An Islamic presidential system

Economic policies of the incumbent government have created a strangely depressing atmosphere due to the unbearable burden of taxes on the people, the horrendous rise in inflation, the lack of access to the global market, and the way friendly countries

Trump, Biden clash at fiery first presidential debate

CLEVELAND: US President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden battled fiercely in a chaotic first presidential debate marked by personal insults and repeated interruptions. Trump bulldozed his way through the 90-minute debate claiming that Democrats were trying to steal

President Trump, Biden prepare for first presidential debate

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump is reeling on the eve of his first televised debate against challenger Joe Biden after a report showed he has been avoiding paying almost any federal income tax for years. The report disclosed that Trump paid

SC dismisses pleas seeking referendum on presidential system

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed two petitions calling for a nationwide referendum on the establishment of a presidential form of government in the country. The SC registrar raised objections and said the petitioners have not approached other relevant

Democrats formally nominate Joe Biden as US presidential candidate

NEW YORK: US Democrats have nominated Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential candidate, formally designating him to challenge incumbent President Donald Trump in the November election. With the four-day convention largely virtual due to the coronavirus, delegates from around the

Biden to accept presidential nomination remotely

MILWAUKEE: Former United States Vice President Joe Biden will not travel to Wisconsin to accept the Democratic presidential nomination during the party’s national convention this month over coronavirus concerns. Democrats planned to hold a multiday convention but the event from

Trump floats delaying presidential election

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump raised the idea of delaying the United States presidential elections scheduled to be held on 3rd November later this year. The idea was immediately rejected by both Democrats and his fellow Republicans in Congress – the

Biden formally clinches US Democratic nomination

WASHINGTON: Former Vice President Joe Biden formally clinched the Democratic presidential nomination on Friday, setting the stage for a challenge to President Donald Trump in the November election. Us media projected that Biden passed the 1,991 delegates he needs to

Barack Obama endorses Joe Biden’s presidential bid

CHICAGO: Former President Barack Obama stepped from the political sidelines and formally endorsed his former Vice President, Joe Biden, giving the Democratic presidential nominee a boost for the upcoming presidential elections. In a 12-minute video released by the Biden campaign,

Bloomberg ends presidential campaign, endorses Biden

NEW YORK: US media tycoon Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday quit the Democratic presidential race and endorsed front-runner Joe Biden. The billionaire former mayor of New York was snubbed by voters on Super Tuesday despite blowing more than half a billion

UN envoy asks to accept Afghan presidential election results

NEW YORK: The top United Nations envoy to Afghanistan has called on Afghan presidential candidates to accept the results of the September 28 election if the war-torn country is to move forward along a path to sustainable peace. “Whatever the

Democrat Beto O’Rourke quits presidential campaign

HOUSTON: Democrat Beto O’Rourke announced Friday he is dropping out of the crowded race for the 2020 US presidential nomination, after months of stagnant polling numbers and dwindling finances. “Though it is difficult to accept, it is clear to me