Tag: Canada

Facebook brings dating service test to Canada, Thailand

San Francisco: Keeping in line with its aim to take on mobile dating apps such as Tinder and Bumble, Facebook…

Canada’s Trudeau praises ‘historic’ number of women elected in US

Ottawa: Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulated Americans on Wednesday for electing a "historic number of women" in midterm elections.…

Plane crashes after mid-air collision in Canada

Ottawa: Two aircrafts collided mid-air over Ottawa‘s west end on Sunday, which led to one of them crashing in a…

Canada planning to increase expulsions of illegal immigrants: report

Ottawa: Faced with an influx of asylum seekers from the United States, Canada is planning to substantially step up deportations…

Canada hosts like-minded nations to talk WTO reforms

Ottawa: Canada will host trade officials from the European Union, Japan and others for two-day talks starting Wednesday aimed at…

6.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Canada

Toronto: An earthquake measuring 6.6 magnitude on the Richter Scale struck off the Canadian province of British Columbia early on…

6.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Canada

Toronto [Canada]: An earthquake measuring 6.6 magnitude on the Richter Scale struck off the Canadian province of British Columbia early…

Canada to resettle group of Syrian White Helmets

Ottawa: Canada is preparing to welcome a group of Syrian White Helmets rescuers, officials said on Friday, without specifying when…

Saudi dissident believes Riyadh tapped calls with Khashoggi

Montreal: A Saudi dissident in Quebec believes the kingdom hacked his phone and listened to calls he had with Jamal…

Canada boosts aid to Palestinian refugee agency

Ottawa: Canada stepped up aid for Palestinian refugees on Friday, announcing Can$50 million (US$38 million) for the United Nations Relief…

Former Canada envoy denounces Twitter diplomacy in Saudi row

Ottawa: Canada's former ambassador to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday criticized Twitter diplomacy in his first public remarks since being expelled…

Canada: Islamic veil allowed in legal hearing

Montreal: A judge cannot refuse to take testimony from a woman because she is wearing an Islamic veil, a court…

Recognizing Rohingya ‘genocide’, Canada revokes Suu Kyi’s honorary citizenship

Following the inhuman atrocities and mass genocide of Myanmar's Rohingya people especially Muslims, the Canadian Parliament has today revoked Aung…

Aung San Suu Kyi becomes first person stripped of honorary Canadian citizenship

Ottawa: Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi became the first person to be stripped of honorary Canadian citizenship on Tuesday…

Canada, US reach new NAFTA deal

Ottawa: Canada and the United States on Sunday finally came on to the same page to reach an updated North…

Canada revokes the honorary citizenship of Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya crisis

Canada's parliament voted to effectively remove Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary Canadian citizenship over the Rohingya…

‘We’re not a banana republic’: Saudi Arabia tells Canada

JEDDAH: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir asked Canada to apologize for demanding the release of imprisoned activists if it wants…

Canada calls out China for treatment of Uighur Muslims

New York: Canada has called out China for its human right abuses, notably of the Muslim Uighurs, officials said Tuesday.…

Canada’s Cirque du Soleil dazzles Riyadh after diplomatic row

Riyadh: Canada-based Cirque du Soleil staged their first show in Saudi Arabia on Sunday with a dazzling display of high-wire…

Canada lawmakers declare Myanmar Rohingya killings ‘genocide’

Ottawa: Canadian lawmakers on Thursday unanimously voted to declare Myanmar's military against the Rohingya people a "genocide." The House of…