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Doctors ask Liberal government to reconsider capital gains tax change

Doctors ask Liberal government to reconsider capital gains tax change

The Cana­di­an Med­ical Asso­ci­a­tion is ask­ing the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment to…

Singh noncommittal on keeping scheduled increases to Liberals' carbon price in place

Singh noncommittal on keeping scheduled increases to Liberals' carbon price in place

NDP Leader Jag­meet Singh is rais­ing eye­brows anew over his car­bon pric­ing stance,…

Ottawa police investigating chant on Parliament Hill glorifying Oct. 7 Hamas attack

Ottawa police investigating chant on Parliament Hill glorifying Oct. 7 Hamas attack

It can some­times be dif­fi­cult to dis­cern what con­sti­tutes a hate crime,…

Honda to build electric vehicles and battery plant in Ontario, sources say

Honda to build electric vehicles and battery plant in Ontario, sources say

Hon­da Cana­da is set to build an elec­tric vehi­cle bat­tery plant near its auto…

Trudeau, Poilievre condemn chant on Parliament Hill glorifying Hamas attack on Israel

Trudeau, Poilievre condemn chant on Parliament Hill glorifying Hamas attack on Israel

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau is con­demn­ing a week­end protest on Par­lia­ment…

Naheed Nenshi eyed as front-runner as deadline looms in Alberta NDP leadership race

Naheed Nenshi eyed as front-runner as deadline looms in Alberta NDP leadership race

As a key dead­line looms Mon­day in the lead­er­ship con­test for Alberta’s New…

Jury finds Zameer not guilty in Toronto police officer's death

Jury finds Zameer not guilty in Toronto police officer's death

A man accused of fatal­ly run­ning over a Toron­to police offi­cer sobbed with…

Liberal government turning to influencers to get its message to younger Canadians

Liberal government turning to influencers to get its message to younger Canadians

Den­nis Mathu and Stephanie Gor­don first start­ed post­ing financial−advice videos on…

Disability expert resigns from federal advisory group over benefit program

Disability expert resigns from federal advisory group over benefit program

One of Canada’s lead­ing dis­abil­i­ty schol­ars is quit­ting a fed­er­al advi­so­ry…

Liberal and NDP MPs lament departure of longtime Tory MP as status of women chair

Liberal and NDP MPs lament departure of longtime Tory MP as status of women chair

Lib­er­al and NDP MPs are lament­ing the loss of the long­time Con­ser­v­a­tive chair of…

MPs grill 'incompetent' health agency on fired National Microbiology Lab scientists

MPs grill 'incompetent' health agency on fired National Microbiology Lab scientists

Fed­er­al offi­cials in charge of the Nation­al Micro­bi­ol­o­gy Lab defend­ed secu­ri­ty…

Canada urges halt to escalating violence as Israel suspected of airstrike on Iran

Canada urges halt to escalating violence as Israel suspected of airstrike on Iran

The prime min­is­ter is urg­ing de−escalation of ten­sions in the Mid­dle East, though he…

Ottawa to force banks to call carbon rebate a carbon rebate in direct deposits

Ottawa to force banks to call carbon rebate a carbon rebate in direct deposits

Cana­di­an banks that refuse to iden­ti­fy the car­bon rebate by name when doing direct…

Labour leader urges unions to expose Poilievre's working-class overtures as 'fraud'

Labour leader urges unions to expose Poilievre's working-class overtures as 'fraud'

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre is a ​“fraud” for por­tray­ing him­self as…

In rare move, House admonishes private citizen for contempt in ArriveCan testimony

In rare move, House admonishes private citizen for contempt in ArriveCan testimony

The House of Com­mons admon­ished a pri­vate cit­i­zen Wednes­day for the first time…

Tories accuse minister of 'politicizing' Governor General's office over online harms

Tories accuse minister of 'politicizing' Governor General's office over online harms

A spokes­woman for Gov. Gen. Mary Simon says she will con­tin­ue to advo­cate for…

Tech industry warns budget's capital gains proposals could cause 'irreperable harm'

Tech industry warns budget's capital gains proposals could cause 'irreperable harm'

The fed­er­al bud­get is being met with dis­tain from Canada’s inno­va­tion indus­try,…

Liberals must now sell a budget they say will help younger Canadians catch up

Liberals must now sell a budget they say will help younger Canadians catch up

It’s now up to the fed­er­al Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment to sell a spend­ing plan it says…

Higher tobacco and vaping taxes offset drug plan spending in federal budget

Higher tobacco and vaping taxes offset drug plan spending in federal budget

The Lib­er­als expect a new bid to curb smok­ing rates in the fed­er­al bud­get will…

Liberals raise capital gains tax on wealthiest Canadians, firms to pay for agenda

Liberals raise capital gains tax on wealthiest Canadians, firms to pay for agenda

The Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment met all its fis­cal goals in the fed­er­al bud­get today,…

Budget 2024: Liberals to dole out five years worth of carbon rebates to businesses

Budget 2024: Liberals to dole out five years worth of carbon rebates to businesses

Small− and medium−sized busi­ness­es are set to receive bil­lions of dol­lars in car­bon…

Government documents confirm coal lobbying on Rockies mining, show months of planning

Government documents confirm coal lobbying on Rockies mining, show months of planning

Doc­u­ments released under Alber­ta Free­dom of Infor­ma­tion laws con­firm the Unit­ed…

Ontario, federal governments reach deal allowing Highway 413 project to proceed

Ontario, federal governments reach deal allowing Highway 413 project to proceed

Ontario has struck a deal with the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment to pro­ceed with the…

Singh defends NDP carbon price position -- without directly supporting a consumer levy

Singh defends NDP carbon price position -- without directly supporting a consumer levy

The fed­er­al leader of the New Democ­rats spent Mon­day insist­ing his par­ty’s…

Judge orders Alberta to produce massive trove of coal documents after four-year fight

Judge orders Alberta to produce massive trove of coal documents after four-year fight

A judge is order­ing the Alber­ta gov­ern­ment to pro­duce a mas­sive trove of…

First 2024 Canada carbon rebates will be deposited today for some Canadians

First 2024 Canada carbon rebates will be deposited today for some Canadians

The first instal­ment of the 2024 Cana­da car­bon rebate will be deliv­ered to some…

Parti Quebecois leader pledges referendum, claiming Ottawa poses 'existential threat'

Parti Quebecois leader pledges referendum, claiming Ottawa poses 'existential threat'

Par­ti Québé­cois Leader Paul St−Pierre Pla­m­on­don is reit­er­at­ing his pledge for…

Iran's attack risks provoking 'uncontrollable regional escalation,' G7 countries warn

Iran's attack risks provoking 'uncontrollable regional escalation,' G7 countries warn

Iran’s week­end attack on Israel marks a fur­ther step toward desta­bi­liza­tion of…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemns Iran's attacks on Israel

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemns Iran's attacks on Israel

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says Cana­da ​“unequiv­o­cal­ly con­demns” Iran’s attacks…

When leaders speak of workers and their rights, hold them to it, CLC urges unions

When leaders speak of workers and their rights, hold them to it, CLC urges unions

Canada’s largest labour orga­ni­za­tion is urg­ing unions to hold politi­cians to account…

Smith says she expects Poilievre to work with provinces to give cities housing cash

Smith says she expects Poilievre to work with provinces to give cities housing cash

Alber­ta Pre­mier Danielle Smith says she has no prob­lem with Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader…

Liberals release plan to 'solve the housing crisis,' branding it as a call to action

Liberals release plan to 'solve the housing crisis,' branding it as a call to action

The fed­er­al Lib­er­als have unveiled their plan to solve the hous­ing cri­sis,…

Increasing renewable energy to create more conflicts between environmental values

Increasing renewable energy to create more conflicts between environmental values

An Alber­ta envi­ron­men­tal group oppos­es a solar pow­er project over con­cerns it…

Liberals accuse Conservatives of using AI for amendments to jobs bill as votes loom

Liberals accuse Conservatives of using AI for amendments to jobs bill as votes loom

Mem­bers of Par­lia­ment are expect­ed to vote for up to 15 hours in a row…

Conservative, NDP leaders portray starkly different visions for Canada's future

Conservative, NDP leaders portray starkly different visions for Canada's future

The only thing Pierre Poilievre and Jag­meet Singh had in com­mon Thurs­day was their…

Ahead of likely 'ferocious' wildfire season, fire chiefs lament drop in volunteers

Ahead of likely 'ferocious' wildfire season, fire chiefs lament drop in volunteers

As Cana­da looks ahead to what experts fear could be anoth­er dev­as­tat­ing wild­fire…

Canada needs to build 1.3M additional homes by 2030 to close housing gap, says PBO

Canada needs to build 1.3M additional homes by 2030 to close housing gap, says PBO

The par­lia­men­tary bud­get offi­cer says Cana­da would need to build 1.3 mil­lion…

Federal government used AI in hundreds of initiatives, new research database shows

Federal government used AI in hundreds of initiatives, new research database shows

Canada’s fed­er­al gov­ern­ment has used arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence in near­ly 300…

Alberta tables gatekeeper bill on federal funding, cites housing money as last straw

Alberta tables gatekeeper bill on federal funding, cites housing money as last straw

Alber­ta Pre­mier Danielle Smith has intro­duced a gate­keep­ing law that would…

NDP backs Tory motion, saying carbon price not 'be-all, end-all' of climate policy

NDP backs Tory motion, saying carbon price not 'be-all, end-all' of climate policy

The fed­er­al New Democ­rats backed Con­ser­v­a­tive demands Wednes­day that Prime…

Health minister compares dentists' 'fears' on dental-care program to medicare rollout

Health minister compares dentists' 'fears' on dental-care program to medicare rollout

Health Min­is­ter Mark Hol­land says ​“con­cerns and fears” den­tists are express­ing…

Quebec premier threatens 'referendum' on immigration if Trudeau fails to deliver

Quebec premier threatens 'referendum' on immigration if Trudeau fails to deliver

Que­bec Pre­mier François Legault is ratch­et­ing up pres­sure on the fed­er­al…

Conservative motion calls for PM, premiers to have 'emergency' carbon price meeting

Conservative motion calls for PM, premiers to have 'emergency' carbon price meeting

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre is chal­leng­ing Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau…

Don't equate foreign meddling efforts with success: national security adviser

Don't equate foreign meddling efforts with success: national security adviser

The prime min­is­ter’s nation­al secu­ri­ty advis­er says while for­eign med­dling takes…

Liberal government to launch $500M fund for youth mental health

Liberal government to launch $500M fund for youth mental health

Ottawa is set­ting up a $500−million fund to help com­mu­ni­ty health orga­ni­za­tions…

Staff from PM's office to testify at foreign interference inquiry

Staff from PM's office to testify at foreign interference inquiry

Staff from the Prime Minister’s Office are set to speak today at the pub­lic inquiry into…

Alberta distillery to stop making 4-litre vodka jugs after minister raises concern

Alberta distillery to stop making 4-litre vodka jugs after minister raises concern

A dis­tillery is halt­ing pro­duc­tion of dis­count four−litre vod­ka jugs after the…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces billions to build Canada's AI capacity

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces billions to build Canada's AI capacity

The Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment is set­ting aside $2.4 bil­lion in the upcom­ing bud­get to…

Canadian soldier missing, presumed dead in Swiss avalanche: Armed Forces

Canadian soldier missing, presumed dead in Swiss avalanche: Armed Forces

The Cana­di­an mil­i­tary says a sol­dier is pre­sumed dead after being caught in an…

A battle for hope: the brewing campaign clash between the Conservatives and the NDP

A battle for hope: the brewing campaign clash between the Conservatives and the NDP

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre’s path to pow­er may be by pros­e­cut­ing Prime…

Nova Scotia premier joins calls for meeting with Trudeau about carbon pricing

Nova Scotia premier joins calls for meeting with Trudeau about carbon pricing

Nova Scotia’s Pro­gres­sive Con­ser­v­a­tive pre­mier has joined a call from…

Former Quebec premier Jean Charest calls on Canada's leaders to promote civility

Former Quebec premier Jean Charest calls on Canada's leaders to promote civility

For­mer Que­bec Pre­mier Jean Charest is con­cerned about what he says has been…

Federal minister says nuclear power is key part of renewable energy expansion

Federal minister says nuclear power is key part of renewable energy expansion

The fed­er­al min­is­ter respon­si­ble for inno­va­tion and indus­try says Cana­da could…

B.C.'s first female lieutenant-governor, Iona Campagnolo, dies at 91

B.C.'s first female lieutenant-governor, Iona Campagnolo, dies at 91

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau has con­firmed for­mer B.C. lieutenant−governor Iona…

Trudeau announces $600 million in loans, funding to jump-start homebuilding, rentals

Trudeau announces $600 million in loans, funding to jump-start homebuilding, rentals

The fed­er­al Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment plans a $600−million pack­age of loans and fund­ing…

Trudeau says provinces must price carbon as Manitoba eyes alternative to federal plan

Trudeau says provinces must price carbon as Manitoba eyes alternative to federal plan

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says Man­i­to­ba and oth­er provinces are free to…

NDP MPs Carol Hughes, Rachel Blaney, Charlie Angus not running again

NDP MPs Carol Hughes, Rachel Blaney, Charlie Angus not running again

NDP MPs Car­ol Hugh­es and Rachel Blaney have joined Char­lie Angus in decid­ing that…

Canadians waiting longer for surgeries and other procedures compared to 2019: report

Canadians waiting longer for surgeries and other procedures compared to 2019: report

Patients in all provinces are wait­ing longer for hip and knee replace­ments, can­cer…

Winnipeg MP pushes 'Red Dress' alert system for missing, murdered Indigenous women

Winnipeg MP pushes 'Red Dress' alert system for missing, murdered Indigenous women

A Man­i­to­ba MP is try­ing to cre­ate an alert sys­tem to noti­fy the pub­lic when…

Premier Doug Ford says he wants only Ontario students at universities, colleges

Premier Doug Ford says he wants only Ontario students at universities, colleges

Pre­mier Doug Ford says he’d like to see Ontario post−secondary insti­tu­tions attend­ed…