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How Pandemics End – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

How Pandemics End – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

An infectious outbreak can conclude in more ways than one, historians say. But for whom does it end, and who gets to decide?A Sicilian fresco from 1445. In the previous century, the Black Death killed at least a third of Europe’s population.Credit...Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty ImagesMay 10, 2020Updated 9:43 a.m. ETWhen will the Covid-19 pandemic…

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Coronavirus: work times could be staggered to help end lockdown, says Shapps – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

Coronavirus: work times could be staggered to help end lockdown, says Shapps – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

Shapps also suggested the government was considering measures to encourage workers to take ‘active transport’. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images Work start times for the public could be staggered and one-way systems for commuters put in place to avoid overwhelming the transport system when lockdown restrictions are eventually eased, the transport secretary has…

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NY Times' Michelle Goldberg seems to backtrack on Biden accuser Tara Reade after previously knocking claims – Fox News, Fox News

NY Times' Michelle Goldberg seems to backtrack on Biden accuser Tara Reade after previously knocking claims – Fox News, Fox News

New York Times columnist Michelle Goldberg appears to be taking the sexual-misconduct allegations made against former Vice President Joe Biden more seriously after writing a piece that seemed to throw heavy skepticism against the former Senate staffer who came forward.On Monday, two more people who knew Tara Reade in the 1990s reportedly came forward to back her claims of sexual…

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COVID-19 Is 10 Times Deadlier Than Swine Flu: WHO – NDTV News, Ndtv.com

COVID-19 Is 10 Times Deadlier Than Swine Flu: WHO – NDTV News, Ndtv.com

WHO said that the control measures should be lifted "slowly" (File)Geneva: The novel coronavirus is 10 times more deadly than swine flu, also called H1N1, which caused a global pandemic in 2009, the World Health Organization said on Monday, calling for control measures to be lifted "slowly"."We know that COVID-19 spreads fast, and we know…

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The end of the handshake! – Times of India, The Times of India

The end of the handshake! – Times of India, The Times of India

To handshake or not? The world is witnessing the rise of 'social distancing' and 'virtual intimacy' in greetings. The bug scare -- is changing the way we greet. White House advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci says handshaking needs to stop even when pandemic ends. The new normal will be the end of handshake greeting. Physical greetings…

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