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Mexican teenage boxer dies days after being knocked unconscious during fight in Canada

An 18-year-old Mexican boxer died days after being knocked unconscious during a fight in Canada. Jeanette Zacarias Zapata had to be carried out of the ring on a stretcher after her match in Montreal on Saturday night. The referee had stopped the fight after she received a number of blows from Quebec boxer Marie-Pier Houle […]

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Justin Trudeau’s mother hospitalised after fire at her Montreal apartment building

Margaret Trudeau, the mother of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, was rushed to hospital overnight after a fire broke out in her Montreal apartment. Emergency response officials told AFP that one person was transported to hospital, as local media posted images of several fire trucks, their long ladders extended and hoses strewn across the road […]

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Canada: Justin Trudeau re-elected Prime Minister but as minority government

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won himself a second term in office, but as a minority government after Monday’s general election. His Liberal Party are projected to win 157 seats, 13 short of a majority, and therefore he will find it harder to pass legislation. The opposition Conservatives are expected to win the popular vote, but […]