COVID-19 makes Biden's 1st White House Christmas less merry

Washington: It's been a less merry holiday scene at the White House this year ..

Omicron cause for concern but US won't reinstate lockdown: Biden
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Biden, Xi to hold virtual summit on Monday
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Biden admin, US companies welcomed economic reforms by India: Sitharaman

Biden defends departure from 'forever war,' praises airlift

Washington: Addressing the nation, a defensive President Joe Biden on Tuesday called the U.S. airlift to extract more than 120,000 ..


US has reason to believe ISIS-K leaders behind Kabul attacks: Biden

Washington: US President Joe Biden said the United States has reason to believe the leaders of the Islamic State-Khorasan terror group ..

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Troops deployment in Afghanistan beyond Aug 31 under discussion: Joe Biden

Washington: US President Joe Biden said that extending the deployment of troops for the evacuation mission in Afghanistan beyond the ..


Biden hopeful for ending Afghan airlift on time, orders airlines' help

Washington: President Joe Biden on Sunday said he still hopes to complete the "heartbreaking" evacuation from Afghanistan ..

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I do not regret my decision: Biden on American forces withdrawal from Afghanistan

Washington: US President Joe Biden said that he does not regret his decision to withdraw American forces from Afghanistan amid the ..


US trying to help India, others to produce vaccine: Biden

Washington: The United States is helping India and other countries to be able produce the vaccines by themselves, President Joe Biden ..


Fully vaccinated people not required to wear masks in US; Biden calls it great milestone

Washington: In the biggest indication that the United States is fast returning to pre-pandemic life, the Centers for Disease Control ..


India was there for us and we will be there for them: US President Biden

Washington: India was there for the American people in their hour of need and the United States will be there for the country as it ..


Biden, Harris assure India of support in fight against COVID-19

Washington: US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have assured India and its people of providing all assistance, ..


Announcing Afghan pullout, Biden asks India to 'do more' for Kabul

New York: US President Joe Biden has asked India and other regional countries to pitch in to help stabilise Afghanistan as Washington ..

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Biden to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan by Sep 11

Washington: US President Joe Biden wants to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan by September 11, the 20th anniversary of the ..

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All US adults will be eligible for Covid vaccine by April 19, announces Biden

Washington: US President Joe Biden announced that all American adults will be eligible for a Covid-19 vaccine by April 19. On Tuesday,Biden ..


US will 'respond' if North Korea keeps firing missiles: Biden

Washington: The US will "respond" to North Korea if it continues to escalate tensions by testing ballistic missiles, President ..

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Biden taps Harris to lead diplomatic effort to stem immigrant flow

Washington: US President Joe Biden has entrusted his Vice President Kamala Harris with the task of leading the diplomatic effort and ..

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Indian-Americans taking over US: Joe Biden at NASA meet

Washington: Indian-Americans are taking over the country, US President Joe Biden said on Thursday, referring to the high number of ..

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Biden administration urged to implement H1B visa programme reforms

Washington: A bipartisan group of two powerful American Senators on Wednesday urged the President Joe Biden administration to implement ..

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Biden vows enough vaccine for all US adults by end of May

Washington: President Joe Biden said Tuesday that the US expects to take delivery of enough coronavirus vaccines for all adults by ..


Biden Admin welcomes India's emergence as a leading global power, its role in Indo-Pacific region

Washington: Describing India as one of the most important partners of the US in the Indo-Pacific region, the Biden Administration on ..


Huge relief for spouses of H1B workers, Biden nixes Trump plan to kill H4 work permits

New York: "Withdrawn". A single word on a thick bureaucratic file on the seventh day of the Biden administration delivered ..


US to purchase additional 200 million coronavirus vaccine doses

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the purchase of additional 200 million doses of coronavirus vaccines as ..

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Biden to reinstate COVID travel rules, add South Africa

Washington: President Joe Biden on Monday will formally reinstate COVID-19 travel restrictions on non-US travelers from Brazil, Ireland, ..


'Democracy has prevailed,' says Biden in his maiden speech as US President

Washington: "Democracy has prevailed," newly inaugurated US President Joe Biden said on Wednesday in his maiden speech as ..


Joe Biden takes oath as 46th US President, Kamala Harris as Vice President amidst tight security

Washington: Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States and Kamala Harris took oath as first woman Vice President ..

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Joe Biden takes oath as 46th president of United States

New Delhi: With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition of power, ..


Joe Biden, Kamala Harris arrive for historic inauguration at US Capitol

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Wednesday arrived for the historic inauguration ..


Biden returns to Washington DC to be sworn in as the 46th US President

Washington: Four years after he left the Beltway for his hometown in Delaware, Joe Biden returned to Washington DC a day before his ..

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Biden to deliver forward-looking inaugural speech built around the theme of unity

Washington: Joe Biden, in his maiden address to the nation soon after being sworn in as the 46th President of the United States, would ..

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Biden pushes unity two days before taking over crisis-laden White House

Washington: On the cusp of becoming president, Joe Biden pressed Monday for unity, while President Donald Trump remained secluded in ..


Ahead of inauguration Washington DC converted into garrison city as threat looms large

Washington: Ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Wednesday, the American ..

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Joe Biden's inauguration: Facebook bans 'stop the steal' phrase

San Francisco: Ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden on January 20, Facebook has announced to ban all content with ..

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'Democracy prevailed': Biden aims to unify divided nation

Wilmington: President-elect Joe Biden has told Americans that “democracy prevailed” as electors nationwide cast votes affirming ..

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A Joe Biden biography to warm the heart

The timing couldn't be more perfect. "Joe Biden: American Dreamer" (Bloomsbury) is a concise, brilliant and incisive ..

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Biden speaks with UN chief, discusses strengthening partnership on urgent global issues

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday spoke with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterresas as the two ..

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Joe Biden sprains ankle while playing with dog

President-elect Joe Biden sprained his ankle while playing with one of his dogs but didn't appear to suffer any broken bones, his ..

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Twitter to handover @POTUS account to Biden on Jan 20

San Francisco: Micro-blogging site Twitter has announced that it will handover the @POTUS (President of the United States) account ..

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Biden's win in Georgia reaffirmed after statewide recount

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden's win in Georgia has been reaffirmed after the state completed its full hand recount, ..

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Indian American Vivek Murthy, Arun Majumdar likely to figure in Biden's Cabinet: Report

Washington: Two eminent India-Americans, including former US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, are among the potential Cabinet picks in ..

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More Americans 'may die' due to COVID if Trump does not cooperate with transition process: Joe Biden

Washington: President-elect Joe Biden has warned that many more Americans "may die" if incumbent President Donald Trump does ..

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Biden vows to strengthen economy despite exploding pandemic

Wilmington : Acknowledging that the nation is in a “dark” place, President-elect Joe Biden on Monday said his administration ..

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Spike in COVID-19 cases is "alarming", Trump admin needs to take urgent action: Biden

Washington : US President-elect Joe Biden has described the spike in new coronavirus cases in the country as "alarming", ..

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There will be a smooth transition to a second Trump Administration: Mike Pompeo

Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday asserted that there will be a smooth transition to a second Trump Administration, ..

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Trump not conceding is an embarrassment, says Biden

Washington: US President Donald Trump not conceding defeat in the just-concluded election is an embarrassment, President-elect Joe ..


Biden, pledging unity, begins transition as Trump refuses to concede

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden took the first steps on Sunday towards taking over the White House 73 days from now but Donald ..


Biden plans to increase number of high-skilled visas, including H-1B

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden plans to increase the number of high-skilled visas, including the H-1B, and eliminate the ..