The diamond-shaped badge, which reads “London Celebrates Diamond Jubilee 2012,” is introduced to commemorate two special events: the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the London 2012 Olympics.
President Barack Obama has bestowed the nation’s highest civilian honour on political and cultural figures in a ceremony at the White House.
Egyptians are preparing to head to the polls in their first free presidential election, 15 months after ousting Hosni Mubarak in the Arab Spring uprising.
An image of the symbol of the Paralympic Games was projected on to Dover’s white cliffs to mark 100 days until the start of the Paralympics.
Complete schedule of events taking place at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Browse the full list of sports by the day on which they take place.
Superhero movie The Avengers has topped the US and Canadian box office for the second week in a row, taking $103.2m (£64m), studio estimates suggest.
A trip from April 27, 2012 to August 12, 2012, travelling to London. It has been predicted that 205 nations will take part in 300 events at 2012 Olympics.