John Miles and the Antwerp Philharmonic 'Quarantine' Orchestra perform 'Music'

Not being able to physically get together and play music was no obstacle for British musician John Miles and the Antwerp Philharmonic Orchestra… Read Article

Czechs researchers retrofit snorkel masks for coronavirus fight

Czech researchers have transformed low-cost snorkel masks available at local sporting goods shops into high-grade protection for medical workers and… Read Article

World's oldest man and UK's oldest woman celebrate turning 112

Born in 1908, the world's oldest living man and UK's oldest woman share a birthday of March 29, and both turned 112 on Sunday. Read Article

Iraqi weightlifters turn rooftop into gym amid coronavirus fears

Two Iraqi weightlifters have turned a rooftop in the northern city of Dohuk into a mini-gym hall to practice, after the government ordered shut gyms… Read Article

Saxophone tunes uplift dozens in Jordanian quarantine

The spread of coronavirus has given 19-year-old musician Zeid Abu Hiljeh a new stage to perform. The medical student and saxophone player is among… Read Article

Squawking parrot warns the world: 'Coronavirus! Don't go out!'

A talking parrot in Israel has a playful message for a world gripped by the coronavirus crisis: "Don't go out!" In crystal-clear Hebrew, Luca the… Read Article

Rolling in the deep! Baby hippo gets first dive in the big pool

A newborn hippo spent a day to be remembered at a Belgian zoo on Wednesday (March 25) with his mother taking it for its first dip in the big pool. Read Article

Venezuelan musician sings to neighbours from balcony amid quarantine

Venezuelan musician Zandu Montoya has been cheering up his neighbours by singing and playing cuatro every afternoon amid quarantine imposed to… Read Article

Ralph McTell updates hit 'Streets of London' for coronavirus era

Ralph McTell has updated his hit song "Streets of London" to reflect coronavirus times. After speaking with a neighbour about how the homeless could… Read Article

Luxury Moscow store issues employees with stylish masks

Moscow's central shopping mall "TSUM" provided employees with stylish masks with a transparent protective screen, so the boutique shop assistants… Read Article

Bon Jovi and Prince Harry team up for ''Unbroken''

U.S. rocker Jon Bon Jovi teamed up with Britain's Prince Harry and a military choir to release a new version of his single "Unbroken" on Friday (… Read Article

London streets quiet as Britain adjusts to life under lockdown

Central London streets remained largely empty on Thursday (March 26) as Britain entered the third day of a virtual lockdown as the government tried… Read Article

English doctor pens song to stress the importance of social distancing

Doctor Maissa turns singer to spread the message on the importance of social distancing. Video source: Maissa Rosie Read Article

'Just the two of us': Love in the age of coronavirus

Israeli bride and groom Roni Ben-Ari and Yonatan Meushar, danced in the near-deserted hall on Wednesday (March 18) with most of their family and… Read Article

In South Africa's Soweto township, elderly have nowhere to self-isolate

Sixty-eight-year-old great-grandmother, Lucy Mayimela, is worried about the spread of coronavirus. The South African vegetable trader who supports… Read Article