Published: Dec 17, 2021
The remaining members of a U.S.-based Christian missionary group who were kidnapped in Haiti in October have been released, Haiti national police spokesman Gary Desrosiers told The Washington Post on Thursday.
Published: May 22, 2021
Katherine Barber, a lexicographer who served as founding editor in chief of the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, a tome that codified a long-neglected argot with definitive entries on such linguistic gems as "gotchies" (slang for underpants) and "jambuster" (a jelly doughnut), died April 24 at a hospice center in Toronto. She was 61.
Published: May 20, 2021
Consumer prices in Canada climbed at the fastest rate in a decade, outpacing estimates and potentially fueling concerns that the country -- much of which is still in lockdown -- is entering a period of persistent inflation.
Published: Mar 26, 2019
A South African man – who allegedly killed a Thai jewellery businesswoman in a Bangkok hotel on Sunday before fleeing to Hong Kong – has been captured in the Canadian city of Vancouver, Immigration Bureau commissioner Pol Lt-General Surachate Hakparn said on Tuesday.
Published: Jan 20, 2019
A Canadian man and his Thai male accomplice have been arrested in a joint operation to crack down on a transnational drug trafficking ring that tried to smuggle heroin hidden in automobile shock absorbers into Australia, Niyom Termsrisuk secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB), told a press conference in Bangkok on Sunday.