Toronto: News

08 May 2024


Shooting at Drake's Toronto mansion leaves security guard 'seriously injured'

A security guard was critically injured in a drive-by shooting at the Toronto residence of renowned Canadian rapper, Drake.

04 May 2024


Garry Kasparov issues clarification after viral post on Rahul Gandhi 

Russian chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov has issued a clarification after his post on X advising Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to "first win Rae Bareli before challenging for the top" went viral.

29 Apr 2024

Film Festival

Toronto's Hot Docs: Subina Shrestha's 'Devi' unveils activist's courageous journey

Subina Shrestha, a distinguished filmmaker and journalist, has skillfully portrayed the empowering journey of Devi Khadka in her latest offering Devi.

18 Apr 2024


6 men arrested in 'Netflix-worthy' Toronto gold heist 

Six people have been arrested in connection with what investigators describe as the "largest" ever gold heist in the history of Canada.

17 Apr 2024

Taylor Swift

How Canada's 2024 budget aims to aid Taylor Swift's fans

Taylor Swift's influence extends far and wide, even reaching into the halls of Canada's governmental chambers.

06 Apr 2024

Nora Fatehi

'Sole breadwinner' Nora Fatehi works '24/7' to support family

Nora Fatehi, who recently garnered praise for her role in Madgaon Express—has revealed that she is the "sole breadwinner of her family."

15 Dec 2023


Tired of battling long COVID, woman applies for assisted suicide

A woman in Canada has reportedly applied for assisted suicide after losing the ability to enjoy simple things in life due to her ongoing battle with long COVID or post-COVID-19 conditions.

21 Oct 2023

Justin Trudeau

Canada: Justin Trudeau jeered in mosque over Israel-Hamas conflict

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faced an unfriendly crowd at a mosque in Toronto, Canada, on Friday over his response to the Israel-Hamas war, The Toronto Sun reported.

20 Sep 2023


Threat to Indians in Canada from Khalistani outfits: Intelligence reports

Indian intelligence agencies issued a fresh alert for Indian citizens and officials living in Canada, warning them of potential attacks from "pro-Khalistani entities (PKE)," News18 reported.

18 Sep 2023


TIFF2023: Karan Johar-Guneet Monga's 'Kill' emerges runner-up in Midnight Madness

Karan Johar and Guneet Monga's Kill premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2023, receiving global appreciation.

13 Aug 2023

British Columbia

Canada: Hindu temple vandalized in British Columbia, pro-Khalistan posters pasted

A Hindu temple has been vandalized in British Columbia, Canada, by miscreants who also pasted "Khalistan referendum" posters on its door.

12 Aug 2023

Diljit Dosanjh

Diljit Dosanjh's 'Punjab '95' removed from Toronto film festival—Here's why

In an unexpected turn of events, Diljit Dosanjh's Punjab '95—which was due to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)—has now reportedly been yanked from the lineup.

09 Jul 2023


Canada: Violence erupts in pro-Khalistani rally in Toronto, 2 held

Two pro-Khalistani protesters were reportedly detained by police in Toronto, Canada, on Saturday (local time) after violence broke out at a "Khalistan Freedom rally" outside the Indian consulate there.

08 Jul 2023


India braces for 'Khalistan Freedom rallies' in Canada, US, UK 

The Indian government remained on tenterhooks on Saturday as the rallies under the "Khalistan Freedom movement" are reportedly being organized by Sikh separatist groups across Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia.

03 Jul 2023


India flags concern over 'Khalistan freedom rally' in Canada

India strongly opposed the proposed "Khalistan freedom march" slated for Saturday in Canada, claiming it would endanger its diplomats.

16 Feb 2023


Cancel bhajan event: Hindu temple in Australia receives threat call

A Hindu temple called Kali Mata Mandir in Melbourne, Australia, reportedly received a threatening phone call warning the temple priestess of dire consequences if their upcoming bhajan event was not called off.

02 Feb 2023


Indian-origin MP raises attack on Brampton temple in Canadian parliament

After a Hindu temple Gouri Shankar Mandir was defaced with anti-India graffiti in Canada's Brampton, Indian-origin MP in Canada's parliament, Chandra Arya raised the issue of anti-Hindu and anti-India hate crime on Wednesday.

27 Nov 2022


Canada: Indian student dies after being hit by truck

A 20-year-old Indian student died after being hit by a pickup truck in Toronto, Canada, on Wednesday, according to media reports.

18 Oct 2022


In Canada, you can now order cannabis through Uber Eats

Get marijuana delivered to your doorstep through Uber Eats. No, this is not the musing of a pothead.

05 Sep 2022


Canada stabbing spree: 10 dead, 15 injured; suspects at large

A stabbing rampage in an indigenous community of Canada's Saskatchewan province left at least 10 dead and 15 grievously injured early on Sunday.

19 Aug 2022


Manga lashes: A step-by-step guide to get this anime-inspired look

You must have come across a host of characters in Japanese comic books who have eyelashes that tend to grow into pointy clusters.

15 Jul 2022


Suspect of 1985 Air India bombing shot dead in Canada

Ripudaman Singh Malik, who was acquitted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing case that killed 331 people, was shot dead in Canada's British Columbia on Thursday.

09 Apr 2022


Toronto: Indian student shot dead, family alleges no government assistance

The family of 21-year-old Kartik Vasudev—who was shot dead in Canada's Toronto on Thursday—claimed no assistance had been provided so far by the Canadian and Indian governments even after 48 hours of the incident while demanding justice for their dead son.

08 Jul 2019

Bigg Boss

Prince Narula heartbroken after brother's death: "Can't believe he's gone"

Bigg Boss 9 winner Prince Narula, who lost his younger brother recently, is still struggling to come to terms with the truth of his brother's demise.

30 Jan 2019


Toronto Gay Village serial killer confesses to eight murders

In a massive win for Canadian authorities, a man suspected of having killed and dismembered eight men who went missing near Toronto from 2010-2017 pleaded guilty to eight counts of first-degree murder on Tuesday.

10 Aug 2018

Anurag Kashyap

Vasan's 'Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota' to premiere at TIFF

Vasan Bala's next 'Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota' will have its world premiere at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

25 Jul 2018

Pakistan News

Pakistani-origin man, suffering from psychosis, behind Toronto's deadly mass shooting

The gunman who killed two persons and injured 13 others in a deadly mass shooting in Canada's largest city Toronto on Sunday has been identified as Pakistani-origin man, Faisal Hussain, the police said.

23 Jul 2018


One dead, 13 injured in Toronto shooting, gunman killed

At least one person died and 13 others were injured when a gunman opened fire in central Toronto, Canada, last night.

24 Jun 2018

San Francisco

Long-haul flights gaining preference amongst Indians: Survey

A number of Indian travelers are exploring far-off places, thanks to improved flight connectivity and better prices over a period of time, a survey said.

24 Apr 2018


10 killed as van plows into crowd on Toronto sidewalk

A van drove onto a crowded sidewalk in Toronto's Yonge Street yesterday, killing 10 people and injuring 15.

02 Mar 2018


Passenger suffers burns after cellphone catches fire onboard Canada flight

A passenger was burned when her cell phone caught fire onboard a Canadian domestic flight today morning, officials said.

16 Dec 2017


Canadian billionaire couple found dead under mysterious circumstances

Canadian police have commenced an investigation into the mysterious deaths of billionaire and founder of the pharmaceutical giant Apotex Inc., Barry Sherman and his wife Honey.

10 Jul 2017


This browser lets you view websites in 3D

Virtual Reality has finally started to become a reality after years of trials.