Palestinians have marked the 23rd anniversary of the Hebron mosque massacre by calling for the reopening of the street on which it stands in the city.
Ukrainians are holding several days of events to mark the third anniversary of the end of what they call the ‘Revolution of Dignity’.
Sporting events have been held in Pyongyang to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the birth of the late leader, Kim John Il.
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been holding a series of activities to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the birth of the late leader Kim Jong Il, which falls on…
Iran's President Rouhani warns "newly elected" western leaders that his country is united and will not be cowed by threats on the 38th anniversary of the Islamic revolution.
It’s 25 years since EU leaders signed the Maastricht Treaty, the agreement that paved the way for the modern-day European Union.
The legacy of the Maastricht treaty, 25 years after it created the European Union and laid the foundation for the single European currency.
From beyond the grave the harrowing stories of the Holocaust are being told.
The flagship EU mobility initiative is 30 years old. Research has suggested it is the best way to get a good job - and a partner.
A musical memory from the sixties thanks to the iconic rock band The Doors.
French satirical weekly "Charlie Hebdo" is marking the second anniversary of the terror attack that nearly destroyed it. Unbowed and defiant, the paper is stronger than ever.
Pictures of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein with a noose around his neck were broadcast by Iraqi national television.
Americans across the country have commemorated the December 7th 1941 attack on the military base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.
Held on the fourth Thursday of November, Thanksgiving is a celebration stemming from the Harvest festival celebrated by the Pilgrims at Plymouth According to legend, the holiday is intrinsically linke
A quarter of a century on, Croatia is commemorating one of the ugliest episodes of the wars that led to the break-up of Yugoslavia.
It is 43 years since Greece's students rose up for Democracy and tried to face down the soldiers and tanks of the military regime.
A minute’s silence has been held ahead of France’s World Cup qualifying match against Sweden – marking the first anniversary of the Paris attacks.
Two rival protest marches have brought tens of thousands of people onto the snowy streets of the Polish capital as the country marks Independence Day.
On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918 the guns fell silent.
Armistice Day commemorations have taken place in France and the UK to remember the end of the first world war and those killed in conflict.