Barack Obama

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

Narendra Modi, Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump in TIME's most influential people's list

PM Narendra Modi once again makes it to the list along with some of the most prominent and influential world leaders including Putin, Trump and China's Xi Jinping.

Mar 29, 2018, 10:03 AM IST

''Want to create a million young Barack Obamas''

On Twitter, Obama and his wife Michelle wrote in support of the anti-gun violence rally on March 24

Mar 26, 2018, 07:02 AM IST

North Korea buying time for developing nuclear weapons: Bolton

North Korea is offering negotiations with the United States in order to buy time to develop its nuclear weapons, the incoming US national security advisor (NSA) John Bolton said on Sunday.

Mar 26, 2018, 06:55 AM IST

Obama in negotiations to create Netflix series: Report

Former US President Barack Obama is in negotiations with Netflix about producing a series of shows for the online streaming giant, according to US media reports.

Mar 10, 2018, 00:01 AM IST

Obama in talks to provide shows for Netflix

The number of episodes and the formats for the shows have not been decided.

Mar 09, 2018, 10:31 AM IST

Donald Trump hits a century, spends 100th day at golf course since becoming President

At a campaign rally in 2016, Donald Trump had said he won't have time for golf if he was elected as the US President. As US President, he has spent close to 25 per cent of his days at the golf course.

Mar 05, 2018, 15:45 PM IST

Barack Obama, Michelle Obama presidential portraits unlike anything we have seen before

Barack Obama is painted against a signature lush botanical backdrop where he can be seen seated in a serious pose at the edge of a wooden chair. 

Feb 13, 2018, 10:39 AM IST

US government 'preparing' for another shutdown: White House

With just hours to go before current federal funding expires, the effort stalled in the Senate when one lawmaker blocked a quick vote on the compromise bill.

Feb 09, 2018, 06:20 AM IST

Donald Trump's approval rating same as Barack Obama in first year at office

According to the Rasmussen Reports' poll, US President Donald Trump on Thursday got an approval rating of 46 percent, as compared to a disapproval rating of 53 percent.

Dec 29, 2017, 07:55 AM IST

Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton most admired by Americans: Gallup

Obama and Clinton remained as the most admired people, which is a 10-year trend for Obama and 16 years running for Clinton.

Dec 28, 2017, 23:39 PM IST

Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton most admired among Americans: Gallup poll

Obama came out on top of the annual Gallup survey for the 10th year in a row while Clinton, who lost last year's presidential election to Donald Trump, was named the most admired woman for the 16th straight year.

Dec 28, 2017, 07:50 AM IST

Barack Obama urges 'leaders' not to split society with online biases

Obama has previously warned that social media platforms can lead people to make snap judgements about complex decisions.

Dec 27, 2017, 17:48 PM IST

In interview to Prince Harry, Barack Obama warns of social media dangers

"One of the dangers of the internet is that people can have entirely different realities," Barack Obama told the prince, who was guest editing BBC Radio 4`s Today programme. 

Dec 27, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

Trump strategy document singles out Russia as bad actor globally

U.S. President Donald Trump`s administration named Russia on Monday as a bad actor on the world stage in a policy document that offers a sober analysis of Moscow as a rival despite Trump`s own bid for warmer ties with President Vladimir Putin.

Dec 18, 2017, 23:33 PM IST

Trump, Obama dominate Twitter year, but chicken nuggets prevail

U.S. President Donald Trump continued to dominate Twitter in 2017 even though former President Barack Obama`s tweets were more liked and both were blown away by one man`s quest for free chicken nuggets.

Dec 06, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Hope from debris: Why Pakistan wants to replace ally US with China, Russia

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif feels it is time to take a closer look at even closer friendship with China and Russia instead of continuing reliance on the United States.

Dec 06, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

Barack Obama takes on Trump and men in general at Paris event

Obama also vouched for the superiority of female leadership, alluding to the sexual assault and harassment scandals currently engulfing the United States.

Dec 03, 2017, 07:27 AM IST