Canada’s Trudeau to lay out plans as election risk, virus loom

Prime minister Justin Trudeau will lay out on Wednesday a new post-pandemic direction for Canada that will test his minority government’s support in parliament in the coming weeks

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference on 23 October 2019 in Ottawa, Canada A weakened Prime Minister Justin Trudeau set out 22 October 2019 to secure the support of smaller parties he will need to form a government after winning Canada`s nail-biter general election but falling short of a majority. Photo: AFP

Canada witnesses increased spike in COVID-19 cases

In recent days, Canada was witnessed an increased spike in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases, taking the the overall caseload to 144,693, while the death toll stood at 9,223, according to ...

People sit on the grounds of the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario, Canada 9  2020

Canada finance minister resigns amid friction with Trudeau and charity scandal

Canada's finance minister resigned on Monday amid friction with prime minister Justin Trudeau over spending policies and after coming under fire for his ties to a charity tapped to run a student ...

Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau answers a question about the Economic and Fiscal Snapshot in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 8 July 2020.

Khalilur Rahman new Bangladesh envoy to Canada

The government has appointed Khalilur Rahman, current additional foreign secretary and chief coordinator for corona cell in the foreign affairs ministry, as the next high commissioner of Bangladesh ...

Khalilur Rahman new Bangladesh envoy to Canada

Niagara Falls

Social distancing Canadians eye new sight as Americans crowd

The tourist hotspot of Niagara Falls has gained a new photo-op for social distancing Canadian visitors on board ferries taking them into the mist of the falls: crowds of Americans.

Canadian tourist boat Hornblower, limited under Ontario's rules to just six passengers amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is seen in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, 21 July 2020.

Russia trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine data, say UK, US, Canada

A coordinated statement from Britain, the United States and Canada attributed the attacks to group APT29, also known as Cozy Bear, which they said was almost certainly operating as part of Russian ...

A researcher works in an industrial development laboratory at the French drugmaker's vaccine unit Sanofi Pasteur plant near Lyon, 16 June 2020.

Canada extends ban on non-US arrivals by another month

Canada extended its entry ban for most foreigners by another month to 31 July and also prolonged its quarantine requirements in efforts to prevent imported cases of the coronavirus

A seniors care home named as the site of a coronavirus outbreak in North Vancouver, Canada.

How did Mahbubul Alam Hanif reach Canada?

He reached Toronto by a Qatar Airways flight on 19 June. Curiosity and questions emerge among Bangladeshis as to how Mahbubul Alam Hanif reached there by this flight.

Mahbubul Alam Hanif

AL leader Hanif flies to Canada

Mahbubul Alam Hanif, joint general secretary of ruling Bangladesh Awami League, left Dhaka for Canada early Friday.

Mahbubul Alam Hanif
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