Mike Pence and Kamala Harris trade blows over Covid in debate

Republican Mike Pence and Democrat Kamala Harris began their vice presidential debate by sparring over the Trump administration’s handling of the coronavirus, a point that highlighted the parties’ sharply conflicting … Read More

Trump calls off aid talks, Biden says president ‘turned his back’ on Americans

US President Donald Trump, still being treated for COVID-19, abruptly ended talks with Democrats on an economic aid package on Tuesday, drawing criticism from presidential rival Joe Biden that he was … Read More

UN chief to renew call to India, G20 nations to invest in sustainable transition post-Covid

Antonio Guterres will deliver the 19th Darbari Seth Memorial lecture on August 28 organised by TERI, a global think-tank focusing on a broad range of sustainable development and climate-related issues, … Read More

U.S. Teachers Protest School Reopenings, Coronavirus Cases Down in South, West

Teachers at dozens of school districts protested from their cars on Monday over plans by some U.S. governors to resume in-class instruction during the coronavirus pandemic, while Arizona, Florida, California … Read More