Articles about Kamala Harris

PM gifts Harris copy of notifications related to her grandfather

24 Sep 2021

India
PM gifts Harris copy of notifications related to her grandfather

Prime Minister Narendra Modi gifted US Vice President Kamala Harris a copy of old notifications related to her grandfather, who was a senior Indian government officer, in a wooden handicraft frame and a meenakari chess set as they held their first in-person meeting, government sources said on Friday.

Harris brings up Pakistan's role in terrorism during Modi meet

24 Sep 2021

World
Harris brings up Pakistan's role in terrorism during Modi meet

United States Vice President Kamala Harris, in her first meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, raised the issue of Pakistan's role in terrorism, sending out a positive message for India.

Modi reaches US; to meet Harris, global CEOs today

23 Sep 2021

Politics
Modi reaches US; to meet Harris, global CEOs today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Washington DC to embark on a five-day trip to the United States.

CIA officer reported 'Havana Syndrome' symptoms on India trip

21 Sep 2021

World
CIA officer reported 'Havana Syndrome' symptoms on India trip

A Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) officer suffered symptoms consistent with the mysterious "Havana Syndrome" during their recent trip to India with agency chief William J Burns, reports said.

PM Modi to meet US President Biden on September 24

21 Sep 2021

World
PM Modi to meet US President Biden on September 24

US President Joe Biden will host Prime Minister Narendra Modi for their first in-person bilateral meeting at the White House on September 24 to further cement the close relationship between the two countries, a senior US official said on Monday.

US: President Biden condemns Supreme Court's refusal to block #TexasAbortionLaw

03 Sep 2021

World
US: President Biden condemns Supreme Court's refusal to block #TexasAbortionLaw

US President Joe Biden Thursday lambasted the Supreme Court of the United States after it refused to ban a Texas law that prohibits access to abortions after six weeks of pregnancy.

COVID-19 surge in India heartbreaking; US determined to help: Harris

08 May 2021

World
COVID-19 surge in India heartbreaking; US determined to help: Harris

Describing the surge of COVID-19 infections and deaths in India as nothing short of heartbreaking, US Vice President Kamala Harris said on Friday that the country's welfare is critically important to the United States.

Kamala Harris to feature in Earth Day special on Discovery+

21 Apr 2021

World
Kamala Harris to feature in Earth Day special on Discovery+

Vice President of the United States, Kamala Harris is slated to be a part of Action Planet: Meeting the Climate Challenge, a special focused around celebrations of Earth Day.

Harris to host 'women empowerment' talk with rape-accused Bill Clinton

24 Mar 2021

World
Harris to host 'women empowerment' talk with rape-accused Bill Clinton

United States Vice President Kamala Harris is set to address an event on Friday alongside former President Bill Clinton.

'Stand against hate, racism': President Biden condemns Atlanta mass shooting

20 Mar 2021

World
'Stand against hate, racism': President Biden condemns Atlanta mass shooting

US President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the rising violence against Asian-Americans in the wake of the recent mass shooting in Atlanta, targeting Asian massage parlors.

White House wants Harris's niece to stop using her name

15 Feb 2021

World
White House wants Harris's niece to stop using her name

Meena Harris, the niece of United States Vice-President Kamala Harris, has sparked worries among White House officials. The reason? Many in the current US administration believe she could be leveraging her aunt's name to build her personal brand.

My first job was cleaning laboratory glassware: Kamala Harris

27 Jan 2021

World
My first job was cleaning laboratory glassware: Kamala Harris

United States Vice President Kamala Harris has said that her first job was to clean pipettes in her mother's laboratory, as she visited the National Health Institute headquarters for the second dose of her COVID-19 vaccine.

Amusement park offers free entry to customers named 'Kamala'

24 Jan 2021

Lifestyle
Amusement park offers free entry to customers named 'Kamala'

If your name is Kamala or Kamal, you're lucky today!

Biden launches '100-days mask challenge,' makes quarantine mandatory for travelers

22 Jan 2021

World
Biden launches '100-days mask challenge,' makes quarantine mandatory for travelers

US President Joe Biden has signed a series of executive orders to address COVID-19 challenges, including making coronavirus test followed by quarantine mandatory for all travelers coming from overseas.

Kamala Harris's historic inauguration attire designed by two Black designers

21 Jan 2021

World
Kamala Harris's historic inauguration attire designed by two Black designers

Kamala Harris on Wednesday opted to wear a dress designed by two Black designers for her historic inauguration as the first woman, first Black and first Indian-American Vice-President of the United States.

Democracy has prevailed: Biden sworn in as 46th US President

20 Jan 2021

World
Democracy has prevailed: Biden sworn in as 46th US President

More than two months after he won the election, on the promise of healing a broken nation, Democrat Joe Biden was sworn-in as the 46th President of United States of America in Washington DC.

From Gaga to Garth, Miranda to Moreno: Celebrities join inaugural

20 Jan 2021

World
From Gaga to Garth, Miranda to Moreno: Celebrities join inaugural

Like so much this past year, the inaugural celebration of US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris will be like no other: pared-down, distanced, much of it virtual.

Pence congratulates Harris, offers full cooperation in transition of power

16 Jan 2021

World
Pence congratulates Harris, offers full cooperation in transition of power

Outgoing US Vice President Mike Pence called his soon-to-be successor Kamala Harris on Thursday to congratulate her and offer his full cooperation in the transition of power, according to multiple media reports.

Priyanka Chopra celebrates Vice President Kamala Harris's Vogue cover

11 Jan 2021

Entertainment
Priyanka Chopra celebrates Vice President Kamala Harris's Vogue cover

The February 2021 issue of Vogue magazine will have Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on its cover.

Biden's inauguration to include presidential escort, virtual parade

04 Jan 2021

World
Biden's inauguration to include presidential escort, virtual parade

President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on January 20 will include a Pass in Review on the East Front, a presidential escort to the White House, and a virtual parade across the US.

Trump calls Georgia's top official, demands to overturn election results

04 Jan 2021

World
Trump calls Georgia's top official, demands to overturn election results

Outgoing United States President Donald Trump directed the top election official in Georgia to "find enough votes" to change the poll outcome in an extraordinary phone call on Saturday, excerpts of which were released by the Washington Post on Sunday.

Harris receives the first dose of Moderna vaccine on camera

30 Dec 2020

World
Harris receives the first dose of Moderna vaccine on camera

The US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has received the first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine live on television as part of efforts to build public trust in the inoculation process

US President-elect Joe Biden receives coronavirus vaccine on live television

22 Dec 2020

World
US President-elect Joe Biden receives coronavirus vaccine on live television

On Monday, United States President-elect Joe Biden received the first shot of the coronavirus vaccine on live television, in an obvious bid to junk myths about the doses and tell Americans that it is safe to get inoculated.

Jim Carrey quits playing SNL's Joe Biden, Alex Moffat succeeds

20 Dec 2020

Entertainment
Jim Carrey quits playing SNL's Joe Biden, Alex Moffat succeeds

Funnyman par excellence Jim Carrey has quit his job of playing Democrat President-elect Joe Biden.

Biden makes Indian-American Neera Tanden the chief of budget team

01 Dec 2020

World
Biden makes Indian-American Neera Tanden the chief of budget team

Neera Tanden, an Indian-American woman, was on Monday named by the US President-elect Joe Biden as the director of the Office of Management and Budget.

In first conversation after polls, Biden, Modi discuss Indo-US ties

18 Nov 2020

India
In first conversation after polls, Biden, Modi discuss Indo-US ties

Weeks after Joe Biden unseated incumbent President Donald Trump, cementing his path to the White House, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a word with him and discussed Indo-US ties.

Mallika Sherawat predicted Kamala Harris's rise, a decade ago

10 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Mallika Sherawat predicted Kamala Harris's rise, a decade ago

Kamala Harris scripted history by becoming the first-ever woman to be elected Vice President of the United States. But, her phenomenal rise to power had been predicted by a pretty unlikely person - Bollywood actor Mallika Sherawat, a decade ago.

Priyanka and other film stars celebrate Joe Biden-Kamala Harris's victory

08 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Priyanka and other film stars celebrate Joe Biden-Kamala Harris's victory

Many stars from the Indian film fraternity congratulated the United States President-elect Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris for winning the US elections.

President-elect Joe Biden seeks to unite US in victory speech

08 Nov 2020

World
President-elect Joe Biden seeks to unite US in victory speech

United States President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris addressed the nation from the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware, after winning the 2020 elections.

#USAElections2020: Counting continues; Biden, on road to presidency, addresses country

07 Nov 2020

World
#USAElections2020: Counting continues; Biden, on road to presidency, addresses country

Over three days after election night, the counting of votes continued in the United States of America making it clearer that Democrat Joe Biden will unseat the incumbent President Donald Trump.

Pooja performed in Tamil Nadu village for Kamala Harris's win

03 Nov 2020

India
Pooja performed in Tamil Nadu village for Kamala Harris's win

In Tamil Nadu, residents of a small village, Thulasendrapuram in Mannargudi Taluk of Tiruvarur district, are following the United States elections closely, as one of their granddaughters, Kamala Harris, is in the fray.

Trump or Biden? US elections headed for a tight finish

03 Nov 2020

World
Trump or Biden? US elections headed for a tight finish

As the world watches who the United States will pick as its next President, the latest opinion polls indicated on Monday that the contest is headed for a nail-biting finish, with the margin between White House hopeful Joe Biden and incumbent Commander-in-Chief Donald Trump shrinking.

Days before US elections, Trump's pick confirmed to Supreme Court

27 Oct 2020

World
Days before US elections, Trump's pick confirmed to Supreme Court

US President Donald Trump was served a crucial victory, merely days before the November 3 elections, as Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in as a Supreme Court justice.

Biden slams Trump for his 'filthy' India remark during debate

25 Oct 2020

World
Biden slams Trump for his 'filthy' India remark during debate

United States Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden on Saturday slammed Republican rival, Donald Trump, for his remarks on India.

Niece shares image depicting Kamala Harris as Durga, outrage follows

20 Oct 2020

World
Niece shares image depicting Kamala Harris as Durga, outrage follows

A controversy was triggered after Meena Harris, the niece of United States Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate Kamala Harris, tweeted an image depicting the latter as Goddess Durga.

'SNL' parodies Vice Presidential debate, and there was a fly

13 Oct 2020

Entertainment
'SNL' parodies Vice Presidential debate, and there was a fly

The 2020 US Vice Presidential debate happened on October 8.

During debate with Pence, Harris berates Trump's handling of coronavirus

08 Oct 2020

World
During debate with Pence, Harris berates Trump's handling of coronavirus

US Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic challenger Kamala Harris, sitting 12 feet apart, participated in the only Vice Presidential debate of the 2020 elections, and unsurprisingly, President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic dominated the interaction.

US elections: Dwayne Johnson stands by Biden-Harris like 'The Rock'

28 Sep 2020

Entertainment
US elections: Dwayne Johnson stands by Biden-Harris like 'The Rock'

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is "going big" as usual.

US: Biden accepts Democratic presidential nomination; vows to end 'darkness'

21 Aug 2020

World
US: Biden accepts Democratic presidential nomination; vows to end 'darkness'

Former US Vice-President and Democrat veteran, Joe Biden, formally accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president on Thursday, launching a general-election challenge to President Donald Trump.

Kamala Harris formally accepts Vice-Presidential nomination, rips into Trump's tenure

20 Aug 2020

World
Kamala Harris formally accepts Vice-Presidential nomination, rips into Trump's tenure

The Democratic Party of the United States formally declared Kamala Harris, a first-time Senator from California, as its Vice-President candidate on the third night of the Democratic National Convention (DNC).