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Slain policeman to lie in honour at US Capitol Rotunda

Washington, April 7 | William "Billy" Evans, the Capitol Police officer who was killed when a car rammed into him last week, will lie...

Police officer killed in US Capitol attack (Ld)

By Arul LouisNew York, April 3 | A vehicle attack at the US Capitol killed a police officer and the alleged assailant was...

Police officer dead after vehicle rams into US Capitol

Washington, April 3 | A police officer was killed after a person rammed his vehicle into barriers surrounding the US Capitol complex, according...

Facebook CEO blames Trump, rioters for Capitol attack

San Francisco, March 26 | Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg refused to own up any responsibility for the January 6 attack on the US Capitol...

‘Trump could be culpable for role in Capitol riots’

Washington, March 22 | A US federal prosecutor, who previously led the criminal probe into the January 6 Capitol riots, said former President Donald...

Two charged for assaulting officers during US Capitol riots

Washington, March 16 | The US Department of Justice announced that two men have been arrested and charged for assaulting police officers, one of...

National Guard deployment at US Capitol extended

Washington, March 10 | The Pentagon has announced that the deployment period of the nearly 2,300 National Guard troops at the US Capitol has...

Videos released of suspect planting bombs before US Capitol riot

Washington, March 10 | The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released new videos showing a person planting two pipe bombs outside the headquarters...

2nd lawmaker sues Trump over Capitol riot

Washington, March 6 | Democratic House lawmaker Eric Swalwell, one of the nine impeachment managers, filed a lawsuit accusing former President Donald Trump of...

US Capitol on alert over ‘possible plot’ for March 4 attack

Washington, March 4 | US Capitol Police said that it has learned of a "possible plot to breach the Capitol" by a militia group...

Jan 6 Capitol riot is domestic terrorism: FBI Chief

Washington, March 3 | Christopher Wray, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), said that the law enforcement agency classifies the deadly January...

Independent commission to investigate US Capitol riots

Washington, Feb 16 | US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said the Congress will establish an "outside, independent" commission to investigate the January 6...

India compares violence over farm reforms to Capitol Hill rioting

New Delhi/Washington, Feb 4 | In response to the US remarks, the government on Thursday compared the violent protests against its farm reforms to...

Capitol police chief calls for permanent fencing

Washington, Jan 29 | Chief of the US Capitol Police Chief (USCP) has called for permanent fencing around the Capitol building in Washington D.C.,...

Capitol rioter willing to testify in Trump impeachment trial: Report

Washington, Jan 29 | A man who had his face painted blue and red and donned a fur hat with horns while storming the...

Criminal charges for lawmakers who helped Capitol riot: Pelosi

Washington, Jan 16 | Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, has suggested that any lawmaker found to have assisted in the...

US Justice Department watchdog launches probe into Capitol riot

Washington, Jan 16 | The US Department of Justice's (DOJ) Office of the Inspector General announced that it will launch an investigation into violent...

Man asks Trump for pardon after storming Capitol

Washington, Jan 15 | A man who had his face painted blue and red and donned a fur hat with horns while storming the...

Stunning revelations from first FBI briefing after US Capitol attack

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Jan 13 | Less than a week after a deadly January 6 attack on the US Capitol by a pro...

US Capitol Police probing officers over riot

Washington, Jan 12 | The US Capitol Police (USCP) has confirmed that it was investigating some officers over their actions during the January 6...

Acting DHS Secretary resigns following Capitol riot

Washington, Jan 12 | US Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf has resigned from his post, making him the third cabinet member of...

FB, Google, Microsoft halt political contributions after Capitol riot

San Francisco, Jan 12 | Facebook, Google and Microsoft have announced that they were freezing political contributions from their political action committees (PAC) in...

‘Crowd storming Capitol to have public health consequences’

Washington, Jan 9 | A US health official said that the violent storming of the Capitol by a largely mask-less crowd earlier this week...

Injured US Capitol police officer dies

Washington, Jan 8 | The US Capitol Police (USCP) has confirmed that an officer who was wounded during the violent protests that rocked Washington...

George Clooney: Capitol Hill siege puts Trumps into ‘dustbin of history’

Los Angeles, Jan 8 | Hollywood star George Clooney has condemned the Capitol Hill siege, saying that the name of Donald Trump will now...

China celebrates US Capitol Hill attack, world leaders stress need to...

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Jan 8 | As the unfolding of the ghastly attack inside Capitol Hill in Washington by outgoing US President Donald...

Angry twitterati: Indians watch US Capitol violence with dismay, strong feelings

By Rahul KumarNew Delhi, Jan 8 | The extraordinary situation that engulfed Washington after thousands of President Donald Trumps supporters, egged on by his...

US Transportation Secy resigns in protest over Capitol violence

Washington, Jan 8 | US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has announced her resignation in protest over the chaos and violence that rocked Capitol Hill.With...

‘US Capitol attack shows impact of hatred by political leaders’

Geneva, Jan 8 | Michelle Bachelet, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, said that the violent assault on the US Capitol showed the...

Merkel angry, sad over US Capitol chaos

Berlin, Jan 8 | German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed her anger and sadness after supporters of US President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol building...

US homeland security official urges Trump to ‘strongly condemn’ violence at...

Washington, Jan 8 | Acting US Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf on Thursday urged President Donald Trump to "strongly condemn" the violence that took...

How did the pro Trump mob waltz into US Capitol?

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Jan 7 | They smashed windows, they climbed walls, they took down the American flag and replaced it with a...

Trump’s speech ‘directly’ caused Capitol Hill siege: Priti Patel

London, Jan 7 | UK Home Secretary Priti Patel on Thursday held US President Donald Trump responsible for the "awful" scenes and violence at...

Obama calls Capitol chaos ‘dishonour, shame’ for US

Washington, Jan 7 | Former President of the United States Barack Obama has described the unprecedented chaos at the Capitol as "a moment of...

After mayhem at US Capitol, Trump finally backs off

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Jan 7 | "We're going to walk down Pennsylvania Avenue ... and we're going to the Capitol ... we're going...

Distressed to see news on rioting and violence: PM on US...

New Delhi, Jan 7 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condemned the violent chaos that unfolded a day ago at the US Capitol...

Congress affirms Biden’s win over Trump after Capitol chaos (Ld)

Washington, Jan 7 | Hours after unprecedented violence and chaos rocked Washington D.C., the US Congress on Thursday morning affirmed President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral...

3 White House aides resign after Capitol violence

Washington, Jan 7 | Three White House aides, including First Lady Melania Trump's chief of staff Stephanie Grisham, have resigned from their posts in...

US Congress reconvenes hours after Capitol breach

Washington, Jan 7 | The US Congress has reconvened for proceedings to certify President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the November 2020 election, hours after...

Twitter, FB block temporarily block Trump following Capitol chaos (Ld)

Washington, Jan 7 | Social media giants Twitter and Facebook have temporarily blocked US President Donald Trump from further posting after his supporters violently...

Biden condemns ‘insurrection’ at US Capitol

Washington, Jan 7 | US President-elect Joe Biden condemned what he called "insurrection" at the US Capitol on Wednesday, after protesters broke into the...

Trump urges supporters to ‘go home’ after US Capitol stormed amid...

Washington, Jan 7 | US President Donald Trump urged his supporters to "go home" after some of them stormed the Capitol on Wednesday, where...

Woman killed by gunfire in Capitol as Trump supporters launch assault...

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan 7 | A woman was killed in gunfire inside Capitol building after President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the building...

Man killed in shooting near Seattle Capitol

Seattle, Nov 9 | A was shot was killed in a shooting near the Capitol in the US city of Seattle, according to the...

Ginsburg becomes 1st woman to lie in state at US Capitol

Washington, Sep 26 | Late US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg became the first woman to lie in state at the Capitol here,...

Late US civil rights icon lies in state at Capitol

Washington, July 28 | The late US Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis laid in state at the Capitol here which is one...

US House votes to remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Washington, July 23 | The US House of Representatives, where Democrats have a majority, approved legislation that would remove Confederate statues from the Capitol.The...

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Hyundai Motor to phase out Kona EVs in domestic market

Seoul, April 21 | Hyundai Motor has stopped the production of the Kona Electric for the domestic market in a move to phase...