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Australian woman with coronavirus reveals why she kept her diagnosis a secret

An Australian woman who tested positive to coronavirus has spoken out about her diagnosis after initially begging her parents to keep her condition a secret.  Gretel Harvey, from Brisbane, fell ill with COVID-19 after returning from her overseas holiday...

Lily James heads out with giant balloons and gifts for brother Sam’s birthday in London

Lily James tried to make the most of family time last week, before the UK was put on lockdown amid the coronavirus crisis. The Mama Mia actress was spotted out in London, emerging from a black cab clutching birthday...

Coronavirus UK: Tfl staff threaten walkout as tube trains packed

Sadiq Khan has today been accused of risking the lives of Londoners who were forced on to crowded trains after Tube services were slashed in half on the first day of Britain's coronavirus lockdown. Police are also ready to...

Chelsea send special care package to their top stars to keep them fit

Chelsea have sent special care packages to their players with Premier League clubs keen to ensure their squads stick to their regular diets during periods of self-isolation. With help from nutritionists, the west London side ordered and mailed out...

Coronavirus: One in five Met Police officers and staff are off sick or self-isolating

Nearly one in five Scotland Yard officers and staff in London are said to be unavailable for work because of the coronavirus pandemic. Some 19 per cent of police, civilian and community support officers have said they cannot work,...

Super-fit cycling fanatic, 40, battles COVID-19 as wife tells young people ‘you are not invincible’

A super-fit cycling fanatic is fighting for his life in hospital as his wife begs younger people to ‘understand you are not invincible’ from the deadly Coronavirus.  Daniel Schuchman, 40, an IT executive and father-of-four from North London, came...

Ordinary propagandists

A common opinion among journalists, academics and experts across the political spectrum is that the hegemony of the liberal order has become increasingly insecure. However, definitions of the ‘liberal order’ vary greatly. In some cases, the term refers to...

We created this beast

Two areal maps of China. The map on the left, from early January 2020, shows how orange-coloured nitrogen clouds extend over the entire country. On the map on the right, from a month and a half later, those same...

Läheb viiruslikuks

Negatiivsete sündmuste tuules levivad sageli vandenõuteooriad ja kuulujutud, eriti kui sündmused on värsked ja osalt tundmatud. Just nii on juhtunud koroonaviirusega. Probleem ulatub sügavamale kui ainult klikke meelitavad desinformatsioonilehed. Kuigi Ungari politsei on kinni pannud mõned desinformatsioonilehed, mis...

The Rise of London’s Coronavirus Mutual Aid Groups

More than 1,000 Coronavirus Mutual Aid groups have launched across the UK in the space of a week. But how did it all come about? Lead image: Tumisu from Pixabay  Within days of the first Facebook page launching in south London, a UK-wide network...

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Coronavirus UK Lockdown: Only ‘immediate family’ at funerals

The reality of Boris Johnson's coronavirus lockdown started to become clear today as boyfriends and girlfriends who do...

Republican Rep. Liz Cheney blasts push to relax stay-at-home measures but doesn’t name Trump

Republican Rep. Liz Cheney is pushing back at President Donald Trump's move away from social distancing measures being used to slow the spread...

Gov. Cuomo warns other Americans ‘you will all be New York in weeks’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo lambasted President Trump on Tuesday for sending only 400 ventilators to New York from the federal stockpile of 20,000...

Coronavirus: Greta Thunberg has symptoms and is self-isolating

Greta Thunberg says she may have contracted coronavirus and has self-isolated at home with her father. The teenage climate activist said she appeared to have been...

Speech recognition systems from five tech companies are bias towards people of color, study reveals 

Speech recognition systems are deep-rooted with bias towards people of color, a new study reveals. Stanford researches found these technologies from Amazon, Apple, Google,...