Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

Joe Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Economic Plan As US Recovery Buckles Joe Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Economic Plan As US Recovery Buckles

The "American Rescue Plan is ambitious, but achievable, and will rescue the American economy and start beating the virus", Biden's team said in a statement. Medicaid patients would have their costs covered by the federal government, and the adminis...

U.S. asks travellers to present negative COVID-19 test result before departure U.S. asks travellers to present negative COVID-19 test result before departure

The order which applies to Nigerian travelers as well now requires global travelers coming into the country to get a viral test within three days of departure and share their negative results with their airline before a flight. Currently, trave...

Police waiting for more information on enforcement of stay-at-home order Police waiting for more information on enforcement of stay-at-home order

Premier Doug Ford said Wednesday there shouldn't be any confusion. The alert was issued at 10 a.m. on Thursday by Jones. The government says this emergency order will ensure people are not forced to leave their homes during the provincial decla...

B.C. records first case of South African COVID-19 variant B.C. records first case of South African COVID-19 variant

There are 4,624 active cases of COVID-19 in B.C. Thursday, down almost 200 from Wednesday, with 362 people in hospital including 74 in critical and intensive care. "We don't believe that this has spread at all from these four cases". Information on...

Former Trump doctor Harold Bornstein dies at 73 Former Trump doctor Harold Bornstein dies at 73

No cause of death has been disclosed. A poet and gastroenterologist, Bornstein treated Trump for decades, once telling an interviewer, "I like Donald Trump because I think he likes me". Born in 1947, Bornstein graduated Tufts University and Tufts M...

Foo Fighters Have Released An Emotional New Track Foo Fighters Have Released An Emotional New Track

Another taste of their upcoming album " Medicine At Midnight ". Singer/guitarist Dave Grohl previously stated that Medicine At Midnight was meant to accompany the band's 25th anniversary Van Tour in 2020, which was ultimately postponed.

Should I get a COVID-19 vaccine if I've had the virus? Should I get a COVID-19 vaccine if I've had the virus?

However, there is still a risk of passing the virus to others. "We now know that most of those who have had the virus, and developed antibodies, are protected from reinfection, but this is not total and we do not yet know how long protection lasts"...

Covid: UK announces travel ban on Brazil and other South American countries Covid: UK announces travel ban on Brazil and other South American countries

Arrivals from Argentina, Brazil , Bolivia, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela will not be allowed to enter the United Kingdom from 4am on Friday January 15. "This meas...

Ontario's doctors make five recommendations to improve long-term care

The Prime Minister said on Twitter they discussed the vaccine rollout and working together to get as many vaccines to Canadians as possible. "I will leave that up to health and long-term care... Since the start of the pandemic, 3,063 residents have d...

North Corp bans sale, storage of poultry or processed chicken North Corp bans sale, storage of poultry or processed chicken

The results come a day after civic authorities imposed a temporary ban on sale and storage of poultry or processed chicken meat in view of the bird flu situation here. The poultry market in Ghazipur has also been shut down temporarily. "Last week...

Democrat Bennie Thompson: Cruz, Hawley Could Be Put on No-Fly List Democrat Bennie Thompson: Cruz, Hawley Could Be Put on No-Fly List

Capitol following the president's rally. President Donald Trump's Republican allies have virtually no chance of changing the outcome, only to delay Biden's inevitable assertion as the victor of the Electoral College and the next president for hou...

COVID-19 survivors suffer long-term effects after recovery: Lancet COVID-19 survivors suffer long-term effects after recovery: Lancet

Among those patients, roughly 76 percent exhibited at least one symptom six months after discharge. It found that fatigue or muscle weakness were the most common symptoms, while people also reported sleeping difficulties. Another worrying findi...

45 new cases of COVID-19 in Northern Health and 4 deaths 45 new cases of COVID-19 in Northern Health and 4 deaths

With 1,367 pandemic partners signed up to distribute vaccines, the state could soon start directing doses to primary care doctors, pharmacies and community health centers, Reed said. State figures showed 7,906 people hospitalized with Covid-19 as o...

Two more deaths reported at Stradbally nursing home Two more deaths reported at Stradbally nursing home

He confirmed that from Wednesday, nursing home residents will now be tested every week as part of the serial testing programme. Six residents at Droimnin Nursing Home in Laois have died from COVID-19 in the last week. Mr Brennan explained that some...

U.S. bans imports of all cotton, tomato products from China’s Xinjiang region U.S. bans imports of all cotton, tomato products from China’s Xinjiang region

China past year introduced a national security law in the former British colony of Hong Kong , under which 53 pro-democracy activists were arrested in dawn raids last week, while Beijing also faced accusations - which it denies - of persecution and ...

Feds secure extra 20 million Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine doses Feds secure extra 20 million Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine doses

All 1.65 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccines - 1.1 crore of Covishield and 55 lakh of Covaxin - procured by the Centre have been allocated to all states and UTs in proportion to their healthcare workers database, it said. California and NY have both p...

Article image Once Trump is impeached (again), what's next? Article image Once Trump is impeached (again), what's next?

In brief remarks, she said Trump must be impeached and removed from office for "directly and specifically" inciting "a violent attempt to interrupt our democracy". On Tuesday, the Illinois Republican said he would vote to impeach Trump, saying the pr...

Trump Impeached after US Capitol Attack Trump Impeached after US Capitol Attack

Ms Pelosi announced on Wednesday that when the Democratic-majority House returns to session on Jan 21, members will vote on a rule change mandating fines for members who refuse to follow the protocols - USA $5,000 for the first offence and US$10,000 ...

After Pfizer, European Union Authorises Moderna Covid Vaccine

The European Union reached a deal with Pfizer and BioNTech for 300 million additional doses of the vaccine, the head of the European Commission said on Friday, in a move that would give the EU almost half of the firms' global output for 2021.

CoV-2 can infect neurons, damage brain tissue CoV-2 can infect neurons, damage brain tissue

SARS-CoV-2 was detected in the cortical neurons of one of these patients, and the infected brain regions were associated with ischemic infarcts in which decreased blood supply causes localized tissue damage and cell death. The scientists said that ne...

United States to Require Arriving Passengers to Show Proof of COVID Test United States to Require Arriving Passengers to Show Proof of COVID Test

The British government said in a media release on Tuesday , this limited exemption was as a result of challenges in those countries "including limited COVID-19 testing capacity and heightened demand for tests". New Zealand announced new rules on Tue...

COVID-19: United Kingdom reports highest increase in coronavirus deaths with 1564 COVID-19: United Kingdom reports highest increase in coronavirus deaths with 1564

The latest figures take the number of deaths to 84,767, among the highest in Europe alongside Italy. The UK has reported record levels of fatalities and new infections in the last few weeks, fueled by a new variant of the coronavirus that threate...

Switzerland authorises Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine Switzerland authorises Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine

Asda is also supporting the NHS with its rollout of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine, which is easier to transport and store, with the use of its 238 in-store pharmacies. "It's nearly equally hard to scale up manufacturing at that level so fast as it ...

State of Emergency declared; stay-at-home order issued State of Emergency declared; stay-at-home order issued

She noted, however, that current trends in the province were "scary" and said as many as a third of residents surveyed reported they are not following public health guidelines. The government also said schools in five hot spot regions - Toronto , ...

USA to expand coronavirus vaccination eligibility

As of Tuesday, about 27.7 million doses had been distributed, and more than 9.3 million people had received their first shots. "We've had so much success with quality and predictable manufacturing and nearly flawless distribution of the vaccine, but ...

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