Romania real-time news

'I feel worthless': workers tell of gruelling life in Dutch meat plants (source — www.theguardian.com) 10/08/2020 12:00:02

The Netherlands is a food powerhouse but its dark underbelly has been exposed by Covid-19, say unionsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTrapped in jobs that make them feel wor...

Facebook Axes Fake Accounts Claiming To Represent Black Support For Trump (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 07/08/2020 16:01:52

Facebook has removed several accounts purporting to represent African American support for President Donald Trump, the company revealed Thursday.It also wiped out hundreds of fake accounts linked to t...

Russia-backed COVID conspiracy theories costing lives - 41% think virus a US bio-weapon (source — feedproxy.google.com) 31/07/2020 12:05:00

CORONAVIRUS cases continue to soar across Eastern Europe following a surge in Russian-backed conspiracy theories according to experts, as a poll found 41 percent of Romanian people believe COVID-19 is...

European countries considering new lockdown restrictions amid coronavirus surge (source — www.independent.co.uk) 24/07/2020 20:41:23

Covid-19 infection rates increasing in parts of France, Spain, Germany, Belgium and Romania

Ex-Chelsea star Dan Petrescu, 52, rushed to hospital after testing positive for coronavirus following outbreak at Cluj (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 22/07/2020 16:48:09

FORMER Chelsea star Dan Petrescu has been rushed to hospital after testing positive for coronavirus. The Romanian ex-defender, 52, currently manages his home country’s reigning champions CFR Clu...

Demand for 'Pandemic Puppies' Prompts Fears Over Animal Welfare (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 12/07/2020 10:11:26

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.The coronavirus pandemic has led to a surge in pet purchases in the UK, with many de...

Coronavirus live news: fears as first case reported in rebel-held Syrian camps (source — www.theguardian.com) 10/07/2020 00:03:39

WHO says pandemic is still accelerating; Hundreds of Romanians check themselves out of hospital; Serbia considers new lockdownWHO says coronavirus pandemic still acceleratingWarning of Covid-19 ‘storm...

Coronavirus live news: WHO says pandemic still accelerating; 624 Romania patients discharge themselves from hospital (source — www.theguardian.com) 09/07/2020 19:39:54

WHO appoints committee on Covid-19 crisis; Romanian court ruled against mandatory admittance with mild symptoms; Serbia considers new lockdownFull story: WHO says coronavirus pandemic still accelerati...

What You Need To Know Before Booking A Holiday (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/07/2020 08:00:23

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus pandemic. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.We know you’re itching to get away at the first chance...

Meat plant must be held to account for Covid-19 outbreak, says German minister (source — www.theguardian.com) 22/06/2020 16:22:31

Hubertus Heil says region ‘taken hostage’ by owners’ failure to protect workers Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe owners of Europe’s largest meat-processing plant must be...

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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
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In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
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  • Kidney failure
  • Death