Archiv: restrictions

13.08.2020 - 04:21 [ The Independent Ireland ]

UK’s first socially distanced concert took place last night

August 12 2020

Fender’s gigs on Tuesday and Thursday have sold out.

13.08.2020 - 04:10 [ The Hill ]

California megachurch draws thousands at in-person services defying state coronavirus orders

MacArthur called the restrictions on places of worship put in place to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus “not Constitutional” and “burdensome,” and argued they make “no sense in light of the actual numbers of death” members of his church are seeing.

25.07.2020 - 23:46 [ Middle East Eye ]

Jordan arrests leaders of teachers union in crackdown on dissent

The 100,000-strong union went on strike last year, shutting down schools across Jordan for a month in one of the longest and most disruptive public-sector strikes in the country’s history. In recent weeks, its leadership had accused the government of failing to honour a deal signed last October that had ended the strike.

22.07.2020 - 04:59 [ Hurriyet Daily News. ]

AKP, MHP submit bill to regulate social media platforms

Turkey’s government will restrict 90 percent of traffic to social network platforms that receive more than 1 million visits per day if the companies do not establish a legal presence in Turkey, according to a draft bill submitted to parliament by the Justice and Development Party (AKP) and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP).

11.07.2020 - 18:27 [ ORF ]

Ärger über Wahlverbot für Erkrankte in Spanien

Betroffen sind Medienberichten zufolge nicht nur Covid-Kranke, die unter Quarantäne stehen, sondern auch registrierte Infizierte ohne Symptome und sogar Menschen mit Symptomen, die sich einem PCR-Test unterzogen, das Ergebnis aber noch nicht erhalten haben.

10.07.2020 - 01:13 [ Keep Talking Greece ]

Police fires tear-gas at protesters against bill to curtail public gatherings rights

With 187 votes, Greek MPs put the nails on the coffin of Democracy in the country.

PS How many protesters were injured by police and suffered from tear-gas, we will probably never learn.

02.07.2020 - 23:06 [ Reuters ]

Thousands of Greeks protest against bill to regulate demonstrations

Thousands of Greek protesters rallied in central Athens on Thursday against government plans to regulate frequent street demonstrations which often cause disruption in the city.

24.06.2020 - 20:41 [ Adam Dick / ]

‚Bleib zu Hause, bleib sicher‘ … was sagt das?

So sehen wir, dass ein hoher Prozentsatz der durch das Coronavirus bedingten Todesfälle aufgrund behördlicher Anordnungen vermehrt auf Pflegeheime zurückzuführen ist, während Berufssportler, die mit dem Coronavirus infiziert sind, in der Regel nicht oder nur geringfügig erkranken.

10.06.2020 - 15:55 [ MDR ]

Gaststätten müssen Daten ihrer Gäste erfassen – Verband kritisiert Verordnung

Sie verlangt, dass alle Besucher mit Vor- und Zuname, Wohnanschrift und Telefonnummer, Datum und Dauer des Aufenthaltes erfasst werden. Die Daten müssen vier Wochen aufbewahrt werden.

10.06.2020 - 01:54 [ teleSUR ]

El Salvador: Congress Vetoes President Nayib Bukele’s Decree

El Salvador’s Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court Monday vetoed a presidential COVID-19 management decree on unconstitutionality grounds.

27.04.2020 - 04:32 [ Adam Dick / Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity ]

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman Wants Her City to Reopen Now

I think it’s all about being a civilized community, and you learn that when you’re going to sneeze or cough you cover your mouth, that you do your best to respect the rights of others, and if you’re sick you stay home, you don’t go to work, … and that you have the sense of why God gave us brains is to use our brains on what is respectful of others in a socialized, civilized community with laws and rules.

27.04.2020 - 04:25 [ ]

Die Bürgermeisterin von Las Vegas möchte ihre Stadt jetzt wieder aufmachen

Jeder hat die Wahl. Wenn Sie nicht nach Vegas kommen wollen, kommen Sie nicht. Wenn Sie Ihr Haus nicht verlassen wollen, verlassen Sie Ihr Haus nicht. Und wenn Sie für den Rest Ihres Lebens in Ihrem Haus bleiben wollen, dann ist das Ihre Wahl. Die Realität ist, dass so viele Menschen, so viele, viele da draußen sind und wieder arbeiten und ein Leben haben wollen, und wieder einkaufen und mit Freunden zusammen sein und sich berühren und umarmen wollen.

25.04.2020 - 03:04 [ Libertad Media ]

Corona kann keine Ausrede sein – Kundgebung für Solidarität mit allen Menschen

Am gestrigen Donnerstag demonstrierten etwa 50 Menschen, auf dem großräumig abgesperrten Eichplatz, in der Jenaer Innenstadt. Motto der Kundgebung war: „Corona kann keine Ausrede für Tatenlosigkeit sein – Grundrechte überall durchsetzen!“. Die Thüringer Landesregierung hatte erst am Vortag Versammlungen überhaupt wieder erlaubt. Die Demonstration war damit die erste legale Kundgebung seit Beginn der Coronakrise in Thüringen.

19.04.2020 - 17:36 [ ]

Peru announces face-to-face classes to be suspended

The closing of schools along with a national quarantine and curfew is part of the Peruvian government’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19.

19.04.2020 - 16:23 [ The Hill ]

Judge rules Kansas can’t limit religious gatherings

A federal judge has blocked an order by Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly (D) restricting in-person religious assemblies to no more than 10 people in an effort to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

18.04.2020 - 19:51 [ Keeptalkinggreece ]

„No visits to relatives & friends over Easter,“ warns Greece’s gov’t spokesman

The government spokesperson emphasized that police checks are being carried out along all national highways, both old and new, as well as on minor roads, at intercity bus and train stations, ports and airports.

18.04.2020 - 19:35 [ Greek Reporter ]

Priest and Parishioner Detained on Chios for Violating Coronavirus Restrictions

Father Christophoros, who had become famous in the past for the very joyful and somehow theatrical way he conducts the Holy Saturday morning liturgy, was detained by local police on Chios for conducting the liturgy with the gates of the church being open.

18.04.2020 - 05:22 [ Al Jazeera ]

Malawi high court blocks coronavirus lockdown

A Malawi high court has temporarily barred the government from implementing a 21-day lockdown to curb coronavirus following a petition by a human rights group.

08.04.2020 - 15:12 [ Wall Street Journal ]

CIOs Face Shortages of Tech Gear as Coronavirus Forces Shipment Delays

“About 80% to 90% of laptops are manufactured in China right now. But not all components are manufactured in China. For instance, some components are coming from Vietnam.”

Shipping components for laptop assembly from countries like Vietnam into China is a challenge, but getting laptops out of China to other countries like the U.S. is a bigger hurdle because of commercial flight restrictions, Ms. Kitagawa said.