Trudeau denies ‘partisan’ meddling in prosecution

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau denies allegations of “partisan” political meddling in the criminal prosecution of a corporate giant that have plunged his Liberal government into its worst crisis yet. SOUNDBITE

Canadian couple build world’s largest snow maze

A snow labyrinth in the freezing prairies of Western Canada has broken the record for the world’s largest, measuring a whopping 2,789.11 square metres (30,0021.73 square feet).

Zed’s Dead x Delta Heavy – ‘Lift You Up’

ZED’S DEAD X DELTA HEAVY ‘LIFT YOU UP’
RAM RECORDS / DEADBEATS – JANUARY 18TH 2019

Kicking off 2019 with a statement of musical intent, Canadian heavyweights Zeds Dead and UK bass lords Delta Heavy join forces for their mammoth new collaboration, the rumbling, dirty but delicate ‘Lift You Up’, out worldwide January 18th on Ram Records and Deadbeats.

A relentless roller from start to finish, ‘Lift You Up’ is peak time dance floor anthem at its finest. Combining depth defying drops, fluttering vocal samples and flawless switches in energy levels wrapped up in layer upon layer of honed melodic percussion, the quartet allows the cut to keep one foot soaked in the world of DnB, the other steeped in Stateside-style dub and bass. Having been first debuted at Zeds Deads & Deadbeats sold out annual 2 night stand at Red Rocks this past summer, the hotly anticipated release of this track has been a topic of discussion amongst fanbases for months now as both groups have relentlessly teased audiences with the track in their live sets.

Canadian jihadist says IS foreign fighters ‘hung out to dry’

Canadian jihadist Mohammad Ali who joined IS in 2014 under the nom de guerre Abu Turab al-Kanadi says he has been “hung out to dry” by the Islamic State group like other foreign fighters and appealed to his government for help during an interview at a detention centre in the northeastern city of Hasakeh, under the control of the Syrian Defence Forces, who are holding hundreds of foreign jihadists.

‘Evil’ Canadian jailed for life in gay village killings: reax

Victims’ relatives react on Friday as a Canadian landscaper is jailed for life for the murder and sexual mutilation of eight men from Toronto’s gay community whose bodies he dismembered and hid in planters.