United States

Coronavirus: US becomes new COVID-19 hotspot in the world with over 1 lakh confirmed cases

 The United States, which recorded its first confirmed case two months ago, now has 101,657 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, as reported by the health department. 

Mar 28, 2020, 07:26 AM IST

US Senate passes USD 2 trillion bill for 'strange and evil' coronavirus crisis

After bitter negotiations, the deeply divided Senate came together on Wednesday and passed the bill by a 96-0 vote, which sent the massive stimulus package to the House of Representatives for a vote on Friday.

Mar 26, 2020, 11:00 AM IST

Coronavirus vaccine trial begins on humans in US as global death toll crosses 7,000

The trial, which is being supported by a global coalition founded by India and Norway, began at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute (KPWHRI) in Seattle as the first participant received the investigational vaccine. 

Mar 17, 2020, 12:01 PM IST

Donald Trump's 'Chinese virus' jibe adds fuel to blame game over Coronavirus outbreak

According to reports, President Donald Trump sent a xenophobic tweet on Monday evening, noting that he plans to bail out airlines and other industries “that are particularly affected by the Chinese Virus.

Mar 17, 2020, 11:38 AM IST

Donald Trump says pandemic could end in United Sates by July

President Donald Trump has said the coronavirus pandemic that has killed thousands and brought life in countries across the world grinding to a halt could end by July in the United States.

Mar 17, 2020, 07:15 AM IST

United States moves nearer to shutdown amid coronavirus fears

Governors and mayors were closing restaurants, bars, and schools as the nation sank deeper into chaos over the crisis.

Mar 16, 2020, 08:43 AM IST

Had great time in India, loved being with PM Narendra Modi: Donald Trump

Trump, accompanied by his wife Melania, daughter Ivanka, and son-in-law Jared Kushner, made a two-day visit to India on February 24.

Mar 14, 2020, 07:32 AM IST

Microsoft asks employees in Seattle area, Silicon Valley to work from home

Microsoft asked many of its employees in the Seattle region near its headquarters and the San Francisco Bay Area to work from home if possible until March 25.

Mar 05, 2020, 07:50 AM IST

Two missiles hit near US embassy in central Baghdad

The incident took place at around 12 a.m. on Sunday when unknown militants fired the rockets at the zone, which houses some of the main Iraqi government offices and the US embassy, the official told Xinhua news agency.

Mar 02, 2020, 10:05 AM IST

May never be excited about crowd again after visiting India, Donald Trump says at US rally

Trump, before his India visit, had said that PM Modi had told him that 5-7 million people would line up to see him.

Mar 01, 2020, 09:04 AM IST

US reports first coronavirus death, announces new travel restrictions

Coronavirus has spread to nearly 60 countries, killing over 29,00 people and more than 85,000 people are infected with the deadly virus across the globe.

Mar 01, 2020, 06:45 AM IST

Coronavirus outbreak: US, South Korea postpone joint military exercises

More than 80 percent of the South's cases are in Daegu -- South Korea's fourth largest city with a population of 2.5 million -- and the neighbouring province of North Gyeongsang.

Feb 27, 2020, 09:59 AM IST

Photo Gallery: Donald Trump pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat after ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan

00 am and the ceremony was followed by a visit to Rajghat, where he paid tributes to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.

Feb 25, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

Why violence again during US President Donald Trump's visit to India?

The violence against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) occurred in the areas of Maujpur, Zafarabad, Bhajanpura, Kardampuri, Dayalpur and Chandbagh (located less than 15 km from the city centre) just hours before United States President Donald Trump arrived in the national capital.

Feb 25, 2020, 08:52 AM IST

Pakistan media avoids Trump's remarks on US efforts to curb terrorism in country

Instead, the websites of the Pakistani media highlighted Trump's comment that the US and Pakistan have a "good relationship" and their efforts to reduce tension in the region.

Feb 25, 2020, 08:49 AM IST

Violence in Delhi is conspiracy to discredit the country in front of US President Trump?

The violence against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) occurred in the areas of Maujpur, Zafarabad, Bhajanpura, Kardampuri, Dayalpur and Chandbagh (located less than 15 km from the city centre) just hours before United States President Donald Trump arrived in the national capital.

Feb 25, 2020, 08:16 AM IST

Shortly before arrival, Donald Trump shares post in Hindi, says 'Eager to visit India'

Starting from addressing 'Namaste Trump' event in Ahmedabad to visiting Taj Mahal in Agra, President Trump has a lot on his plate during his stay in India.
 

Feb 24, 2020, 10:33 AM IST

India awaits your arrival: PM Narendra Modi posts welcome message ahead of Donald Trump's tour

PM Modi said that India is looking forward to welcoming Trump on his first visit to India since assuming office.

Feb 24, 2020, 09:13 AM IST

US President Donald Trump visit Gujarat, Agra; how the day unfolded

US President Donald Trump landed in Ahmedabad at around 11.40 along with First Lady Melania Trump and attended the grand event 'Namaste Trump' at Motera stadium

Feb 24, 2020, 07:51 AM IST

From Namaste Trump to Agra visit, here's full schedule of US President's India visit

Here's the official schedule of Trump's engagement in India on February 24. 

Feb 24, 2020, 07:25 AM IST