Tag: lockdown

China and North Korea reopen rail link after two-year coronavirus lockdown

China and North Korea reopen rail link after two-year coronavirus lockdown

North Korea has resumed rail freight services with China after a two-year hiatus in response to the coronavirus pandemic, China's Foreign Ministry ...
Can you live with Covid?  South Africa does not impose lockdown or quarantine rules

Can you live with Covid? South Africa does not impose lockdown or quarantine rules

South Africa seems ready to live with the Covid pandemic as it does not plan lockdown or quarantine rules. This comes as the co ...
Boris Johnson apologizes to Queen Elizabeth for partying on the eve of Prince Philip’s funeral

Boris Johnson apologizes to Queen Elizabeth for partying on the eve of Prince Philip’s funeral

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office got in touch with Queen Elizabeth on Friday after it was revealed staff had been partying late into ...
COVID p crash and starvation call China’s largest lockdown since Wuhan into question

COVID p crash and starvation call China’s largest lockdown since Wuhan into question

Thirteen million residents of central China's Xi'an were in even greater distress this week when the city's COVID-19 tracking func ...
Coronavirus: Omicron Spreads Global Gloom Over New Years Celebrations

Coronavirus: Omicron Spreads Global Gloom Over New Years Celebrations

After much too long a battle with the coronavirus, the world understands Belgium's word of the year “hungry!” All too well. - the urge to celebrat ...
Coronavirus: Lockdown triggered by an airport worker’s Omicron test in Hong Kong finds no new cases

Coronavirus: Lockdown triggered by an airport worker’s Omicron test in Hong Kong finds no new cases

An overnight lockdown, which was triggered after an airport employee in Hong Kong provisionally tested positive for the more easily transmissible O ...
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson under fire for leaked video of staff joking about blocking the Christmas party

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson under fire for leaked video of staff joking about blocking the Christmas party

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson came under fire on Wednesday after a video emerged from his senior officials joking about holding a Christmas ...
Coronavirus: Auckland exits lockdown after 107 days as New Zealand adopts new pandemic strategy

Coronavirus: Auckland exits lockdown after 107 days as New Zealand adopts new pandemic strategy

New Zealand's largest city left the lockdown after 107 days, bringing relief to its residents but also signaling the likely spread of Covid-19 to t ...