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Canada’s Trudeau to unveil plan to address coronavirus outbreak, revi...

09 September, 2020 11:46 am 11:46 am

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will unveil on Wednesday what he says is a far-reaching plan to help the economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic while ensuring efforts to fight the outbreak do not falter. Trudeau, who has consistently vowed to do more to combat climate change, is paring down talk of … Read More


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Canada refuses to release emails with US over Huawei exec’s arrest

08 August, 2020 9:15 am 9:15 am

VANCOUVER (Reuters) – Canada has released as much information as it legally can about the arrest of Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, the government’s lawyers said on Monday, as she sought more confidential documents relating to her 2018 detention. Meng, 48, was arrested in December 2018 at Vancouver International Airport on a U.S. warrant … Read More


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Russia trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine data, say UK, US and Canada

07 July, 2020 8:30 am 8:30 am

LONDON/OTTAWA (Reuters) – Hackers backed by the Russian state are trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine and treatment research from academic and pharmaceutical institutions around the world, Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said. A co-ordinated statement from Britain, the United States and Canada attributed the attacks to group APT29, also known as Cozy Bear, which … Read More


Russia trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine data, say UK, US and Canada

07 July, 2020 4:55 pm 4:55 pm

LONDON/OTTAWA (Reuters) – Hackers backed by the Russian state are trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine and treatment research from academic and pharmaceutical institutions around the world, Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said on Thursday. A co-ordinated statement from Britain, the United States and Canada attributed the attacks to group APT29, also known as ‘Cozy … Read More


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Police hunt for motive as Canada’s worst mass shooting death toll ris...

04 April, 2020 8:40 am 8:40 am

(Reuters) – Canadian police had yet to determine a motive for the country’s worst mass shooting, as the death toll from the carnage in Nova Scotia over the weekend climbed to 23 from 19, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said on Tuesday. The shooting rampage has rattled rural communities in the Atlantic province, as … Read More


Tokyo, 2020 Games, delay, looms, Canada, Australia, quit

Tokyo 2020 Games delay looms as Canada, Australia quit

03 March, 2020 8:10 pm 8:10 pm

TORONTO/TOKYO (Reuters) – Major sporting nations Australia and Canada quit the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Monday as organisers faced global pressure to postpone the Games due to the coronavirus crisis for the first time in their 124-year modern history. Putting back the July 24-Aug. 9 event, as is looking inevitable, would be a massive blow … Read More


Trump says he will invoke wartime act to fight ‘enemy’ coronavi...

03 March, 2020 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump moved on Wednesday to accelerate production of desperately needed medical equipment to battle the coronavirus pandemic and said an estimate that US unemployment could conceivably reach 20 percent was a worst case scenario. Scrambling to address the virus after initially down playing it, Trump said he is invoking … Read More


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Canada’s Trudeau self-isolates as wife is tested for coronavirus

03 March, 2020 9:15 pm 9:15 pm

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie are in self-isolation after she came down with flu-like symptoms and was tested for the new coronavirus, according to an official statement on Thursday. The 48-year-old Liberal leader is exhibiting no symptoms and will continue to work from home until the results of … Read More


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Kabbadi World Cup 2020: Canada beat Azerbaijan

02 February, 2020 9:23 pm 9:23 pm

FAISALABAD (92 News) – Canada on Wednesday beat Azerbaijan by 40 to 31 points in a match during Kabbadi World Cup 2020 in Faisalabad. The stadium was completely filled with spectators. Canada, Iran and England were the winners of the three matches today. The international players were encouraged due to the enthusiasm of the fans. … Read More


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Grammy winner Cara bags most nominations in Canada’s 2020 Juno Awards

01 January, 2020 9:13 am 9:13 am

TORONTO (Reuters) – Grammy award-winning artist Alessia Cara picked up six nominations for the 49th annual Juno Awards, celebrating Canadian music, with stars including Shawn Mendes, Bryan Adams and Sum 41 among those also nominated on Tuesday. Cara, a singer-songwriter from Brampton, Ontario, was nominated for the most awards this year, including album of the … Read More


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Djokovic sets up Federer showdown with Raonic rout

01 January, 2020 8:21 pm 8:21 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Defending champion Novak Djokovic set up a semi-final showdown with ‘Big Three’ rival Roger Federer at the Australian Open on Tuesday with a thumping 6-4 6-3 7-6(1) victory over Canada’s hapless Milos Raonic. Federer saved seven match points in a five-set thriller with American battler Tennys Sandgren only hours before but there … Read More


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China virus death toll passes 100 as US, Canada issue travel warning

01 January, 2020 9:30 am 9:30 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The US warned against travel to China on Monday and Canada issued a more narrow travel warning as the death toll from the spreading coronavirus passed 100, with tens of millions stranded during the biggest holiday of the year and global markets rattled. Global stocks fell, oil prices hit three-month lows, and … Read More


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Canada’s Trudeau says he wants full investigation into plane crash

01 January, 2020 5:10 pm 5:10 pm

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, responding to Iran’s statement that a missile shot down a Ukrainian airliner this week, said on Saturday that his government sought a full investigation and full cooperation from the Iranian authorities. All 176 people on board, including 57 Canadians, were killed in Wednesday’s crash after take-off from … Read More


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Prince Harry, Meghan say ‘thank you’ to Canada after holiday

01 January, 2020 11:59 pm 11:59 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan visited Canada House in London on Tuesday to thank the High Commissioner for the hospitality they received during their Christmas holiday. The royal couple met Canada’s High Commissioner to the UK, Janice Charette, and toured the Canada Gallery inside the Commission which is staging a … Read More


Raising voter fears helped Trudeau to victory in Canada

10 October, 2019 9:54 pm 9:54 pm

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pulled off a second consecutive election win on Monday with a late change in tactics designed to scare progressive voters who showed signs of abandoning Liberal candidates, four Liberal campaign sources said. As polls indicated he could lose, Trudeau ditched his “sunny ways” persona that had swept … Read More