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Boris Johnson Pledges End To Social Distancing By October 2021 (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 06/10/2020 14:55:34

Boris Johnson has promised there will be no social distancing measures in place by this time next year.Delivering his Conservative conference speech to a near-empty room due to infection controls, the...

Pilgrims return to Mecca as Saudi Arabia eases coronavirus restrictions (source — www.standard.co.uk) 04/10/2020 13:05:55

Mecca has stirred from a seven-month hibernation after Saudi Arabia partially lifted a coronavirus ban which allowed pilgrims to return to the holy site.

Pilgrims return to Mecca as Saudi eases virus restrictions (source — www.independent.co.uk) 04/10/2020 09:23:05

A very small, limited number of people donning the white terrycloth garment symbolic of the Muslim pilgrimage have circled Islam’s holiest site in Mecca, after Saudi Arabia began lifting coronav...

Pilgrims return to Mecca as Saudi Arabia eases virus restrictions (source — www.independent.ie) 04/10/2020 08:51:47

A very small, limited number of people wearing the white terrycloth garment symbolic of the Muslim pilgrimage circled Islam’s holiest site in Mecca on Sunday after Saudi Arabia lifted coronavirus rest...

The 7 Types Of Protester Who Attend An Anti-Lockdown Rally (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 03/10/2020 08:00:12

On Saturday, thousands of people gathered in Trafalgar Square in what was billed as a “We Do Not Consent” protest.Just what exactly those attending did not consent to was not immediately c...

Saudi Arabia: G-20 gathering of world leaders to be virtual (source — www.independent.co.uk) 28/09/2020 09:27:36

Saudi Arabia, which is presiding over the Group of 20 countries this year, says the upcoming November gathering of world leaders will be held virtually amid the coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus live updates: France's second wave 'faster than we thought' says top doctor; Melbourne lifts curfew (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/09/2020 07:04:42

France records more than 14,000 new Covid cases; Colombia passes 800,000 infections; Saudi Arabia plans to resume tourist visas by early 2021. Follow latest updatesBoris Johnson faces revolt over forc...

Coronavirus live updates: global death toll nears 1m, Australian state of Victoria eases some restrictions (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/09/2020 06:04:28

France records more than 14,000 new Covid cases; Colombia passes 800,000 infections; Saudi Arabia plans to resume tourist visas by early 2021. Follow latest updatesBoris Johnson faces revolt over forc...

Coronavirus live updates: global death toll nears 1m, Australian state of Victoria set to ease restrictions (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/09/2020 02:18:54

France records more than 14,000 new Covid cases; Colombia passes 800,000 infections; Saudi Arabia plans to resume tourist visas by early 2021. Follow latest updatesBoris Johnson faces revolt over forc...

QAnon conspiracists to drugged-up juggalos: the YouTube hit delving into Weird America (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/09/2020 16:00:47

Andrew Callaghan’s series All Gas No Brakes offers a Gen Z spin on Louis Theroux, as he traverses the US to meet ‘vagrants and vagabonds’ – and to investigate some serious issuesIt is March 2020, and ...

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