Canadian authorities say they are assessing the situation after a fire broke out at a container ship carrying environmentally hazardous chemicals.
California's governor is asking for voluntary water conservation, which would include things like taking shorter showers, running dishwashers only when they are full and reducing the frequency of watering lawns.
At least 174 fires burning in western province of British Columbia, 78 of them sparked in last two days, officials say.
At least 152 fires are active in British Columbia province, 89 of them sparked in the last two days, officials say.
Many Canadian cities scrapped Canada Day events this year as anger grows over the discovery of unmarked graves at three residential schools in Canada for Indigenous children.
On Saturday the International Ice Hockey Federation canceled the Women's World Championships, which were to be held in Canada's Atlantic coast province of Nova Scotia, due to the novel coronavirus.
According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre, the quake struck 518 kilometres west of Vancouver.
The eminent historian’s scholarship undermines Hindutva’s project to saffronise India’s past.
The museum said it has been working with law enforcement agencies to return the works smuggled out during recent periods of conflict.
The city on the Euphrates River is about 85 kilometers south of the capital Baghdad and once was a main tourist attraction before Iraq suffered one war after another in the past four decades.
In a ceremony held at Pakistan's embassy in Paris, 445 artifacts were handed back to Pakistan on Tuesday, with an estimated value of $157,000 (139,000 euros).
The mummies had been laid on the floor or in open clay coffins in a crumbling underground chamber in the northwestern Minya governorate.
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