Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, has criticised the Chinese prosecution of two Canadians. File photograph: Bloomberg

China lashed out at Canada on Saturday over criticism about Chinese prosecution of two Canadians, saying the matter is based on evidence and urging Ot(...)

Murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (left) and Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman: Ireland’s silence in the face of state violence may begin to sound uncomfortably like tolerance.  Photographs: Mohammed al-Shaikh and Oscar del Pozo

In a ranking of coveted electoral endorsements, a public nod of approval from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia would, under any circumstances, place fairly(...)

Jody Wilson-Raybould, Canada’s former justice minister, prepares to testify before the House of Commons justice committee in Ottawa on Wednesday. Photograph: David Kawai/Bloomberg

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday won the public support of a top political ally, indicating there is no immediate pressure inside h(...)

Venezuela’s opposition leader and self-proclaimed acting president Juan Guaidó (C)  in Caracas. Photograph:  Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images

The imminent arrival in neighbouring countries of humanitarian aid destined for crisis-stricken Venezuela has emerged as the latest flashpoint in the (...)

Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg attends his retrial at the Dalian Intermediate People’s Court in Dalian, northeast China, on Monday. Photograph: CCTV via AP

A Canadian citizen convicted of drug smuggling in China has been sentenced to death by a Chinese court in the north-eastern port city of Dalian, overt(...)

Asylum seeker Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, smiles as she is introduced to the media at Toronto Pearson International Airport. Photograph:  Cole Burston/Getty Images

It was another proud moment for Canada: a Saudi teenager who had just been granted asylum walking through the arrivals gate at Toronto airport embrace(...)

Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou  in Moscow in 2014. She is fighting extradition to the US, where she would face fraud charges that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years jail for each charge.  File photograph: Alexander Bibik/Reuters

A Chinese court ordered a retrial of a Canadian citizen on drug smuggling charges on Saturday after prosecutors said his sentence of 15 years was too (...)

A photo released by the official North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows Canadian businessman Michael Spavor after at an airport in Pyongyang, North Korea, September 3rd, 2013. Photograph: KCNA/EPA

A second Canadian citizen is under investigation by Chinese authorities, ratcheting up tensions between the two countries following the arrest of a fo(...)

Members of the media  outside  Vancouver supreme court ahead of a bail hearing for Huawei’s chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou on Friday. Photograph: Bloomberg

US authorities are seeking the extradition of Huawei’s chief financial officer on an allegation of fraud, claiming that Meng Wanzhou lied to US banks (...)

Donald Trump: “We are not going to allow our steel industry to disappear.”  Photograph: Al Drago/The New York Times

US president Donald Trump has hailed a trade deal between Canada, Mexico and the US that will send cash and jobs “pouring into the United States and n(...)

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