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Joe Biden Sworn In As 46th POTUS; Kamala Harris As First Female Vice-Prez

After a series of dramatic events, Joe Biden was finally sworn in as the 46th POTUS on January 20. Amid tight security at the US Capitol and taking oath from the Chief Justice John Roberts, President Biden said “Democracy has prevailed.” Kamala Harris took the oath of the US Vice-President, becoming the first female, first black and first Asian-American Vice-President. However, the oath-taking ceremony missed lakhs of spectators owing to the… read-more

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 09:27 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Joe BIden, Kamala Harris, US Elections, US Presidential Election

Courtesy: BBC

Villagers drawing illustrations for Kamala Harris, Tamil Nadu.

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Kamala Harris' Ancestral Village In TN Begins Celebration Of Her Inauguration

Kamala Harris' ancestral home in Tamil Nadu's Thulasenthirapuram Painganaadu village is rejoicing as she will be taking oath as America's Vice President on January 20. The village has started celebrating her term's commencement 12 hours earlier than the scheduled time of 10 PM (IST) on January 20. Reportedly, nearly 200 villagers will be offering prayers at the Sri Dharmasastha Temple followed by bursting of crackers and distribution of … read-more

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 01:36 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: USA, Kamala Harris, Joe BIden, Tamil Nadu, Thulasenthipuram Village

Courtesy: Zee News

At Least 20 Indian-Americans Nominated In Joe Biden Administration

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20 Indian-Americans Nominated In Joe Biden Administration

US President-Elect Joe Biden has nominated 20 Indian-Americans, of which 13 are women, for positions in his administration ahead of his inauguration on January 20. Moreover, 17 of them will work from the White House complex itself. Besides Kamala Harris who will lead as Vice-President, the list includes Vanita Gupta, Uzra Zeya and Aisha shah among others for different portfolios. Notably, three Indian-Americans have been nominated to the… read-more

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 01:20 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: Indian-American, Joe BIden, Kamala Harris, United States

Courtesy: LiveMint

US Vice President-Elect Receives Its First Shot Of COVID Vaccine

US Vice-President-elect, Kamala Harris got inoculated with first shot of COVID vaccine on December 29, at the United Medical Center in Washington D.C. The area is said to be populated majorly by African-Americans, who seem to be skeptical about getting vaccinated. Hence, the instance was telecasted live to ingrain faith among the masses and clear the speculations surrounding the vaccine. Later, read-more

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 03:24 PM / by Rishika Agarwal

Tags: Coronavirus, Kamala Harris, Coronavirus Vaccines, Moderna

Courtesy: The Quint

McConnell recognized Biden's victory at President-elect.

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Republican Leader McConnell Congratulates Biden, Kamala Over Victory

One of the top Republican leaders in the US Senate Mitch McConnell has congratulated the President-elect Joe Biden and vice-President-elect Kamala Harris after electoral college confirmed their victory. McConnell stated it is a proud moment to have Kamala Harris as first female Vice-president-elect. Interestingly, McConnell’s message was out of the blue as only a few Republican members appreciated Biden's victory since they do not want to… read-more

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 12:57 AM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: Joe BIden, Donald Trump, Republicans, US, Elections, Democracy, President, Vice-president, Kamala Harris

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Time Magazine Front

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Time Features Joe Biden, Kamala Harris As "Person Of The Year" 2020

US-based Time Magazine on December 10 has featured US President-elect Joe Biden and running mate Kamala Harris as the "Person of the Year" 2020. The magazine featured Biden and Harris on the cover photo, with a tagline "Changing the American History". In 2019, the front-page had featured climate change activist, Greta Thunberg. Moreover, US President Donald Trump and American physician Anthony Fauci were the other finalists for the title.

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 11:29 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: TIME magazine, Joe BIden, Kamala Harris, Person of the Year

FM Nirmala Sitharaman

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FM Sitharaman Featured In Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women List 2020

The US-based Forbes magazine has ranked Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman 41st in 'The World's 100 Most Powerful Women 2020'. Moreover, Bangalore-based Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has been ranked 68th, and HCL CEO Roshni Nadar Malhotra has secured 55th. Interestingly, for the 10th consecutive year, the list has been topped by Greman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Besides, the list featured the US vice-president-elect Kamala Harris and … read-more

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 09:27 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Forbes 2020, Forbes, Nirmala Sitharaman, Kamala Harris

Representational photo: Kamala Harris

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Kamala Harris Prepares For Thanksgiving With Cornbread Dressing, Posts Recipe

US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, through an Instagram post on November 25, shared the recipe of her "family's favourite" Cornbread Dressing ahead of Thanksgiving. Harris shared the detailed recipe through pictures, precisely mentioning the quantities of each necessary ingredient. Along with wishing her followers, she wrote, "During difficult times I have always turned to cooking." Photos of Harris's previous Thanksgiving are also… read-more

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 04:02 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Kamala Harris, Vice-president

Courtesy: India Today

PM Modi congratulates Joe Biden

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PM Modi Talks To Joe Biden Over Phone, Discusses Several Issues

In his first official conversation with US President-elect Joe Biden on November 17, Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed the issues like COVID-19 pandemic, climate change, and the Indo-Pacific region. PM Modi also asserted about his government's "firm commitment" towards India-US ties while congratulating both Biden and US Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris. For Kamala, the PM said that she was an inspiration for the Indian-American… read-more

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 11:23 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Narendra Modi, Joe BIden, Kamala Harris, India, United States

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Kamala Harris as a Powerpuff Girl.

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Cartoon Network Shares Poster of Kamala Harris As A 'Powerpuff Girl'

The Cartoon Network channel paid tribute to Kamala Harris by portraying her as the popular cartoon character 'PowerPuff Girl' after her victory as Vice President on November 8. The channel took to Instagram to congratulate Harris as she became the first female Vice President of American history. The post also had a heartfelt message, lauding her effort in fighting against injustice. It thanked Harris for being an inspiration for girls… read-more

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 01:32 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: U.S, U.S. Elections, Kamala Harris, Cartoon Network

Courtesy: Hindustan Times