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Opposition parties blame Trudeau government for 'chaos' in Canadian military

Published: 2019-07-10T23:03:45Z 

OTTAWA — Federal opposition parties are accusing the Trudeau government of creating an unprecedented crisis inside the Canadian Armed Forces ...

John McCallum is openly inviting 'foreign interference' from China in upcoming Canadian election ...

Published: 2019-07-10T21:22:30Z 

McCallum, who was fired as the Canadian ambassador to Beijing for making politically charged comments in January, told the South China Morning ...

Twitter political ad ban shows Trudeau Liberals dangerously restricting dissent

Published: 2019-07-10T19:07:30Z 

Twitter political ad ban shows Trudeau Liberals dangerously restricting dissent ... Twitter has made the decision to ban political ads in Canada until the writ ... They weren't complaining about "false news," or "misinformation," they—to ...

Get more Sudbury byelection dirt: Patricia Sorbara writing political memoir

Published: 2019-07-10T18:45:00Z 

... by stories featuring key political figures in Canadian politics. The result is required reading for anyone interested in Canadian politics or government.

Canada should boycott 2020 G20 summit in Riyadh over Saudi 'atrocities': NDP

Published: 2019-07-10T18:35:36Z 

Callamard told CBC News last week that she will be asking the Canadian government, as well as other countries, to advocate having the summit ...

The Sprout: Premiers front and centre

Published: 2019-07-10T15:56:15Z 

Canada's 13 premiers are meeting in Saskatoon on Wednesday and ... The Canadian Press also reports that the premiers plan to discuss climate policy. ... In other premier-news, the National Observer obtained a document from a ...

Bank of Canada's Poloz and Wilkins speak after rate decision

Published: 2019-07-10T15:47:57Z 

Below are some key quotes from a news conference by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz ... POLOZ ON RISKS TO POLICY ADJUSTMENT.

McCallum reportedly warned China that hurting Canada 'will help the Conservatives'

Published: 2019-07-10T14:03:45Z 

John McCallum, former Canadian ambassador to China, says he warned Chinese officials that ... News of that speculation quickly prompted accusations from diplomats and political opponents that he had overstepped his role.

'Appalling': John McCallum pitches China on helping re-elect Trudeau Liberals

Published: 2019-07-10T11:03:45Z 

Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean's Politics Insider newsletter. ... Chretien hospitalized: Meanwhile, in other Hong Kong-Canada news, former ...

Interest rates expected to hold as Bank of Canada set to release monthly monetary verdict

Published: 2019-07-10T10:52:30Z 

... Bloomberg News suggests that Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz "may ... "An appreciating currency is a particular worry for a Canadian economy ... the quarterly monetary policy review also set to be released this morning.

Morning Brief: The Grits take the lead

Published: 2019-07-10T10:52:12Z 

With just over 100 days to go before Canadians shuffle into their local ... Regardless of whether their star is on the rise or flickering out, Canada's politicians are all governed by the same rules in this pre-election ... IN OTHER NEWS.

Amal Clooney faults 'collective shrug' over slain journalist

Published: 2019-07-10T09:54:16Z 

25, 2018 file photo, Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland participates ... The British government said Russian news agency Sputnik and ...

After a stunning spring, Greens might hit their poll ceiling this summer

Published: 2019-07-10T08:00:29Z 

At the beginning of the year, the Greens found themselves with around six per cent support nationwide in the CBC's Canada Poll Tracker, ...

For Canada , the G20 summit in Saudi Arabia could be far more tense than most

Published: 2019-07-10T07:52:30Z 

I think the government of Canada has probably taken the strongest stance against ... CBC News also asked the Conservative Party if a Prime Minister Andrew ... The Canadian government must stand up and reclaim its international ...

Health Canada's Current Plastic Hypocrisy

Published: 2019-07-10T05:48:45Z 

These days, environmental issues are at the top of everyones' news feed. ... wellbeing. Our own federal government recently recognized this dire fact.

Politicians consider trucking, helicoptering salmon trapped by rock slide

Published: 2019-07-10T05:26:15Z 

Politicians consider trucking, helicoptering salmon trapped by rock slide ... Wilkinson said the federal government, the province, and First Nations groups from up and ... While Fisheries and Oceans Canada originally said the slide happened on June 21 or 22, ... News -Canada -New Brunswick | June 20 ...

Second-in-command of Canadian Forces to resign, cites aborted plan to replace him with Norman

Published: 2019-07-10T02:22:50Z 

The Globe confirmed the contents of the letter, first reported by Global News, with a ... Wynnyk's decision to leave the Canadian Forces, effective Aug. ... That was before the government reached a settlement with Vice Adm. Norman, ...

The 'Critical Election Incidents' protocol: How the government plans to fight against interference in ...

Published: 2019-07-10T00:45:00Z 

News; /; Canadian Politics. The 'Critical Election Incidents' protocol: How the government plans to fight ... On Tuesday, senior government officials briefed the media on how the ... If the threat is deemed serious enough, the panel will inform the Prime Minister, Elections Canada and political party officials.

Open letter from Chinese- Canadian groups boosts Hong Kong government , blasts protesters

Published: 2019-07-09T23:43:28Z 

As protesters in Hong Kong continue to rally against Beijing's tightening grip on the city, dozens of Chinese-Canadian groups have delivered a ...

John Ivison: Prioritizing romanticism over realism: Where Trudeau went wrong in Canada's foreign ...

Published: 2019-07-09T23:37:30Z 

OTTAWA — Rhetoric is no substitute for reality, as the American social theorist Thomas Sowell said. It is the besetting sin of the Trudeau government ...