Barack Obama

Obamas have wall around their mansion, US too needs 'slightly larger' version: Donald Trump

Donald Trump wants $5 billion for a wall between US and Mexico. Democrats have agreed to $1.6 billion for overall border security.

Dec 31, 2018, 10:43 AM IST

Michelle Obama overtakes Hillary Clinton to become America's most admired woman

Hillary Clinton has topped the list 22 times including the past 17 years in a row.

Dec 28, 2018, 11:24 AM IST

No chumminess between Donald Trump, former presidents at George Bush funeral

Awkward handshakes, folded arms and a forward stare.

Dec 06, 2018, 06:59 AM IST

Barack Obama rips Donald Trump in no-holds-barred verbal onslaught

"What we have not seen before in our public life is politicians just blatantly, repeatedly, baldly, shamelessly, lying. Just making stuff up."

Oct 27, 2018, 09:18 AM IST

Nobel peace prize for Donald Trump? Sarcastic Twitter speculates

While most posts on the social media site are sceptical, there are some who say Donald Trump meeting Kim Jong Un is reason good enough for the honour.

Oct 05, 2018, 11:39 AM IST

Barack Obama rebukes Donald Trump, calls out against 'politics of fear'

Barack Obama has accused Republicans of being unwilling to safeguard democracy or offer a check on Trump`s policies or worst instincts.

Sep 09, 2018, 06:55 AM IST

John McCain, US senator and former presidential candidate, dead at 81

McCain had been battling a malignant brain tumour - also called glioblastoma - which had been discovered in 2017.

Aug 26, 2018, 06:53 AM IST

Donald Trump revokes ex-CIA chief John Brennan's security clearance

"It’s astounding how often you fail to live up to minimum standards of decency, civility, & probity. Seems like you will never understand what it means to be president, nor what it takes to be a good, decent, & honest person. So disheartening, so dangerous for our Nation," Brennan wrote.

Aug 16, 2018, 05:53 AM IST

It was an honour meeting Barack Obama, says Mallika Sherawat

The 41-year-old actress tweeted a selfie of herself with Obama, who turned 57 on August 4. 

 

 

Aug 08, 2018, 15:37 PM IST

Barack Obama and wife Michelle dance like no one is watching at Beyonce-Jay Z concert—Watch

The former US President along with his wife Michelle danced the night out.

Jul 30, 2018, 12:04 PM IST

Barack Obama invokes Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, says believe in their vision

In an address in honour of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela ahead of the 100th anniversary of his birth, Obama made a plea to his audience to preserve democratic freedoms as the key to peace.

Jul 18, 2018, 14:35 PM IST

Donald Trump faults Barack Obama for US response to Russian hacking

President Donald Trump today scolded the Obama administration for not responding aggressively enough to Russian hacking of Democratic targets in the 2016 US election - cyberattacks underpinning the indictment of 12 Russian military intelligence officers.

Jul 14, 2018, 23:43 PM IST

Insurers warn of rising premiums after Donald Trump axes Obamacare payments again

Trump administration has used its regulatory powers to undermine the ACA on multiple fronts after the Republican-controlled Congress last year failed to repeal and replace the law propelled by Democratic President Barack Obama.

Jul 09, 2018, 11:54 AM IST

Donald Trump reverses Obama-era affirmative action in schools

US President Donald Trump`s administration has rescinded seven Obama-era policy guidelines that called on universities to consider race as a factor in diversifying their campuses.

Jul 04, 2018, 13:36 PM IST

Trump administration rolls back racial diversity guidelines for US colleges

The Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded an extensive set of guidelines put in place under President Barack Obama that had called on colleges and universities to consider race as a way of promoting diversity. 

Jul 04, 2018, 06:14 AM IST

When Barack Obama called the then Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari to tell him about the killing of Osama bin Laden

Zardari was thrust into a leading role in Pakistani politics after his wife and prominent politician Benazir Bhutto was assassinated by extremists on 27 December, 2007 

Jun 07, 2018, 08:54 AM IST

Barack Obama played African-American card to win PM Modi on Paris climate change, claims book

Ben Rhodes was Obama's Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications. 

Jun 06, 2018, 09:29 AM IST

Netflix says it has signed Barack and Michelle Obama

Netflix says that it has reached a deal with Barack and Michelle Obama to produce material for the streaming service.

May 22, 2018, 10:24 AM IST

Donald Trump says DACA deal for young immigrants is off

DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is the program created in 2012 under Democratic former President Barack Obama. It is designed for individuals brought to the United States as children by parents who were undocumented immigrants.

Apr 02, 2018, 06:44 AM IST