Spain shuns coronavirus confinement as Europe kicks off 2021 with curfews

While most of Europe kicked off 2021 with earlier curfews or stay-at-home orders, authorities in Spain insist the new coronavirus variant causing havoc elsewhere is not to blame for a … Read More

Canada reports 10 new coronavirus-related deaths, more than 300 new cases

Cases of the novel coronavirus in Canada surpassed 107,000 July 10, after 322 new infections were reported by provincial health authorities. The new cases brings the total number of lab-confirmed … Read More

What’s Canada’s true coronavirus death toll? Here’s why it’s hard to say

Across the world, the number of deaths has risen noticeably more than official novel coronavirus death tolls can account for. In the U.K., for example, there are 50,000 more deaths … Read More

Canada’s coronavirus death toll tops 5,000

More than 5,000 Canadians have now died from the novel coronavirus, with cases topping 70,000. By Tuesday morning, federal and provincial authorities said 5,049 had died from the virus, adding … Read More

Without global action against coronavirus pandemic, 40 million could have died: report

If the world hadn’t taken action against the COVID-19 pandemic, most of the world would have become infected and 40 million lives could been lost, says a new report. “We … Read More