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People's Party of Canada announces area candidate for upcoming election

Published: 2019-05-29T22:52:30Z 

People's Party of Canada announces area candidate for upcoming election ... NEWS RELEASE PEOPLE'S ... Jeff Harris joins our riding with previous political experience in the last provincial election as a Libertarian candidate for ...

Parties will be 'caught flat-footed' if they don't come up with ways to fight disinformation on ...

Published: 2019-05-29T22:41:15Z 

Canada's political parties are making a mistake if they don't have a strategy in place for tackling fake news online, according to an expert in combating ...

'Snowden refugee' settles in Montreal with daughter, asks Canadian government to accept five ...

Published: 2019-05-29T22:30:15Z 

MONTREAL — Two months after landing in Canada, a refugee who helped ... Rodel appeared at the news conference alongside her lawyers, who ...

Parties will be 'caught flat-footed' if they don't come up with ways to fight disinformation on ...

Published: 2019-05-29T22:18:45Z 

Canada's political parties are making a mistake if they don't have a strategy in ... But when contacted by CBC News, none of the parties offered clear ...

Bank of Canada's interest rate freeze shows the job market is on fire

Published: 2019-05-29T21:18:06Z 

The most interesting thing about the Bank of Canada deciding to do nothing with its key interest rate on Wednesday was its observation about the job ...

Trudeau to discuss abortion laws with Pence

Published: 2019-05-29T20:22:16Z 

The government introduced its legislation to ratify the new deal on ... Trudeau said earlier this week that Canada intends to align its ratification process ...

Woman who helped Edward Snowden calls on Canada to accept other refugees

Published: 2019-05-29T19:37:35Z 

Two months after landing in Canada, a refugee who helped shelter ... so I'm so happy,'" she said Wednesday at a news conference in Montreal. ... issued a new plea to the Canadian government to accept the asylum claims of the ...

Canada wanted China to stop 'inaccurate' talk about justice system in Huawei case

Published: 2019-05-29T18:00:00Z 

Canada wanted China to stop 'inaccurate' talk about justice system in ... Councillor Yang Jiechi, the director of the party's political bureau, on Dec.

Wilson-Raybould says she never had an 'end game' planned during SNC affair

Published: 2019-05-29T17:26:15Z 

Some of Wilson-Raybould's former Liberal colleagues and other political observers have questioned what she wanted to ... The Canadian Press.

'Snowden refugee' living in Montreal calls on Canada to accept others

Published: 2019-05-29T17:21:00Z 

'Snowden refugee' living in Montreal calls on Canada to accept others ... lawyers issued a new plea to the Canadian government to accept the asylum claims of ... Rodel appeared at the news conference alongside her lawyers, who ...

Enough evidence to send SNC-Lavalin to trial, judge rules

Published: 2019-05-29T17:00:30Z 

Sign up for our Capital Dispatch newsletter, for all the latest politics news ... by an internal SNC-Lavalin document obtained by The Canadian Press.

Guelph teen sends final letters to politicians advocating for mental health, addiction support

Published: 2019-05-29T16:30:00Z 

Noah Irvine has written more than 1,200 letters to Canadian politicians since 2017 as part of his Step Up and Do Better campaign. The 19-year-old ...

Judge rules SNC-Lavalin headed to trial

Published: 2019-05-29T14:37:30Z 

... has found itself in the centre of a political controversy following accusations from former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould that top government ...

SNC-Lavalin to stand trial on corruption charges, Quebec judge rules

Published: 2019-05-29T14:35:30Z 

SNC-Lavalin's efforts to avoid a criminal trial ignited a major political scandal ... There are few engineering companies in Canada, he said, who have ...

USD/CAD - Canadian Dollar Probing Key Support

Published: 2019-05-29T14:03:45Z 

The Canadian dollar came under renewed pressure overnight. ... U.K. political issues are undermining the currency pair with concerns about Prime ...

KINSELLA: Dishonest Trudeau campaign against Scheer must stop

Published: 2019-05-29T13:41:15Z 

And the Conservative Party of Canada will always make that absolutely ... cabal have devolved into the porch-light of Canadian politics, attracting all ...

Politics Briefing: Norman affair continues as Senate committee votes to investigate

Published: 2019-05-29T12:56:15Z 

Politics Briefing: Norman affair continues as Senate committee votes to investigate ... Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says two Canadians imprisoned in China are "incredibly ... Got a news tip that you'd like us to look into?

Facebook won't remove doctored content during Canadian election

Published: 2019-05-29T12:00:00Z 

OTTAWA—Facebook Canada says the social media giant won't take down ... Alex Boutilier is an Ottawa-based reporter covering national politics.

Facebook the target of international lawmakers at Ottawa hearing

Published: 2019-05-29T10:07:30Z 

Canadian MP Charlie Angus questioning Facebook Canada head of ... have the capacity to put a stop to fake news during the upcoming federal election and ... He started to say the platform is working with Canadian political parties ...

iPolitics AM: Trudeau to face caucus and field cross-aisle questions before hitting the stage at open ...

Published: 2019-05-29T09:45:00Z 

ALSO TODAY: Open government meet-up gets underway — Alberta ... to the party leadership" for one-time Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney, ...