South America is a new COVID 'epicentre', African deaths still low: WHO

GENEVA (Reuters) – South America has become a new epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic with Brazil hardest-hit, while cases are rising in some African countries that so far have a relatively low death toll, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday. “In a sense South America has become a new epicentre for the disease,” Dr. Mike Ryan, WHO’s top

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WHO chief to review its pandemic handling, vows transparency

GENEVA (Reuters) – The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday that he would initiate an independent evaluation of its handling of the coronavirus pandemic at the “earliest appropriate moment” and vowed transparency and accountability. “We all have lessons to learn from the pandemic. Every country and every organisation must examine its response and learn from its

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Who has won Eurovision? All the past winners from Abba to Conchita Wurst – The Sun

THE Eurovision Song Contest was set to take place in the Netherlands after they won the competition last year. However, due to the coronavirus outbreak, this has been cancelled. Despite fans of the contest being disappointed, all hope is not lost- the Eurovision Song Contest has organised a Song Celebration instead, which you will be able to watch from home.

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Couple who knocked girl, 6, off her bike when they refused to move WON’T face police probe over ‘misunderstanding’ – The Sun

A COUPLE who knocked a six-year-old girl off her bike when they refused to move won't face a police probe over the "misunderstanding". Footage showed the youngster riding on the Blackwell Trail in Derbyshire when she rang her bell in an attempt to pass the man and woman. But footage shows her wobbling as they refuse to part – causing

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Singer who performed doorstep concert stops after neighbour complaints

Pub singer who performed lockdown concerts to cheer people up reveals her ‘heartbreak’ after neighbours say she’s causing ‘noise pollution’ Singer Kelly Browse had been performing fortnightly concerts during lockdown Sheffield pub worker, 33, said she’d hoped to cheer up residents living nearby However, three concerts in four weeks led to complaints of ‘noise pollution’  ‘Heartbroken’ Browse said she’s decided

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