HILLARY CLINTON

  • Hillary Clinton would be a great president: Obama November 23, 2014

    Washington: US President Barack Obama today said Hillary Clinton would be a formidable Democratic candidate and a great president if she decided to run for the 2016 election. Clinton, the former Secretary of State and the former First Lady, is widely expected to run for the 2016 presidential election, but hasn't...
  • Hillary Clinton planning lengthy campaign push this month October 3, 2014

    Washington: Hillary Rodham Clinton is hitting the campaign trail for Democrats this month. Clinton's lending her name and support in key races for Senate and governor as she considers another White House bid in 2016. The former secretary of state plans to campaign for Senate candidates in six states: Iowa, New Hampshire,...
  • 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...
  • Hillary Clinton says will decide White House run early 2015 September 6, 2014

    Mexico City: Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton said today she would likely decide whether she will join the 2016 presidential race by the start of next year. Clinton, who lost the Democratic presidential nomination to Barack Obama in 2008, is widely expected to make another run for the White...
  • US should elect woman president as soon as possible: Michelle June 24, 2014

    Washington: The US should elect a woman as president "as soon as possible" and the country is ready for it, First Lady Michelle Obama has said. Her remarks come at a time when former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is being seen as a strong 2016 presidential candidate of the Democratic...
  • 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...
  • Hillary Clinton says she has 'moved on' from Lewinsky scandal June 5, 2014

    Washington: Hillary Clinton, a potential Democratic Party candidate for 2016 presidency bid, has said she has "moved on" from the Monica Lewinsky scandal that dominated her husband Bill's second term as US president. Clinton, in an interview with the People magazine released yesterday, said, "I think everybody needs to look...
  • Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton had private lunch at White House May 30, 2014

    Washington: Hillary Rodham Clinton has slipped into the White House for a private lunch with President Barack Obama. The White House is confirming the president and his former secretary of state dined, just the two of them. But aides to both are keeping the details under wraps. The White House will...
  • 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...
  • Hope there isn't another Cold War: Hillary Clinton on Crimean tension March 19, 2014

    Russia annexed Crimea on Tuesday despite warnings from the United States and western allies. Hillary Clinton weighed in on the conflict between Russia and the West saying that it all boils down to a 'clash of values'. ...
  • Nelson Mandela's biopic to be screened for Barack Obama at White House November 5, 2013

    New York: The Nelson Mandela biopic 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' will get an audience from President Barack Obama, as well as a screening at the Kennedy Center hosted by Hillary Clinton. The Weinstein Company tells The Associated Press that Obama will screen the film on Thursday at the White...
  • Hillary Clinton gets early presidential backing November 4, 2013

    Hillary Rodham Clinton says she isn't in a hurry to make a decision about running again to become the first female US president. But her former Senate colleague, Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, is not waiting for her to make up her mind. Schumer endorsed Clinton for president during a...
  • London: Hillary Clinton fined for parking car for 45 minutes without paying October 18, 2013

    An unfazed London traffic warden has slapped an 80pound fine on a limousine used by former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton for parking for 45 minutes without paying. The fine was put on the silver Mercedes as the 65year old former US first lady attended an event at a leading...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Campaign to support Hillary's presidential bid launched April 3, 2013

    Washington: A group of supporters of former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has launched a campaign to support her possible presidential bid in the 2016 elections. The group "Ready for Hillary" is a Super PAC, a Political Action Committee (PAC), that is a type of organisation that campaigns for...
  • 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...
  • Hillary top contender for 2016 US president poll: Survey February 15, 2013

    Washington: Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton has emerged as the frontrunner for the 2016 presidential race, according to a new survey. The latest Fox News poll asks the simple question, "Would this person make a good president?" Out of a dozen potential 2016 candidates, the top two picks...
  • Hillary Clinton tops Obama as most popular US politician February 9, 2013

    Washington: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is the most popular US politician, surpassing fellow Democrats President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden as well as leading Republicans, a national poll found. Sixtyone per cent of American voters approve of Clinton, a possible US presidential candidate for 2016, while 34...
  • US: John Kerry sworn in as US Secretary of State February 2, 2013

    Washington: Hillary Rodham Clinton formally resigned on Friday as America's secretary of state, capping a fouryear tenure that saw her shatter records for the number of countries visited. John Kerry was sworn in to replace her. In a letter sent to President Barack Obama shortly before she left the State...
  • US: Hillary Clinton steps down February 2, 2013

    The outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave a farewell speech to her colleagues, as she stepped down from her post on Friday. Speaking before a cheering crowd at the State Department building, Clinton thanked everyone and said she was proud to have served her country. Democratic Senator John...
  • World View: Will Hillary Clinton return for a larger role? February 1, 2013

    Hillary Clinton formally resigned on Friday as America's secretary of state, capping a fouryear tenure that saw her shatter records for the number of countries visited. ...
  • US: Senate confirms John Kerry nomination for State Dept January 30, 2013

    Washington: The US Senate overwhelmingly confirmed President Barack Obama's choice of fiveterm Sen John Kerry to be secretary of state, with Republicans and Democrats praising him as the ideal successor to Hillary Rodham Clinton. The vote on Tuesday was 943. One senator Kerry voted present and accepted congratulations...
  • Justice for 26/11 still high on US priority: Clinton January 30, 2013

    Washington: The US on Tuesday said bringing to justice the perpetrators of 26/11 was still an "unfinished business" high on its priority, days after Pakistani American LeT terrorist David Headley was sent to 35 years in prison by a Chicago court, a sentence that has left India disappointed. Defending the...
  • From foes to friends, Hillary and Obama have gone a long way January 27, 2013

    US President Barack Obama is starting his second term, but he is losing several of his Cabinet members, including outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Take a look at how they went from being bitter rivals to political partners. ...
  • US: Obama, Clinton to give joint TV interview to air on Sunday January 25, 2013

    Washington: US President Barack Obama and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will give a joint interview to CBS's "60 Minutes" news program that will air on Sunday, the White House said. The interview, to be conducted at the White House on Friday, comes as Clinton prepares to step down...
  • IndoUS partnership making world more secure: Hillary January 25, 2013

    Washington: Greeting people of India on the occasion of its Republic Day, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that her three trips to the country as the top American diplomat reinforced her "unyielding belief" that the IndoUS strategic partnership is making the world "more united, prosperous and secure." "The...
  • Clinton chokes up as she defends handling of Benghazi attack January 23, 2013

    Washington: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton choked up on Wednesday as she defended her handling of the September 11 attack on the US mission in the Libyan city of Benghazi, an event that threatens to stain her legacy and any presidential hopes she may still harbor. By turns emotional and...