Stuck at home with school suspended, Nguyen Doi Chung Anh made the most of a lockdown in Vietnam by using art to demonstrate tragedy, resilience and chaos in the world's battle against the coronavirus.
Oil gained for a fifth day on Wednesday, climbing towards $75 a barrel to its highest since April 2019, supported by a recovery in demand from the pandemic and a drop in US crude inventories.
Pandemics have a history of disrupting and altering life in cities and communities. The main aims are to understand the impact of the pandemic on cities and to highlight major lessons that can be learned for post-coronavirus urban planning and design
Last spring, the COVID-19 pandemic caused perhaps the worst job losses since the Great Depression. The decrease in the labour force participation rate — from 63.3% to 61.3% — has been steeper than that seen in the Great Recession and is
“They were just so determined to make this happen, no matter what,” explained a staffer as I bowled past security, catching sight of the first festival stages I’ve seen in nearly two years. Near the main stage was a pretty lake and on some hay bales, cocktail makers
As we are finally starting to see a glimpse of light at the end of this pandemic tunnel and lockdown restrictions in many countries are easing, you would think that we would all be in a state of mass euphoria. After all, we have waited for this moment ever since
A corollary to the scientific truism that “nature abhors a vacuum” is that nature tends to fill the void with any garbage near at hand. For example, consider the surge of interest in the claim that the coronavirus reached the outside world through a release
To hear some people tell it, vaccine passports are just another effort by Democrats, progressives and Satan to take away your freedom, just like when they told you to wear a mask and made you shut down your business. In a hyperventilating Wall Street
The global pandemic has changed every aspect of our lives — how we work, how we socialise, how we dress. And without us even noticing, it also has changed how we talk.