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Obama orders review of election-related hacking by Russia
W0ashington, Dec 10 : US President Barack Obama has ordered a review into hacking aimed at influencing US elections, the White House has said.

Legislation providing for India's recognition as major defence ...
New York, Dec 9 : A legislation providing for recognition of India as a major defence partner of the US cleared the Congress on Thursday and now goes to the White House for President Barack Obama's approval.

Obama sums up achievements in major national security speech
Washington D.C. [United States], Dec. 8 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama delivered his final major speech dedicated to his national security record, both at home and abroad over the last eight years.

Obama blocks Chinese firms' takeover of Aixtron's US business
Washington, Dec 3 : In a move which could spark tension between President-elect Donald Trump and the Chinese government in the near future, US President Barack Obama on Friday blocked a Chinese company's purchase of the US business of German chip equipment maker Aixtron.

Michelle will never will run for White House, says Obama
Washington [United States), Nov.30 : Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has said that his wife and U.S. First Lady Michelle will not run for White House.

Michelle will never run for White House: Obama
Washington, Nov 30 : Outgoing US President Barack Obama has said that his wife and the current First Lady Michelle Obama will never run for the White House, despite a growing chant.

Obama says history will judge Castro's 'enormous impact'
Washington, Nov 27 : US President Barack Obama said on Saturday in a statement on Fidel Castro's death that history would be the judge of the Cuban revolutionary leader's "enormous impact".

Obama says history will judge Castro's 'enormous impact'
Washington, Nov 27 : US President Barack Obama said on Saturday in a statement on Fidel Castro's death that history would be the judge of the Cuban revolutionary leader's "enormous impact".

Obama calls for unity on last Thanksgiving in office
Washington, Nov 25 : US President Barack Obama on Thursday asked Americans to reflect on what really unites them after a "noisy, passionate and sometimes divisive" election campaign in his last Thanksgiving Day message from the White House.

Obama lauds Ellen DeGeneres for gay rights influence
Los Angeles, Nov 23 : Comedian Ellen DeGeneres has been praised by US President Barack Obama for her influence on the gay rights movement as she received the country's highest civilian honour.

Michael Jordan receives Presidential Medal of Freedom
Washington, Nov 23 : US President Barack Obama awarded 21 recipients, including basketball greats Michael Jordan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the Presidential Medal Of Freedom at the White House here on Tuesday.

Robert De Niro comforts Ellen DeGeneres as she tears up receiving ...
London [UK], Nov. 23 (ANI): Looks like Robert De Niro just lent an emotional hand to Ellen DeGeneres, who could not stop tears from welling up as President Barack Obama presented her with the 'Presidential Medal Of Freedom' at the White House recently.

Obama awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to Michael Jordan
Washington, Nov 23 : US President Barack Obama awarded 21 recipients, including basketball greats Michael Jordan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the Presidential Medal Of Freedom here at the White House on Tuesday.

'Obama not to sign bill that undermines Iran nuclear deal'
Washington, Nov 23 : The White House said on Tuesday US President Barack Obama would not sign any bill in his final months in office that would undermine the Iran nuclear deal.

Donald Trump unveils plan for first 100 days in office
Washington D.C. [United States], Nov. 22 : U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has unveiled plans for his first 100 days in office, promising as a first step to scrap the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, cancel environmental restrictions put in place by President Barack Obama, have the Labor ...

'Reality will force Trump to adjust his approach'
Lima, Nov 21 : US President Barack Obama said that reality will force his successor to the White House, Donald Trump, to adjust his approaches on many issues he defended during his campaign.

U.S. and its allies winning against ISIS, says Obama's top adviser
New York [United States], Nov. 20 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama's top counter-terrorism adviser Lisa Monaco has said that the Washington and its allies are winning against the Islamic State (ISIS), adding the incoming Donald Trump administration needs to guard against the possibility of ...

Obama predicts rising tensions on trade under Trump administration
Lima [Peru], Nov. 20 : US President Barack Obama has predicted that Donald Trump presidency won't result in major changes in policy for the US-Latin America relationship but tensions are likely to rise on the subject of trade.

Xi, Obama meet on China-US ties during APEC
Lima, Nov 20 : US President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping expressed hopethat their countries will be able to strengthen bilateral relations in the coming years, including in areas they currently differ on, such as trade, innovation and human rights.

Zuckerberg announces new steps to curb fake news on Facebook
New York, Nov 20 : A day after US President Barack Obama crticised Facebook for spreading fake news that favoured Donald Trump, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced new steps to counter fake news on the platform, a media report said.

Democrats lose 1,000 seats in state legislatures under Obama
Washington, Nov 20 : A research published this week showed that the Democratic party has lost nearly 1,000 seats in state legislatures across the country over the past eight years under President Barack Obama.

Hundreds protest against Obama during APEC meeting in Peru
Lima, Nov 19 : Over 300 protesters from social and student organisations on Friday staged a demonstration in downtown Lima against US President Barack Obama, who is scheduled to attend the 24th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting here this weekend.

Obama again hits at Facebook for spreading fake news
New York, Nov 18 : US President Barack Obama on Friday crticised Facebook for spreading fake news that favoured Donald Trump.

Obama urged to pardon 750,000 undocumented young people
Washington, Nov 18 : A trio of Democratic lawmakers have asked President Barack Obama to use his executive authority before leaving office to pardon some 750,000 undocumented young people known as "dreamers" who were illegally brought to this country as minors by their parents.

US intelligence chief to step down
Washington, Nov 18 : The US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said he will leave the post on January 20, 2017, when President Barack Obama hands over the White House to Donald Trump.

Obama warns Donald Trump on Russia
Washington, Nov 18 : US President Barack Obama has warned Donald Trump he should be willing to stand up to Russia as president and also talked about his expectations for the president-elect's actions concerning key US policies and international commitments.

Putin, Obama likely to meet at APEC summit
Moscow, Nov 17 : Russian President Vladimir Putin could hold a meeting with his American counterpart Barack Obama at Friday's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Peru, the Kremlin announced.

Trump tapped into a 'troubling' strain: Obama
Athens, Nov 16 : President Barack Obama has issued a warning against "crude nationalism" in the wake of Donald Trump's victory, saying the New York billionaire had tapped into a "troubling" strain of rhetoric playing on Americans' fears of globalisation to win the presidency.

Obama raises debt relief possibility on final Greece visit
Athens, Nov 16 : Outgoing US President Barack Obama has used his final trip to Europe to call for action to put Greece on a path to "durable" economic recovery, including the possibility of debt relief.

Obama visits Athens amid draconian security measures
Athens, Nov 15 : US President Barack Obama on Tuesday arrived in Athens for a two-day visit amid draconian security measures as his trip marks the first to the country by a US leader since 1999.

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