Gulf Times - Toronto
Two police officers among four fatally shot in Canada

Two police officers among four fatally shot in Canada

Four people, including two police officers, were killed in a shooting in eastern Canada on Friday in the latest eruption of gun violence across the country that has led to calls for weapons bans in cities.

Toronto shooting leaves 2 dead including gunman, 13 hurt

Toronto shooting leaves 2 dead including gunman, 13 hurt

The suspect is believed to have opened fire at police before killing himself, Global News quoted a Toronto police source as saying.

Toronto van attack suspect faces murder charges in court

Toronto van attack suspect faces murder charges in court

The driver suspected of killing 10 people and injuring 15 others when he plowed a rental van into pedestrians in Toronto made his first court appearance on Tuesday, where details of a motive for the attack were expected to emerge.

G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off

G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off

The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized nations met in Toronto on Sunday seeking a common front against what they see as aggression from Vladimir Putin's Russia.

Canadian billionaire and wife 'targeted' in double murder

Canadian billionaire and wife 'targeted' in double murder

Police came to the conclusion after investigation and collecting and analysing hundreds of pieces of evidence from the billionaire couple's mansion in northern Toronto and their condo in Florida.

Two jets collide on ground at Toronto airport

Two jets collide on ground at Toronto airport

Two jets collided on the ground at a Toronto airport on Friday, setting the tail of one aircraft alight and prompting passengers to evacuate the other via an emergency slide.

Woman rescued after climbing on giant construction crane in Toronto

Woman rescued after climbing on giant construction crane in Toronto

A woman who had climbed to the end of a construction crane pulley in downtown Toronto was rescued early on Wednesday, then arrested and could face mischief charges, authorities said.

Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool housing market

Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool housing market

Ontario's provincial government on Thursday introduced a 15% tax on property purchases by foreign buyers as part of 16 measures designed to cool Toronto's red-hot housing market.

Man charged after three die in Toronto crossbow attack

Man charged after three die in Toronto crossbow attack

Toronto police have charged a man with three counts of first-degree murder after three people were killed in a crossbow attack on a quiet suburban street, police in Canada's largest city said on Friday.