‘Worried’ Health Secretary Matt Hancock admits he WOULDN’T go to coronavirus-hit Italy and advises EVERYONE returning to UK from worst-hit areas to self-isolate for 14 days – but Foreign Office still won’t ban travel to the country

In the first signs of a UK impact of the Italy situation, a British Airways flight from Heathrow to Milan was delayed by 20 minutes yesterday morning when a passenger asked to get off the flight because they were afraid of the coronavirus. 

From zero to hero: Italy’s Chinese help beat coronavirus

Italy was one of the first nations to cut air links with China, on Jan. 31, though many of its Chinese residents found their way home via third countries. On Feb. 8, almost a month before closing all schools, it offered students returning from holidays in China the right to stop attending classes.

Mike Colter, Danny Trejo, and Seis Manos Cast Do Their Best Anime Impressions

0commentsIf you want to see these stars voice their own anime characters, then you can watch Seis Manos now. The series is streaming exclusively on Netflix, and you can read up on it here: “Set in Mexico in the 1970’s era, Seis Manos centers on three orphaned martial arts warriors who join forces with a […]

Coronavirus casts shadow over Everest

But Everest region residents agree with the government’s decision. The risk of infection is real. The spring season sees hundreds of foreign climbers and trekkers snake through their villages. At base camp, climbers and Nepali support staff have to live in close quarters.

PIERS MORGAN: The coronavirus has made heroes out of many but brought out the selfish worst in others – here are my 20 top Cov-idiots so far (and isn’t it funny how many are rich and famous?)

15) Actress Jaime King thanked coronavirus. No, seriously, that is exactly what she did – posting a photo of the virus with the caption ‘Thank you for shaking us and showing us.’ What the flying f*ck????? It’s shaking us into ICU beds and showing us how to die, you imbecile.

Asia may have been right about coronavirus and face masks, and the rest of the world is coming around

Hundreds of people lined up to enter a Costco in Novato, California, on March 14. Many people have been stocking up on food, toilet paper and other items. As a response to panic buying, retailers in the United States and Canada have started limiting the number of toilet paper that customers can buy in one […]

Animal Crossing Fans Are Creating Witcher Characters, Costumes, and Music in New Horizons

Show off your island utopia to family and friends—or pack your bags and visit theirs. Whether playing online* or with others beside you**, island living is even better when you can share it. Even without hopping on a flight, you’ll meet a cast of charming animal residents bursting with personality. Friendly faces like Tom Nook […]

Cyclones in Queensland: Learning from five of the worst ever recorded

Photo: Ray Ladlow walks to his destroyed home in Silkwood, south of Innisfail, March 21, 2006. (Dave Hunt: AAP) Photo: Good Counsel Primary School principal Gus Landsay inspects damage caused by Cyclone Larry to classrooms in Innisfail, March 21, 2006. (Torsten Blackwood: AFP) Photo: Anne Fitzpatrick surveys roadside damage in the wake of Cyclone Larry […]

‘We did NOT go too far’: Derbyshire chief constable defends officers using drones to stalk hill walkers and dying a lagoon black by saying tactics were less ‘draconian’ as other forces and they were ‘protecting the public’

She told LBC yesterday: ‘We are all getting used to the new restrictions and I’ve been very clear that in the first instance I want my officers to be engaging with people, talking to people, encouraging them to comply. Explaining, of course, if they don’t understand – already we have had examples of people who […]

Coronavirus: Teenager ‘could have survived with appropriate treatment’

EASY STEPS: How to keep safe A SIMPLE GUIDE: What are the symptoms? GETTING READY: How prepared is the UK? MAPS AND CHARTS: Visual guide to the outbreak TRAVEL PLANS: What are your rights? PUBLIC TRANSPORT: What’s the risk? According to La Repubblica, Mr Di Nicola’s family said the teenage chef was “extremely healthy”.