Wednesday, 8 December, 2021
Home Tags Joe Biden

Topic: Joe Biden

PM Narendra Modi with US President Joe Biden during their bilateral meeting in Washington on 24 September 2021| Twitter /@narendramodi

US unlikely to impose CAATSA sanctions on India for S-400, but other Russian deals won’t be easy

The $5.43-bn S-400 ‘Triumf’ missile systems deal is going to be at the centre of the upcoming India visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Indian exports | Representational Image | Bloomberg

Why Indian textile, leather exporters want restoration of preferential trade terms with US

Commerce minister Piyush Goyal has called for restoration of benefits under the US’ Generalized System of Preferences. The Trump administration removed India from GSP list in June 2019.
File photo | PM Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin | Flickr

How to prevent accidental wars? Strongmen Putin, Xi, Modi are risk-takers, can be triggers

China, US, Japan, South Korea are interfacing in the air, sea, space and cyberspace. The dangers of inaction are obvious.

Checkup finds Joe Biden ‘vigorous’, Kamala Harris in power for over an hour

Harris, the first woman, first Black person & first person of South Asian descent to be vice president, was for 1 hour and 25 minutes acting president while Biden was under anesthesia.
File photo of US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris | Photographer: Stefani Reynolds | Bloomberg

Joe Biden briefly transfers presidential power to Kamala Harris as he undergoes colonoscopy

Biden is the oldest person to be US President, which he did at the age of 77, leading to even more scrutiny of his health. He will undergo procedure day before his 79th birthday.
US President Joe Biden speaks while meeting virtually with Xi Jinping, China's president, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC | Photographer: Sarah Silbiger/UPI/Bloomberg

Biden charts path forward with Xi as both leaders stress for more talks amid tensions

The two leaders held a virtual meeting that lasted for over three hours as they covered a range of topics including trade, the pandemic, climate change, Taiwan and other hotspots.
50 word edit logo

Biden-Xi summit will help reduce rising tensions. US-China talking itself is an achievement

ThePrint view on the most important issues, instantly.
US President Joe Biden meets with China's President Xi Jinping during a virtual summit from the White House in Washington, DC on 15 November 2021. Photographer: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

Biden, Xi seek to stabilise US-China ties in longer-than-expected summit

In a statement after the meeting Monday, the White House said Biden and Xi discussed the 'importance of managing competition responsibly'.
Xi Jinping walks around the Monument to the People's Heroes in Tian'anmen Square in Beijing | Photo: Zhai Jianlan | Xinhua/Getty Images via Bloomberg

Historic Chinese resolution whitewashes Mao legacy, puts Xi Jinping at centre stage

Chinascope — The Week Behind The Wall is everything you need to know about what’s happening in China this week.
Joe Biden with Xi Jinping in Beijing in 2013 | Bloomberg

Joe Biden, Xi Jinping to meet virtually on 15 Nov to create stability amid rising tensions

The talks come as tensions between the two countries have been building over issues including Taiwan and restrictions on sales of US technology to China.
Illustration: Ramandeep Kaur | ThePrint

Bezos, Branson & Musk — Are billionaires popularising space travel or just on an ego trip?

Jeff Bezos will travel to the edge of space in his New Shepard aircraft — more than a week after billionaire Richard Branson defeated him in a fast developing space race.