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U.S. President Barack Obama. Pic: AP.

Obama seeks to leverage ties with India’s Modi during visit

By Sat, Jan 24, 2015 5:14PM UTC Comments Off U.S. President Barack Obama. Pic: AP.

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will seek to leverage his burgeoning bond with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi into progress on climate change, defense and economic ties as he opens a three-day visit to New Delhi....

Obama tees off in Hawaii with Malaysian leader

By Thu, Dec 25, 2014 11:39AM UTC Comments Off President Barack Obama, left, smiles at Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak as they play golf in Hawaii, Wednesday. Pic: AP.

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — President Barack Obama is adding a new player to his golf foursome: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak....

Obama offers support after Pakistan terror attack

By Thu, Dec 18, 2014 9:59AM UTC Comments Off US President Barack Obama. Pic: AP.

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering the U.S.'s continued support to Pakistan in its fight against extremism after a terrorist attack that killed scores of schoolchildren....

Obama pledges $3B to help poor nations on climate

By Sun, Nov 16, 2014 12:02PM UTC Comments Off A boy walks past a brick factory on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. After two decades of unbridled development, India is now the world's third-largest greenhouse gas emitter, with rivers the World Bank has described as fetid sewers and cities listed among the world's most polluted. India's environment Minister Jairam Ramesh suggested this week that India might commit to cutting emissions, saying all developing countries should consider doing so. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is pledging $3 billion from the U.S. for a global fund to help poorer nations deal with climate change....

Amid doubts, Obama seeks to reinvigorate Asia ties

By Sun, Nov 16, 2014 11:52AM UTC Comments Off Amid doubts, Obama seeks to reinvigorate Asia ties

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Closing out his Asia-Pacific tour, President Barack Obama called on Asia-Pacific nations to join the U.S. in confronting big global challenges, from climate change and poverty to violent extremism....

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