Commonwealth Games News

Scotland welcomes world with Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

Scotland welcomes world with Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

Scotland has welcomed the world with an Opening Ceremony to the XX Commonwealth Games featuring thousands of friendly faces, a blend of bagpipes, banter and bravado and a soundtrack made for the best party in town. Global celebrities joined thousands of locals to bring a tantalising mix of tradition, irreverent fun and true Glaswegian hospitality to life for the world to see.

Delhi awaits Commonwealth Games closing ceremony

Delhi awaits Commonwealth Games closing ceremony

14th Oct 2010 Travel Events News

After 11 days of intense competition the curtain will fall on the Delhi Commonwealth Games later with a spectacular closing ceremony in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. In what promises to be an exciting day for the city, the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony is also taking place at The Claridges Surajkund.

India celebrates golden Commonwealth Games

12th Oct 2010 Travel Events News

Krishna Poonia has ended a 52-year-old Commonwealth Games athletics gold medal drought for host nation India, claiming the women’s discus title. Becoming the first woman to win a Commonwealth Games gold for her country in the athletics arena, Poonia took the title with a throw of 61.51 metres.