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Algoma University’s Dr. Isabel Molina named Canada Research Chair

Algoma University has proudly announced that Dr. Isabel Molina has been appointed Tier II Canada Research chair in Plant Lipid Metabolism and has been...

Alberta delegation in Ottawa secures caribou protection money

EDMONTON — The federal government says it will provide extra cash to help Alberta live up to Ottawa's demands on restoring threatened caribou herds. "We're...

How the government hopes to strengthen intellectual property in Canada

OTTAWA — The federal government has unveiled new measures on intellectual property as it seeks to improve Canada's performance in a critical area of the increasingly important ideas-based economy. Intellectual property,...

Federal government finalizes regulations to reduce methane emissions

CALGARY — The federal government says it has finalized regulations that should reduce methane emissions from the oil and gas sector by close to half. The...

Trans Mountain opponent got federal money through Canada Summer Jobs: Tories

OTTAWA — The federal Liberal government found itself taking fire over the stalled Trans Mountain pipeline expansion from opposite flanks Wednesday: accused of helping...

Gay purge lawsuit settlement expanded to include more people who suffered

OTTAWA — The federal government has agreed to expand the scope of a landmark deal to financially compensate members of the military and other agencies who...

Tories demand government explain how much a carbon price will cost Canadians

OTTAWA — Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre will ask the House of Commons this week to force the government to show Canadians how much...

NDP urge Liberals to take quicker action on pay equity

OTTAWA — The New Democrats say that if the Liberals were serious about ensuring men and women get equal pay for work of equal...

Budget watchdog says a national basic income would cost $76 billion

OTTAWA — A federal spending watchdog says it could cost federal coffers more than $76 billion a year to provide a national, guaranteed minimum income similar to...

Ottawa probing Tim Hortons franchisee claims that RBI failing to honour terms

The federal government is looking into concerns raised by a dissident group of Tim Hortons franchisees about the potential violation of terms Ottawa placed on a deal that saw Canada's most iconic restaurant chain taken over...