Is Coronavirus Worse in the Winter?

Will the coronavirus diminish in the summer just to make a comeback when things get colder? For months now, scientists and politicians have chimed in on whether or not the coronavirus would diminish, if not disappear entirely, over summer. As the weather heats up in the Northern Hemisphere, and cools down in the South, what … Read more Is Coronavirus Worse in the Winter?

India’s worst outbreak in decades sees massive damage to seasonal crops

Asia and Africa have been hit by locust since early this year. What are the challenges in dealing with these insects? 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 our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Pinterest: … Read more India’s worst outbreak in decades sees massive damage to seasonal crops

Coronavirus: Greece to start tourist season in mid-June – BBC News

The Greek tourist season will kick off next month, with international charter flights to popular locations resuming in July, the prime minster says. “The tourism period begins on 15 June, when seasonal hotels can reopen,” Kyriakos Mitsotakis said in a televised address on Wednesday. “Let us make this summer the epilogue of the [Covid-19] crisis,” … Read more Coronavirus: Greece to start tourist season in mid-June – BBC News

Two sorts of dangerous lies about COVID-19

There are two sorts of dangerous lies that stand in our way. One was that after shutting down travel within China from Wuhan in the surrounding area, international flights continued ferrying sick Chinese around the world and spreading the coronavirus. The second one is that the coronavirus is no more dangerous or deadly than the … Read more Two sorts of dangerous lies about COVID-19

Whistleblower Rick Bright Warns of ‘Darkest Winter in Modern History’ if Virus Rebounds

America faces the “darkest winter in modern history” unless leaders act decisively to prevent a rebound of the coronavirus, says a government whistleblower who alleges he was ousted from his job after warning the Trump administration to prepare for the pandemic. Immunologist Dr. Rick Bright, wearing a protective mask, testified Thursday before the House Energy … Read more Whistleblower Rick Bright Warns of ‘Darkest Winter in Modern History’ if Virus Rebounds

Coronavirus: safety at work rules create new challenges for companies – BBC News

More than 7 weeks after restrictions were imposed to stop the spread of coronavirus, some people in England are being encouraged to return to work. The government guidelines say they should do so if it is safe. Many companies are facing a difficult new challenge in reorganising workplaces to keep to the rules. Meanwhile the … Read more Coronavirus: safety at work rules create new challenges for companies – BBC News

Cities Worldwide Begin Reopening Despite Varying Levels Of Success Against Coronavirus

Around the world, many countries are gradually reopening their economies and lifting social-distancing measures, or considering how to do so in the near future. Though restrictions are being relaxed in many countries, multiple world leaders have reiterated that the pandemic is far from over and warned of potential second waves. The coronavirus pandemic has infected … Read more Cities Worldwide Begin Reopening Despite Varying Levels Of Success Against Coronavirus

How COVID-19 is forcing the fashion industry to evolve | The World

The fashion industry’s seasonal systems have long been called ‘out-of-date’ and ‘wasteful’ – but coronavirus is now forcing the industry to reshape. With global economic contractions and consumer habits changing, digital acceleration and corporate innovation is more important now than ever. Kirsty Johansen reports. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch … Read more How COVID-19 is forcing the fashion industry to evolve | The World

30 million Americans have filed for unemployment since mid-March

First-time claims for unemployment benefits totaled 3.8 million in the week ending April 25, after factoring in seasonal adjustments, according to the US Department of Labor. The adjustments accounted for around 300,000 claims. The latest figures bring the total number of first-time claims to 30.3 million over the past six weeks — representing roughly 18.6% … Read more 30 million Americans have filed for unemployment since mid-March

BBC Good Food Podcast with Tom Kerridge – Episode 6 | Halloween

BBC Good Food Podcast with Tom Kerridge – Episode 6 – Halloween. Episode six delves into seasonal comfort food, delicious Halloween treats and the perfect Bonfire dishes. For more episodes, visit: bbcgoodfood.com/podcast BBC Good Food YouTube Channel

World Malaria Day: Governments urged to prevent rise in deaths

On World Malaria Day, health officials are warning governments to move fast to prevent a rise in Malaria-related deaths. In Kenya, thousands of people have lost their homes after seasonal torrential rains destroyed them. Now, mosquitos are thriving in the wet climate and many displaced people have contracted Malaria. Al Jazeera’s Laura Burdon-Manley reports. – … Read more World Malaria Day: Governments urged to prevent rise in deaths

Another 4.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits

For the fifth week in a row, millions of American workers applied for unemployment benefits, seeking financial relief as businesses remained closed during the coronavirus pandemic. First-time claims for unemployment benefits totaled 4.4 million in the week ending April 18, after factoring in seasonal adjustments, the US Department of Labor said. CNN’s Christine Romans, Julia … Read more Another 4.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits

Hay fever or coronavirus: The symptoms compared – BBC News

Can hay fever give you a cough? Do you get a temperature with hay fever? How do I know if I have coronavirus or hay fever? The Royal College of General Practitioners is warning people not to mix up the symptoms of coronavirus with hay fever. It says it’s concerned people may leave their houses … Read more Hay fever or coronavirus: The symptoms compared – BBC News