US defence secretary advises Afghan forces to slow down Taliban’s momentum before retaking territories – Times of India

KABUL: Amid escalated fighting between Afghan forces and the Taliban, US defence secretary Lloyd Austin on Saturday said, the Afghan security forces’ primary job is to make sure they could … Read More

Political solution is the only outcome to lasting peace in Afghanistan, says White House – Times of India

WASHINGTON: The US administration, led by President Joe Biden, believes lasting peace in Afghanistan is possible only through a political solution, the White House has said, noting the ongoing dialogue … Read More

Joe Biden: Getting Covid-19 vaccine ‘gigantically important’, says Joe Biden | World News – Times of India

CINCINNATI: President Joe Biden expressed pointed frustration over the slowing COVID-19 vaccination rate in the US and pleaded that it’s “gigantically important” for Americans to step up and get inoculated … Read More

Covid-19: US grappling with ‘pandemic of the unvaccinated’ – Times of India

WASHINGTON: Two weeks after celebrating America’s near “independence” from the coronavirus, President Joe Biden is confronting the worrying reality of rising cases and deaths – and the limitations of his … Read More

Angela Merkel: Joe Biden bids Merkel farewell: Friends – with disagreements | World News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: Welcoming Angela Merkel to the White House for a final time, President Joe Biden renewed his concerns to the German chancellor Thursday about a major, nearly complete Russia-to-Germany gas … Read More

US announces $41 million additional Covid-19 assistance to India | India News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: The US has announced an additional $41 million assistance to help India respond to the Covid-19 pandemic and strengthen the country’s preparedness for the future health emergencies, taking the … Read More

Pakistan seeks ‘civilised’ and ‘even-handed’ relationship with US like the one that exists between America and India: Imran Khan – Times of India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is seeking a “civilised” and “even-handed” relationship with Washington like the one that existed between the US and the UK or with India “right now”, Prime Minister Imran … Read More