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Huawei executive says 'concerned' about Canadians held in China

12:36am IST

OTTAWA The Canadian unit of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd sought to distance itself from the actions of the Chinese government on Monday, with a top local executive saying the company is worried about two Canadian men being held by Beijing.

Canada offers C$900 million settlement to victims of sexual misconduct in military

19 Jul 2019

OTTAWA/TORONTO The Canadian government has made a C$900 million cash offer to settle lawsuits by victims of sexual harassment, sexual assault and gender-based discrimination in Canada's military.

Canadian police nab nine suspected members of powerful Mafia clan

19 Jul 2019

OTTAWA/ROME Canadian police on Thursday said they had arrested nine suspected members of a powerful Mafia clan with roots in southern Italy involved in money laundering and illegal gambling in the Toronto area, seizing C$35 million ($26.8 million) in assets, including five Ferraris. | Video

Canada's Trudeau regains momentum in election race after scandal: poll

09 Jul 2019

OTTAWA Canada's Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is regaining momentum after a damaging political scandal and could win a general election scheduled for October, a Nanos Research poll showed on Tuesday.

Canadian businesses have a message ahead of the election: We need immigrant workers

27 Jun 2019

OTTAWA Canadian unemployment is at an all-time low and businesses have a message for politicians ahead of October's national election: We need immigrant workers so do not make the campaign about keeping them out.

CORRECTED-Canadian businesses have a message ahead of the election: We need immigrant workers

27 Jun 2019

OTTAWA, June 25 Canadian unemployment is at an all-time low and businesses have a message for politicians ahead of October's national election: We need immigrant workers so do not make the campaign about keeping them out.

Canada's Trudeau mending fences with Trump as election fight looms

21 Jun 2019

OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will seek to further mend fences when he meets Donald Trump in Washington this week, a year after the U.S. president stormed out of a G7 meeting calling Trudeau "very dishonest and weak." | Video

Canada's Conservative leader unveils climate plan without carbon pricing

20 Jun 2019

OTTAWA Canada's Conservative Party leader unveiled his long-awaited climate and environmental plan on Wednesday that would eliminate the current federal carbon pricing program and focus on promoting green technologies.

Plastic straws and bags no more: Canada aims to clean up its act

11 Jun 2019

OTTAWA Canada plans to ban some single-use plastics like straws, bags and cutlery by early 2021 to reduce non-recyclable waste and protect the world's oceans, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Monday. | Video

Canada elections chief says hackers aim to keep people from voting

06 Jun 2019

OTTAWA Hackers seeking to interfere in Canada's federal election this October want to undermine trust in voting and the democratic process rather than manipulate the result, says Canada's chief electoral officer.

World News

Britain's new leader Johnson vows to get Brexit done

Boris Johnson, the Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by the end of October, will replace Theresa May as prime minister after winning the leadership of the Conservative Party on Tuesday.