Orthodox Jewish synagogue fined over secret pandemic wedding
New York (AFP) - An Orthodox Jewish synagogue has been fined by New York authorities after thousands gathered to attend a secretly organized indoor wedding that violated coronavirus restrictions.The Hasidic place of worship was fined $15,000 over the November 8 event, which was organized without the knowledge of city officials, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday.It is the latest example of tensions between officials and Orthodox communities over social distancing measures imposed to stop the spread of COVID-19, which ravaged Orthodox neighborhoods in the spring.Last month, an area in Brooklyn w...
Liverpool to punish Mohamed Salah for violating social distancing during wedding
Liverpool will inflict a penalty on Mohamed Salah for violating social distancing at his brother’s recent wedding which caused his infection with the coronavirus, the Liverpool Echo newspaper reported on Saturday.Liverpool will be keeping the punishment strictly confidential however, the newspaper said.Salah came under fire by Liverpool fans after attending his brother’s wedding without adhering following social distancing.The Daily Mail reported that Salah will undergo a new test on Monday after arriving from Egypt to London on Friday. Though Salah tested positive three times already, the Egy...
Klopp Defends Salah Wedding Visit
Mohamed Salah is hugged by Jurgen KloppJurgen Klopp has said there are no problems with Mohamed Salah, after the Liverpool forward attended a wedding in Egypt and then tested positive for the coronavirus (Covid-19).Salah is out of Liverpool’s match with Premier League leaders, Leicester City, on Sunday after returning a positive Covid-19 test while on international duty, but Klopp defended the Egypt international, who was pictured celebrating his brother’s wedding among other guests.Salah will fly back to Liverpool on Friday, having returned another positive test on Wednesday.Salah will travel...
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Washington state wedding with 300 guests turns into a COVID-19 super-spreader event
SEATTLE — About 40 cases of COVID-19 and two subsequent coronavirus outbreaks are the legacy of a wedding at a private venue near Ritzville that drew more than 300 attendees, according to health officials in Grant and Adams counties.On Tuesday, officials said the tally was nearing 40 in Grant County and was at four and counting in Adams.“This is the perfect example of what we don’t want to see,” said Karen Potts, community director of the Adams County Health Department.Potts said the Nov. 7 wedding was held indoors in a large agricultural building in unincorporated Adams County. Attendees desc...
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‘Salah should be blamed but he spreads fear among cowards in Egypt camp’ – Mido slams Liverpool star for contracting Covid-19 at brother's wedding
Mohamed Salah has been slammed for contracting Covid-19 at his brother’s wedding, with Mido accusing the so-called “cowards” in the Egypt national team camp of allowing fear of the Liverpool star’s status to influence their actions.The 28-year-old forward is having to sit out important games for his country after testing positive for coronavirus, with it possible that he could also miss crunch clashes for his club in the Premier League.Mido is bemused as to how such a situation has come to pass, with Salah mixing with hundreds of well-wishers during a ceremony in Cairo despite social distancin...
Rangers bombed on way to wedding
NARATHIWAT: A pickup carrying rangers to a wedding suffered major damage when a bomb exploded on a roadside in Rueso district on Sunday, but no soldiers were injured.Pol Lt Seksan Ruangrit, a Rueso duty officer, said the attack occurred about 3.50pm. The pickup was carrying a civic action team from Ranger Company 4608.The soldiers were on their way to a wedding at Bue Cho village in tambon Sawo.The improvised bomb was planted beside a road at Sawo Hile village in tambon Sawo.It caused major damage to the rear of the pickup, but inflicted no casualties, he said.An explosive ordnance disposal te...
The Bangkok Post
Bride-to-be puts off wedding to enter PAO race
Bride-to-be puts off wedding to enter PAO race Phitsanulok candidate apologises to guests but says she wants to give politics a tryPHITSANULOK: Bride-to-be Yonlada Changpinit had a decision to make. Should she get married on Saturday as planned, or campaign for the chairmanship of her provincial administration organisation (PAO)? She decided to choose politics over love.The wedding — and a lavish party for dozens of guests — will have to wait until some time after the Dec 20 PAO elections, the first local polls to be held in the country since before the military coup in 2014.Ms Yonlada, 41, po...
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Photos: Mohamed Salah attends his brother’s wedding in Cairo
Egyptian football and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah celebrated the wedding ceremony of his brother Nasr, held in Cairo in the presence of the families of the newlyweds and close friends.Journalist Ahmed al-Moslemany, who attended the wedding with his wife, uploaded photo of him and Salah with a congratulatory message to Salah’s family.On Twitter Moslemany wrote: “My wife Dr. Engy Mahdy and I were honored to attend the wedding of my friend Nasr Salah, brother of the dear friend and world star Mohamed Salah. I always cherish my friendship with the family of Mohamed Salah: their father, their moth...
Angel Locsin, Neil Arce could have been married if not for COVID-19 crisis
Angel Locsin, Neil Arce could have been married if not for COVID-19 crisisJan Milo Severo(Philstar.com) – November 9, 2020 – 2:09pmMANILA, Philippines — Kapamilya actress Angel Locsin on Sunday revealed that she and film producer Neil Arce were supposed to tie the knot that day, but it was rescheduled next year because of the coronavirus pandemic.In her Instagram account, Angel posted photos with her fiancé Neil saying she can’t wait for their wedding to push through.“So, we were supposed to get married today, Nov. 8, 2020. How about you guys? Did you have plans this year that got moved?” Ange...
Ibadan Agog As Adekunle Bewaji Picks Wife Today
Ace independent broadcaster, Bewaji Adekunle, will today drag celebrities and society bigwigs to Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, as he gets married to his lover, Princess Adenike Adebisi. The wedding has been the talk of the town for weeks as it was gathered that the broadcaster would leave no stone unturned to welcome home his long time lover.Bewaji, as he’s fondly called, has weathered the storm in the media industry in the last few years but like a cat with nine lives, the popular broadcaster has emerged as one of the popular voices on radio in the South West as his empowerment programmes fo...