75% Of Women In Bangladeshi Are Victims Of Domestic Abuse
Asia

75% Of Women In Bangladeshi Are Victims Of Domestic Abuse

Reading Time: 2 minutes IOM Opens First  Women and Girls Safe Space for Host Communities in Cox’s Bazar TDS News – Nearly three-quarters of married Bangladeshi women have experienced domestic violence in their lives, according to a 2015 study, and COVID-19 has only exacerbated the risk. A recent report highlights the rise in gender-based violence (GBV), particularly intimate partner violence, and child protection issues including child labour and child marriage in Read More…

Johnson & Johnson Announces Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine
Breaking News

Canada Approves Johnson & Johnson Single Shot COVID-19 Vaccine

Reading Time: 3 minutes Johnson & Johnson becomes the latest COVID-19 vaccine provider to be added to Canada’s approved list for authorized use TDS News – On January 29, 2021, Johnson & Johnson announced topline efficacy and safety data from its Phase 3 clinical trial, demonstrating that the investigational single-dose COVID-19 vaccine in development at its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies met Read More…

50 New Locations On Toronto Streets To Get Photo Radar
Eastern Canada

50 New Locations On Toronto Streets To Get Photo Radar

Reading Time: 2 minutes The photo radar devices will begin installation in locations for the City of Toronto’s in May TDS News – The City of Toronto’s 50 Automated Speed Enforcement (ASE) A.K.A photo radar devices will begin rotating to the third round of locations in May to reduce speeding at more areas with safety concerns, encourage a wide-ranging Read More…

Calgary Police Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting
Western Canada

Calgary Police Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alberta Serious Incident Response Team responding to death of young woman TDS News – At about 4 p.m., the Calgary Police Service (CPS) responded to a third-floor room at the Nuvo Hotel, located at 827 12 Avenue SW, in response to a call placed by a woman who sounded distressed, was threatening self-harm and stated Read More…

B.C Expands Low Income Housing Initiatives
Western Canada

B.C Expands Low Income Housing Initiatives

Reading Time: 2 minutes New fund helps local governments deliver on housing priorities TDS News – A new program supporting local governments to improve their development approvals process builds on the Province’s commitment to help people and communities get the homes they need built faster.  “The ongoing pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for local governments and has heightened the Read More…