Picture shown is for illustrative purposes only.
A tornado on Sunday knocked down trees and damaged homes in Ottawa as it ripped through parts of Canada's capital and the surrounding Quebec province.
No injuries were reported.
Environment Canada issued a weather warning just before 6 pm local time, saying a funnel cloud had been spotted at the Gatineau airport, moving eastward.
Images and video of the tornado soon spread on social media as it touched down in the Ottawa suburb of Orleans.
"There are many trees down and property damage to some houses in the area," police said in a statement, noting that some residential streets were impassable due to debris.
Reports said the damage was not as severe as in September 2018 when a tornado hit the region with devastating force.
That twister critically injured two people and knocked out power for 200,000 others.
The Bank of Canada (BoC) Governor Tiff Macklem’s reassurance that interest rates will remain low for at least two years could unleash a wave of speculative demand in the country’s hottest housing markets, realtors and mortgage brokers warned.
Canadian banks are warning of a rise in credit impairments over the next year as the unwinding of government aid and loan deferral programmes in coming months expose lenders to the real damage to customers from the coronavirus crisis.
A young humpback whale that swam up one of Canada's major rivers, delighting Montrealers who packed the shores for a glimpse of the first of the species in local waters, is believed to be dead.
The Dubai Future Experts Program, developed by the Dubai Future Foundation in collaboration with The Executive Council of Dubai, prepares a group of future-focused experts in different sectors across Dubai’s government.
First Lieutenant Hamad Khalifa Al Kubaisi had on Friday "succumbed to serious injuries as a result of the treacherous Houthi attack", the Bahraini army said.
There is a lot of excitement over who will find the golden cheque and Global Village is asking all guests to film themselves opening their pack as one lucky VIP pack holder will win Dhs28,000.
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, on the third anniversary of his accession to power.