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Germany 4-1 Sweden

Saturday, June 20th 2015, 22:07
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Germany defeat Sweden with an assured display to seal their place in the Women's World Cup quarter-finals in Canada.
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Manitoba apologises for adoptions

Friday, June 19th 2015, 17:30

The Canadian province of Manitoba has apologised to indigenous families for decades of forced adoptions.
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Canada government websites hacked

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 20:36

Multiple Canadian government websites have been brought back online after they went dark for several hours in a hacking attack.
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Canada general sorry for sex remarks

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 16:48

Military sexual assault happens because people are "biologically wired in a certain way", Canada's top military general said on Tuesday.
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Sheeran surprise fan duet in Canada

Monday, June 15th 2015, 16:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British singer Ed Sheeran surprises a young girl in Canada by performing an impromptu duet with her at a shopping mall.
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Nudists challenge Canadian image

Saturday, June 13th 2015, 23:38
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Canadian tourists who stripped on Malaysian mountain defy stereotypes
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The truth about Canada's 'cultural genocide'

Friday, June 12th 2015, 23:43

The truth about a century of abuse and discrimination
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VIDEO: Fans snub World Cup in Montreal

Friday, June 12th 2015, 9:45
related places: Montreal

The 2015 Women's World Cup is under way in Canada - but why are Montreal's football fans staying away?
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Canada Women 0-0 New Zealand Women

Friday, June 12th 2015, 6:49
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

The Women's World Cup match between Canada and New Zealand ends goalless after a delay because of a thunderstorm.
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Germany Women 1-1 Norway Women

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 21:54
related countries: Germany Germany, Norway Norway
related places: Ottawa

Two-time champions Germany are held to a Women's World Cup draw by Norway in Ottawa, Canada.
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Canada loosens medical marijuana law

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 17:16

Medical marijuana users in Canada can legally consume all forms of the drug, the Canadian Supreme Court has ruled.
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France women 1-0 England women

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 19:16
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Moncton

England slip to a 1-0 defeat in their opening Women's World Cup match against France in Moncton.
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Police officer shot dead in Canada

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 16:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Police in Alberta, Canada, say a British-born police officer working for the Edmonton Police force has been shot dead carrying out an arrest.
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Germany Women 10-0 Ivory Coast

Monday, June 8th 2015, 5:18
related places: Ottawa

Germany began their bid to regain the Women's World Cup by putting 10 past Ivory Coast in Ottawa.
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Hamilton 'needed' win after Monaco

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 23:32
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Monaco Monaco

Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton admitted he "needed" victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, after his fourth victory in seven races so far this season.
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Norway Women 4-0 Thailand Women

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 21:55
related countries: Norway Norway, Thailand Thailand
related places: Ottawa

Former champions Norway open their Women's World Cup campaign by thrashing tournament debutants Thailand in Ottawa.
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Hamilton eases to Canada win

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 19:46
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton takes a controlled victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, fending off team-mate Nico Rosberg.
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Canada Women 1-0 China Women

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 6:48
related countries: China China

Christine Sinclair scores a late penalty for hosts Canada as they beat China in the first game of the Women's World Cup.
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Canada is real unknown - Hamilton

Saturday, June 6th 2015, 23:58
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says he is wary of the unpredictable Canadian Grand Prix, which can so often produce unexpected results.
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Hamilton takes Canada pole position

Saturday, June 6th 2015, 18:28
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton wins a private battle for pole position at the Canadian Grand Prix with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
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Hamilton slowest in final practice

Saturday, June 6th 2015, 15:06
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton is slowest of all in an incident-strewn final practice at the Canadian Grand Prix as team-mate Nico Rosberg sets the pace.
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Billion could see Women's World Cup

Friday, June 5th 2015, 22:22

The World Cup could reach up to a billion TV viewers as hosts Canada kick off the biggest staging of the tournament on Saturday.
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Hamilton crashes in Canada rain

Friday, June 5th 2015, 20:19
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton sets the pace and then crashes in a rain-interrupted second practice session at the Canadian Grand Prix.
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Mexico and Canada seek US sanctions

Friday, June 5th 2015, 17:32
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

Mexico and Canada request a meeting with the World Trade Organisation in order to impose sanctions worth $3bn in an ongoing row over meat-labelling.
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Hamilton dominates first practice

Friday, June 5th 2015, 15:53
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton sets the pace as Mercedes dominated the first practice session at the Canadian Grand Prix.
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Canada committed 'cultural genocide'

Wednesday, June 3rd 2015, 22:47

A study has found rules that required Canadian aboriginals to attend state-funded church schools led to abuse and isolation.
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Canada tobacco firms to pay damages

Tuesday, June 2nd 2015, 10:33

A Canadian court orders three tobacco companies to pay C$15.5bn (£8bn, $12bn) - the largest award for damages in the country's history.
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Blatter to attend World Cup final

Tuesday, June 2nd 2015, 6:16

Fifa president Sepp Blatter will attend the Women's World Cup final in Canada despite the crisis engulfing the governing body.
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England beaten in World Cup warm up

Saturday, May 30th 2015, 0:59
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Sophie Schmidt scores a wonderful individual goal as England lose to Canada 1-0 in their final World Cup warm-up game.
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Alleged Nazi criminal dies in Canada

Friday, May 29th 2015, 8:51
related countries: Russia Russia

A suspected Nazi war criminal, Vladimir Katriuk, dies in Canada just weeks after being charged by Russia with war crimes.
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Imax to list China unit in Hong Kong

Friday, May 29th 2015, 6:41
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong

Imax, the Canadian maker of widescreen cinema theatres, is planning an initial public offering (IPO) of its China unit in Hong Kong.
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Canadians face midwife shortages

Sunday, May 24th 2015, 23:15

A Canadian province's dire shortage of midwives
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Canada detains 'IS-bound' youths

Wednesday, May 20th 2015, 5:11
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Syria Syria

Ten youths have been arrested by Canadian police on suspicion of planning to travel to Iraq and Syria to join Islamic State.
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Fourth Indy 500 crash inside a week

Tuesday, May 19th 2015, 7:44

Canadian driver James Hinchcliffe has surgery after a fourth crash in less than a week at the Indianapolis 500.
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VIDEO: Baby born on flight from Canada

Tuesday, May 12th 2015, 23:27
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Ada, Calgary, Tokyo

Ada Guan and Wes Branch were flying from Calgary to Tokyo when Ada went into labour, a big surprise for the couple who had no idea she was pregnant.
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Journalist Fahmy to sue Al-Jazeera

Monday, May 11th 2015, 17:30
related countries: Egypt Egypt, Qatar Qatar

A Canadian Al-Jazeera journalist on trial in Egypt is suing the Qatar-based network for negligence.
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Canada's celebrity curry chef

Sunday, May 10th 2015, 23:30

The celebrity chef who brought posh curries to Canada
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Canada releases ex-Guantanamo inmate

Friday, May 8th 2015, 2:37

A Canadian court releases on bail an ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee after refusing a final effort by the government to keep him imprisoned.
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Margaret Atwood given US honour

Thursday, May 7th 2015, 9:17
related countries: United States United States

Canadian writer Margaret Atwood has been named a foreign honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters
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Canada votes to expand spy powers

Thursday, May 7th 2015, 1:01

Canada's lawmakers back a new Anti-Terror Act, dramatically expanding the powers of the country's spy agency.
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Canada conservatives in shock defeat

Wednesday, May 6th 2015, 17:13

A left-leaning party wins a surprise victory in Alberta, one of Canada's most conservative provinces.
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Avengers film storms US box office

Tuesday, May 5th 2015, 10:32
related countries: United States United States

Avengers: Age of Ultron tops the US and Canada box office with $191.3m (£126.5m) in its opening weekend, but fails to beat the debut of 2012's Avengers film.
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