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Canada has quietly cut off aid to Nicaragua over rights violations

Apr 15, 2019 - 7:38 AM

A Canadian foreign ministry spokeswoman says: 'Our government is concerned by the deteriorating human rights situation and economic downturn in Nicaragua.'

University students protest against the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega with Nicaraguan national flags at the Central American University (UCA) in Managua on April 10, 2019. The government of President Daniel Ortega said Monday it was ready to continue talks with the opposition on resolving Nicaragua's deadly political crisis. The Central American country has been gripped by a year of political crisis since months of street protests erupted last April leaving more than 325 people dead, most of them opposition demonstrators.  INTI OCON / AFP

Canadian boxer dies 10 months after fight left him in a coma

Mar 23, 2018 - 12:20 PM

The 39-year-old boxer David Whittom from Quebec was knocked out in the 10th and final round of his May 27, 2017 fight against Gary Kopas for the Canadian light heavyweight title

LAST BOUT. This was David Whittom last fight which sent hin into coma. From David Whittom's Facebook account

'Star Wars' exhibit explores human identity

Apr 18, 2012 - 7:07 AM

Star Wars Identities kicks off a multi city world tour in Montreal Canada