Australia’s new warning and death toll as Donald Trump issues new mask warning

“This breakthrough that the RACGP argued strongly for will enable GPs to better support their patients during this pandemic and help to minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our community as people can access medical care and any medication they may need without needing to leave their home.”


The minister hailed the companies for maintaining safe breeding in the recent past despite the threat of the African swine fever (AFS) epidemic. As of March 10, the country’s pig stocks stood at nearly 24 million, equivalent to 74 percent of the stocks before the hit of the AFS in 2018, and are expected to […]

‘Buhari will start real governance after . . .’

I am an engineer by training and I teach in the university; I still teach operational research in the university. I am an industrial engineer with a PhD in that field and another PhD in operational management to be specific. I have other degrees when it comes to education. I have series of papers and […]

Olympics: Zion on the ‘Dream Team’? Athletes confused over qualifying for Games

“Each nation (member federation) has the right to name its team members according to its own manner and procedures – provided that the athletes selected have met World Athletics and IOC qualifying standards and regulations,” U.S. Track and Field said in email, adding that it is just beginning to weigh the factors in what a revamped […]

Inside the coronavirus testing failure: Alarm and dismay among the scientists who sought to help

Although the CDC test was a priority, the FDA was also fielding inquiries from other test developers. At the end of January, about 20 companies and scientific groups were talking with the FDA about their plans to develop tests, according to two government officials familiar with those inquiries who like many others interviewed for this […]

Shooting at University of North Carolina at Charlotte Leaves 2 Dead and 4 Injured

“I pray my fans are safe and ok! I will not be able to perform or even make it to the venue… please tell all my supporters and followers to be safe,” Waka wrote on his Instagram Stories.

After Tokyo 2020 postponement, money has become a real worry for Olympian Gwen Berry

Cheers to one of the happiest years of my life. This past year was the year of reconstruction and elevation; I was able to finally Be ME….. In regards to Track and Field: Season 2019 I gave myself two options: Either I was going to walk away from this sport forever or I was going […]

Coronavirus fly-tipping soars with householders dumping yet more tons of rubbish and clothes while recycling centres shut their doors as staff say they need key worker status to keep going

A spokesman for the council said: ‘We have not calculated the exact tonnage data as yet but we can say we have seen a threefold increase in items at key sites which is forcing us to carry out additional collections with a dedicated crew and truck. 

Sick and angry: Some public health officers are showing stress of coronavirus

Meanwhile, some officials are feuding with each other. On Wednesday, San Jose officials announced projections of more than 2,000 coronavirus-related deaths in the next 12 weeks. That prompted Santa Clara County officials to shoot back — declaring that “the model shared by the city of San Jose … was not produced, reviewed, or vetted by […]

Subscription drive, day 5: Help keep the puns and pandemic news swirling

That said, this isn’t a walk in the park with weird Taiichi guy, either. They challenge me, too, as does the editorial board and the rest of the staff. They’re all creative, incredibly sharp, fun, inquisitive, and ambitious. They ask questions—lots of questions—and push me. They make me want to go extra miles.