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Flags Lowered To Half-Mast Honouring 215 Indigenous Children

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada and the world still in shock of the mass grave found in Kamloops, B.C Today Canadians honour the 215 Indigenous children buried in a mass grave near the grounds of a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C. 215 Indigenous innocent lives were stolen and the hearts of families loved ones and a nation will Read More…

GOP Party Blocks Bipartisan Committee Into Jan 6 Deadly Insurrection
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GOP Party Blocks Bipartisan Committee Into Jan 6 Deadly Insurrection

Reading Time: < 1 minute GOP Minority Leader Mitch McConnell downplays Deadly Insurrection at the US Capitol Building January 6, 2021, will be known as the day a sitting US President incited an attack on his own country. President Donald Trump and many of the Republican Party members have abdicated their duty to serve the people and do not deserve to hold Read More…

Canada Europe

Canada Makes Historic Apology To Italian Canadians

Reading Time: < 1 minute The apology comes 81 years after the treatment of Italian following Italy’s declaration of war against Canada Apologies go a long way and are an essential prerequisite to healing and writing the wrongs of past governments. Prime Minister Trudeau’s recent apology to the Italian community is not only historic, but it was also heartfelt and Read More…

Western Canada COVID-19

Manitoba Extends COVID-19 Restrictions Into June

Reading Time: 2 minutes Remote learning will continue for Manitoba students also into June Manitoba has been under heightened COVID-19 restrictions for nearly a month with the hope of keeping the spread of the virus to a minimum. As vaccines begin to make their way into the arms of every Manitoban that wants one, the virus count continues to Read More…

15% Of Quebec Adults Have Developed Antibodies To COVID-19
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15% Of Quebec Adults Have Developed Antibodies To COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Her immunity is possible, but only if everyone does their part and get the COVID-19 vaccinated Herd immunity is the ultimate goal of every provincial government as it signifies a sign of normalcy is on the horizon. Although there continue to be many holdouts in receiving the COVID-19 vaccination, it has not halted the efforts Read More…

Europol Seizes €45M In Heroin Concealed In Marble Destined For Romania
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Europol Seizes €45M In Heroin Concealed In Marble Destined For Romania

Reading Time: 2 minutes The 1.5 tonne of heroin, seized in the port of Constantia, was concealed in a shipment of a legal company operated by the criminal network In many European nations, laws have been passed to decriminalize all drugs in an effort to curb the overflow of the prison population and to further put an emphasis more Read More…

Get The Facts About COVID-19 Vaccines
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Get The Facts About COVID-19 Vaccines

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada hopes to have the vast majority of Canadians vaccinated by the end of the fall (NC) As the vaccine rollout continues throughout Canada, you may have questions you want answered before you get the vaccine. Learning the facts can help you make an informed decision. Here, we tackle common questions you may have, using Read More…

Snap Election In Syria Draws Concern From International Community
Middle East

Snap Election In Syria Draws Concerns From Global Affairs Canada

Reading Time: < 1 minute Syria’s election will be held without the observation of the international community Today marks a snap controversial election called by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to the dismay of the international community. Al-Assad has been president for two decades in a country that has seen civil wars, corruption, a crumbling infrastructure, extreme poverty and the mass Read More…

Breaking News

UK Sets Site On Middle East Peace Talks

Reading Time: 2 minutes UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab meeting with leaders of Palestine and Israel to discuss details of the ceasefire TDS News – Ceasefires rarely last and with the current one in place between Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory, it is more like a pause. The world wants to be optimistic, but we have also seen Read More…

Breaking News Canada

3 Of Canada’s Most Gifted Athletes Hail From Winnipeg

Reading Time: 6 minutes Joshua Farber, Sean Sevillano Jr and Trae Tomlinson – The Gifted Twenty years ago the prospect of Canadian high school football players competing against the best All American Athletes was virtually impossible. And for the very few that were fortunate to attend an American College to play football, a few did so on a full Read More…

Breaking News

Canadians Celebrate Another COVID-19 Long Weekend

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canadians are spending another long weekend indoors due to COVID-19 restrictions Today Canada celebrates Victoria day in honour of Queen Victoria’s birthday. The national holiday is celebrated by all three Canadian Territories and by only six of Canada’s ten provinces excluding the ones in the Atlantic region and Quebec. In Quebec, they celebrate the Fête de Read More…

Breaking News

Winnipeg To Virtually Host World’s First Indigenous Hip Hop Awards

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many of the top Indigenous Hip Hop artists call Canada home Hip Hop music was founded in 1973 in a small West Bronx apartment located in New York City by legendary DJ Kool Herc. The Jamaican native immigrated to the West Bronx at the age of 10 and, brought with him his Jamaican roots for music Read More…

Western Canada

Education Property Rebate Cheques Go Out To Manitoban’s Next Week

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nearly $248 Million in Rebates will Provide Tax Relief to Owners of More Than 600,000 Properties: Fielding TDS News – The Pallister government campaigned on a plan to save Manitobans money and in a global pandemic, every bit counts. Just recently Manitobans received a rebate cheque from the Manitoba Public Insurance and now additional rebate Read More…

British PM Johnson Activates Global Pandemic Radar
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British PM Johnson Activates Global Pandemic Radar

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Global Pandemic Radar will identify and track new COVID variants and emerging diseases As the COVID-19 pandemic enters into its second year, cases around the world continue to spike despite a global effort to ramp up vaccination. While many countries continue to make a consorted effort to track infections and map the location of Read More…

World News

Everyone Is Awesome – Lego Launches LGBT2Q Set

Reading Time: < 1 minute Lego wants everyone to have toys that are inclusive and celebrates their awesomeness Lego the multi-billion dollar global enterprise today launched its diverse Lego set celebrating diversity and members of the LGBT2Q community. Just coming on the heels of International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, Lego shows the importance of using its brand power Read More…

Internet & Wifi In Canada, Is About To Get A Whole Lot Faster
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Internet & Wifi In Canada, Is About To Get A Whole Lot Faster

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canadian government announces it will triple the available spectrum for Wi-Fi to bring faster Internet to Canadians It is hard to imagine there are still places throughout Canada that do not have a reliable way of connecting to the internet. Being connected is now considered an essential service that is vital to all Canadians, especially Read More…

Canada

Le NPD et les Libéraux Tiennent des Assemblées Publiques Virtuelles Avec la Communauté Noire

Reading Time: 2 minutes Les gouvernements utilisent les mairies pour aborder les problèmes au niveau local Alors que le Canada commence à avoir l’air de se diriger vers des élections d’automne, les partis politiques font un effort considérable pour établir des liens avec les membres de la communauté noire. Dans le passé, un effort national coordonné pour atteindre les Read More…

Canada

NDP & Liberals Hold Virtual Town Halls To Address Issues Facing The Black Community

Reading Time: 2 minutes As Black voter turnout begin to rise, their voices carry more weight when advocating for more support from their elected officials. As Canada starts to look more like it is heading towards a fall election, political parties are making a significant effort to connect with members of the Black Community. In the past, a national Read More…

Breaking News Indigenous

Shamattawa First Nation Declares State Of Emergency In Wake Of Multiple Suicides

Reading Time: 2 minutes This is the second state of emergency for the Manitoban First Nation Community within the last five years In 2016 the Shamattawa First Nation located in Northern Manitoba was rocked with a series of suicides within a week, which prompted calls for a state of emergency. Fast forward five years later, Chief Eric Redhead issued Read More…

Pandemic-Proof Careers For Your Kids
Canada COVID-19

Pandemic-Proof Careers For Your Kids

Reading Time: < 1 minute IT Tech jobs and civil service positions are among the most stable employment in the middle of a pandemic News Canada – (NC) We all want our kids to lead happy and successful lives. But after seeing the challenges brought on by the pandemic, you know this means finding employment in a secure, stable industry. Read More…

COVID-19 Western Canada

Vancouver’s Rental Market Out Performs Toronto & Montreal During COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes The west coast city is recovering faster from a dip in rental prices After the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Canadians saw the price of rent significantly reduced. The dip in the residential rental market is a direct correlation to the closed borders between Canada and the United States. Furthermore, the inability of international travel Read More…

UK Sets Stage For New Trade Agreements With Canada & Mexico
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UK Sets Stage For New Trade Agreements With Canada & Mexico

Reading Time: < 1 minute The UK is racing to put trade agreements in place post Brexit With the UK’s messy exit from the European Union (BREXIT), there is a massive void of trade agreements with global partners that still needs to be in place. That being said, priority goes to securing favourable trade agreements with Canada, The United States Read More…

Breaking News World News

Why Are Businesses Turning To Solo Ads In The Middle Of A Global Pandemic?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Solo Ads helps take the guesswork out of finding highly engaged potential buyers TDS News – The key to any successful online business is traffic. Of course, it goes without saying, a business should have a product or service that is in demand. There are many different ways to drive online traffic to a business, Read More…

US President Biden Commits $125 Billion To Bolster America's Cybersecurity
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US President Biden Commits $125 Billion To Bolster America’s Cybersecurity

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biden’s cybersecurity investment is a part of his strategy to rebuild America and prevent it from slipping further into a recession. Just a couple of weeks ago, Prime Minister Trudeau committed $80 million dollars to bolster Canada’s cybersecurity presence. This commitment is the largest pre-emptive investment by any Canadian government to ensure Canada’s infrastructure remains Read More…

World News

Why We Need International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Reading Time: < 1 minute Being gay is still a criminal offence in many countries Many members of the LGBT2Q community are still unwilling to publicly express themselves for fear of persecution, physical and psychological harm and death. Although being a member of the LGBT2Q community is widely accepted in many countries, it is still illegal in far too many. Read More…

Manitoba's COVID-19 Vaccine & Testing Among The Most Efficient In The Country
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Manitoba’s COVID-19 Vaccination & Testing Process Are Among The Most Efficient In The Country

Reading Time: < 1 minute More Manitobans are opting to be vaccinated as vaccines become more readily available At the start of the global pandemic, Manitoba had reported the lowest cases of COVID-19 in Canada, and at one point were in serious talks of hosting the Canadian Football League in a bubble scenario similar to that of the NBA. Several Read More…

Members of Premier Kenney's UPC Party Calling For His Resignation
Western Canada

Members of Premier Kenney’s UPC Party Calling For His Resignation

Reading Time: 2 minutes 18 senior backbenchers no longer have confidence in Kenney’s leadership United Conservatives Party (UPC) MLA Todd Loewen pend a scathing open letter to the leader of his party Premier Kenney calling for this resignation. Loewen along with 18 senior backbenchers signalled they have lost confidence in Kenney’s leadership. UPC members have always had the opportunity Read More…

Ontario Premier Ford, Extends Lockdown Until June 2
COVID-19

Ontario Premier Ford, Extends Lockdown Until June 2

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ontario’s Stay-at-Home order only underscores the severity of the provinces COVID-19 cases As Ontario reaches the fifty per cent vaccination mark, Ontario’s Premier Ford has extended the Stay-at-Home order until June 2. The spread of COVID-19 at one point was the highest in the country, which led to many Ontarians calling for the Premier’s resignation. Read More…

Obesity
United Kingdom

Obesity Cost The UK Health System Over £6.1 Billion Annually

Reading Time: < 1 minute New UK program aims at tackling mental health and increases security Obesity in the UK has been a problem. And without the lack of proper education and resources to assist youths, both their mental and physical health are at risk. “Regulations will be laid in parliament tomorrow that will require large businesses with 250 or Read More…

Israel & Palestine On The Brink Of War
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Israel & Palestine On The Brink Of War

Reading Time: 2 minutes The two nations have been fighting for over 73 years and no end in sight Peace between Israel and Palestine is achievable only if both parties are willing to make major sacrifices at the negotiation table, without the help or interference from outside parties like the United States. Palestine and Israel have been at war Read More…

National Nursing Week Is A Small Jester To The People On The Frontlines
Canada

National Nursing Week Is A Small Jester To The People On The Frontlines

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada’s nurses have been working around the clock to keep Canadians safe and vaccinated Honouring nurses across the globe with International Nursing Week is only fitting considering they along with members of the health community have been the backbone keeping the health system afloat. As an essential worker, nurses are at the back of the Read More…

Over 8.2 Million Canadians Are Diagnosed With Hearing Loss Annually
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Over 8.2 Million Canadians Are Diagnosed With Hearing Loss Annually

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Government of Canada committed $732,052 to improve hearing loss technology According to Stats Canada, an estimated 8.2 million Canadians experienced mild hearing loss between the ages 40 to 79. Men were also 63% more likely than women to lose their hearing between the ages of 40 to 59. With a huge population of Canadians Read More…

Pallister to End Manitoba's 38 Separate Bargaining Agreements For Teachers
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Manitoba Moves To Online Learning As Infections Rise Among School-Aged Children

Reading Time: < 1 minute Online learning will remain in place until the end of May Manitoba reported over 500 cases of COVID-19 over the mothers day weekend, prompting the provincial government to raise the pandemic level to critical. According to the pandemic response team, 20% of new cases are in school-aged children. Last week health Canada approved the Moderna Read More…

Breaking News

Sunday Frangi, Elected Brandon’s First Black City Councillor

Reading Time: 2 minutes Councillor Frangi also becomes the first Black City Councillor elected in Manitoba of African Heritage. Wanting to serve your community is an honourable decision and it takes a special person willing to commit to a life of public service. Today Brandon, Manitoba election officials confirmed Sunday Frangi, won the Ward 5 councillor seat in the Read More…

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Hey, Need A Job?

Reading Time: < 1 minute We have lots of good jobs in our Job Section Hey, Need a job? We have lots of jobs that you would love posted in our TDS News jobs section, but you have to live in Canada or the United States to apply. A lot of our postings are great jobs, many are good jobs, Read More…

Canada Takes Leadership Role With $80M Cybersecurity Network
Canada

Canada Takes Leadership Role With $80M Cybersecurity Network

Reading Time: 2 minutes $80-million investment will support cybersecurity research In 2019, Canadian businesses spent an estimated $7 billion to detect and prevent cyber securities. That staggering amount only highlights the severity of a global problem. “If it were measured as a country, then cybercrime — which is predicted to inflict damages totalling $6 trillion USD globally in 2021 — would be Read More…

Breaking News

Introducing Mr Gabriel Banica, Leader Of The Local Party Of Canada

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Local Party Of Canada proposing policies that are bold and resonates with Canadians Correction update – We inadvertently listed Mr Banica’s title as Facility Director in writing and in the initial broadcast, Mr Banica’s title is Facilities Manager at the City of Montreal. If you don’t know who Mr Gabriel Banica is, you surely Read More…

Today marks the 1 year anniversary of the MMIWG report
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Today Canada Honours Its Missing Murdered, Indigenous Woman, Girls & Two Spirited

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada called the Missing Murdered, Indigenous Woman, Girls & Two-Spirited Genocide. May 5th is dedicated to honouring Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, Two-Spirit, and Gender-Diverse People, (MMIGG2S). Indigenous women are far more likely to go missing or become murder victims within Canada. For years the Indigenous community have asked the various Federal Governments to call Read More…

Alberta Premier Kenney Signals Tighter Restrictions Are Coming In Wake Of The 3rd Wave Of COVID-19
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Alberta Premier Kenney Signals Tighter Restrictions Are Coming In Wake Of The 3rd Wave Of COVID-19

Reading Time: 1 minute Alberta’s COVID-19 restrictions have been the most relaxed when compared to other provinces. In a press, conference yesterday afternoon, Alberta’s Premier Kenney signalled tighter restrictions will be in place to curb the spread of the virus. While many provinces have successfully fend off the third wave of the virus our at best kept it at Read More…

President Biden Begins The Tough Task Of Reuniting Migrant Children With Families
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President Biden Begins The Tough Task Of Reuniting Migrant Children With Families

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biden Administration Begins This Week to Reunite Families Separated Under the Prior Administration Under the Trump administration, immigration was a humanitarian crisis. Immigrants from certain countries were looked upon negatively. Immigrants from African countries were said to be coming from unfavourable destinations, while Mexican immigrants were considered to be murderers and rapist according to former Read More…

Canada & Manitoba Metis Federation Reach Historic Agreement On Kapyong Barracks
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Canada & Manitoba Metis Federation Reach Historic Agreement On Kapyong Barracks

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kapyong Barracks will finally be transferred back into the hand of Manitoba’s Treaty 1 Indigenous People The Government of Canada and the Manitoba Metis Federation have resolved outstanding litigation related to Canada’s planned sale of the former Kapyong Barracks land in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The Kapyong Barracks have been decommissioned for over a decade and the Read More…