Chicago, Nov 5 (IANS) It had been a long time in coming but change had come to America, Barack Obama, the man who would be the first African American president in the White House, said Wednesday after his historic landslide victory to tens of thousands of wildly cheering crowds.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 11:36:34 AM
New York, Nov 5 (IANS) Barack Obama's historic win in the presidential election opens the gates for Indian American politicians like Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to enter the White House in future, the Indian community in the United States said as they congratulated Obama.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 11:34:42 AM
Washington, Nov 5 (DPA) US Senator Hillary Clinton called the election of Democratic nominee Barack Obama as US president 'an historic victory for the American people.'
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 11:34:11 AM
Chicago, Nov 5 (IANS) 'Americans have sent a message to the world,' Barack Obama, the man who would be the United States' first African American president, said Wednesday to a wildly cheering crowd of tens of thousands here.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 10:39:44 AM
Washington, Nov 5 (Xinhua) US President George W. Bush called up Barack Obama Tuesday night to congratulate him on being elected as the first African-American president of the country, the White House said.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 10:39:19 AM
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Within minutes of TV networks projecting Democrat Barack Obama as the next president of the United States, Republican rival John McCain conceded defeat and vowed to help Obama lead the nation through its challenges.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 10:30:27 AM
San Francisco, Nov 5 (DPA) An 11-year-old white girl came home from school in rural California a few days before the election quoting a slogan she had heard from one of her friends: 'Rosa sat, so Martin could walk, so Barack could run, so we could fly.'
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 10:29:58 AM
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Democrat Barack Obama has won a historic victory in the race for the White House with Republican rival John McCain conceding defeat. TV projections gave Obama an unbeatable 297 to 139 lead in electoral votes even as results kept coming in.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 10:01:34 AM
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Here are the highlights of US president elect Barack Obama's life and career:
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 9:53:55 AM
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) From a virtual unknown outside his home state of Illinois to the most powerful man on earth, Barack Obama has come a long way in less than two years with his historic election as the first African American US president.
Wednesday, November 05, 2008 9:52:49 AM
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