Merkel warns of ‘difficult winter’ as German coronavirus cases hit new high

Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Germans to expect a “difficult winter” as the country’s daily coronavirus…

Italy’s daily coronavirus cases hit new record, infections in Lombardy soar

Italy has registered a record 24,991 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, the health…

Shedding virus slump, Toyota’s global output rose 11.7% in September to hit record high

Nagoya – Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday its global production in September hit a record high…

France locks down, Germany closes down, as virus cases hit record – Raw Story

France announced a new month-long national lockdown and Germany imposed drastic new curbs on people’s daily…

How badly has the north of England been hit by Covid-19? | UK news

On Monday night 55 Conservative MPs – led by former “northern powerhouse” minister Jake Berry – wrote…

Hit by pandemic, Japan restaurant chains begin offering two brands in one store

As the coronavirus pandemic takes a heavy toll on the restaurant industry, some chain operators have…

Trump, Biden hit battleground Pennsylvania amid pandemic

ALLENTOWN, PA. — U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden zeroed in on the…

Belgium could hit Covid-19 hospital capacity in 15 days, as it tightens restrictions in the face of growing cases — RT World News

Belgium could run out of beds in intensive care units (ICUs) within the next two weeks…

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…

US COVID-19 deaths could hit 500,000 by February, researchers say | US & Canada

The death toll from COVID-19 in the United States could exceed 500,000 by February unless nearly…

France becomes 2nd W. European state to hit 1mn Covid cases, as Macron warns we’ll live with the virus till next summer — RT World News

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in France has crossed the million mark, with President Emmanuel…

Italy’s Covid cases hit new record with one region set for lockdown

Italy’s Campania region, based on the southern city of Naples, said on Friday it would impose…

France renames coronavirus app in attempt to boost downloads as cases hit highest in Europe

France has renamed its coronavirus contact-tracing app in an attempt to boost downloads and slow down…

US COVID-19 hospitalisations hit two-month peak

WISCONSIN: The number of COVID-19 patients in US hospitals hit 40,000 for the first time since…

Spain first in western Europe to hit 1 million virus cases

BARCELONA, SPAIN — Spain became the first country in western Europe to accumulate more than 1…

Spain 1st in western Europe to hit 1 million virus cases

MADRID – Spain has become the first country in western Europe to accumulate more than 1…

‘It has hit us with a vengeance’: Virus surges again across the U.S.

As the coronavirus races across the country, it has reached every corner of a nursing home…

New grad job offer cancellations hit nine-year high in Japan amid pandemic

The number of new graduate’s job offers that have been canceled has topped 200 for the…

Covid-19 contact forces French First Lady Brigitte Macron to self-isolate, as infections in France hit record high — RT World News

France’s First Lady Brigitte Macron will go into isolation for seven days after coming into contact…

IMF: Nearly all Mideast economies hit by pandemic recession

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The coronavirus pandemic has pushed nearly all Mideast nations into the…

Italy daily COVID-19 cases hit record high as government eyes new measures

MILAN, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Italy registered 11,705 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, the health ministry…

Hard hit by virus, airlines push for tests over quarantines

FRANKFURT – What will it take to get people flying again? International air traffic is down…

Global coronavirus cases hit highest level yet with 400,000 infections a day as UN warns world is ‘failing the test’

GLOBAL coronavirus infections have surged to their highest ever daily total as the UN warned the…

More than 1000 current and former CDC staff hit out at Trump coronavirus response

More than 1,000 current and former staff at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have…

UK’s daily Covid-19 deaths could hit hundreds in just over a week, scientists warn

Around 47,000 Covid-19 infections are occurring daily across England, with deaths expected to hit 240 to…

COVID-19 cases hit records in Europe, surpassing the United States per capita

Coronavirus infections in Europe set records this week, overtaking the number of cases in the United…

France hit by biggest ever covid spike with 30,621 new coronavirus cases as second wave smashes Europe

FRANCE is reeling after its biggest ever covid spike – recording 30,621 new coronavirus cases in…

Covid-19 cases hit records in Europe, surpassing the United States

The World Health Organization is seeing “exponential increases” in daily cases in Europe, said Hans Kluge,…

Fading US stimulus hopes, rising virus cases hit global shares | Europe News

Global shares slipped on Thursday as investors locked in recent gains amid rising concerns about resurgent…

Austria boosts climate spending despite COVID-19 hit

VIENNA: Austria will devote €17 billion (US$20 billion) to greening its rail network despite a historic budget…