Portugal: Delivery vans helping to tackle drug epidemic

Vans delivering illegal drug substitutes in Portugal are now seeing a huge increase in demand during the coronavirus pandemic. The van, containing supplies of methadone, is part of Portugal’s answer to a heroin epidemic going back 20 years. Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles en español … Read more Portugal: Delivery vans helping to tackle drug epidemic

Covid-19: Portugal hopes summer tourist season can be saved

Portugal has seen relatively few cases of coronavirus compared to its neighbours, but Covid-19 and the resulting lockdown have dealt a heavy economic blow. The country is highly dependent on tourism, which makes up nearly a quarter of its GDP. Nevertheless, Portugal is hoping the summer season can still be saved. In hotels, airports and on beaches, various measures are being … Read more Covid-19: Portugal hopes summer tourist season can be saved

Coronavirus: Nursing Home Uses Plexiglass to Connect Loved Ones During Covid-19

A nursing home in Montijo, central Portugal, has created a special visiting room with a plexiglass screen, allowing relatives to visit their loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic while abiding by social distancing rules. It was a touching moment when Jose, an 84-year-old care home resident near Lisbon, was reunited with his son on Monday. … Read more Coronavirus: Nursing Home Uses Plexiglass to Connect Loved Ones During Covid-19

The Paralysed Ex-Rugby Star Inspiring The Nation Through Art | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF Promising rugby star Henry Fraser was paralysed from the shoulders down, when a lads holiday in Portugal ended in tragedy 11 years ago. But despite his disability, Henry is now an acclaimed artist and after last impressing us in 2018, he joins us to discuss his latest inspiring endeavour – … Read more The Paralysed Ex-Rugby Star Inspiring The Nation Through Art | This Morning

Here’s What a European Summer Vacation Looks Like Post-Coronavirus

After months of #coronavirus lockdown, Europe’s broken tourism industry is struggling to save the summer. Henrique Almeida reports from Portugal, where tourism accounts for 1 in every 5 jobs, on what it might look like after Covid-19. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: … Read more Here’s What a European Summer Vacation Looks Like Post-Coronavirus

The Community Cast Reunites For A Virtual Table Read May 18th!

The Greendale Community College study group is coming back together benefitting World Central Kitchen and Frontline Foods. Join the cast and creator, Dan Harmon, Monday May 18th at 2pm PST on the official Community Youtube Channel. Watch The Table Read Here: https://bit.ly/CommunityTableRead About Community: When the legitimacy of his college degree is challenged, lawyer Jeff … Read more The Community Cast Reunites For A Virtual Table Read May 18th!

UN chief on COVID-19 and the need for action on mental health

António Guterres (United Nations Secretary-General) on COVID-19 and the need for action on mental health. Mental health is at the core of our humanity. It enables us to lead rich and fulfilling lives and to participate in our communities. But the COVID-19 virus is not only attacking our physical health; it is also increasing psychological … Read more UN chief on COVID-19 and the need for action on mental health

Global Risks Governance: The Case of 5G Telecommunications Networks

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 4: Risk in Cyberspace—International Legal Dimensions, by Ana Paula Silvestrini Vieira Alves, Ph.D. Candidate in Public Law at the University of Coimbra (Portugal). The Cambridge International Law Journal 9th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference on the theme of ‘International … Read more Global Risks Governance: The Case of 5G Telecommunications Networks

“He Has Made That Look Ridiculously Easy!” | Alan Shearer Top 5 Goals | England

Alan Shearer’s top 5 goals for England, ranging from a clever free-kick against Georgia, an outrageous bicycle kick against Belgium and a punishing volley to help beat Portugal. Let us know your favourite goal in the comments below! Subscribe to England: http://bit.ly/FATVSub The FA: http://www.thefa.com Wembley Stadium: http://www.wembleystadium.com TWITTER The FA: http://www.twitter.com/fa The England Football … Read more “He Has Made That Look Ridiculously Easy!” | Alan Shearer Top 5 Goals | England

Covid-19: How have countries in Europe eased coronavirus lockdowns? | ITV News

While we have to wait until Sunday to find out how our lockdown will be eased, the process is starting today in Italy – the first European country to bring in restrictions. Its sleeping economic life – and social life – for that matter have started to stir. And it is happening in other places … Read more Covid-19: How have countries in Europe eased coronavirus lockdowns? | ITV News

Spain Orders Use Of Masks In Public Transport As The Country Reopens

Europe is gingerly trying to get back to business, with restrictions loosening across the continent as the spread of the coronavirus slows. With Italy, Spain, Greece, Portugal and Germany all relaxing some of their restrictions on Monday, Europe is settling down to a new normal as it returns to public life. But it’s slower and … Read more Spain Orders Use Of Masks In Public Transport As The Country Reopens

500 union activists gather for May Day in Lisbon amid global pandemic

In Lisbon, some 500 people gather to celebrate Labor Day on the lawn of the Alameda Esplanade, according to the organizers. Responding to an appeal from Portugal’s main trade union confederation – the CGPT, the activists chanted and waved flags, while keeping a safe distance due to the coronavirus. CGTN YouTube Channel

Euro 2020 in Football Manager (feat. Football Ramble Daily) – Part 2

We’ve teamed up with Football Ramble Daily to bring you the Euro 2020 tournament that should have been. Watch as we take control of England in Football Manager 2020 and try and bring football home for good. In Part 2, we begin the knockout stages with a tough tie against Portugal. Listen and subscribe to … Read more Euro 2020 in Football Manager (feat. Football Ramble Daily) – Part 2

British ambassador plays musical tribute to Covid-19 health workers in UK and Portugal

The British ambassador to Portugal, who has been posting videos of himself playing the piano in honour of health workers in the UK and Portugal, has become something of an internet sensation. Chris Sainty began sharing his performances on Twitter during the Covid-19 lockdown. In a video where is he is playing the tune of … Read more British ambassador plays musical tribute to Covid-19 health workers in UK and Portugal

Coronavirus: Nurses talk about caring for Boris Johnson in hospital

Jenny McGee and Luis Pitarma reveal their shock at finding out Boris Johnson would be their patient – and what he was like in intensive care. In her only interview since the Prime Minister publicly thanked them for saving his life, “Jenny from New Zealand” called him “just another patient”. Luis Pitarma – or “Luis … Read more Coronavirus: Nurses talk about caring for Boris Johnson in hospital