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Indonesia bids spectacular farewell to Asian Games

Indonesia's love for Bollywood was also on full display as singer Siddharth Slathia and Denada sang popular numbers 'Koi Mil Gaya', 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hain' and 'Jai Ho'.

Sep 02, 2018, 22:39 PM IST

Skier Gus Kenworthy disses Ivanka Trump for attending Winter Olympics closing ceremony in Pyeongchang

Ivanka Trump, American president Donald Trump's daughter, was in attendance at the closing ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang in South Korea on Sunday and her presence didn't sit well with skier Gus Kenworthy. 

Feb 26, 2018, 23:30 PM IST

Rio Olympics bid farewell as athletes sign-off with a colorful closing ceremony

United States of America topped the medals tally with 121 medals (46 Gold, 37 Silver, 38 Bronze), followed by Great Britain (27 23 17) and China (26 18 26).

Aug 22, 2016, 07:27 AM IST

AR Rahman to attend IFFI closing ceremony

 Music maestro A R Rahman will be the chief guest at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which is slated to begin from November 20 in Goa.

Nov 17, 2015, 18:16 PM IST

Pan Am Games 2015: US swimmers on song, Kanye West hits a sour note

American swimmers finally made a splash in the Pan American Games pool on Thursday while the decision to have controversial hip hop artist Kanye West headline the closing ceremonies sparked outrage and took the focus off the athletes.

Jul 17, 2015, 12:50 PM IST

Kanye West to headline Pan American Games closing ceremony

Kanye West has been chosen as the headlining act at the closing ceremony of the upcoming Pan American Games in Canada.

Jul 16, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

SEA Games: Singapore put stamp on colourful Games

Singapore passed the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games baton to 2017 hosts Malaysia as the competition wrapped up with a colourful closing ceremony on Tuesday.

Jun 16, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

PM Modi invokes Gandhi's preachings at Brisbane's Roma Street Park

Before unveiling Mahatma Gandhi's Statue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invoked Bapu's preachings while addressing the crowd at Brisbane's Roma Street Park.

Nov 16, 2014, 13:56 PM IST

Incheon Asiad concludes with 14 World records, six doping cases

The 17th Incheon Asian Games concluded Saturday with 14 world records broken 17 times and six doping cases detected prior to the closing ceremony.

Oct 04, 2014, 20:32 PM IST

Incheon Asian Games: Closing Ceremony - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Closing Ceremony of 17th Asian Games.

Oct 04, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

Kylie Minogue closes Commonwealth Games

Singer Kylie Minogue brought the curtain down on the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow by performing on her hit numbers.

Aug 04, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

2014 Commonwealth Games end with colourful closing ceremony

The curtains came down on the 2014 Commonwealth Games with a colourful ceremony that witnessed some power packed performances by famous Scottish singer Lulu, pop band Deacon Blue, Australian singer Kylie Minogue and more than 2,000 performers Sunday night at the Hampden Park, Scotland`s National Stadium.

Aug 04, 2014, 12:26 PM IST

Kylie Minogue sparkles in glittering CWG closing ceremony

Pop star Kylie Minogue was the star performer in a glittering closing ceremony as curtains came down on the 20th Commonwealth Games where India finished a creditable fifth with 64 medals even as a couple of officials embarrassed the contingent by their antics.

Aug 04, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

2014 Commonwealth Games closing ceremony: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the closing ceremony of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Aug 04, 2014, 03:35 AM IST

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 11: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 11, final day of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Aug 03, 2014, 22:13 PM IST

India`s schedule on Day 11 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Finally, the sporting jamboree of the Commonwealth comes to its final day in Glasgow. After a disappointing Day 10 at the Games, India will look to win few more gold medals from badminton and hockey. Despite the gold medal by squash players Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa in women`s double event, four boxers settled with silver medals despite starting.

Aug 03, 2014, 11:47 AM IST

Kylie Minogue set to perform at CWG 2014`s closing ceremony

Kylie Minogue will perform at the closing ceremony of Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 alongside Lulu, Deacon Blue and Dougie MacLean, it has been revealed.

Jul 31, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

2014 FIFA World Cup Final: Shakira, Santana enthrall Maracana crowd at Closing Ceremony

Colombian star Shakira, Mexican guitarist Carlos Santana, Brazilian singer Ivete Sangalo and a samba school will enthrall the crowd with their musical entertainment at FIFA World Cup`s closing ceremony on Sunday.

Jul 14, 2014, 00:11 AM IST

Shakira to perform at World Cup closing ceremony

Colombian pop star Shakira will perform at this year`s Football World Cup closing ceremony, which takes place before the final in Rio de Janeiro on July 13.

Jul 04, 2014, 08:55 AM IST

Russians laugh at their own Olympic ring hitch

Russian organisers of the Winter Games made a light-hearted joke at their own expense on Sunday when, at the closing ceremony, they referred back to the moment during the opening ceremony when one of the five Olympic rings failed to unfurl.

Feb 23, 2014, 23:38 PM IST