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Lithuanians with COVID-19, self-isolating vote in drive-ins (source — 19/10/2020 15:38:11

Lithuanians have started voting in the second round of a national election with some of them casting ballots from their cars in special drive-in polling stations amid a local spike in COVID-19

Lithuanians to choose new parliament amid virus tensions (source — 10/10/2020 09:55:06

Lithuanian voters will choose a new parliament Sunday for a nation that has seen a recent surge in COVID-19 cases

Lithuania foreign minister self-isolates after French visit (source — 05/10/2020 15:36:19

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius has gone into isolation this week after he was in contact with two people from the French delegation who tested positive for coronavirus after taking part...

Lithuanians during Covid-19: ‘I’m outside my comfort zone’ (source — 08/07/2020 18:16:39

Distance from native land, gender roles and lack of translation add to vulnerabilities

The Full List Of Countries Exempt From England’s Coronavirus Quarantine (source — 03/07/2020 17:22:32

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. From July 10 people who live in England will be able to travel to 59...

Medical workers resort to parking-lot deals and DIY projects to get safety gear (source — 12/06/2020 18:16:18

Nursing home employees and other healthcare workers are going to extraordinary lengths for masks, gowns and essential materialsA nursing home worker in New Jersey cut a deal for gowns in a parking lot...

The Science Behind The Two-Metre Coronavirus 'Rule' Boris Johnson Is Under Pressure To Change (source — 11/06/2020 15:32:37

“TWO METRES APART!!!”This short, concise and very precise command has been drummed into us Brits over the last few months as one of the most effective ways we can help stop the spread of c...

Stocks rise despite US-China jitters; outdoor markets open in England – business live (source — 01/06/2020 15:55:14

Global shares buoyed on relief over Trump’s China response and easing of coronavirus lockdownsGold and silver climb as US cities rocked by protests over killing of George FloydUK and eurozone manufact...

Which European countries are easing travel restrictions? (source — 18/05/2020 15:05:02

As several European countries reopen restaurants, bars, shops and some attractions, we round up lockdown easing measures and travel restrictions country-by-country The UK Foreign Office (FCO) is curre...

Vaccine hopes and economic woes as virus spreads (source — 16/05/2020 06:30:05

VIENNA: President Donald Trump voiced hope Friday that a coronavirus vaccine will be available by late 2020, cushioning dire US economic news as parts of Europe re-open despite fears of a second wave ...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
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