EDITORIAL

Have you been vaccine shopping?

Sabrina Almeida Haven’t got your first jab yet? Perhaps you live in a non-hotspot area where the rollout has been relatively slow. Or, you’ve been...

Can Boris Johnson be both Indophile and Sinophile?

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has previously described himself as a "son-in-law of India", owing to his former wife's Indian mother. According to reports,...

COVID-19 is still here, avoid social gatherings this long weekend!

Sabrina Almeida Another Victoria Day is upon us. But Canada’s unofficial start to summer will be unlike what we have been used to in the...

Why we must stand up for our nurses!

Sabrina Almeida In Canada we tend to take our health care system and workers for granted. Hopefully the pandemic has shown us how deeply our...

Should Canadians who have received the AstraZeneca shot be worried?

Sabrina Almeida The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) has come under fire from several Canadian doctors and pharmacists for its contradictory messaging on COVID-19...

Lessons from India’s COVID-19 tsunami

Daily news of relatives and friends succumbing to the coronavirus, has many of us terribly worried about our loved ones in India right now. ...

Do vaccine passports make sense?

Sabrina Almeida As more people around the world get vaccinated, the closer we get to vaccine passports becoming a reality. As controversial and discriminatory as...

April is Daffodil Month, a time to focus on another dreaded ‘C’ word!

Sabrina Almeida In addition to disrupting our social and professional lives, the pandemic has resulted in a healthcare crisis that many of us may not...