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2008-11-05

World

Harlem savours Obama victory

For America’s black community in particular, the election result was a watershed moment. In Harlem in New York, the quiet morning streets were

World

Europe hails Obama triumph

In Europe, Barrack Obama’s historic victory has been hailed as a chance to reinvigorate trans-atlantic relations. Newspapers across the continent

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Providing mobility for all

Mobility impaired Europeans face plenty of hurdles when moving around towns and cities. Often daunting city centres undermine their freedom of

World

McCain urges unity

He lost the greatest prize, but none of his honour, and remained gracious in defeat. With wife Cindy and running mate Sarah Palin, John McCain

World

Obama wins historic election

An historic day as America’s elects its first black president. Barrack Obama savoured the moment with a vast crowd of supporters at a victory rally

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Thousands celebrate Obama win

Exit polls suggest the Illinois senator gained unprecedented support from young people, African Americans and new voters. The Democrat also took a