Tag: Canada

Photos: Botswana investigating mystery deaths of 275 elephants

Africa's overall elephant population is declining due to poaching but Botswana, home to almost a third of the continent's elephants, has seen numbers grow to 130,000 from 80,000 in the late 1990s.

Police hunt for motive as Canada’s worst mass shooting death toll...

Canadian police had yet to determine a motive for the country's worst mass shooting

Coronavirus takes deadly toll on Canada’s nursing homes

With deaths in nursing homes making up almost half of Canada’s coronavirus deaths, provinces are taking control of their workforces, boosting care workers' wages and redeploying health inspectors from hospitals to curb the virus’ spread among seniors.

Canada coronavirus deaths jump by 35%, Quebec says equipment running low

Chief public health officer Theresa Tam said she was particularly concerned the virus was spreading to enclosed settings where vulnerable people live, such as seniors' residences, prisons and aboriginal communities.

Wanyama joins Montreal Impact

Victor Wanyama has decided to swap Tottenham Hotspurs for Montreal Impact.

Air Canada Boeing 767 returns safely to Madrid after engine issue

The Boeing Co 767-300ER, which had left Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport bound for Toronto about four hours earlier, landed safely and fire engines rushing onto the runway.

Millions go hungry in wealthy Canada – and some die young...

Canadians who cannot afford regular meals are more likely to die early, according to a study released on Monday, showing that people are dying from hunger even in wealthy countries.

Canada PM says he won’t rest until he gets answers about...

All 176 people on board, including 63 Canadians, were killed on Wednesday shortly after it took off from Tehran on a flight to Kiev. Iran denies its forces brought down the plane.

Canada’s Trudeau must change to survive with parliamentary minority

 Canada's Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who only narrowly won last week's national election, must overhaul his approach to governing to guarantee...

Canada’s Trudeau clings to power, but loses some of his lustre

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held on to his job in Monday's election, securing his spot as one of the world's few...