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'Listen to the party': Chinese cities deck out in slogans for anniversary

Straits Times 18 Jun 2021
The world's second-largest economy has been lauding its achievements in the weeks leading up to July 1, which marks the centenary of the party's founding in Shanghai ... Party propaganda is a part of daily life in China, where red banners giving advice, encouragement and official messages are seen on streets all year round.

Notting Hill Carnival street party cancelled due to Covid uncertainty

Metro UK 18 Jun 2021
The organisers of Notting Hill Carnival have decided to cancel this year’s street party due to the pandemic ... But the event is being taken off the streets amid lasting uncertainty over whether it will be able to proceed safely ... The festival is both the largest street party and the celebration of Caribbean culture in Europe (Picture.

'No heroes in this story': Opening statements made in Diavontae Davis' first-degree murder trial

The Hawk Eye 18 Jun 2021
A party attended by two armed men in September 2019 ended in tragedy, and now a Des Moines County jury will be left to decide whether the shooting that killed Reynaldo "Rey" Villarreal was an act of self-defense ... Across the street from The Studio, Villarreal and his family were at a birthday party for his niece's fiancé.

Notting Hill Carnival cancelled for a second year

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Jun 2021
... “safety first”, citing the risk of cancellation and the short time carnival performers would have to prepare for the three-day spectacle, Europe’s biggest street party.Sponsored.

London’s Notting Hill Carnival cancelled again because of COVID

Metro USA 18 Jun 2021
LONDON (Reuters) – Notting Hill Carnival, billed as Europe’s biggest street party, has been cancelled for a second year in a row due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Friday ... to watch the street parades and listen to sound systems, the organisers said.

10 ways to maximize fun this weekend

Hillsboro Banner 18 Jun 2021
the fireman’s parade, bean bag tourney, fishing in the park, horse and tractor pulls and the downtown street dance ... Find a babysitter prior to tomorrow night’s street dance ... There’s usually limited seating at today’s kiddie pedal pull today along Main Street ... Arrive early if you’re hitting up the hamburger party at the Vets Club starting at 5 p.m.

Man, 55, is left fighting for his life after fight near Leicester Square where Scotland ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2021
The brutal assault happened in central London on Little Newport Street, which joins Charing Cross Road, where Leicester Square comes off ... Police still at the scene of the attack this morning combing the streets for any evidence. The road where the attack happened was near to where Scotland fans were partying away.

Notting Hill Carnival cancelled for second year in a row due to Covid

ITV 18 Jun 2021
Europe's biggest street party, which celebrates its 55th anniversary this year, will once again be a digital event after the easing of Covid restrictions was once again delayed ... “It would be very difficult to hold Carnival in its traditional format on the streets with social distancing in place.

Notting Hill Carnival taken off streets due to Covid-19 for second year

Belfast Telegraph 18 Jun 2021
The move comes as the delay to “Freedom Day”, which had been due on June 21, means social distancing measures are still in place – something which organiser Matthew Phillip had warned would be “devastating” for Europe’s biggest street party ... Notting Hill Carnival has been removed from the streets due to Covid-19 in its 55th year (Hollie Adams/PA).

Heat precautions being advised during outdoor events as temperatures near record highs

News-Press Now 18 Jun 2021
InDowntown Jefferson City, an outdoor concert series and street party is taking place Thursday night. The event takes place in the 200 block of High Street from 7.00 p.m ... Angela Nale, coordinator of the event, said the event is lucky enough to be near many businesses along the streets of downtown Jefferson City if people do need to escape the heat ... .

Notting Hill Carnival: Fiesta off the streets for second year

BBC News 18 Jun 2021
This year's Notting Hill Carnival will not take place on the streets, with organisers putting "safety first" ... The three-day street party has been held in west London since 1966, usually attracting about two million people ... It was streamed on four channels over the August Bank Holiday weekend ... Notting Hill Carnival ... .

Ethiopians Prepare for Elections Amid Ongoing Conflict

Beijing News 18 Jun 2021
"Life has gotten expensive, and people have died in violence, but I hope elections can make this right," said Melat Tesfaye, a 29-year-old mother of two, on a busy street in Ethiopia's capital. "Opposition parties are campaigning freely, and we have hope for a democratic country.".

Scot staggers straight into motorbike as Tartan Army arrives in London

Metro UK 18 Jun 2021
Video has emerged of a Scotland supporter staggering straight into a motorbike as football fans continue to bring drunken chaos to London’s streets ... The Tartan Army have been partying in the city’s streets ahead of the 8pm clash and brought plenty of drunken antics.

France’s far-Right sets sights on victory in regional elections

Business Day 18 Jun 2021
Thierry Mariani did not know what to expect as his campaign approached the street market in Antibes. His far-right party boss, Marine le Pen, encountered an angry mob when she visited six years earlier ... far beyond the party’s traditional areas of support ... Traditional parties.

Israeli-Arab party makes history. But will Israeli Arabs benefit?

Yahoo Daily News 18 Jun 2021
A taboo as old as Israel’s 73 years as a state was broken this week when an Arab party joined a ruling coalition for the first time. The inclusion of the small Islamic Raam party was the final puzzle piece needed to topple Benjamin Netanyahu as prime minister after 12 years in power, but it represents an enormous political gamble.