Canada is a country in the northern part of North America with ten provinces and three territories.
Canada is a federal parliamentary democracy as well as a constitutional monarchy: Queen Elizabeth is the head of state. The country is also bilingual - English and French - at the federal level. The name Canada originates from the Saint Lawrence Iroquoian word for village, 'kanata.'
The US has revealed some of its goals for the upcoming renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. A document sent to lawmakers by the country's trade representative said the top priority was shrinking the trade deficit between the United States and its neighbours. But what are THEIR plans?
The Canadian province of British Columbia has evacuated thousands of people as dry weather continues to fuel blazes, with 138 new fires starting in the last days. They are believed to be the worst wildfires in a decade.
Canada marks its 150th birthday with a party this week, but many indigenous people are not in the mood to celebrate. We go to the Colombian jungle where coca plants - the base for cocaine - are still thriving despite the peace deal with FARC rebels. We'll also hear about blind baseball fans in South Korea who put together a popular podcast about their favorite sport.
Canada is marking its 150th birthday this year, with celebrations on Parliament Hill in Ottawa this weekend on July 1st. However, not everyone in Canada will be in a mood to celebrate. Canada's indigenous peoples have been there for thousands of years - long before it came to be what we now know as Canada.
Lewis Hamilton closed the gap on championship leader Sebastian Vettel with a pole to flag victory in a Mercedes one-two in Canada. Vettel suffered damage to his Ferrari after a poor start but battled back to fourth.