Breaking News

Prime Minister Trudeau Sets Up $1 Billion COVID-19 Response Fund.

Reading Time: 3 minutes The spread of the new coronavirus in the world has become a pandemic, said the Director-General of the world health organization Tedros Adhanom Gebreyesus at a briefing in Geneva. COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving global challenge. The Government of Canada is working closely with local, provincial, territorial, and international partners to minimize its health, economic, and Read More…

Eastern Canada

Warm Welcome For Bosnian Chairman To Canada

Reading Time: < 1 minute Prime Minister Trudeau met with Željko Komšić, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.  Prime Minister Trudeau and Chairman Komšić spoke about the positive bilateral relationship between Canada and Bosnia and Herzegovina, including a long history of friendship and significant people-to-people ties. The Prime Minister and the Chairman discussed their shared interest in sustaining Read More…

Indigenous

Yukon’s Old Tobacco Laws Just Went Up In Smoke

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Tobacco and Vaping Products Control and Regulation Act has now become the law in the Yukon Territory. This new Act replaces the Smoke-Free Places Act and regulates the use, sale, display and promotion of tobacco and vaping products in Yukon. A number of changes will immediately take effect, including the following: an individual must Read More…

COVID-19 Eastern Canada

Canadians Return Home From Infected Grand Princess Cruise Ship

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Government of Canada repatriated Canadians who were trapped aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship back onto Canadian soil. Before boarding, passengers were screened for symptoms. Anyone exhibiting symptoms of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was not permitted to board. At 6:15am ET Monday, 228 passengers arrived on the plane at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton.  Upon landing, the returning passengers were Read More…

United Kingdom Breaking News

Looking For 24 People To Be Voluntarily Infected With The Coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute In the UK, 24 volunteers are being sought who are ready to specifically contract the coronavirus. After infection, they will be given an experimental drug and will be monitored for two weeks. For this, volunteers will receive 3,500 pounds (about $ 4,600), according to the Daily Mail. Volunteers who decide to get sick with the Read More…

Africa

Sudanese Prime Minister Escapes After Failed Car Bomb Assassination Attempt

Reading Time: < 1 minute Photo taken on March 9, 2020 shows the site of a blast in Khartoum, Sudan.Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdullah Hamdok has survived an assassination following a blast in capital Khartoum, state media reported on Monday. (Xinhua) Image source ZALINGEI, Sudan African, Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) expresses deep regret at the attempted assassination of Dr. Abdalla Read More…