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New Year's Eve revelers pack NYC's Times Square under tight security

New Year's Eve revelers pack NYC's Times Square under tight security

 More than a million people were expected to crowd into New York City`s Times Square under heavy security on Thursday to celebrate the arrival of 2016 with the traditional dropping of the New Year`s Eve crystal ball.

In first, Russia closes Red Square for New Year`s Eve

In first, Russia closes Red Square for New Year`s Eve

Red Square, traditionally a place where people gather to ring in the New Year, will be closed to revellers on December 31, city authorities said Monday, amid mounting security concerns.

Bihar polls: NRIs hold 'Litti pe Charcha' in Times Square

Several members of the Indian diaspora gathered at Times Square here to hold discussions about the crucial Bihar elections and voice their expectations from a future government over improving the economic and employment scenario in the state.

New York looks to curb topless women, Mickey and Thor in Times Square

New York looks to curb topless women, Mickey and Thor in Times Square

New York city created a task force on Thursday to examine how it can rein in topless women and costumed cartoon and superhero characters who officials believe are aggressively soliciting tips after posing for tourists' pictures in Times Square. 

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.