Imam receives death threat, says IS recruiting in Canada

A Canadian imam known for his pacifist sermons warned Friday that Islamist militant group IS was actively recruiting in Canada and said one member issued him a death threat.

Canadian PM bans Chinese media from Arctic trip

Toronto: Canada has banned journalists with China`s official news agency and the Communist Party newspaper from joining Prime Minister Stephen Harper on an Arctic trip, prompting complaints by Chinese reporters who say they`re being discriminated against.

Canadian province scraps helmet exemption for Sikhs

Sikhs in the Canadian province of Ontario will not be exempted from wearing helmets, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced.

Canadian Prime Minister praises India

India and Canada have long standing and positive bilateral relations based on mutual interests, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has said and lauded the contributions of Indo-Canadians to the prosperity of his country.

Spying case heightens China-Canada tensions, reflects split in Ottawa

China`s decision to investigate two Canadians for suspected spying highlights a sharp and unexpected deterioration in bilateral ties just months ahead of a trip by Canada`s Prime Minister Stephen Harper to Beijing.

Investigating two Canadians suspected of threatening national security: China

China is investigating a Canadian couple who ran a coffee shop on the Chinese border with North Korea for the suspected theft of military and intelligence information and for threatening national security, China`s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.

Two Canadians suspected of stealing state secrets in China: Xinhua

China is investigating two Canadian nationals for suspected theft of state secrets involving military and national defence research, the official Xinhua news agency said.

Indian Navy chief to embark on 4-day visit to Canada today

In a bid to foster closer ties between the two countries` marine forces, Indian Navy chief Admiral Robin Dhowan will begin a four-day visit to Canada.

Hitchhiking robot thumbs its way across Canada

A talking robot assembled from household odds and ends is hitchhiking thousands of kilometres across Canada this summer as part of a social experiment to see if those of its kind can trust humans.

Canada blames Hamas for Gaza dead

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Wednesday blamed Hamas for the heavy loss of civilian life caused by Israel`s deadly strikes on the Gaza Strip.

In rare move, Canada accuses Chinese of trying to hack govt network

Canada on Tuesday took the unusual step of singling out Chinese hackers for attacking a key computer network and lodged a protest with Beijing, raising tensions at a time when Ottawa wants to boost oil sales to China.

Canada says China hacked science agency computers

Canada accused China on Tuesday of hacking into the computers of its research and development arm, which Beijing strongly denied.

Fighter jets escort Toronto flight after alleged threat

A flight carrying Canadians on vacation to Panama was turned around and escorted back to Toronto by two fighter jets today after an unruly passenger made threats against the aircraft.

Canada announces sanctions against Russia, Ukraine

The Canadian government has announced new economic sanctions and travel bans against Ukrainian and Russian individuals and entities.

Canadian teacher arrested in Indonesian child sex scandal

A Canadian teacher has been arrested in Indonesia for alleged child sex abuse, police said Tuesday, in a scandal that has rocked one of the country`s most prestigious international schools.

Heatwave wreaks havoc in Canada`s western coast

The western Canadian region on the Pacific coast has been gripped by heatwave over the weekend, with reports of increased wildfires.

Eight commandos arrested for killing 11 Qadari supporters

Lahore police have arrested eight commandos in connection with the alleged killing of 11 supporters, including two women, of Canada-based cleric Tahirul Qadri here last month.

Scientists identify two-inch long hedgehog species

Scientists have identified the fossilised remains of a two-inch-long hedgehog species, which they have called `Silvacola acares`, in an ancient lake bed in Canada.

Fossil of world`s smallest hedgehog unearthed in Canada

You`ve heard of Sonic the Hedgehog, the video game character. But how about the half-pint hedgehog, the tiniest one that ever lived?

PM Modi is welcome to visit Canada: Minister

Expressing keen interest to work with Narendra Modi government, Canada on Monday said the Prime Minister is welcome there and that they are looking forward to an early visit by him.