GOP

  • Barack Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders 1 hour 35 minutes ago

    Washington: Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration on Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the US illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families." The moves, affecting mostly parents and young people, marked the most sweeping changes to the...
  • I would have done a better job than Obama: Mitt Romney September 7, 2014

    Washington: Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney says there is no question in his mind that he would have been more effective in the White House than President Barack Obama. But he reiterates he has no plans to run again. My time has come and gone, Romney told Fox News on...
  • US: GOP demands lawmakers pay more for health care October 1, 2013

    Washington: About 18,000 people including members of Congress, all their aides, presidential appointees and even the president and vice president would lose the employerprovided health insurance under the latest Republican condition for averting a government shutdown. The Democraticcontrolled Senate rejected the measure on Monday night, an hour after...
  • What's this? Obama longs for GOP rival like McCain June 4, 2012

    Washington: President Barack Obama seems to think that the world of politics would be better if someone like John McCain were running for the White House. The Democratic incumbent and his reelection advisers are waxing nostalgic about the Republican senator from Arizona who lost to Obama in the 2008 presidential race....
  • Romney clinches GOP nomination with Texas win May 30, 2012

    Washington: Mitt Romney clinched the Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday with a win in the Texas primary, a triumph of endurance for a candidate who came up short four years ago and had to fight hard this year as voters flirted with a carousel of GOP rivals. According to the Associated...
  • Development work to be videographed in UP March 24, 2012

    Lucknow: In a bid to check corruption and use of substandard material in construction work in the rural areas, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to get all works videographed. The directives were issued by the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Rural Development Arvind Singh 'Gop' to officials on Friday. Asking...