Day: 10 February 2021

English News Updates

Two tigers at Indiana’s zoo
test positive for Covid-19

INDIANA – Two Sumatran tigers from the Fort Wayne zoo in Indiana, USA, have contracted the coronavirus: the same zoo has announced it, according to CNN. The two tigers had been tested for Covid after one of them showed symptoms of the disease on February 1 and both tested positive on Friday. The zoo is working with local and state health authorities to try to pinpoint the source of the infection.

Community Covid-19 Updates Spanish

Canadá desarrolla tratamiento con Peginterferon-Lambda
Científicos dan a conocer nuevas investigaciones en la lucha contra el Covid-19

Un equipo de científicos canadienses dio a conocer algunos resultados prometedores respecto a un nuevo tratamiento potencial contra el Covid-19. Peginterferon-Lambda, un fármaco antiviral experimental, podría ser la próxima mejor herramienta en el tratamiento de pacientes con Covid-19.

Los resultados de Fase 2 de un ensayo clínico, publicado en The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, el 5 de febrero, sugieren que el tratamiento con el fármaco antiviral podría acelerar la recuperación de las personas infectadas con el virus. A medida que las comunidades trabajan para frenar la propagación comunitaria del Coronavirus esta noticia resulta alentadora. (more…)

Covid-19 Updates

Update of the Covid-19 Landscape

Please click on the chart to see it enlargened

Globally, there have been over 107 million confirmed cases of Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, nearly 79.6 million have recovered and more than 2.3 million fatalities were attributable to the virus. Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of February 10, 2021 at 10:30am (EST).


Gastronomy Italian

La ricetta del giorno: Torta all’ananas

TORONTO – Dalle pagine del Corriere Canadese, la cucina di Teresina: ecco la ricetta per la Torta all’ananas.

Ingredienti per 6/8 persone:

  • 300 g Farina 00
  • 250 g Ricotta
  • 180 g Zucchero
  • 3 Uova
  • 1 bustina Lievito in polvere per dolci
  • 5 fette Ananas (fresco o sciroppato)

Pulite l’ananas togliendo la buccia e la parte dura centrale (esistono degli utensili apposta in commercio). (more…)

Covid-19 Updates English

Promising new research in the fight against Covid-19

TORONTO – A team of Canadian scientists reveal some promising results in a potential new treatment for Covid-19. An experimental antiviral drug, Peginterferon-Lambda, could be the next best tool in treating Covid-19 patients. (more…)

English News Updates

Remembrance day in memory
of the victims of the Foibe

ROME – February 10: it is the Day of Remembrance in memory of the victims of the Foibe, of the thousands of Italians killed by the Yugoslav communist militias at the end of the Second World War in Istria, Dalmatia and Venezia Giulia. “A horror that strikes our consciences” said today the President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella, recalling “the suffering, the grief, the uprooting, the exodus to which tens of thousands of families were forced in the areas of the eastern border, of the Istria, Rijeka and the Dalmatian coasts are inscribed with an indelible mark in the history of the tragedy of the Second World War and its consequences “. ***This project is made possible in part thanks to the financial support of Canadian Heritage;