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Toronto: RBC's annual profit witnesses r Toronto, Nov 30 (IBNS): RBC saw a record high net annual income of $10.46 billion, a four percent increase from last year's $10.03 billion, reported MetroNews on Wednesday. 30-Nov-2016
Toronto: Video of a Russian daredevil pe Toronto, Nov 30 (IBNS): Oleg Cricket and the Swiss watchmaker Bomberg released a video on Monday in which Cricket, a Russian daredevil was shown performing dangerous stunts at the edge of a rooftop in downtown Toronto, reported CBCNEWS. 30-Nov-2016
Toronto: TTC’s new online store of tra Toronto, Nov 30 (IBNS): Following the success of major transit agencies in the world, Toronto Transit agency launched this week its online store and claims it has “something for everyone”, reported CP24. 30-Nov-2016
Canada: Torontonians approve road tolls Toronto, Nov 29 (IBNS): According to a new poll released on Monday majority of Torontonians said they approved of tolls being implemented on the Don Valley Parkway (DVP) and the Gardiner Expressway to pay for transit and infrastructure, CP24 reported. 29-Nov-2016
Canada: Ontario participates in self-dri Toronto, Nov 29 (IBNS): Ontario became the first in Canada to open a pilot project to test the automated vehicles on public roads and self-driving vehicles are already on Ontario streets, reported CP24. 29-Nov-2016
Homicide cases in Canada's Alberta regio Calgary, Nov 29(IBNS): The latest Report of Statistics Canada depicted a very scary picture of law and order situation in Alberta. 29-Nov-2016
Poverty costs Toronto billions: Report Nov 29 (IBNS): According to a new report “The cost of Poverty” released by a group of social policy experts under the leadership of John Stapleton, shows that poverty in Toronto amounts to an estimated $4.5 billion to $5.5 billion a year. 29-Nov-2016
Service sector crucial for Canadian econ Toronto, Nov 29 (IBNS): Stephen Poloz, governor of Bank of Canada said at the C.D. Howe Institute Monday that in the event of recovery of the Canadian economy since the global financial crisis in 2008-09 due to recent downturn in oil and other commodity prices, the service sector had continued to expand gradually, CP24 reported. 29-Nov-2016
Canada: Justin Trudeau will not attend F Toronto, Nov. 29 (IBNS): Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau will not attend late Cuban leader Fidel Castro’s memorial or funeral services due to his busy schedule, said Trudeau’s office, 680News reported. 29-Nov-2016
Toronto annual cost of poverty more than Toronto, Nov. 28 (IBNS): Toronto's new report released Monday by the non-profit group Social Planning stated that poverty costs Toronto city between $4.4 and $5.5 billion a year. 28-Nov-2016
Canada’s debated topic no-fly list dis Toronto, Nov. 28 (IBNS): Canada’s no-fly list was the main topic in the conversation as Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, Health Minister Jane Philpott and Immigration Minister John McCallum listened to citizens’ comments and recommendations in a high school cafeteria Sunday in Markham, near Toronto, reported Global News. 28-Nov-2016
Toronto collision leaves a woman dead an Toronto, Nov.28 (IBNS): A two-vehicle crash west of Kitchener, near Toronto, killed a 30-year-old woman and left an infant in critical condition on Sunday night, reported CP24. 28-Nov-2016
9th Annual DeClute Light Up The Beach Ev Toronto, Nov. 27 (IBNS): Rick DeClute, a real estate agent and the co-ordinator of the Light Up The Beach event puts up 80,000 lights on 15 trees in the Beach, Toronto every holiday season to support The Michael Garron Hospital Foundation to help people struggling with mental health and addiction, CBC News reported. 27-Nov-2016
Marineland in Niagara Falls accused of a Toronto, Nov.27 (IBNS): Marineland, a tourist attraction in Niagara Falls, Ontario had been accused of 5 counts of animal cruelty concerning peacocks, guinea hens and black bears by The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) on Friday, according to a news report in local media. 27-Nov-2016
One among five prospective women's image Toronto, Nov.25 (IBNS): The Bank of Canada released the list of five prospective women which included two activists, a poet, an engineer and an athlete whose image could appear on the next new series of Canadian bank notes due out in 2018, CP24 reported. 25-Nov-2016
Toronto 12-year old basketball top playe Toronto, Nov. 24 (IBNS): Elijah Fisher, 12-year-old and 6-foot-2 basketball phenom was considered as the top player to compete for the high school class of 2023, reported CBC News. 25-Nov-2016
Toronto deadly crash kills one Toronto, Nov.24 (IBNS): Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) confirmed the death of the driver following a collision between a tractor-trailer and a car, Global News reported. 24-Nov-2016
Toronto man spots Anti-Semitic graffiti Toronto, Nov 24 (IBNS): A Toronto man said he had recently noticed two swastikas spray-painted in his Queen Street East neighbourhood, CBCNews reported. 24-Nov-2016
Heritage Beyond Borders’ first beauty Toronto, Nov 24 (IBNS): The International Professional Entertainment Network (IPEN) organised a beauty pageant 'Miss Canada Heritage', which was hosted by Heritage Beyond Borders, a not for profit organization, on Nov 19 at the Grand Palace Convention Centre in Scarborough, Toronto. 24-Nov-2016
Cold and stormy winter predicted for mos Toronto, Nov 23 (IBNS): Cold and possibly stormy winter for most of Canada has been predicted by the Weather Network, CTV News reported. 23-Nov-2016
Van Jones criticizes Trump in Toronto sp Toronto, Nov 23 (IBNS): Van Jones, an eminent American political commentator, said that it was difficult to foretell what the actions of the president-elect would be once he's sworn in, reported CBCNews. 23-Nov-2016
Toronto Mayor John Tory announces his pl Toronto, Nov 23 (IBNS) Toronto Mayor John Tory has announced his plans in detail on Monday which would impart cost-efficient services to Toronto residents, CBCNews Reported. 23-Nov-2016
Norovirus outbreak reported from in Toro Toronto, Nov 23 (ISBN): An elementary school in Thornhill, near Toronto has reported outbreak of Norovirus, the most common cause of viral gastroenteritis in humans, media reports said. 23-Nov-2016
Economic downturn leads to capital savin Calgary, Nov 23 (IBNS): Economic downturn in Calgary, Canada, led to a formation of a new pool of dollar capital, said Mayor Naheed Nenshi during his budget deliberations, according to media reports. 23-Nov-2016
Senior al-Qaeda leader killed in airstri Washington, Nov 23 (IBNS): A senior al-Qaeda leader was killed in an airstrike conducted by the US in Syria, the US Department of Defense reported. 23-Nov-2016
Canada: TTC fare increase approved by Bo Toronto, Nov.22 (IBNS): An increase in the price of tokens and Presto fares by $0.10 to an even $3 starting in January which was recommended by Toronto Transport Commission (TTC) staff was approved by TTC Board on Monday, CP24 reported. 22-Nov-2016
Two-vehicle crash in Toronto, man killed Toronto, Nov 22 (IBNS): A two-vehicle collision in Scarborough’s Armdale area Monday afternoon killed one man, CP24 reported. 22-Nov-2016
Heritage Beyond Borders: Showcasing the Toronto, Nov 22 (IBNS): Heritage Beyond Borders, a not-for-profit organization, hosted its Annual Awards and Gala Dinner, on Nov 19, at the Grand Palace Convention Centre in Scarborough, Toronto. 22-Nov-2016
Annual Santa Claus parade in Toronto dra Toronto, Nov 22 (IBNS) Cheering lustily, large crowds had gathered to watch 112th annual Toronto Santa Claus Parade on Sunday here. 22-Nov-2016
One dies in Toronto from shooting on Egl Toronto, Nov 20 (IBNS): Toronto police have confirmed the death of one person following a shooting in the city Friday evening, CP24 reported. 20-Nov-2016
Pedestrians killed in crashes in Ontario Toronto, Nov 20 (IBNS): Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) said pedestrian deaths due to crashes have reached 8-year peak in the province in Canada, media reports said. 20-Nov-2016
Trump settles three varsity lawsuits Washington, Nov 19 (IBNS): US-President-elect Donald Trump settled three lawsuits filed against the Trump University, reports said. 19-Nov-2016
Canadian kids least active, says Partici Toronto, Nov 19 (IBNS): A new study has come up with figures stating that there is a possibility that the Canadian kids will soon be dubbed as the least active kids in the world. 19-Nov-2016
Indian Consulate in Toronto comemorates Toronto, Nov 18 (IBNS): To commemorate the Guru Nanakji Jayanti on November 14, the Consul General of India in Toronto, Dinesh Bhatia visited Gurudwaras, the Sikh temples in Greater Toronto Area and conveyed his greetings to the devotees.  19-Nov-2016
New changes in Canadian Immigration syst Calgary Nov 17 (IBNS): The Citizenship & Immigration Canada would bring about new changes in electronic immigration selection process, effective from November 19, to improve chances of international foreign students and some selected categories of high skilled workers, to have permanent residential status more smoothly than before. 19-Nov-2016
Two Canadians to receive U.S. Presidenti Toronto, Nov 18 (IBNS): U.S. President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that Toronto-born Frank Gehry and Lorne Michaels are on list of the 21 new honourees of America's highest civilian honour: the Presidential Medal of Freedom, media reports said. 19-Nov-2016
House prices drop 30% with increased int Toronto, Nov18 (IBNS): Several stress tests performed by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) revealed 30 percent drop in house price, said media reports. 18-Nov-2016
Trudeau focuses on Canada-Argentine busi Toronto, Nov 18(IBNS): The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, presently in Buenos Aires, Argentina, made a direct pitch to the businesses to make investments in the Argentine- Canadian trade. 18-Nov-2016
Toronto Police board approves ‘carding Toronto, Nov 18 (IBNS): Toronto Police Service (TPS) board on Wednesday approved the new policy on the debated practice known as “carding” in spite of criticism from activists who had been disputing with the retention of historic carding data. 18-Nov-2016
Graffiti attacks on religious places in Ottawa, Nov 18(IBNS): The Parkdale United Church and the Ottawa Mosque on Northwestern Avenue, faced a new slur of graffiti attacks on Thursday night, raising the hate crimes, racist attacks in Ottawa. 18-Nov-2016
Stabbing in Toronto downtown: 2 seriousl Toronto, Nov 18(IBNS): Two men, probably in their early 20s were taken to the hospital by the Paramedics team, following a stabbing in front of Yonge Street, off Breadalbane Lane and south of Wellesley Street, early Friday morning. 18-Nov-2016
Vehicle crash in Toronto kills one and i Toronto, Nov 18 (IBNS): One person was killed and two others with serious injuries were taken to hospital following a single-vehicle crash near the intersection of 14th Avenue and Markham Road on Friday morning. 18-Nov-2016
Garbage collectors strike ratified near Toronto, Nov 18(IBNS):  The garbage collectors strike has finally ended, relieving the tensions of over 160,000 home owners in Toronto’s Peel region, after a deal was confirmed between the Waste Management and the Union. 18-Nov-2016
Donald Trump offers national security ad Washington, Nov 18 (IBNS): US President-elect Donald Trump, who won the presidential polls last week, has offered the role of national security advisor to retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, media reports said. 18-Nov-2016
RBC and TD banks raise fixed mortgage ra Toronto, Nov 17 (IBNS): Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) and TD bank have increased their fixed mortgage rates in Canada effective Thursday and Tuesday respectively, said media reports. 17-Nov-2016
Ontario grandparents demand access to gr Toronto, Nov. 17 (IBNS): Another attempt was being made by some grandparents in Ontario to the get Children's Law Reform Act of Ontario changed to safeguard access of children to their grandparents in the event of parents’ divorce or separation, media reports said. 17-Nov-2016
Canadians averse to face reality owing t Calgary, Nov 17 (IBNS): Many Canadians were not prepared to face the consequences in the wake of job loss, though they were well aware of the fact that job market had been worsening day by day in Canada. 17-Nov-2016
Future of US-Canada relationship under t Calgary, Nov 16 (IBNS): The future of Canada USA Bilateral relationship would be under big question mark, as it was a well known fact that Donald Trump’s deep antipathy to NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement)which during the campaign for presidency he had made one of the prime election issue and had been fiercely vitriolic towards Mexico but said nothing against Canada. 17-Nov-2016
Man dies in elevator accident in Downtow Toronto, Nov16 (IBNS): Paramedics have confirmed the death of a male worker following an elevator accident at a building in downtown Toronto Tuesday evening, media reports said. 16-Nov-2016
TDSB Curriculum to be more diverse, incl Toronto, Sept. 15 (IBNS): Neethan Shan, recently elected Trustee of Toronto District School Board (TDSB) presented his campaign to have Ontario government to review the curriculum to make it more diverse, inclusive and reflective at a Press Conference organised by the National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada (NEPCC) at the Toronto City Hall. 16-Nov-2016
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