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

US returns 12 out-of-use military bases on Korean Peninsula to Seoul

Moscow: The United States on Friday (December 11) returned 12 closed military bases to the South Korean government, including some in the Yongsan Garrison complex in central Seoul, amid fear growing that an additional delay would further hamper regional development efforts, the Yonhap news agency reported on Friday (December 11), citing South Korean officials. According … Read more

United States logs one million new COVID-19 cases last week, deaths up 12%

WASHINGTON: The United States recorded more than 1 million new COVID-19 cases last week as new infections rose in every state except for Hawaii, according to a Reuters analysis of state and county reports. Deaths increased 12% in the week ended Nov. 15 and averaged more than 1,100 people per day. Several states, including Michigan, … Read more

Donald Trump's supporters take to the streets of Washington demanding 'four more years'

WASHINGTON: Thousands of President Donald Trump`s supporters marched in Washington on Saturday to back his unsubstantiated claims of election fraud as he pushes ahead with a flurry of longshot legal challenges to overturn President-elect Joe Biden`s victory. Trump has made little headway in the courts with his lawsuits and for the first time on Friday … Read more