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Flatten the Curve

Posted on Tuesday March 24, 2020

“Flatten the curve” is a rallying call for social distancing amid the global Covid-19 pandemic. What curve? What does it mean? Why is flattening important? In a nutshell, the curve refers to the number of patients infected with the novel […]

Handwashing

Posted on Tuesday March 10, 2020

Handwashing is our number one weapon against the spread of infections and viruses such as influenza and coronavirus. While handwashing has always been important to our health, it has stepped into the limelight now that health professionals are repeatedly reminding […]

Women’s History Month

Posted on Tuesday March 03, 2020

Women’s History Month traces its beginnings to the first International Women’s Day, held on March 8, 1911 in Copenhagen, spearheaded by Clara Zetkin, a German political leader. In 1981, responding to the growing popularity of the event in schools across […]

BBC Newsround

Changing Faces calls for the way villains look in movies to change

Posted on Monday December 10, 2018

Charity Changing Faces calls for the way villains look in films to change.

World Cup: Which Belgium player should England be worried about?

Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

England play their final group match against Belgium, but which star player should England be worried about?

Smoking: Should it be banned at the school gates?

Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

A group of school children have had enough of adults smoking near school gates, so they decided to do something about it.

BBC News (UK)

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson spends night in intensive care after symptoms worsen

Posted on Monday April 06, 2020

World leaders send Boris Johnson messages of support, as Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab stands in for him in government.

George Pell: Court quashes cardinal's sexual abuse convictions

Posted on Monday April 06, 2020

Cardinal George Pell successfully overturns a verdict that he sexually abused two boys in Australia.

Coronavirus: Scientists question school closures impact

Posted on Monday April 06, 2020

Countries should now question whether keeping schools shut is justified, says one team of scientists.