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  • U.S. President Barack Obama stands next to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as they leave after giving their opening statement in New Delhi

    Deepening ties with India was Obama’s ‘genuine priority’: WH

    Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama made strengthening relations with India a “genuine priority” and sought ways to effectively work together to fight extremism and enhance economic ties, the White House has said.

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    Thousands converge in Washington to attend Donald Trump inauguration

    Washington: Thousands of people including many Indian-Americans are converging here to attend US President-elect Donald Trump’s swearing-in ceremony themed ‘Make America Great Again’, the slogan which propelled the real-estate tycoon to victory after the gruelling poll campaign.

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    Obama family to vacation in Palm Springs after inauguration

    Washington: Following tradition, outgoing US President Barack Obama and his family would board the Air Force One for the final time as they fly to Palm Springs in California for a vacation after Donald Trump’s inauguration on January 20.

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    Obama praises his Press Secretary Josh Earnest

    Washington, Outgoing US President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance at the press briefing room of the White House to profusely thank his Press Secretary Josh Earnest at his last news conference.

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    Rolls Royce agrees to pay USD 808 million on bribery claims

    Washington: Jet engine maker Rolls Royce has agreed to pay USD 808 million to settle bribery and corruption charges brought by authorities in the US, the UK and Brazil as it admitted to paying bribes in connection with its business operations in China, India and other countries.

  • NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: (L to R) Businessman Greg Calhoun looks on as President-elect Donald Trump speaks to reporters after his meeting with television personality Steve Harvey at Trump Tower, January 13, 2017 in New York City. President-elect Trump continues to hold meetings at Trump Tower in New York.   Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP==FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY==

    ‘Apprentice’ alum sues Donald Trump for defamation

    Los Angeles: President-elect Donald Trump was hit with a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on his reality television show “The Apprentice” who had previously accused him of sexual misconduct.

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    Obama cuts short WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning’s sentence

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has commuted the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who is serving 35 years behind bars for giving classified US data and documents to Wikileaks, allowing her to go free nearly three decades early.