Latin America and Caribbean surpass Europe to become world’s hardest-hit Covid region

Latin America and the Caribbean surpassed Europe on Friday to become the region hardest-hit with coronavirus deaths, as India passed the milestone of two million infections. The world’s worst-affected region has reported 213,120 fatalities in total, 460 more than Europe, according to an AFP tally based on official data. In Brazil, demonstrators released 100 biodegradable […]

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Coronavirus Spikes In Ireland, France, Spain And Italy Put Europe On High Alert

TOPLINE Europe, once the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, has been hailed worldwide for its countries’ strict lockdowns and how they appeared to have beat back the virus’ damage—but months out from the initial rollbacks on coronavirus restrictions, many countries across the continent are reporting an increasing number of new cases, putting officials on edge […]

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Fr Boris Bobrinskoy, a great Russian theologian in Europe, is dead

He introduced the treasures of Orthodox spirituality to the West. He worked extensively with Pavel Evdokimov and Olivier Clément, and was a great ecumenical figure who studied with the Jesuits, taught Protestants and Catholics, and backed Russia’s religious revival during and after the atheist regime. He recognised the “Babylonian captivity” of the Russian Church (excessive […]

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Covid deaths in LatAm top Europe

Latin America and the Caribbean surpassed Europe on Friday to become the region with the most Covid-19 deaths. The world’s worst-hit region has recorded 213,120 fatal cases, 460 more than Europe. Over the last week, 44 percent of global deaths from Covid-19 — 18,300 out of 41,500 — happened in the region. Latin America is […]

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The Leader of Europe’s ‘Last Dictatorship’ Is Facing an Unprecedented Challenge. Here’s What It Could Mean for Belarus

Europe’s longest serving leader Alexander Lukashenko has long worked hard to seem invincible. He has dominated past elections that the U.S. has deemed neither free nor fair and brokered no dissent and suppressed protests. Now, he is facing an unprecedented challenge as he runs for a sixth term as president of Belarus in elections on […]

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