Hundreds more unmarked graves found at Canada school after previous grim discovery

National chief of Canadian advocacy organisation Assembly of First Nations, Perry Bellegarde, said on Wednesday that the latest discovery was "absolutely tragic, but not surprising". "Our government is committed to working collaboratively with reside... More..

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Biden's abortion views may be scolded by US bishops
by | Saturday, June 19, 2021

Biden's abortion views may be scolded by US bishops

The organization Students for Life held rallies in seven cities on Thursday to urge the bishops to vote "yes". Supporters say a strong rebuke of Biden is needed because of his recent actions protecting an...More..

Delta variant infections doubling every 11 days in England, study finds
by | Saturday, June 19, 2021

Delta variant infections doubling every 11 days in England, study finds

According to the analysis, as of June 14, a total of 806 people have been hospitalised with the Delta variant , an increase of 423 since last week. The research revealed the Delta variant had driven a 50...More..

Hong Kong police arrest 5 for suspected violation of national security law
by | Friday, June 18, 2021

Hong Kong police arrest 5 for suspected violation of national security law

The National Security Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) police on Thursday arrested five directors of a company for suspected contravention of the Law of the People's Republic ...More..

'Grave concerns' from Welsh farming unions over terms of Australia trade deal
by | Wednesday, June 16, 2021

'Grave concerns' from Welsh farming unions over terms of Australia trade deal

The deal increases the working holiday visa age limit from 30 to 35 for Australians and Britons wanting to work and live in each other's countries. It also claimed a lack of industry consultation set a "dange...More..

Netanyahu ousted following Knesset vote
by | Monday, June 14, 2021

Netanyahu ousted following Knesset vote

Israel has held four inconclusive elections in two years and has gone much of that time without a state budget, fueling disgust among voters with the nation's politics. Hamas, the militant group that rules Gaz...More..

G-7 to launch infrastructure plan to counter China's Belt and Road
by | Sunday, June 13, 2021

G-7 to launch infrastructure plan to counter China's Belt and Road

Comprising Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States, the summit is meeting for the first time after being cancelled previous year due to the pandemic. It came as Washington steps up...More..

Trump administration subpoenaed Apple for lawmakers' data
by | Saturday, June 12, 2021

Trump administration subpoenaed Apple for lawmakers' data

And Swalwell, who has been accused by Republicans of being cozy with a Chinese Communist Party spy following an explosive Axios report that detailed his ties with the woman, said the DOJ obtained his phone da...More..

Ontario to accelerate second doses in Delta hot spots
by | Friday, June 11, 2021

Ontario to accelerate second doses in Delta hot spots

It requires a specific test, where they do sequencing and it takes time to get a response", Dr. Emili said. New COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations have dropped in recent weeks and the province is moving...More..

Biden Declares US Will Donate 80 Million Vaccine Doses
by | Saturday, June 05, 2021

Biden Declares US Will Donate 80 Million Vaccine Doses

The remaining 25 percent of the doses will be used to support immediate needs and to help battle infection surges around the world , it said. The White House unveiled the allocation for sharing a first 25 mi...More..

Facebook suspends former US President Trump's account until 2023
by | Saturday, June 05, 2021

Facebook suspends former US President Trump's account until 2023

Meanwhile, Twitter has permanently banned the former president's prized Twitter account, where he forged a new path of communicating directly with the American public and sometimes stoked division. Facebook s...More..

India records lowest COVID-19 cases in 44 days
by | Tuesday, June 01, 2021

India records lowest COVID-19 cases in 44 days

India ranks second in terms of infections with 27,894,800 cases while Brazil comes second in terms of deaths with 461,931 fatalities. The UN health agency named the B.1.617.1 variant of the COVID 19 as ...More..

Ontario pharmacies race to avoid 'tragic' vaccine wastage
by | Saturday, May 29, 2021

Ontario pharmacies race to avoid 'tragic' vaccine wastage

Healthcare workers from Switch Health administer the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the Ontario Khalsa Darbar pop-up vaccination clinic at the Sikh Gurudwara in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada May 4, 2021. ...More..

B.C.’s daily COVID-19 cases continue decline, with 250
by | Friday, May 28, 2021

B.C.’s daily COVID-19 cases continue decline, with 250

Infection rates peaked in early April, while hospital admissions increased and intensive care units filled with patients. Overall hospitalizations, which typically lag behind spikes and dips in new cases, are...More..

Biden renews COVID-19 origin probe that's so far come up empty
by | Friday, May 28, 2021

Biden renews COVID-19 origin probe that's so far come up empty

China has repeatedly denied the lab was responsible, saying the United States and other countries were trying to distract from their own failures to contain the virus. It was the only one of the four scenari...More..

Moderna wants vaccine approved for adolescents
by | Friday, May 28, 2021

Moderna wants vaccine approved for adolescents

But because both Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech's vaccines require two doses given several weeks apart, Limaye says it may be hard to fully vaccinate everyone who wants a vaccine. Seniors, Indigenous people, and p...More..

Millions in Melbourne ordered into snap lockdown
by | Thursday, May 27, 2021

Millions in Melbourne ordered into snap lockdown

As of midnight last night anybody entering the Territory from Greater Melbourne or Bendigo will have to undergo 14 days of supervised quarantine at their own expense of $2500. The seven-day lockdown for Melbo...More..

New Zealand extends pause on travel bubble with Australia's Victoria state_china
by | Thursday, May 27, 2021

New Zealand extends pause on travel bubble with Australia's Victoria state_china

Five million people in Melbourne were ordered into a snap week-long lockdown Thursday, with officials blaming Australia's sluggish vaccine rollout and hotel quarantine failures for yet another virus outbr...More..

NY prosecutors probing Trump form grand jury
by | Wednesday, May 26, 2021

NY prosecutors probing Trump form grand jury

New York State prosecutors recently expanded their own investigation of the Trump Organization into a criminal capacity and the New York state attorney general also assigned two lawyers to work with Vance's off...More..

Fully vaccinated people can largely ditch masks indoors — CDC
by | Thursday, May 13, 2021

Fully vaccinated people can largely ditch masks indoors — CDC

The announcement comes after Walensky faced criticism for the CDC being too slow to provide a path back to normalcy for fully vaccinated people, over 117 million of whom are in the U.S. Collins, the Republi...More..

Ohio To Lift All Pandemic Health Orders
by | Thursday, May 13, 2021

Ohio To Lift All Pandemic Health Orders

The scholarship will fully cover the cost of tuition, room and board and books for each victor, DeWine said. Starting Wednesday, May 26, vaccinated Ohioans 17 and younger will be entered into drawings for a...More..

'Devastating': Six killed in birthday party bloodbath
by | Wednesday, May 12, 2021

'Devastating': Six killed in birthday party bloodbath

The birthday party was for one of the people killed, police said. "My vow to this community and to the families who have lost someone today, is that this department will do everything we can to find you the...More..

Scores more injured as clashes in Jerusalem continue for second night
by | Monday, May 10, 2021

Scores more injured as clashes in Jerusalem continue for second night

The clashes that subsequently broke out saw at least 17 Palestinians wounded, a lot of them by rubber-coated bullets, the Palestinian Red Crescent said. Weeks of unrest in east Jerusalem, which Palestinians cla...More..

Police officer found guilty of murdering George Floyd asks for new trial
by | Wednesday, May 05, 2021

Police officer found guilty of murdering George Floyd asks for new trial

In a Facebook post dated August 31, 2020, Mitchell was pictured wearing a shirt with an image of Martin Luther King along with the words, " Get your knee off our necks " and " BLM ", which is short for Black Lo...More..

Denmark drops J&J from vaccine program
by | Tuesday, May 04, 2021

Denmark drops J&J from vaccine program

While each vaccine is available at the site, the choice must be made when people are booking their appointment. However, the AZ vaccines have already been distributed in Canada and administered across the c...More..

Australia bans arrivals from India, says offenders face jail, fines
by | Sunday, May 02, 2021

Australia bans arrivals from India, says offenders face jail, fines

Over 9,000 Australians are now stuck in India waiting to get a flight back home. Australia has made it illegal to fly home from Covid-ravaged India under threat of five years in jail at a $66,600 fine. Some A...More..

Miami school bars vaccinated teachers from seeing students
by | Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Miami school bars vaccinated teachers from seeing students

COVID-19 vaccine makers can supply 50 per cent of their stock to states and private hospitals. Teachers who wait to get vaccinated after the school year ends will be allowed to return only when clinical trial...More..

Well, Now We Have Another Fauci Flip-Flop to Add to the List
by | Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Well, Now We Have Another Fauci Flip-Flop to Add to the List

While all American adults are now eligible to get vaccinated, and a growing number have done so, none of the three COVID-19 vaccines available in the US have been authorized for use in children under the ag...More..

Deadly car bombing in Pakistan targets hotel hosting Chinese ambassador
by | Thursday, April 22, 2021

Deadly car bombing in Pakistan targets hotel hosting Chinese ambassador

He added that despite the security measures, the vehicle carrying explosives managed to enter the parking lot from the main gate of the hotel, which is a matter of big concern and the people responsible will be...More..

Ontario records 3,469 new COVID-19 cases, 22 deaths
by | Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Ontario records 3,469 new COVID-19 cases, 22 deaths

On a positive note, Canada hit a new milestone for vaccinations, with 25 per cent of the population vaccinated with at least one dose, as the number of people climbed over 9.5 million Tuesday afternoon. Much of...More..