Obama re-elected US President

America reasserted its trust in President Barack Obama and his change mantra after he appeared on course for a second straight tenure in the White House. Obama won important swing states Michigan and Pennsylvania, among others and maintained a slender yet important lead in Ohio and Florida. Challenger Mitt Romney gave him a tough fight after he wrested Indiana and may even also win Virginia but that may not be enough.

Nov 07, 2012, 10:15 AM IST