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Peruvian Indigenous Leader: 'We Don't Want to Die Because of Oil'

David Hill | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK
David Hill

Leaders from the indigenous Matsés people in the Peruvian Amazon say they remain vehemently opposed to potential operations in their territory by a Canada-based oil company...

The Best of Canada in Alberta

Black Tomato | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Canada is, putting it simply, vast and spectacular. Home to the iconic Rockies, roaming grizzly bears, cosmopolitan cities and spanning 9,984,670 km² (yes, it's huge) we can't blame you for thinking you need to dedicate weeks upon weeks of your free time to explore the country.

This Tribute To Leonard Nemoy Could Only Happen In Canada

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Tech

There have been some amazing tributes so far to the late Leonard Nemoy - and for sheer drama you can't really beat this Salute To Spock taken from act...

Zadora: The Infamous Baltic Baron Taking on MC Escher

Davis Mukasa | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Davis Mukasa

For therapy 'Zadora' began to study the techniques of Haida totemic art through a close family friend. Thirty years later, Zadora's art would adorn the most exclusive collections across the globe as arguably the world's foremost gemstone artist and heir apparent to the (similarly Baltic) Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé.

Might Norway Blacklist Canadian Oil Firm Over Amazon Operations?

David Hill | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK
David Hill

During the meeting in November various Matses men expressed concern about the potential impacts of oil operations on the IPI.

Good Morning Viet Cong

Daniel Cadwallader | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Cadwallader

The original Viet Cong, a Communist guerrilla army that operated in the south of Vietnam during their war with America, were either terrorists or freedom fighters depending on your point of view. The Contemporary Viet Cong, a post-punk quartet that have emerged from the Calgary Scene in Canada, can only be viewed as one thing. Awesome.

Uni's Promotion Video Has Students Making Out In The Library. #OnlyInCanada

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Mute the sound (or carry on as you were if you can't speak French) and you could be watching a beer advert. Or a perfume advert. Basically anything ba...

In the Name of Freedom, We Say 'Charlie'!

One Young World | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK
One Young World

Today, we are neither left nor right, we are French. Leaving aside partisan divisions and more than ever we advocate for national unity.

Ranching in Canada's Saskatchewan Province

Stuart Forster | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

You'll feel sore in the morning I was warned, ahead of my first time on horseback in years. But when you're out West and have the chance to go riding, isn't that the kind of thing you worry about afterwards? I reckon so...

How Will The Global Economy Do Next Year? Here's What You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Politics

The world can be a scary place, George Osborne seems to like suggesting, with every other economy in choppy waters as Britain's economy enjoys increas...

Guy Looking For A Travel Companion With The Same Name As His Ex Actually Found One

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Preskey | Posted 18.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Remember the guy searching for a woman with the same name as his ex-girlfriend to accompany him on a free trip around the world? Yup, he actually foun...

Driver Takes Four Minutes To Get Out Of Car Park, World Gives A Slow Hand Clap

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Comedy

We're actually being a little generous with that headline. Because as you can see, this motorist in Calgary, Canada, actually took over four minute...

Live Review: Mac DeMarco, The Forum, London

Peter Yeung | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Peter Yeung

By the end of Mac DeMarco's largest ever London show - at Kentish Town's sold-out, 2,350-capacity venue, The Forum - he is topless, only wearing one shoe, and wildly playing a rendition of Metallica's Enter Sandman, to an ecstatic crowd (though, there were a few bewildered audience members)...

Plane Propellor Smashes Through Fuselage And Hits Passenger

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK

A plane's propeller snapped off during take off, smashing through the fuselage and striking a passenger in the head. Air Canada propeller slices in...

This Video Shows How Canadians React To Islamophobia

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK

A Canadian social experiment that set out to expose any prejudice against Muslims following last weeks’ attack in Ottawa has instead showcased the c...

Extremist Terror Reaches Liberal Shores

Kokulan Mahendiran | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK
Kokulan Mahendiran

While it may be more comforting to consider these men but lone wolves acting upon their own deranged ideas, that no longer seems to be the case. In this age of social media and easily accessible information in which we live, it is no longer necessary for contact to be made for a message to be passed on.

This Is What A Bubble Looks Like Freezing In Mid-Air

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Tech

It's one of those things you never knew you wanted to see until you've seen it, but bubbles freezing in mid-air might just be one of the most mesmeris...

Chilling Footage Show The Dramatic Moment Ottawa Gunman Stormed Parliament

The Huffington Post UK/ PA/AP | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK

A dramatic video has been released that shows the moment Michael Zehaf Bibeau carried out his shooting rampage in the Canadian Capital of Ottawa. T...

To the Northern Lights and Beyond

Ella Jameson | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ella Jameson

In my non-expert opinion the most important piece of advice that anyone can take with them is this: don't go for the northern lights; go for the destination. It doesn't matter how much you plan and prepare or how long you spend choosing your destination and dates: aurora borealis doesn't care.

Canada's Capital Left Stunned, But Defiant After Deadly Shooting Rampage

The Huffington Post UK/ PA/AP | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

"We will not be intimidated. Canada will never be intimidated," Canada's Prime Minister has vowed in an emotional national address just hours after a ...

Shots Fired In Mall Near To Ottawa Parliament

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK

Police in Ottawa say shots also were fired near a shopping mall close to Parliament. Ottawa police Constable Marc Soucy said Wednesday there have b...

Soldier Shot Outside Canadian Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK

UPDATE FROM THE CANADIAN PRESS: Police are expanding a security perimeter in the heart of the national capital after a gunman opened fire and wounded ...

Places to Enjoy Good Food in Saskatchewan, Canada

Stuart Forster | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

The Canadian province of Saskatchewan has much to offer foodies who enjoy a casual approach to dining and big flavours. As you might expect from one of Canada's western provinces, steaks are popular but there's also plenty more for discerning diners.

Watch Sylvester The Cat Escape From The Smouldering Ruins Of This Hotel

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK

Footage of a plucky cat making a courageous escape from a burning, collapsing building has emerged. The Dauphin Tower Hotel in Manitoba was hit i...

A Beginner's Guide to Oktoberfest

BarChick | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Giant jugs of beer, sausages and hordes of tourists / Germans in lederhosen? It must be Oktoberfest, time to don a dirndl and do your best to booze like a Bavarian.