Showing posts with label Canada. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Canada. Show all posts

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Four killed during powerful storms in eastern Canada

Four killed during powerful storms in eastern Canada

Four people are dead and nearly 900,000 homes are without power after severe storms pummeled the eastern Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.

Monday, October 25, 2021

Burning Cargo Ship Spews Toxic Gas Off Canadas Pacific Coast - UrduPoint

Cargo Ship Spews Toxic Gas Off Canadas Pacific Coast

The Canadian coast guard has evacuated 16 people from a burning container ship that is expelling toxic gas off Canada's Pacific coast, but there is "no safety risk" to those on shore, authorities said Sunday.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Most trapped Canadian miners rescued after two days - BBC News

Totten mine in Sudbury

Thirty-three miners trapped deep underground in eastern Canada have been brought to the surface, two days after an accident damaged the mine's lift.

Saturday, July 10, 2021

US heatwave: California and Nevada brace for record-breaking temperatures - BBC News

California and Nevada brace for record-breaking temperatures

Extreme heat is building in the US and Canada, with forecasts of record-breaking temperatures in the states of California and Nevada.

Thursday, July 08, 2021

Report: ‘Heat Dome’ Probably Killed 1bln Marine Animals on Canada Coast - FARS

Heat Dome

(FNA)- More than 1 billion marine animals along Canada’s Pacific coast are likely to have died from last week’s record heatwave, experts warned, highlighting the vulnerability of ecosystems unaccustomed to extreme temperatures.

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Temperatures soar as heat wave hits western US and Canada | Al Jazeera

heat wave hits western US and Canada

Authorities in the western United States and Canada are warning residents to take precautions as a historic heat wave hit the region on Saturday, sending temperatures soaring and pushing local officials to open emergency cooling centres.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Hurricane Teddy heads for Atlantic Canada

 

Hurricane Teddy

After passing Bermuda a day prior, powerful Hurricane Teddy was heading for Atlantic Canada on Tuesday, producing potentially life-threatening surf and rip current conditions along the way, forecasters said.

Saturday, July 07, 2018

Death Toll in Quebec's Killer Heat Wave Rises to 50 - Reports

Heat Wave
At least 50 people died in Canada’s province of Quebec from conditions complicated by extreme heat, media reported on Friday.

Thursday, July 05, 2018

At least 19 people die in Canada heatwave

heatwave in Quebec
A heatwave in Quebec has killed at least 19 people in the past week as high summer temperatures scorched eastern Canada, according to health officials.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Japan suspends sale of Canadian wheat over discovery of Monsanto-made GMO

Canadian wheat
The Japanese Agriculture Ministry suspended its tender and sale of wheat from Canada on Friday. This comes as grain containing a genetically-modified trait was discovered last summer in Canada’s Alberta province.

Saturday, June 02, 2018

Canada Files WTO, NAFTA Litigation to Counter US 'Illegal' Tariffs

Canada Files WTO, NAFTA Litigation to Counter US 'Illegal' Tariffs
Ottawa filed a pair of complaints to the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) panel to address the US tariffs on Canadian metals, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement.

Monday, January 08, 2018

Keystone XL may be headed for another hurdle

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Claims by Nebraska landowners for compensation from pipeline company TransCanada on Keystone XL-related costs rests with the state's highest court, advocates say.

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