Amidst mass shootings, Biden reiterates commitment towards assault weapons ban

US President Joe Biden said Thursday that in view of the recent mass shootings in the country, he will make a renewed effort to enact a ban on assault-style rifles. Biden was at a fire station  in Nantucket, Massachusetts on Thanksgiving morning where he said that such weapons are a societal menace and should not […]

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Democrats won’t be able to codify Roe v. Wade as they lack enough votes, says US President Joe Biden

Despite Republicans poor performance in the midterm elections, US President Joe Biden on Monday (November 14) stated that he does not anticipate being able to codify Roe v. Wade into law. Prior to election day, Biden emphasised how important it was to elect more Democrats to the House. He said, “If we do that, here’s […]

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Joe Biden says China has no ‘imminent’ plans to invade Taiwan

United States President Joe Biden said on Monday (November 14) that China has no “imminent” plans to invade Taiwan. Biden’s remarks came after the meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.  The world was eagerly watching Biden-Xi’s first in-person talks since 2017 which happened on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Bali, Indonesia. Both leaders discussed […]

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US does not seek conflict with China, says Biden before G20 summit

US President Joe Biden said on Sunday (November 13) that the US seeks no conflict with China, as leaders began arriving in Bali, Indonesia, for G-20 summit. It is expected that G20 summit taking place this time will see tense talks on a range of geopolitical issues. Biden is slated to meet his Chinese counterpart […]

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‘I feel good. I know I’m coming in stronger’, says Joe Biden after Democrats retain the Senate

US President Joe Biden expressed happiness after his Democrat party managed to hold the fort and retain the Senate, after a narrow victory. Speaking at a meeting of Southeast Asian leaders in Phnom Penh on Sunday, Biden said, “I know I’m coming in stronger,” before adding, “I feel good and I’m looking forward to the next […]

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Another slip-up from Biden, thanks Colombia instead of Cambodia at ASEAN summit

President of the United States Joe Biden made another faux pas on Saturday when he said Colombia when referring to Cambodia, which is hosting the ASEAN summit. While meeting his counterparts from ASEAN in Phnom Penh, Biden said, “Now that we’re back together here in Cambodia, I look forward to building even stronger progress than we’ve already […]

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US-ASEAN pact to tackle ‘biggest issues of our time,’ says Biden in Cambodia

US President Joe Biden on Saturday (November 12) held talks with Southeast Asian leaders during Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit in Cambodia. Biden hailed the new US-ASEAN pact as a critical which will help tackling “the biggest issue of our time.” This was Biden’s first visit to Southeast Asia as a president. The […]

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US court orders Biden to halt his student loan forgiveness plan. Here’s why.

Less than a month after opening the portal for his ambitious $400 billion ‘student loan forgiveness’ plan, the Biden administration has been ordered to stop taking new applications by a federal judge.  US District Judge Mark Pittman, one of the appointees by former President Donald Trump said the Biden administration did not have the ‘clear […]

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