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Canadian woman and Italian man kidnapped in Burkina Faso have been released: UN

March 14, 2020 6:03 pm

Edith Blais and Italian Luca Tacchetto went missing while travelling through Burkina Faso, a country where jihadist groups with links to al Qaeda and Islamic State are active and have kidnapped Westerners in the past.

In quarantine, PM Justin Trudeau telegoverns Canada

March 14, 2020 11:17 am

Justin Trudeau's wife, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, tested positive for coronavirus after returning from Britain.

Explained: Brexit begins for real — As EU-UK talks start, what do both sides want?

March 05, 2020 1:20 pm

The talks will cover the future relationship between the UK and the EU. Primarily, the talks will cover trade and economic cooperation, law enforcement, judicial cooperation, foreign policy, security and defence.

Canada seeks peaceful end to rail blockade as pressure builds

February 19, 2020 10:05 am

In Ontario, Tyendinaga Mohawk protesters have stopped service along a major eastern Canada rail line.

Being one of India's top pulses exporter, Canada urges govt to pursue consistent farm policies

February 13, 2020 8:01 pm

India's record imports of 6.6 million tonnes of pulses in the 2016/17 fiscal year prompted Canadian and Australian farmers to expand production but New Delhi introduced import curbs the following year, hurting overseas producers.

Explained: What is the Thanatotheristes, reaper of death?

February 12, 2020 11:39 am

The 79-million-year-old fossil that the researchers have found is the oldest tyrannosaur known from northern North America.

Canadian company seeks new site to bury nuclear waste

February 06, 2020 11:33 am

A Canadian power company is reconsidering its options after dropping plans to bury radioactive waste near Lake Huron.

Travelling abroad? Know what mistakes can land you in the soup

February 03, 2020 9:37 am

You must keep in mind that the things you get away with in your home country, may be low-key illegal in the country you are about to visit.

Tamil Nadu woman stabbed in Toronto, kin suspect stalker

January 25, 2020 4:16 am

Rachael is undergoing treatment at a trauma centre in Canada. External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar has offered immediate help to her family in Tamil Nadu.

Britain's Prince Harry arrives in Canada

January 21, 2020 1:57 pm

Harry was shown arriving on Vancouver Island by Sky News, just days after striking a deal with Queen Elizabeth and senior royals that will see him and his wife Meghan exit official roles to seek an independent future.

CANADA PHOTOS

Fort McMurray wildfire: Thousands ordered to flee as flames moved into the Canadian oil sands city

May 05, 2016 12:06 pm

The raging wildfire emptied Canada's main oil sands city, destroying entire neighborhoods of Fort McMurray.

Canada welcomes first batch of Syrian refugees at Toronto airport

December 11, 2015 7:54 pm

Canada welcomed 163 Syrian refugees, taking in the first of a planned 25,000 in a matter of months and promising them a better life as they flee their country's horrific war.

Niagara Falls freezes over, attracts tourists

February 20, 2015 12:33 pm

The sub zero temperature and bitter cold has resulted in a frozen spectacle of the Niagara falls in Canada.

Canada on high alert after parliament attack

October 23, 2014 12:39 am

A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman.

CANADA VIDEOS

Canada’s new marijuana economy: Meet the winners and losers

October 22, 2018 3:35 pm

After 95 years of prohibition, Canada has legalised marijuana. We met with buyers, sellers, growers and students to hear what they had to say.

News in Numbers: Skilled migration from India to US

July 06, 2018 1:13 pm

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