BILL CLINTON

  • Today I have come a full circle: Designer Ritu Beri on completing 25 years in fashion December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Ritu Beri, often called India's 'Fashion Queen', has completed 25 years in the fashion industry. The designer says her life has been a 'fairytale' and beyond her dreams and now she is keen to write "inspirational books". The designer, who was among the first Indians to storm the catwalks...
  • PM Narendra Modi had an extraordinarily successful visit: US official November 21, 2014

    Washington: Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit as "extraordinarily successful", a top official in the Obama administration has said US-India relationship has come "a remarkable distance". "We've just had the extraordinarily successful visit of Prime Minister Modi here to the United States, and an agenda that is working across...
  • Monica Lewinsky joins twitter October 21, 2014

    Monica Lewinsky, the former White House intern whose affair with Bill Clinton led to his impeachment, has joined twitter. She described herself as a social activist and public speaker among other things. ...
  • In pics: PM Modi meets Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York September 30, 2014

    New York: Former US President Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed Indo-US relations. The Clinton couple had a 45-minute meeting with Modi, who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. ...
  • PM Modi meets Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York September 29, 2014

    New York: Former US President Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed Indo-US relations. The Clinton couple had a 45-minute meeting with Modi, who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. Both the Prime Minister and Swaraj warmly welcomed the...
  • It's a girl! Hillary and Bill Clinton are grandparents to little Charlotte September 28, 2014

    Washington: Hillary and Bill Clinton's only daughter Chelsea announced in the early hours Saturday on social networks that she had given birth to her first child, a baby girl called Charlotte. "Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte Clinton...
  • Watch: George W Bush takes the Ice Bucket Challenge, dares Bill Clinton August 21, 2014

    Washington: Former president George W Bush took the popular ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in support of Lou Gehrig's disease research, and challenged his Democratic predecessor Bill Clinton to do the same. "To you all that challenged me, I do not think it's presidential for me to be splashed with ice...
  • Lucknow rape: Forensic report contradicts police claims, says more than 1 person involved July 27, 2014

    Lucknow: In a new twist in the rape and murder of a 32yearold woman in Mohanlalganj area of Lucknow, forensic report has indicated that more than one person was involved in the crime, said police sources. The latest report is contradictory to the police claims where it had ruled out...
  • Body of Lucknow gangrape victim cremated July 19, 2014

    The unfortunate victim of gangrape whose nude body was recovered from Mohanlaganj area of Lucknow after the gruesome rape and murder has been cremated on Saturday. The incident took place in Lucknow and Uttar Pradesh Police is working on some leads obtained during investigations into the gruesome rape and murder. "We have...
  • Bill Clinton offers support to UP government in health services July 17, 2014

    Former US President Bill Clintonon Thursday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav anddiscussed various ongoing health schemes in the state. Clinton offered support to the Akhilesh government inhealth services through the Clinton Health Access Initiative,an official release said. UP Health Minister Ahmed Hassan and other ministers andofficials were present on the...
  • After Jaipur midday meal kitchen, Clinton to visit a Jabrauli school in Lucknow today July 16, 2014

    Former US president Bill Clinton will visit the state capital on Thursday during which he is scheduled to take part in a student interaction in a school. Clinton will spend about two hours in Jabrauli village under Mohanlalganj tehsil of here, and is also scheduled to take part in a Clinton...
  • Bill Clinton visits 'Akshaya Patra's' kitchen, serves food to students July 16, 2014

    Former US President Bill Clinton visited the kitchen run by an NGO which provides food to a large number of children at government schools as part of the midday meal scheme. Clinton and his delegation were warmly received by the members of the NGO 'Akshaya Patra' at their kitchen at Jagatpura...
  • Bill Clinton arrives in Jaipur, to visit Jagatpura midday meal kitchen tomorrow July 15, 2014

    Former US President Bill Clinton arrived in Jaipur on Tuesday. He is on a tour during which he will visit a kitchen being run for schoolchildren by an NGO. Clinton landed with his delegation at the international airport at Sanganer from where they left for a hotel amidst tight security. "Clinton is...
  • Bill Clinton to visit Jaipur midday meal kitchen on July 16 July 14, 2014

    Former US President Bill Clinton, who would travel to India this week, is scheduled to pay a visit to a kitchen run here by an NGO that caters food to children in government schools as part of the midday meal scheme that feeds over one million kids daily across the...
  • Bill Clinton to travel to India this month July 4, 2014

    New York: Former US President Bill Clinton will travel to India this month during which he is expected to visit Lucknow and Jaipur and focus on critical issues, including global health, improved access to medicines, climate change and economic development. Clinton will travel to India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and...
  • We were 'dead broke' after White House, says Hillary Clinton June 9, 2014

    Washington: Hillary Rodham Clinton's family was "dead broke" and saddled with legal bills when she and her husband left the White House, the former first lady said in an interview that aired on Monday. Republicans immediately seized on the comment and said it demonstrated that Clinton, the Democratic Party's strongest contender...
  • Poet Maya Angelou remembered for wisdom, clarity June 8, 2014

    WinstonSalem: Maya Angelou liked to say that people will forget what you said or did in your life, but they will never forget how you made them feel. Former President Bill Clinton, first lady Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey said Saturday they were among the millions touched by Angelou's wisdom...
  • Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86 May 28, 2014

    WinstonSalem: Author and poet Maya Angelou, who rose from poverty, segregation and violence to become a force on stage, screen and the printed page, has died. She was 86. Wake Forest University announced Angelou's death in a news release Wednesday. She gained acclaim for her first book, her autobiography "I Know Why...
  • Monica Lewinsky speaks out on affair with Bill Clinton May 7, 2014

    Washington: Monica Lewinsky says there's no question her boss Bill Clinton "took advantage" of her when he was president. But she says their affair was consensual and if there was any abuse involved, it came afterward, when Clinton's inner circle tried to discredit her and the president's opponents used...
  • Obama, Bush, Clinton going to South Africa next week for Mandela memorial December 7, 2013

    President Barack Obama and his two immediate predecessors, George W Bush and Bill Clinton, will all travel to South Africa to attend memorial events for Nelson Mandela, the former South African leader who died on Thursday. Obama and his wife, Michelle, will be joined on Air Force One by Bush and...
  • Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States and an Epic History of Misunderstanding November 30, 2013

    Author: Husain Haqqani The letter from the US Secretary of State should have struck a chill in the recipient's hearts. Yet Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif didn't even open the envelope handed to him by the US Ambassador to Pakistan on behalf of Secy James Baker. The letter, delivered on May 14,...
  • Justin Bieber: I am happy with the man I am becoming November 22, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop sensation Justin Bieber, who has collected many detractors with his headline making antics, says he is not affected by criticism as he is happy with the man he becoming. "I know who I am and what I'm doing in my life and what I've accomplished and continue to...
  • US sought Sharif's help to avert Qaeda attack: document October 20, 2013

    Washington: The US sought Pakistan's help in 1998 to prevent Osama bin Laden from launching an alQaeda attack against it, with then President Bill Clinton asking Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to personally use his influence to prevail over the Taliban in averting the imminent strike. Clinton called up Sharif from his...
  • A difference this Obama vacation: No daughters yet August 15, 2013

    Edgartown: President Barack Obama's vacation is humming along, but the family vibe is different this year. Daughters Malia and Sasha aren't with their parents. The girls are at an undisclosed summer camp, but the White House says they'll eventually join their parents. They won't say exactly when. "When they get here,...
  • Bill, Hillary Clinton's daughter says isn't ready for politics yet August 7, 2013

    Bill and Hillary Clinton's daughter Chelsea Clinton said she isn't ready for politics yet. But she might consider running for office at a later date. ...
  • Miley Cyrus counsels Justin Bieber to take a break July 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Miley Cyrus has advised troubled teen sensation Justin Bieber to take a break from fame. Bieber, 19, has been in the news for the wrong reasons lately, which include urinating in a mop bucket of a restaurant and saying "F**k Bill Clinton". The singer later apologised for his...
  • Former US President Bill Clinton named 'Father of the Year' June 11, 2013

    New York: He's been commander in chief, Time magazine's 1993 man of the year, had hopes of becoming "First Laddie" of the United States and now former US President Bill Clinton is in line for a new title 'Father of the Year'. The nonprofit National Father's Day Council plans to...
  • Bill Clinton congratulates Eva Longoria May 26, 2013

    Los Angeles: Former US president Bill Clinton congratulated actress Eva Longoria on completing her Master's. The 38yearold actress received her Master's degree in Chicano Studies from California State University, reports eonline.com. The Tweet said: "Thanks for inspiring others to never stop learning and for your support of @ClintonGlobal. Congrats on your...
  • @PrezBillyJeff: Bill Clinton is now on Twitter April 10, 2013

    New York: Bill Clinton is now on Twitter, albeit without a very presidential name. Comedian Stephen Colbert lured the former president to the social networking site on "The Colbert Report" on Monday, signing him up with the handle PrezBillyJeff. Clinton dictated his first message to Colbert, who typed: "Just spent...
  • Malala, Colombia president among Nobel prize nominees March 5, 2013

    Oslo: A Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot in the head by the Taliban for advocating girls' education is a wild card entry for this year's Nobel Peace prize, with the leaders of Colombia and Myanmar among likely candidates for the award. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos was certain to be on...