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Feb 04, 2011 13:30 EST
Al Qaeda in Africa was strengthened by a ransom paid for the release of two Canadian hostages two years ago, a newly released US diplomatic cable suggested on Friday.
Feb 03, 2011 17:27 EST
Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon on Thursday called on Egypt's military to guarantee the safety of foreign reporters covering clashes between partisans and opponents of Egypt's embattled president.
Jan 26, 2011 16:58 EST
The billionaire brother-in-law of ousted Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was being sought by Interpol on Wednesday after reportedly fleeing to Canada with his family.
Jan 14, 2011 18:49 EST
Toronto author and economist Jeff Rubin says triple-digit oil prices are a given this year, a move that could send the global economy back into recession. Fortunately, some say he may be wrong. . Economist-turned-author Jeff Rubin is once again telling the world to brace for triple digit oil prices, a scenario that would have major implications for key commodities and the Canadian dollar, which could easily hit US$1.20 against its U.S. counterpart, he says.
Jan 06, 2011 10:05 EST
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Dec 08, 2010 18:23 EST
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts From Recent Editorials in Newspapers in the US and Abroad. Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:
Dec 05, 2010 15:21 EST
PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters demanding the annulment of Haiti's elections marched in the capital for the second time in days on Sunday, clashing with riot police and stoking tensions ahead of results expected on Tuesday.
Nov 06, 2010 18:53 EDT
The leaders are to meet in Lisbon on November 19-20 to map out the future of the 61-year-old alliance. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will also attend the talks expected to touch on missile defense.
Oct 28, 2010 16:18 EDT
TORONTO (Reuters) - Potash Corp <POT.TO> reported results and a forecast that blew past expectations on Thursday, but its stock dropped on an unconfirmed report that Canada may block BHP Billiton's <BHP.AX> $39 billion hostile bid.
Oct 26, 2010 04:30 EDT
What are witnessing is the return to gold as money after decades of suppression . The connotation of "foothills" is a perfect way of stating precisely where we are at in the collapse of the U.S.dollar based global financial system and the return of the king, gold, as money.
Oct 22, 2010 13:45 EDT
In its unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court said lower courts must "balance the importance of disclosure to the administration of justice against the public interest in maintaining journalist-source confidentiality."
Oct 14, 2010 15:57 EDT
Canada's failed bid for a rotating seat on the UN Security Council has frayed a key alliance with India, Canadian media said Thursday.
Oct 11, 2010 18:29 EDT
An aviation row has forced Canada to prepare the evacuation of a military base in the United Arab Emirates, a key supply route to Afghanistan, Canadian Defense Minister Peter MacKay said Monday.
Oct 10, 2010 18:43 EDT
Canada's ties with the United Arab Emirates will be "affected" by the lack of an agreement to expand aviation links between the two countries, the UAE's ambassador to Canada was quoted as saying Sunday.
Oct 10, 2010 11:48 EDT
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates will close a military camp near Dubai used by Canadian troops to support operations in Afghanistan, a UAE source said on Sunday, in an escalation of a dispute over landing rights.
Oct 08, 2010 14:06 EDT
China's Sinochem is seeking assurances from the Canadian government that its bid to acquire Potash Corp will be "fairly considered," before it proceeds, a major Canadian daily said Friday.
Sep 22, 2010 08:03 EDT
SYDNEY/TORONTO (Reuters) - China's Sinochem Corp has hired banks to advise it how to foil BHP Billiton's <BLT.L> <BHP.AX> $39 billion bid for Potash Corp <POT.N><POT.TO>, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
Sep 19, 2010 07:14 EDT
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese chemical conglomerate Sinochem Group has formally asked the government to back a bid for Canada's Potash Corp <POT.TO> <POT.N>, a local newspaper reported on Sunday.
Sep 16, 2010 18:16 EDT
LONDON/TORONTO (Reuters) - A Chinese-led consortium with touches of Canadiana is being mobilized to buy Potash Corp, a newspaper said on Thursday, presenting what bankers see as the most likely scenario yet for a rival bid for one of the last great jewels of Canadian resources.
Sep 10, 2010 20:02 EDT
The Pentagon Friday issued new ground rules for media coverage of the prison and trials at the US detention camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, creating an appeals process in the event of a dispute.