Last minute of the covid | Andalusia, Murcia, Asturias and CyL score death records

The coronavirus pandemic already surpasses 48 million cases all over the planet, while deathly victims they have exceeded 1.22 million, according to the balance updated to this Thursday by Johns Hopkins University, the body that records the data on the extent of the disease.

Total, 48,107,322 people have contracted the virus, of which more than half are in the three most affected countries —United States, India and Brazil—, while the fatalities are already 1,225,463. Specifically, India has exceeded 8.3 million this Wednesday and the US is walking towards 10 million confirmed positives.

In terms of global recoveries, they are already somewhat more than 31.9 million people those that have managed to overcome covid-19, the respiratory disease caused by the virus. India tops the list, with more than 7.65 million patients cured, as of this Wednesday.

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17.06 – CASTILLA Y LEÓN | From this Friday, the community will close the hotel and restaurant establishments, shopping centers, establishments of more than 2,500 square meters and sports centers from 00.00 hours and initially for 14 calendar days.

17.06 – MURCIA | The Government of Melilla has announced that it will extend the night confinement from November 9 and is preparing a new package of measures to reduce the stay on public roads "to the minimum expression", as well as groups of people who are not living together and the closure of activities that are not considered essential.

16:05 – ASTURIAS | Asturias registered yesterday 22 deaths between 63 and 95 years by covid-19, new daily record of deaths since the start of the pandemic, the Government of the Principality reported this Thursday. The previous daily record of deaths had been registered on November 2, with 18, while the maximum of the first wave was 13, on April 17. In addition, Asturias recorded yesterday a rebound in the number of cases of coronavirus diagnosed by adding 429 new positives, 138 more than the previous day, according to data provided by the Ministry of Health, which has reported that there are 33 active outbreaks, 16 of them detected in the last week, totaling 531 cases.

15:54 – The job Linked to tourist activities has fallen by 16% in the third quarter of 2020 compared to the same period last year, to 2,379,053 employed workers, which represents 453,568 fewer employees, according to data from the Labor Force Survey (EPA) released by Turespaña. In this quarter, the Spanish economy registered 697,000 fewer employed persons than in the same quarter of the previous year, of which 65% correspond to activities characteristic of tourism.

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15:48 – The 'Minister' of the Interior of the Generalitat, Miquel Sàmper, explained this Thursday that the Mossos d'Esquadra and the local police of Catalonia have fined 15,258 people and 330 establishments in the last three weeks for violating the restrictions imposed to contain the coronavirus.

15:20 – From 00:00 on this Friday until 00:00 on Tuesday, November 10, the entry and exit of the region will be limited again, in order to contain the infections that could increase due to the mobility that could occur due to the holiday de La Almudena, which is celebrated on November 9.

15:00 – The president of the Xunta de Galicia, Alberto Núñez Feijóo, has defended this Thursday that regional officials adopt measures to try to stop the second wave of covid-19 without waiting for the central government because "there is no criterion or common denominator" on many issues.

14:52 – The counselor of the Presidency and spokesperson of the Board of Castile and Leon, Francisco Igea, and the Minister of Health, Verónica Casado, have warned a "certain containment" in the expansion of the virus in the Community since the implementation of the curfew on October 24, despite what the incidence "continues being high "so the Board is considering maintaining it as of November 9, the date on which the current rule ends, and until there is a" sustained decline. "

CyL recognizes the benefits of the curfew and considers extending it from the 9th until there is a "sustained" decrease in infections

14:37 – The 'minister' of Economic Model, Tourism and Work of Balearics, Iago Negueruela, has assured this Thursday that the Government of the Illes is working to achieve control of ports and airports and the request of PCR at origin to reopen tourism at the beginning of the next season.

14:36 ​​- The president of the Community of Madrid, Isabel Diaz Ayuso, has proposed this Thursday that the students of Nursing, Medicine or Pharmacy of the last courses can be trained to do rapid antigen tests.

The thing in Madrid with the antigen tests is a savagery, but they are going well

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14:33 – The Zalacaín restaurant in Madrid was the first Spanish gastronomic temple to achieve three Michelin stars. A gastronomic reference and culinary temple of the times of the Transition, the economic "tsunami" derived from the coronavirus has swept it away after almost 50 years of history.

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It closed, like the rest of the hotel business, during the state of alarm; It tried to survive with the food delivery service, but it never reopened and finally the property, the La Finca business group, has decided to request bankruptcy and go directly to liquidation, as 'Vozpópuli' has advanced.

14:27 – The Civil Guard of Jaén Investigating a man in court proceedings who allegedly did not respect the medical order to confine himself after testing positive and did not notify relatives who also tested positive.

The Government Sub-delegation has reported on this case and explained that the man, who lives in the vicinity of the capital, is accused of a crime of reckless injury.

14:21 – EXTREMADURA | The rate of income in Estremadura As a consequence of the covid-19 it is 6% in this second wave of the pandemic, compared to the 23 percent that accumulated in the first. With this, there are currently 390 admissions to acute beds in Extremadura and 35 admissions to ICU beds as a result of the coronavirus.

14:11 – MURCIA | The Region of Murcia has registered 835 new cases of coronavirus and 16 new deaths from covid-19 in the last 24 hours, the highest number in the entire pandemic. They are eight men and eight women, seven of them from Molina de Segura, five from Murcia, three from Campos del Río and one from Cartagena.

Murcia registers 16 new deaths from covid-19 in the last 24 hours, the highest figure in the entire pandemic

14:01 – CASTILLA Y LEÓN | Castilla y León has a total of 96,595 positives for coronavirus, 1,355 of them new, according to data provided by the Ministry of Health.

Statistics for this Thursday also register 35 deaths in hospitals, a record for the second wave, while the total in this area is 2,998 deaths. For its part, hospital discharges of patients who were admitted with covid-19 now reach 13,830, after adding another 190.

13:59 – The president of La Rioja, Concha Andreu, announced this Thursday that her Government, starting next week and with the help of a group of trackers, "will knock door to door" to citizens who are quarantined by covid-19 to check that this measure is fulfilled "correctly".

The Riojan president, Concha Andreu. (EFE)

Andreu has made this announcement in his appearance in the plenary session of the regional Parliament to report on the situation of covid-19 and the measures of his Government to stop the pandemic, in a community that has extended its perimeter confinement and other measures until 29 of November in the face of healthcare pressure and having a cumulative incidence at 14 days of 764 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.

La Rioja will call "door to door" to citizens quarantined by covid-19


13:55 – The Ministry of Health of Poland reported more than 27,100 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hours on Thursday, a new record that comes a day after the prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, admit that after the imposition of the latest restrictions, the "next step" is home confinement.

13:51 – LAST HOUR | Madrid City Council foresees an "increase in pressure" on the capital's social services "over the next few weeks", for which it has allocated "more personnel" – 200 workers – and "more budget to respond to these social demands."

This was indicated in a press conference after the Governing Board the municipal government spokeswoman, Inmaculada Sanz, who has pointed out that "next year will be tremendously complicated." "We are willing to make the efforts that are necessary," he said immediately afterward.

13:29 – The Xunta de Galicia defends the extension of the mobility restriction to 60 Galician municipalities, including the seven large cities, to "contain the irradiation" of covid-19 to other places bordering the delimited territorial scope and "control the transmission of the disease".

Galicia closes non-essential activities for 60% of its population


13:26 – NAVARRA | Navarra detected yesterday 420 new positive cases of infection by covid-19, according to data provided by the Institute of Public and Labor Health of Navarra, after performing 4,359 tests in the public health system —3,297 PCR and 1,062 antigen tests—, with 9.6% positive .

13:25 – The Contentious-Administrative Court number 2 of Cáceres has confirmed the first sanction, of 601 euros, appealed in the Extremadura courts for skip confinement during the state of alarm declared last March.

12:55 – EUSKADI | Basque Country has detected this past Wednesday 1,461 new positives in coronavirus, which is 36 more than the previous day, and raises the positivity rate to 10%, almost one point more than in the previous day. In addition, 76 people with coronavirus entered the ward and 111 patients remain in the ICUs of Basque hospitals, four more than the previous day.

Passengers with masks on a San Sebastián city bus. (EFE)

As reported by the Basque Department of Health, throughout this past Wednesday there were 14,668 PCR tests and for antigens, below the 15,611 diagnostic tests performed the previous day, of which 1,461 were positive, compared to 1,425 the previous day. In this way, the positivity rate has risen almost one point, from 9.1% to 10%.

12:51 – LAST MINUTE | The president of the Government, Pedro Sanchez, has defended this Thursday that the vaccination campaign against the coronavirus "could be ready" within six months, in May, coinciding with the end of the state of alarm that the central Executive implemented two weeks ago and whose extension was ratified by the Congress of the Deputies.

Sánchez now says that the first vaccine campaigns will not arrive until May

Victor Romero. Valencia

"The new vaccines They could be ready for that moment, accompanying the change of season, and that will help us to progressively recover that new normality, "stressed the Chief Executive.

12:36 – The president of the Generalitat Valenciana, Ximo Puig, has asked this Thursday that, in the face of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, the autonomous communities act as what they are, as a State, and guided only by the "general interest", because it is not possible to be in the "permanent complaint" .

12:27 – The Galician hoteliers They will support mobilizations against the closure of the sector and to demand aid, as they have explained to Europa Press from the different associations consulted. In addition, they have confirmed that they are finalizing the call for a protest at the regional level, pending ratification of the day, while they have requested a meeting with the president of the Xunta, Alberto Núñez Feijóor.

Galicia closes non-essential activities for 60% of its population


12:17 – The president of the Government, Pedro Sanchez, has claimed this Thursday that Spain needs in the next six months "the same collective discipline" as in the first wave of the covid-19 pandemic to return to "defeat" the virus, as was achieved in the first stage.

According to Sánchez, Spain needs "the same collective discipline" in the next six months as in the first wave of the covid-19 pandemic

The president stressed, during the presentation in Valencia of the Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan of the Spanish Economy, that the covid "does not understand ideologies or borders", and that it is necessary to act with the same effort and the same "moral of victory "with which the virus was defeated in the first stage.

12:11 – MADRID | Coronavirus cases have decreased in the Madrid's community They have fallen more than 60 percent compared to the maximum peak of the pandemic in this second wave, which took place the week of September 14 to 20, and in the last 15 days they have fallen more than 25 percent.

The Minister of Health of the Community of Madrid, Enrique Ruiz Escudero. (EFE)

This is how the Minister of Health has stated, Enrique Ruiz Escudero placeholder image, in the Plenary of the Assembly, where it has defended that they have "monitored each basic health area of ​​the Community of Madrid, each health center and each hospital", and this allows them "to have information at the moment, very detailed and very precise for decision making".

12:01 – Germán Hernández is one of the three owners of the restaurant Paca House, the largest in Salamanca, with capacity for 180 people. This Friday, like the rest of the hoteliers in Castilla y León, it will have to close its doors to the public for a minimum of 14 days, although it believes there will be many more.

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The drama of the second wave for a Salamanca hotelier: "If you don't work, you don't pay taxes"

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12:00 – The unions of the Penitentiary Center of Seville II, in Morón de la Frontera, they have asked the management for special measures because there are 21 professionals in quarantine for coronavirus, a disease that has caused the confinement of 166 prisoners of the thousand that are in that prison.

Detected an outbreak of coronavirus in the Lleida prison with 36 positives

Europa Press

11:54 – The Greek Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, decreed this Thursday the confinement of the entire country until the end of the month before the uncontrolled advance of the second wave of the covid-19 pandemic.

Greece relents and orders national confinement throughout November


11:45 – CANTABRIA | Cantabria has added three new deaths from coronavirus in the last hours, an 85-year-old woman and two 89 and 92-year-old men, bringing the total to 260 since the pandemic began.

11:34 – ANDALUSIA | Andalusia register this thursday 60 deaths from coronavirus, the highest number of deaths in 24 hours in the second wave, according to data from the Andalusian Institute of Statistics and Cartography (IECA), which records 3,770 positives, significantly higher than the 2,363 of the day before but lower than the 5,202 of Thursday of last week.

Andalusia adds 60 deaths, the highest figure of the second wave, and 3,770 infections in 24 hours

Europa Press

The 60 deaths of this day represent the higher death toll from the second wave after 52 deaths were recorded this Wednesday, a figure only surpassed by the 54 deaths reached on October 27 and 31.

11:31 – GALICIA | Coronavirus patients hospitalized in Galicia They have increased to 577, which is 14 more than those registered this Wednesday, but those admitted to the ICU have fallen by one, which stands at 79.

Coronavirus patients hospitalized in Galicia have increased to 577

This is reflected in the data updated this Thursday on the website of the Ministry of Health with figures until 6:00 p.m. this Wednesday, in which it is established that there are 498 people with covid-19 hospitalized in conventional units and 79 in units of critics.

11:16 – The president of the Community of Madrid, Isabel Diaz Ayuso, has advanced that the Ministry of Health will approve tomorrow an order with new measures to "make November an even safer month."

Madrid will impose new measures tomorrow for "an even safer November"

Europa Press

This has been transferred in the Plenary of the Madrid Assembly, in response to a question from the PP spokesman, Alfonso Serrano. In this sense, he has emphasized that the regional government works in a path that they believe is "paying off" and they will continue to do so.

11:06 – The spokesperson and counselor for Culture and Language Policy of the Basque government, Bingen Zupiria, has warned this Thursday that the levels of contagion of the coronavirus in Euskadi are "very high and serious" and has predicted that hospital pressure will become "more noticeable and harsher" in a few weeks.

In an interview with Euskadi Irratia, he explained that, firstly, the Department of Health analyzes the expansion of covid-19 and the increase in infections, which are at "very high and serious" levels.

11:00 – The Minister of Transport, Mobility and Infrastructure of the Community of Madrid, Angel Garrido, has defended maintaining the perimeter closure of the region "for more days" and has asked to "save" the Christmas campaign, as it may be "the last chance" for many businesses.

"What we are proposing is that strong measures be taken in addition to those already being taken that are working, such as the Madrid perimeter closure, which has worked over the weekend and that it is maintained for more days, "said the counselor in an interview on TVE.

10:34 – CATALONIA | The pandemic rebounds in Catalonia, with more than 5,000 infections and 66 deaths in 24 hours. The speed of spread of the coronavirus (Rt) in the community continues to slow down, although it does so more slowly, and this Thursday it stood at 0.95, only one hundredth less than the day before.

Coronavirus infections rebound in Catalonia: more than 5,000 in 24 hours and 66 deaths


Today, the 'Minister' of Health of the Generalitat, Alba Vergés, has ruled out lifting the curfew after 15 days of its application in Catalonia to control the incidence of the disease and added, in an interview on Ràdio 4: "We are on the road but now we must not run."

10:14 – The daily balance of the covid-19 pandemic in India It has once again exceeded the threshold of 50,000 cases on Thursday, a figure that has not been recorded since October 25 and that coincides with the record of positives detected in the state of Delhi, where the capital is located.

PCR testing in New Delhi, India. (EFE)

Specifically, in the last 24 hours they have been incorporated into the national balance 50,210 new cases, to a total of more than 8,360,000 since the start of the pandemic. More than 92 percent of these patients have recovered, but 124,315 have lost their lives, 704 more than on Wednesday.

10:04 – Navarra has registered 413 new cases of covid-19 this Wednesday after having performed 4,359 PCR and antigen tests. It represents a rise in cases compared to the 340 detected the previous day.

The 413 new cases yesterday represent a positivity rate of 9.5 percent, half a point more than the rate provided the previous day, of 9 percent, as reported by the Regional Government.

09:59 – The president of the Popular Party, Pablo Casado, would be willing to support a new home confinement if an autonomous community or the Government consider that the virus is "absolutely uncontrolled in an area and it must be confined."

The opposition leader would support this exceptional measure, as he did in the first wave, but only if it is marked by medical and scientific criteria, as pointed out last night in an interview with TRECE TV.

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09:36 – Portugal remains awaiting a new state of emergency while its infections by coronavirus continue to increase and has detected a significant rebound in the number of daily deaths on Wednesday. Specifically, yesterday registered 59 deaths from covid-19, which is a record compared to the previous highest figure, 46.

The PP would support a home confinement if the virus is out of control


09:31 – And in the United Kingdom, specifically in England, a new lockdown has come into effect today that will have to last until December, just when the worst death figures from the coronavirus are recorded since last May. However, the British Government has wanted to relax the spirits and assures that this second confinement will not be so harmful for the economy.

The United Kingdom registered 492 deaths, the highest daily figure since May 19 – when 500 were notified – and now adds a total of 47,742 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.

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Celia Maza. London

09:25 – In Italy, where the figures are also increasing worryingly, the mayor of Rome, Virginia Raggi, has announced that he has tested positive for coronavirus and that he is well and without symptoms.

09:23 – The expansion of the pandemic has hit almost all of Europe and countries that did not suffer so much in the first wave, such as Germany, where another record has been set once again, accounting for almost 20,000 new cases and 118 deaths in the last 24 hours , compared to 17,214 infections and 151 deaths from the previous day.

A sign advertises the 'take away' service of a Berlin restaurant. (EFE)

With the new data, the balance of the pandemic in German territory rises to 597,583 people infected and 10,930 fatalities. More than half of the accumulated cases correspond to three states: North Rhine-Westphalia (153,766), Bavaria (119,505) and Baden-Württemberg (90,734), while Berlin, the capital, registers 35,971 cases.

09:20 – Brazil This Wednesday has registered 610 new deaths from coronavirus and 23,900 infections from the same disease in the last 24 hours, according to data provided by the country's Ministry of Health.

09:18 – With more than 100,000 infections detected in the last 24 hours, USA he has broken his own record for daily infections the day after election day.

The US breaks its record for daily infections the day after election day


09:08 – The autonomous communities continue to push restrictive measures to deal with the contagion escalation of coronavirus. In this sense, the Asturian Government will make public this Thursday a document in which will "earnestly" ask the population to confine itself in their homes and that they only go out on the streets for questions related to work, education or the purchase of basic products.

Asturias asks the population to self-confine and will establish strips for walks and exercise

Europa Press

09:02 – ARAGON | Positive cases of covid-19 have increased to 1,057 in 24 hours, 243 more than those notified on Tuesday, according to the provisional data published in the Transparency Portal of the autonomous government and corresponding to this Wednesday.

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The confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic amount to 62,375 and 38,999 people in total have overcome the disease, while the deceased amount to 1,777. By provinces, 772 of the new cases correspond to Zaragoza, 175 to Huesca and 89 to Teruel.

Of all the cases, in 685 the place of contagion is unknown, 229 are located at home and 65 in the workplace. The social health centers center 18 cases and the health centers 8, while another 52 cases correspond to other areas. The fatality rate is 3.9% and the death rate is 12.5 per 10,000 inhabitants.

A health worker performs a nasal sampling for a PCR. (EFE)

09:00 – Good Morning! Spain continues to fight to contain the coronavirus pandemic and the autonomous communities seek to restrict movements and activities to control the spread. Yesterday afternoon the Ministry of Health updated its data and added 1,623 deaths and 25,042 more infections to the total count of victims of the covid-19 disease.