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How do you reintroduce a herd of bison into the wild?

Tuesday, February 7th 2017, 15:48

A herd of plains bison have been successfully reintroduced to Canada's oldest national park, more than 100 years after they were nearly hunted out of existence.
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Bison return to Banff national park in Canada

Monday, February 6th 2017, 21:18
related places: Banff

The staged reintroduction since the end of last month is going smoothly, officials say.
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Player 'ashamed' after hitting umpire

Monday, February 6th 2017, 0:54

Canada's Denis Shapovalov is "incredibly ashamed" after his default for hitting the umpire with a ball in the Davis Cup.
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Rob Stewart: Missing Canadian film-maker's body found in Florida

Saturday, February 4th 2017, 10:58
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

Acclaimed Canadian film-maker Rob Stewart disappeared on a dive off the coast of Florida.
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Quebec mosque attack: Fox News deletes tweet after Canada complains

Wednesday, February 1st 2017, 1:28
related countries: United States United States

Justin Trudeau's office said the US broadcaster was perpetuating fear with its tweet about the attack.
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Quebec mosque attack: Student Alexandre Bissonnette charged

Tuesday, January 31st 2017, 16:13

The political science student, 27, is known for his far-right views, refugee advocates say.
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Quebec mosque shooting: Trudeau condemns 'terrorist attack'

Monday, January 30th 2017, 22:14
related places: Quebec

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has condemned a deadly attack on a Quebec mosque.
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Quebec City mosque shooting: Six killed, eight wounded

Monday, January 30th 2017, 13:36

Shots were fired at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre late on Sunday, with two suspects arrested.
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Six killed and eight injured in Canada mosque attack

Monday, January 30th 2017, 10:07

Two suspects have been arrested after a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, which is being treated as a terror attack.
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Uncovering the secrets of North America's largest diamond

Friday, January 27th 2017, 3:26

Canada has unearthed the biggest diamond ever found in North America - the Foxfire.
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Trump says Nafta 'renegotiations' with Mexico and Canada to start

Sunday, January 22nd 2017, 20:36
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

Mr Trump bitterly criticised the North American Free Trade Agreement on the campaign trail.
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Kevin O'Leary: Shark Tank star launches Tory leadership bid

Wednesday, January 18th 2017, 19:58

Canadian businessman Kevin O'Leary has been toying with the idea of running for months.
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Canadian couple shocked as ‘micro-pig’ grows into 670lb giant

Tuesday, January 17th 2017, 20:39
related places: Esther

A Canadian couple are shocked to find Esther the ‘micro-pig’ has grown into a 670lb giant
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Justin Trudeau's vacation with Aga Khan under investigation

Tuesday, January 17th 2017, 5:12
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas

Probe into Canada PM's winter vacation on billionaire Aga Khan's private island in the Bahamas.
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‘We lost everything’

Monday, January 16th 2017, 0:46

Canadian businessman Serge Godin saw his father's business burn down when he was a teenager. That inspired him to build a company that now turns over C$10bn a year.
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Mogadishu to Ottawa

Saturday, January 14th 2017, 0:19
related countries: Somalia Somalia
related places: Mogadishu, Toronto

One man's journey from Mogadishu to Toronto and Parliament Hill.
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Trudeau reaffirms support for immigration and Canadian Muslims

Friday, January 13th 2017, 19:39
related countries: United States United States

Speaking about the difference between US and Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau strongly reaffirms his support for feminism, immigration and Muslim nationals.
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One man, 200 refugees

Monday, January 9th 2017, 1:00

One Canadian businessman decided he could do more for desperate Syrians fleeing their war-torn country, so he bankrolled an entire town's resettlement effort.
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Canadian 'detained in Turkey for allegedly insulting Erdogan'

Friday, January 6th 2017, 7:27
related countries: Turkey Turkey

A Canadian dual national is reportedly detained in Turkey for allegedly insulting the president.
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Canada lottery jackpot won with numbers from a dream

Thursday, January 5th 2017, 0:25

A Canadian woman whose lottery numbers came to her in a dream 30 years ago wins the jackpot.
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Montreal restaurant Marche Ferdous warms hearts with free meals policy

Wednesday, January 4th 2017, 15:09

A Canadian restaurant wins thousands of fans after quietly giving away meals to the poor and hungry.
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Drunk pilot arrested in Canadian cockpit before take-off

Sunday, January 1st 2017, 21:36

A pilot who was drunk in the cockpit of an airliner is arrested shortly before take-off in Canada.
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We're awesome, eh?

Saturday, December 31st 2016, 0:43

The past year saw an explosion in Canadian fan culture.
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Project Naming: Adding indigenous names to Canada's history

Monday, December 26th 2016, 1:29

Since 2002, Library and Archives Canada has been trying to identify unknown indigenous people in historical photos.
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Filipino favourite

Friday, December 16th 2016, 0:54
related places: Winnipeg

Hundreds queue in the Canadian winter for Filipino fast food chain Jollibee's opening in Winnipeg.
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Joe Biden: World needs Canada 'very badly'

Friday, December 9th 2016, 17:33
related countries: United States United States
related places: Ottawa

The US vice-president tells an Ottawa audience the world needs "genuine leaders" like Canada PM Justin Trudeau.
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Toronto boy planned attack on massacre anniversary - police

Wednesday, December 7th 2016, 23:32
related places: Montreal

A Canadian teen is charged with planning to attack a school on the anniversary of a Montreal massacre.
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Canada's Justin Trudeau has tearful reunion with Syrian refugee

Tuesday, December 6th 2016, 19:31
related countries: Syria Syria

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wiped away tears at a reunion with a Syrian refugee who he welcomed at Toronto Pearson International airport last year.
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Outrage as 'lock her up' chant hits Canada

Tuesday, December 6th 2016, 18:14
related countries: United States United States

Lawmakers condemn protesters who made US-style "lock her up" chants about unpopular Alberta Premier Rachel Notley.
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On the money

Monday, December 5th 2016, 21:56

The Bank of Canada have released the name of five women who could go on Canada's money. But will anyone recognise them?
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Six generations

Sunday, December 4th 2016, 21:36

Delighted Canadian Vera Sommerfeld, 96, now heads a family with six generations all alive at once.
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Giant lobster bought by Canadian vegan is set free

Wednesday, November 30th 2016, 12:53

Huge lobster thought to be 100 years old is spared the pot thanks to vegan buyer.
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'Nickelback punishment' for drink drivers

Tuesday, November 29th 2016, 16:09

Canadian drink-drivers face a punishment so cruel one person suggested it amounted to torture.
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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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