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By admin On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Czech Republic braced for curfews and severe new Covid-19 curbs, as PM warns ‘we cannot cope’ without them

The Czech Prime Minister is set to ask for an extension to the country’s state of emergency until December 3, less than a week after he ordered shops to shut in a bid to prevent the “collapse” of the health More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Algeria’s President Abdelmadjid Tebboune hospitalised amid Covid-19 scare

Algeria’s President Abdelmadjid Tebboune hospitalised amid Covid-19 scare While the president’s office did not mention whether he had the coronavirus, he had been self-isolating after several More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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Schools & clubs closing in Bulgaria amid record Covid-19 surge as health minister warns of ‘severe winter months’

Bulgaria will close its clubs and order high school and university students to study remotely for two weeks as of October 29 in a bid to curb rising coronavirus infection rates, the country’s health minister said More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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Germany may see 20,000 new daily Covid-19 cases by end of this week, minister warns

Germany’s economy minister has sounded the alarm, warning that he expects the number of new coronavirus infections in Germany to stand at 20,000 a day by the end of this week. Like other European states, Germany More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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Belgium could hit Covid-19 hospital capacity in 15 days, as it tightens restrictions in the face of growing cases

Belgium could run out of beds in intensive care units (ICUs) within the next two weeks if the number of Covid-19 hospital admissions continues to grow at the current rate, according to the Health Ministry. Yves More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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UK health secretary not ruling out NEW level of Covid-19 restrictions as cases continue to surge

As hundreds of thousands more prepare to be moved to England’s Tier 3 level of coronavirus restrictions, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the government would “rule nothing out,” as it considers a new level More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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New Covid-19 cases in France could be 100,000 per day, double the recorded infection rate – Government scientific advisor

A top government advisor has warned that the second wave of coronavirus is likely to be worse than the first, adding that Sunday’s 52,010 new cases might only be half the real figure, and more severe lockdowns More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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Australia: New COVID-19 infections follow reopening of Melbourne schools

The infection clusters underscore the dangers of reopening schools amid continued community transmission of COVID-19. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2020
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Maduro says Venezuela scientists developed medicine that ‘cancels 100% of Covid-19’ with no side-effects

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has said local scientists have designed “a highly effective antiviral” that decimates coronavirus without causing any side-effects. The drug will be subject to certification More...

By admin On Sunday, October 25th, 2020
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‘We’ll do all we can to avoid 2nd lockdown’: Italy imposes new Covid-19 restrictions amid record-high daily case growth

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has authorized a curfew on restaurants and bars, along with other tougher measures aimed at curbing the rapidly growing coronavirus infection rate. The fresh restrictions will More...