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China sentences third Canadian to death on drug charges amid sour ties between Beijing and Ottawa
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China sentences third Canadian to death on drug charges amid sour ties between Beijing and Ottawa

Relations between China and Canada have soured over the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, an executive and the daughter of the founder of Chinese tech giant Huawei, at Vancouver’s airport in late 2018

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cathay Pacific to close US cabin crew bases, lay off 286 staff as global travel comes to halt
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Cathay Pacific to close US cabin crew bases, lay off 286 staff as global travel comes to halt

Cathay Pacific has grounded most of its planes because of the fall in demand, flying only a skeleton network to major destinations

Canada begins hearing Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou fraud case; exec indicted in US for violating sanctions on Iran
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Canada begins hearing Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou fraud case; exec indicted in US for violating sanctions on Iran

In the 13 months since Meng Wanzhou, 47, was arrested at a Vancouver airport, her life has been circumscribed by the terms of her $10 million bail. On Monday, it entered a new phase when her extradition hearing formally began

Guru Randhawa reportedly assaulted in Vancouver following concert at Queen Elizabeth Theatre
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Guru Randhawa reportedly assaulted in Vancouver following concert at Queen Elizabeth Theatre

Guru Randhawa was reporedly attacked on his head from behind when he was exiting the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver.

Watch: Fans tell Katrina Kaif 'you need a better attitude' after she refused to pose for selfies in Canada
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Watch: Fans tell Katrina Kaif 'you need a better attitude' after she refused to pose for selfies in Canada

A video of the incident went viral on social media, where Katrina Kaif is seen coming out of a hotel and refusing to pose for selfies in Canada.

Justin Trudeau pays tribute to victims of 1985 Air India plane bombing, calls it an 'act of malice'
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Justin Trudeau pays tribute to victims of 1985 Air India plane bombing, calls it an 'act of malice'

Paying tributes to the victims, Justin Trudeau said, "On this day in 1985, Canadians awoke to news that defied belief, and left our country in a state of shock and suffering."

Chicago withdraws from North America's bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup matches due to lack of assurances, FIFA’s inflexibility
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Chicago withdraws from North America's bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup matches due to lack of assurances, FIFA’s inflexibility

Chicago has joined Vancouver in pulling out of the chance to be a host city in a joint United State-Canada-Mexico bid for the 2026 World Cup, citing uncertainty over potential costs and FIFA’s inflexibility.

Vancouver no longer part of Canada's bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup matches after concerns about 'unpredictable costs'
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Vancouver no longer part of Canada's bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup matches after concerns about 'unpredictable costs'

Vancouver will not be part of Canada’s bid to co-host the 2026 World Cup with the United States and Mexico after the province baulked at signing a contract amid concerns about unpredictable costs.

Winter Olympics 2018: North and South Korea plan to field unified women's ice hockey team in a show of unity
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Winter Olympics 2018: North and South Korea plan to field unified women's ice hockey team in a show of unity

The two Koreas will field a combined women’s ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month’s Winter Olympics in the South, Seoul said on Wednesday, after a new round of talks amid a thaw in cross-border ties.

Company behind TED Talks grapples with multiple sexual harassment charges at conferences: Report
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Company behind TED Talks grapples with multiple sexual harassment charges at conferences: Report

The company that produces 'Ted Talks' is grappling with accusations of sexual harassment at its conferences. This comes shortly after reports of sexual misconduct by celebrities.

Amazon to open second corporate office in Vancouver; double staff by 2020
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Amazon to open second corporate office in Vancouver; double staff by 2020

Amazon officials did not answer questions on whether the new office was in response to difficulties bringing foreign talent to its US offices.

Of trolls and patriots: Gautam Gambhir's noble gesture shows 'patriotism' isn't a dirty word, yet
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Of trolls and patriots: Gautam Gambhir's noble gesture shows 'patriotism' isn't a dirty word, yet

Trust Shah Rukh Khan to cut to the chase. One suspects his pithy take on 'humanity', delivered with customary wit during his maiden TED Talk at the annual conference will become one of those oft-quoted ones

Shah Rukh Khan's TED Talk in Canada delivers a message you need to hear: Watch it here
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Shah Rukh Khan's TED Talk in Canada delivers a message you need to hear: Watch it here

Shah Rukh Khan, at his philosophical best, talked about life, movies and ageing. He was considered the 'funniest TedX speaker of this edition' by many.

Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu share the first pictures of their newborn twins
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Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu share the first pictures of their newborn twins

Television actors Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu are gushing over their new born twin babies and cannot help sharing their joy with their fans.

Actors Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu announce birth of twin daughters
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Actors Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu announce birth of twin daughters

Television actor Karanvir Bohra and his wife Teejay Sidhu became proud parents to twin baby girls on Friday, 21 October. Sidhu delivered the babies at her maternal home in Canada.

5 Britons killed after whale boat sinks off Vancouver Island
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5 Britons killed after whale boat sinks off Vancouver Island

Five British nationals died when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board sank off Vancouver Island.

Modi attends prayer meeting in Gurdwara in Vancouver with Canadian PM Stephen Harper
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Modi attends prayer meeting in Gurdwara in Vancouver with Canadian PM Stephen Harper

Accompanied by his Canadian counterpart Stephen Harper, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited a Gurdwara in Vancouver.

PM Modi in Vancouver says Hinduism is not a religion but a way of life
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PM Modi in Vancouver says Hinduism is not a religion but a way of life

Accompanied by Canadian PM Stephen Harper, PM Modi visited a Gurdwara and a temple in Vancouver and said Hinduism is not a religion but a way of life.

Kiss cam fail: Boyfriend chooses beer over girlfriend
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Kiss cam fail: Boyfriend chooses beer over girlfriend

During an NHL game between the Vancouver Canucks and the San Jose Sharks last month, boyfriend chooses to kiss beer glass instead of boyfriend