Kamala Harris

Vanita Gupta to be first Indian -American Associate Attorney General of US

US senate chose Vanita Gupta as associate attorney general which made her the first Indian-American person to be confirmed for this rank.

Apr 22, 2021, 10:11 AM IST

Americans able to 'breathe easier, sleep better' under Joe Biden administration, says Vice President Kamala Harris

"Help is here. And hope is here. And things are looking up," expressed the US vice president.

Apr 20, 2021, 14:34 PM IST

Florida nurse arrested for issuing death threats to US Vice President Kamala Harris

Niviane Petit Phelps knowingly and willfully made threats to kill and inflict bodily harm upon the Vice President of the United States from February 13 through February 18. 

Apr 18, 2021, 15:01 PM IST

At least 10 Indian-Americans running for local elections in Chicago area

This is for the first time that so many Indian-origin candidates are running for elections in Chicagoland for this upcoming Townships election.

Apr 02, 2021, 15:17 PM IST

Kamala Harris delaying moving into vice-presidential residence, know why

The Washington Post reported Sunday that crews are working on new liners for the chimneys and other tasks in the 33-room home, which was built in 1893. Blair House, built as a private house in 1824, is the guest house of the US President since 1942, where visiting foreign dignitaries normally stay.

Jan 25, 2021, 07:51 AM IST

How America's new President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris will impact US-India relationship; White House says this

56-year-old Kamala Harris has become the first female, first Black and first Asian-American US vice-president thus creating history. She was born to a Jamaican father and an Indian mother. The former senator was sworn in just before Joe Biden, 78, took the oath of office to become the 46th US President.

Jan 22, 2021, 18:14 PM IST

Joe Biden respects successful ties between India and US, read White House statement

President Biden, of course, has visited India many times, respects and values the long bipartisan successful relationship between leader in India and the United States. It looks forward to a continuation of that, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said in a statement. The historic inauguration of India-origin Kamala Harris, she said, further cements this relationship.

Jan 22, 2021, 09:00 AM IST

US Vice President Kamala Harris receives wishes from India- In pics

Kamala Harris is the daughter of an Indian mother and an African-American father from Jamaica. She was born in Oakland, California, in 1964, to parents who raised her in a bassinet of civil rights activism. Her mother, Shyamala Gopalan Harris from Chennai, was a breast cancer researcher who died of cancer in 2009. Harris' father, Donald, is a Jamaican American professor of economics.

Jan 21, 2021, 18:12 PM IST

Top 50 News: Watch 50 photos of President Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony

In this section, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment Zee Top 50 is a part of Zee News's important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news. See 50 photos of President Joe Biden's swearing-in.

Jan 21, 2021, 15:12 PM IST

After dragon fruit renamed as 'kamalam', Twitter gets flooded with hilarious memes on Kamala Harris

Even as Kamala Harris made history to became the first-ever woman and person of colour to sit at the chair of Vice Presidency in the United States of America, both the literal and virtual worlds erupted with applause. The Indian twitter users could not help but combine Kamala Harris' momentous day with another development closer to home in Gujarat.

Jan 21, 2021, 13:31 PM IST

US: Know which Indian-origin ministers join President Biden's team ?

Joe Biden was sworn into Presidency on January 20, 2021, Kamala Harris of Indian origin was sworn in as the Vice President, with her becoming the first female Vice President of the US. Along with Kamala, Indian origins ministers held large positions in Biden's new team. Know which Indian-origin minister joined Biden's team. Including his top White House advisers. 

Jan 21, 2021, 13:14 PM IST

Inauguration Day: US gets its 46th President Joe Biden and 49th Vice President Kamala Harris; in pics

US President Joe Biden will attempt to jump-start the federal government`s response to the coronavirus pandemic with a string of immediate executive orders after his inauguration to lead a country reeling from its worst public health crisis in more than a century.
 

Jan 21, 2021, 03:30 AM IST

United States: Outgoing President Donald Trump told 20 lies per day during his tenure!

Outgoing President of the United States, Donald Trump has told 20 lies per day during his tenure, know when in this video.

Jan 21, 2021, 02:32 AM IST

Joe Biden ran twice unsuccessfully for US president; know when and why

Joe Biden was elected in 1972 at age 29 to the US Senate from the state of Delaware and remained there for 36 years before serving from 2009 to 2017 as vice president under Trump`s predecessor Barack Obama, the first Black US president. Biden unsuccessfully sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1988 and 2008 before finally securing his party's backing in 2020 with strong support among Black voters.

Jan 21, 2021, 02:13 AM IST

Donald Trump joins list of former US presidents who skipped inauguration, first in over 100 years; check here

Donald Trump skipped the Inauguration Day, swearing in of Joe Biden as 46th US President and Kamala Harris as 49th US Vice President. Trump has joined the list of former US presidents who also did the same however he is the first president, in over 100 years, to not attend the event. An outgoing president showing up on Inauguration Day is primarily about the optics, there`s nothing in the Constitution that mandates a president check off this box.

Jan 21, 2021, 01:36 AM IST

Kamala Harris makes history as America's 1st woman Vice President; her story of many firsts

Kamala Harris is the daughter of an Indian mother and an African-American father from Jamaica. She was born in Oakland, California, in 1964, to parents who raised her in a bassinet of civil rights activism. Her mother, Shyamala Gopalan Harris from Chennai, was a breast cancer researcher who died of cancer in 2009. Harris' father, Donald, is a Jamaican American professor of economics.

Jan 21, 2021, 00:41 AM IST

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris make history, world leaders extend wishes

Joe Biden took oath as the 46th Present of the United States of America on Wednesday (January 20) along with Kamala Harris, who was sworn in as 49th Vice President of the United States of America. The historic event took place on the west front of the US Capitol building. The leaders from all over the world congratulated the newly elected President and Vice President on Twitter, let's take a look at it:

Jan 21, 2021, 00:15 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi congratulates US President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris, says 'look forward to strengthening India-US ties'

Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States and Kamala Harris took oath as first woman Vice President in a historic but scaled-down ceremony under the unprecedented security umbrella of thousands of security personnel. The 78-year-old veteran Democrat leader was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice John Roberts.

Jan 20, 2021, 23:47 PM IST

Biden-Harris Oath Ceremony: Kamala Harris sworn in as Vice President

Kamala Harris took oath as the Vice President of the United States. With this, she created a history of becoming the first woman Vice President of America.

Jan 20, 2021, 23:40 PM IST

DNA: How much America and India changed from 2016 to 2021

From 2016 to 2021, there have been many changes in America and India. Now compared to 2016, America has become much weaker and India's strength has increased. U.S. is the only nation in the world with which India has a trade surplus, Moreover, India’s energy ties with the United States have increased multifold in recent years, Watch the video for more information.

Jan 20, 2021, 23:22 PM IST