The Hindu festival of Holi, or the “Festival of Colors,” heralds the arrival of spring and the end of winter.
Park will be permanently removed from the South Korean office and the nation will need to hold a presidential election within 60 days.
The nation’s parliament impeached Park in December for allegedly including her confidante Choi Soon-sil in state affairs and colluding to take bribes from South Korean conglomerates.
South Korea’s Constitutional Court upheld the impeachment decision on Thursday.
Veterinarians at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand operated on 25-year-old green sea turtle “Bank” to remove 915 coins, weighing 11 pounds, from her stomach. Bank swallowed the coins after misguided human passers-by tossed them into her pool for good luck in eastern Thailand.
If the third Saturday in May in Baltimore can be too hot for you, another horse racing spectacle, held over the weekend at a mountain resort in Switzerland, courts the opposite extreme, holding its meeting on a frozen lake.