How Fox News has shifted its coronavirus rhetoric

Fox News shifted its coronavirus language, according to Washington Post video report The Washington Post reviews the changing language of Fox News, and its contributors, in relation to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in the USA: Over the past month, many Fox News anchors and personalities have gone from doubting the seriousness of the coronavirus pandemic … Read more How Fox News has shifted its coronavirus rhetoric

COVID-19/WHO & other topics – Daily Briefing (17 March 2020)

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – COVID-19 – UN Offices – COVID-19/WHO – COVID-19/OCHA – COVID-19/Pakistan – Libya – Syria – Central African Republic – Tanzania – Uzbekistan – Global Goals – Financial Contribution COVID-19/UN OFFICES UN teams around the world are continuing to offer support to national and … Read more COVID-19/WHO & other topics – Daily Briefing (17 March 2020)

Pakistani foreign minister on combating COVID-19

As COVID-19 wreaks havoc around the globe, developing nations where healthcare systems are less advanced have their work cut out. China is doing its part to assist those countries, including Pakistan. CGTN interviewed Pakistani foreign minister on combating the disease. 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 … Read more Pakistani foreign minister on combating COVID-19

What is social distancing?

Juan Delcan, Valentina IzaguirreIt’s a video that’s been widely shared on social media…Made by a m arried team of LA-based artists, it shows matches lighting one by one until one decides to break the chain…This is the concept of “social distancing”… recommended by governments around the world to slow the spread of Covid-19.SOUNDBITE (English) Dr. … Read more What is social distancing?

Ursula von der Leyen proposes to introduce a temporary restriction on non essential travel to the EU

“We informed today our g7 partners that we propose to introduce a temporary restriction on non essential travel to the EU bc we think non essential travel should be reduced in order to not spread the virus further be it within the EU or by leaving the Eu but also to avoid non essential travels … Read more Ursula von der Leyen proposes to introduce a temporary restriction on non essential travel to the EU

ASX 200 posts biggest single-day fall in history | ABC News

The Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) took its biggest single-day hit in history, as reported here by ABC News (Australia). Just three stocks on the ASX 200 went up today, as the index posted its largest single-day loss in its history, while the All Ordinaries had its worst day since Black Monday in 1987. Just three … Read more ASX 200 posts biggest single-day fall in history | ABC News

Can coronavirus be contained in conflict zones? | Inside Story

From complete lockdowns of cities, to building new hospitals, rich countries appear to be better suited in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. But covid-19 is straining the healthcare systems of some developing countries. This raises fears that nations whose hospitals are closed or ill-equipped may not be able to cope. Conflict zones are of … Read more Can coronavirus be contained in conflict zones? | Inside Story

Madrid claps for healthcare workers amid coronavirus lockdown

People living in Madrid stood on balconies and leaned out of windows to clap and cheer doctors and healthcare workers on Saturday evening following a campaign launched on social media to show appreciation after the Spanish government declared a state of emergency over the coronavirus. People have been ordered to stay at home for two … Read more Madrid claps for healthcare workers amid coronavirus lockdown

Sanders says coronavirus crisis highlights dysfunction of health care system | ABC News

Bernie Sanders: “This crisis should be a moment in which people ask fundamental questions about the dysfunctionality of our current health care system—and have the guts to finally say…that the function of a rational health care system is to provide quality care to all.” #berniesanders #donaldtrump #coronavirus #covid19 #healthcare SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch … Read more Sanders says coronavirus crisis highlights dysfunction of health care system | ABC News

Macron on the coronavirus pandemic: “everywhere in Europe, it’s accelerating and intensifying”

“We are only at the beginning of this epidemic. And everywhere in Europe, it’s accelerating and intensifying. // The illness hits the most vulnerable people first of all. Most of them will need suitable healthcare in hospital, often assisted breathing. That’s why we’re taking extremely strong measures to boost the available numbers of hospital beds. … Read more Macron on the coronavirus pandemic: “everywhere in Europe, it’s accelerating and intensifying”