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Back to College Amid COVID Surge

Aug. 9, 2021 – The Biden administration has announced initiatives to promote the safety of in-person college and university this fall as COVID-19 case...

The Biden Administration Won’t Explain Its Handout To Big Coal

One week after being sworn in, President Joe Biden signed a sweeping executive order aimed at “tackling the climate crisis at home and abroad.” It...

Iran-Backed Militias Fire Rockets in New Attack Aimed at U.S. Forces

U.S. troops in northeast Syria came under rocket fire Monday night after Iran-backed militias vowed revenge for U.S. airstrikes earlier that day in Iraq and...

Interior Secretary Recommends Biden Restore National Monuments Trump Trashed

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland has advised President Joe Biden to reverse former President Donald Trump’s rollbacks of three national monuments, restoring them to their original...

Biden, Johnson Chart Path for U.S.-U.K. Ties

PLYMOUTH, England—President Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged to counter the influence of autocratic states during their first in-person meeting Thursday and looked...

White House, Kremlin, aim for Biden-Putin summit in Geneva

The White House and the Kremlin are working to arrange a summit next month between President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Switzerland,...

Kamala Harris: Personal ties: Kamala Harris’ family in India grapples with COVID

G. Balachandran turned 80 this spring _ a milestone of a birthday in India, where he lives. If not for the coronavirus pandemic, he would...

Opinion: Uber investors finally see the costs of treating drivers as employees, and the stock is falling

Uber Technologies Inc. has spent and fought to keep its drivers from becoming classified as employees instead of contractors, and investors finally got a glimpse...

US tries to free Covid-19 vaccine from patent stranglehold while rushing other supplies to India | India News

WASHINGTON: After a belated recognition of the Covid-19 tsunami striking India through a second wave, the United States is pulling out all stops to rush...

Joe Biden admin rolls back Trump-era citizenship test, reverts to 2008 version

The Biden administration has announced the reversal of the stringent Trump-era policy by reverting to the 2008 version of the naturalisation test module to make...

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

Describing India as one of the most important partners of the US in the Indo-Pacific region, the Biden Administration on Tuesday said that it welcomes...

Government Seeking More Rapid COVID-19 Tests

Feb. 5, 2021 — The Biden administration is pushing to make quick at-home tests for COVID-19 available to more Americans. In a media call...

H-1B workers: Biden administration to review rule proposing higher wages for H-1B workers

PUNE: The United States will review a proposal that had sought increased wages for new H-1B visa applicants. The anti-immigrant measure — Strengthening Wage Protections...

For Biden, 100 Million Vaccinations in 100 Days Not Easy

By Victoria Knight Wednesday, January 20, 2021 (Kaiser News) — This story also ran on PolitiFact. It can be republished for free. It’s in...

Kamala Harris is smart as a devil: Joe Biden

WASHINGTON: Kamala Harris is smart as a devil, has a backbone like a ramrod and is vastly experienced, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has said,...