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Toronto police union wants Pride funding pulled after floats banned

Toronto police union wants Pride funding pulled after floats banned

TORONTO – The union representing Toronto’s police officers is urging the city to pull an annual grant to Canada’s largest…

Marijuana bill gives police too much power to search drivers: civil rights groups

Marijuana bill gives police too much power to search drivers: civil rights groups

Civil rights groups are worried that parts of the Liberal government’s recent recreational marijuana bill will give police sweeping new…

Air Canada Express crew has near miss in Ottawa: ‘We had to just avoid a drone’

Air Canada Express crew has near miss in Ottawa: ‘We had to just avoid a drone’

It was a near miss for Air Canada Express flight 8975 from Montreal to Ottawa, after dodging a…

Bystanders say no reason to shoot mother moose in middle of Alberta city

Bystanders say no reason to shoot mother moose in middle of Alberta city

ST. ALBERT, Alta. – Alberta Fish and Wildlife officers are being criticized for killing a cow moose in…

Tech

Be careful and think twice before becoming group admin on WhatsApp, facebook- why

Varanasi: Think twice before becoming administrator of a group on WhatsApp or Facebook as one…

NASA’s planet-hunters featured among TIME’s Top 100 Most Influential People!

New Delhi: The world of space is one which hold its secrets really close and…

NASA’s balloon launch postponed for the sixth time due to high surface winds

Wellington: NASA has postponed the launch attempt of its super pressure balloon (SPB) for the…

Samsung Galaxy S8 launched: Here are the key features

New Delhi: South Korean giant Samsung on Wednesday launched its flagship device, Galaxy S8, that has a…

SpaceX makes history by launching its ‘used’ Falcon 9 rocket and bringing it back to Earth

New Delhi: SpaceX, run by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, just made history on Friday by launching…

Astronomers discover Neptune-sized ‘lost’ planet

New Delhi: Astronomers have discovered a ‘lost’ planet which they claim is about the size…

Health
Mumbai man shells out Rs 90 lakh to keep his heart pumping

Mumbai man shells out Rs 90 lakh to keep his heart pumping

New Delhi: A man from Mumbai paid Rs 90 lakh to install a device on his…

Know the surprising health benefits mint leaves (pudina)

Know the surprising health benefits mint leaves (pudina)

New Delhi: We all know that mint leaves, also known as pudina, provides many nutritional benefits…

Business
Stocks dip as North Korea, France keep investors on edge

Stocks dip as North Korea, France keep investors on edge

LONDON, European shares fell and the dollar dipped against the yen as tensions over North Korea…

Britain’s FTSE set for worst fall in three months as commodities weigh

Britain’s FTSE set for worst fall in three months as commodities weigh

LONDON, British shares followed European markets down, set for their worst day’s fall in three months…

Editorial

Confucian Constitution or convenient confusion?

China’s intellectuals and their sympathisers have begun to peddle a bold new argument. They have started…

How to turn the tide

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh recently took over the finance port-folio. One of his first announcements was…

World
US sends dozens of troops to Somalia, 1st time in decades

US sends dozens of troops to Somalia, 1st time in decades

MOGADISHU, Somalia: The US military is sending dozens of regular troops to Somalia in the largest…

North Korea rolls out missiles, other weaponry at parade

North Korea rolls out missiles, other weaponry at parade

PYONGYANG: North Korea paraded its intercontinental ballistic missiles in a massive military display in central Pyongyang,…