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Coronavirus doomsday? Wait, there’s jobs galore

Despite the coronavirus doomsayers, more jobs are becoming available due to COVID-19 and government restrictions on civil liberties. Nurses, medical staff, delivery drivers, warehouse packers, communication specialists, online delivery warehouse workers are some of the posts available.

Tokyo Olympic Games in July 2020 to be postponed

The head of the Tokyo Olympic organising committee Yoshiro Mori said on Monday the committee realised it had to change the date because of the increasing number of infections of coronavirus COVID-19 worldwide and the resultant travel bans.

Industries being wrecked by the coronavirus lockdown

The face of your city and town is likely to change forever. Restaurants, cinemas and shops around the world have emptied due to government actions worldwide to try and stem the infections from the untreatable coronavirus COVID-19.

Four men to hang for landmark 2012 India gang rape

Jyoti Singh was beaten, gang raped, and tortured in a moving bus in which she was travelling with her male friend in Munirka, a neighbourhood in South Delhi. There were six other males on the bus, including the driver, all of whom raped and savagely beat the woman and her friend.

Second wave of coronavirus feared for Asia

On the day China recorded no new domestic infections from coronavirus COVID-19 for the first time since late December last year, it recorded 34 new infections, all from overseas - a record high