U.S. Justice Department in talks with Meng Wanzhou over deal to free...

Ottawa (Canada) December 4: The U.S. Justice Department is talking to representatives of Meng Wanzhou that would see the Chinese telecom executive free to return...

Canada targeting January for start of COVID-19 vaccine delivery

Ottawa [Canada], December 4 (ANI/Sputnik): The Canadian government is targeting January as the starting point for COVID-19 vaccine delivery throughout the country, Canada's Vaccine Distribution...

Army organises 'Sher-e-Kashmir' bodybuilding competition in Srinagar

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 3 (ANI): The Indian Army organised "Sher-e-Kashmir", a bodybuilding competition in Srinagar on Wednesday in which youth from across...

City's snow budget could finish 2020 with rare surplus

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: For the first time in almost a decade, the City of Ottawa might finish 2020 with a slight surplus in its...

Outbreaks at private seniors' homes strain Outaouais health resources, officials say

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: Outbreaks at Outaouais retirement homes are a growing concern, not only because of their impact on vulnerable citizens, but also the...

Federal government lifts the veil on House of Commons renovations

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: It's been nearly two years since the Centre Block closed for a planned 10-year-long renovation project. A lot has happened since.

Indigenous Services minister acknowledges Liberals won't meet promised drinking water target

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller confirmed today that the Liberal government will not meet its commitment to lift all long-term drinking...

RCMP could easily identify officers accused of sexual assault, says former Supreme...

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: The Royal Canadian Mounted Police is aware of - or could at least easily identify - the officers accused in some...

CDC shortens quarantine recommendation for U.S., raising questions in Canada

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: The recommended quarantine time for close contacts of a positive COVID-19 case is being reduced by up to a week in...

2-week remote-learning period for Manitoba Grade 7-12 students coming after winter break

Manitoba (Canada) December 3: Manitoba students from Grade 7 to 12 will shift to remote learning for two weeks following the winter break as part...

Grounded 737 Max could take first step toward being cleared to fly...

Ottawa (Canada) December 3: Canadian families who lost loved ones on a Boeing 737 Max in 2019 say Transport Canada told them that, as early...

Alberta asks federal government, Red Cross for field hospitals as COVID spreads

Calgary (Canada) December 3: As COVID-19 cases soar in Alberta and hospital capacity is stretched, the province has reached out to the federal government...

Youth welcome J-K administration's move to open indoor stadium in Poonch

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 2 (ANI): The youth and sporting community here have welcomed the Jammu and Kashmir administration's move to operationalise the...

Canadian PM expresses concern about farmers' protest in India

Ottawa [Canada], December 1 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday expressed concern about the ongoing farmers' protest in India against three farm laws...

UK's Johnson hopes regulator will approve COVID-19 vaccines before Christmas

London [UK], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he hoped that two promising coronavirus vaccine candidates would be approved shortly.

Candidates appeal to voters to vote for development in DDC polls

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], November 30 (ANI): Candidates of the District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday appealed to people...

Young Kashmiri artist inspires all who dream of acting in Bollywood films,...

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], November 30: A young Kashmiri film artist from Srinagar is inspiring youth in the valley to pursue their dream careers...

Alpine Electronics of America honoured by FCA as 2020 Supplier of the...

Tokyo [Japan], November 30 (ANI): Alpine Electronics of America, Inc, an Alps Alpine Group company, was named FCA Supplier of the Year in the category...

Trump administration put Canada in a 'very difficult situation,' Huawei VP says

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 30: Almost two years after Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Vancouver at the request of U.S. authorities, the Chinese tech...

Ottawa extends international travel restrictions citing COVID-19 risk

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 30: The federal government has extended existing international travel restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, barring entry to most travellers who...

Langley church fined $2.3K for violating B.C. COVID-19 gathering restrictions

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 30: A church in Langley B.C., just east of Vancouver has been fined $2,300 for contravening a recent provincial health order that...

Guwahati airport following SoPs to handle passenger traffic amid pandemic

Guwahati (Assam) [India], November 30 (ANI): Gateway to northeast India -- Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati -- is a major connectivity point, which...

Canada extends int'l travel restrictions to stem COVID-19 spread

Ottawa (Canada), November 30: Canada on Sunday announced an extension of restrictions on international traveling to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Canada extends security review of Chinese state firm's gold mine bid

Ottawa [Canada], November 30 (ANI): Amid the tensions between the two countries, Canada has extended a security review of the Chinese takeover of a strategically...

Black Friday brings massive crowds, multiple fights to Calgary mall

Calgary (Canada) November 29: Despite new provincial restrictions introduced this week, large crowds descended on Chinook Centre during Black Friday sales - and Calgary police...

Recall issued for Fresh Attitude brand baby spinach

New Brunswick (Canada) November 29: Baby spinach sold under the brand Fresh Attitude is being recalled in New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario due to possible...

OPP officer Marc Hovingh remembered at funeral as 'nothing short of heroic'

Sudbury (Canada) November 29: Ontario Provincial Police Const. Marc Hovingh faced each day with "bravery and resolve" and was "nothing short of heroic," OPP Commissioner...