3 days ago.Ontario, Canada
Canada PM Justin Trudeau made the announcement on Sunday. (Photo credit: Facebook/Justin Trudeau)

  • Ottawa will mobilise health professionals from different federal departments
  • Ottawa will cover the transport costs and coordinate the transfer of caregivers
  • "If you live in Ontario. I want you to know that Canadians are with you," said Trudeau

4 days ago.Toronto, ON, Canada
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will participate in a virtual climate summit opening this week. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The two-day Earth Day summit will begin on Thursday
  • This will be the first big event on environment in US President Joe Biden's term 
  • Canada has pledged to cut its CO2 emission by 30% below 2005 levels by 2030

7 April.Toronto, ON, Canada
Canada's PM Justin Trudeau chats with a woman about to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Schools in Toronto will remain shut from Wednesday and the move will be re-evaluated later this month
  • Toronto is the capital city of Ontario that is recording about 3,000 COVID-19 cases daily
  • PM Justin Trudeau said Canada is facing "a very serious third wave of this pandemic"

7 April.Ottawa, ON, Canada
Justin Trudeau knows it has been a very long year. (Photo Credit: Facebook/Justin Trudeau)

  • "We're in a situation where everyone is exhausted," Trudeau said
  • Canada on Saturday crossed the threshold of one million coronavirus cases
  • More than 15,200 variant cases have so far been reported

2 April.Ontario, CA, USA
All fitness and personal care facilities will be closed. Outdoor and indoor dining is prohibited as well. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Ontario officials also released new model depicting surge in variants
  • 70% cases of patients infected with variants in the new wave
  • ICU admissions are expected to double within weeks

21 March.Ottawa, ON, Canada
The Conservatives Party currently controls 120/338 seats in the House of Commons. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • 54% of delegates at a virtual policy conference voted not to recognise climate change as real
  • The resolution aimed at placing  responsibility on "highly polluting" companies
  • PM Justin Trudeau's government imposed a carbon tax in 2019 to curb pollution

16 March.Ottawa, ON, Canada
Justin Trudeau has tried to downplay the fears over AstraZeneca.(Photo credit: Facebook/@Justin Trudeau)

  • "The best vaccine for you to take is the very first one that is offered to you," Trudeau said
  • France, Germany and Italy became the latest countries to suspend the AstraZeneca vaccine's use
  • Trudeau said his government is "closely monitoring what is going on with the specific batch from Europe"

13 March.Ottawa, ON, Canada
Toronto area warehouses have been hit particularly hard by COVID-19 outbreaks. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • More than 600 workers at the warehouse had tested positive for COVID-19
  • 43% of 208 warehouses visited were not compliant with health and safety requirements
  • Canada has surpassed 900,000 cases and 22,000 deaths

11 March.Ottawa, ON, Canada
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau makes his way to hold a press conference in Ottawa. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Corey Hurren, a military reservist, was sentenced to a six-year prison term
  • He was heavily-armed when he crashed into Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's estate
  • He was handed a lifetime ban against possessing firearms