Gulf Times - Canada
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 ...

FM participates in Munich Security Conference

FM participates in Munich Security Conference

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani participated Friday in the opening of the 56th Munich Security Conference

Sidra Medicine signs agreement with Royal College International Canada

Sidra Medicine signs agreement with Royal College International Canada

Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, has signed a collaborative service agreement with the Royal College International

Canada says black boxes from Iran crash should be sent to France

Canada says black boxes from Iran crash should be sent to France

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday urged Iran to send the flight and cockpit data recorders from a crashed jet to France for analysis and said the first remains of victims should soon arrive back in Canada.

Canada province says sorry after training mistake sparks false nuclear alert

Canada province says sorry after training mistake sparks false nuclear alert

The Canadian province of Ontario on Sunday apologized for wrongly raising the alarm about an incident at a massive nuclear power station near Toronto and blamed a training exercise mistake.