Coronavirus lockdowns stoke demand for films on outbreaks

The lockdowns around the world have created a huge demand for streaming services such as Netflix, with millions confined to their homes. A newly released series from South Korea called Kingdom is proving to be a timely hit. Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Seoul. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on … Read more Coronavirus lockdowns stoke demand for films on outbreaks

Coronavirus: Life After Quarantine in China’s Capital of Beijing

As lockdowns spread across the U.S., the U.K. and other countries, early lessons on how effective they’ll be against the new coronavirus are coming from abroad. Even as China moves to lift a quarantine on the original virus epicenter of Wuhan after stanching the outbreak, India and much of Europe are locking down. Comparisons are … Read more Coronavirus: Life After Quarantine in China’s Capital of Beijing

How South Korea became the ‘model’ for beating the coronavirus

A month ago, South Korea suffered what was far-and-away the biggest coronavirus outbreak outside China. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The government adopted what it called a “maximum action” policy to curb the spread and it looks like it has worked. South Korea has been hailed by the World Health Organisation as a model for others to emulate. … Read more How South Korea became the ‘model’ for beating the coronavirus

How South Korea handled the coronavirus—and what the U.S. can learn from it

South Korean leaders made a crucial and early pivot from downplaying the coronavirus outbreak to confronting it as a full-scale health crisis—with encouraging results. Read more: https://wapo.st/2WJMi9B. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Viral dad on the trials of working from home – BBC News

Viral dad on the trials of working from home BBC News in the UK have branded Prof. Kelly “Viral dad” after his children burst into the background of a live TV interview in 2017, and quickly became a viral success. They decided to ask him about working from home, with children, as a large chunk … Read more Viral dad on the trials of working from home – BBC News

South Korea ‘sextortion’: ‘Telegram’ case suspect identified

The alleged operator of secret sex abuse chatrooms says he “lived the life of a devil” as he was paraded outside a South Korean court. South Korean police took the unusual step of publicly identifying the 24-year-old accused leader of an online sexual blackmail ring after the case led to a national outcry in a … Read more South Korea ‘sextortion’: ‘Telegram’ case suspect identified

Promising improvements in Asia while Europe continues to battle COVID-19 | Nightline

South Korea and China are reporting a promising drop in novel coronavirus cases, while the virus’ grip on Europe continues to grow. What lessons can the U.S. learn from these countries? WATCH NIGHTLINE EPISODES: https://abc.go.com/shows/nightline ALSO AVAILABLE ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/2wSmSrZ #Nightline #PresidentTrump #CoronaVirus #COVID19 #Health

‘Electrician’ posts sobering video as work begins on NHS field hospital at ExCeL Centre

‘Welcome to NHS Nightingale’ The Guardian posted this video showing an electrician working at the ExCeL centre in London, which is being converted into a makeshift hospital to prepare for the coming onslaught of severe cases of Covid-19 in the UK capital. London’s ExCel conference centre will become an emergency hospital treating coronavirus patients ‘within … Read more ‘Electrician’ posts sobering video as work begins on NHS field hospital at ExCeL Centre

Korean police identify man suspected of leading an online sexual blackmail ring

In South Korea, police have taken the unusual step to identify the man they believe to be the leader of online sexual blackmail ring. The extreme details of the case led to a national outcry in a country still battling the coronavirus outbreak. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store … Read more Korean police identify man suspected of leading an online sexual blackmail ring