Showing posts from April 11, 2020

In India, Coronavirus Fans Religious Hatred

By BY JEFFREY GETTLEMAN, KAI SCHULTZ AND SUHASINI RAJ World After the Indian government and top politicians blamed an Islamic group for spreading the virus, a spree of violence has erupted against Muslims. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Muslims and Islam, Quarantines, Discrimination, Hinduism April 12, 2020 at 06:09AM

What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Killing Eve’ and ‘Run’

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer return for the third season of “Killing Eve,” while a dark comedy comes to HBO. New York Times Television, Movies April 12, 2020 at 05:00AM

Corrections: April 12, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections appearing in print on Sunday, April 12, 2020. New York Times April 12, 2020 at 04:34AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Pope Francis Will Say Easter Mass by Live-Stream as Countries Weigh Lockdowns

By Unknown Author World A Times investigation examines President Trump’s delays in facing the crisis. Australians are eager to dress up and take out the trash. Christians across the United States prepared to celebrate Easter by gathering virtually on Sunday. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 12, 2020 at 04:00AM

Quotation of the Day: Bending Rules, Priests in Italy Aid the Sick at Their Own Peril

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, April 12, 2020. New York Times April 12, 2020 at 03:02AM

Joe Biden Wins Alaska Primary

By BY ASTEAD W. HERNDON U.S. Alaska, which switched to all-mail voting because of the coronavirus outbreak, was the first primary since Senator Bernie Sanders dropped out of the race. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses April 12, 2020 at 02:27AM

Man Charged in Scheme to Sell 125 Million Nonexistent Masks

By BY JOHNNY DIAZ AND AIMEE ORTIZ U.S. Christopher Parris tried to secure orders from the Department of Veterans Affairs for personal protective equipment that would have amounted to more than $750 million, the authorities said. New York Times Veterans, Masks, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Protective Clothing and Gear, Frauds and Swindling, Politics and Government April 12, 2020 at 01:38AM

Fight Over Texas Abortion Ban Reaches Supreme Court

By BY ADAM LIPTAK U.S. State officials say the pandemic requires restricting abortions, while clinics say the state is cynically using the crisis to achieve longstanding goals. New York Times Abortion, Birth Control and Family Planning, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 11, 2020 at 11:58PM

Congo Was Close to Defeating Ebola. Then One More Case Emerged.

By BY ABDI LATIF DAHIR World The fight to stop a deadly outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has lasted nearly two years. The lessons learned could now apply to combating the coronavirus. New York Times Ebola Virus, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Vaccination and Immunization, Humanitarian Aid, Politics and Government April 11, 2020 at 09:00AM

Help! The Coronavirus Struck and I Want a Refund

By BY SARAH FIRSHEIN Travel In this week’s column, Sarah Firshein investigates the ever-changing refund policies offered by travel companies. New York Times Travel Warnings, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Travel and Vacations, Epidemics, Airlines and Airplanes, Quarantines, Hotels and Travel Lodgings, Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates), Customer Relations, Cruises April 11, 2020 at 09:00AM

The Chain Letter Is Back, and Just as Annoying as Before

By BY ALYSON KRUEGER Style Poems, inspiring quotes, and memories of first cars and kisses are all making the rounds. New York Times Letters, E-Mail, Social Media, Quarantines April 11, 2020 at 09:00AM

Confessions of a Former Serial Dater

By BY BRIANNA HOLT Fashion She met interesting people and developed vetting skills, but found her dating life improved once she “started to involve fewer people.” New York Times April 11, 2020 at 09:00AM

Keep Workers On, or Lay Them Off? Small Businesses Face Hard Choices

By BY AMY HAIMERL Business The $349 billion Paycheck Protection Program is intended to help small employers weather the pandemic. But whether it does isn’t clear. New York Times Small Business, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Layoffs and Job Reductions, Wages and Salaries, Unemployment, Labor and Jobs, United States Economy, Banking and Financial Institutions April 11, 2020 at 07:00AM

How the Virus Crisis Could Help a Red-State Democrat Stay in Office

By BY TRIP GABRIEL U.S. In North Carolina, where the governor’s race is tight, and New Hampshire, where a Republican seeks re-election in a blue-trending state, incumbents could benefit from newfound star power. New York Times Elections, Governors, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2020, Governors (US) April 11, 2020 at 07:00AM