The lore goes that if the groundhog sees his shadow as he did this year, there will be six more weeks of winter. If he doesn't, spring comes early.
Villagers in Kamala Harris' ancestral village of Thulasendrapuram in southern India hold special prayers and burst firecrackers, ahead of the inauguration ceremony in Washington DC.
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President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris brought their families on-stage with them to close out their victory party on Saturday night.
Chileans celebrate on the streets after they voted overwhelmingly in a landmark referendum on Sunday to replace their dictator-era constitution, long seen as underpinning the nation's glaring economic and social inequalities.
But incumbent Alpha Conde, seeking a controversial third term, has condemned Diallo's declaration as "irresponsible and dangerous".
The club eased to a 3-0 win over RB Leipzig in a one-sided semi-final in Lisbon on Tuesday.
Thousands of Czechs celebrated the coming end of most COVID-19 restrictions in the country with a dinner in the capital on Tuesday night.
On New Year’s Eve, Putrajaya Square will be lit up with live and digital firework displays.
Thousands of tourists from across the world flocked to Asia's largest camel fair in India's desert state of Rajasthan as the grand event came to a close in on Tuesday (November 12).
The captain of South Africa's national rugby team returned to his hometown with his teammates for the first time since they won the World Cup in Japan.
These were the celebrations after the Washington Nationals became champions of baseball's World Series for the first time.
China put on a show to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party's rule.
Thousands of Russians marched down the central streets of the Far Eastern city of Vladivostok on Sunday (September 29) to mark Tiger Day.
North Korea held Taekwondo demonstrations along with other forms of martial arts on Wednesday (September 18) to celebrate the 20th founding anniversary of its International Martial Arts Games Committee (IMAGC).
Puerto Ricans danced among the brightly coloured houses of San Juan on Thursday (July 25) after Governor Ricardo Rosselló capitulated to 12 days of protests and announced his resignation.
Colombians are hard at work picking and packaging flowers to export to the United States ahead of Valentine's Day.
Fire dancers in China's northern city of Taiyuan wowed crowds with their traditional charcoal-spinning performances.