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Meng Wanzhou claims 'covert criminal investigation' by Canadian , US authorities

Published: 2019-08-21T03:44:56Z 

Meng Wanzhou claims 'covert criminal investigation' by Canadian, U.S. .... In the latest court filings, they note the "international political firestorm" ...

The rising cost of 'social license'? Liberals give away $40M stake in coal terminal to two First Nations

Published: 2019-08-20T23:26:15Z 

OTTAWA — In a highly unusual move, the federal government gifted a .... The Canadian government built the coal export terminal in the early 1980s ...

Environmental groups can still talk climate change during election, says Canada's chief electoral ...

Published: 2019-08-20T22:13:46Z 

Media reports about Elections Canada rules on 'issue advertising' during ... Environmental groups can advocate for Canadians to take action to fight ... the organization does not mention a political party or candidate by name. .... In this news site we know that your underage posters for some political ...

As son-in-law worried for his life in Honduras jail, his family fought for justice

Published: 2019-08-20T22:07:30Z 

Janet Spring, Karen's mother, has taken her own crash course in Canada's foreign policy and has banged on the door of every politician and ...

Canadian Civil Liberties Association to challenge mandatory anti-carbon tax sticker

Published: 2019-08-20T22:07:30Z 

The Canadian Civil Liberties Association says they will be challenging the Ford government's mandatory anti-carbon tax gas stickers in court.

Election Act's New Muzzle

Published: 2019-08-20T20:15:00Z 

That has led Elections Canada to warn groups that running paid ... The UN has called for decisive political action by 2020 to put an end to climate ... https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-49400492?fbclid=IwAR1gRWiRfsgoU.

Jack Letts's father hopes Canada will 'step up to the plate' to secure his son's release from Syria

Published: 2019-08-20T20:15:00Z 

The father of Jack Letts, a Canadian who was stripped of his British ... Canadian political leaders have already faced questions about how they will ... Prime Minister Justin Trudeau refused to say at a news conference Monday ...

As son-in-law worried for his life in hellish Honduras jail, a local family fought for justice

Published: 2019-08-20T17:48:59Z 

Janet Spring, Karen's mother who is a professor at Lakehead University in Orillia, has taken her own crash course in Canada's foreign policy and has ...

As son-in-law worried for his life in Honduras jail, a local family fought for justice

Published: 2019-08-20T17:26:15Z 

'Our [Canadian] politicians are involved in turning a blind eye to human ... Espinal, a citizen of Honduras, married Karen Spring, a Canadian citizen ...

Elections Canada's Gag on Charities Is an Attack on Democracy

Published: 2019-08-20T16:52:30Z 

Elections Canada's job is to run elections that are fair and trustworthy so that the government chosen by Canadians will have a legitimate right to ...

Liberals granting more leeway to would-be Venezuelan immigrants, refugees

Published: 2019-08-20T15:59:43Z 

Viera-Blanco said he hopes the Canadian government also starts increasing the number of visa applications they accept from Venezuelan nationals; ...

H+K Experts Available for Commentary and Analysis in Lead Up to Federal Election

Published: 2019-08-20T15:45:00Z 

Anne McGrath, political strategist, NDP (Ottawa): Anne has a distinguished background in Canadian politics and is recognized as one of Canada's ...

Why Canadian politicians spar over so-called 'facts' — and how to keep track of the truth

Published: 2019-08-20T15:33:45Z 

Environmental Defence explained to Global News it was told that because Maxime Bernier, the leader of the People's Party of Canada, has made ...

SNC-Lavalin stock takes a new tumble after credit downgrade, political flare-up

Published: 2019-08-20T14:48:45Z 

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.'s stock fell again after Standard & Poor's downgraded its credit rating to junk status. Shares in the engineering ...

SNC-Lavalin stock takes a new tumble after credit downgrade, political flare-up

Published: 2019-08-20T14:48:45Z 

Shares in SNC, which also remains in the eye of a political storm in Ottawa that escalated with last week's ethics commissioner ... The Canadian Press.

Physics loses and climate nihilism wins again with Elections Canada's bizarre ruling

Published: 2019-08-20T14:26:15Z 

Physics loses and climate nihilism wins again with Elections Canada's bizarre ... He's an adjunct professor of Canadian political and labour history at ...

Government of Canada invests in Indigenous-led solutions for gender equality amongst youth

Published: 2019-08-20T14:15:00Z 

20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada believes that everyone has a role to play in championing gender equality and in taking action to ensure ...

Trudeau non-committal on blocking Jihadi Jack's return, says only that it's a crime to travel with ...

Published: 2019-08-20T13:33:54Z 

The Canadian government expressed disappointment Sunday that the United Kingdom had moved to "off-load their responsibilities" by stripping Letts' ...

ANALYSIS: For Trudeau and the Liberals, a tie in the polls is as good as a win

Published: 2019-08-20T13:30:00Z 

Global's Chief Political Correspondent David Akin says the latest Ipsos poll, provided exclusively to Global News, shows attitudes about the PM's latest ethics ... The Liberal Canada Child Benefit has, in fact, made a lot of Canadian ...

YouTubers blend humour and history to tell story behind Canada's Constitution

Published: 2019-08-20T11:56:00Z 

A snappy, funny online video production is introducing a new generation of Canadians to the story of how the country's Constitution was ...