Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Ethiopian migrants die off Tanzania coast trying to sail to South Africa: police

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Seven Ethiopian migrants drowned after a boat carrying 13 people capsized off the coast of Tanzania while en route...

Fisheries minister meets with stakeholders to discuss right whale protections

The federal fisheries minister met with fishermen, industry representatives and marine scientists Tuesday to discuss the impact of restrictions put in place to protect...

France’s niqab ban violates human rights, UN panel says

The UN Human Rights Committee says that France's ban on the niqab was a violation of human rights and called on the...

Email scammers con Nunavut corporation out of $300K

The Nunavut Resources Corp. is out around $300,000 after months of falling victim to an email scam. It started last December, according to the corporation's chief...

Proposed oilsands mine poses ‘high mortality risk’ to bison and birds, Environment Canada says

Environment and Climate Change Canada raised a litany of concerns with Teck Resources's proposed Frontier Oilsands mine during the last week of hearings. Environment Canada...

Turkish President Erdogan: Jamal Khashoggi's Death Was A 'Planned Operation'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday offered more details of how More Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday offered more details of how Saudi journalist Jamal...

Barack Obama Bashes He Who Shall Not Be Named With 'Fact-Based Reality' Speech

Former President Barack Obama may not have mentioned his successor, President More Former President Barack Obama may not have mentioned his successor, President Donald Trump, by...

Car bomb kills six, wounds 30 near Iraq’s Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - At least six people were killed, including two soldiers, and 30 wounded in a car bomb blast in the northern...

Cellphone retailers fail mystery shopping test, researchers plan to tell CRTC inquiry

When Sean Grassie​, Kristianne Anor and Tara Hristov headed to cellphone retailers in the Ottawa area recently, they weren't your average customers looking for a cellphone plan — they...

Greek ambassador summoned to Turkish foreign ministry: CNN Turk

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey’s foreign ministry summoned the Greek ambassador, private broadcaster CNN Turk said on Tuesday. It did not provide additional details. The ministry...