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News: Canada

We have started to collect the most important news related to Canada in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Canada firefighting plane crashes

Sunday, August 1st 2010, 22:08

A water-bomber plane fighting forest fires in western Canada crashes, killing the two pilots and igniting another fire.
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Canada firefighting plane crashes

Sunday, August 1st 2010, 22:08

A water-bomber plane fighting forest fires in western Canada crashes, killing the two pilots and igniting another fire.
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Canada weighs pig killer retrial

Friday, July 30th 2010, 13:35

The Canadian Supreme Court decides whether to grant a new trial to a pig farmer convicted of killing six women.
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'I survived deadly bear attack'

Friday, July 30th 2010, 9:49

A Canadian woman has said she played dead in order to escape from a bear during an attack in Montana that left one man dead.
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'I survived deadly bear attack'

Friday, July 30th 2010, 9:49

A Canadian woman has said she played dead in order to escape from a bear during an attack in Montana that left one man dead.
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Canada jails Iran nuclear suspect

Friday, July 30th 2010, 3:15
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Toronto

The Ontario Court of Justice in Canada sentences a Toronto man to four years in prison for trying to export nuclear-related items to Iran.
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Doomed 1848 ship found in Arctic

Wednesday, July 28th 2010, 20:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Canadian archaeologists locate the wreck of HMS Investigator, a British ship abandoned in the Arctic in the 19th Century.
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Doomed 1848 ship found in Arctic

Wednesday, July 28th 2010, 20:34

Canadian archaeologists locate the wreck of HMS Investigator, a British ship abandoned in the Arctic in the 19th Century.
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US-Canada oil pipe pollutes river

Tuesday, July 27th 2010, 22:49
related countries: United States United States
related places: Michigan

A pipeline carrying oil from the US to Canada spills over 800,000 gallons (3m litres) of oil into a creek which pours into a Michigan river.
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Priest sorry for canine communion

Tuesday, July 27th 2010, 10:57

A priest in Canada has apologised after giving Holy Communion bread to a dog, as an act of welcome to its owner.
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Iran sanctions: Voices of doubt

Tuesday, July 27th 2010, 6:00
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

Tehran has hit back at new sanctions being imposed by the EU and Canada, saying they will only complicate Iran's international relations.
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Pilot escapes from fighter jet crash

Saturday, July 24th 2010, 8:17

A Canadian fighter pilot is recovering after his jet crashed during a practice run at an air show in Alberta.
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Conrad Black told to stay in US

Friday, July 23rd 2010, 19:10

Canadian-born media baron Conrad Black must stay in the US at least until his next court hearing on 16 August.
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G20 'ringleader' held in Canada

Thursday, July 22nd 2010, 3:32
related places: Toronto

Canadian police arrest a 21-year-old Ontario woman, who they allege was a ringleader for trouble and vandalism at Toronto's G20 summit.
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Conrad Black released from prison

Thursday, July 22nd 2010, 2:20
related countries: United States United States

Canadian-born newspaper tycoon Conrad Black is released from a US prison on $2m bail, pending an appeal.
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BP agrees $7bn sale of oil assets

Tuesday, July 20th 2010, 21:34
related countries: Egypt Egypt, Mexico Mexico, United States United States

BP is to sell assets in the US, western Canada and Egypt, in order to part-fund the clean-up cost of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
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Bieber beats Gaga YouTube record

Monday, July 19th 2010, 9:29

The Canadian singer has overtaken Lady Gaga to have the most viewed music video on YouTube.
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Row over Canada fighter jet order

Friday, July 16th 2010, 16:38
related countries: United States United States

Canada's government announces the purchase of 65 new fighter jets in a multi-billion dollar order, sparking a row with the opposition.
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Canada manufacturing sales rise

Thursday, July 15th 2010, 18:05

Canadian manufacturing saw gains in May but other signs add to the impression of a drawn-out economic recovery.
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U2 reschedule US and Canada dates

Wednesday, July 14th 2010, 7:35
related countries: United States United States
related places: Bono, Rock

Rock band U2 reschedule tour dates in the US and Canada postponed when singer Bono had emergency back surgery.
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US and Canada swelter in heatwave

Wednesday, July 7th 2010, 21:18
related countries: United States United States

The eastern US and parts of Canada are in the grip of a heatwave, which is blamed for power cuts and two deaths.
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Fire causes blackouts in Toronto

Tuesday, July 6th 2010, 0:33
related places: Toronto

A fire at a transformer station in Toronto plunges parts of the Canadian city into darkness and delays a state dinner.
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Prank leaves singer Justin Bieber facing tour of North Korea

Monday, July 5th 2010, 12:58
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Justin Bieber tour page is the target of internet pranksters, voting for the Canadian singer to play North Korea.
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No escape yet from 'Swantanamo Bay' for Ottawa's royal swans

Tuesday, June 29th 2010, 11:34
related places: Ottawa

Plans to approve a new winter home royal swans in the Canadian capital in time for a visit by Queen Elizabeth II are delayed.
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G20 agrees deficit cuts by 2013

Monday, June 28th 2010, 11:56

Leaders at the G20 summit in Canada agree the richest members will halve their budget deficits within three years.
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Canada signs India nuclear deal

Monday, June 28th 2010, 8:23
related countries: India India

India and Canada sign an agreement to co-operate in developing civilian nuclear energy.
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G8 condemns Korea warship sinking

Saturday, June 26th 2010, 23:57

Leaders of the G8 industrialised nations condemn North Korea over the sinking of a South Korean warship.
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What have the G8 and G20 achieved?

Friday, June 25th 2010, 12:16

G8 and G20 leaders have concluded their meetings in Canada. What's your reaction to what they have agreed?
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Toronto man held over G20 'plot'

Wednesday, June 23rd 2010, 15:17
related places: Toronto

A man in Toronto is charged with possession of explosives in what police say is an arrest related to a G20 summit in the Canadian city.
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Stolen tiger and camels recovered after Canada appeal

Wednesday, June 23rd 2010, 5:45

Two camels and a tiger stolen last week in Canada as they were being taken on a truck trailer to a zoo are found.
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Canadian zoo appeals for return of stolen tiger and camels

Monday, June 21st 2010, 22:10

A zoo in Canada pleads for the safe return of a Bengal tiger and two camels that were stolen while they were being moved.
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Canada Taser death 'unjustified'

Saturday, June 19th 2010, 19:19
related countries: Poland Poland
related places: Police

Police officers in Canada were not justified in using a taser gun on a Polish immigrant who later died, an inquiry finds.
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Tiger and camels missing after Canada truck theft

Saturday, June 19th 2010, 4:53
related places: Montreal

A tiger and two camels are missing after a truck and a trailer they were travelling in were stolen near Montreal.
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'Errors' led to Air India tragedy

Thursday, June 17th 2010, 19:43

A "cascading series of errors" led to the 1985 bombing of an Air India jet that killed 329 people, an inquiry in Canada concludes.
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Canada Air India report expected

Thursday, June 17th 2010, 10:59

A Canadian commission of inquiry is expected to release a report into the bombing of Air India flight 182 in 1985.
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Schumacher escapes Massa penalty

Sunday, June 13th 2010, 21:01

Mercedes driver Michael Schumacher will not be punished for his part in an incident with Ferrari's Felipe Massa during the Canadian Grand Prix.
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