Canada

Justin Trudeau extends support to peaceful farmers’ protest

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has become the first world leader to speak on the farmers’ protest going on in India against the contentious farm laws recently enacted by the Centre. Justin Trudeau, while virtually attending an event to commemorate the 551st birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, said Canada will always be there to defend...

Canadian politician Jagmeet Singh removed from house for calling another MP a racist

The leader of a Canadian political party was temporarily asked to leave the House of Commons on Wednesday after refusing to apologize for calling another MP a racist, international news media reported.  The move came after Jagmeet Singh of New Democratic Party (NDP) had a heated argument with a Bloc Quebecois MP. Singh a practising...

Bharuch student goes missing at Niagara Falls, suspected to be dead

A student from Bharuch in Gujarat is reported to have drowned in the Niagara Falls in Canada. The student, identified as Samir Nabipurwala, was studying in Canada for his medical degree. The resident of President Park society in Bharuch had gone to Niagara Falls with his friends to clelerbatre his birthday. It is not known...

Donald Trump postpones G7 summit, India likely to get invite

US President Donald Trump said he would postpone the Group of Seven summit that he wanted to hold in late June and expand the list of countries invited to include Australia, Russia, South Korea, and India. Speaking to reporters on Air Force One during his return to Washington from Cape Canaveral in Florida, Trump said...

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie tests positive for coronavirus

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie has tested positive for novel coronavirus, his office said late Thursday, while assuring the public the Canadian prime minister is fine. Canada’s leader and his 44-year-old wife announced Thursday they were self-isolating while she was tested for coronavirus after a public event. “Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau...