Singapore Mulls How to Reopen Even as Virus Fight Far From Over

Singapore’s battle with the Covid-19 pandemic has not yet reached the halfway point, according to a key government minister, even as the country mulls how to lift its partial lockdown measures. “Remember the fight is far from over,” Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong, who also co-chairs a ministerial taskforce to tackle the virus, told … Read more Singapore Mulls How to Reopen Even as Virus Fight Far From Over

Join Us On May 10th For A ‘Raising Whitley’ Mother’s Day Marathon | Raising Whitley | OWN

Being a mom is serious work right now, and you deserve a little rest, relaxation and love! Join us for Mother’s Day on OWN with back-to-back episodes of ‘Raising Whitley,’ hand-picked by none other than Kym Whitley. For more on #raisingwhitley, visit http://bit.ly/1FOQ2ao Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN #OWNTV #RaisingWhitley #KymWhitley SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Download … Read more Join Us On May 10th For A ‘Raising Whitley’ Mother’s Day Marathon | Raising Whitley | OWN

World leaders pledge 7.4bn euros to Covid-19 research

World leaders raised almost 7.4bn euros (£6.5bn) to research Covid-19 vaccines and therapies at a virtual summit convened by EU commission president Ursula von der Leyen.  The leaders – a notable exception was Donald Trump – undertook a two-hour long pledging marathon promising to distribute any vaccine to poorer countries. Along with the US president, … Read more World leaders pledge 7.4bn euros to Covid-19 research

EU launches initiative seeking 7.5 bn euros for Covid-19 research

The European Union is hosting a pledge marathon aimed at seeking 7.5 billion euros for research, testing and treatment of the coronavirus. Individual states, private institutions and companies are being asked to galvanise for fundraising. Europe editor Catherine Nicholson says that, notably, China and the United States are not part of the initiative. Subscribe to … Read more EU launches initiative seeking 7.5 bn euros for Covid-19 research

‘We can only defeat Covid-19 with a vaccine’, EU’s Ursula von der Leyen tells FRANCE 24

With the EU executive now fully mobilised by the Covid-19 crisis, the president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, is convening a donors’ conference on May 4 in a bid to raise €7.5 billion. Governments, philanthropists, business leaders and celebrities are all asked to take part in this “online marathon” to find a … Read more ‘We can only defeat Covid-19 with a vaccine’, EU’s Ursula von der Leyen tells FRANCE 24

Best of The Big 3: Djokovic, Nadal & Federer 2-Hour Marathon!

For the next couple of hours, we’ll be playing some of the best tennis action from The Big 3 – Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. Subscribe to our channel for the best ATP tennis videos and tennis highlights: https://www.youtube.com/tennistv?sub_confirmation=1 Watch more ATP Tennis Top 10s here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQHHr8gPOsH5y4B3P-ZQyKDchGfpUpsBP Watch more dramatic moment from the … Read more Best of The Big 3: Djokovic, Nadal & Federer 2-Hour Marathon!

Stars join general public to take on 2.6 challenge following London Marathon postponement | ITV News

With the London Marathon postponed due to the coronavirus crisis, sports stars answered the call to take part in the 2.6 challenge on Sunday. Raising money for the charities missing out as a result of the race being off, various big names stepped up to take on doing 2.6 or 26 of anything. For example, … Read more Stars join general public to take on 2.6 challenge following London Marathon postponement | ITV News

Watch UK elite runners complete 2.6 mile relay challenge in place of London Marathon

British runner and NHS doctor Eleanor Davis leads a team of elite others on a relay challenge – distancing 2.6 miles each – to raise funds for Mind. Their efforts are part of the #twopointsixchallenge, a campaign set up to raise money for the charities that were set to benefit from this year’s London Marathon. … Read more Watch UK elite runners complete 2.6 mile relay challenge in place of London Marathon

People skip, swim and play for the 2.6 charity challenge in the UK

People around the UK have come up with inventive ways to take part in the 2.6 Challenge, which involves any activity based around the numbers 2.6 or 26, to fundraise or donate to their chosen charity via twopointsixchallenge.co. The challenge was launched by the organisers of the London marathon – which was cancelled as part of … Read more People skip, swim and play for the 2.6 charity challenge in the UK

Eliud Kipchoge: We go for an ‘easy run’ with the world’s best marathon runner

It is not often that you are invited to go on a training run with the marathon world record holder and a couple dozen of his team-mates who can run for days at a pace faster than the average person can sprint, writes Ben Bloom. Fortunately this is only their recovery run – a daily … Read more Eliud Kipchoge: We go for an ‘easy run’ with the world’s best marathon runner

Cricket Legends Put Feud Aside to Raise Money for Charity | Good Morning Britain

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa The two cricket legends who were once arch-enemies – have come together to talk about their campaign to raise money to fight the coronavirus pandemic. Through his late wife’s foundation, Sir Andrew Strauss is launching the 26 ball tap challenge with Kevin Pietersen. It’s their version of The 2.6 Challenge … Read more Cricket Legends Put Feud Aside to Raise Money for Charity | Good Morning Britain

Teacher Runs Solo Marathon After Boston Event Canceled Due to COVID-19

A teacher ran a solo marathon in Auburn, Washington, on April 19, cheered on by family and friends after the cancellation of the Boston Marathon due to COVID-19. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusUpdates The runner, Lacey Way, qualified for the prestigious Boston Marathon and had plans to run on April 20. According to friend Jen Skeel, who … Read more Teacher Runs Solo Marathon After Boston Event Canceled Due to COVID-19

Boston mayor on city’s COVID-19 response

Mayor Marty Walsh discusses the city’s mitigation efforts, as well as his efforts to discouraging residents from running the Boston Marathon course, as cases across the state reach their peak. #MartyWalsh #Boston #Mayor #COVID19 #Coronavirus #BostonMarathon ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to … Read more Boston mayor on city’s COVID-19 response

Massachusetts reaches peak of COVID-19 cases

The Boston Marathon has been postponed as residents in Boston and around the state adhere to stay at home orders. #Massachusetts #COVID19 #Peak #Coronavirus #NovelCoronavirus #Boston #StayAtHome #TogetherAtHome ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE … Read more Massachusetts reaches peak of COVID-19 cases

Gaming Is A Force For Good During COVID-19 – Inside Gaming Explains

Yes, this is a POSITIVE story! Bye bye views! Buy our shirt! https://is.gd/u3xCtA https://twitter.com/handsomemaster2 https://twitter.com/InsideGaming SOURCES [Forbes] ‘Fortnite’ And ‘Call Of Duty’ Straining Italian Internet As Coronavirus Keeps Kids Home https://bit.ly/2ykbyZZ [Bloomberg] Housebound Italian Kids Strain Network With Fortnite Marathon https://bloom.bg/2XLuFa2 [Polygon] Minecraft gets new, free education content to assist students during coronavirus pandemic https://bit.ly/2XLvhwm … Read more Gaming Is A Force For Good During COVID-19 – Inside Gaming Explains