30,000 bring yogic calm to the frenetic 'Crossroads of the World'

 A yogic calm settled on the frenetic "Crossroads of the World", Times Square, on Sunday as 30,000 people thronged its plazas for an hour of yoga practice, an assembly exceeded only by the 36,000 on New Delhi`s Raj Path.

30,000 expected at New York''s International Yoga Day celebration

As the world celebrates International Day of Yoga on Sunday in a unique event that is in many ways an endorsement of the Indian way of life, more than 30,000 people are expected to participate in a mass demonstration of the ancient art in the city`s Times Square after global leaders and diplomats from around the world launch the observance at the UN headquarters.

Yoga Day celebrations at UN to be broadcast at Times Square

The celebrations commemorating the first International Day of Yoga here, to be presided over by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, will be broadcast at Times Square to a global audience.

Yoga Day celebrations at UN to be broadcast at Times Square

 The celebrations commemorating the first International Day of Yoga here, to be presided over by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, will be broadcast at Times Square to a global audience.

New York's Times Square news ''zipper'' stuck on replay for days

The scrolling Times Square "zipper" has served like an electronic town crier for generations of New Yorkers, breaking such historic news as the end of World War II, a headline that sent a nurse into a sailor`s arms for a world-famous kiss.

Mysterious closure of Russian museum before WWII photo show

A Russian museum that was due to host an exhibition of World War II images by photographic greats such as Robert Capa has unexpectedly closed just before the show was due to open, reportedly on Moscow's orders.

New York`s Times Square gets huge digital billboard

New York`s Times Square will be illuminated by the world`s highest resolution video display screen of its size -- nearly as big as a football field -- when the digital billboard is turned on Tuesday evening.

PM Modi's US visit: Men behind his schedule planning

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a packed schedule during his Sep 26-30 visit to the US.

Indian-American community contribute majorly for PM Narendra Modi's reception at Madison Square Garden
Indian-American community contribute majorly for PM Narendra Modi's reception at Madison Square Garden

The India American community have outdone each other to contribute for the Madison Square Garden reception for Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Parineeti, Aditya ring in early Diwali at Times Square
Parineeti, Aditya ring in early Diwali at Times Square

The colours and lights of India inundated Times Square here as hundreds of Indian-Americans gathered at the iconic city destination?for an early start to Diwali festivities that brought together renowned artists from the Indian film industry.

Modi's speech to be beamed live at New York's Times Square

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to nearly 20,000 Indian-Americans in New York during his US visit will be beamed live on the giant screens of the iconic Times Square.

NASA to send out New Year`s Greetings in Times Square from space

NASA astronauts are going to help ring in 2014 by sending greetings from space to the crowd gathered in New York`s Times Square on New Year`s Eve.

Times Square Toshiba Vision Screen to showcase next Space Station launch

The Toshiba Vision screen in New York`s Times Square is going to show the public the next launch of three crew members to the International Space Station.

Maharashtra Tourism to host mega cultural celebration at Times Square

Times Square, one of the biggest, iconic landmarks of the world will soon come alive to celebrate Diwali, the biggest festival of lights.

Maharashtra Tourism to be the first Asian Indian organization to host mega cultural celebration at Times Square

Times Square, one of the biggest, iconic landmarks of the world will soon come alive to celebrate Diwali, the biggest festival of lights.

Knife-wielding man shot dead by police in Times Square

An unidentified man was shot dead by police near the crowded Times Square here, after he threatened the officers with a knife.

Yoga enthusiasts take over Times Square to mark summer solstice

14,000 people registered for a yoga event in Times Square called ‘Mind Over Madness’, which marked the summer solstice and the longest day of the year, organisers have revealed.

Nicki Minaj shuts down Times Square

Nicki Minaj brought the famous and busy Times Square to a standstill as she staged a surprise performance for a crowd of 30,000 fans.

Lady Gaga to drop ball in Times Square

Lady Gaga has been chosen as this year’s special guest by Mayor Bloomberg to push a Waterford Crystal button and drop the ball in Times Square at 11:59 p.m.

Money broker seeks leniency in Times Square bomb plot

Mohammad Younis, 45, faces jail time and deportation
after pleading guilty in August to illegal banking charge.