Tariffs, fees add $217M to price of three second-hand icebreakers

OTTAWA — Three used icebreakers for the Canadian Coast Guard will cost 30 per cent more than the federal government previously said — an...

Ontario government to raise threshold for official party status

TORONTO — The Ontario government is raising the number of seats in the legislature required to achieve official party status, just months after the...

Canada stands pat on Saudi arms sales, even after hearing Khashoggi tape

OTTAWA — The federal government is showing no apparent signs of toughening its stance on arms sales to Saudi Arabia, even after Canada's spy chief heard a recording of the...
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Sault College Gets One Million for High Tech Equipment

MP Terry Sheehan, visited Sault College today to announce one million dollars in FedNor funding for the schools, Institute for Environment, Education and Entrepreneurship...

The ‘three-headed monster’ behind Jason Reitman’s political biopic

TORONTO — Collectively, Montreal-raised filmmaker Jason Reitman, American journalist Matt Bai and one-time political operative Jay Carson half-jokingly refer to themselves the "three-headed monster of popular...

Fresh rotating postal strikes to cause delivery delays: Canada Post

OTTAWA — Canada Post says its employees will hold more rotating walkouts starting today and warns it will mean delivery delays, particularly in western Canada. The...

Changes to Naloxone Regulation for Police

The Progressive Conservative government sent a release on Tuesday morning, stating "Ontario's Government for the People is helping police officers save lives by enabling...

Feds pledge money for young scientists but funding for in-house research slips

OTTAWA — Science Minister Kirsty Duncan is making good on a promise to help young researchers who are trying to establish themselves in their...

Ottawa talking with Pakistan about bringing acquitted woman to Canada

OTTAWA — The federal government is talking with Pakistan about the possibilty of bringing a Pakistani woman, who was recently released from death row, to Canada. Asia Bibi, a Christian, was sentenced...

Amnesty calls for accountability on coerced sterilization of Indigenous women

OTTAWA — Amnesty International Canada is calling on the federal government to appoint a special representative to hear from Indigenous women coerced into sterilization procedures — to learn what justice would...

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