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Canada

Malala Yousafzai impresses Canadian Parliament with witty comments on PM Trudeau’s tattoos

She praised Trudeau for his stance on letting refugees into the country and giving women equal importance in the development strategy.

13 Apr 2017 4:08 PM

Malala Yousafzai becomes honorary Canadian citizen

She is also the youngest to receive honorary Canadian citizenship.

13 Apr 2017 10:46 AM

IATA questions laptop ban on some flights to US, UK

IATA said the "only way" to stop terrorists was to share intelligence between governments and the aviation industry.

29 Mar 2017 2:20 PM

Canada lawmakers pass anti-Islamophobia motion

Trudeau's government has come under pressure to denounce all forms of religious discrimination.

24 Mar 2017 8:29 AM

Canada to welcome 1,200 Yezidi refugees from Iraq

The initiative follows Parliament's resolution last fall to take in Yezidis facing 'genocide' in Iraq at the hands of ISIS.

22 Feb 2017 7:55 AM

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Student charged with murder in Canada mosque slayings

Attack by Bissonnette sent terrified worshippers fleeing barefoot in the snow.

01 Feb 2017 6:30 AM

6 dead, several hurt in Canada mosque shooting

The attack comes as Canada has vowed to open its arms wide to Muslims and refugees after Trump's travel ban.

30 Jan 2017 12:11 PM

Mysterious beep baffles Canada

Army probes mysterious noise in the Arctic.

21 Jan 2017 5:25 AM

Mother’s low blood pressure predicts the sex

Higher maternal blood pressure before pregnancy emerged as an independent predictor of subsequently delivering a boy.

14 Jan 2017 4:52 AM

UK govt urged to fix detention time for ‘ghost people’

Britain is locking up stateless people for long periods even though there is nowhere they can be deported to, campaigners, lawyers and academics said on Thursday as they called for a strict time limit

11 Nov 2016 6:15 AM

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FA defies Fifa rule, to continue with poppy motif

FA are morally right to insist on England team wearing commemorative poppies in World Cup qualifier with Scotland, said Martin Glenn

11 Nov 2016 12:05 AM

Poppies and pride in oldest rivalry

Sweden midfielder Oscar Hiljemark at a training session at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis on Thursday. Sweden face France in a Group A clash. (Photo: AFP )

11 Nov 2016 12:00 AM

UK Supreme Court to hear Brexit appeal in December

Britain’s Supreme Court said on Tuesday that it had set aside four days starting on December 5 to hear the government’s appeal against a landmark ruling that it must seek the Parliament’s approval to

10 Nov 2016 6:19 AM

Shock win sees global markets dip drastically

World stock markets sank Wednesday after maverick Republican Donald Trump surprisingly won the US election, triggering chronic uncertainty that sent investors fleeing for safe-haven assets, dealers sa

10 Nov 2016 4:10 AM

A lump is not the only sign of breast cancer

Nearly one in six women diagnosed with breast cancer go to their doctor with a symptom other than a lump — the most commonly reported symptom, new research has found.

09 Nov 2016 12:44 AM

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Mom’s Vitamin B12 deficiency may up child’s diabetes risk

Deficiency of Vitamin B12 in mothers during pregnancy may put their child at greater risk of metabolic problems such as type-2 diabetes, scientists including those of Indian origin have warned.

08 Nov 2016 1:19 AM

UK PM vows to deliver EU exit

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would deliver a full exit from the European Union, hitting back at critics of her Brexit strategy who have threatened to try to block the process

07 Nov 2016 3:38 AM

Defence, trade to be focus of British PM Theresa May’s talks with PM Modi

Describing India as one of the UK’s “most important and closest” friends and a leading power in the world, British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday that she will hold talks with her Indian co

07 Nov 2016 1:17 AM

Premier League: Returning Harry Kane halts Arsenal’s summit bid

Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane (left) vies for the ball with Granit Xhaka of Arsenal in their English Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium in London on Sunday. The match ended 1-1. (Photo: AP)

06 Nov 2016 11:25 PM

UK: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi escapes Mosul

Islamic State’s reclusive chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has escaped from the terrorist group’s stronghold of Mosul as the Iraqi Army advanced for a final assault, British foreign secretary Boris Johnson

05 Nov 2016 6:37 AM

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