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Japan's Abe says Olympics can not be held unless it contains a pandemic
2020-04-29
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that next year's Tokyo Olympics could not be held unless the coronavirus pandemic is contained, as the governor of the city asked for an extension of Japan's state of emergency.
Poland's PM urges the Senate to speed up work on election law
2020-04-29
Poland's prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, has called on parliament's upper house, the Senate, to speed up the work that would allow the May 10 presidential election to be held through a postal vote.
As COVID-19 epidemic subsides, China Parliament sets the key meeting for May
2020-04-29
China announced on Wednesday that its parliament will open a key annual meeting on 22 May, pointing out that Beijing sees the country returning to normal after the COVID-19 epidemic has been slowing down for months.
UK says that some children have died from COVID-19-linked syndrome
2020-04-28
Some kids in the UK with no underlying health conditions have died from a rare inflammatory syndrome that researchers believe is linked to COVID-19, health secretary Matt Hancock said on Tuesday.
Hi, social separation. Hello. Goodbye, handshakes
2020-04-28
It began as a symbol of peace centuries ago, a gesture to prove that you were not holding a weapon, and over time it became part of almost every social, religious, professional, business and sporting exchange..