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Chinese student Wangzhen Lu kidnapped in Canadian car park

Monday, March 25th 2019, 11:26
related countries: China China

Police say there was a "significant" level of violence involved. The motive remains unknown.
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SNC-Lavalin affair: Five quotes that sum up the Trudeau crisis

Sunday, March 24th 2019, 0:24

The Canadian prime minister has been struggling to contain a political crisis for more than a month.
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Justin Trudeau apologises for eating chocolate during vote

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 20:46

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was caught eating a chocolate bar during a vote in parliament.
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Explaining the Trudeau crisis to a Trump reporter

Sunday, March 10th 2019, 0:27
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump, Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing a political crisis. But would it move the needle in the US?
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Canada's Trudeau admits 'erosion of trust' in SNC-Lavalin case

Thursday, March 7th 2019, 19:55

The prime minister says there was no political interference in the prosecution of an engineering firm.
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Canadian PM Trudeau heckled at climate change address

Tuesday, March 5th 2019, 8:04

The Canadian prime minister was interrupted several times, but the hecklers' motives are unclear.
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China accuses detained Canadians of spying

Monday, March 4th 2019, 17:31

The two were arrested after senior Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was detained in Canada.
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Huawei's Meng Wanzhou sues Canada authorities over arrest

Monday, March 4th 2019, 12:38

The chief financial officer of the tech giant says Canadian authorities violated her civil rights.
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Gateway Moon station: Canada joins Nasa space project

Saturday, March 2nd 2019, 12:15

PM Trudeau announces $1.4bn (£1.2bn) for a Nasa space station to help land humans on the Moon.
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Meng Wanzhou: Huawei chief executive can be extradited, Canada says

Saturday, March 2nd 2019, 9:50
related countries: United States United States

Canada begins the process to extradite Meng Wanzhou to the US, but a court has the final decision.
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Jonathan-Ismael Diaby: Does ice hockey have a racism problem?

Friday, March 1st 2019, 19:01

Canada prides itself on two things: diversity and hockey. But the two don't always go hand in hand.
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Trudeau and Wilson-Raybould: The scandal that could unseat Canada's PM

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 21:41

The Canadian leader is accused of pressuring his ex-attorney general to cut a deal with a company facing corruption charges
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Strong winds cause 'ice wave' in Fort Erie, Canada

Monday, February 25th 2019, 21:51
related places: Fort Erie

Police capture video of huge ice chunks flowing over a retaining wall along the Niagara River.
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Canada pipeline 'benefits outweigh costs'

Friday, February 22nd 2019, 19:56

Canada's energy regulator says the project's economic benefits justify the environmental impacts.
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Canada seeks to bring in family of Syrian refugee after children die in fire

Thursday, February 21st 2019, 19:26
related countries: Syria Syria

The Barho family came to Canada as refugees in 2017. All seven children died in a recent house fire.
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Police confirm seven children dead in a house fire in Halifax

Tuesday, February 19th 2019, 22:28
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Halifax

The seven children and their parents had arrived in Canada in 2017 as Syrian refugees.
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Canadian girl found dead as police alert sparks complaints

Friday, February 15th 2019, 22:04

Canada police rebuke people who complained of intrusive alerts which led to the girl's father's arrest.
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Vodka firm loses valuable iceberg water in apparent heist

Friday, February 15th 2019, 17:32

Canadian police are investigating who took 30,000 of litres of iceberg water from the distiller.
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Jody Wilson-Raybould: Three ways this could be a problem for Trudeau

Thursday, February 14th 2019, 23:34

Allegations of political interference have turned into a major headache for the Canadian PM.
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Canada teacher guilty of voyeurism for filming students' cleavage

Thursday, February 14th 2019, 20:02

Canada's top court reversed the acquittal of a teacher who took pictures of his students' cleavage.
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Who controls Canada's indigenous lands?

Sunday, February 10th 2019, 0:41

A proposed gas pipeline has divided opinion among Canada's indigenous peoples.
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Diplomats sue Canada government over mystery illness in Cuba

Thursday, February 7th 2019, 9:12
related countries: Cuba Cuba

The government took too long to evacuate and treat them when they were posted in Cuba, they say.
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Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó backed by Lima Group

Tuesday, February 5th 2019, 4:47
related countries: Peru Peru, United States United States, Venezuela Venezuela

A group of Latin American nations and Canada urge Venezuela's army to support the opposition leader.
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Quadriga: Cryptocurrency exchange founder's death locks $140m

Monday, February 4th 2019, 21:45

Court documents say Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Quadriga cannot access or secure the coins.
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Woman accused of buying winning lotto ticket with stolen credit card

Friday, February 1st 2019, 19:01

The C$50,000 ticket will not be paid out and will be used for future prizes, Canadian officials say.
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Canadian tourist rape: Paris police jailed for seven years

Thursday, January 31st 2019, 19:44
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Two officers are convicted of carrying out the attack at a Paris police headquarters.
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Mystery illness sees Canada halve its Cuba embassy staff

Thursday, January 31st 2019, 0:22
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Havana

A 14th employee at Canada's embassy in Havana falls ill, and the country cuts staff there by half.
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Kevin and Julia Garratt on their experience as detainees in China

Tuesday, January 29th 2019, 22:54
related countries: China China

The Canadian missionaries were arrested in 2014 and accused of espionage. Here is their story.
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Bruce McArthur: Canadian landscaper admits eight murders

Tuesday, January 29th 2019, 17:15
related places: Toronto

Bruce McArthur "staged" and photographed his victims, most of whom had links to Toronto's Gay Village.
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Trudeau fires Canada's ambassador to China amid Huawei controversy

Sunday, January 27th 2019, 9:01
related countries: China China
related places: Huawei

Justin Trudeau acted after controversial comments the ambassador made about the Huawei extradition case.
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Canadian honour killing suspects extradited to India

Friday, January 25th 2019, 9:50
related countries: India India

Eighteen years after Jaswinder Sidhu's death, her mother and uncle will stand trial for her murder.
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Huawei executive trapped in gilded cage

Thursday, January 24th 2019, 0:16
related countries: China China
related places: Huawei

The Huawei executive's house arrest offers a rare glimpse into the lives of China's elite in Canada
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A Canadian woman has launched a writing contest for her luxury home

Monday, January 21st 2019, 20:23

Homeowner Alla Wagner has launched a "write a letter, win a house" competition for her Alberta home.
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Australian Open 2019: Alexander Zverev loses to Milos Raonic in fourth round

Monday, January 21st 2019, 6:54
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev, who smashed up his racquet at one point, is knocked out of the Australian Open by Canada's Milos Raonic.
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'Don't mess with Mac': International face-off over moose statues

Friday, January 18th 2019, 20:21
related places: Moose Jaw

Canada's town of Moose Jaw wants to win back the crown of having the world's tallest moose statue.
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Kirk Woodman: Canadian mine worker killed in Burkina Faso

Thursday, January 17th 2019, 19:55
related countries: Burkina Faso Burkina Faso

Kirk Woodman was kidnapped on Tuesday by gunmen from a mine in the northern part of the country.
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Robert Schellenberg case: China accuses Canada of 'double standards'

Tuesday, January 15th 2019, 19:56
related countries: China China

PM Justin Trudeau had accused China of "arbitrary" justice in the case of a Canadian citizen.
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Rahaf Mohammed: Saudi teen's first public statement in Canada

Tuesday, January 15th 2019, 18:32
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Rahaf Mohammed makes her first public statement since arriving in Canada after being granted asylum.
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Canadian's death sentence in China 'horrific', family says

Tuesday, January 15th 2019, 7:47
related countries: China China

The family of a man sentenced to death in China on Monday say their "worst fears" have been realised.
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'Afghan Justin Trudeau': Singer on looking like Canada's PM

Monday, January 14th 2019, 22:29
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Singer Abdul Salam Maftoon's similarity to Canada's PM has caught people's attention on a TV talent show.
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China sentences Canadian man to death for drug smuggling

Monday, January 14th 2019, 19:50

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg's initial 15-year term for drug smuggling was too lenient, a court ruled.
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'Afghan Justin Trudeau' finds fame on TV talent show

Monday, January 14th 2019, 16:14
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Abdul Salam Maftoon's resemblance to Canada's PM Justin Trudeau could help him win a TV talent show.
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US shutdown: Canadian air traffic controllers send pizza to US workers

Monday, January 14th 2019, 9:29
related countries: United States United States

Canadian air traffic controllers send hundreds to US colleagues who are working without pay.
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Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen refugee arrives in Canada

Saturday, January 12th 2019, 18:23
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

A Saudi teenager who fled her family and refused to leave her hotel room has arrived in Canada.
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Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen refugee arrives in Canada

Saturday, January 12th 2019, 15:27
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Rahaf al-Qunun is granted asylum after fleeing her family in a drama that captured world headlines.
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Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen granted asylum in Canada

Friday, January 11th 2019, 20:07
related countries: Thailand Thailand
related places: Bangkok

Rahaf al-Qunun, 18, fled her family after renouncing Islam, and had been stranded at Bangkok airport.
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Stranded seals wreak havoc in Canadian town

Thursday, January 10th 2019, 10:22

Dozens of the animals are blocking traffic and disrupting businesses in a town in Newfoundland.
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