Why Justin Trudeau is fighting over milk

Why Justin Trudeau is fighting over milk

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Milk cartons in a grocery store in Toronto A change to Canada's national food guide has become a surprise issue in the run-up to the October elections.In January, Health Canada released an updated food guide that eliminated a daily dose of dairy as a requirement for a healthy diet.Most…
Hate crimes drop in Canada for first time in years

Hate crimes drop in Canada for first time in years

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A far-right protest was held in May to oppose Canadian migration policy Hate crimes in Canada have gone down for the first time in five years, police and government data shows.There were 1,798 hate crimes reported to police in 2018, down from 2,073 in 2017, according to new data…
Grocery worker found in shop after 10-year search

Grocery worker found in shop after 10-year search

Image copyright Council Bluffs Police Department Image caption Larry Ely Murillo-Moncada went missing in 2009 Police say the body of a man who went missing in 2009 has been discovered behind a freezer in the now-closed supermarket where he worked.Investigators in Council Bluffs, Iowa, say Larry Ely Murillo-Moncada, 25, had apparently fallen into an 18-inch…
‘Butcher of Beijing’ Li Peng dies at 90

‘Butcher of Beijing’ Li Peng dies at 90

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Li Peng in 2012 Former Chinese Premier Li Peng, who ordered martial law during the 1989 Tiananmen protests, has died at the age of 90, state media have announced.Mr Li died on Monday evening in Beijing of an unspecified illness.He served in several top positions in China in the 1980s…
New Tory leader and PM is announced

New Tory leader and PM is announced

Dame Cheryl Gillan, a returning officer for the election, announced the result of the Conservative Party leadership election.Mr Johnson beat Jeremy Hunt comfortably, winning 92,153 votes to his rival's 46,656. Almost 160,000 Conservative members were eligible to vote and the turnout was 87.4%.The former London mayor takes over from Theresa May on Wednesday.
Nasa Mission Control creator, Chris Kraft, dies

Nasa Mission Control creator, Chris Kraft, dies

Image copyright NASA Image caption Chris Kraft: A pioneer in a pioneering field The first flight director of US space agency Nasa has died at the age of 95 - days after 50th anniversary celebrations of the first Moon landing.Chris Kraft, who joined Nasa in 1958, developed the planning and control processes for crewed space…
Man City: Pep Guardiola says reports claiming the club has shown ‘utter disrespect’ in China are false

Man City: Pep Guardiola says reports claiming the club has shown ‘utter disrespect’ in...

Pep Guardiola and his players signed autographs and posed for selfies after a training session in ShanghaiManchester City boss Pep Guardiola says claims the club has shown "disrespect" by ignoring fans on their tour of Asia is "far away from the reality". Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported that City had not engaged with local…
S Korea fires warning shots at Russian aircraft

S Korea fires warning shots at Russian aircraft

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption South Korean F-15K jets were sent to intercept the Russian plane South Korea fired warning shots at a Russian A-50 military aircraft that entered its airspace on Tuesday, its Ministry of Defence said.Officials said the plane violated the airspace over the Dokdo/Takeshima islands, which are occupied by Seoul but…
India denies asking Trump to mediate in Kashmir

India denies asking Trump to mediate in Kashmir

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump said Mr Modi had asked him to play mediator in the Kashmir conflict India has denied that PM Narendra Modi asked US President Donald Trump to mediate in the the longstanding Kashmir conflict with Pakistan.The Indian foreign ministry said "no such request" was made, adding that all…
Johnson and Hunt await Tory leadership result

Johnson and Hunt await Tory leadership result

Image copyright EPA Image caption Boris Johnson is seen as the strong favourite to enter Downing Street Either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will become the new Conservative leader on Tuesday as the result of the contest to succeed Theresa May is announced. The outcome of the ballot of about 160,000 Tory members will be…