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Trudeau presses Myanmar’s Suu Kyi on violence against Muslim minority

Trudeau presses Myanmar’s Suu Kyi on violence against Muslim minority

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi to express “deep concerns” over treatment…

Still time to convince U.S. of benefits of Paris climate accord: McKenna

Still time to convince U.S. of benefits of Paris climate accord: McKenna

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says there is still time to convince the United States not to withdraw from…

Toronto legal agency launches charter challenge over mandatory minimum penalty

Toronto legal agency launches charter challenge over mandatory minimum penalty

OTTAWA – The Liberal government is taking so long to unveil its promised sentencing reforms that a Toronto…

‘Trade your status card for a Canadian citizenship,’ Sen. Beyak says to First Nations

‘Trade your status card for a Canadian citizenship,’ Sen. Beyak says to First Nations

OTTAWA — Canada’s minister for Crown-Indigenous relations and northern affairs is slamming Conservative Sen. Lynn Beyak for saying…

Tech

Oppo A71 launched in India at Rs 12,990

New Delhi: OPPO has launched another entry-level handset OPPO A71 in India. Priced at Rs 12,990,…

Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus pre-order starts today in these countries

New Delhi: Apple has recently unveiled two new iPhone 8 models, with a new glass-body…

Elon Musk releases video of SpaceX’s rocket blasts and they are explosive!

New Delhi: With a total of 16 rocket landings since December 2015 – sometimes on…

NASA bids goodbye to Cassini: A 13-year journey comes to a close

New Delhi: NASA has finally bid adieu to the Cassini spacecraft after 13-long years of…

ISRO looking for association to enhance PSLV capacity, says ISRO chief AS Kiran Kumar

New Delhi: With its low-cost satellite launches, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) pretty much…

NASA rockets to create glowing white artificial clouds next week

Washington: A NASA rocket mission to study disturbances in the upper atmosphere that interfere with…

Health
Endometriosis may up risk of complications in pregnancy

Endometriosis may up risk of complications in pregnancy

New York: Pregnant women with endometriosis — a chronic gynecologic disease — are at greater risk…

Antidepressants up risk of death: Study

Antidepressants up risk of death: Study

Toronto: Medications commonly prescribed to reduce depression and anxiety may increase the risk of death by…

Business
AB Foods raises full-year forecast after Primark sales rise

AB Foods raises full-year forecast after Primark sales rise

Associated British Foods raised its forecast for full- year results following a strong performance by bargain…

Polish c.banker Lon says rate cut may be needed in coming months – PAP

Polish c.banker Lon says rate cut may be needed in coming months – PAP

Polish interest rates may need to be lowered by 50 basis points in the coming 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
Putin says sanctions, pressure alone won’t resolve North Korea crisis

Putin says sanctions, pressure alone won’t resolve North Korea crisis

VLADIVOSTOK: Resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis is impossible with sanctions and pressure alone, Russian President…

US monitor raises North Korea nuclear test yield estimate to 250 kilotons

US monitor raises North Korea nuclear test yield estimate to 250 kilotons

SEOUL: North Korea’s latest nuclear test probably had a yield of 250 kilotons, a US monitoring…