Pakistan celebrates, reflects on independence day
On Friday, Pakistan celebrated its 62nd anniversary of independence from British rule. Security was on high alert in the conflict-torn nation. A Worldfocus contributing blogger describes the changes Pakistan has gone through since gaining independence in 1947.
Posted: August 14, 2009 14:38
Bloggers recount independence day festivities
Over the last week, several nations celebrated their independence. Here is a round-up of blogger accounts of the world festivities.
Posted: October 6, 2008 14:20
Armenia celebrates and looks to the future
Armenia faces challenges on many fronts as it celebrates the 17th anniversary of its independence.
Posted: September 24, 2008 08:53
Countries pass torch to celebrate independence
Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua celebrate the anniversary of their independence from Spain in 1821.
Posted: September 15, 2008 17:44