Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's wife recovers from coronavirus

Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, the wife of Canada's prime minister Justin Trudeau, has recovered from the novel coronavirus, she said Saturday.

Canadian researchers developing DNA vaccine against COVID-19

Entos Pharmaceuticals, a health-care biotechnology company headed by the University of Alberta researchers, develop new therapeutic compounds using the company's proprietary drug-delivery platform ...

Uber, Lyft suspend pooled rides in US, Canada amid corona outbreak

Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc Tuesday began suspending shared rides on their ride-hailing platforms in the United States and Canada to limit the spread of the coronavirus

Latest global developments as toll tops 7000

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus spreads to all Canadian provinces

The new coronavirus has spread across Canada with a total of 313 cases confirmed Sunday in its 10 provinces, the chief public health officer told a news conference

US declares emergency over coronavirus

US president Donald Trump declared a national state of emergency as the World Health Organization named Europe the new epicenter of the coronavirus Friday, with countries sealing borders, shutting ...

First coronavirus death recorded in Canada

The victim, a man living at an elderly care facility, “was infected with COVID-19 (and) passed away last night,” the province’s health officer Bonnie Henry told reporters

Software superman Chanchal Roy

Chanchal Roy was sitting in the soft evening light at Salt Cafe in Cox’s Bazar, sipping a cup of green tea. He stared through the plate glass window at the busy street outside and spoke his thoughts ...

Permafrost collapse speeding climate change, warn researchers

Permafrost in Canada, Alaska and Siberia is abruptly crumbling in ways that could release large stores of greenhouse gases more quickly than anticipated, researchers have warned.Scientists have long ...

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