Bulgaria real-time news

Coronavirus live news: Spain's defence chief quits over alleged vaccination queue-jumping; UK records 1,348 deaths; Israel begins vaccinating teenagers (source — www.theguardian.com) 23/01/2021 21:09:02

Vitamin D levels under scrutiny amid Covid surge in Europe; New UK Covid variant may be 30% more deadly, says Johnson; Bulgaria to ease some coronavirus restrictions from 4 FebruaryHome Affairs visa l...

EU states warn of risks to vaccination credibility as Pfizer slows supplies (source — www.thesundaily.my) 16/01/2021 03:33:00

BRUSSELS: European governments said the credibility of their Covid-19 vaccination programmes was at risk yesterday after US pharmaceutical firm Pfizer announced a temporary slowdown of deliveries of i...

Orthodox Christians mark Epiphany with river plunge despite Covid warnings (source — www.independent.ie) 06/01/2021 17:46:44

Thousands of Orthodox Christian worshippers in Bulgaria have ignored warnings to abstain from mass gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic and taken part in centuries-old Epiphany traditions.

Hot dog trucks used to deliver coronavirus vaccines in Bulgaria (source — www.foxnews.com) 04/01/2021 23:58:50

If you can’t sell hot dogs, then give the people medicine.

Bulgaria uses hot dog trucks to deliver Covid vaccines (source — ) 31/12/2020 13:30:57

Boxes of the Pfizer and BioNTech coronavirus vaccine were lifted out of sausage vans in Bulgaria after the EU nation received its first 10,000 doses of the jab

Europe begins rolling out its Covid vaccine programme almost three weeks after UK (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 28/12/2020 04:06:19

EUROPE began rolling out its coronavirus vaccine programme yesterday – almost three weeks behind the UK. Batches of the Pfizer jab were flown and driven out to 27 countries around the EU in the ...

Extra 800 Troops Sent To Dover To Help Stranded Lorry Drivers (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 25/12/2020 18:25:03

A further 800 troops have been sent to Dover to help thousands of lorry drivers stuck at the French border.Some 1,100 troops have been deployed as part of the operation at the English Channel border a...

French Border Chaos Means These Lorry Drivers Will Spend Christmas In Their Cabs (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 24/12/2020 20:08:58

Thousands of lorry drivers stuck at the French border are unlikely to make it home for Christmas – and many will have spent five nights in their vehicles.A chorus of beeping horns sounded at the...

Coronavirus live news: Norway extends UK flights suspension; first British passengers arrive in France after ban (source — www.theguardian.com) 23/12/2020 12:44:40

Norwegian health minister says decision whether to further extend ban will be made on 26 December; UK entrants to France must have negative test; Europe had nearly half world’s weekly deathsUK ferry p...

Rita Ora could be stranded in Bulgaria for Christmas – after fleeing UK over Covid flouting shame (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 22/12/2020 23:44:35

SHE faced the wrath of the public after flouting Covid restrictions then flew to Bulgaria to escape the limelight. But Rita Ora could face an even tougher punishment. She may miss the chance to get ho...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
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  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
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Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
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In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
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  • Kidney failure
  • Death