Bill Clinton

  • Body of Lucknow gangrape victim cremated 5 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    Former US President Bill Clinton on Thursday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and discussed various ongoing health schemes in the state. Clinton offered support to the Akhilesh government in health services through the Clinton Health Access Initiative, an official release said. UP Health Minister Ahmed Hassan and other ministers and officials were present on the...
  • After Jaipur mid-day meal kitchen, Clinton to visit a Jabrauli school in Lucknow today 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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 mid-day 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 mid-day 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 mid-day 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 mid-day 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

    Winston-Salem: 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

    Winston-Salem: 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 al-Qaeda 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 non-profit 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 38-year-old 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...
  • Hillary Clinton to charge $ 200,000 for a speech February 22, 2013

    Washington: Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has signed up for speaking circuit and will charge a whooping $200,000 per speaking appearance, making her one of the highest paid public figures on such appearances. Notably her salary as the US Secretary of State, which she relinquished less than a...
  • A movie on Hillary Clinton's younger days? January 4, 2013

    Washington: Hollywood loves political dramas and the next to get a biopic could be outgoing secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton as a script focusing on her younger days features in the list of favourite future films. Written by Young II Kim from South Korea and dubbed 'Rodham', the screenplay...
  • Arbitrage: Richard Gere's role similar to Clinton September 20, 2012

    New York: Richard Gere says his character in his new film "Arbitrage" has a lot in common with former US president Bill Clinton. Gere, 63, who plays a hedge fund mogul whose extramarital affair brings serious consequences to his professional and personal life, said he channelled Clinton's affable persona to add...
  • Full text of Bill Clinton's speech with video September 6, 2012

    Charlotte: Praising Barack Obama for handling the weak US economy during his term as the President, former US president Bill Clinton in his speech at the Democratic National Convention said "I know we're coming back". "No president - not me, not any of my predecessors - could have fully repaired...
  • Renew Obama's contract, Bill Clinton tells voters September 6, 2012

    Former US president Bill Clinton was at his best at the Democratic National Convention as he drumed up support for Barack Obama for the next presidential term. Clinton said no one could have fixed the economy the way Obama did in just four years. ...
  • Obama showing way to modern economy: Bill Clinton September 6, 2012

    Charlotte: In an impassioned speech that rocked the Democratic National Convention, former President Bill Clinton proclaimed on Wednesday night, "I know we're coming back" from the worst economic mess in generations and appealed to hard-pressed Americans to stick with Barack Obama for a second term in the White House. Obama...
  • Visa curbs: will another 'Manmohan' come to study in UK? May 15, 2012

    London: The restrictions imposed on student visas by the David Cameron government may prevent the next generation of world leaders such as Manmohan Singh, Benazir Bhutto or Bill Clinton from coming to Britain to study, the head of a leading think-tank on Monday said. Criticising the Cameron government for restrictions...
  • Barack Obama's campaign ad praising Osama raid sparks row May 2, 2012

    A new Obama campaign advertisement shows former president Bill Clinton praising him for approving the risky May 2 raid and asking which path would Mitt Romney have taken. ...