.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Trump, who became the 45th President of the United States after winning the November 2016 elections, had a contentious tenure. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States after winning the 2016 elections
  • He was ousted from office by now-President Joe Biden 
  • He has left indelible stains in the landscape of American politics in his tenure as President

.Brasília - Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
Lula has regained the right to contest next elections.(Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Lula was born on October 27, 1945
  • He became president of the metal workers' union in 1975, having worked in the trade since the age of 14
  • Lula co-founded the leftist Workers' Party (PT) in 1980

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Joe Biden might be facing the most challenging times ahead of his inauguration on January 20. (Photo: AP/PTI)

  • Joe Biden has tried to pick a diverse cabinet
  • Recent domestic events and upheveals in the US will predictably heat up the transition period
  • Former president Barack Obama had in his cabinet seven women as well as a black Secretary

.United States
(Photo Credit: Facebook / @Joe Biden)

  • Stock markets rose as Joe Biden starts his transition into the White House
  • Biden tipped former Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen for Treasury Secretary
  • US dealers also welcomed data showing a forecast-beating rise in activity in US services