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S’pore condemns shootings

Singapore has condemned the shootings that took place at Canada’s war memorial and Parliament in the capital of Ottawa on Wednesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said...

Terror fears bring Ottawa to a standstill

Terror fears bring Ottawa to a standstill

OTTAWA — The normally bustling streets near Canada’s Parliament were transformed on Wednesday as thousands of government workers were kept inside their buildings for hours while...

Canada attack stirs terror fears

Canada attack stirs terror fears

OTTAWA (Ontario) — Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was being targeted for reprisals for joining...

Gallery: Terror strikes at heart of Canada

Terror strikes at heart of Canada

OTTAWA — At least two unidentified gunmen traumatised the heart of the Canadian government yesterday, killing a soldier guarding the National War Memorial and then entering the...

Gallery: Cadaver dog work more accepted by cops, courts

Cadaver dog work more accepted by cops, courts

BENTON — Increasingly, police investigators and courts are putting their faith in four-legged tools — canines that can detect even small particles of human remains.

Nobel laureate to be honoured in Philadelphia

Nobel laureate to be honoured in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — When Ms Malala Yousafzai visits Philadelphia to accept an award for her efforts to promote girls’ education, she will do so as the world’s youngest Nobel laureate.

US man charged with killing Saudi college student

US man charged with killing Saudi college student

SAN FERNANDO, California — A US man was charged yesterday (Oct 20) with killing a Saudi Arabian college student whose body was found along a desert freeway, nearly 241km from...

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