News: Canada

Coronavirus: Public gatherings of up to 250 people now allowed in Quebec

Monday  20:21,   03 august 2020

Quebec is reporting 123 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, bringing the provincial total to 59,722 confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic. Two new deaths were recorded on Monday, but officials say one death happened before July... >>>

Charities worry about loss of trust, donations in wake of WE deal controversy

Monday  20:20,   03 august 2020

OTTAWA — The head of a group promoting charities says the sector is worried about long-term negative impacts of the ongoing WE controversy on Parliament Hill. Imagine Canada's Bruce McDonald says the concerns are that donors will pull back on... >>>

Military to fly old rescue planes longer as COVID-19 delays new aircraft

Monday  20:20,   03 august 2020

OTTAWA — The Royal Canadian Air Force will fly its ancient search-and-rescue planes longer than expected as COVID-19 further delays the delivery of replacement aircraft. Defence officials are playing down any significant impact from the latest... >>>

Algeria: opening of the trial of a well-known journalist, RSF correspondent

Monday  19:25,   03 august 2020

© RYAD KRAMDI Sidi M'hamed court in Algiers, August 3, 2020 The trial of Algerian journalist Khaled Drareni, who has become a symbol of the fight for freedom of the press in his country opened Monday in Algiers, while Reporters Without Borders... >>>

Discover the new Russian special forces helicopter

Monday  19:25,   03 august 2020

© Russian Helicopters Discover the new Russian special forces helicopter Russian engineers have developed a new kind of helicopter taking into account the experience of Russian soldiers in Syria. This aircraft will in particular be equipped with an >>>

Lebanon. In disagreement with the government, the Minister of Foreign Affairs announces his resignation

Monday  18:40,   03 august 2020

© ANWAR AMRO / AFP Lebanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nassif Hitti, in his office in Beirut, Lebanon, August 3, 2020. The head of Lebanese diplomacy Nassif Hitti resigned Monday, August 3 due to disagreements with the government which is slow to >>>

Hibiscus, a flower that can be cooked

Monday  18:15,   03 august 2020

A source of inspiration In China, the plant with radiant petals is represented for the first time in a silk painting from the Song dynasty (960-1279). However, it was not until the 16th century that it made its appearance in the great Western... >>>

Mental Health: Does City Life Make You Sick?

Monday  18:06,   03 august 2020


Osnabrück sign Ihorst and Multhaup

Monday  17:25,   03 august 2020

VfL Osnabrück announced two new signings on the day of their training start: Attacking players Luc Ihorst and Maurice Multhaup reinforce table 13. the past second division season. © imago images (2) reinforce the Osnabrück offensive: Luc Ihorst... >>>

There might never be a "magic bullet" to coronavirus, WHO warned

Monday  17:25,   03 august 2020

© POOL via REUTERS Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu, WHO Director General, July 3, 2020 in Geneva. The World Health Organization (WHO) warned Monday August 3 that there may never be a "magic bullet" to the coronavirus pandemic despite hopes raised by... >>>

#NoSilenceInMusic: This is what the British anti-racism campaign

Monday  16:40,   03 august 2020

Artists like The 1975, Placebo, Jessie Ware, Circa Waves and Nile Rodgers want to position themselves more. They promised to “speak up and stand together in solidarity” if they were to experience not only systemic racism but also topics such as... >>>

Coronavirus: the municipalities which make the mask compulsory

Monday  16:40,   03 august 2020

Which are the main municipalities to impose the wearing of the mask beyond closed places? Tour de France of towns where you now keep your mask on, even outside. © Google Maps Considered unnecessary by the government at the start of the coronavirus... >>>

Health Ministers advise on fan return to the stadiums

Monday  16:25,   03 august 2020

© Federico Gambarini / dpa-Pool / dpa When are spectators allowed to return to German football stadiums? The health ministers of the federal states want to deal with a possible return of the spectators to the German football stadiums next week.... >>>

"Risk for all of us": Steinmeier warns of irresponsibility in the corona pandemic

Monday  16:05,   03 august 2020

© iStockphoto With clear words, Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier criticizes the violations of applicable hygiene measures during a demonstration against the Corona policy and warns citizens from too much negligence in the fight against the >>>