Coronavirus live news: Australia suffers deadliest day as Japan lifts ban on foreign re-entryJuly 30, 2020
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The Afghan health ministry has urged the nation to stay indoors over the Eid celebration and not to repeat the mistakes of the previous Eid amid concerns about a second wave.
Ahmad Jawad Osmani, acting health minister urged the people to stay indoors on Eid al-Adha, scheduled for Friday, and refrain from travelling, asking the nation not to repeat the mistakes of the Eid al-Fitr celebrations in May.
Some of Japan’s best-known artists are finding new avenues of expression, as the coronavirus outbreak sparks ideas as radical as renaming the country’s “Reiwa” imperial era.
Five contemporary artists including Takashi Murakami were on hand on Thursday at Mori Art Museum for the unveiling of their “STARS” exhibition, which had been delayed by several months with the museum closed due to the pandemic.