Mon, 27 Jun 2022

Philippines terminates China talks for joint energy exploration

Manila[Philippines], June 25 (ANI): The Philippines has terminated talks with China for a joint energy project in the South China ...

Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team set to take on Netherlands in Uniphar U23 five Nations Tournament 2022 final

Dublin [Ireland], June 25 (ANI): The Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team is all set to take on the Netherlands in ...

Biden signs bipartisan bill on gun safety into law

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Saturday signed into law a bipartisan gun safety bill in ...

Reports: LAFC finalizing deal with Welsh star Gareth Bale

Los Angeles FC are finalizing a deal with Welsh superstar Gareth Bale, multiple outlets reported Saturday. The 32-year-old forward will ...

Biden signs gun bill as shootings continue to take toll on U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua The bill enhances background checks for gun buyers aged 18-21, makes getting firearms through straw purchases ...

Post-traumatic stress has worse impact on mental health: Study

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): The presence of dissociation, a profound sense of detachment from one's sense of self or ...

Iran-US Nuclear Talks to Resume in Coming Days', Tehran and EU Say

Iran's indirect talks with the United States on reviving the 2015 nuclear pact will resume soon, the Iranian foreign minister ...

Chris Evans bids farewell to his old iPhone 6s

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Chris Evans, a famous actor, who is well-known for playing Captain America also known as ...

Dozens of foreign fighters killed in Donbass strike Russia

Moscow says the troops were stationed inside a zinc factoryRussian aircraft have struck a zinc factory in Donbass, killing dozens ...

Bajrang eyeing to regain form ahead of CWG and World Championship

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist Bajrang Punia is looking forward to regaining his form as ...

ISL: ATK Mohun Bagan sign Paul Pogba's brother Florentin

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): ATK Mohun Bagan have further added to their list of acquisitions and maintained its ...

Gun violence bill passage draws harsh criticism, mild praise in U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua In America, the wealthy, powerful, and influential NRA spends millions of dollars annually supporting Republican candidates ...

German vice chancellor reduces shower time again

Showering less will help Germany overcome an acute energy crisis, Economy Minister Robert Habeck believesGerman Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister ...

AR Rahman visits Ajmer Dargah ahead of North America tour

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 25 (ANI): Oscar winner A R Rahman recently visited the famous Islamic shrine - Ajmer Sharif ...

Billie Eilish slams U.S. Supreme Court abortion verdict on stage, calls it a 'dark day'

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): After the United States Supreme Court gave its verdict to end the constitutional right to ...

Kapil Sharma meets fan at Vancouver Airport; see video of their cute interaction

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 25 (ANI): Actor-Comedian Kapil Sharma is currently soaking in the Canadian sun with his team. Kapil ...

'It will be a very different America,' says Bill Maher on U.S. Supreme Court's abortion verdict

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Bill Maher took time out during his latest episode on HBO's Real Time to address ...

Lizzo pledges USD 1 million to Planned Parenthood and NNAF after Roe v. Wade ruling

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Lizzo is taking action on Friday, June 24, when the United States Supreme Court overturned ...

US Speaker vows bill pushing Tibet-China conflict resolution

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): US lawmakers will soon introduce new legislation pushing for a peaceful resolution to the Chinese ...

Roe vs Wade overturning shows 'women are not equal' in US: California Governor

Los Angeles [US], June 25 (ANI/Xinhua): California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday criticized the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn ...

Sri Lanka reduces amount of holding foreign currency to USD 10K

Colombo [Sri Lanka], June 25 (ANI): Amid the looming economic crisis, Sri Lanka on Saturday limited the amount of foreign ...

Hong Kong's ranks slide in new human rights survey

Hong Kong, June 25 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that the human rights situation in the city has deteriorated ...

Turkish jewelry industry faces downturn as U.S. consumption wanes

© Provided by Xinhua "Now we can say the good old days are behind us," lamented Turkish gold dealer Abdurrahman ...

High-level US delegation to visit Sri Lanka

Colombo [Sri Lanka], June 25 (ANI): The team of high delegations representing the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the ...

In Major Security Shake-Up, Iran Replaces IRGC Intelligence Chief

Hossein Taeb, a hard-line cleric, was the intelligence chief of Iran's powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), the elite branch ...

Vietnam may replace China as factory of the world in near future

Beijing [China], June 25 (ANI): Owing to greater opportunities with cheaper prices over land purchasing rights, labour wages, and operational ...

New Museum Opens in Rome for Recovered Art

Rome - A new museum recently opened in Rome to display stolen art recovered by the Italian police squad charged ...

'A dream come true for 170 ml people of Bangladesh': PM Hasina inaugurates 'Padma Bridge'

By Ashoke RajDhaka [Bangladesh], June 25 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the country's new landmark multipurpose 'Padma Bridge' ...

EU Top Diplomat Bids to 'Reverse Tensions' on Iran Visit

Tehran, Iran - European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell was headed to Tehran on Friday night for a visit ...

Aid Begins Reaching Quake Victims in Eastern Afghanistan

Aid began reaching parts of eastern Afghanistan on Friday to help those injured and left homeless by this week's deadly ...

Protesters Gather in US Cities in Support of Abortion Rights

Protesters are gathering in cities across the United States to demonstrate against the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overrule a ...

Amid tensions with China, US reconnaissance plane flew over Taiwan Strait

Taipei [Taiwan], June 25 (ANI): Just days after 29 Chinese warplanes entered Taiwan's self-declared air defence identification zone, a US ...

Mumbai terror attack mastermind Sajid Mir quietly jailed in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25 (ANI): An anti-terror court in Pakistan has quietly sentenced the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack mastermind and ...

Chinese institutes in Latin America part of 'soft diplomacy' to carry on its agenda

Beijing [China], June 25 (ANI): For many Latin American students, the Confucius Institutes are places where they can learn about ...

Roe vs Wade: Overturning of 50-year-old abortion law creates uproar in United States

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Friday's decision by the US Supreme Court which overturns the 50-year-old Roe vs Wade judgement ...

Uyghur American elected as chairman of US Commission on International Religious Freedom

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Uyghur-American lawyer Nury Turkel, who was born in Kashgar in a detention camp during China's ...

Canada's job vacancies reached one million in April

Ottawa [Canada], June 25 (ANI/Xinhua): Employers in Canada were actively seeking to fill about one million vacant positions at the ...

Optimism abounds when Toronto FC, Atlanta United meet

Two teams in the bottom half of the Eastern Conference standings will meet Saturday night when Toronto FC plays host ...

Charlotte FC keen on next step vs. CF Montreal

After a positive start under interim head coach Christian Lattanzio, Charlotte FC look to take that next step with the ...

AlphaTauri confirms Pierre Gasly's return for 2023

Pierre Gasly will remain with AlphaTauri for the 2023 season, the Formula 1 team announced Friday. The 26-year-old French driver ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Canada Standard.

More Information
30
Partly Cloudy in Ottawa/Macdonald

Sports

Section
Brewers place OF Hunter Renfroe (calf) on 10-day IL

The Milwaukee Brewers placed outfielder Hunter Renfroe on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a left calf strain. The move ...

India opt to field against Ireland in 1st T20I, Umran Malik makes debut

Dublin [Ireland], June 26 (ANI): Team India skipper Hardik Pandya won the toss and opted to bowl first against Ireland ...

Lightning's Brayden Point unlikely to play in Game 6 vs. Avs

The Tampa Bay Lightning are not expected to have forward Brayden Point in the lineup on Sunday night when they ...

Astros activate SS Jeremy Pena (thumb) from IL

The Houston Astros reinstated rookie shortstop Jeremy Pena from the 10-day injured list prior to Sunday's game against the host ...

Alex Ovechkin scores a goal ... in soccer

Alex Ovechkin has a nose for the net, regardless of sport. The Washington Capitals superstar captain signed a one-day contract ...

Archery WC Paris: Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat, Simranjeet Kaur claim recurve team silver

Paris [France], June 26 (ANI): The Indian trio of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Simranjeet Kaur clinched the silver medal ...

Movie Review

Take Shelter
Take Shelter

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More