US President-elect Joe Biden, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris extend greetings on Diwali

US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Saturday (November 14) issued a joint statement to extend wishes on the occasion of Diwali, the Festival of Lights. “On behalf of our families, we wish a happy Diwali to Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, Buddhists, and everyone celebrating the festival of lights across the United States, … Read more

US President Donald Trump extends wishes on Diwali, lights a lamp in White House

US President Donald Trump on Saturday (November 14) took to Twitter to extend wishes on the occasion of Diwali. Trump posted a tweet sharing a photo of him lighting a lamp in the White House. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 14, 2020 Earlier, US Secretary of the State Mike Pompeo and the State … Read more

UK PM Johnson, Prince Charles extend Diwali greetings, talk of 'victory of light over darkness'

London: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Prince Charles wished people of the occassion of Diwali on Saturday with a message of victory of light over darkness and of overcoming the coronavirus pandemic crisis. Issuing an official statement, PM Johnson wished a “spectacular, joyful festival of Diwali”, which bursts through the autumnal darkness with an … Read more