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Brazil storm death toll rises to 16 

Authorities announced Sunday that the death toll from torrential rains that prompted flash floods and landslides in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state has risen...

Sacramento mass shooting

There were six deaths and more than a dozen injuries in the city of Sacramento on Sunday due to shooters opening fire.  Investigators are working...

Tamil Nadu withdraws compulsory Covid-19 vaccination order 

In much relief to the general public, Tamil Nadu Government withdrew its earlier order that required compulsory Covid-19 vaccination to visit public places on...

Ukraine condemns Russian atrocities in Bucha

On Sunday, Ukraine condemned alleged Russian atrocities in Ukrainian areas occupied by Russian troops.   This condemnation comes after Ukrainian troops discovered scores of dead bodies...

Pope Francis apologizes to the Indigenous People of Canada 

After a visit with delegations from Indigenous leaders of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis this week, Pope Francis has issued an apology for...

Ugadi Festival, all set for 2022 celebration

The Hindu festival of Ugadi, also known as Yugadi, takes place on the first day of the new year. It is mostly celebrated in...

India celebrates Gudi Padwa 2022

Gudi Padwa is the Marathi new year known as the Samvatsar Padvo, celebrated by the Maharashtrians and Konkanis across India. The cycle of sixty...

Former Chief Constable Simon Cole found dead at his home

Former Leicestershire's Chief Constable Simon Cole was today found dead at this home. His body was discovered at his home in Kibworth Harcourt, in...

Cruise travels now allowed by CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dropped the warning for cruise travelers after two years on Wednesday. They lifted the ban due to...