Merkel wants Corona summit on Tuesday | Currently Germany | DW

Angela Merkel insists on “acting very quickly”: She wants to discuss how to proceed with the corona pandemic with the heads of government of the federal states next week – and not on January 25, as actually planned. The Chancellor made this clear on Thursday evening in an online meeting of the CDU Presidium. Her […]

Corona: RKI reports 28,438 new infections

Bone day, the health authorities in Germany transmitted 28,438 new corona infections to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI). That comes from the numbers from Saturday morning. It’s the second highest since the pandemic began, after peaking on Friday with 29,875 reported cases. Last Saturday the number was 23,318. The health authorities also reported 496 new […]

What researchers expect this year

The Coronavirus was devastating in its effect on health and economy, but accelerated it technical progress and increased the Acceptance of digital tools. Bring one in 2021 new productivity boost – and thus new ones Growth opportunities for Germany? From mRNA active ingredient on the Quantencomputer until Internet from space: The Handelsblatt provides the 17 […]

26,391 new corona infections and 1070 further deaths

Dhe German health authorities reported 26,391 new corona infections to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) within one day. In addition, 1070 new deaths were recorded within 24 hours, as the RKI announced on Thursday morning. The high of 1,129 new deaths was reached on December 30th. In the case of new infections registered within 24 […]

Science & Technology: Biontech and Moderna: Corona vaccines in comparison

Vaccine comparison After the Biontech / Pfizer vaccine (right), the preparation of the US company Moderna may in future also be used in the EU. Photo: Jessica Hill / Stefan Sauer / FR125654 AP // dpa (Photo: dpa) Both agents are so-called mRNA vaccines. The “m” stands for messenger and “RNA” for ribonucleic acid How […]

Corona virus is particularly rampant in rural areas

VFrom this Wednesday on, the stricter corona requirements also apply in Hesse. Many retailers are no longer allowed to open, hairdressing salons have to remain closed – and also hardware stores, at least for hobby craftsmen. The aim of these guidelines is to avoid overloading the clinics and their staff. But the intensive care units […]

Counties are threatened with restriction of freedom of movement

SStudents in grades 1 to 6 in Hessen do not have to come to schools for lessons until the end of January. The compulsory presence will be suspended for them, for students from grade 7, with the exception of final grades, distance learning will be offered, said Minister of Education Alexander Lorz (CDU) on Wednesday, […]

RKI reports new daily high for corona recovered in Hesse

1The Robert Koch Institute for Hesse reports 658 new cases. A good 400 confirmed new corona infections more than on Wednesday are therefore on the books. That is a good eight percent of the other infected people recorded in the federal government and roughly corresponds to the Hessian population. In the past few weeks, the […]

1730 new Corna cases in Hesse

Dhe number of confirmed new corona infections increased to 1730 in Hesse on Saturday. That is 772 more than on Friday. As the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) announced, there are seven other deaths in connection with Corona. The pandemic-related deaths add up to 607 out of a total of 31,128 confirmed infections since March. The […]

Incidence value in Offenbach rises to 110.5

AOnce again, the number of new infections in the city of Offenbach has risen sharply: According to the city, the number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants in the past seven days on Friday was 110.5 – this is currently the highest value for a district or one City in Hesse was reported. According to […]