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Britain Celebrates Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

Britain Celebrates Queen's Diamond Jubilee

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 60 years on the throne with a river pageant on the famous Thames.  More than 1,000 vessels and about 20,000 people participated in the river procession considered as the biggest event for hundreds of years. Millions of people around the world witnessed the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant which was […]

June 4, 2012 No Comments /

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New Year’s Eve

New Year's Eve

The year 2011 was welcomed with spectacular fireworks display across the globe. Although Kiribati, one of the islands in the Pacific, had the first New Year, the major fireworks started in Auckland, New Zealand.  The 328-metere Sky Tower, the tallest man-made structure in the country, was the centre of the explosions of white, red and […]

January 2, 2011 No Comments /