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    Barack Obama

    Barack Hussein Obama II is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.

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    Don't listen to me, but to scientists over climate change, says activist Thunberg
    International

    Don't listen to me, but to scientists over climate change, says activist Thunberg

    Ahead of a US congressional hearing, Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday (local time) submitted an eight-line testimony to the house, asking the Congress to listen to the scientists on the issues of climate change.

    Democrats clash over healthcare in presidential debate
    International

    Democrats clash over healthcare in presidential debate

    Former US Vice President Joe Biden and Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders clashed over the government's role in the nation's healthcare system as the three faced off for the first time in the Democratic Party's third presidential debate.

    9/11: How did Laden live in Pakistan without detection?
    National

    9/11: How did Laden live in Pakistan without detection?

    It has been 18 years since the US witnessed the unprecedented terror attacks but an intriguing question continues to linger how did Osama bin Laden, the chief architect of the strike, reach Abbottabad in Pakistan and live there without detection, probably for 6 years?

    PM Modi crosses 50m followers on Twitter
    Politics

    PM Modi crosses 50m followers on Twitter

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, known for reaching out to masses through social media, continues to be the most followed Indian on Twitter with his followers crossing 50 million mark on the microblogging site.

    Viola Davis to play Michelle Obama in 'First Ladies'
    Entertainment

    Viola Davis to play Michelle Obama in 'First Ladies'

    It's safe to say that actor Viola Davis' next TV role will come with a lot of pressure. The star is all set to play the role of former First Lady of US, Michelle Obama in the series titled 'First Ladies'.

    Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, others to pay tributes to Toni Morrison
    Entertainment

    Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, others to pay tributes to Toni Morrison

    Several stars from the Hollywood fraternity along with other dignitaries paid their respects to the Noble-prize winner author Toni Morrison, who died on Monday at the age of 88.

    Toni Morrison, Noble Prize-winning author dies at 88
    Entertainment

    Toni Morrison, Noble Prize-winning author dies at 88

    Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, the renowned author of acclaimed novels such as "Beloved" and "Song of Solomon," died at the age of 88, her family said.

    Nobel Prize-winning US author Toni Morrison dies
    International

    Nobel Prize-winning US author Toni Morrison dies

    Nobel Prize-winning US author Toni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience through her novels "Beloved", "Song of Solomon" and "Sula", has died aged 88, her publicist and family said on Tuesday.

    Obama built 'cages for kids': Trump fires back at Democrats
    International

    Obama built 'cages for kids': Trump fires back at Democrats

    US President Donald Trump on Wednesday attacked the Democratic presidential candidates over his administration's treatment of the migrants, asserting that it was his predecessor Barack Obama who had constructed "cages".

    Boris Johnson: UK's first US-born, 'one-man melting pot' PM
    International

    Boris Johnson: UK's first US-born, 'one-man melting pot' PM

    A descendant of an Ottoman Turkish journalist and Russian Jewish rabbis, the Eurosceptic son of a European Commission official, and holding dual citizenship till some time back, Britain's Prime Minister-designate Boris Johnson is a politician who terms himself as "a one-man melting pot" and has twice been Mayor of one of the most cosmopolitan cities but has been accused of racist and homophobic remarks.

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