With a new Trudeau in the hot seat, the country is expected to resume its role as global boy scout.
Born and bred in a political family, the new Canadian prime minister initially shunned the trade.
The Tories’ social conservativism appeals to many – despite the party’s hardline views on the niqab.
In an exit interview, Barrick Gold's founder Peter Munk has said Glencore Xstrata's boss is going to "eat them all".
Liberia suspects numerous infections and five deaths are from the Ebola virus spreading from neighbouring Guinea, with one suspected case in Canada.
Mayor Rob Ford says the city's council had no business stripping him of his powers after he admitted taking drugs and abusing alcohol.
Beware the dazzle of the latest kimberlite discovery, policymakers: diamonds aren't forever.
Canada has been convinced Western military action is needed against Syria after reports it used chemical weapons, says Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
Canadian Olympians will march in a pride parade in solidarity with the gay community that could land them in jail or kicked out of the Sochi Olympics.
At least three people have been killed by floodwaters, leading authorities to evacuate the western Canadian city of Calgary's entire downtown.
Canada has denied access to a US spy programme but officials say the nation's intelligence agency is monitoring foreign phone and internet traffic.
Ten things you need to know about Canadian teen-pop sensation Justin Bieber.
Native leaders have vowed to carry on the fight for better conditions as a chief at the centre of an aboriginal protest movement was hospitalised.
A YouTube video of a golden eagle swooping down and lifting a toddler off the ground in Montreal could soar to internet stardom.
A Canadian porn actor, suspected in the dismemberment of a Chinese student, has arrived in Canada from Germany where he was arrested this month.
Service outages and failure to keep up with the iPhone mean BlackBerry's popularity is waning and its creators have paid the price.
Rwanda has urged Canada to ensure the deportation of a Rwandan 'genocide inciting' refugee with assurances that the country can conduct fair trials.
Scientists are urging Canada to end its commercial seal hunt after declining ice cover from climate change sends death rates among seal pups soaring.
Conflict diamonds are to be used to fund a new campaign of violence by President Robert Mugabe's regime against his political opponents in Zimbabwe.