United States

USA’s withdrawal from TPP: Questions & Answers

February 3, 2017

Keeping his election campaign promise, US President Donald Trump signed the presidential memorandum to withdraw from Trans Pacific Partnership on his very first day in office (23 January). This article presents an overview of developments. What is origin of TPP and what is impact of US withdrawal from...

Various Steps in United States President’s Election

May 7, 2016

The United States has a bicameral legislature consisting of the Senate and the House of Representatives. Direct elections are held to fill the vacancies in these legislatures. In addition, the vacancies in the Senate may be filled by a gubernatorial appointment. Like in India, the minimum age...

Types of United States Visas

February 15, 2016

A Visa is an authorisation to a visitor to enter the territory for which it was issued, subject to permission of an immigration official at the time of actual entry. There are several types of Visas such as Transit Visa, which is valid for some 5 days; Tourist...

Relationship between the U.S. Congress and the U.S. President

November 11, 2015

The relationship between Congress and the President is dynamic, changing with every issue, every event. Sometimes it is cordial and cooperative. Sometimes it is hostile and polarized. And sometimes it is both things on the same day, shifting with the issue under consideration. It lies at the...

Present Global Economic Scenario and Role of United States

September 13, 2015

US will expectedly lead revival for the developed world and India for the developing world with oil prices on a downward spiral followed by other commodity prices. The economies are no longer exclusive but are greatly intertwined with each other. The workers are becoming global players so...

US Policy on sale of drone – Recent changes and their implications

June 10, 2015

The American government’s policy initially was against export both armed and unarmed drones. The notable exceptions to this policy was UK, which is the only country to which USA sold armed drones, and France and Italy, to which USA sold unarmed surveillance drones. Recently, however, the government...