19 Jul 2014
Toronto: Exercise and relaxation activities like yoga can positively impact people with social anxiety disorders, revealed scientists.
15 Jul 2014
Chennai: The December 2004 tsunami sparked a debate in the Tamil Nadu Assembly with Chief Minister Jayalalithaa asserting she had extended aid and succour to the affected, while DMK chief Karunanidhi had not even visited his constituency, which was also hit by the disaster.
02 Jul 2014
Vancouver: India's Anand Pawar reached the men's singles pre-quarterfinals of the Canada Open Grand Prix tournament with a straight-game win over local shuttler Bobby Milroy in Vancouver.
27 Jun 2014
Shillong: The Meghalaya government has sought 'expertise' from Canada to tap into the state's energy resources and greater cooperation across sectors.
24 Jun 2014
Los Angeles: An 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska generating a local Tsunami warning, the US Geological Survey has said.
19 Jun 2014
Toronto: If you wish to keep your children on the straight and narrow, tell them stories that praise a character's honesty instead of those that emphasize the negative repercussions of lying, says a study. "The study shows that to promote moral behaviour such as honesty, emphasizing the positive outcomes of honesty rather than the negative consequences of dishonesty is the key," said Kang Lee from University of Toronto in Canada.
23 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Embattled smartphone maker BlackBerry, which has sold 80 percent of its real estate in its home country, expects to complete sale of the remaining properties in Canada by August-end as it tries to improve operations and increase efficiency.
18 Jun 2014
Mumbai: Surveen Chawla is flying back from Canada just to ensure that her 'Hate Story 2' co-star Sunny Leone does not catch all the limelight. Interestingly, Surveen Chawla, who is currently shooting in Canada for her untitled Punjabi film, had apparently not allotted any dates to the makers of 'Hate Story 2' for its promotions. But she has now decided to put that shoot on hold and return to India for the promotion of her film.
27 May 2014
Ottawa: Canada, following the lead of United States and European Union, on Monday relaxed official restrictions on using mobile devices in flight while maintaining a ban on transmitting information.
28 Oct 2012
A potentially destructive Pacific tsunami hit Hawaii on Sunday after a powerful earthquake struck off the west coast of Canada, triggering calls for urgent action to protect lives as sirens wailed across the archipelago.