While nuclear powers have not signed up to the treaty, activists who have pushed for its enactment hold out hope that it will nonetheless prove to be more than symbolic and have a gradual deterrent effect. Source: Times of India…View More Treaty banning nuclear weapons to enter into force
China is the United States’ “absolute number one” national security threat, said Indian-American Republican politician Nikki Haley on Saturday (local time), adding that US President Donald Trump has made sure Beijing does not steal American intellectual property. Source: Times of India…View More China a ‘number one national security threat’ to US: Nikki Haley
Ten days before Election Day, Texans have already cast as many early votes as they did in 2016 and are nearly 80% of the way toward hitting the total — both early and on Election Day — counted four years ago. Source: Times of India…View More Eyes turn to Texas as early voting surge surpasses 2016
Source: Times of India…View More US election roundup: Trump votes in Florida, Biden pledges free Covid vaccine & more
Security and defence cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region in the face of China’s aggressive behavior and public health collaboration with an eye on the ongoing pandemic will be among topics that will feature in the India-US 2+2 dialogue in New Delhi on Monday, US officials previewing the meeting said. Source:…View More China’s aggression and Covid solutions to dominate US-India 2+2 talks
Source: Times of India…View More Four years in, Trump has plenty of unfinished business
Grim data highlighted the struggle for authorities around the world to bring the coronavirus pandemic under control, as the US reported 80,000 infections in a single day, France extended a curfew to two-thirds of citizens and Germany’s death toll passed 10,000. The WHO had earlier warned of an “exponential” rise…View More Countries battle rising virus cases as WHO sees ‘exponential’ rise
Source: Times of India…View More US elections 2020: Who is the Green Party candidate?
Democratic rival Joe Biden and his wife Jill also will hit the campaign trail, traveling to the vital battleground of Pennsylvania for two events on Saturday. Former President Barack Obama will campaign in Florida, making his second campaign-trail appearance on behalf of his former vice president after a stop…View More Trump to vote in Florida before hitting campaign trail, Biden heads to Pennsylvania
In an op-ed for Indiawest, Biden said he “always felt deeply connected to the Indian American community because of the values we share: duty to family and elders, treating people with respect and dignity, self-discipline, service, and hard work.” “For me, these values were passed down from my Irish ancestors…View More Have always felt deeply connected to Indian American community, says Joe Biden
Source: Times of India…View More Total US Covid-19 deaths could hit 500,000 by February, researchers say
Source: Times of India…View More US Navy plane crashes in Alabama; extent of injuries unclear
Source: Times of India…View More Can a voter fix a problem on a mail-in ballot?
More than 50 million Americans have cast ballots in the presidential election, an early-voting expert said on Friday, signaling a potential record turnout out for the Nov. 3 matchup between President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden. Source: Times of India…View More Over 50 million Americans vote early, signaling record-smashing turnout
More than a half million people in the United States could die from Covid-19 by the end of February next year, but around 130,000 of those lives could be saved if everybody were to wear masks, according to estimates from a modelling study. Source: Times of India…View More US faces half a million Covid-19 deaths by February, study finds