US President Joe Biden and vice president Kamala Harris have offered solace to Asian Americans and denounced racism hidden “in plain sight”. during a visit to Atlanta.
President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have visited Atlanta just days after a white gunman killed eight people, most of them Asian American women.
Vice President Kamala Harris’ husband, Doug Emhoff, admits it is not easy for him to adapt to his new job teaching law at Georgetown University amid a high-pressure moment in US history.
The winter weather that has overwhelmed power grids, leaving millions without electricity in record-breaking cold has kept its grip on parts of the US on Wednesday.
Police in India have detained around a dozen student protesters who were trying to march to the parliament building in New Delhi to demand the release of a climate activist.
US vice president Kamala Harris was seen working out on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, days after her shattered glass portrait was installed on the national mall.
The US Senate has approved a budget resolution which is a key step towards fast-track passage of Joe Biden’s 1.9 trillion dollar (£1.4 trillion) coronavirus relief plan, without support from Republicans.
Slain US Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick lay in honour on Wednesday in the building he died defending, as colleagues, members of Congress and the president and vice president paid their respects.
The Scottish and UK governments must increase their climate ambitions in the same way as US leaders now appear to be doing, the Scottish Greens have said.
Hollywood helped usher in the era of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris with a star-studded primetime TV special to mark inauguration day.
Joe Biden has signed a series of executive orders from the Oval Office hours after his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States.
Three new senators have been sworn into office after President Joe Biden’s inauguration, securing the majority for Democrats in the Senate.
US vice president Kamala Harris has broken the barrier that has kept men at the top ranks of American power for more than two centuries.
Residents of a tiny Indian village flocked to a Hindu temple, setting off firecrackers and praying as they watched Kamala Harris, who has strong roots to the village, take her oath of office and become the US vice president.
Joe Biden declared that “democracy has prevailed” after he was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States.
Joe Biden has become the 46th president of the United States after taking the oath of office at the US Capitol in Washington.
Joe Biden will officially become the 46th president of the United States today in an unconventional inaugural ceremony.
Joe Biden has become the 46th president of the United States after swearing the oath of office in Washington.
Inauguration day for President-elect Joe Biden will look unlike anything the US has seen before as the scars of Covid-19 and the January 6 insurrection at the US Capitol turn the West Front into a virtual ghost town compared to years past.
A tiny, lush-green Indian village surrounded by rice paddy fields was beaming with joy on Wednesday hours before its descendant, Kamala Harris, takes her oath of office and becomes the US vice president.
Joe Biden will swear the oath of office at noon local time to become the 46th president of the United States, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation and inheriting a confluence of crises arguably greater than any faced by his predecessors.
US President-elect Joe Biden returned to Washington ahead of his inauguration to mark the national tragedy of the coronavirus pandemic with a moment of collective grief for Americans lost.
The transfer of power between US presidents has proven frequently to be a turning point in world history.
President-elect Joe Biden has arrived in Washington DC ahead of his inauguration ceremony that will draw a line under four years of Donald Trump’s administration.
Joe Biden will take the oath of office at his inauguration as president of the United States from a Supreme Court chief justice he voted against.
Country music star Garth Brooks will perform at Joe Biden’s inauguration as part of the swearing-in ceremony, it has been announced.
Kamala Harris will make history when she becomes the US’s first female vice president — and the first black woman and the first woman of South Asian descent to hold that office.
Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has been added to the star-studded lineup for the inauguration of Joe Biden.
Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a history-making event in which the first black, South Asian and female vice president will take her oath of office from the first Latina justice.
Lady Gaga will sing the US national anthem at the inauguration of president-elect Joe Biden next week.