South Asia's intense heat wave a 'sign of things to come'

A carpenter rests in the shade of a tree on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Friday, May 20, 2022.(AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh) A carpenter rests in the shade of a tree on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Friday, May 20, 2022.(AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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Celebrations, protests take place on Canada Day in Ottawa

Thousands of people wearing red and white and waiving Canadian flags packed downtown Ottawa to celebrate Canada's 155th birthday on Friday, while groups of protesters popped up around Parliament Hill to protest COVID-19 vaccines and federal restrictions.

Wellington Street in front of Parliament Hill on Friday evening, as Canadians celebrated Canada's 155th birthday. (Jeremie Charron/CTV News Ottawa)

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