World News | Kate Taylor and Ileana Najarro, The New York Times | Saturday August 22, 2015
On Friday afternoon, John and Kathie Watts of Hanover, Pennsylvania, were sitting at one of the tables on the pedestrian plaza on Broadway between 43rd and 44th Streets, drinking a soda and taking in what was the very ordinary tableau of Times Square on a summer day.
World News | James C. Mckinley Jr, The New York Times | Friday August 21, 2015
The young women approach tourists in Times Square and pose for photos, wearing nothing but a thong and a feathered headdress, their bare breasts painted with patriotic colors in a thin simulation of a bikini top. Then they ask for a tip.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 14, 2015
Hundreds of couples poured into New York's Times Square today to reenact the famous photograph of a kiss between a sailor and a woman celebrating the end of World War II.
World News | Reuters | Friday August 14, 2015
The government of St. Louis County extended for at least 24 hours a state of emergency in Ferguson, Missouri, which has been the scene of protests a year after an unarmed black teenager was killed by a white police officer.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 25, 2015
The New York Times and Bloomberg News each cited unnamed inside sources as confirming San Francisco-based Square.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday June 28, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he was overwhelmed by the global response to the International Yoga Day, which was observed on June 21.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 22, 2015
About 17,000 people set out their mats and stretched into yoga exercises in New York's Times Square Sunday, including the United Nations' leader, to celebrate the first International Day of Yoga.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday June 22, 2015
India created two world records on International Yoga Day with the yoga performance at Rajpath led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi: The record for largest yoga class, with 35,985 people, and the record for most nationalities participating in a single yoga event -- 84.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 20, 2015
A ton of illegal ivory carved into decorative objects was destroyed in New York's Times Square today as US officials denounced poaching that kills thousands of elephants a year.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 17, 2015
The International Yoga Day celebrations at Delhi's Rajpath will be held on as grand a scale as the Republic Day. The entire area has been blocked off for the preparations, which will be in place till the celebrations are held on Sunday.
IANS | Wednesday June 17, 2015
More than 30,000 people are expected to participate in a mass demonstration of the ancient art in the city's Times Square after global leaders and diplomats from around the world launch the observance at the UN headquarters.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 17, 2015
As the world celebrates International Day of Yoga on Sunday in a unique event that is in many ways an endorsement of the Indian way of life, more than 30,000 people are expected to participate in a mass demonstration of the ancient art in the city's Times Square after global leaders and diplomats from around the world launch the observance at the U...
India News | Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Friday June 12, 2015
One of the lesser known facts about yoga and United States of America is that almost one out of every ten adults practice it, making it a USD 37 billion (almost Rs 240 crores) industry. In a country where yoga studios are said to be nearly as popular as Starbucks food chain; NDTV knocked on some doors to find out how India is trying to reclaim its ...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 10, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today tweeted that a new website dedicated to the International Yoga Day has been launched. The site, operated by the Ministry of External Affairs, gives all the details about the programmes to be conducted internationally on June 21 and later.
PTI | Tuesday June 16, 2015
The International Yoga Day to be broadcasted at the Times Square, the global crossroad in the heart of Manhattan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
The celebrations commemorating the first International Day of Yoga in New York, to be presided over by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, will be broadcast at Times Square to a global audience.
World News | Reuters | Friday March 13, 2015
Two Pakistani-born brothers accused in a plot to detonate a bomb in New York City to avenge the deaths of people killed by drone attacks in Afghanistan, pleaded guilty to federal terrorism charges on Thursday in Miami.
World News | Reuters | Friday January 2, 2015
Roughly 1 million revelers rang in the new year at New York's Times Square under unusually tight security for the nation's biggest New Year's Eve celebration, while at least 29 protesters were arrested in California after violence broke out at a march against police brutality.
World News | Reuters | Friday January 2, 2015
Roughly 1 million revelers packed New York's Times Square and rang in the new year with the city's annual crystal ball drop under unusually tight security for the nation's biggest New Year's Eve celebrations.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday January 1, 2015
Revelers crowded New York's Times Square and converged on the beaches of Brazil and skyscrapers of Dubai to say good riddance to a turbulent 2014 marred by terror woes, Ebola outbreaks and a horrific series of airline disasters.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 24, 2014
A national coalition of activists on Tuesday rejected calls to suspend anti-police protests in New York after two officers were murdered and called for a mass demonstration on New Year's Eve.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the Indian community at a grand public reception at New York's Madison Square Garden on September 28 will be beamed live on giant screens at the city's iconic Times Square.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 12, 2014
Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Shripad Yesso Naik on Friday announced the setting up of a cultural hub in Mumbai on the lines of New York's Times Square.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Ataui Deng, a Sudanese model who has worked with some of the world's top designers, has gone missing in New York, police said on Monday.