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Sarah Reid of Canada prepares to start a training run for the women’s skeleton during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia
Toronto’s mayor Rob Ford speaks during a city council meeting to respond to allegations that he made sexual comments about a female staffer. Bot the staff member and Mr Ford deny the allegations, local media reported.
Workers prepare the Senate chamber on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, on Thursday, ahead of Canada’s prime minister, Stephen Harper, delivering the Speech from the Throne on October 16, which will outline his government’s agenda
Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper (right) walks through the Hall of Honour with the Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta, on Parliament Hill, Ottowa, Canada.
Competitors prepare to fire their single action revolvers into the air to signal the start of the Canadian Open Index Fast Draw Championships in Aldergrove, British Columbia