Potential Olympics Delay; India Cancels Trains: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) — More countries tightened international and domestic travel as the coronavirus spread showed little signs of easing, with the number of infections topping 300,000 globally.India suspended passenger train services until March 31, Australia is asking residents to cancel all non-essential travel such as holidays, while Singapore is barring short-term visitors from entering or transiting … Read more

Experts’ tips on surviving – even enjoying – life under lockdown

Missing the pub? Invite friends to online cocktails. That’s just one tip from our panel of experts on how to make the most of enforced downtime Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Henry Porter, novelist and Vanity Fair editorOne of the nastier aspects of the pandemic is that it turns your friends … Read more

Weekend reads: 11 of the best international premium pieces

Welcome to the weekend. We’re facing some pretty uncertain times as the world deals with the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic. This weekend will likely look different for most New Zealanders as people are in self-isolation,…