Covid-19 in New York City: “Many have no choice but to take the subway”

As of Wednesday, #Covid19 had claimed the lives of 41 MTA mass transit workers in New York City with more than 5-thousand self-quarantined. Photojournalist Craig Ruttle tells The France 24 Debate that it means fewer subway trains and more crowded platforms. He spoke to François Picard from outside Mount Sinai West hospital on the Upper … Read more Covid-19 in New York City: “Many have no choice but to take the subway”

US election 2020: Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign – BBC News

Senator Bernie Sanders has ended his presidential campaign, clearing the way for former Vice-President Joe Biden to become the Democratic party’s nominee. Mr Sanders, 78, told supporters on Wednesday he saw no feasible path to get enough votes to win the nomination. An early front-runner, the Vermont senator found success with young voters, but slipped … Read more US election 2020: Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign – BBC News

Self isolation: is there a hierarchy? | #PollyBites

Self-isolation – it’s not quite the same for A-list celebrities and tech billionaires as it is for us mere mortals. But does that stop them from preaching to us about staying home? NO. And more importantly, does it stop them from failing to follow their own stupid advice…Polly Boiko takes a look. Socials: Insta: @polly_b_official … Read more Self isolation: is there a hierarchy? | #PollyBites

The geopolitical battle for the COVID-19 narrative | The Listening Post (Full)

On The Listening Post this week: From China to the US, the COVID-19 battle is as much medical as it is media. Plus, lessons from the coverage of the 1918 Spanish flu. The geopolitical battle for the COVID-19 narrative As they have been isolating their populations to keep the coronavirus contained, some powerful governments are … Read more The geopolitical battle for the COVID-19 narrative | The Listening Post (Full)

Ask Spirit Part 3: This Is Why You Are Sabotaging Your Relationships | Love Goals | OWN

‘Love Goals’ host and licensed therapist Spirit is back to answer your questions about love and healing and this time she’s tackling the root of self-sabotage in relationships. For more on #Love Goals, visit https://bit.ly/2uycQih Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN #OWNTV #LoveGoals #CelebrityCouples SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN About OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is the first and … Read more Ask Spirit Part 3: This Is Why You Are Sabotaging Your Relationships | Love Goals | OWN

Kenyans stranded as capital cordoned off

In tonight’s edition: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta hopes a deputy Governor arrested for ignoring rules to self quarantine gets a 10 year sentence. Meanwhile thousands struggle with strict Nairobi travel restrictions brought in to tackle Coronavirus. Uganda tries to help vulnerable communities get through a total lockdown and in Ivory Coast the inaccurate belief that neem plant … Read more Kenyans stranded as capital cordoned off

On the front line in the fight against coronavirus – BBC Newsnight

Newsnight has been following staff at a hospital in Salisbury as they deal with the pressure of treating Covid-19 patients. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F Clinical Director Dr Duncan Murray says Salisbury hospital’s workforce is “severely compromised” as a result of staff needing to self-isolate, adding that testing for NHS workers “can’t come soon … Read more On the front line in the fight against coronavirus – BBC Newsnight

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson ‘in good spirits’ and is stable in hospital – BBC News

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is “in good spirits” after spending the night in intensive care being treated for coronavirus, No 10 has said. A spokesman said Mr Johnson, 55, was stable overnight and is being given oxygen and is not on a ventilator. It comes as Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove became the latest politician … Read more Coronavirus: Boris Johnson ‘in good spirits’ and is stable in hospital – BBC News

Boris Johnson still in intensive care with coronavirus – Dominic Raab in charge of government’s work

A special programme on the coronavirus crisis, as the Prime Minister spent his first night in intensive care. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Boris Johnson was diagnosed 11 days ago, but after his condition worsened yesterday afternoon, doctors moved him to intensive care at St Thomas’ Hospital in London. Michael Gove, who is now also self-isolating because a … Read more Boris Johnson still in intensive care with coronavirus – Dominic Raab in charge of government’s work

On the ground during Wuhan’s 76 days under lockdown

From January 23 to April 7, Wuhan has undergone more than 70 days of lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19. CGTN reporter Zhao Yunfei witnessed the entire process, showing a city that’s determined to overcome the epidemic and resilient in returning to its former self. #coronavirus Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our … Read more On the ground during Wuhan’s 76 days under lockdown