US President Barack Obama

9/11 mastermind slams 'snake head' Obama, says 'your hand still wet with blood'

9/11 mastermind slams 'snake head' Obama, says 'your hand still wet with blood'

In a 18-page letter to Obama, he said the 9/11 attacks were a direct result of the American foreign policy and the deaths of innocent people it has caused.

Feb 09, 2017, 13:54 PM IST
US defence bill lays out more security cooperation with India, conditional aid for Pakistan

US defence bill lays out more security cooperation with India, conditional aid for Pakistan

The highlights of the bill released by Arizona Senator John McCain said it “enhances security cooperation between the United States and India”.

Dec 24, 2016, 20:45 PM IST
Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks

Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks

US President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence agencies to review cyber attacks and foreign intervention into the 2016 election and deliver a report before he leaves office on Jan. 20, the White House said on Friday.

Dec 10, 2016, 06:16 AM IST
This is not the apocalypse: Obama to White House staffers on Trump win

This is not the apocalypse: Obama to White House staffers on Trump win

"I don't believe in apocalyptic -- until the apocalypse comes. I think nothing is the end of the world until the end of the world," the US President said.

Nov 20, 2016, 20:19 PM IST
MS Dhoni arrives in Ranchi, Protesters burn tyres in Manipur, Rajneesh Duggal visits Ajmer shrine

MS Dhoni arrives in Ranchi, Protesters burn tyres in Manipur, Rajneesh Duggal visits Ajmer shrine

US President Barack Obama, The grid girl for Romain Grosjean of France and Haas F1

Oct 24, 2016, 09:07 AM IST

Please do not speculate: Police to commentators

The Munich Police have asked the online commentators to not to speculate about the shooting rampage at a mall in the German city of Munich in which six people have been killed and several injured.

Jul 23, 2016, 02:20 AM IST

Obama vows support for Germany after Munich shooting

 US President Barack Obama on Friday pledged support to Germany in the wake of a deadly shooting rampage in Munich, as officials said they were working to determine if any US citizens were affected.

Jul 23, 2016, 01:03 AM IST

With 84 dead, France investigates whether truck attacker acted alone

French authorities tried to determine whether a Tunisian who killed at least 84 people by ploughing a truck into Bastille Day crowd.

Jul 18, 2016, 09:14 AM IST

Obama, Pena Nieto to meet on July 22 in Washington

US President Barack Obama will host his Mexican counterpart Enrique Pena Nieto at the White House next week.

Jul 15, 2016, 11:50 AM IST

Obama condemns `what appears to be horrific terrorist attack` in Nice

US President Barack Obama strongly condemned the "horrific terrorist attack" in Nice.

Jul 15, 2016, 11:32 AM IST
Candlelight vigil for slain police officials in Dallas shootings

Candlelight vigil for slain police officials in Dallas shootings

During the vigil on Monday night, which was also attended by police officials, relatives and friends of the killed people, Dallas Police Association President Ron Pinkston read out the names of all the fallen officers, Xinhua news agency reported.

Jul 12, 2016, 15:28 PM IST
A year later, US lawmakers still take aim at Iran nuclear deal

A year later, US lawmakers still take aim at Iran nuclear deal

U.S. lawmakers this week will consider three Republican-backed measures targeting the Obama administration`s nuclear agreement with Iran, which bitterly divides Washington a year after it was announced and could play a role in November`s elections.

Jul 12, 2016, 11:35 AM IST

Obama pledges US long-term commitment to Europe security

As a friend, ally and trading partner of Britain, Obama wished to see an orderly negotiating process and as close a relationship as possible in future. 

Jul 10, 2016, 05:10 AM IST

Obama says confident Britain will have orderly Brexit transition

US President Barack Obama says he's confident that Britain and the European Union would be back on good terms with each other.

Jul 08, 2016, 12:53 PM IST
'Next prez would have to make tough decisions on Afghanistan'

'Next prez would have to make tough decisions on Afghanistan'

 As US President Barack Obama probably made his final policy decision on Afghanistan by retaining 8,400 troops in the war-torn country by the end of his presidency next January, the White House said the next president will have to make some 'substantial weighty' decisions on the US' current relationship with Afghanistan.

Jul 07, 2016, 12:08 PM IST

Orlando buries its dead in wake of gay club massacre

Orlando turned to burying its dead Friday, with funerals for at least five of the 49 people killed in a massacre at a gay nightclub -- the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

Jun 18, 2016, 08:03 AM IST
Obama to visit Orlando as US mulls charges for shooter's wife

Obama to visit Orlando as US mulls charges for shooter's wife

The FBI has interviewed Mateen's second wife, Noor Salman, who knew of his plans, and prosecutors were preparing to present evidence against her to a federal grand jury.

Jun 16, 2016, 18:17 PM IST
Wonder if Obamas will shift to India: Shiv Sena

Wonder if Obamas will shift to India: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena also slammed the US for pursuing a "dual policy" towards India and Pakistan.

Jun 10, 2016, 19:43 PM IST
US condemns 'cowardly' Tel Aviv attack

US condemns 'cowardly' Tel Aviv attack

The State Department yesterday dubbed this latest in a series of assaults by alleged Palestinian extremists a "horrific terrorist attack."

Jun 09, 2016, 04:28 AM IST

India, US announce USD 60 mln clean energy financial support

 India and the US today announced the setting up of two financial assistance programmes worth USD 60 million for supporting India's much-needed clean energy initiatives including in solar power and other renewables.

Jun 08, 2016, 05:08 AM IST