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US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin Tests Positive For Covid-19

Jan 03, 2022 Associated Press (AP)

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'.

Biden-nominated US Envoy To India | Who Is Eric Garcetti And What Are His Views Towards India

Dec 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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?

US Should Not Give Taliban Formal Recognition, Says Top Democratic Senator

'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.

Anna Faris And Michael Barrett Are Married

Jul 22, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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.

US: Farmer Discovers Piece Of SpaceX Rocket Debris

A piece of SpaceX’s burning rocket debris crashed on a farm in eastern Washington state, authorities said.

18 February, 2021

NASA's Perseverance Rover To Land On Mars Today; Watch It Live

Outlook Web Bureau

After travelling in space for over six and a half months, the Perseverance rover is planned to land on the planet’s Jezero crater.

05 February, 2021

Man Who Wore Horns In US Capitol Riot Moved To Virginia Jail, Will Get Special Organic Food

Associated Press (AP)

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.

13 December, 2020

Khalistan Supporters Vandalise Mahatma Gandhi’s Statue During Protest In US


Hundreds of Sikhs gathered outside Indian Embassy in downtown Washington to express solidarity with the protesting farmers.

15 October, 2020

Trump's Teen Son Barron Tested Positive For COVID-19, Reveals Melania


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

15 October, 2020

'Will Provide Citizenship To 11 Million Illegal Immigrants If Voted To Power': Joe Biden


'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.

27 September, 2020

Masses Flock To Washington National Mall For Prayer March

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


27 September, 2020

Trump Campaign Sues To Block Mail-In Ballot Rule Changes

Associated Press (AP)

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'.

18 September, 2020

US Congressman Urges China To End 'Provocations'


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.

11 March, 2020

Former VP Joe Biden Wins Hard-fought Michigan, Deals Major Blow To Sanders

Associated Press (AP)

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.

27 October, 2019

ISIS Chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Died Like A Dog In US Raid, Says Donald Trump

Outlook Web Bureau

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.

04 September, 2019

Pakistan 'Most Dangerous Among Countries' I Dealt With: Ex-US Secretary Of Defence


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.'

11 August, 2019

Indian Embassy To Impart Free Hindi Classes To Students At US University

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


13 May, 2019

US Should Consider Breaking Up Facebook, Says Kamala Harris

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, another Democratic 2020 candidate, Senator Elizabeth Warren, had also stressed upon the possibility of breaking up Facebook.

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 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.

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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.

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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.

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