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Trudeau in Kiev

Monday, July 11th 2016, 10:42
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine
related places: Kiev

As Canada's PM Justin Trudeau visits Ukraine, the BBC's Tom Burridge in Kiev explains the country's very personal relationship with Canada.
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Tragedy and triumph

Sunday, July 10th 2016, 23:09
related countries: Algeria Algeria

How Daniele Henkel escaped Algeria before the start of its civil war, and started a health and beauty business in Canada that made her a multi-millionaire.
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Former Nazi death guard Oberlander in Canada court win

Thursday, July 7th 2016, 22:15

A 92-year-old man who admits being a former Nazi death squad member wins a court case in Canada, fending off efforts to revoke his citizenship.
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Bugs and house prices

Thursday, July 7th 2016, 20:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Interest in moving to Canada has peaked in the UK and the US - but are there any drawbacks to living in the popular country?
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Canadian man fights off black bear with boxing skills

Wednesday, July 6th 2016, 9:17

A Canadian man fights off a 320lb (145kg) black bear with skills he learned from years as a boxer.
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Justin Trudeau joins Canada gay pride march

Monday, July 4th 2016, 7:17
related places: Toronto

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has become the country's first head of government to take part in Toronto's annual gay pride parade.
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Release your inner child

Sunday, July 3rd 2016, 23:14

How Canadian entrepreneur Adam Tichauer set up Camp No Counselors, one of a growing number of summer camps for adults.
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Noisy neighbour

Wednesday, June 29th 2016, 17:20
related countries: Jordan Jordan, United States United States

Despite being an important trade and defence partner, the US tends to ignore Canada. But that's paradoxically because the two get along so well, as Jordan Michael Smith writes.
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Trudeau's Brexit message to youth

Wednesday, June 29th 2016, 11:52

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoken to young people about Brexit and vote differences between old and young people
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Justin Trudeau gets comic book treatment in Marvel tale

Tuesday, June 28th 2016, 20:54

A cartoon depiction of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears on the cover of a new Marvel comic book coming out in August.
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Breastfeeding brides respond to Canada wedding photo

Tuesday, June 28th 2016, 17:13

A Canadian mum has gained internet fame for taking time out of her own wedding to breastfeed her nine-month-old daughter
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Post-Brexit model - Norway or Canada?

Monday, June 27th 2016, 15:59
related countries: Norway Norway, Singapore Singapore, Switzerland Switzerland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Norway, Switzerland, Canada or Singapore? What approach should the UK take to trade deals with the EU and others, once it leaves the European bloc?
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Plane makes South Pole rescue trip

Wednesday, June 22nd 2016, 15:02

A small Canadian plane leaves a South Pole research station after swooping in on a rare medical rescue mission.
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Canada's parliament passes assisted suicide bill

Saturday, June 18th 2016, 3:38

Canada's parliament has passed a contentious bill to allow medically-assisted death for terminally ill people.
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Meat Loaf 'stable' after stage collapse

Friday, June 17th 2016, 15:41
related countries: United States United States

US rock star Meat Loaf is "stable and in good condition" after collapsing on stage during a concert in Canada, representatives say.
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Meat Loaf collapse on stage in Edmonton filmed by fan

Friday, June 17th 2016, 8:49
related countries: United States United States
related places: Edmonton

US rock star Meat Loaf has collapsed on stage during a concert in Canada.
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Canada MPs back gender-neutral changes to national anthem

Thursday, June 16th 2016, 3:57

Canadian MPs vote to change the lyrics of the English language version of the country's national anthem to make it more gender neutral.
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Philippines condemns Abu Sayyaf killing of Canadian Robert Hall

Tuesday, June 14th 2016, 2:55
related countries: Philippines Philippines

The Philippine president condemns the "brutal and senseless" killing of Canadian hostage Robert Hall by Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf.
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Gordie Howe, Canadian ice hockey legend, dies at 88

Friday, June 10th 2016, 15:45
related countries: United States United States

The legendary Canadian ice hockey player, Gordie Howe, known simply as "Mr Hockey", dies at the age of 88.
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VIDEO: Sinkhole swallows car in Ottawa

Wednesday, June 8th 2016, 21:48
related places: Ottawa

Footage from social media shows the moment a car was swallowed by a large sinkhole in Ottawa, Canada.
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Evacuation after huge Ottawa sinkhole

Wednesday, June 8th 2016, 20:37
related places: Ottawa

A sinkhole opened up in downtown Ottawa on Wednesday, prompting a gas leak and forcing evacuation of all nearby businesses.
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Evacuation after huge Ottawa sinkhole

Wednesday, June 8th 2016, 20:37
related places: Ottawa

A sinkhole opened up in downtown Ottawa on Wednesday, prompting a gas leak and forcing evacuation of all nearby businesses.
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VIDEO: Canada has learnt from history's 'black marks'

Tuesday, June 7th 2016, 12:47

Canada's defence minster believes his country has learnt quickly from the "black marks in our history".
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VIDEO: Inventor shows off 'two-minute' hoverboard

Saturday, June 4th 2016, 21:14
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Canadian inventor Alexandru Duru has been showcasing the hoverboard he designed and built to audiences in Paris.
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Fort McMurray residents return home

Wednesday, June 1st 2016, 15:50
related places: Fort McMurray

Some residents of the Canadian city of Fort McMurray are beginning to return home after a raging wildfire that displaced 90,000 people.
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The most Canadian band in the world

Friday, May 27th 2016, 23:00

Are Tragically Hip the most Canadian band in the world?
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Anger over Toronto marijuana shop raids

Friday, May 27th 2016, 17:35
related places: Toronto

Canadian marijuana users decry recent raids on dozens of Toronto shops that sell the drug, calling the operation a waste of police resources.
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VIDEO: Ambassador tackles ceremony protester

Thursday, May 26th 2016, 16:48
related countries: Ireland Ireland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Canadian ambassador to Ireland tackles a protester who tried to disrupt a ceremony to honour British soldiers killed during the 1916 Easter Rising.
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Fort McMurray fire reaches Saskatchewan

Thursday, May 19th 2016, 19:56

The massive Canadian wildfire that displaced thousands of people in Alberta spreads to neighbouring Saskatchewan.
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VIDEO: Trudeau says sorry again for elbowing MP

Thursday, May 19th 2016, 19:46

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologised again for 'manhandling' an opposition MP
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VIDEO: Trudeau apologises over MP 'manhandling'

Thursday, May 19th 2016, 1:48

Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau has apologised after he was accused of "manhandling" a Conservative MP during a House of Commons debate.
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Trudeau accused of 'manhandling' rival

Thursday, May 19th 2016, 0:53

Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau is accused of "manhandling" a Conservative MP as the House of Commons debated an assisted-dying bill.
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Canada oil workers urged to flee blaze

Tuesday, May 17th 2016, 14:36
related places: Fort McMurray

Some 12,000 oil sands workers are urged to leave camps near the Canadian town of Fort McMurray as a resurgent wildfire advances towards them.
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VIDEO: 'Photo albums lost' in Canada fire

Monday, May 16th 2016, 10:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Vancouver

One hundred people have lost their home after a fire engulfed their apartment building near Vancouver in British Columbia.
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VIDEO: Canadian PM visits fire-ravaged town

Saturday, May 14th 2016, 1:56
related places: Fort McMurray

Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has visited Fort McMurray to see the widespread damage caused by wildfire, Rajini Vaidyanathan reports.
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Canada's fire-hit oil plants to restart

Wednesday, May 11th 2016, 10:36
related places: Fort McMurray

Oil sands firms near the Canadian city of Fort McMurray are slowly restarting production after a massive wildfire forced a week-long shut down.
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Canadian wildfire city mostly intact

Tuesday, May 10th 2016, 4:18
related places: Fort McMurray

Some 90% of buildings in the evacuated Canadian city of Fort McMurray survived the massive wildfire, Alberta's provincial premier says.
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VIDEO: First look inside devastated Fort McMurray

Monday, May 9th 2016, 21:51
related places: Fort McMurray

The BBC's Laura Bicker is one of the first journalists allowed back into the Canadian city of Fort McMurray after devastating wildfires there.
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Hopes raised in Canada wildfire battle

Monday, May 9th 2016, 18:51

The battle to contain the wildfires in west-central Canada has reached a turning point, thanks in part to drizzle and favourable winds, say officials.
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Fire 'destroys 20%' of Fort McMurray

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 22:15
related places: Fort McMurray

The MP from Fort McMurray, a Canadian city devastated by a huge wildfire, tells the BBC about 20% of homes there have been destroyed.
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Canada wildfire advance 'slows'

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 19:52

A huge wildfire in the Canadian province of Alberta grew "much more slowly" than expected yesterday, officials say, as much-disrupted evacuations are finished.
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VIDEO: Canada firefighter breaks down on TV

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 13:10

Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta which is growing further and could spill into neighbouring Saskatchewan.
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Canada wildfire threatens new province

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 6:59

A massive, out-of-control wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta is growing rapidly and could spread to neighbouring Saskatchewan, officials say.
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