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Indian Origin Canadian Gets “Trumped”; Not Allowed to Enter US
An Indian-origin Canadian citizen was barred from entering the US and told to get a valid visa if she wanted to cross the border, a media report said on Wednesday. Manpreet Kooner, who lives in Canadian city of Montreal, said she was turned away at a crossing along the Quebec-Vermont border on Su..
Trump Vows To Deal With North Korea ‘Very Strongly’
Washington: US President Donald Trump on Monday vowed to deal with North Korea "very strongly", calling the Asian country a "big, big problem". Trump made the remark at a joint press conference with visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, after North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile ..
BlackBerry Partners With Optiemus To Manufacture Handsets In India
Canadian mobile maker BlackBerry on Monday announced its partnership with Optiemus, a Delhi-based telecom enterprise to licence software and services for the production of secure Android handsets in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh. Under the terms of the agreement, BlackBerry will licence ..
5 Dead In Quebec Mosque Attack
At least four persons were killed in an attack on a mosque in the Canadian city of Quebec, a media report said on Monday. La Presse newspaper said in its digital edition that at around 9.15 p.m. on Sunday, a suspect was located by the police on one of the city's bridges, Efe news reported. IANS..
Canadian PM Will Not Attend Trump Inauguration Ceremony
Toronto: The Canadian Prime Minister will not attend the inauguration of the US President-elect on January 20 in Washington. Instead of going to Washington to participate in Trump's inauguration ceremony, Justin Trudeau will be on a tour of Canada, holding meetings with the population of the coun..
Greece Bids Farewell to Leonard Cohen
Athens: Greeks joined the fans worldwide to mourn the death of Leonard Cohen who died on Friday, as the Canadian songwriter who put his own mark in the history of music had special ties with the Hydra island for decades. "There is art that expresses its era and art that transcends it. We will not..
Raonic, Berdych Advance to Last 16 at ATP Paris Masters
Paris: Fourth seed Milos Raonic hit 17 aces to beat Pablo Carreno Busta 7-6 (5), 6-4 for a berth into the last 16 of the ATP Paris Masters. The 25-year-old Canadian, who received a bye into the second-round contest, took one hour and 14 minutes here on Tuesday to see off the world No. 31 Spaniard..
Sania Knocked Out of Women’s Doubles at US Open
New York: Seventh seeds Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova were beaten 6-7 (3), 1-6 by top seeds Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic in the women's doubles quarter-finals of the US Open, thereby ending India's campaign in the tennis tournament. Sania Mirza was India's last representative at the..
Rio Olympics: Mixed Day for Golfers Chawrasia, Lahiri
Rio de Janeiro: India's golfers Anirban Lahiri and S.S.P. Chawrasia scored three-over 74 and 71 respectively in the opening round of the Olympic Games here on Thursday. World No.69 Lahiri got off to a poor start as he bogeyed the first hole. He continued to struggle by making bogeys on the sixth,..
Russia to be Barred from 2016 Paralympics: IPC President
Rio de Janeiro: The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) on Sunday confirmed a blanket ban on Russia from competing at the 2016 Games. The decision was taken following a recommendation from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to ban Russia's Paralympics team from the event. The Paralympic Gam..