Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Tag Archives: Canada

Toronto Man Faces 23 Charges After Van Attack Leaves 10 Dead

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Police on the scene after a van plowed into pedestrians in Toronto on April 23, 2018.  – Photographer: Cole Burston/Getty Images  TORONTO: A van struck and killed 10 pedestrians Monday afternoon in north Toronto and the driver fled the scene, Canadian police said. Fifteen others were injured in the incident. ...

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Justin Trudeau’s India visit overshadowed

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NEW DELHI: Justin Trudeau’s state visit to India has been overshadowed by revelations that a businessman convicted of trying to assassinate an Indian minister in the 1980s was invited to several official events. The week-long tour of the subcontinent has been dogged by suggestions the Canadian prime minister is being ...

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Trudeau snubbed by Modi on his India visit

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NEW DEHLI: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in India on a week-long visit but the Indian leader Narendra Modi is not with him. Contrary to what has been the practice of Indian PM of welcoming important foreign leaders at the airport, receiving minister was State Minister Agriculture Ganjendra Singh, ...

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Trudeau begins India trip with Taj Mahal visit

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AGRA: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday toured the Taj Mahal with his wife and children as he began a week-long visit to promote trade and investment with India. Trudeau , his wife Sophie Gregoire and their three children posed for a family portrait before marvelling at the legendary marble ...

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Canada orders review of deal to sell helicopters to Philippines

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Just one day after signing a $233 million agreement to sell 16 helicopters to the Philippines , the Canadian government on Wednesday ordered a review of the deal amid concerns the aircraft could be used to fight rebels. Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said that the deal – formally signed on ...

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England U19s hit record score in win over Canada

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AUCKLAND: England made light work of Canada to round off the group stages of the ICC Under-19 World Cup with another victory and set up a quarter-final with Australia. Captain Harry Brook lost the toss for the third game in a row – the only thing he’s getting wrong at ...

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Girl attacked twice by man who cut her hijab in Toronto

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LONDON, CANADA: According to Toronto Star, 11-year-old Khawlah Noman says she was walking to school with her younger brother when the man approached and cut her hijab . Police say they are treating the attack as a hate crime. They are seeking one suspect described as an Asian man in ...

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Sikh groups ban entry of Indian officials to Gurdwaras worldwide

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LONDON: After the United Kingdom and Canada, 96 gurdwaras in the United States have banned the entry of Indian officials. The decision was made and announced by the Sikh Coordination Committee East Coast and the American Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. The Indian government authorities are deeply troubled by worldwide restrictions on ...

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ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup opens in New Zealand

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WELLINGTON: The ICC Under-19 Cricket World 2018 Cup officially got underway in style at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch, New Zealand on Sunday with an impressive ceremony showcasing New Zealand’s culture. According to a media release of the ICC, the ceremony was attended by representatives of all the 16 participating ...

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