close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

No Obama decision on Afghan troop reduction yet: WH

Barack Obama has not taken any decision on the reduction of American troops in Afghanistan.

Barack Obama urges Congress to reinstate assault weapons ban

Democrat Hillary Clinton has called for a similar ban, while Republican Donald Trump is opposing reinstatement of the ban.

US Presidential Elections: Republicans rally with Barack Obama against Donald Trump's remarks

US Presidential Elections: Republicans rally with Barack Obama against Donald Trump's remarks

Many Republicans have joined Barack Obama in condemning presumptive Republic presidential nominee Donald Trump over his anti-Muslim stance and remarks alleging the U.S. President to be a sympathizer of ISIS.

US Senate fails to recognise India as "global strategic and defence partner"

US Senate fails to recognise India as "global strategic and defence partner"

The US had recognised India as a "major defence partner" in a joint statement issued after PM Modi held talks with President Barack Obama

US gun industry thrives but challenged by demographics

The day after the massacre at an Orlando nightclub, investors were back betting on a pickup in gun sales. 

Hillary Clinton blasts Donald Trump for 'shameful' comments on Obama

Hillary Clinton blasts Donald Trump for 'shameful' comments on Obama

In her hard-hitting speech, Clinton urged the Republican leadership to rebuke this "dangerous rhetoric".

Hillary Clinton wins final 2016 primary as debate turns to terror fight

Hillary Clinton wins final 2016 primary as debate turns to terror fight

Hillary Clinton won nearly 79 percent of the vote, compared with just 21 percent for Bernie Sanders, with nearly all votes counted.

Barack Obama challenges Congress to reinstate assault weapon ban

 Barack Obama on Tuesday challenged the Republican-controlled Congress to reinstate the ban on assault weapons in the wake of the shooting in a gay bar in Orlando.

Barack Obama to meet Dalai Lama at White House on Wednesday: official

 President Barack Obama will meet the Dalai Lama at the White House on Wednesday.

Groups like the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda want to make this war a war between Islam and America: Barack Obama

Groups like the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda want to make this war a war between Islam and America, or between Islam and the West. 

US mission is to destroy ISIL; America stands with Orlando gay community: Barack Obama

US mission is to destroy ISIL; America stands with Orlando gay community: Barack Obama

President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to completely destroy the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) saying that the US military will continue to fight against all those who want to wage a war between Islam and America.

UN rights chief urges US to introduce arms controls

US President Barack Obama swiftly demanded that the Republican-controlled Congress pass legislation to curb the sale of assault-type weapons like the one used by Mateen.

Orlando shooter Mateen's ex-wife says he was homosexual, used gay dating apps

Orlando shooter Mateen's ex-wife says he was homosexual, used gay dating apps

Mateen's ex-wife said that her husband Omar Mateen might have chosen to hide his true identity out of anger and shame.

US President Barack Obama to visit Orlando to mourn shooting victims

US President Barack Obama to visit Orlando to mourn shooting victims

The White House on Monday said President Barack Obama will visit Orlando city in Florida on Thursday to mourn the victims killed at the gay nightclub.

Trump revokes Washington Post's access to his campaign

Trump revokes Washington Post's access to his campaign

The magnate revoked the press credentials of the "phony and dishonest" daily based on the "incredibly inaccurate coverage" of the newspaper.

Barack Obama to go to Orlando to pay respects to victims on Thursday

Barack Obama will travel to Orlando on Thursday to pay respects to the victims of last weekend's nightclub shooting and to stand in solidarity with the community as it embarks on recovery.

Orlando shooting: Trump calls Obama 'fool', Clinton 'weak'

Orlando shooting: Trump calls Obama 'fool', Clinton 'weak'

US presidential candidate Donald J Trump on Monday accused US President Barack Obama and his rival Hillary Clinton of failing to understand the nature of the terrorist threat facing the country, a day after the biggest massacre in the history of the country left 49 people dead.

Orlando nightclub gunman did pledge allegiance to IS: Police chief

The lone gunman who killed 49 and wounded 53 at a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, did pledge allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) and tried to negotiate with police during the attack, said Orlando Police Chief John Mina at a morning news briefing on Monday.

Orlando shooting: Donald Trump calls for Barack Obama's resignation

Orlando shooting: Donald Trump calls for Barack Obama's resignation

Republican White House contender Donald Trump claimed that Afghan-origin gunman Omar Mateen shouted "Allah hu Akbar!" as he slaughtered clubgoers.

Orlando attack: Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton postpone first joint campaign event

Hillary Clinton has postponed her first joint campaign event with President Barack Obama, in the aftermath of the worst mass shooting in US history.