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Two Italians and a Canadian freed in Libya

Saturday, November 5th 2016, 14:07
related countries: Libya Libya

Three foreign hostages who were kidnapped in Libya in September have been released, officials say.
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Bring back 'he' and 'she'

Friday, November 4th 2016, 23:50

A Canadian university professor has sparked a firestorm by refusing to use alternative gender pronouns
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Canada probes Arctic pinging

Friday, November 4th 2016, 18:48

The Canadian military probes a mysterious Arctic pinging sound, officials tell the BBC.
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Canadian grandmother accused of pirating zombie game

Tuesday, November 1st 2016, 13:21

An 86-year-old woman has denied accusations that she illegally downloaded a shooting video game.
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NHL goalie's 'hell of a game' for cancer-stricken wife

Monday, October 31st 2016, 15:33

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson helps his team to an emotional victory following his wife's diagnosis with cancer.
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Say Boo

Monday, October 31st 2016, 0:59

Halloween-loving teens are banned from trick-or-treating in one small Canadian town
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Trudeau: EU trade deal is 'good news' for Canada

Sunday, October 30th 2016, 15:06

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hails the signing of a long-delayed landmark trade deal between the European Union and Canada.
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Ceta: EU and Canada sign long-delayed free trade deal

Sunday, October 30th 2016, 14:15
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

Canada and the EU sign the long-delayed Ceta free trade deal at a summit in Brussels.
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Canadian nurse charged with eight murders

Tuesday, October 25th 2016, 22:02

A nursing home worker in Ontario is charged with eight counts of murder spanning several years.
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Who are the southern Belgians blocking Ceta?

Tuesday, October 25th 2016, 15:49
related countries: Belgium Belgium

One Belgian region is standing between Europe and Canada's attempts to broker a trade agreement.
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Democracy or dysfunction?

Tuesday, October 25th 2016, 7:29
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The BBC's Chris Morris looks at how failure to sign an EU trade deal with Canada over Belgium's regional objections could affect EU policy-making decisions.
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Ceta talks: EU and Canada hold out hope for trade deal

Monday, October 24th 2016, 22:18
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The European Union and Canada say they remain hopeful for their landmark trade deal Ceta, despite three Belgian regions led by Wallonia blocking it.
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Belgium Walloons block key EU Ceta trade deal with Canada

Monday, October 24th 2016, 18:16

Belgium cannot sign a landmark EU trade deal with Canada, Prime Minister Charles Michel says, because of objections led by its Wallonia region.
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Guns and fries

Monday, October 24th 2016, 17:05
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The regional government of the Belgian region Wallonia is blocking an EU trade deal with Canada - but what do we know about it?
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EU presses Walloons over key Canada trade deal Ceta

Monday, October 24th 2016, 9:06
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The EU battles to rescue the Ceta trade deal with Canada after Belgium's Wallonia region rejected a Monday deadline.
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Building trouble

Sunday, October 23rd 2016, 20:57

Two developments in Canada, one still under development, have been hurt by Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
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Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal

Saturday, October 22nd 2016, 12:51
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The EU Parliament president says he is optimistic that a trade deal between the EU and Canada can be signed despite last-minute obstacles.
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Drone captures rare whale footage

Saturday, October 22nd 2016, 12:27

Canadian scientists use drones to capture rare whale footage in the Arctic.
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'Very sad' Canadian minister on collapse of trade deal

Friday, October 21st 2016, 18:29
related countries: Belgium Belgium

A trade deal between the EU and Canada is on the brink of collapse because a Belgian region with a population of just 3.6 million objects.
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Ceta: EU 'not capable' of signing deal says Canadian minister

Friday, October 21st 2016, 17:07
related countries: Belgium Belgium

A planned trade deal between the EU and Canada is on the brink of collapse after talks between Canada and a Belgian region broke down on Friday.
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Ed Whitlock: The 85-year-old marathon record breaker

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 15:36

Ed Whitlock, 85, is a new world record holder after the English-born Canadian finished the Toronto Waterfront Marathon in under four hours.
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Belgium split over EU-Canada trade deal Ceta

Tuesday, October 18th 2016, 10:51
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Belgium says EU leaders may agree on a major trade deal with Canada if a Belgian region's opposition can be overcome.
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Cleveland Indians win Canada name row before Blue Jays game

Monday, October 17th 2016, 23:55

An Ontario judge dismisses an application that sought to bar the use of the Cleveland Indians baseball team name and logo in the province.
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Rising hate crime

Monday, October 17th 2016, 0:56

A series of recent racist incidents suggest Canada is not immune to the right-wing extremism that is being seen in other western nations.
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French MEP Jose Bove denied entry into Canada

Wednesday, October 12th 2016, 17:54
related countries: France France
related places: Montreal

Jose Bove, a French politician who has opposed a trade deal between Canada and the European Union, is detained in Montreal.
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Fright night

Thursday, October 6th 2016, 21:06
related countries: United States United States

After a wave of "creepy" clowns were spotted across the United States late this summer, the phenomenon seems to have migrated north to Canada. Why does this phenomenon endure?
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Mounties reach multi-million sexual harassment settlement

Thursday, October 6th 2016, 20:43

Royal Canadian Mounted Police have reached a multi-million dollar settlement agreement with female members and civilian staff of the national police force after decades of workplace discrimination, bullying and harassment.
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A big wave from Prince George as royal Canada trip ends

Sunday, October 2nd 2016, 7:34
related places: Cambridge, Prince George

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge say Canada gave their family "happy memories" as their tour of Canada came to an end..
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William and Kate praise Canada for 'happy' family memories

Saturday, October 1st 2016, 23:35
related places: Cambridge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge praise Canada for leaving their family with "happy memories" as their tour of Canada comes to an end.
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William and Kate go fishing in Canada

Saturday, October 1st 2016, 9:22
related places: Cambridge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take part in a fishing trip and a canoe trip to Haida Gwaii during their trip to Canada.
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Winning hearts

Thursday, September 29th 2016, 15:12
related countries: Syria Syria

A picture of a newly-arrived Syrian refugee fixing a bride's broken wedding dress in Canada is winning hearts across the world.
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'Seething fury'

Wednesday, September 28th 2016, 13:20

Canada's First Nations use a royal tour to push for political action on social issues and say there is "seething fury" over the slow course of change.
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William and Kate visit rainforest on Canada tour

Tuesday, September 27th 2016, 9:29
related places: Cambridge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited a rainforest as part of their eight-day tour of Canada.
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Canadian-Iranian academic Homa Hoodfar released by Iran

Monday, September 26th 2016, 16:05
related countries: Iran Iran

Retired Canadian-Iranian lecturer Homa Hoodfar has been released from prison on "humanitarian grounds", Iranian state media report.
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No royal high five for PM Trudeau

Sunday, September 25th 2016, 6:14
related places: Cambridge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Canada for their first royal tour with both of their children.
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EU Commission refuses to revise Canada CETA trade deal

Friday, September 23rd 2016, 12:22

The European Commission says the controversial EU-Canada free trade deal - CETA - cannot be renegotiated, despite much opposition in Europe.
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Thursday, September 22nd 2016, 23:48
related places: Cambridge

The upcoming Canadian tour by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge has Canadians looking , and one of their first engagements over the week-long visit.
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Canada Prince Edward Island schools evacuated after 'hoax'

Wednesday, September 21st 2016, 18:50

All the schools on Canada's Prince Edward Island were evacuated due to a threat that turned out to be a likely hoax, police say.
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Lyse Doucet reunites with Syrian refugee family in Canada

Tuesday, September 20th 2016, 0:00
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Damascus

Lyse Doucet is reunited with a Syrian family she met in Damascus in 2014. The youngest tells Doucet what's changed since her family moved to Canada.
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Two Italians kidnapped in southern Libya

Monday, September 19th 2016, 18:24
related countries: Italy Italy, Libya Libya
related places: Ghat

Two Italians have been kidnapped in Libya, the Italian foreign ministry says.
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Protests in Germany against transatlantic TTIP and CETA trade deals

Saturday, September 17th 2016, 20:22
related countries: Germany Germany, United States United States

Tens of thousands of people protest across Germany against proposed transatlantic trade deals between the EU and the US and Canada.
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WP Kinsella, whose book became 'Field of Dreams', dies at 81

Saturday, September 17th 2016, 7:45

Canadian author WP Kinsella, whose book Shoeless Joe became the hit film Field of Dreams, dies aged 81 in a doctor-assisted death.
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Meat turned into everyday objects

Saturday, September 17th 2016, 0:01

Canadian graphic artist Matija Erceg reimagines animal products as everyday items.
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