Putin to visit Crimea for May Nine military parade: reports

President Vladimir Putin will make his first visit to the Crimean peninsula since Russia annexed the territory in March, reports said today, in a move to bolster public support amid simmering tensions in Ukraine.

India`s 65th Republic Day: Google doodles daredevil motorcyclists in tri-colour

Google on Sunday joined India`s 65th Republic Day celebrations with a doodle featuring daredevil motorcyclists in the colours of the national flag.

South Korea to parade North-focused cruise missile

South Korea will show off a cruise missile capable of surgical strikes on the North Korean leadership when it stages a military parade in Seoul next month, the defence ministry said on Wednesday.

Parade marks Queen Elizabeth II`s birthday

Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her birthday with traditional pomp and circumstance but without her husband by her side.

Siberian crematorium to hold hearse parade

Over 1,000 people have signed up to participate in an anti-drug rally complete with a hearse parade to be held in Novosibirsk city.

Men shave off woman`s hair, parade her in streets

The incident occurred in Layyah district, 350 km from Lahore, after the married woman was accused of having "illicit" relations with a man.

Pak police parade couple naked

A man and a woman arrested on charges of "intent to commit adultery" were paraded naked by police through a town.

Hundreds of parade for gay rights in Rome

Hundreds of thousands of people paraded through central Rome in a gay pride parade.

R-Day: IAF bags best marching contingent award

The Indian Air Force has
bagged the `Best Marching Contingent` award amongst the three
Services at this year`s Republic Day Parade while the Indo-
Tibetan Border Police has been adjudged the best amongst the
paramilitary.

Vibrant India, military might showcased at Republic Day parade

The Republic Day parade had a `mini-India` in itself depicting the myriad hues of country`s diversity in full battle regalia.

LCA `Tejas` to be displayed at Republic Day parade

Displaying its indigenous weapon
manufacturing prowess, India will showcase its home-grown
Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, its highly-advanced
airborne radar and different types of naval torpedos at the
Republic Day parade.

Bhil woman, paraded naked, gets justice after 16 yrs

The Supreme Court rued that the punishment was too little and the state never sought its enhancement.

NKorea`s Kim, heir apparent son at lavish parade

Kim Jong Il`s heir apparent joined his father at a massive military parade.

Hundreds join Nepal`s first gay pride parade

Hundreds of people from the
community of homosexuals and transgenders marched together, singing songs and performing dances, in a colourful display of gay pride, as Nepal held its first international gay parade here on Wednesday.

South African parade begins long farewell to World Cup

South Africa begins its long farewell to the World Cup with a celebration parade on Friday through the streets of Soweto.

Zoo workers in China parade animals to reclaim lost land

In a symbolic protest to reclaim their land used by authorities to build a sports stadium, zoo keeper in China have moved two tigers, a lion and ten emus to a cycling field demanding immediate official action on the issue.

Defiant Thai protesters parade dead through Bangkok

Thailand`s anti-government "Red Shirts" paraded the bodies of dead protesters though the tense capital on Monday and said the time for negotiation was over after the worst political unrest in 18 years.

Masses missing at R-Day parade: The Times of India

It’s been 60 years since India proclaimed itself a Republic. A simple military parade on a cold January morning in 1950 has evolved into the gala event of today.

Tejas to feature in the Republic Day Parade

Indigenously developed Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) `Tejas` would be showcased in the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.

Force one exhibits skills at parade to mark 26/11 anniv

Marking the first anniversary of
the 26/11 terror attacks, Mumbai police today held a parade
here and paid homage to those killed in the audacious strikes.