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Canada`s oldest Chinese printing shop shuts down

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 13:51

Canada`s oldest Chinese printing shop has closed down, bringing to an end its 106 years of history.

`The Lunchbox` makes waves in North America

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 18:09

Indian filmmaker Ritesh Batra`s critically acclaimed film `The Lunchbox` beat out Hollywood movies, Oscar contenders, and all other foreign-language films to score the number one per-theatre average gross of any film in North America last weekend.

Radioactive plume of water from Fukushima being tracked by North American scientists

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 21:41

Scientists are keeping a watch on the radioactive plume of water from Fukushima as it reaches west coast of North America.

Honda opens second plant in rising auto power Mexico

Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 03:16

Honda unveiled a second factory in Mexico on Friday, seizing on the nation`s rising power in the sector to boost the Japanese car giant`s foothold in North America.

Canada reports first H5N1 bird flu death in North America

Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 05:36

Canadian health authorities have announced the first avian flu death in North America, in the western plains province of Alberta, of a patient who had just returned from China.

North America`s deep freeze loosening its icy grip, leaves 21 dead

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 08, 2014, 13:44

The deep freeze that has paralysed life in North America and left hundreds of residents here shivering for days is fast loosening its icy grip.

`Polar vortex` freezes US like never before

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 09:12

The bitter chill gripping North America is a result of Arctic air that has spilled southwards, and global warming may be a cause, an expert said on Monday.

New study suggests cockroaches may have originated in the New World

Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 18:21

Researchers recently discovered four ancient Ectobius species in the 49-million-year-old Green River Formation near Rifle, Colorado in deposits that are about five million years older than the Baltic amber.

World experiences hottest November in 134 years: NOAA

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 09:31

The month of November was the hottest experienced on Earth since record-keeping began in 1880, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Tuesday.

Mima mound mystery solved

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 16:46

Scientists claim to have solved the mystery behind Mima mounds - the enormous, natural bubble wrap like geological anomalies bulging out of the ground.

Infosys North America Head utilities Stephen Pratt resigns

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 20:36

Pratt, who joined the firm in 2004, has left the company to start his own entrepreneurial venture.

Honda says first-half profit up 13.5% to $2.47 bn

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 12:17

Honda said Wednesday its net profit rose 13.5 percent in the first six months to September to USD2.47 billion, as the Japanese automaker benefited from the weaker yen and strong sales in North America.