BBC - 3 hours 46 min ago
Scientists want people to send them recordings of their wildlife experiences under the lockdown.
Reuters - 6 hours 21 min ago
Algeria will resume some economic activities and allow a number of businesses to reopen from Sunday as part of a plan to end the coronavirus lockdown, the prime minister's office said on Thursday.
UPI - 6 hours 28 min ago
A San Diego theme park that has to keep a roller coaster running every day despite the coronavirus lockdown has recruited some unusual passengers immune to the virus -- stuffed animals.
NY Post - 6 hours 57 min ago
Haircuts have been hard to come by during the coronavirus pandemic, but one alpaca is going viral for looking relaxed while getting a trim. The South American animal, which lives at Velvet Hall Alpacas in Innerleithen, Scottish Border, was captured on video getting a trim to remove its near 10-pound coat of hair, British news...
NY Post - 7 hours 13 min ago
JOHANNESBURG – When Zinzi Lerefolo was sent home from her fee-paying girls' school in a leafy Johannesburg suburb in March, her family set up a virtual classroom that allowed her to continue studying uninterrupted. The 13-year-old has access to the internet and her school has the means to provide online teaching during the coronavirus lockdown....
Fox News - 7 hours 49 min ago
Alicia Silverstone revealed that she's passing time while under coronavirus lockdown with her son, Bear Blu, by taking baths together and focusing on their vegan diet.
The Hill - 8 hours 13 min ago
President Trump's reelection efforts will switch back into live action next week for the first time since the coronavirus lockdown forced the campaign to go virtual in mid-March.Trump Victory,...
The Guardian - 9 hours 34 min ago
From swimming with cuttlefish to an island of fluffy wombats, where to get back to nature as travel restrictions ease Living in coronavirus lockdown, it feels like the whole world has stopped. In fact, the natural world has been doing rather well without human interference. Our health may be under threat and our livelihoods at risk, but we've had time to witness wild things, even if just from our bedroom window. Birdwatching, anyone? Related: Trans-Tasman travel bubble: Canberra airport asks...
Reuters - 10 hours 24 min ago
At the Dadawan restaurant in the southern Dutch city of Maastricht, an unusual group of new staffers has been brought in to help after the Netherlands eased its coronavirus lockdown this week: robots.
Sky News - 10 hours 27 min ago
The Prince of Wales has opened up about missing his family during the coronavirus lockdown, telling Sky News: "You really just want to give people a hug".
Reuters - 11 hours 2 min ago
London's world-famous Abbey Road Studios reopened on Thursday after closing its doors during the coronavirus lockdown for the first time in its 90-year history.
Reuters - 11 hours 28 min ago
Jordan said on Thursday it would reopen hotels and cafes, allow sporting events without spectators and shorten a night curfew as of Saturday, further easing its coronavirus lockdown that has hit the aid-dependent economy.
Reuters - 11 hours 31 min ago
The South African government will appeal a court ruling that declared some of its coronavirus lockdown regulations invalid, a senior official said on Thursday after a cabinet meeting.
Fox News - 15 hours 3 min ago
Our current lockdown strategy may or may not defeat the coronavirus. But the Chinese clearly see it as a big win for them.
CNET - 15 hours 4 min ago
Commentary: Zoom cast reunions have been a joy to watch during the coronavirus lockdown. Let them long continue.
ABC News - 15 hours 18 min ago
Italy has officially ended its long coronavirus lockdown but still finds itself alone after reopening its borders to boost summer tourism...
Reuters - 18 hours 45 min ago
Learning Australian bush survival skills is becoming popular as city folk turn to nature with the easing of the coronavirus lockdown, organisers of a course outside Sydney said.
The Guardian - 18 hours 48 min ago
We continue our Top 10 countdown, featuring a dark hit by the Specials, classic Beatles and Dead or Alive's majestic synth-pop As the coronavirus lockdown continues, the Guardian's music desk thought you might be in need of a distraction something to send you down memory lane, or to divert the annoyance at your housemates or children on to us. We present to you a ranking of the 100 greatest UK No 1 singles since the charts began in 1952. Continue reading...
The Independent - 19 hours 4 min ago
'Nobody's got any real idea what best strategy to use,' says epidemiology professor...
Reuters - 20 hours 10 min ago
German sportswear firm Adidas said on Thursday that sales had returned to growth in greater China faster than it had expected after the coronavirus lockdown, while the reopening of business in Europe and the Americas was going more gradually.
The Guardian - 21 hours 4 min ago
People with asthma and other lung conditions report decrease in symptoms, finds survey Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Two million people in the UK with respiratory conditions such as asthma have experienced reduced symptoms during the coronavirus lockdown, according to the British Lung Foundation. A survey by the charity of 14,000 people with lung conditions found one in six had noticed improvements in their health. Among children, the figure was higher, with one in...
The Guardian - 22 hours 4 min ago
Rather than pitting old people against the young, now is the time to unite against a system that only benefits those who are wealthy Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage During the first weeks of the coronavirus lockdown in the United States and Britain, a flurry of media commentary centred around issues of generational difference in response to the pandemic. "Boomer" parents, although at heightened risk of deadly complications from contracting Covid-19, were apparently...
The Guardian - 22 hours 4 min ago
In March, couples in England were advised to move in together or stay apart to avoid coronavirus. What happened to those in new relationships who went for it? Hurtling down the motorway on a Triumph T120 with a backpack full of knickers, Jen Lewandowski thought: this is terrific. Lewandowski, 41, had met Tom Gidley, 51, just four times before she moved into his Ramsgate home at the beginning of the coronavirus lockdown in March. They originally met through work. Lewandowski had contacted Gidley...
Canoe News - 23 hours 6 min ago
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Peninah Wanjiru wasn’t really one to take chances. Her friends said the 35-year-old Kenyan sex worker was careful how she conducted business at her home in Majengo, an informal settlement on the outskirts of Nairobi, where she only allowed clients in for a “quickie.” But on the night of May […]...