People gathered in the La Ferté Vidame this weekend to celebrate, watch and show off 100 years of Citroen cars.
More than 3,400 search terms have been restricted on some websites in China as the world marks the 30th anniversary of the massacre.
Rights groups and witnesses say the number of those killed in the violence could run into the thousands. Chinese authorities have never released a full death toll and have banned any public commemoration.
Israelis paused to the sound of a lamenting single-tone siren across the country, marking Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day in commemoration of the six million Jews killed by the Nazis during the Second World War.
Ukraine marks the 33rd anniversary of Chornobyl disaster, the biggest one in the history of nuclear energy.
Thousands of Australian and New Zealand citizens on Thursday (April 25) held memorial services in Gallipoli
The couple met in 1957 at a tennis championship remembered as the "love match".
Rwandan President Paul Kagame and a number of visiting dignitaries attended a memorial ceremony on Sunday (April 7) to commemorate the lives of 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutus murdered during the Rwandan genocide, a three-month-killing spree that began 25 years ago.
Crowds gathered in the Indian hill town of Dharamsala on Sunday to mark 60 years since the failed Tibetan uprising that drove the Dalai Lama into exile.
The journey along Kumano-gawa River echoes pilgrimages of emperors and samurais.
The small Scottish community holds its annual remembrance ceremony for the night 30 years ago when death fell from the skies.
South Africans remember the 180th anniversary of the Battle of Blood River when hundreds of Voortrekker fought thousands of Zulu resulting in over 3,000 Zulu deaths
Latvians are being urged to toast the country’s centenary ... by wearing special mittens.
The 1973 student uprising in Athens that was crushed with tanks and heavy loss of life was not the end of Greece's military dictatorship, but it marked the beginning of the end.
100th anniversary of Czechoslovakia
The collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008 sent a series of credit shocks and bank crashes that led to the deepest world recession for a generation and a decade of slow growth and painful repair
Last year, it welcomed just over 4.6 million people, making it the 24th most popular amusement park in the world. And it's kept up with technology by using virtual reality headsets for those on the 'Demon' named roller coaster!
An expert has told Euronews if Europe and others had ‘reacted adequately’ to Russia’s war with Georgia, which started a decade ago today, then Crimea's annexation may have been prevented.
Celebrations started in May with a special Disney float taking part. The second oldest operating amusement park in the world opened in 1843
It's been one year since the tower block went up in flames and the silence was respected country-wide at mid-day
Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik made an appearance on the balcony of Copenhagen's Amalienborg Palace to mark his 50th birthday
Big names in British acting from Lawrence Olivier to Dame Judi Dench performed at the famous auditorium over the years.
As the sun returns Italy embarks on a year of celebrations of the iconic 1968 model, and in Piaggio's hometown of Pontedera locals celebrate the success of a concept that has made the town wealthy, and Piaggio a market leader.
With more and more marriages ending in divorce, plenty of couples are eager to figure out the secret to a happily ever after.
A spectacular artillery gun salute from Hyde Park in central London on Saturday (April 21) marked Britain's Queen Elizabeth's official 92nd birthday as part of an eventful weekend.
Poland’s ruling party still says there was a darker story behind the plane crash that killed its president in 2010. But eight years on, will it ever be able to prove it?