Tag Archives: Canada

07May/17

Cuba holds first transgender Mass

MATANZAS, CUBA (MAY 5, 2016) (REUTERS) – For decades belonging to a religion and being anything but heterosexual was stigmatized in Communist-ruled, macho Cuba, making the Mass held by three transgender pastors in the western Cuban city of Matanzas all the more groundbreaking.
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27Apr/17

Trump open to renegotiating NAFTA

U.S. President Donald Trump says he is open to renegotiating NAFTA with Canada and Mexico, rather than scrapping the pact.

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13Apr/17

Didier Drogba has signed as a player-owner for Phoenix Rising in the United Soccer League according to the team’s website

Ex-Chelsea striker joins Phoenix Rising as player and co-owner taking the next step in his career
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10Apr/17

Mexico, USA and Canada announce joint World Cup bid

U.S. Federation head says Trump backs bid despite anti-Mexican rhetoric

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21Mar/17

After tasting success at home, Malawi winery looks to foreign markets

Linga fruit wines are produced from eight types of fruits locally grown by smallholder farmers in Malawi. The fruit wine brand started in 2006, has grown popular at home over the years and has now found its market in the United Kingdom with prospects the demand could grow to other countries in the future.

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28Feb/17

Door knocks in the dark: The Canadian town on front line of Trump migrant crackdown

The Canadian town of Emerson, Manitoba has become the front line of an emerging political crisis that is testing Canada’s will to welcome asylum seekers
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16Feb/17

Trump says he is the ‘least racist person’

“Number one, I am the least anti-Semitic person that you’ve ever seen in your entire life. Number two, racism, the least racist person,” says U.S. President Donald Trump when questioned by reporters at the White House. Continue reading

15Feb/17

Trump wall doesn’t stop Siemens Mexico deal

Siemens has signed a cooperation agreement to expand investments across numerous enterprises in Mexico. As Ciara Lee reports, the German industrial group hasn’t been put off by Trump’s plans to build walls and impose border taxes. Continue reading

30Jan/17

Resident ‘shocked’ over deadly shooting at Quebec City mosque

A resident living near the Quebec City Mosque where six people were shot to death say he is “shocked” at the news of the deadly attack. Continue reading