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  • Biden discusses Ukraine with national security team: White House

    Biden discusses Ukraine with national security team: White House

    Western countries have been accusing Russia of allegedly deploying troops near the Ukrainian border in preparation for "aggressive action."

    January 23, 2022
  • Biden assures categorically Harris will be running mate in 2024

    Biden assures categorically Harris will be running mate in 2024

    In that scenario, she could be pulled down by Biden's performance as President, which has been on a downward spiral.

    January 20, 2022
  • Biden pledges to ‘get inflation under control’

    Biden pledges to ‘get inflation under control’

    "The best thing to tackle high prices is a more productive economy with greater capacity to deliver goods and services to the American people," Biden said.

    January 20, 2022
  • Unpresidential?

    Unpresidential?

    Biden chastised Republicans for falling in line behind Trump's election lies. “Today, we call on Congress to get done what history will judge," Mr. Biden said, "pass the freedom to vote act.” His presentation was forceful, blunt, and explicit, referring to new efforts to limit voting access as “Jim Crow 2.0.”

    January 14, 2022
  • Biden’s onslaught

    Biden’s onslaught

    Mr Biden has spent the first year of his presidency, riveted to his own agenda which has often seemed to flounder. Nonetheless, the damage wrought by Mr Trump’s efforts to undermine the election that he lost lingers on in the United States.

    January 10, 2022
  • Declining fortunes

    Declining fortunes

    The latest Gallup poll has indicated that Biden’s score of 43 per cent ~ among all voters ~ had not changed since last September. Having started his innings at the White House on 57 per cent, his ratings remained at around 50 per cent till the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan last August and the takeover by the Taliban.

    January 1, 2022
  • Biden-successor chatter: Harris currently not scaring any prospective opponents

    Biden-successor chatter: Harris currently not scaring any prospective opponents

    Harris' vice presidency is more of a senior adviser role. It has given her proximity to the president but also placed her political future in the backseat as she toes the administration line.

    November 17, 2021
  • Taiwan question to top Xi-Biden meet: Chinese state media

    Taiwan question to top Xi-Biden meet: Chinese state media

    Chinese experts predict the Taiwan question will be a major topic of concern at the meeting, state media tabloid Global Times reported.

    November 15, 2021
  • Biden signs law to ban Chinese tech companies from doing business in US

    Biden signs law to ban Chinese tech companies from doing business in US

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) identified Huawei and ZTE as national security threats to communications networks last year, making it more difficult for American companies to buy their equipment.

    November 12, 2021
  • Climate and Security

    Climate and Security

    Climate change will increasingly exacerbate a number of risks to U.S. national security interests, from physical impacts that could cascade into security challenges, to how countries respond to the climate challenge.

    October 25, 2021
  • Biden, Macron agree to meet in Rome

    Biden, Macron agree to meet in Rome

    In mid-September, the US and the UK said they would support the Australian Navy in acquiring nuclear-powered submarines under the newly formed trilateral security pact, depriving France of an existing contract.

    October 23, 2021
  • US House approves short-term debt limit hike to avert default

    US House approves short-term debt limit hike to avert default

    US Treasury Department began using "extraordinary measures" to continue to finance the government on a temporary basis.

    October 13, 2021
  • Biden urges businesses to implement vaccine mandates amid pushback

    Biden urges businesses to implement vaccine mandates amid pushback

    Biden, who prioritized handling the pandemic after assuming office, announced in September sweeping new federal vaccine requirements for as many as 100 million Americans.

    October 8, 2021
  • Joe Biden says he and Xi Jinping agreed to abide by Taiwan agreement

    Joe Biden says he and Xi Jinping agreed to abide by Taiwan agreement

    Beijing claims full sovereignty over Taiwan, a democracy of almost 24 million people located off the southeastern coast of mainland China.

    October 6, 2021
  • Biden has no plans to call Imran Khan soon: Spokesperson

    Biden has no plans to call Imran Khan soon: Spokesperson

    Psaki said on Monday: "I don't have anything to predict at this point in time."

    September 28, 2021
  • Modi returns to India with 157 artifacts and antiquities handed over to him by the US

    Modi returns to India with 157 artifacts and antiquities handed over to him by the US

    The artifacts and antiquities were handed over to Prime Minister Modi by the US president Joe Biden following a long process of identification and authentication being carried out by India's Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) preceding their final hand over.

    September 26, 2021
  • That sinking feeling from Down Under

    That sinking feeling from Down Under

    China imported $100 billion in 2020 from Australia, with the latter earning a trade and service surplus of $55.5 billion.

    September 26, 2021