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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee kicks off with pomp in UK


London: Queen Elizabeth II stepped gingerly onto the Buckingham Palace balcony Thursday, drawing wild cheers from the tens of thousands who came to join her at the start of four days of celebrations of her 70 years on the throne. The jubilee is being commemorated with a four-day holiday extravaganza and events including a concert...

Indians throw Covid-19 caution out of the window in celebration rush


A huge rush of people has been thronging marketplaces across all major cities and towns in India to make festive purchases this Diwali. Union Ministry of Health and state authorities have been cautioning people to maintain social distancing and follow other Covid-19 protocols to prevent the resurgence of pandemic. India had witnessed a devastating second...