In one of the darkest months of the year, the 24-day Copenhagen Light Festival aims to brighten up the mood in the Danish capital.
Trumpets blare as townspeople walk solemly alongside a golden casket through the streets of South America's highest capital, La Paz, Bolivia, on Sunday (February 3), four weeks before carnival begins.
A unique tulip garden covering 2,500 square metres was specially created for the event, with 200-thousand tulips presented in multiple colours.
The small Scottish community holds its annual remembrance ceremony for the night 30 years ago when death fell from the skies.
India on Monday marked the 10th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks with ceremonies across the city.
More than 90 volunteers from the seaside township of Donggang helped to build the intricately-decorated boat over the course of three months.
At an official welcome ceremony at the Government House in Wellington, the couple observed a traditional ‘haka’ war dance, and rubbed noses with Maori elders in a greeting known as a ‘hongi’.
Commemorations took place on Wednesday to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Amiens, a critical moment in World War One.
The highly anticipated 2018 World Cup kicked off starting with Russia's Opening Ceremony. See the best pictures of the event.
Find out who the night's big winners are at the 90th Academy Awards.
After more than two weeks of competitions, the 2018 Winter Olympics ended on Sunday with a vibrant closing ceremony.
Nobel prize week culminates in a glittering ceremony for all eleven male laureates
Fiji’s delegation sings Isa Lei, a traditional farewell song to mark the end in Bonn of the World Climate Summit, COP23.
French president Emmanuel Macron led a ceremony marking the second anniversary of the attacks at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris. 90 people were killed when gunmen opened fire on concertgoers at the venue.
HRH Prince Charles has, on his mother's request, laid the annual remembrance wreath at The Cenotaph in London.
The 2017 Nobel Physics Prize was awarded to Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne for their contributions to the LIGO detector and the
40 years since the king of rock's death, here are some key figures that outline his career and legacy.
The festivities were marked by fireworks and flag waving across the country
The mayor of a southern Mexican fishing town, "married" a crocodile in a traditional ceremony that is believed to encourage a good harvest.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls for unity in the wake of terror attack on Muslims.