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Justin Trudeau’s truth and the reality


By Abhinav Kumar    Justin Trudeau can perhaps be forgiven for believing that he is destiny’s child — scion of a reputed political family from one of the richest countries in the world, a man blessed with good looks, charisma, and a telegenic personality. In his eight years as the leader of Canada, he has emerged...

Trudeau’s tango: Falling ratings and Khalistan issue


By KS Tomar  An Inconsequential and a minor league player in world diplomacy and international affairs, Prime minister Canada, Justin Trudeau’s political posturing and illogical stand vis- a -vis murder of Khalistani leader, Nijjar could be fallout of his declining popularity amongst the Canadians thereby putting India-Canada ties as well as interest of his countrymen...

Xi confronts Trudeau at G-20 in hot mic moment


Nusa Dua, Indonesia: Chinese President Xi Jinping chastised Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the G-20 summit on Wednesday for leaking details of a prior meeting during which Trudeau expressed concern about Chinese interference in domestic affairs. A Chinese spokesperson on Thursday accused Canada of acting in a “condescending manner” following a testy exchange between President...

Trudeau says protests must end, truckers brace for crackdown


Ottawa: Police poured into downtown Ottawa on Thursday in what truckers feared was a prelude to a crackdown on their nearly three-week, street-clogging protest against Canada’s COVID-19 restrictions. Work crews in the capital began erecting fences outside Parliament, and for the second day in a row, officers handed out warnings to the protesters to leave....

VP Kamala Harris fronting foreign calls on behalf of Biden


Washington: Vice President Kamala Harris held her second call with a foreign leader — speaking with French President Emmanuel Macron Monday after a talk earlier this month with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, as well as with WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus last month. The calls boost the vice president’s role in diplomacy. Former Vice President Mike...

WHO praises India on Covid, Trudeau asks Modi for vaccines


New Delhi/Toronto: India on Thursday earned a pat on the back from the WHO for its efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19 as the global body said the number of infections in the country has been on the decline. “Over three months now, cases of Covid-19 in India have been consistently going down... Considering...