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108 migrants from Pakistan get Indian citizenship

A total of 108 migrants from Pakistan received Indian citizenship here in Rajasthan on Sunday.

International drug racket busted, 'big fish' Canadian among 4 arrested

Cracking down further on the big fish in the drugs trade, the Punjab Police has arrested four persons, who were using the courier services route to smuggle drugs abroad, thus busting an international module of drug smugglers reportedly controlled from Canada.

Trucking industry rep warns of 'chameleon carriers' after Humboldt tragedy

A representative of the trucking industry is warning about what he calls “chameleon carriers,” after a new corporation was registered to the address of the man who owns the Alberta company involved in the Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy.

Kim-Trump shake hands, begin new era of 'terrific relationship'

US President Donald Trump shook hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday and welcomed the beginning of a "terrific relationship", a momentous step in an improbable courtship that has opened a new era for the worlds largest nuclear power and the most reclusive one.

5 shot dead in Florida hostage situation

An armed suspect who barricaded himself inside an apartment in the US state of Florida along with four child hostages shot and killed all of them and then shot himself, police said.

Canadian Senate approves marijuana legalisation bill

The Canadian Senate has voted to pass the government's landmark legislation to lift the country's 95-year-old prohibition on recreational marijuana by a vote of 56 to 30 with one abstention.

Trump blames Canada for burning White House in 1812 War

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday reproached Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, claiming that Canada burned the White House in the War of 1812.

Trump wants separate, 1-on-1 NAFTA talks with Canada, Mexico, adviser says

U.S. President Donald Trump wants to split NAFTA negotiations in two, pursuing separate deals with Canada and Mexico rather than trying to update the three-country North American pact.

Indian eatery blast: Canadian police hunt for 2 suspects

Police in Canada were on Saturday looking for the two suspects who detonated a powerful bomb inside an Indian restaurant in Ontario.

Trudeau calls Trump to talk about auto tariff threat

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office said he talked to U.S. President Donald Trump today about his administration's decision to investigate auto imports as a threat to national security.

Canada blast: Three Indian-Canadians critically injured; consulate opens helpline

 Helpline launched  The Indian Consulate in Toronto has launched a telephone helpline in view of the blast.

US, UK, Australian officials’ phones hacked by Pak military

A surveillance operation was allegedly conducted by the Pakistan military which collected data from UK, US and Australian officials and diplomats.

Investigation into Grewal’s India trip invite begins

The federal ethics commissioner is formally investigating whether a Liberal MP from Brampton broke Parliament’s conflict of interest code by inviting a construction executive who pays him for legal services to events with Canadian officials during the prime minister’s trip to India earlier this year. 

Alberta passes legislation to cut off oil supply to BC at any time

Alberta provincial government has passed Bill 12, giving it the power to cut off oil supply to BC.

Gender bias kills over 200,000 girls in India each year: Lancet

Apart from the rising number of female foeticide cases in India, more than 200,000 girls under the age of five die each year in the country, finds a Lancet study led by an Indian-origin researcher.