In a statement, US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin said he plans to attend key meetings and discussions virtually in the coming week 'to the degree possible'.
Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is the 42nd Mayor of Los Angeles has been nominated to be the US Ambassador to India. Who is Garcetti and what are his thoughts about India?
'No, I don't. I don't,' Senator Chris Murphy told the CNN in an interview when asked should the US formally recognise the Taliban.
Talking to one of the callers during her podcast, on Wednesday night, Anna Faris revealed that she and Michael Barrett got married in Washington State.
A piece of SpaceX’s burning rocket debris crashed on a farm in eastern Washington state, authorities said.
After travelling in space for over six and a half months, the Perseverance rover is planned to land on the planet’s Jezero crater.
Jacob Chansley was transferred to the Alexandria Detention Center after his attorney argued that his client had gone nine days without eating because organic food wasn't served at the jail in Washington.
Hundreds of Sikhs gathered outside Indian Embassy in downtown Washington to express solidarity with the protesting farmers.
In a blog posted on the White House website, Melania said that Barron Trump, 14, exhibited no symptoms, a departure from herself and the president, who have both said they experienced mild symptoms
'We have to be beating the virus, rebuilding the economy and figuring out how to restore American leadership around the world,' says Joe Biden while addressing a virtual fund raiser event.
The march stretched from the Lincoln Memorial to the US Capitol, and was organised by the Rev. Franklin Graham, a prominent conservative evangelical and Trump supporter.
The Republicans' lawsuit claims a new system adopted by the State Board of Elections will allow for absentee ballots to be cast late and without proper witness verification, 'which invites fraud, coercion, theft, and otherwise illegitimate voting'.
Raja Krishnamoorthi said this following a classified briefing on the issue by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, of which he is the first and only Indian-American member.
The Vermont senator's hopes rested on Idaho, North Dakota and Washington state, where votes were still being cast or tabulated but where far fewer delegates were at stake.
In his much-anticipated address to the world, Trump thanked Russia, Syria and Kurds for their efforts, and Israel for its intelligence inputs that helped execute the operation.
Jim Mattis said that the radicalisation of their society was one of the primary reasons. 'By the way, that is also the view of members of the Pakistan military. They realise what they’ve got going on there.'
The six-week non-credit Introductory Hindi Language course, beginning August 28, will be conducted by Dr Moxraj, a teacher of Indian Culture at the embassy.
Earlier, another Democratic 2020 candidate, Senator Elizabeth Warren, had also stressed upon the possibility of breaking up Facebook.
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.PTI Photo
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
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
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.
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.
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.
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.