US election results drape Empire State Building

The Empire State Building on Wednesday was bathed in blue light to mark US President Barack Obama`s re-election, as results were projected on the iconic skyscraper.

4 years on, `change` is still US election keyword

The two candidates are in virtual tie, according to polls in four other battle ground states of Virginia, Iowa, Colorado and New Hampshire.

A historic US election in the making

For Obama, as an incumbent president running for re-election, the race for the Democratic nomination was largely uneventful.

Profile: Joe Biden

Known as a formidable debater, Joe Biden has a knack of wooing the blue-collar white voters.

Profile: Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan was nominated as Romney’s running mate on August 29, 2012 at the Republican convention in Tampa.

Profile: Barack Obama

Barack Obama has created a ray of hope of change in the hearts of millions of Americans.

Profile: Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney hopes his background in business can motivate Americans to vote in his favour.

Barack Obama - The journey so far

Obama took the realms of Presidency at a time when the country was facing economic recession.

Obama, Romney share a night of laughs, jokes

President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney showed that American politicians do have a sense of humour when both took a short break from the campaign trail to trade playful jabs at a charity dinner.