Arul Louis

Arul Louis

About Arul Louis

The author a New York-based journalist, is a non-resident Senior Fellow of the Society for Policy Studies

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UNICEF head for simplifying COVID vaccine intellectual property rights for universal availability

UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore has called for simplifying intellectual property rights governing COVID-19 vaccines in order to make them universally available but expressed reservations about completely suspending the patents during the pandemic as demanded by India and South Africa

India set to become fastest-growing economy, to grow by 12.5%: IMF

Emerging from the COVID-19 disruptions, India's economic growth is projected to reach the historically high level of 12.5 per cent this fiscal year and also regain its status as the world's fastest-growing economy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reported on Tuesday

Biden names Pakistani American as federal judge, Indian American as Washington judge

US President Joe Biden has appointed a Pakistani American, Zahid N. Quraishi, to be a federal judge. He would become the nation's first Muslim federal judge if confirmed by the Senate

India continuing steps to restore normalcy in Kashmir: US State Department report

“The (India) government continued taking steps to restore normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir by gradually lifting some security and communications restrictions,” according to the State Department's annual human rights report

Biden nominates Indian American Seema Nanda as Labour Department solicitor

US President Joe Biden has nominated yet another Indian American, Seema Nanda, a former CEO of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), to be the Department of Labour solicitor, the White House announced on Friday.

'India has provided more vaccines globally than for its own citizens'

India has supplied more vaccines against COVID-19 to people around the world than has vaccinated its own citizens, according to India's Deputy Permanent Representative K. Nagaraj Naidu

Biden invites Modi, Hasina, Tshering to climate summit

US President Joe Biden has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to join him for the World Leaders Summit on Climate that he is virtually convening on April 22 and 23

US troop pullout from Afghanistan unlikely by May 1: Biden

President Joe Biden has indicated that the US is unlikely to meet the May 1 deadline set by his predecessor Donald Trump to get US troops out of Afghanistan

Quad ‘democracies’ will hold Chinese ‘autocracy’ accountable for its actions: Biden

The Quad summit “got the Chinese attention” on their seriousness in holding Beijing accountable for its actions in the Indo-Pacific region, according to US President Joe Biden

Biden wants immigration reform that could speed up green cards for Indian, South Asian professionals

US President Joe Biden wants Congress to act on  immigration reform that would allow Indian doctors and other South Asian professionals to expeditiously get their green cards, according to his spokesperson Jen Psaki


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