Canada News

Government of Canada announces new mandatory requirements for travellers to Canada

News release November 2, 2020  –  Ottawa, ON  –  Public Health Agency of Canada As part of Canada’s efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, all travellers are required to provide specific information upon and after entry into Canada. This includes requirements to provide a quarantine plan and contact and travel information. The Government of […]

Community Health & Wellness News

Man who fasted for four days ‘to pray for Trump’s coronavirus recovery’ dies of cardiac arrest

A 38-year-old man from the Indian state of Telangana has died after fasting for four days to pray for Donald Trump’s recovery from Covid-19. According to his family, Bussa Krishna Raju worshipped the US president like a god, and was shocked and disturbed to find out about his coronavirus diagnosis. Mr Raju refused food and […]

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Pope endorses civil union laws for same-sex couples

Pope Francis has declared support for civil unions for same-sex couples for the first time, according to the Catholic News Agency.The Pope made the historic remarks in “Francesco,” a new documentary film directed by Russian filmmaker Evgeny Afineevsky, that premiered at the Rome Film Festival on Wednesday.“Homosexual people have a right to be in a […]

Health & Wellness News

Calgary doctor pushing for more shelter space as cold weather approaches

A doctor who has been working with some of Calgary’s most vulnerable citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic is worried homeless shelters won’t have enough space to keep everyone safe once the cold weather hits. “Currently — at least in Calgary, and I expect it’s reflected in other parts of the province — there just simply isn’t enough […]