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Toronto van suspect posted 'cryptic message' just before attack, say police

Suspect Alek Minassian had the hallmarks of deadly vehicle assaults by ISIS supporters.

25 Apr 2018 8:39 AM

Toronto: 10 dead, 16 hurt as van runs into pedestrians; suspect held

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) identified the suspect as Alek Minassian, 25.

24 Apr 2018 6:32 AM

#PrayforHumboldt: Junior ice hockey team bus crashes killing 14

The Saskatoon StarPhoenix said 14 more were injured in Friday's accident involving the Humboldt Broncos team bus.

07 Apr 2018 5:52 PM

To fill gap in labour force, Canada’s new budget pushes women participation

The gender gap in Canada's labour market has already seen a dramatic shift in the last 40 years.

28 Feb 2018 5:09 PM

Ex-Canada PM under fire for saying sleeveless ‘demeaning’ attire for women on TV

Canada's former PM Kim Campbell -- the only woman to have ever held the post -- admonished women news anchors who are sleeveless on-air.

15 Feb 2018 12:16 PM

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N Korean ICBM launch puts people of all nationalities at risk: Tillerson

Passengers on a commercial flight witnessed a N Korean missile launch while 9 other flights were in that range at the time.

17 Jan 2018 2:01 PM

China’s absence looms over Vancouver meet on how to pressure N Korea

The Vancouver meeting, co-hosted by Canada and the US, comes amid signs that tensions on the peninsula have eased, at least temporarily.

15 Jan 2018 12:37 PM

Unidentified assailant attacks 11-yr-old Canadian girl for wearing hijab

Police described the assailant as an Asian male of about 20, wearing a black hoodie and glasses; nearly 6 feet tall and with a medium build.

13 Jan 2018 8:19 AM

2 jets collide on ground at Toronto airport, 1 catches fire, passengers safe

Both WestJet and Sunwing confirmed that their planes were involved in the collision at Toronto Pearson International.

06 Jan 2018 9:56 AM

Chinese globes sold in Canada show India without Kashmir, Arunachal

These erroneous globes have raked up concerns amid Indo-Canadians who worry about their impact on Indian-origin children.

04 Jan 2018 11:38 AM

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Joshua Boyle, recently freed by Talibans accused of sexual assault

The identity of the alleged victim was being withheld by a court, according to Boyle's lawyer.

03 Jan 2018 4:31 PM

Justin Trudeau to apologise to Canadians persecuted for being gay

The apology is expected to be the most comprehensive ever offered by any national government for past persecution of sexual minorities.

20 Nov 2017 11:42 AM

Canadian says child killed, US wife raped while in Haqqani captivity

The birth of the fourth child was publicly unknown until Boyle appeared before journalists in Toronto.

14 Oct 2017 5:03 PM

Indian-origin Sikh lawmaker shuts down heckler woman with ‘love and courage’

Jagmeet Singh is running to lead the left-leaning New Democratic Party, or NDP, Canada's third largest party.

09 Sep 2017 4:17 PM

Canada extradites two to India over alleged involvement in honor killing

Indian prosecutors said that she was the victim of an honor killing planned by her mother and uncle.

09 Sep 2017 11:23 AM

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Now, Canada asks its citizens travelling India to be on alert amid Dera violence

In Haryana’s Panchkula, 29 people died and over 250 were injured after the Dera Sacha Sauda followers went on a rampage on Friday.

26 Aug 2017 4:10 PM

Canadian pastor returns home after release from N Korean prison

Hyeon Soo Lim, was arrested in Jan 2015 on charges of subversive activities against the N Korean regime, an accusation denied by Ottawa. 

13 Aug 2017 9:42 AM

Canadian PM Trudeau attends BAPS mandir's 10th anniversary celebrations

The celebrations were also attended by former MEA spokesperson and current Indian ambassador to Canada, Vikas Swarup.

23 Jul 2017 6:38 PM

Western Canada 220 wildfires rage may spread more hot, dry weather

Some 24,000 hectares (59,305 acres) were ravaged by wildfires as of midday Sunday, according to official tallies.

10 Jul 2017 12:12 PM

Video: Canadian woman demands white doctor to treat son, yells at clinic staff

The video was recorded through a mobile phone camera by one of the patients, who had come for check-up.

22 Jun 2017 5:19 PM

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