British band The Stone Roses reunion concert opener for Asia in 2013 is held in Jakarta after a concert in Singapore in 2012. The band from Manchester, England was founded in 1983 and split in 1996. They rejoined in 2011 until the present.
German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle meets the head of the German Roma Community, Romani Rose in Berlin for talks about the situation of the Roma minority in the western Balkans. Rose is the chairman of the Central Council of Roma in Germany.
Evander Holyfield, former heavyweight boxing champion, who was in town for a private dinner, went clubbing at Rose Mayfair. Once in the club he was seen dancing with Miss Zambia UK 2009, Andella Chileshe Matthews.
Thousands of staff and volunteers worked late into the night to prepare floats for the 99th Rose Bowl Parade. All the floats are required to be made of natural living flowers. The parade leads up to a nationally televised football game.
At the end of the Pentecost Mass, thousands of red rose petals are dropped by a team of firemen from the open oculus of the Pantheon in commemoration of the descent of the Holy Ghost. The ritual is approximately 2,000 years old.
Over 150,000 people met up for a rose ceremony in Oslo to mourn and grieve for those who died in the recent bomb attack and shootings. Norway's Prime minister Jens Stoltenberg and other VIPs attended the event. Norway. 25th July 2011
Hannibal Laguna presented his 2011 bridal collection on the 6 May at Madrid Novias. The inspirational theme of this collection was petals and flowers especially rose petals and roses. Madrid, Spain. 06/05/2010
In Catalonia, tradition states that the day of Sant Jordi, 23 April, the boys should give away roses to the girlfriends, and girls should give books to boyfriends. It's lovers Day in Catalonia. Barcelona, Spain. 23/04/2010.
Caitlin Rose, tUnE-yArDs, Sarabeth Tucek, Drum Eyes, HEALTH, The Walkmen, Beirut and Richard Hawley played live at the 2011 edition of the End of the Road Festival. Salisbury, United Kingdom. 2nd September 2011
Villagers scrape the bottom of Lake Rose to collect salt that has formed. The salt is then dried on the shores of the lake before being packaged prior to selling to wholesalers for export to Mali and Bourkina Faso. Senegal. 25th January 2011
Music writer, John Robb launched his 2nd book about the legendary Manchester band, The Stone Roses, at the Manchester Photographic Gallery, exhibiting the work of photographer Ian Tilton - 'Set in Stone'.
More than 150,000 people attended the rose ceremony in Oslo city, including Norwegian Royalties. People place roses in a pile and then have a standstill vigil in memory of the attacks in Oslo. Norway. 25th July 2011
Sant Jordi (St George's Day), Catalonia's patron saint, was celebrated in Valentine´s Day fashion as it also coincided with what is popularly known as the Day of the Rose and the Day of the Book. This tradition of gestures dates back to 1923.
Record breaking heat and lack of rainfall has resulted in fires that have destroyed homes, and loss of farmer's crops. The devastating drought has dried up streams and rivers in Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas and New Mexico. 29th June 2011
Chairman of the Doctors' Union, Dr. Leonid Eidleman, now on the fifth day of hunger strike, leads sanctioning doctors and interns who are considering a mass resignation, to the PM's office. Jerusalem, Israel. 29/07/2011.
The contestants for the 53rd Rose of Tralee International Festival were presented to over 850 people at the much talked about Gala Ball, the social event of the year for many. Tralee, Ireland. 19th August 2011
Digg's Kevin Rose waits in line for his iPad at the San Francisco Apple Store. A couple of guys attending Wondercon from Chico, CA jump up and down in delight when they recognize him. San Francisco, USA. 03/03/2010.
The Void Gallery in Derry, Northern Ireland premiered Andrie Molodkin's 'Catholic Blood'. A controversial work created with acrylic art pieces with the blood of Catholics pumping through, live streamed on to the galleries walls.
Rose City Antifascists (RCA) have pressured an independent venue in Portland into cancelling a performance of Allerseelen, an Austrian band active in the industrial and apocalyptic folk genre since the late 80's. Portland, Oregon, USA. 18/12/2010.
The economy reportedly by a better than expected 6.6 percent compared to the previous year as confidence rose in President Benigno Aquino's efforts to fight corruption and alleviate poverty in Philippines.
The man responsible for the Jyllands-Posten Muhammad Cartoon Crisis, Flemming Rose, meets the press this afternoon to discuss publication of his new book, The Tyranny of Silence. Copenhagen, Denmark. 29/09/2010.