PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

PM Narendra Modi paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat on his 144th birth anniversary.

Kenya marks anniversary of Westgate mall attack

Kenya today marks a year since Somali Islamist gunmen attacked Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall, with anniversary commemorations including the unveiling of a memorial stone and candlelight vigil.

Chennai`s 375th anniversary: Historic coastal city celebrates `Madras Day`

A name that kindles the old world charm, `Madras,` in its latest avatar Chennai, turned 375 on Friday as festivities marked the birthday of this historic coastal city in South India.

Ellen DeGeneres, Portia De Rossi complete 6 years of marriage

Ellen DeGeneres and wife Portia de Rossi celebrated their 6th wedding anniversary recently.

Hiroshima marks 69th anniversary of atomic bombing

Tens of thousands were to gather for peace ceremonies in Hiroshima today, marking the 69th anniversary of the US atomic bombing of the city, as anti-nuclear sentiment runs high in Japan.

`Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` completes successful one year!

Seems like it was only yesterday when Farhan Akhtar-starrer biopic `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` received warm reception from the audience. The film, based on the life of great athlete Milkha Singh has successfully completed one year today.

Sonakshi Sinha wishes parents Happy Anniversary on Twitter!

It is said that marriages are made in heaven, indeed! The saying stands true for one the longest standing couples of Bollywood, Shatrughan and Poonam Sinha. The couple is celebrating their 34th wedding anniversary today.

Black Sabbath rock Hyde Park

Rock band Black Sabbath turned in a rocking career-spanning set at London`s Hyde Park.

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner celebrate ninth wedding anniversary

Jennifer Garner celebrated nine year wedding anniversary with her husband Ben Affleck recently.

Scots, English face off at Bannockburn battle once again

Scots and English met again on the battlefield today to mark 700 years since their legendary battle at Bannockburn, in an anniversary laden with symbolism three months before Scotland votes on whether to leave the UK.

Chinese, Indian, Myanmarese leaders mark 60th anniversary of Panchsheel

Chinese President Xi Jinping, Myanmar President U Thein Sein and Indian Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari gathered in Beijing Saturday to mark the 60th anniversary of the Panchsheel agreement enunciating the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence.

On centenary of WWI assassination, the past still haunts Sarajevo

Two concerts in two Bosnian cities will mark the 100th anniversary on Saturday of the Sarajevo assassination that lit the fuse for World War One, in a divided country where the past still haunts the present.

Nicole Scherzinger, Lewis Hamilton celebrate 6-year anniversary with romantic getaway

Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton packed their bags for Venice and New York to celebrate their 6th anniversary.

Magna Carta II to mark 800 years of rights

Queen Elizabeth II will mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, the first document imposed upon a King of England in an attempt to limit his power, by sealing a 21st-century version "reconfirming" its values.

`Forrest Gump` to hit theatres again for its 20th anniversary

Paramount studio announced that they will re-release ` Forrest Gump` for the film`s 20th anniversary in September.

Information blackout ahead of Tiananmen anniversary condemned

Reporters Without Borders (RWB) has condemned the violation of freedom of information in the run-up to the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre in the form of detention of journalists, censorship on social media and rendering Google and other web services inaccessible.

Tiananmen anniversary: China blasts UNHRC chief, US

China today rejected as "strong interference" the calls by UNHRC chief Navi Pillay and the US to release the truth behind the Tiananmen crackdown on this day 25 years ago and asked them to stop making "irresponsible remarks" on its internal affairs.

Dalai Lama, on Tiananmen anniversary, urges China to embrace democracy

Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama marked the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown in Beijing on Wednesday by urging China to embrace democracy and offering prayers for the protest "martyrs".

Troops `laughing` in Tiananmen crackdown: US document

Troops deployed from China`s provinces laughed as they shot randomly at pro-democracy protesters in Tiananmen Square, according to a US account declassified Tuesday for the 25th anniversary.

Tiananmen protest leaders, in US, blast China ahead of anniversary

Dissidents who helped spearhead the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests blasted China`s one-party rule and called on the international community to pressure Beijing into embracing democracy.