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Heathrow Airport slashes outlook, loses European crown (source — www.independent.ie) 28/10/2020 11:06:30

Heathrow Airport slashed the outlook for next year's passenger numbers as the pandemic continues to crush demand for flying, and said it was no longer the busiest airport in Europe, ceding its long-he...

Belgian doctors infected with Covid asked to KEEP working or health system will ‘collapse in days’ (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 27/10/2020 21:19:04

BELGIAN doctors infected with coronavirus have been asked to keep working or the health system “will collapse in days”.  Belgium has the sixth-highest number of recorded Covid-19 cases in Europe follo...

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...

Italy and Spain riots erupt over coronavirus curfew with petrol bombs thrown at cops and stores ransacked (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 27/10/2020 13:42:40

PROTESTERS ransacked shops and hurled petrol bombs at police in Italy and Spain last night over new restrictions to curb the spread of coronavirus. Violence erupted in the Italian city of Turin as pro...

Italy okays trial of osteoporosis drug to treat Covid-19 (source — www.thesundaily.my) 27/10/2020 13:38:02

MILAN: Italy's main medicines regulator gave the go-ahead on Tuesday for human clinical trials on raloxifene, a generic osteoporosis drug that researchers hope may also help reduce Covid-19 symptoms a...

Boris Johnson Rejects Calls To Sack Test And Trace Boss Dido Harding (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 26/10/2020 16:23:24

Boris Johnson has rejected calls to sack the beleaguered head of the government’s coronavirus Test and Trace service Dido Harding. It comes after senior Tory MP Bernard Jenkin joined Labour...

New French Covid-19 cases could be 100,000 per day — govt medical advisor (source — www.thesundaily.my) 26/10/2020 12:14:26

PARIS: France may be experiencing 100,000 new Covid-19 cases per day — twice the latest official figure — Professor Jean-François Delfraissy, who heads the scientific council that advises the governme...

Coronavirus news live: Spain considers six month state of emergency including curfews as UK records highest daily Covid deaths in months (source — metro.co.uk) 26/10/2020 11:46:18

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Boots To Launch 12-Minute Coronavirus Tests Offering 'Peace Of Mind' For £120 (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 26/10/2020 11:25:06

A coronavirus test which can provide results in 12 minutes will be available in Boots within a fortnight, the pharmacy has said.The nasal swab test will initially cost £120 and is aimed at those...

Oil prices, stock markets fall as coronavirus cases rise – business live (source — www.theguardian.com) 26/10/2020 10:55:25

Covid-19 concerns and pessimism that a US fiscal stimulus package can be passed before next week’s election drag markets lower 7.51am GMT Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world...

Coronavirus: Riots in Italy, pushback in Spain over COVID-19 curfews and rules
Spain: Doctors begin first indefinite strike in 25 years amid coronavirus pandemic
Spain: Streets on fire as protest against COVID-19 restrictions hits Barcelona
Italy & Spain coronavirus curfew riots - protesters hurl bombs at cops
Europe France Spain Coronavirus COVID-19 spike
Spain imposes national Covid-19 curfew as global infection cases soar
Coronavirus: Spain begins overnight curfews after declaring state of emergency
Spain declares state of emergency to stem soaring COVID-19 cases
Spain declares coronavirus state of emergency
Spain announces new state of emergency in COVID-19 fight
Spain: New nationwide state of emergency declared in response to COVID-19
Spain announces new state of emergency as COVID infections soar

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