Biden signs first gun reforms law in decades

Washington |Sunday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST

US President Joe Biden on Saturday signed into law a legislation that makes modest changes in the gun laws of the country but marks a significant step on reforms in decades.

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Gun reforms act to become nationwide law after Biden's approval (Ld)

New York |Sunday, 2022 5:15:13 AM IST

US President Joe Biden has put his official seal of approval to the bipartisan Safe Communities Act (that seeks gun control and end to violence) to make it an enforceable law after both Houses of the

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The bipartisan new gun deal is historic, but falls short of Biden's wish-list

New York |Friday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST

The Senate's bipartisan new gun law drafted by 20 senators led by John Cornyn, Republican from Texas, often described in political circles as a compromise framework legislation, has been historic, tho

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Biden administration to limit use of land mines: White House

US | June 21, 2022 10:55:59 PM IST

Washington [US], June 21 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States will limit the use of anti-personnel mines, the White House's National Security Council spokesperson said on Tuesday.

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Biden falls down while getting off bike, says 'am fine'

Washington |Sunday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST

US President Joe Biden fell off his bike as he was trying to get off it near his beach home in Delaware, media reports said on Saturday.

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Palestinian president hosts senior U.S. officials ahead of Biden's visit

Middle East | June 12, 2022 7:54:14 AM IST

Ramallah [Palestine], June 12 (ANI/Xinhua): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday held a meeting in the West Bank city of Ramallah with visiting U.S. senior diplomats ahead of an expected vi

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Biden battles with falling popularity; Trump staging a comeback?

New York |Friday, 2022 3:45:10 AM IST

US President Joe Biden is battling falling popularity among his voters, as several polls show his ratings have been plummeting since 2021 at 36 per cent; though it recovered 6 per cent to haul up to 4

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Biden says US not supplying Kyiv with missile systems capable of striking Russia: Reports

US | May 30, 2022 10:24:07 PM IST

Washington [US], May 30 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Joe Biden said that Washington will not supply Kyiv with missile systems capable of striking Russian territory, a UK-based media reported on Monday,

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Biden says North Korea joined US sanctions against Russia

US | May 28, 2022 4:54:01 PM IST

Washington [US], May 28 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Joe Biden said on Friday that North Korea has supported the United States' sanctions against Russia.

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US' top gun lobbyist agrees with Biden over action against gun violence

US | May 28, 2022 3:26:09 PM IST

Washington [US], May 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The National Rifle Association's (NRA) CEO and Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre said on Friday the organization does not agree with President Joe Biden's

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Ukraine, wheat ban to be discussed at Biden-Modi meet: US NSA

Washington |Monday, 2022 3:15:09 AM IST

The Russian invasion of Ukraine and Indian restrictions on wheat exports will be among a range of issues that will figure at the upcoming meeting of the Quad in Tokyo next week and the bilateral betwe

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No plans for Biden, Erdogan to talk over issues about Sweden, Finland NATO bid: Sullivan

Europe | May 20, 2022 2:54:50 PM IST

Washington [US], May 20 (ANI/Sputnik): There are currently no plans for US President Joe Biden to consult with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan about Ankara's security concerns regarding S

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