Poll: Skepticism Amongst Americans Over Coronavirus Death Count Is Growing

The survey showed 44% of Americans visited friends and relatives in the past week, but only 18% said that they wore a face mask at all times and only 23% reported they maintained a 6- foot distance at all times. As many as 62% of Americans report wearing face masks when leaving the home, the […]

UK coronavirus cases jump AGAIN as rolling average tops 800 for first time in a month but officials record 89 more deaths and separate data shows the number of weekly fatalities is the lowest since BEFORE lockdown

THE INVASION OF ‘CHELSEA-ON-SEA’  The mayor of an upmarket coastal town dubbed ‘Chelsea-on-Sea’ today urged visitors to ‘show a bit of respect’ and follow social distancing rules after the normal population surged by 1,000 per cent amid a staycation boom.

Has Iran LIED about its Covid-19 death toll? Government’s ‘own records’ show 42,000 people have died — TRIPLE the 14,000 officially recorded

The health ministry has said that the country’s reports to the World Health Organization are ‘transparent’ and ‘far from any deviations’. Pictured, Muslims perform Eid al-Adha prayer Imamzadeh Panj Tan Tomb despite the announcement of the government banning the mass prayers due to coronavirus in Tehran on July 31

Trump on coronavirus death toll: ‘It is what it is’

“It’s surely a relevant statistic to say if the U.S. has X population and X percentage of death of that population vs. South Korea,” Swan said, citing reporting from Seoul showing 300 deaths out of the country’s population of 51 million.

20 deaths, 488 fresh infections in Punjab

Ludhiana district again led the death as well as patient tally with six fatalities and 142 infections. Jalandhar district recorded two deaths and 34 new infections on Tuesday. Health officials said a 31-year-old man of Mastar Tara Singh Nagar and 66-year-old man from Dhan Mohalla died of Covid-19 in the district. Among the 34 new […]

COVID-19 August 4 Highlights: Maharashtra reports 300 deaths in last 24 hours; Mumbai’s doubling rate now at 80 days

Mumbai: Maharashtra recorded 7,760 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking the state’s COVID-19 tally to 4,57,956. Also, 300 people succumbed to the infection, taking the death toll due to COVID-19 in the state to 16,142 and the fatality rate to 3.52 per cent, as per the latest information shared by the state health department. Here […]

Judge orders that NY ballots on House primaries be counted

“Weeks ago I called for all of these ballots to be counted,” Maloney said. “Although the number involved cannot possibly affect the outcome of my primary election, which I won by a significant margin, I am happy that voters in my district will have their votes counted notwithstanding the Postal Services mistake.”

Britain’s coronavirus cases rise again to a SIX-WEEK high: Officials record 938 more infections but only around 100 a day are being hospitalised as health chiefs post nine more deaths

Official figures show the worst-hit area of the capital is currently Hackney and the City of London, with 19.4 cases diagnosed for every 100,000 people between July 25 and 31. It is a lower rate than that of seven of ten boroughs in Greater Manchester, which was last week hit by tough new lockdown measures […]

Texas doesn’t report COVID-19 case count amid system upgrade

For most people, the coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough that clear up in two to three weeks. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia and death. The vast majority of people recover.

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 89 in 25% drop on same day last week

Analysis by the Office for National Statistics shows England had “the longest continuous period of excess mortality of any country” which led to the country having the “highest levels of excess mortality in Europe for the period as a whole.”