Sport Guyana reconfining this Friday
Rain bomb to smash east coast for seven days - with NSW to be freezing
Some parts of Australia's east coast are set to be smashed by rain for the next seven days, with residents in NSW to also endure freezing cold temperatures.The predicted 'rain bomb' is tipped to wash away the recent smoke haze which has lingered in some parts of the state, before being replaced by a cold front.
Guyana placed in reconfinement. As of this Friday,is reconfined for seventeen days due to the "degradation" of the sanitary situation, the Guyana Prefecture announced Thursday. The measure will extend from Friday, May 14 to Sunday, May 30 inclusive. In this ultramarin territory of nearly 300 000 inhabitants, the incidence is "346 cases per 100,000 inhabitants" on seven slippery days, according to the latest data from the Regional Health Agency (ARS). It will be for the Guianais of a semi-confinement: schools and crèches will remain open. The trips will be submitted to attest. With regard to outdoor walks, the 10 km rule, and no more than an hour, also applies, have announced the authorities.
Survocated dwellings abound in Ile-de-France
© AFP / Archives - Philippe Huguen HLM France Fractature (3/5) - Standard of living, employment, housing ... The situation of the French differs greatly from a territory to the other. Challenges draws a five cards from the hexagon from INSEE numbers. Third overview: housing. on average, 9.9% of the dwellings that are overoperated in France, that is, more than 5 million people "live two or more in a home where the number of parts is insufficient the size of their household ", point INSEE in its
Greece reopens to tourists. Greece launches its tourist season this Friday with the return of freedom of circulation. Farewell the ban on leaving his department or to go on an island without being resident, the exit authorizations by SMS, the police checks and the fines ... everywhere in Greece, confined since November 7, the museums also reopen this Friday. Only condition now to travel to Greece, a country whose economy is very dependent on tourism: to be vaccinated or have a negative Covid test.
A petition for the cancellation of Tokyo Olympics on the Japanese authorities. Anti-jo activists have submitted this Friday a petition requesting the cancellation of thewhile the pandemic continues to worsen in the archipelago, where the authorities are preparing to extend the state of emergency in place in part of the territory. More than 352,000 people have signed an online petition entitled "Cancel the Tokyo Olympics to protect our lives", launched at the beginning of May by Kenji Utsunomiya, a lawyer and former candidate for the position of Governor of Tokyo. The particularly fast speed with which people have signed the petition "reflects the public opinion", of the polls made since last year showing that 60% to 70% of the population is opposed to the holding of the Olympics this summer , he told the press.
Americans begin to fall the mask. In the United States, it is about 35% of the population, more than 117 million people, who are fully vaccinated, that is, they received either the single dose of Johnson & Johnson's vaccine , the two doses of Moderna or Pfizer-Biontech vaccines. "If you are completely vaccinated, you no longer need to wear a mask!" rejoiced the US President Thursday, Joe Biden, from the Gardens of the White House. The only exception: the health authorities always recommend that people vaccinated to continue to wear a mask in transport (planes, bus, trains ...), as well as at airports and train stations.
Aid arrives in conflict-torn Gaza as truce holds .
Humanitarian convoys arrive as Gazans take stock of the damage from 11 days of intense fighting.Thousands of Palestinians returned home to scenes of devastation on Friday after 11 days of fighting.