#Barack Obama

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Sameera Fazili addressing a press briefing at the White House on Wednesday. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Sameera Fazili is an Indian-American economist and attorney
  • She is serving as US' Deputy Director of National Economic Council
  • She also served in Barack Obama administration

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William Burns served as the Deputy Secretary of State in the Obama administration (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • He pledged to keep intelligence free of any political motives 
  • Burns has worked in a diverse range of fields in public service 
  • He currently heads Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a famous US-based think tank

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Legend golfer is in hospital after a Tuesday car crash. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • He will be back. I have no doubt about it. He will be back: Donald Trump
  • Sending my prayers to @TigerWoods and his family tonight, tweeted Barack Obama
  • Woods suffered multiple leg injuries and is currently in surgery

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Former US president Barack Obama shared his experience in an episode of his Spotify podcast with Bruce Springsteen. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • "One time, I got into a fight with my friend and he abused me,": Barack Obama 
  • He added that his friend did not know the meaning of the word but he knew that it was hurting him
  • This is the first time that the former US president publicly talked about the incident

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President Joe Biden gets his Agriculture Secretary>(Photo Credit:AFP)

  • The vote went 92-7 in the favour of the confirmation
  • Vilsack will now be tasked with helping farmers hard hit by former President Donald Trump's trade wars
  • He served in the same capacity under President Obama

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Malia (extreme left), 22, is the older daughter of Michelle and Barack Obama. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@barackobama)

  • Malia Obama had interned on the sets of Girls at the age of 17
  • The Harvard graduate has now made a space for herself in the writer's room of the show Hive
  • The show is created by Janine Nabers and Donald Glover is the executive producer

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Immigration has been a sensitive and polarizing issue in the American political sphere (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Biden said such policy reforms have been "long overdue" and called the previous policy "misguided"
  • US legislature has proposed the idea of calling undocumented immgrants as "non-citizens" instead of "aliens"
  • Biden administration has also instructed the Immigration and Custom Enforcement body to limit the explusion of illegal immigrants

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Seema Verma, the predecessor to Brooks-LaSure, made some seemingly controversial decisions, including direct persons with low incomes to work in order to avail health benefits. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Chiquita Brook-LaSure has previously worked as a top official in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service (CMS)
  • The agency supplies more than 145 million Americans with their health plans through its various programs
  • Brooks-LaSure, if appointed, who would the earlier nomination of Xavier Becerra as Health and Human Services Secretary in Joe Biden's cabinet

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Former president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle arrive at Joe Biden's Presidential inauguration. (Photo Credit: AFP/PTI)

  • Barack Obama took to Instagram to post a picture with his wife Michelle, daughters Malia and Sasha
  • "Happy Valentine's Day to the three who never fail to make me smile," the caption read
  • The post has garnered more than 2.9 million likes 

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Former first lady of US Michelle Obama took to social media to share the news. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The show will start streaming from March 16
  • It’s all about good food: discovering it, cooking it, and of course, eating it: Michelle Obama
  • In 2020, she launched a podcast on Spotify