COVID-19: Top doctor confirms B.C. in its second wave of pandemic

Article content continued The staff member last worked at the store on Oct. 12. It’s the second Loblaws location to be hit with a COVID-19 case in the last two weeks. A staff member at Vancouver’s Real Canadian Superstore on Marine Drive tested positive on Oct. 11. Their last shift was on Oct. 7. Sobeys […]

Statement by Commissioner Kyriakides for World Mental Health Day

Welcome, one and all, to the third update of the week from the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM). A busy week ahead for the Alliance, with its key conference upon us on Monday (12 October), writes EAPM Executive Director Denis Horgan.  Conference upon us on 12 October – Reaching consensus And the upcoming EAPM German […]

Trump’s ‘don’t be afraid’ message after coronavirus treatment is ‘appalling,’ experts say – National

U.S. President Donald Trump told the American people Monday not to worry about the novel coronavirus as he left a top military hospital where he spent days being treated for COVID-19. That message was denounced by health experts and politicians who bemoaned Trump’s dismissal of a virus that has now killed over 210,000 Americans — […]

The coronavirus pandemic is driving a renewed desire to work with AI

By the time 2020 rolled in, the coronavirus was already spreading, though most of the world were oblivious as to just how dangerous this was. Then, as it took hold of nation after nation, bringing most of the world to a shutdown, crippling economies, and killing more than a million people, those same countries sought […]

Coronavirus updates: Party guests exposed to COVID-19 not cooperating, officials say

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 512,000 people worldwide. Over 10.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are believed […]

European Union starts to open its borders publishing a 14 country list

The Council today (30 June) adopted a recommendation on the gradual lifting of the temporary restrictions on non-essential travel into the EU. Travel restrictions should be lifted for countries listed in the recommendation, with this list being reviewed and, as the case may be, updated every two weeks. Based on the criteria and conditions set […]

Coronavirus live news: global deaths near 500,000 as Australian state of Victoria steps up efforts to fight outbreak | World news

1.39am BST01:39 Morrison government denies reports it will permanently lift unemployment benefit payments The Morrison government has denied it about to permanently lift unemployment benefit payments when the treasurer makes a long-awaited economic statement next month. News Corp newspapers, citing senior ministers, had reported the jobseeker payment would rise to $75 per day from $40 […]

Coronavirus Australia update: national cabinet releases plans for return of international students – politics live | Australia news

Anthony Albanese asks Scott Morrison about the VC for Tasmanian Teddy Sheean, again, and Morrison is NOT impressed: Albanese: the prime minister has received a recommendation from the defence honours and awards appeals tribunal that Tasmania’s Teddy Sheean be awarded a Victoria Cross for “the most conspicuous act of valour in the presence of an […]

Coronavirus updates: Los Angeles mandates face coverings, eases some restrictions

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 297,000 people worldwide. More than 4.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are […]