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    Trump picks Kelly Craft for UN envoy

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 24, 2019

    President Donald Trump said on Friday he was nominating Kelly Craft, currently the US ambassador to Canada, to replace Nikki Haley as his envoy to...

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    Canada frees 43 Mexicans from near slavery

    Agence-France-Presse . Montreal | Updated at 12:00am on February 13, 2019

    Forty-three Mexicans duped in immigration scams have been freed after being forced to work for almost nothing in Canadian hotels, police said Monday.The workers, mostly...

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    Canada for productive Rohingya talks

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on February 06, 2019

    Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau’s special envoy on Myanmar Bob Rae on Tuesday stressed the need for productive initiative to resolve the Rohingya crisis as...

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    Canadian envoy sacking shows 'political interference': Chinese media

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 02:49pm on January 28, 2019

    Chinese state-run media on Monday decried the sacking of Canada's ambassador to Beijing, who was fired after he suggested that it would be ‘great’ for...

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    Canadian PM fires envoy to China after remarks on Huawei case

    Reuters . Ottawa | Updated at 11:31am on January 27, 2019

    In an unprecedented move, Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday said he had fired his ambassador to China, who prompted a political furore with...

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    Saudi teen refugee, now in Canada, wants to fight for other women

    Agence France-Presse . Toronto | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2019

    A Saudi teen who caused an international sensation by defying her family and seeking asylum abroad on Tuesday vowed to fight for women’s freedoms in...

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    Chinese media rejects suggestion death for Canadian drug smuggler a pressure tactic

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:58pm on January 15, 2019

    China is not putting pressure on Canada by sentencing a Canadian to death for drug smuggling, and any suggestion it was doing so showed ‘rude...

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    Runaway Saudi teen settles in Canada finally

    Agence France-Presse. Toronto | Updated at 12:11pm on January 13, 2019

    A ‘very, very happy’ Saudi teenager who caused a sensation by defying her family and seeking asylum abroad was welcomed with open arms in Toronto...

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    Saudi teen asylum seeker expected in Canada

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 11:18am on January 12, 2019

    Prime minister Justin Trudeau announced Friday that Canada was taking in an 18-year-old Saudi asylum seeker who fled her family and harnessed the power of...

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    Canada for fostering peaceful election campaign

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:21am on December 24, 2018

    Canada had encouraged all involved in the Bangladesh electoral process to work together in fostering a peaceful campaign environment for enabling people to participate safely...