Tag: Joe Biden

Drugmakers say Joe Biden misguided over vaccine patent waiver

Drugmakers on Thursday said U.S. President Joe Biden‘s support for waiving patents of COVID-19 vaccines could disrupt a fragile supply chain and that rich countries...

A bridge over troubled waters: How India and US are working together amid COVID

As the coronavirus ravaged the US last year, our friends in India rallied to our assistance, supplying critical medicines, airlifting PPE to our frontlines, and...

COVID-19 surge in India heartbreaking; US determined to help the country: VP Kamala Harris

Describing the surge of COVID-19 infections and deaths in India as “nothing short of heartbreaking”, Vice President Kamala Harris said on Friday that the country’s...

Pentagon struggles to wean Afghan military off United States air support

The United States has continued limited air support to Afghan national security forces in recent days, launching a half-dozen airstrikes as Taliban fighters stepped up...

US announces support for COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver as proposed by India, South Africa

The Biden administration has announced to support India and South Africa’s proposal before the World Trade Organisation to temporarily waive anti-COVID vaccine patents to boost...

Joe Biden poised to pivot United States arms deals toward security, human rights

Ninety minutes before President Joe Biden took office on January 20th, the United States signed a $23 billion dollar deal to sell F-35 jets, drones...

India’s US envoy meets Dr Fauci, discusses Covid-19 crisis, new strains | India News

WASHINGTON: India’s ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu held a virtual meeting with America’s top public health expert Dr Anthony Fauci and discussed the...

Pakistan Army chief Bajwa in Saudi ahead of PM Khan’s visit

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday ahead of Prime Minister Imran Khan‘s crucial trip to the kingdom. Khan...

Day 1 of the end of the United States war in Afghanistan

A gray American transport plane taxied down the runway, carrying munitions, a giant flat screen television from a CIA base, pallets of equipment and departing...

US to begin reuniting migrant families separated under Trump

The United States will begin reuniting migrant children with their parents this week after they were separated by the administration of former president Donald Trump,...

Warren Buffett: Warren Buffett sees a ‘red hot’ economy with creeping inflation

By Katherine Chiglinsky Warren Buffett delivered a clear verdict Saturday on the state of the U.S. economy as it emerges from the pandemic: red hot....

UK foreign secretary to meet S Jaishankar during London G7talks | India News

LONDON: Minister of external affairs Dr S Jaishankar will fly to Britain this week to attend the G7 foreign and development ministers’ meeting in London...

US to remain in communication with India on its needs to fight COVID-19, says White House

The US will continue to maintain communication with India about its needs to address the COVID-19 crisis, the White House has said, as critical American...

India Oxygen Supply: Biden administration working to expand oxygen supply chain in India: USAID official

The Biden administration is working to expand the oxygen supply chain in India to save lives and wage a successful battle against what has now...

US China news: Is there a war coming between China and the United States?

If you’re looking for a compelling beach read this summer, I recommend the novel “2034,” by James Stavridis, a retired admiral, and Elliot Ackerman, a...

US should grant India special waiver from DPA for vaccine raw materials

The United States ought to consider granting India a special exemption or waiver from the imposition of its Defence Production Act (DPA) on raw materials...

US says vaccinated people can go mask-free outdoors most of the time

Americans vaccinated against Covid-19 no longer need to mask up outdoors when there is no crowd, President Joe Biden said Tuesday, before celebrating by taking...

View: More was expected from Biden’s America. But, the fight against pandemic isn’t over yet

The crisis of confidence — or rather the crisis of silence — when India’s pain seemed invisible to the US administration has lessons, starting with...

US working nonstop to deliver supplies most needed in India urgently to fight Covid-19: State Dept | India News

WASHINGTON: The Biden Administration is working nonstop to do all it can to deliver on an urgent basis the supplies most needed by India to...

Covid-19: China stokes US-India tensions over Biden’s slow coronavirus aid | India News

NEW DELHI: With the US dragging its feet in offering India help to combat the world’s worst virus crisis, China is moving to drive a...

afghanistan attack news: Twelve policemen killed in Afghanistan attacks

At least 12 Afghan policemen were killed on Sunday, including seven who were ambushed by the Taliban south of the capital, officials said, as fighting...

Gaza rockets follow Jerusalem clashes in second night of violence

Israeli warplanes struck the Gaza Strip early Saturday after repeated salvos of rocket fire into Israel followed a second night of clashes between Palestinians and...

Senate OKs bill to fight hate crimes against Asian Americans

The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a bill that would help combat the rise of hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, a bipartisan...

Partnership with India to achieve climate, energy goals core pillar of bilateral cooperation: Biden | India News

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden on Friday said that he is looking forward to working with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a new partnership...

Not Biden’s tax proposals, market more wary of global slowdown: Arvind Sanger

“We are at the stage of the recovery where we need earnings to follow and that is not dependent on economic slowdown or low yields....