Iran’s supreme leader on Wednesday declared Tehran would not accept Washington’s “stubborn” demands in talks to revive a 2015 nuclear deal and said the United States had failed to guarantee that it would never abandon the pact again.
Thousands of migrants are stranded in a Colombian port town as they wait for boats to cross into neighboring Panama on their way to the United States, a state relief agency said.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants US citizens to come to England “freely” and is discussing a travel corridor with the United States, LBC radio said on Wednesday, before an expected easing of Covid-19 restrictions for visitors from abroad.
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Americans are deeply divided over transgender rights, data released on Tuesday showed, with experts accusing politicians of exploiting clear differences along party lines to foment a culture war over the issue in recent years.
The United States is concerned about developments in Tunisia and urged calm in the country, White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki said on Monday, adding the United States is in touch with senior Tunisian leaders.
With Covid positive cases ticking past 52,000 per day, the United States has once again surpassed India (less than 40,000 cases per day as per official count) amid growing regret and recrimination among some anti-vaxxers but also continued resistance among diehards skeptics of the vaccine.
The US Justice Department on Thursday accused a prosecutor employed by the Chinese government of traveling to the United States to direct a harassment campaign aimed at bullying Chinese residents to return home to face criminal charges.
Of the 50,000 phone numbers that were, according to a consortium of investigative journalists, possible targets for surveillance using the Israeli company NSO Group Ltd.’s Pegasus spyware, apparently not one had a +1 prefix. NSO says it can’t — or doesn’t — hack US-based smartphones. You might think, therefore, this is not a problem the …
President Joe Biden has said that even though the United States has seen a dramatic drop in the number of Covid-19 deaths due to its vaccination programme, the people must remain vigilant about the more virulent Delta variant that is spreading fast in the country. Stressing the need for people to get vaccinated, he said …
President Joe Biden has said that even though the United States has seen a dramatic drop in the number of Covid-19 deaths due to its vaccination program, the country needs to remain vigilant about the Delta variant of coronavirus.
A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled illegal an Obama-era programme that prevents the deportation of some immigrants brought into the United States as children, putting new pressure for action on President Joe Biden and Democrats who control Congress for legislation to safeguard the people known as “Dreamers.”
The Delta variant of Covid-19 is now the dominant strain worldwide, accompanied by a surge of deaths around the United States almost entirely among unvaccinated people, US officials said Friday.
They also disagree over the wisdom of partnering with China on business projects, restrictions on travel to the United States from Europe and Germany’s opposition to temporary patent waivers aimed at speeding Covid-19 vaccine production.
While it is not uncommon for the United States to send additional security forces, include Marines, to its embassies around the world during times of crisis, the deployment highlights the level of uncertainty in the aftermath of Moise’s killing.
The first 150,000 doses of a 500,000-dose batch of Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine has arrived in Moldova’s capital as part of a donation from the United States that will help the former Soviet republic tackle the pandemic.
Pfizer and BioNTech announced they would seek authorization for a third dose of their Covid-19 vaccine to boost its efficacy, as the Delta variant drove devastating outbreaks in Asia and Africa and cases rose again in Europe and the United States. Delta is the most infectious strain of the virus since the start of the …
Biden acknowledged on Thursday that a new civil war could erupt in Afghanistan, but reiterated his commitment to pulling out US troops. While the United States will maintain diplomatic and humanitarian support for Afghans, Biden said their future was up to them.
Severe weather from Tropical Storm Elsa spurred tornado warnings in Delaware and New Jersey early Friday as the system moved over the mid-Atlantic states and into the northeastern United States.
The transportation department issued a final order Tuesday that blocks most travel between the United States and Belarus, underscoring Washington’s concern about the recent forced landing of a passenger jet to arrest a dissident Belarussian journalist.
In January 2021, Kamala Harris created history by becoming the United States’ first woman vice-president. The 56-year-old took office, replacing 61-year-old Republican, Mike Pence. However, six months down the line, Harris is facing allegations of toxic work culture in her office.
A major expansion of China’s nuclear assets has been uncovered amid signs that suggest that Beijing believes it has arrived on the world stage and is ready to parley on equal terms with the United States.
Women deprived of freedom of speech or the freedom to vote should fight for their rights and know that the United States stands beside them, US Vice President Kamala Harris said on Wednesday.
The highly transmissible Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, first identified in India, has become the most prevalent variant among new Covid-19 cases in the United States, according to California-based genomics company Helix.
In issuing the order, the Transportation Department said the US State Department had determined that limiting travel between the United States and Belarus was in Washington’s foreign policy interest in light of the diversion of the Ryanair flight.
Ethiopia and Eritrea should anticipate further actions from the United States if the announced cessation of hostilities does not lead to improvements in the Tigray region, a senior US State Department official said on Tuesday.
About 0.01 percent of people became infected with Covid-19 between January and April despite being fully vaccinated, a US government study said. The report published by the CDC documented so-called “breakthrough” cases among 101 million people fully vaccinated in the United States.
The White House says the United States on Tuesday will reach 50% of American adults fully vaccinated for Covid-19.
Relations between China and the United States have grown increasingly tense, with the world’s two largest economies clashing over everything from Taiwan and China’s human rights record to its military activity in the South China Sea.
External affairs minister S Jaishankar will embark on a five-day visit to the United States next week in an outreach aimed primarily at facilitating procurement of Covid-19 vaccines and smoothening supply chain wrinkles that has significantly slowed down the vaccination drive in India.