Buildings lit up across India to salute COVID-19 fighters

At 9 p.m., April 5, Indian people turned off their lights, and lit up candles, flashlights, and other torches for nine minutes, to salute all personnel fighting on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): … Read more Buildings lit up across India to salute COVID-19 fighters

Libya fears 150,000 displaced vulnerable to COVID-19

There are fears that the spread of the new coronavirus in Libya will pose a serious threat to some of the 150,000 people who have been displaced by the conflict. People sheltering in schools and abandoned buildings are particularly vulnerable to infection. Al Jazeera’s Mahmoud Abdelwahed has more from Tripoli. – Subscribe to our channel: … Read more Libya fears 150,000 displaced vulnerable to COVID-19

Las Vegas’ Homeless Moved to Parking Lot While Hotels Remain Vacant

Homeless people in Las Vegas have been directed to sleep in rectangles painted on the pavement in a makeshift parking lot camp as a way to limit the spread of the coronavirus, a move that is stirring outrage by some on social media. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #LasVegas #CoronavirusLasVegas Former Obama administration housing chief Julian Castro suggested … Read more Las Vegas’ Homeless Moved to Parking Lot While Hotels Remain Vacant

Venues transformed by coronavirus |The World

As the number of global COVID-19 cases continues to climb, authorities are racing to prepare enough facilities for patients. Buildings like ice rinks, stadiums, exhibition centres, as well as parks and ships are being turned into makeshift medical clinics, to deal with the crisis. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch … Read more Venues transformed by coronavirus |The World

‘Oh my gosh!’ | Tornado rips through Arkansas

Houses were destroyed after a tornado ripped through Jonesboro, a city in the state of Arkansas. According to reports, at least six people have been injured, with severe damage inflicted on commercial and residential buildings. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international … Read more ‘Oh my gosh!’ | Tornado rips through Arkansas

Strong wind blows roofs off in Kazakhstan

20mps strong #wind blows roofs off the buildings in #Kazakhstan’s cities. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT (Russia Today) is a global #news network broadcasting … Read more Strong wind blows roofs off in Kazakhstan

Thailand to declare one month state of emergency

Thailand is ramping up efforts to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. Its government is set to issue an emergency decree enabling further measures to slow the spread of the virus. The measures include imposing curfews, banning travel and closing down buildings without warrants. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store … Read more Thailand to declare one month state of emergency

Serbian landmarks lit up red to salute China

CGTN, the Chinese state-funded broadcaster posted this video to highlight that municipal buildings in Serbian capital, Belgrade, had been lit up red to “salute” China in thanks for their assistance with the Covid-19 outbreak in the country. A number of landmarks in the Serbian capital were lit up in red on March 21 and 22 … Read more Serbian landmarks lit up red to salute China

Coronavirus pandemic: Russia, Cuba, China send aid to Italy

Russia, Cuba, China send Covid-19 aid to Italy As the world watches Italy with a sense of trepidation over what is to come for their nation, Russia, Cuba and China sent aid to Italy: Russia sent mobile disinfection units capable of sanitising vehicles, buildings and public spaces as well as medical equipment, such as test … Read more Coronavirus pandemic: Russia, Cuba, China send aid to Italy

Quake amid pandemic | Strongest earthquake in 140yrs rocks Croatia’s capital

Strong quakes have struck Croatia’s capital Zagreb (5.3-magnitude) leaving at least one person in critical condition and damaging buildings downtown, including the city’s main historic cathedral. People who had fled their homes were asked to maintain a necessary distance to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 disease, and to wear face masks if possible. MORE: … Read more Quake amid pandemic | Strongest earthquake in 140yrs rocks Croatia’s capital

Antony Gormley’s sculptural explorations of bodies and the built environment

His haunting human figures have peered from the tops of buildings around the world. Antony Gormley’s sculptures have fascinated those who stumble upon them, and charmed the thousands who flock to his exhibitions since his 1994 Turner Prize win. The British artist has now turned his attention to the architectural space that we live in, … Read more Antony Gormley’s sculptural explorations of bodies and the built environment

Mastering the art of sustainable architecture | Rethink Sustainability

In a nation where space is at a premium, the Dutch are leaders in creating environmentally-friendly buildings. From repurposed redundant structures to modular, transportable studios and floating neighborhoods, the FT’s Helen Barrett explores three completely different approaches to sustainability. ► To learn more, visit our website – https://rethink.ft.com/ ► Watch more videos from this series … Read more Mastering the art of sustainable architecture | Rethink Sustainability

Refugee Resettlements Suspended, COVID-19 Response & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 March 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. – COVID-19: UN Response – Refugee Resettlements Suspended – Mali – Sudan – ILO – Education – Unicef – Yemen – Libya – Mozambique – FAO – Senior Personnel Appointment COVID-19: UN RESPONSE The Secretary-General is in the office today with a reduced staff. He is … Read more Refugee Resettlements Suspended, COVID-19 Response & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 March 2020)

Utah Homeless Shelter Residents Line Up for Supplies After 5.7 Earthquake Hits Salt Lake City

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake shook Salt Lake City and its suburbs early Wednesday, sending spooked residents fleeing their homes, knocking out power and bringing the city’s light rail system to a halt. The epicenter was just southwest of Salt Lake City and an estimated 2.76 million probably felt the quake, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. … Read more Utah Homeless Shelter Residents Line Up for Supplies After 5.7 Earthquake Hits Salt Lake City

Coronavirus in France: Solidarity between neighbours takes on a new meaning

Paris, France – TuesdayIn times of desperate need, solidarity between neighbors takes on new meaning. Fabien, 26 years old, went shopping this morning for his 82 year-old neighbor. . SOT Fabien Cochelin, voisin solidaire: I bought her pasta and sardines so she’ll have something to eat. It’s for a lady who lives across from me, … Read more Coronavirus in France: Solidarity between neighbours takes on a new meaning