#Christmas

.New York, NY, USA
Lohan started her career in acting when she was 11. (Photo Credit- Instagram/@lindsaylohan)

  • She will soon star in a yet-to-be-titled holiday rom-com
  • Lindsay Lohan will play a 'newly engaged, spoiled hotel heiress'
  • She took a break from movies in the early 2010s and eventually started living in both Europe and Dubai

.Paris, France
The office of Brigitte Macron, wife of French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday confirmed that the first lady got tested positive for COVID -19 in late December. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Brigitte later resumed normal activities after a second COVID-19 test proved negative
  • Brigitte stayed at the official presidential residence, the Elysees palace during her illness
  • President Emmanuel Macron tested positive for coronavirus on December 17

.Massachusetts, USA
The two women were accompanied by little children. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Somerset Police Officer Matt Lima was called to a Stop and Shop grocery store as store security suspected shoplifting
  • Lima spoke to the woman under suspicion, and found out they were facing family issues
  • Instead of pressing charges, he bought them a $250 gift card so they could buy food

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Fauci has highlighted the holiday season being a possible reason for the virus to spread. (Photo: AP/PTI)

  • Anthony Fauci has warned that "darkest days are ahead of us -- not behind us”
  • Air travel in the week prior to Christmas in US clocked an average of six million passengers per day
  • 200,000 new COVID-19 cases were reported in December after the Thanksgiving season passed

.England, UK
The doppelganger spoke about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's decision to move to Canada. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The fake queen’s speech was aired by British broadcaster, Channel 4
  • The channel hired a Oscar-winning VFX studio to create the queen’s doppelganger
  • The "queen" broke into a TikTok dance routine during the “address"

.London, UK
Millions more people across the UK have been placed under top tier-four restrictions ( Picture Credit : Unsplash/ Representative )

  • Harsher restrictions now apply to millions more people 
  • The new coronavirus variant triggered travel curbs 
  • Around 43 percent of England are now in tier 4

.Hong Kong
Florist Elise Ip makes a gift as part of the free 'Send Flowers With You' project. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Elise Ip started the 'Send Flowers With You' project in July
  • It allows relatives and friends to get gifts from those arrested during the pro-democracy protests
  • More than 10,000 people in Hong Kong were arrested for participating in the pro-democracy protests

.Paris, France
On April 2019, the cathedral caught fire. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • For the first time since last year's fire, Notre Dame hosted a Christmas Eve concert
  • The choristers wore hard hats and protective suits, without any audience
  • The concert was recorded at the cathedral earlier this month and was broadcast on television

Holiday spirit is alive even in space.(Representational/Pixabay)

  • The International space station is hosting seven members, the largest crew it ever has
  • Astronauts have been celebrating holidays in space since the days of the Apollo mission
  • Christmas is mostly celebrated differently by each crew but on new years there are some commonalities

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris will take the oath in January 2021. (Picture Credits: PTI)

  • After Joe Biden, Kamala Harris released a video wishing people a Merry Christmas 
  • She talked about this Christmas being a time to celebrate hope
  • Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff thanked frontline workers and military personnel of America