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Spain’s virus surge hits mental health of frontline workers (source — 24/01/2021 11:08:28

The unrelenting increase in Covid-19 infections in Spain following the festive season is again putting a strain on hospitals and threatening the mental health of doctors and nurses who have been at th...

Spain's virus surge hits mental health of front-line workers (source — 24/01/2021 10:38:32

The unrelenting increases in coronavirus infections and hospitalizations in Spain following the holiday season are once again straining hospitals and increasingly threatening the mental health of work...

Top Spanish general resigns over allegations of vaccination queue-jumping (source — 24/01/2021 03:06:16

The vaccination of the top general who had attended daily coronavirus briefings has sparked anger in Spain.

Coronavirus live news: Spain's defence chief quits over alleged vaccination queue-jumping; UK records 1,348 deaths; Israel begins vaccinating teenagers (source — 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...

Spain's jab rollout dogged by delays, elitist queue-jumpers (source — 22/01/2021 22:05:57

Public outrage is growing in Spain as cases of politicians and well-connected opportunists jumping the queue in the national coronavirus vaccination campaign come to light, even as delivery delays hav...

Concerns grow for children’s health as screen times soar during Covid crisis (source — 22/01/2021 15:34:15

Experts say rise in sleep and eyesight problems may also be linked to increased use of digital devicesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe rise in children’s screen time dur...

Brit tourists 'won't be allowed into Spain until end of summer' amid Covid fears (source — 22/01/2021 05:45:07

In a blow to the country's already depleted tourism industry Pedro Sanchez reportedly said he didn't expect to be welcoming tourists until most of the population had been vaccinated

Player tests positive for COVID-19 as Spain speaks up for confined competitors (source — 22/01/2021 03:50:34

The Royal Spanish Tennis Federation is backing complaints about a lack of communication from Tennis Australia, as world No.67 Paula Badosa tests positive for coronavirus in a Melbourne hotel.

Tennis whinger gets COVID, says sorry (source — 22/01/2021 03:11:00

Spain’s Paula Badosa has apologised after testing positive for the coronavirus while quarantined in a Melbourne hotel ahead of the Australian Open.

EU holds Spain to ransom as Madrid forced to CUT pensions in return for Covid bailout cash (source — 21/01/2021 23:15:00

SPAIN is facing a pensions crisis with Brussels demanding massive reforms to the country's system before it hands over billions of euros in coronavirus aid.

Spain: Thousands of COVID sceptics take to Madrid streets
स्पेन में कोरोना से एक दिन में 400 मौत | Coronavirus in Spain
Spain: Madrid's pandemic hospital continues to receive patients amid rising COVID-19 cases
ESPAÑA supera los 55.000 MUERTOS por COVID-19 | RTVE
DIRECTO: Última hora sobre el coronavirus en España
Spain update day 313 - "Unfair, authoritarian, irresponsible"
Spanish Coronavirus Press Conference January 20 2021
Madrid explosion: buildings destroyed and casualties reported in blast
Spain update day 312 - That's a bit cheeky
News Conference Coronavirus Update 1-12-2021 Spanish
Spain's surge gives virus hospital second chance

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