Lampedusa: Migrant with coronavirus gives birth in helicopter

Related Topics Europe migrant crisis image copyrightEPA image captionOfficials say Lampedusa is experiencing an increase in migrant arrivals A migrant woman who tested positive for coronavirus has given birth on board a helicopter while being airlifted to hospital from an over-crowded holding centre on Italy’s Lampedusa island. Italy says it has seen an increase in […]

Canadians may be wasting more food at home during COVID-19, new report suggests

Article content continued The primary reasons people waste food amount to poor planning, Charlebois explains. Letting food sit in the fridge or freezer for too long was the top rationale for tossing it (31.3 per cent), followed by household members not cleaning their plates (30.4 per cent), lapsed best-before dates (15 per cent) and a […]

Banks’ investment in coal delay energy transition

At the end of 2019, the European Commission presented its so-called “Green Deal”, a package of initiatives aiming to neutralise the EU’s impact on the climate by 2050. However, the path towards its application will be tortuous, given that some Eastern member states vetoed the same target during the European Council in June 2019. Eastern and […]