Some countries have banned alcohol, others say liquor shops are essential services, and one top official even suggested a tipple after another long day trapped at home can be a necessary restorative.
When Belgium’s coronavirus lockdown order forced star chef Isabelle Arpin to shut her fine dining establishment she could have retired to the kitchen to devise dishes for bored gourmets.
Britain's Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle are to take a break from their royal Instagram account, they announced on Monday as they prepare for life outside the royal inner circle.
The prehistoric shape is hard to make out as it moves slowly through the gloomy forest, so trackers listen for the rustle of scales against the leaves to pick up its trail.
Decorated with dangling vines and plants, a cafe in the heart of the Boeung Keng Kang 1 expatriate hub has attracted people to go in for a meal or drink to accompany their hobbies including reading and playing instruments.
Hollywood megastar Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson are back home in Los Angeles after two weeks in hospital and self-isolation in Australia where they contracted the coronavirus.
Thieves stole a painting by Dutch master Vincent van Gogh early on Monday in a daring heist from a museum that was closed to the public because of the coronavirus pandemic.
An Australian astrophysicist bored by coronavirus isolation saw his attempted invention to stop people catching the disease go hilariously wrong when he landed in hospital with magnets stuck up his nose.
Underfed and chained up for endless hours, campaigners warn that many elephants working in Thailand’s tourism sector may starve, be sold to zoos or shifted into the illegal logging trade as the coronavirus decimates visitor numbers.
Inside a Prek Toal community home located in the area of a former landfill in Phnom Penh’s Stung Meanchey commune, Ly Vannak was diligently cutting and sewing fabric.