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Obama, Republican leaders clash on immigration reform

Obama, Republican leaders clash on immigration reform

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 14:32

US President Barack Obama and the Republican leadership clashed over the immigration reform, which analysts say would make it difficult for the passage of the legislation that proposes to provide a path to citizenship to 11 million undocumented people from countries like India.

Salman Khurshid`s statement on Narendra Modi disgraceful: BJP

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 23:17

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.

Relationship with Putin not icy despite `tough guy` stance, says Obama

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 06:47

US President Barack Obama said in an interview that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin have a pragmatic and respectful relationship.

`No decisions yet on US troops presence in Afghan post 2014`

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 06:28

US President Barack Obama has met his national security advisors on the current situation in Afghanistan.

Egypt `surprised` by exclusion from US-Africa summit

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 23:04

Egypt said it was "very surprised" by a decision by its longtime US ally to exclude it from a high-profile African summit.

Michelle`s birthday bash rocks, guests dance `all-night`

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 19:17

US First Lady Michelle Obama`s 50th birthday bash featured performances by pop stars Beyonce and Stevie Wonder.

Under fire Obama meets Internet chieftains over spying

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 00:39

Under fire from courts and allies over a vast US spying dragnet, President Barack Obama faced new heat on Tuesday from Internet titans.

Obama to visit ArcelorMittal's Cleveland plant

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 17:54

US President Barack Obama will visit ArcelorMittal's Cleveland plant in Ohio, which recently completed 100 years of making steel.

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

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 17:05

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.

Obama calls for investment in infrastructure

Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 10:53

US President Barack Obama has called for increased investment in the infrastructure sector, which he said is important to create jobs and give a boost to the manufacturing sector.

Obama vows health website fix, says some rates may rise

Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 09:32

President Barack Obama took the heat Wednesday for his health reforms` bungled rollout, and acknowledged perhaps for the first time that some Americans will pay more for coverage under Obamacare.

Shutdown encouraged US foes, depressed friends: Obama

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 21:04

US President Barack Obama warned Thursday that America`s political dysfunction had encouraged its enemies and depressed its friends, and said the crisis had left "no winners" in Washington.