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Las últimas noticias de hoy de actualidad y la última hora de sociedad del jueves, 20 de agosto del 2020

Las últimas noticias de hoy, en los mejores titulares del día que ABC pone a disposición de todos los usuarios. Todas las últimas horas del jueves, 20 de agosto con un completo resumen que no puedes dejar pasar: Las 8 noticias del día sobre el coronavirus La pandemia del coronavirus sigue acaparando la actualidad informativa. Este martes, Sanidad ha notificado más de 6.000 nuevos casos, de ellos 3.715 en un solo día, y 127 muertos en las últimas 24 horas. Una cifra que refleja que la tendencia en España sigue al alza. Las muertes se doblan y el número de contagios sigue en aumento: 6.671 nuevos casos, 3.715 en 24 horas A la espera de que todas las comunidades autónomas apliquen las nuevas medidas para frenar la propagación del coronavirus, los datos de contagios vuelven a subir en España. El Ministerio de Sanidad ha sumado este miércoles otros 6.671 positivos al balance nacional, de los que 3.715 han sido diagnosticados en las últimas 24 horas. Una cifra, un día más, no vista desde el fin del estado de alarma. Además, tras semanas con el número de contagios disparado en varias regiones, el impacto comienza a trasladarse al balance de fallecidos. Se elevan en el informe de hoy a 131 en la última semana, mientras que ayer eran 63, un repunte que se explica mayoritariamente porque Aragón ha reportado 56 muertes, frente a las 3 que figuraban en los datos de ayer. Illa y Celaá se reunirán con las comunidades el día 27 para tratar inicio curso Los ministros de Educación y Sanidad, Isabel Celaá y Salvador Illa, respectivamente, mantendrán el próximo día 27 una conferencia conjunta con los consejeros autonómicos del ramo para tratar el inicio del nuevo curso escolar. Así lo ha anunciado este miércoles Illa en la reunión Interterritorial de Sanidad y después lo ha confirmado Celaá a través de su cuenta de Twitter. También está previsto que asista la ministra de política territorial, Carolina Darias. Francia registra 3.776 contagios y 17 muertes en 24 horas Francia registró 17 muertes por la COVID-19 y 3.776 contagios en las últimas 24 horas, lo que supone una aceleración de la incidencia de la enfermedad en el país, indicó la Dirección General de Sanidad del país. Sanidad pide a las comunidades que restrinjan la actividad de los prostíbulos por la pandemia ¿Es un prostíbulo un local de ocio? El ministro de Sanidad, Salvador Illa, lo tiene claro. Lo es y como tal debe acogerse a las mismas medidas de control de la pandemia dictadas para las discotecas y otros locales de ocio. En la última reunión con las comunidades autónomas, Illa quiso zanjar un debate que estaba creciendo en las redes sociales: si cierran el ocio nocturno, ¿por qué no los prostíbulos donde el contacto directo es más que evidente y la utilización de mascarilla es cuestionable?. VUELTA AL COLE: Así son los protocolos de vuelta al cole y por qué el de Madrid ha sido recurrido a la Justicia «Irresponsabilidad, temeridad y negacionismo». Comisiones Obreras no se ha ahorrado calificativos para cargar contra la vuelta al cole planteada por la Comunidad de Madrid. El sindicato ha recurrido ante el Tribunal Superior de Justicia de Madrid las instrucciones de inicio de curso (además de las medidas por el Covid) por considerar que son «claramente ilegales y suponen una dejación de funciones y un abandono a su suerte, en un momento de crisis sanitaria sin precedentes, a toda la comunidad educativa», señala el sindicato en un comunicado. Ofensiva del PP ante la «chapuza» de la ley de libertad sexual El Ministerio de Igualdad que dirige Irene Montero ha vuelto a colocarse en el centro de la polémica. Y de nuevo por su, hasta ahora, medida estrella: el anteproyecto de Ley Orgánica de Garantía Integral de la Libertad Sexual.
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