Algerian celebrations to mark 50 years since gaining independence from France kicked off with a giant open air performance inspired by the liberation struggle, followed by nationwide fireworks displays.
1 July, 2015 Second Temple-era ritual bath found under house Couple from Ein Kerem in Jerusalem discovered during renovations that a 2,000-year-old mikveh was right underneath their floors, giving credence to theory that there was a Jewish settlement at the site.
14 August, 2017 Pakistan marks 70 years of independence with fireworks, air show Pakistan Monday celebrated 70 years of independence from British India with fireworks and plans for the country's largest air display, as the military's top brass vowed to wipe out terrorists days after a deadly blast. Celebrations began at the stroke...
17 February, 2012 Libya marks revolution day as leader issues warning Libyans on Friday celebrated the first anniversary of the uprising against Moamer Kadhafi with fireworks and slogans, even as its new leader vowed to act firmly against further instability.