DEMOCRAT CONVENTION

  • US: Obama, Romney to spar over foreign policy October 22, 2012

    Washington: Seeking reelection, President Barack Obama is preparing to clash with his Republican rival Mitt Romney over foreign policy issues like Libya, Irans nuclear weapons programme, China and situation in the AfPak region in their last US presidential debate before the polls. Unlike the second debate in New York wherein...
  • Obama's 'Forward' message at Democratic convention: Has hope vanished? September 7, 2012

    Suhasini: Hello and welcome to World View with me, Suhasini Haidar. As you saw there, that call, let the race begin. President Obama formally accepting the Democratic nomination. Now that the presidential contest in the US has now been kicked off, we'll get to the highlights of that Democrat convention...
  • US Presidential elections: Will IndoAmericans tilt the Obama way? September 7, 2012

    Of the more than 3,000 IndoAmericans who were polled, nearly 65 per cent said they would vote for the Democrats, while 18 per cent said they favoured the Republicans. ...
  • DNC: Full text of Barack Obama's speech with video September 7, 2012

    Charlotte: Preaching patience, President Barack Obama urged voters on Thursday night to stay optimistic that America can pull itself out of an economic rut. "That hope has been tested," Obama said as he accepted his party's presidential nomination. Full text of Obama's speech: Michelle, I love you. The other night, I think...
  • Obama's 'Forward' message at Democratic convention: Has hope vanished? September 5, 2012

    Suhasini: Hello and welcome to World View with me, Suhasini Haidar. As you saw there, that call, let the race begin. President Obama formally accepting the Democratic nomination. Now that the presidential contest in the US has now been kicked off, we'll get to the highlights of that Democrat convention...
  • Full text of Michelle Obama speech September 5, 2012

    Charlotte: First lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday night in a primetime Democratic Convention speech praised her husband and US President Barack Obama saying he is the "man we can trust" to revive the nation's weak economy. Here is the full text of the first lady's speech: Thank you so much, Elainewe are...
  • Obama's nomination at Democrat Convention on Thursday September 4, 2012

    Republican Mitt Romney left no opportunity in hitting out at President Barack Obama at the Florida Convention. All eyes are now on the Democrat Convention that will take place on Thursday. ...
  • Speech gives Obama 6pt lead over McCain: Poll August 29, 2008

    New Delhi: Eight months of a bitter and often divisive campaign to win the nomination for president ended on on Friday when, with more than 70,000 flag waving supporters cheering him on, Barack Obama vowed to restore America's standing in the world and to reverse its economic collapse. "With profound gratitude...
  • Get to know me, Obama says going into convention August 25, 2008

    Denver (Colorado): Senator Barack Obama says this week's Democratic National Convention would help give voters a better sense of who he is and he could get some unexpected help. Plans are in place for Senator Edward Kennedy to make a dramatic appearance Monday on opening night subject to whether he...