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    India's per capita carbon footprint is 60% lower than global average: PM Modi

    Apr 22, 2021, 10:44 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 22 said country's per capita carbon footprint is 60% lower than the global average.

  • Super 100 | Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan

    Super 100 | Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan

    Apr 15, 2021, 07:23 AM IST

    President Joe Biden said that he will withdraw remaining U.S. troops from Afghanistan, declaring that the Sept. 11 terror attacks of 20 years ago cannot justify American forces still dying in the nation's longest war.

  • US becomes 1st country to administer 150 million shots, fully vaccinate 62 million people

    US becomes 1st country to administer 150 million shots, fully vaccinate 62 million people

    Apr 07, 2021, 02:09 PM IST

    Speaking on COVID-19 vaccination, United States President Joe Biden said his country became the first country to administer 150 million shots and fully vaccinate 62 million people.

  • Biden

    Biden's special envoy for Climate John Kerry meets Prakash Javadekar

    Apr 06, 2021, 04:24 PM IST

    US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry met Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar in New Delhi on April 06.

  • PM Modi to attend First Quad Summit today

    PM Modi to attend First Quad Summit today

    Mar 12, 2021, 08:27 AM IST

    The maiden QUAD summit, involving leaders from India, Australia, Japan and the United States, will discuss a variety of global issues ranging from COVID-19 challenge, economic crisis and climate change.

  • First Quad Summit: PM Modi to meet Joe Biden

    First Quad Summit: PM Modi to meet Joe Biden

    Mar 11, 2021, 11:17 PM IST

    The maiden QUAD summit, involving leaders from India, Australia, Japan and the United States, will discuss a variety of global issues ranging from COVID-19 challenge, economic crisis and climate change. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be participating, along with Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison and Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joseph R. Biden, in the first leaders' summit of the quadrilateral framework, being held virtually on March 12 (Friday).

  • Biden calls on Myanmar military to relinquish power, release detainees

    Biden calls on Myanmar military to relinquish power, release detainees

    Feb 05, 2021, 10:49 AM IST

    US President Joe Biden at US State Department address said that they are in touch with their allies to bring together international community to address Burma military coup.

  • Special News | Joe Biden led US govt backs Modi govt on farm laws

    Special News | Joe Biden led US govt backs Modi govt on farm laws

    Feb 04, 2021, 04:10 PM IST

    Recognising the importance of the farm reforms initiated by India, the United States on Wednesday voiced its support for the three farm laws passed by the Modi government.

  • Aaj Ka Viral: Does Friday namaz held at the foot of US Capitol Hill, Fact Check

    Aaj Ka Viral: Does Friday namaz held at the foot of US Capitol Hill, Fact Check

    Jan 24, 2021, 05:04 PM IST

    Social media users are sharing an image showing a Friday namaz held at the foot of US Capitol Hill after Joe Biden became the US President.

  • Aaj Ka Viral: National Guard ‘turn their backs’ on Biden motorcade

    Aaj Ka Viral: National Guard ‘turn their backs’ on Biden motorcade

    Jan 23, 2021, 08:26 PM IST

    Social media users have been sharing a video shot from a vehicle that shows some National Guard soldiers facing away from the road as Biden’s motorcade drives past them. The users claim that the National Guard has “turned their backs” on Biden, suggesting that this action is a display to show their rejection of the President.

  • India will continue to remain engaged with President Biden at all levels: MEA

    India will continue to remain engaged with President Biden at all levels: MEA

    Jan 22, 2021, 08:48 PM IST

    As the President Joe Biden administration takes shape, India will continue to remain engaged at all levels and will work together, said Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava during a press briefing in New Delhi on January 22. "On January 20th after President Joe Biden assumed charge, PM Modi had sent him best wishes via Twitter. As the new administration takes shape, we will continue to remain engaged at all levels and work together," said MEA Spokesperson Srivastava.

  • Biden launches 100 days mask challenge | Watch

    Biden launches 100 days mask challenge | Watch 'Super 100' for more news

    Jan 22, 2021, 04:44 PM IST

    US President Joe Biden has signed a series of executive orders to address COVID-19 challenges, including making coronavirus test followed by quarantine mandatory for all travellers coming from overseas.

  • Mixed reaction to Biden inauguration

    Mixed reaction to Biden inauguration

    Jan 21, 2021, 08:20 PM IST

    Some Palestinians in the Gaza Strip called on newly sworn in President Joe Biden to stop taking sides with the Israeli occupation and to support the Palestinian people. Others said they did not expect much from Biden, but he would be better than Donald Trump towards the Palestinian issue.

  • Watch: VP Kamala Harris enters Eisenhower Executive Office Building

    Watch: VP Kamala Harris enters Eisenhower Executive Office Building

    Jan 21, 2021, 12:42 PM IST

    Vice President of United States of America, Kamala Harris entered the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in the White House complex for the first time as VP on January 20. She was accompanied by her husband Doug Emhoff and other family members.

  • Sensex jumped over 240 points to hit 50,000-mark for the first time

    Sensex jumped over 240 points to hit 50,000-mark for the first time

    Jan 21, 2021, 10:20 AM IST

    Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 on Thursday were trading at fresh record highs. While BSE Sensex jumped over 240 points (0.50 per cent) to hit 50,000-mark for the first time ever, the broader Nifty 50 index crossed the crucial 14,700-mark. For the BSE Sensex, it took a little over three months to climb from 40,000 to 50,000 points. It took just nine sessions to gain 1,000 points from 49,000 points.

  • China bans several Trump officials from ever doing business with country

    China bans several Trump officials from ever doing business with country

    Jan 21, 2021, 09:11 AM IST

    China on Wednesday announced sanctions on 30 officials connected to the outgoing Donald Trump administration, including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, just as the new United States President, Joe Biden, was taking his oath of office.

  • Joe Biden took oath as the 46th President and Vice President of the United States of America

    Joe Biden took oath as the 46th President and Vice President of the United States of America

    Jan 21, 2021, 08:38 AM IST

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris took oath as the 46th President and Vice President of the United States of America respectively at the 59th Presidential inauguration ceremony. However, Donald Trump didn't attend the inauguration event. Biden's inauguration comes at a time when the world's most powerful nation is battling unending chaos due to coronavirus pandemic, a divided society, and violent threats. In his first speech as the next President of US, Joe Biden began by saying it's America's day, it's democracy's day.

  • Joe Biden calls for unity in first speech as US President

    Joe Biden calls for unity in first speech as US President

    Jan 20, 2021, 11:09 PM IST

    Today, on this January day, my whole soul is in this: bringing America together, uniting our people, uniting our nation: US President Joe Biden

  • Joe Biden sworn-in 46th President of the United States of America

    Joe Biden sworn-in 46th President of the United States of America

    Jan 20, 2021, 10:42 PM IST

    Joe Biden on Wednesday became the 46th president of the United States, vowing a 'new day' for the country after four years of tumult under Donald Trump who in an extraordinary final act snubbed the inauguration.

  • Kamala Harris sworn-in as the first female Vice President of the United States of America

    Kamala Harris sworn-in as the first female Vice President of the United States of America

    Jan 20, 2021, 10:32 PM IST

    Kamala Harris is sworn in as vice president by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor as her husband Doug Emhoff holds the Bible during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington.