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Trudeau says Canada is in second wave of pandemic, urges renewed caution

Trudeau says Canada is in second wave of pandemic, urges renewed caution

Canada’s COVID-19 cases have spiked in recent days, with an average of 1,123 new cases reported daily over the past week

Tesla in talks to buy low carbon nickel from Canada: Sources

Tesla in talks to buy low carbon nickel from Canada: Sources

Tesla is in discussions with Canadian miner Giga Metals about helping to develop a large mine that would give the electric carmaker access to low carbon nickel for its batteries, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Canada economy posts record plunge, falling 38.7% in Q2

Canada economy posts record plunge, falling 38.7% in Q2

Canada's economy shrank at a record annualised pace of 38.7% in the second quarter as a nationwide pandemic lockdown closed businesses and curtailed spending ...

Armed man who rammed gate near Canada PM Trudeau's residence acted alone

Armed man who rammed gate near Canada PM Trudeau's residence acted alone

An armed member of the Canadian military who drove a truck through gates protecting the part of Ottawa where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lives was acting alone and now faces numerous charges, police said on Friday.

Member of Canada air force aerobatics team dies in plane crash

Member of Canada air force aerobatics team dies in plane crash

A member of an elite Canadian air force aerobatics team died and another was injured when their plane crashed Sunday in Canada's west during a performance to honour public efforts against the coronavirus ...

Qatar, partners launch global forum to combat coronavirus

Qatar, partners launch global forum to combat coronavirus

Qatar, South Korea, Canada, Denmark and Sierra Leone launched on Tuesday the Group of Friends of Solidarity for Global Health Security to combat the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) ...

Canada bans assault weapons after deadliest shooting

Canada bans assault weapons after deadliest shooting

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday announced an immediate ban on military-grade assault weapons in response to the country's deadliest-ever mass shooting ...

At least 16 killed in worst mass shooting in Canada's history

At least 16 killed in worst mass shooting in Canada's history

A gunman disguised as a policeman killed at least 16 people in a 12-hour shooting spree that began on Saturday night across rural Nova Scotia, on Canada's Atlantic Coast ...

Canadian police hunt gunman in Nova Scotia, cite 'several victims'

Canadian police hunt gunman in Nova Scotia, cite 'several victims'

Police in the Atlantic Canadian province of Nova Scotia on Sunday were hunting for a 51-year-old man who they said was suspected of shootings that had resulted in "several victims".

Canada expects coronavirus deaths to soar; job losses hit 1 million

Canada expects coronavirus deaths to soar; job losses hit 1 million

Canada's coronavirus death toll is set to soar from the current 435 to as high as 22,000 by the end of the pandemic, health officials said on Thursday, while the economy lost a record 1 million jobs last month.

Canada coronavirus cases rise to almost 12,000, death toll up by almost 20%

Canada coronavirus cases rise to almost 12,000, death toll up by almost 20%

Canada has recorded almost 12,000 cases of the new coronavirus and the death toll jumped by almost 20% from Thursday, according to data posted by the country's public health agency on Friday.

Canada withdraws from 2020 Games as Japan, IOC consider postponement

Canada withdraws from 2020 Games as Japan, IOC consider postponement

Canada became the first country to boycott the Tokyo Games due to the coronavirus pandemic and Australia told its athletes to prepare for an Olympics next year as Japan and the IOC flagged the prospect of a postponement ...