A group of Calgary imams is marking the first line of defense at the foot of the Rocky Mountains against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group's recruitment of Canadians as fighters
Olympic gold medallist Yuzuru Hanyu will carry Japan's hopes into the ISU World Team Trophy in Tokyo this week, determined to bounce back in front of home fans after an injury-plagued season.
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier dismissed on April 12 calls from the radical Left party to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to this year's summit of the Group of Seven industrial powers.
Iraq’s prime minister will seek President Barack Obama’s help to acquire billions of dollars in drones and other U.S. arms to fight Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) during a U.S. visit next week, a senior Iraqi official said.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in France on April 10 as part of a trans-Atlantic tour, with French authorities hoping to further strengthen relations with the fast-growing Asian nation amid talks about a possible fighter-jet deal.
One cylinder of the global growth engine, investment, is still firing at only half speed and structural reforms are needed, the secretary-general of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said in a statement on April 10.
Canada carried out its first air strikes in Syria on April 7 the military said, expanding Ottawa's contribution to the US-led coalition against ISIL
Sweden will send up to 120 troops to northern Iraq to train Iraqi and Kurdish fighters as part of the US-led coalition against the ISIL group, foreign minister Margot Wallstroem said April 9.
Traces of radioactivity originating from the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant in 2011 have been detected in a seawater sample collected near Canada's west coast, according to a radiation monitoring group.
Russia called on the UN Security Council April 4 to push for a pause in the air war in Yemen, as a Saudi-led coalition pounded rebels in the country for a 10th day.
Airlines rushed on March 26 to change their rules so as to require a second crew member in the cockpit at all times, hours after French prosecutors suggested a co-pilot who barricaded himself alone at the controls of a jetliner had crashed it on purpose.
France's Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron took gold at the World Figure Skating Championships ice dance event in Shanghai Friday, the high point of a remarkable breakthrough season for the duo.
The air disaster in the French Alps cannot be explained by the age of the Germanwings Airbus A320, which at 24-years-old should still have been in excellent condition, experts said Tuesday.
Koza LTD and Ireland-based IMC Exploration Limited have signed a deal to explore gold and silver in four fields in Ireland
The US Marine Corps on Sunday urged "vigilance" among staff after ISIL published the alleged names and addresses of 100 military personnel and urged supporters to kill them
Attorney Steven Wise is on a crusade to prove that, as a matter of law, chimps are people too.
All eyes will be on the skies March 20 for a total solar eclipse expected to offer spectacular views, if only in the far northern Svalbard archipelago and Faroe Islands.
Governments cannot rely solely on low inflation and easy monetary policy to consolidate recovery and boost employment even though growth prospects are improving in the world’s largest economies, the Paris-based OECD said on March 18
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FM Çavuşoğlu exhorts the EU to share more intelligence with Ankara on potential jihadists while lamenting the unfair press Turkey is receiving abroad
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