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Obama meets Muslim leaders, discusses extremism challenge

US President Barack Obama met Muslim leaders and discussed a host of issues with them including the efforts required to combat the dreaded IS and its "horrific" acts of terrorism.

PM Modi, President Obama seal Indo-US nuclear deal

PM Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama sealed Indo-US nuclear deal, claimed reports. The US has accepted to withdraw the tracking clause which allowed America to keep a tab on nuclear reactors installed by US companies in India.

US President Barack Obama pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat

Barack Obama pays tribute to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.

Obama to travel in his official car to Republic Day parade

In a break from tradition, US President Barack Obama will be travelling in his own official vehicle to the saluting dais during the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, reports said.

Obama `will not relent` in bid to close Guantanamo prison
Obama `will not relent` in bid to close Guantanamo prison

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged to make good on his promise to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, saying it was "time to finish the job."

Obama's India visit: Security at Yamuna Expressway heightened

The Uttar Pradesh police has started patrolling of Yamuna Expressway ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India to attend Republic Day celebrations on January 26.

Obama heads into European maelstrom

 US President Barack Obama on Tuesday flew directly into the worst East-West storm since the Cold War, heading first for Estonia, where he will warn Russia to keep its hands off former Soviet states now in NATO.

White House digs Obama's 'suit'-able tan!
White House digs Obama's 'suit'-able tan!

The White House Friday strongly defended Barack Obama's dress sense after the president faced some online disapproval for wearing a more informal tan-coloured suit at a news conference on Iran and Ukraine.

'Obama and his team closely watching developments in Iraq'
'Obama and his team closely watching developments in Iraq'

US President Barack Obama and his team is closely watching the situation in Iraq, the White House said Wednesday noting that military action alone could not address the challenge being posed by the Islamic State.

Salman Khurshid`s statement on Narendra Modi disgraceful: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday hit out at External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid over the latter`s statement that BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi cannot be the brand of ambassador of India.

Manmohan Singh, Obama set agenda of engagement for next six months

Manmohan Singh and Barack Obama have set "a robust agenda" for the next six months to keep the two nations actively engaged during elections in India.

US reserves right to take military action against Iran: Obama to Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with US President Barack Obama on Monday evening and opposite to the speculations the much awaited meet turned into a smooth-encounter.

Major row over Sharif purportedly calling Manmohan Singh `village woman`

A major controversy erupted on Sunday over Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif purportedly calling his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh a "village woman" with Narendra Modi terming it as the "biggest insult" of the Prime Minister.

US immigration bill advances in Senate

The Senate has voted to advance a landmark immigration bill, clearing away the first procedural hurdle that would open the door to US citizenship for millions.

Obama acknowledges rising hate crimes in America

The US is recognising this year as the 25th anniversary of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988 and the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Exclusion Act`s repeal.

Obama focussed on presidency, not life after it: White House

US President Barack Obama is currently focused on his presidency and not thinking about life after the end of his second term, a presidential spokesman has said.

Singapore PM to meet Obama

US President Barack Obama will meet Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong today in the White House where two leaders are expected to discuss broad range of strategic and economic issues affecting the Asia-Pacific region.

Sikh Americans favour tougher gun laws

Singh was among the select individuals invited for the White House event wherein Obama signed an Executive directive for gun control.

We hear you: Obama on gun violence

President Barack Obama says his administration has received an outpouring of support for stricter gun laws following last week`s school shooting in Connecticut, telling respondents to an online petition, "We hear you."

Obama nominates John Kerry as US Secretary of State

US President Barack Obama has nominated veteran Senator John Kerry, known for his relationship-building skills, as the next Secretary of State, a senior administration official said.