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Obama regrets 'biggest bombing in history' in Laos

US President Barack Obama on a visit to Laos, a first for any sitting US President, said he believed the "US has a moral obligation to help the country heal".

Barack Obama, Philippine President meet despite Rodrigo Duterte's crude language

President Barack Obama and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte met informally on Thursday in a holding room before attending a gala dinner at a regional summit, Philippine officials said.

PM Modi, Barack Obama to hold bilateral meeting in Laos on Thursday: White House

PM Modi, Barack Obama to hold bilateral meeting in Laos on Thursday: White House

United States  Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet on Wednesday on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit in Laos, announced the White House. 

Barack Obama nominates Pakistani-American to serve as federal judge

United States President Barack Obama has nominated a Muslim to serve as federal judge for the first time in American history, it was reported on Wednesday.

Philippines hopes for informal meeting between Obama, Duterte

The Philippine government is hoping for an "informal" meeting between President Rodrigo Duterte and his US counterpart Barack Obama, after the latter cancelled an official meeting between the two leaders that was scheduled for Tuesday.

Barack Obama meets survivor of US bombs in Laos

Barack Obama meets survivor of US bombs in Laos

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday met a survivor maimed by American bombs covertly dropped on Laos decades ago after pledging to help clean up a country he said was still living in the shadow of war.

Philippines accuses China of secret island building in South China Sea

China claims nearly all of the sea, through which $5 trillion in shipping trade passes annually

After insult, US and Hillary Clinton call for Duterte to show respect

After insult, US and Hillary Clinton call for Duterte to show respect

The Philippines voiced regret for Rodrigo Duterte`s comments after Barack Obama canceled a formal bilateral meeting.

US has elevated its ties with India across the board: Obama

Welcoming India's growing role in the Asia-Pacific region, the US has said it will continue to work with other countries in the region for "addressing political and security challenges."

Barack Obama doubles US funding to remove unexploded bombs in Laos

Barack Obama doubles US funding to remove unexploded bombs in Laos

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced doubling of the assistance to efforts to help remove millions of unexploded bombs and explosive ordnance (UXO) in Laos.

Provocations will deepen North Korea isolation, warns Obama

Provocations will deepen North Korea isolation, warns Obama

US President Barack Obama warned North Korea's government today that provocative weapons tests would deepen the country's isolation.

Obama cancels meeting after Philippine Prez calls him 'son of a whore'

Obama cancels meeting after Philippine Prez calls him 'son of a whore'

United States President Barack Obama has cancelled a meeting with his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte after the latter appeared to call him a "son of a whore".

Philippines` Duterte expresses regret over Obama `whore` slur

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed regret on Tuesday for a tirade against Barack Obama in which he called the US leader a "son of a whore".

''Gaps of trust'' hamper Syria deal with Russia, says Obama

US President Barack Obama on Monday said an agreement with Russia on ending the violence in Syria is being hampered by "gaps of trust" between the two governments.

Philippines President to Obama: ''I'm no American puppet''

Philippines President to Obama: ''I'm no American puppet''

US President Barack Obama had better think twice about raising the issue of Philippine extra-judicial killings, warned the country`s confrontational leader on Monday.

Deadly blasts rock Syria as US, Russia talks stall

Deadly blasts rock Syria as US, Russia talks stall

Bombings claimed by the Islamic State group killed dozens in mainly government-controlled areas of Syria on Monday, as Washington and Moscow failed to agree a deal to stem the violence.

US President Barack Obama warns China of 'consequences' for its behaviour in South China Sea

US President Barack Obama warns China of 'consequences' for its behaviour in South China Sea

Warning China of "consequences" due to its aggressive behaviour, US President Barack Obama has asked the Communist nation to restrain itself from worrying its neighbours in the disputed South China Sea region.

Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin meet in China amid struggle for Syria deal

Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin meet in China amid struggle for Syria deal

The US and Russia struggled today to keep alive negotiations to end the bloodshed between US-backed rebels and Syria's Russian-aligned regime.

Young Americans 'completely reject' Trump on immigrants: Obama

Barack Obama believes that young Americans "completely reject" Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump's tough line on immigration and that most Americans share their stance.

Obama snubbed by Chinese in chaotic arrival at G20

Chinas leaders have been accused of delivering a calculated diplomatic snub to Barack Obama after the US President was not provided with a staircase to leave his plane on his arrival in Hangzhou city before the start of the Group of 20 (G20) summit meeting.