COVID-19 'variant of interest' from India being monitored in Canada

Canada is looking at a COVID-19 "variant of interest" out of India as Canadians continue to work through the third wave of the pandemic.

"The virus globally is undergoing evolution and there are many different mutations and changes... particularly in countries that have a lot of cases," Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer said at a press conference on Wednesday.

"We don’t understand enough about it but there are mutations on it that are similar to other...