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Coronavirus - French health authorities have reported 83 new deaths from coronavirus on Thursday, an increase of 0.3% over 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths in both hospitals and nursing homes to 28,215.

The figures marked a further decrease in the number of deaths in France. The health ministry said the number of people in hospitals with Covid-19 fell to 17,583 from 17,941  and the number of people in intensive care units dropped to 1,745 from 1,794. Both numbers are key indicators for the French health system’s ability to cope with the pandemic.

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Evening Update Thursday 29 October 2020

President Macron has arrived in Nice this afternoon with Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin and Justice Minister Eric Dupond-Moretti after the attack i... Evening Update Thursday 29 October 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Thursday 29th October 2020

The attack which took place shortly after 9am inside the Basilica in central Nice has left three people dead, two women and a man as well as several i... Lunchtime News Thursday 29th October 2020 Read More

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Nice Attack update

According to the mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi, a local resident alerted the emergency services to the attack on Notre-Dame basilica, using a securi... Nice Attack update Read More

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Attack in Nice

A knife attack in front of the Notre-Dame basilica in Nice has left at least two people dead and several more are injured.... Attack in Nice Read More

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