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May 05, 2017, 15:59 PM IST
Obamacare 'dead': Donald Trump after GOP health bill victory

Obamacare 'dead': Donald Trump after GOP health bill victory

US President Donald Trump has declared Obamacare "essentially dead" after the Republican healthcare bill was narrowly passed by the House of Representatives.

May 05, 2017, 15:03 PM IST

Barack Obama endorses Emmanuel Macron for French presidency

Former US president Barack Obama endorsed Emmanuel Macron for the French presidency, praising the centrist frontrunner`s "liberal values" in a video posted Thursday on the candidate`s website.

May 04, 2017, 18:59 PM IST
Michelle wasn't the only woman in Barack Obama's life — Know who he proposed twice for marriage

Michelle wasn't the only woman in Barack Obama's life — Know who he proposed twice for marriage

The former United States president has asked another woman to marry him. Then politics got in the way.

May 04, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Barack Obama proposed to another woman before Michelle: Book

Barack Obama proposed to a "serious" girlfriend before he met his eventual wife Michelle, according to a new biography of the former US President.

May 04, 2017, 10:51 AM IST
FBI translator flees to Syria, marries ISIS terrorist she was assigned to investigate – Know what happened next

FBI translator flees to Syria, marries ISIS terrorist she was assigned to investigate – Know what happened next

Daniela Greene married Denis Cuspert, a German rapper turned ISIS pitchman, in 2014.

May 02, 2017, 23:01 PM IST
Donald Trump abruptly ends interview with CBS' Dickerson when asked about Obama wiretapping claims

Donald Trump abruptly ends interview with CBS' Dickerson when asked about Obama wiretapping claims

US President Donald Trump abruptly ended a interview with CBS News' John Dickerson.

May 02, 2017, 14:26 PM IST

US to continue talks with Israel on settlement: White House

The White House has said that the US will continue talks with Israel about its settlement activity on occupied Palestinian territory.

May 02, 2017, 11:10 AM IST

Donald Trump invites Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte to White House

US President Donald Trump has invited his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte to the White House, an official statement announced.

Apr 30, 2017, 11:54 AM IST

Donald Trump skips media dinner to hold rally in Pennsylvania

US President Donald Trump skipped the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday night and instead held a campaign-style rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Apr 30, 2017, 09:18 AM IST

EPA says website undergoing makeover to match Donald Trump, Scott Pruitt views

As EPA renews its commitment to human health and clean air, land and water, our website needs to reflect the views of the leadership of the agency.

Apr 29, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
Won't run for office, says Michelle Obama

Won't run for office, says Michelle Obama

Former US First Lady Michelle Obama has shut down calls to run for president and said she would never run for political office, the media reported.

Apr 28, 2017, 10:48 AM IST
Donald Trump to set new executive orders on environment, energy this week

Donald Trump to set new executive orders on environment, energy this week

On Wednesday, Trump is expected to sign an executive order related to the 1906 Antiquities Act, which enables the president to designate federal areas of land and water as national monuments to protect them from drilling, mining and development, the source said.

Apr 24, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Barack Obama to deliver first public remarks of his post-presidency

Barack Obama to deliver first public remarks of his post-presidency

Former United States president Barack Obama will deliver the first public remarks of his post-presidency, three months after leaving the White House.

Apr 23, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

Indian-American Surgeon General Vivek Murthy dismissed by Donald Trump admn

Vivek Murthy has been replaced by his deputy, Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, one of the first nurses to serve as surgeon general.

Apr 22, 2017, 12:14 PM IST

Social media outrage as Sessions calls Hawaii ''island in the Pacific''

Social media did not take kindly to US Attorney General Jeff Sessions referring to the country`s 50th state of Hawaii as just "an island in the Pacific."

Apr 22, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Marines' commander in Australia says US remains committed to Asia pivot

U.S. Marines deployed to Australia`s northern city of Darwin reflect President Donald Trump`s continued commitment to a security "pivot" to Asia at a time of heightened tensions, the Marines` commander said on Wednesday.

Apr 19, 2017, 12:05 PM IST

Jim Mattis in Riyadh to boost US-Saudi alliance

The United States and Saudi Arabia have a decades-old relationship based on the exchange of American security for Saudi oil.

Apr 19, 2017, 08:47 AM IST
US Marines arrive in Darwin for Australia, China exercises

US Marines arrive in Darwin for Australia, China exercises

The Australia-US-China military exercises are also aimed at Australia charting a course between its most important security ally the United States and its biggest trading partner China.
 

Apr 18, 2017, 09:22 AM IST
Barack Obama to attend German Protestant church gathering in May: Report

Barack Obama to attend German Protestant church gathering in May: Report

Former U.S. President Barack Obama will attend the annual meeting of the Protestant church in Germany in late May, daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported Tuesday.

Apr 11, 2017, 14:19 PM IST