LIVE – Covid-19: Germany crosses the million mark

VACCINE The vaccine against the Covid-19 disease developed by the British laboratory AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford requires “additional study”, the group’s chief executive said Thursday after criticism of the results announced. “Now that we’ve found what appears to be better efficacy, we need to validate it, so we need to do further study,” […]

LIVE – Covid-19: Emmanuel Macron gathers a new Defense Council before his speech

A CHRISTMAS WITHOUT THE WHOLE FAMILY, “BEST OPTION IN COVID TIME” ACCORDING TO THE WHO A Christmas in a small committee, without large family reunion, is undoubtedly “the best option” in these times of pandemic for the majority of countries, estimated Monday the World Health Organization (WHO). “It’s incredibly difficult because, especially during the holiday […]

Sold 35 euros, the santon with the effigy of Didier Raoult is a hit

To bring the Christmas crib to Covid-19 time, a santonnière from Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer (Var) has created a figurine bearing the likeness of Professor Didier Raoult, the director of the University Hospital Institute Mediterranean Infection and great defender of hydroxychloroquine. “He imposed himself on me, he’s still a character that marks 2020”, explains Fabienne Pardi to AFP […]

LIVE – Covid-19: less than 5,000 contaminations in 24 hours, a first since September

MORE THAN 50,000 DEAD IN ITALY SINCE THE BEGINNING OF THE PANDEMIC Italy, the first European country affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic last spring, exceeded 50,000 deaths on Monday, according to the health authorities. Italy recorded 630 additional deaths in the past 24 hours on Monday, bringing the total number of people dead to […]