Biden and Trudeau make Covid-19 top priority in first bilateral meeting
Credit: The White HouseUS president Joe Biden has had his first bilateral meeting with Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau virtually, with the coronavirus pandemic stripping the occasion of its customary Oval Office fanfare.The two leaders – Mr Biden in the Roosevelt Room at the White House and Mr Trudeau in the prime minister’s office in Ottawa – delivered friendly opening remarks in front of the media.Mr Trudeau was commended Mr Biden for quickly rejoining the Paris climate accord, a worldwide pact to curb climate emissions that Donald Trump walked away from early in his term.
Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Secretary Vikas Swarup on May 08 informed that India have just concluded historic and successful India-EU Leaders' meeting where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a special invitee. "We have just concluded historic and successful India-EU Leaders' meeting. It was an unprecedented occasion where Prime Minister of India was a special invitee. The EU+27 format has only been done with US before, most recently with President Biden in March 2021," said Swarup.
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US President Joe Biden holds his first White House press briefing, telling reporters it is his 'expectation' he will run for re-election but that he has 'no idea' if his Republican rival would be Donald Trump.He also said he would 'fully expect' to have Vice President Kamala Harris as his running-mate if he did make another bid for the Oval Office.
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US President Joe Biden has signed into law the 1.9 trillion dollar relief package that he said will help the US defeat coronavirus and nurse the economy back to health.The signing came hours before Mr Biden delivers his first prime-time address since taking office.“This historic legislation is about rebuilding the backbone of this country,” he said as he signed the bill in the Oval Office.
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The United States on Sunday denied a report by Iran's state television that the arch-foes had reached a prisoner swap deal in exchange for the release of $7 billion frozen Iranian oil funds under U.S. sanctions. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
CNN’s Jim Acosta argues that the right-wing voices railing against “cancel culture” are the same ones that love to cancel and silence anyone who won’t buy into Donald Trump’s big lie about the 2020 election.
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A family dog in Ottawa, Canada has been hailed a hero for helping save her owner during a seizure. Clover, a a large white Maremma mix, moved into the middle of road to block traffic as her owner Haley Moore lay on the ground. Clover was rewarded with steaks for doing such a good job.
Two Senate committees postponed meetings scheduled for Wednesday to consider President Joe Biden’s pick as budget director, Neera Tanden, suggesting she may not have the votes to be approved and thus..
U.S. President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought on Tuesday to turn the page on the Trump era, stressing the countries' deep ties and pledging to work together to counteract..