Your daily rituals impact your life – but not in the way you might expect: NPR

Your daily rituals impact your life - but not in the way you might expect: NPR

We see rituals in almost every part of our lives, from celebrations to stress reduction methods. Igor Alecsander/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Igor Alecsander/Getty Images We see rituals in almost every part of our lives, from celebrations to stress reduction methods. Igor Alecsander/Getty Images From wearing a pair of lucky socks to following family … Read more

King Charles’ staff said during mourning he could lose his job

King Charles' staff said during mourning he could lose his job

King Charles leaves Clarence House ahead of the procession where the coffin of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth is carried from Buckingham Palace to the Houses of Parliament to lay in state, in London, Britain, on September 14, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/Pool Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Household staff … Read more

What to know about the Queen’s lie at Westminster

What to know about the Queen's lie at Westminster

LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to flock to London’s medieval Westminster Hall from Wednesday to pay their respects to Queen Elizabeth IIwhose coffin will remain in state for four days until his funeral on Monday. Here’s a look at what to expect for the occasion, including its traditions, the waiting … Read more

US to redirect frozen assets from Afghanistan after Taliban reject deal

US to redirect frozen assets from Afghanistan after Taliban reject deal

The Biden administration announced on Wednesday it would create a new fund from some of Afghanistan’s central bank’s frozen reserves, with the aim of easing the country’s growing humanitarian crisis without enriching the Taliban, who have rejected previous attempts. compromise agreement earlier this year. In a statement, the Treasury Department said a new watchdog would … Read more

EU proposes to ban products made with forced labor

EU proposes to ban products made with forced labor

European Union flags fly outside the headquarters of the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium, June 17, 2022. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, Sept 14 (Reuters) – The European Commission on Wednesday proposed a European ban on products made by forced labor with legislation that will add to … Read more

The Princess of Wales wore the Queen’s delicate earrings at Buckingham Palace

Kate, 40, donned a simple pair of pearl and diamond earrings as she joined husband Prince William and other royals including King Charles, the Queen Consort and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, to receive the Queen's coffin at Buckingham Palace.  They are believed to have previously belonged to the Queen, with Her Majesty wearing them to a number of events over the years.  Pictured is the Queen wearing the earrings in 1977

The Princess of Wales paid tribute to the Queen last night by wearing a pair of her earrings, it seems. Kate, 40, donned a simple pair of pearl and diamond earrings as she joined husband Prince William and other royals including King Charles, the Queen Consort and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, to receive … Read more

King Charles gets upset over ‘bloody’ leaking pen at signing ceremony

King Charles gets upset over 'bloody' leaking pen at signing ceremony

Play video content King Charles may wear the crown, but he still faces problems we commoners encounter every day… including pens bleeding like a haemophiliac. Britain’s new monarch was on hand for a signing ceremony at the royal residence of Hillsborough Castle in Northern Ireland on Tuesday…where he and Queen consort Camilla were trying to … Read more

It is now 65 Russian officials who demand the ousting of Vladimir Putin

It is now 65 Russian officials who demand the ousting of Vladimir Putin

Just days after Russian officials in St. Petersburg and Moscow openly called on President Vladimir Putin to relinquish power, the number of lawmakers calling for the Russian leader’s ouster has risen to 65. This is according to Kseniya Torstryem, one of the deputies from St. Petersburg who is collecting signatures for the initiative. Now city … Read more

End of COVID pandemic ‘in sight’ – WHO chief

End of COVID pandemic 'in sight' - WHO chief

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register September 14 (Reuters) – The world has never been in a better position to end the COVID-19 pandemic, the head of the World Health Organization said on Wednesday, his most optimistic view yet on the health crisis that has lasted for years and which has killed … Read more