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Harris’s office said she took a PCR test on Friday morning and none of the virus was detected. She and her husband Doug Emhoff also took rapid antigen tests which were negative.
Published on Dec 26, 2021 02:45 AM IST
Agencies | , Washington
After taking over the Oval Office in January, US President Joe Biden asked Kamala Harris to become a champion of voting rights even as the passage of any such legislation in Congress remains a remote prospect. She has been handed over the job of resolving the migration crisis at the southern border.
Published on Dec 25, 2021 12:57 PM IST
- An antigen test that Harris received Wednesday morning as part of regular testing and a PCR test after being notified of the staffer's case both came back negative, the White House said.
Published on Dec 23, 2021 04:48 AM IST
Reuters | , Washington
- Symone Sanders’ is the latest departure from Kamala Harris’ office amid growing concerns of the vice president’s communication strategy and reports of her getting sidelined in the administration.
Published on Dec 04, 2021 07:25 AM IST
- Kamala Harris, the first woman, first Black person and first person of South Asian descent to be vice president, was — for one hour and 25 minutes — acting president while Biden was under anesthesia.
Published on Nov 20, 2021 06:54 AM IST
Biden drove early Friday to the medical center in the Washington suburbs for his first routine physical exam as president. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Biden would be under anesthesia during the procedure and would transfer power to Harris.
Published on Nov 19, 2021 09:11 PM IST
"May the light of Diwali remind us that from darkness there is knowledge, wisdom, and truth. From division, unity. From despair, hope. To Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, and Buddhists celebrating in America and around the world — from the People’s House to yours, happy Diwali," Biden tweeted.
Published on Nov 04, 2021 08:47 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Poulomi Ghosh
- Kamala Harris received her third dose of the Moderna vaccine at the White House and encouraged everyone to get the booster "when you are eligible."
Published on Oct 30, 2021 10:57 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Updated on Sep 25, 2021 10:53 AM IST
- Harris’s remarks came during her meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi that lasted over an hour and “reflected warmth and cordiality”.
Published on Sep 25, 2021 02:33 AM IST
Agencies | , Washington
The two leaders held their first in-person interaction as part of PM Modi's ongoing visit to the United States.
Published on Sep 24, 2021 09:29 PM IST
Modi also gifted Harris a 'gulabi meenakari' chess set, the craft of which is closely associated with Kashi or Varanasi, one of the oldest cities of the world and the prime minister's Lok Sabha constituency.
Updated on Sep 24, 2021 07:27 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Sharmita Kar
US vice president Kamala Harris raised the issue of the threat posed to India and theUS by Pakistan based terror groups, but Washington is in a quandary over Islamabad’s use to handle Taliban for the stability of Afghanistan.
Published on Sep 24, 2021 10:04 AM IST
Shishir Gupta, New Delhi
Prime Minister Modi held the meeting with vice president Harris at the White House on Thursday during which they decided to further cement the Indo-US strategic partnership and discussed global issues of common interest, including threats to democracy, Afghanistan, and the Indo-Pacific.
Updated on Sep 24, 2021 09:36 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
This was PM Modi's first in-person meeting with Harris after she made history by becoming the first Indian-origin person to become the vice-president of America.
Published on Sep 24, 2021 06:20 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi US visit Live Updates: The Prime Minister's Washington trip will now be capped by the Quad Summit at the White House.
Updated on Sep 25, 2021 12:31 AM IST
- The prime minister said Harris had given a message of cooperation sensitivity “like a true friend”.
Updated on Sep 24, 2021 05:02 AM IST
, WashingtonYashwant Raj
Published on Sep 24, 2021 02:20 AM IST
According to people in US and Indian diplomatic circles, Modi will also meet one-on-one with five chief executives of top American companies on September 23.
Updated on Sep 21, 2021 06:44 AM IST
- George Bush, who was the US President at the time of the 9/11 attacks, commended the courage of the 33 passengers and seven crew of Flight 93 - one of the hijacked planes.
Published on Sep 11, 2021 11:40 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- Kamala Harris’ itinerary includes stops in Singapore and Vietnam, where she will meet political leaders and seek to assuage apprehensions of America’s reliability as an ally.
Published on Aug 22, 2021 02:29 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
A report claimed that there is infighting in Kamala Harris' office, and the staffers are low on morale. The White House, however, dismissed any friction between the President and the Vice President.
Published on Jul 04, 2021 09:03 AM IST
Harris will visit the El Paso area, accompanied by Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, according to a statement Wednesday from Harris senior adviser Symone Sanders.
Published on Jun 23, 2021 11:38 PM IST
Vice President Kamala Harris is on the second full day of a trip to the region as part of her assignment from President Joe Biden to lead a US government effort to curb a historic increase in migration.
Published on Jun 08, 2021 10:53 PM IST
“Do not come. Do not come,” US Vice President Kamala Harris said at a news conference in Guatemala City. “If you come to our border, you will be turned back,” she said.
Published on Jun 08, 2021 12:53 AM IST
US vice president Kamala Harris, who is visiting Guatemala and Mexico on her first foreign trip as vice president, hopes to announce additional anti-corruption efforts on Monday, a senior Biden administration official said.
Published on Jun 07, 2021 10:36 AM IST
The plane, which was taking US vice president Kamala Harris on a trip to Guatemala and Mexico, return to Joint Base Andrews in Maryland about 30 minutes after its departure.
Published on Jun 07, 2021 05:29 AM IST
- For the People Act, pushed by Biden, is facing opposition from moderate Democrats, which has put Kamala Harris squarely in the middle of a partisan battle at various levels.
Updated on Jun 06, 2021 09:30 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- India will also receive some of the Covax doses, of which six million will be sent to a list of 16 Asian nations including India.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 05:49 AM IST
, Hindustan Times, WashingtonYashwant Raj
Through the World Health Organization-backed Covax program, the US plans to distribute an initial 6 million shots to Central and South America, 7 million to Asia including hard-hit India, and 5 million to Africa, the White House said in a statement.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 10:11 PM IST