10 April 2020


Trump hopeful to ease restrictions as coronavirus curve appears to flattern (5)
World AFP Fri, Apr 10, 2020 Listen Trump hopeful to ease restrictions as coronavirus curve appears to flattern WASHINGTON: US health officials made cautiously optimistic noises about coronavirus despite high death tolls Thursday, suggesting Americans might be able to take summer holidays, as falling hospitalization rates hint at a turning point in the battle against COVID-19. With unemployment skyrocketing and the economy tanking, President Donald
Cambodia adopts law to allow for emergency powers to tackle coronavirus (3)
10/04/20 14:00 PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's parliament passed a law on Friday to prepare the way for a state of emergency, which Prime Minister Hun Sen has said he might have to declare to reinforce the campaign against the coronavirus. Human rights groups say an emergency would give sweeping powers to Hun Sen, who Western countries have long condemned for crackdowns on opponents, civil rights groups and the media.
Donohoe: Cross-party government document will offer 'inclusive platform' (2)
By Press Association Friday, April 10, 2020 - 11:42 AM A joint Fine Gael and Fianna F'ail blueprint for government will offer an "inclusive platform" for future coalition talks with other parties, the Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has said. Negotiating teams from the two parties are finalising the document as part of their efforts to form a new government two months on from February's inconclusive general election.
Outcry over racial data grows as coronavirus slams black Americans (1)
Lawmakers and community leaders have been sounding the alarm over what they see as a disturbing trend of the virus killing African Americans at a higher rate Associated Press New York April 9, 2020 UPDATED: April 9, 2020 07:56 IST A man wears personal protective equipment at the Grand Army Plaza station in the Brooklyn borough of New York.
See the world from your home with Airbnb's Online Experiences (1)
By Travel reporter 1h ago Airbnb is bringing their popular Experiences to you. The platform launched Online Experiences to allow travellers to explore the world from the comfort of their home and to let their hosts earn an income during Covid-19. Cape Town will feature two experiences and there are others in California, Italy, Japan and Mexico.
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