Thursday, 13 June 2024

South Asian Update
South Asian Update
Joe Biden Calls Putin a ’Cruel Tyrant’

Joe Biden Calls Putin a ’Cruel Tyrant’

During a speech to graduates at the Military Academy at West Point, US President Joe Biden referred to Russian President Vladimir Putin as a `cruel tyrant.` The speech was broadcast on the official White House channel.

Joe Biden says what’s happening in Gaza ’not genocide’

Joe Biden says what’s happening in Gaza ’not genocide’

United States President Joe Biden defended Israel’s ongoing onslaught in the Gaza Strip, saying that what is happening in the besieged enclave is `not genocide.`

These 5 nations can attack any place on world with a missile

These 5 nations can attack any place on world with a missile

The countries Russia, the United States, China, Britain, and France are the only countries in the Earth that possess the power to potentially strike targets in other countries.

Two Bangladeshi nationals shot dead in New York

Two Bangladeshi nationals shot dead in New York

Two Bangladeshi nationals were shot dead in broad daylight in the city of Buffalo in the US state of New York.

Biden and Xi discuss US-China cooperation and conflict
Biden and Xi discuss US-China cooperation and conflict

US President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a call on Tuesday in an effort to keep tensions between the two countries at a simmer.

Four killed and multiple injured in California shooting
Four killed and multiple injured in California shooting

At least Four people were killed and multiple others were injured in a shooting at a residence in King City, California, authorities said on Sunday.

US defence chief Lloyd Austin hospitalised again, transfers duties to deputy

US defence chief Lloyd Austin hospitalised again, transfers duties to deputy

The Pentagon has announced that United States Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has been hospitalized for the second time within a month, following an earlier hospital stay that faced criticism for a perceived lack of transparency.

United States looks to deepen ties with Bangladesh

United States looks to deepen ties with Bangladesh

The United States will continue to take steps to deepen its partnership with Bangladesh. The US official made the remark when a journalist wanted to know what specific action the US is considering to deepen its partnership with Bangladesh.

US does not support Taiwan independence: Joe Biden

US does not support Taiwan independence: Joe Biden

President Joe Biden clarified that the United States does not endorse the independence of Taiwan, responding to the election of William Lai Ching-te as the island nation`s next president.

Ecuador president declares war on armed gangs 

Ecuador president declares war on armed gangs 

Ecuador`s president Noboa has ordered that criminal gangs be `neutralised` after days of violence culminated in an attack on a television studio.

US imam shot outside New Jersey mosque dies

US imam shot outside New Jersey mosque dies

An imam has died after being shot outside his mosque in Newark early Wednesday morning, law enforcement sources said. 

Florida shooting: Sister fatally shot over Christmas present row

Florida shooting: Sister fatally shot over Christmas present row

Two teenage brothers have been apprehended following a shooting incident that resulted in the tragic death of their sister during a dispute over Christmas presents.

Justin Trudeau sees shift in India relations after US plot revealed

Justin Trudeau sees shift in India relations after US plot revealed

Canadian Premier Justin Trudeau hinted at a shift in India`s stance towards Ottawa following revelations from the United States regarding a foiled plot to eliminate a Sikh separatist leader on American soil, as reported by CBC on Wednesday.

US offers no comment on Russian statement over interference in Bangladesh’s elections

US offers no comment on Russian statement over interference in Bangladesh’s elections

The United States has opted to withhold comments regarding recent accusations made by Russia, alleging American and allied interference in Bangladesh`s internal affairs.

Colorado’s top court finds Trump ineligible for US presidency

Colorado’s top court finds Trump ineligible for US presidency

The highest court in Colorado has rendered a decision that deems former US President Donald Trump ineligible to participate in the race for the White House. 

Car collides with President Biden’s motorcade in US’ Delaware

Car collides with President Biden’s motorcade in US’ Delaware

A car collided with part of United States President Joe Biden’s motorcade in Delaware`s Wilmington on Sunday.