US Presidential Election 2016

October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017

Facebook to turn over Russia-linked ads

Social media giant Facebook is expected to provide Congress with more than 3,000 ads that ran around the time of the 2016 presidential election and are linked to a Russian ad agency.

November 9, 2016
November 9, 2016

[WATCH] Dhakaites react to victory of Donald Trump

Dhaka dwellers express their instant reaction as Donald Trump wins the American election to become the 45th President of the United States.

September 9, 2016
September 9, 2016

Trump would spend billions more on military, but for what?

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s US military buildup plan would cost hundreds of billions of dollars - but with no apparent strategy, defense experts from across the political spectrum say.

August 25, 2016
August 25, 2016

Clinton leads Trump in key swing states

If the US presidential election were held today, Democrat Hillary Clinton would win the key swing states of Florida, Ohio and Virginia and have a 95 percent chance of beating Republican Donald Trump to become America's first female president, according to the Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project.

August 13, 2016
August 13, 2016

How not to win an election?

It's not easy, but one way to try and maintain sanity is by taking a worldwide view of every situation.

July 29, 2016
July 29, 2016

The race for the White House is heating up

Brawn, brain and tears sum up the tone, temper and texture of the Republican and Democrat national conventions in Cleveland and Philadelphia respectively.

July 29, 2016
July 29, 2016

Hillary Clinton for US president

We congratulate Hillary Clinton who, after a grueling 15-month campaign, has finally clinched the Democratic Party's nomination for US president...

June 20, 2016
June 20, 2016

Trump top aide leaves campaign

The campaign manager for presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is to leave his job.

June 8, 2016
June 8, 2016

Clinton sets sights on Trump

Fresh from sewing up the Democratic presidential nomination, HIllary Clinton takes aim at her Republican nemesis Donald Trump for using divisive rhetoric that belittles women, Muslims and immigrants.

May 29, 2016
May 29, 2016

Most hated American endorses most hated US presidential candidate

Martin Shkreli, an infamous American pharmaceutical bigshot often considered 'the most hated man in America', endorses Donald Trump for US presidential elections.