Joe Biden names this Indian-American as Assistant White House Press Secretary

Washington: President-elect Joe Biden on Friday named Indian-American Vedant Patel to be the Assistant Press Secretary as he announced the additional members of the White House Communications and Press Staff. Patel is currently the senior spokesperson of the Biden Inaugural and has been a part of the Biden Campaign as well where he served as … Read more

Donald Trump threatened to not vacate White House on Joe Biden's inauguration day?

WASHINGTON: United States President Donald Trump, who hasn’t yet conceded his presidential defeat to Joe Biden, has allegedly threatened to not vacate the White House for his successor, said a CNN report.  It was reported that Trump made these remarks during ‘his deepest moments of denial’ while this action has alarmed his aides, some believe … 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

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

US President-Elect Joe Biden announces key members of Foreign Policy, National Security Team

Washington: The US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday (November 23, 2020) announced key members of his foreign policy and national security team, ahead of officially entering the White House on January 20, 2021.  The Joe Biden-led team includes Antony Blinken, Secretary of State; Alejandro Mayorkas, Secretary of Homeland Security; Avril Haines, Director of National Intelligence;  … Read more

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

20 Indian-Americans chosen as key members in Biden-Harris Transition's Agency Review Teams

Washington: Over 20 Indian-Americans have been included in the Agency Review Teams (ARTs) by the Biden-Harris Transition. These Indian-Americans will be part of the teams which are responsible for evaluating the operations of the federal agencies so that the incoming Biden-Harris administration is prepared to lead the US. The teams possess a diversity of perspectives … Read more

Ready to write next chapter in American history, says Kamala Harris

Washington: Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has said that she and President-elect Joe Biden are ready to write the “next chapter” in American history and from day one they would start building an economy that benefits the working families. Tackling COVID-19 pandemic, economic recovery, racial equality and climate change are the four top priorities the Biden … Read more

As Joe Biden, Kamala Harris gear up to take charge, these will be their top priority

Washington: Tackling COVID-19 pandemic, economic recovery, racial equality and climate change are the four top priorities for the Biden administration, his transition team said on Sunday, a day after Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris won the November 3 US election. Following a tense week of vote tallying, Democratic presidential candidate Biden on … Read more

Kamala Harris's Chennai-based 'Chitti' has this to say about US vice president-elect

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu-based maternal aunt of US Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris, Dr Sarala Gopalan is elated over her niece’s feat and speaks about how she grew up as a good child and always accomplished for what she aimed for.  Speaking to PTI, Sarala, a jubilant veteran, expressed her hope to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Kamala. … Read more