Patrick Brown to enter PC leadership race: sources

Multiple sources tell CBC News that Patrick Brown will enter the Progressive Conservative leadership race just weeks after resigning from the position due to allegations of sexual misconduct. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Leap Manifesto proponents push anti-oil agenda as NDP convention begins

The NDP policy convention kicks off its first day in Ottawa on Friday, with several topics on the agenda. Watch the live stream here. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Canada imposes sanctions on Myanmar general over Rohingya abuses

The federal government has imposed sanctions against a high-ranking member of the Myanmar military under Canada’s new foreign human rights legislation, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced More...

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Leap Manifesto on the agenda for first day of NDP Convention

The NDP policy convention kicks off its first day in Ottawa on Friday, with several topics on the agenda. Watch the live stream here. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Trudeau won't meet with Indian leader behind Sikh separatist controversy

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will not meet with the Indian politician who has publicly accused members of Trudeau’s cabinet of being connected to the Sikh separatist movement. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Canada set to open free trade talks with South American bloc

Barring last-minute obstacles, Canadian negotiators plan to meet their Mercosur counterparts for talks in Asuncion, Paraguay, one day after trade minister Francois-Philippe Champagne signs the CPTPP in Santiago More...

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Ottawa ending policy that rejects immigrants on medical grounds by April, Hussen says

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he will present a plan in April to kill an outdated policy that excludes immigrants based on medical condition, but the NDP wants the government to act with greater urgency More...

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Senate deal on cannabis bill timeline means no sales before August

Governments and producers preparing for the legalization of recreational marijuana this summer now have some certainty about when retail sales will actually begin — and it won’t be before August at the More...

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The Pollcast: Breaking down the Ontario PC leadership race

With little more than three months remaining before the Ontario PCs choose their next leader, Pollcast host Éric Grenier is joined by Conservative insider Chad Rogers to discuss who has the inside track. Powered More...

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RCMP investigating whether Mountie wrote on Facebook that Boushie 'got what he deserved'

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says an investigation is underway into a report that an RCMP officer wrote on Facebook that Colten Boushie, a young Cree man who was shot and killed on a Saskatchewan farm in More...