Reuters - 1 hour 11 min ago
The British government said on Wednesday that it was time to move on after Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser provoked outrage and widespread scorn by making a 400 km (250 mile) road trip during the coronavirus lockdown.
The Independent - 2 hours 1 min ago
Charity has delivered 43 per cent of last year's total sessions within just seven weeks...
New York Times - 3 hours 9 min ago
These Indian workers were dispersed by the police last week as they waited to leave Mumbai for their villages by bus after losing their jobs during the coronavirus lockdown.
Sky News - 8 hours 52 min ago
Mothers who were in paid work before lockdown are 47% more likely than fathers to have permanently lost their jobs or quit, new research suggests.
Sky News - 10 hours 33 min ago
The family of a Conservative MP have been reminded of the coronavirus lockdown guidelines following reports police broke up an illegal birthday party at his house.
Celebrity Insider - 11 hours 22 min ago
Cardi B has gained a little weight during the Coronavirus lockdown and she’s showing off her new curves in a series of bikini photos. First, the “Bodak Yellow” singer shared a video of herself with blue hair in an Instagram […]...
NPR - 11 hours 53 min ago
Bangladesh has extended its coronavirus lockdown except for the garment factories. But with global brands canceling orders, workers face pay cuts, hunger and little to no social distancing.
Reuters - 13 hours 4 min ago
South Africa's churches and other places of worship can reopen their doors from June, but will be limited to 50 people, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday as coronavirus lockdown rules are further eased.
Fox News - 13 hours 27 min ago
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, obeying The Netherlands' ban on nursing home visitations during the coronavirus pandemic, did not visit his ailing mother for weeks before her death earlier this month, according to local media reports Monday.
The Independent - 14 hours 41 min ago
Face masks, hand sanitiser and a lot more queueing: retailers across the UK are set to open up to a different world, and shoppers may find it a difficult experience to get to grips with...
NY Post - 14 hours 41 min ago
This is the spectacular moment thousands of flamingos gather on a lake in Mumbai that has become cleaner during the coronavirus lockdown. Footage from an apartment in the Seawoods Complex in Nerul overlooking the creek in Navi Mumbai shows the beautiful birds gathering. Environmentalists pointed out that although flamingos migrate to the area each year,...
Fox News - 14 hours 54 min ago
A United Kingdom government minister resigned Tuesday after hearing Prime Minister Boris Johnson's top adviser, Dominic Cummings, defend his 260-mile trip from London during the country's coronavirus lockdown while showing symptoms of the virus.
Newsweek - 15 hours 14 min ago
The Duke of Sussex told how the landmines charity made famous by his mother has shifted to help poorly equipped hospitals and starving families during coronavirus lockdown.
Daily News - 15 hours 58 min ago
A South Korean man who refused to abide by the country's coronavirus lockdown while now spend four months quarantined behind bars.
Fox News - 16 hours 10 min ago
A 94-year-old World War II veteran who died alone in a nursing home in Florida during the coronavirus pandemic got the tribute he deserved.
The Independent - 16 hours 16 min ago
Dominic Cummings is not the only political figure to have been accused of flouting lockdown rules...
Orlando Sentinel - 16 hours 51 min ago
After noticing fewer in-person visits amid April's statewide coronavirus lockdown, domestic violence shelters say more people are now seeking protection from abusers as Central Florida emerges from its hibernation, a trend they expect will continue with the economy still in distress.
CBS News - 16 hours 55 min ago
PM Boris Johnson says his senior aide "acted reasonably" traveling 600 miles with his sick family, but a government official just quit over it.
Variety - 16 hours 56 min ago
Movie theaters and other entertainment facilities are set to reopen in Dubai on Wednesday, as the United Arab Emirates begins to lift coronavirus lockdown restrictions. Vox Cinemas, the top exhibition chain in the Middle East, has announced that its multiplexes in several Dubai malls are set to reopen tomorrow, with social distancing and sanitary measures […]...
The Guardian - 17 hours 5 min ago
Artists commissioned for Culture In Quarantine series designed to create snapshot of UK' amid Covid-19 crisis Swan Lake performed in the bath, a virtual rave set in a living room, and sign-language performance art inspired by the balcony musicians of Lombardy, are three of the new commissions announced by BBC Arts for the creation of "a powerful snapshot" of the UK during coronavirus lockdown. Among the commissions is Transcendence: making a digital rave, by the singer-songwriter Simon...
Contact Music - 17 hours 5 min ago
Winnie Harlow is reportedly dating NBA star Kyle Kuzma.The 25-year-old Canadian model is believed to have been seeing the Lakers player during the coronavirus lockdown and romance rumours started after the pair were seen out on a walk holding hands...
Reuters - 17 hours 24 min ago
J.K. Rowling published the first chapters of a fairy tale about a monster known as the Ickabog on Tuesday, an allegory about truth and abuse of power that is free online so that children can read it during coronavirus lockdown.
Contact Music - 18 hours 5 min ago
Tom Daley has been learning to knit during the coronavirus lockdown.The 25-year-old Olympic diver is unable to get to his training pool amid the pandemic - which has also seen the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo cancelled - and so...
Canoe News - 18 hours 32 min ago
LONDON — J.K. Rowling will publish a fairy tale called The Ickabog free online so that children on lockdown can read it, with the first chapter to be published on Tuesday. “Over 10 years ago, I wrote a stand-alone fairy tale called The Ickabog,” Rowling said. “Until very recently, the only people who’d heard the […]...