Coronavirus: Austin Faith Groups Adhere To Physical Distancing

Austin Disaster Relief Network, a network of 190 livestreamed Austin churches, has launched a citywide Prayer Hotline to meet the emotional and spiritual needs of greater Austin citizens during the COVID-19 crisis.Austin Hindu Temple has canceled large gathering events and is livestreaming ceremonies.Buddhist Xiang Yun Temple, IBPS Austin, is closed and is broadcasting its weekly […]

Thinking about a post-pandemic tomorrow

By Sanchia Desouza Three weeks ago, they closed the libraries, and that was when it really hit — the truth that this was bigger than we’d realised, that it was unprecedented, that things could not be normal. The libraries I work in are in Toronto, but elsewhere too, the timelines were similar. And by now, […]

Coronavirus data due within weeks to reveal Australia’s path out of health crisis

“We don’t know what the level of immunity [in the community] is likely to be, because we don’t know what level of immunity is conferred by having the infection and how long that immunity will last,” she said.

All Blacks star is forced to apologise after he was caught breaking social-distancing laws amid coronavirus lockdown to train with his teammates

‘I will say that was the only interaction I had with them apart from talking to them. It was something that was so instinctive for me to do – to pick the ball up and throw it back to them. I didn’t think twice about it. It was something that happened fast.’ 

Quang Ninh gets tough on social distancing violations

The provincial administration issued a document on April 6 directing localities in the province to suspend all activities at entertainment sites, botanic gardens, squares, and coastal promenades. Moreover, local residents have been urged to stick to regulations and ensure their safety during the social distancing period

‘That’s not social distancing’: Crowds of people cheering on healthcare workers on Manhattan sidewalks come under fire for flouting the rules and not standing six-feet apart

Avoid large and small gatherings in private places and public spaces  Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face cover when around others  Stay at least 6 feet (2 meters) from other people even when you wear a face covering Avoid using any kind of public transportation, ridesharing, or taxis  Use mail-order for medications Use […]

Washington and Oregon’s Slowing Coronavirus Infection Rates Indicate Early Social Distancing Measures Pay Off

“The state of Oregon is sending 140 ventilators to NY,” tweeted New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Saturday. “We are so grateful to @OregonGovBrown and the people of Oregon. On behalf of the people of NY, I thank you and rest assured that NY will repay the favor when Oregon needs it.”

Coronavirus fishing restrictions vary from social distancing reminders to fines

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WHO’s Play Apart Together campaign uses games to promote social distancing

The original 18 organizations of the Play Apart Together campaign include Activision Blizzard, the Amazon Appstore, Big Fish Games, Dirtybit, Glu Mobile, Jam City, Kabam, Maysalward, Playtika, Pocket Gems, Riot Games, SciPlay, Snap Games, Twitch, Unity, Wooga, YouTube Gaming, and Zynga.

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Muni Facing Questions About Crowded Buses Amid Social Distancing Requirements

“We warned riders that unfortunately, Monday and Tuesday would see bad service with 40% of our operators out and us still inching toward the 17-line Essential Trips Network (which began [Wednesday]), said Kato. “Fortunately, today we did not experience what you see in the picture due to our modified service plan.”