The captain of South Africa's national rugby team returned to his hometown with his teammates for the first time since they won the World Cup in Japan.
These were the celebrations after the Washington Nationals became champions of baseball's World Series for the first time.
China put on a show to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party's rule.
Thousands of Russians marched down the central streets of the Far Eastern city of Vladivostok on Sunday (September 29) to mark Tiger Day.
North Korea held Taekwondo demonstrations along with other forms of martial arts on Wednesday (September 18) to celebrate the 20th founding anniversary of its International Martial Arts Games Committee (IMAGC).
Puerto Ricans danced among the brightly coloured houses of San Juan on Thursday (July 25) after Governor Ricardo Rosselló capitulated to 12 days of protests and announced his resignation.
The Fête des Vignerons began in 1797 and has developed from an annual street parade into a globally-recognised extravaganza.
Celebrate this important day with our guide on what you can do to reduce your plastic footprint on the earth.
Colombians are hard at work picking and packaging flowers to export to the United States ahead of Valentine's Day.
Fire dancers in China's northern city of Taiyuan wowed crowds with their traditional charcoal-spinning performances.
The Smurfs, those blue cartoon characters, are expected to take their 60th anniversary celebration show on tour in 2019
Beirut enters Christmas Atmospheres introducing the massive fireworks display which illuminates the night sky
Russian servicemen dressed in historical uniforms marched through Moscow's Red Square on Wednesday (November 7) to mark the 77th anniversary of the 1941 parade when Soviet soldiers headed to the front lines of World War Two.
700 dancers perform Akram Khan's work outside Paris town hall
India's top court scrapped a colonial-era ban on gay sex on Thursday (September 06) in a landmark judgement that activists hope will uphold the right to equality.
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!
That's the aim of an exhibition which saw the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at the opening at the Southbank Centre where they met with Mandela's grand-daughter.
It explores the life and times of the former President of South Africa and his 27 years in prison
Celebrations started in May with a special Disney float taking part. The second oldest operating amusement park in the world opened in 1843
Cities in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales were turned into rivers of green, white and violet on Sunday as females observed the enactment of the Representation of the People Act in 1918
The amazing catch happened at the game between the San Diego Padres and Atlanta Braves
The 72nd anniversary of the referendum which abolished the monarchy in Italy also marks the end of three months of political instability
Star-studded concert at the Royal Albert Hall pays tribute to the British monarch
People the world over take to the streets to celebrate the year of the dog.
Since the fall of Gaddafi in 2011, which led to the disintegration of the security apparatus, Libya has been torn apart by the struggle for influence
Chinese New Year begins on Friday, but how and why is it celebrated?
For the first time, a Brit is the lead dancer for one of the main samba schools in the festive competition.