• Apple Music still trails Spotify as growth continued for music streaming in 2019 06 Apr 2020 01:50 Apple Music may have made great strides in 2019, but Spotify remains on top of the music streaming industry that saw a significant boost in subscriptions last year. Online music streaming subscriptions across the world increased by 32% in 2019, for a total …
  • Coronavirus: 'Virtual check-in' trialled at two Auckland supermarkets to help ease queues 06 Apr 2020 01:42 A "virtual check-in" system is being trialled at two Auckland supermarkets in a bid to help keep customers safe during the level four lockdown. Foodstuffs has introduced the technology – which allows customers to wait in their cars until it's …
  • FG reacts to reports that 5G network causes coronavirus 06 Apr 2020 01:40 Home | News | General | FG reacts to reports that 5G network causes coronavirus - The federal government of Nigeria says it has yet to find a link between coronavirus outbreak in the globe and the use of 5G network - The country's orientation agency …
  • Gram crop face serious threat 06 Apr 2020 01:37 Gram crop face serious threat Islamabad : While the farmers all over the country are grappling with the situation arising out of spread of ‘coronavirus’, leading to lack or non-availability of men and machinery required for harvesting the most important …
  • STUCK CAMPING 06 Apr 2020 01:31 COMMUNITY concerns that campers at Edi Cutting and Pioneer Bridge Rest Area near Everton are breaking new laws under the COVID-19 bans have been eased with police confirming they have legitimate reasons to be there. Police from Wangaratta, Whitfield and …
  • Childcare saviour 06 Apr 2020 01:31 FAMILIES will get free childcare from today under a new $1.6 billion plan to help people stay at work during the coronavirus pandemic. Helen Haines (MHR Indi) said many childcare centres have been struggling because they’ve taken them out because they’re …
  • Families hit by funeral limitations 06 Apr 2020 01:31 RESTRICTIONS which have been put in place to stop the spread of COVID-19 are making life difficult for those mourning the loss of their loved ones. Limits on public gatherings also apply to funerals, which are currently restricted to no more than 10 people …
  • Ashlor builds 06 Apr 2020 01:31 WANGARATTA trainer Dan McCarthy believes stable star Ashlor is almost back to top form after the gelding finished a close second in Saturday’s $125,000 Lamaro’s Hotal Handicap over 1000m at Caulfield. After a break of four weeks following his third place …
  • BGP routing error by Russian carrier hits major players 06 Apr 2020 01:25 Either by accident or design, beginning from 8.30am AEDT on 2 April, the biggest Russian Internet service provider Rostelecom advertised routes through the border gateway protocol which belong to big Internet players like Google, Facebook, Akamai, …
  • How banks prepared call center reps to handle surge in volume — from home 06 Apr 2020 01:16 Discover was in the middle of transitioning its 8,000 contact center agents to working at home when a magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck March 18 outside Salt Lake City, the home of its largest contact center and its statement-processing center. “That was a …
  • Ruling party, govt. push for abolishing statute of limitations for child sex crime 06 Apr 2020 01:12 The ruling Democratic Party (DP) and the government have agreed to push for abolishing the statute of limitations for sex crime involving children and minors. DP and government officials held a consultative meeting Sunday to discuss ways to strengthen the …
  • Online sales keeping some small businesses afloat 06 Apr 2020 01:08 DECATUR, Ala. — Melinda Jones turned to the internet as a way to keep her small downtown Decatur business afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, and so far she has found success. Jones, the owner of Second Read Books in downtown Decatur, said she …
  • Positive cases of coronavirus in Scotland increases by 361 as death toll reaches 220 06 Apr 2020 01:08 The number of confirmed deaths due to Coronavirus in Scotland has risen to 220. The Scottish Government has revealed a further two people had passed away after a battle with the Covid-19 strain of the disease, however Nicola Sturgeon said this is not truly …
  • An Post to begin free coronavirus ‘check-in’ on vulnerable persons 06 Apr 2020 01:07 Family members can seek for a local postman or postwoman to check in on an older or vulnerable person during the coronavirus crisis under a new service to be introduced by An Post. The postal service is also to put in a place a new newspaper delivery run. …
  • Coronavirus | Shower of flowers for worker in Odisha’s Berhampur 06 Apr 2020 01:01 A female sanitary worker of the local municipal corporation received a a joyous surprise when she reached Bachuari Street in Odisha’s Berhampur on Sunday for her regular visit even during the COVID-19 threat. In the morning, inhabitants of the area, mostly …
  • Coronavirus | ‘Wheat harvest season poses a serious challenge in Punjab’ 06 Apr 2020 01:01   As Punjab continues its fight to curb the coronavirus pandemic, Suresh Kumar, Chief Principal Secretary to the Punjab Chief Minister, in an exclusive interview to The Hindu’s Vikas Vasudeva, said his biggest concern was apprehended community spread …
  • Cabinet Secretary briefed on steps taken to combat COVID-19 06 Apr 2020 01:01 Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar has said that the government had set up a high-level committee to monitor the situation during the lockdown imposed across the State from March 22 to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As part of the …
  • Coronavirus | Kerala nurse raring to return after recovery 06 Apr 2020 01:01 “I will leave this room within a week after defeating you,” the nurse had vowed after contracting the coronavirus while attending to India’s oldest COVID-19 survivor, expressing unflinching faith in Kerala’s health care system. Last Friday, Reshma Mohandas …
  • For want of buyers, sections of farmers dump produce 06 Apr 2020 01:01 Raju, a farmer from Belagonadapalli near Hosur, recently dumped three tonnes of capsicum that he had harvested from his field. Since the lockdown came into force, he has been unable to sell the produce. The vegetable, which has a significant market in …
  • Coronavirus | Many women from Tamil Nadu attended Tablighi meet 06 Apr 2020 01:01 Intelligence agencies have issued an alert about a group of women Islamic preachers, including many from Tamil Nadu, belonging to the women’s wing of the Tablighi Jamaat — the Mastooraat Jamaat — who had attended last month’s congregation in Delhi. The …
  • The Coronavirus Crisis: Lessons From Past Mobilizations Should Guide Us In The Future 06 Apr 2020 00:45 No doubt, when this coronavirus crisis is over, a national commission of inquiry will be created. That’s what happened in the wake of previous debacles and tragedies, such as Pearl Harbor, the Kennedy assassination and 9/11. We can expect — and should …
  • EXCLUSIVE: AGs Give Conflicting Views On Future Of Antitrust Probe Targeting Google As States Respond To Virus Spread 06 Apr 2020 00:44 The attorneys general involved in an all-encompassing antitrust investigation targeting Google are weighing whether to move ahead with the probe amid a coronavirus pandemic. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry told the Daily Caller News Foundation that …
  • Hundreds Of Disadvantaged Students Gain Access To Online Learning 06 Apr 2020 00:42 Taitokerau Education Trust welcomes Northpower Fibre’s announcement on Friday [April 3] that it will waive its monthly wholesale connection charges for 842 student households in Northland. The waiver means online education is more accessible for students …
  • ARN, Southern Cross latest media companies to slash salaries 06 Apr 2020 00:41 Radio network operators, Southern Cross Austereo and Australia Radio Network, have become the latest media operators to confirm staff pay cuts and reduction of hours across teams as they battle again declining advertising spend in the COVID-19 crisis. In a …
  • Get Spirited Away With a Four-Part Hayao Miyazaki Documentary, Now Streaming Free Online 06 Apr 2020 00:30 If you’re seeking a flight from reality in these challenging times, Studio Ghibli is here to help. Courtesy of Japanese broadcaster NHK, a new, four-part documentary on the career of animation master and Ghibli co-founder Hayao Miyazaki is now available to …
  • Dewa commissions 8 new substations worth $231m 06 Apr 2020 00:29 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) is continuing with its development projects, having commissioned eight new 132/11 kilovolt (kV) substations with a total cost of Dh850 million ($231 million) since the start of the year. These have a …
  • Joe Biden and Anthony Fauci say they wear masks in public and insist Donald Trump follow suit 06 Apr 2020 00:24 Joe Biden and Anthony Fauci both said Sunday that they wear masks if they go out in public in accordance with new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. 'I would and do,' Fauci, 79, told CBS's Face the Nation Sunday morning when …
  • Speaking with Holocaust survivors who've died 06 Apr 2020 00:22 Tonight, as the world struggles to contain and recover from the novel coronavirus, we offer a story we completed just before life changed so dramatically. It is a story of history, hope, survival and resilience, which has its roots in another time when the …
  • Free e-books easy to access at Shelter Island Public Library 06 Apr 2020 00:21 The Shelter Island Library is keeping readers posted on many possible ways to get reading material. The Libby e-book and audiobook app is free and available by using your library card. Go to overdrive.com/apps/libby to get started. You can stream …
  • Win a copy of The Windsors Series Three on... 06 Apr 2020 00:20 6 April 2020 Prize Provider: Aim Publicity The Windsors Series Three Returning to Channel 4 for a third series, the satirical sitcom takes us beyond the palace gates for a hilarious inside peek at the riotous royals to see what really goes on. The Windsors …
  • Video games firms tapped to feature in-game coronavirus health messages 06 Apr 2020 00:18 The government has teamed up with the British video games industry to insert public health information about coronavirus into some of their most popular hits. Candy Crush Saga, Sniper Elite 4 and Dirt Rally 2.0 are among the games that will feature the ‘ …
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  • Timeline: Johnson’s activities before his hospitalisation with coronavirus 06 Apr 2020 00:18 LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a “precautionary step” because he was showing persistent symptoms of the coronavirus 10 days after testing positive for it. …
  • Legacy systems crumble under high demand 06 Apr 2020 00:18 Legacy IT Legacy systems crumble under high demand By Adam Mazmanian Apr 05, 2020 Unemployment insurance and other social safety net IT systems around the county are crumbling under the stress of millions of users seeking to apply for benefits in the wake …
  • MAVERICK LIFE OP-ED: Shakespeare’s hustle 06 Apr 2020 00:17 LONDON - JULY 07: A Sotheby's employee handles a copy of William Shakespeare, The First Folio 1623 on July 7, 2006 in London, England. The most important book in English Literature, the First Folio edition of Shakespeare?s plays (1623), will be offered …
  • Outreachy gets US$50,000 IBM Open Source Community Grant 06 Apr 2020 00:15 IBM's second quarterly grant to help non-profits that promote education, inclusiveness, and skill-building for women, underrepresented minorities, and underserved communities in the open source world has gone to Outreachy. In a statement, IBM said the …
  • Shops to face closure for not enforcing physical distancing 06 Apr 2020 00:15 Struggling to enforce physical distancing in markets and shops in the city, the Greater Chennai Corporation has decided to shut for three months shops that violate the rule. Hundreds of people thronged the George Town area on Sunday. At the temporary …
  • Health Minister’s praise for ‘dramatic case reduction’ 06 Apr 2020 00:08 Queensland appears to be achieving a “dramatic reduction” in new coronavirus cases but the crisis is far from over, the health minister says. Steven Miles has heaped praise on responsible Queenslanders who’ve been following orders to stay at home to …
  • Coronavirus in Florida updates: Statewide confirmed cases pass 12,000 mark; 25 new deaths reported 06 Apr 2020 00:07 We'll update this story throughout the day with the latest news about coronavirus and its effects in Florida. The Florida Department of Health reported 25 new coronavirus-related deaths in the state Sunday, bringing the total to 221, as the number of …
  • Record wins 11 CNPA Journalism Awards 06 Apr 2020 00:01 The Stockton Record Sunday Apr 5, 2020 at 4:02 PM The Stockton Record has won 11 awards, including two first-place honors for photography in its division in the 2019 California Journalism Awards sponsored by the California News Publishers Association. …
  • Two Milton inmates test positive for COVID-19 05 Apr 2020 23:56 TALLAHASSEE --- Two inmates at a Northwest Florida prison have tested positive for COVID-19, the Florida Department of Corrections said Sunday. The inmates are housed at Blackwater River Correctional Facility, a prison operated by The Geo Group Inc., a …
  • Living Lab: UK smart home energy test centre takes step forward 05 Apr 2020 23:55 SysMech's digital cloud system to support Living Lab 2.0 test centre for low carbon heating, EVs and smart home energy innovations Plans for a major UK research and development project led by the Energy Systems Catapult to develop innovative smart home …
  • Digital talent show showcases Jackson High students 05 Apr 2020 23:53 Jackson Schools For the Arts is hosting a digital talent show to showcase students during school shutdown. JACKSON TWP. “Take a moment remind yourself to take a moment and find yourself. Take a moment to ask yourself if this is how we fall apart? But it…
  • Analysis: How might we build a better post-coronavirus media world? 05 Apr 2020 23:52 Photo by geralt via Pixabay As half the planet reels from some form of quarantine or lockdown, the media industry is reeling. Again. It was arguably the first major sector ravaged by the internet, where the chickens for an entire industry came roosting …
  • Why eSports is not immune from the effects of coronavirus 05 Apr 2020 23:52 From the outside looking in, the eSports industry looks in a prime position to grow during the coronavirus pandemic - but looks can be deceiving, according to industry leaders. The popularity of professional gaming has grown rapidly in recent years, …
  • MP in spat with senior police officer 05 Apr 2020 23:42 National Assembly Health Committee Vice Chairman Swarup Mishra addressing the media. [Boniface Okendo/Standard] Kesses MP Swarup Mishra was yesterday forced to publicly apologise after a video showing him bullying and hurling expletives at a senior …
  • 2nd prison guard in maximum security unit tests positive for COVID-19 05 Apr 2020 23:39 The Delaware Department of Correction announced that a second correctional officer at the  James T. Vaughn Correctional Center near Smyrna has tested positive for COVID-19.   The Correctional Officer last worked at  Vaughn on Tuesday, March 31, where he …
  • Algerian petroleum JV hit by Maze ransomware, data posted online 05 Apr 2020 23:37 Pixabay The Maze ransomware group has posted data from Berkine, a joint venture between Sonatrach, the state-owned oil company of Algeria, and the US firm formerly known as Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, through its subsidiary Anadarko Algeria Company. …
  • Queue in your car: Pak'nSave trials text entry system 05 Apr 2020 23:37 Standing for ages in a queue to get into a supermarket could be a thing of the past if a Foodstuffs trial goes to plan. The company, which owns New World, Pak'n Save, Four Square and Raeward Fresh supermarkets, is trialling a virtual check-in for …
  • Coronavirus: Ebonyi fumigates markets, public facilities 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Edward Nnachi, Abakaliki The Ebonyi State Government, on Sunday, began fumigation of markets and other public facilities across the state as part of measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus epidemic in the state. Governor David Umahi, who commenced …
  • A’Ibom CP orders cop’s demotion for assaulting doctor 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Patrick Odey Uyo The Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom State, Imohimi Edgal, has ordered the demotion of Sergeant Edidiong Alexander to the rank of a corporal for allegedly assaulting one Dr Daniel Edet. Edet, a medical doctor with the University of Uyo …
  • Schools demand certainty over VCE plans 05 Apr 2020 23:33 This coronavirus article is unlocked and free to read in the interest of community health and safety. For full access to trusted news from the Herald Sun and Leader, get a free four-week digital subscription here. Victorian students could be forced to …
  • Commentary: Pakistan has a bold, work-in-progress emergency cash transfer plan for the unbanked 05 Apr 2020 23:33 LONDON: Cases of COVID-19, the disease associated with the new coronavirus are spreading quickly in Pakistan. But considering that the nation shares borders with two global epicentres of the pandemic – Iran and China – the situation could have been worse. …
  • Coronavirus: Families in lockdown feel the strain 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Families are having to adjust to spending much more time together We may never forget the coronavirus lockdown. But are we still going to be talking to each other at the end of it? Because apart from worries about …
  • Nigerian churches never faced such heat as coronavirus –CAN 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Olaleye Aluko, Wale Oyewale and Tony Okafor The Christian Association of Nigeria has asked Nigerians to continue to observe the social distancing regulation and avoid large gatherings, saying the church has never faced such heat as the coronavirus pandemic …
  • Zamfara task force chairman laments misuse of medical equipment 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Maiharaji Altine, Gusau The Chairman, Zamfara State Task Force Committee for the Prevention and Control of COVID-19,  Nasiru  Magarya, has expressed displeasure with the misuse of medical equipment supplied to the Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau, …
  • Plateau PDP, APC disagree over COVID-19, killings 05 Apr 2020 23:33 James Abraham, Jos The Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress in Plateau State have disagreed over the coronavirus pandemic and killings in the state. No fewer than 10 persons were confirmed killed by gunmen in the Bassa Local …
  • COVID-19: DELSUTH doctors lament shortage of face masks, PPEs 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Matthew Ochei, Asaba The Association of Resident Doctors in Delta State University Teaching Hospital, Oghara, has raised the alarm over inadequate face masks, PPEs and lack of life insurance or compensatory measures for staff for the management of dreaded …
  • Wamakko donates foodstuffs to Sokoto residents 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto Senator Aliyu Wamakko has commenced the distribution of hand sanitisers, face masks, hand gloves and bucket water dispensers across the 23 local governments of Sokoto State, to stem the spread of the dreaded Covid-19. Wamakko’s …
  • Gunmen kidnap Imo businessman 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri There was panic in Anara in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State as gunmen on Saturday kidnapped a businessman simply identified as Akunaebuaju. An indigene of the community, who spoke to our correspondent on Sunday …
  • 2011 poll: Jonathan knocks ex-US envoy’s rigging claim 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Success Nwogu, Abuja Former President  Goodluck Jonathan has lampooned a former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell, over his reported claim that the 2011 presidential election he won was rigged. Jonathan’s media spokesman, Ikechukwu Eze, in …
  • Hoodlums invade Bayelsa warehouse, cart away bags of garri 05 Apr 2020 23:33 Daniels Igoni, Yenagoa Some suspected hoodlums have carted away bags of garri from the Bayelsa State Emergency Management Agency’s warehouse at Igbogene, Yenagoa, that are being distributed as relief materials to cushion the effects of the coronavirus …
  • Poly lecturers suspend planned strike over coronavirus 05 Apr 2020 23:32 Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has said it is suspending its planned nationwide strike because of the coronavirus pandemic in the country. The ASUP President, Mr Anderson Ezeibe, in a statement in Abuja on Sunday, recalled …
  • Covid 19 coronavirus: Several banks open branches during lockdown 05 Apr 2020 23:31 Banks are encouraging their customers to bank from home if possible as some of their branches begin to reopen on restricted hours during the Covid-19 lockdown. In Whanganui, BNZ, Kiwibank, ASB and ANZ branches will all be open once a week for up to four …
  • Roads in and Around Denver Parks Closed to Cars, Opened to Recreation 05 Apr 2020 23:31 Even amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, being outside is the Colorado way. That's why Denver's Department of Transportation and Infrastructure is taking steps to accommodate residents' desires for recreation as well as the need for social …
  • COVID-19: Youths Digest organizes digital training for Campus Journalists 05 Apr 2020 23:29 The Youths Digest, in collaboration with the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) plans a training programme for young journalists on digital security on Twitter. This is coming as Nigeria and other countries of the world continue to battle Coronavirus. …
  • VIDEOS. 5 videojuegos para ponerte en forma en la cuarentena 05 Apr 2020 23:27 Si extrañas aquellos días de gimnasio, cuando la vida fitness era lo tuyo, checa estos juegos que retarán a tu cuerpo con ritmo, rutinas y varios ejercicios que además de reactivar tu actividad física, te harán pasar un buen rato desde la seguridad de tu …
  • Can a couch potato really learn to boss it like Anna? 05 Apr 2020 23:25 Feisty, formidable, a teeny bit scary and with the best blow-dry in the business, if you’re looking for an example of a woman who’s made her mark on a competitive industry, you’ll be hard-pushed to find a more impressive example than Dame Anna Wintour. The …
  • CORONAVIRUS OP-ED: Everything has changed: The world and South Africa’s economy after Covid-19 05 Apr 2020 23:25 With the UN calling Covid-19 the worst crisis humanity has faced since World War II, it is trite to say that the pandemic has changed the world as we know it. However, South Africa finds itself in a particularly difficult position as a result of two …
  • Coronavirus: Video games add ‘stay at home’ Covid-19 adverts 05 Apr 2020 23:25 Image copyright Codemasters Three of the UK's leading video games developers are to display coronavirus safety advice within their titles. Candy Crush Saga, Dirt Rally 2.0 and Sniper Elite 4 are among the games that will feature the messaging. The …
  • An Post launches check-in facility for vulnerable people and newspaper delivery service 05 Apr 2020 23:23 An Post has announced the launch of two new services to support communities during the coronavirus crisis. The postal service has launched ‘Request a Check-In’ and a newspaper delivery service. An Post said the ‘Request a Check-In’ service is “a facility …
  • BTS Ties 2NE1 For The Fifth-Longest-Charting Single On The World Songs Ranking 05 Apr 2020 23:22 LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 31: BTS performs onstage during Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with ... [+] Ryan Seacrest 2018 on December 31, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for dcp) Getty Images …
  • Gardening with Dave Allan: Tasty veg has a long and storied history 05 Apr 2020 23:22 Veg growers should always find space for celery and its close relative, celeriac. It really isn’t as hard to grow as some gardening writers suggest. With self isolation, we’ve time to give the plants a bit more attention. I guarantee you’ll be well …
  • Gardening: 10 gardening jobs to get done in your lunch hour 05 Apr 2020 23:21 Whether you're self-isolating or working from home, here are 10 gardening jobs to focus on during lunch. If you're working from home or self-isolating and want to get into your garden, your lunch hour should provide ample time to make a start on …
  • The walk: Above lovely Carradale 05 Apr 2020 23:21 Distance: 3.5 miles/6km Time: 1.5-2 hours I have many fond memories of the Argyll village of Carradale. That was the base of our Sea Scout summer camps, away back in the 1960s when we’d sail down the Firth of Clyde to Campbeltown. As Sea Scouts our …
  • Gardening: How to grow flowers that are ideal for cutting 05 Apr 2020 23:21 These are the best blooms for cutting so you can enjoy them outdoors and in, as florist Arthur Parkinson tells Hannah Stephenson. If you love flowers both outside and in, now is a perfect time to start growing blooms in your garden that you can cut for DIY …
  • Local musicians turn to live stream for their fans 05 Apr 2020 23:20 Musicians at around the works are turning to live streaming to engage fans at home. Locally, artist are hopping on the bandwagon. "It's definitely important to us and all the people stuck at home who maybe don't have anything else to do, and I …
  • Coronavirus: CMO Catherine Calderwood removed from public-facing role 05 Apr 2020 23:14 SCOTLAND'S Chief Medical Officer has been axed from her public-facing role in the coronavirus crisis after admitting breaching lockdown rules by travelling to her second home in Fife on two consecutive weekends. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said Dr …
  • Coronavirus: CMO Dr Catherine Calderwood resigns 05 Apr 2020 23:14 Dr Catherine Calderwood, the chief medical officer has resigned from the Scottish Government.  The move has come within hours of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon saying she would still be providing the Scottish Government with medical advice on coronavirus. …
  • Coronavirus in Scotland: ‘Blood boiling’ over limits on Covid-19 grant support 05 Apr 2020 23:11 Business owners and trade body leaders have been left dismayed after the Scottish Government said it has no plans to reverse its stance on the allocation of coronavirus support grants to firms with multiple properties. The divergence in Scottish policy …
  • Coronavirus: Tesco set for £1.85bn annual profit, record March | Barclays' future in Glasgow | Jeremy Peat: Bleakness prevails 05 Apr 2020 23:11 Coronavirus has all but halted the wheels of the Scottish, UK and global economies, with businesses large and small having shut up shop still uncertain of their future despite the welcome government programmes from Holyrood and Westminster. There are still …
  • Quarantine concerts: Local musicians turn to social media in wake of coronavirus shutdown 05 Apr 2020 23:08 Most musicians thrive on the experience of performing before a live audience. On a good night, the energy streaks like shooting stars from the players to the listeners. And on a great night, the sparks are multiplied and turned back toward the music makers …
  • The need for online privacy is finally resonating with video chat 05 Apr 2020 23:05 The public's generally blasé attitude towards online privacy finally seems to have met its match — in video chatting.  On Friday, New York City banned its schools from using Zoom after determining the platform wasn't private and secure enough. Like …
  • NCC clears doubts over 5G, COVID-19 and Security 05 Apr 2020 23:00 THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has provided more clarifications on 5G technology in the country. This followed what it termed recent development in which misleading materials with no proven evidence are being circulated to link coronavirus or …
  • Locals now want bird sanctuary recognised 05 Apr 2020 22:53 Some of the birds within Kapsoi Birdwatching cliff near Lake Baringo. [Kipsang Joseph/Standard] A towering cliff near Lake Baringo is currently under consideration to be made a recognised bird sanctuary. Famous for the iconic African Black eagle, also …
  • Maine churches, synagogues make changes for Holy Week, Passover due to coronavirus 05 Apr 2020 22:52 SHOWS US HOW HOUSES OF WORSHIP ARE EMBRACING A DIGITAL WORLD. NORMALLY YOU'D HAVE A HARD TIME FINDING PARKING ON PALM SUNDAY AT THE CATHEDRAL OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION...BUT BECAUSE OF COVID 19 (NATS CATHOLIC MASS) BISHOP DEELEY OF THE ROMAN …
  • Man's body found in Seabrook 05 Apr 2020 22:45 A man's body was found Sunday in Seabrook, police said. A man's body was found Sunday in Seabrook, police said. Photo: Google Maps A man's body was found Sunday in Seabrook, police said. A man's body was found Sunday in Seabrook, police …
  • Bitcoin Halving 2020- Miners in China Brace For Impact 05 Apr 2020 22:45 Hosted by CoinDesk Research Analyst Christine Kim, the first episode of the Bitcoin Halving 2020 podcast series is about the impact of bitcoin’s third halving on the concentration of miners in China. For daily insights and unique perspectives listen or …
  • Resilient Sterling bank posts modest returns 05 Apr 2020 22:32 By Okey Onyenweaku At a time when the world and national economies are almost on their knees, and with businesses closing down, Sterling Bank is giving its shareholders a reason to be hopeful. Its 2019 full-year result shows that the bank has done a decent …
  • Key job skills that work in any role 05 Apr 2020 22:27 Q. What roles are there for people with tourism and hospitality experience and skills? A. Customer service skills, working as a team, being able to work non-standard work patterns and reliably start early or late shifts makes tourism and hospitality …
  • Experts share what they think the world will look like once lockdown is over 05 Apr 2020 22:25 The current lockdown looks set to continue for weeks if not months. But already people are beginning to think about what the world might look like once the crisis has passed. The Mirror spoke with experts on what they think the future will look look like …
  • Two veteran CEOs are taking a $3b gamble on a streaming app during a pandemic 05 Apr 2020 22:24 Before the spread of the coronavirus, whenever Katzenberg and Whitman made their Quibi pitch, they described it as an on-the-go diversion for anyone standing in line at Starbucks or riding the subway. The pandemic changed the context. With potential …
  • Family visits 98-year-old war hero through window of his care home amid lockdown 05 Apr 2020 22:24 The family of a 98-year-old war hero have opened up about their 'through the window' visits with him at his care home during lockdown. Lindsey McCaig and her two brothers are in the same distressing position many other families are in, as …
  • Home Depot Is A Covidiscount Stock 05 Apr 2020 22:22 Bearishness towards the stock market is understandable in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak. However, this creates a magnificent opportunity to "be greedy when others are fearful." Home Depot (HD) is one stock that such opportunistic …
  • Everton's Best Ever Transfers : Former Record Signing Amokachi Makes Cut 05 Apr 2020 22:18 Daniel Amokachi has been included in the list of Everton's best ever signings, according to a publication by Liverpool Echo's correspondents. The Super Eagles legend once held the record of being the most expensive player signed by the Toffees when …
  • Liverpool Advised To Keep Tabs On Tottenham Hotspur-Linked Midfielder Eze 05 Apr 2020 22:18 European champions Liverpool have been advised to pay close attention to Queens Park Rangers attacking midfielder Eberechi Eze ahead of the opening of the transfer window.  Liverpool Echo's Alex Dicken has identified seven talented youngsters catching …
  • Chelsea Midfielder Uwakwe Reveals How He's Maintaining His Fitness During Isolation 05 Apr 2020 22:18 Chelsea Midfielder Uwakwe Reveals How He's Maintaining His Fitness During Isolation Chelsea midfielder Tariq Uwakwe has revealed that he is maintaining his fitness during isolation with a view to the resumption of sporting activities in England. The …
  • Arsenal Winger Saka's Market Value Has Increased Threefold Since September 2019 05 Apr 2020 22:18 Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka's market value has increased threefold since September 2019, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. According to the latest valuation by Transfermarkt, the Hale End Academy product is now valued at 22 million euros, which is …
  • Omeruo Hints Of Preference To Void La Liga As Leganes Struggle To Beat Relegation 05 Apr 2020 22:18 Omeruo Hints Of Preference To Void La Liga As Leganes Struggle To Beat Relegation Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo has hinted that he would prefer the current 2019/2020 season be voided due to the precarious position that his Spanish La Liga side …
  • Top Five Youngest Nigerian-Born Players To Debut In The English Premier League 05 Apr 2020 22:18 Allnigeriasoccer.com takes a look at the top five youngest Nigerian-born players to debut in the English Premier League. 5) Victor Moses (Chelsea) :  The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations winner replaced Hugo Rodallega in the 83rd minute as Wigan Athletic and …