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MONTREAL The federal government is heeding Quebec s request for its assistance as many parts of province brace for heavy flooding. Quebec Public Security Minister Genevieve Guilbault made the...
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... towering figure in the province. Feds promise $2.5B to N.L......
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Legal Aid Ontario’s funding was slashed by 30 per cent in the province’s 2019 budget, prompting criticism from lawyers and the federal government. The Doug Ford government said the cuts...
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The federal government won’t have to comply immediately with a court decision that limited solitary confinement to 15 consecutive days, the Supreme Court of Canada has decided. In granting Ottawa’s...
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A House of Commons committee says the government should offer financial incentives to political parties to nominate more women candidates to run for election. This is one of 14 recommendations...
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TORONTO The federal government won t have to comply immediately with a court decision that limited solitary confinement to 15 consecutive days, the Supreme Court of Canada has decided....
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The recommendations could be moot in less than a year, however, if the same agency upholds an existing decision to ban most uses of the same products to protect other...
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The recommendations could be moot in less than a year, however, if the same agency upholds an existing decision to ban most uses of the same products to protect other...
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A hard limit on how long inmates can be in solitary confinement could be dangerous, the federal government argues in asking the Supreme Court of Canada to set aside the...
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TORONTO A hard limit on how long inmates can be in solitary confinement could be dangerous, the federal government argues in asking the Supreme Court of Canada to set...
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The federal government has introduced legislation that it says will remove a final federal barrier to the easier flow of beer, wine and spirits across provincial and territorial boundaries. Now,...
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ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—Newfoundland and Labrador will receive $2.5 billion from Ottawa over 38 years from the newly reviewed Atlantic Accord, a crucial federal provincial agreement on offshore resource revenues. Premier Dwight...
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OTTAWA—Canada’s health program for refugees and asylum seekers is getting a $283 million boost over the next two years. Immigration officials say the funding increase — contained in last week’s federal...
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OTTAWA—The federal Liberal government’s fourth budget will include measures to help Canadians cover their bills if they choose to head back to school to boost their skills or change careers,...
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The federal government has finalized a deal that will deliver millions of dollars to a remote Indigenous community in northern Ontario to help tackle a housing crisis that is affecting...
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Canada’s Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale announced a federal investment to help the University of Saskatchewan reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Listen The Canadian government is giving the University of Saskatchewan...
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Minister of Status of Women Maryam Monsef speaks during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on June 14, 2018. Listen Ottawa will provide $1...
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OTTAWA—The federal government is hoping to lock down a new location for a promised national memorial for the war in Afghanistan after the Canadian War Museum opposed a previous proposal,...
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The Trudeau government in 2017 released a defence policy that included dramatic increases in the amount of money to be spent on new aircraft, ships, armoured vehicles and other military...
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OTTAWA The federal government has introduced legislation to provide pardons to people convicted of simple cannabis possession with no application fee and no wait time. Public Safety Minister Ralph...