Sunday, October 2, 2022

Biden not popular choice for White House in 2024, Harris could be

Washington |Monday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
Most Democrats don't want President Joe Biden to run again in 2024 but appear eager for someone other than him to be the nominee as his new approval ratings hit another new low among liberals.... read..

'She was 12, I was 30': Social media lights up over US President Biden's remark

Washington | September 24, 2022 11:30:22 PM IST
A digression by US President Joe Biden during his address to teachers at the National Education Association headquarters in Washinton DC on Saturday has bewildered netizens.... read..

Biden calls Russia's referendum 'sham', says US will never recognize annexation

Washington | September 24, 2022 8:28:43 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Friday called Russia's referendum a "sham" and said that America will never recognize Ukrainian territory as anything other than part of Ukraine.... read..

Biden 'determined' to continue helping flood-ravaged Pakistan

New York |Saturday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
US President Joe Biden, in a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, expressed his determination to continue extending support to the people affected by floods in Pakistan, media reports said.... read..

Biden, Erdogan slammed for "failure" to adequately address China's rights abuses at UNGA

Washington | September 22, 2022 4:33:00 PM IST
The Washington-based East Turkistan Government-in-Exile has rebuked US President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, accusing that the two leaders did not adequately address the issues of the minority community in China's Xinjiang region... read..

Biden, UN Chief discuss Ukraine war, black sea grain deal in New York

New York | September 22, 2022 8:34:58 AM IST
US President Joe Biden held discussions with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday on issues including the Russia-Ukraine war and the Black Sea grain deal.... read..

UNGA 2022: Biden, Liz Truss commit to continue coordination on global challenges

New York | September 22, 2022 8:34:56 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Wednesday met with the newly elected UK Prime Minister Liz Truss on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly and committed to continue close coordination between both the countries on global challenges, including... read..

Biden rebukes Putin for Russia's war on Ukraine at UNGA

New York | September 21, 2022 10:27:47 PM IST
US President Joe Biden on Wednesday (local time) rebuked Russian President Vladimir Putin for Russia's war on Ukraine at the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).... read..

China seeks to develop military footprints in Pacific region: US President Biden's Dy Assistant

Washington | September 20, 2022 4:27:17 AM IST
Deputy Assistant to US President Joe Biden and White House Indo-Pacific coordinator Kurt Campbell said that China in the last several years has sought to expand its military footprints in the Pacific region.... read..

"Covid pandemic is over" says US President Joe Biden

Washington | September 19, 2022 2:57:53 PM IST
The COVID-19 pandemic is over, US President Joe Biden announced during CBS' '60 minutes' programme, The Washington Post reported.... read..

Biden says US would defend Taiwan from Chinese invasion

Washington | September 19, 2022 12:03:05 PM IST
US President Joe Biden said that American forces would defend Taiwan from a Chinese invasion, the most explicit statement by him so far on the issue concerning cross-strait relations.... read..

"Make sure you do what you're supposed to do": Biden recalls hearty talk with Queen Elizabeth, says she reminded him of his mother

Washington | September 19, 2022 4:57:43 AM IST
Expressing his condolences to the royal family, US President Joe Biden on Sunday (local time) paid his respects at Queen Elizabeth's coffin and said that the Queen had always reminded him of his mother.... read..

Biden warns Putin against use of chemical or nuclear weapons

Washington |Sunday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
US President Joe Biden has warned his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin against the use of chemical or tactical nuclear weapons in the ongoing war with Ukraine that has stretched to more than six months now.... read..

Biden boosts vaccine programme ahead of threats of fresh Covid-19 surge in winter

Washington |Saturday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
US President Joe Biden's administration has accelerated the vaccine programme to immunise more Americans in a major effort not to lose the momentum gained in the declining trend in Covid-19 infection outbreak in many parts of the country, ahead of the ons... read..

US President Biden to depart for UK to attend Queen Elizabeth's funeral

Washington | September 17, 2022 12:58:42 PM IST
US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden on Friday (local time) will depart for the UK to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. The latter breathed her last on September 9.... read..

Biden administration favours closer economic ties with Taiwan amid China's provocative drills

Washington | September 16, 2022 1:28:17 PM IST
After China's provocative military drills around Taiwan, post US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to the self-governing island on August 2, the Biden administration is advancing toward a closer economic relationship with Taipei.... read..

Biden pays tributes to 9/11 victims and heroes on 21st anniversary of tragedy

Washington |Monday, 2022 5:15:13 AM IST
US President Joe Biden attended a wreath-laying ceremony at the Pentagon on Sunday to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, saying: "What was destroyed, we have repaired. What was threatened, we fortified. What was attacked, the ... read..

US President Joe Biden honours 9/11 victims at Pentagon

Washington | September 12, 2022 4:28:42 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Sunday paid tribute to the victims of the 9/11 terror attack by al-Qaeda terrorists, taking part in a remembrance event at the Pentagon, and delivered remarks to honour those killed.... read..

US Prez Biden announces to attend funeral of Queen Elizabeth II

Washington | September 10, 2022 6:28:39 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Friday announced to attend the funeral of British monarch Queen Elizabeth II who died on Thursday aged 96.... read..

Joe Biden to attend Queen Elizabeth II's funeral

Washington |Saturday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST
US President Joe Biden will be prominent among several high-profile heads of state who are likely to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II, the White House confirmed on Friday.... read..

US President Biden, first lady sign condolence book at British Embassy after Queen Elizabeth's demise

Washington | September 9, 2022 6:57:08 AM IST
US President Joe Biden with First Lady Jill Biden on Friday visited the British Embassy in Washington to sign a condolence book after the death of British Queen Elizabeth II.... read..

She defined an era: US prez Biden condoles death of British Queen Elizabeth II

Washington | September 9, 2022 3:58:15 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Friday mourned the death of the longest-serving monarch of the UK, Queen Elizabeth II, saying that "the thoughts and prayers of people all across the United States are with the people of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth in... read..

Biden administration reverses Trump's decision, approves USD 450 million F-16 fleet sustainment programme to Pakistan

Washington | September 8, 2022 3:00:19 PM IST
The United States approved the sale of F-16 Case for Sustainment and related equipment for an estimated cost of USD 450 million to Pakistan, the Defence Security Cooperation Agency said on Wednesday.... read..

Biden says Trump, MAGA Republicans represent extremism, are threat to democracy

Washington |Saturday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
US President Joe Biden went into a combative mood, dubbing his predecessor Donald Trump and the MAGA (Make America Great Again) Republicans as representing "extremism" that threatened the very foundations of American democracy.... read..

Biden says 'MAGA Forces' trying to repeal rights, people must defend US democracy

US | September 2, 2022 5:57:27 AM IST
Washington [US], September 2 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States faces the possibility of having rights to abortion and same-sex marriage rolled back if so-called "MAGA forces" are allowed to take back control of the country, US President Joe Biden said in e... read..

No place for political violence in US, says Biden

Washington | September 2, 2022 7:27:24 AM IST
Condemning "political violence" in the United States, President Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) said that there is no place for it in the country.... read..

Biden, Xi still planning meeting but 'no resolution yet': Official

Washington | September 1, 2022 4:26:52 AM IST
US President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping are still planning on meeting in person, National Security Council coordinator John Kirby said on Wednesday (local time).... read..

Biden underscores US commitment over Iran, says 'never allow Tehran to acquire nuclear weapon'

Washington | September 1, 2022 3:56:52 AM IST
US President Joe Biden spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid and underscored the commitment of the United States to never allow Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon.... read..

US President Biden urges Iraq 'national dialogue' in call with PM Kadhimi

Washington | September 1, 2022 2:27:13 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Wednesday (local time) spoke with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi and praised the performance of the Iraqi Security Forces during escalating tensions in Baghdad earlier this week.... read..

US President Biden 'determined' to ban assault weapons

Washington | August 31, 2022 4:28:51 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Tuesday (local time) said that he is determined to ban assault weapons in America, amid the increasing gun violence in the country.... read..

Biden to ask Congress for approval of USD 1.1 billion arms sale to Taiwan: Reports

Washington | August 30, 2022 7:57:06 AM IST
The Biden administration plans to ask Congress to approve a USD 1.1 billion arms sale to Taiwan that includes hundreds of missiles for fighter jets and anti-ship systems, according to media reports.... read..

Trump wrong on legal status of Biden's student loan write off: Education Dept

Washington |Sunday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
The US Education department, brain behind US President Joe Biden's massive billion dollar write off program on student debt, pointed out it has proper legal status under the HEROES act and that former president Donald Trump was "substantively incorrect" q... read..

Mark Zuckerberg admits censoring 'Hunter Biden Laptop' story for a week

New York | August 26, 2022 6:26:44 AM IST
Mark Zuckerberg has admitted that Facebook algorithmically censored the 'Hunter Biden laptop' story for a week.... read..

'Didn't have any advance notice': Biden breaks silence on FBI's Trump raid

Washington |Friday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST
US President Joe Biden claimed on Wednesday that he had no advance notice on the FBI raid on his predecessor Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago (Florida) residence that led to the seizure of 11 boxes of classified documents which the Department of Justice consider... read..

Biden cancels student loans up to $10k as 45 mn borrowers owe $1.7 tn in student debt

Washington |Thursday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
US President Joe Biden's administration announced on Wednesday it will cancel up to $10,000 in student debt for borrowers who earn $125,000 a year or less and up to $20,000 for recipients of Pell Grants that roughly follows his Education Department's dema... read..

US first lady Jill Biden tests positive for rebound case of Covid-19

Washington | August 25, 2022 2:57:44 AM IST
US first lady, Jill Biden tested positive again for a rebound case of COVID-19 on Wednesday, her deputy communications director Kelsey Donohue said in a statement.... read..

Biden announces military aid worth USD 2.98 bln to Ukraine on its Independence Day

Washington | August 24, 2022 7:26:39 PM IST
On Ukraine's Independence Day on Wednesday, US President Joe Biden announced aid of USD 2.98 billion in weapons and equipment to the country as Kyiv continues to resist Russian forces for the last six months.... read..

Joe Biden to announce cancellation of student loan debt today

Washington | August 24, 2022 7:26:54 AM IST
US President Joe Biden is likely to announce student loan relief on Wednesday in addition to an extension of the existing payment pause, The Hill reported citing sources.... read..

Antony Fauci to step down as chief medical advisor to Biden in December

Washington | August 22, 2022 10:27:02 PM IST
Top American doctor Antony Fauci said on Monday that he will quit as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and also as the chief medical adviser to President Joe Biden in December this year.... read..

Biden, European leaders discuss Ukraine's Zaporizhzhya nuclear plant fears

Washington | August 22, 2022 5:27:36 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Sunday called the leaders of France, Germany and the United Kingdom and expressed concern about the importance of protecting the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant in Ukraine.... read..

Xi asked US to prevent Pelosi's visit to Taiwan but Biden declined

Washington | August 21, 2022 4:58:33 AM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping asked his US counterpart Joe Biden, during last month's phone conversation, to prevent US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi from visiting Taiwan, The Washington Post reported on Saturday citing White House officials.... read..

US economy looks up as supply chains ease following Prez Biden's recent measures

Washington |Saturday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
The US economy has begun to look up with gas prices falling every day and shipping bottlenecks easing, due to President Joe Biden's recent legislative actions and his signature on the Inflation Reduction Act managing to stop and begin a strong return to a... read..

Delhi HC expresses concern over Ramdev's statement on Biden, booster dose (Ld)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed concern over a recent statement of yoga expert Ramdev on the Covid-19 vaccine efficacy pointing out that US President Joe Biden tested positive for the virus despite taking a booster dose.... read..

Delhi HC expresses concern over Baba Ramdev's statement on US President Biden

New Delhi | August 17, 2022 10:30:29 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed its concern over the statement allegedly given by Baba Ramdev on US President Joe Biden. In one of the statements Ramdev allegedly said how US President Joe Biden tested positive for Covid despite being vaccinat... read..

Biden signs major climate change, health care law

Washington | August 17, 2022 3:26:56 AM IST
US President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed into law a sweeping bill to lower health care costs and address climate change, representing a key win for Democrats in Congress.... read..

US first lady Jill Biden tests positive for COVID-19

Washington | August 16, 2022 8:27:07 PM IST
US first lady Jill Biden has been tested positive for COVID-19 and is experiencing mild symptoms, said a State Department press release.... read..

Ill-executed withdrawal of US questions Biden's competence as Taliban completes one year in Kabul

Kabul | August 16, 2022 4:27:10 PM IST
A year after the Taliban completes a year in Afghanistan following the withdrawal of US troops, US President Joe Biden's competence has been heavily questioned as the ill-executed withdrawal of the American forces led to the imposition of the brutal Talib... read..

Biden administration slams report critical of 'chaotic' US withdrawal from Afghanistan

Washington | August 16, 2022 5:28:36 AM IST
The Biden administration has slammed a new report by the Republican Party assessing the chaotic US withdrawal from Afghanistan.... read..

"Indispensable partners", says US president Biden on India's Independence Day

Washington | August 15, 2022 9:56:30 AM IST
Extending wishes to India on the occasion of its 75th Independence Day, US President Joe Biden said the two countries are indispensable partners and he is confident that the two largest democracies will stand together to defend rules-based order, advance... read..

US joins people of India to honor its democratic journey, guided by Mahatma Gandhi, says Biden on India's Independence Day

Washington | August 15, 2022 5:56:57 AM IST
US President Joe Biden greeted India on the occasion of its 76th Independence Day and said that the Indian-American community has made their country a more innovative, inclusive, and stronger Nation.... read..

Biden expresses shock over Salman Rushdie's attack

Washington | August 14, 2022 4:27:56 AM IST
US President Joe Biden expressed shock over the "vicious attack" on Salman Rushdie and said that he pray for his health and recovery.... read..
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