Posts Tagged ‘reopening’

Opet Festival Extravaganza Marks Reopening of Avenue of Sphinxes

Egypt hosted the re-enactment of the ancient Egyptian Opet festival last night. The grand ceremony was held to mark the reopening of the 1.7-mile-long (2.7 km) road which links the Temples of Karnak in the north and Luxor in the south, once called the Path of God. Paved in sandstone blocks, the 3,400-year-old road is […]

Cubans Are More Excited About School Reopening Than Regime Change

Above Photo: Students wearing masks amid the COVID-19 pandemic attend the opening ceremony for the school year in Havana, Cuba, Nov. 15, 2021. Ramon Espinosa / AP. Most Cubans Seem More Concerned With Getting Their Economy Fired Up Than Toppling Their Leaders. Havana – “If you build it, they will come,” said Kevin Costner in the […]

Cubans more excited about school reopening than regime change

“If you build it, they will come,” said Kevin Costner in the Field of Dreams. In Cuba, they didn’t come. Dissidents on the island, with their U.S. backers, had been working feverishly for months to turn the unprecedented July 11 protests into a crescendo of government opposition on November 15. They built a formidable structure, […]

Reopening Cold Case of Nestor’s Cup Burial Solves a Mystery

Homer’s Iliad, a classical ancient Greek tale from the 8th century BC, contains a brief, 6-line description of the famous 2,800-year-old Nestor’s Cup, which was the subject of a great deal of attention in antiquity. The subject of debate was centered around its size, the fact that only Nestor could lift it, and the doves […]

US States Press Reopening Amid Mounting Dangers From COVID Variants

Above Photo: Brian Inganga/AP Photo. The COVID-19 pandemic has killed more than 600,000 people in the United States, according to the semi-official tabulation by Johns Hopkins University. But while more people have been killed in the US by coronavirus than in any other country, American state governments are moving pell mell to drop all public […]

Medieval People Were Reopening Graves, But Not to Rob Them

In the Middle Ages being dead wasn’t a guarantee you would rest in peace. Researchers have found hundreds of examples of people re-opening graves in cemeteries from Transylvania to southern England in the 5th – 7th centuries AD. What could this mean? The first explanation for the apparently inconsistent reopening of graves and removal of […]

Newsom touts California reopening with Minions and a Troll

Starting Tuesday, restaurants, bars and retailers are allowed to operate again at full capacity and without social distancing restrictions, while patrons can go unmasked if they are vaccinated. Major League Baseball teams are already selling tickets in preparation for full capacity reopening this month. Disneyland, Universal Studios and other theme parks are relaxing restrictions as […]

UK could push back reopening due to Indian COVID variant

The UK may have to delay its planned reopening later this month due to the spread of the Indian COVID-19 variant, a health expert has warned. There are fears the UK may already be experiencing a third wave, with the fast-spreading variant now accounting for the majority of new cases in the country. The government’s […]

#BackOnStage: London theatres celebrate reopening with online campaign

London theatres have launched an online campaign to celebrate reopening their doors, since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Venues and companies across the UK’s capital have urged theatre-goers to use the hashtag #BackOnStage on social media, as part of the initiative. Launched by the non-profit Society of London Theatre (SOLT), people are being encouraged to share […]

Jobless Claims Fall to 473,000 as U.S. Reopening Rebound Continues

New jobless claims fell to 473,000 for the week ended May 8th, data from the Department of Labor showed Thursday. Economists had expected claims to fall to 475,000. The previous week was revised up to 507,000 from the preliminary estimate of 498,000. Jobless claims can be volatile week to week so economists like to look […]

Top US fuel pipeline remains days from reopening after cyberattack

America’s biggest gasoline pipeline will not resume full operations for several more days due to a ransomware cyberattack blamed on a shadowy criminal network called DarkSide. The attack on the Colonial Pipeline, which carries nearly half the fuel consumed along the US East Coast, is one of the most disruptive digital ransom schemes ever reported. While the impact […]

Michigan Gov. Whitmer to Tie COVID Vaccinations to Reopening

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday announced a plan to tie the state’s reopening and lifting of restrictions to the rate at which residents get the COVID-19 vaccination jab. The effort dubbed the “MI Vacc to Normal” plan lays out four milestones based on the rate of vaccinations against the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus, […]

‘Sounds like a normal life’: Hungary heads towards further reopening of economy as it approaches 40% inoculation rate

Budapest is set to reopen most of its public services and venues to those vaccinated once the country hits a 40% inoculation rate, the country’s PM Viktor Orban has said. The milestone is likely to be reached next week. Hungary’s prime minister touted the upcoming reopening of the country’s economy as he spoke to public […]

Jewish summer camps reopening this summer after COVID hiatus

Alle Hall recalled her 14-year-old son’s heartbreak this time last year when Camp Kalsman, a Union for Reform Judaism camp in Washington State, announced it would not open due to the pandemic.“Last summer was really sad for him. Camp is the only time he really gets to hang out with his closest friends,” Hall told […]

UK Health Secretary Summoned To High Court To Justify Reopening Shops Before Restaurants

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has been summoned to High Court to justify the reopening of non-essential shops before pubs and restaurants are allowed to serve indoors. The legal action was launched by Pizza Express founder Hugh Osmond and nightclubs operator Sacha Lord, it was reported. They claim the Government has ‘failed’ to provide evidence for […]

AP Interview: Newsom admits mistakes in 1st reopening

California Gov. Gavin Newsom acknowledged mistakes in communicating with the public last year before the first loosening of coronavirus restrictions led to an early summer spike in cases, a harsh lesson “that we reflect upon all the time” as the nation’s most populous state again embarks on a broad reopening. The Democratic governor also said […]

AOC Incandescent With RAGE Over Texas Reopening: ‘This Endangers the Planet!’

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) says she is incandescent with rage after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott lifted coronavirus restrictions in the state, including the mask mandate, warning that his actions “endangers the USA and beyond.” “93.2% of Texans aren’t fully vaccinated. The state just endured one disaster worsened by selfishness + denial of basic science, […]

Transmission rate nears 1 as officials warn Purim parties could halt reopening

Israel’s virus transmission rate has continued to rise and is extremely close to showing expanded spread, data released by a military taskforce showed on Sunday. In its latest report, the Military Intelligence taskforce said Israel’s coronavirus transmission rate was once again nearing 1, standing at 0.99. The rate had dipped to a low of 0.8 […]

Israel’s Netanyahu Sets April Target for Reopening Economy

People are seen walking in an outdoor market in Jerusalem, before Israel imposes a third national lockdown to fight climbing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections, Dec. 27, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Ammar Awad. Israel aims to reopen its economy by April 5 after having vaccinated all its eligible population and is in talks with vaccine makers Pfizer and Moderna […]

Coronavirus Israel live: Infection rate on the rise again; analysts warn of further reopening

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Cabinet compromise on reopening businesses said expected as morbidity drops

With morbidity rates among high-risk groups dropping amid Israel’s rapid vaccination campaign, ministers are reportedly on track to reach a compromise deal at the coronavirus cabinet meeting Sunday evening to reopen shuttered Israeli commerce earlier than the planned February 23 target date. Health officials and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were initially expected to clash with […]

Victimized Teacher Speaks Out Against Deadly School Reopening

Above photo: Jake, a locked out Chicago Public Schools teacher. “We were just the test animals.” We call on all educators, parents and students in Chicago and across the country to join the national network of educators rank-and-file safety committees and to attend our next meeting on Saturday, January 30, at 1 p.m. EST (12 p.m. […]

THE GREAT REOPENING: There’s No Stopping It!

THE GREAT REOPENING: There’s No Stopping It! Tap News / Weaver And, “NO!”, it will not be televised in any way, shape of form! State of the Nation The whole world is now witnessing the greatest awakening in human history. Can you feel it?! Citizens in nations large and small are now defying illegal lockdown […]

COVID CRAZY WORLD – THE GREAT REOPENING – 30 Jan

London, 23 January 2021. Britons “ignored the government’s ‘stay at home’ message as they formed huge queues for coffees and flocked to parks as the sun came out.” https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9179081/Walkers-flock-parks-London-police-patrol-enforce-Covid-rules.html London, 23 January 2021 England 23 January 2021‘The claim that BBC bosses are allegedly covering up the numerous lies told by Boris Johnson was reported by respected journalist, Peter […]

COVID CRAZY WORLD – THE GREAT REOPENING

To all those struggling businesses who can’t see a way out, join the #TheGreatReopening on 30th January and take back control of your livelihood. [embedded content] ‘Covid has permitted an allegedly Conservative Government to create a punishment culture.’https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-9174105/RICHARD-LITTLEJOHN-Dont-clean-teeth-save-NHS-look-forward-Covid-Britain-2024.html Purple suit and pearls worn by Kamala Harris at inauguration are IDENTICAL to outfit worn by Lisa […]

Chicago Teachers Union Plans to Mobilize Against Reopening Schools

The Chicago Teachers Union announced a mobilization effort against a plan to reopen the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) for in-person learning.

Chicago Teachers Union Deletes Tweet: Reopening Schools ‘Rooted in Sexism, Racism, Misogyny’

Local 1 of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) deleted its tweet on Sunday that stated, “The push to reopen schools is rooted in sexism, racism and misogyny.” Director of School Choice at the Reason Foundation Corey DeAngelis noted Monday CTU “filed a request for an injunction to stop in-person instruction that is supposed to start […]

Trial reopening of Israel’s markets provides respite, but no redemption

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Coronavirus Israel live: Low infection rates pave way for reopening economy

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Israeli schools handle coronavirus reopening alone as lack of policy, funding bites

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