A sunset ceremony has been held in northern France to launch commemorations for the centenary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Both the Portuguese President and Prime minister were present with Cristiano Ronaldo at a ceremony in the football star’s hometown, but it was the bizarre bronze bust unveiled of the footballer that h
A search of the ferry which sank off the coast of South Korea in 2014, killing 304 people, has uncovered human remains.
To mark the occasion, the European Parliament has been holding a “Citizens’ Parliament”, bringing together people from all over the EU to discuss the future of the bloc in the plenary…
Belgium has been marking the first anniversary of the Brussels airport and metro attacks.
Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, honoured the 1st Battalion of the Irish Guards on Ireland’s national day, St Patrick’s Day (March 17), handing out shamrocks to th
Throughout Japan, minutes of silence were observed in tribute to the victims of the earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 18,000 people six years ago.
Amid tight security Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has been inaugurated as the new President of Somalia.
Logan, billed as the final Wolverine film, has premiered at the Berlinale film festival in the German capital.
America’s new Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, has vowed to get tough on crime and end what he called ‘‘lawlessness’‘ in the US, during his swearing in ceremony at the White…
Bolshoi Theatre dancers – soloist Andrei Merkuriev and principal Ekaterina Krysanova – marked the 80th birthday of US composer Philip Glass by performing in the main shopping mall next to the Kremlin
Announced by May and Turkish Prime Minister Binaldi Yilidirim, it involves BAE systems and Turkish Aerospace Industries working together to develop the TF-X Turkish fighter programme.
Trump called his wife to speak at the luncheon honouring his supporters on the eve of his swearing in as the 45th U.
Adama Barrow has been sworn in as the president of Gambia in a ceremony in Senegal as Yahya Jammeh refuses to give up power.
A good-luck ritual in Japan where fish are force-fed alcohol has prompted an outcry on social media.