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Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou released on bail in Canada

Wednesday, December 12th 2018, 0:00
related countries: China China

A Canadian court releases Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou on bail, as the US seeks her extradition.
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Michael Kovrig: Canadian ex-diplomat 'held in China'

Tuesday, December 11th 2018, 20:42
related countries: China China

Reports of Michael Kovrig's arrest come days after a top Huawei executive was detained in Canada.
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Huawei: The life of Chinese tech heiress Meng Wanzhou

Tuesday, December 11th 2018, 0:07
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada for allegedly breaking US sanctions against Iran.
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Huawei arrest: China demands Canada free Meng Wanzhou

Saturday, December 8th 2018, 14:42
related countries: China China, United States United States

The foreign ministry demands Canada release CFO Meng Wanzhou, who faces fraud charges in the US.
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Huawei arrest: Justin Trudeau denies political motivation

Friday, December 7th 2018, 4:04
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

Canada's PM gives his first response after the arrest of a Chinese executive that angered Beijing.
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Huawei arrest: China demands release of Meng Wanzhou

Thursday, December 6th 2018, 19:00
related countries: China China, United States United States

The telecoms giant's chief financial officer is being held in Canada and faces possible US extradition.
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Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou arrested in Canada

Thursday, December 6th 2018, 8:03
related countries: United States United States

The US seeks the extradition of chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, daughter of Huawei's founder.
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Surrogate mothers: 'I gave birth but it’s not my baby'

Tuesday, December 4th 2018, 10:48

Canada has become a hot destination for parents-to-be looking for 'altruistic surrogates' - women who give birth to babies they are not genetically related to and only charge expenses.
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'Awe-inspiring' cave discovered in Canada's wilderness

Monday, December 3rd 2018, 21:56

Researchers say the dimensions of 'Sarlacc's Pit' are unprecedented in Canadian caving history.
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Michelle Obama's memoir Becoming breaks sales record in 15 days

Friday, November 30th 2018, 21:46
related countries: United States United States

Michelle Obama's memoir sells more than two million copies in the US and Canada within two weeks.
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Syrian on 'sound and smell of freedom' after months in airport

Thursday, November 29th 2018, 17:34
related countries: Syria Syria

Syrian Hassan al-Kontar had not been outside for nine months - but now has a new home in Canada.
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Margaret Atwood to write Handmaid's Tale sequel inspired by modern America

Wednesday, November 28th 2018, 15:22

The Canadian author says it will be inspired by the state of "the world we've been living in".
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Syrian man stranded in Malaysia airport coming to Canada

Monday, November 26th 2018, 19:51
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, Syria Syria
related places: Kuala Lumpur

Hassan al-Kontor, who spent months living in Kuala Lumpur airport, is going to Canada as a refugee.
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Jackie Chan's daughter confirms marriage to Canadian girlfriend

Monday, November 26th 2018, 13:18

The film star's estranged daughter Etta Ng, 19, says she has married her Canadian partner.
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Trans Mountain: The billion-dollar oil pipeline Canadians own and can’t build

Monday, November 26th 2018, 2:12

Canada bought the pipeline despite fierce opposition to a project that would triple its capacity.
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Erik Guay: Canadian skier retires after team-mate breaks leg in crash

Friday, November 23rd 2018, 8:08

Canadian skier Erik Guay announces his immediate retirement after watching a team-mate's season end in a training crash.
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Guido Amsel: Canadian mail bomber gets life in prison

Thursday, November 22nd 2018, 20:35
related places: Winnipeg

Guido Amsel sent bombs to several businesses and placed a device at his ex-wife's home in Winnipeg.
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A woman who makes pies look like paintings

Wednesday, November 21st 2018, 17:06

Canadian Jessica Clark-Bojin bakes the portraits of pop culture characters directly on to her desserts.
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E. coli outbreak: Romaine lettuce probed in US and Canada

Tuesday, November 20th 2018, 22:36
related countries: United States United States

At least 50 people in the US and Canada have been infected, health officials say.
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'Drunk' Canadian curlers kicked out of tournament final

Tuesday, November 20th 2018, 12:15

Olympic gold medallist Ryan Fry and three team mates were forced out after opponents complained.
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St Michaels: Alleged gang sex assault shocks Canada

Monday, November 19th 2018, 20:45

The alleged gang sexual assault with a weapon took place on a classmate at a Canadian private school.
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Why is Canada running out of marijuana?

Thursday, November 15th 2018, 20:56

Supply problems in the month-old legal cannabis industry could last well into next year.
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Calgary votes against Winter Olympics bid

Wednesday, November 14th 2018, 9:16

More than 56% of residents in the Canadian city reject the idea amid high turnout.
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Refugee family arrives in Canada just in time for snow

Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 18:34
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea, Sudan Sudan

The Eritrean family have just arrived in Canada from a refugee camp in Sudan.
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Jamal Khashoggi murder: Canadian intelligence 'has heard tape'

Monday, November 12th 2018, 20:56
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Canada's prime minister says it has listened to a purported recording of the Saudi writer's killing.
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Asia Bibi: Canada in talks with Pakistan over asylum

Monday, November 12th 2018, 16:54
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Canada is one of several nations that has offered the Pakistani Christian woman potential asylum.
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Douglas Rain: Actor who voiced Hal in 2001: A Space Odyssey dies

Monday, November 12th 2018, 10:33
related countries: Isle of Man Isle of Man

Canadian actor Douglas Rain voiced the chilling computer in the landmark sci-fi film.
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Silver Cross Mother: Parent of soldier who died by suicide gets Canada honour

Friday, November 9th 2018, 22:35

Anita Cenerini fought for years to have her son's death recognised as linked to his active duty.
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Guyana plane crash: Six injured on Fly Jamaica flight

Friday, November 9th 2018, 15:17

The Canada-bound Fly Jamaica flight began experiencing problems shortly after take-off.
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Keystone XL Pipeline: US judge orders halt on construction

Friday, November 9th 2018, 14:57
related countries: United States United States

Trump administration "discarded" facts about climate change when it approved the Keystone XL, says judge.
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Man kicked off Canada plane over 'sleeping pill'

Friday, November 2nd 2018, 22:06

Stephen Bennett says he was sleeping before takeoff and crew thought he could be unfit to fly.
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Indian Relay rallies Canada's First Nation communities

Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 20:07
related countries: India India

As if horse racing was not dangerous enough, these Canadian Indian riders also have no saddles.
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Father of 'Jihadi Jack' asks Canada to help bring son home

Tuesday, October 30th 2018, 22:46
related countries: Syria Syria

John Letts is urging Canada to bring home his son and other Canadians detained in Kurdish-held Syria.
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Canadian mother reunited with kidnapped son after 31 years

Monday, October 29th 2018, 19:40
related countries: United States United States

Jermaine Allan Mann was allegedly abducted by his father as a toddler and was found living in the US.
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Canadian rapper Jon James falls to his death in music video stunt

Wednesday, October 24th 2018, 15:49

Jon James, 34, fell from the aircraft's wing after walking to the edge while shooting a music video.
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Cannabis in Canada: Shortages, fines and Girl Guide cookies

Friday, October 19th 2018, 3:49

Elation is mixed with disappointment, as retailers quickly sell out and turn away customers.
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Cannabis in Canada: How it went down on Legalisation Day

Thursday, October 18th 2018, 3:53

Cannabis-users celebrated across Canada on the first day of marijuana legalisation in the country.
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Tuesday, October 16th 2018, 20:09

As cannabis becomes legal, 500,000 people with possession convictions want their records expunged.
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Bryan Adams concert photograph shows off Delhi pollution

Monday, October 15th 2018, 16:05
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

The Canadian singer-songwriter shares an image of his "ghost" cast over an Indian concert crowd.
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Cannabis in Canada: Who wins and who loses under new law

Sunday, October 14th 2018, 23:42
related countries: Uruguay Uruguay

Uruguay did it first, now Canada. Who will benefit from the new law change?
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Canada cannabis legalisation: ‘We know the world is watching’

Sunday, October 14th 2018, 1:27

Four "ganjapreneurs" in Canada give their take on legalised cannabis.
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Deciem founder Brandon Truaxe loses job on judge's order

Friday, October 12th 2018, 22:47

Brandon Truaxe is stripped of his job at the skincare company after months of erratic online behaviour.
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These goats work for the government

Tuesday, October 2nd 2018, 20:57
related places: Edmonton

Edmonton in Canada has enlisted herds of goats in an effort to rid the city of noxious weeds in parks.
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Donald Trump says new trade deal is 'most important ever'

Monday, October 1st 2018, 18:15
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

US president says a new trading deal with Canada and Mexico to replace Nafta is 'truly historic'.
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US and Canada reach new trade deal to replace Nafta

Monday, October 1st 2018, 14:53
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

The new USMCA covers more than a trillion dollars in trade between the US, Canada and Mexico.
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Nafta: Donald Trump says US 'not getting along' with Canada

Wednesday, September 26th 2018, 22:55
related countries: United States United States

Donald Trump took aim at Canadian tariffs, its foreign minister and Nafta at a UN news conference.
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Canadian politician says a family can eat on $75 a week

Friday, September 21st 2018, 22:30
related places: Quebec

Quebec's Liberal leader is pilloried for his awry estimate on working families' grocery budgets.
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