Catholic church bombed in Sri Lanka attacks reopens | AFP

Devotees including some of the Easter attack survivors attend a prayer session as St Anthony’s in Colombo reopens. It which was among the three churches hit by jihadi suicide bombers in coordinated attacks that also targeted three luxury hotels in the Sri Lankan capital on April 21.

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Sri Lanka’s tourism suffers after blasts

Sri Lanka was the Lonely Planet guide’s top travel destination for 2019, but since the Easter attacks on churches and luxury hotels, foreign tourists have fled. (May 16)

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Easter target practice? ‘Rockets’ light up the sky as Greeks celebrate ‘Rouketopolemos’

Members of two neighbouring churches in Vrontados on the island of Chios fired thousands of homemade rockets at each other on Sunday, as part of ‘Rouketopolemos’ – an Easter tradition that has been celebrated by the churches of St. Mark’s and Panagia Erithiani for more than 120 years.

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Vigil for Sri Lanka blast victims held one week after massacre

A memorial vigil for the victims of the deadly Easter bombings was held on Sunday, outside the Colombo church where one of the explosions took place last week.

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Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic leader condemns suicide bombings

Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic leader condemns the Easter attacks during a private mass as the country marks a week since suicide bombers hit three churches and three luxury hotels. IMAGES of Cardinal Malcolm, Sri Lanka PM and President attending the mass

CCTV footage shows Sri Lanka bombing suspect

CCTV footage shows a man carrying a rucksack walking and entering St Sebastian’s Church in Negombo on Easter Sunday. At least 321 people were killed by suicide bomb blasts on that ripped through three hotels and three churches as worshippers attended Easter services. CCTV IMAGES

Clarkson: ‘I love the Cross Battles’

“The Voice” star Kelly Clarkson talks about how much she loves the show’s Cross Battles and reveals that she headed to the recording studio over Easter. (April 23)

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Here are the top stories for Monday, April 22nd: Sri Lanka’s military gets sweeping police powers; US pressures countries to quit Iranian oil; Police seek new leads in killing of two Ind. teens, White House hosts annual Easter egg roll.

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NYC’s Little Sri Lanka reacts to no social media

Sri Lanka’s abrupt shutdown of social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram and others in the wake of the string of deadly Easter terror attacks left worried friends and relatives in places like New York’s “Little Sri Lanka” in the dark. (April 22)

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Six bombing targets: Christian churches & luxury hotels hit by deadly Sri Lankan blasts, 120+ killed

The number of dead rises to 129, according to state media, as a result of a series of explosions in Sri Lanka. Hundreds more have been injured, reports say. Many of the victims were from the Christian minority celebrating Easter. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9sq1

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Extreme Easter: Flogging, crucifixions in Philippines

People in the Philippines mark Good Friday with ritual crucifixions and self-flagellation — extreme affirmations of faith performed every Easter in Asia’s Catholic outpost. Nearly 80 percent of people in the Philippines are Catholic, a legacy of the nation’s 300 years of Spanish colonial rule that ended at the turn of the 20th century.

Smoked turkey & pork chops: Fresh grocery shipment blasts off to Intl Space Station

A fresh grocery shipment is on its way to the International Space Station after launching from Virginia.

While there’s no Easter ham or lamb, NASA says plenty of holiday fixings are going up for the space station’s six residents, including smoked turkey, pork chops and cobbler.

Altogether, more than 800 meals are tucked away.
The 7,600-pound (3,450-kilogram) load also included three free-flying robots to be tested as astronaut helpers, 40 black lab mice and 63 tiny student-research satellites.

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Some hunt for Easter eggs, others – sex toys: Thousands take part in raising Breast Cancer Awareness

Thousands of women and 200 disguised men gathered on a field in Wepion, Belgium to take part in the eighth year of an annual ‘sex toy hunt’. Proceeds from the event are donated to Think-Pink, a Belgian breast cancer campaign that raises awareness and funds research.

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Patriarch Kirill leads Orthodox Easter service at Christ the Saviour Cathedral

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