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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

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

Mallika Sherawat loved meeting former US First Lady Laura Bush

On Thursday, Mallika shared a throwback photograph of herself with Bush, with whom she discussed women empowerment during their meeting back in 2016.

 

Jul 05, 2018, 15:56 PM IST

US news channel pronounces former first lady Barbara Bush dead. She isn't

Former US first lady Barabara Bush has been gravely ill for a while now but American news channel CBS may have reportedly jumped the gun by inadvertently publishing a news report about her death.

Apr 17, 2018, 07:11 AM IST

Barbara Bush, wife of ex-President George H.W. Bush, in 'failing health'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Barbara Bush, the wife of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, is in "failing health" and has decided to no longer seek medical treatment, the office of the ex-president said in a statement from Houston on Sunday.

Apr 16, 2018, 06:22 AM IST

Yearender 2017: YouTube videos that tickled our funny bones

YouTube videos that went viral in 2017.

Dec 23, 2017, 22:28 PM IST

Actress accuses George H.W. Bush of sexual assault

Actress Heather Lind says former US President George H.W. Bush groped her from his wheelchair at a screening of a film.

Oct 25, 2017, 17:10 PM IST

Pakistan must be held accountable for working against US interests: Republican Congressman

The US has been reluctant to cut ties or meaningfully confront Pakistan over its treachery because the supply line that keeps the coalition fed and equipped in Afghanistan runs through Pakistan, Republican Congressman Ted Poe said in an op-ed in The Washington Times titled 'Pakistan's long history of duplicity'.

Jul 12, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

Hugh Jackman to play Gary Hart in Jason Reitman's 'The Frontrunner'

The U.S. Senator from Colorado then dropped out of the race.

Jun 28, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Barack Obama leaves Oval Office for last time

Barack Obama leaves Oval Office for last timeOutgoing US President Barack Obama on Friday left the Oval Office for the last time, before welcoming his successor Donald Trump to the White House Obama walked into the Oval Office holding a letter, which he left on the Resolute desk, a 19th century gift from Queen Elizabeth that is made from the timber of a British arctic vessel.

Jan 20, 2017, 20:34 PM IST

George Bush, wife voted neither for Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump

In an unusual break from custom, former US president George W Bush and his wife Laura did not vote for either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton.

Nov 09, 2016, 11:57 AM IST

US presidential debate: Donald Trump denies groping claims, says Hillary Clinton manufactured them

The third and final US presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took place at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. 

Oct 20, 2016, 06:48 AM IST

'White House under George Bush was against denying visa to Narendra Modi'

The Bush White House was against denying a US visa to the then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in 2005, according to a former senior administration official who worked on the national security staff of the then Vice President Dick Cheney.

Jul 23, 2016, 14:42 PM IST

'This was possible only because it was India'

“Make no mistake. This (nuclear deal) has been possible only because it was India.”

Jul 21, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

George Bush discharged from hospital

 Former US president George Bush was discharged from hospital after being treated for a broken neck bone, a media report said.

Jul 20, 2015, 04:56 AM IST

Manmohan Singh wanted to call off nuclear deal after US' killer proposals

Manmohan Singh told his team to "call off" the Indo-US civil nuclear deal a night before its scheduled announcement by President George Bush after Americans came with a killer proposal to let India have just two of its nuclear reactors out of the international safeguards, a top aide of the former prime minister has said.

Jul 14, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

British inquiry into Iraq war delayed to after election

A long-awaited public inquiry into Britain`s role in the Iraq war will not be published until after an election in May, it was reported on Wednesday, sparking criticism of the delay.
 

Jan 21, 2015, 07:57 AM IST

Dick Cheney defends controversial CIA interrogations

 Former US vice president Dick Cheney Sunday defended the controversial CIA interrogation techniques used on terrorism suspects after the 9/11 attacks, despite the fact that the Senate issued a report last week calling such techniques torture.

Dec 15, 2014, 09:45 AM IST

DNA: Zee Media's reality test on radio taxi in Delhi

Zee Media carried out a reality test on radio taxi in Delhi following Uber cab rape case.

Dec 11, 2014, 23:41 PM IST

CIA paid Poland to ease qualms over secret prison: Senate report

Poland threatened to halt the transfer of al Qaeda suspects to a secret CIA jail on its soil 11 years ago, but became more "flexible" after the Central Intelligence Agency gave it a large sum of money, according to a US Senate report.

Dec 10, 2014, 10:31 AM IST