Kamala Harris drops out of 2020 presidential race Kamala Harris, the first Indian American woman to run for the White House, has quit the race. Harris cited lack of financial resources as the reason behind the move. In an unexpected announcement, Indian-origin Senator dropped out of the 2020 presidential race. Harris said that she does not have adequate financial resources to continue with the campaign.
President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan on Thursday. On Thursday, President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan. He mentioned about Taliban saying that he believed Taliban insurgents would agree to a ceasefire in America’s longest war. This is Trump’s first visit to Afghanistan since becoming president in 2016. Interestingly,
Indian migrants deported from Mexico to New Delhi In an unprecedented move, Mexico has deported over 300 Indian nationals to New Delhi. This comes after Mexico signed a deal with the US to curb US-bound migration. Over 300 Indian nationals were deported from Mexico to New Delhi, the National Migration Institute promulgated on Wednesday. “It is unprecedented in INM’s history - in either form
Global Goalkeeper Award to Prime Minister Modi for Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan Every year, Goalkeepers presents the annual Global Goals Awards. These Awards tell the extraordinary stories of remarkable individuals taking action to bring the Global Goals to life and help achieve a better world by 2030. The prestigious award will be given at a ceremony on 24 September when Prime Minister Modi will be visiting
US lawmakers enjoin Trump administration to re-instate India’s preferential trade status Forty-four lawmakers have urged the US government to reinstate India’s GSP status. India had been suspended from the list of beneficiaries under the Generalized System of Preferences in June. A bipartisan group of 44 lawmakers has urged the Donald Trump administration to re-instate India as a beneficiary of the duty-free import
Trump to join PM Modi in ‘Howdy Modi’ event in Houston PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump will be addressing “Howdy, Modi!” event in Houston. This will be the first time a US President and an Indian PM will be addressing a joint rally. US President Donald Trump will be joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the “Howdy, Modi” event in Houston.
US to reduce military presence in Afghanistan after Taliban deal is finalized US President Donald Trump has said that the US troops will drop to 8,600 in Afghanistan after a deal with Taliban is reached. There are currently about 14,000 US troops in the country. After about two decades of military presence in Afghanistan, the US will scale down troop levels in the
Trump dismisses recession fears US President Donald Trump has rebuffed claims that the country is facing recession, even as economists have warned of a looming economic crisis. US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that there is no danger of recession and the US “is doing tremendously well”. “Our consumers are tremendously rich. They’re loaded up with money. Walmart is through the roof. We’re not going
China warns Hong Kong protesters amid unrest China warned it will not ‘sit by and watch” the unrest in Hong Kong, as US President Donald Trump expressed concern over the escalation of tensions China's ambassador to London, Liu Xiaoming said that if the situation in Hong Kong deteriorates, China will not “sit by and watch” and it will "quell the unrest swiftly".
Threat of Ebola reduced as scientists find a new cure In a major breakthrough, scientists have found a cure for Ebola which can potentially reduce the death rate The cure for Ebola was found after two of the four drugs that were being tested in the Democratic Republic of the Congo showed positive results. According to the World Health Organization and the US National