Opening Ceremony

  • Go for Glory: London's spectacular opening show July 28, 2012

    CNNIBN's sports experts reckon London lived up to its promise of delivering a memorable Olympics opening. ...
  • Carl Lewis exclusive: Opening ceremonies great July 27, 2012

    The ninetime gold medallist from America shares his experiences of opening ceremonies at the Olympics. ...
  • Beckham to be part of Olympics opening ceremony July 25, 2012

    However, the star England footballer refused to divulge any details in an interview given to CNN. ...
  • Is traditional culture the best way to showcase brand India? October 5, 2010

    The Commonwealth Games opening ceremony had a glittering start. We discuss whether traditional Indian culture is the best way to showcase brand India. ...
  • The 'wow' factor behind CWG opening ceremony October 4, 2010

    The medals count apart the highlight so far though has been the Games ceremony something that's being praised both globally and in India. ...
  • Meet Keshav, the 7yearold tabla maestro October 4, 2010

    Keshav Danukar left the spectators spellbound at his breathtaking tabla performance during the CWG opening ceremony. ...
  • Weekend Edition: Spectacular Olympics opening August 11, 2008

    China had spent about $40 billion in last seven years in building the infrastructure for Olympics 2008. The opening ceremony was the largest and the most expensive sporting event but did it touch the heart of the viewers or was China just trying to say that they have arrived on...
  • Ground zero report: It's a Beijing blockbuster August 9, 2008

    Beijing Olympics 2008 began on a spectacular note on Friday. CNNIBN's Digvijay Singh Deo was there to catch all the action. Take a look. ...
  • China set to present the world a perfect Olympics August 6, 2008

    Beijing: The Olympics opening ceremonies are just two days away and China's Olympic spirit is in full throttle. As Beijing prepares for the games, it's got some helping hands about 16 million pairs of them. In the last seven years, the country has pulled out all the stops to show the...
  • Bush defends decision to attend Olympics opening July 7, 2008

    Atlanta: President Bush is in Japan for the G8 Summit, and he's defending his decision to attend the opening ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics on August 8, 2008. At a news conference in Japan on Sunday, President Bush stood by his decision to attend the opening ceremonies of the Beijing...
  • 61st Cannes Film Festival opens with a bang May 17, 2008

    Wednesday evening saw the 61st Cannes Film Festival open with stars hitting the red carpet and doing what they do best posing for the shutterbugs, air kissing and showing off their designer wear. ...