Canada

Diamond Ring Lost In 2004 Found On Carrot

Mary Grams, 84, of Armena in Alberta, lost her engagement ring while weeding at her family farm in 2004. She thought it was gone for good. But it was found this week on a carrot, plucked from the soil on the family farm, according

Huge Diamond Fails To Sell At Auction Because It Is Too Big

Lucara Diamond has found the diamond in Botswana two years ago. It is called “Lesedi La Rona,” which means “Our Light” in the Tswana language spoken in Botswana, and has 1,109-carat, according to Mining.com. Bidding for the now historic tennis ball-size stone

Trudeau Forgets To Name Alberta In Canada Day Speech

Trudeau addressed Canada's history as one that's "far from perfect," tinged with centuries of oppression against Indigenous Peoples, according to Huffington Post. "We must educate ourselves and dedicate our efforts to progress," he told a large crowd huddled under umbrellas and maple

Obama, Trudeau have dinner in Montreal, discuss ‘developing the next generation of leaders’

While in Montreal Tuesday for a speaking engagement organized by the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, Obama had dinner with Trudeau, according to ABC News. "Tonight in Montreal, @BarackObama and @JustinTrudeau discussed their shared commitment to developing the next generation of

Sea lion drags girl into water off dock in Canada – video

A local resident captured dramatic video on Saturday showing a sea lion grabbing a young girl by the dress and dragging her into the water off a dock at Steveston in Richmond, British Columbia, Joinfo.com reports with reference to CBC

Canada’s Justin Trudeau photobombs students’ prom picture

The keen sportsman had been out for a run along the Stanley Park Seawall when he passed a group of students in full formalwear, according to the BBC. His official photographer Adam Scotti tweeted a picture of the moment, captioned: "Prom season in

‘Lady Cynthia’ rhododendron bush puts Canada town on the map

The 25ft (7.6m) by 30ft bush in Ladysmith, British Columbia, is now in peak bloom and putting on quite a show, according to the BBC. The 115-year-old botanical wonder - known as Lady Cynthia - will carry about 4,000 spring blossoms over

World’s best-preserved armoured dinosaur unearthed in Canada

The best-preserved armoured dinosaur ever found has been painstakingly pieced together in Alberta over the past six years and is finally ready to make its public debut, Joinfo.com reports with reference to CBC News. It was discovered by accident in 2011 when a

Canada floods: Montreal declares state of emergency

A state of emergency has been declared in the Canadian city of Montreal on Sunday afternoon and will remain in place for 48 hours, city officials said, according to the BBC. Across the province of Quebec, in Canada's east, nearly 1,900 homes

Syria refugees in Canada name their baby Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wasn't there to greet them at the airport, as he did with other Syrian refugees. But the couple felt they had to give their thanks to him in some way - so have named their newborn son after