Fri, 19 Jul 2019

Watch latest videos

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

International

Section
Major casualties as 2 car bombs explode outside police HQ in Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - At least a dozen people were killed and and around ninety were wounded on Thursday when two ...

Millions of children impacted by severe flooding in Asia

SOUTHEAST ASIA - Heavy rainfall, severe flooding and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh have killed at least 93 children, ...

Peacebuiilding youth need protection, says UN envoy

NEW YORK, New York - After visiting refugee camps in Jordan, UN-backed schools in Gaza, municipalities in Kosovo and Youth ...

Moon mission got huge support from U.S. military

On July 20, 1969, history was made when two Apollo 11 astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, became the first ...

FBI seeks public help in identifying domestic terrorists

WASHINGTON, DC - A list of nearly four dozen observable behavioral signs that someone might be planning to commit an ...

Pakistan ordered to review conviction and sentence of suspected spy

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - In a ruling handed down on Wednesday afternoon, the International Court of Justice at The Hague ...

Sports

Section
Senegal, Algeria set for rematch in AFCON final

Cairo - Sadio Mane's Senegal and an Algeria side captained by Riyad Mahrez will attempt to secure their place in ...

3 groupings to watch in Open Championship Round 2

Portrush - Unheralded American JB Holmes will take a one-shot lead into the second round of the 148th British Open ...

Steyn to battle it out with Semenya and Kgatlana for gsport crown

Cape Town - 2019 Comrades Marathon winner, Gerda Steyn, who smashed the women's up run record, will battle it out ...

Pumas hope Jaguares bite will feed first win over All Blacks

Buenos Aires - Argentina are looking to maintain the momentum from the Jaguares' remarkable Super Rugby season as they bid ...

US Open to be richest Grand Slam in history

New York - This year's US Open will be the richest Grand Slam tournament in history after organisers on Thursday ...

SA men's water polo side beaten, but not eliminated

Cape Town - TheThe defeat was however good enough to see SA finish third in Group C, ahead of New ...