Daily Archives: May 24, 2020

Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 431 to 178,281

Berlin: The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 431 to 178,281, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Sunday.   The reported death toll rose by 31 to 8,247, the tally showed, according to a Reuters report.     Source: Bahrain News Agency

New York Times fills front page with names of virus dead

New York: The New York Times has filled the front page of its Sunday edition with the names of those who have died from the novel coronavirus, said dpa international.   All of the usual articles, photographs and graphics were replaced by the list of names and excerpts from their obituaries to memorialize the dead

Russia reports 153 coronavirus deaths, highest daily toll yet

Moscow:  Russia on Sunday reported 153 coronavirus deaths over the previous 24 hours, the epidemic’s highest daily toll, raising total fatalities to 3,541, the country’s coronavirus crisis response centre said.   It also said 8,599 new cases had been documented, fewer than on the previous day, pushing the nationwide tally of infections to 344,481, said