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Ottawa/UNI/Sputnik: A total of 77 cases of monkeypox infection have been confirmed in Canada after the province of Quebec reported 71 cases, the Quebec Health Ministry said. more
China blames mail from Canada to be the source of Omicron's arrival in Beijing: Reports

Beijing: Chinese authorities believe that the Omicron variant of COVID-19 might have entered Beijing via contaminated mail from Canada.

Canada sees rising daily Covid-19 count over past week

Ottawa/UNI/Xinhua: Canada reported an average daily count of nearly 2,500 Covid-19 cases over the past week, up by 11 percent from a week before, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) ...

Canada will not ‘hesitate’ to change AstraZeneca vaccine licensing if more issues emerge

Toronto/Sputnik: Canadian health regulators will not hesitate to change the terms of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine license if additional safety issues emerge, Health Minister Patty ...

Canada advisory committee recommends pausing AstraZeneca vaccine shots: Statement

Toronto/Sputnik: Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunizations (NACI) is recommending a pause in inoculating Canadians under the age of 55 with the Oxford-AstraZeneca corona ...

Moderna delays shipment of about 600,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Canada

Moscow/Sputnik: Moderna pharmaceutical company has delayed the shipment of about 600,000 coronavirus vaccine doses to Canada due to a lag in the quality control procedure, Canada's Mi ...

Canada's stalled vaccine rollout starts after goof ups

Toronto: Last week, Health Canada cleared the fourth Covid-19 vaccine as a part of a national campaign to vaccinate the population. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine joins the Pfizer-Bion ...

Third case of new Coronavirus variant registered in Canada: Ontario authorities

Moscow/Sputnik: A third case of the new coronavirus strain that emerged in the UK earlier this month has been confirmed in Canada, Ontario authorities announced in a statement.

Canada targeting January for start of COVID-19 vaccine delivery: Distribution Czar

Toronto/Sputnik/UNI: The Canadian government is targeting January as the starting point for COVID-19 vaccine delivery throughout the country, Canada’s Vaccine Distribution Czar Maj. ...

COVID-19 cases continue spiking in Canada

Ottawa/Xinhua: COVID-19 cases continued to spike on Friday in Canada with the two populous provinces Ontario and Quebec reported the largest single-day increase respectively.