Coronavirus: China stops for three minutes to remember the dead – BBC News

A day of remembrance has been held in China to honour those who have died of coronavirus. The Qingming festival, also known as Tomb Sweeping Day, is usually a time when people visit the graves of friends and family. But amid fears of another Covid-19 outbreak, the government has advised people to stay away and … Read more Coronavirus: China stops for three minutes to remember the dead – BBC News

China mourns thousands who died in country’s coronavirus epidemic

China mourned the thousands of people who have died in the coronavirus outbreak on the day of Qingming Festival. As of April 4, the coronavirus pandemic has killed 3,335 people in China, 3,207 of them in Hubei Province. #covid19 #China #coronavirus 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 … Read more China mourns thousands who died in country’s coronavirus epidemic

Live: China’s tourism slowly recovers amid the COVID-19 pandemic

As the #COVID19 pandemic gets gradually contained in China, more people are starting to go out and enjoy the beautiful scenery and delicious food with their families and friends. The tourism industry, which since the beginning of the outbreak went into a freezing state, is slowly recovering as restaurants, hotels, and tea houses welcome more … Read more Live: China’s tourism slowly recovers amid the COVID-19 pandemic

China mourns COVID-19 martyrs

China on Saturday held a national mourning event to honor those who lost their lives in the fight against coronavirus. April 4 marks Qingming Festival in Chinese tradition. The country observed three minutes of silence to commemorate the dead, as car horns honked, trains and ships sounded their whistles and air raid sirens sounded off … Read more China mourns COVID-19 martyrs

French city of Lyon launches fashion film festival

Over the last decade, fashion films have become a cinematographic sub-category in their own right. The genre raises important questions which are now being studied at art schools: are fashion films just a new form of advertising or standalone works of art? Are they the logical extension of a brand’s marketing strategy or social commentary? As the birthplace of … Read more French city of Lyon launches fashion film festival

Coronavirus – Covid-19: outstanding French short films to watch for free

Does a film festival in France sounds good right now? Of course, most of us are in lockdown. But it’s still possible to take part to one of them in a safe way. FRANCE 24’s Lisa Neselsson tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more Coronavirus – Covid-19: outstanding French short films to watch for free

Celebrities read bedtime stories during lockdown

IN THE PAPERS – Thursday, April 2: We look at concern over the imminent shift of the coronavirus pandemic from wealthier to poorer countries. In the UK, papers blast the government for its failure to test healthcare workers for the virus. There’s disappointment in the worlds of sports and the arts after Wimbledon and the … Read more Celebrities read bedtime stories during lockdown

Health for All Film Festival official selection announcement

WHO Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, announced on 25 March 2020 the official selection and jury composition of the inaugural Health for All Film Festival. In an extraordinary demonstration of creative energy and enthusiasm for telling public health stories, the first ever Health for All Film Festival organized by the World Health Organization, has attracted … Read more Health for All Film Festival official selection announcement

A vintage slice of AP McCoy BRILLIANCE. Wichita Lineman somehow wins at the 2009 Cheltenham Festival

This is the official YouTube channel of Racing TV. Racing TV is the UK’s leading horse racing channel showing live racing from the best racecourses in Great Britain and Ireland. Subscribe to Racing TV’s free YouTube channel and get closer to the sport we all love. We will bring you unmissable moments from the world … Read more A vintage slice of AP McCoy BRILLIANCE. Wichita Lineman somehow wins at the 2009 Cheltenham Festival

Online rapeseed flower festival held in SW China

An online rapeseed flower festival is underway in southwestern China’s Sichuan Province. Viewers can enjoy some 6,600 hectares of rapeseed flowers in bloom via VR technology on a smartphone. Several live-streaming activities have also been held since the event was launched to show the beautiful scenery and local farming lifestyle. Some local poverty-stricken families are … Read more Online rapeseed flower festival held in SW China