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Virtual exhibit to shine light on pandemic's jarring effect on city life

Virtual exhibit to shine light on pandemic's jarring effect on city life

Emptiness: An Urban Memory features 40 photos taken in 20 cities during virus pandemic's peak last year

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Backyard shoemakers steal the show in Zimbabwe
14.09.2021

Backyard shoemakers steal the show in Zimbabwe

Self-taught shoemakers have become optional sources of footwear for many Zimbabweans hit by hostile economy

‘Al-Hajji’ Michel Boutros: The last Syrian Christian of Idlib
13.09.2021

‘Al-Hajji’ Michel Boutros: The last Syrian Christian of Idlib

Boutros, 90, is the only Christian still living in Idlib after all the Christians left the city during Syria’s civil war

Zanzibar butterflies protect forests, boost incomes
12.09.2021

Zanzibar butterflies protect forests, boost incomes

Alternative incomes help residents reduce their carbon footprint

Experts warn of higher suicidal tendency during pandemic due to isolation
10.09.2021

Experts warn of higher suicidal tendency during pandemic due to isolation

Social restrictions, feeling of loneliness, fear of catching coronavirus can fuel tendency to commit suicide, say psychologists

Preventing suicide: How can family, friends, governments help?
10.09.2021

Preventing suicide: How can family, friends, governments help?

Psychologists say measures by governments, social circles of individual with suicidal tendencies can offer significant help