Tag: Canada

Canada PM renews calls for Saudi blogger’s release

Ottawa: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau renewed calls for the release of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi after meeting his wife on…

Canada: Saudi teen Rahaf enjoys a glass of red wine, bacon in her new home

Toronto: Ms. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun the 18-year-old Saudi teenager who dropped her last name ‘al-Qunun’ after learning her family disowned…

Canada requests clemency for citizen sentenced to death in China

Ottawa: Canada has officially asked China to spare its citizen, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg's life after he was handed a death…

My story will be a catalyst for change in Saudi Arabia: Rahaf Mohammad

Toronto: Risking her life, Saudi teenager Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun fled the kingdom after she was physically and mentally abused by…

Saudi teen granted asylum by Canada counts herself as a ‘lucky one’

Toronto: Rahaf Mohammed, the Saudi teen who was granted asylum by Canada, said she counts herself amongst the "lucky ones"…

Canada warns travelers about risk of arbitrary detention in China

Moscow: Canada has updated its travel advisory for China to warn citizens about the risk of arbitrary enforcement of local…

“A Very Good Feeling, Felt I Was Reborn,” Saudi teen after arriving in Canada

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, a teenage woman who fled Saudi Arabia is in Canada now after the United Nations High Commission…

China announces death sentence for Canadian drug trafficker amid Huawei row

Beijing: A Chinese court here on Monday announced death sentence for a Canadian man who was earlier convicted under charges…

Fleeing Saudi woman arrives in Canada

Ottawa: The young Saudi woman who has been granted asylum after fleeing from her reported abusive family arrived in Canada's…

Saudi girl fleeing from family, granted asylum in Canada

Bangkok: An 18-year-old Saudi girl, Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, who fled from her family in Kuwait to Thailand, has been granted…

Canada to welcome over 1 mn new immigrants

Ottawa: Canada's Parliament has announced plans to add more than one million new permanent residents in the next three years,…

PM Modi holds talks with ex-Canadian PM Stephen Harper

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Tuesday on the sidelines of…

Drop in oil exports pushes up Canada trade deficit

Ottawa: Canada's trade deficit with the world widened to Can$2.1 billion (US$1.6 billion) in November, as exports fell for a…

Canada jobless rate unchanged at 5.6 percent

Ottawa: The Canadian economy generated 9,300 new jobs in December while the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.6 percent, a…

There is a lesson to be learnt from Kader Khan’s death: Shatrughan Sinha

Mumbai: After the demise of veteran actor-comedian Kader Khan in Canada, actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha has urged everyone to take better…

Kader Khan, veteran actor, dies at 81

Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor, Kader Khan died after a prolonged illness at a hospital in Toronto in Canada, a family…

China releases detained Canadian national

Beijing: China has released the detained Canadian national, spokesman for Global Affairs Canada Richard Walker informed on Sunday. Sarah McIver…

Veteran actor Kader Khan critical

MUMBAI: Veteran actor Kader Khan has been admitted to hospital overseas and is reportedly critical. According to a report in…

H1B Visa effect: Indians opting for Canadian Citizenship after US slams its doors

Mumbai: While United States president Trump is imposing strict regulations on visas and immigration to keep Indians away from the…

‘Detention of third Canadian not linked with arrest of Huawei CFO’

Ottawa [Canada]: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that detention of a third Canadian citizen by the Chinese authorities…