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Trump delays State of the Union Address until shutdown ends

The House has passed several similar bills but Trump has rejected legislation that does not include the wall funding.

Jan 24, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Merit-based immigration, end of visa lottery: Donald Trump's vision in first State of the Union address

Trump also invoked the great American Dream and re-counted his successes in the last one-year. 

Jan 31, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

This spelling error was not Donald Trump's fault. But twitterverse LOLed anyway

Donald Trump's upcoming 'State of the Uniom' could be an 'unpresidented' 'covfefe'.

Jan 30, 2018, 09:19 AM IST

Pakistan one of the likely 'havens for new terror': Obama in State of Union address

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday said that Pakistan could fast become one of the likely ''havens for new terror'' during his final State of the Union Address to the Congress.

Jan 13, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

Barack Obama tells US to embrace time of `extraordinary change`

President Barack Obama on Tuesday will tell Americans nervous about terror and the changing economy that they should not fear the future, in a farewell State of the Union address designed to draw sharp contrast with Republicans.

Jan 13, 2016, 06:06 AM IST

Barack Obama to give farewell State of the Union address

Barack Obama will give his final State of the Union address Tuesday, perhaps the last big opportunity of his presidency to sway a national audience and frame the 2016 election race.

Jan 13, 2016, 01:42 AM IST

Barack Obama promises unorthodox State of the Union address

US President Barack Obama has promised his final State of the Union address next week will focus on issues "beyond the next election" and skip the traditional list of the year's legislative goals.

Jan 07, 2016, 14:47 PM IST

Bolstered by economy, Obama takes on hostile Congress

US President Barack Obama appears before a Republican-controlled Congress Tuesday to give a State of the Union address that will demand hostile lawmakers increase taxes on the rich.

Jan 20, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Michelle Obama invites Indian doctor for State of the Union Address

US First Lady Michelle Obama has invited a prominent Indian-American doctor, who is playing a key role in fighting the dreaded Ebola disease in West Africa, for Wednesday's State of the Union Address.

Jan 20, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Obama to answer queries on YouTube after annual speech

 President Barack Obama will answer questions from YouTube creators in a live interview two days after his State of the Union address, the Google-owned video service said Thursday. 

Jan 16, 2015, 00:40 AM IST

US should not surrender its edge in innovation: Obama

President Barack Obama Tuesday said the country that goes "all-in" on innovation will own the global economy tomorrow as he asserted that the US should not surrender its edge in this field.

Jan 29, 2014, 13:13 PM IST

US economy poised for 'breakthrough' this year: Barack Obama

In his annual State of the Union Address, Obama said immigration reform is key to economic growth of the country.

Jan 29, 2014, 11:24 AM IST

Obama seeks action on climate change

In a stern message over the dangers being posed by climate change, US President Barack Obama today pledged to take unilateral action if the Congress refuses to back him.

Feb 13, 2013, 13:55 PM IST

Want to reignite growth of middle class: Obama says in State of the Union address

Four months after his election victory President Barack Obama focused again on his middle class political base saying it`s "our generation`s task" to reignite the engine of America`s growth - a thriving middle class.

Feb 13, 2013, 08:48 AM IST

Nine rockets hit Pak academy near Osama home

Unknown assailants fired rocket propelled grenades at the military academy near Osama bin Laden`s compound in Abbottabad.

Jan 27, 2012, 10:20 AM IST