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Indigenous incarceration rate "a travesty," Canada's prison watchdog says

Published: 2020-01-22T21:56:15Z 

The proportion of Indigenous people doing time in Canadian prisons is ... interventions by the courts, and multiple promises from numerous political ...

BREAKING: Rosemary Barton dropped from CBC's The National, format scrapped

Published: 2020-01-22T21:09:29Z 

... position to the position of chief political correspondent for CBC News. ... National in which political pundits give their opinions on Canadian politics.

FUREY: Canada's new China committee is exactly what's needed

Published: 2020-01-22T21:00:00Z 

The big political news of the day was that former Quebec Premier Jean Charest announced he wouldn't be running for federal Conservative leader.

Monetary Policy Report Press Conference Opening Statement

Published: 2020-01-22T16:18:45Z 

Statistics Canada's historical revisions showed more growth, more investment from government infrastructure spending and a higher household ...

Economic outlook causing concerns for Canadian companies

Published: 2020-01-22T13:30:00Z 

Economic outlook causing concerns for Canadian companies ... Slowing economic growth is set to challenge Canada's trade sector through 2020, especially with ... trade fall-out, and, on home soil, a Canadian minority government trying to find its feet. ... In the news: Cyber now top business risk globally.

Jean Charest, Jean Chrétien and other political throwbacks in the news

Published: 2020-01-22T11:26:15Z 

Jean Charest, Jean Chrétien and other political throwbacks in the news ... Dr. Ivan Zinger, the correctional investigator of Canada, announced the ...

Ottawa says geopolitical considerations a factor in Huawei 5G decision

Published: 2020-01-22T01:07:30Z 

The United States and Australia, allies of Canada in the Five Eyes ... The Canadian government has previously said its 5G decision will hinge on ...

Chris Selley: Jean Charest decides that the Conservative Party doesn't deserve him

Published: 2020-01-22T00:22:30Z 

The statement begins almost as though he were making his candidacy official: "I am deeply concerned that the people of Canada are politically ...

Chrétien's China and Trudeau's

Published: 2020-01-21T23:15:56Z 

"The first priority of any government must be the liberty of its citizens," Goldenberg writes, "and all political parties agree that the Canadian government ...

How did VW avoid criminal charges in Canada over its emissions cheating?

Published: 2020-01-21T22:41:15Z 

When Volkswagen Canada pleads guilty on Wednesday to illegally importing cars that were rigged to beat emissions tests, investigators and ...

Prison watchdog decries 'Indigenization' of Canada's correctional system

Published: 2020-01-21T17:10:46Z 

"The Indigenization of Canada's prison population is nothing short of a ... The government of Canada needs to lead and direct these efforts," he said.

Will Trudeau government foot the security bill for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle?

Published: 2020-01-13T19:03:11Z 

Finance Minister Bill Morneau has stated that the federal government has not ... "Canadians wish the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Harry and Meghan, ... The couple sent a lawyer letter to British news outlets stating that photos by ...

McDonald's tests out new plant-based burger in Canada

Published: 2020-01-10T18:58:29Z 

McDonald's is cutting the price of the P.L.T. from its original $6.49 Canadian ... After a decade of Liberal government, Ontario's debt stands at over ... You'd think that wouldn't make the news with all the more prescient issues at hand ...

Anti-terrorism protest to be held in Toronto this Saturday

Published: 2020-01-08T21:45:54Z 

For years now, a number of Canadian politicians have pushed for the ... NEWS 1130 reported that the group was protesting on Highway 17 and were ...

Canadian media fawns over Trudeau's new beard

Published: 2020-01-07T17:27:28Z 

The Canadian Press, a wire service in which client news outlets pay a ... The political polarization that is often discussed in regards to the United ...

Trudeau's refugee bill labelled ineffective: Report

Published: 2020-01-03T19:04:06Z 

You'd think that wouldn't make the news with all the more prescient issues at hand ... It has become increasingly clear that in today's political climate you're ... I don't understand why or how, any Canadian could criticize a politician for ...

Ford government wants more people going into trades in Ontario

Published: 2020-01-02T19:50:23Z 

Ford government wants more people going into trades in Ontario ... McNaughton for the province in 2020, according to Chatham Daily News. ... The Ontario government, on the other hand, have offered up to $60 per day for ... of 13 million Ontarians who live in the most populace province in Canada.