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In a 'good country' league table, where would the UK stand now? | Tim Adams (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/09/2020 09:30:37

Disregard for international law does not figure in Simon Anholt’s new book on what makes a nation greatIf we ever stopped to think about it, each of us holds a subconscious league table of nations in ...

Quiz: how well do you understand the UK's coronavirus lockdown restrictions? (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/08/2020 10:00:35

With different regulations applying in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, test yourself on the current restrictionsAfter a University College London study recently suggested that confidenc...

How 'S**thole' Countries Handled Coronavirus Better Than The US (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/06/2020 15:09:55

The coronavirus didn’t hit wealthy countries first, but it hit them hard. So far, nearly four out of five global Covid-19 deaths have occurred in the global north, which encompasses most develop...

If my Albanian barber could see the UK was heading for catastrophe over its coronavirus response, why couldn't Boris Johnson? (source — www.independent.co.uk) 06/06/2020 12:01:56

When the UK prime minister was still shaking hands in hospital and urging people to go to racing and football, Albania was in total lockdown

Albania's empathetic handling of the coronavirus crisis beats Boris Johnson's catastrophic response hands down - just ask my barber (source — www.independent.co.uk) 06/06/2020 12:01:00

When the UK prime minister was still shaking hands in hospital and urging people to go to racing and football, Albania was in total lockdown

Albania's empathetic handling of the coronavirus crisis beats Boris Johnson's catastrophic response hands down – just ask my barber (source — www.independent.co.uk) 06/06/2020 12:01:00

When the UK prime minister was still shaking hands in hospital and urging people to go to racing and attend football matches, Albania was in total lockdown

Exclusive: Keir Starmer Says Women Should Have 'Right To Know' Male Colleagues' Pay (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 29/05/2020 09:00:02

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now.Women should be given the “right to know” what a male colleague doi...

UAE sends medical aid to Albania in fight against Covid-19 (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 15/05/2020 13:19:22

The aid will assist approximately 7,000 medical professionals as they work to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus: With fewer humans to fear, flamingos flock to Albanian lagoon (source — www.stuff.co.nz) 11/05/2020 22:35:07

The human quarantine in Albania results in an abundance of waterfowl at lagoon.

Flamingos flourish amid lockdown ‘calmness’ in Albanian lagoon (source — www.independent.ie) 10/05/2020 13:57:20

Humans getting their wings clipped during the coronavirus pandemic in Albania has allowed flamingos and other birds to flourish in a coastal lagoon by the Adriatic Sea.

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death