Barack Obama

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chelsea Manning: A look back on the US soldier's life following her release from prison

Chelsea Manning, a timeline of turmoil: How an army analyst became world's most famous whistleblower

How army analyst Chelsea Manning became world's most wanted whistleblower

Manning was released from prison today after her sentence was commuted in January

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Soldier Chelsea Manning to be released from prison next week

Soldier Chelsea Manning to be released from prison next week

Soldier Chelsea Manning to be released from prison next week

Former US Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning leaked classified documents to WikiLeaks during the Iraq war

James Comey: 'The decision is sensible, legitimate and a benefit to Donald Trump', says Republicans Overseas

James Comey decision 'is sensible, legitimate and a benefit to Donald Trump', say Republicans Overseas

Julia accuses Trump voter of peddling 'fake news' in James Comey discussion

Donald Trump has fired FBI director James Comey over the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

The US president made the declaration in the midst of escalating tension over the country's nuclear program

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wikitribune - the plan and theory for Jimmy Wales's outlet to combat fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Responders comb the wreckage after an Israeli strike on Gaza in 2014

Israeli leader Netanyahu: I tried everything to avoid 2014 Gaza war

Israeli leader Netanyahu: I did everything to avoid 2014 Gaza war

Netanyahu blames Hamas for provoking horrific conflict three years ago

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Muslim student banned from re-entering the US to study, despite fighting against extremism

Muslim student banned from re-entering the US, despite fighting against extremism

Student banned from re-entering the US, despite fighting against extremism

After visiting his parents in Pakistan, Muslim student Zia Shah was told he could not travel back to the US to attend his course at the University of Chicago, but was not told why

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Members of the White Helmets rescue forces remove a body after the bombardment of Idlib in March 2017. The city has suffered another horrific bombardment this week

Idlib massacre: MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend her 2013 vote against air strikes

MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend 2013 vote against Syria air strikes

McGovern fails to give clear answer when asked whether she is ashamed of voting against strikes four years ago

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte threatens press over coverage of drugs war

Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte threatens media moguls' children over drug war coverage

Filipino President threatens media moguls' children over drug war coverage

The leader of the Philippines warned TV broadcaster ABS-CBN and the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper there would be 'karmic repercussions'

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

US Department of Energy asked to stop using the word 'climate change' in wake of Trump executive order - reports

US Energy Department 'told to stop using phrase 'climate change' in wake of Trump order'

US Energy Department told to stop using phrase climate change - reports

Employees of the department have reportedly been asked to stop using the words 'emission reduction' and 'Paris Agreement'

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

White House reportedly apologises to Britain in u-turn over GCHQ wiretapping claims

White House 'apologises to Britain in u-turn over GCHQ wiretapping claims'

White House 'apologises to Britain in u-turn over GCHQ wiretapping claims'

White House press secretary Sean Spicer claimed Barack Obama had used GCHQ to tap Donald Trump's phones

Snoop Dogg, Cher, Rosie O'Donnell - who has Donald Trump feuded with?

From Snoop Dogg to Rosie O'Donnell - the celebs at war with Donald Trump

From Snoop Dogg to Rosie O'Donnell - the celebs at war with Donald Trump

It all kicked off between Snoop Dogg and the US president after the rapper released a controversial video

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

The President's press secretary, Sean Spicer, claimed Barack Obama used the listening post to eavesdrop on the President while he was campaigning for office

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Congress tells Donald Trump to stop deleting his tweets

Congress tells Donald Trump: stop deleting your tweets

Congress tells Donald Trump: stop deleting your tweets

The main legislative body of the US government claims deleting tweets represents a breach of the Presidential Records Act

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Republicans refuse to support Donald Trump over Obama wiretap claims

Republicans refuse to support Donald Trump over Obama wiretap claims

Republicans refuse to support Donald Trump over Obama wiretap claims

The unproven allegation of Obama wiring his Trump Tower phones, which rocked the American political scene, has very little support from Trump's own party in the Senate

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

'Donald Trump's been making the right calls to get US back in order', says transition team member Jan Halper-Hayes

'Donald Trump transition team aide hits back at criticism: 'Obama droned us on our own soil'

'Donald Trump's been making the right calls to get the US back in order'

Jan Halper-Hayes, a representative from Republicans Overseas and member of the Trump Transition team, was discussing the latest travel ban and wiretap allegations made by the president in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

'Donald Trump appears to have based wiretap claims on info in media reports', says commentator Karin Robinson

'Donald Trump seems to have based wiretap claims on unverified Breitbart reports, says commentator Karin Robinson

'Trump appears to have based wiretap claims on info in media reports'

Karin Robinson, former UK chair of Democrats Abroad, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the President's sensational allegation that Barack Obama ordered his phones at Trump Tower to be wiretapped

Congress committee to probe Donald Trump's claims Barack Obama tapped phones, say reports

US Congress 'to probe Donald Trump's Barack Obama phone-tapping claims'

US Congress 'to probe Donald Trump's Barack Obama phone-tapping claims'

The US president tweeted over the weekend the former president had ordered his phones at Trump Tower in New York City to be wiretapped

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

George Galloway blasts John Kerry for joining in protest against Donald Trump

George Galloway blasts John Kerry for joining in protest against Donald Trump

George Galloway blasts John Kerry for joining in protest against Donald Trump

The former Secretary of State joined in the Women's March after Donald Trump's inauguration in January

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

George Galloway claims 'Barack Obama was a coward who caused one bloody mess after another'

George Galloway claims 'Barack Obama was a coward who caused one bloody mess after another'

'Barack Obama was a coward who caused one bloody mess after another'

George Galloway has said that Barack Obama knew what he needed to do as President but was too cowardly to achieve it

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

After Bowling Green Massacre claim, here’s some other fake news for Kellyanne Conway to invent

After Bowling Green Massacre, here’s some other fake news for Kellyanne Conway

Trump's top advisor recently claimed that two Iraqi refugees were responsible for a massacre which never happened. But why stop there?

Donald Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway makes up 'Bowling Green massacre' terror attack

Kellyanne Conway explains Bowling Green massacre claim: 'I meant to say terrorists, not massacre'

Donald Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway makes up terror attack

In an interview with MSNBC, the president's top advisor claimed that two Iraqi men were responsible for a fictional massacre

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Nobody has a right to go to America, but Donald Trump's travel ban is foolish', says George Galloway

George Galloway: 'Donald Trump supporters have killed more people in North America than refugees have'

Galloway: 'Trump fans have killed more North Americans than refugees have'

George Galloway opened his show today with a moving monologue on Donald Trump's travel ban

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wikihow issues apology for portraying Jay-Z, Beyonce, and Barack Obama as white

WikiHow says sorry for portraying Jay-Z, Beyonce, and Barack Obama as white

WikiHow says sorry for portraying Jay-Z, Beyonce, and Barack Obama as white

The website had published an article entitled 'How to become a congressman' which took a picture of the couple with the former president and shaded their skin white

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Obama administration gave Palestinian Authority $222 million (£178mn) ahead of Trump inauguration

Barack Obama gave Palestinians $200 million before handing over to Donald Trump, say officials

Barack Obama 'gave Palestinians $200 million before leaving office'

Unnamed officials revealed the transaction, which reportedly took place ahead of Donald Trump taking power last Friday

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

'Donald Trump is not stupid or strong enough to break the Iran deal', says George Galloway

Donald Trump is not strong or dumb enough to break the Iran deal, says George Galloway

Donald Trump is not strong or dumb enough to break Iran deal - George Galloway

George Galloway believes Donald Trump will not go through with his previous talk of scrapping the Iran nuclear deal, as he is not strong enough

Friday, January 20, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

George says murdering words is better than murdering people

George Galloway: Donald Trump murdered the English language in inauguration speech

Galloway: Donald Trump murdered the English language in inauguration speech

But George still thinks Donald Trump is a better choice of leader than Hillary Clinton

Moving Obama out and Trump in - What happens at the White House on inauguration day?

Trump inauguration: Inside the crazy five-hour operation to refit the White House for its new occupants

Inside the crazy five-hour operation to refit the White House for the Trumps

Barack Obama has only a matter of hours left to move his family out of the White House, before Donald Trump moves in, but how does it all work?

Will Donald Trump's inauguration go to plan? Take a look at these strange inaugurations throughout history

Will Donald Trump's inauguration go to plan? Previous ceremonies suggest not

Inaugurations haven't always quite gone to plan throughout history

Throughout history, inaugurations haven't always quite gone to plan and as Donald Trump's inauguration takes place today, we thought we'd take a look back at some inaugurations from the past

With only a few hours left until Donald Trump's inauguration, find out what will happen at the ceremony

Donald Trump inauguration: What will happen, and when?

Donald Trump inauguration: What will happen, and when?

Find out what will happen on Donald Trump's inauguration day

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Trump has promised the UK will be front of the queue for a trade deal with America

US Congress is already working on UK trade deal, says Iain Duncan Smith

US Congress is already working on UK trade deal, says Iain Duncan Smith

Duncan Smith told Sam Delaney that several pieces of legislation are already going through Congress to facilitate the trade deal

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

'It's cool to hate the President now, but people need to give Donald Trump a chance', says American radio host

'You couldn't criticise Obama because people would call you racist - and Donald Trump is suffering the backlash'

'It's cool to hate the President, but people need to give Donald Trump a chance'

A dossier which included allegations against Donald Trump has been published online, however no one has confirmed any truth in the claims and Trump has dismissed the allegations

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

'Donald Trump truly is Barack Obama’s legacy', says Washington media director

Donald Trump truly is Barack Obama’s legacy, says Washington media director

Donald Trump truly is Barack Obama’s legacy, says Washington media director

Yesterday Donald Trump held a press conference, after a dossier including allegations about him was posted online

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Kremlin and Donald Trump deny 'compromising information' report

Donald Trump says he has nothing to do with Russia: 'No loans, no deals, no nothing'

Trump says he has nothing to do with Russia: 'No loans, no deals, no nothing'

Trump said the claims are nothing more than fake news while Putin says allegations are aimed at damaging US-Russian relations

'Everyone will miss the decency Barack Obama brought to the role, but he won't leave public life', says Democrats Abroad

'Barack Obama isn't finished yet - he'll remain in public life long after he leaves the White House'

'Everyone will miss the decency Barack Obama brought to the role of President'

Barack Obama made his farewell speech yesterday, and called on Americans to defend their democracy and warned against the growth of 'cyncism and polarisation' in US politics

Barack Obama gives a final warning on American democracy

Barack Obama gives final warning on American democracy

Barack Obama gives final warning on American democracy

The President, in his final address, warned 'cyncism and polarisation' would take over politics if economic opportunities aren't made for everyone

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Top Republican puts UK to the top of the US trade deal ladder

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker made the comments after meeting the Foreign Secretary in Washington

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

Russian election hacking allegations 'like a Monty Python sketch', says former Kremlin advisor

Russian hacking allegations 'like a Monty Python sketch' says former Kremlin advisor

Russian hacking claims 'like a Monty Python sketch' says former Kremlin advisor

Alexander Nekrassov spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the ongoing accusations that the Russians interfered with last year's presidential election

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

The US said the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats was prompted by Russian interference in the American presidential elections

George Galloway: Masterful Vladimir Putin humiliated squalid Barack Obama in hacking row

George Galloway: Masterful Putin humiliated squalid Obama in hacking row

Galloway said Obama's multiple foreign policy failures were the real reason for his decision to expel 35 Russian diplomats

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Labour Party has 'no chance of winning majority in 2020 general election', says Fabian Society

Jeremy Corbyn has no chance of winning 2020 majority, says socialist thinktank

Jeremy Corbyn has no chance of winning 2020 majority, says socialist thinktank

The Fabian Society claimed the party is on course to win roughly 200 seats with only 20% of the vote, and would need to form a coalition to take power

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Banished Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home as all flights sold out'

Banished Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home as all flights sold out'

Expelled Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home from US'

Vladimir Putin has been forced to send a special plane to collect the diplomats, who have been given 72 hours to leave the country

Putin (R) has said he will not launch reprisals to US sanctions

Vladimir Putin will not expel any US diplomats in response to Obama's sanctions

Vladimir Putin will not expel any US diplomats in response to Obama's sanctions

Earlier reports suggested that Putin was being urged to expel US diplomats

Putin has been urged to expel 35 US diplomats in a tat-for-tat retaliation to US measures announced earlier today

Russian officials tell Putin to eject 35 US diplomats in response to Obama

Russian officials tell Putin to eject 35 US diplomats in response to Obama

The US announce it plans to expel 35 Russian diplomats earlier today

US expels 35 Russian diplomats and shuts down Russian compounds

US expels 35 Russian diplomats and shuts down Russian compounds over hacking claims

US expels 35 Russian diplomats and shuts down Russian compounds

The US is set to expel 35 Russian diplomats and shut down two Russian compounds

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

'Labour need clear policies, then they can tap into the public's emotion', says journalist

Jeremy Corbyn's media team have got to improve, says journalist

Jeremy Corbyn's media team have got to improve, says journalist

Steve Topple gave his view on Jeremy Corbyn after Barack Obama suggested the Labour Party is 'disintegrating' due to the fact it has lost touch with reality

Jeremy Corbyn: 'We need to give the leadership vote back to trade unionists', says MP John Mann

If Jeremy Corbyn fans really care about Labour they'll campaign in Copeland, says MP John Mann

Ed Miliband is to blame for Jeremy Corbyn mess, says MP John Mann

Barack Obama has suggested that the Labour Party is 'disintegrating' due to the fact it's lost touch with 'reality'

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

'Donald Trump wants to talk to the UK, but the government won't talk to me about our meetings', says Nigel Farage

Nigel Farage: 'Donald Trump wants to talk to Britain but Theresa May isn't interested'

Nigel Farage: 'Trump wants to talk to Britain but Theresa May isn't interested'

Nigel Farage was the first UK politician to meet Donald Trump after he was elected, and told Paul Ross about his experience of meeting the President-elect

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Lawyers potentially to appeal to Donald Trump to end criminal probe into Julian Assange

Could Donald Trump end Julian Assange criminal probe?

Could Donald Trump end Julian Assange criminal probe?

The founder of Wikileaks has been facing a sex allegation from Swedish prosecutors

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Donald Trump hits out at 'unfair" election victory protests

Donald Trump hits out at 'unfair' election victory protests

Donald Trump hits out at 'unfair" election victory protests

The tycoon was elected to the Oval Office in a shocking result on Wednesday

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Theresa May will have to get along with Donald Trump whatever she thinks of him, says Alastair Campbell

May will have to get along with Trump - it's her job, says Alastair Campbell

Tony Blair's former PR guru also touched on Nigel Farage's comments on Barack Obama during his chat with Sam Delaney

'Donald Trump must get on with his plans as soon as he becomes president, else others will work out how to control him', says Baron Tim Bell

Donald Trump must get on with his plans before he becomes a puppet, says Margaret Thatcher's former advisor

Trump must put plans in place before he becomes a puppet, says ex-Thatcher aide

Donald Trump is meeting Barack Obama today, and has also invited Theresa May to visit Washington

Former UKIP MEP defends Nigel Farage's Obama comments: 'How's it racist to call someone a creature?'

Former UKIP MEP blames 'liberal left' for Nigel Farage Obama 'creature' uproar

Janice Atkinson says it's not racist to call someone a creature and Mr Farage's comments have been blown out of proportion

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