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Canada, US reach last-minute NAFTA deal: reports

Talks between the US, Canada and Mexico began last August after Trump called it 'one of the worst trade deals in history'.

01 Oct 2018 8:48 AM

Canada revokes Aung San Suu Kyi's honorary citizenship over Rohingya crisis

Suu Kyi's reputation has been tarnished by her refusal to call out atrocities against Rohingyas, which Ottawa recently termed a genocide.

28 Sep 2018 1:43 PM

'Not just one side that matters': Canadian PM on being accused of groping

Former journalist broke her silence on Friday to stand by allegation that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau groped her nearly two decades ago.

07 Jul 2018 11:22 AM

Canada to legalise cannabis from October 17: Justin Trudeau

Under new legislation, adults - either 18 or 19, depending on province - can legally buy, grow and consume cannabis in limited amounts.

21 Jun 2018 9:07 AM

Canada Senate passes bill legalising recreational marijuana

Bill C-45, or the Cannabis Act, would allow individuals over the age of 18 to possess up to 30 grams of marijuana for personal use.

08 Jun 2018 10:20 AM

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Adult male body found inside wall of women's toilet in Canada mall

'Investigators do not suspect foul play and the death remains classified as undetermined,' Calgary police spokeswoman Emma Poole said.

01 May 2018 9:57 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

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

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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 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

Trump's climate decision a 'disappointment: Justin Trudeau

Trudeau also conveyed his intention to continue working with international partners to address climate change.

02 Jun 2017 1:48 PM

Canada: Woman has sex with 3 boys, sends nude photos; jailed for 2 years

In 2014, she bought beer and consumed it with two of the boys and then had intercourse with them in her car.

21 May 2017 8:30 PM

Canada sanctions 27 high-ranking officials in Syria to put pressure on Assad

Canada contributes to investigations on use of chemical weapons and collection of evidence to aid the prosecution of war crimes in Syria.

16 Apr 2017 8:17 PM

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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

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

Canadian Mounties now allow hijab

Scotland allows head scarf, too, to attract minority women into force.

25 Aug 2016 6:56 AM

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