COVID-19: Italy’s daily toll rises to 636, but new cases fall sharply

COVID-19: Italy’s daily toll rises to 636, but new cases fall sharply

ROME: Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy rose by 636 on Monday (Apr 6), more than 100 higher than the previous daily tally of 525, the Civil Protection Agency said, but the number of new cases fell sharply. The total death toll since the outbreak came to light on Feb¬†21 came to 16,523, the […]
France reports lowest daily virus toll in a week, total now 8,078

France reports lowest daily virus toll in a week, total now 8,078

PARIS:¬†France on Sunday (Apr 5) reported 357 coronavirus deaths in hospital in 24 hours, the lowest daily increase in a week, bringing the country’s toll to 8,078. The tally included 5,889 patients who died in hospital and 2,189 people in old age homes and other...
Spain’s COVID-19 death toll rises by 674 but pace keeps slowing

Spain’s COVID-19 death toll rises by 674 but pace keeps slowing

MADRID: The rate of new coronavirus infections and deaths in Spain slowed again on Sunday (Apr 5) as the country, suffering from one of the world’s worst outbreaks of the pandemic, began its fourth week under a near-total lockdown. Deaths from the highly...
Daily COVID-19 death toll in France slows to 441

Daily COVID-19 death toll in France slows to 441

PARIS: A total of 441 people died from coronavirus infections in France over the past 24 hours, down from a high of 588 the previous day, the health ministry director said on Saturday (Apr 4). The death toll in French hospitals and nursing homes since the start of the...