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Barack Obama defeated... in golf politics
US President Barack Obama lost a golf match while playing with two Republican senators, Saxby Chambliss and Bob Corker. Obama, paired with his fellow Democrat Mark Udall on Monday, got......
'Pakistan walks both sides of the street on war on terror'
Senator Saxby Chambliss, member on the Senate Select Intelligence Committee, asked America's top intelligence chief how any reconciliation with the Taliban was possible considering the group was......
Obama on publicity blitz to sell Syria attack to Congress
After spending most of his time over the weekend calling up and meeting lawmakers, President Barack Obama will go all out on a media publicity blitz over the next two days to convince war-weary......
US House of Reps okays FTO tag for Haqqani Network
Ramping up the pressure on the Obama administration to designate the Haqqani Network as a foreign terrorist organisation, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives has passed a bill......
Will the US ever declare Haqqanis a terrorist group?
Is the United States actually serious to proceed against the Haqqanis this time or is it yet another ploy on the part of the Obama administration to pressurise one of the most influential power......
Obama's clean air policy to benefit India and China
The path breaking clean energy policy unveiled by the Obama administration would put the US at a disadvantage against countries like India and China, top US lawmakers and policy advocacy groups......
Obama forces top US tax official to quit
US President Barack Obama has forced the acting head of the Internal Revenue Service to resign amid furor over the tax agency's handling of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status."It's......
Obama signs executive order on cyber security
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed an executive order and announced a slew of measures to protect America's critical infrastructure from cyber threats from foreign countries, hackers and......
Lobbies in US oppose liberal sops at WTO
Pressure lobbies are at work in the US to ensure that it does not make significant concessions at the World Trade Organisation. Senator Saxby Chambliss, chairman of the committee on agriculture,......
US hikes H1-B visa cap to 85,000
The US Congress has passed a reforms bill which exempts 20,000 foreign students, who pass out of universities in the country with masters or doctorate degrees, from the annual cap on 65,000 H-1B......
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