WASHINGTON: U.S. consumers increased their spending by 1.4% in September, a modest gain but far less than the big increases of late spring, adding to concerns that Americans remain cautious with the viral pandemic resurging across the country and impeding the economy. The September gain marked the fifth straight monthly […]

Attacking Opposition RJD, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Friday appealed to people to not “get misled” by those who “ignored” women and backward classes during their rule. Addressing an election rally at Parbatta in Bihar, he said, “They are talking today, but how was the condition of women earlier? They […]

WASHINGTON: Politics aside, there is one outcome of the 2020 U.S. presidential election that could bring some relief to Pentagon planners: a clear-cut victory. By either candidate. In the months preceding the election on Tuesday, U.S. military officials have been forced to contemplate the possible fallout from a contested election, […]