Day: 14 November 2021

Covid-19 Updates English News Updates

Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide

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Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of November 14, 2021, at 4:30 pm EST.

On Sunday, health officials in Poland logged 14,448 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 3.2 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases, 87.5% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 46 Covid-related deaths for a total of 78,867 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.


Canada Covid-19 Updates English Featured News Updates Ontario

LTC, vaccine staff obligation postponed to December 13. Poll, 72% of Canadians don’t want to end up in an LTC

TORONTO – The deadline for Ontario’s long-term care homes was set for tomorrow to be fully immunized against Covid-19 but the government has decided to postpone it until December 13. This was announced by the spokesperson of the Minister of Long Term Care Rod Phillips Vanessa De Matteis: by today, however, the staff of these houses must receive at least the first dose of the vaccine.  (more…)

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Climate, energy, Covid in agenda for the “Three Amigos”

TORONTO – Ottawa, June 29, 2016. Justin Trudeau, along with U.S. President Barak Obama and his Mexican counterpart Enrique Peña Nieto, chairs the North American Leaders’ Summit (NALS), better known as the Three Amigos Summit. Since then, the leaders of the three countries have not met again. The break, which lasted over five years, was wanted by the previous Us administration led by former President Donald Trump and, last summer, by the uncertainties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, we are facing the turning point, with an attempt to normalization relations between Canada, the United States and Mexico.  (more…)

Alberta Canada Covid-19 Updates English Featured News Updates Ontario Quebec

Covid-19 in Ontario, 666 cases: 300 are fully vaccinated

TORONTO – 666 new cases. A decidedly not very reassuring number, in every sense, that of the new cases recorded today in Ontario where there were also 7 deaths from Covid-19. The province therefore reported the highest number of infections in almost 40 days, to be precise since 2 October, when 704 cases were detected. The causes have risen in the last: 661 Saturday, 598 Friday, 642 Thursday. And the seven-day moving average is now 563, significantly higher than a week ago (468). The positivity rate also rises: today the laboratories processed 24,853 test samples, generating a positivity rate of 2.7% (Thursday it was 2.1%).  (more…)

News Updates

Marking the discovery of Insulin, 100 years later

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about the disease, its risk factors, its management and lifestyle changes people can make to improve their health. Since 1991, World Diabetes Day (November 14) is marked annually in honour of the birthday of Canadian physician and scientist, Sir Frederick G. Banting, the co-discoverer of insulin.

This year marks the 100-year anniversary of that 1921 discovery which was a historical turning point for the treatment of people with diabetes.


Covid-19 Updates English News Updates Ontario

Daily update of Ontario’s Covid-19 Vaccination Campaign

With the largest vaccination campaign underway, the province has administered more than 22.7 million doses into the arms of Ontarians. According to data last updated on November 14, numbers released by the Ministry of Health show health officials administered 13,066 vaccine doses on Saturday, down from 18,138 doses the day prior.


Bengali News Updates The Environment World News

শেষটায় ভারত ও চীনের কারণে জলবায়ু সম্মেলন ‘কপ২৬’ জলাঞ্জলিত

২৪ ঘন্টারও বেশি সময় পেরিয়ে যাবার পর শনিবার গ্লাসগোর আলোচিত জলবায়ু ‘কপ২৬’ সম্মেলনে সমঝোতা ঘটেছে, যেখানে রোষে অনুপস্থিত চীনের সভাপতি এবং কয়লা প্রচলনে ভারতের সংশোধিত ভাষা ব্যবহারের কারণে স্বাগতিক ব্রিটেনের সভাপতি অলোক শর্মা ওই পরিণতিতে ‘বিফল অশ্রুবিয়োগ’ করেছেন।  (more…)

English Featured News Updates The Environment World News

Eventually India and China have watered down the COP26

A new global climate deal has been agreed at COP26 in Glasgow on Saturday after talks overran over 24 hours, but it prompted fury after China, whose president did not attend, and India forced a last-minute change over the language about coal, where Britain’s president of the conference Alok Sharma ‘fought back tears’ as he apologized for a last-minute change.  (more…) ***This project is made possible in part thanks to the financial support of Canadian Heritage;

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