Lin-Manuel Miranda says plans are going ahead to bring his musical Hamilton to Australia | 7.30

Watch Leigh Sales’s extended interview with Lin-Manuel Miranda. It’s hard to overstate the impact that American composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda has had on Broadway. His musical Hamilton is arguably the most influential and innovative work since A Chorus Line in the 1970s. He’s won a Pulitzer Prize, an Emmy, three Grammys and three Tonys. … Read more Lin-Manuel Miranda says plans are going ahead to bring his musical Hamilton to Australia | 7.30

Coronavirus lockdown leaves international tourists stranded in Australia | ABC News

Sonia Alvarez’s first trip overseas hasn’t gone to plan. The 58-year-old nurse from Colombia travelled to Sydney with her daughter Camila Cardona and her son-in-law Ricardo Stoltze on March 16 for a three-week holiday. But it has turned into a two-month-long stay after the borders in Colombia closed and their flights were cancelled due to … Read more Coronavirus lockdown leaves international tourists stranded in Australia | ABC News

Michigan Residents Flood State Capitol to Protest Whitmer’s Stay-At-Home Order

Protesters opposed Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus stay-at-home order demonstrating outside the state Capitol in Lansing on Thursday, May 14. Whitmer has asked that anyone coming to protest the Covid-19 lockdown at the state Capitol do so “in a responsible way.” The Democratic governor made the comments Wednesday at her daily coronavirus press briefing. Whitmer … Read more Michigan Residents Flood State Capitol to Protest Whitmer’s Stay-At-Home Order

Tentative restart for Indian Railways even as cases surge

In India, efforts to re-open the country continue with passenger train services partially resuming. The government has already eased some restrictions for private employers, businesses and small shops that are struggling to stay afloat amid the pandemic. Indian Railways renewed ticket sales for passenger services from capital Delhi to 15 destinations on Tuesday. Tens of … Read more Tentative restart for Indian Railways even as cases surge

Tentative restart for Indian trains even as COVID-19 cases surge

In India, efforts to reopen the country continue with passenger train services partially resuming. The government has already eased some restrictions for private employers, businesses and small shops that are struggling to stay afloat amid the pandemic. Indian railways are providing passenger services from the capital Delhi to 15 destinations on Tuesday. Tens of thousands … Read more Tentative restart for Indian trains even as COVID-19 cases surge

New safety measures at Shanghai Disneyland as park reopens amid coronavirus l ABC News

Tickets for the reopening sold out in minutes, but visitors for the “phased event” will now be required to wear face masks and do temperature screenings and adhere to social distance measures. READ MORE: https://gma.abc/2WjAZnM #ABCNews #ShanghaiDisneyland #ShanghaiDisney #Shanghai #Disney

World heritage grottoes in China reopen after 108 days

The Mogao Grottoes, a renowned UNESCO World Heritage site in the city of Dunhuang, northwest China’s Gansu Province, partially reopened on Sunday, ending its 108-day closure due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The reopening comes with a host of epidemic prevention measures. All visitors are required to reserve tickets ahead of their trips, and only 1,800 … Read more World heritage grottoes in China reopen after 108 days

Shanghai Disneyland Reopens With Coronavirus Precautions in China

As visitors stood in front of Shanghai Disneyland waiting for it to reopen Monday after an almost four-month coronavirus shutdown, “A Whole New World,” the hit song from Walt Disney Co.’s film “Aladdin,” played in the background. Yao Yao, a 37-year-old kindergarten teacher wearing a Minnie Mouse costume arrived at 8:30 a.m. and was among … Read more Shanghai Disneyland Reopens With Coronavirus Precautions in China

How is coronavirus affecting the sports industry? | Inside Story

It’s a very lucrative business and almost recession-proof. But sport is being dealt a financial blow by the coronavirus. Major events have been cancelled or postponed for the first time in many years. From the Tokyo Olympic games to football matches; fields, arenas and stadiums will be empty for a long time. Athletes, organisations and … Read more How is coronavirus affecting the sports industry? | Inside Story

Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 with limited visitors

After a nearly four-month shutdown, Shanghai Disneyland theme park will reopen on May 11. Tickets will be available from May 8, with a limited number available each day. 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/ … Read more Shanghai Disneyland to reopen May 11 with limited visitors

‘How Did they Come Up With 6 Feet?’ Armed Protesters Rally Against Michigan’s Lockdown

Dozens of protesters entered the Michigan Capitol on Thursday and demanded to be let onto the House floor as it was considering an extension to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus emergency declaration. Many of the protesters were not wearing face coverings amid the pandemic. A state police spokeswoman estimated there were 400 to 700 protesters. People … Read more ‘How Did they Come Up With 6 Feet?’ Armed Protesters Rally Against Michigan’s Lockdown

Music Producer Topic vs. Germany International and RB Leipzig Star Marcel Halstenberg | FIFA BATTLE

Topic & Halstenberg talk about Bundesliga, fan atmosphere and Topics new hit single “Breaking me” ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS We’re still at home, but we’re having fun! And what better to do at home than play FIFA with your friends? @Topic and Marcel Halstenberg go head-to-head in an intense FIFA20 match. The bet? A visit … Read more Music Producer Topic vs. Germany International and RB Leipzig Star Marcel Halstenberg | FIFA BATTLE

MLB season IN JAPAN!? NO CHANCE! | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Download and subscribe to the Nothing Personal with David Samson podcast: https://plnk.to/NothingPersonal?to=page Today’s word of the day is ‘acquiescence’ as in Todd Gurley going public saying Deion Sanders didn’t want him to wear the no. 21 jersey for the Falcons. MLB is Japan!? Should we book our plane tickets now!? NO! It won’t happen. I … Read more MLB season IN JAPAN!? NO CHANCE! | Nothing Personal with David Samson

China’s Coronavirus Epicenter Wuhan Lifts Lockdown

Residents in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, rushed to train stations and the city’s airport on April 8 as the government lockdown was lifted. The crowd outside Wuhan’s Tianhe International Airport on Wednesday morning pushed forward as anxiety grew over catching their flights out of town — the first to depart … Read more China’s Coronavirus Epicenter Wuhan Lifts Lockdown

What happens when the NBA returns? | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Download and subscribe to the Nothing Personal with David Samson podcast: https://plnk.to/NothingPersonal?to=page Today’s word of the day is ‘scenario’ as in if the NBA comes back this season how does it finish. Could it go straight to the playoffs? Maybe a preseason like I suggested. Where did this idea to have a quarantined village in … Read more What happens when the NBA returns? | Nothing Personal with David Samson