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Coronavirus live news: France reports highest death toll since April; Italy deaths highest since mid-May (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/10/2020 22:00:51

France deaths jump to 523; Italian death toll on Tuesday is 221; Germany could hit 20,000 daily cases soonGlobal survey shows widespread disapproval of Covid responseGlobal report: Italian police use ...

Coronavirus live news: Italy reports highest death toll since mid-May; Algerian president in hospital (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/10/2020 20:51:50

Italian death toll on Tuesday is 221; Algerian president was self-isolating after contact with Covid patient; Germany could hit 20,000 daily cases soonGlobal survey shows widespread disapproval of Cov...

Why Boris Johnson’s Excuses About Free School Meals Don’t Add Up (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 27/10/2020 20:22:58

In a political row as emotive as the free school meals saga, it’s little wonder the Tories – who voted overwhelmingly against extending the voucher scheme – are desperate to justify ...

Coronavirus Germany: US military employee didn't spread infection (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 27/10/2020 19:43:11

Yasmin Adli, 26, from Florida, had recently returned from vacation in Greece when she went partying for several nights in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, despite having a sore throat.

Coronavirus Germany: Plans for 'lockdown light' amid surge in infections (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 27/10/2020 19:09:22

Merkel is due to hold talks with regional leaders on Wednesday amid rapidly rising coronavirus infections in Germany, with her economy minister warning that daily cases could soon reach 20,000.

Coronavirus live news: Germany 'could hit 20,000 new cases within days'; Sweden registers record case high (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/10/2020 18:08:44

German minister warns about exponential rise in new cases; Sweden registers 1,870 new infections; protests in Italy against Covid restrictionsGlobal survey shows widespread disapproval of Covid respon...

Patio heater, fire pit or a bigger jumper? How to stay warm while relaxing outside this winter (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/10/2020 17:00:00

The coronavirus crisis has left many of us desperate to make the most of our gardens and yards. Here is an ethical, expert guide to keeping toastySales of patio heaters in the UK are rising: Homebase ...

Unrest in Italy as Europe struggles to slow a powerful second wave of Covid-19 (source — www.cnn.com) 27/10/2020 16:40:05

• Belgium on brink of disaster as coronavirus surge fills up ICU beds • LIVE UPDATES: Germany sees exponential rise in cases

Coronavirus live news: Germany 'could hit 20,000 new infections within days'; protests flare in Italy (source — www.theguardian.com) 27/10/2020 14:31:03

German minister warns about exponential rise in new cases; protests against Covid restrictions turn violent in Milan and TurinGlobal survey shows widespread disapproval of Covid responseGlobal report:...

Will she EVER leave? Merkel scraps contest to find successor as coronavirus crisis erupts (source — feedproxy.google.com) 27/10/2020 14:18:00

ANGELA Merkel has abandoned elections to find her successor after conceding Germany has lost control of the coronavirus crisis.

Germany reports new daily record coronavirus spike
Germans resigned to restrictions as virus spikes
Germany considers 'social lockdown' as red line passed
Virus testing lab in Germany 'nearing capacity'
German Health Min tests positive for coronavirus
Merkel: Germany faces difficult months ahead
Over 6,500 new virus cases in Germany in 24 hours
Germany: Berlin weekend market full as new mandatory mask measure comes into effect
Europe battle rising COVID-19 surge
Dutch Hospital Airlifts Coronavirus Patients to Germany
Coronavirus Europe: COVID-19 spikes and a drop in PMI point to a slowdown in economic recovery
Germany: Toilet paper disappears from Berlin supermarket shelves over new lockdown fears

Helpful information

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.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death