Powerful thunderstorms swept across the US capital region on Sunday and Monday, bringing damaging winds, hail, and flash floods to Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia (DMV).
Controversy over racial relations in the United States has long centred around the names of some of the country's largest sports teams, thought to be racially insensitive by some, especially those pertaining to native peoples exterminated by the original European settlers.
Pompeo earlier welcomed the move by India as it issued an interim order blocking TikTok and 58 other apps linked to China, two weeks after the two countries saw the first deadly border clash in decades.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The California authorities have asked six counties in the state to shut down indoor restaurants, movie theatres, zoos and museums after a week which saw more than 55,000 novel coronavirus cases, Governor Gavin Newsom announced.
US-based tech companies Facebook, Twitter and Google have suspended processing demands for user data from Hong Kong authorities following Beijing’s imposition of a new national security law last week.
The coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the globe, with the United States and Brazil leading in the number of both active infection cases and fatalities.
The epicentre of the quake was 93 kilometres north of Batang, in the province of Java, at a depth of more than 500 kilometres, seismologists say.
The initial recordings for the album took place at the Dalai Lama’s residence in Dharamsala in India. The idea for this initiative came from the spiritual leader’s former student Junelle Kunin, a musician from New Zealand. This album release comes five years after the Dalai Lama’s appearance at the Glastonbury Festival.