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    The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprises the legislature of the United States.

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    New Jersey to mark Guru Nanak's 550th birth anniversary
    International

    New Jersey to mark Guru Nanak's 550th birth anniversary

    9 The state of New Jersey will mark November 12, the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, as World Equality Day.

    Impeachment peril engulfs Trump's WH, histor say 'worse than Watergate'
    International

    Impeachment peril engulfs Trump's WH, histor say 'worse than Watergate'

    As the impeachment alarm has engulfed President Donald Trump's White house and a second whistleblower has come forward about the former's dealings with Ukraine and asking for dirt on his political opponent Joe Biden, Americas top legal minds weighed in on the big questions that were consuming Washington D.C.: Is Trump asking for dirt from a foreign country an impeachable offence? Was this about personal interest or foreign policy? Does the House have enough evidence to impeach Trump? What does this moment mean in the wide arc of Americas history? Is this what impeachment was made for?

    Trump admits House Democrats have votes to impeach him
    International

    Trump admits House Democrats have votes to impeach him

    US President Donald Trump has conceded that House Democrats have enough votes to pass a resolution calling for his impeachment, but he believed the Republican-controlled Senate will stand by him in a potential trial.

    Pompeo participated in Trump-Zelensky call: Official
    International

    Pompeo participated in Trump-Zelensky call: Official

    A senior US official has said that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo among the administration officials who participated in the July 25 phone call between President Donald Trump and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky which has led to an impeachment inquiry against Trump.

    'US Senate has no choice over Trump impeachment'
    International

    'US Senate has no choice over Trump impeachment'

    US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that his chamber would have "no choice" but to hold an impeachment trial against President Donald Trump if the House of Representatives passed articles charging the latter with crimes.

    US House Speaker Pelosi unveils plan to lower drug prices
    Health

    US House Speaker Pelosi unveils plan to lower drug prices

    US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has unveiled a long-awaited plan to lower prices for non-prescription drugs, but the proposal could face an uphill battle in the Republican-controlled Senate.

    Teen climate activist tells US Congress to 'try harder'
    International

    Teen climate activist tells US Congress to 'try harder'

    Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, has told the US politic that they were not doing enough to combat climate change.

    Democrats, Trump fail to agree on gun control Bill
    International

    Democrats, Trump fail to agree on gun control Bill

    Top Democratic leaders and US President Donald Trump have failed to agree over a gun control legislation following a phone conversation.

    Democrats take first official step towards impeaching Trump
    International

    Democrats take first official step towards impeaching Trump

    Despite a split in the party's leadership, a committee in the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives took the first step towards impeaching US President Donald Trump on Thursday by approving the procedures for investigating him.

    Trump meets Democratic senator on gun legislation
    International

    Trump meets Democratic senator on gun legislation

    US President Donald Trump met a Democratic senator at the White House to discuss a policy response to mass shootings that have killed dozens of people over the past several weeks.

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