Highlights: Donald Trump takes over as the 45th President of the USA, declares it's 'America first' from now on

Along with Donald Trump, Mike Pence will be sworn in as Vice President of the United States in a grand ceremony in Washington DC.

Succeeding Barack Obama, Donald Trump will on Friday took over as the 45th President of the United States. Along with Trump, Mike Pence was sworn in as the Vice President of the United States in a grand ceremony at Capitol Hill in Washington DC.

Before the formal ceremony, Donald and Melania Trump attended a service at St. John’s Church. The current and the successor American presidents left the White House together for the US Capitol.

Stay with us for live updates of the event:

11:05 pm: Former President Barack Obama and former First lady Michelle Obama leave the US Capitol. It is the end of an era

10:47 pm: President Trump concluded his speech with campaign slogan: “Yes, together we will ‘Make America Great Again'”

10:46 pm: “You will never be ignored again,” Trump tells Amricans

10:45 pm: We will unite world against “radical Islamic terrorism”: Trump

10:42 pm: We will not fail, we will prosper: Trump; names two simple rules: Buy American and hire American

10:41 pm: We will not impose our style of life on anyone but will shine. We will discover our loyalty to each other: Trump

10:40 pm: We will bring back our borders, we will bring back our weath and we will bring back our dreams: Trump

10:38 pm: From this day forward a new vision will be followed and that will be : AMERICA FIRST, says Trump

10:37 pm: The power is now being transferred from Washington DC back to the people of the Untied States…This moment is your moment. It belongs to you: Trump

10:35 pm: President Donald Trump thanks the Obamas for their help during transition of power

10:28 pm: Donald Trump takes over as the 45th President of the United States of America

10:20 pm: Mike Pence takes over as the Vice President of the United States of America

10:10 pm: The Missouri State University Chorale performs

10:05 pm: Inaugural swearing-in ceremony underway

9:56 pm: US President-elect Donald Trump arrives at the Capitol Hill, swearing in ceremony to begin

9:54 pm: US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden at the Capitol Hill

9:49 pm: Michelle Obama at the Capitol Hillmichelle

9:46 pm: Capitol Hill set for Donald Trump’s swearing in

9:37 pm: The new First family of the United Stfamilyates

9:30 pm: Barack Obama reaches with Donald Trump at the Capitol Hill, swearing in to begin soon

9:24 pm: The cavalcade of the 44th and the 45th President of the United States to reach for the inaugural ceremony soon


9:19 pm: President Obama leaves White House for the LAST time with President elect Donald Trump

9:15: Michelle Obama and Melania Trump leave the White House

9:15: Vice President Joe Biden and wife leaves the White House

9:00 pm: Barack Obama steps out of the Oval office for the one LAST time


9:00 am: Bernie Sanders arrives at the inaugural ceremony <

8:50 pm: The Clintons arrive for the ceremony

8:40 pm: Donald Trump and Barack Obama at the White House

8:25 pm: Former President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush arrive for #InaugurationDay

8:20 pm: Barack and Michelle Obama wait for the Trumps at the White House

8:20 pm: Donald and Melania Trump arrive at a church service

8:13 PM IST: The Trumps and Obamas pose for pictures at the White House before walking in. It is here. The end of presidency of Barack Obama and the beginning of Donald Trump era.

8:12 PM IST: Donald Trump’s motorcade arrives at the White House. The Obamas are waiting at the entrance to receive the Trumps.

8:08 PM IST: Watch Donald Trump and incoming first lady Ivanka Trump attend the St John’s church service ahead of the inauguration ceremony.

8:04 PM IST: Only two out of 15 cabinet picks of Trump have been approved by the US Senate till now. They are expected to be sworn in along with Trump and vice-president Mike Pence.

8:02 PM IST: Nearly 28,000 security personnel manning the streets around the White House as they gear up for massive anti and pro-Trump demonstrations.

7:57 PM IST: Outgoing US President Barack Obama just tweeted out a thanks to the US public, probably his last as president.

7:47 PM Indian Standard Time (EST)- Thousands of people seen gathering outside the White House in Washington DC as we near the inauguration ceremony.

# Vice Presidential oath will be administered by Associate Justice Clarence Thomas while the Presidential oath will administered by Chief Justice John Roberts. After Trump takes the oath, he will deliver an inaugural address. Obama will then depart by helicopter from East Front

## Trump will review the troops. There will be a parade from the Capitol to the White House
and in the evening there will be an inaugural ball.

## Indian sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik congrats Donald Trump through his art

## White house says good bye to Barack Obama

##Bollywood actress Manasvi Mamgai to perform at the inauguration