US President-elect Joe Biden asks infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci to join his COVID-19 team

Washington DC: US President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday asked the top infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci to join his administration and to lead his team of medical advisers to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Fauci is a member of the US President Donald Trump administration`s Coronavirus Task Force, which is responsible for coordinating efforts to fight … Read more

Joe Biden Cabinet: Democratic President-elect begins nominations for his team

Democratic President-elect Joe Biden has begun nominating the members of his Cabinet and White House, working to fulfill his promise to build an administration that reflects the United States` diversity. Biden nominated senior members of his economic policy team on Monday, led by former Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen as Treasury secretary. He named some … Read more

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris extend greetings to Sikh community on Guru Nanak Jayanti, give this message

WASHINGTON: Sending their warmest wishes on the 551st birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, President-elect Joe Biden and his deputy Kamala Harris on Monday (November 30) said the founder of Sikhism’s timeless and universal message of compassion and unity can inspire and help Americans heal as people and as a nation. “On this day, let … Read more

Indian-American Neera Tanden in Joe Biden’s top economic team; check US President-elect's diverse advisers

Setting the stage for a more diverse White House, US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named Indian-American Neera Tanden and several other diverse advisers in his top economic team. He named former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as his Treasury secretary nominee and named three women to other top economic posts. Biden`s transition to the … Read more

US President-elect Joe Biden may appoint this Indian American as budget chief

US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name Indian-American Neera Tanden as director of the Office of Management and Budget, reported New York Times. The report added that Biden would appoint Cecilia Rouse, a Princeton labor economist, as the head of the Council of Economic Advisers, and Tanden, the chief executive of the Center for … Read more

US President-elect Joe Biden fractures foot, may have to wear protective boot for days

US President-elect Joe Biden suffered hairline fractures in his foot on Saturday (November 29), his personal said. It is learnt that Biden fractured his foot while playing with one of his dogs. According to Biden’s personal physician, the US President-elect will probably have to wear a protective boot for several weeks to get fully fit. … Read more

Joe Biden administration to be risky for Chinese economy? Know about his possible move

BEIJING: As tensions between the US and China continue to worsen under the current President Donald Trump’s administration due to Beijing’s human rights violations and hiding vital information regarding COVID-19, a leading economist said that incoming Biden administration might impose sanctions thus affecting the Chinese economy next year. David Li Daokui, a professor at Tsinghua … Read more

Here's what Kamala Harris has to be say about US President-elect Joe Biden

WASHINGTON: Joe Biden will be a president who represents the best of America, his deputy and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has said, asserting that he is a leader the world will respect. Lavishing praise on the 78-year-old US President-elect, Harris on Friday said that Joe Biden will be a president for all Americans. “Know that … Read more

Donald Trump agrees to leave White House but on this condition

WASHINGTON: United States President Donald Trump said on Thursday (November 26) he will leave the White House if the Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, the closest he has come to conceding the Nov. 3 election, even as he repeated unfounded claims of massive voter fraud. Speaking to reporters on the Thanksgiving holiday, Republican … Read more