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

UK

Care homes have allowed asymptomatic staff members with Covid-19 in, but kept loved ones out

https://bit.ly/3jVKN0L

Covid-19: training dogs to sniff out the virus

https://bit.ly/370waFE

Over 1,000 AI scanners are monitoring how close pedestrians are walking to each other in major UK cities

http://dailym.ai/2H6EkkQ

USA

Eminent epidemiologists sign a declaration calling for a different global response to the pandemic involving shielding and herd immunity

The obituary of a lifelong Catholic who died of COVID-19 and how her death changed the way a hospital deals with patients with the virus

https://bit.ly/33TdEwX

World

WHO chief says herd immunity approach to pandemic ‘unethical’

https://bit.ly/2GU1XgZ

China’s triumph against Covid-19 may not be quite as it seems

https://bit.ly/3nJIgZL

Lockdown tests faith in COVID-19-hit Philippines

https://bit.ly/3dnNYfa

COVID-19 panic more dangerous than the disease, say Catholic philosopher and doctor

https://bit.ly/3jQYu0V

And finally, confession during a time of pandemic