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Air Canada passengers face check-in prob

Montreal, Feb 28 (IBNS):  Air Canada passengers on Tuesday faced problems to check-in at the airport due to the computer issues, media reports said.

28-Feb-2018
Canada: Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC l

Toronto, Feb 27 (IBNS): Resigned Ontario Progressive Conservative party leader Patrick Brown has quit the race to become the face of his party in the June 7 poll.

27-Feb-2018
Donald Trump takes jibe at PM Modi over

Washington, Feb 27 (IBNS): Expressing disgust over the trade pacts, US President Donald Trump on Monday said his country is suffering loss due to the import duty imposed on Harley Davidson bike by India, media reports said.

27-Feb-2018
Xi Jingping's term limit 'up to Beijing'

Washington, Feb 27 (IBNS): China on Sunday announced that it is mulling to abolish the Presidential term limit to facilitate Xi Jingping to remain in power for life, thus giving his growing cult a boost.

27-Feb-2018
Canada: 29 people hospitalised in B.C.'s

Victoria, Feb 26 (IBNS): At least 29 people have been hospitalised in a crash which took place in British Columbia's Coquihalla Highway on Sunday evening, media reports said.

26-Feb-2018
Canada: Ottawa woman accuses singer Jaco

Ottawa, Feb 26 (IBNS): Canadian singer Jacob Hoggard has been accused by a woman, who lives in the Canadian capital, of rape, media reports said.

26-Feb-2018
Canada: Ontario promotes Sikh heritage w

Ottawa, Feb 26 (IBNS): Minister of Education Indira Naidoo-Harris, MPP for Brampton-Springdale and Minister of the Status of Women Harinder Malhi have announced Ontario's new development resources on Sikh history and heritage to familiarise students' understanding of Canada's diverse history and people, media reports said.

26-Feb-2018
Ivanka Trump concludes her South Korea v

Seoul, Feb 26 (IBNS):  US President Donald Trump's daughter and senior White House advisor Ivanka Trump has concluded her South Korean visit.

26-Feb-2018
Canada: Patrick Brown sends libel notice

Toronto, Feb 24 (IBNS): Resigned Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown has sent a libel notice to Bell Media, a parent firm of CTV News, for allegedly reporting a false sexual harassment case against him, media reports said.

24-Feb-2018
Taliban attack leave 20 ANA soldiers kil

Kabul, Feb 24 (IBNS): Taliban attacked military base in Afghanistan, killing at least 20 Afghan National Army soldiers on Saturday, media reports said.

24-Feb-2018
More Canadians smoking pot compared to 1

Ottawa, Feb 24 (IBNS): Consumption of Cannabis has more than doubled among Canadians who are 15 and older, a new Statistics Canada report said.

24-Feb-2018
Canada: A document released from LAC unv

Ottawa, Feb 24 (IBNS): Library and Archives Canada's (LAC) move to finally release a 98-year-old document on Ottawa's treatment of sick First Nations children has unveiled a part of Canada's history that has been hidden in the darkness of locked archives, media reports said.

24-Feb-2018
Survey: More than half of U.S. gun owner

Washington, Feb 23 (IBNS): More than half of gun owners do not safely store all their guns, according to a new survey of 1,444 U.S. gun owners conducted by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

23-Feb-2018
Flabbergasted at Atwal's invitation to a

Ottawa, Feb 23 (IBNS): Former B.C. Premier Ujjal Dosanjh has said he was "flabbergasted" at convicted pro-Khalistani Jaspal Atwal's invitation to an event with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife in India, media reports said.

23-Feb-2018
Canadian MP Ruby Sahota's India visit wi

Ottawa/New Delhi, Feb 22 (IBNS): Member of Parliament for Brampton North, Ruby Sahota, is on the last leg of her week-long India visit with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

22-Feb-2018
Donald Trump backs his theory of 'armed

Washington, Feb 22 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump on Thursday backed his own proposed theory of 'armed teachers' in order to prevent shootings in schools.

22-Feb-2018
Pro-Khalistani accompanies Trudeau in In

New Delhi/Ottawa, Feb 22 (IBNS): Embarrassing Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pro-Khalistani and convicted attempted murderer Jaspal Atwal's accompaniment with the PM has been revealed, media reports said.

22-Feb-2018
Florida shooting: Trump says armed teach

Washington, Feb 22 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump has said that arming teachers could prevent gun-attacks like the one which took place in Florida recently, killing at least 17 people.

22-Feb-2018
Quebec's top court upholds kirpan ban at

Montreal, Feb 21 (IBNS): Quebec's top court on Feb 20 upheld kirpan ban at National Assembly, media reports said.

22-Feb-2018
Canada: Patrick Brown's fate in Ontario

Toronto, Feb 21 (IBNS): Resigned Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown's bid to run for the party leadership in the next election will be decided on Wednesday, media reports said.

21-Feb-2018
Canada: Most First nations' families do

Ottawa, Feb 20 (IBNS): The federal program designed in 2003 for early childhood development on First Nations was accessible only to 18 to 19 percent of eligible First Nations children across the country, media reports said.

21-Feb-2018
Canada's Governor General Julie Payette

Ottawa, Feb 21 (IBNS):  During her first official visit to Ontario this morning, Canada's Governor General Julie Payette was received with a ceremonial welcome at the Legislative Assembly in Toronto, media reports said.

21-Feb-2018
Canada: Patrick Brown skips Ontario legi

Toronto, Feb 20 (IBNS): Resigned Ontatio Progressive Conservative Party leader Patrick Brown has skipped the first day of the final session of Ontario legislature to campaign for the party leadership, media reports said.

20-Feb-2018
Canada: Child molester's 'unduly and har

Ottawa, Feb 20 (IBNS): An appeal court has reduced the jail term of a 74-year old man, who is accused of molesting several young girls, to 30 months from original 5 years, media reports said.

20-Feb-2018
US President Donald Trump backs Mitt Rom

Washington, Dec 20 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed Mitt Romney's bid for the US Senate from Utah.

20-Feb-2018
Canada expresses concerns over Israel's

Ottawa, Feb 19 (IBNS): Canada has expressed its concern over Israel's planning of mass deportation of African asylum seekers, media reports said.

19-Feb-2018
Patrick Brown attends PC leadership camp

Mississauga, Feb 19 (IBNS): Patrick Brown, who was reportedly accused of sexual assault by three women, attended the Ontario Progressive Conservative leadership campaign event on Sunday, media reports said.

19-Feb-2018
Canada PM Justin Trudeau to visit Sabarm

Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday will visit his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi's home state Gujarat, media reports said.

19-Feb-2018
US: San Jose film festival to screen Jer

Washington, Feb 18 (IBNS): Jeremy Guy’s documentary feature PURDAH will be premiered at the Cinequest Film and VR Festival in San Jose California, running Feb 27 to Mar 11, media reports said.

19-Feb-2018
Canada: Ontario raises $1 billion for ec

Ottawa, Feb 18 (IBNS): Ontario has successfully issued the largest green bond in Canadian history by raising $1 billion for infrastructure projects in communities, hospitals, schools, public transit, roads and bridges across the province that will help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fight climate change, media reports said.

18-Feb-2018
Canada: Ontario to expand early years pr

Ottawa, Feb 18 (IBNS): Ontario is expanding early years programs for First Nation, Métis and Inuit children and their families living in urban and rural areas across the province by investing in more child care spaces, media reports said.

18-Feb-2018
Canada: Ottawa to end rejection policy f

Ottawa, Feb 18 (IBNS): Canadian  Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said this week he will present a plan by April to abandon 40-year-old policy that excludes immigrants based on their medical conditions, media reports said.

18-Feb-2018
Canada's pipeline feud: NDP leader Jagme

Victoria/Edmonton, Feb 17 (IBNS): New Democratic Party (NDP) leader Jagmeet Singh has aimed to stay neutral in the entire pipeline feud which involves British Columbia and Alberta, media reports said.

17-Feb-2018
Canada PM Justin Trudeau reaches India t

New Delhi, Feb 17 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday reached India on a week-long visit to the Asian country.

17-Feb-2018
Donald Trump visits hospital to meet sho

Florida, Feb 17 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump visited Broward Health North Hospital on Friday to meet several victims of the Florida school shooting incident are being treated.

17-Feb-2018
Canada: An urgent need for new prescript


Ottawa, Feb 16 (IBNS): The guideline based on a review of clinical trials involving medical cannabis.published Thursday in the Canadian Family Physician journal, alleged that there was an overstatement of benefits of medical marijuana and research on its medicinal properties was lacking, media reports said.

17-Feb-2018
US: Florida shooting suspect may have ha

Florida, Feb 16 (IBNS):  In the deadliest school shooting in America since Sandy Hook in 2012, Nikolas Cruz who was charged on Thursday with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Wednesday in a Florida high school, was alleged to be a member of white nationalist militia, media reports said.

16-Feb-2018
Canada PM Justin Trudeau won't meet Sikh

Ottawa, Feb 16 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will begin his India visit on Saturday but he will not meet Sikh leader Capt. Amarinder Singh in the entire tour amid the controversy over the Sikh separatist movement that had linked the Canadian government, media reports said.

16-Feb-2018
Canada: Patrick Brown to sue CTV News fo

Toronto, Feb 16 (IBNS): Resigned Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown has said he will sue CTV News for false reporting on his alleged sexual misconduct with two women.

16-Feb-2018
Canada: Toronto Public Health launches t

Toronto, Feb 15 (IBNS): Toronto Public Health (TPL) launched has this year's condomTO campaign entitled Life in the Bowl, to coincide with Valentine's Day, to help promote safer sex and reduce stigma around condom use, media reports said. 

15-Feb-2018
Canada: Toronto Mayor Tory declares Febr

Toronto, Feb 15 (IBNS): Toronto Mayor John Tory  on Thursday declared February 14, 2018 as Toronto's first annual Safe City Day, media reports said.

15-Feb-2018
Canadian businesses lose their competiti

Washington, Feb 15 (IBNS):  Analysts from Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) and the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) highlighted in their recent weekly report that U.S. president Donald Trump's tax reform package has caused Canadian businesses to lose their competitive advantage to their U.S. peers, media reports said.

15-Feb-2018
MP Sahota announces faster reunion of sp

Brampton, Feb 15 (IBNS):  The process of spouse sponsorship by the Government of Canada had significantly improved over the past year, helping  Canadians and permanent residents to reunite faster with their spouses, media reports said.

15-Feb-2018
Patrick Brown's former girl friend raise

Toronto, Feb 15 (IBNS): Resigned Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown, who has been accused of sexual misconduct, received support from his former girl friend, media reports said.

15-Feb-2018
Florida school shooting kills 17, suspec

Florida, Feb 15 (IBNS): A 19-year-old man opened fire on students and teachers  at a high school campus in Parkland area of Florida in the US on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people, media reports said.

15-Feb-2018
Canada PM Trudeau to announce legal fram

Ottawa, Feb 14 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will shortly announce a legal framework to protect the interests of Indigenous people in the country, CTV News reported.

14-Feb-2018
Canada: CSA warns Canada-U.S. cannabis c

Ottawa, Feb 14 (IBNS): Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) released a new guidance that requires U.S.-exposed Canadian cannabis companies to to strictly adhere to disclosure rules, media reports said.

14-Feb-2018
Canada PM Trudeau meets family of Indige

Ottawa, Feb 14 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has met the family of the Indigenous man who was killed by a white farmer way back in 2016, media reports said.

14-Feb-2018
Canada does not treat us right: Trump co

Ottawa, Feb 13 (IBNS): Complaining about the new international tax imposed by Canada, US President Donald Trump has said the neighbouring country does not treat them right, media reports said.

13-Feb-2018
Canada's indigenous people demand justic

Saskatchewan, Feb 13 (IBNS): Indigenous people and activists in Canada are clamouring for a reform in the justice system in the country after a court acquitted a 56-year-old man accused of killing a young indigenous man in 2016.

13-Feb-2018
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