Feds dropped ball with First World War centenary commemorations: historians

OTTAWA — Some of Canada's top military historians say the federal government missed an important opportunity to commemorate the First World War's centenary and...

Canada still hopes to secure comprehensive free-trade deal with China

OTTAWA — Canada is still hoping to secure a comprehensive trade deal with China despite suggestions last week it was instead aiming for sector-by-sector agreements. Speaking in...

Both sides ‘remain far apart’ despite mediation, says postal union

OTTAWA — Union negotiators say there was little progress in the two-and-a-half weeks that a special mediator was assigned to the Canada Post labour...

Honour soldiers of today while remembering those who came before, Doug Ford says

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford encouraged Canadians to remember soldiers past and present Sunday as they reflected on the centennial anniversary of the end of...

Canadians mark Remembrance Day, 100 years since end of First World War

OTTAWA — Canada's Remembrance Day ceremonies today will mark 100 years since the signing of the armistice that ended the First World War. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan...

Use frozen funds from dictators to help refugee crisis, says Axworthy

OTTAWA — A Canadian-led international movement seized with stanching the flow of refugees wants to use an untapped source of cash to address the global...

Legacies of the First World War: Canadian veterans’ battle for benefits, support

OTTAWA — When the armistice that ended the First World War was signed and the guns fell silent on Nov. 11, 1918, Canadians wearily...

WTI drops for a 10th straight day, dipping below US$60 to a near nine-month...

TORONTO — Crude oil prices lost ground for a tenth consecutive day to dip to near nine-month low. West Texas Intermediate lost 1.2 per cent or...

Liberals again delay firearm marking regulations despite campaign promise

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is again delaying implementation of firearm-marking regulations intended to help police trace guns used in crimes — despite a 2015...

Trudeau’s trade talk to be tested on 10-day, three country trip

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's efforts to find new markets for Canadian goods and services will be on display during a 10-day voyage across Europe...

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