Coronavirus live ticker: +++ 11:55 RKI: Stay vigilant despite stabilization +++

In the latest situation report, the Robert Koch Institute reports that the number of cases has stabilized. “The increase in the number of cases reported since mid-July has stabilized in the last week,” write the experts. The increase in the number of infections in the past few weeks was particularly evident in western federal states. … Read more

Coronavirus live ticker: +++ 01:45 More players from Paris St. Germain tested positive +++

Friday, September 04, 2020 At the French soccer champions Paris St. Germain, three other players tested positive for the corona virus. PSG only reported three cases on Wednesday; according to the sports daily L’Equipe, the Brazilian superstar Neymar was among those affected. According to L’Equipe, after the Champions League final against Bayern Munich, several PSG … Read more

Coronavirus live ticker: +++ 04:05 Czech health chief infected +++

Thursday, September 03, 2020 The top health officer in the Czech Republic, Jarmila Razova, has been infected with the corona virus. The epidemiologist with the rank of deputy minister is in quarantine at home. This is announced by the Ministry of Health in Prague. The 58-year-old appeared on a political talk show on Czech television … Read more

Coronavirus live ticker: +++ 05:19 Study shows a decrease in heart attacks and strokes +++

Was it a concern about an impending overload in the health system or a fear of infection? At the beginning of the pandemic in Germany, fewer people with certain serious illnesses were hospitalized as emergencies than usual. According to figures from the health insurance company DAK-Gesundheit, around 25 percent fewer people with a heart attack … Read more

Coronavirus live ticker: +++ 07:50 India reports the highest daily increase in new infections worldwide +++

India has reported the highest increase in new infections in a day since the outbreak of the corona pandemic. The authorities there said 78,761 cases of infection were registered in the South Asian country within 24 hours. No other country has so far recorded so many in just one day. On July 16, the USA … Read more