11 Apr 2016
Hiroshima (Japan): US Secretary of State John Kerry visited the revered memorial to Hiroshima's atomic bombing today, delivering a message of peace and hope for a nuclear-free world seven decades after the US used the weapon for the first time in history and killed 140,000 Japanese.
24 Dec 2015
Moscow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, a war memorial dedicated to Soviet soldiers killed in World War II.
27 Nov 2015
Paris: France held a national memorial service on Friday for the 130 people killed on November 13 in the Paris terror attack. Around 1,000 people attended the service in central Paris, including President Francois Hollande, survivors of the attacks and victims' families.
23 Nov 2015
Melbourne: A memorial plaque honouring a 41-year-old Indian woman IT professional Prabha Arun Kumar, who was knifed to death in Australia in March was unveiled during an emotional memorial service here.
14 Nov 2015
London: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated a BR Ambedkar memorial in a building here, where the father of the Indian constitution had stayed in 1921-22 when he was studying at the London School of Economics.
23 Sep 2015
New York: A Hindu community leader and two prominent Sikhs will be among a select group of inter-faith leaders who will participate in a prayer service led by Pope Francis during his visit to the 9/11 memorial here this week.
30 May 2015
United Nations: India has launched a virtual memorial wall to honour the UN peacekeeping heroes who died in service as the first step towards building a permanent monument at the UN headquarters.
16 Mar 2015
United Nations: At India's initiative, a memorial wall dedicated to fallen peacekeepers will be built at the UN headquarters here as a lasting tribute to the sacrifice made by them in the line of duty.
07 Mar 2015
Colombo: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday paid homage to 1,200 Indian soldiers at the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) Memorial here who were killed in Sri Lanka in their fight against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).
11 Apr 2015
Paris: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid homage at the Indian Memorial at the Neuve Chapelle in France that commemorates Indian soldiers who sacrificed their lives in World War I.