Canada launches new ''Express Entry'' immigration system

Canada started the year 2015 with the launch of a new immigration system that will ease the entry of young migrants with high professional qualifications, a substitute for the highly criticised immigration system that was in effect throughout 2014.

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead

A deadly blast of arctic air shattered decades-old temperature records as it enveloped the eastern United States on Tuesday, snarling air, road and rail travel, driving energy prices higher and overwhelming shelters for homeless people.

Davison to retire after Australia match

Veteran Canada batsman John Davison will bow out of international cricket after his side`s last World Cup match against Australia at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Wednesday.