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Pakistanis are too smart to fall for fake news

AFP | A survey conducted by 'The Centre for International Governance Innovation' found Pakistani people to be most skeptical of fake news on the internet...

Quebec mosque shooter gets life, no parole for 40 years

AFP | A 29-year-old who shot dead six worshipers at a Quebec City mosque in the worst anti-Muslim attack in the West got life in...

Canadian serial killer pleads guilty to eight murders

AFP | A Canadian landscaper on Tuesday pleaded guilty to the murders of eight men with links to Toronto's gay community and the mutilation of...

Islamic State woman found guilty of terror crimes in Canada

AFP | A Canadian jury found a woman guilty Thursday of terror crimes for trying to join the Islamic State group and in its name...

Canada PM calls for respect after death threats

AFP | Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appealed Thursday for fellow Canadians to speak to each other respectfully following death threats by "yellow vest" protestors. Visiting western...

Arrests fuel anxieties among China Canadian expats

AFP | The arrest of a third Canadian in China has heightened anxiety even in an expatriate community accustomed to some level of fear and...

Huawei Arrest: Beijing detains Canadian ex-diplomat

AFP | A top Huawei executive facing US accusations of Iran sanctions violations was granted bail in Canada on Tuesday, hours after a former Canadian...

Canadian judge grants bail to Huawei exec

AFP | A Canadian judge granted bail Tuesday to a top Huawei executive after her arrest on a US warrant, in a case that has...

New Cold War? Top Huawei executive detained in Canada

AFP | A top executive and daughter of the founder of Chinese telecom giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the...

Canada sanctions 17 Saudi nationals over Khashoggi killing

AFP | Canada announced targeted sanctions Thursday against 17 Saudi nationals it said were linked to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul last...

‘How much’ is ‘too much’? Canadian rapper died after failed stunt

News Desk | A Canadian Rapper, Jon James McMurray while shooting his music video, fell to death as he walked along the wing of Cessna...

Court blocks construction of Canada pipeline to Pacific

AFP | A Canadian court on Thursday quashed the government's approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline to the Pacific, siding with indigenous people worried that...

Canadian province sues opioid makers, distributors

AFP | The epicenter of Canada's opioid crisis, British Columbia province, on Wednesday, sued more than 40 drug companies to recover the costs of emergency...

US-Mexico deal muddies waters for Canada in continental trade talks

AFP | Back against the wall or holding all the cards: Analysts were split on Canada's position in continental trade negotiations after US President Donald...

US, Canada set for talks to revise NAFTA

AFP | With a deal with Mexico out of the way, US trade officials are due to resume talks with Canada on Tuesday to try...

Amid soaring ties with Canada, Saudi Arabia trying to better relations with Iran

News Analysis | In a breakthrough move, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has decided to allow an Iranian official in Riyadh to administer Iranian interest in...

Canada asks for help in Saudi dispute

AFP | Canada is quietly nudging allies including Germany and Sweden for help with resolving its row with Saudi Arabia, a government source confirmed Thursday....

Who can benefit from Saudi-Canadian spat?

Simran Shoaib | Bearing witness to the Saudi-Canadian spat over the case of human rights of diplomacy prevailing via a tweet from Canada, analysts assess...

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian Ambassador and halted trade with immediate effect

News Analysis |  Saudi Arabia has declared Canadian ambassador as persona non grata, giving him 24 hours to leave the country. The move came as...

Trump calls Trudeau “weak and dishonest” after refusing to sign G7 joint statement

News Analysis | When the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, was talking to media about the success of the G7 summit which Canada hosted...

Chorus of condemnation intensifies in U.S. over trade tariff

News Analysis | Massive US tariffs have come into force as condemnation of the Trump administration's move intensifies. Top congressional Republicans joined the collective criticism...

“White right wing terror” in Canada

News Analysis | The calm actions of a police officer who arrested the Toronto van suspect without firing a shot have prompted praise and, in...

Angelina Jolie speaks on sexual violence at UN Summit

News Desk | Angelina Jolie in her powerful speech has pressed peacekeeping negotiators to make extraordinary efforts to safeguard the safety of women in war...

Where were the US-Canadian hostages before they were freed?

Jamal Hussain | The Pakistani version is unambiguous—they were somewhere in Afghanistan from where the abducted family was in the process of being moved across...

Kidnapped Canadian says child killed, wife raped in Afghanistan

A U.S-Canadian couple and their three children freed from captivity in Pakistan return to Canada, where the husband Joshua Boyle said one of his...

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