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Time Is No Ally As Dems Strain To Finish Biden’s $2T Bill

WASHINGTON: If President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion social and environment package was a Broadway show, its seven months on Congress’ stage could qualify it as a hit. But lawmaking isn’t show business, and many Democrats worry that with the curtain falling soon on 2021, time is not their friend. Each passing day threatens to push final action into 2022, an ...

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Will Inaugurate ‘Samajwadi Purvanchal Expressway’ in Symbolic Way, Says Akhilesh Yadav After Permission Denied for Rath Yatra

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has said he will symbolically inaugurate the ‘Samajwadi Purvanchal Expressway’ by offering flowers as the Ghazipur district administration has denied permission for his Rath Yatra. Yadav also claimed the BJP was five years behind SP as during the SP regime, fighter jets had landed on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway and now a similar exercise would be ...

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Business Highlights: Child Care Crisis, Automaker Earnings

___ Exacerbated by pandemic, child care crisis hampers economy SEATTLE: The pandemic has made clear what many experts had long warned: The absence of reliable and affordable child care limits the jobs people can accept, makes it harder to climb the corporate ladder and ultimately restricts the ability of the broader economy to grow. Now, each caretaker resignation, coronavirus exposure ...

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Will Shivraj Singh Chouhan Ride Out the BJP’s CM Changing Spree?

In his fourth term in office, Madhya Pradesh’s Shivraj Singh Chouhan easily ranks as one of the most successful chief ministers among his contemporaries. However, the man himself has been under the spotlight ever since the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s top leadership shunted the CMs of Gujarat, Uttarakhand and Karnataka in quick succession. No wonder an otherwise calm and composed ...

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Abhishek Banerjee to Lead First Big TMC Rally in Tripura on Sept 15, Padayatra on the Cards

Abhishek Banerjee. (Image: News18) Banerjee earlier went to Tripura to stand by workers of IPAC and again to stand in solidarity with TMC leaders who were arrested. An FIR was lodged against Banerjee too. CNN-News18 Last Updated:September 10, 2021, 09:14 IST FOLLOW US ON: Abhishek Banerjee, the Trinamool Congress National General Secretary, will hold a rally in Tripura on September ...

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Three Senators Test Positive For COVID In Breakthrough Cases

WASHINGTON: Three senators said Thursday they have tested positive for COVID-19 despite being vaccinated, a high-profile collection of breakthrough cases that comes as the highly infectious delta variant spreads rapidly across the United States. Sens. Angus King, I-Maine, Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and John Hickenlooper, D-Colo., all said they have tested positive for the virus. Almost every member of the Senate ...

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