By Associated Press | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Toronto
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2020 06:23 AM IST
Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dominic LeBlanc said the measure will be implemented in the next few days.
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 11:47 PM IST
In an open letter, a group of organisations has urged the Canadian government “to undertake immediate and thorough investigation, bring the perpetrators to justice, and take diplomatic and political course of action in case any foreign country or group were found to be involved in the brutal murder of human rights activist (Karima Baloch)”
By HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 01:56 PM IST
Karima Baloch, a former chairperson of the Baloch Students Organization-Azad (BSO-Azad), is the second prominent Baloch campaigner to be found dead in a foreign country this year
By Associated Press | Posted by Nishtha Grover | Toronto
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 07:47 AM IST
On Monday, it was announced that Ontario will go on a province-wide shutdown from December 26 to January 23 in order to flatten the epidemic curve. However, health officials were angry at the delay and said that it was ridiculous to wait until the day after Christmas to shut down.
By Srimoyee Chowdhury | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 09:44 AM IST
Based on the Ahir Bhairav raaga, the bandish Albela Sajan has been spontaneously infused with the Marathi folk dance number Apsaara Ali.
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya , edited by Vinod Janardhanan | Hindustan Times, Toronto
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2020 01:27 PM IST
Latest modelling figures from health authorities projected that Canada could see 60,000 cases per day if the current level of contact between people increased, and around 20,000 if they were maintained.
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2020 06:35 AM IST
Chrystia Freeland is the first high-profile Canadian to have quarantined after receiving a notification on the Covid app launched by the government.
By Asian News International| Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri | Toronto
PUBLISHED ON OCT 25, 2020 03:14 PM IST
The diaspora called this day a Black Day in humanity’s history,the protesters chanted ‘Band Kero Band Kero, Pakistan Dehshat Gardi Band Kero” (Pakistan! Stop Terrorism), “Kashmir Gilgit Baltistan,Sab hei Hindustan.”
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 09:35 PM IST
While the Chinese flag was hoisted near City Hall in Toronto, the event was marked by the city’s Mayor John Tory absence.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 29, 2020 06:52 AM IST
It’s a reversal of fortune for a country that avoided the summertime spike that hit the US As the pandemic got worse in Sun Belt states, a largely compliant Canadian population hunkered down and wore masks.
By Anupama Chopra | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 10:49 AM IST
Even with its digital screenings and shrunken line-up, TIFF felt like a minor miracle; a reminder that storytelling never stops.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2020 11:02 AM IST
Ian Bawa’s film is about the relationship between a weightlifter and his father. TIFF official Lisa Haller described it as “an endearing portrait” of a father-son bond
By Bloomberg | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta | Toronto
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 11:14 AM IST
For the 45th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival, organisers look to more hybrid solutions, keeping in mind the coronavirus pandemic and employ the use of drive-in and outdoor theatre screenings instead of tradition in-person viewings.
How the Toronto International Film Festival is adapting to the new normal, via drive-in screenings and open air theatres
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2020 02:14 PM IST
Unlike previous years stars will be unable to visit Toronto in person due to mandatory quarantine requirements but they will make appearances to interact with audiences on the digital platform.
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Toronto
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 09:14 AM IST
Eight men were arrested on the day of the Sikh group’s Punjab referendum march in Toronto and a firearm was recovered from their vehicle.
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya | Edited by Prashasti Singh | Hindustan Times, Toronto
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 07:22 AM IST
This air bubble for India will be the fifth of its kind, as the country has similar arrangements in place with the United States, United Kingdom, Germany and France.
By HT Correspondent | Associated Press, New York
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 05:07 PM IST
Not only will this year’s TIFF be smaller, it will include features like virtual red carpet premieres and drive-in screenings.
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Hindustan Times, Toronto
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 07:45 AM IST
Canadians should look for a safe way to socialise and engage in physical activities, said chief public health officer Dr Theresa Tam.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 11:34 PM IST
These flights will be scheduled between June 9 and June 30 to cities including New York, Newark, Chicago, Washington, San Francisco, Vancouver and Toronto.
By Anirudh Bhattacharya | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi | Hindustan Times, Toronto
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2020 09:01 AM IST
In a rampage on February 24, the youth allegedly murdered 24-year-old Ashley Noell Arzaga at the Crown Spa in Toronto.
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya | Edited by: Prashasti Singh | Hindustan Times, Toronto
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 02:07 PM IST
According to a new public opinion poll, Canadian favourability towards China is “at a new low.”
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2020 02:04 PM IST
Recently, for the Read A Letter initiative, she shared the story of how she managed to escape the coronavirus scare.
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya | Hindustan Times,
PUBLISHED ON APR 17, 2020 10:04 PM IST
India’s Consulate in Toronto released this data to media in Canada including those serving the diaspora community, among a number of other presentations relating to the country’s effort in minimising the impact of Covid-19.
Indian-origin doctor from Canada tests positive for coronavirus, kept in isolation at Lucknow’s KGMU
By Press Trust of India | Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAR 12, 2020 02:26 PM IST
The 35-year-old doctor of Indian origin is based in Toronto, Canada and had arrived here on March 8. She was tested positive on Wednesday night and her samples have been sent for reconfirmation to NIV, Dr Himanshu said.
By Agence France-Presse | Montreal
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2020 10:55 AM IST
Police by Saturday still had not given any information on the victims’ identities or a possible motive, only saying that the violence happened in an Airbnb online rental downtown.
By AFP | Wellington
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2019 11:57 AM IST
The Canadian 19-year-old sensation, who rocketed through the rankings from 152 to number five in the world this year and referred to 2019 as her “Cinderella story”, was billed as the top-seed in Auckland.
UPDATED ON NOV 07, 2019 10:40 AM IST
The music producer and fashion mogul is making a foray into residential development by partnering with two local firms to help design a dual-tower condo project in Canada’s most populous city.
By Reuters | TORONTO
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.
Priyanka Chopra gets emotional as she hugs director Shonali Bose at TIFF premiere of The Sky Is Pink, watch
By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON SEP 14, 2019 05:35 PM IST
Priyanka Chopra could not control her tears as The Sky Is Pink had a warm reception at the world premiere at Toronto International Film Festival 2019.
By Associated Press | TORONTO
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2019 03:50 PM IST
She has written more than 40 books — novels, story collections, essays and poems — and her awards include the Booker Prize for The Blind Assassin and Canada’s Giller Prize for Alias Grace.