COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 13th August 2020

UK

COVID-19 is 12 times deadlier than the flu: Major new study suggests 1.2% of all infected patients die based on 3.4million cases in England

http://dailym.ai/31PUYfj

A symptom-tracking app today named six new coronavirus hotspots in England, including St Helens, Blackpool and Thurrock in Essex

http://dailym.ai/2FjkJNz

Surge in Oldham coronavirus cases among people in 20s & 30s after cops called 100 times to lockdown parties over weekend

https://bit.ly/2E04jsO

England’s COVID-19 death toll revised down by more than 5000, after government announces a new UK-wide standard for recording COVID-19 deaths

https://bit.ly/31M2CHG

Commonwealth

India overtakes US in highest rise in daily coronavirus cases globally

https://bit.ly/2E56OtK

USA

White House to unveil new anti-coronavirus steps for reopening U.S. schools

https://reut.rs/2XUQsej

Florida doctor Dareld R. Morris has joined other medical professionals highlighting the politicized climate in the state’s hospitals

https://bit.ly/2PMNG6H

World

Mexcian bishops say COVID-19 pandemic is still rampant in the country due to the fact that society is selfishly refusing to cooperate to stop it

https://bit.ly/3iGAtZE

Finally, street preaching during the COVID-19 pandemic