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Trump's US travel ban for six Muslim cou Washington, June 30 (IBNS) A supposed "watered down" version of the travel ban on six Muslim countries and a section of refugees by the Donald Trump administration on security grounds finally took effect on Thursday (US time) after litigations in court even as experts said more court battles are in the offing following the implementation of this order. 30-Jun-2017
IYDC observes World Yoga Day, keen to pr Toronto, June 29 (IBNS): Baba Ramdev, the founder of Patanjali Yogapeeth and Sister Shivani, a spiritual leader from the Brahma Kumari World Spiritual University took the centre stage at the third edition of the International Day of Yoga organized by International Yoga Day Canada (IYDC) recently at Mississauga’s International Centre. 29-Jun-2017
Fare hike for GO Transit and Union Pears Toronto, June 29 (IBNS): A report submitted to the transit agency’s board on Wednesday said Metrolinx planned to raise GO Transit fares by about 3 percent -- after freezing prices at the start of the year -- for trips costing more than $5.65 but there will not be any change for rides costing $5.65 or cheaper, media reports said. 29-Jun-2017
Multiculturalism is at the heart of Cana Toronto, June 29 (IBNS): Canada celebrated its 15th Multiculturalism Day recently, showcasing the country’s diversity, equality and mutual respect for different cultures. 29-Jun-2017
APTA recognizes TTC as best public trans Toronto, June 28 (IBNS): Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) was recognised as the best public transit agency in North America for 2017 by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), according to media reports. 28-Jun-2017
Calgary Board of Education worried about Calgary, June 28 (IBNS): In a recently concluded meeting of the Calgary Board of Education, the trustees expressed deep concern regarding overall deteriorating standard of students. 28-Jun-2017
Favorability of the U.S. and confidence New York, June 27 (IBNS): Global views of the U.S. and its president have shifted dramatically downward since the end of Barack Obama’s presidency and the start of Donald Trump’s, and they are now at similar levels to ratings from the George W. Bush era, according to a new Pew Research Center report that examines attitudes in 37 countries. 27-Jun-2017
Supreme Court upholds Donald Trump's tra Washington, June 26 (IBNS): The Supreme Court upheld US President Donald Trump's travel ban on at least four countries instead of proposed six on Monday, giving the latter a partial win, according to media reports. 26-Jun-2017
IS hacks Ohio govt sites, warns Trump Columbus, Jun 26 (IBNS): Ohio government websites were flooded with IS messages after the terrorist organisation hacked into them, sending a message for US President Donald Trump. 26-Jun-2017
Canada: Sikh woman becomes first turbane Toronto, June 24 (IBNS): Creating history, Sikh woman Palbinder Kaur Shergil has been appointed as the first turbaned Supreme Court judge in Canada. 24-Jun-2017
Ontarians are stocking up on booze as LC Toronto, Jun 24 (IBNS) With a few hours left before a legal strike deadline, the Ontario Public Services Employees Union (OPSEU) is negotiating with Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) management to crunch out a fair deal for workers and avoid the looming strike. 24-Jun-2017
Healthcare has always been something big Washington, Jun 23 (IBNS): While US President Donald Trump has been busy criticising his predecessor's healthcare policies since taking over, former president Barak Obama broke his silence finally with a Facebook post of an open letter on Thursday. 23-Jun-2017
Mexico second deadliest country in the w Washington, Jun 23 (IBNS): Mexico is the second deadliest country in the world according to US President Donald Trump, who wants to put up a fence along the US-Mexico border. 23-Jun-2017
Canada: National Aboriginal Day celebrat Toronto, June 22 (IBNS): Sunrise ceremony and the permanent installation of indigenous flags on Nathan Phillips Square at Toronto City Hall were part of The City of Toronto (which includes Toronto and its adjoining cities)’s celebration of the 22nd annual National Aboriginal Day on Wednesday. 22-Jun-2017
Canada PM urges all to stand by people s Ottawa, June 21 (IBNS) Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau on World Refugee Day on Wednesday appealed to all Canadians to stand with people seeking shelter from enormous hardship and violence across the world. 21-Jun-2017
MBIs cause brain to steer DNA processes Toronto, June 21 (IBNS): June 21 is the International Yoga Day and millions of people around the world already enjoy the health benefits of mind-body interventions like yoga or meditation, reported the . 21-Jun-2017
Toronto campaigns to raise awareness abo Toronto, June 21 (IBNS): The City of Toronto (comprising Toronto and its adjoining cities) has launched a public awareness campaign about transgender and non-binary coloured people, recently, in collaboration with the Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention (Black CAP), according to media reports. 21-Jun-2017
Canada rock band frontman Gord Downie ap Ottawa, June 21 (IBNS): In recognition of his outstanding indigenous leadership, rock band The Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie was appointed a member of the Order of Canada at a ceremony in Ottawa. 21-Jun-2017
Otto Warmbier: Detained student dies, fa Washington, Jun 20 (IBNS): Otto Warmbier, the US student who spent 15 months in a North Korean prison and was released earlier this month, has died, reports said. 20-Jun-2017
No relationship is more important to the Toronto, June 19 (IBNS): This year’s National Aboriginal Day would collaborate with the Indigenous Arts Festival in its year's largest and free celebrations to acknowledge June as National Aboriginal History Month, media reports said. 19-Jun-2017
US coalition shoots down Syrian military Washington, Jun 19 (IBNS): A US-led coalition fighter jet has shot down a Syrian army plane in Raqqa province, reports said. 19-Jun-2017
Trump spends weekend at Camp David Washington, Jun 19 (IBNS): American President Donald Trump, who spent his weekend at Camp David, praised the military for their maintenance of the presidential retreat. 19-Jun-2017
US Navy destroyer collides with vessel o Washington/Tokyo, June 17 (IBNS) : Seven Navy sailors were missing and the captain and at least two others were injured after a U.S. destroyer collied with a container ship collided off the coast of Japan on Saturday early morning, the U.S. Navy said. 17-Jun-2017
U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialo Washington, June 17 (IBNS): The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Defence have announced that the inaugural U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue (D&SD) will be held in Washington, D.C. June 21. 17-Jun-2017
US Deputy Secretary of State to visit Ca Washington, June 17 (IBNS): US Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will travel on Monday, June 19 to Cancun, Mexico to represent the United States at the General Assembly of the Organization of American States meeting, officials said. 17-Jun-2017
CRTC bans unlocking fees for cellphones Ottawa, June 16 (IBNS):The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), the regulatory agency for broadcasting and telecommunication, on Friday announced that as of Dec 1, 2017, all individual and small business wireless service customers will have the right to have their cellphones and other mobile devices unlocked free of charge upon request. 16-Jun-2017
Canada needs national system to track he Toronto, June 16 (IBNS): Canada is home to 20 percent of the world's freshwater, but significant disruption of watersheds due to urbanization, forestry, municipal and industrial pollution as well as climate change had an adverse effect on health, economy and the wellbeing of wildlife, the first nationwide assessment of Canada’s freshwater report said. 16-Jun-2017
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister to par Toronto, June 15 (IBNS): The Canadian government on Thursday said it is committed to the Arctic and its people. 15-Jun-2017
Canada supports promotion of internation Oslo, June 15 (IBNS): The Canadian government on Thursday said it is actively engaged in supporting international peace and stability to help people affected by conflicts and crises worldwide. 15-Jun-2017
Four killed as gunman attacks San Franci San Francisco, June 15 (IBNS): At least four people, including the attacker, were killed at a UPS facility in San Francisco on Wednesday, reports said. 15-Jun-2017
Yoga is the best and most risk-free fitn Toronto, June 14 (IBNS): Hazel McCallion, the former mayor of Mississauga, participated in a special session of Yoga organised by the International Yoga Day Canada (IYDC) on Monday to commemorate Seniors’ month to be celebrated at the International Centre, Mississauga, on June 25. 14-Jun-2017
Virginia: Gunman who shot Congressmen, d Washington, June 14 (IBNS): Gunman who sprayed bullets on Congressmen during baseball practice on Wednesday morning, died, according to media reports. 14-Jun-2017
Swmai Ramdev to visit Canada soon New Delhi, June 14 (IBNS): Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday said he is planning to visit Canada. 14-Jun-2017
Virgina : US Congressman shot at basebal California, June 14 (IBNS): A senior US congressman was shot by unknown men at Virgina in the USA, media reports said. 14-Jun-2017
Former Alberta politician becomes oldest Toronto, June 14 (IBNS): An ex-Alberta politician, John Oldring, 64, from Calgary, has become the oldest Canadian to climb Mount Everest, media reports said. 14-Jun-2017
Hate crimes rose by 5% in Canada in 2015 Toronto, June 13 (IBNS): Hate crimes rose by 5% in Canada in 2015, largely due to an increase in incidents targeting certain religious and ethno-cultural groups, specifically the Muslim population and Arabs or West Asians, a new study has said. 13-Jun-2017
Canadian Environment Minister wraps up G Toronto, June 13 (IBNS) Canada's Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna, has wrapped up the two-day G7 Environment Ministers’ meeting in Bologna, Italy. 13-Jun-2017
US, coalition continue strikes to defeat Washington, June 10 (IBNS): U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria on Friday, conducting 27 strikes consisting of 70 engagements], Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported on Saturday. 10-Jun-2017
It's time to put America First, says Don Washington, Jun 10 (IBNS): American President Donald Trump reiterated his 'America First' stance and said it's time for his country to incorporate its own people in various jobs, while using its own resources. 10-Jun-2017
Mayor Tory voices concerns about Toronto Toronto, June 7 (IBNS): In a letter sent to Members of Provincial Parliament (MPP) in Toronto, Mayor John Tory drew their attention to the social housing crisis in the city of Toronto, according to media reports. 07-Jun-2017
Donald Trump cites his visit to Middle E Washington, June 6 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that his recent visit to the Middle East prompted the Gulf nations to isolate Qatar. 06-Jun-2017
Trump bats for travel ban, says politica Washington, Jun 6 (IBNS): Amidst the increasing terrorist attacks in the holy month of Ramadan by Islamist militants, US President Donald Trump has reiterated his earlier stance of putting a travel embargo on certain 'dangerous countries'. 06-Jun-2017
US investigating team believes Indian fi Kolkata, Jun 1 (IBNS): The US Consulate General Kolkata recently hosted a talk titled “The Anatomy of a Dig: Forensic Science and Anthropology, Two Sides of the Same Coin”. 01-Jun-2017
Donald Trump to announce decision on Par Washington, Jun 1 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump said he will announce his decision on the Paris Accord on Thursday. 01-Jun-2017
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