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Canada's Trudeau apologizes for dressing up in brown face, election chances could suffer

4:38am IST

OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized on Wednesday for wearing brown face make-up in 2001 after an embarrassing picture emerged less than five weeks before an election in which he faces a tough fight. | Video

Canadian PM Trudeau vows to continue campaign amid blackface scandal

2:36am IST

OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to continue his re-election campaign and asked for forgiveness on Thursday after pictures of him in blackface emerged less than five weeks before the national vote.

'Mad Max,' Canada's populist candidate, has a score to settle and it could shape the election

19 Sep 2019

OTTAWA Maxime "Mad Max" Bernier, one of the most right-wing figures ever seen in Canadian federal politics, has a score to settle and nothing to lose - a potent mix that could shape the outcome of next month's national election.

Canadian PM Trudeau's brownface picture scandal deepens as other images emerge

19 Sep 2019

OTTAWA, Sept 19 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's brownface picture scandal deepened on Thursday as other images of him emerged wearing dark make-up only hours after he had apologized for what he characterized as a racist act at a 2001 costume party.

'Mad Max,' Canada's populist candidate, has a score to settle and it could shape the election

19 Sep 2019

OTTAWA Maxime "Mad Max" Bernier, one of the most right-wing figures ever seen in Canadian federal politics, has a score to settle and nothing to lose - a potent mix that could shape the outcome of next month's national election.

Canada's Conservative leader attacks Trudeau - who wasn't present - in first debate

13 Sep 2019

OTTAWA Canada's Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer used the first official debate ahead of next month's election to attack Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who was not present, but struggled to shine against his two other opponents.

The race is on: Canada's campaign features planes, songs and... vasectomies

12 Sep 2019

OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday formally launched a six-week campaign for re-election in which he and his rivals will crisscross the country in planes and on buses to try to win over voters.

Canada's Trudeau to launch formal campaign for Oct. 21 election on Wednesday

11 Sep 2019

OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will formally launch the campaign for an Oct. 21 national election on Wednesday, according to a statement, setting up what opinion polls now indicate will be a tight race.

Pompeo tells Trudeau U.S. focused on release of two Canadians in China

23 Aug 2019

OTTAWA U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canadian men who have been held by China since late last year. | Video

Pompeo tells Trudeau U.S. focused on release of two Canadians in China

23 Aug 2019

OTTAWA U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canadian men who have been held by China since late last year. | Video

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