U.K. Could Hit 50,000 COVID-19 Cases-a-Day by Mid-October, Scientists Warn

There are currently between 3,000 and 4,000 cases in the U.K. every day but this, as repeated by the advisers, is doubling every seven days. It is seen by the government as a difficult balancing act as doing nothing is not really possible, it believes, but it cannot announce another full national lockdown.

How stigmatizing disease—from COVID-19 to HIV—creates a vicious cycle of sickness

As India is becoming the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, anxiety about the disease has at times descended into violence against the sick, and even health care workers. The problem isn’t limited to India—people in countries from Nepal to Mexico to Italy have stigmatized individuals connected to COVID-19, making it harder for them to go […]

Soccer Aid 2020 REPORT – England 1-1 World XI (4-3 on pens): Chunkz misses decisive spot kick

Yung Filly provides the finish but much of the credit should go to James Bay for a perfect clip into the box which found the striker, who touch one touch before sidefooting home.

Tuoi Tre commences fourth annual ‘Day of Pho’ initiative

Several activities are planned to be held in honor of the special day, including an exhibition, film screening, the continuation of a contest to find the best pho chefs and a vote-based competition to choose the top ten pho brands most loved by consumers in Vietnam, which were also held last year.

World Series Game 2 Tops Wednesday Ratings; ABC Comedy Block Returns To Originals

In its new Wednesday slot, The Conners (0.9, 4.76M) was down from its second-season averages, while Black-ish (0.6, 3.04M) debuted its seventh season and held steady. The Con (0.5, 2.68M) benefited from the premiere lineup, ticking up two-tenths in the demo compared with last week in Nielsen’s Live+Same Day data.

American and United to furlough 32,000 workers as time runs out for federal aid

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday night that the administration wants to help hotels, airlines and schools. He said he was talking with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi but hinted that the White House doesn’t want to go above about $1.5 trillion — $700 million below the House Democrats’ figure.

‘Stimulus Checks Are The Least Important,’ When Drafting Aid Package, Says Economist

“Stimulus checks are the least important,” says Nersisyan. “While for unemployment benefits, most of it is probably getting spent on things like rent and groceries and so on. So that puts that into somebody else’s pocket, so that they can spend. So it continues its journey throughout the economy. Whereas if I just put it […]

Vietnam calls for more humanitarian aid to Syria amid COVID-19

Meanwhile, UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock, said that the COVID-19 pandemic has developed complicatedly in the country. The official report showed that the country has over 5,000 infections, but he held that the real count is much higher as the testing conditions remain poor and community infections stay complicated.

The Top 20 best Prime Day deals live in the UK right now

Sold out ASUS TUF FX505 gaming laptop | £1,000 £629.99 at Amazon UKThis is one of the best deals of Prime Day’s gaming products right here. A reliable and solid gaming-first laptop for just over 600 pounds is an absolute no-brainer for a machine that can be a reliable home or work laptop but that […]

Adele Reminds the World Why We Need Her More Than Ever

Her best moment was the Bachelor spoof, as a shamelessly needy contestant, competing with the other single ladies to win the love of Beck Bennett. “Hi, I’m Adele Adkins. I’m 32. You may know me for being the singer Adele. I know I’m here because I’ve had a lot of heartbreak in my life — […]