America celebrates ‘Juneteenth’

America celebrates ‘Juneteenth’

On June 19, the United States commemorates Juneteenth, a pivotal day marking the end of slavery and a significant chapter in American history. Known as Emancipation Day, this day has long been celebrated by Black communities, but recent discussions on racial justice have propelled it into broader national recognition. Juneteenth, a blend of “June” and […]

Salute to the Most Valuable Players in the Sacred Blood Games

Salute to the Most Valuable Players in the Sacred Blood Games

Today, June 14th, is  World Blood Donor Day! It’s that special occasion where we celebrate those brave souls who willingly part ways with their precious life juice for the greater good. World Blood Donor Day was first established in 2004 by the World Health Organization (WHO). The date, June 14th, commemorates the birthday of Karl […]

No Love Affair better than Ours!

No Love Affair better than Ours!

Eighty years ago, Harold Terens first set foot in Normandy as a young U.S. Army Air Forces corporal, not long after D-Day. His mission was to help transport German prisoners and freed American POWs to England, a somber task in the wake of the bloody beach landings where many of his friends had fallen. Fast […]

Pope Francis: Apology for using an ‘F’ word!

Pope Francis:  Apology for using an ‘F’ word!

Earlier this week, on 28 May, Pope Francis apologized after being accused of using a highly offensive slur to refer to gay men during a private session with bishops. Unexpected Words from a Bridge-Builder The pope’s choice of words, reported by major Italian news outlets and confirmed to The Washington Post by a senior Vatican […]

Seoul: Fancy Housing to boost Birth Rate!

Seoul: Fancy Housing to boost Birth Rate!

In a move that could be described as either a bold leap forward or a desperate grasp at straws, Seoul’s Mayor Oh Se-hoon has announced a new housing scheme aimed at tackling South Korea’s demographic crisis. Seoul is in South Korea, right? But this isn’t a K-pop story. The crisis, fuelled by an alarmingly low […]

Agnikul Cosmos: Launch Aborted (Again?)

Agnikul Cosmos: Launch  Aborted (Again?)

Another Delay for Agnikul Cosmos: Fourth Aborted Launch in Three Months India’s ‘promising’ private space company, Agnikul Cosmos, faced yet another hiccup on Tuesday 28 May, with their much-anticipated rocket launch. This marks the fourth time in just three months that they’ve had to call off a test flight at the last minute. Let’s dive […]

Rajkot Court Demands SIT Report on Game Zone Fire Tragedy

Rajkot Court Demands SIT Report on Game Zone Fire Tragedy

There’s some serious legal drama unfolding in Rajkot, Gujarat. A court has just demanded a status report from the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that’s digging into the tragic ‘TRP Game Zone’ fire. This all kicked off because a plea was filed, asking for criminal cases to be registered against several high-ranking officials who were either […]

Who’s responsible for the Cockroach Invasion?

Who’s responsible for the Cockroach Invasion?

The world’s most ubiquitous cockroach — the tiny, tan German cockroach — is currently creeping through countless buildings, hiding in the dark corners of hotel rooms, restaurant kitchens, and, if you’re unlucky, your own home. This tiny little nightmare can squeeze into any crevice, feasting on the crumbs we drop. Yet, when scientists search for […]

High Blood Pressure: The Sneaky Ninja of Health Problems

High Blood Pressure: The Sneaky Ninja of Health Problems

Ah, hypertension. Just the word might make your blood pressure go up a notch. Yesterday, May 17th, was World Hypertension day! But don’t worry, I’ve got you covered with a guide that’s as easy as pie and just as enjoyable. Let’s dive into the world of hypertension, or as I like to call it, the […]

Vatican issues New Guidelines on ‘Religious Phenomena’

Vatican issues New Guidelines on ‘Religious Phenomena’

ROME — Claims of weeping statues, apparitions of divine personages of all orders, and miraculous bread are less likely to be accepted as ‘miracles’ by the Catholic Church. The Vatican has introduced new guidelines on unexplained religious phenomena, significantly altering the way the Roman Catholic Church addresses claims of supernatural events, such as weeping statues […]

Brazil Bags Women’s FIFA World Cup 2027

Brazil Bags Women’s FIFA World Cup 2027

The 2027 women’s World Cup will take place in Brazil, FIFA announced Friday at its 74th Congress in Bangkok. Brazil had been considered the front-runner over a joint bid by Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany (BNG) because of its stadiums and ability to accommodate participants and fans. Brazil hosted the men’s World Cup in 2014 […]

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