PM Modi invites US Vice President Kamala Harris to India, says her election a historic event

Prime Minister Narendra Modi complimented Kamala Harris for being the first Indian-American woman and person of colour to be elected vice president of the United States.

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'India, US natural partners,' say Indian PM Narendra Modi, US Vice President Kamala Harris after first in-person meeting

This was PM Modi's first in-person meeting with Harris after she made history by becoming the first Indian-origin person to become the Vice President of America.

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'Clearly unconstitutional': US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law

Earlier, US President Joe Biden had slammed the Texas abortion law and said it creates an 'almost un-American' vigilante system

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Will not enter an alliance to confront China, Vietnamese PM tells Beijing 

Vietnam will not enter an alliance to confront China, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has told Beijing before he met US Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday. The Vietnam’s prime minister met…

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Kamala Harris trip delayed over possible 'Havana syndrome' case

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said the Havana syndrome case was reported in Vietnam before Harris' departure but not confirmed

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US vice president offers Vietnam support to counter Beijing in South China Sea 

US Vice President Kamala Harris met Vietnam's top leaders on Wednesday. She offered support in several key areas, including the enhancement of the country's maritime security in an effort to…

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Eye on China: Kamala Harris vows US will pursue a free and open Indo-Pacific

Accusing Beijing of continuing to 'coerce' and 'intimidate' in the South China Sea, US Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday pledged Washington would pursue a free and open Indo-Pacific. The US …

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Singapore offers tanker aircraft to US for Afghan evacuation as VP Harris holds talks with PM Lee

The Prime Minister said that the US' intervention in the region 20 years ago has stopped terrorist groups from using Afghanistan as a safe base.

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Kamala Harris visits Singapore to deepen ties, counter China's influence

US Vice President Kamala Harris will meet Singapore's leaders on Monday on the first working day of a trip to Southeast Asia aimed at bolstering ties as part of Washington's efforts to counter…

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Can US President Joe Biden's Afghan pullout undermine Asia shift?

Amid desperate scenes at the Kabul airport where American forces are racing against the clock to evacuate tens of thousands of people, Biden stood by his decision to end the 20-year US war in…

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US Vice President Kamala Harris earned more than President Joe Biden in 2020

While Harris had an income of over $1 million, Biden earned only $607,336 in comparison to her

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'Underwater': Polls suggest Kamala Harris least popular Vice President since 1970s

A recent poll by YouGive/Economist showed that young people aged between 18-29 years found Kamala Harris 'unfavourable' and only 36 per cent found her to be 'favourable'

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US Vice President Kamala Harris may visit Vietnam, Singapore in August: Report 

Vice President Kamala Harris may visit Vietnam and Singapore in coming August…

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Drop politics to fix immigration, Harris says at US-Mexico border

The visit, her first since becoming vice president five months ago, came amid a rise in migrants caught crossing the border, which has sparked outrage from Republicans, who favour the stricter…

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US Vice President Kamala Harris visits US-Mexico border after facing criticism for absence

The trip comes a few days before Donald Trump visits the border, on June 30, in a bid to contrast his tough stance on immigration with successor Biden's more humane approach

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Kamala Harris is Democratic Party's Vice-Presidential candidate in US Presidential Elections 2020. She is the running mate of Joe Biden who is the presidential candidate. If Biden wins, Kamala Harris will be the first woman to assume the office of Vice-President of the USA. She is currently Senator from California.

Kamala Harris political career

Kamala Harris was elected in US Senate in 2016. She defeated Loretta Sanchez. Kamala Harris has since joined the chamber's Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Select Committee on Intelligence, Committee on the Judiciary and Committee on the Budget. 

Kamala Harris family details

Kamala Harris is married to Douglas Emhoff. Cole Emhoff is her stepson while Ella Emhoff is her step-daughter

Kamala Harris early life

Kamala Harris was born on October 20, 1964 in Oakland, California to a Jamaican father and Indian mother. Her mother Shyamala Gopalan carved out a career as a cancer researcher while her father Donald Harris taught Economics at Stanford University. Kamala Harris' younger sister Maya is a public policy advocate. After her parents' divorce, Kamala Harris moved to Montreal, Canada with her mother.

Kamala Harris education

In US, Kamala Harris attended Thousand Oaks Elementary School. In Montreal, Kamala Harris attended Westmount High School. She came back to the US and did BA in Political Science and Economics from Howard University. She then attended University of California to earn a law degree

Kamala Harris early career

Kamla Harris started her career as Deputy District Attorney in Alameda County. In 2003 Harris became District Attorney of San Francisco. In November 2010, she became the Attorney General of California. She was the first woman to hold the job.
 

Double standards? While Kamala Harris talks of Pak terror role, Blinken 'appreciates' it over Afghanistan

Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had his first in-person meeting with US secretary of state Anthony Blinken in New York, just hours apart from a meeting held between Indian Prime…

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PM Modi invites US Vice President Kamala Harris to India, says her election a historic event

Prime Minister Narendra Modi complimented Kamala Harris for being the first Indian-American woman and person of colour to be elected vice president of the United States.

Read Article

'India, US natural partners,' say Indian PM Narendra Modi, US Vice President Kamala Harris after first in-person meeting

This was PM Modi's first in-person meeting with Harris after she made history by becoming the first Indian-origin person to become the Vice President of America.

Read Article

'Clearly unconstitutional': US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law

Earlier, US President Joe Biden had slammed the Texas abortion law and said it creates an 'almost un-American' vigilante system

Read Article

Will not enter an alliance to confront China, Vietnamese PM tells Beijing 

Vietnam will not enter an alliance to confront China, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has told Beijing before he met US Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday. The Vietnam’s prime minister met…

Read Article

Kamala Harris trip delayed over possible 'Havana syndrome' case

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said the Havana syndrome case was reported in Vietnam before Harris' departure but not confirmed

Read Article

US vice president offers Vietnam support to counter Beijing in South China Sea 

US Vice President Kamala Harris met Vietnam's top leaders on Wednesday. She offered support in several key areas, including the enhancement of the country's maritime security in an effort to…

Read Article

Eye on China: Kamala Harris vows US will pursue a free and open Indo-Pacific

Accusing Beijing of continuing to 'coerce' and 'intimidate' in the South China Sea, US Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday pledged Washington would pursue a free and open Indo-Pacific. The US …

Read Article

Singapore offers tanker aircraft to US for Afghan evacuation as VP Harris holds talks with PM Lee

The Prime Minister said that the US' intervention in the region 20 years ago has stopped terrorist groups from using Afghanistan as a safe base.

Read Article

Kamala Harris visits Singapore to deepen ties, counter China's influence

US Vice President Kamala Harris will meet Singapore's leaders on Monday on the first working day of a trip to Southeast Asia aimed at bolstering ties as part of Washington's efforts to counter…

Read Article

Can US President Joe Biden's Afghan pullout undermine Asia shift?

Amid desperate scenes at the Kabul airport where American forces are racing against the clock to evacuate tens of thousands of people, Biden stood by his decision to end the 20-year US war in…

Read Article

US Vice President Kamala Harris earned more than President Joe Biden in 2020

While Harris had an income of over $1 million, Biden earned only $607,336 in comparison to her

Read Article

'Underwater': Polls suggest Kamala Harris least popular Vice President since 1970s

A recent poll by YouGive/Economist showed that young people aged between 18-29 years found Kamala Harris 'unfavourable' and only 36 per cent found her to be 'favourable'

Read Article

US Vice President Kamala Harris may visit Vietnam, Singapore in August: Report 

Vice President Kamala Harris may visit Vietnam and Singapore in coming August…

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Drop politics to fix immigration, Harris says at US-Mexico border

The visit, her first since becoming vice president five months ago, came amid a rise in migrants caught crossing the border, which has sparked outrage from Republicans, who favour the stricter…

Read Article

US Vice President Kamala Harris visits US-Mexico border after facing criticism for absence

The trip comes a few days before Donald Trump visits the border, on June 30, in a bid to contrast his tough stance on immigration with successor Biden's more humane approach

Read Article

Top 5 Hollywood news today: 'Aquaman 2' new title and more

From 'Aquaman 2' new title to Kanye West and Irina Shayk's romance, here are the top five headlines of the entertainment world

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America Ferrera calls out US Vice President Kamala Harris for her comments on migrants: 'They'd promised compassion and humanity'

Actress America Ferrera has spoken out against US Vice President Kamal Harris after she discouraged migrants from coming to the US. 
 

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In Mexico, Harris defends against criticism over border

Speaking at the start of their bilateral meeting at the Mexican national palace, Harris emphasised the longstanding 'interdependence and interconnection' of the two nations

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Harris takes on graft in Guatemala, tells migrants 'do not come'

The corruption task force has been previously floated, but Harris gave more details, saying it will combine resources from the Justice, State and Treasury departments

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Double standards? While Kamala Harris talks of Pak terror role, Blinken 'appreciates' it over Afghanistan

Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had his first in-person meeting with US secretary of state Anthony Blinken in New York, just hours apart from a meeting held between Indian Prime…

Read Article

PM Modi invites US Vice President Kamala Harris to India, says her election a historic event

Prime Minister Narendra Modi complimented Kamala Harris for being the first Indian-American woman and person of colour to be elected vice president of the United States.

Read Article

'India, US natural partners,' say Indian PM Narendra Modi, US Vice President Kamala Harris after first in-person meeting

This was PM Modi's first in-person meeting with Harris after she made history by becoming the first Indian-origin person to become the Vice President of America.

Read Article

'Clearly unconstitutional': US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law

Earlier, US President Joe Biden had slammed the Texas abortion law and said it creates an 'almost un-American' vigilante system

Read Article

Will not enter an alliance to confront China, Vietnamese PM tells Beijing 

Vietnam will not enter an alliance to confront China, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has told Beijing before he met US Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday. The Vietnam’s prime minister met…

Read Article

Kamala Harris trip delayed over possible 'Havana syndrome' case

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said the Havana syndrome case was reported in Vietnam before Harris' departure but not confirmed

Read Article

US vice president offers Vietnam support to counter Beijing in South China Sea 

US Vice President Kamala Harris met Vietnam's top leaders on Wednesday. She offered support in several key areas, including the enhancement of the country's maritime security in an effort to…

Read Article

Eye on China: Kamala Harris vows US will pursue a free and open Indo-Pacific

Accusing Beijing of continuing to 'coerce' and 'intimidate' in the South China Sea, US Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday pledged Washington would pursue a free and open Indo-Pacific. The US …

Read Article

Singapore offers tanker aircraft to US for Afghan evacuation as VP Harris holds talks with PM Lee

The Prime Minister said that the US' intervention in the region 20 years ago has stopped terrorist groups from using Afghanistan as a safe base.

Read Article

Kamala Harris visits Singapore to deepen ties, counter China's influence

US Vice President Kamala Harris will meet Singapore's leaders on Monday on the first working day of a trip to Southeast Asia aimed at bolstering ties as part of Washington's efforts to counter…

Read Article

Can US President Joe Biden's Afghan pullout undermine Asia shift?

Amid desperate scenes at the Kabul airport where American forces are racing against the clock to evacuate tens of thousands of people, Biden stood by his decision to end the 20-year US war in…

Read Article

US Vice President Kamala Harris earned more than President Joe Biden in 2020

While Harris had an income of over $1 million, Biden earned only $607,336 in comparison to her

Read Article

'Underwater': Polls suggest Kamala Harris least popular Vice President since 1970s

A recent poll by YouGive/Economist showed that young people aged between 18-29 years found Kamala Harris 'unfavourable' and only 36 per cent found her to be 'favourable'

Read Article

US Vice President Kamala Harris may visit Vietnam, Singapore in August: Report 

Vice President Kamala Harris may visit Vietnam and Singapore in coming August…

Read Article

Drop politics to fix immigration, Harris says at US-Mexico border

The visit, her first since becoming vice president five months ago, came amid a rise in migrants caught crossing the border, which has sparked outrage from Republicans, who favour the stricter…

Read Article

US Vice President Kamala Harris visits US-Mexico border after facing criticism for absence

The trip comes a few days before Donald Trump visits the border, on June 30, in a bid to contrast his tough stance on immigration with successor Biden's more humane approach

Read Article

Top 5 Hollywood news today: 'Aquaman 2' new title and more

From 'Aquaman 2' new title to Kanye West and Irina Shayk's romance, here are the top five headlines of the entertainment world

Read Article

America Ferrera calls out US Vice President Kamala Harris for her comments on migrants: 'They'd promised compassion and humanity'

Actress America Ferrera has spoken out against US Vice President Kamal Harris after she discouraged migrants from coming to the US. 
 

Read Article

In Mexico, Harris defends against criticism over border

Speaking at the start of their bilateral meeting at the Mexican national palace, Harris emphasised the longstanding 'interdependence and interconnection' of the two nations

Read Article

Harris takes on graft in Guatemala, tells migrants 'do not come'

The corruption task force has been previously floated, but Harris gave more details, saying it will combine resources from the Justice, State and Treasury departments

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Women opt for monochrome, colour-block at Biden-Harris inauguration

Joe Biden took oath as the 46th President of the United States, along with Vice President Kamala Harris.

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A day of many firsts: Highlights from US presidential inauguration

Today's presidential inauguration marked a series of firsts for the United States.

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From trillion package to Paris agreement, here's how Joe Biden plans to tackle climate change

Take a look at how Biden plans to fight climate change

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World leaders, former US presidents welcome transfer of power to Joe Biden

Political leaders across the globe are looking forward to the historic transfer of power in the United States -- where Democrat Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th US president after four turbul

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From religious services to a musical night: A comprehensive guide to the Joe Biden's inauguration day

The President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, during a day steeped in tradition and ceremony that nonetheless has been altered due to the p

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Kamala Harris' ancestral Indian village celebrates ahead of her inauguration

Residents of the ancestral Indian village of Kamala Harris celebrated before her inauguration as US vice president on Wednesday by offering prayers and setting off firecrackers.

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US Elections 2020: Celebrities who supported Joe Biden in the presidential race to the White House

The battle is finally over, and all the Americans got their next commander in chief Joe Biden, the 46th President of United States.

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Honk and clap: President-elect Joe Biden holds drive-in victory celebrations

The Democrat candidate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris defeated Donald Trump and Mike Pence to become the new President and Vice President of the US.

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US election result 2020: Joe Biden becomes President-elect; America celebrates

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris inch closer to the White House, defeating Donald Trump and Mike Pence

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Kamala Harris' ancestral village in India prays for her victory in US Election 2020 | Photos

The villagers of Thulasenthirapuram in Tamil Nadu, India are looking at heavens are urging the Gods to bring luck to Kamala Harris in US Election 2020

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Kamala Harris, a disco-dancing teenager, yearned for a home in Canada

Indian-origin US Senator and Democratic Vice President candidate Kamala Harris has spent her adolescent years in Canada. 

Let us take a look at her journey:

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