COVID-19 World News

WHO: The Threat Of A Coronavirus Pandemic Has Become Very Real

Reading Time: < 1 minute The threat of a coronavirus pandemic has become very real. But this will be the first pandemic in history that can be controlled. The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, according to the organization’s website, announced this on March 9. More than 100,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in more Read More…

Middle East

UN Atomic Watchdog: Iran Still Providing Nuclear Site Access

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rafael Grossi, the director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, said on Monday that Iran continues to provide international inspectors access to its nuclear facilities, even after its announcement it was no longer bound by “any restrictions” of the landmark 2015 deal with world powers, known as the JCPOA. The agency has not observed any Read More…

Breaking News

Trudeau Government Introduces Legislation To Ban Conversion Therapy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ottawa – Diversity and inclusion are among Canada’s greatest strengths. Canadians must feel safe in their identities, and free to be their true selves. David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Bardish Chagger, Minister of Diversity and Inclusion and Youth, announced the introduction of proposed legislative amendments to the Criminal Code to Read More…

U.S.A

New Federal Rules Will Let Patients Put Medical Records On Smartphones

Reading Time: 4 minutes Federal officials on Monday released groundbreaking rules that will let patients download their electronic health records and other health care data onto their smartphones. “Patients should have control of their records, period. Now that’s becoming a reality,” said Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar. “These rules are the start of a new chapter in Read More…