Nashville, Knoxville, Memphis Indian Community - TNIndian.com
| | |
 


 

Canada News and Articles


Categories
International
Bollywood
Art/Culture/Books
Business/Economy
Cinema/Showbiz
Crime/Disaster/Accident
Defence/Security
Diaspora
Diplomacy
Education
Environment/Wildlife
Features
Health/Medicine
Human Interest/Society
Immigration/Law/Rights
Interviews
Kashmir
Lifestyle/Fashion
Media
Opinion/Commentary
Politics
Religion
Science/Tech
South Asia
Sports
State Elections 2013
Terrorism
Tamil Nadu
National
Turkey
Other Sports
Orissa
Southern Cinema
Delhi
West Bengal
Myanmar
Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Tripura
United Kingdom
Bihar
China
Jammu And Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh
Mumbai
New Delhi
Gujarat
Punjab
Slovakia
Spain
United States
Germany
Togo
Israel
Pakistan
Goa
United Arab Emirates
Russian Federation
Dharamsala
Indonesia
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Kolkata
Malta
India
Syrian Arab Republic
Singapore
Karnataka
Assam
Rajasthan
Thailand
Uttar Pradesh
Bangladesh
Mexico
Niger
Iraq
Egypt
Sri Lanka
Japan
Netherlands
Cuba
Nagaland
Meghalaya
Haryana
Poland
Nepal
France
Kenya
New Zealand
Hollywood
Brazil
Canada
Maharashtra
Yemen
South Africa
Australia
Latvia
Ireland
Uttarakhand
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
South Korea
Hong Kong
Jordan
Central African Republic
Italy
Norway
North Korea
Sudan
Philippines
Madhya Pradesh
Mizoram
Azerbaijan
Portugal
Cambodia
Zimbabwe
Greece
Ethiopia
Sweden
Sikkim
Malaysia
Monaco
Belgium
Denmark
Uruguay
Morocco
Colombia
Switzerland
Qatar
Albania
Lebanon
Costa Rica
Saudi Arabia
Rwanda
Cameroon
Cyprus
Congo
Nigeria
Hungary
Oman
Bulgaria
Bahrain
Somalia
Finland
Holy See (vatican City State)
Tunisia
Bahamas
Paraguay
Taiwan
Province Of China
Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
Puerto Rico
The Democratic Republic Of The
Honduras
Ghana
Cricket
IPL
Technology
Badminton
Football
Tennis
Roquebrune
Athletics
Golf
Serbia And Montenegro
Usa
Rroquebrune-cap-martin
Manipur
Hockey
Panama
Arunachal Pradesh
Motorsports
Viet Nam
Argentina
--select--
Kazakhstan
Leicestershire
US Elections
Afghanistan
Iceland
Florida
Venezuela
Czech Republic
Bhutan
Shakmir
Ecuador
Hyderabad
2016 In Retrospect
Ukraine
Jharkhand
Kyrgyzstan
Fiji
Gabon
Burkina Faso

Celebrity Photos
Niharica Raizada
Bobby Deol
Pooja Bhatt
Rakul Preet Singh
Viswanathan Anand
Rakhi Sawant
Badminton
Tanisha
Vedhika Kumar
Irrfan Khan
Headline
Indians to benefit from Canada's family reunification programme
Toronto, July 21 (IANS) A record number of 40,000 immigrant families will be allowed to sponsor their parents and grandparents to bring them to Canada in 2021.
2021-07-21
Category: International, Canada,National,Diaspora,Human Interest/Society,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Mathematical, computer models new edge in Covid drug trials
Toronto, July 19 (IANS) Researchers are using computer models to simulate Covid-19 infections on a cellular level -- the basic structural level of the human body.
2021-07-19
Category: International, Canada,National,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Fatima takes five as Pakistan Women defeat West Indies
St. John's (Antigua), July 19 (IANS) Pakistan Women won the rain-shortened fifth and final One-day International against West Indies Women by 22 runs (D/L method) with Fatima Sana taking a five-wicket haul for the visitors.
2021-07-19
Category: International, Canada,Sports,Cricket
Ex-Canadian chief of defence staff charged with obstruction of justice
Ottawa, July 16 (IANS) Former Canadian chief of defence staff Jonathan Vance has been charged with one count of obstruction of justice, according to the Ministry of National Defence.
2021-07-16
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Treatment with blood thinners may reduce death in Covid patients
Toronto, July 14 (IANS) Administering a full dose of a standard blood thinner early to moderately ill hospitalised patients with Covid-19 could halt the formation of blood clots and reduce the risk of severe disease and death, finds a study.
2021-07-14
Category: International, Canada,Science/Tech,Health/Medicine
More unmarked graves found near former Canadian residential school
Ottawa, July 13 (IANS) More than 160 unmarked graves have been found near a former indigenous residential school in Canada's British Columbia province, according to a media report.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Multiple people dead in Canada crane collapse
Ottawa, July 13 (IANS) Multiple people were killed and three others wounded after a crane collapsed in Canada's British Columbia province, according to local media reports.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Canada to donate 17.7mn AstraZeneca vax to other countries
Ottawa, July 13 (IANS) Canada announced its decision to donate 17.7 million doses of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine to low- and middle-income countries.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Canada's unemployment rate falls to 7.8% in June
Ottawa, July 10 (IANS) Canada's unemployment rate fell 0.4 percentage points to 7.8 per cent in June, according to authorities.
2021-07-10
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Punjabi trucker arrested in Canada for smuggling cocaine
Toronto, July 9 (IANS) A Punjabi trucker has been arrested in Canada for smuggling about 112.5 kg of cocaine into the country from the US.
2021-07-09
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora
Canadian MP not seeking re-election due to 'toxic' Parliament
Ottawa, July 9 (IANS) Canadian Independent MP Jody Wilson-Raybould said that she will not seek a re-election since Parliament has "become more and more toxic and ineffective".
2021-07-09
Category: International, Canada,Politics
78% eligible Canadians receive at least 1 Covid vax dose
Ottawa, July 9 (IANS) More than 26 eligible Canadians (78 per cent) have received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, while 15 million people, or 44 per cent of those aged 12 and older, have been fully inoculated, according to health authorities.
2021-07-09
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Canada names 1st Indigenous Governor General
Ottawa, July 7 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the UK'a Queen Elizabeth II has accepted his recommendation of indigenous leader Mary Simon as the country's 30th Governor General.
2021-07-07
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Seven including 4 children killed in Canada fire
Ottawa, July 3 (IANS) Seven people from two families were killed in an early-morning fire in Chestermere, Alberta on Friday. Five others ? an adult and four children ? managed to escape.
2021-07-03
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Unmarked graves discovered near another Canadian indigenous residential school
Ottawa, July 1 (IANS) The remains of 182 people have been found in unmarked graves around a another former indigenous residential school in Canada's British Columbia province, it was announced.
2021-07-01
Category: International, Canada,Politics
233 people die in Canada amid heatwave
Ottawa, July 1 (IANS) At least 233 people have died amid sweltering heat in Canada's British Columbia province since a record-breaking heatwave began to hit the country's western region since June 25.
2021-07-01
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Canada's Covid-19 deaths likely double official data: Report
Ottawa, June 30 (IANS) The number of Canadians who died from the Covid-19 pandemic is likely double that shown in the official numbers, according to an investigative report published by the Royal Society of Canada on Tuesday.
2021-06-30
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine,Politics
Can white blood cells help kill Covid-19 virus?
Toronto, June 29 (IANS) Immunologists have discovered a previously unknown mechanism of a type of white blood cells which acts like a spider web, trapping and killing pathogens such as influenza or SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for Covid-19.
2021-06-29
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Pak spinner Anam's plan: Dot balls, keeping WI batters guessing
St. John's (Antigua), June 27 (IANS) Pakistan women's team left-arm spinner Anam Amin plans to upset the rhythm of the West Indies batters by "bowling dots upfront" and "keep them guessing" with variations when the three-match T20I and five-match ODI series commences on June 30.
2021-06-27
Category: International, Canada,Sports,Cricket
Canada adds 3 more groups to its terror list
Ottawa, June 26 (IANS) The Canadian government has added three more groups to its list of terrorist entities threatening national security.
2021-06-26
Category: International, Canada,Politics,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Stafanie to lead WI women's side against Pakistan in T20Is
St. John's (Antigua), June 26 (IANS) Stafanie Taylor will lead the West Indies women's cricket team against the Javeria Khan-led Pakistan in the three-match T20I series here between June 30 and July 4.
2021-06-26
Category: International, Canada,Sports,Cricket
751 graves found near former Canadian indigenous residential school
Ottawa, June 25 (IANS) The Cowessess First Nation in Saskatchewan, Canada, has announced a preliminary discovery of 751 unmarked graves at a cemetery near a former indigenous residential school.
2021-06-25
Category: International, Canada,Politics
CPL alters dates to accommodate Indian Premier League in UAE
St. John's (Antigua), June 23 (IANS) Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Ricky Skerritt has confirmed that the dates of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) had been tweaked in consultation with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to accommodate the remaining matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL), which was suspended on May 4 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-06-23
Category: International, Canada,Sports,Cricket
Inflammatory syndrome post-Covid rare but possible in adults
Toronto, June 21 (IANS) Multisystem inflammatory syndrome is rare but possible in adults who recover from Covid-19, say researchers. The condition has, so far, been detected only in children.
2021-06-21
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Mask-wearing can increase struggles with social anxiety
Toronto, June 21 (IANS) Masks have become an integral part of life due to Covid-19. However, people who struggle with social anxiety might experience increased distress related to mask-wearing during and even after the pandemic, finds a study.
2021-06-21
Category: International, Canada,National,Health/Medicine
Three Punjabis appointed Ministers in Ontario
Toronto, June 19 (IANS) Three Punjabis were appointed as Ministers in a Cabinet reshuffle in Canada's Ontario province.
2021-06-19
Category: International, Canada,Diaspora,Politics
Canada-US border restrictions extended to July 21
Ottawa, June 19 (IANS) The government in Ottawa announced that the Canada-US border agreement on travel restrictions will be extended for another month to July 21.
2021-06-19
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Indian-origin Judge nominated to Canada SC
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) Indian-origin Justice Mahmud Jamal has become the first non-white person to be nominated to the Supreme Court of Canada.
2021-06-18
Category: International, Canada,Diaspora,Immigration/Law/Rights
Canadian military's second-in-command resigns
Ottawa, June 15 (IANS) Canada's Vice-Chief of Defence Staff Lt.-Gen. Mike Rouleau announced his resignation following media reports of him playing golf with former Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance, who is under investigation for alleged sexual misconduct.
2021-06-15
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Can boredom lead to breaking public-health rules?
Toronto, June 13 (IANS) Covid pandemic has brought a drastic change to our lives. It has bound our lives with restrictions, many of which have become heavily politicised.
2021-06-13
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Canada won't use 300K J&J vax doses over possible quality issue
Ottawa, June 12 (IANS) The state-run Health Canada said that it will not use the 300,000 Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine doses which arrived in the country in April due to a possible quality issue.
2021-06-12
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Canadian politician arrested for violating public health act
Ottawa, June 12 (IANS) Maxime Bernier, leader of People's Party of Canada, was arrested for violating a public health act in Manitoba province.
2021-06-12
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Canada looking to ease curbs in stages from July
Ottawa, June 10 (IANS) Canadian Health Minister Patty Hajdu announced that the country is looking to ease some Covid-19 restrictions in stages, starting in early July.
2021-06-10
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Indian students paying $4K for one-way fare to land in Canada
Toronto, June 7 (IANS) Despite a ban on direct international flights from India by Canada to check the spread of the new Delta variant of Coronavirus, Indian passengers and students are still landing in Toronto and other airports.
2021-06-07
Category: International, Canada,National,Education
Covid-19 pandemic spiked postpartum mental health visits by 30%
Toronto, June 7 (IANS) Mental health visits for new mothers were 30 per cent higher during the Covid-19 pandemic than before it, particularly in the first three months after giving birth, revealed a new research.
2021-06-07
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Toronto-based Tamil rapper Shan Vincent de Paul drops new single 'Savage'
Toronto, June 4 (IANS) Toronto-based Tamil artiste Shan Vincent de Paul on Friday released "Savage", the new single of his third studio album, "Made In Jaffna".
2021-06-04
Category: International, Canada,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Ex-Canadian Senator urges independent probe over indigenous residential schools
Ottawa, June 4 (IANS) Former Canadian Senator Murray Sinclair has called for an independent investigation into the sites of indigenous residential schools across the country.
2021-06-04
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Punjabi man held for murdering wife in Canada
Toronto, June 3 (IANS) A 64-year-old Punjabi man has been arrested for the alleged murder of his wife in Brampton city in the Toronto suburbs.
2021-06-03
Category: International, Canada,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Explained: How oxygen levels decline in Covid-19 patients
Toronto, June 3 (IANS) SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing Covid-19, infects immature red blood cells (RBC), reducing oxygen in the blood and impairing the immune response, say researchers.
2021-06-03
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Canada govt announces funds to help locate dead indigenous kids
Ottawa, June 3 (IANS) The Canadian government has announced a C$27 million funding to assist indigenous communities to locate more indigenous children who died at residential schools in the country.
2021-06-03
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Canadians fear discovery of more school graves, UN urges probe
Toronto, June 2 (IANS) As Canadians fear discovery of more graves of indigenous children after the remains of 215 kids were found from the grounds of a former native school, the UN has called for an "exhaustive investigation" into the tragedy.
2021-06-02
Category: International, Canada,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Vitamin D may not protect from Covid infection or severity
Toronto, June 2 (IANS) Genetic evidence does not support vitamin D as a protective measure against Covid-19, say researchers.
2021-06-02
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Canada allows mixing and matching Covid vaccines
Ottawa, June 2 (IANS) Canada's National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) has announced its updated guidance to allow mixing and matching approved Covid-19 vaccines in most scenarios.
2021-06-02
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Trudeau vows further actions over discovery of indigenous kids' remains
Ottawa, June 1 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that his government will take further actions in response to the discovery of the remains of 215 children in a former residential school in Kamloops city.
2021-06-01
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Canada lowers flags to commemorate deaths of Indigenous kids
Ottawa, May 31 (IANS) The Canadian government lowered flags at half-mast to commemorate the deaths of 215 Indigenous children whose remains were found in a former residential school in Kamloops city last week.
2021-05-31
Category: International, Canada,Politics
This cheap, oral anti-inflammatory drug can reduce Covid severity
Toronto, May 30 (IANS) An inexpensive, readily available oral anti-inflammatory drug can reduce the risk of hospitalisation and death for some patients with Covid-19, according to a study.
2021-05-30
Category: International, Canada,Science/Tech,Health/Medicine
Remains of 215 indigenous kids found at former Canada residential school
Ottawa, May 29 (IANS) The remains of 215 indigenous children were discovered at a former residential school in Kamloops in western Canada, authorities said, adding an investigation into the matter has been launched.
2021-05-29
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Trudeau apologises for internment of Italian Canadians during WW2
Ottawa, May 28 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has delivered a formal apology for the internment of Italian Canadians during the Second World War.
2021-05-28
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Professional draft finalises squads for Windies domestic cricket
St. John's (Antigua), May 26 (IANS) Batsmen Jyd Goolie and Kirstan Kallicharan, who were part of West Indies under-19 World Cup-winning team in 2016, were picked by Trinidad and Tobago during Cricket West Indies' (CWI) Professional Cricketers Draft for the 2021-2022 season.
2021-05-26
Category: International, Canada,Sports,Cricket
New faster, cheaper & portable Covid test developed
Toronto, May 23 (IANS) A team of Canadian researchers has developed a new faster, cheaper Covid-19 test that could be deployed in remote locations, clinics and airports due to its ease of use and portability.
2021-05-23
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine