News: Canada

Why vaccine passports may be an important tool in boosting vaccination rates

Friday  11:40,   17 september 2021

Provinces across Canada are introducing vaccine passports, allowing those fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to participate in some indoor recreational activities. But apart from that, what do the passports accomplish, and how effective are they? CBC >>>

Victims of violent kidnapping in Hamilton are a humble family and welcoming to others, friends say

Friday  11:40,   17 september 2021

Members of Hamilton’s Pakistani community are trying to come to terms with Thursday’s incident in which Faqir Ali was "taken forcefully" from his home and later found in serious condition. The violent home invasion left one of his sons dead, another >>>

Staudt sees Hitzlsperger's farewell to the VfB with Skepsis

Friday  11:15,   17 september 2021

Honorary President Erwin Staudt wonders about the announced retreat of board leader and sports director Thomas Hitzlsperger at VFB Stuttgart. "I'm pretty surprised, since I thought that this project, which had been tackled under his leadership two... >>>

Submarines: Australia says France of a possible cancellation of the command

Friday  11:10,   17 september 2021

© MC3 Naomi Johnson, AP The submarine "USS Oklahoma City" (SSN 723), August 19, 2021, returns At the American naval base of Guam. France had been informed in June of the possible cancellation of the contract on the delivery of French submarines,... >>>

The Indo-Pacific Strategy of the European Union against the Trilateral Pact Aukus

Friday  11:05,   17 september 2021

© Olivier Hoslet Pool / AFP / Archivos Josep Borrell (our photo): The creation of the Aukus "only emphasizes that the region (indo -Pacific, NDLR) is very important for our safety, for our economic... >>>

Hera, the new EU tool to cope with

Friday  10:55,   17 september 2021

pandemics © Pandemics Stavrakis The purpose of this scheme will be to strengthen the EU's ability to prevent, detect and counter the next health crises. Brussels unveiled, Thursday, September 16, the contours of a new instance to prepare the EU for >>>

AD 100: Aline Asmar d'Amman

Friday  10:55,   17 september 2021

© supplied by AD magazine AMMAN ASMAR © Pascal Dangin Restore the link between the past and the present, build bridges between cultures, work on history and l 'souls of places ... and associate a contemporary vision. Thus the philosophy of Aline... >>>

The director of the "Legend Office", Eric Rochant, will work on a new series of espionage

Friday  10:30,   17 september 2021

His name tells you nothing, yet Eric Rochant was behind the (brilliantly) channel + "the office of the Legends, "AKA" BDL "for ultimate fans. The French director and screenwriter returns with the adaptation of "Harlot's Ghost", Norman Mailer's... >>>

Dance with the stars: Jean-Paul Gaultier approves the choice to dancing Bilal Hassani with a man

Friday  10:25,   17 september 2021

© Itar TASS / Bestimage Dance with the stars: Jean-Paul Gaultier approves the choice to make dancing bilal Hassani with a man It's the return of dance with the stars on TF1, this Friday, September 17th. On this occasion, Jean-Paul Gaultier... >>>

Lukas Podolski: He is still suffering from the Corona episodes

Friday  09:50,   17 september 2021

Lukas Podolski still has to fight with the consequences of his corona disease. © Bang Showbiz Lukas Podolski The former national player is currently under contract at the Polish Association of Gornik Zabrze. However, in the current season, Poldi... >>>

Japan-Start of the campaign for the direction of the PLD

Friday  09:00,   17 september 2021

Japan - Politics / (Photo, TV): Japan-Start of the campaign for the management of PLD Tokyo, 17 September (Reuters) - Candidates for the management of Liberal Democratic Party (PLD), ruling in Japan, officially launched their campaign on Friday,... >>>

Voters could see longer wait at polls amid COVID-19, staff shortage: Elections Canada

Friday  08:40,   17 september 2021

Elections Canada said that they had reached just over 80 per cent of the total recruitment needed to staff polling stations across the country. "If we are short of some workers, it may lead to slightly longer waits at the polls," read the statement. >>>

Activists confront Singh over NDP's environmental stance on Fairy Creek, TMX

Friday  05:50,   17 september 2021

NDP Leader Jagmeet was challenged by a small group of young environmentalists on Thursday following a media availability in Toronto over his positions on old-growth logging at Fairy Creek in B.C. and the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. The group... >>>

Canada Election: Saskatoon West a federal battleground to watch on election night

Friday  05:50,   17 september 2021

A political watcher says the diverse Saskatoon West riding will be very interesting to watch on election night, with some popular local names vying for the seat. The riding stretches from the South Saskatchewan River west, encompassing the rest of... >>>

Alberta asks provinces for health resources as ICU capacity nears breaking point

Friday  05:50,   17 september 2021

Provinces across Canada are examining whether they will provide health resources to Alberta as its ICUs buckle under the stress of the COVID-19 fourth wave. Alberta Health Services president and CEO Dr. Verna Yiu announced Wednesday the health... >>>