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Canada surpasses 120,000 COVID-19 cases - Health Agencies

Toronto/Sputnik: The number of COVID-19 cases in Canada has surpassed 120,000 with more than 8,980 deaths, government data revealed on Tuesday.

Canada: Ottawa police hate crime unit investigates a man's vulgar abuses at McKenna's office

Ottawa/IBNS:  Investigation by the Ottawa police hate crimes unit is underway after a man screamed last week vulgar abuses outside Infrastructure and Communities Minister Catherine McKenna's constituency office, media reports said. 

Canada vows to take countermeasures after US re-imposes 10-pct aluminum tariff

Ottawa/Xinhua: Canada has vowed to take countermeasures after U.S. President Donald Trump announced the decision to re-impose a 10-percent tariff on Canadian aluminum imports citing national security concerns.

Trudeau Says Canada Stands Ready to Help to Lebanon Following Beirut Explosion

Toronto/Sputnik: Canada stands ready to assist Lebanon in the aftermath of an explosion in Beirut earlier on Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a statement.

Air Transat to cancel most winter flights from Western Canada to US, sun terminus

Ottawa/IBNS: Air Transat has planned to cancel most of the winter flights from Western Canada to sun destinations and the United States, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with fully refunding all en route travellers, media reports said.

Canada: Ontario gives green signal to Toronto, Peel Region to move to Stage 3 of Covid-19 recovery plan

Ottawa/IBNS:  With Ontario's fewest number of new cases since March 23,  and in consultation with its health officials and experts, Ontario administration gave a green signal this morning to Toronto and Peel Region to move into Stage 3 of Ontario's COVID-19 recovery plan this Friday, media reports said.

Canada launches inquiry into April mass shooting: Public Safety Minister

Toronto/Sputnik: The Canadian government has ordered a full public inquiry into the April 18 mass shooting in the province of Nova Scotia, Public Safety Minister Bill Blair said in a statement.

Huawei CFO Meng asks Canadian court to stay extradition process

Ottawa/UNI: Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou's lawyers on Friday applied to a Canadian court for a stay in the proceedings for her extradition to the United States.

Alberta's last two weeks' COVID-19 new cases are maximum per capita of all provinces: Federal data

Alberta/IBNS: Alberta's new cases of COVID-19 from July 7 to 21 are maximum per capita, of all provinces, according to federally compiled data, media reports said.

Canada: Uyghur victims narrate about Chinese atrocities to House of Commons

Ottawa: The House of Commons of Canada on Monday discussed the human rights situation of Uyghurs in China’s Xinjiang province where the experts discussed the threats faced by the people belonging to the minority community in the country.

Canada: Witness amazed how anyone could survive Alberta bus crash that killed 3, injured 24

Alberta/IBNS: A witness, Vanja Krtolica, to a Jul 18 fatal bus crash in Jasper National Park, Alberta that killed three and injured 24, expressed surprise how anyone could survive after the glacier sightseeing bus rolled four or five times in the Alberta park, reported CBC News.

Canada: Vancouver's St. Paul's Hospital's neonatal intensive care unit hit by COVID-19 outbreak

British Columbia,/IBNS: A COVID-19 outbreak has been detected in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at St. Paul's Hospital in Canada's Vancouver, according to a notice from Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), media reports said.

Canada: Ontario Provincial Police charge Florida couple for not self-isolating after entering Canada

North Bay,Ontario/IBNS: A senior couple from Florida, United States (U.S.) has been charged for failing to self-isolate after entering Canada, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) told media. 

Family of Canadian child stranded in Syria files lawsuit against Government

Ottawa/Sputnik: A Canadian family on Wednesday sued the federal government for failing to repatriate their child from a Syrian refugee camp, court documents revealed.

Canada: Vast majority of Ontario to enter Stage 3 of reopening, Premier Doug Ford announces

Ottawa/IBNS:  In his daily news briefings, Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced that the vast majority of Canada's Ontario, which include twenty-four regions, would be able to enter Stage 3 of reopening this Friday.