Abrantes | Accident causes 2 deaths and 6 injuries on EN2 (updated)

A collision between a truck and a mixed passenger vehicle forced the closure of Estrada Nacional 2 (EN2) this morning, in Vale de Cortiças, in the municipality of Abrantes. The accident occurred around 6 am, cutting the road for several hours between Rossio and Bemposta. The road was reopened at around 11 am, after the … Read more

At least eight deaths confirmed at Travis Scott’s Astroworld at Houston’s NRG Park | Univision 45 Houston KXLN

Lina Hidalgo, Harris County Judge, said eight people lost their lives and at least 300 had to be treated by paramedics. 23 people were taken to the hospital, 11 suffered cardiac arrest, according to the report. “Our hearts are shattered”, Hidalgo said. “People go to these events looking for a good time, an opportunity to … Read more

Portugal with four more deaths and 1,382 new cases of covid-19

Portugal counts four more deaths this Thursday and 1,382 new cases of covid-19, according to the daily report of the Directorate-General for Health (DGS). Since the beginning of the pandemic, Portugal has registered 18,184 deaths and 1,094,048 cases of infection by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, with 32,480 cases being active today, 542 more than yesterday. The … Read more

“Queen of coloratura”: star soprano Edita Gruberová is dead

Monday, October 18, 2021 “Queen of Coloratura” Star soprano Edita Gruberová is dead Edita Gruberová grew up in a simple family. After studying at the Conservatory in Bratislava, the Slovak soprano is climbing steeply. For decades she has appeared on the major opera stages in Europe. She has now passed away at the age of … Read more

Corona News Ticker: 92 deaths registered nationwide | NDR.de – news

Status: 10/13/2021 7:33 a.m. In the live ticker, NDR.de will inform you today – on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 – about the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic for Lower Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Hamburg. You can see what happened yesterday in the Tuesday’s blog read up. The essentials in brief: Lufthansa pays back aid … Read more

COVID-19 pill reduces deaths and hospitalizations

By Matthew Perrone – The Associated Press The US pharmaceutical Merck & Co. announced on Friday that its experimental pill against COVID-19 was shown to reduce hospitalizations and deaths in half in people recently infected by the coronavirus, so will soon ask the health authorities to authorize its use of emergen. If approved, the Merck … Read more

WHO drastically tightens standards to prevent 7 million deaths

An aerial view shows Bangkok covered in haze in May 2020. Poor air quality has again become a cause for concern in the capital after the pollution control department detected dangerous levels of fine dust particles in the airways. five air quality monitoring stations. PORNPROM SATRABHAYA / BANGKOK POST VIA AFP The World Health Organization … Read more

Portugal registers over 677 cases of Covid-19 and five deaths

PPortugal has added, in the last 24 hours, over 677 new cases and five deaths related to Covid-19, indicates the epidemiological bulletin of the DGS released this Sunday. Compared to yesterday, there is an increase in the number of daily cases of 0.06% and in the number of fatal victims by 0.03%. In total, since … Read more

Affordable rents, deaths of cyclists, Putin’s ‘accomplice’ and climate denier. Fact Check on mutual accusations of candidates to Lisbon – Observer

Strictly speaking, none of the candidates was properly elucidative about this point of the debate. Carlos Moedas was the first to shoot: “What Fernando didn’t say” — when he was talking about housing policies for the city — “is that a T3 on this affordable income costs 800 euros a month”. The Social Democrat hadn’t … Read more

Portugal with decreasing trend of cases, hospitalizations and deaths

Portugal has epidemic activity with “stable downward trend”as well as a “steady to decreasing trend in pressure on health services and mortality from COVID-19“, reveals, this Friday, the report of the ‘red lines’. According to this bulletin released weekly by the INSA and the DGS, the number of new cases of infection per 100,000 inhabitants, … Read more