Tag archive for ‘Canada’
Ottawa police made at least one arrest following a police operation near the intersection of Hawthorne Avenue and Concord Street Tuesday afternoon.
By admin On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Stunt driving, tax evasion, child abuse among allegations against foreign diplomats living in Canada

A series of reports obtained by CBC since 2014 indicate a spike in incidents of alleged illegal behaviour by diplomats posted to Ottawa. The problems range from traffic offences, More...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, greets NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday May 25, 2017.
By admin On Friday, June 9th, 2017

NATO’s secretary general hopes to see more of Canada following defence plan

The head of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization is expecting Canada to increase its presence on missions now that the Liberal government has promised to spend more on soldiers, More...

Oksana Syroyid, Deputy Speaker of Ukrainian Parliament, was in Ottawa and Washington pressing the case for judicial reform.
By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Ukraine tells Canada, ‘Thank God, we are not alone’ in trying to figure out Trump

Ukrainian politicians have appealed to their Canadian counterparts to help “educate” the Trump administration on the geopolitical importance of their country. It comes More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

EU’s Canada trade deal could be BLOCKED by Emmanuel Macron as he steps up FREXIT rhetoric

FRENCH election hopeful Emmanuel Macron has signalled he’s prepared to block the European Union’s lauded CETA free trade agreement with Canada. Daily Express :: City and Business Feed  More...

French expats wait in line to vote in Montreal, Saturday, April 22, 2017. France goes to the polls on Sunday, April 23, for the first round of the 2017 French presidential election.
By admin On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Expats in Canada, U.S. kick off French presidential election

French overseas territories and French residents in the United States and Canada began voting on Saturday in the country’s presidential election, a day before the main first-round More...

Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland answers questions during a news conference before attending the Liberal cabinet retreat in Calgary, Alta.
By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Canada slaps new round of sanctions on Syria

Canada is imposing additional sanctions on Syria, mounting more pressure on the Assad regime to stop attacks on civilians. CBC | World News  More...

A gay rights activist poses with a rainbow flag demonstrates in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Aug. 2, 2015.
By admin On Sunday, April 16th, 2017

Canada calls for probe into reports of gay men being killed in Chechnya

Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs called the alleged detention and killings of gay and bisexual men in Chechnya “reprehensible,” as LGBT rights groups called More...

CONCACAF and Canadian soccer president Victor Montagliani is expected to announce a joint bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup on Monday.
By admin On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Canada, U.S., Mexico want quick answer on 2026 World Cup bid

The North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup has asked FIFA for a decision in June 2018, two years ahead of schedule. CBC | World News  More...

Sunil Gulati, left, President of the United States Soccer Federation, Decio de Maria, centre, President of the Mexican Football Federation, and Victor Montagliani, President of the Canadian Soccer Association, announced Monday that the three countries will bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
By admin On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Canada, Mexico and U.S announce joint 2026 FIFA World Cup bid

Canada, the United States and Mexico have launched their bid to co-host the 2026 World Cup. The joint bid was announced on Monday atop the Freedom Tower in lower Manhattan by the More...

FILE -In this July 9, 2014 file photo, Alix Tichelman, left, of Folsom, Calif., confers with public defender Diane August during her arraignment in Santa Cruz Superior Court in Santa Cruz, Calif. Tichelman, a prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht, pleaded guilty Tuesday, May 19, 2015, to involuntary manslaughter and administering drugs. A Santa Cruz County Superior Court judge sentenced Tichelman to six years in prison. (AP Photo/Santa Cruz Sentinel, Shmuel Thaler, File)
By admin On Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Prostitute who gave Google exec fatal drug dose deported to Canada

U.S. immigration officials said Friday they were deporting a California prostitute to Canada, after she completed a jail sentence for involuntary manslaughter for giving a fatal More...

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