Parliament & People

The Parliament & People is the category where governance, people and politics are discussed including their actions, in-actions, intents and purposes.

May 14, 2020

A US Supreme Court overturns state’s stay-at-home order

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has overturned the state’s stay-at-home order, ruling it “unlawful” and “unenforceable” in a high-profile win for the state’s Republican-led Legislature. In a 4-3 […]
May 14, 2020

How lessons from Spanish flu pandemic of 1918 may hold clues for reopening today

As governments ease up on COVID-19-related lockdowns, policy-makers should heed the lessons learned from the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic and the potential deadly consequences of removing physical […]
May 13, 2020

“No guarantee vaccine will be effective”, Fauci tells Congress

As drugmakers across the world race to develop a coronavirus vaccine, White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said, “There’s no guarantee that the vaccine is actually going […]
May 13, 2020

COVID19: Wuhan works out plans to test all 11 million residents

The Chinese city of Wuhan is drawing up plans to test its entire population of 11 million people for Covid-19, state media report. The plan appears […]