The governor’s office also reintroduced a ban on concerts and festivals in open spaces. A statement from the office late Friday said the restrictions were needed because people were not adequately heeding precautions like physical distancing and confirmed virus cases have increased. … [Read more...] about Istanbul introduces limits to gatherings as virus spreads
The last instalment, Mission Impossible: Fallout, was also filmed in Norway with the climax taking place on the spectacular Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock) cliff. It was not without controversy, as the film's story put the location as Kashmir, India, much to the chagrin of some Norwegians. … [Read more...] about Who’s not afraid of cruise ships? Tom Cruise of course
The Americans’ bubble began before leaving the U.S. in early August and continues until they reach the ice. They’ve been isolated in hotel rooms well beyond New Zealand’s 14-day quarantine. Bad weather has delayed their departure for weeks. It’s now planned for Monday. … [Read more...] about Antarctica is still free of COVID-19. Can it stay that way?
A wedding photographer's assistant, wearing a mask for protection against the spread of coronavirus, holds lighting equipment, as a couple poses for photographs backdropped by Istanbul's iconic Maiden's Tower (Kiz Kulesi) at the Bosphorus Strait separating the European and Asian sides of Istanbul, Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. Turkey is getting tough on people who flout self-isolation rules despite testing positive for the coronavirus. An Interior Ministry circular sent to the country's 81 provinces on Friday said people caught leaving their homes despite isolation orders will be quarantined and supervised at state-owned dormitories or hostels. less … [Read more...] about Istanbul limits size of weddings, parties as virus spreads
Disney reported Disney Plus, which costs $7 a month, had 57.5 million paid subscribers as of June 27. On a call with analysts, CEO Bob Chapek said that number reached 60.5 million as of Monday. The service debuted in November in the U.S. and rolled out to the UK and other parts of Europe last month. Disney Plus, Hulu and ESPN Plus combined reached over 100 million subscribers, the company said. … [Read more...] about Disney 3Q revenue drops 42%, missing expectations