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Kirk Woodman: Canadian mine worker killed in Burkina Faso

 22:34 17/01/2019

A Canadian mining worker kidnapped earlier this week in the West African nation of Burkina Faso has been killed, Canadian officials confirm.

REUTERS / Ms Mohammed was met at Toronto's airport by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland

Rahaf Mohammed: Saudi teen says women 'treated like slaves'

 22:14 15/01/2019

A Saudi teenager given asylum in Canada after fleeing her family has said the journey was "worth the risk" so she could live a more independent life.

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, an 18-year old Saudi woman who fled alleged abuse from her family to seek asylum, is headed to Canada. (Sakchai Lalit/Associated Press)

Canada will grant asylum to Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse: Trudeau

 10:44 12/01/2019

'We have accepted the UN's request that we grant her asylum,' prime minister says

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Justin Trudeau: Three challenges facing him in 2019

 05:19 04/01/2019

A lot has changed for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau since he swept to power almost four years ago. What hurdles does he face as he heads into another election year?

Michael Kovrig, an employee with the International Crisis Group and former Canadian diplomat appears in this photo provided by the International Crisis Group in Brussels, Belgium, December 11, 2018.

Former Canadian diplomat detained in China: sources

 01:26 13/12/2018

From 2003 to 2016, he worked as a diplomat with stints in Beijing and Hong Kong, among others, according to his profile on LinkedIn

Huawei's Meng Wanzhou is also also known as Sabrina Meng and Cathy Meng. She is the daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei.

Huawei exec's arrest opens a new front in the US-China trade war

 23:37 06/12/2018

Canadian authorities said late Wednesday that Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, had been arrested in Vancouver and that the United States is seeking her extradition.

Reuters / Aly Song (file photo) | People walk past a Huawei sign at the Consumer Electronics Show in Shanghai, China on June 14, 2018.

Canada arrests chief financial officer of China's Huawei

 08:10 06/12/2018

Canadian authorities said Wednesday that they have arrested the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies for possible extradition to the United States.

Netflix says the higher prices are effective immediately for new subscribers, while existing users will be notified by email before their bills rise in the coming weeks. (Matt Rourke/Associated Press)

Basic plan rises a dollar to $9.99 a month

 03:15 30/11/2018

Netflix's standard plan will now cost $3 more

AFP / Khashoggi had gone to the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to obtain a marriage document

Jamal Khashoggi: Canada levels sanctions on 17 Saudi nationals

 03:13 30/11/2018

Canada has imposed sanctions on 17 Saudi nationals allegedly linked to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Police close off William Mooney Road And McGee Side Road in Carp, Ont., after plane crash involving two aircraft. (Krystalle Ramlakhan/CBC)

Small plane crashes after mid-air collision near Kanata

 00:33 05/11/2018

Two aircraft were involved in the incident Sunday morning, police say

The newly legalised drug is proving very popular. Picture: AFPSource:AFP

Canada has already run out of weed

 21:07 19/10/2018

T’S only day two of legal recreational cannabis in Canada, but an overwhelming demand has already created major shortages in parts of the country

The top three provinces where residents 15 and above tried cannabis in the third quarter were Nova Scotia, B.C. and Manitoba. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Nova Scotians lead the country in cannabis consumption, says StatsCan

 06:32 12/10/2018

23 per cent of Nova Scotia residents 15 and over used cannabis in third quarter of this year

The Trudeau government appears to have given up on former governor-general Michaëlle Jean's bid for a second term as secretary-general of the Francophonie. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)

Canada 'won't go to the wall' on Michaëlle Jean's bid for second term at Francophonie

 03:05 10/10/2018

Former governor general faces strong challenge from Rwandan minister

US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau / AFP Image caption Relations between US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have occasionally been fraught

Nafta: US and Canada 'reach new trade deal'

 01:04 01/10/2018

The US and Canada are reported to have reached a deal to reform the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) after last minute negotiations.

Myanmar’s de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi addresses participants during the opening session of the World Economic Forum on ASEAN, in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Sept. 12, 2018.  BULLIT MARQUEZ/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

House of Commons unanimously passes motion to strip Aung San Suu Kyi’s honourary citizenship

 04:29 28/09/2018

Thursday’s Bloc motion reasserted that position, and then stated: “...that the House revokes the honorary Canadian citizenship granted to Aung San Suu Kyi in 2007.”

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is pictured at the United Nations headquarters in New York City last year. Trudeau has said Canada and the world benefits when the country has a seat at the UN Security Council. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press

Canada faces steep odds in battle to join UN Security Council

 02:14 25/09/2018

Rivals Ireland, Norway may have the inside track in the race to reach diplomatic prize

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US trade deal with Mexico smashes NAFTA & puts squeeze on Canada

 22:05 28/08/2018

The preliminary trade agreement between the US and Mexico is putting intense pressure on Canada – the third party of the once-trilateral trade pact which is currently being re-negotiated by US President Donald Trump.

Police and RCMP officers survey the area of a shooting in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Picture: APSource:AP

Canadian shooting leaves four dead

 01:32 11/08/2018

POLICE say four people, including two of their own officers, are dead after a shooting in Canada with one person now in custody.

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Canada's Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland hold a news conference after participating in the NATO Summit in Brussels, Belgium July 12, 2018. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Canada to ask allies to help cool Saudi dispute; U.S. offers no aid

 19:39 08/08/2018

Saudi Arabia has also ordered roughly 15,000 Saudis studying in Canada to leave.

Women walk past a poster of Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud © Faisal Al Nasser / Reuters

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, freezes trade in human rights row

 07:10 06/08/2018

The Saudi Arabian foreign ministry has recalled its ambassador from Canada and given the Canadian ambassador 24 hours to leave the country. Riyadh is also freezing all new trade and investment deals with Canada.

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