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Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine shows 100% success against severe cases

Moderna Inc will apply for U.S. and European emergency authorization for the vaccine

30 Nov 2020 11:37 PM

US to distribute 6.4 million Covid vaccine doses in first tranche

The figure includes another vaccine developed by Moderna and the NIH, which announced some preliminary efficacy results last week

25 Nov 2020 10:19 AM

US hits 12 million virus cases as many Americans defy Thanksgiving travel guidance

The COVID-19 epidemic has claimed more than 255,000 lives in the United States - more than in any other nation

23 Nov 2020 12:13 PM

FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

The FDA allowed its use in adults and children 12 and over who weigh at least 40 kilograms and who are at high risk of severe illness

22 Nov 2020 11:26 PM

Donald Trump Jr tests positive for COVID-19

Trump Jr is the latest in the First Family to have been tested positive for coronavirus

21 Nov 2020 9:47 AM


US hospitals overwhelmed as COVID-19 deaths top 250,000 in the country

The number of people in the hospital with COVID-19 in the U.S. has doubled in the past month and set new records every day this week

19 Nov 2020 2:55 PM

Trump asked aides about striking Iran nuclear site: Report

Iran has long been Trump's bete noire, and he had reintroduced sanctions and tightened them even further after scrapping the nuclear accord

17 Nov 2020 11:41 AM

Indian students contributed USD 7.6 billion to US economy last year

India remained the second largest source of international students, despite a 4.4 per cent decline to 193,124 students, a report said

17 Nov 2020 10:02 AM

Thousands rally behind Trump, believing he won the race he lost

A week after Democrat Joe Biden was declared the winner of the election, demonstrations in support of Trump took place in other cities

15 Nov 2020 11:34 AM

Trump bans American investments in Chinese companies that would aid PLA By Lalit Jha

China to directly threaten the US homeland and US forces overseas, including by developing and deploying weapons of mass destruction

13 Nov 2020 1:20 PM


Donald Trump fires Defence Secretary Mark Esper via Twitter

Trump's firing comes days after Esper in an interview told The Military Times that he was not a "yes man" for the president.

10 Nov 2020 11:49 AM

Biden to name virus team as worldwide cases top 50 million

The incoming leader made the pledge in his first speech, signaling he plans to prioritize the pandemic from the outset

09 Nov 2020 12:18 PM

World leaders congratulate Biden as Trump refuses to accept election results

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi described Biden's win as 'spectacular' while highlighting Harris's Indian heritage

08 Nov 2020 11:44 AM

President-elect Joe Biden pledges to unite America; calls it 'a time to heal in America'

Trump has so far refused to concede the election that attracted a record number of Americans to cast their votes

08 Nov 2020 11:00 AM

Democrat Joe Biden is 46th President of the United States of America

His running mate, Senator Kamala Harris has become the first Indian-American to become the Vice-President of the United States.

07 Nov 2020 10:24 PM


Trump faces tough road in getting Supreme Court to intervene

In 2000, the court settled the contested election for President Bush in a 5-4 decision that split the court’s liberals and conservatives

07 Nov 2020 1:40 PM

US Elections: Trump supporters brings guns to vote-counting centers

Elections officials in states where Biden was ahead said the anger outside their doors made them fear for the safety of their employees

07 Nov 2020 1:13 PM

Confident of victory, Biden appeals for national unity

Biden delivered a late-night address with the tone of a president-elect and vowed to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic

07 Nov 2020 11:54 AM

Biden eases ahead in Georgia; Trump attacks election process

Americans enter their third full day after the election without knowing who would serve as president for the next four years

06 Nov 2020 6:36 PM

Trump erupts as Biden closes in on US presidency

'They are trying to steal the election,' an increasingly isolated Trump said in an extraordinary appearance at the White House on Thursday

06 Nov 2020 1:19 PM