Coronavirus – The Latest: Thursday 4 June

Subscribe to our daily Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus In this episode: Face coverings to be made mandatory on public transport, fresh hope and fresh disappointment for the potential treatment backed by Donald Trump and why you could be getting a haircut … Read more Coronavirus – The Latest: Thursday 4 June

Vegetables harvested off a beach in S China

A navy unit stationed on the Xisha Islands of the South China Sea harvested seven kinds of vegetables on a piece of sandy land, aiming to tackle the shortage of vegetables on islands. As the coral sand here contains high volume of salt and alkali and lacks fresh water, vegetables are hard to grow. The … Read more Vegetables harvested off a beach in S China

Boss the Basics – Chocolate chip cookies – BBC Good Food

Want to know how to make chewy and gooey chocolate chip cookies? @barney_desmazery has you covered. He shows you a quick and easy recipe that you can follow so that you can make your own fresh batch of mouth-watering cookies. For more recipes and tips visit: http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/ Subscribe here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=bbcfood Can’t get BBC Good Food … Read more Boss the Basics – Chocolate chip cookies – BBC Good Food

Workers in New York City Sweep Sidewalks After a Night of Protests

Workers swept up broken glass on New York City sidewalks after a night of protests against police brutality following George Floyd’s death. The police department sent 8,000 officers into the streets, doubling its presence in areas where there was violent property damage, according to a joint statement from de Blasio and New York Governor Andrew … Read more Workers in New York City Sweep Sidewalks After a Night of Protests

Music show: The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess on his uplifting fifth solo album

Our guest is The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess, who has just released his fifth solo album “I Love The New Sky”. It’s an uplifting autobiographical record full of psychedelic swirly melodies that will reset anyone who got out on the wrong side of bed. Through each song he reflects on various experiences while embracing the fresh starts life … Read more Music show: The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess on his uplifting fifth solo album

Ultimate Pork Tacos | Jamie Oliver

Crispy pork, smokey black beans and a fresh pickled salsa all piled up in a crunchy taco shell, delicious! This money saving recipe will not only help you use up any left over ingredients, it will change your taco game forever! Money Saving Meals originally aired on Channel 4. If you’re UK based stream Jamie … Read more Ultimate Pork Tacos | Jamie Oliver

How to make Lasagne | Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver shared this take on the classic lasagne on his YouTube Channel, and it looks delicious. We’ve grabbed the video and noted down the recipe details for you, below. Feel free to leave a rating and your comments at the bottom of this post, if you enjoyed this recipe – or if you have … Read more How to make Lasagne | Jamie Oliver

Live: How do apricots help alleviate poverty in Xinjiang? 新疆轮台小白杏助力当地果农脱贫

China’s Luntai County, northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has 2,500 years history of growing little white apricots, known as “white honey.” The yellow-skinned fruit has a reputation for being juicy and very sweet and is regarded as local farmers’ cash cow. At the end of May, the local white apricot ushers in a harvest. In … Read more Live: How do apricots help alleviate poverty in Xinjiang? 新疆轮台小白杏助力当地果农脱贫

Annie Wu Suk-ching on education in Hong Kong

A proposed national security legislation for the Hong Kong SAR is under deliberation as fresh unrest rocks Hong Kong. But to understand the tension affecting a city billed as Asia’s World City, it’s important to focus on education. What is the role of teaching Chinese history in fostering cohesion between Hong Kong and the mainland? … Read more Annie Wu Suk-ching on education in Hong Kong

Jobs won back for the team at Will&Able thanks to Kiwis’ generosity

The Auckland factory had laid off almost 140 workers. Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the team for a fresh perspective on today’s stories. Weeknights at 7pm on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/seven-sharp Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/sevensharp Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/sevensharptvnz

South Korea reports highest daily COVID-19 case rise in two months

South Korea recorded 79 new cases on Thursday, the largest daily rise in two months. It followed 40 new cases on Wednesday, the highest figure since April 8. At least 82 cases so far this week have been linked to a fresh cluster at at an e-commerce warehouse in Bucheon, just to the west of … Read more South Korea reports highest daily COVID-19 case rise in two months

Special trade status in jeopardy as US says Hong Kong ‘is not autonomous’ from China

The United States has declared that Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China – a decision that could have major political and financial ramifications. Hong Kong has seen sometimes violent protests over the past year, and there have been fresh rallies against a proposed national security law being pushed by Beijing. Since 1997, the US has … Read more Special trade status in jeopardy as US says Hong Kong ‘is not autonomous’ from China

Comedian Rhys Darby on his adventures in Japan, coming soon to TVNZ 1

Rhys Darby: Big in Japan is coming to your screen soon. Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the team for a fresh perspective on today’s stories. Weeknights at 7pm on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/seven-sharp Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/sevensharp Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/sevensharptvnz

Auckland Art Gallery and its treasures gently awakening out of lockdown

The gallery’s art and taonga were put to bed two days before New Zealand shut up shop. Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the team for a fresh perspective on today’s stories. Weeknights at 7pm on TVNZ 1Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/seven-sharp Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/sevensharp Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/sevensharptvnz

Locals pitch in to keep Staglands wildlife park going after lockdown problems

The reserve in the Tararua bush has got to be on of New Zealand’s most enduring attractions. Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the team for a fresh perspective on today’s stories. Weeknights at 7pm on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/seven-sharp Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/sevensharp Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/sevensharptvnz