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Spain sees slight hike in daily virus toll with 378 deaths

Spain’s daily virus toll rose slightly on Saturday with 378 people dying, the government said a day after the country registered its lowest number of fatalities in four weeks. The number was slightly higher than Friday’s figure of 367, hiking the overall death toll in Spain to 22,902, the third-highest figure in the world after […]

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Coronavirus death toll tops 110,000 in Europe

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The death toll from the novel coronavirus in Europe has passed 110,000, according to figures compiled by AFP from official sources by 0920 GMT on Wednesday. With 110,192 people dead from 1,246,840 cases registered, Europe is the hardest hit continent by the pandemic that has killed 177,368 people around the world. […]

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Spain sees sharp drop in daily virus death toll

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Spain registered a sharp drop in its daily death toll from the new coronavirus on Sunday, with the number falling to 410 from 565. The total number of fatalities in Spain, the third hardest-hit country in the world after the US and Italy, has reached 20,453, the health ministry said. “It’s […]

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Global death toll from coronavirus tops 75,000

The coronavirus pandemic has killed more than 75,000 people worldwide, the majority of them in Europe, since it emerged in China in December, according to a tally compiled by AFP from official sources at 0945 GMT on Tuesday. A total of 75,538 deaths have been recorded, including 53,928 in Europe, the continent worst hit by […]

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US virus death toll exceeds official China tally

The number of deaths in the United States from coronavirus has surpassed those reported by China, where the pandemic began in December, according to a toll published on Tuesday by Johns Hopkins University. There have been 3,415 deaths in the US from the virus, the Baltimore-based university said, more than the 3,309 reported officially in […]

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Coronavirus death toll climbs to almost 1,900

Coronavirus death toll climbs to almost 1,900 with more than 73,000 cases recorded across the world – including nearly 1,000 OUTSIDE of China Ninety-nine per cent of cases of the SARS-CoV-2 infection have been in China Most of the cases recorded in China have been in the deserted Hubei province  The Diamond Princess cruise has […]