18 Dec 2011
Hundreds of Japanese-American veterans of World War II were honoured with a parade in Honolulu nearly 70 years after they volunteered to fight for their country even as the government branded them "enemy aliens."
06 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Be it a wheelchair-bound archer leading her country's contingent, or one who stood out by dying her tresses in national colours, female athletes were in the forefront as the Rio Olympics got underway at a glittering ceremony on Friday night.
23 Feb 2016
Washington: US has strongly refuted the Chinese claim that what it is doing in the disputed South China Sea is akin to the US' deploying of defence facilities in Hawaii, saying no other country has a claim on Hawaii.
26 Jan 2016
New Delhi: India's military prowess and multi-hued images of the country's rich cultural diversity and achievements in various fields were on display at the majestic Rajpath today during 67th Republic Day parade which was graced by French President Francois Hollande as the chief guest.
25 Jan 2016
New Delhi: A few trains to and from the national capital will be suspended for a short while on tomorrow during the Republic Day parade, the Northern Railway has said.
18 Jun 2015
London: One of the familiar landmarks at London's Lord's Cricket Ground, has been returned to its usual place, with Father Time back in position above the Mound Stand clock, it was announced today.
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The sale of tickets for Republic Day Parade at Rajpath and Beating Retreat Ceremony at Vijay Chowk began today.
25 Aug 2015
Tokyo: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will not attend a military parade in China next week to commemorate the end of World War II, the government's top spokesman said yesterday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told that the decision was made after considering Abe's parliamentary activities and political schedule.
26 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan has come out in defence of death row convict in the 1993 Mumbai blast case Yakub Memon, saying the wrong man is being hung for the crimes of his brother Tiger Memon.
14 Jun 2015
Honolulu: Six scientists who have been living under a dome on the slopes of a dormant Hawaii volcano for eight months to simulate life on Mars have emerged from isolation.