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Canada bans Zika zone traveller blood donations

The Associated Press Geneva: The Latest on the Zika virus that is spreading through Latin America (all times local): 8:00 p.m. Canadian Blood Services will soon...

Concerns that first spots in parent sponsorship program go to those...

By Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press Ottawa: People seeking to bring parents and grandparents to Canada this year were anxiously checking their credit card statements...

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau belts out a tune at City Hall event...

The Canadian Press OTTAWA: The audience for Martin Luther King Day at Ottawa City Hall got an unexpected bonus Monday when Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau offered an...

Murder accused Harinder Singh Cheema, one of Quebec's most wanted, arrested...

Toronto, July 9 (IANS) An Indian, on the run for over seven years after his wife was found murdered at the couple's home in...

Silent crowd marks Remembrance Day

 The Canadian Press OTTAWA: As the great bell in the nearby Peace Tower tolled 11, a solemn, two-minute silence fell over a crowd of thousands...

RCMP Arrested Suspect Wanted in Numerous Robberies in Multiple Provinces

Grande Prairie, Alberta:  RCMP have arrested a 26 year old male who is the suspect in numerous armed robberies that have taken place in...

Dropping gas prices help cool down Canada’s annual inflation rate

By David Paddon, THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO: Lower prices at the pump helped cool Canada's annual inflation rate to 1.4 per cent last month, down...

Pick and pay TV model could mean less choice, not more,...

By Terry Pedwell THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA: Canadian TV subscribers may be rejoicing as they prepare for Tuesday's launch of new, regulator-mandated basic cable and satellite...

Prab Gill elected lawmaker in Alberta bye-election

By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 23 (IANS) Yet another Indian-Canadian has been elected as a lawmaker in Canada -- this time in Alberta. Prabhjeet (Prab) Gill...

Media freedom not absolute, court told as RCMP seeks reporter’s materials

By Colin Perkel THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO: Forcing a news outlet to turn over materials it used for stories on a suspected terrorist would set a...

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