Michelle Obama

  • Mrs. , Obama to appear on May episode of 'Nashville' 20-04-2014 04:44 PM

    Washington: Michelle Obama is going a little bit country. The first lady's office says she'll appear on the May 7 episode of the ABC country music drama 'Nashville.' The episode is titled 'All Or Nothing With Me' and is set at Fort Campbell. Mrs. Obama and the wife of Vice...
  • President Obama goes to see Denzel Washington in 'A Raisin in the Sun' 13-04-2014 11:41 AM

    New York: Tickets to watch Denzel Washington on Broadway in 'A Raisin in the Sun' are hard to come by, but one man managed it - President Barack Obama. The president and first lady caught the American masterpiece Friday night at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, where it first opened more...
  • Michelle and the girls are on their way to China. It's very lonely at home: Barack Obama 20-03-2014 11:04 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has said that he feels a little lonely at home as the US First Lady and his two daughters Sasha and Malia are off to China. As such, he told a White House audience, he plans to watch the movie 'Cesar Chavez: An American Her'...
  • Michelle Obama honours Indian acid attack survivor Laxmi 05-03-2014 08:48 AM

    Washington: Acid attack survivor Laxmi has been hounoured by US first lady Michelle Obama with the prestigious International Women of Courage award. Laxmi was 16 when an acquaintance threw acid on her face while she waited at a bus stop in New Delhi's busy Khan Market in 2005, disfiguring her...
  • US to honour India's 'Stop Acid Attacks' campaigner 04-03-2014 02:33 PM

    Washington: Laxmi, a "Stop Acid Attacks" campaigner from India is one of the ten "extraordinary women from 10 countries with the 2014 Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award" on Tuesday. US First Lady Michelle Obama will join deputy secretary of State Heather Higginbottom as the latter presents the...
  • Watch: Michelle Obama's 50th birthday a star studded party 20-01-2014 10:38 AM

    US First Lady Michelle Obama turned 50 on Sunday and the entrance to the White House may as well have been the red carpet. The party was quite a star studded bash from Beyonce to even the President putting on his dancing shoes. ...
  • Jennifer Hudson to perform for Michelle Obama 19-01-2014 01:25 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer-actress Jennifer Hudson is all set to perform at US First Lady Michelle Obama's 50th birthday celebration. The 32-year-old 'I Can't Describe' hitmaker is performing in Washington DC but says she couldn't think of a gift to get her, reported TMZ online. Asked how easy it was to...
  • Michelle Obama to celebrate 50th birthday on Friday 13-01-2014 10:33 PM

    Nearing a milestone birthday, Michelle Obama exuberantly describes herself as "50 and fabulous." The US first lady hits the half-century mark on Friday and, by her own account, she feels more relaxed now that President Barack Obama's days as a candidate are over. "It gives me a little more room...
  • Eat before you come to my birthday party: Michelle Obama to her guests 08-01-2014 11:34 PM

    Washington: Michelle Obama has asked guests attending her 50th birthday bash at the White House next week to wear comfortable shoes, practice their dance moves and eat before coming to the party as there will be no meal provided. In a save-the-date email guests have been advised to dine before...
  • Michelle Obama's Bollywood dance among top White House Photos 07-01-2014 06:26 PM

    Michelle Obama's rhythmic dance moves to peppy Bollywood numbers during a Diwali bash has made it to one of the top White House photos for the year 2013. Taken by Chuck Kennedy, the 49-year-old First Lady is seen doing Bollywood dance in the State Dining Room along with choreographer Nakul...
  • Michelle Obama tracks Santa's sleigh over Africa 25-12-2013 11:33 AM

    For first lady Michelle Obama, a joyous Christmas Eve tradition briefly ran up against the harsh realities of a world where all is not calm and bright. Mrs. Obama for the fourth year volunteered for the NORAD Tracks Santa program, whereby kids call in to check on Santa's progress on...
  • After Bollywood dancing, Michelle Obama hosts workshop on film careers 10-11-2013 10:18 AM

    Washington: Days after doing a bit of Bollywood dancing to celebrate Diwali, US First Lady Michelle Obama hosted White House's first ever 'Careers in Film Symposium' for high school students from Washington, New York, and Boston. "Just a few days ago, we were doing some Bollywood dancing in the State...
  • Michelle Obama celebrates Diwali with Bollywood dance moves 06-11-2013 11:48 AM

    Washington: First Lady of America, Michelle Obama lit a 'diya' (lamp) in the East room to start White House Diwali celebrations after trying out some Bollywood dance moves with some local students in the State Dining Room. "We've celebrated this holiday here at the White House every year since (President)...
  • Michelle Obama to lead Diwali celebrations in White House 02-11-2013 07:59 AM

    Washington: US First Lady Michelle Obama would lead this year's Diwali celebrations the White House, which is expected to be attended by lawmakers, senior administration officials and eminent Indian Americans. "The First Lady will provide remarks at the White House Diwali celebration," the White House announced on Friday. A media...
  • US President, First Lady meets Malala at the Oval Office 12-10-2013 07:04 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama met Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai in the Oval Office of the White House and praised her remarkable courage and efforts. "President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed Malala Yousafzai to the Oval Office to thank her for...
  • PM Manmohan Singh reaches Washington to meet Obama 26-09-2013 11:33 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived Washington on Thursday on a two-day "working visit" to meet US President Barack Obama at the White House on Friday, during which the two leaders are expected to discuss a wide range of issues with focus on defence, economic and regional issues. The Prime Minister...
  • Barack Obama to observe 12th anniversary of 9/11 11-09-2013 07:05 PM

    President Barack Obama will observe the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon with a moment of silence and a visit to the Pentagon Memorial. Obama on Wednesday will join first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Jill Biden and members of...
  • Obamas chose an Indian restaurant to celebrate US President's birthday 09-08-2013 09:45 PM

    Washington: President Barack Obama and wife Michelle chose Rasika, an Indian restaurant owned by a Delhi-born restaurateur that's a favourite haunt of power diners, to celebrate his birthday. "The President and First Lady are going out to dinner to celebrate his birthday," the White House said. Obama, who turned 52...
  • Michelle sends birthday wishes to Barack Obama on Twitter 05-08-2013 12:23 PM

    US President Barack Obama celebrated his 52nd birthday on Sunday. His wife Michelle Obama took to Twitter to send him an affectionate message saying Happy Birthday Barack! Your hair's a little grayer but I love you more than ever! The tweet was accompanied by a black and white photograph of...
  • Barack Obama kicks off his birthday weekend with golf 04-08-2013 09:49 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama turns 52 on Sunday. He kicked off his birthday weekend with a round of golf with friends and a getaway to Camp David. The White House said little about how Obama would celebrate on Saturday night and Sunday, but the birthday wishes started rolling in...
  • Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are ugly: Amanda Bynes 09-07-2013 05:15 PM

    b>Los Angeles: Actress Amanda Bynes, who has lately been picking on many Hollywood celebrities on Twitter, most recently attacked the US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama by calling them "ugly". Bynes wrote out of the blue on the micro-blogging site, "Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are ugly."...
  • Five Indian-American kid chefs win White House challenge 04-07-2013 11:24 AM

    Washington: Five Indian-American kid chefs, who came out with a healthy menu, have made it to the exclusive list of 54 winners of the White House-launched national 'Healthy Lunchtime Challenge' as part of the US First Lady's 'Let's Move!' initiative. These 54 kids would be honoured by none other than...
  • Obama wishes 'speedy recovery' for ailing Mandela 12-06-2013 01:42 AM

    Washington: President Barack Obama is wishing for a "speedy recovery" for ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela. The 94-year-old Mandela is currently in a Johannesburg hospital, receiving treatment for a recurring lung infection. White House spokesman Jay Carney says Obama, the first lady and everyone at the White House...
  • Michelle Obama loses her cool after protestor interrupts her speech 06-06-2013 10:44 AM

    US First Lady Michelle Obama lost her cool on Tuesday when a protestor interrupted her speech at a fundraising event. Michelle was reportedly so distressed by the interruption that she threatened to leave. The protestor was demanding equality for gays and lesbians. ...
  • US: Protestor interrupts Michelle Obama's speech 05-06-2013 11:49 AM

    Washington: US First Lady Michelle Obama threatened to leave a Democratic Party fundraising event after she was repeatedly interrupted during her speech by a protester, who demanded equality for gays and lesbians. Michelle was addressing a Democratic Party fundraiser in a private Kalorama home in Washington on late Tuesday when...
  • Barack Obama explains lipstick mark on his collar 29-05-2013 09:17 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama joked about a lipstick stain on his collar during a White House event, saying that he is explaining the red mark on his shirt to avoid trouble with the First Lady. Obama was speaking during a reception he had hosted for the Asian American Pacific...
  • Sonia, Nooyi among Forbes 10 powerful women globally 23-05-2013 04:08 PM

    New York: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and India-born PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi figure among the top 10 in the global list of most powerful women compiled by Forbes magazine for 2013. Sonia Gandhi is ranked ninth while Nooyi is at the 10th place in the global list of world's 100...
  • Obama tickles audience at White House Correspondents' Dinner 28-04-2013 04:40 PM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has poked fun on himself about his young "Muslim Socialist" background and even copied his popular wife Michelle's new hairstyle to boost his image in his second innings at the White House. Obama stepped to the podium at the 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner as...
  • Watch: Obama jokes about himself at White House dinner 28-04-2013 04:01 PM

    US President Barack Obama was at his funniest best at the White House Correspondents Dinner. While poking fun at himself, he spoke about getting bangs like First Lady Michelle Obama. ...