Japan confirms 12 Canadians on cruise ship infected with novel coronavirus

OTTAWA — Japanese authorities might soon allow people quarantined aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship near Tokyo, where 12 Canadians have contracted the novel...
Canadian Economy

Budget watchdog slashes economic growth projections, blames temporary factors

OTTAWA — Canada's budget watchdog says economic growth during the final quarter of 2019 will be "significantly weaker" than predicted in its fall report. In...

AFN, Opposition demand Trudeau Liberals act on B.C. pipeline dispute

OTTAWA — The Assembly of First Nations and Opposition politicians called Wednesday for the Liberal government to take swifter and firmer action to defuse...

Phoenix pay problem backlog declines, but half of workers still impacted

OTTAWA — The backlog of problems created by the federal government's faulty electronic pay system has dropped below 200,000 for the first time since shortly after...

Gord Sinclair hopes to meet with heritage minister over country’s music industry

TORONTO — The Tragically Hip bassist Gord Sinclair says he hopes to meet with Canada's new heritage minister to discuss ways to better "preserve and protect" the country's live...

Ontario appeal court hearing case of man with HIV convicted of sex assault

TORONTO — A man convicted of three counts of aggravated sexual assault because he didn't disclose his HIV-positive status before sex is taking his...

Canada to host Lima Group ministers meeting on Venezuela crisis next week

OTTAWA — Canada will host a meeting of its Lima Group partners next week in an attempt to build new momentum in their effort to bring...

Trudeau cabinet ministers get special hacker hotline to report suspected breaches

OTTAWA — Federal cabinet ministers now have their own special hotline to report suspected hacking incidents. Officials at the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security set up the round-the-clock telephone service...

Elementary teachers to protest outside education minister’s talk

TORONTO — Elementary teachers are planning to protest outside a downtown Toronto hotel today where Ontario's education minister is set to speak. Stephen Lecce is...

High-tech companies eyeing supply chains as coronavirus outbreak continues

OTTAWA — High-tech companies in Canada and around the world are eyeing their supply chains as experts warn the impact of the novel coronavirus in...

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