News Update


Headlines 24.06.2021

Germany News


Germany News Update

 

Coronavirus Update: RKI registers 1008 new cases and 93 deaths in the past day - Incidence Rate down at 6.6 - R value at 0.72

 

Details: https://www.faz.net/aktuell/gesellschaft/gesundheit/coronavirus/1008-neuinfektionen-sieben-tage-inzidenz-sinkt-auf-6-6-17404774.html


Germany News Update

 

Share of Delta Variant almost doubled in a week: According to the Robert Koch Institute, the proportion of the more contagious delta variant of the corona virus has almost doubled in Germany within a week. Younger unvaccinated people could even push the delta proportion to 90 percent across Europe by August.

 

Details: https://www.tagesschau.de/inland/anteil-von-delta-variante-in-deutschland-laut-rki-fast-verdoppelt-101.html


Germany News Update

 

Germany Enters "Achtelfinale" (round of top 16) in UEFA Euro 2020: After a close match with Hungary yesterday, where the match ended as a draw with 2:2, Germany managed to reserve it's place in the next round of matches in the UEFA Euro 2020

 

Details: https://www.tagesschau.de/sport/sportschau/em-deutschland-ungarn-101.html


International News


India News Update

 

India's Daily new COVID-19 case Count at 54,069 in the past day - 6.3% higher than yesterday. Death count in the past 24 hours at 1,321. Active cases decreased by 16,327 in the past 24 hours.

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/coronavirus-54-069-fresh-covid-19-cases-in-india-6-3-higher-than-yesterday-2471131?pfrom=home-coronavirus_coronavirus-topscroll_live


USA News Update

 

Kamala Harris To Visit US-Mexico Border Under Immigration Scrutiny - Kamala Harris's senior advisor Symone Sanders said that the vice president will visit the border city of El Paso, Texas, and will be accompanied by Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas.

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/kamala-harris-to-visit-us-mexico-border-under-immigration-scrutiny-2471063




Headlines 23.06.2021

Germany News


Germany News Update

 

Coronavirus Update: RKI registers 1016 new cases and 51 deaths in the past day - Incidence Rate down at 7.2 - R value at 0.68

 

Details: https://www.faz.net/aktuell/gesellschaft/gesundheit/coronavirus-in-deutschland-rki-registriert-1016-corona-neuinfektionen-17402958.html


Germany News Update

 

Lukashenko attacks Germany sharply because of sanctions - The Belarusian head of state links the West’s punitive measures to the German attack on the Soviet Union 80 years ago. Pointing at German Foreign Minister Maas, he asked whether this was a "legacy of the Nazis".

 

Details: https://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/belarus-lukaschenko-greift-deutschland-wegen-sanktionen-scharf-an-17402935.html


Germany News Update

 

 

UEFA decides - Munich Stadium cannot show solidarity with LGBT community by lighting up in Raindow colors   

 

Details: https://www.tagesschau.de/sport/uefa-zu-regenbogenfarben-103.html


International News


India News Update

 

India's Daily new COVID-19 case Count at 50,848 in the past day - 19% higher than yesterday. Death count in the past 24 hours at 1,358. Active cases decreased by 19,327 in the past 24 hours.

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/coronavirus-50-848-fresh-covid-19-cases-in-india-19-higher-than-yesterday-2470258?pfrom=home-coronavirus_coronavirus-topscroll_live


USA News Update

 

"Delta Variant Greatest Threat To US Pandemic Response": says Top Expert Fauci  - "The transmissibility is unquestionably greater" in the Delta variant than the original variant of COVID-19, Dr Anthony Fauci said, adding that "it is associated with an increased disease severity."

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/delta-variant-greatest-threat-to-us-pandemic-response-top-expert-fauci-2470134?pfrom=home-ndtv_topscroll




Headlines 22.06.2021

Germany News


Germany News Update

 

Coronavirus Update: RKI registers 455 new cases and 77 deaths in the past day - Incidence Rate down at 8.0 - R value at 0.68

 

Details: https://www.faz.net/aktuell/gesellschaft/gesundheit/coronavirus/coronavirus-in-deutschland-sieben-tage-inzidenz-sinkt-auf-8-0-17401248.html


Germany News Update

 

Hospital Summit: Merkel thanks doctors and nurses  for their committment during the pandemic

 

Details: https://www.tagesschau.de/inland/innenpolitik/krankenhausgipfel-101.html


International News


India News Update

 

India's Daily new COVID-19 case Count at 42,640 in the past day - lowest in last 91 days. Death count in the past 24 hours at 1,167. India's daily test positivity rate at 2.56 percent

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/coronavirus-indias-fresh-covid-19-cases-drop-below-50-000-42-640-first-in-91-days-2469375?pfrom=home-coronavirus_coronavirus-topscroll_live


Nepal News Update

 

"Yoga Originated In Nepal, Not India": Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli 

On International Yoga Day,  KP Sharma Oli said Yoga originated in Nepal, not in India. At the time when Yoga came into existence, there was no existence of India; it was divided into factions.

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/international-yoga-day-2021-nepal-prime-minister-kp-sharma-oli-claims-yoga-originated-in-nepal-not-india-2469109?pfrom=home-ndtv_topscroll


USA News Update

 

U.S. shares plan to allocate 55 million vaccines

from its stockpile - At the G7 in the U.K. last week, President Joe Biden announced that the U.S. would purchase and donate 500 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to low and middle-income countries. 

 

Details: https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/us-shares-plan-to-allocate-55-million-vaccines-from-its-stockpile/article34897522.ece




Headlines 21.06.2021

Germany News


Germany News Update

 

Coronavirus Update: RKI registers 346 new cases and 10 deaths in the past day - Incidence Rate down at 8.6

 

Details: https://www.faz.net/aktuell/gesellschaft/gesundheit/coronavirus/coronavirus-in-deutschland-rki-meldet-346-neuinfektionen-17399433.html


Germany News Update

 

The Federal Audit Office has taken the Ministry of Health's mask purchase practice to court. Minister Spahn cannot understand this. In the report from Berlin he defends his "unconventional actions".

 

Details: https://www.tagesschau.de/inland/gesellschaft/corona-spahn-bab-101.html


International News


India News Update

 

India's Daily new COVID-19 case Count at 53,256 in the past day. India's daily test positivity rate at 3.83 percent

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/coronavirus-cases-today-fewest-in-88-days-free-vaccination-expands-to-all-above-18-2468571?pfrom=home-coronavirus_coronavirus-topscroll_live



UK News Update

 

The British government said Sunday it will permit outdoor non-religious wedding ceremonies in England and Wales for the first time, boosting a sector hard-hit by the pandemic

 

Details: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/coronavirus-uk-allows-outdoor-weddings-for-first-time-2468281