REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 11:52

Nepal festival celebrates end of monsoon season – in pictures

The annual Infra Jatra festival, named after the god of rain and heaven, is celebrated by worshipping, singing, dancing and feasting in Kathmandu valley Continue reading......

Nepal festival celebrates end of monsoon season – in pictures

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Peru celebrates Inca sun festival: Inti Raymi – in pictures In Cusco, a re-enactment of the Inca festival of the sun attracts thousands of tourists at the end of June, closing a month of religious and cultural festivities Continue reading......
2019-06-28, 09:00

| At least 50 dead in Nepal's monsoon Floods and landslides caused by torrential monsoon rains have killed at least 50 people across Nepal while dozens more are missing, officials said Sunday....
2019-07-14, 17:39

Monsoon rains kill 30 people in Nepal, others missing Flash floods and landslides in Nepal triggered by monsoon rains killed 15 people and injured 12 overnight while another 18 have gone missing, officials said on Saturday....
2019-07-13, 16:39

Millions Displaced as Monsoon Floods Hit India, Nepal and Bangladesh More than a hundred people have died and millions were forced to leave their homes as monsoon rains have devastated parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh. At least three million people have been displaced in north and Northeast India, reports the BBC, including almost two million people in the northe...
2019-07-16, 10:13

Acute Monsoon Flooding in Nepal and India Leaves Dozens Dead The death toll was likely to rise significantly, with hundreds of thousands displaced from their homes as severe rains lashed South Asia, officials said....
2019-07-14, 18:13

Pride sale celebrates 50 years since Stonewall – in pictures To mark WorldPride and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, Swann Galleries in New York is holding a Pride sale, which explores and celebrates the art, influence and history of the LGBTQ+ community. Books, manuscripts, photographs, archives, art and objects from the last two centuries wil...
2019-06-19, 10:39

Lexington Pride Festival celebrates milestones LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington’s annual LGBTQ Pride celebration is noting several milestones this year. The city’s 12th annual Pride Festival coincides with a important anniversary for the gay rights movement. It was on June 28, 1969, when patrons at a gay bar called Stonewa...
2019-06-29, 17:13

Switzerland celebrates rare wine festival Dubbed a once-in-a-generation spectacle, Swiss and tourists alike are flocking to a Lake Geneva town to celebrate the region's winemakers. Organizers said the festival "highlights the work on the vineyard."...
2019-07-19, 21:52

Apollo 50 Festival: Washington celebrates the moon landing Space fans can learn all about the moon, Mars and NASA at a three-day event in the US capital. Whether you want to know about satellite imaging or be run over by a Mars rover — it's all there!...
2019-07-19, 21:52

Goodwood Festival sculpture celebrates Aston Martin Central Feature highlights British firm's World Sportscar Championship title win at the venue Aston Martin is be the subject of this year’s Central Feature at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, with a sculpture celebrating the 70th anniversary of its first race at the venue’s race circuit, and the 60t...
2019-07-04, 12:39

Google Doodle Celebrates Asia’s Dragon Boat Festival. Here’s What to Know Loud drumbeats will be heard near the shorelines of several major cities across Asia on Friday. Crowds will gather on beaches and river banks to cheer on rowers paddling furiously to the beat, trying achieve victory in boat races that mark a beloved holiday in Asia, the Dragon Boat Festival. Friday&...
2019-06-07, 09:39

Switzerland's wine festival – in pictures The Swiss town of Vevey has staged a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century. The three-week Fête des Vignerons, which began in 1797, is held roughly every 20 years and on Thursday...
2019-07-19, 14:39

Nepal marks first Everest climb in deadly season Nepal has commemorated the anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest more than 60 years ago amid a climbing season marred by the highest death toll in four years. (May 29)        ...
2019-05-30, 01:52

San Fermín running of the bulls festival – in pictures Hundreds of thousands of visitors attend the fiesta in Pamplona, Spain, many participating in the highlight event – the running of the bulls, or encierro Continue reading......
2019-07-07, 16:52

Painting the town red: la Tomatina festival – in pictures La Tomatina festival in Buñol, a town in eastern Spain, began in 1945 but was banned for much of General Franco’s regime. Last year, 22,000 attendees threw about 150 tonnes of ripe tomatoes Continue reading......
2019-08-29, 14:26

Nepal sets new rules for Everest climbers after deadly season Permit will depend on climbers having ascended at least one 6,500-metre Nepalese peakAll climbers seeking a permit for Everest must have prior high altitude mountaineering experience and demonstrable training, a high-level commission for the Nepalese government has ruled.The recommendation was issue...
2019-08-14, 23:26

The best photography from Cortona on the Move festival 2019 – in pictures The relationship between humans and the landscape is the theme of Italy’s leading contemporary photography festival. Now in its ninth year, Cortona on the Move brings together photographers from around the world with a program of exhibitions, lectures and workshops taking place until 29 September Co...
2019-08-21, 10:26

Edinburgh international book festival 2019 – in pictures From prime ministers to sheep herders to broadcasters and novelists, photographer Murdo MacLeod captures the stars of this year’s event Continue reading......
2019-08-27, 21:13

Places to get sandbags for monsoon season The Monsoon is upon us, but lucky for Southern Arizonans, there are places to get sandbags. The City of Marana handed out sandbags Tuesday at the yard of the Marana Operations Center and Marana Heritage Park. More sandbags will be given to residents on Tuesday, August 13, city officials say. But Mar...
2019-08-07, 06:52

Space hoppers and superstars: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer Murdo Macleod has been seeking out the wildest, weirdest and best shows during the second week of the Edinburgh fringe festival Continue reading......
2019-08-11, 17:00

Terrifying trapeze and homeless histories: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer hits the ground running to capture highlights, from a journey through Kate Grenville’s The Secret River to a fierce look at power by comedian Lucy McCormick Continue reading......
2019-08-04, 19:26

Rohingya refugees prepare camps for Monsoon season As monsoon season begins in Bangladesh, Rohingya refugees are working with humanitarian agencies to fortify the flood-prone terrain where they have taken refuge. Diego Cupolo reports from Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh....
2019-05-31, 14:26

13 Diet Tips For Pregnant Women To Follow This Monsoon Season Pregnant women in particular should choose foods carefully that are nutritious yet light on the stomach, as monsoon brings along several gastrointestinal disturbances....
2019-07-22, 11:39

Monsoon Diet Tips: 5 Fruits To Eat For Glowing Skin This Season  Monsoon skin health: If you are done with experimenting with every new skin product in town and not seeing any effective results - we have got something for you!...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Sexy lamps, time travel and punchy comedy: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer Murdo MacLeod captures more of this year’s eclectic Edinburgh festival shows, featuring everything from black holes to Basil Brush Continue reading......
2019-08-27, 02:13

Boomtown: Pictures show litter, tents and rubbish left behind at festival despite 70% drop in campsite waste These pictures show the litter, tents and rubbish left behind at Boomtown festival, despite the event celebrating a three-quarters reduction in campsite waste....
2019-08-14, 21:00

Jaishankar To Visit Nepal To Participate In Nepal-India Joint Commission External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is scheduled to visit Nepal this week to participate in the fifth meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission to review the overall state of bilateral relations....
2019-08-19, 10:52

Japanese town celebrates first whale catch of the season As Misako Komiya watched a crew of men in rubber boots peeling skin and blubber off a whale with long knives, she was already planning how to prepare the five kilos (10 lbs) of meat she intended to buy....
2019-07-18, 12:39

NFL celebrates 100th season with Snapchat AR Lens that comes to life The National Football League and Snap have made another augmented reality experience together. In celebration of the NFL's 100th season, which kicks off on September 5th, the companies are unveiling an AR Lens that lets people scan an NFL 100 logo an......
2019-08-27, 17:39

Koeman celebrates good season despite loss to Portugal Dutch coach Ronald Koeman celebrated the Netherland's season despite Sunday's loss to Portugal in the Nations League final       ...
2019-06-10, 03:01

Modern Family Celebrates Its Final Season With a Salute to the Characters It's the beginning of the end for Modern Family, and to celebrate, ABC is pulling out all the stops, including releasing some very modern art. E! News has your first look at the......
2019-08-28, 22:26

Monsoon Diet: Drink This 3-Ingredient Coconut Water Juice To Boost Your Immunity This Season Not only does coconut water provides our body with a good dose of electrolytes, but also has the potential of doing wonders for our skin-health, heart-health as well as the waistline...
2019-07-20, 16:26

‘Black Mirror’ review: Season 5 celebrates kinky virtual reality sex Two college friends have a virtual affair with each other in the Season 5 premiere of Netflix’s “Black Mirror.” In the season opener, “Striking Vipers,” Danny (Anthony Mackie) and Karl (Yahya Abdul Mateen II) are reunited at Danny’s birthday party. They haven̵...
2019-06-05, 19:39

A time and a place: this season's best watches – in pictures Check out David Beckham’s favourite, and then find a minute for the latest watches from Omega, Hublot and Tag HeuerRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement Continue reading......
2019-09-12, 09:52

Monsoon Diet: This Low-Calorie Snack Is Ideal For Weight Loss In Monsoon  Corns are bursting with a number of health benefits. In this recipe of mixed corn chaat, the chef has used the monsoon favourite and mixed it up with high protein dal sprouts....
2019-07-24, 17:00

Arsenal tour in pictures: Gunners jet off from Stansted for US pre-season games without captain Laurent Koscielny Arsenal's pre-season preparations began in chaotic fashion on Thursday as the Gunners jetted off from Stansted Airport without club captain Laurent Koscielny....
2019-07-11, 14:13

Gold Tax Hike Fuels Smuggling Fears; May Hit Festival, Wedding Season India, the world's biggest consumer of gold after China, increased the import tax on the precious metal for the first time since 2013, spurring domestic prices to a record. Shares of jewelers slumped....
2019-07-05, 17:39

The Chicago International Film Festival welcomes spooky season with an After Dark exclusive Fall is on its way—The Onion’s own Mr. Autumn Man has declared it so. And with the cooler weather and shorter days comes the advent of what social media has collectively dubbed “spooky season,” the extended Halloween celebration that now extends well into September (not that we’re complaining, just ...
2019-09-14, 08:00

4 Warn Monsoon: Preparing for Monsoon 2019 TUCSON – The News 4 Tucson storm alert team is helping you prepare for monsoon 2019. Excessive heat can be a danger faced by those in southern Arizona. According to the National Weather Service, heat kills more people than tornadoes, floods, hurricanes, Earthquakes and lightning combined. News...
2019-06-11, 07:13

'Power' premiere: 50 Cent performs, Starz cast celebrates final season in New York The final season premiere of "Power" got a hometown sendoff at Madison Square Garden, with the entire cast in attendance and a performance by 50 Cent.        ...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Jojo Rabbit wins top prize at Toronto International Film Festival, raising hopes for Oscar season As predicted by our own A.A. Dowd in one of his TIFF dispatches, Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit—in which the Thor: Ragnarok director plays Adolf Hitler as the petty, cartoonish imaginary friend of a shy Nazi boy—has won the People’s Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival. This is parti...
2019-09-16, 01:13

Monsoon or non-soon? Is there still hope for Monsoon 2019? 2019 started off strong in the weather department with above-average precipitation. However things took a turn during monsoon with very few storms in the Tucson Metro. This is a time of year when Tucson is supposed to receive about half of its yearly rainfall. With only about one month left of mons...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Healthy Monsoon Diet: 3 Immunity Boosting Teas To Stay Healthy This Monsoon Herbal teas are known as warriors in the battle against poor health. Herbal teas like adrak chai (ginger tea), tulsi tea, masala chai, and even cinnamon tea help boost our immunity. Here are a few......
2019-07-07, 09:39

Monsoon Skin Diet: 5 Diet Tips To Get Glowing Skin This Rainy Season If you are fed up with your dry and dull skin this monsoon, we must tell you that there are plenty of natural ways in which you may get your sheen back....
2019-08-22, 14:13

At least 47 people killed in Nepal floods Large areas have been submerged by heavy monsoon rain in recent days, with many rivers still above flood levelThe death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days has risen to 47, with dozens more injured or missing, according to the Nepalese government.Incessant monsoon r...
2019-07-14, 14:52

Nepal says bans WeChat Pay, Alipay Nepal has banned popular Chinese digital payment apps WeChat Pay and AliPay saying payments from the unregistered systems were illegal and resulting in a loss of income to the Himalayan nation, a spokesman for the central bank said on Wednesday....
2019-05-22, 15:39

Nepal explosions kill three, at least eight injured No one has claimed responsibility for the blasts but police suspect a splinter political group. Three people have perished and several others wounded....
2019-05-26, 18:13

Nepal explosions kill 3, at least 8 injured No one has claimed responsibility for the blasts, but police suspect a political splinter group. Three people have died and several others have been wounded....
2019-05-27, 00:00

Himalayan highs … and lows: trekking in Nepal Big skies and golden eagles aside, without the training even Nepal’s ‘easiest’ hike is a challenge. But the mountains still work their magic on our writerOn the second morning of our trek up Poon Hill, in a clearing in a rhododendron forest, my friend Ali and I stopped for a breather. Rarely has the...
2019-07-14, 12:39

Former UN official jailed for child abuse in Nepal A Canadian aid worker will serve time in jail for sexually abusing two children aged 12 and 14 in Nepal. Peter Dalglish has had a long career in the aid sector and was awarded the Order of Canada in 2017....
2019-07-09, 13:26

Nepal protesters demand government keep away from trusts KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Thousands of people have gathered in Nepal’s capital to protest proposed legislation that would allow the government to nationalize centuries-old community and religious trusts responsible for organizing festivals and ceremonies. The protesters gathered near the prime m...
2019-06-19, 13:13

| Trash from the top of the world handed over for recycling in Nepal Aluminium ladders and cans collected from Mount Everest may find a second life as pots and pans, as bags of trash were collected after the climbing season....
2019-06-05, 19:26

43 Dead, 24 Missing In Floods, Landslides In Nepal At least 43 people, including 18 women, were killed and 20 others injured in floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in various parts of Nepal, the police said....
2019-07-14, 13:26

Climbers Did Not Die Due To Congestion On Mount Everest, Says Nepal Nepal's Department of Tourism (DoT) on Thursday claimed that high altitude sickness and other health reasons caused deaths on Mount Everest this spring season, not congestion....
2019-06-13, 09:52

Will Run Government For Full Term: Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday said he will continue for full five-year term and warned his detractors not to "day dream about toppling" his government....
2019-08-18, 20:52

Nepal financial inclusion: Banking on top of the world Nepal’s government wants everyone to have access to a bank and has ordered a branch in each of the country’s 753 districts. Asiamoney journeys to one of the poorest and most remote parts of Asia, high in the Himalayas, to see if its grand financial-inclusion plan is working....
2019-06-28, 11:39

Capital markets: Nepal seeks the right rating Chaos and upheaval in Nepal have given way to growth and stability, and investors have taken note. Capital is flowing in from India and China, while the government pushes ahead with securing its inaugural credit rating, but can the good times last?...
2019-06-28, 11:52

Centre Thinking About Indo-Nepal Border Fencing, Says BJP MP Terming human trafficking the "most heinous crime", BJP MP Akshaibar Lal said today that the Centre is mulling the possibility of fencing the Indo-Nepal border to curb such illegal activities....
2019-09-17, 19:00

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Security forces in Nepal are on high alert amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that killed four people and wounded seven more in the capital. Schools and main markets remained closed on Monday in Kathmandu while traf...
2019-05-27, 08:39

Scores dead as monsoons hit India, Nepal, Bangladesh Monsoon-triggered floods and landslides have killed at least 85 people in South Asia in the past few days. Almost 870,000 people have been affected by floods in India's northeastern state of Assam....
2019-07-14, 11:26

Nepal Seeks Help Identifying Bodies Found on Everest Four corpses were removed from the mountain this season, one of the deadliest ever. It’s unclear when the climbers died, and some of the bodies are unrecognizable, Nepalese officials said....
2019-06-07, 16:52

China's Mobile-Payment Giants Come Under Fire in Nepal The Himalayan nation dealt a blow to Chinese payment platforms that have been aggressively expanding abroad, restricting them after finding that some transactions they facilitated flouted its laws....
2019-05-22, 19:13

Mandarin Made Mandatory In Many Nepal Schools: Report Many schools across Nepal have made it mandatory for students to learn Mandarin lured by the Chinese government's offer to cover salaries of teachers who teach the language, a media report said on......
2019-06-15, 11:52

Nepal's KP Sharma Oli To Attend PM Modi's Swearing-In Ceremony Nepal's Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli will attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, his press advisor said on Wednesday....
2019-05-29, 16:13

Canadian gets to 9 years in prison in Nepal for abusing boys A Nepal court has sentenced a Canadian aid worker to 9 years in prison after he was convicted of sexually abusing 2 boys who were found at his home last year...
2019-07-09, 06:52

8, Including Toddler, Die Collecting "Himalayan Viagra" In Nepal At least eight people died while collecting rare medicinal fungus Yarsagumba, popularly known as the "Himalayan viagra", in Nepal's Dolpa district, police said in Kathmandu on Thursday....
2019-06-06, 17:52

Nepal's CG Group ties up with Huawei to launch 4G services Nepal's Chaudhary Group (CG) has signed a deal worth about $100 million with China's Huawei Technologies to bring 4G phone services to the country, CG's chief executive said, shrugging off U.S. security concerns about Huawei's products....
2019-07-01, 22:00

Explosions in Nepal’s capital leave 3 dead, 5 wounded KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police say three people were killed and at least five others wounded in two different explosions in Nepal’s capital. Police official Shyam Lal Gyawali says authorities are investigating the two explosions, which occurred Sunday about an hour apart in two Kathmandu neigh...
2019-05-26, 15:39

KP Oli Invites PM Modi To Nepal After Attending Oath Ceremony Nepal Prime Minister KP Oli has extended an invitation to Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a visit to his country and strengthen bilateral relations through regular exchange of......
2019-06-01, 16:26

Flood Hit Nepal Appeals To International Agencies To Extend Help: Reports Flood-hit Nepal has appealed to the international agencies for help to prevent the possible water-borne diseases and to ensure proper health services to the tens of thousand of people affected by the......
2019-07-15, 18:39

Nepal Authorities Clear 11 Tonnes Of Trash From Mount Everest The Nepalese government on Monday concluded its clean-up drive of the Mount Everest and said it had collected nearly 11 tonnes of trash that had piled up on the peak for decades....
2019-05-27, 17:26

Floods and landslides kill at least 94 people in Nepal, India and Bangladesh At least 94 people have died in Bangladesh, Nepal and northeastern India, with millions affected after torrential rains triggered floods and landslides over the weekend....
2019-07-15, 22:26

South Asia soaked as monsoons hit India, Nepal, Bangladesh Monsoon-triggered floods and landslides have killed at least 40 people in South Asia in two days. Almost 870,000 people have been affected by floods in India's northeastern state of Assam....
2019-07-13, 15:13

Nepal jails Canadian former UN official for sexually abusing boys Aid worker Peter Dalglish, 62, sentenced for abusing two boys, aged 12 and 14A former United Nations official has been jailed for sexually abusing children in Nepal after a trial that underscored the country’s growing appeal for foreign paedophiles.Peter John Dalglish, 62, a high-profile humanitaria...
2019-07-09, 14:00

Deaths rise as Nepal issues more permits for Mount Everest NAMCHE, Nepal (AP) — Seasoned mountaineers say Nepal’s reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to climb Mount Everest has caused dangerous overcrowding and contributed to a high death toll. Eleven people have died on the mountain this year, the highest number since 2015. The govern...
2019-05-28, 13:26

Nepal Says Overcrowding On Mount Everest "Not Sole Reason" Behind Deaths Nepal has denied accusations that the rise in the number of deaths of Mount Everest climbers is solely due to "overcrowding", adding adverse weather conditions also resulted in the deaths....
2019-05-27, 14:52

| Nepal declines permission for Dalai Lama's birthday celebration The Dalai Lama's birthday celebrations in Nepal have been cancelled after the government refused permission for the event to go ahead, officials said, in another sign of the growing influence of China over its Himalayan neighbour....
2019-07-07, 21:52

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc....
2019-07-15, 20:39

Two blasts in Nepal kill 3 and injure 5, security on high-alert At least three people were killed and five injured in two explosions in Nepal’s capital on Sunday — with police suspecting an outlawed communist group as being behind the attacks. The two blasts occurred about an hour apart in separate neighborhoods in Kathmandu, police official Shyam La...
2019-05-26, 23:52

UP Man Arrested In Nepal For Running Illegal Call Bypass Scam A 36-year-old Indian man has been arrested in Nepal for illegally operating call bypass on international calls that caused a loss of millions of rupees to the Himalayan nation's telecom department,......
2019-06-02, 23:26

Air India Flight Overshoots Main Runway At Nepal's Airport An Air India flight overshot the main runway of Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal today morning. The Airbus A320-214, which took off from Delhi in the morning for Nepal, missed approach the......
2019-06-02, 18:39

Nepal marks 1st Everest ascent amid debate over permits Nepal commemorated the anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest on Wednesday amid a climbing season marred by the highest death toll in four years and a debate on whether the government should limit permits to prevent dangerous overcrowding on the world's highest peak....
2019-05-30, 04:52

Monsoons, flash flooding kills at least 47 in Nepal, dozens missing 47 people have been killed and dozens are missing or injured after heavy rainfall caused massive flooding and landslides in Nepal over the past few days, according to the Nepalese government...
2019-07-14, 18:00

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
2019-07-14, 18:26

Nepal’s record-setting Everest guide returns as a hero KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Family, friends and supporters welcomed a veteran Sherpa guide upon his return to Nepal’s capital on Saturday, days after his 24th climb of Mount Everest extended his record. After flying back from Everest to Kathmandu, Kami Rita was greeted by the waiting crowd at the ...
2019-05-25, 16:13

Floods, landslides leave scores dead across Nepal, India Police in Nepal say flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have killed at least 43 people in the past few days, with more deaths reported across the Himalayan border in India...
2019-07-14, 09:13

Nepal picks up four bodies, 11 tonnes of garbage in Everest clean-up Nepali climbers have retrieved four bodies and collected some 11 tonnes of decades-old garbage from Mount Everest and its approach below the base camp as part of a drive to clean up the world's highest mountain, the government said on Wednesday....
2019-06-06, 00:00

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the worst-affected areas....
2019-07-22, 12:52

Nepal court says Canadian guilty of sexual abuse of children KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Nepal court official says a Canadian aid worker has been found guilty of sexually abusing two boys who were found at his home last year. Kavre District Court official Thakur Chandra Trital said the judge issued a guilty verdict this week against Peter Dalglish, a year after...
2019-06-12, 07:52

AP PHOTOS: Nepal’s painter caste struggles to save dying art AP PHOTOS: Nepal’s artistic caste struggles to save their dying art of painting Hindu gods as the younger generation leaves for work and school and traditional art forms are replaced by modern printing...
2019-08-29, 05:13

Nepal waits for relatives to claim bodies brought down from Mt. Everest Nepal on Thursday urged friends and families of four climbers whose bodies were brought down from Mount Everest to come forward and identify them, as the deadliest climbing season since 2015 came to an end....
2019-06-06, 18:39

78 dead in Nepal as flooding wreaks havoc in South Asia Monsoon flooding and landslides are continuing to cause havoc in South Asia, with the death toll rising to 78 in Nepal and authorities in neighboring northeastern India battling to provide relief to over 4 million people in the state of Assam...
2019-07-16, 17:39

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli Wishes PM Modi On His 69th birthday In 3 Languages Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli this morning wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 69th birthday in three different languages - English, Hindi and Gujarati....
2019-09-17, 06:13

Nepal Faces Mountainous Challenge Identifying Everest Bodies The bodies of four climbers who failed their Everest challenge and left little clue as to their identity have thrown up a new challenge for Nepalese authorities who control the world's tallest peak....
2019-06-09, 08:01

Nepal Everest cleanup drive yields garbage, bodies KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Officials in Nepal say a government expedition to Mount Everest has removed 11,000 kilograms (24,200 pounds) of garbage and four dead bodies from the world’s highest mountain. Tourism Department official Danduraj Ghimire said Wednesday that cleaners spent weeks on the s...
2019-06-05, 15:13

Nepal's record-setting Everest guide returns as a hero Family, friends and supporters have welcomed a veteran Sherpa guide upon his return to Nepal's capital days after his 24th climb of Mount Everest extended his record....
2019-05-25, 15:13

Nepal Objects To US Envoy's Move To Engage With People On Social Media The Nepal government today took strong exception to the US envoy's move to engage with Nepali people on a weekly basis through social media, saying it would only invite unnecessary controversy,......
2019-05-23, 11:00

Death toll in Nepal rains rises to 47, dozens missing, injured The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 47 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
2019-07-14, 13:52

Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple Owns Over 9kg gold, 1.3 Billion Rupees Cash A committee formed by the Nepal government, to investigate the assets owned by Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu on Wednesday, made public data that states that the shrine owns 276 kg of gold and 1.3......
2019-06-06, 06:39

Mount Everest climbers may have to prove experience, insurance to get permit from Nepal After 11 people died on Mt. Everest this spring, Nepal may require climbers to prove they have mountaineering experience and support to get a permit.        ...
2019-08-16, 14:26

Nepal court gives ex-U.N. adviser Peter Dalglish 9 years for child sex abuse A Nepali court has sentenced a prominent Canadian humanitarian and former United Nations adviser to nine years in prison for the sexual assaults of two boys last year....
2019-07-10, 05:52

As World Makes Gains Against Child Marriage, Nepal Struggles to Catch Up Nepal’s government is moving forward with a campaign to eradicate the practice, but the challenges are daunting, as activists say the marriages are increasing in some villages....
2019-06-07, 09:00

Babies in Nepal get quarter of calories from junk food, study finds Diets heavy on snack foods linked to undernutrition and stunting, say researchersChildren under the age of two in Nepal are getting a quarter of their calories from junk food, according to groundbreaking research that warns their diet is linked to stunting and undernutrition.Biscuits, crisps, instan...
2019-07-17, 09:26

Bihar's Flood Situation To Worsen After Heavy Rain In Nepal: Official The flood situation in Bihar remained grim on Wednesday and is expected to worsen as neighbouring Nepal is witnessing heavy rainfall and the water from the overflowing rivers there may flow in to......
2019-07-24, 14:26

Former Canadian UN worker and renowned humanitarian sentenced in Nepal for raping boys For decades, Peter Dalglish, 62, held a distinguished reputation as one of Canada’s most esteemed and accomplished humanitarians devoted to the wellbeing of poor children. But on Monday, he was sentenced by a Nepali court to at least nine years behind bars for raping two young boys in a small villag...
2019-07-10, 02:26

Nepal Floods Death Toll Reaches 67, Rainfall To Continue: Officials The death toll from the monsoon floods and landslides in Nepal has increased to 67, while 32 people were reported missing and over 40 others injured, officials said on Monday....
2019-07-16, 11:52

Nepal bans single-use plastics at Mount Everest starting next year Officials in Nepal announced Thursday single-use plastics on or around Mount Everest will be entirely outlawed next year -- as part of an effort to to curb pollution left by climbers and tourists....
2019-08-23, 08:52

Nepal Looks To Limit Mount Everest Access After Deaths, But Doubts Linger Under pressure after a deadly season on traffic-clogged Mount Everest, Nepal is considering tightening access to the world's highest peak, but mountaineering experts fear the proposed changes could......
2019-06-05, 13:26

Monsoon? More like non-soon TUCSON – After promising signs last weekend for Monsoon 2019, it’s looking more like non-soon rather than monsoon. Even though rain chances are not in the forecast, temperatures will begin to cool down. Lately, we’ve been seeing above average temperatures for this time of year, but...
2019-07-03, 03:13

Sacred Games Season 2: The Biggest Talking Points and Season 3 Concerns Sacred Games 2 is now available for viewing and download on Netflix, so we dig into the good and the bad of the Indian series' return, including the character arcs of Sartaj (Saif Ali Khan) and......
2019-08-17, 23:52

Everest Deaths Rise As Nepal Continues to Issue Permits Amid Overcrowding (NAMCHE, Nepal) — Nepal’s reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to scale Mount Everest has contributed to dangerous overcrowding, with inexperienced climbers impeding others and causing deadly delays, seasoned mountaineers said. During the short period this season when the ...
2019-05-28, 18:26

Mount Everest death toll rise not solely due to overcrowding, Nepal official says A recent spike in deaths atop the tallest mountain in the world doesn't solely have to do with recent overcrowding but includes a myriad of other factors, a top official in Nepal said Sunday....
2019-05-27, 18:52

Climbers call for Nepal to limit Mount Everest permits as deaths rise NAMCHE, Nepal — Nepal’s reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to scale Mount Everest has contributed to dangerous overcrowding, with inexperienced climbers impeding others and causing deadly delays, seasoned mountaineers said. During the short period this season when the weather was cl...
2019-05-28, 17:26

Nepal Can Reap Huge Benefits From India's Economic Growth: Indian Envoy Nepal can reap huge benefits from the steady economic growth of India, which is poised to be a $5 trillion economy by 2025, Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri has said....
2019-07-19, 15:13

Mount Everest death spike prompting review of 'all the old laws,' Nepal official says A climbing season that's be married by the highest death toll in on Mount Everest in four years has prompted officials in Nepal to review rules about who is allowed up the mountain, after complaints of overcrowding and inexperienced climbers....
2019-05-30, 04:52

Nepal Climber Bests Own Record Within Week, Scales Everest For 24th Time Just a week after breaking his own record for the most number of summits on Mount Everest, Kami Rita Sherpa yet again climbed the world's highest mountain today morning....
2019-05-21, 19:26

Branded "Witch", Nepal Woman Beaten Up, Forced To Eat Human Excreta: Cops A 35-year-old woman in Nepal was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat human faeces by a group of villagers over accusations of witchcraft, the police said on Sunday....
2019-08-19, 08:26

Nepal Denies Tibetans' Request To Hold Dalai Lama Birthday Celebration The Tibetan community in Nepal called off plans to mark the birthday of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama after their request for a public celebration was rejected over security concerns, a......
2019-07-07, 14:00

Mount Everest climbers seen crushed together in new video as Nepal debates limiting permits A crush of climbers waiting to ascend the world's tallest summit can be seen in a newly released video amid the ongoing debate whether Nepal should limit permits to prevent dangerous overcrowding on the world's highest peak....
2019-05-30, 19:26

4 bodies recovered from Mount Everest as Nepal seeks help in identifying dead climbers Nepal is seeking help to identify four climbers whose bodies were brought down from Mount Everest during a particularly deadly climbing season.        ...
2019-06-10, 16:52

Nepal Court Orders 16-Year Jail Term For Ex-UN Worker For Child Sex Abuse A court in Nepal's Kathmandu on Monday announced 16 years of prison sentence and penalty worth one million (in Nepali Rupees) for a former United Nations official from Canada found guilty of child......
2019-07-08, 22:39

Nepal Woman Hired Indian Contract Killer To Murder Mother: Police A woman along with her boyfriend was arrested in Nepal on Monday for allegedly hiring an Indian contract killer to murder her mother who was opposed to their relationship, Kathmandu police said....
2019-07-01, 21:26

British climber dies on Everest as death toll of climbers in Nepal reaches 18 A British climber too weak to descend from Mount Everest died on Saturday, officials said, the eighth climber to die on the world’s tallest mountain and the 18th in Nepal's Himalayas during the current climbing season....
2019-05-25, 19:13

Monsoon rain so far TUCSON – It was a slow start to the monsoon and, as a result, our rainfall totals are below average. Here is a look at totals so far since June 15th and to the right are the averages. You can see that we are below average all across the board thanks to the slow start to the monsoon. Looking a...
2019-08-01, 17:39

Santa Clarita Diet's costume designer Mona May on how Drew Barrymore's look evolved from season to season Earlier this year, Netflix cancelled Santa Clarita Diet after just three gruesome but hilarious seasons. We’re still not quite over it, but thankfully Santa Clarita costume designer Mona May is here to ease our pain. We sat down with her to talk about working with Drew Barrymore, how Sheila’s costum...
2019-06-18, 01:00

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. wraps up season 6 with a whimper, then sets up a banging season 7 Listen: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has come unstuck in time. (Again.) But that bonkers season-ending twist takes a while to get to, as season six’s two-part finale first has to wrap up some key threads which have dogged our fearless team all season — though, really, it’s Izel and her plans to unleash he...
2019-08-03, 08:13

13 Reasons Why gets third season trailer, renewal for a fourth and final season Netflix has finally set a release date for the third season of its controversial teen drama, 13 Reasons Why, and with it comes the announcement that they’re just as exhausted with it as we are. Yes, the show will get a fourth season, but it will be the show’s last....
2019-08-01, 22:52

Chelsea hope N'Golo Kante will be fit for new season after injured star leaves pre-season tour early Chelsea hope sending N'Golo Kante home from their tour of Japan for treatment on his knee injury will give the midfielder a better chance of being fit for the new season....
2019-07-22, 13:39

Order of Canada recipient Peter Dalglish found guilty of child sex assault in Nepal An Order of Canada recipient has been found guilty of sexually assaulting children in Nepal after a police investigation and trial his lawyers describe as a travesty of justice....
2019-06-12, 01:26

Canadian aid worker Peter Dalglish jailed 16 years in Nepal for sexual assault of boys Dalglish, an Order of Canada recipient, was convicted last month after a police investigation and trial his lawyers described as a travesty of justice....
2019-07-08, 23:52

'Ray Donovan' Season 7, 'Shameless' Season 10 to premiere in November Showtime has announced the premiere dates for its collection of original shows including "Ray Donovan," "Shameless," "Kidding" and "The L Word: Generation Q."...
2019-08-03, 00:00

Season's Best: 4 Unique Ways Of Eating Pears This Season One of the best ways of using fruits to our benefit is to eat them while they are in season. Here are some interesting ways of eating pears this season!...
2019-09-06, 17:39

The 100 Season 6 Finale Sets Up a Seriously Trippy Final Season What the actual heck? The 100 just ended its sixth season on a very strange note, and one that we have little idea of how to explain. We tried to ask showrunner Jason Rothenberg, and he......
2019-08-07, 08:00

Monsoon Dust Project The State of Arizona is hoping a new dust detection system will help keep drivers safe during monsoon. Arizona Department of Transportation will be widening sections of Interstate-10 for a project aimed at reducing dust-related crashes. It includes a set of long-range radars near Picacho Peak, that ...
2019-06-23, 07:26

Preparing for the start of monsoon TUCSON- Saturday marks the official start of the monsoon. The seasonal weather can make driving conditions very dangerous. First responders say now is the time to prepare yourself for this summer’s weather. “It can be 105 degrees out not a cloud in the sky,” John Walka Rural Metro...
2019-06-16, 08:26

Last shot at Monsoon moisture? TUCSON – Monsoon moisture returns this weekend but will this be our last shot? As we all know, the monsoon has been a bit sad this summer. We had a VERY slow start in June and had “some” good days in July and August. Even with those active days, it hasn’t been enough to help ...
2019-09-06, 04:13

Here Is Why Monsoon Is Critical For The Economy India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast average rainfall in 2019, while the country's only private forecaster Skymet has predicted below-normal rainfall....
2019-06-19, 14:52

Monsoon Safety Fair TUCSON – It is heating up out there which means the monsoon cannot be far behind. Monday, public safety agencies are holding a Monsoon Safety Fair. The News 4 Tucson weather team will be there also, giving away free rain gauges. The event will be held at the Park Place Mall from 10 a.m. to 2 p...
2019-06-09, 08:39

Monsoon comeback this weekend! TUCSON – Happy Friday! Staying hot and above average with isolated storms possible and then we get more active by the end of the weekend! Today: Still several degrees above average, most stay dry (10%). High: 103° Tonight: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 78° Tomorrow: Slightly hotter with a stra...
2019-09-06, 16:52

Preparing for Monsoon 2019 TUCSON –The blazing heat. The sounds. The sights. Intense lighting. And of course, the wonderful smell of creosote. All part of what makes the monsoon such a special time of year across the desert southwest. Annually, Tucson sees 85 percent daytime sunshine, ranking fifth in the entire nation. The m...
2019-06-10, 21:26

Monsoon 2019 roars back for some TUCSON – It didn’t rain for most of Tucson, but a severe storm impacted Marana and Oro Valley Wednesday evening. Damaging winds knocked out power to thousands, flipped over a semi along I-10 in Marana and toppled large trees and power lines around 6pm Wednesday. Courtesy of Preston Wilso...
2019-07-25, 07:26

Slow start to the monsoon is catching up to us! TUCSON – We had some accumulating rainfall over the weekend and it helped us out a little bit. However, most of us are still way below average for monsoon rain. Areas to the east were pretty active over the weekend and even Metro Tucson saw some accumulating rainfall early Sunday morning! Eve...
2019-09-10, 02:26

| India monsoon floods kill at least 100 Floods have killed at least 100 people and displaced hundreds of thousands across much of India with the southern state of Kerala worst hit, authorities have said....
2019-08-11, 14:13

Monsoon rains kill 165 in India Heavy monsoon rains in India have killed more than 160 people as landslides and overflowing rivers flood villages across four states, according to local officials....
2019-08-12, 10:39

Another round of monsoon storms develop Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona again today. Heavy downpours, along with lightning and gusty winds occurred, mainly south and east of Tucson. Tomorrow, high pressure will move across our area.  This will increase temperatures both Monday and Tuesday....
2019-07-15, 05:26

Monsoon storms fire up across Tucson TUCSON – Widespread rain and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona today. The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Watch, which is in effect until 5 a.m. Sunday morning. This watch impacts 14 counties across Arizona including sections of Pima, Pinal, Santa Cruz, Cochise, Gr...
2019-08-11, 06:39

Sunday Forecast: Feeling more like Monsoon TUCSON  – Lingering moisture and above average heat will keep a few showers and thunderstorms in the forecast the next couple of days. This will be followed by a drop in thunderstorm chances until late in the week and into next weekend when moisture returns. 105 for the high Monday with a 10% ...
2019-07-01, 04:26

Monsoon storms return this afternoon! TUCSON – Higher chance for storms this afternoon and evening! The favorable spots will to the south and east, however, we could see isolated to scattered storms in Tucson and to the north as well. Also, not as hot today with highs in the low 100s.  Today: Clouds increase with isolated to scat...
2019-07-17, 14:52

Preparing your vehicle for monsoon rain TUCSON – Though we are in the monsoon, there has not been much rain yet, but it is coming. And now is the time to start getting your vehicle ready for it. “You want as much tread as possible to push away the water,” said Mark Seigh, MPG Store Manager. “That’s going to m...
2019-07-12, 00:13

Monsoon 2019 is finally waking up! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms possible this afternoon! Biggest impacts include gusty wind and blowing dust. Could see some heavy rain where storms develop as well.  Today: Isolated storms. Gusty wind and blowing dust possible (20%). High: 106° Tonight: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 79...
2019-07-12, 19:52

Monsoon 2019: Viewer submitted photos One thing Tucsonans love is rain. However, Tucson hasn’t been seeing much of it. The good thing is most of Tucson picked up some much-needed rain on Monday. According to Meteorologist Shea Sorenson, storm chances for Tuesday have slightly decreased, but we still have an opportunity, 30 percent. Mean...
2019-07-24, 02:52

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Flash floods TUCSON Flash floods are one of the most common and deadly severe weather events in the United States. Because of Arizona’s wet winter, the National Weather Service (NWS) is expecting a delayed start to the monsoon storms However, warmer Pacific Ocean temperatures may bring tropical moisture into our...
2019-06-14, 12:52

Monsoon Delayed By A Week, But Likely To be Normal This Year The onset of the southwest monsoon in the country is likely to be delayed by a week, arriving only by June 6 or 7 instead of the first day of the month, Union Minister of Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan......
2019-06-04, 13:52

Monsoon kicks into high gear today! TUCSON –  The monsoon ramps up this afternoon for all of Southern Arizona including Metro Tucson!  Today: Afternoon thunderstorms expected (50%). High: 103° Tonight: Storms die down, but a few showers possible (30%). Low: 78° Tomorrow: Isolated to scattered storms during the afternoon (30%). ...
2019-07-22, 18:39

Monsoon activity picks up late week! TUCSON – It was an active afternoon and evening for several spots yesterday but that won’t be the same case today. Today: A.M. showers for Metro Tucson, P.M. scattered storms to the south and east (20%). High: 103° Tonight: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 80° Tomorrow: Isolated to scattere...
2019-08-06, 17:00

Preparing for power outages during Monsoon 2019 TUCSON- It is officially Monsoon, and Tucson Electric Power workers are gearing up for a busy season of storms and the power outages that often come with them. Outages and high temperatures can make for a deadly combination. Back in October, the Arizona Corporation Commission made an emergency rule ...
2019-06-30, 04:26

In India, all eyes on a monsoon that is critical for the economy India's monsoon has progressed more slowly than usual after hitting the southern state of Kerala nearly a week late. Monsoon rains have been 44% lower-than-average so far in June, delaying the sowing of summer-sown crops and raising concerns that parts of the country could face a worsening drought....
2019-06-19, 14:13

The monsoon ebbs while the heat is turned back on TUCSON – The weekend was feeling very monsoon-like. Most of Tucson picked up some much needed rain. The pattern is about to shift to what we’ve seen recently: hot and dry. An excessive heat warning is in place for all of Tucson for Tuesday as daytime highs climb to levels well above the ...
2019-07-16, 09:52

Monsoon Likely To Become Active This Week, Says Weather Department June ended with 33 per cent of monsoon precipitation and over 78 per cent of meteorological subdivision recording "deficient" rainfall, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD)....
2019-07-01, 03:39

Monsoon founder spars with landlords over rescue The owner of Monsoon Accessorize is facing demands from landlords to alter the terms of a multimillion pound support package to be unveiled by the fashion retailer next week....
2019-06-14, 17:00

City of Tucson distributes sandbags for the monsoon TUCSON – The official start of the monsoon is just days away and the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) wants residents to start preparing now. Starting Monday, TDOT is opening a self-serve sandbag site. TDOT officials say it is important that residents start getting sandbags a...
2019-06-10, 21:26

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: How much rain should you expect? TUCSON – With the monsoon kicking off Saturday, News 4 Tuscon wants to make sure southern Arizona is prepared for the next several months. The monsoon will last through the end of September. News 4 Tucson Chief Meteorologist Matt Brode shares information about the summer storms in the video be...
2019-06-15, 06:26

Monsoon 2019 strikes hard for some Tucsonans TUCSON – In what’s been an almost silent start to monsoon 2019, Mother Nature finally picked up some steam. Scattered storms developed around 2 pm on Monday and became widespread and severe by 5 pm. As of 9:00 pm Monday night most of the region was still under a rare Severe Thunderstorm ...
2019-07-23, 08:39

Waiting for the Monsoon, Discovering a Brain Tumor Instead As a reporter was covering India’s climatic extremes, a medical emergency intervened, and the story became not only about monsoons, but also about Indian society, the human mind and a glioblastoma....
2019-08-31, 14:52

Record 8,000 mm Rain In Maharashtra's Mahabaleshwar This Monsoon The most popular hill station in western India, Mahabaleshwar, which earned the distinction of being the wettest place on Earth this monsoon, added another record to its credit on Wednesday, said a......
2019-09-11, 15:00

Several Parts Of Madhya Pradesh Get Pre-Monsoon Showers Pre-monsoon showers lashed several parts of Madhya Pradesh over a 24-hour period Thursday and Friday, an IMD official said, adding that rain accompanied by gusty winds is likely to occur in several......
2019-06-21, 20:52

Preparing for Monsoon: Lightning myths and facts TUCSON – Lightning in Southern Arizona can be a beautiful sight, especially during Monsoon. A shocking statistic says Arizona is one of the top 10 states for the number of people killed by lightning. Education is key. We have heard all the myths about lightning: Seek shelter under a tree, met...
2019-06-13, 08:13

India's monsoon rain below average for fifth straight week India's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were below average for the fifth time in a row, although the deficit was the lowest since the start of the season, after it revived in central and western regions....
2019-07-04, 07:52

Monsoon flooding forces thousands from their homes in Myanmar Days of heavy monsoon rain and dangerously high river levels in Myanmar have forced more than 18,000 people from their homes and flooded at least one camp for people displaced by recent fighting, authorities and a politician said on Monday....
2019-07-15, 09:52

India: Mumbai wall collapses onto shanties during monsoon Heavy rainfall caused the wall to collapse in a slum settlement killing at least 15 people. India's financial center of 20 million people had been brought to a virtual standstill after two days of monsoon rains....
2019-07-02, 10:26

T-dot is opening a self-serve sandbag site to help you prepare for Monsoon Starting today, T-dot is opening a self-serve sandbag site to help you prepare for Monsoon. The sandbag site is in the east parking lot of Hi Corbett field. The bags are included but you will have to bring a shovel. A second site is opening in the north parking lot of the rodeo grounds on Wednesday ...
2019-06-11, 09:00

Monsoon landlords demand equity stake as CVA looms A quartet of commercial property giants are demanding an equity stake in Monsoon Accessorize, the fashion retailer, in return for supporting a financial restructuring....
2019-05-30, 20:39

Monsoon Rain Below Average For Fifth Straight Week: Report The country's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were below average for the fifth time in a row, although the deficit was the lowest since the start of the season, after it revived in......
2019-07-04, 09:52

7 dead after monsoon rains cause building in India to collapse Building collapses are common in India during the June-September monsoon season, when heavy rains weaken the foundations of structures that are poorly constructed....
2019-07-15, 07:00

Monsoon confirms £10m landlord profit share offer Troubled high street fashion retailer Monsoon Accessorize has confirmed it is launching a so-called company voluntary arrangement (CVA) to help the group return to profitability....
2019-06-20, 20:52

Monsoon storms might induce child birth for some women PHOENIX (KPNX) — The monsoon season brings wind, rain, flooding, dust and some very serious insurance claims for many people in Arizona. The season, which officially begins June 15th can also help induce labor for some full term expecting mothers. “Talk to enough labor nurses, and they’r...
2019-06-17, 21:52

Building collapse kills 12 in India after monsoon rains Rescuers say 11 soldiers are among a dozen bodies recovered from the debris of a three-story building that collapsed after monsoon rains hit a hilly area of northern India...
2019-07-15, 10:39

Government Looks To Pass Bills In Ongoing Monsoon Session Parliament Live Updates: Parliament is set to begin the day's proceeding in the ongoing Monsoon Session. The Lower House or Lok Sabha will discuss and vote on Demand for Grants under the Control of......
2019-07-16, 09:26

PACC offers ‘forecasted’ sales for Monsoon 2019 Cats / Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center TUCSON – Pima Animal Care Center will be offering “forecasted” sales this monsoon. The shelter will reduce adoption fees –the specials will be posted on PACC’s social media pages on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Summer is a busy time for the shelter becaus...
2019-06-27, 19:52

India To Receive Below-Average Monsoon Rains In Next Two Weeks India is likely to get below-average rainfall in the next two weeks with a large deficit in the soybean and cotton growing central and western regions....
2019-07-11, 20:00

City of Tucson prepares for monsoon with Operation Splash TUCSON – The monsoon is fast approaching. Its official first day is June 15. Driving flooded streets can get chaotic and dangerous, which is why the city is already preparing. Anyone who has lived in Tucson for the monsoon knows that when it rains, it floods. The City of Tucson is placing nume...
2019-06-05, 23:00

Monsoon Likely To Arrive In India On June 6, Says Weather Office Monsoon rains, which usually arrive on the southern tip of Kerala around June 1, are expected to arrive on the country's southern coast on June 6, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said today....
2019-06-01, 13:26

Monsoon To Be Delayed Further, Expected In Kerala On June 7: Skymet The sluggish pace of monsoon has further delayed its onset over Kerala to June 7, private weather forecaster Skymet has said, revising its earlier forecast date....
2019-06-01, 21:13

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Dangerous dust storms The good news is most dust storms blow through an area quickly. The bad news is that they can cause serious and sometimes fatal collisions on the roads. Dust storms are a hugely underrated killer in Arizona. They start with a typical monsoon storm. These downdraft winds create outflow. Downdrafts h...
2019-06-12, 06:52

India: Several killed in building collapse after monsoon rains Monsoon rains caused a building to collapse in northern India, while 24 were swept away in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. The extreme weather has killed more than 100 people and the death toll is expected to rise....
2019-07-15, 17:26

A Monsoon storm crushes the eastside as July goes out with a bang TUCSON – Total July rainfall for Tucson is now in the books and with only 1.07″ for the entire month, (a month which averages 2.25″), this July will be remembered as dry. But in the fine print will be July 31st for eastside residents who saw over 2.00″ of rain – all of ...
2019-08-01, 14:13

Saturday Forecast: Monsoon 2019 kicks off today TUCSON – Monsoon 2019 is officially underway, but we aren’t expecting any rain…this week. Here are a few facts about Monsoon 2019: The weak trough that brought our area gusty winds has pushed temperatures down to about average for mid-June standards. Sunday’s daytime high w...
2019-06-16, 08:26

With Deficit In Monsoon, Sowing Of Crucial Crops Takes A Big Hit The monsoon deficit may have improved from minus 44 per cent to minus 33 per cent in two weeks, but it is still a big headache for farmers across the country. Sowing data from across the country shows......
2019-07-02, 16:26

More than 150 are dead as heavy monsoon rains batter India Heavy monsoon rains in India have caused devastating landslides and floods that have left more than 150 people dead, according to local government reports on Sunday....
2019-08-12, 07:13

The monsoon takes a snooze while the heat roars back TUCSON – Saturday’s soaking rains were nice while they lasted, but get ready for a persistent period of storm-free skies. And oh, by the way, the heat is making a comeback. So long non-soon, the heat is making a comeback. #AZwx #KVOAwx pic.twitter.com/p0D0Y96vtE — Matt Brode (@mattbrode...
2019-08-13, 06:26

Rain lovers may have to wait- monsoon 2019 put on pause TUCSON –  Monsoon lovers may have to wait awhile for our daily round of storms. Long-term computer tools predict drier and cooler than average conditions (late June to early July) for the start of the monsoon. Monsoon lovers may have to wait awhile. CPC says dry and cool for the 8-14 day peri...
2019-06-19, 02:13

Monsoon rescue bid offers landlords profit-share Monsoon Accessorize, the struggling fashion retailer, is to offer landlords a share of future profits after snubbing their demands for an equity stake in the company....
2019-06-19, 11:52

Monsoon rains leave more than 100 dead in India and Pakistan Torrential monsoon rains have left at least 110 people dead in India and Pakistan. The hardest hit area has been the state of Kerala in southern India where the death toll rose to 57 late Saturday, according to the Associated Press. Major landslides hit Kerala’s Wayanad and Malappuram distri...
2019-08-12, 06:00

Above-Average Monsoon Rains For Third Straight Week: Weather Office Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a third straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded many......
2019-08-14, 15:13

Multiple walls collapse in India monsoon rains, killing 30 Heavy monsoon rains in western India have caused at least three walls to collapse onto huts and city shanties, killing at least 30 people and injuring dozens of others, as forecasters warned of more rain...
2019-07-02, 14:00

Diet For Diabetics: 5 Low-GI, Monsoon Fruits That May Regulate Blood Sugar Monsoon Fruits For Diabetics: Diabetics must carefully select fruits to be included in their daily diet, from the low end of the Glycaemic Index spectrum. Fortunately, there are number of low GI......
2019-08-12, 18:00

Deadly Monsoon Rains Cause Chaos in India's Financial Capital India’s financial capital was shut down Tuesday with businesses forced to close after the heaviest rains in a decade flooded the city, stopping trains, diverting flights and killing at least 27 people in the region....
2019-07-02, 13:39

Heavy Pre-Monsoon Rain, Thunderstorm Leave 1 Dead In Maharashtra One person was killed and three others injured as thunderstorm and pre-monsoon rains hit parts of Nashik district in Maharashtra, officials said on Sunday....
2019-06-09, 11:00

Monsoon floods wreak havoc on India, death toll up Parts of southern and western India have been hit hard by heavy torrential rain. The resulting floods and landslides have claimed many lives and forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps....
2019-08-12, 04:26

Monsoon To Hit Andhra Pradesh, Telangana After June 16: Weather Office The monsoon is expected to make onset in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana after June 16 as a result of the very severe cyclonic storm Vayu that skirted Gujarat coast on Thursday, the Meteorological......
2019-06-15, 02:26

A week late, but India's monsoon arrives in southern Kerala India's annual monsoon, which delivers about 70 percent of the country's rainfall, officially arrived on the coast of southern Kerala state on Saturday, the weather office said, a week later than usual....
2019-06-08, 11:13

India's monsoon rains 38% above-average this week-weather office Monsoon rains in India were above average in the week through Wednesday, the weather office said, as soybean and cotton growing central parts of the country received heavy rainfall, damaging crops in some pockets....
2019-09-11, 19:00

India's monsoon rains 35% below average this week - weather office India's monsoon rains were 35% below average in the week ending on Wednesday, with little rainfall over the central, western and northern parts of the country, the weather office said, raising concerns over the output of summer-sown crops....
2019-07-24, 20:00

| Wall collapse kills 18 as monsoon chaos hits Mumbai At least 18 people were killed in Mumbai when a wall collapsed as the heaviest monsoon rains in a decade brought chaos to India's financial capital and surrounding areas....
2019-07-02, 12:52

Monsoon flooding death toll rises to 152 in South Asia GAUHATI, India — Officials say the death toll has risen to 152 in monsoon flooding in South Asia as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries. At least 90 people have died in Nepal and 50 in India’s Assam state. A dozen people have been killed in neighboring ...
2019-07-20, 10:52

India likely to get average monsoon rains in 2019: weather office India is likely to see average monsoon rains this year, the state-run weather office said on Friday, which should support agricultural production and economic growth in Asia's third-biggest economy, where half of the farmland lacks irrigation....
2019-05-31, 11:13

British Land mounts legal bid to derail Monsoon rescue The FTSE 100 property company British Land is pursuing a legal challenge against a rescue restructuring of Monsoon Accessorize, the latest in a series of battles between high street landlords and struggling retailers....
2019-09-05, 18:13

Drink This Honey-Lemon-Ginger Tea To Keep Cold, Cough At Bay This Monsoon According to health experts, you need not even look that far for help. Your kitchen pantry is filled with herbs, spices and ingredients that may help fortify you within....
2019-08-06, 16:13

Monsoon storm damages historic building in Ajo, residents displaced AJO, Ariz. – After monsoon storms rolled through Southern Arizona, residents in Ajo are cleaning up the mess it left behind. The historic Curley School, which is now a residence, had its roof collapse on Wednesday. At first, it seemed like a normal monsoon to Ajo resident, Bevin Lybarger. R...
2019-08-02, 08:00

Monsoon To Be 'Weak', Reach Delhi After 15 Day Delay: Weather Forecaster Monsoon will be further delayed in Delhi and its adjoining areas by 10-15 days, private weather forecaster Skymet said today. It was expected to make landfall in the national capital and its adjoining......
2019-06-05, 17:52

India's monsoon rains below average levels for a fourth week India's monsoon rains were below average for a fourth straight week due to scant seasonal rainfall over central and western parts of the country, raising concerns about production of summer-sown crops such as rice, soybeans and cotton....
2019-06-27, 22:26

Monsoon Rains Cover Half Of Country, Says Weather Official Annual monsoon rains have covered nearly half of India and conditions are favourable for further advancement into the central and western parts this week, a weather department official said on Monday....
2019-06-24, 10:52

As monsoon storms approach, Nogales worries about stormwater runoff NOGALES, Ariz. – Andre Bonorand lives right next to the Nogales Wash. He knows monsoon rains will soon come and that could mean stormwater runoff from across the border mixing with the sewage in the wash. “The potential for disaster is there,” Bonorand said. “My main concern ...
2019-06-21, 07:26

TFD performs swift water rescue as monsoon storms sweep in TUCSON — The Tucson Fire Department performed a swift water rescue Saturday as monsoon storms swept through southern Arizona. The call came in from a motorist near West King Avenue and South La Cholla Boulevard. According to authorities, a driver tried to go through a wash and became stuck. An...
2019-07-14, 07:52

India's monsoon rains above average for fourth straight week Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a fourth straight week, the weather office said, with floods hitting many districts in the northern parts of the country....
2019-08-21, 19:52

Monsoon Weight Loss: Try This Pumpkin Coconut Shorba Recipe Healthy Monsoon Diet: What better to help you stay healthy than warming soups? Add this pumpkin and coconut shorba to your daily diet to tide over untimely cravings!...
2019-08-09, 16:00

Monsoon To Be Below Normal Over North, South India: Weather Department The overall monsoon across the country is "most likely" to be normal this season but it will be below normal over north and south India, the India Meteorological Department said in its forecast......
2019-05-31, 22:52

Parched India awaits monsoon rains as reservoirs begin to run dry Millions of Indians are desperately awaiting overdue monsoon rains as they struggle to secure drinking water amid a heat wave that is rapidly drying up reservoirs and sending temperatures soaring across the country....
2019-06-03, 16:52

Weight Loss: 5 Monsoon Diet Tips That May Help You Lose Some Kilos Your immunity takes a dip during the weather change and you should take all dietary precautions. While you are at it, you can also supplement your diet with weight-loss-friendly foods and lose a kilo......
2019-07-08, 13:39

Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in South Asia The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries...
2019-07-20, 17:26

Monsoon Arrives In Gujarat, Heavy Rain Warning At Several Places With the monsoons setting in in several parts of Gujarat, as many as 97 tehsils in 25 districts have received moderate to heavy showers in the last 24 hours ending on Friday....
2019-06-29, 06:39

Monsoon Diet For Diabetics: 5 Low-GI Fruits That May Reglate Blood Sugar Monsoon Fruits For Diabetics: Diabetics must carefully select fruits to be included in their daily diet, from the low end of the Glycaemic Index spectrum....
2019-08-10, 22:13

Fire ignites in Tonto National Forest following monsoon storm CAVE CREEK, Ariz.- Tuesday evening, a fire was reported after a monsoon storm moved through the area approximately seven miles Northwest of Cave Creek and 14 miles East of Black Canyon City covering 400 acres. Igniting in the Tonto National Forest, dry grass and windy conditions on top of New River ...
2019-09-05, 08:52

Monsoon Claims Over 100 Lives Across India, Kerala Worst-Hit: 10 Points Floods caused by the ongoing monsoon have killed 114 people and displaced thousands across much of the country, with the southern state of Kerala being the worst hit, news agency PTI reported. As the......
2019-08-10, 19:39

Sudan celebrates end of stand-off Sudanese citizens took to the streets of the capital, Khartoum, Friday to celebrate a power-sharing agreement that could bring an end to a weeks-long standoff between the ruling Transitional Military Council and the opposition alliance....
2019-07-05, 16:26

Hamburg celebrates its harbor Three hundred ships, a huge fireworks display and a three-day party — every year over 1 million visitors flock to Hamburg's Hafengeburtstag. But what makes it so fascinating? DW reporter Evan Woodnorth went to find out....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Now and always, Cooperstown celebrates baseball at its best On an induction weekend when the first unanimous star and one of the most unlikely selections officially entered its doors, the Hall of Fame provided a needed reminder of all that is right with the game....
2019-07-22, 09:00

India issues new flood alert as monsoon death toll reaches 244 Kerala residents warned of heavy rain after 1.2 million people evacuated in four statesIndia has issued a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern state of Kerala as the nationwide death toll from the annual monsoon rose to at least 244.On Wednesday authorities warned Kerala residents of heavy ra...
2019-08-14, 15:39

Tata Motors To Organise Free Monsoon Check-Up Campaigns From July 15 Along with providing free check-ups, certain dealerships in select part of the country will also have new cars on display, loan and exchange fair and free evaluation of old cars....
2019-07-13, 16:26

India's monsoon rains above-average for 2nd straight week: weather office India's monsoon rains in the week through Wednesday were above average for the second straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded some areas on the west coast....
2019-08-07, 16:39

| Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia More than 100 people have been killed and two million forced from their homes across Nepal, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh as rain-triggered floods and landslides left a trail of destruction in parts of South Asia....
2019-07-15, 23:39

Protein-Rich 2-Bean And Chicken Soup Recipe For A Healthy Monsoon A steaming hot soup during rainy or cold weather is perhaps one of those simple pleasures of life that we all crave. Here's one to add to your repertoire....
2019-08-06, 16:13

Airlines Get Monsoon Manual After SpiceJet Plane Overshoots Mumbai Runway Aviation regulator DGCA has asked airlines that safety cannot be compromised at any cost and has asked them to ensure that pilots don't use an "unstabilised approach" while landing aircraft in bad......
2019-07-03, 12:26

Aviation Body Starts Audit Of Airlines, Airports In Monsoon-Hit Areas Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said on Thursday it has started a special audit of all airlines and airports in monsoon-affected areas in the wake of multiple landing......
2019-07-05, 01:26

India gets above-average monsoon rains for third straight week: weather office Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a third straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded many districts in the southern and western parts of the country....
2019-08-14, 18:39

Late Monsoon Pushed Rain Deficit In June To 45%: Weather Office A delay in the arrival of monsoon has pushed the country's rainfall deficiency in the first nine days of June to 45 per cent, the India Meteorological Department said today....
2019-06-09, 20:39

‘It was almost like a nuclear bomb went off on the water’: Intense monsoon storms hit Lake Havasu Author: Nicole Zymeck, KPNX LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. — Lake Havasu was hit by an intense monsoon storm Sunday evening. The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office said several boats sank, while others were severely damaged. MCSO Boating Deputies rescued 16 people, including many children, from three dif...
2019-09-04, 15:52

Summer Crop Sowing Delayed By 2 Weeks On Slow Monsoon Progress Monsoon rainfall was 43 per cent lower than normal so far in June, but in some states, such as Maharashtra, the rainfall deficit was as high as 68 per cent, data compiled by the state-run India......
2019-06-17, 16:52

Wednesday’s monsoon storms bring more than 135K lightning flashes to Arizona PHOENIX (KPNX) — Mother Nature’s fireworks were on full display Wednesday as monsoon storms hit across Arizona. It was the storm the Valley had been waiting for after a rather dry Monsoon 2019 tied for the fourth driest monsoon on record in Phoenix. But it was the lightning that really stole t...
2019-08-30, 06:00

Summer crop sowing lags in India on slow monsoon progress Planting of summer-sown crops in India such as soybean, cotton, rice and corn has been delayed by at least two weeks because of the slow progress of monsoon rains in central and western parts of the country, raising concerns over lower production....
2019-06-17, 14:39

Monsoon Rains To Make Up For Early Shortfall: Weather Department Chief The slow progress of the June-to-September monsoon season had led to fears of widespread drought, and has curbed the sowing of several summer-planted crops....
2019-07-31, 17:52

Amid Water Crisis, India Struggles With Monsoon Below "Normal" Baseline The weather department said today that it was set to cut estimates for average monsoon rainfall after decades of below-normal downpours, with climate change causing greater variations...
2019-07-22, 22:52

India's monsoon rains above-average for second straight week: weather office India's monsoon rains in the week through Wednesday were above average for the second straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded some areas on the west coast....
2019-08-08, 07:52

A slow start to Monsoon 2019 but some rain falls in Tucson today TUCSON – In what’s been a very slow start to Monsoon 2019. some sparse fell across Metro Tucson on Sunday. Rainfall amounts were light and very spotty through out the City. The top 5 wettest spots are listed below. Not a great start for monsoon rain across Tucson, but here are some repo...
2019-07-08, 01:52

27 killed as monsoon rains collapse walls in India’s financial capital MUMBAI, India — Heavy monsoon rains in western India caused at least three walls to collapse onto huts and city shanties, killing at least 27 people and injuring dozens of others, officials said Tuesday, as forecasters warned of more rain. At least 18 people were killed and 66 others injured when a ...
2019-07-02, 17:26

Healthy Monsoon Diet: 3 Immunity-Boosting Soup Recipes To Keep Handy Monsoon Diet Tips: Soups are one of the best monsoon meals to tide over your cravings of unhealthy foods. Here are 3 delicious and nutritious immunity-boosting soup recipes!...
2019-07-05, 13:52

Weight Loss Diet: 3 Detox Drinks To Shed Kilos In Monsoon Weight loss: It is important to pair a healthy diet with healthy lifestyle that includes regular workout. On that note, here are a few common drinks that can help rejuvenate our mind, skin as well as......
2019-08-03, 10:26

Budweiser’s Father’s Day ad celebrates stepfathers who go above, beyond TODAY – On Sunday, people will be honoring fathers across the country with everything from handmade coupon books and cards to discounts and freebies at many restaurants. But a dad isn’t just someone who happens to be a blood relative. There are all kinds of dads and father figures in the...
2019-06-13, 21:39

Canada celebrates after Raptors win first NBA championship Fans poured onto the streets and honked horns in Toronto and celebrated throughout Canada after the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA championship       ...
2019-06-14, 07:52

High Line celebrates 10 years with new art The popular elevated High Line park in Manhattan is expanding with a new section, called the Spur, which includes an open plaza with space for large artwork. (June 5)        ...
2019-06-05, 15:26

Missouri man celebrates pothole's 3rd birthday A Missouri man decided to get the attention of his city’s public works department by throwing a birthday party for a pothole that he had been complaining about since March. ...
2019-07-02, 19:52

Set to Win Re-Election, Modi Celebrates With Supporters Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India is on track to to become the first Indian prime minister to lead his party to majorities in Parliament in back-to-back elections in nearly 50 years....
2019-05-23, 20:52

UN celebrates books as ‘bridges across cultures’ The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO has long celebrated the power of International Book and Copyright Day, marked on 23 April, but this year, special attention is being paid to the protection of indigenous languages, many of which are threatened with extinction....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Porsche 911 GT3 Celebrates Its 20th Birthday It was in 1999 that Porsche took the wraps off the first ever 911 GT3 and since the last 20 years, the 911 GT3 has been model that brought thoroughbred racecar like performance to the roads....
2019-08-08, 17:00

Taiwan celebrates Asia's first same-sex weddings Beaming in the bright sunshine, Amber Wang took the hand of her new wife, Kristin Huang, on the steps of the Xinyi District office in Taipei, Friday, making history as one of the first same-sex couples to marry in Asia....
2019-05-24, 05:00

U.S. celebrates World Cup title with NYC parade The U.S. women’s soccer team won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
2019-07-11, 10:52

Puerto Rico celebrates 0725 Puerto Ricans celebrate early Thursday in Old San Juan following Gov. Ricardo Rosselló's resignation, effective Aug. 2.        ...
2019-07-25, 08:26

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live out their wildest dreams in the Rhineland....
2019-05-27, 17:13

France celebrates Bastille Day with parade French President Emmanuel Macron has overseen the annual Bastille Day celebrations which this year showcased European defense cooperation. (July 14)        ...
2019-07-15, 22:39

America celebrates the Fourth of July The Fourth of July is the annual US celebration of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence from Britain.        ...
2019-07-04, 23:52

Rual Metro Fire prepares for monsoon with swift water rescue training TUCSON – The Los Ninos pool on the south side is usually open to the public but Friday night, Rual Metro Fire took to the water for swift water rescue training. “Our rescuers stay sharp on all of these skills because of the nature of swift water rescues. There are all kinds of hazards th...
2019-07-07, 10:26

Monsoon Special: This Stuffed Papad Recipe Is Ideal For The Nippy Evening Cravings Crunch, crispy and oh-so delectable, stuffed papad is a hit among both kids and adults alike, since it is not deep-fried on oil for a long period of time, it is also not so high on calories....
2019-07-06, 12:52

Exclusive: India's monsoon rains to make up early shortfall - weather chief Monsoon rains in the coming weeks are likely to make up for a shortfall in the first two months of the season that began in June, the head of India's state-run weather office said on Wednesday, boosting prospects for the agricultural sector....
2019-07-31, 18:39

Indian Cooking Hacks: Enjoy Monsoon With This Perfectly Grilled Homemade Corn On The Cob It's that time of the year when smoky aroma of roasted bhuttas or makkai corn literally compels you to stop by a roadside stall and buy one! Monsoon and charcoal-roasted bhuttas go hand-in-hand....
2019-06-28, 10:26

Updates Of Cyclone Vayu; Heat Wave In Parts Of India; Advancing Monsoon Cyclone Vayu, a cyclonic storm, is moving towards the north and is expected to hit the Gujarat coast between Porbandar and Mahuva with wind speed up to 120 kmph on June 13....
2019-06-12, 06:26

India faces weak monsoon rains, raising fears for crops, economy India's monsoon rains were below average for the fourth straight week, with rainfall scanty over central and western parts of the country in the week ended on Wednesday, raising concerns about major crop production and the impact on the nation's economy....
2019-06-27, 22:26

Millions stranded in India as early monsoon downpours bring flood havoc Millions of people are stranded by flooding in northeast India with concern growing about food and water supplies even though the impact of heavy, early monsoon rain appeared to be easing, the government said on Wednesday....
2019-07-17, 14:39

Monsoon rains to arrive on India's southern coast around June 8: weather office Monsoon rains are likely to enter India through the southern coast around June 8, the weather office said on Wednesday, marking the start of the four-month rainy season that is crucial for the country's farm-dependent economy....
2019-06-05, 15:00

Monsoon Diet: Protein-Rich Lentil (Dal) Vegetable Soup To Stay Healthy Here's a recipe of a full-of-health lentil vegetable soup that makes for a wholesome meal and will also help you recover when you are feeling under the weather...
2019-08-02, 17:52

India's monsoon rains below average in past week, raising crop worries India's monsoon rains were 20% below average in the week ending on Wednesday, the weather office said, as summer showers turned patchy over the central, western and southern parts of the country, raising concerns over the progress of crop plantings....
2019-07-18, 12:39

Monsoon rains turn millions of children’s lives ‘upside down’ across South Asia Heavy rainfall, severe flooding and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh have killed at least 93 children, and put the lives of millions more at risk, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), which is “responding urgently”....
2019-07-18, 18:39

Karnataka Assembly Monsoon Session To Begin Today Amid Political Turmoil The 11-day monsoon session of the Karnataka legislature will begin today with the H D Kumaraswamy-led Congress-JD(S) coalition government on a sticky wicket following resignation of 18 of its......
2019-07-12, 06:26

India's monsoon rains cover half of the country: weather department official India's annual monsoon rains have covered nearly half of the country and conditions are favorable for further advancement into the central and western parts this week, a weather department official said on Monday....
2019-06-24, 10:39

Monsoon Diet Tips: These 5 Protein-Rich Snacks Are Ideal For Rainy Evenings Think snacking, and our mind is conditioned to imagine deep-fried, decadent snacks. The truth is that snacking can be a healthy and yummy affair too, provided you choose right....
2019-08-01, 12:39

India likely to receive lower rains in June, monsoon to pick up in Aug-Sept: official India is expected to receive below average monsoon in June but rains are likely to pick up in August and September as the El Nino weather pattern is likely to fade by then, a senior weather official said on Friday....
2019-06-07, 18:39

Maharashtra storm: 43 dead as Indian state pummeled by heavy monsoon rains At least 43 people are dead and another 17 are still missing as heavy monsoon rains continue to pummel the western Indian state of Maharashtra, washing away houses and flooding transport hubs....
2019-07-03, 19:13

India monsoon flooding, landslides leave nearly 150 dead, hundreds of thousands evacuated Nearly 150 people have died and more than 400,000 people have been forced to flee their homes following days of torrential rain that triggered catastrophic flooding and mudslides in southern India, reports said....
2019-08-13, 20:39

As NASCAR regular season winds down, 'silly season' ramps up After a promising 2019 season, Matt DiBenedetto currently sits on the outside looking in when it comes to quality NASCAR Cup rides for 2020.       ...
2019-08-29, 21:39

New VW Touareg One Million celebrates production landmark News 23 Jul, 2019 The special edition model celebrates the production of the one millionth Volkswagen Touareg by adding a range of extra equipment...
2019-07-23, 22:00

Florida zoo celebrates its first lion birth in 30 years NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida zoo is celebrating the birth of three African lion cubs. The Naples Daily News reports this is the first time in 30 years that the Naples Zoo has had lion cubs. The zoo announced the birth of the cubs Thursday; one was born May 13 and two were born May 14. The cubs and ...
2019-05-24, 18:26

Review: ‘Dog Man: The Musical’ Celebrates a Cop Who Sniffs Out Crime The bizarro, irreverent world of Dav Pilkey, the creator of the Captain Underpants books, has been deftly translated to the Lucille Lortel Theater’s stage....
2019-07-09, 20:39

Meghan Celebrates Mother's Day With Pic Of Baby Archie Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, celebrated her first Mother's Day on Sunday, just six days after giving birth. On the Sussex Royal Instagram account, Prince Harry and Meghan shared a picture of......
2019-05-21, 20:26

New “Day of the Dead Barbie” celebrates Mexican holiday (CNN) – Barbie lovers, there’s a new collectible doll coming to store shelves this week. The ‘Dia de los Muertos’ Barbie represents the Mexican “Day of the Dead” holiday, which honors departed loved ones. Mattel, the toy company that owns the Barbie brand, says the doll “honors the traditions, symbo...
2019-09-11, 04:00

Turkmen president celebrates birthday with new gas refinery ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan (AP) — Turkmenistan’s president has celebrated his 62nd birthday with the opening of the world’s largest natural gas-to-gasoline refinery, a $1.7 billion project. The facility is intended to diversify the gas-rich Central Asian nation’s hydrocarbon exports as...
2019-06-29, 17:13

Zoo celebrates birth of its first giant panda cubs Berlin Zoo has said it is "so happy" and "speechless" as it celebrated the arrival of two giant panda cubs, the first such birth of the rare mammals in Germany....
2019-09-02, 13:26

A New Monopoly Game Celebrates Women, but What About the One Behind the Original? Hasbro’s Ms. Monopoly will pay women more than men and celebrate female inventors, but it makes only brief reference to the feminist whose board game is credited with inspiring it all....
2019-09-12, 10:13

New Wellcome gallery celebrates what it means to be human A sculpture that smells of breast milk among 50 exhibits to go on display in London Some say it smells of modelling clay. Others that it has the vague aroma of talcum powder mixed with vanilla. Or perhaps a freshly painted room.Members of the public will be able to decide for themselves when they ru...
2019-09-04, 17:26

Pride Month celebrates the LGBTQ community TUCSON – June is Pride Month –  it is to honor the Stonewall Riots in Manhattan, which was the tipping point for the Gay Rights Movement in the U.S. Fifty years later, the U.S. continues to recognize Pride Month. News 4 Tucson talked with LGBTQ organizations in Tucson who say the community is ...
2019-06-03, 18:39

USWNT celebrates World Cup title with NY parade The U.S. women’s soccer team won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
2019-07-10, 19:26

Sister Jean celebrates her 100th birthday Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, Loyola-Chicago's biggest fan, celebrated an incredible milestone as she turned 100 years old on Wednesday.       ...
2019-08-22, 05:39

WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday WWII veteran Lawrence Brooks celebrates his 110th birthday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. (Sept. 12)        ...
2019-09-13, 06:26

Golf: Rookie of the year Im celebrates with Greenbrier ace A day after winning the Arnold Palmer Award as the 2018-19 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year, Im Sung-jae celebrated the start of the new season in style with a hole-in-one during the opening round at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Thursday....
2019-09-13, 05:00

World celebrates 117 years of modern air conditioning KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WBIR) – On any scorching hot day, most of us head indoors to enjoy the air conditioner. It’s a machine that was invented 117 years ago not out of comfort, but necessity. “It’s allowed our society or any society that’s fully adopted to air conditioning ...
2019-07-23, 08:39

Smithsonian National Zoo celebrates Bei Bei the panda's 4th birthday The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., celebrated Bei Bei the giant panda's fourth birthday on Thursday ahead of his planned transfer to China....
2019-08-23, 04:26

Google Celebrates Teachers' Day With An Animated Doodle Teachers' Day 2019: In honour of Teachers' Day, today's Google Doodle shows an animated, smiling red octopus performing multiple tasks using its tentacles, including conducting experiments, solving......
2019-09-05, 05:26

Amy Schumer Cuddles Her Baby Boy as She Celebrates Her "Best Birthday Ever" Amy Schumer celebrated her 38th birthday on Saturday and it was her best birthday ever, for a great reason. The comedienne and actress had received her most precious gift a month earlier;......
2019-06-03, 09:13

Notre Dame celebrates first Mass since fire The Mass comes as pledges from billionaires to fund restoration of the cathedral have failed to materialize. Instead, it's mainly been small donations filling the church's coffers....
2019-06-15, 18:52

Liverpool celebrates Champions League win with bus parade Thousands of people have welcomed Liverpool back to Merseyside after winning the Champions League as the team paraded the trophy through the city center        ...
2019-06-02, 21:00

| Man celebrates pothole’s birthday to get municipality’s attention Frank Sereno was so fed up with the numerous potholes that lined the streets of his neighbourhood, he decided to get his local municipality’s attention with a celebration....
2019-07-11, 18:52

Jason Momoa celebrates 40 with a surprise party Jason Momoa doesn't technically turn 40 for a few more days, but that didn't stop his friends from throwing him a surprise bash to help him celebrate another year....
2019-07-31, 18:39

Indian Embassy In Kathmandu Celebrates Yoga Day The Indian Embassy in Kathmandu organised a yoga event today to celebrate the fifth International Day of Yoga at Nepal's Thyangboche -- the gateway to Mount Everest....
2019-06-16, 15:39

Notre Dame Celebrates First Mass Since Going Ablaze Two months to the day since fire engulfed Notre Dame Cathedral and destroyed much of its roof and vaulted ceiling, the archbishop of Paris has offered the first Mass in the charred building that is still in danger of partial collapse....
2019-06-15, 20:52

Mom celebrates premature son's first day of school after told he would likely die: 'He's my little miracle' A United Kingdom mom who was told her son would likely die after he was born months in advance recently celebrated the young boy’s first day of school. ...
2019-09-16, 20:26

UN labor organization celebrates 100 years of unity GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.’s labor organization is touting its 100-year anniversary as a symbol of multilateral cooperation, as key world leaders like German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron prepare to join the celebration. Director-General Guy Ryder of the Internation...
2019-06-10, 13:39

As monsoon rains pound Rohingya refugee camps, UN food relief agency steps up aid Since 4 July, heavy monsoon rains and wind have pounded the refugee camps in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar, with deaths, displacement and major damage following in their wake, the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday....
2019-07-12, 17:39

India's August-September monsoon rains seen at 100% of long term average - weather office Monsoon rains in India are expected to be 100% of a long-term average in August and September, the weather office said on Thursday, making up for a shortfall in the first two months of the season that began in June....
2019-08-01, 14:52

Monsoon Diet: Pair Your Cup Of Adrak Wali Chai With These Healthy Keto-Friendly Kebabs (Video) Ketogenic Diet: This reshmi kebab recipe, posted on the YouTube Channel 'Headbanger's Kitchen', is an ideal way to appease those unavoidable cravings by just using a basic ingredients and a frying......
2019-07-24, 17:00

Monsoon destroys Rohingya shelters, sparking record UN emergency food agency response in Bangladesh Unusually heavy monsoon rains have inundated shelters in refugee camps in southern Bangladesh creating “havoc”, the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday, as it launched its biggest emergency response of the year for displaced Rohingya families....
2019-09-13, 18:00

Sudan celebrates end of stand-off between military leaders and opposition Sudanese citizens took to the streets of the capital, Khartoum, Friday to celebrate a power-sharing agreement that could bring an end to a weeks-long standoff between the ruling Transitional Military Council and the opposition alliance....
2019-07-05, 15:00

Kosovo celebrates 20 years of NATO-brought freedom PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the deployment of NATO troops in an operation that helped stop a Serb military crackdown on ethnic Albanians that left more than 10,000 dead. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, ex-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and ex-NATO...
2019-06-12, 12:13

The latest Google Doodle celebrates the Apollo 11 anniversary Google wouldn't let the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing go by without a Google Doodle. The company released its commemorative video Doodle today. The nearly five-minute animated clip follows Apollo 11 from launch, to the Moon and back,......
2019-07-18, 16:26

Germany celebrates 70 years of saucy currywurst sausage Germans celebrated on Wednesday 70 years of the currywurst, a Berlin speciality of sliced sausage smothered in curry powder and ketchup, as they celebrated its national day....
2019-09-04, 21:26

New Jim Clark Motorsport Museum celebrates racing icon We take a look inside the newly completed space that celebrates Scotland’s double F1 champion and Indy 500 winner Less than 12 months after breaking ground, the £1.65 million Jim Clark Motorsport Museum in the Scottish Borders town of Duns is finished, and we’ve been treated to an advance look ahea...
2019-07-10, 12:52

Taiwan celebrates Asia's first same-sex marriages as couples tie knot Same-sex couples tied the knot in emotional scenes in Taiwan on Friday, the first legal marriages in Asia hailed by activists as a social revolution for the region....
2019-05-24, 17:52

Google Celebrates the Summer Solstice With a Pastel Doodle It’s officially summer and Google is celebrating with a pastel Doodle. Friday is the start of the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere, making it the longest day and shortest night of 2019 for those above the Equator. The reverse is true for those below it. The summer solstice occurs tw...
2019-06-21, 19:13

After battle tank, Red Star celebrates on armored vehicle After parking a battle tank at the gates of their stadium, Red Star Belgrade fans packed into an open-top armored troop carrier with some players to mark their Champions League qualification       ...
2019-08-28, 18:00

Mini Celebrates 60th Anniversary With The Production Of The 10 Millionth Car The Mini 3-door, Mini 5-door and Mini Clubman are currently being produced at the Oxford plant and upto 1 000 vehicles are manufactured there every day....
2019-08-12, 12:39

Berlin zoo celebrates birth of twin panda cubs BERLIN — A zoo in Berlin is celebrating the arrival of two panda cubs, the first time one of the rare mammals has given birth in Germany. Zoo Berlin said Monday that mother Meng Meng gave birth to a hand-sized pink cub at 6:54 p.m. Saturday. According to the zoo, mothering came naturally to the......
2019-09-03, 03:13

Marvel celebrates 80th anniversary with massive comic Marvel Comics is celebrating its 80th anniversary with a massive issue that pays tribute to its history, and introduces a new object with implications for the superhero universe going forward...
2019-08-29, 08:26

Antonio Brown celebrates Patriots debut with family Antonio Brown celebrated his New England Patriots debut with his family Sunday — after bolting from the media following the Pats’ 43-0 blowout against the Miami Dolphins. The embattled receiver — who is battling rape and sexual misconduct accusations — ditched reporters at Ha...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Andy Cohen Celebrates His First Birthday as a Dad With Baby Benjamin The mazel of the day goes to Andy Cohen again: He is celebrating his first birthday as a father and could not look happier. The host of Bravo's Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen......
2019-06-03, 09:13

The Latest: Blues hoist Stanley Cup as St. Louis celebrates ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on the Stanley Cup celebration in St. Louis (all times local): 3:30 p.m. St. Louis Blues players have taken turns hoisting the Stanley Cup to the cheers of a massive crowd beneath the Gateway Arch. Hundreds of thousands of people turned out Saturday for a parade and rally...
2019-06-15, 22:26

Zoomcar Celebrates Six Years In India With New Offers For Consumers Zoomcar has completed six years in the self-drive and shared mobility solutions space in India. On its 6th year anniversary, it has come up with a new offer for its consumers, under its new......
2019-06-01, 15:52

PBS celebrates the lunar landing's anniversary with a space miniseries This year marks the lunar landing's 50th anniversary, and PBS is celebrating the event by broadcasting a space-themed mini-series. The broadcaster will debut the six-episode show entitled Stellar on June 20th, publishing the episodes on its YouTube a......
2019-06-19, 12:00

Apollo 11: 50 years on, the world celebrates the Moon landing On July 20, 1969, millions of people around the world watched on TV as Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong took his historic step into the pages of history....
2019-07-21, 03:39

Google celebrates the arrival of summer and winter in new Doodles Google is welcoming the start of the summer solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and the start of the winter solstice in the Southern Hemisphere with new Doodles....
2019-06-21, 13:52

Watch: Colin Kaepernick celebrates with Warriors after sweep Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick joined Golden State Warriors players in celebrating their Western Conference finals sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers....
2019-05-21, 20:26

Kylie Jenner celebrates birthday on £1m-a-week superyacht Cosmetics billionaire and reality TV star boarded vessel in Italy for 22nd birthdayKylie Jenner, the Keeping up with the Kardashians reality TV star whose eponymous cosmetics empire has turned her into the world’s youngest billionaire, will this weekend spend more than £1m on a party to celebrate he...
2019-08-09, 17:52

As New York Celebrates Pride, Australia Debates Freedom The case of Israel Folau, a Christian rugby player whose contract was canceled over his anti-gay posts, has spurred a national rift over how rights coexist....
2019-06-28, 09:52

Indian Scout Celebrates 100th Anniversary With Two New Models The Indian Scout has completed 100 years since the model was first introduced, and now Indian Motorcycle has introduced two new Scout models to mark the 100th anniversary....
2019-09-04, 08:39

East Timor celebrates 20 years since independence vote A UN-backed vote on independence ended a bloody occupation by Indonesia. However, many families are still waiting for justice for the wave of bloodshed unleased by Indonesian forces following the referendum....
2019-08-31, 04:52

Prince Harry Celebrates First Father's Day With Pic Of Baby Archie The Sussex Royal Instagram account has posted the most adorable picture of baby Archie holding onto his dad, Prince Harry's finger to celebrate the royal's first Father's Day....
2019-06-16, 16:13

Germany Celebrates 100 Years of Bauhaus Design With a New Museum BERLIN (AP) — The eastern German city of Dessau marked the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design Sunday with the opening of a new museum featuring a collection of exhibits and objects that tie in with the movement’s iconic buildings. Chancellor Angela Merkel told a crowd at t...
2019-09-09, 10:00

Miley Cyrus celebrates 10 years with Liam Hemsworth Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have now been together (on-and-off) for more than a decade, and the singer took to social media to mark the occasion with a sweet throwback photo....
2019-06-12, 00:13

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE CELEBRATES FIRST YEAR OF OPERATION; NEW YORK and CHICAGO, March 5, 2008 - CBSX, the CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC, a subsidiary of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), announced today that the exchange has successfully completed its first year of operation. ......
2019-05-22, 12:26

Fort Campbell Celebrates Army’s 244th Birthday FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Soldiers and others at Fort Campbell have marked the Army’s 244th birthday with a celebration at the post on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line. Celebrating Thursday were leaders of the 101st Airborne Division, Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, U.S. Army Garrison Fo...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Apple celebrates Apollo 11 anniversary with a new peek at For All Mankind The key art for For All Mankind. [credit: Apple ] As you've probably gathered from the Internet today, this is the 50th anniversary of the historic launch of Apollo 11. Tech giant Apple, wh...
2019-07-17, 01:39

Fendi celebrates Italian summers with help of Luca Guadagnino Call Me By Your Name director made garden sketches for concept presented by maisonTwo Italian greats came together on Monday morning in Milan as the fashion house Fendi unveiled the Oscar-winning director Luca Guadagnino as the guest artist for its spring/summer 2010 men’s collection.Seating guests ...
2019-06-17, 21:52

Megan Rapinoe, Reveling in the Spotlight, Celebrates Another World Cup Win The United States’ star attacker did more than just score goals (though she did that a lot): She charmed fans, angered the president and antagonized officials....
2019-07-08, 13:13

Huge Toronto crowd celebrates Raptors' win Thousands in Toronto cheered on the Raptors, who won their first NBA championship on Thursday night. The Raptors defeated the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors 114-110 on Thursday in Oakland, in Game 6 of the NBA Finals. (June 14)        ...
2019-06-14, 09:13

Met Museum celebrates Apollo 11 anniversary with moon exhibit New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday debuted a new exhibiting celebrating all things moon to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing....
2019-07-01, 23:52

Shane Lowry celebrates British Open win with bar sing-along Shane Lowry knows how to celebrate. After sealing his first career major win at the British Open in Northern Ireland on Sunday, Lowry toasted the victory at a pub, where the Irishman engaged in a sing-along of “The Fields of Athenry.” In footage currently making the rounds on social medi...
2019-07-23, 00:13

Carondelet celebrates EMS Week, offers free CPR training TUCSON – Ever wanted to thank first responders for their live-saving services? To recognize all of the men and women who devote themselves to saving lives and caring for patients, Carondelet St. Mary’s and St. Joseph’s hospitals will be hosting the National Emergency Medical Services Week (EMS). The...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Paris celebrates 75th anniversary of liberation from Nazis Exactly 75 years ago, French resistance fighters, US soldiers and others freed Paris from years of Nazi occupation. The City of Light is marking the event with a parade — tracing the path tanks took when they arrived....
2019-08-25, 14:52

Felix Jaehn celebrates his journey — and Berlin Pride He shot to fame aged 19. Five years later, Felix Jaehn is one of the world's top DJs. His new single and recent coming-out as bisexual tell the story of a young man who fought hard to find himself....
2019-07-31, 21:00

Ars celebrates 25 years of The Tick by picking our top ten favorite episodes Enlarge / The Tick brings Mighty Blue Justice with the help of his sidekick, Arthur. (credit: Fox Broadcasting) Ars readers of a certain age may well remember spending Saturday mornings watching a talking giant blue arachnid bring mighty blue justice to evildoers in the animated series, The Tick. ...
2019-09-10, 22:00

Review: 'The Handmaid's Tale' bounces back for rousing Season 3 after terrible Season 2 After a disappointing Season 2, Hulu's Emmy-winning "The Handmaid's Tale" recovers for a Season 3 that almost captures the wonder of Season 1.        ...
2019-06-05, 23:39

Indian Cooking Tips: Celebrate Monsoon With This Yummy Spinach Potato Pakodas (Recipe Video Inside) Spinach potato pakoda is the ideal monsoon snack to binge on with family and friends. With a crispy crunchy exterior and tantalising flavour inside, you cannot cook anything better than this at home......
2019-08-06, 16:13

Coach celebrates the city with colour and optimism on the High Line Bright leather and bold knitwear dominate the runway as Stuart Vevers unveils designs for the new decadeFashion brand Coach took over the newest section of New York’s High Line on Tuesday afternoon to present its spring/summer 2020 collection – it was an apt backdrop for a collection which took the ...
2019-09-11, 03:39

Woman who suffered 13 miscarriages in 10 years celebrates ‘miracle’ baby A woman who suffered 13 miscarriages in 10 years finally had her miracle baby after taking steroids to strengthen her womb. Laura Worsley, 35, lost every baby she conceived, with many pregnancies lasting just a few weeks. But she never gave up hope of realizing her dream of having a child with husba...
2019-06-15, 00:26

Live Updates: PM Modi Turns 69, Celebrates Birthday In Gujarat Prime Minister Narendra Modi today turned 69 and was greeted by several leaders, including Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Home Minister Amit Shah. His schedule......
2019-09-17, 06:13

1619 celebrates Black music while unpacking its history of being appropriated The 1619 Project from The New York Times launched in August, a major initiative covering the legacy of slavery in the United States that includes a powerful series of essays, reported work, and poetry on race, slavery, and the ongoing ripple effects 400 years after the arrival of African slaves in V...
2019-09-16, 22:52

Fort Huachuca celebrates 244 years of Army service to the nation FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. – June 14 marks 244 years of Army service to our nation. As part of the celebration, Fort Huachuca will honor the 75th anniversary of D-Day, “America’s Army –Honoring the Call to Service from D-Day to Today.” Today, we celebrate 244 years of defending and protecting America, an...
2019-06-14, 16:00

Maruti Suzuki's Nexa Dealership Celebrates 4 Years With 363 Outlets The target audience for these dealerships is young and Maruti Suzuki says that nearly half of its Nexa customers are under the age of 35 and it's first time buyers who make up for 70 per cent of its......
2019-07-23, 12:26

Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off It was all bleu, blanc and rouge in western Paris as a packed Parc des Princes celebrated the women's World Cup kick off in enthusiastic fashion with hosts France playing South Korea in the opening game on Friday....
2019-06-08, 06:52

Sazerac House celebrates NOLA's cocktail culture The Sazerac House, a New Orleans cocktail museum named after one of the city’s most famous libations, opens to the public next month. (Sept. 10)        ...
2019-09-11, 05:39

Notre Dame Celebrates First Mass Since Devastating April Fire PARIS — The archbishop wore a hard-hat helmet, burnt wood debris was still visible and only about 30 people were let inside, but Notre Dame Cathedral on Saturday held its first Mass since the devastating April 15th fire that ravaged its roof and toppled its masterpiece spire. Exactly two month...
2019-06-16, 01:13

Smokey Bear celebrates 75 years of fighting fire — with fashion Feeling hot? Outdoor brand Filson launched a Smokey Bear-themed collection Friday, commemorating the 75th anniversary of the iconic firefighting mascot. Filson — once the official manufacturer of uniforms for the US Forest Service — is offering up a smokin’ range of stylish items, including T-shirts...
2019-08-04, 06:52

UN General Assembly celebrates 20 years of promoting a culture of peace Just as the greatest global challenges cannot be solved by a single country, peace cannot be pursued in isolation, outgoing UN General Assembly President María Fernanda Espinosa said on Friday....
2019-09-14, 12:39

‘The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Chickpeas.’ Google Celebrates Falafel With a Doodle Tuesday’s Google Doodle features a short animation of three falafel balls jumping into an open pita filled with hummus, tomato, and cucumber. As Google itself put it, falafel is “the best thing that ever happened to chickpeas – with the possible exception of hummus, of course.&rdqu...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Google Arts & Culture made an AR gallery that celebrates color Last year, Google released an augmented reality feature for its Arts & Culture app that turns phones into a pocket-sized museum dedicated to Vermeer paintings. Now, the tech giant has rolled out a new collection for the application's "Pocket Gall......
2019-07-17, 18:00

Amsterdam Canal Pride parade celebrates Stonewall anniversary One of Europe's biggest annual Gay Pride parades kicked off on the canals of Amsterdam on Saturday, with over 500,000 visitors from around the world expected to cheer on 80 boats representing a wide variety of organizations from the LGBTI+ community....
2019-08-03, 23:26

Google celebrates 50th anniversary of moon landing with new Doodle Google is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a new Doodle and video giving an extensive look at NASA's historic Apollo 11 mission....
2019-07-19, 13:52

Britain's beaming Prince George celebrates sixth birthday Britain's Prince George turned six on Monday with his parents releasing pictures of their grinning eldest son wearing an England soccer shirt to mark the occasion....
2019-07-22, 20:52

With tanks and flyovers, Trump celebrates military in July 4 salute President Donald Trump will praise service members in the U.S. military on Thursday in an Independence Day speech against a backdrop of tanks and jet flyovers that critics said would politicize a popular national holiday....
2019-07-05, 01:13

Donald Trump celebrates the 4th of July with military-themed rally US President Donald Trump spoke at a Fourth of July celebration that showcased the military and was punctuated with aircraft flyovers. Critics accused the president of politicizing the country's Independence Day....
2019-07-05, 09:26

Lindsay Lohan Celebrates Her 33rd Birthday With a Naked Selfie Happy birthday, Lindsay Lohan! The actress turned 33 years old on Tuesday. To ring in the new year, the Mean Girls star took to Instagram and posted a picture of herself in her......
2019-07-02, 18:26

Berlin celebrates birth of Germany's first giant panda cubs Germany's first giant panda cubs have been born and their mother, Meng Meng, is doing a wonderful job looking after the pink twins who bear no resemblance to their black and white furry parents, Berlin Zoo announced on Monday....
2019-09-02, 23:00

Smokey the Bear celebrates 75 years of fighting fire — with fashion Feeling hot? Outdoor brand Filson launched a Smokey the Bear-themed collection Friday, commemorating the 75th anniversary of the iconic fire-fighting mascot. Filson — once the official manufacturer of uniforms for the US Forest Service — is offering up a smokin’ range of stylish items, including T-s...
2019-07-21, 03:13

Belgian park celebrates arrival of twin baby pandas BRUGELETTE, Belgium — A Belgian wildlife park is proudly announcing the birth of twin baby giant pandas. Pairi Daiza said in a tweet Friday that Hao Hao, a panda loaned to the park by China in 2014, has given birth to “two little ‘pink shrimps’ that are in good health and that she is taking......
2019-08-09, 18:26

| Trump celebrates US might, avoids politics in rousing July 4 speech US President Donald Trump sang the praises of the US military and American heroes of the past two and a half centuries as he skirted politics in a rousing Independence Day speech in Washington....
2019-07-05, 11:39

'I'm a different species': Deontay Wilder celebrates first-round KO of Breazeale – video Deontay Wilder needed all of 137 seconds to knockout mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale in the ninth successful defence of his WBC heavyweight title. His victory at the Barclays Center comes less than six months after a split draw with Tyson Fury.Speaking after the fight, the American addressed ...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Distance Runner Celebrates Victory One Lap Too Early, Finishes In Tenth Ethiopian distance runner Hagos Gebrhiwet experienced the thrill of victory last weekend at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne, an experience he immediately chased with the agony of defeat. Gebrhiwet was leading the 5000-meter field into what he believed to be the finish when he celebrated what he ...
2019-07-09, 03:52

LEGO celebrates 25 years of ‘Friends’ with collectible Central Perk set Could “Friends” fans be any more excited? In celebration of the iconic show’s 25th anniversary, toymaker LEGO has announced their latest pop culture-inspired creation — one aimed squarely at Millennials who are old enough to love the iconic sitcom, and young enough to still sincere...
2019-08-09, 21:39

90-year-old inventor of the ATM celebrates its 50th birthday, admits wife has never used one It was a cool Friday afternoon in 1968 and businessman Donald Wetzel needed money to travel before the end of the weekend. The then-40-year-old examined the long line snaking through the bank and out the door, the clock was etching close to 5 o’clock, and his agitation was only growing....
2019-08-31, 01:39

Dior goes black in Paris show that celebrates couture roots Dior went back to the essential architecture of dressmaking, and the late designer’s penchant for black, for a brooding display of archetypally couture fall-winter gowns...
2019-07-01, 21:13

Sony's 230-Walkman exhibit celebrates 40 years of a music icon To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first Walkman sold (the TPS-L2, naturally), Sony is showing off the history of the portable music player in central Tokyo. It will run across the summer, through until September 1st, with writers and experts o......
2019-07-03, 19:39

LEGO celebrates Apollo 11 with a lovely, bricky Lunar Lander The 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and the first lunar landing is approaching, and there will be no shortage of fanfare — so why shouldn’t LEGO get in on the fun? This Lunar Lander set looks like a great way to celebrate the missions of the space program’s past, while the space station an...
2019-05-30, 17:13

Arizona Department of Public Safety celebrates 50-year anniversary TUCSON – From stopping bad drivers to locating lost people, Arizona Department of Public Safety has been keeping Arizona safe for five decades. In celebration of their 50-year anniversary, the department held several special events across the state, including hosting the grand opening of the H...
2019-07-02, 04:39

Cologne celebrates Germany's largest LGBT+ pride parade Over 1 million people are expected in Cologne for one of Europe's largest pride parades. With homophobic attacks on the rise in Germany, organizers made it clear that this year's event is pushing for political change....
2019-07-07, 15:39

South Koreans Say Sorry To China As Player Celebrates With Foot On Trophy South Korea's victorious under-18 footballers apologised to "all the people in China" after a picture emerged of one of their players celebrating with his foot on the Panda Cup....
2019-05-30, 11:13

American icon Smokey Bear celebrates his 75th birthday The icon of the longest-running public service campaign in the US is being honored with birthday parties around the country this week, a celebration that includes a social media campaign to share his safety message....
2019-08-08, 21:26

Adidas celebrates 70 years with star-studded building opening Adidas celebrated its 70th anniversary on Friday with appearances at its Bavaria campus by sponsored athletes such as tennis veteran Stan Smith and German soccer legend Philipp Lahm, as well as celebrity partners like Pharrell Williams....
2019-08-09, 21:39

Pope celebrates Madagascar's 'living saint', champion of the poor Pope Francis on Sunday celebrated a former student of his who is now sometimes called Madagascar's "living saint" for having changed the lives of thousands of poor people who once lived in garbage dumps....
2019-09-08, 19:13

Holocaust survivor celebrates 104th birthday surrounded by 400 descendants This is the picture of triumph over evil. A Holocaust survivor celebrated her 104th birthday last week at the Western Wall in Jerusalem — and for the occasion posed for a photo surrounded by about 400 of her descendants, including her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Centenaria...
2019-08-08, 02:13

'Mobile Suit Gundam' celebrates its 40th Anniversary with... Fila? While we're just hours away from Neon Genesis Evangelion making its Netflix debut, a different flashback from the 90s is teaming up with an even older representative from the mecha anime genre. For the 40th anniversary of Mobile Suit Gundam, it's tea......
2019-06-21, 01:52

NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Social Media, Public Events This Earth Day, April 22, NASA invites you to celebrate our beautiful home planet by participating in a global social media event and local events around the country....
2019-05-21, 15:39

Blake, Pima County’s courthouse dog celebrates eighth birthday TUCSON – Pima County Attorney’s Office celebrated a special birthday on Wednesday – Blake the courthouse dog’s turned 8 years old on Wednesday! According to PCAO, Blake aids the attorney’s office’s special victim unit when children are involved. He is said to help...
2019-07-11, 03:52

Scaramucci celebrates hedge funds in Vegas at SALT with less glitz After a one-year pause, the hedge fund industry schmooze fest organized by Anthony Scaramucci, the investment manager who briefly served as President Donald Trump's communications director, returned......
2019-05-21, 17:13

In photos: U.S. women's soccer team celebrates in World Cup parade The U.S. women's soccer team celebrates their World Cup victory win with a ticker-tape parade at the Canyon of Heroes in New York City on July 10, 2019....
2019-07-11, 00:26

Lego celebrates Loyola's Sister Jean with look-a-like statue Lego is honoring Loyola University's Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt for her 100th birthday with a look-a-like statue made of more than 10,000 plastic bricks       ...
2019-08-21, 14:39

Clays Mill Elementary Celebrates Employee’s 90th Birthday LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- Clays Mill Elementary is celebrating a milestone with one of their most beloved employees. Fannie Kinzer, a.k.a. Ms. Fannie, is celebrating her 90th birthday. Kinzer has worked with Fayette County Schools’ Child Nutrition program since 1998. She plans to come back next...
2019-05-28, 18:52

Richmond celebrates formal renaming of Arthur Ashe Boulevard RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Groundbreaking black tennis player Arthur Ashe Jr.’s hometown of Richmond, Virginia has renamed a major thoroughfare after him, after years of effort. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that thousands of people attended a ceremony Saturday to celebrate the formal renaming...
2019-06-23, 00:13

Pakistan celebrates Independence Day but tensions with India remain high Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan used an address celebrating Independence Day on Wednesday to criticize India for its actions in the disputed Kashmir region that has long been a flashpoint between the two nuclear-armed neighbors....
2019-08-14, 10:00

B.J. Novak Celebrates His 40th Birthday With The Office Mini-Reunion Happy birthday, B.J. Novak! The actor turned 40 years old on Wednesday and celebrated the major milestone with a few of his former castmates from The Office. "What a......
2019-08-01, 15:39

After the metal has gone – in pictures In Britain in the 1980s, the Black Country’s metal industry was hit hard and a landscape that had been formed by the Industrial Revolution disappeared. John Myers’ book The End of Industry captures that time Continue reading......
2019-09-10, 17:13

Seeing science – in pictures Photography and science have long been intertwined, helping to shape the way we look at the world, as Marvin Heiferman shows in Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe, published by Aperture Continue reading......
2019-07-15, 17:13

Two, four, six, eight, anticipate! – in pictures Gamblers wait for the wheel of fortune to stop spinning. Ice creams start to drip. A family photo in mid-burn. What do these shots of the moments inbetween tell us about the world? Continue reading......
2019-09-12, 13:00

D-day veterans: now and then – in pictures As the 75th anniversary of D-day approaches, some of Britain’s handful of surviving Normandy veterans are making their way to France to commemorate the landings, in which 156,000 allied troops launched an audacious attack on the Normandy beachesRon Minton, 94, poses for a portrait at his home in Der...
2019-05-31, 14:01

With 37 Covers, New York Magazine Celebrates the Timeless, Transformative World of Drag If you weren’t already aware, here’s some tea worth spilling: Pop culture owes a great debt to drag culture. From our slang to the now-ubiquitous “full-face beat” of beauty influencer culture, drag queens have long been trailblazers in a realm few are brave enough to don six-inch heels and tread....
2019-06-13, 21:13

Shane Lowry celebrates 'incredible' Open win and first major – video report Irishman Shane Lowry staved off the biggest nerves of his golfing life and handled difficult conditions to win the Open by six strokes amid emotional scenes at Royal Portrush.Fervently cheered on every shot by the sellout crowd, the 32-year-old finished 15 under for the tournament, while Englishman ...
2019-07-22, 03:52

Watch: Eleven-year-old superfan celebrates Stanley Cup win with St. Louis Blues Laila Anderson, an 11-year-old superfan of the Blues who is fighting a life-threatening autoimmune disease, celebrated with St. Louis and kissed the Stanley Cup....
2019-06-13, 17:26

Google Celebrates Commencement Of FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 With Doodle Women's World Cup: The Google Doodle celebrates the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup with a collage of characters from its upcoming series of doodles by guest artists representing each of......
2019-06-07, 07:00

Saquon Barkley’s girlfriend, Anna Congdon, celebrates 21st birthday Saquon Barkley’s girlfriend Anna Congdon knows how to celebrate. Congdon, who turned 21 over the weekend, rang in her milestone year poolside with friends, according to video obtained by SportsGossip.com. In the clip, Congdon, who welcomed daughter Jada Clare with Barkley last year, enjoyed an...
2019-06-10, 19:26

Drake celebrates Raptors' Game 3 win by mocking Klay Thompson Drake was ready to go again with the trash talk once the Raptors locked up their 123-109 Game 3 NBA Finals win over the Warriors.        ...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates 93rd Birthday With Massive Military Parade President Donald Trump and his family got the royal treatment from Queen Elizabeth II this past week - and the American president was all in, gushing to Fox News that it was a highlight of his life,......
2019-06-09, 08:01

Houston Celebrates Exact Moment Neil Armstrong Set Foot On Moon Houston's Space Center counted down Saturday night to the exact moment 50 years ago that Neil Armstrong became the first person to set foot on the Moon, marking one of humanity's greatest......
2019-07-21, 07:00

Continental Celebrates The 50th Anniversary Of The Anti-Lock Braking System German auto component maker, Continental, has announced the completion of 50 years, since the world premiere of the first Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) at the 1969 Frankfurt Auto Show. It was the......
2019-09-05, 00:00

Priyanka Chopra Celebrates Jonas Brothers MTV VMAs Win With Epic PDA Photo No matter where she is, Priyanka Chopra is always the Jonas Brothers' biggest cheerleader. During Monday night's 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, some fans noticed that Kevin Jonas......
2019-08-28, 06:26

Washington girl celebrates recovery with ‘Wonder Woman’ photoshoot after nearly losing sight in one eye A young Washington state girl who nearly lost her sight in one eye following a freak accident recently celebrated her near-perfect vision with a fitting “Wonder Woman” themed photoshoot. ...
2019-09-17, 10:26

Cboe Global Markets Celebrates 35th Anniversary of S&P 500 Index Options (SPX) CHICAGO – July 2, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, is celebrating the 35th anniversary of Cboe’s S&P 500 Index options (SPXSM), the most actively traded index option in the U.S....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Mercy Ships celebrates 100,000th surgery: 'It's the purest form of medicine' The majority of the world’s population doesn’t have immediate access to safe or emergency medical care, but that’s something Mercy Ships is hoping to change, one stop at a time....
2019-05-21, 16:00

"One Small Step...": Google Doodle Celebrates 50 Years Of Moon Landing Google Doodle 2019 On Moon Landing: Fifty years ago, NASA's Apollo 11 mission marked mankind's journey to the moon. Google celebrates the 50th anniversary of the mission, which led to the very first......
2019-07-19, 02:52

7 years on Mars, NASA Curiosity rover celebrates anniversary with new finds NASA's eventual goal is to put astronauts on Mars, but the space agency's Curiosity rover is keeping it busy in the meantime. In a new blog post, NASA said that Curiosity is still exploring the Gale Crater and uncovering the mysteries of the "clay-bearing unit," where it's using its tools to drill i...
2019-08-08, 21:26

Trump celebrates 'progress' in trade negotiations during eventful Japan visit President Trump is celebrating a busy trip to Japan, where he says he is making headway on a trade deal, in addition to taking in the culture by presenting a new sumo championship....
2019-05-26, 19:26

Magic Johnson celebrates 60th birthday with, what else, a list of his 60 favorite TV shows As mere mortals, we can only imagine that when you’re a retired sports legend you have some time on your hands. How to fill the hours, stretching ahead of you like an all-day sucker? You watch a lot of TV, apparently....
2019-08-15, 03:13

Moving past tragedy, family celebrates two dads on Father's Day Keeping their dad's memory alive, the Pieniazek kids will celebrate two men Sunday for Father's Day.        ...
2019-06-15, 20:52

Watch: USA celebrates Women's World Cup with dressing room dancing, singing The United States Women's National Team celebrated its 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title with dance parties and a sing-a-long to Queen's "We Are the Champions" after beating the Netherlands in the final....
2019-07-08, 21:13

Taylor Swift Celebrates LGBT Pride at Wango Tango: "We Need to Stand Together" Taylor Swift got political and reaffirmed her support for the LGBT community onstage at the 2019 iHeartRadio Wango Tango show on Saturday, the start of Pride Month. Wearing a pastel......
2019-06-02, 20:52

WWII vet rides lawn mower to cafe, celebrates 94th birthday (WAGT) A World War II veteran from New Ellenton, South Carolina celebrated his 94th birthday Tuesday. The celebration was held at Flowers Cafe — a place he drives to every day on his lawnmower. goes every single day. James Cunningham, known as Mr. C, is a staple at the café. “People even say t...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Teen Mom's Briana DeJesus Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary With Tropical Getaway Happy anniversary to Briana DeJesus and John Rodriguez! The Teen Mom 2 star and her boyfriend are celebrating a year of dating with a tropical trip to Punta Cana. Briana took to Instagram......
2019-05-25, 00:13

As USWNT celebrates, Brandi Chastain statue unveiled outside Rose Bowl The statue shows Chastain, a star of the 1999 squad that inspired members of the current USWNT, in her iconic pose after scoring on the World Cup-winning penalty kick and ripping her jersey off in jubilation....
2019-07-11, 08:26

Detroit exhibit celebrates life of late Buffalo Bills owner An exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts celebrates the life and legacy of Ralph C. Wilson Jr., the late founder and owner of the Buffalo Bills       ...
2019-06-29, 17:39

Dairy Farmers Are Closing Up Shop. A Rite of Summer That Celebrates Them Lives On. Thousands of people in Wisconsin visit farms each June for a tradition known as the dairy breakfast. In one county where the industry struggles, two families kept the breakfast going....
2019-06-21, 12:39

Loyola’s Sister Jean celebrates 100th birthday with her own LEGO statue Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt celebrated her 100th birthday with a unique gift — her very own lookalike Lego statue. The beloved longtime chaplain of Loyola University’s men’s basketball team was gifted the 2 1/2 foot figure that took more than 10,000 plastic bricks and 30 hours to c...
2019-08-21, 17:00

Chuck Schumer celebrates USWNT World Cup victory by calling for equal pay Chuck Schumer congratulated the US women’s national soccer team on Monday by calling for equal pay for women. The Senate Minority Leader acknowledged the team’s “sustained level of excellence” before declaring that they have made an impact on the fair wage fight. “These athle...
2019-07-09, 08:00

Amanda Bynes celebrates her graduation from Fashion Institute with rare photo Amanda Bynes made her first Twitter appearance in months to share a celebratory photo from her fashion institute graduation.        ...
2019-06-27, 19:52

Google Artist's Doodle Celebrates Pride History And A Personal Journey Google Doodle On Pride Month: Today's Google Doodle commemorates the fiftieth anniversary of the celebration and acceptance of gay, lesbian, transgender and bisexual identities....
2019-06-04, 04:52

Oldest living American WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday Lawrence Brooks — a man considered to be the nation's oldest living veteran from World War II — celebrated a huge milestone in Louisiana last week: his 110th birthday....
2019-09-15, 14:26

Roglic celebrates first Grand Tour triumph as Jakobsen wins in Madrid "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic opened up his Grand Tour account with victory in the 74th edition of the Vuelta a Espana on Sunday ahead of the Spanish world champion Alejandro Valverde and fellow Slovenian Tadej Pogacar. Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen won the final Stage 21 in Madrid."...
2019-09-16, 05:26