Aug 10, 2012 17:52 EDT
Time Magazine columnist and CNN broadcaster Fareed Zakaria was suspended by both his employers on Friday after he admitted plagiarizing a New Yorker article on gun control.
Jul 15, 2012 12:41 EDT
US President Barack Obama must not wait until his re-election bid is resolved to take action to stop the slaughter of thousands in Syria, the head of the main Syrian opposition group said Sunday.
Jul 08, 2012 13:05 EDT
Mexico's incoming president Enrique Pena Nieto called Sunday for a "new debate" on the drug war raging in his country and urged the United States to play a "fundamental role" in the review.
Apr 21, 2012 20:00 EDT
Andrew Sullivan, the former editor of 'The New Republic' and the blogger behind 'The Dish,' has called the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unjust. Andrew Sullivan, the former editor of The New Republic and the blogger behind The Dish, has called the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unjust. DOMA is the 1996 law which forbids federal agencies from recognizing the legal marriages of gay and lesbian couples. In an appearance Sunday morning on CNN's GPS, Sullivan discussed his struggles to get a Green Card. ?There are two reasons,? Sullivan told host Fareed Zakaria. ?One, because I'm HIV positive and have been since 1993. And, secondly, because I'm gay. And my marriage, which is legal in both my resident states ? Massachusetts and Washington, DC ? is not recognized by the federal government. So I am not granted an automatic Green Card by virtue of marriage, along with everybody who happens to be in a same-sex marriage.? If I were straight ?It would be automatically granted, because people unde
Feb 19, 2012 14:28 EST
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. military officer said on Sunday that a military strike against Iran would be premature, because it is unclear that Tehran will actually use its nuclear capabilities to build an atomic bomb.
Feb 11, 2012 07:17 EST
AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Police and militia patrols fanned out in the Syrian capital's Mezze district on Sunday to prevent more protests like those that have threatened President Bashar al-Assad's grip on Damascus, opposition activists said.
Jan 15, 2012 13:49 EST
Iraq is enduring the "most dangerous phase" of its modern history, with sectarianism, political tensions and terrorism soaring and the fledgling democracy in jeopardy, ex-premier Iyad Allawi told US media.
Dec 18, 2011 19:27 EST
Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Sunday that his government is negotiating the terms of a long-term US presence in his country that could involve US troops.
Dec 04, 2011 12:38 EST
European Union monitors and ratings agencies bear some of the blame for Greece's debt crisis that has plunged the continent into financial turmoil, former Greek prime minister George Papandreou said.
Nov 26, 2011 19:00 EST
This Week With Christiane Amanpour. Topics: Has Congress cemented its reputation as a place where nothing gets done? In the spirit of Thanksgiving, a discussion on how Americans can serve their country. Guests: Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania; Colin Powell, former secretary of state. 10 a.m. (5)
Nov 20, 2011 13:46 EST
The "time has come" to deal with Iran, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Sunday, refusing to rule out military action to curb the Islamic republic's nuclear ambitions.
Nov 19, 2011 13:46 EST
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iran is less than a year away from being unstoppable in its goal of producing a nuclear weapon, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said in an interview with CNN released on Saturday.
Oct 23, 2011 15:44 EDT
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned Iran on Sunday not to "miscalculate" in Iraq, saying the US military presence in the region would remain strong after the withdrawal of all American combat forces at the end of the year.
Oct 23, 2011 11:08 EDT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States pledged on Sunday to maintain a strong security relationship with Iraq for years to come despite the scheduled pullout of all U.S. troops and warned Iran not to try to exploit the situation.
Sep 24, 2011 13:13 EDT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will be ousted "sooner or later" by his own people as the time of dictatorial rule fades around the world, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said.
Jul 03, 2011 16:44 EDT
The US-Saudi relationship has remained "in pretty good shape" through the turmoil of the Arab Spring movements, US National Security Advisor Tom Donilon said Sunday.
Jun 26, 2011 13:53 EDT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration's plan to withdraw some U.S. troops from Afghanistan is a welcome sign the country can start defending itself, President Hamid Karzai said in remarks aired on Sunday.
Jun 26, 2011 12:07 EDT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Greece's sovereign debt restructuring is inevitable, PIMCO co-chief investment officer Mohamed El-Erian said on Sunday, warning the nation's problems could "contaminate" Europe.
Apr 22, 2011 12:09 EDT
Detained Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, the activist mayor of a tsunami-hit Japanese town, and South Korean singer Rain were listed among Time magazine's 100 most influential people Friday.
Apr 17, 2011 14:40 EDT
Divided US lawmakers and officials must unite to forge a long-term economic "blueprint" that brings manufacturing jobs back to the world's largest economy, PepsiCo's chief executive said Sunday.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
Fareed Zakaria in 2007
|Born||Fareed Rafiq Zakaria|
January 20, 1964
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
|Education||B.A., Yale University|
Ph.D., Harvard University
|Occupation||Journalist, commentator, author|
|Spouse(s)||Paula Throckmorton Zakaria|
|Children||Omar, Lila, Sofia|
|Notable credit(s)||Newsweek International, editor (2000–present)|
Fareed Zakaria GPS, host (2008–present)
Foreign Exchange, host (2005–07)
Foreign Affairs, former managing editor