Some governments fight coronavirus in strange ways - including by promoting vodka

2020-04-03 14:10

It's an unprecedented time, but some country's decisions to combat the coronavirus are pretty unusual.

Covid-19: Photos inside London's makeshift NHS Nightingale hospital that took 9 days to build

2020-04-02 13:38

NHS Nightingale, built inside the ExCeL conference centre in east London, will have 4 000 beds and two temporary morgues at full capacity.

Take a look: how New York is grappling with the Covid-19 outbreak as state deaths toll surpass 1,550

2020-04-01 13:41

The coronavirus outbreak in the US has hit New York the hardest, leaving the streets eerily empty and the hospitals hopelessly overwhelmed.

Take a look: What the lockdown for 57 million people in the Phillipines looks like

2020-03-31 15:23

Despite the lockdown, on Sunday the Philippines reported a daily increase of 343 new coronavirus cases — its highest one day increase yet.

These are the 10 best Super Mario games — and there's never been a better time to play them

2020-03-31 14:16

Bored at home? There's never been a better time to dig into the 10 best Super Mario games ever made.

How to enable waiting rooms in Zoom to prevent 'Zoom bombing'

2020-03-31 09:04

Trolls are bombarding public zoom calls with graphic images and online zoom classes have been hijacked. Put these Zoom bombers in the "waiting room."

The US military had to apologise for an offensive coronavirus post

2020-03-27 15:05

The US Army published an Instragram post on March 21 as part of an Army COVID-19 question and answer series that many found offensive.

Here's how you can host a virtual game night over video chat if you're stuck inside

2020-03-25 16:32

Jackbox Games offers several party games that you only require a smartphone and a laptop. Here's how to play virtually over Google Hangouts.

At least 20% of the global population is on coronavirus lockdown – here are their rules

2020-03-25 09:45

South Africa, China, Denmark, El Salvador, France, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Poland, and Spain have implemented mass quarantines to slow the coronavirus spread.

Coronavirus: Dramatic photos show medics fighting on the front line

2020-03-24 12:23

Healthcare workers around the world have been working around the clock and risking their own lives to treat coronavirus patients.

 

This dad from China invented a 'baby pod' backpack to protect his child from the coronavirus

2020-04-03 12:30

Inventor Cao Junjie spent a month making his baby isolation pod, which pumps purified air and has built-in rubber gloves to prevent skin contact.

Covid-19: Photos show people desperate for cash and food in Southern Italy

2020-04-02 08:51

An estimated 3.3 million Italians work off-the-books for cash, making them unsure when their next salary will come.

Covid-19: Shaggy mountain goats roamed through a Welsh town during lockdown

2020-04-01 13:40

In this small town on coronavirus lockdown, it wasn't the military or the police that was roaming the streets.

21 castles and royal residences you can explore from your couch

2020-03-31 14:17

Virtual castle tours offer a chance to escape to a world of royalty without ever having to step foot outside your home.

47 stunning nature photos that will transport you to places around the world

2020-03-31 09:13

Each image was a finalist of Agora's latest photo contest, which encouraged photographers to capture animals and landscapes around the world.

Why therapy is now more necessary than ever if you're quarantined with your partner

2020-03-28 15:44

I walk away from each session — even the difficult ones — with a feeling of "we're in this together."

Photos show how the coronavirus turned India from bustling to deserted

2020-03-26 07:37

"Every state, every district, every lane, every village will be under lockdown," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said according to The New York Times.

These 10 graphs show how iPhone downloads have changed as the coronavirus spreads

2020-03-25 13:30

Data from AppFigures shows how categories like education and productivity have shot up, while travel has dropped.

30 famous World Heritage sites you can virtually visit on Google Earth while social distancing

2020-03-24 12:24

Google Earth has 30 World Heritage sites to virtually visit and learn about online after the State Department issued a Level 4 travel warning.

Thailand has 'ninja robots' monitoring Covid-19 patients — take a look

2020-03-24 12:01

Hospitals in Thailand have modified robots that can monitor patients and take some of the burden off of health professionals.

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