New Zealand leaps out of coronavirus lockdown with bungee jumps, midnight haircuts
Thursday, 14 May 2020 After seven weeks trussed up with some of the world's toughest coronavirus curbs, New Zealanders like Jim Boult leapt at the chance to cheer the end of the country's lockdown on Thursday - literally in his case, with a bungee jump.
The Houghton-Linkhorn family reunite with friends, the Alison-Tomlin family, after two months of lockdown. New Zealand is now on level 2 restrictions, which means that socialising and sports are now permitted. Malls, cafes, restaurants, cinemas and other public spaces are open.
A deadly thunderstorm that rolled across northern parts of the country damaged sections of the Taj Mahal complex, including the main gate and a railing running below its five lofty domes. Gurgaon, the..
By Alistair Duff
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