• Defiant Trump rallies supporters as House impeaches him

    Defiant Trump rallies supporters as House impeaches him

    World | Dec 19, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

    Yet even as Trump slammed his impeachment as “illegal” and accused Democrats of demonstrating “deep hatred and disdain” for voters, he spent much of his speech zigzagging through a litany of unrelated topics. He offered an extended riff on U.S. pilots being cuter than “Top Gun” star Tom Cruise, went after Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s difficult-to-pronounce last name and reveled — yet again — in his 2016 victory.

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    How impeachment forever changes Trump’s legacy

    World | Dec 19, 2019, 08:39 AM IST

    Extraordinary polarization around impeachment is not new, but the fierce partisanship this time has been heightened by a unique aspect of this moment: Trump is standing for reelection, while Clinton and Nixon were halfway through their second terms when they faced the threat of impeachment.

  • Trump impeachment

    Trump Impeached: Here's what happens next

    World | Dec 19, 2019, 07:37 AM IST

    Republicans argued that Democrats are impeaching Trump because they can’t beat him in 2020. “This vote is about one thing, and one thing only: They hate this president,” said Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah. “They want to take away my vote and throw it in the trash."

  • US House starts historic session to impeach President

    US House starts historic session to impeach President Donald Trump

    World | Dec 18, 2019, 08:56 PM IST

    The U.S. House gaveled in for a historic session Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump on charges that he abused his power and obstructed Congress, votes that will leave a lasting mark on his tenure at the White House.  

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    Trump on brink of impeachment as House readies historic vote

    World | Dec 18, 2019, 06:30 PM IST

    President Donald Trump is on the cusp of being impeached by the House, with a historic debate set Wednesday on charges that he abused his power and obstructed Congress ahead of votes that will leave a defining mark on his tenure at the White House.

  • Not fair that I am being impeached, says Donald Trump

    Not fair that I am being impeached, says Donald Trump

    World | Dec 14, 2019, 08:48 AM IST

    US President Donald Trump on Friday said it was unfair that he was being impeached as he had done no wrong and the country under him was doing quite good.

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    US House Committee approves Trump charges, sets up impeachment vote

    World | Dec 13, 2019, 10:16 PM IST

    ​Democrats propelled President Donald Trump’s impeachment toward a vote by the full U.S. House on Friday, as the Judiciary Committee approved charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress in the constitutional and political storm that has divided Congress and the nation.

  • Abuse of Power and Obstruction of Congress: Democrats

    Abuse of Power and Obstruction of Congress: Democrats unveil 2 articles of impeachment against Trump

    World | Dec 10, 2019, 08:14 PM IST

    House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress -- pushing toward historic votes over charges he corrupted the U.S. election process and endangered national security.

  • Democrats poised to unveil 2 impeachment articles vs. Trump

    Democrats poised to unveil 2 impeachment articles vs. Trump

    World | Dec 10, 2019, 09:07 AM IST

    Democratic leaders are expected to announce the formal charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress against the president, according to multiple people familiar with the discussions but unauthorized to discuss the proceedings and granted anonymity.

  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi OKs drafting of impeachment articles against Donald Trump

    US House speaker Pelosi Okays drafting of impeachment article against Trump

    World | Dec 05, 2019, 11:09 PM IST

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. ’’Our democracy is what is at stake,” Pelosi said. “The president leaves us no choice but to act.”

  • Good day for Trump, bad day for Democrats, says WH after

    Good day for Trump, bad day for Democrats, says white house after impeachment hearing

    World | Dec 05, 2019, 08:37 AM IST

    "Today was a good day for President Trump, and a bad day for the Democrats,” the White House said on Wednesday at the end of the first day of impeachment hearings against Trump by the committee, which is all set to frame charges against him.

  • Donald Trump slams Democrats for scheduling impeachment hearing during NATO meeting

    Donald Trump slams Democrats for scheduling impeachment hearing during NATO meeting

    World | Dec 02, 2019, 11:13 PM IST

    US President Donald Trump on Monday slammed the Opposition Democratic Party for scheduling impeachment hearings against him when he is attending the NATO Summit in the United Kingdom. Trump left the White House on Monday morning to attend the NATO Summit in Britain.

  • Congressional Committee to review Trump impeachment report

    Congressional Committee to review Trump impeachment report today

    World | Dec 02, 2019, 08:01 AM IST

    Democrats are aiming for a final House vote by Christmas, which would set the stage for a likely Senate trial in January.

  • Donald Trump impeachment probe: What we know so far

    Donald Trump impeachment probe: What we know so far

    Nov 27, 2019, 08:41 PM IST

    As the House Judiciary Committee is set to take over the impeachment investigation of US President Donald Trump next week, the allegation that Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as he enters his reelection campaign has been proved beyond doubt.

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    Trump slams impeachment proceedings, calls it 'Kangaroo court'

    World | Nov 20, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

    A kangaroo court is a court that ignores recognised standards of law or justice and often carries little or no official standing in the territory within which it resides.

  • Trump says he may testify in impeachment probe

    Trump says he may testify in impeachment probe

    World | Nov 19, 2019, 08:21 AM IST

    If the House votes to impeach Trump, the Senate would hold a trial to decide whether to remove him from office. It is considered highly unlikely that Trump would be forced out since a two-thirds vote would be needed and his Republican party has a majority in the upper chamber.  

  • Donald Trump Impeachment: Highlights from day-2 of public

    Donald Trump Impeachment: Highlights from Day 2 of public hearings

    World | Nov 16, 2019, 07:21 AM IST

    Day Two of public hearings in the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump featured a career diplomat with a soft voice and a powerful story.

  • I have the right to speak, the freedom of speech: Trump

    I have the right to speak, the freedom of speech: Trump

    World | Nov 16, 2019, 06:33 AM IST

    The president made the assertion while accusing the opposition Democratic party of denying the Republicans the due process in the House-initiated impeachment proceedings against him.

  • Impeachment proceedings a 'sham and should not be allowed':

    Impeachment proceedings a 'sham and should not be allowed': Trump

    World | Nov 14, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

    Trump is facing allegations of using his office to pressure Ukraine officials for personal political gain against Democratic presidential aspirant Joe Biden and his son Hunter, who served on the board of a Ukrainian gas company.

  • Trump impeachment: Next round of public hearings announced

    Trump impeachment: Next round of public hearings announced

    World | Nov 13, 2019, 03:19 PM IST

    The US House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff has unveiled the schedule for public hearings of eight more witnesses as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump over his dealings with Ukraine