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'We're all Londoners': Solidarity at terror vigil

London - Crowds gathered by London's beloved Tower Bridge on Monday -- many Muslims among them -- to grieve for the victims of the city's second jihadist attack in three months.

Vigil at scene of London terror attack

London - Hundreds of people joined hands in a human chain in the heart of London on Wednesday to pay tribute to the four people killed in a terror attack a week ago.

Tens of thousands attend Orlando vigil

Washington - Tens of thousands of people took part in a candlelight vigil in downtown Orlando to remember victims of the massacre at a gay nightclub one week ago.

Candles, tears and song at Orlando vigil for massacre victims

Orlando - A gay chorus sang, candles flickered against the twilight sky and rainbow flags fluttered as thousands in Orlando came together for the first major vigil in memory of the 49 people killed in America's worst mass shooting.

Workers mourn Brussels airport attack in silent vigil

Brussels - Hundreds of workers from the Brussels airport hit by a terror attack carried flowers and candles on Wednesday for a silent march and vigil near the still shuttered facility.

Grieving Brussels holds vigil at historic city square

Brussels - "Brussels I love you" says the message written in chalk on a historic city square, a place for raucous celebration that has become a scene of grief after Belgium's worst terror attack.

Up to 20,000 in Copenhagen vigil for Paris attack victims: Police

Copenhagen - Up to 20,000 people, among them Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen, gathered for a candlelight vigil at the gates of the French embassy in Copenhagen Sunday to mourn the victims of the Paris attacks, police said.

Australia floats prisoner swap to save Indonesia pair

Sydney - Australia on Thursday proposed a prisoner swap with Indonesia in an 11th-hour bid to save two drug smugglers facing execution, while voicing "deep concern" about Jakarta's international reputation if they are killed.

Danish Muslims plan peace vigil after shootings

Copenhage - A Danish Muslim group Monday said it was planning a peace vigil in the heart of Copenhagen this week to protest against hate crimes after this month's twin attacks in the city.

Vigil for American Peace in California Special

Emily, an environmental science student, hosted a candlelight vigil in Oxnard, California on September 9th to protest action against Syria.

Nuclear power opponents host vigil for Fukushima at N.Y. facility

Buchanan - Opponents of nuclear power have planned a vigil in Westchester County, N.Y. this weekend, to coincide with the anniversary of the Fukushima disaster.

President Obama: 'We’re not doing enough, we will have to change'

Newtown - Addressing the hundreds of people gathered at Newtown High School for an Interfaith vigil honoring those lost in Friday's tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, President Obama said as a nation, we are not are meeting that obligations.

President Obama to speak at Interfaith vigil for Newtown victims

Newtown - In a few moments, President Obama will speak to those gathered at an Interfaith vigil for the victims of the the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT.

Germans to hold weekly 'Free Tommy Robinson' vigil for EDL leader

Berlin - A regular weekly vigil is now held every Thursday outside the British Embassy in Berlin in support of ‘political prisoner’ Tommy Robinson, leader of the English Defence League.

Vigil held for Aretha Franklin as she prepares to undergo surgery

Detroit - A community in Detroit has gathered to hold a prayer vigil for Aretha Franklin as she prepares to undergo surgery. The legendary singer, dubbed the "Queen of Soul" needs to undergo a medical procedure for an undisclosed condition.

Cloud hangs over new Zimbabwe cabinet re. deputy's arrest

Zimbabwe's new deputy minister for agriculture Roy Bennett, arrested on Friday at a Harare airport just as the new unity-cabinet waited to be sworn in, did not show up at Mutare magistrate's court to hear charges formulated against him Monday as promised.

Vigil at Zimbabwe cop station after deputy agri-minister arrest

A vigil group is surrounding the Mutare police station in Zimbabwe where the country's newly-appointed deputy agriculture minister Roy Bennett is held since his shock arrest on Friday. Bennett was arrested just when Morgan Tshvangirai was sworn in.

Religious and Scientific Leaders Join Hands To Save The World

World religious leaders meet at Illulissat Icefjord, the largest glacier in Greenland and now in melt condition, to pray and find ways to energise their followers into helping save the world.
 

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Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka.  Organizers urged people t...
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka. Organizers urged people to let the flames burn.
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka.  Organizers urged people t...
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka. Organizers urged people to let the flames burn.
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka.  Organizers urged people t...
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka. Organizers urged people to let the flames burn.
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka.  Organizers urged people t...
Thousands remembered and mourned those who lost their lives in Sri Lanka. Organizers urged people to let the flames burn.