• House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., tears her copy of President Donald Trump's State of the Union

    House Speaker Pelosi rips up Trump speech, right there on the podium

    World | February 05, 2020 15:29 IST

    Tearing the speech gave Pelosi the last visual word over Trump, who had spoken to the House from a position of strength. He arrived in the chamber with the full force of the Republican Party behind him. 

  • Donald Trump impeachment senate trial

    'Fail Not:' What to watch ahead of Trump's Senate trial

    World | January 13, 2020 11:33 IST

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is hitting the send button on President Donald Trump's impeachment. That's after she paused the whole constitutional matter, producing a three-week standoff with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and complicating the campaigning picture for the five Democratic senators in the White House race.

  • Trump has put US troops life at risk, did not take Congress's authorisation: Nancy Pelosi

    Trump has put US troops at risk, did not take Congress's authorisation: Nancy Pelosi

    World | January 03, 2020 12:35 IST

    American Democrat Party politician and Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, has slammed President Donald Trump for the strike that killed Iranian General Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad. Pelosi in her statement said, "American leaders' highest priority is to protest American lives and interests. But we cannot put the lives of American service members, diplomats, and others further at risk by engaging in provocative and disproportionate actions. Tonight's airstrike risks provoking further dangerous escalation of violence. America - and the world - cannot afford to have tensions escalate to the point of no return."

  • They may the fairer sex but their identity isn't limited to

    Who ran the world? Girls: Women leaders who made news in the decade gone by

    World | December 31, 2019 20:47 IST

    Gone are the times when a woman had to be 'behind' a successful man.

  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tells reporter

    Nancy Pelosi tells reporter 'don't mess with me' when she's asked if she hates President Trump

    World | December 06, 2019 16:49 IST

    "Don't mess with me," this is how Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi rebuffed a reporter when he asked her if she hated Donald Trump, soon after she announced that impeachment charges would be filed against the president.

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

    US House speaker Pelosi Okays drafting of impeachment article against Trump

    World | December 05, 2019 23:09 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.”

  • Nancy Pelosi applauds PM Modi commitment to tackle climate change

    Nancy Pelosi applauds PM Modi's commitment to tackle climate change

    World | October 03, 2019 10:46 IST

    Referring to the "commitment" shown by Modi in ensuring that the agreement on climate change was finalised, Pelosi said: "It was not easy. But it was done".

  • Trump hits out at Pelosi over impeachment inquiry

    Trump hits out at Pelosi over impeachment inquiry

    World | October 03, 2019 8:43 IST

    Pelosi and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff held a press conference earlier on Wednesday, at which Pelosi said her chamber had "no choice but to go forward" with the impeachment proceedings.  

  • 'No one is above law': Nancy Pelosi orders Impeachment probe against Donald Trump

    US Congress opens impeachment proceedings against Trump

    World | September 25, 2019 7:22 IST

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi launched a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, yielding to mounting pressure from fellow Democrats and plunging a deeply divided nation into an election year clash between Congress and the commander in chief.

  • Jaishankar, Nancy Pelosi to attend event to mark birth anniv of Gandhi and Martin Luther King

    Jaishankar, Nancy Pelosi to attend event to mark birth anniversary of Gandhi and Martin Luther King

    India | September 06, 2019 8:32 IST

    External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Speaker of US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi would attend an October 2 reception to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and the 90th birth anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Trump is all set to announce a new proposal to overhaul the

    Trump to propose merit-based immigration system

    World | May 16, 2019 12:43 IST

    In a major policy speech Thursday, US President Donald Trump is all set to announce a new proposal to overhaul the country's immigration policy that would give preference to foreigners based on merit rather than the existing system that gives preference to family ties, a move that could end the agonising Green Card wait for hundreds and thousands of Indian professionals.

  • US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

    US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancels Afghanistan trip, cites security risk

    India | January 19, 2019 10:54 IST

    US President Donald Trump had Friday denied Pelosi's "excursion" to Brussels and war-torn Afghanistan, a tit-for-tat retaliation for her suggesting him to reschedule his annual State of the Union address slated for January 29.The speaker had made the suggestion citing security concerns triggered by a nearly four-week federal government shutdown.

  • Steve Jobs

    What? Steve Jobs did not invent the iPhone, says Democrat Nancy Pelosi

    June 13, 2016 11:18 IST

    New Delhi: This might be shocking for all iPhone fans who have always looked up to the inventor of the revolutionary iPhone, Steve Jobs. However, House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat from California has