Four dead, including two police officers, in Canadian shooting

Four people, two of them police officers, were killed in a shooting in a shooting in Fredericton in eastern Canada. A suspect is in custody being treated for serious injuries according to local police. Reports say the shooting took place at an apartment complex, with nearby facilities closed and a lockdown imposed for resident before…

Australia, Canada sending military planes to monitor North Korean ships

Australia and Canada are sending military patrol craft to monitor North Korean vessels believed to be breaking UN trade sanctions. The aircraft will be based at the US military air base Kadena on the Japanese island of Okinawa, according to a statement by the Japanese government. “We do have a P-8A surveillance aircraft that is…

International Arts Festival Kicks Off In Fremantle!

Fremantle International Arts Festival is back and bigger than ever! Four days of festivities will have Freo buzzing this Easter long weekend, with crowds expected to grow more. City of Fremantle Mayor, Brad Pettit, anticipates it’s going to be a fantastic event. “It’s the 20th anniversary of what started out as the buskers festival in…

Trudeau snubs Trans-Pacific Partnership meeting

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was a no-show for a meeting that was set to revive the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), infuriating the leaders of the other nations involved. The deal has been on shaky ground ever since US President Donald Trump announced America was pulling out of the deal, and Mr Trudeau’s no-show casts further…

Natural Disasters Memorial Unites Canada

WATCH the Evening News for the video version of the story! The flood commemoration ceremony was held in Calgary with hundreds of citizens gathered to remember not only the natural disaster, but the love and support from families?rescue teams and ordinary citizens. Canadian Prime Minister Steven Harper released a video statement with his wife, saying that they…

Lights Off to Save Earth

Lights Off to Save Earth Calgarians and cities worldwide cooperated and carried out a massive environmental plan by switching off lights for an hour last Saturday. The 7th worldwide Earth Hour was held around the globe from 8:30 to 9:30pm in respective time zones. Main buildings, public institutions turned off all unecessary lights to join…