Germany’s Covid Deaths Cross 100,000 Mark As Fourth Wave Hits

Covid In Germany: Covid has seen a surge in Germany owing to the Delta variant. Berlin: Germany crossed the sombre threshold of 100,000 COVID-19-related deaths on Thursday with a surge in new infections posing a challenge for the new government. Since the start of the pandemic, 100,119 people have died with the virus in Germany, … Read more

Germany’s Covid Infections Hit New High, Tighter Curbs Planned

Covid In Germany: The seven-day incidence rate rose to 303 from 289 the previous day. Berlin: Germany’s coronavirus infection rate has risen to its highest level since the start of the pandemic, public health figures showed on Monday, as the three parties in talks to form a new government plan an expansion of measures to … Read more

Germany’s 7-Day Covid Incidence Rate Hits Record High

The surge in German cases comes with the country in political limbo. (File) Berlin: Germany’s incidence rate measuring the number of new coronavirus infections per 100,000 people over the last seven days soared to 201.1 on Monday, a record since the pandemic erupted more than a year ago. The figure, published by Germany’s Robert Koch … Read more

With Fourth Wave Raging, Germany Agrees Booster Shots For All

Berlin: Germany’s COVID-19 situation is entering a very difficult period with rising numbers of intensive care patients, health minister Jens Spahn said, as German state leaders warned the country may need a new lockdown unless it takes urgent action. Spahn said he had agreed with regional health ministers that in future everyone should be offered … Read more

Germany Facing “Pandemic Of Unvaccinated”; Authorities Say It’s “Massive”

Germany has been grappling with a fourth wave of Covid-19 cases in recent weeks. (File) Berlin: Germany is experiencing a “massive” pandemic of the unvaccinated, Health Minister Jens Spahn said Wednesday, calling for tougher action to tame a resurgence in Covid cases. “We are currently experiencing mainly a pandemic of the unvaccinated and it is … Read more

“Recklessness”: Germany’s Angela Merkel Sounds Alarm At Covid Resurgence

Merkel admitted at being “very saddened” that 3 million 60+ Germans have still not had the jab. (File) Frankfurt: Chancellor Angela Merkel sounded the alarm on Saturday over the return of a “certain recklessness” as Covid-19 infection and death rates climb in Germany. Increasing numbers of hospitals admissions with coronavirus “worry me a lot”, Merkel … Read more