Washington : Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his focus on sanitation and cleanliness and called for more women participation for the world economy to recover quickly.
"I recently met with my husband with the new prime minister of India, Prime Minister Modi. He is very focused on basics like sanitation. Girls, as they get older, cannot go to school if there is no sanitation. Women can't get very far from home because there is no toilet," Hillary said yesterday.
She referred to a recent study about people working in markets in Indonesia where 90 per cent of them are women.
Washington - The White House made a public push to defend President Bill Clinton during a series of investigations related to his affair with intern Monica Lewinsky and other matters, according to thousands of pages of documents released by the National Archives.
The papers did not appear to reveal any new information that might affect a potential Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign in 2016.
New York, Oct 10 - Former U. S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has warned that the Islamic State (IS) group is more powerful than al Qaeda because it is the most professional and the best-funded group that the world has ever seen.
According to CBS News, Clinton, in interview conducted by the national co-chairman of her 2008 presidential bid, said that IS group is more advanced and richer than al Qaeda ever was.
She also supported President Barack Obama's plan to conduct airstrikes in Iraq and Syria against the IS group.
Washington, Oct 4 : Hillary Clinton recently advised her granddaughter Charlotte in a speech at a women's conference about pursuing her passions.
The former Secretary of State was recently lauded at the event, for her beauty, to which she responded that it could be her 'grandmother glow,' People magazine reported.
The 66-year-old kept at it by wishing for her granddaughter, to do her best, learn from mistakes and be kind.
Clinton also spoke of woman and girl empowerment at her Chelsea 'passion project.'(ANI)
Washington - Hillary Rodham Clinton is hitting the campaign trail for Democrats this month.
Clinton's lending her name and support in key races for Senate and governor as she considers another White House bid in 2016.
The former secretary of state plans to campaign for Senate candidates in six states: Iowa, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Colorado, Georgia and Kentucky. She will also help gubernatorial campaigns in Pennsylvania, New Hampshire and Illinois.
New York, Sept 30 - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and his wife and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's efforts to clean the Ganga.
Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin conveyed the sentiments expressed by the former US President and his wife to Prime Minister Modi on twitter.
"Thank you 4 undertaking cleaning of Ganga. It is a sacred project and smart approach -@billclinton to PM @narendramodi." he tweeted.
Washington, Sep 15 - Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has reportedly hinted at running the 2016 Presidential elections at a fundraising event in Iowa, a report said.
Addressing a crowd at the 37th annual Harkin Steak Fry, held in honor of Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa who is retiring from Congress this year, Clinton said although her immediate focus is helping fellow Democrats in the midterm elections but she has also been thinking about "that other thing," reported Fox News.
Washington, Sept 6 - Hillary Clinton has revealed that she will decide in the beginning of 2015 "whether to run again" for the President of the United States in 2016 or not.
The 66-year-old U. S. senator said that she had a unique vantage point and set of experiences about what made the United States operate well and what didn't and what a president could do and should be doing, CBS News reported.
The former U. S. secretary of state continued that she had to be convinced that she had a very clear vision with an agenda of what was needed to be done, and that she had the experience and know-how to lead people who agree and disagree with her.
Washington, July 25 : Hillary Clinton recently threw a baby shower for her daughter, Chelsea Clinton, who is expecting her first child with husband Marc Mezvinsky.
According to New York Daily News, the celebration was held at upscale Crabtree Kittle House Inn, which is located near the Clinton's estate, and was joined by family and close friends, Us magazine reported.
New York, July 9 - Former U. S. First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday defended her family and the Bushes against claims that the United States has been indirectly encouraging a monarchical system of governance on the lines of what has existed in the United Kingdom.
When asked in an interview with Germany's Der Spiegel magazine, whether the U. S. is at risk of becoming a monarchy if she or former Florida Governor Jeb Bush wins the presidency in 2016, Clinton replied in the negative, and added that America has a history of political dynasties.
Washington, July 7 - Hillary Clinton confessed that if there were to be a film based on her, she would undoubtedly want the Oscar winning star Meryl Streep to portray her.
According to the Guardian, the former US Secretary of State, said that she found a lot of likeness with 'The Iron Lady' actress, as they are roughly the same age and they both have a bit of similar family background with two brothers and big-hearted mothers who encouraged them to do something valuable in life.
In fact, they both went on to graduate school at Yale and they both went to public schools, she further added.
Washington, June 28 : Hillary Clinton was so keen on becoming a grandmother that she shared tips on how to conceive with her daughter Chelsea, according to a new tell-all book.
Edward Klein has claimed in ' Blood Feud: The Clintons vs the Obamas' that the former First Lady had been urging her daughter to get pregnant and advised her to get away from all the stress she was under to make it happen, Radar Online reported.
Washington, June 18 - Hillary Clinton's book has roughly sold about 100,000 copies since its release, according to reports.
Officials with Clinton's publisher, Simon and Schuster, insist her book has fared well amid reports of weak sales, and that it's succeeded despite a dramatically altered retail landscape since her last memoir.
The book sold roughly 100,000 copies from Tuesday when it was released through the following Saturday, according to a Simon and Schuster source.
The source added that the book, titled 'Hard Choices,' is debuting at No. 1 on the Indie Bestseller List, which reflects sales at independent bookstores, Politico reported.
Washington: Hillary Rodham Clinton says her family was "dead broke" after her husband Bill's presidency.
In an interview with ABC News airing on Monday, the former secretary of state and possible presidential contender in 2016 said the couple emerged from the White House saddled with legal fees and debt.
Clinton said they struggled to finance "mortgages, for houses" and daughter Chelsea's education.
Financial disclosures showed that the family in 2001 owed millions of dollars in legal bills stemming from Bill Clinton's time in the White House.
Washington, June 6 - Hillary Clinton has revealed how she deals with jet lags.
The former Secretary of State said that when she had to stay awake during meetings or conference calls, she drank copious cups of coffee and tea, and sometimes dug the fingernails of one hand into the palm of the other, CBS News reported.
She said that it was the only way she knew how to cope with the crazy schedule and the fierce jet lag.
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