Kamala Harris: Turning point for women
The world witnessed a revolutionary shift when Kamala Harris, a woman of Black and Indian descent, strode upon the podium to make her maiden speech as the first female Vice President of the United States of America.
“I am speaking”
Those three words struck a chord with women around the world - women who are looked down on in the boardroom, overlooked for promotion, ogled at by seniors, peers, subordinates alike even in the most professional and corporate settings.
Trump calls Kamala Harris a 'monster
US President Donald Trump on Thursday called Kamala Harris, who is making US history as the first Black woman vice presidential candidate, a "monster." Trump, far behind in the contest for the White House on November 3 and doing especially badly in polling of women voters, used the word twice, calling the Democrat "this monster."…
As US reels, Pence and Harris square off in critical VP debate
For once in their rollercoaster US presidential election, principals Donald Trump and Joe Biden yield the spotlight Wednesday to Vice President Mike Pence and the Democrat seeking his job, Kamala Harris, as they debate for the first time.
VP pick Harris, arguing 'open and shut' case against Trump and Pence
Democratic Senator Kamala Harris will be in the spotlight Wednesday debating Vice President Mike Pence, an opportunity for her to prosecute the case against four more years of a Donald Trump administration in the United States.
Trump to travel US in epic troll of Democratic convention
This week the eyes of US voters turn to Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and the Democratic convention -- unless they swivel first to Republican distracter-in-chief Donald Trump.
How people are reacting to Kamala Harris's VP nod
Democratic White House hopeful Joe Biden on Tuesday named California Senator Kamala Harris as his vice presidential pick -- the first black woman tapped for the role by a major US party.
Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as his running mate
White House hopeful Joe Biden on Tuesday named Kamala Harris, a black US senator from California, as his choice for vice president, capping a months-long search for a Democratic partner to challenge President Donald Trump in November. "I have the great honour to announce that I've picked @KamalaHarris -- a fearless fighter for the little…
The Donald Trump wall, not Utopian
The 45th president of the United States, Donald John Trump, is, for many reasons, an interesting personality: his extremism-fuelling-rhetoric, explosive declamation, sneering attitude, caustic wits, harsh comments about people, etc. Apart from his eccentricities, critics have branded him a racist, cheat, liar, xenophobic (demeaning attributes which his ex-lawyer, Ambassador David Cohen, strives to impress upon…
Harris emerges as frontrunner to oust Trump as rivals circle
Early 2020 presidential candidate Kamala Harris introduced herself to American voters Monday by drawing a sharp contrast with Donald Trump, offering a robust defense of her progressive positions a day after formally declaring her White House bid.
Obama protege Julian Castro joins 2020 presidential race
Julian Castro, the telegenic former mayor of San Antonio, Texas and an Obama-era cabinet member, launched his bid Saturday to become the nation's first Hispanic president, emphasizing a message of hope and diversity at a time when Americans are locked in angry debate over immigration and border security. "I am a candidate for president of…