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Canada army: Report reveals widespread sexual abuse

Tuesday, November 29th 2016, 11:38

Canada pledges action after a report reveals widespread sexual abuse in the military.
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Justin Trudeau will not attend Fidel Castro's funeral

Monday, November 28th 2016, 21:10

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will not attend Fidel Castro's funeral
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RCAF pilot killed in CF-18 crash near Cold Lake, Alberta

Monday, November 28th 2016, 20:48
related places: Cold Lake

A Royal Canadian Air Force pilot is killed as a CF-18 fighter jet crashes near Cold Lake, Alberta.
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Stunning sand sculptures on Florida beach

Sunday, November 27th 2016, 9:25
related countries: Atlantic Ocean Atlantic Ocean, Singapore Singapore, United States United States
related places: Florida

Artists from the US, Singapore and Canada to take part in this annual sand art competition on the Atlantic Ocean beach.
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Path to legality

Sunday, November 27th 2016, 0:05

Canada moves ahead with plans to legalise recreational pot but marijuana advocates are sceptical.
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Object found off British Columbia coast not missing nuke

Friday, November 25th 2016, 23:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

An object found by a diver was just a piece of machinery, not a missing nuclear bomb, Canada's military says.
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Canada's Marineland faces animal cruelty charges

Friday, November 25th 2016, 22:40

Canada's Marineland amusement park is facing five charges of animal cruelty.
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Polar bear seen petting dog in viral video kills a husky in the same pack

Monday, November 21st 2016, 10:46

The polar bear filmed petting a dog in Canada last week kills another husky in the same pack.
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Confidence and defiance

Monday, November 21st 2016, 0:27

Canadian model Winnie Harlow has become one of the world's most in-demand models, as well as one of the most recognisable.
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Ottawa hate crime attacks investigated

Saturday, November 19th 2016, 20:05

Jewish centres, a mosque and a church are defaced with swastikas and graffiti in Canada's capital.
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'Fart' in parliament: Row blows up in Canada

Saturday, November 19th 2016, 10:07

A Canadian MP is in hot water after she used the word "fart" in parliament, sparking a row.
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Row over Canadian MP's 'fart in the room'

Friday, November 18th 2016, 22:08

From "crook" to "ignoramus", Canada has had its fair share of unparliamentary language.
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Leonard Cohen: Singer died in sleep after fall

Thursday, November 17th 2016, 4:36

Canadian singer Leonard Cohen died in his sleep after a fall during the night, his manager says.
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Canada's new national bird is the gray jay

Thursday, November 17th 2016, 2:11

The diminutive gray jay beat out its more famous feathered friends, such as the Canada goose.
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Justin Trudeau visits Cuba 40 years after father

Wednesday, November 16th 2016, 10:41
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Havana

The Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, is in Havana for the start of a tour of Latin America.
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New Zealand earthquake: Warships head to Kaikoura

Wednesday, November 16th 2016, 10:27
related countries: Aruba Aruba, New Zealand New Zealand, United States United States
related places: Kaikoura

US, Canadian and Australian warships are helping to evacuate and supply aid to earthquake-hit Kaikoura.
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Canadian octogenarian digs his own grave

Tuesday, November 15th 2016, 21:35

An 89-year-old Canadian has made headlines for digging his own grave, despite being in good health.
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Toronto flight evades 'drone' in midair

Monday, November 14th 2016, 20:47
related places: Ottawa, Toronto

A Porter Airlines flight from Ottawa to Toronto nearly hit what is believed to have been a drone.
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Mystery as Canadian houseboat washes up on Irish Beach

Monday, November 14th 2016, 14:47
related countries: Ireland Ireland

A houseboat believed to have been built by an environmentalist in Canada has washed up on an Irish beach.
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Leonard Cohen: Canadian singer dead aged 82

Friday, November 11th 2016, 11:18

Canadian singer, songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen dies at the age of 82.
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Trump victory: Views from Canada border

Friday, November 11th 2016, 2:39
related countries: United States United States
related places: Niagara Falls, Trump, President

At the US-Canada border, tourists at Niagara Falls react to President-elect Trump
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Canada pet shop owner not guilty over python child deaths

Thursday, November 10th 2016, 4:26

A jury in Canada acquits a pet shop owner whose python asphyxiated two young boys in 2013.
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Canada's immigration website crashes during US vote

Wednesday, November 9th 2016, 14:07
related countries: United States United States

Increased traffic causes Canada's immigration website to develop a fault, as Donald Trump takes the White House.
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Is the fertility doctor my father?

Sunday, November 6th 2016, 13:16

A Canadian woman and her parents accuse their fertility doctor of creating her with his own sperm.
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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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