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Ontario midwives welcome ‘historic’ victory in pay equity case

2 hours 37 min ago
The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario ruled Monday that the province had discriminated against midwives in failing to monitor their compensation and regularly negotiate with them over it.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Minister Bill Blair apologizes for confusion over Canadian asylum seekers facing deportation

4 hours 10 min ago
Over the weekend, the border security minister created a hornet’s nest of criticism when he said in an interview that the “overwhelming majority” of asylum seekers who have crossed irregularly into Canada over the last 21 months have left the country.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

17-year-old woman charged in weekend stabbing in B.C.

5 hours 31 min ago
Police say a 16-year-old girl was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries on Saturday. Investigators believe the suspect and victim know each other.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Man accused of mailing bomb to his brother in B.C. dies anticipating trial

6 hours 31 min ago
Leon Nepper was to appear in court on Oct. 5. His charges included attempted murder, aggravated assault and possessing and sending an explosive device.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Sticking points remain as U.S.-imposed deadline looms for NAFTA deal

7 hours 16 min ago
No meeting expected between Donald Trump and Justin Trudeau as both leaders attend the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Research group tags its first Atlantic white shark in Canadian waters

7 hours 53 min ago
Scientists say the discovery of a Canadian mating site could be key to protecting the endangered ocean predators.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Canada’s capital region picking up the pieces following destructive tornadoes

8 hours 38 min ago
Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson expects that by Tuesday the city will see a return to a semblance of normalcy.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Canada’s newest senators: first woman to lead RCMP and Cree Métis businessman

9 hours 36 min ago
The first woman to hold the reins of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and a Cree Métis businessman are the two newest members of the Senate.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Body of second missing Prince Edward Island fisherman found

11 hours 1 min ago
The body of Maurice Getson was found at around 8 a.m. Monday on a shore near Campbellton.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Trudeau pays tribute to Nelson Mandela, urges UN to follow his example

11 hours 9 min ago
While global threats continue to emerge, the man known as “Madiba” would only see such challenges as evidence of work still to be done, says Trudeau.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Newfoundland’s popular ‘merb’ys’ calendar is back, sparklier than ever

11 hours 25 min ago
The merb’ys roster has grown to 38 models, representing men of different sizes, racial backgrounds, and gender identities.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Concordia University’s engineering school is first in Canada to be named after a woman

12 hours 4 min ago
The Montreal university announced Monday that the faculty will be renamed the Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science, after a trail-blazing Iranian-Canadian engineer who donated $15 million to promote equity and inclusion.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Families of Elizabeth Wettlaufer’s victims testify: ‘They put money and reputation in front of a human life’

13 hours 25 min ago
Public inquiry into serial murders of nursing home residents hear from tearful relatives and a woman who survived the nurse’s attempt to kill her.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Tight race between Liberals and Tories as New Brunswick goes to the polls today

15 hours 40 min ago
The campaign focused on jobs, the economy and fiscal management, while the role of language in the officially bilingual province also became a lower grade issue.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Man accused of killing four people in Fredericton to make court appearance

15 hours 50 min ago
Matthew Vincent Raymond faces four counts of murder in the deaths of Const. Sara Burns, Const. Robb Costello, Donnie Robichaud and Bobbie Lee Wright.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Justin Trudeau says ‘Canada recognizes one united Spain’

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 15:19
The Canadian prime minister made the comment Sunday while hosting Spanish leader Pedro Sanchez days before the anniversary of last year’s Catalan referendum.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Trump drains oxygen from Trudeau foreign policy with PM, Freeland bound for UN

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 12:01
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland are set to give separate addresses at the United Nations General Assembly this week.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Indigenous eateries take centre stage in Canada thanks to increasing awareness

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 10:06
Despite a high cost and strict food regulations, businesses like Paul Natrall’s Mr. Bannock are becoming more prevalent in cities.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

New Brunswick election nears finish line with final day of campaigning

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 09:16
Heading in to the election campaign, the seat count in the legislature was 24 Liberals, 21 Progressive Conservatives, one Green, one Independent and two vacancies.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

The Vatican ‘owes God an apology,’ activist says in letter to Pope Francis

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 09:03
Gemma Hickey, a clerical abuse survivor, felt compelled to write the letter after an August report documented the sexual abuse of more than 1,000 children in six Pennsylvania dioceses over a 70-year period — and after hearing the recent allegation that Pope Francis had prior knowledge of misconduct by a U.S. bishop.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

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