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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a Covid-19 pandemic briefing from Rideau Cottage in Ottawa.(AFP file)

Canada may roll out Covid vaccines next week

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya , edited by Vinod Janardhanan
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2020 12:46 PM IST
The vaccines could be made available as early as next week, depending on approval from Health Canada. That department’s chief medical officer, Dr Supriya Sharma, has said it may be possible this very week.
A Canada flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario.(REUTERS/ FILE)
A Canada flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario.(REUTERS/ FILE)

India’s missions in Canada launch outreach campaign on farmers’ protest

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2020 10:51 PM IST
Pro-Khalistan groups such as Sikhs for Justice and Shiromani Akali Dal-Amritsar Canada have also joined the agitators in Canada
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau returns to Rideau cottage following a bi-weekly news conference on the Covid-19 pandemic in Ottawa, Ontario, on November 27, 2020.(AP)
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau returns to Rideau cottage following a bi-weekly news conference on the Covid-19 pandemic in Ottawa, Ontario, on November 27, 2020.(AP)

Justin Trudeau’s office mistakenly sends out statement rebuking Oppn leader in a conversation before it actually happened

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
PUBLISHED ON NOV 28, 2020 01:47 PM IST
The actual account of the conversation was far more amicable, as it read that they “discussed the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as vaccine distribution in Canada”
Pedestrians wearing protective masks cross a street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on November 13.(Bloomberg)
Pedestrians wearing protective masks cross a street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on November 13.(Bloomberg)

Canada sees onset of winter surge as key provinces report record spikes in Covid-19 cases

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2020 06:25 PM IST
More cases were reported in several provinces than even at the height of the onset of the coronavirus pandemic this spring
Interestingly, Yasmin Ratansi had recently moved a petition in the House of Commons to criticise the Indian government over its actions in Jammu & Kashmir.(Twitter)
Interestingly, Yasmin Ratansi had recently moved a petition in the House of Commons to criticise the Indian government over its actions in Jammu & Kashmir.(Twitter)

Indian-origin Canadian MP quits over breach of ethics

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya , edited by Vinod Janardhanan
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2020 01:06 PM IST
Interestingly, Ratansi had recently moved a petition in the House of Commons to criticise the Indian government over its actions in Jammu & Kashmir.
A file photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.(AFP file)
A file photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.(AFP file)

Canada passes 10,000 deaths due to Covid-19 pandemic

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2020 11:47 AM IST
Fatalities reached 10,000 on Tuesday, with an additional 28 deaths reported in the country, while the total confirmed cases spiked to 222,654, an increase of over 20% over the past fortnight.
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on October 21.(REUTERS)
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on October 21.(REUTERS)

Snap polls averted after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s party defeats motion seeking probe into corruption

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
PUBLISHED ON OCT 22, 2020 12:21 PM IST
The motion was opposed by 180 MPs - including the Liberal caucus as well as members of the New Democratic Party (NDP), Greens and two Independents - with 146 supporting it, comprising the two largest opposition groupings, the Conservatives and the Bloc Quebecois
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau listens to a question as he takes part in a press conference in Ottawa on October 13.(AP)
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau listens to a question as he takes part in a press conference in Ottawa on October 13.(AP)

Justin Trudeau’s party counters opposition’s WE probe move with snap poll threat

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
PUBLISHED ON OCT 20, 2020 11:34 AM IST
Liberal Party has pitched the possibility of calling snap elections if the opposition goes ahead with an attempt to form a parliamentary body to examine potential corruption and conflict of interest related to the grant of a billion-dollar project to a charity with links to the PM and his family
People wear face masks as they walk along a street in Montreal, Canada.(AP)
People wear face masks as they walk along a street in Montreal, Canada.(AP)

Mask norms relaxed for Sikhs in Canadian police

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 09:36 PM IST
“We asked the RCMP to review its policies to make sure that this example of systemic racism is put aside,” said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference at a cabinet retreat in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on September 14.(Reuters file)
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference at a cabinet retreat in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on September 14.(Reuters file)

Parts of Canada already in second wave of Covid-19, says PM Trudeau

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2020 12:16 PM IST
Public health authorities have already stated the resurgence was real but stopped short of describing it as a second wave. But Trudeau defined it as such.
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Canada’s Quebec launching ‘values test’ for migrants

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Toronto
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2019 11:22 PM IST
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Punjabi songs add spice to Canada poll campaign

Hindustan Times, MUKTSAR | By Sarbmeet Singh, Muktsar
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2019 10:52 PM IST
A song titled ‘Yaad Rakhio’ is getting popular on the social media
This month, a 17-year-old was killed by gunfire and five other people were wounded in a community just outside of Toronto, and two days later another person was killed in a shooting on a major highway.(HT image)
This month, a 17-year-old was killed by gunfire and five other people were wounded in a community just outside of Toronto, and two days later another person was killed in a shooting on a major highway.(HT image)

Canada’s Trudeau pledges assault rifle ban, pivots campaign amid blackface scandal

TORONTO | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2019 10:22 PM IST
Trudeau is campaigning in Toronto with less than five weeks to go before the Oct. 21 national election and two days after bombshell images of him in blackface emerged.
Here’s what to watch, tap, follow this week
Here’s what to watch, tap, follow this week

Justin Trudeau’s policies, a feminist library on this week’s Brunch WTF

Hindustan Times | By Team HT Brunch
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 07:30 PM IST
Curating the best of the Internet for your Sunday viewing benefits
Chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday lambasted the Canadian government for its overt and covert support to the Khalistani movement.(HT File Photo)
Chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday lambasted the Canadian government for its overt and covert support to the Khalistani movement.(HT File Photo)

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh slams Canada for support to Khalistan movement

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 11:26 AM IST
Pointing out that he himself had been raising the issue with the Canadian government, CM Singh noted that he had given a list of wanted terrorists in Canada to PM Trudeau during his visit last year.
Quebec has passed a restrictive secularism bill that will prohibit certain categories of public servants from displaying visible symbols of faith like the Sikh turban or Muslim hijab.(HT File photo/Representative Image)
Quebec has passed a restrictive secularism bill that will prohibit certain categories of public servants from displaying visible symbols of faith like the Sikh turban or Muslim hijab.(HT File photo/Representative Image)

Ban on hijab, turban for government staff in Quebec

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2019 10:29 AM IST
The controversial ‘Bill 21’ was passed on Sunday after a marathon sitting of Quebec’s National Assembly, with 75 votes in favour and 35 against.
Trump had rolled out his “Buy American, Hire American” initiative some months before(AP)
Trump had rolled out his “Buy American, Hire American” initiative some months before(AP)

Opinion | Trump’s America may be driving Indians out

Hindustan Times | By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2019 08:02 AM IST
One of the world’s leading job sites, Indeed, reported this week that Indians showed a decline in interest in US tech jobs in the first quarter of 2019 as compared to the same period in 2018, based on the number of clicks originating there on links to postings on its website
Prime Minister Trudeau vowed to develop and implement a national action plan to prevent future violence.(Reuters File Photo)
Prime Minister Trudeau vowed to develop and implement a national action plan to prevent future violence.(Reuters File Photo)

‘Women’s rights slipping, gender equality under attack’: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau

Vancouver, Canada | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 10:20 AM IST
The conference was opened by a procession of indigenous men and women, clad in traditional clothing, some wearing red in memory of murdered and missing girls and women.
Only 8% of girls and women live in countries ranked “good”. No country achieved an “excellent” score, while the global average was “poor”.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Only 8% of girls and women live in countries ranked “good”. No country achieved an “excellent” score, while the global average was “poor”.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

No country will meet gender equality gap within 2030: Reports

Vancouver | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2019 08:47 PM IST
Speakers include the founder of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, a Nigerian woman kidnapped by Boko Haram jihadists and a Pakistani squash champion who evaded the Taliban by living as a boy.
Singh protested the Trudeau administration’s decision, saying it “succumbed to domestic political pressure”.(AFP FILE PHOTO)
Singh protested the Trudeau administration’s decision, saying it “succumbed to domestic political pressure”.(AFP FILE PHOTO)

Punjab slams Canada over Sikh extremism

Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2019 11:59 PM IST
Amarinder said the “knee-jerk decision” by the ruling Canadian Liberal Party was aimed at protecting its political interests in an election year.
These are the findings of a national survey by the not-for-profit, non-partisan public opinion research foundation Angus Reid Institute.(HT File)
These are the findings of a national survey by the not-for-profit, non-partisan public opinion research foundation Angus Reid Institute.(HT File)

Canada PM Trudeau is still top choice, NDP’s Jagmeet Singh lags behind according to a popularity survey

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya, Toronto
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2018 09:22 AM IST
According to the results, 79% of Liberal supporters describe Trudeau as “good” or “very good” as a leader, while for Scheer and Singh, the figures are 65% and 47%.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shake hands before a meeting at Hyderabad house in New Delhi on February 23(AFP File)
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shake hands before a meeting at Hyderabad house in New Delhi on February 23(AFP File)

Jaspal Atwal row: Meeting of Indian, Canadian foreign ministers called off

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya, Toronto
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2018 12:38 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj had been expected to meet Canadian foreign minister Chrystia Freeland in the last week of April for a dialogue after the latter invited her to Ottawa.
Jaspal Atwal, a convicted Khalistani terrorist , photographed with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie Trudeau at an event in Mumbai on February 20.(ANI File Photo)
Jaspal Atwal, a convicted Khalistani terrorist , photographed with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie Trudeau at an event in Mumbai on February 20.(ANI File Photo)

Former Sikh militant apologises for causing embarrassment to Trudeau in India

Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2018 09:01 PM IST
Jaspal Atwal says he renounces any form of terrorism and has reconciled with India now.
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