The world is watching keenly the most exciting, hard-fought and controversial election ever held in the United States. This election has tested the democratic system of the super power of the world, but at the same time, it has created new definitions, traditions and controversies.
Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris has said that she is a proud and patriotic American who loves her country as she rejected the Republicans' charge that she was pressing a socialist agenda, asserting that her values reflect the values of the US.
Ananya Birla, the daughter of Aditya Birla Group's billionaire chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla, has slammed a US restaurant for being racist , saying the Italian-American dining place in California literally threw her and her family out of their premises.
The US is closely monitoring the border row between India and China and does not want the situation to escalate, a senior Trump administration official has said.
US officials said Thursday that Russian hackers have targeted the networks of dozens of state and local governments in the United States in recent days, stealing data from at least two servers.
China has vowed to retaliate if the US proceeds with the sale of advanced weaponry to Taiwan worth more than a billion dollars.
Chinese leader Xi Jinping condemned unilateralism, protectionism and extreme egoism in a jab at the United States made during a rally Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of China's entry into the 1950-53 Korean War.
European shares fell Wednesday after Asian shares advanced as investors welcomed a batch of solid earnings reports from U.S. companies.