Coronavirus: Weather bulletins should feature COVID infection rates to curb pandemic, some experts say | UK News

Experts and a cross-party group of MPs are backing a plan to have daily coronavirus figures read out with weather reports as part of a scheme to help curb the … Read More

Italy is shutting cinemas, swimming pools and gyms from Monday in a further attempt to curb the rapid rise in coronavirus infections. : worldnews

This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 76%. (I’m a bot) Spain on Sunday agreed a nationwide “State of alarm”, which provides the legal basis for … Read More

Coronavirus: Poland’s president tests positive for COVID-19 as new cases in the country hit a record high | World News

Poland’s President Andrzej Duda has tested positive for COVID-19. His spokesperson Blazej Spychalski tweeted that the conservative leader received the result after taking a test on Friday. Mr Spychalski says … Read More

Coronavirus: Falling rates in university areas could be hiding a wider outbreak in cities, analysis shows | Science & Tech News

Falling rates of COVID-19 among students could be masking an underlying epidemic, research by Sky News has revealed. The Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham said this week that Tier 3 … Read More

Coronavirus: People told to self-isolate stopped from claiming £500 grant by flaw in contact tracing app | UK News

People told to isolate by the contact-tracing app are not able to claim government financial support, Sky News has learned, raising fears that low-paid workers will be forced to choose … Read More

Coronavirus: France considers extending COVID state of emergency until mid-February | World News

France’s government is considering extending its state of emergency until 16 February next year. Government spokesperson Gabriel Attal also said several more regions of the country will enter red-alert status, … Read More

Coronavirus: Ireland considers going back into full national lockdown for six weeks | World News

Ireland’s government is considering going back into a full national lockdown for six weeks, Sky News understands. The lockdown, which would put the country on it’s highest coronavirus alert level … Read More

Europe coronavirus: Leaders face off against regional authorities as second wave engulfs continent

Cities in the UK, France, Spain are resisting centralized efforts to impose tighter regulations, with days of tense negotiations ongoing as infections increase. In the northern English city of Manchester, … Read More

Coronavirus: Intensive care units in Europe could reach capacity in weeks – WHO | World News

Intensive care units in Europe could reach maximum capacity in weeks amid surging numbers of coronavirus cases, the World Health Organisation has warned. To try to curb the disease, France … Read More