Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter
Connect your Digital Journal account with Facebook or Twitter to use this feature.
Connect
Log In Sign Up

Remembrance day News

Ex-soldier loses welfare benefits for selling Remembrance poppies

A British Army veteran has had his welfare benefits cut for selling poppies for the Royal British Legion instead of looking for work.
In the Media by Mathew Wace Peck - 5 comments

News anchor target of racist, sexist abuse for not wearing poppy

Charlene White, a UK news anchor for ITV News, has received racist and sexist abuse from members of the public for her decision not to wear a Remembrance poppy on screen,
In the Media by Mathew Wace Peck - 8 comments

Armistice Day commemoration in Paris disrupted by protesters

Paris - France’s President Hollande was heckled and booed by demonstrators, Monday, as his motorcade passed down the Champs-Elysées in Paris heading to France’s main Armistice Day commemoration at one of Paris’ major landmarks, the Arc de Triomphe.
In the Media by Robert Myles - 1 comment

In Photos: Remembering Canada's forgotten man on Remembrance Day Special

Toronto - On the north lawn of Queen's Park in Toronto, hundreds gathered to pay tribute and honour Canada's forgotten men and women, who lost their lives fighting in the wars and many battles since World War I.
Digital Journal Report by Andrew Moran - 3 comments

Op-Ed: Canada has no national holiday for Remembrance Day — but should Special

It may surprise Canadians, and other nationals, to learn that Canada does not have a National Remembrance Day. Most provinces in the country have a statutory holiday for the day but 3 do not and nationally there's no holiday.
Digital Journal Report by Marcus Hondro - 5 comments

Israel honors terror victims in ceremony on Mount Herzl

Jerusalem - Israelis mark remembrance day with a ceremony on Jerusalem's Mount Herzl, and Prime Minister Netanyahu shared his personal grief over a slain brother.
In the Media by Eric Morales

Jerusalem stage collapse kills 1 and injures 5

Jerusalem - Ahead of a service to honor victims of terrorism and fallen soldiers, a stage collapse kills a 20-year-old woman in Jerusalem and the incident is now under investigation.
In the Media by Eric Morales

Op-Ed: Remembering stories of war and fear from the other side Special

Every year on November 11 many nations in the world pause to remember the horrors of the many past wars that their grandfathers, fathers, sisters, brothers, and children have served through, and which took the lives of untold millions.
Digital Journal Report by Hans Smedbol - 12 comments

Remembering the fallen on Remembrance Sunday across Hertfordshire Special

Across the villages, market towns and new towns across Hertfordshire several thousand people stopped to observe the memory of those who died since the cannons stopped firing and hostilities ended in 1918, the ending of World War I.
Digital Journal Report by Kev Hedges - 3 comments

Ontario officials honour the sacrifice made by Canada's veterans Special

Toronto - Thousands gathered at Queen's Park to honour the millions who have sacrificed their lives to serve their country in the midst of war, international conflicts and peacekeeping missions. Ontario officials thanked the nation's veterans on Remembrance Day.
Digital Journal Report by Andrew Moran - 1 comment

Remembrance service held at Camp Bastion

Around the world today services were held to remember those who have died serving their country in all wars since the First World War. A service was also held at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan.
In the Media by Gemma Fox

A day of Remembrance in Nova Scotia Special

Winds were high and rain was heavy but a large crowd turned up to mark Remembrance Day during an indoor ceremony in one Nova Scotia community.
Digital Journal Report by Lynn Curwin

Remembrance Day events honour fallen soldiers around the world

Today millions of people around the world are offering a tribute to veterans and soldiers who lost their lives to war. On the 11th hour of the 11th minute, participants will take a moment of silence to honour fallen soldiers.
In the Media by David Silverberg - 4 comments

Oakville remembers: November 11, 2011 Special

Oakville - If the walls of the Oakville Museum could speak, passers-by would uncover a very special story about the town's service men and women on Remembrance Day. To honour the community's veterans, the museum is home to a unique exhibit.
Digital Journal Report by Alexandra Christopoulos - 2 comments

Remembering Fort York in Toronto on Remembrance Day

Toronto - Remembrance Day is the day we honour those who gave their lives in order for the rest of their country men would be free during World War 1.
In the Media by KJ Mullins - 1 comment

Muslim group planning anti-Armistice Day protest banned in UK

Muslims Against Crusades, a group which burned poppies and shouted during Armistice Day ceremonies in 2010, and had protests planned for this year, has been banned.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin - 7 comments

FIFA allows England to wear poppy on black armband for Spain tie

FIFA has been forced into a compromise over their ban on the wearing of an embroidered poppy on the team shirt during this Saturday's football friendly match against Spain.
In the Media by Kev Hedges - 1 comment

Stores remain open in Lyon on Remembrance Day Special

As an exception, the City of Lyon authorized shopping centres and stores in Lyon to remain open on Remembrance Day, citing economic reasons and consumer demand.
Digital Journal Report by Mila Petkovic - 2 comments

Remembrance Day ceremony honours 'the homeless veteran' Special

Toronto - Millions of people are remembering and honouring the fallen Canadian soldiers and those who have died in combat. However, one particular group is commemorating a group of veterans who have been ignored.
Digital Journal Report by Andrew Moran - 2 comments

Remembrance Day: Lest we forget, thousands honour the fallen Special

Toronto - Thousands gathered at Old City Hall in Toronto to remember and honour those who have perished during their fight in the numerous wars and those who still fight in the Canadian military forces.
Digital Journal Report by Andrew Moran - 4 comments

The world pauses to remember fallen soldiers

Depending where you live in the world, today is an important day for veterans and soldiers. As Remembrance Day is celebrated around the globe, millions are stopping in a moment of silence to remember fallen soldiers.
In the Media by Chris Hogg - 34 comments

Survey tests Canadians knowledge of wars before Remembrance Day

When asked in an online survey younger Canadians knowledge of the First and Second World Wars is lacking compared to that of the current conflict in Afghanistan.
In the Media by KJ Mullins - 1 comment

63 people wounded during stampede in Amsterdam

Amsterdam - Remembrance Day ceremonies in the Netherlands were interrupted today after someone in the crowd yelled "bomb" during two minutes of silence. The chaos resulted in a stampede that saw 63 people wounded, many suffering from broken legs.
In the Media by R. C. Camphausen - 8 comments

Poll: Remembrance Day silence should be mandatory

A new poll conducted by Ipsos Reid suggests that 70 per cent of Canadians feel that two minutes of silence on Remembrance Day should be compulsory.
In the Media by Andrew Moran - 1 comment

All ages attend Remembrance Day ceremony in New Westminster, BC Special

I went to the Remembrance Day service in front of City Hall in New Westminster, British Columbia on Nov. 11, 2009. There seemed to be about 1,000 people in attendance with all age groups well represented.
Digital Journal Report by Julian Worker

Remembrance Day at Old City Hall in Toronto Special

On the 11th day of the 11th month, Torontonians gathered at Old City Hall to remember the fallen and pay tribute to the 120,000 Canadians who have lost their lives.
Digital Journal Report by Andrew Moran - 4 comments

First Nations veterans still fighting for benefits & compensation

The Assembly of First Nations marked Remembrance Day by laying wreaths for First Nations veterans who participated in World Wars I and II, and the Korean war.
In the Media by Stephanie Dearing - 2 comments

South Africa Remembers Dead Of All Wars, On All Sides Special

South Africa has remembered its war dead with wreath-laying ceremonies marking Armistice Day, also known as “Poppy Day,” in Pretoria, Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Digital Journal Report by Christopher Szabo - 2 comments

Final Presidential Debate Protester-Veterans Face 15 Separate Trial Dates For Action

In a follow up to the arrest of the Iraq Vets protest at the final Presidential Debate,reporter Stephen Dohnberg talks with member Sgt Chiroux about the charges faced,support they are receiving,tactics of the Nassau County Police, and Sgt Morgan's injury.
In the Media by Stephen Dohnberg - 2 comments

Op Ed: Lest We Forget

In Canada, today is Remembrance Day every year on November 11, Canadians pause in a silent moment of remembrance for the men and women who have served, and continue to serve our country during times of war, conflict and peace.
In the Media by Bob Ewing - 17 comments
 

Search Digital Journal Archives


Set up a news alert for

Remembrance day


Remembrance day Image

Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen s Park in Toronto.
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen's Park in Toronto.
image:131065:7::0
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen s Park in Toronto.
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen's Park in Toronto.
image:131046:7::0
Toronto s Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
Shane Mullins/Newz4u.net
Toronto's Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
image:99514:0::0
Remembrance day in Cannock  England.
Photo by Jessica Skinner
Remembrance day in Cannock, England.
image:99586:5::0
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen s Park in Toronto.
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen's Park in Toronto.
image:131060:7::0
During the ceremony.
During the ceremony.
image:99619:4::0
Untitled
Photo by settme3
image:99593:5::0
Untitled
image:99640:3::0
Toronto mayor david miller.
Toronto mayor david miller.
image:79372:7::0
Toronto s Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
Shane Mullins/Newz4u.net
Toronto's Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
image:99528:0::0
Toronto s Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
Shane Mullins/Newz4u.net
Toronto's Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
image:99517:0::0
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen s Park in Toronto.
Remembrance Day ceremony taking place at the north lawn of Queen's Park in Toronto.
image:131047:7::0
Royal British Legion marching
Royal British Legion marching
image:99808:3::0
Benjamin Netanyahu
Benjamin Netanyahu
image:87553:3::0
Untitled
image:79394:2::0
The Public Service of British Columbia held a Remembrance Day event Nov. 10 in the Rotunda of the Br...
Courtesy Province of British Columbia
The Public Service of British Columbia held a Remembrance Day event Nov. 10 in the Rotunda of the British Columbia Legislature in Victoria.
image:79357:4::0
Toronto s Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
Shane Mullins/Newz4u.net
Toronto's Fort York was a British fort that was attacked during the War of 1812 by the U.S.
image:99515:0::0
Toronto mayor David Miller delivering a speech.
Toronto mayor David Miller delivering a speech.
image:79369:0::0
Hugh Campbell led in the singing of O Canada and God Save the Queen.
Hugh Campbell led in the singing of O Canada and God Save the Queen.
image:99625:4::0
Showing patriotic colours on the streets of Warsaw on the National Holiday  Poland.
Renata Bee
Showing patriotic colours on the streets of Warsaw on the National Holiday, Poland.
image:79383:10::0

Latest News
Top News

Buy an ad on DigitalJournal.com

Corporate

Help & Support

News Links

copyright © 2014 digitaljournal.com   |   powered by dell servers