Trials for Canadians Kovrig, Spavor to begin in China this week

Trials for Canadians Kovrig, Spavor to begin in China this week By Hannah Jackson Global News Posted March 17, 2021 5:20 pm     Updated March 17, 2021 5:23 pm 6:38 Michael Kovrig’s wife says she hopes Biden’s ‘powerful’ words will lead to action WATCH: Michael Kovrig’s wife says she hopes Biden’s ‘powerful’ words will lead to action – Feb…

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Putin approved efforts to influence 2020 U.S. election, help Trump win: report

Putin approved efforts to influence 2020 U.S. election, help Trump win: report By Eric Tucker The Associated Press Posted March 17, 2021 1:57 am     Updated March 17, 2021 2:32 am 2:31 U.S. election: Officials say Iran, Russia have obtained voter registration information WATCH: U.S. election: Officials say Iran, Russia have obtained voter registration information – Oct 21, 2020…

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COVID-19 survivors may only need one vaccine dose, study says

COVID-19 survivors may only need one vaccine dose, study says By Emerald Bensadoun Global News Posted March 13, 2021 4:15 pm 9:06 Coronavirus: The science behind the new Covid-19 mRNA vaccines WATCH: Coronavirus: The science behind the new COVID-19 mRNA vaccines – Jan 23, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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No place for abuse in Canadian military: acting defence chief

No place for abuse in Canadian military: acting defence chief By Jim Bronskill The Canadian Press Posted March 11, 2021 7:58 pm 5:14 It’s not the job of the PM, Minister of Defence to personally investigate allegations: Trudeau It's not the job of the PM, Minister of Defence to personally investigate allegations: Trudeau comments Leave a comment facebook Share this…

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China approves sweeping changes to Hong Kong’s electoral system

China approves sweeping changes to Hong Kong’s electoral system By Staff Reuters Posted March 11, 2021 3:09 am 2:26 Hong Kong democracy campaigners kept in custody after marathon bail hearing WATCH: Hong Kong democracy campaigners kept in custody after marathon bail hearing comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share…

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7 killed in Myanmar anti-coup protests as military accused of using battle tactics

7 killed in Myanmar anti-coup protests as military accused of using battle tactics By Staff Reuters Posted March 11, 2021 2:41 am WATCH: Myanmar police flees to India after refusing to shoot civilians as military crackdown continues comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on Twitter email…

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Biden to join virtual summit with leaders of Japan, India and Australia

Biden to join virtual summit with leaders of Japan, India and Australia By Alexandra Jaffe The Associated Press Posted March 9, 2021 9:04 pm 6:38 Michael Kovrig’s wife says she hopes Biden’s ‘powerful’ words will lead to action WATCH: Michael Kovrig’s wife says she hopes Biden’s ‘powerful’ words will lead to action – Feb 28, 2021 comments Leave a comment…

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China launches COVID-19 vaccine passport for cross-border travel

China launches COVID-19 vaccine passport for cross-border travel By Roxanne Liu and Tony Munroe Reuters Posted March 9, 2021 7:57 am     Updated March 9, 2021 7:58 am 0:45 Coronavirus: WHO says ‘vaccine passports’ for travel has ethical considerations due to inequality WATCH: WHO says 'vaccine passports' for travel has ethical considerations due to inequality comments Leave a comment…

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U.S. economic rebound could brighten Canada’s outlook, OECD says

U.S. economic rebound could brighten Canada’s outlook, OECD says By Staff The Associated Press Posted March 9, 2021 7:17 am     Updated March 9, 2021 9:12 am 3:01 COVID-19 vaccine rollout, U.S. stimulus boost global economic outlook: OECD WATCH: COVID-19 vaccine rollout, U.S. stimulus boost global economic outlook: OECD comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook…

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China launches coronavirus vaccine certificates to allow cross-border travel

China launches coronavirus vaccine certificates to allow cross-border travel By Staff Reuters Posted March 9, 2021 1:56 am 0:45 Coronavirus: WHO says ‘vaccine passports’ for travel has ethical considerations due to inequality WATCH: Coronavirus: WHO says 'vaccine passports' for travel has ethical considerations due to inequality comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Queen delivers Commonwealth Day speech hours before Harry, Meghan tell-all interview

Queen delivers Commonwealth Day speech hours before Harry, Meghan tell-all interview By Emerald Bensadoun Global News Posted March 7, 2021 3:07 pm     Updated March 7, 2021 3:14 pm WATCH: Queen Elizabeth makes annual Commonwealth Day address comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on Twitter…

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Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to stay in jail as court delays bail decision

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to stay in jail as court delays bail decision By Staff The Associated Press Posted March 6, 2021 1:45 am 2:26 Hong Kong democracy campaigners kept in custody after marathon bail hearing WATCH: Hong Kong democracy campaigners kept in custody after marathon bail hearing comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share…

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Anti-coup rallies continue in Myanmar as UN urges action

Anti-coup rallies continue in Myanmar as UN urges action By Staff The Associated Press Posted March 5, 2021 12:11 pm     Updated March 5, 2021 4:12 pm 2:37 Myanmar’s violent crackdown on protests becomes deadlier WARNING: This story contains graphic content. The death toll is rising in Myanmar's ongoing protests against the military coup. As Eric Sorensen reports, the…

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Oxford study finds AstraZeneca vaccine effective against Brazil variant: source

Oxford study finds AstraZeneca vaccine effective against Brazil variant: source By Rodrigo Viga Gaier Reuters Posted March 5, 2021 10:49 am 3:13 Concerns about third wave and getting back to normal More Canadians are getting vaccinated against COVID-19, but is that enough to drive a drop in cases and thwart the threat of more transmissible variants? Eric Sorensen explains the…

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26 global experts call for new investigation into COVID-19 origins

26 global experts call for new investigation into COVID-19 origins By David Stanway Reuters Posted March 5, 2021 8:02 am     Updated March 5, 2021 8:23 am 2:00 Fourth COVID-19 vaccine expected to be approved in Canada WATCH: Fourth COVID-19 vaccine expected to be approved in Canada (March 4) comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook…

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Lil Nas X Exposes Tekashi 6ix9ine For Sliding In His DMs Twice

Lil Nas X shares screenshots of Tekashi 6ixine sliding into his DMs. 6ix9ine loves trolling and seems to be enjoying the publicity and free press, but this time he is getting a dose of his own medicine. Country rapper Lil Nas X surprised his fans on TikTok on Thursday when he shared a video of himself and included a screenshot…

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Myanmar activists continue anti-coup protests after dozens killed in crackdown

Myanmar activists continue anti-coup protests after dozens killed in crackdown By Staff Reuters Posted March 3, 2021 11:59 pm     Updated March 4, 2021 2:26 am WATCH: Myanmar coup: Protesters use smoke grenades, fire extinguishers for cover as crackdown continues comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this…

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Court hearing for Hong Kong pro-democracy activists enters 4th day

Court hearing for Hong Kong pro-democracy activists enters 4th day By Zen Soo The Associated Press Posted March 3, 2021 10:33 pm 3:07 Hong Kong forces dual citizens to declare the nationality they want to maintain WATCH: Hong Kong forces dual citizens to declare the nationality they want to maintain – Jan 29, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share…

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Florida golfer drowns while searching pond for his golf ball

Florida golfer drowns while searching pond for his golf ball By Josh K. Elliott Global News Posted March 1, 2021 10:50 am     Updated March 1, 2021 10:53 am A pond is shown near the golf course at East Lake Woodlands Country Club in Oldsmar, Fla. East Lake Woodlands Country Club comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item…

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