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State funeral, public condolences being planned for Brian Mulroney

State funeral, public condolences being planned for Brian Mulroney

A state funer­al will be held lat­er this month for for­mer prime min­is­ter Bri­an…

House of Commons silent, Parliament Hill flag at half-mast after death of Mulroney

House of Commons silent, Parliament Hill flag at half-mast after death of Mulroney

Mem­bers of Par­lia­ment are absent from the House of Com­mons as Cana­di­ans mourn the…

Ottawa adds funding to CBC, despite executives' claims it was asked to cut its budget

Ottawa adds funding to CBC, despite executives' claims it was asked to cut its budget

Canada’s pub­lic broad­cast­er is get­ting an increase in fund­ing, despite exec­u­tives’…

Quebec Appeal Court rules secularism law is constitutional, English schools rebuffed

Quebec Appeal Court rules secularism law is constitutional, English schools rebuffed

The Que­bec Court of Appeal has ruled that the province’s sec­u­lar­ism law is…

Liberals table bill paving way for future pharmacare program a day before deadline

Liberals table bill paving way for future pharmacare program a day before deadline

Health Min­is­ter Mark Hol­land tabled a long−awaited bill this morn­ing in the…

'About fairness': Saskatchewan government won't remit carbon levy to Ottawa

'About fairness': Saskatchewan government won't remit carbon levy to Ottawa

The min­is­ter respon­si­ble for Saskatchewan’s ener­gy util­i­ty said Thurs­day the…

After more than a year, Ottawa moves to hire permanent federal ethics commissioner

After more than a year, Ottawa moves to hire permanent federal ethics commissioner

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment has appoint­ed a new ethics com­mis­sion­er with the…

On famous Trudeau anniversary, no snow, or resignation, in prime minister's forecast

On famous Trudeau anniversary, no snow, or resignation, in prime minister's forecast

The famous ​“walk in the snow” that pur­port­ed­ly spurred Pierre Trudeau’s depar­ture as…

New Democrat MP Daniel Blaikie to resign his seat, work for Manitoba premier

New Democrat MP Daniel Blaikie to resign his seat, work for Manitoba premier

A New Demo­c­rat mem­ber of Par­lia­ment is resign­ing his seat for a job with…

New Leger poll suggests support for Conservatives, Pierre Poilievre is growing

New Leger poll suggests support for Conservatives, Pierre Poilievre is growing

A new poll sug­gests sup­port for Pierre Poilievre is grow­ing, and most Cana­di­ans are…

Export Development Canada lends Newfoundland hydrogen project $128M

Export Development Canada lends Newfoundland hydrogen project $128M

The fed­er­al export cred­it agency has agreed to lend mil­lions of dol­lars to…

Conservatives vote in favour of Liberal government bill banning replacement workers

Conservatives vote in favour of Liberal government bill banning replacement workers

Con­ser­v­a­tives have vot­ed in favour of a bill that would ban replace­ment…

Backlog of problems with federal Phoenix pay system bigger than ever: union

Backlog of problems with federal Phoenix pay system bigger than ever: union

Three unions are call­ing on the gov­ern­ment to pro­vide addi­tion­al com­pen­sa­tion to…

N.S. auditor calls RCMP over 'concealment' by provincial Liberals of misuse of funds

N.S. auditor calls RCMP over 'concealment' by provincial Liberals of misuse of funds

Nova Scotia’s audi­tor gen­er­al is ask­ing the Moun­ties to inves­ti­gate the…

Changes needed to ensure safer, more resilient RCMP, union mental-health report says

Changes needed to ensure safer, more resilient RCMP, union mental-health report says

The union rep­re­sent­ing front−line Moun­ties is urg­ing the RCMP to move beyond…

Liberal government wants voting health breaks for MPs after Opposition 'obstruction'

Liberal government wants voting health breaks for MPs after Opposition 'obstruction'

The Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment says it wants to bring in health breaks that would elim­i­nate…

Canadian cities 'not gatekeepers': Head of mayors' group pushes back on Poilievre

Canadian cities 'not gatekeepers': Head of mayors' group pushes back on Poilievre

The pres­i­dent of the Fed­er­a­tion of Cana­di­an Munic­i­pal­i­ties says his mem­bers…

More to do on defence, Trudeau says after meetings with Polish leaders in Warsaw

More to do on defence, Trudeau says after meetings with Polish leaders in Warsaw

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau is defend­ing Canada’s defence spend­ing lev­els as he…

Canada has asked Ukraine how it can help amid delay in air-defence system, Blair says

Canada has asked Ukraine how it can help amid delay in air-defence system, Blair says

Defence Min­is­ter Bill Blair says Cana­da has asked the Ukrain­ian gov­ern­ment how it…

Freeland pledges pharmacare deal won't jeopardize federal finances

Freeland pledges pharmacare deal won't jeopardize federal finances

Finance Min­is­ter Chrys­tia Free­land says phar­ma­care will not jeop­ar­dize Canada’s…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says 'weakling' Putin executed Navalny to crush dissent

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says 'weakling' Putin executed Navalny to crush dissent

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau is call­ing Vladimir Putin a ​“weak­ling” ahead of…

Poilievre vows to 'always stand with Ukraine' as third year of Russian war begins

Poilievre vows to 'always stand with Ukraine' as third year of Russian war begins

Pierre Poilievre has vowed that ​“Cana­da will always stand with Ukraine” as the world…

China wants Canadian private investment in Belt and Road projects, amid scrutiny

China wants Canadian private investment in Belt and Road projects, amid scrutiny

China’s ambas­sador in Ottawa says he wants Cana­di­an busi­ness to col­lab­o­rate with…

Trudeau signs support pact, attacks 'weakling' Putin in unannounced Kyiv visit

Trudeau signs support pact, attacks 'weakling' Putin in unannounced Kyiv visit

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau sur­veyed the wreck­age of one of the first bat­tles in…

Info watchdog investigating record destruction allegations related to ArriveCan app

Info watchdog investigating record destruction allegations related to ArriveCan app

The fed­er­al infor­ma­tion watch­dog says she will look into alle­ga­tions about…

Ottawa appeals court decision finding its use of Emergencies Act was unreasonable

Ottawa appeals court decision finding its use of Emergencies Act was unreasonable

Ottawa has filed to appeal a Fed­er­al Court deci­sion that found its invo­ca­tion…

Interference inquiry head says feds have signalled need for closed-door hearings

Interference inquiry head says feds have signalled need for closed-door hearings

The head of a fed­er­al inquiry into for­eign inter­fer­ence says the gov­ern­ment…

Canada sanctions 10 more people in Russia over war with Ukraine ahead of anniversary

Canada sanctions 10 more people in Russia over war with Ukraine ahead of anniversary

Cana­da is adding 10 peo­ple and 153 enti­ties to its sanc­tions list, with Russia’s…

'Freedom Convoy' organizer suing Ottawa for using Emergencies Act to freeze accounts

'Freedom Convoy' organizer suing Ottawa for using Emergencies Act to freeze accounts

A main orga­niz­er of the ​“Free­dom Con­voy” is suing the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment for…

Claws come out for federal minister who shared picture of lobster lunch in Asia

Claws come out for federal minister who shared picture of lobster lunch in Asia

A pho­to of fed­er­al Agri­cul­ture Min­is­ter Lawrence MacAulay eat­ing lob­ster in…

B.C. election budget boosts family benefits as deficit soars to $7.9 B

B.C. election budget boosts family benefits as deficit soars to $7.9 B

British Colum­bia fam­i­lies and small busi­ness oper­a­tors are expect­ed to ben­e­fit…

Nova Scotia Liberal Brendan Maguire crosses floor to join Tory cabinet

Nova Scotia Liberal Brendan Maguire crosses floor to join Tory cabinet

Nova Sco­tia Lib­er­al mem­ber Bren­dan Maguire has crossed the floor to join the…

GST, HST on carbon price could raise billions over next seven years: budget watchdog

GST, HST on carbon price could raise billions over next seven years: budget watchdog

The fed­er­al government’s car­bon price could gen­er­ate more than $5 bil­lion from the…

Support for sending military aid to Ukraine rising: Leger poll

Support for sending military aid to Ukraine rising: Leger poll

More Cana­di­ans want the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment to send more ammu­ni­tion and oth­er…

Jagmeet Singh vs. Galen Weston: The NDP's crusade to bring down 'corporate greed'

Jagmeet Singh vs. Galen Weston: The NDP's crusade to bring down 'corporate greed'

Push­ing a gro­cery cart up and down the aisles of Loblaws, Jag­meet Singh has to…

Conservative government would require websites to verify age to watch porn: Poilievre

Conservative government would require websites to verify age to watch porn: Poilievre

A future Con­ser­v­a­tive gov­ern­ment would change the law to require that porn…

Poilievre against transgender women in female bathrooms, changing rooms, sports

Poilievre against transgender women in female bathrooms, changing rooms, sports

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre says he believes ​“bio­log­i­cal males” have no…

Canada's war crimes program hasn't publicly updated its activities in eight years

Canada's war crimes program hasn't publicly updated its activities in eight years

A fed­er­al gov­ern­ment unit tasked with keep­ing war crim­i­nals out of Cana­da has not…

Trudeau set to make housing announcement in Edmonton

Trudeau set to make housing announcement in Edmonton

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau is set to make a hous­ing announce­ment in Edmon­ton…

Ottawa considering a new ombudsperson to field Canadian concerns about online harms

Ottawa considering a new ombudsperson to field Canadian concerns about online harms

The fed­er­al government’s evolv­ing plan to help pro­tect Cana­di­ans from harm online…

'We're focused on ending this war': PM on long-term plan for Ukrainians in Canada

'We're focused on ending this war': PM on long-term plan for Ukrainians in Canada

As the sec­ond anniver­sary of the war in Ukraine looms, war−displaced Ukraini­ans…

Saskatchewan Premier Moe in India amid country's diplomatic tensions with Ottawa

Saskatchewan Premier Moe in India amid country's diplomatic tensions with Ottawa

Saskatchewan Pre­mier Scott Moe is in India to pro­mote trade despite height­ened…

Trudeau boosts B.C.'s housing plan with $2 billion in federal financing

Trudeau boosts B.C.'s housing plan with $2 billion in federal financing

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment will be adding anoth­er…

Federal government scales back carbon price rebates for small businesses

Federal government scales back carbon price rebates for small businesses

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment is cut­ting the amount of mon­ey small− and medium−sized…

Mental health minister says 'safer supply' drug concerns rooted in 'stigma and fear'

Mental health minister says 'safer supply' drug concerns rooted in 'stigma and fear'

Canada’s men­tal health and addic­tions min­is­ter believes fear and stig­ma are dri­ving…

Financial intelligence agencies flag attempts to skirt sanctions against Russia

Financial intelligence agencies flag attempts to skirt sanctions against Russia

Canada’s finan­cial intel­li­gence agency and Euro­pean allies are high­light­ing…

Italian PM Meloni to visit Canada less than a year after spat over LGBTQ+ issues

Italian PM Meloni to visit Canada less than a year after spat over LGBTQ+ issues

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau’s office says his Ital­ian coun­ter­part, Gior­gia…

Could Canadians lose access to Pornhub? Depends on what happens with a Senate bill

Could Canadians lose access to Pornhub? Depends on what happens with a Senate bill

The own­ers of Porn­hub say block­ing access to Cana­di­ans is among options they’re…

Timeline of recent tensions between Canada and India

Timeline of recent tensions between Canada and India

Cana­da and India have not had a per­fect rela­tion­ship, and issues over Sikh…

Canada holds 'workshops' for Indian officials on rule of law amid Trudeau, Modi spat

Canada holds 'workshops' for Indian officials on rule of law amid Trudeau, Modi spat

As experts urge Cana­da to ease the strain after Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau accused…

Ottawa late to respond to Emergencies Act commission findings

Ottawa late to respond to Emergencies Act commission findings

The Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment has missed a dead­line to respond to the find­ings and…

House committee tells Loblaw and Walmart to sign grocery code or risk legislation

House committee tells Loblaw and Walmart to sign grocery code or risk legislation

The House of Com­mons com­mit­tee study­ing food prices is urg­ing Loblaw and Wal­mart to…

Emergency contraceptives like morning-after pill must be covered by pharmacare: NDP

Emergency contraceptives like morning-after pill must be covered by pharmacare: NDP

Fed­er­al NDP Leader Jag­meet Singh says he wants every Cana­di­an with a health…

Judge rules challenge of Saskatchewan's pronoun law can proceed

Judge rules challenge of Saskatchewan's pronoun law can proceed

A judge has ruled a court chal­lenge can pro­ceed over the Saskatchewan government’s…

Reports of Alexei Navalny's death reminder of Putin's oppressive regime: Joly

Reports of Alexei Navalny's death reminder of Putin's oppressive regime: Joly

Canada’s for­eign affairs min­is­ter says the report­ed death of Alex­ei Naval­ny, who…

Trudeau downplays Liberal divisions on Israel-Hamas war, NDP calls for firmer stance

Trudeau downplays Liberal divisions on Israel-Hamas war, NDP calls for firmer stance

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says diverse views in his cau­cus are a source of…

Poilievre says he would 'cut wasteful foreign aid,' work towards NATO spending target

Poilievre says he would 'cut wasteful foreign aid,' work towards NATO spending target

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre is pledg­ing that a future gov­ern­ment…

Some members of Parliament, ministers assigned police protection as security tightens

Some members of Parliament, ministers assigned police protection as security tightens

A Con­ser­v­a­tive MP whose Toron­to office was van­dal­ized this week is among sev­er­al…

Trudeau warns Israel of 'catastrophic' consequences of pending Rafah offensive

Trudeau warns Israel of 'catastrophic' consequences of pending Rafah offensive

An Israeli mil­i­tary offen­sive into the dense­ly pop­u­lat­ed area where some 1.5…

Blair announces more than $273M in air defence, drone equipment for Latvia mission

Blair announces more than $273M in air defence, drone equipment for Latvia mission

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment is spend­ing more than $273 mil­lion to acquire new mil­i­tary…



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