US elections: Advantage Trump in court battle against Biden on mail ballots?
As the United States of America waits for the result of a hotly-contested Presidential election, incumbent Donald Trump has declared that he will move the Supreme Court against the 'fraud' carried out by his opponent Joe Biden.
The latter has dismissed the claim as 'outrageous'.
But who will actually have an advantage in a court battle?
Will Trump's recent appointment of Amy Coney Barrett to the US apex court work in his favour?
Watch Pramit Palchaudhuri, Sushant Sareen, and Yashwant Deshmukh decode the situation in a conversation with Hindustan Times' Aditi Prasad.
Officials in President Joe Biden's administration tried to head off Republican concerns that his $1.9 trillion pandemic relief proposal was too expensive on a Sunday call with Republican and Democratic lawmakers. Libby Hogan reports.
In an interview with CBS, Dr. Deborah Birx said she saw President Donald Trump presenting graphs about the coronavirus pandemic that she never made and claimed that someone either outside or inside the administration was creating a parallel set of data to show to Trump.
Swara Bhasker talks to Ruchi Kaushal of Hindustan Times about her new comedy-horror web show Aapkey Kamrey Mein Koi Rehta Hai, her own tryst with a ghost during childhood and her initial days in Mumbai.
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Joe Biden during his first speech as the President of the United States of America spoke on the need to heal the country and assured that he would work for all Americans. While he spoke little about his foreign policy stance, experts suggest that the team he has put together gives vital indications about the approach the Biden administration is likely to take in the matter. So how will Biden tackle the China challenge and what will be the future course of the US-India relationship. Hindustan Times’ Aditi Prasad speaks to India’s former ambassador to the US Meera Shankar and foreign editor Pramit Pal Chaudhuri to understand how the Biden team is likely to approach and deal with the challenges ahead. Watch the full video for all the details.
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President-elect Joe Biden will nominate federal appeals judge Merrick Garland to be the next U.S. attorney general, a Biden transition official said on Wednesday. Most Americans know Garland as the 2016 Supreme Court pick of President Barack Obama but whose nomination was blocked by Republicans. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
[NFA] President-elect Joe Biden pleaded with Americans on Wednesday to take steps to remain safe over the Thanksgiving holiday as COVID-19 cases soar, while President Donald Trump repeated his debunked..