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Mandatory virus testing begins at German airport (source — rssfeeds.usatoday.com) 08/08/2020 18:30:39

Travellers arriving in Germany from most non-European Union countries and some regions within the bloc that have high numbers of coronavirus cases will have to undergo compulsory testing from Saturday...

Coronavirus live news: UK recalls home tests over safety concerns as Greece cases rise steeply (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 16:17:56

City of Preston urges young people ‘don’t kill granny’ as cases rise in the Philippines, Australia and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: Euro...

Chelsea warned to stump up £90m for Kai Havertz transfer as Leverkusen chief Voller says there’s ‘no Covid discount’ (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 08/08/2020 14:43:41

GERMANY legend Rudi Voller has told Chelsea to cough up £90million for Kai Havertz adding: There’s no Covid discount. The coronavirus may have crippled the global football economy but Bayer Leve...

Two schools in north east Germany close due to new Covid cases amid fears of second wave (source — ) 08/08/2020 12:34:45

Officials in the German state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania have shut down two schools after new cases of coronavirus were confirmed only days after the northeastern German state became the country...

Germany To Exempt Unmarried Couples From COVID-19 Border Controls (source — www.huffpost.com) 07/08/2020 22:36:27

Only a few other European countries have done so.

Coronavirus live news: Africa passes 1 million confirmed cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 07/08/2020 00:41:04

UK adds Belgium, Andorra and Bahamas to quarantine list ; Spain’s health ministry denies facing second wave; Dutch PM calls on tourists to avoid busy parts of AmsterdamAfrica passes 1m cases‘Serious c...

Coronavirus live news: UK adds Belgium, Bahamas and Andorra to quarantine list (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 22:32:28

UK quarantine move takes effect from Saturday; Germany reports over 1,000 new infections for first time since May; town with 32,000 residents in northern Spain back in lockdownConcern over German case...

Coronavirus live news: Spanish town to re-enter lockdown; France reports over 1,600 new cases for second day in a row (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 20:57:51

Germany reports over 1,000 new infections for first time since May; town with 32,000 residents in northern Spain back in lockdown; Philippines reports over 3,500 new casesConcern over German cases as ...

Coronavirus global report: concern over German cases as holidays disrupt French testing (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 19:18:47

Spain orders town of 32,000 back into confinement; Poland records highest daily case number so farCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany has recorded its highest rate of i...

UK coronavirus live: Boris Johnson insists test-and-trace system is 'world beating' despite fall in contacts reached (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 17:43:01

Latest figures show just 72% of close contacts reached; PM defends scheme; Aberdeen outbreak cases increase by 25Preston faces fresh coronavirus lockdown, health official says50m face masks bought for...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
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