The outside of La Loche Community School in La Loche, Saskatchewan, Canada is shown on Friday January 22nd. Photograph: Joshua Mercredi/The Canadian Press via AP

Police on Saturday charged a 17-year-old boy with four counts of first-degree murder and seven counts of attempted murder in a mass shooting at a scho(...)

The outside of La Loche Community School in Saskatchewan, Canada on Friday. Photograph:  Joshua Mercredi/The Canadian Press via AP

The gunman suspected of killing four people and injuring several others in Canada’s worst school violence in a decade first shot his two brothers at (...)

Residents who say they have received permission from the Syrian government to leave the besieged town of Madaya, depart after an aid convoy entered the town, January 11th, 2016. Photograph: Omar Sanadiki/Reuters

Canada prepared on Tuesday to welcome its 10,000th Syrian migrant since November, and resettlement workers said the heavy influx has gone smoothly des(...)

British adventurer Sarah Outen with Happy Socks, which was saved from being smashed against rocks by Castletownbere RNLI. Outen was rescued 200 miles off the Azores in October. Photograph: Niall Duffy

A British adventurer yesterday expressed her gratitude to a west Cork lifeboat crew after they saved her rowing boat from being smashed against the r(...)

Castletownbere RNLI recovers ‘Happy Socks’ 500 metres from shore in Dunmanus Bay on the Mizen Peninsula on Tuesday  evening before  towing it safely to Castletownbere Harbour. Photograph: RNLI

A British adventurer has thanked Castletownbere RNLI in West Cork after they recovered her specialist rowing boat some two months after she was forced(...)

Patrick McKenna: ‘I didn’t know there was no cinema, no pub, and no ethnic community apart from the Chinese family that ran a restaurant at the very end of the main street... I was instantly a “person of interest”.’

On vacation in Canada in October 1974 I had, by some personal initiative and much luck, finagled myself a job in a small town in rural Ontario. The Ca(...)

An Air France flight AF083 from San Francisco to Paris has been diverted to Montreal after an “anonymous threat”. “The aircraft landed normally. Loca(...)

Sunday Morning: Return to eternal summer inside the humid tropical forest of the Biod™me, a glass-roofed nature preserve containing multiple ecosystems. You might glimpse iguanas, frogs, bats, snakes, sloths and other exotic creatures as you wend your way among the dense vegetation, streams and stone caverns. Photograph: Robert Wright / The New York Times
Weekend in . . . Montreal
  • Travel
  • November 28, 2015, 04:00

W inter is right around the corner, and when the going gets cold – like -17 degrees cold – Montrealers get resourceful. Some dodge Canadian win(...)

Don’t let the name mislead you: Emilie & Ogden is not a duo – at least, not in the way you may think. In fact, the debut album of Montreal(...)

A sign stating “Don’t touch the water” in French  near the St Lawrence river with the city of Montreal  in the background, November 11th, 2015. Photograph: Christinne Muschi/Reuters

Montreal, Canada’s second-largest city, began dumping untreated sewage into the St Lawrence River on Wednesday, angering environmentalists with a repa(...)