Title Description Posted Date
Canada: Nova Scotia-designed weed-plucki

Ottawa, May 29 (IBNS): A technology startup company, Nexus Robotics, based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, won the weed-and-feed international competition this month at the agBOT Challenge, in Rockville, Ind, media reports said. 

29-May-2018
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle planning

London/Alberta, May 29 (IBNS): Newly-wed Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, are reportedly planning their honeymoon in Canada, media reports said.

29-May-2018
Canada PM Trudeau urged to probe Huawei

Ottawa, May 28 (IBNS): Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had been urged to examine the security threat and economic cost of transferring Canadian intellectual property to Chinese telecommunications' Huawei Technologies, media reports said.

28-May-2018
Canada: B.C. man gets struck by train, d

Victoria, May 28 (IBNS): A train had recently struck a man in the level crossing resulting in the death of the victim, media reports said.

28-May-2018
Canada needs to fight back against Trump

Ottawa, May 26 (IBNS): The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) advisers have said Canada needs to hit back at the US if the latter takes strong action against the former over trade following the failure of NAFTA negotiations, media reports said.

26-May-2018
Canada: Man stabbed at Mississauga house

Mississauga, May 26 (IBNS): A 19-year old man had died after he was stabbed at his chest at a house party in Mississauga on early Saturday, media reports said.

26-May-2018
Trump says North Korea talks can still t

Washington/Pyongyang, May 26 (IBNS): A day after calling off the Singapore meeting, US President Donald Trump has announced that the proposed dialogue between America and North Korea can still take place.

26-May-2018
Hunt on for restaurant blast suspects in

Toronto, May 25 (IBNS): Police have launched a manhunt today to arrest the two men suspected to be involved in the IED blast yesterday that injured 15, three of them critically, at Bombay Bhel restaurant in Mississauga near Toronto.

26-May-2018
Canadian scientists show great concern a

Ottawa, May 25 (IBNS):  A rare brain-damaging Nipah virus outbreak in southern India, the first reported outbreak in the country, had caused alarm to the health officials working to treat those infected with the virus, media reports said.

25-May-2018
Pyongyang rues Trump decision to cancel

Washington/Pyongyang, May 25 (IBNS): On the cusp of creating history, US President Donald Trump chose to ignore it after cancelling talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, which was scheduled to take place in Singapore on June 12. The decision has been termed 'extremely regrettable' by North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-gwan.

25-May-2018
Canada: Bomb explosion in Mississauga re

Mississauga, May 25 (IBNS): At least 15 people were injured in an explosion which took place at a restaurant in Mississauga, Ontario on Thursday night, media reports said.

25-May-2018
Canada: Deb Matthews presents Ford's aud

Ottawa, May 24 (IBNS): Deb Matthews, Liberal campaign co-chair presented the edited audio recording at morning News Conference, in which Doug Ford  Progressive Conservative (PC) leader was heard alongside Kinga Surma, Etobicoke Centre PC candidate trying to sign up new party members to support Surma in her nomination contest, media reports said.

24-May-2018
Canada: Ontario Liberal Party to release

Ottawa, May 24 (IBNS):  Ontario Liberal Party announced Wednesday that it would release a recording of Ontario Progressive Conservative (PC) leader Doug Ford Thursday morning which would upset his nomination process, media reports said.

24-May-2018
Canada is 'very spoiled': US President T


Washington/Ottawa, May 24 (IBNS): US President Donald Trump has said Canada, which is a partner in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), is "very difficult to deal with" and "very spoiled".

24-May-2018
Canada: 'I can do better', tells Ontario

Toronto, May 24 (IBNS): Ahead of the Jun 7 election, Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne has said she can do better for people, in a bid to return to power in the upcoming polls, media reports said.

24-May-2018
Canada: Ontario's leaders, where they st

Ottawa, May 23 (IBNS): According to Poll Tracker, an aggregation of all publicly available polling data, latest trends prior to the June 7 elections indicate that Progressive Conservatives (PCs) have 37.9 percent support, with the New Democratic Party (NDP) at 33.8 percent support, revealing a gain of over seven points for the NDP since the last pre-campaign update, media reports said.

23-May-2018
Canada's federal divorce laws being over

Ottawa, May 22 (IBNS): Changes to Canada's family justice system are being proposed by the Liberal government to prioritize children's best interests, media reports said.

22-May-2018
Canada: Fire in Toronto stable, kills 16

Toronto, May 22 (IBNS): Sixteen horses were killed in a fire which broke out in Sunnybrook stables in Toronto at an early morning on Monday.

22-May-2018
US threat to maximise sanctions on Iran

Washington/Tehran, May 22 (IBNS): The United Stated has come under fire from Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif for threatening to maximise sanctions on Iran.

22-May-2018
Canada: Police in search of three men in

Toronto, May 21 (IBNS): The Toronto police are in search of three suspects who are involved in the shooting which took place on Sunday night, media reports said.

21-May-2018
Canadians stranded in Cuba after plane c

Havana, May 21 (IBNS): Several Canadians, who went to Cuba to spend vacations, are unable to return to their own country after a plane crash in the capital city.

21-May-2018
China to buy more goods and services fro

Washington/Beijing, May 20 (IBNS): China has agreed to increase its import of goods and services from the United States, reports said on Sunday.

20-May-2018
Canada-US border faces counter-rallies o

Quebec/Ottawa, May 19 (IBNS): Two protest rallies competing with each other were held at a major Quebec-New York border crossing on Saturday, close to where thousands of asylum seekers had been illegally crossing into Canada in recent months, media reports said.

20-May-2018
Canada: Parking receipt scam costs Canad

Ottawa, May 19 (IBNS): The Canadian Tire has once again hit the headlines and this time with the parking receipt scam.

19-May-2018
Canada PM Trudeau wishes newly-wed Princ

Ottawa, May 19 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has wished Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who tied the nuptial knot on Saturday.

19-May-2018
Canada: Gas prices rise in most places o

Toronto, May 18 (IBNS): Although average price across the country currently is 134.4 cents per litre, prices in most of Ontario are expected to rise, media reports said.

18-May-2018
Humboldt Broncos crash: Player reveals i

Saskatchewan, May 18 (IBNS): The coroner who probed the Humboldt Broncos crash has said the two victims were misidentified, media reports said.

18-May-2018
Canadian Armed Forces to help B.C. commu

Victoria, May 18 (IBNS): The Canadian Armed Forces are set to help the British Columbia communities that are affected by floodwaters, media reports said.

18-May-2018
Gina Haspel appointed as CIA director

Washington, May 18 (IBNS): The US Senate has approved the appointment of   CIA's first female director, media reports said.

18-May-2018
Canadian doctor shot in Gaza, PM Trudeau

Ottawa, May 17 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called an investigation to probe a reported incident in which one of his countrymen, who is a doctor by profession, was shot in Gaza, media reports said.

17-May-2018
Canada: Federal government to finance Tr

Ottawa, May 16 (IBNS): The federal government is ready to finance the much-awaited Trans Mountain Pipeline project, media reports said.

16-May-2018
Canada PM Justin Trudeau wishes Muslims

Ottawa, May 16 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has wished all Muslim people in the country and across the world on the beginning of Ramadan.

16-May-2018
Canada: B.C.'s Southern Interior fear se

British Columbia/Ottawa, May 16 (IBNS): With volunteers and emergency workers suffering from exhaustion after almost a week of fighting the floods, especially in Grand Forks, Christina Lake, Rock Creek and surrounding rural areas, politicians and officials are asking for help from the army, media reports said. 

16-May-2018
Canada: It is too early, say scientists,

B.C./Ottawa, May 15 (IBNS): Many people in British Columbia (B.C.).are blaming record-breaking heat and destructive floods to climate change, media reports said. 

15-May-2018
Melania Trump doing really well after su

Washington, May 15 (IBNS): The First Lady of the United States of America, Melania Trump is 'doing really well' following her surgery, tweeted husband and US President Donald Trump.

15-May-2018
US First Lady Melania Trump undergoes ki

Washington, May 15 (IBNS): US First Lady Melania Trump underwent a kidney surgery on Monday, media reports said.

15-May-2018
Canada: Ontario Liberals highlight budge

Toronto, May 14 (IBNS): The Ontario Liberals have highlighted a budget mistake of $5.7 billion in the New Democratic Party's (NDP's) election platform, media reports said.

14-May-2018
Canada PM Trudeau triggers row by callin

Quebec City, May 14 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has triggered a controversy by calling a by-election in Quebec, three days after announcing a new project in the particular riding, media reports said.

14-May-2018
US President Donald Trump urges other na

Washington, May 14 (IBNS): In the wake of the recent terror attack in Paris, in which the attacker killed at least one person before being shot by the police, US President Donald Trump has suggested a change in thought process on terrorism.

14-May-2018
President Trump is making history: Benja

Tel Aviv, May 14 (IBNS): Israel prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday appreciated Donald Trump for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and called it a 'historic move' made by the US President. 

14-May-2018
Canada govt slammed over IBM deal

Ottawa, May 13 (IBNS): Canada’s native technology firms slammed the federal government’s move of signing $500-million deal with IBM Canada Ltd. without any competitive bidding, media reports said.

14-May-2018
Israel: Ivanka Trump, husband Jared Kush

Jerusalem, May 13 (IBNS): Senior White House advisers, Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner, have arrived in Israel's capital Jerusalem on Sunday, ahead of the inauguration of the new US embassy in the country.

13-May-2018
Canada: Convicted pro-Khalistani terrori

Ottawa, May 12 (IBNS): Convicted pro-Khalistani terrorist Jaspal Atwal, who was photographed with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife Sophie during India trip in early 2018, has been charged with uttering threats in a new case, media reports said.

12-May-2018
Canada celebrates 60th anniversary of NO

Ottawa, May 12 (IBNS): Canada is celebrating the 60th anniversary of North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), an organisation which provides aerospace warning, air sovereignty and protection to North America.

12-May-2018
Canada's Phoenix pay system becomes head

Ottawa, May 11 (IBNS): Pending of more than 600K cases in Phoenix pay system has caused problems for more than half of all federal public servants, media reports said. 

11-May-2018
Canada: Live crabs occupy seats in Toron

Toronto, May 11 (IBNS): A Toronto woman has shared a unique experience of witnessing live crabs occupying seats in a Toronto subway train, drawing ire of a passenger.

11-May-2018
Canadian minister Navdeep Bains asked to

Ottawa, May 11 (IBNS): Canadian minister Navedeep Bains was once asked to remove his turban at the US airport for security checking, media reports said.

11-May-2018
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un to meet in

Washington, May 11 (IBNS): The much-awaited meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will take place on June 12.

11-May-2018
Toronto van attack: Accused man to appea

Toronto, May 10 (IBNS): The accused man in Toronto van attack, which claimed 10 lives, will appear in the court on Thursday, media reports said.

10-May-2018
Canada: Elections Ontario to use electro

Ottawa, May 10 (IBNS): The use of electronic voting machines and voter lists for the first time in Jun 7 Ontario elections, would help speed up both the voting and ballot-counting process, media reports said.

10-May-2018
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