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US Senate passes North America trade deal, Canada still to approve

17 January 2020, 6:03 AM

The US Senate on Thursday approved a revamp of the 26-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement that includes tougher rules on labour and automotive content but leaves $1.2 trillion in annual US-Mexico-Canada trade flows largely unchanged.

Ottawa dismisses as ‘nonsense’ Iran’s claim few crash victims were Canadian

15 January 2020, 6:40 AM

Canada on Tuesday dismissed as”nonsense” Tehran’s insistence that only a few Canadians died last week when Iran shot down an airliner and demanded full accountability for what it called a horrible crime.

Small, coastal Canadian community abuzz over possible move there by Harry and Meghan

13 January 2020, 6:39 AM

Towns on the southern end of Vancouver Island on Canada’s west coast are abuzz with interest over the possibility that Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will become semi-permanent residents there.

General view of the debris of the Ukraine International Airlines, flight PS752, Boeing 737-800 plane that crashed after take-off from Iran's Imam Khomeini airport, on the outskirts of Tehran.

Iran says its forces shot down passenger plane due to human error

11 January 2020, 7:42 AM

 Iran said on Saturday it unintentionally shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane killing 176 people on board due to human error, after initially denying it brought down the plane in the tense aftermath of Iranian missile strikes on US targets in Iraq.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Prince Harry and Meghan would find friendlier media in Canada but impossible to escape scrutiny

11 January 2020, 7:18 AM

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan can expect less intense local media scrutiny than they have faced in Britain should they move to Canada, experts said on Friday.



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