Only 30 per cent of Russia strikes target IS in Syria: US

The Russian air strikes in Syria, primarily, are not attacking (IS), says Brett McGurk, US President Barack Obama's special envoy.

Barack Obama called Narendra Modi to discuss ongoing Paris climate change talks
Barack Obama called Narendra Modi to discuss ongoing Paris climate change talks

US President Barack Obama called India`s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday to discuss the ongoing Paris climate change talks, the White House said.

Check out: Twitter reveals the 10 most popular tweets of 2015!
Check out: Twitter reveals the 10 most popular tweets of 2015!

Fans of One Direction dominated Twitter this year! 

Washington denies US-led coalition hit Syria Army camp
Washington denies US-led coalition hit Syria Army camp

Syria`s government said a US-led military coalition carried out a deadly air strike on a Syrian army camp, but coalition officials said the report was false.

Key Twitter events: Paris attacks, #BlackLivesMatter

The hashtags #PrayforParis and #JeSuisCharlie were among the top 10 news trends cited by Twitter for 2015, referring to the deadly November 13 rampage in the French capital and the killings at the Charlie Hebdo magazine on January 7.

Obama vows to destroy IS, defeat 'new phase' of terror threat
Obama vows to destroy IS, defeat 'new phase' of terror threat

Vowing to "destroy" the Islamic State, President Barack Obama on Monday sought to reassure rattled Americans in the aftermath of the California massacre that the US would overcome a "new phase" of terror threat that seeks to "poison the minds" of people here and around the world.

US President Barack Obama pledges to destroy ISIS in address

U.S President Barack Obama called the mass shooting in California an "act of terrorism" and pledged to destroy ISIS.

Don't turn conflict with ISIS into war against Islam: Obama to Americans
Don't turn conflict with ISIS into war against Islam: Obama to Americans

In a rare address from his Oval office, President Barack Obama pledged to overcome the threat of terrorism by destroying ISIS with a relentless, strong and smart campaign that is consistent with American values.

Obama asks for review of K-1 fiance visas after San Bernandino shooting
Obama asks for review of K-1 fiance visas after San Bernandino shooting

President Barack Obama has asked the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the State Department to review the K-1 fiance visa program that was used by a couple responsible for a mass shooting in California, a White House official said on Sunday.

San Bernardino shooters planned multiple attacks?
San Bernardino shooters planned multiple attacks?

U.S. investigators are increasingly convinced the California shooters planned multiple attacks, given their stockpile of weapons, and are looking at whether the Pakistani woman involved radicalized her American husband, officials said on Sunday.

FULL TEXT and VIDEO: Obama's speech on San Bernardino shooting, Islamic State
FULL TEXT and VIDEO: Obama's speech on San Bernardino shooting, Islamic State

US President Barack Obama on Sunday addressed the nation from the Oval Office on the steps his government is taking to fulfill his highest priority: keeping the American people safe.

Barack Obama calls California shooting an `act of terrorism`, vows to destroy ISIS
Barack Obama calls California shooting an `act of terrorism`, vows to destroy ISIS

The US President called for tougher gun controls in the wake of the California shootings, starting with a ban on gun purchases for anyone on a US government no-fly list.

Thousands march as UN climate talks head to crunch phase
Thousands march as UN climate talks head to crunch phase

Pope Francis on Sunday urged nations to act with "courage" while 10,000 climate activists took to the beach in Belgium, a day before UN talks enter their crunch phase in the search for a historic pact against global warming.

Islamist extremism vs gun control: How San Bernardino shooting polarised US politics
Islamist extremism vs gun control: How San Bernardino shooting polarised US politics

It seems that San Bernardino shooting incident has polarised the US politics.

Barack Obama to address nation today on terror fight: White House
Barack Obama to address nation today on terror fight: White House

 US President Barack Obama will make a special primetime address to the nation on Sunday on counterterrorism efforts, the White House said, days after 14 people were shot dead in California.

California mass shooters may have been radicalised: Barack Obama
California mass shooters may have been radicalised: Barack Obama

 The couple who carried out the deadly California massacre that claimed 14 lives may have been radicalised to commit an act of terror, President Barack Obama said today, asserting that Americans will not be terrorised.

When Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal mocks PM Narendra Modi's salary!
When Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal mocks PM Narendra Modi's salary!

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal suggests that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should get a "salary hike" as well.

India's rise over dirty technologies is in US interest: Barack Obama
India's rise over dirty technologies is in US interest: Barack Obama

Obama's remarks in an interview to the CBS news early this week assumes significance as countries are literally burning midnight oil in Paris to arrive at an agreement which not only address challenges posed by climate change, but also India's developmental needs.

Barack Obama calls David Cameron to discuss UK air strike against ISIS

Obama and Cameron discussed further steps that can be taken to degrade and destroy ISIS.