The world is abuzz with recent developments, and there are many updates that are making headlines globally. The ongoing pandemic has been a cause of concern and has brought about changes and challenges in various spheres. Here are some of the top Canadian News Today stories from around the world. COVID-19 Developments: The COVID-19 pandemic continues to be a major concern globally. Recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Omicron variant a «variant of concern.» With the new variant spreading rapidly, many countries have imposed travel restrictions and tightened rules to curb its spread.
The vaccination drive has also intensified, with countries like India and the United Kingdom having set new targets to vaccinate their populations. Global Warming and Climate Change: The global crisis of climate change has raised alarms across the world, given the ongoing adverse effects observed in different ecosystems. Leaders from around the world gathered at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26) held in Glasgow, Scotland this November, to delve deep into the subject of climate change and set targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.