President Obama to visit Daily Show before Jon Stewart's exit
President Obama to visit Daily Show before Jon Stewart's exit

TV host Jon Stewart will welcome President Barack Obama for one last time before his impending departure from "The Daily Show".

'Dad-in-chief' Obama takes daughters for night out in the Big Apple
'Dad-in-chief' Obama takes daughters for night out in the Big Apple

President Barack Obama carved out some time this weekend for two people he has described as "magnificent" but who, he says, find him boring: his teenage daughters, Malia and Sasha.

India will benefit from Iran nuclear deal, but will face more competition: Expert

Iran has finally struck the contentious nuclear deal with the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany.

White House says Saudi FM `welcomed` Iran deal

The White House said Friday that a top Saudi envoy "welcomed" the recent nuclear deal with Iran in a meeting with President Barack Obama, after months of skepticism.

US, Cuba foreign ministers to meet in Washington on Monday

US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez in Washington on Monday, the State Department said on Friday, as the two countries formally restore diplomatic ties severed more than 50 years ago.

UN Security Council to vote Monday morning on Iran deal

The UN Security Council scheduled a vote for first thing Monday morning on a resolution endorsing the Iran nuclear deal.

Cuba says not convinced US has given up ''regime change'' policy

Cuba remains unconvinced the United States has stopped trying to remove the Communist Party from power despite a public pledge from President Barack Obama disowning "regime change," a Cuban foreign ministry official said on Thursday.

Cuba says John Kerry to host FM on Monday as ties restored

US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez on Monday to mark the historic reopening of diplomatic ties after a half-century freeze, Cuban officials have said.

Obama becomes first president to visit US prison

Barack Obama became the first sitting US president to visit a federal prison on Thursday, amid a push to reform America`s overcrowded and expensive correctional system.

Iran deal debate a choice between diplomacy and war: Barack Obama
Iran deal debate a choice between diplomacy and war: Barack Obama

 Slamming the critics of the Iran nuclear deal, US President Barack Obama has said they failed to offer an alternative to the historic pact and were at odds with 99 per cent of the world, as he asserted that the debate over the issue was a choice between diplomacy and war.

Iran`s supreme leader Khamenei tells Rouhani `some` world powers untrustworthy
Iran`s supreme leader Khamenei tells Rouhani `some` world powers untrustworthy

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has warned President Hassan Rouhani that "some" world powers are not to be trusted in implementing a nuclear deal, urging vigilance for any breaches.

Obama enlists benefits of Iran nuclear deal, says it has 99% support
Obama enlists benefits of Iran nuclear deal, says it has 99% support

Just a day after six world powers and Iran stitched up a 'historic' nuclear deal after months of negotiation, US President Barack Obama argued vehemently in the favour of the agreement, claiming that the accord makes the world a safer place by keeping Tehran away from getting a nuclear bomb.

Visiting Kenya as private citizen more meaningful: Obama

Visiting Kenya, the land of his father, as a private citizen is more meaningful as this would give him an opportunity to move around freely without security, US President Barack Obama said on Wednesday ahead of his trip to the African country.

Asked about Bill Cosby, Barack Obama says civilized nations cannot tolerate rape

President Barack Obama, asked on Wednesday about possibly revoking entertainer Bill Cosby`s Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest U.S. civilian honour, said there is no mechanism for doing so, but added no civilized country should tolerate rape.

Raul Castro calls on Obama to dismantle Cuba embargo

Cuban President Raul Castro asked his US counterpart Barack Obama Wednesday to use his executive powers to "dismantle" the economic embargo placed on his island nation.

Obama takes on opponents of Iran nuclear deal

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday confronted critics of the nuclear deal reached with Iran, saying they were at odds with "99 percent" of the world and had failed to offer any real alternative.

US hopes Iran changes ways, but `not betting on it`: Obama

President Barack Obama said Wednesday the United States hopes Iran will change its "nefarious" behavior after signing a landmark nuclear accord with world powers, "but we`re not betting on it."

Iran nuclear deal best way to avoid more Middle East war: Obama

President Barack Obama, seeking to sell the Iran nuclear deal to sceptical US lawmakers and the American public, insisted on Wednesday that the landmark agreement was the best way to avoid a nuclear arms race and more war in the Middle East.

Obama, Hawking congratulate NASA on Pluto Flyby

US President Barack Obama and physicist Stephen Hawking were among several politicians, scientists and astronauts who today congratulated NASA for its New Horizons mission's successful historic Pluto flyby.

First photos from Obama date movie 'Southside With You' released

 The first photos of the movie about US President Barack Obama and wife Michelle's first date, "Southside With You", have surfaced online.