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Anti-Netanyahu protests defy lockdown

Thousands of Israelis have gathered outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to demand his resignation, pressing ahead with protests despite a strict new lockdown order. With Israel facing one of the world’s worst coronavirus outbreaks, the tough lockdown rules went into effect on Friday, closing many businesses, banning large gatherings and ordering… Read More »

Sure-Fire Solutions for Managing Lockdown Temper Tantrums

News Consumer News Sure-Fire Solutions for Managing Lockdown Temper Tantrums SUNDAY, May 24, 2020 — After weeks of confinement to prevent the spread of COVID-19, kids, teens and grownups alike are probably getting on one another’s nerves big time by now. So what’s the secret to defusing bouts of pouting, screaming and crying? Experts suggest… Read More »

Coronavirus: ‘Tackle harmful lockdown drinking,’ BMJ editorial warns

Tackling harmful drinking during the lockdown will be “an integral part of the nation’s recovery”, an editorial in the BMJ says. With supermarket sales of alcohol having risen, it warns cases of alcoholic liver disease could increase too. And the writers fear drinking could be fuelling a rise in calls to domestic violence charities. They… Read More »