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Canadian lake shows start of Anthropocene era: Scientists

A group of scientists has presented Canada's Crawford Lake as the best example of humanity's destabilizing impact on the environment.

Scientists have presented Canada's Crawford Lake as evidence of human activity's devastating impact on the environment. (AFP)
Published on Jul 12, 2023 12:44 PM IST
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People at a bachelor's party in Ontario salvage sinking plane

South Simcoe Police revealed an incident involving partygoers who found themselves engaged in a rescue mission to salvage a sinking plane.

Partgoers salvage a sinking plane in Ontario.(Facebook/@South Simcoe Police)
Published on Jun 08, 2023 07:46 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

Which are Canada's top five happiest cities?

Interestingly, all the five cities happen to be in the Southern part of Ontario.

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Published on Jun 02, 2023 05:00 PM IST
ByAdarsh Kumar Gupta

Minor earthquake rumbles upstate New York

The US Geological Survey reported that the earthquake struck at 2:10 pm with an epicentre about 10 miles (16 kilometers) south of Watertown.

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Published on Apr 24, 2023 03:43 AM IST

‘We condemn it, seek action’: India on vandalisation of Hindu temple in Canada

The temple was vandalised with anti-Hindu and anti-India graffiti, with the incident being described by local police as a “hate-motivated incident”.

The Windsor Police released a video footage of a man vandalising the temple in what was described by the police as ”hate-motivated graffiti”. (Screengrab/WindsorPolice)
Updated on Apr 06, 2023 10:19 PM IST

Another Hindu temple vandalised in Canada’s Ontario province

The target of the vandalism was the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in the town of Windsor in the province of Ontario.

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Updated on Apr 05, 2023 11:42 PM IST

India flags vandalisation of Mahatma Gandhi statues to Canadian government

The latest such incident involved the decapitation of a Mahatma Gandhi sculpture located on the campus of the Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia. That incident occurred last Monday

The bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the Simon Fraser University campus in Burnaby, British Columbia that was garlanded on October 2 every year. (Supplied photo)
Updated on Apr 02, 2023 02:22 PM IST

4 Indians now confirmed dead in human smuggling operation at Canada-US border: Police

In an update, the Akwesasne Mohawk Police said, “The identities of the four Indian nationals have not yet been confirmed and next of kin have not yet been notified. Until confirmed, names will not be released to the public.”

Police and firemen continue their search at the marshland in Akwesasne, Quebec, Canada, on Friday. (REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 02, 2023 05:16 PM IST

2 more bodies found at US-Canada border, taking migrant death toll at 8

With the discovery of two more bodies on Friday, the death toll from a human smuggling operation from Canada to the United States, reached eight. The deceased in the tragedy include a family from India.

Police and firemen carry a bag off their search boat from the marshland in Akwesasne, Quebec, Canada March 31, 2023. (REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 01, 2023 04:38 PM IST

Bodies of two Romanian, Indian families trying to enter US from Canada found

The corpses of six unidentified persons, including an Indian family, were discovered in an area along the border between Canada and the United States.

Migrants seen at the US border. (AFP Representational)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 10:44 PM IST

Six bodies recovered from Canada near US border

The corpses of six unidentified persons were discovered on Thursday in an area along the border between Canada and the United States.

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Updated on Mar 31, 2023 03:35 PM IST

Canada: Ontario ups foreign home buyers speculation tax from 20% to 25%

The 25% tax rate would be applicable across the province and is designed to discourage foreign speculation in Ontario's housing market, the provincial government said in the statement.

Housing prices surged more than 50% during the COVID-19 pandemic, driven by low interest rates. (Reuters)
Published on Oct 26, 2022 12:45 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

Over 200,000 people left without electricity in Canada's Ontario

The local power company said that crews were responding to outages affecting over 200,000 consumers as strong winds gusting up to 90 or 100 kilometres per hour have caused broken poles and fallen trees on lines.

The power company said that outages and damage are significant, and it expects customers in the hardest-hit areas to be without power overnight.(Twitter / Hydro One)
Published on Dec 12, 2021 02:41 PM IST

Hundreds take part in funeral of Canadian Muslim family killed in truck attack

The hour-long ceremony started after the four coffins draped in Canadian flags rolled into the compound of the Islamic Centre of Southwest Ontario, and ended with prayers and condolences offered by religious and community leaders.

The funeral procession later proceeded for a private burial. In picture - Flag-wrapped coffins are seen outside the Islamic Centre of Southwest Ontario.(Reuters)
Published on Jun 13, 2021 01:37 AM IST
Reuters | , London, Ontario
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