Why Face Masks Don’t Work, According To Science

Russia Today decided to weigh in on the face mask debate with one of their inimitable weird takes, this time from Ben Swann. So much debate over whether or not we should be wearing masks in order to fight COVlD but multiple scientific studies over the past decade have already settled this question. Not only … Read more Why Face Masks Don’t Work, According To Science

Clashes near Naples as cluster of Covid-19 cases puts five buildings in lockdown

Residents have clashed in a costal town near Naples after five large blocks of flats were put under a strict 15-day lockdown after more than 40 people living there tested positive for Covid-19. The Italian army was deployed to the area in the small town of Mondragone after some people broke the lockdown to go … Read more Clashes near Naples as cluster of Covid-19 cases puts five buildings in lockdown

Italian mafia take advantage of Covid-19 crisis

As Italy starts to feel the catastrophic impact of the coronavirus crisis and resulting lockdown on its economy, organised crime mobs are taking advantage of the situation to extend their hold in the country. Their strategy is twofold: buying up businesses on the verge of bankruptcy, in order to launder money; and winning over social support by … Read more Italian mafia take advantage of Covid-19 crisis

Coronavirus: Naples feels the cost of Italy’s lockdown – BBC News

As Italy begins to ease its lockdown measures, residents in some of Naples’ poorest neighbourhoods share their stories of how the global pandemic has left scars on their city. Takeaways and parks are reopening, small funerals can resume and some businesses are restarting. But the shutdown has left deep wounds in a country with already … Read more Coronavirus: Naples feels the cost of Italy’s lockdown – BBC News

Pizza Joints Reopen In Naples As Italy Eases Lockdown

Pizza ovens are hard at work once again in Naples, Italy. Italy saw the number of recoveries from the coronavirus hit a record high as Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte prepares to start easing the country’s lockdown from the beginning of May. Figures from civil protection authorities showed there were 1,872 new cases for the 24-hour period, compared with 2,086 … Read more Pizza Joints Reopen In Naples As Italy Eases Lockdown

Special report: Inside a Naples ICU treating coronavirus

Stuart Ramsay visits a hospital in Naples that is employing advanced technology to protect healthcare workers from the #coronavirus. No staff members have been infected thanks to gas masks, waterproof suits and strict barriers between areas. Scientists are also working hard to find out whether people are immune to COVID-19 once they’ve already had it. … Read more Special report: Inside a Naples ICU treating coronavirus

Sharing is caring | Italian man feeds homeless from his balcony amid lockdown

After charities and social projects in central Naples closed due to the coronavirus lockdown, Angelo Picone, a resident of the Santa Chiara neighbourhood, started sharing his meal with homeless people from his balcony using a “panaro”, the typical Neapolitan basket lift. As footage filmed on Wednesday shows, his gesture became the initiative “Panaro Solidale” (Solidary … Read more Sharing is caring | Italian man feeds homeless from his balcony amid lockdown

Coronavirus: Food baskets lowered from balconies in Naples to help needy

People in Naples have been filling bread baskets with hot and cold food, and lowering them from their balconies for the homeless and people struggling during the nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The initiative started in one street, but has been copied by other residents in the city. Luciariello, who filled his … Read more Coronavirus: Food baskets lowered from balconies in Naples to help needy

Inside the hospital where they wear super-advanced masks and where no medics have been infected

Sky’s chief correspondent Stuart Ramsay is given exclusive access inside Cotugno Hospital in Naples, where medics are taking serious measures to avoid coronavirus infection. It comes as the number of deaths from COVID-19 continues to climb across Europe. The continent’s virus epicentre is Italy where nearly 100,000 have contracted the virus. Italy has recorded more … Read more Inside the hospital where they wear super-advanced masks and where no medics have been infected

Italy: Inside the hospital where no medics have been infected

Sky News reported from a hospital in Naples, Italy where no medics – not one – has been infected with coronavirus. Sky’s chief correspondent Stuart Ramsey is given exclusive access inside the Cotugna Hospital in Naples, where medics are taking serious measures to avoid coronavirus infection. It comes as the number of deaths from COVID-19 … Read more Italy: Inside the hospital where no medics have been infected

Italian Coronavirus Survivor Speaks After His Recovery

While most of those who have died in Italy are closer to 80 years old, COVID-19 also has struck the younger population, surprising healthy patients for how swiftly it hits. Andrea Napoli, a 33-year-old Italian lawyer, was in perfect health two weeks ago. He was going to the swimming pool, jogging and working, when a … Read more Italian Coronavirus Survivor Speaks After His Recovery

Italian police in huge black-market MASKS SEIZURE

Italian police have seized hundreds of thousands of masks sold illegally on black market. A pharmacy was shut in Naples according to judge’s order following allegations of selling medical masks at inflated prices. 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 … Read more Italian police in huge black-market MASKS SEIZURE

Neighbours play instruments in Florence as Italy stays under lockdown

This video filmed by Maria Ninci shows Claudia Bucchini and Andrea Zucco who both teach at Fiesole music school play for their neighbours in Florence as Italy remains under lockdown. From the southern Italian towns of Salerno, the Sicilian capital Palermo and Naples, north to Turin, residents of apartment buildings and tower blocks are continuing … Read more Neighbours play instruments in Florence as Italy stays under lockdown

Italians in lockdown belt out ballads from balconies as police patrol the streets in Rome

With Italy under lockdown and millions of people stuck at home, some have come up with a novel way of maintaining community spirit – by belting out songs and ballads together from their balconies. Communal singalongs have taken place across the country, from Rome and Turin to Naples, Siena in Tuscany and Cagliari in Sardinia. … Read more Italians in lockdown belt out ballads from balconies as police patrol the streets in Rome