China has recorded its first COVID death since May. An 87-year-old man died in Beijing as daily infections in the country reached 24,000.
24 Feb 2021
US President Joe Biden calls the 500,000 US coronavirus death toll "a truly grim, heartbreaking milestone" during remarks ahead of a candlelight ceremony to honor the lives lost to the pandemic.
20 Dec 2020
Germany has hit a record daily coronavirus death rate, while an Italian proposal to shut all ski resorts across the EU has drawn mixed reactions. DW rounds up the latest.
9 Aug 2020
The global coronavirus death toll has exceeded 700,000, with one person dying every 15 seconds in recent weeks. Catch up with this and other latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic.