said they will buy into a new mainly US-owned company, …

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Donald Trump to reveal Supreme Court pick by Saturday

Speaking to reporters at the White House, Mr. Trump said he was zeroing in on one or two candidates among five who are under consideration. President Donald Trump raced on Monday to cement a conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court before the Nov. 3 election, telling reporters he planned …

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