#Inaugration

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US President Joe Biden took office on January 20 following his inauguration at the US Capitol (Photo credit: AFP)

  • This was Biden's first network interview since he took office as the US President
  • Former White House employees have previously expressed fear about Trump giving away classified information
  • Ron Klain, the White House Chief  of Staff made similar statements before Biden's inauguration 

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National Guard of Washington was mobilized after the violence at US Capitol (Picture Credits: AFP)

  • No specifications were given on the threats except citing the FBI as the source of intel
  • Officials fear the misuse of protests in the area by "mallicious actors" 
  • The number of personnel would remain aroun 5,000 by mid-March

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Wearing a Schiaparelli Haute Couture designed by Daniel Roseberry, she made a rocking entry in a fitted jacket and skirt to Joe Biden inauguration ceremony. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Lady Gaga performed at Joe  Biden's inaugration ceremony wearing an outfit desgined by Daniel Roseberry
  • She was seen in a full-length white dress at the Capitol Hill on Tuesday 
  • The singer/performer has been rooting for the Biden-Harris pair ever since last year

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Joe Biden is likely to rejoin the Paris agreement on global warming. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Joe Biden will have to undo Trump's immigration ban
  • He will have a major task in culminating the spread of coronavirus
  • Biden is likely to repeal the decision of leaving the WHO and reducing their funds

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Wall Street ended on a positive note on Tuesday ahead of the inauguration (Photo Credits: Representational Image/ Unsplash)

  • The statements given by US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Tuesday have provided a boost to the market
  • The vaccine rollout and Stimulus package announced by Biden has helped stabalising the market
  • Dow Jones gained 0.4% while Nasdaq climber 1.5%

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Secretary of State nominee Antony Blinken's comments came during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. (Photo Credit: Screenshot/Twitter/@ABlinken)

  • Antony Blinken said President-elect Joe Biden "believes that if Iran comes back into compliance, we would too"
  • He also backed President Donald Trump's tough stance on China, although, he didn't always agree with his tactics
  • Biden has promised to move swiftly after his inauguration to reverse some of Trump's most divisive policies

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Donald Trump will not be attending Biden's inauguration ceremony thus breaking a Presidential tradition (Photo Credits: AP/PTI)

  • The farewell address was delivered on a pre-recorded video
  • The full video of Trump's address will be released later in the day, according to the White House 
  • This is the first positive remark which has been made by Trump for the incoming administration

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Joe Biden will take over the oval office on January 20 (Photo Credits: AFP)

  • Biden remembered his late son Beau Biden who passed away in 2015
  • He said, "When I die, Delaware will be written on my heart"
  • The 78-year-old also pointed out the historical nature of the recent elections 

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Washington prepares for the inauguration of 46th President of the United States on January 20 (Photo Credits: AP/PTI)

  • The ceremony is expected to commence at 11 AM in the US Capitol
  • After the inauguration, Biden will dine with the US Congress members while following traditions
  • In the evening, Biden and Harris will give speeches at the Lincoln Memorial 

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Beau Biden was the eldest son of US President-elect Joe Biden (Photo Credits: Twitter @DrBiden)

  • Beau Biden succumbed to brain cancer in 2015
  • "You Get What You Give" was one his favourite song, according to Joe Biden's autobiography 
  • Doug Emhoff, the Second Gentleman of US, also used it as his "walk-on" song