Europe

Asterix Is No More

Reading Time: < 1 minute (Photo: Chesnot/Getty Images) French graphic novel artist, Albert Uderzo who is best known for his work on Astérix, has died. He was 92. He was the son of Italian immigrants who had retired from drawing in late 2011. French news agency AFP on Tuesday quoted his son-in-law as saying: “He died in his sleep at his home in Read More…

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Seniors Found Abandoned And Dead In Their Beds

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Spanish military deployed to fight the coronavirus pandemic have been finding elderly patients in retirement homes abandoned and, in some cases, dead in their beds, the defence ministry has said. In emergency measures, the military has been brought in to help disinfect care homes in Spain, one of Europe’s worst-hit countries. The Defence Minister Read More…

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Canada Mobilizes Science Community – Determined To Find A Cure For Covid-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Today Prime Minister Trudeau announced support to quickly mobilize Canadian researchers and life sciences companies to support large-scale efforts towards countermeasures to combat COVID-19, including potential vaccines and treatments. Canada is home to some of the most skilled and brightest researchers in the world, who are working hard to develop countermeasures that will protect the Read More…

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French Scientists Have Successfully Tested The Cure For COVID-19

Reading Time: < 1 minute French scientists have successfully tested the cure for COVID-19. Hydroxychloroquine, which is used as an apparatus for malaria, in combination with the antibiotic azithromycin has been shown to be highly effective against a new type of virus. However, it is unambiguous to consider the drug acting against COVID-19 prematurely, according to a study by scientists Read More…

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Could She Have Stopped The Spread Of Covid-19 In America?

Reading Time: < 1 minute In July, just months before the coronavirus pandemic began, the Trump administration eliminated an American public health position in Beijing intended to help detect disease outbreaks in China. An American medical epidemiologist is placed in a liaison position in China’s disease control agency, according to four sources with knowledge of the issue. The first cases Read More…