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Officials warned China, India could use communities in Canada to advance agendas

Published: 2019-07-12T18:56:15Z 

OTTAWA -- Some of the federal government's top bureaucrats have been warned that China and India might try to use their respective migrant ...

Conservatives ask CSIS to investigate McCallum's latest China comments

Published: 2019-07-12T17:52:35Z 

Conservative MPs say recent comments made by Canada's former ... advice to the Chinese government on Canada's upcoming federal election.

Petty politics , says PM

Published: 2019-07-12T17:48:45Z 

The Liberal leader says conservative politicians are playing petty politics, ... "Conservative politicians are choosing to play a high degree of politics, ... "It's important that the prime minister be here to remind Canadians that we do ... certainly in our country's modern history," Kenney told a news conference.

Citizens now subject to personal information collection at Canada -US border

Published: 2019-07-12T16:18:45Z 

U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the Canada Border Services ... "The Government of Canada is determined to keep our border secure while ...

Elizabeth May brings on Kicking Ass in Canadian Politics author Warren Kinsella to help Green ...

Published: 2019-07-12T15:25:39Z 

This morning, the Twittersphere is erupting over news that a former Jean Chr├ętien speechwriter and punk-rock enthusiast has gone Green.

Conservatives ask CSIS to investigate John McCallum's comments

Published: 2019-07-12T14:15:00Z 

"This advice was partisan in nature and encouraged the government of China to take specific actions in order to influence Canada's democratic ...

Morning Brief: 'Punishments' and protests

Published: 2019-07-12T11:00:03Z 

The former Canadian ambassador to China told the South China Morning Post in an interview Monday ... McCallum does not represent the Canadian government and does not speak for the Trudeau Liberals. ... IN OTHER NEWS.

Pakistan's Qureshi heckled by Canadian journalist

Published: 2019-07-12T07:18:45Z 

Qureshi was on Thursday interrupted by journalist Ezra Levant of Rebel media, a Canadian far-right political website, reports Dawn news. In a video ...

Indonesia grants clemency to Canadian teacher convicted of sex abuse

Published: 2019-07-12T04:52:30Z 

JAKARTA — Indonesia has granted clemency to a Canadian teacher ... "the Government of Canada for their steadfast commitment to seeing us home.

Premiers mostly silent over Quebec religious symbol ban: 'It's not something for us to contest'

Published: 2019-07-11T23:26:15Z 

SASKATOON — Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister pulled aside the premier of Quebec at the provincial leaders' annual meeting to try to convince him ...

Jagmeet Singh says Canada needs a national cycling strategy

Published: 2019-07-11T21:56:15Z 

Singh now wants to bring his love for two-wheeled-transportation to Canadians everywhere with a national strategy to make cycling safer for everyone.

Neil Bantleman released from Indonesian prison, returns to Canada

Published: 2019-07-11T19:52:30Z 

A Canadian teacher imprisoned in Indonesia since 2014 after being ... of Bantleman's case told CBC News the Canadian government saw a window ...

Freeland calls ex-envoy's advice to China about election 'highly inappropriate'

Published: 2019-07-11T18:45:00Z 

In her response about McCallum, she also made a point of highlighting the government's ongoing efforts to protect Canada from foreign election ...

Premiers focus on pipelines, Quebec's religious symbols law at conference

Published: 2019-07-11T16:12:28Z 

Canada's premiers are meeting today in Saskatoon for the final day of their annual gathering, with Quebec expected to be at the centre of talks.

Twitter taps Canada as test market for new 'hide' tweet feature

Published: 2019-07-11T15:12:35Z 

Michele Austin, head of government and public policy at Twitter Canada, said the platform designed the feature for "when a reply goes sideways," but ...