Washington | March 6, 2021 1:13:29 AM ISTUS President Joe Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Friday in a telephonic conversation agreed to coordinate their policies toward several countries including China and Russia.... read..
New York |Saturday, 2021 4:15:05 AM ISTA day after US President Joe Biden joked that Indian-Americans were taking over the US, he appointed two of them as special assistants for advising him on domestic policies.... read..
Washington |Saturday, 2021 7:45:06 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden has agreed that Authorizations for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) that justify American military operations, need to be updated, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki.... read..
Washington | March 6, 2021 6:43:25 AM ISTUS President Joe Biden on Friday extended for another year the national emergency declared with respect to Iran in the year 1995, the White House announced.... read..
By Reena BhardwajWashington | March 5, 2021 7:43:23 AM ISTPresident Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) congratulated the NASA team responsible for the success of the Perseverance rover that landed on Mars earlier this month. He lauded the team at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)/California Institute of Techn... read..
New York |Friday, 2021 2:45:06 PM ISTIndian-Americans are taking over the US, President Joe Biden said while congratulating Swati Mohan, the NASA engineer, who guided the Mars rover Perseverance to a soft landing on the Red Planet.... read..
Washington | March 4, 2021 5:43:28 AM ISTUS President Joe Biden on Wednesday (local time) called Texas and Mississippi's decision to lift the mask mandate as "Neanderthal thinking".... read..
New York |Thursday, 2021 5:15:05 PM ISTIssuing a high alert about the growing dangers to the international system from China, President Joe Biden has called for building alliances with like-minded countries and said the US will deepen its ties with India.... read..
Washington | March 4, 2021 3:43:24 AM ISTPresident Joe Biden's nominee for Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) director William Burns on Wednesday suggested to the Republicans that the Confucius Institutes should be barred from the US public schools and universities.... read..
Washington | March 3, 2021 5:13:20 AM ISTThe United States would have enough Covid-19 vaccine doses for every adult American by the end of May, said President Joe Biden on Tuesday (local time).... read..
Washington |Wednesday, 2021 9:15:06 PM ISTThe US Senate has overwhelmingly voted to confirm President Joe Biden's nominee Cecilia Rouse, a Princeton University economist, to lead the White House Council of Economic Advisers, making her the first African-American to hold the position.... read..
Washington |Wednesday, 2021 1:45:05 PM ISTRhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo was confirmed by the Senate as the new US commerce secretary, about two months after President Joe Biden's announcement of the nomination.... read..
New York |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 PM ISTAfter weeks of cliffhanger politics, US President Joe Biden's choice to head the Office of Management and Budget, Neera Tanden, pulled her nomination marking the first big defeat for a Biden - Harris Cabinet nominee.... read..
New York |Wednesday, 2021 5:45:06 PM ISTIndian-American Neera Tanden, who had alienated politicians on all sides, has withdrawn her nomination for a cabinet position, but US President Joe Biden has promised her another job that will not need Senate approval.... read..
Washington | March 3, 2021 3:13:22 AM ISTUS President Joe Biden is expected to announce that American drugmaker Merck will help in the manufacturing of a vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson, CNN reported citing administration officials.... read..
Washington | March 3, 2021 3:43:22 AM ISTUS President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced a collaboration between Johnson & Johnson, Merck, and the federal government to ramp up COVID-19 vaccine production.... read..
New York |Tuesday, 2021 12:45:07 PM ISTProcessing of non immigrant visas, including H1B cases are taking a backseat for now as the Joe Biden administration turns its attention to more than 470,000 immigrant visa cases currently pending in US consulates across the globe - a 7x year on year upti... read..
Washington |Tuesday, 2021 1:45:06 PM ISTPresident Joe Biden's administration will allow migrant families separated at the US-Mexico border under former President Donald Trump to reunite inside the United States, Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said.... read..
New York |Tuesday, 2021 6:15:06 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden has appointed Indian-American Maju Varghese, who was the Chief Operating Officer of his campaign, as his deputy assistant and Director of the White House Military Office.... read..
Washington | March 2, 2021 5:13:44 PM ISTThe US Senate on Monday (local time) voted to confirm President Joe Biden's pick Miguel Cardona to lead the Department of Education.... read..
By John SolomouNicosia | March 1, 2021 2:43:34 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden has stressed many times that the US will return to the nuclear deal reached in 2015 with Iran -officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - provided that Iran complies with the terms of the deal.... read..
Beijing | February 28, 2021 6:13:20 AM ISTIt seems tensions between China and the US over the South China Sea will continue under the new US administration as the Chinese military recently conducted a live-fire drill to test its response to repeated missile attacks in a "far sea" and Washington a... read..
Washington | February 28, 2021 6:43:24 AM ISTUS President Joe Biden on Saturday said the approval of Johnson & Johnson's single-shot coronavirus vaccine by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is "exciting news" but warned Americans against letting their guard down as the situation could de... read..
Washington |Sunday, 2021 4:15:05 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden has urged the Senate to quickly pass the $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package, which was approved by the House on Saturday.... read..
US | February 28, 2021 8:43:30 PM ISTWashington [US], February 28 (ANI) The Biden administration is planning to open another facility in south Texas to expand processing capacity for children and families arriving at the US-Mexico border, CNN reported citing a Department of Homeland Security... read..
Washington | February 27, 2021 5:43:24 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden on Friday said that he will hold Saudi Arabia accountable after the government released a report revealing that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of US-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi.... read..
Washington | February 27, 2021 4:43:31 PM ISTThe US House of Representatives on Saturday (local time) approved President Joe Biden's USD 1.9 trillion coronavirus aid package by a majority of votes.... read..
New Delhi | February 27, 2021 3:43:23 PM ISTHundreds of civil society groups in the US, along with several progressive lawmakers, are keeping up the pressure on the Biden administration to support India's TRIPS waiver on COVID-19 vaccines, reported Inside US Trade - an online news service.... read..
Washington |Monday, 2020 8:45:06 PM ISTA new poll has revealed that Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden was leading US President Donald Trump by six points in the swing states of Michigan and Nevada, while the two rivals were tied in Iowa.... read..