Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Tag Archives: Canada

Mystery shrouds death of Canadian billionaire couple

TORONTO: Mystery has shrouded the unexplained deaths of an enormously wealthy Canadian couple, who gave away much of their fortune from a generic drug business. The bodies of the couple, Barry and Honey Sherman, were found Friday inside their mansion in an upscale neighbourhood of northern Toronto. Aside from describing ...

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Sadiq Khan: London and Mumbai have similar personalities

MUMBAI/LONDON: The similar personalities of London and Mumbai should pave the way for greater interaction between the two cities, their first ethnic minority mayor, Sadiq Khan, said in the city. Khan proposed stronger ties in trade, films production and filming, improving air quality, and tackling climate change. “London and Mumbai ...

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Gomez’s family unsure of Bieber romance

LONDON: Selena Gomez’s family are reportedly ‘still getting comfortable’ with the idea of her rekindling her romance with Justin Bieber. The 25-year-old singer and the ‘Sorry’ musician recently decided to give their relationship another try after having ended their five-year on/off romance in 2015, and although the pair seem happier ...

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Toys ‘R’ Us files for bankruptcy ahead of holiday season

NEW YORK: Toys ‘R’ Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, filed for bankruptcy protection late Monday, the latest sign of turmoil in the retail industry that is caught in a viselike grip of online shopping and discount chains. The Chapter 11 filing is among the largest ever by ...

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PM Theresa May visits Canada for post-Brexit trade talks

Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to Canada on Monday to discuss plans for a post-Brexit trade deal. She said the two countries held “shared values” ahead of meeting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The trip comes ahead of a deal between Canada and the EU, the Comprehensive Economic and ...

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Canada deports hundreds to warn-torn countries

CANADA has deported hundreds of people to countries designated too dangerous for civilians, with more than half of those people being sent back to Iraq, according to government data obtained by Reuters. The spike in deportations comes as Canada faces a record number of migrants and is on track to have the most ...

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Rohingya women, children drown while fleeing Myanmar violence

LONDON: Dozens of Rohingya women and children desperate to flee the violence in Myanmar are drowning while attempting to escape to Bangladesh by boat. A Bangladeshi border guard, who asked not to be identified, told, guards had retrieved eight bodies on the Bangladeshi side of the Naf River on Wednesday ...

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