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May 12, 2018 6:57 PM Jaspal Atwal charged with uttering threats

Atwal created controversy after an appearance at official dinner for PM in India Jaspal Atwal, the central figure in the controversy that surrounded the prime minister's February trip to India, has been charged with uttering threats. He was charged in British Columbia with one count of uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm in an alleged incident 20

May 7, 2018 8:37 PM Trudeau names new national security adviser from cyberspy agency

Greta Bossenmaier will replace Daniel Jean, who announced his retirement before being embroiled in a controversy surrounding the prime minister’s trip to India this year. That assertion followed the revelation that Jaspal Atwal — a British Columbia Sikh convicted of attempting to assassinate an Indian minister in 1986 during a visit to B.C. — had been invited 10

May 4, 2018 3:20 PM Casino Regina cancels show featuring comedy duo accused of racism at Broncos tribute concert

Williams and Ree drew criticism for 'shake it for the Indian with STDs' line in parody song Casino Regina has cancelled an upcoming appearance by Williams and Ree, a comedy duo that drew criticism for a joke told during a benefit concert in Saskatoon for those affected by the Humboldt Broncos bus crash. A notice on the casino's website about the cancellation 20

May 3, 2018 1:42 PM Powerful dust and rain storms in India kill at least 91, injure more than 160

Wind speeds of up 130 km/h toppled homes and trees in parts of north and western India. LUCKNOW, India—A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving at least 91 people dead and more than 160 injured, officials said Thursday. The devastation was particularly severe 12

April 29, 2018 5:22 PM Comedians apologize for joke described as racist at Humboldt Broncos tribute concert

Bruce Williams and Terry Ree apologized Sunday, saying they failed to consider the emotional nature of the event, which was billed as a tribute to remember the 16 people who died in the April 6 crash. SASKATOON—An American comedy duo is apologizing for a joke they made at a tribute concert for the Humboldt Broncos hockey team that was described as racist 13

April 24, 2018 4:18 PM One thing: Adrian Stimson’s Old Sun reframes history at the Art Gallery of Ontario

The Siksika artist’s installation amid the standard icons of Canadian art sheds new light on both, writes Murray Whyte. They took the spotlight, while Stimson’s history was relegated to the dark. The fixture, recovered from Old Sun Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan, shatters a long-held barrier between official history and not, imposing itself 28

April 17, 2018 11:05 PM ‘Sending love and hope’: Canadians support GoFundMe for Indian bus crash that happened 3 days after Humboldt

Twenty-three children under the age of 12 died when their speeding school bus plunged off a mountainside in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh in the Himalayas, three days after the fatal bus crash in Sasktachewan. Arora wanted to raise $1,000 or so from friends and family and find a way to get it there to help the families. The response to his fund encouraged 23

April 16, 2018 8:00 AM Trudeau's national security adviser to testify before committee on India trip today

Convicted attempted murderer turned up at official event at the Canadian High Commission in Dehli The prime minister's national security adviser will appear before a House of Commons committee today to explain a controversial briefing he gave reporters about Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's recent trip to India. Daniel Jean's appearance before the House 19

April 6, 2018 5:03 PM Tory leader insists committee get briefed on India trip before he does

The PM's national security adviser has agreed to appear before House committee for unclassified briefing Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he won't accept a private, classified briefing about Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's India trip until after an unclassified version of the briefing is presented at committee. In a letter to Privy Council clerk 19

March 28, 2018 3:00 PM Australian cricket players get one-year ban over ball tampering plot

Cricket Australia banned captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner for 1 year. Meanwhile, a nine-month ban was imposed on Cameron Bancroft, who carried out the on-field tampering on the instructions of Warner and with the knowledge of Smith. In one intriguing detail, CA said that Bancroft used “sandpaper” to tamper with the ball on day three 18