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

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

US President-elect Joe Biden blasts Donald Trump, calls his action 'incredibly irresponsible'

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump is sending an incredibly damaging message to the international community by not conceding the election results, President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday (Nov 19). Major news networks have declared Biden as the winner of the November 3 presidential elections, weeks ahead of their formal certification by the respective State legislatures. … Read more

Fuming over US presidential election defeat, Donald Trump seeks partial recount in Wisconsin

WILMINGTON, Del./WASHINGTON: Donald Trump`s re-election campaign said on Wednesday it was seeking a partial recount of Wisconsin`s presidential election results, as part of its long-shot attempt to reverse President-elect Joe Biden`s victory. While staying out of the public eye, the Republican Trump has persisted in venting his anger on Twitter, where he made claims of … Read more

After win in Arizona, China congratulates Joe Biden on being elected as US President

BEIJING: China finally congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Friday (Nov 13) for their victory in the presidential elections, ending whispers over Beijing’s silence. “We respect the American people’s choice…We congratulate Biden and Harris,” said Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin at a regular news conference, reported Washington Post.”We understand … Read more

Melania Trump breaks social distancing, walks arm-in-arm with soldier amid divorce rumours

WASHINGTON: Internet has erupted over a new photo of United States First Lady Melania Trump ignoring social distancing as she walked arm-in-arm with a serviceman and stood away from the President during November 11’s Veterans Day wreath-laying ceremony, a Daily Mail report said. It is to be noted that this was Trump’s first outing ever … Read more

Donald Trump fires US Defence Secretary Mark Esper after election defeat

Washington: US President Donald Trump fired Defence Secretary Mark Esper on Monday, a stunning move on the heels of Trump’s failed reelection bid. Presidents who win reelection often replace Cabinet members, including the secretary of defence, but losing presidents have kept their Pentagon chiefs in place until Inauguration Day to preserve stability in the name … Read more

DNA Exclusive: How 'Middle Class' Joe Biden's image of family man helped him win US Presidential election

Democrat Joe Biden has become the elected President of the US and now he will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States on January 20, 2021. 77-year-old Biden’s political career spans over five decades. He became a US MP for the first time in the year 1973 and has been elected … 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