Post COVID-19 Marketing Tools And Apps To Give Your Biz A Boost
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Post COVID-19 Marketing Tools And Apps To Give Your Biz A Boost

Reading Time: 3 minutes Many business owners do not have a post-COVID-19 marketing strategy By Jayden Foley Whether your business has survived through the ongoing pandemic so far, or you’re only just planning on launching within the next couple of months, there’s no doubt that COVID-19 has put a severe strain on the way that companies conduct their business. Read More…

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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…

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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…

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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…

COVAX On Pace To Deliver 2 Billion Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine
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COVAX On Pace To Deliver 2 Billion Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine

Reading Time: 2 minutes COVAX has now delivered more than 38 million doses across six continents WHO workers Nestor Ariel Salazar Cabares, Roesenber de la Cruz Rodriguez, Giovanni Diaz Gaitan and Juan Alberto Sanchez finish setting up the COVID-19 vaccination site in the indigenous community of Concordia, Colombia. More than one hundred economies have received life-saving COVID-19 vaccines from Read More…

New Zealand Blocks Travelers From India & Brazil From Entering Country
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New Zealand Blocks Travelers From India & Brazil From Entering Country

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brazil & India has seen massive COVID-19 outbreaks each day topping over 100,000 The handling of New Zealand’s COVID-19 pandemic has been at times the envy of the world leaders. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has managed the pandemic with a steady hand and has been able to keep her country’s COVID-19 case to a minimal. Read More…

Businesses Benefit And Grow When They Hire Professionals To Do Their SEO
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Businesses Benefit And Grow When They Hire Professionals To Do Their SEO

Reading Time: 2 minutes Genial SEO understands the importance of helping businesses stay relevant on Google, especially in the middle of a pandemic Marketing is the most important part of any business especially in the middle of a pandemic. It is vital to have a great seo campaign to help customers find you on the web. SEO is the Read More…

“Godzilla vs. Kong” Crushes at the Box Office
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“Godzilla vs. Kong” Crushes at the Box Office

Reading Time: 2 minutes Godzilla vs. Kong brought in $300 Million Worldwide in Only 12 Days Riding the wave of a massive opening in international markets, including $137.1 million in China so far, “Godzilla vs. Kong” debuted this week in the U.S. in theaters and on HBO Max, taking in $48.5 million at the domestic box office over five Read More…

Today Marks International Day For Transgender Visibility
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Today Marks International Day For Transgender Visibility

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Transgender community continue to fight for equality and basic human rights around the world As today marks international Transgender Day of Visibility, it provides an opportunity for Allies of the Transgender community understand the struggles and adversity they have faced. The road to equality is paved with sadness, injustices and far to often physical Read More…

Trudeau & World Leaders Meet To Assess COVID-19 Fallout
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Trudeau & World Leaders Meet To Assess COVID-19 Fallout

Reading Time: 6 minutes Calls for additional measures to reduce debt burden and increase liquidity in low and middle-income countries to ensure full recovery With many countries continuing to struggle to overcome the human and economic devastation from COVID-19, UN Secretary-General António Guterres is convening a meeting of world leaders on Monday, 29 March from 10 a.m. to 1:00 Read More…

Genial SEO Experts Know Why Backlinking Lands You On The Front Page Of Google
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Genial SEO Experts Know Why Backlinking Lands You On The Front Page Of Google

Reading Time: 2 minutes Backlinking is the one aspect of marketing companies often overlook TDS News – Backlinks are an important part of website marketing that is often overlooked by many business owners trying to get ranked in Google. They also give an indication of the popularity of a website. You can easily find out if a site has Read More…

Facebook Marketing Is Key To Businesses Recovering From The Pandemic Says Genial SEO
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Facebook Marketing Is Key To Businesses Recovering From The Pandemic Says Genial SEO

Reading Time: 4 minutes Genial SEO is one of the Top Facebook Marketing firms guiding small business when making important social marketing decisions TDS News – Nothing helps a business grow better than a solid marketing campaign, and Facebook is an excellent tool to do the job. As a business, it is important to always respond to comments written Read More…

Business Are Turning To Marketing Experts Genial SEO To Get Them Through The Pandemic
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Businesses Are Turning To Marketing Experts Genial SEO To Get Them Through The Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Pandemic has crushed small businesses, but many are turning to marketing experts Genial SEO to drive organic traffic to their websites TDS News – Website traffic is a rather encompassing term that can mean practically anything. There are many different ways to drive online traffic to your business, which is crucial in a pandemic. Read More…

Genial Seo, The Company Helping Businesses Thrive In The Middle Of A Pandemic
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Genial Seo, The Company Helping Businesses Thrive In The Middle Of A Pandemic

Reading Time: 3 minutes Genial Seo, Search Engine Optimization experts that businesses call on to rank them in Google and drive traffic to their sites Search Engine Optimization is among the most crucial elements of an efficient and thorough online marketing plan. Finding the right company that will take the time to understand your business and provided the best Read More…

B.C Approves Specialized Housing Project For Seniors With Dementia
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B.C Approves Specialized Housing Project For Seniors With Dementia

Reading Time: 3 minutes Unique housing project underway for seniors, dementia care patients TDS News –  Seniors in need of affordable rental homes and those who require on-site dementia care support will soon benefit from a new development under construction in Vanderhoof. “This innovative project will not only help more seniors live independently in their community, it will also Read More…

Project Hammerhead Nabs Cross Boarder Drug Smugglers
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Project Hammerhead Nabs Cross Boarder Drug Smugglers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Law enforcement partners dismantle alleged cross border smuggling organization TDS News – Today, the Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA), the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in collaboration with the R.C.M.P and the Mohawk Police Service, busted a number of individuals in Canada and the United States for cross border smuggling following an investigation involving law Read More…

UK and EU Reach Historic Post Brexit Trade Agreement
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UK Prime Minister Johnson To Host Virtual G7 Meeting

Reading Time: 3 minutes Prime Minister Boris Johnson will host fellow G7 leaders for a virtual meeting on Friday 19 February On Friday (19th February) the Prime Minister will host fellow G7 leaders for a virtual meeting to discuss how the world’s leading democracies can work together to ensure equitable distribution of coronavirus vaccines around the world, prevent future Read More…

Pandemic Pushes Augmented Reality Revenues To $12 Billion In 2025
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Pandemic Pushes Augmented Reality Revenues To $12 Billion In 2025

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brands are increasingly leveraging AR tools and 3D content to drive online sales and add value to their customers The ongoing pandemic and lockdowns have exploded social media usage and increased traffic in online shopping platforms, forcing many brands to embrace emerging technologies such as Augmented Reality (AR) and virtual stores to remain competitive and Read More…

Canada Assumes Command International Counter-Terrorism Naval Task Force
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Canada Assumes Command International Counter-Terrorism Naval Task Force

Reading Time: 2 minutes Code name operation ARTEMIS Operation ARTEMIS is the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) contribution to CTF 150, a multinational task force conducting maritime security and counter-terrorism operations in Middle Eastern waters.  Commodore Dan Charlebois of the Royal Canadian Navy assumed command of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150) today, during a change of command ceremony held Read More…

UK to host G7 Summit in Cornwall
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UK to host G7 Summit in Cornwall

Reading Time: 3 minutes The G7 summit will be used to unite leading democracies to help the world build back better. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will host the world leaders of the G7 democracies in Cornwall, June of 2021 to address the challenges from beating coronavirus and tackling climate change, to ensuring that people everywhere can benefit from Read More…

Canada Scores Big Win On "IRENA" Council
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Canada Scores Big Win On “IRENA” Council

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada Wins Two-Year Term on International Renewable Energy Agency Council Today Seamus O’Regan Jr., Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, announced that Canada has been voted in as an official Member of Council for the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Announced at the 11th session of the IRENA Assembly, Canada will serve a two-year term on the Read More…

Huge Profits In Lighting COVID-19 Waste On Fire
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Huge Profits In Lighting COVID-19 Waste On Fire

Reading Time: 2 minutes Medical Waste a Multi-billion Dollar business being lit from the Ongoing Pandemic Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Growth Opportunities in the Medical Waste Management Market in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, Forecast to 2024, finds that the increase in hospital visits due to COVID-19, aging population, and medical visits are key factors driving the medical waste management market in North Read More…

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The World Needs One Day To Be Happy

Reading Time: < 1 minute Don’t Worry Be Happy By LiL Duval and T.I Today we are reporting one story about sad state of affairs in the United States and we dedicate the rest of our coverage to songs about happiness. The world deserves at least one day to be happy!

What is WHO Secret to Helping 100 Million People Quit Tobacco?
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What is WHO Secret to Helping 100 Million People Quit Tobacco?

Reading Time: 3 minutes 8 Million people die each year from smoking The World Health Organization (WHO) today launches a year-long global campaign for World No Tobacco Day 2021 – “Commit to Quit.”  The new WHO Quit Challenge on WhatsApp and publication “More than 100 reasons to quit tobacco” are being released today to mark the start of the campaign. The COVID-19 pandemic Read More…

Visiting The Vet In COVID-19
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Visiting The Vet In COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Animals are often forgotten in the COVID-19 Pandemic Many of us have been putting off health and wellness appointments due to COVID-19, and a visit to the vet is no exception. While most veterinary offices across the country are now open for regular checkups and non-emergency care, some of us remain cautious about visiting – Read More…

COVID-19 Adverse Effects To Woman Entrepreneurs
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COVID-19 Adverse Effects To Woman Entrepreneurs

Reading Time: 3 minutes New MIWE Report Reveals How the COVID-19 Crisis Could Set Back a Generation of Women in Business Women across the world have been disproportionally impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic – a staggering 87% of women business owners say they have been adversely affected. Over representation in sectors hardest hit by the economic downturn, the pronounced Read More…

UN Sounding Alarm On Misuse Of Contact Tracing Data
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UN Sounding Alarm On Misuse Of Contact Tracing Data

Reading Time: 3 minutes UN Secretary-General warns of the potential threats from collecting data used for COVID-19 contact tracing The COVID-19 pandemic has become a global emergency, with devastating consequences in terms of loss of life and economic decline, and significantly hampering progress toward achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Poor and vulnerable communities are particularly imperiled by Read More…

International Community Condemns China's Ousting of Hong Kong Legislators
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International Community Condemns China’s Ousting of Hong Kong Legislators

Reading Time: 2 minutes China’s new rules disqualifying elected legislators in Hong Kong violates democracy The Foreign Ministers of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States Secretary of State reiterate their serious concerns regarding China’s imposition of new rules to disqualify elected legislators in Hong Kong.  Following the imposition of the National Security Law and Read More…

Boeing 737 MAX Is Clear To Take Off
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Boeing 737 MAX Is Clear To Take Off

Reading Time: 2 minutes FAA gives green light for Boeing 737 Max to return to the skies SEATTLE, The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today rescinded the order that halted commercial operations of Boeing 737-8s and 737-9s. The move will allow airlines that are under the FAA’s jurisdiction, including those in the U.S., to take the steps necessary to resume service Read More…

A Cervical Cancer-Free Future Is Possible
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A Cervical Cancer-Free Future Is Possible

Reading Time: 3 minutes A Cervical Cancer-Free Future Is Possible WHO‘s Global Strategy to Accelerate the Elimination of Cervical Cancer, launched today, outlines three key steps: vaccination, screening and treatment. Successful implementation of all three could reduce more than 40% of new cases of the disease and 5 million related deaths by 2050. Today’s development represents a historic milestone Read More…

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Avoid Dental Emergencies During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Good dental hygiene can save you from ending up in an emergency room (NC) Good dental hygiene might not be an obvious priority during the pandemic, but that could quickly change if a painful cavity develops and in-person visits are no longer available.   Understanding that this isn’t the most normal of times, it’s important to control the Read More…

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Manufacturing Giant CAE Receives $30M Loan From Quebec Government

Reading Time: < 1 minute CAE is one of the worlds leading manufacturers of flight simulated technology QUÉBEC, The Government of Quebec has granted Canadian manufacturer giant CAE, a loan of $ 30 million repayable by royalties. This support will enable the company to continue its research and development activities in connection with the development of products and services for simulation and Read More…

Alberta Government Projects $30 Billion Windfall From Natural Gas Revenues
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Alberta Government Projects $30 Billion Windfall From Natural Gas Revenues

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alberta government’s aggressive strategy to restart natural gas sector welcomed by Albertans The Alberta Petrochemicals Incentive Program (APIP), part of Alberta’s Recovery Plan, will help attract billions in petrochemical project investments and continue to diversify the province’s economy while drawing directly on our abundant reserves of natural gas. The goal is to aggressively compete with Read More…

International Religious Freedom Day
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International Religious Freedom Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes Millions of people are persecuted each year for religions beliefs International Religious Freedom Day is an important occasion to assert the universal human right of all people to practice their religion and hold beliefs, without discrimination, violence, or abuse. This year, it is also a critical opportunity to recognize the resilience of faith and belief Read More…

Jacinda Ardern wins Landslide victory to 2nd mandate
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Jacinda Ardern wins Landslide victory to 2nd mandate

Reading Time: 1 minute Ardern’s landslide victory is the biggest in almost fifty years for the Labour Party New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was given a second mandate by New Zealanders in a landslide victory.  The Prime Minister has received widespread support from the country and international leaders. From the way the Prime Minister handled the mass shooting several Read More…

Zuckerberg Slow to Act, Facebook Finally moves To Ban Posts Denying Holocausts
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Zuckerberg Slow to Act, Facebook Finally moves To Ban Posts Denying Holocaust

Reading Time: 2 minutes Holocaust denying will now be considered hate speech Facebook has long been the playground for hate, misogyny, white supremacist and political interference. The site that was supposed to bring people together, has been used to spread hate, disrupt elections, stream live murders, suicides and divide many factions of today’s already fragile society. Sadly all of Read More…

COVID-19 Has Forced Banks to Change Their Future Banking Strategy
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COVID-19 Has Forced Banks to Change Their Future Banking Strategy

Reading Time: 3 minutes The banking industry faces a watershed moment, with banks accelerating plans to digitally transform LONDON- Marqeta, the global modern card issuing platform, today released a report that examines how banks intend to change their strategies in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the findings, COVID-19 has had a significant impact on almost all (96%) Read More…

OneClass Fined $100,000 For Spamming Students
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OneClass Fined $100,000 For Spamming Students

Reading Time: < 1 minute Online educational platform OneClass agrees to pay $100,000 for allegedly violating Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation The CRTC has reached an agreement with Notesolution Inc. (doing business as OneClass) to resolve alleged violations of Canada’s Anti-spam Legislation (CASL). As part of this agreement, OneClass agreed to make a payment of $100,000. An investigation launched by the CRTC’s Read More…

Trudeau co-chairs 2nd high-level COVID-19 Economic recovery conference
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Trudeau co-chairs 2nd high-level COVID-19 Economic recovery conference

Reading Time: 2 minutes The conference of world leaders is another important step towards sustaining the worlds economies Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica along with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, hosted there second High-Level event on Financing for Development in the Era of COVID‑19 and Beyond. “Global cooperation is crucial to protect Read More…

Canadian Journalist hit with a rubber bullet, Trump said "It was the most beautiful Thing"
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Canadian Journalist hit with a rubber bullet, Trump said “It was the most beautiful Thing”

Reading Time: 2 minutes MSNBC Ali Velshi is the latest journalist to be attacked by US President Donald Trump Enemy of the people and Fake news is how the embattled US President often refers to journalist when he is put in the unfavourable position of having to tell the truth. The irony of Trumps mocking of the media is Read More…

Temporary foreign workers will finally get the protection they need
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Temporary foreign workers will finally get the protection they need

Reading Time: 3 minutes Protecting B.C foreign workers will now how great protection under provincial jurisdictions Temporary foreign workers who come to B.C. to work will be better protected now that the employers who want to hire these workers will be required to register with the Province as of Dec. 15, 2020. Employers who wish to hire foreign nationals Read More…

UN to hold first virtual General Assembly in its 75 years
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UN to hold first virtual General Assembly in its 75 years

Reading Time: 2 minutes COVID-19: World leaders to stay at home, in first ‘virtual’ UN General Assembly The 75th UN General Assembly (UNGA) session, begins on 15 September and this year, due to the ongoing global pandemic, it will be unlike any other in the organization’s three quarters of a century of existence This year each Member State, Observer Read More…

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136,141 cases of COVID-19 in Canada as of Sunday

Reading Time: 3 minutes Latest update from Canada’s Chief medical doctor, Theresa Tam “There have been 136,141 cases of COVID-19 in Canada, including 9,170 deaths. 88% of people have now recovered. Labs across Canada tested an average of 47,806 people daily over the past week with 1.1% testing positive. Over the past week, an average of 633 cases are now being reported daily Read More…

September 10, 2020 marks World Suicide Prevention Day
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September 10, 2020 marks World Suicide Prevention Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes Over 40 countries now celebrate World Suicide Day World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) is an awareness day observed on 10 September every year, in order to provide worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides, with various activities around the world since 2003.  The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) collaborates with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) Read More…

Worst oil ever recorded in Mauritius water, over 1 million litres dumped into Indian Ocean
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Worst oil spill catastrophe ever in Mauritius history, WAKASHIO tanker dumped over 1 million litres into Indian Ocean

Reading Time: 2 minutes Japan to dispatch disaster recovery experts to assist with the WAKASHIO oil spill clean up Japan has dispatched the third Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Expert Team, which consists of 6 members, to the Republic of Mauritius to deal with the oil spill from the bulk carrier “WAKASHIO” which has been stranded off the coast of Read More…

Canada celebrates 40th anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope
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Canada celebrates 40th anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope

Reading Time: 2 minutes Over $750 million worldwide have been donate to fight cancer in the Name of Terry Fox Terry Fox was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and raised in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, a community near Vancouver on Canada’s west coast. An active teenager involved in many sports, Terry was only 18 years old when he was diagnosed Read More…

Boeing 737 Max aircraft fleet are grounded worldwide
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Transport Canada will not re-certify Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft

Reading Time: 2 minutes Boeing 737 Max aircraft fleet are grounded worldwide In the aftermath of two fatal accidents, Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, the Boeing 737 MAX was grounded worldwide in March 2019. Boeing implemented several changes to its flight control system and pilot training and was expecting to have the planes in the air mid 2020. The crashes Read More…

Black Ribbon Day: 81 years ago Nazism and Stalinism rose to power
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Black Ribbon Day: 81 years ago Nazism and Stalinism rose to power

Reading Time: 2 minutes Black Ribbon Day is Day of remembrance for the lives lost from Nazism and Stalinism Black Ribbon Day, officially known in the European Union as the European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism, is an international day of remembrance for victims of totalitarian regimes, specifically Stalinist, communist, Nazi and fascist regimes. It is observed on 23 August to coincide with the date of Read More…

International Day Honouring the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion
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International Day Honouring the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion

Reading Time: 2 minutes Each year, millions of people are forced to conceal their religious beliefs out of fear of violence On the International Day commemorating the victims of acts of violence based on religion or belief, we pay tribute to those who have lost their lives, who are attacked, threatened or persecuted due to their religion or belief. Read More…

How dangerous are burning electric cars?
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How dangerous are burning electric cars?

Reading Time: < 1 minute What happens if an electric car burns in a road tunnel or an underground car park? In the Hagerbach test tunnel in Switzerland, Empa researchers and tunnel safety expert Lars Derek Mellert set fire to battery cells of electric cars, analyzed the distribution of soot and smoke gases and the chemical residues in the extinguishing Read More…

Obesity increases risk of death from COVID-19
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Obesity increases risk of death from COVID-19

Reading Time: 3 minutes The risk of death from COVID-19 for those who are obese is higher for men and young people In a study published in Annals of Internal Medicine, Kaiser Permanente research shows that obesity was associated with a substantial increased risk of death from COVID-19. However, it also found that the risk of death from COVID-19 Read More…

1st Anniversary of the Elimination of Sex-based Inequities in the Indian Act
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1st Anniversary of the Elimination of Sex-based Inequities in the Indian Act

Reading Time: 2 minutes Indigenous women have worked for decades to end sex-based discrimination in the Indian Act. Today Canada marks the the one year anniversary of the the elimination of sex based inequities in the India Act. Under Bill S-3, advancing gender equality and reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples, removed the 1951 cut-off from the Indian Act registration provisions, Read More…

Canada Celebrates 2020 International Youth Day
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Canada Celebrates 2020 International Youth Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes 2020 Theme: Youth Engagement for Global Action In 1999, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth that August 12th be declared International Youth Day. “International Youth Day gives an opportunity to celebrate and mainstream young peoples’ voices, actions and initiatives, as well as their Read More…

COVID-19 Fuels Growth Of Telemedicine Scams
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COVID-19 Fuels Growth Of Telemedicine Scams

Reading Time: 2 minutes Each year the insurance industry loses billions to scams COVID-19 is spurring more consumers to seek the safety and convenience of distance healing by telemedicine, yet consumers must stay alert for costly insurance scams, warns the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud. Telemedicine by remote is widely available for consumers sheltering at home throughout the U.S. So to Read More…

Video Exposing Pornhub Goes Viral With Over 25 Million Views Worldwide
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Video Exposing Pornhub Goes Viral With Over 25 Million Views Worldwide

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pornhub allegedly profiting from the rape and sex trafficking of women and children In the last couple of weeks the #Traffickinghub movement’s viral short animated video exposing Pornhub for allegedly profiting from the rape and sex trafficking of women and children reached over 25 million views across all social media. What proof do we have that Pornhub Read More…

37th Anniversary of Black July, Sri Lanka's Deadliest Civil War
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37th Anniversary of Black July, Sri Lanka’s Deadliest Civil War

Reading Time: 2 minutes 150,000 people became homeless in Black July Black July is the common name used to refer to the anti-Tamil pogrom and riots in Sri Lanka during July 1983. The riots began as a response to a deadly ambush on 23 July 1983 by the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam), one of the many Tamil militant groups of that time. The LTTE had killed 13 Sri Read More…

Canada enacts new measures to help international students
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Canada enacts new measures to help international students

Reading Time: 2 minutes International students can now work longer hours with penalty Canada has implemented a number of temporary policy changes intended to support international students, learning institutions and other stakeholders in Canada’s education sector in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. International students who had a valid study permit, or who were approved for a study permit Read More…

Africa call for health policy shift in post COVID-19 era
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Africa call for health policy shift in post COVID-19 era

Reading Time: 3 minutes Urgent need for inclusive health policy in Africa Countries must strengthen and reform their health policy research institutions to focus on Africa-led inclusive solutions Global health experts and practitioners at a policy webinar hosted by the African Development Institute (ADI) called for a “Marshall Plan on Inclusive Health in Africa.”   There is an urgent Read More…

Trump Far Right Rally Gets pranked by Borat Creator
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Trump Far Right Rally Gets pranked by Borat Creator

Reading Time: < 1 minute Trump Far Right Rally Gets pranked by Borat Creator. Sacha Baron Cohen’s epic invasion of US politics “Obama, what we gonna do? Inject him with the Wuhan flu,” The Borat star sings on stage referencing Donald Trump’s racist name referring to the virus also as the Chinese virus. “Hillary Clinton, what we gonna do? Lock Read More…

700 Small Business In Guatemala Affected Fruit Smugglers
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700 Businesses In Guatemala Affected By Fruit Smugglers

Reading Time: 2 minutes 700 Business In Guatemala Affected By Fruit Smugglers. Mexican farmers are hurting Guatemala’s economy The Minister of Economy, Antonio Malouf, addresses banana producers in the municipality of La Blanca, San Marcos. To support banana producers in the municipalities of La Blanca, Ocós and Ayutla to combat smuggling of fruit from Mexico, the Minister of Economy, Read More…

Turkey: Criminal Case For Opposing Homophobic Speech
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Turkey: Criminal Case For Opposing Homophobic Speech

Reading Time: 3 minutes Criminal Case for Opposing Homophobic Speech. Turkey’s Directorate Blames HIV On Homosexuality End Stigmatization of LGBT People, Investigation of Bar Associations Hundreds of people gathered for the campus Pride March at Middle East Technical University on May 11, 2018 defying the Ankara governor’s ban on all LBGTI public events.  © 2018 Yıldız Tar, Kaos GL (Istanbul) Read More…

El Salvador Inhumane COVID-19 Prison Lockdown Treatment
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El Salvador Inhumane COVID-19 Prison Lockdown Treatment

Reading Time: 4 minutes El Salvador Inhumane COVID-19 Prison Lockdown Treatment. 77 people were murdered between April 24 & 27, 2020 Inmates are lined up during a security operation under the watch of police at Izalco prison in San Salvador, El Salvador, on April 25, 2020. © 2020 El Salvador presidential press office via AP (Washington, DC) – El Salvador’s President Read More…

Chag Pesach Sameach, Passover 2020, Begins at Sundown Today
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Chag Pesach Sameach, Passover 2020, Begins at Sundown Today

Reading Time: 2 minutes Chag Pesach Sameach, Passover 2020, Begins at Sundown Today. Officially Marking The Start Of The Jewish Holiday Tonight at sundown, Jewish communities across Canada and around the world will begin the eight-day celebration of Passover commemorating the Exodus, the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt.  “Usually, families and friends celebrate Passover by Read More…

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Russia Has Created A Drug For The Treatment Of Coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute The FMBA of Russia presented the antimalarial drug “Mefloquine” for the treatment of coronavirus infection. “The research and production center of the FMBA of Russia, taking into account the Chinese and French experience, has developed a treatment regimen for coronavirus infection based on the antimalarial drug mefloquine,” the press service noted. “The drug with high Read More…

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The Head Of The IMF Announced The Beginning Of A global Recession

Reading Time: 2 minutes The global economy has plunged into a recession, at least no less than in 2009, said Kristalina Georgieva, managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).“The downturn for 2020 is expected to be quite deep,” the IMF chief said at a briefing, warning that recovery in 2021 can only begin if the spread of COVID-19 Read More…

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China Closes Borders To Foreigners

Reading Time: < 1 minute Chinese authorities will temporarily ban foreign citizens with valid visas and residence permits from entering the country from March 28. This is stated in a statement published on Thursday by the state administration for the migration of the People’s Republic of China. “The Chinese side has decided to temporarily ban the entry of foreign citizens Read More…

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Quadriplegic Teen Left Home Alone To Die

Reading Time: 2 minutes During the outbreak in China a teenage boy suffering from cerebral palsy was found dead at home in Hubei province six days after his father and younger brother were quarantined for suspected infection with a novel coronavirus. Seventeen-year-old Yan Cheng, his 11-year-old brother and their father Yan Xiaowen, 49, who had been working in Hubei’s capital Read More…

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Covid-19 Marks Italy’s Deadliest Day Battling The Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes In Italy, an increase in deaths due to coronavirus was again recorded. Over the past day, 743 people died from COVID-19. This was stated at a press conference by the head of the Department of civil defense Angelo Borelli, reports the Italian TV channel Rai News. According to the Italian Ministry of Health, the total Read More…

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Labour Shortage Causes Norway To Extend Foreign Workers Permit

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs is working on an amendment to the Immigration Regulations Act to allow foreign workers already in Norway to receive a residence permit extension. This amendment is of great importance to agriculture. The coronavirus situation is causing major agricultural challenges as closed borders and quarantine restrictions lead to a Read More…

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China Playing Major Role In Assisting Countries Fight The Coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute To help Cambodia and Serbia fight the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chinese government has decided to send a team of medical experts to the infected countries. The teams, organized by the National Health Commission, consists of experts selected by the Health Commission of Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region. According to the latest figures from the NHC, more Read More…

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Text “Hi” In WhatsApp For Immediate Covid-19 Help

Reading Time: < 1 minute Today, WHO (www.WHO.int) is launched a messaging service with partners WhatsApp and Facebook to keep people safe from the Coronavirus. This easy-to-use messaging service has the potential to reach 2 billion people and enables WHO to get information directly into the hands of the people that need it. From government leaders to health workers and Read More…

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UK Supermarkets Join Forces To Feed A Nation In Crisis

Reading Time: < 1 minute The UK government has temporarily relaxed elements of its competition law as part of its Covid-19 stimulus package to allow supermarkets to work together to feed the nation. In these extraordinary and challenging times it is important that we remove barriers to our supermarkets working together to serve customers, particularly those who are elderly, ill Read More…

Africa World News

Uhuru Torch Race Cancelled

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Uhuru Torch race takes place every year starting from different places President John Magufuli on Tuesday suspended Uhuru Torch race for 2020, as a precautionary measure to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, which is wreaking havoc across the globe. Speaking to residents of Dar es Salaam while inspecting the on-going Ubungo Interchange Read More…

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UK Introduces Emergency Bill To Strengthen (COVID-19) Response

Reading Time: 2 minutes New laws will be introduced to protect public health, increase NHS capacity, strengthen social care and support the public to take the right action at the right time. Emergency measures to give ministers powers to take the right action at the right time to respond effectively to the progress of the coronavirus outbreak will be Read More…

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Norway Guarantees 100 Billion In Business Loans

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Norway government has proposed two new loan measures, providing support of a total of NOK 100 billion. The package will improve Norwegian businesses’ access to the necessary liquidity in the challenging situation they are now facing. “The Norwegian economy is currently facing a very challenging situation. The government will do what is needed and Read More…

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The Netherlands Announced The Discovery Of Antibodies That Block Coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes Antibodies to the SARS virus, which caused an outbreak of SARS in 2002-2003, are also effective against SARS-CoV-2, scientists in Rotterdam say. Scientists in the Netherlands claim to be the first in the world to find an antibody that effectively blocks the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. A preprint of their research is posted on the BioRxiv source, a brief conversation Read More…

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G7 Nations Show Of Solidarity To Fight Covid-19

Reading Time: 3 minutes We, the Leaders of the Group of Seven, acknowledge that the COVID-19 pandemic is a human tragedy and a global health crisis, which also poses major risks for the world economy.  We are committed to doing whatever is necessary to ensure a strong global response through closer cooperation and enhanced coordination of our efforts.  While Read More…

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UK Launches Massive (COVID-19) PR Campaign

Reading Time: 3 minutes Launch of the next stage of the public information campaign including TV adverts featuring CMO Professor Chris Whitty. People are being urged to stay at home for seven days if they develop a high temperature or new continuous cough as part of an expanded public awareness campaign in the fight against COVID-19, Health Secretary Matt Read More…

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UK Postpones Local Election Due To Coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Local, mayoral and Police and Crime Commissioner elections that were due to take place in May this year will be postponed until May 2021, the Government has confirmed today. The Government will also work with the devolved administrations to ensure that they have the necessary powers to take the same approach. The decision was taken Read More…

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A Woman Became President Of Greece For The First Time

Reading Time: < 1 minute The new President of Greece, Ekaterina Sakellaropoulou, has been sworn in and assumed the office of the head of state. The ceremony was held on Friday at a special session of the country’s Parliament. Sakellaropoulo became the first woman President of the Greek state. After a brief prayer in Parliament Sakellaropoulo took the oath on Read More…

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Who’s Making Money From The Coronavirus? Did You Also Get Scammed?

Reading Time: 2 minutes As COVID-19 (coronavirus) continues to spread globally, be on the lookout for associated scams. Fraudsters want to profit from consumers’ fears, uncertainties and misinformation. Examples of COVID-19 fraud Consumers in other countries have shared these scenarios: Private companies offering fast COVID-19 tests for sale Only hospitals can perform the tests No other tests are genuine Read More…

Africa World News

Mozambicans Still Struggling From Deadly Cyclone

Reading Time: 2 minutes World Food Programme (WFP) needs US$91 million to be able to fully implement rehabilitation projects for Idai victims this year. A year after Cyclone Idai devastated much of central Mozambique, limited funding for essential reconstruction is preventing many of the hardest-hit people from getting back on their feet, according to the United Nations World Food Read More…

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Coronavirus In Italy: 196 People Died In A day, 2076 Were Infected

Reading Time: < 1 minute In Italy, fresh data was provided on the number of people infected with COVID-19 and who died from the disease caused by the coronavirus. During the day, the number of infected people in the country increased by more than two thousand, and the number of deaths- by almost 200 people, according to La Repubblica. The Read More…

Middle East World News

Will Terrorism Ever Stop In Afghanistan?

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Ashraf Ghani met today with a number of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan elders and influential figures at the Presidential Palace. Aftab Ahmad Sherpao, Farhatullah Babar, Afrasiab Khattak, Ghulam Ahmad Bilour, Mahmood Khan Achakzai, Mohsin Dawar and Bushra Gohar who had visited Kabul to attend the President Ghani’s swearing-in ceremony, extended their congratulations to the Read More…

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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…

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Prime Minister Trudeau Celebrates International Woman’s Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the accomplishments and leadership of women in Canada and around the world, and recommit ourselves to moving forward to a future in which everyone has an equal chance to succeed. We all have women in our lives who inspire us every day. This year’s theme, Because Of You, honours those who Read More…

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Health Declaration MANDATORY For All Incoming Travelers To Viet Nam

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has decided that health declaration shall be mandatory for all incoming travelers to Viet Nam effective immediately. The decision was made at the Committee’s meeting on Friday morning amid ongoing spikes of COVID-19 infections and fatalities across the world. Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, who is Read More…

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Those Infected With The Coronavirus Will Be Shipped To The Isolated Galang Desert

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Indonesian authorities plan to place those infected with the coronavirus on the uninhabited island of Galang. The Jakarta Post newspaper with reference to the commander-in-chief of the armed forces, Hadi Tjahjanto, reports this. According to the commander-in-chief, Galang Island was chosen as the site for the hospital, as several buildings that were used in Read More…

Africa World News

20,000 Migrants Have Now Died In The Mediterranean Sea

Reading Time: 2 minutes International Organisation for Migration (IOM) reiterates that improved and expanded safe, legal pathways for migrants and refugees are urgently needed. A tragic shipwreck off the coast of Libya last month and more than a dozen other recent fatalities elsewhere have pushed the death toll in the Mediterranean Sea to 20,014 since 2014, according to IOM’s Missing Read More…

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Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Turns 50

Reading Time: < 1 minute Fifty years ago today, the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons [NPT] entered into force. As a critical part of the rules-based international order, the NPT continues to promote international peace and security by limiting the spread of the world’s most destructive weapons. The NPT was opened for signature on July 1, 1968, and Read More…

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Pakistan Supports Zarif’s Stance On Violence Against Indian Muslims

Reading Time: 2 minutes TEHRAN – Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has supported Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s stance on the wave of organized violence against Indian Muslims. “Fully share the concerns expressed by my brother Javad Zarif on the safety and well-being of Indian Muslims facing naked violence from RSS mobs. India is in throes of Read More…

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Trump Administration Tries To Block China From Leading The UN Global IP Efforts

Reading Time: < 1 minute Washington, D.C.— Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR), Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), and Senator Todd Young (R-IN) today sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urging the Secretary to vigorously oppose China’s leadership in the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), given China’s persistent violations of intellectual property protections, including Read More…

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The Democratic Republic Of Congo’s Last Ebola Patient Discharged

Reading Time: 2 minutes Although the patient has been allowed to leave, 46 people who had come in contact with her are still being monitored. GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo, The last Ebola patient in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was discharged today from a treatment centre in the north-eastern town of Beni. With no more confirmed cases, Read More…