Asserting that countries like India and China need to play a significant role in addressing the challenges of climate change, the Obama Administration has strongly refuted reports that it has reached any international agreement to combat the critical global issue.
US President Barack Obama and his team is closely watching the situation in Iraq, the White House said Wednesday noting that military action alone could not address the challenge being posed by the Islamic State.
Indian American governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal today sued the Obama administration, accusing it of hijacking federal grants to coerce states to adopt Common Core educational standards and assessments, thus violating the federal law and the Constitution.
The White House has defended President Barack Obama`s two-week summer vacation at Martha`s Vineyard with his family and friends, amid criticism from political opponents over its timing.
Obama returned from his vacation on Sunday night.
The US President, father of two teenage daughters, pledged to tear down all barriers that deny women equal opportunity, in his proclamation issued yesterday to declare August 26 as the Women`s Equality day.
US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have warned that the presence of Russian military personnel and its shelling in Ukraine`s territory was triggering a "dangerous escalation" of the conflict in the region.