FGN10 US-DNC-BIDEN-LD NOMINATION Biden accepts Dem presidential nomination, says Trump has cloaked US in darkness Washington: Joe Biden pledged that he will be an 'ally of the light' as he officially accepted the presidential nomination of the Democratic Party, urging the American voters to unite to overcome a 'season of darkness' that President Donald Trump has cloaked the US for 'much too long'. By Lalit K Jha FGN34 US-DNC-BIDEN-2NDLD HARRIS Kamala's 'story is the American story', says Biden in his presidential nomination acceptance speech Washington: Democratic Party's presidential nominee Joe Biden praised his Indian-American running mate Kamala Harris during his nomination acceptance speech, describing the California senator as a 'powerful voice' in the US and said her 'story is the American story.' By Lalit K Jha FGN18 US-DNC-BIDEN-PRIORITIES Will be a president who will stand with allies and friends: Biden Washington: Outlining his foreign policy priorities, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has said that, if elected in the November elections, he will be a president who would stand with US' allies and friends and not cosy up to dictators. By Lalit K Jha FGN15 BIDEN-INDIA-CONNECTION-STORY Joe Biden's elusive quest for 'Biden from Mumbai' continues Washington: When Joe Biden was elected as one of the youngest US senators in 1972, one of the first letters that he received was from Mumbai, with the sender having the same last name as his.
FGN29 US-DNC-BIDEN-OBAMA Biden thanks Obama; says he was a great president who children look up to Washington: Taking a dig at Donald Trump, Democratic Party's presidential nominee Joe Biden took out a moment to thank Barack Obama for being a great president who the children could and did look up to but said the same cannot be said about the current occupant of the White House.
FGN30 UK-TEMPLE-ANNIVERSARY Prince Charles leads silver jubilee tributes to UK’s largest temple London: Britain’s Prince Charles has issued a special video message to mark the 25th anniversary of the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in north London, which prides itself as a “made in India, built in London” grand monument and among the largest temples outside India.
FGN28 VIRUS-UK-PLASMA-INDIANS UK issues urgent call for more Indian, South Asian COVID-19 plasma donors London: The UK’s state-funded National Health Service (NHS) on Friday issued an urgent call for people of Indian and South Asian heritage who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate their plasma to help save lives of others infected with the deadly virus.
FGN25 US-DNC-BIDEN-FLOYD-DAUGHTER Won't forget Floyd daughter's words 'Daddy changed the world', says Biden Washington: Calling on Americans to combat racism, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has recalled one of the most important conversations he had during the campaign with George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter, whose words 'Daddy changed the world' burrowed deep into his heart.
FGN21 US-HARRIS-JAYAPAL Kamala Harris' nomination as vice president candidate is significant; brings identities together: Pramila Jayapal Washington: Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has said the nomination of Kamala Harris as the Democratic party's vice presidential candidate is very significant as she brings together multiple identities and also is a 'flashpoint' for communities around the country that felt unheard till now.
FGN20 TRUMP-BIDEN-DNC-SPEECH Trump terms Joe Biden's acceptance speech 'just words' Washington: US President Donald Trump reacted to his Democratic rival Joe Biden's acceptance speech with a subdued and succinct tweet, terming the former vice president's address as 'just words'.
FGN12 US-DNC-LD BLOOMBERG Bloomberg says America would be lost if Trump reelected; urges countrymen to vote for Biden, Harris By Yoshita Singh New York: Billionaire businessman Michael Bloomberg has warned that America is in danger of being lost under President Donald Trump's leadership and urged Americans to vote for Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris in the November presidential election.
FGN6 HARRIS-DNC-HUSBAND Kamala Harris has been fighting for justice every day, will be 'great' VP: says her husband Washington: Douglas Emhoff, the husband of Indian-origin Senator and vice-presidential nominee of the Democratic Party Kamala Harris, has said that his wife has been fighting for justice every day for the people and will make a 'great' vice president of America.
FGN3 UK-INDIA-BIOTECH-AWARD India, UK based biotech firm wins 'Star Trek' creator's better humanity award London: An India and UK headquartered genomics biotech company is among four worldwide projects awarded the USD 1-million 2020 Roddenberry Prize designed to advance the vision of 'Star Trek' creator Gene Roddenberry to better humanity. PTI TEAM NSA NSA NSA