Canada

As Canada faces rising gun violence, tighter laws are a tough sell

TORONTO: Rising violence in Canada has prompted calls for the federal government to tighten gun laws but tougher regulations could cause a political backlash in a country where 2 million people are licensed to own a firearm. In 2016, 223 people were murdered with a gun, a 23 percent increase from ....

Tennis: Nadal downs Tsitsipas to win Toronto Masters

TORONTO, Canada: Rafael Nadal won his 33rd Masters 1000 title as he spoiled the birthday celebrations of Stefano Tsitsipas 6-2, 7-6 (7/4) on Sunday (Aug 12) in Toronto. The world number one Spaniard denied his Greek opponent a major upset on the youngster's 20th birthday. But the challenger ......