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

Explained: Why Antony Blinken's appointment as US Secretary of State is a bad news for Pakistan, China

US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday (November 23) appointed Antony Blinken as new US Secretary of State and Jake Sullivan as National Security Advisor. The 58-year-old Blinken served as Deputy Secretary of State under President Barack Obama, while 43-year-old Blinken served as the Head of Policy Planning at the State Department under Hillary Clinton. A … Read more

'Do what needs to be done': Donald Trump finally clears way for Joe Biden's transition to White House

US President Donald Trump on Monday (November 23) came his closest yet to admitting defeat in November 3 Presidential Election after General Services Administration (GSA), which was tasked with helping President-elect Joe Biden’s transition into the White House said it was finally lifting its block on assistance on Biden’s team. Trump said that it was … Read more

Tibetan political leader visits US White House for first time in 60 years

SHANGHAI: The head of the Tibetan government in exile has visited the U.S. White House for the first time in six decades, a move that could further infuriate Beijing, which has accused the United States of trying to destabilise the region. Lobsang Sangay, President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), was invited to the White … Read more

Multiple people wounded in Wisconsin mall shooting in US, suspect at large

WISCONSIN: A suspect was at large after multiple people were wounded in an ‘active shooter incident’ at a suburban shopping mall in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Friday (November 20). The shooting took place outside a Macy’s department store at the Mayfield Mall in Wauwatosa, a Milwaukee suburb of 47,000 people, according to local authorities. Seven adults … Read more

Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for COVID-19: Spokesman

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump Jr., the son of U.S. President Donald Trump, tested positive for COVID-19 this week, although he is experiencing no symptoms, according to his spokesman. Trump Jr. tested positive at the start of the week and has been “quarantining at his cabin since the result,” the spokesman said. “He’s been completely asymptomatic so … Read more

Miraculous escape for TV reporter as bridge collapses during live reporting – Watch

Live reporting is always considered a tough task and it becomes risky specially while reporting natural disasters. Recently, a reporter in the US had a close shave when she was reporting about extreme flooding while standing on a bridge and the bridge collapsed while she was live on-air. The terrifying footage of that incident is … Read more

United States reports highest single-day spike of 1.77 lakh COVID-19 cases

WASHINGTON: The United States on Friday (Nov 13) recorded its highest single-day spike of COVID-19 cases, registering over 177,000 new cases, reported The Washington Post. Every state reported an increase in new COVID-19 cases, with at least 10 states tallying all-time highs, including Midwestern states like Illinois, Iowa, Kansas and Ohio, where the surging numbers … Read more