Clinton boosts Obama in rousing convention speech

In a rousing speech to the Democratic National Convention, former U.S. President Bill Clinton formally nominated President Barack Obama Wednesday night saying, “I know we’re coming back” from the worst economic mess in generations and appealed to millions of hard-pressed Americans to support Mr. Obama for a second term in the White House. Mr. Obama […]

Digvijay traces Thackerays’ antecedents to Bihar

New Delhi: Raj Thackeray’s comments threatening to brand Biharis as “infiltrators” have fuelled a controversy with leaders from various political parties slamming the MNS chief over the issue. Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said the Thackeray family itself belonged to Bihar and had settled in Dhar in Western Madhya Pradesh from where they migrated to […]