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Anti-slavery activist Harriet Tubman to replace former US president on $20 bill

April 21, 2016 9:35 am

Tubman was born as a slave around 1820 and helped hundreds of others escape. While she will feature on the front of the $20 bill, Jackson's image will move to the back.

Donald Trump looks for a win in New Hampshire primary

February 09, 2016 9:04 am

Trump was running ahead in pre-primary polls, as was Sanders on the Democratic side as candidates race to collect delegates for the parties' national nominating conventions in July.

Michael Bloomberg confirms he might run for US president

February 09, 2016 8:30 am

Bloomberg is distressed by the rise of Donald Trump and Texas Senator Ted Cruz among Republicans and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders among Democrats.

Obama virtually endorses Clinton as Democratic Prez nominee

January 26, 2016 4:38 pm

This is probably for the first time that the US President has indicated his preferences in the current election season.

No! Michelle will not run for Presidency, says Barack Obama

January 16, 2016 3:07 pm

An individual named Greg Gavins had asked Obama if it was possible to talk the First Lady into running for Presidency.

Decision on running for US President in couple of months: Bobby Jindal

February 28, 2015 11:54 am

Jindal, 43, continued with his attack on Obama's presidency in particular on terrorism.

Ukraine President confident of getting US weapons

February 04, 2015 4:38 pm

Government forces have been fighting Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine for 10 months in a conflict

Daughters Sasha, Malia won’t accompany Obama

January 23, 2015 2:30 am

Sasha and Malia, the 16 and 13-year-old daughters of Obama won’t be accompanying them on the trip, Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes said.

India, US likely to sign pact to share terror database during President Obama visit

January 21, 2015 3:07 am

In September 2013, US had offered India GEP membership, which would benefit frequent travellers and businessmen the most.

Police swamp Kolkata,muffle Muslim protest

October 06, 2012 2:13 am

Fears of widespread tension and possible street battles in Kolkata turned out false on Friday as Muslim groups restricted themselves to the Shahid Minar maidan and police outnumbered protesters by more than three to one.


PM Modi receives Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi on his maiden India visit

February 10, 2016 3:44 pm

New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, arrived here this evening on a three-day visit to India. Setting aside the protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the Crown Prince at the Air Force Station in Palam. It was for the second time that the Prime Minister set aside the protocol. He had earlier received US President Barak Obama during the latter's visit to India. Both leaders later shook hands and exchanged pleasantries. They also waved hands at media persons present at the venue. It is the Crown Prince's first state visit to India.