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US Sees 40% Fall In Migrant Kids At Largest Shelter Since Biden

Jun 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

In mid-June, the administration reported about 2,000 boys and girls at the Fort Bliss facility amid child welfare advocates' concerns about inadequate conditions.

Nearly 3 Million People Driven From Home Despite Covid-19 Crisis In 2020: UN Refugee Agency

Jun 18, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

In the latest Global Trends report released on Friday, UNHCR said that the cumulative total of displaced people has risen to 82.4 million

Amid Massive Opposition, Senate Democrats Press Ahead On Voting Bill

Democrats have made the elections bill a major focus, touting it as the best way to counteract voting restrictions that have advanced in Republican-controlled statehouses across the US

Kamala Harris To Visit Latin America With Hopes To Tackle Migration and Corruption

Jun 07, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Vice President Kamala Harris is all set for her first foreign trip as Vice President of the USA, aiming to deepen diplomatic ties with Guatemala and Mexico

PM Modi Thanks US VP Kamala Harris For Assurance Of Vaccine Supply To India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a series of tweets, said he also thanked Harris for all the support and solidarity from the US government, businesses and the Indian diaspora.

14 May, 2021

Fully Vaccinated People No Longer Need Mask Indoors Or Outdoors: US CDC

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In its latest guidelines, the CDC said fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or physically distancing, except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, rules, and regulations, including local business and workplace guidance.

26 April, 2021

Google Pledges Rs 135 Crore To Tackle Covid Crisis In India; Nadella Thanks US Govt

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India logged a record of 3,52,991 new coronavirus infections in a day on Monday, taking its total tally of Covid-19 cases to 1,73,13,163.

26 April, 2021

'Determined To Help India': Joe Biden After US Agrees To Send 'Urgently Required' Raw Material For Covishield

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'Just as India sent assistance to the United States as our hospitals were strained early in the pandemic, we are determined to help India in its time of need,' Joe Biden said in a tweet.

17 March, 2021

Status Of Women Is The Status Of Democracy: US Vice President Kamala Harris

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Kamala Harris expressed concern over the decline of democracy and freedom across the globe in her address to the 65th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

05 March, 2021

Indian-Americans Taking Over US: Joe Biden

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Joe Biden has appointed at least 55 Indian-Americans to key leadership positions in his administration in less than 50 days of his presidency.

16 February, 2021

200 Indian Origin Persons On Leadership Positions In 15 Countries

Outlook Web Bureau

The list also includes diplomats, legislators, and heads of central banks and senior civil servants from countries with significant histories of diaspora migration

16 February, 2021

Activist Nodeep Kaur Gets Bail In Second Case, Files Petition For Third

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Nodeep Kaur will remain in jail till the court decides on her request. The third case was filed on charges of attempt to murder.

08 February, 2021

Who Is Nodeep Kaur And Why Is Meena Harris Demanding Her Release

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Navdeep Kaur, also known as Nodeep Kaur, is a 23-year-old Dalit activist. She was held on January 12 after a demonstration in front of metal-cutting firm Sharan Elecmech in Haryana’s Kundli Industrial Area.

06 February, 2021

‘Imagine What They Would Do If We Lived In India’: Meena Harris On Being Trolled For Supporting Farmers’ Protests

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American lawyer and niece of US Vice President Kamala Harris, Meena Harris has yet again voiced her support for the protesting farmers in India, says she will not be silenced

25 January, 2021

Kamala Harris Moves To Guest House As Official Residence Undergoes Repairs

Outlook Web Bureau

The official residence of the vice president is located within the Naval Observatory Complex and is about four miles northwest of the White House.

23 January, 2021

A Vice-President Like No Other

Arun Bhatnagar

Kamala Devi Harris, made history on January 20, 2021. Her chief spokesperson said the Vice-President will have a hand in all aspects of Biden’s agenda.

21 January, 2021

Lessons On Diplomacy For Modi Government As White House Turns Blue From Red

Seema Guha

India will have to look closely at its human rights record as Democrats get to set to rule for the next four years in the US.

21 January, 2021

From Lady Gaga To J. Lo— Hollywood Welcomes Biden At Inauguration

Associated Press (AP)

A slew of glittery celebrities is descending on Washington — virtually or in-person — to welcome the new administration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, a duo popular in Hollywood.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz