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'We will miss him dearly': Barack Obama remembers first meeting with Prince Philip

April 11, 2021 10:57 am

The former US president penned a heartfelt note, writing on the role Prince Philip played in the larger scheme of things

Dalit vloggers are attempting to put India at its rawest on the grandstand

April 04, 2021 9:37 am

For ages, false narratives have been created about Dalits. Dalit women are still lynched after they are accused of being witches. Manuwadis highlight such things, portraying a false image of India. The media is consistent in its endeavours to break down the profile of Ambedkar and Dalits.

How having family by his side helped Barack Obama deal with the stress of his job

March 31, 2021 12:00 pm

In his podcast, the former US president revealed what it was like for him to become a father, and the sacrifices made by wife Michelle in bringing their daughters into the world

Biden expands 'Obamacare' by cutting health insurance costs

March 24, 2021 7:50 am

Biden's COVID-19 relief law pumps up 'Obamacare' premium subsidies to address longstanding problems of affordability, particularly for people with middle-class incomes.

'I had to figure out how to be a man on my own': Barack Obama on the absence of his father

March 23, 2021 12:59 pm

"I didn’t really know my father — he left my mother and me when I was two years old," the former US president wrote on Instagram

Michelle or Barack Obama: Find out who is a better cook at home

March 18, 2021 3:22 pm

As part of the interview, she also spoke about her daughters' -- Sasha and Malia -- eating habits, and said: "I think all takes time for their taste buds to develop. So the key for my kids was to just to get them to try it'"

'Nothing more important than family': Michelle Obama on Meghan's 'heartbreaking' interview

March 16, 2021 3:59 pm

"I just pray that there is forgiveness and there is clarity and love and resolve at some point in time," the former first lady of the US said of Harry and Meghan's relationship with the royal family

Michelle Obama hooked on knitting, thinking about retirement

March 11, 2021 10:00 am

The former first lady also talks about how the pandemic helped her and her husband reclaim “stolen moments” with Malia, 22, and Sasha, 19, who both returned home from college to quarantine with their parents at the family homes in Washington and Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts

'Who's the Boss': Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen team up for podcast, fans can't keep calm

February 24, 2021 10:11 am

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen have teamed up to produce a podcast, Renegades: Born in the USA. The video clip promoting the podcast has gone viral, with members of audience welcoming 'the coolest president and the Boss'.

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen: The latest podcast duo

February 23, 2021 1:09 pm

On Monday, Spotify released the first two episodes of “Renegades: Born in the USA,” in which Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen speak intimately and expansively on topics such as race, fatherhood and the painful divisions that persist in American society.


On campaign trail of the next US President

November 02, 2020 4:06 pm

As campaigning draws to a close in the US, we look at some of the best pictures from the rallies of President Donald Trump and his contender Joe Biden.

Nelson Mandela's 100th birth anniversary: Tracing Madiba's legacy

July 19, 2018 9:09 am

When free and fair elections were held in 1994, Nelson Mandela became president with an overwhelming majority support. He was to retire in 1999, although he continued to be an active part of South African public and moral life.

Modi in US, Day 2: Meetings with Obama, Ash Carter, grand welcome at USIBC gala

June 08, 2016 9:48 am

The Prime Minister said that a larger Indian economy has multiple benefits for the world

Mamata to swear-in, Obama to visit Hiroshima - Top headlines of the day

May 27, 2016 8:59 am

Here are top headlines of the day

Top Frames: Simhastha Kumbh Mela, severe drought conditions in India

May 07, 2016 8:00 am

A Sadhu or a Hindu holy man during a prayer ceremony at the Simhastha Kumbh Mela in Ujjain; Much of India is reeling under a weeks long heat wave and severe drought conditions that have decimated crops, killed livestock and left at least 330 million Indians without enough water for their daily needs.

Photos of Prince George meeting Obamas in pyjamas is the cutest thing ever

April 23, 2016 10:00 pm

The palace released a series of photos showing everyone chatting in the drawing room of William and Kate's home, and of Obama kneeling in front of George, who appeared ready for bed in pajamas and a robe.

Top Frames: Barack Obama with daughter Malia, American Idol Grand Finale, Heavy Rains in Peshawar

April 09, 2016 8:00 am

Malia Obama walks with her father President Barack Obama; Confetti falls down during the conclusion of the American Idol Grand Finale; flooded road after heavy rain on the outskirts of Peshawar, Pakistan.

Defying rain, Obama tours old Havana on foot with family

March 21, 2016 7:40 pm

President Barack Obama arrived to small but cheering crowds on Sunday at the start of a historic three-day visit to Cuba.

Top Frames: Barack Obama's sings at Ray Charles tribute, Hillary Clinton participates in CNN town hall

March 01, 2016 2:16 pm

Barack Obama sings at Ray Charles tribute in White House, Hillary Clinton participates in a CNN town hall style televised event.

Top Frames: Barack Obama at the podium, Pope Francis at the Paul VI hall

January 16, 2016 8:00 am

U.S. President Barack Obama (at podium) delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington, Pope Francis (C) waves as he arrives to lead the weekly audience at the Paul VI hall at the Vatican.


Military assistance to Pakistan has decreased: US envoy

February 23, 2016 7:45 am

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): United States Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, said the military assistance to Pakistan has gone down shortly days after India expressed its disappointment over Barack Obama administration's decision to sell Pakistan eight F-16 fighter jets. Briefing the media at the fourth annual lecture of Indian Association of Foreign Affairs Correspondents in New Delhi, Verma said the assistance to Islamabad was to address a specific counter militancy and counter insurgency threat. As the US goes to polls later this year, Verma said the relations between India and the U.S. would be topmost priority for the next president.

Obama set to make historic trip to Cuba

February 19, 2016 6:00 pm

US hosts ASEAN nations for first time

February 17, 2016 4:13 pm