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Bernadette Meehan

Barack Obama condemns Japanese hostage`s `heinous murder`

President Barack Obama condemned Saturday the "heinous murder" of a Japanese hostage after the Islamic State group released a video purportedly showing his beheading.

Feb 01, 2015, 05:53 AM IST

Barack Obama, Dalai Lama due to attend US prayer event

U.S. President Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama are scheduled to attend the U.S. National Prayer Breakfast in Washington next week, but it was unclear if they will hold a private meeting like one last year that angered Beijing.

Jan 31, 2015, 02:15 AM IST