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TORONTO The veil of Canadian corporate secrecy that helps fuel global corruption is slowly lifting, but not fast enough for some critics. Canada, criticized in the past by the...
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OTTAWA Prime Minister Justin Trudeau officially launched the selection process to replace Supreme Court Justice Clement Gascon today, ignoring calls from the federal Conservatives to delay it. The 59 year old...
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OTTAWA The first 4 20 demonstration on Parliament Hill since marijuana became legal is expected to draw an even larger crowd than usual. Several thousand people normally set up shop...
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OTTAWA Michael Wernick, the clerk of the Privy Council, is bidding farewell to the more than 200, 000 workers in the federal public service. Wernick announced in mid March that he...
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TORONTO Ontario s constitutional challenge to Ottawa s imposition of a carbon charge was left in the hands of five Appeal Court justices on Thursday after the hearing wrapped...
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OTTAWA A Vancouver environmental law firm says Canada broke international rules when it dumped more than 100 shipping containers of garbage disguised as plastics for recycling into the Philippines....
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Political observers say Kenney, an outspoken and articulate former Stephen Harper cabinet minister, creates threats and opportunities for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer ahead of the...
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MONTREAL Transport Minister Marc Garneau says airlines that want to fly the Boeing 737 Max 8 in Canadian airspace must first train their pilots using a flight simulator. Until...
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KITCHENER, Ont. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau accused Ontario s Progressive Conservative government of dragging its feet on vital infrastructure spending and says the indecision endangers work for the summer...
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VANCOUER, B.C. The federal government has renewed a contract with Microsoft Canada that includes more digital communication tools for public servants with disabilities. Minister of Accessibility Carla Qualtrough made...
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OTTAWA Lawyers for Vice Admiral Mark Norman and the federal government are back in court fighting over dozens of documents, including memos to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau from the country...
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OTTAWA Housing advocates want Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to tweak his government s omnibus budget bill to give greater teeth to the bodies overseeing a new right to housing....
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OTTAWA A Conservative MP from British Columbia says he is undergoing tests to determine if he has pancreatic cancer and, if so, how far the disease may have...
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Global Affairs Canada says the sanctions target high ranking officials in the regime of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, including regional governors and those who are undermining democratic institutions. Canada has...
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OTTAWA The national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women is fighting in court for access to two RCMP files the national police force is refusing to hand over....