Kamala Harris asks Pakistan to act against terrorism

US Vice President Kamala Harris has told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that she was asking Pakistan to act on terrorism and ensure that terror groups do not target New Delhi or Washington, according to India’s Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla. Continue Reading

Kamala Harris delays Vietnam trip due to ‘health incident’

Vice President Kamala Harris’ trip from Singapore to Vietnam was delayed several hours Tuesday by an investigation into a possible case of the so-called Havana Syndrome in Hanoi, administration officials said. Continue Reading

Kamala Harris to visit Vietnam, Singapore in August

Vice President Kamala Harris could travel to Vietnam and Singapore in August, even as details of such a trip are not final yet, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday. Continue Reading

Biden announces international vaccine sharing plan

President Joe Biden on Thursday announced that the US will allocate 75 per cent – nearly 1.9 crore of the first tranche of 2.5 crore doses – of unused Covid-19 vaccines from its stockpile through the UN-backed Covax global vaccine sharing programme to countries in South and Southeast Asia as well as Africa to save lives and to lead the world in bringing an end to the pandemic. Continue Reading

Candles lit at White House to honour 5L Covid deaths in US

Candles were lit at the White House South Portico on the day which the number of Americans who died from Covid-19 broke the staggering record of 500,000. Continue Reading

White House’s warning on using Kamala Harris’ name

US Vice President Kamala Harris and her family will uphold the highest ethical standards, her spokesperson said, asserting that it is the policy of the White House that her name should not be used in connection with any commercial activity. Continue Reading

Senate approves budget bill as Harris casts tie-breaker vote

The Senate early Friday approved a budget resolution that’s a key step toward fast-track passage of President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan without support from Republicans. Continue Reading

Biden, Harris pay respects to Capitol officer killed in riot

Slain US Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick lay in honour Wednesday in the building he died defending as colleagues and the lawmakers he protected paid their respects. Continue Reading

Kamala Harris credits mom for her success

Kamala Harris, who scripted history by becoming the first-ever woman Vice President of the US, has credited her Indian mother for showing faith in her and always reminding her two daughters that though we may be the first, we should not be the last. Continue Reading