Canada

Ontario government cuts ties with WE Charity

The Ontario government says it won’t be continuing its relationship with the WE Charity. The Ministry of Education says it has been told not to renew its contract with WE, and to investigate expenditures to date.  “Hard working people in this province deserve to know that their money is delivering value,” ministry spokesperson Alexandra Adamo said in a […]

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Coronavirus: Tracking new outbreaks in the sewers

Covid-19 cases are on the rise in Spain. Around 15,000 new cases of the disease have been reported in the past week. In the city of Valencia a team of engineers and scientists are going into the sewer network in an attempt to find out where outbreaks are likely to spring up next. Let’s block […]

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Hong Kong ‘seeking arrest’ of fleeing activists

Police in Hong Kong are seeking the arrest of six pro-democracy activists living in exile in Western countries, including the UK, media reports say. The group reportedly includes former UK consulate worker Simon Cheng, well-known activist Nathan Law and US citizen Samuel Chu. They are wanted on suspicion of violating a new security law imposed […]