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#Death Toll

# death-toll - Friday 28 August, 2020

Debunked: It's false to claim Irish and Italian death tolls are 'miscalculated' and 'inflated' by up to 90%

Variations of the same post have been widely shared on Facebook.

# death-toll - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

US coronavirus death toll hits 150,000

The figure is by far the highest in the world.

# death-toll - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Brazil digs up bones to make space in graveyards for Covid-19 victims as death toll hits almost 42,000

The country now has the second highest death toll from Covid-19 behind the United States.

# death-toll - Thursday 4 June, 2020

UK warned to brace for 'many job losses' as deaths pass 50,000

Boris Johnson said the UK government will take an ‘interventionist’ approach to support the economy.

# death-toll - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Covid-19 death toll in US has surpassed 100,000

The news comes as only half of Americans said they would be willing to get vaccinated if scientists are successful in developing a vaccine.

# death-toll - Sunday 17 May, 2020

New virus deaths in Spain fall to two-month low under 100

Spain last Monday began a three-phase plan to end lockdowns for half the country by the end of June.

# death-toll - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Total UK deaths 'now 50,000 above average'

Official statistics have recorded 50,841 more deaths up to May compared to the five-year average.

# death-toll - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Johnson 'will act with extreme caution' when easing restrictions as UK death toll tops 31,500

Members of the public have been warned not to “throw away” their hard work amid reports of large crowds enjoying the good weather outdoors.

# death-toll - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

More than 30,000 people have now died from Covid-19 in the UK

The UK has the highest death toll in Europe, and the second highest globally behind the US.

# death-toll - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

New figures show UK has the highest Covid-19 death toll across Europe

The figures are based on all mentions of Covid-19 on a death certificate, including suspected Covid-19.

# death-toll - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Spain's daily virus death toll drops to 288 - the country's lowest in a month

Spain’s death toll is 23,190.

# death-toll - Saturday 18 April, 2020

UK Covid-19 death toll climbs past 15,000 as charity warns care home deaths may be over 7,000

The care home figure is more than five times higher than the UK government’s estimate earlier this week.

# death-toll - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Death toll from US tornado outbreak rises to at least 34

The storms claimed lives in at least six states.

# death-toll - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Britain records 917 new deaths in 24 hours pushing death toll close to 10,000

The number of new infections from the disease climbed by 5,234.

# death-toll - Friday 10 April, 2020

UK death toll of 980 in 24 hours surpasses worst recorded daily totals in Italy and Spain

Health Secretary Matt Hancock told the daily No 10 news conference that as of Thursday there had been 8,958 hospital deaths from the disease.

# death-toll - Monday 6 April, 2020

Coronavirus: France reports highest daily death toll so far, New York Governor warns this is 'not over'

France has been in lockdown since 17 March in an attempt to slow the spread of the virus.

# death-toll - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Spain confirms 809 more fatalities in 24 hours as death toll reaches over 11,700

The total number of deaths in Spain now stands at 11,744, second only to Italy.

# death-toll - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Worldwide cases top 1 million as six-week-old dies from Covid-19 in the US

Half the planet is under some form of lockdown as governments struggle to tackle the virus.

# death-toll - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Coronavirus death toll in Spain surges over 9,000 and another 563 fatalities in the UK

Spain has the world’s second-highest death toll after Italy.

UN chief describes Covid-19 emergency as the 'most challenging since the Second World War'

It comes as leaders around the world warn of an intense few weeks ahead as the virus continues to spread.

# death-toll - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Spain witnesses another 849 coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours, bringing total toll to 8,189

Over the same period, the number of confirmed cases rose to 94,417.

# death-toll - Monday 30 March, 2020

Spain confirms another 812 coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours, bringing total toll to 7,340

Spain has now joined the United States and Italy in having more cases than China.

# death-toll - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Spain witnesses 832 coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours, over 72,000 confirmed cases

More than 5,600 people have died in Spain from the virus.

# death-toll - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

More than 500 people have died in Spain over the past 24 hours from Covid-19

The number of deaths in Spain from the coronavirus has more than doubled since Friday.

# death-toll - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Coronavirus: 48 more deaths in the UK as Boris Johnson resists closures of parks and playgrounds

This represents the biggest jump in deaths for the nation since the crisis began.

# death-toll - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Italy death toll rises to 3,405, overtaking China

China has officially reported 3,245 deaths.

# death-toll - Monday 24 February, 2020

WHO warns of 'potential pandemic' as efforts to contain coronavirus worldwide get more drastic

“The sudden increase of cases in Italy, the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Korea are deeply concerning,” the WHO chief said.

# death-toll - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

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Over 1,100 people have now died from coronavirus but daily growth is slowing

In Japan, 39 more people on a quarantined cruise ship have tested positive for Covid-19.

# death-toll - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259

The UK Foreign Office said that it was withdrawing its staff members based in China.

# death-toll - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Wuhan mayor expecting thousands more cases of coronavirus to be confirmed

The US consulate also announced it will evacuate personnel on a charter flight back to the US.

# death-toll - Friday 24 January, 2020

Coronavirus death toll rises to 25 in China as 10 cities put on lockdown

Chinese authorities have confirmed 830 cases of the deadly new virus, most in the city of Wuhan.

# death-toll - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Seven people dead and four missing as Spanish coast battered by strong wind and snow

The latest victim was a man who fell into the sea in the northeastern port of Palamos.

# death-toll - Friday 27 December, 2019

Death toll from Christmas Day typhoon in Philippines rises to 28

At least 12 people are still listed as missing.

# death-toll - Monday 23 December, 2019

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19

Two of the victims’ bodies have not been recovered and authorities believe they were washed out to sea.

# death-toll - Monday 21 October, 2019

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

# death-toll - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Japan continues non-stop search for typhoon survivors as death toll hits 74

Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, unleashing fierce winds and unprecedented rain.

# death-toll - Friday 6 September, 2019

Hurrican Dorian: Death toll rises as Bahamas faces 'devastation'

The storm is weakening as it moves onto the North Carolina coast.

# death-toll - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Seven people dead after Cambodian building collapse

Four people have been arrested in connection with the accident.

# death-toll - Saturday 25 May, 2019

British climber dies on Mount Everest amid overcrowding concerns on world's highest peak

Robin Fisher’s death follows that of Irishman Kevin Hynes who died yesterday.

# death-toll - Monday 4 February, 2019

Brazil dam disaster death toll rises to 134, with 199 still missing

Those listed as missing are presumed dead, but not yet located under the layers of muddy mining waste.

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