Germany’s Merkel wanted ‘mega-lockdown’ as country broke COVID-19 death record: report

BERLIN, Jan 14 (Reuters) — Germany recorded a new record number of deaths from the coronavirus on Thursday, prompting calls for an even tighter lockdown after the country emerged relatively … Read More

Coronavirus: Germany tightens lockdown restrictions as cases rise

Most stores shut, tight limits on social contacts, no singing in church and a ban on fireworks sales: Germany is ratcheting up its pandemic restrictions in an effort to cut … Read More

Germany becomes 12th country to surpass 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases

The number of COVID-19 infections in Germany surpassed the one million mark and the daily death toll hit a record of 426, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases … Read More

Coronavirus: Germany lifts world travel warning but keeps it for many EU countries

Germany lifted its blanket warning against travelling to all countries outside the European Union early on Thursday, although little is likely to change for most travellers under the new regulation. … Read More

Coronavirus: Many questions remain as German students head back to school

Masks during class, masks only in the halls, no masks at all. Distance when possible, no distance within same-grade groups, no distance at all. As Germany’s 16 states start sending … Read More