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Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. is an American politician who served as the 47th vice president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. Biden also represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate from 1973 to 2009. A member of the Democratic Party, Biden is a candidate for President in the 2020 election.Biden was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and lived there for ten years before moving with his family to Delaware. He became a lawyer in 1969 and was elected to the New Castle County Council in 1970. He was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 1972, when he became the sixth-youngest senator in American history.

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WHO incapable of holding China accountable for COVID-19: Dissident
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WHO incapable of holding China accountable for COVID-19: Dissident

The chances of a deeper investigation on the origins of the coronavirus pandemic and holding Beijing accountable will depend a great deal on Joe Biden administration, said Jianli Yang, a Chinese dissident and son of a former Communist Party leader, a former political prisoner in China, adding that he WHO is incapable of demanding transparency from the communist country regarding COVID-19.

White House 'doesn't take advice' from Trump on immigration: Psaki
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White House 'doesn't take advice' from Trump on immigration: Psaki

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Friday defended President Joe Biden administration's immigration agenda as Republicans, including former President Donald Trump, argued that Biden's rhetoric and policies have spurred a surge in migration at the southern border.

US, EU to suspend tariffs on alcohol, food and airplanes
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US, EU to suspend tariffs on alcohol, food and airplanes

The United States and the European Union agreed to temporarily suspend tariffs levied on billions of dollars of each others' aircraft, wine, food and other products for a four-month period.

Biden extends US National Emergency, sanctions against Iran
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Biden extends US National Emergency, sanctions against Iran

US President Joe Biden on Friday extended for another year the national emergency declared with respect to Iran in the year 1995, the White House announced.

Disney World workers harassed, spit on for enforcing Covid-19 safety guidelines
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Disney World workers harassed, spit on for enforcing Covid-19 safety guidelines

The Disney World workers have alleged experiencing harassment such as being spit on for trying to enforce Covid-19 safety guidelines that the company has put in place amid the pandemic.

Biden appoints Indian Americans in key positions
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Biden appoints Indian Americans in key positions

US President Joe Biden on Friday (local time) announced that two more Indian Americans in key positions of additional policy staff who will serve with the White House COVID-19 Response Team, Domestic Climate Policy Office, Domestic Policy Council, and National Economic Council.

Biden appoints 2 Indian-Americans as policy advisors
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Biden appoints 2 Indian-Americans as policy advisors

New York, March 5 A day after US President Joe Biden joked that Indian-Americans were taking over the ...

Fascination with space began with Star Trek: Indian-American aerospace engineer Swati Mohan
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Fascination with space began with Star Trek: Indian-American aerospace engineer Swati Mohan

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) scientist Swati Mohan, who played a key role in the successful landing of NASA's Perseverance rover on the Martian surface, told President Joe Biden on Thursday that her fascination with space began she watched the first episode of Star Trek as a child.

Biden plans virtual meet with Quad members to counter China's growing influence in Indo-Pacific region
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Biden plans virtual meet with Quad members to counter China's growing influence in Indo-Pacific region

President Joe Biden planned a virtual summit this month with the leaders of Quad members - Australia, Japan, India in order to counter China's growing influence in the Indo-Pacific region, citing people familiar with the matter, reported news website Axios.

Biden congratulates team NASA, says Indian Americans are 'taking over the country'
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Biden congratulates team NASA, says Indian Americans are 'taking over the country'

President Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) congratulated the NASA team responsible for the success of the Perseverance rover ...

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