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Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential candidate in US elections 2016, was born in a middle-class family in Ilionis, Chicago in 1947. Hillary's husband, Bill Clinton, has served as the president of United States from 1993 to 2001. Hillary\'s father was a Republican but she got more inclined towards Democratic party during her college years. She went to Wellesley College and later pursued law from Yale University. Hillary has been involved in activism and social work since her college days. She was elected as Senator from New York in the year 2000 with 67 per cent votes. In 2013, she became the secretary of state under Barack Obama\'s administration. Earlier, she had contested for the post of president against Barack Obama unsuccessfully. In April 2015, she decided to run for the post for the second time. Hillary\'s stint as secretary of state was also marred with controversy regarding use of private email server for official communication. She was given a clean chit by FBI few days ahead of the election day.


Jerusalem: Hillary Clinton condemns terrorist attack that injured 21 people

April 19, 2016 9:36 am

'Israelis have been living in fear of going about their daily lives - going to the store, to the boardwalk, riding the bus. All of us, including Palestinian leaders, must condemn such violence," she said.

Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton spar in debate days before New York primary

April 15, 2016 11:41 am

The debate was the first for the Democratic candidates in five weeks. It came ahead of Tuesday's primary in New York, a high-stakes contest with a huge cache of delegates at stake.

Tensions fray in both parties ahead of New York primary

April 12, 2016 10:40 am

While Clinton escalated her attacks against rival Bernie Sanders, Republican front-runner Donald Trump complained about a "rigged" nomination process, prompting a fierce defense from party leaders.

US President Obama 'guarantees' Hillary Clinton email probe's independence

April 10, 2016 9:43 pm

"I guarantee that there is no political influence in any investigation conducted by the Justice Department or the FBI, not just in this case but in any case. Period,"

Panama Papers leaks could give Sanders some firepower against rival Clinton

April 07, 2016 11:46 am

Bernie Sanders had said in 2011,"Panama Free Trade Agreement would make the situation worse."

US polls: Ted Cruz, Sanders score key victories in Wisconsin

April 06, 2016 8:57 am

GOP establishment figures, worried that Trump will lead Republicans to a broad defeat in November, have banded together to try to stop him.

Beyonce gets surprise visit from Hillary Clinton

March 31, 2016 1:35 pm

Pop star Beyonce received a visit from US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton while filming a music video.

US Democrat Bernie Sanders says party leaders may 'rethink' after weekend wins

March 28, 2016 10:02 am

Sanders is turning his attention to his native New York, where Democratic voters will divide up 247 delegates on April 19th.

US polls: Bernie Sanders presses Clinton as three western states vote today

March 26, 2016 12:40 pm

Clinton has a commanding lead in the delegate race: 1711, including super-delegates who are un-elected by voters, compared to 951 for Sanders.

Clinton, Trump continue their leads with Arizona victories

March 23, 2016 2:32 pm

On Republican side, Trump has 739 delegates, Cruz 425 and Kasich 143. On the Democratic side, Clinton has a delegate lead of 1,208 to Sanders' 878, based on primaries and caucuses.


Top Frames: Ankara blast, five years of Syrian war and US elections

March 19, 2016 8:00 am

Five years of Syrian war, Massive explosion in Ankara, US presidential elections - A look at this week's top frames.

Top Frames: Oscar Awards, US elections, astronaut's home coming

March 05, 2016 8:00 am

Leonardo DiCaprio wins Best Actor Oscar award, Hillary Clinton arrives at her Super Tuesday primary night party in Miami, Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA returned home after spending six months.

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.

Snowy Owl caught by traffic camera, Obama at CNN's townhall

January 09, 2016 8:00 am

A snowy owl is seen approaching a Canadian road network surveillance camera on Highway 40 on the West Island of Montreal.

Donald Trump, Pope Francis, Hillary Clinton make it to Yale Book Quotations for 2015

December 27, 2015 3:11 pm

The yearly list of quotations that would be included in the Yale Book of Quotations were announced. Here's what was said.

Top Frames: Mark Zuckerberg at IIT Delhi, Narendra Modi at India-Africa Summit

October 31, 2015 8:00 am

Narendra Modi arrives to meet 20 African leaders during the India-Africa Forum Summit 2015 in New Delhi. Mark Zuckerberg at IIT Townhall during an interaction with IIT students at Delhi.

Top Frames: Hillary Clinton campaigns in Nevada, 13 died in Karachi landslide

October 17, 2015 8:00 am

Hillary Clinton greets members of the culinary workers union local 226 as she arrives to speak at a demonstration outside the Trump Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, At least 13 people, including seven children, died as a landslide hit shanties erected in Karachi's Gulistan-i-Jauhar area early Tuesday Ocotber 13.

Top Frames: Vladimir Putin's sea adventure, Rajapaksa's election loss

August 22, 2015 8:00 am

Vladimir Putin submerging into the waters of the Black Sea; Ranil Wickremesinghe to be sworn in as Sri Lanka's new prime minister in Colombo.

British Royals Prince William, pregnant Kate Middleton meet Pop couple Beyonce, Jay-Z in Big Apple

December 09, 2014 12:01 pm

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, who are currently touring the United States of America met Jay Z and Beyonce at the NBA basketball - Brooklyn Nets vs Cleveland Cavaliers game on Monday (December 8) in New York.


Hillary Clinton ‘took responsibility’ for 2012 Benghazi consulate attack

October 23, 2015 11:16 am

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has told a Congressional committee she took responsibility after a deadly 2012 attack on a US consulate in Benghazi, Libya.