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Five American Pharmaceutical Companies Are Working On A Coronavirus Vaccine

Reading Time: < 1 minute Five US pharmaceutical companies are working to create a vaccine for a new type of coronavirus in a project comparable in scale to the Manhattan nuclear weapons project, White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said in an interview with Fox Business. On Thursday, it became known about the fifteenth case of coronavirus infection in the Read More…

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Norway Supports Efforts To Combat Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

Reading Time: 3 minutes Norway is supporting the urgent global response to the outbreak of coronavirus, COVID-19, and is providing NOK 10 million to the World Health Organization (WHO) for humanitarian efforts and NOK 36 million to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) for vaccine development. Norway is also working hard to encourage other countries to step up Read More…

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Canadian Flag Celebrated Its 55th Birthday

Reading Time: < 1 minute In 1964, Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson formed a committee to resolve the ongoing issue of the lack of an official Canadian flag, sparking a serious debate about a flag change to replace the Union Flag. Out of three choices, the maple leaf design by George Stanley, based on the flag of the Royal Military College of Canada, was selected. Wikipedia February 15, Read More…

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Government Of Canada Evacuating Canadians On Board Diamond Princess Cruise Ship

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Government of Canada has chartered a plane to repatriate Canadians on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Yokohama, Japan. This decision was taken because of the extraordinary circumstances faced by passengers on the Diamond Princess and to lighten the burden on the Japanese health-care system. The Canadian Government has been working closely with Carnival Cruise Lines Read More…

Black History Month Breaking News Eastern Canada

Hon. Mitzie Hunter On The Verge Of Political History

Reading Time: 2 minutes As the world celebrates Black History Month, there is one woman who hopes to make history as Canada’s first black woman to lead a provincial party and to bring that party into power by defeating Premier Doug Ford. Meet Mitzie Hunter, a 48-year-old Jamaican born, fearless woman who wants to lead Ontario’s Liberal Party.  “ Read More…