India’s Republic Day was Thursday. A solemn parade and other formalities took place to mark the 62nd year since India became a constitutionally-governed republic. These photos illustrate the official proceedings.
It was a different situation entirely on the Jan. 26 Finnair flight from Helsinki to Delhi, when flight attendants entertained passengers with an Indian dance performance!
The YouTube video has been viewed more than 1,700,000 times. Read the backstory here on the Finnair blog.