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US radio show host Rush Limbaugh | Bloomberg

Rush Limbaugh, American Right’s star ‘shock jock’ who hated Democrats, feminists, blacks

US radio show host Rush Limbaugh, who died Wednesday aged 70, almost single handedly triggered deep divisions in American society and media with his ultra conservative views.
File photo of Joe Biden and Barack Obama | Photo: Mike Theiler | Photo via Bloomberg

These are the Obama-era lessons Joe Biden can learn from

As Biden faces multiple challenges in his early months, he will have to draw on his experience in Washington while adjusting to new realities. Here is a list of ways he can move ahead.
Vanita Gupta, Biden-Harris administration's Associate Attorney General nominee | Wikimedia commons

Vanita Gupta — 2nd generation Indian American is Biden’s associate attorney general pick

The 45-year-old has had an illustrious career as a civil rights litigator, serving as head of the civil rights division of justice department under Obama administration.
Barack Obama was the US president from 2008 to 2016 | Sean Gallup | (Getty Images via Bloomberg) | File image

‘Great dishonour and shame’ for US — Barack Obama on Capitol violence

Obama's statement came hours after pro-Trump rioters stormed the US Capitol, interrupting a joint session of Congress where lawmakers were set to certify President-elect Biden's win.
Asad Durrani

Pakistan Army is now an echo chamber — look at what it did to ex-ISI chief Asad Durrani

The ex-ISI chief was punished not for disclosing any secret, but for analysing the tantalising event of the 2011 American operation in Abbottabad to kill Osama bin Laden.
Interior designer Anvay Naik and his mother Kumud died by suicide in 2018, and Republic TV chief Arnab Goswami is among those accussed of abetting it | Image: ThePrint Team

Mumbai designer’s financial distress began before Arnab Goswami’s office contract

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.
Rahul Gandhi | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Obama’s book raises one of the central issues for Congress — Rahul Gandhi

In episode 621 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta analyses the Congress party under Rahul Gandhi and why he has not been very successful.
Barack and Michelle Obama at the Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum in Mumbai | Official White House Photo by Pete Souza | Wikimedia Commons

In wishing Mahatma Gandhi were alive, Obama echoes all the world’s liberals

Obama’s memoir, covering his political career till 2011, foresees the rise of xenophobic nationalism across the world.
Former US president Barack Obama (centre) with then Congress president Sonia Gandhi (left) and then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during his visit to India in 2010 | Wikimedia commons

Obama was ‘doubtful’ if Rahul will fulfil destiny laid out by Sonia after Manmohan left office

Former US president Barack Obama, in his book A Promised Land, has described in detail his meeting with Manmohan Singh, Rahul and Sonia Gandhi in 2010.
Asad Durrani

Barack Obama memoir says a lot. But it’s ex-ISI chief Asad Durrani’s book that needs attention

While India is obsessed about what former US President Barack Obama said about Rahul Gandhi, it is a fiction book from Pakistan that we must turn to.
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