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Bodies identified: Family from India tried to cross into U.S. by foot from Manitoba

Jan 27, 2022 / 3:23 pm

A family of four Indian nationals was only in Canada for a week before their bodies were found frozen in Manitoba near the Canada-U. S. border, RCMP said...

Canada can do more to help Ukraine besides sending weapons: experts

Jan 27, 2022 / 1:28 pm

The debate around sending weapons to Ukraine was being panned as a “red herring” on Thursday, as several experts suggested Canada can better support...

Organizer of Sunwing party flight says his group was unfairly abandoned by airlines

Jan 27, 2022 / 12:58 pm

The organizer of a controversial Sunwing party flight to Mexico says his group was unfairly abandoned by the airline. James William Awad told reporters at a...

Parliamentary security, police preparing as truckers' protest convoy nears Ottawa

Jan 27, 2022 / 11:36 am

Security forces on Parliament Hill are preparing for up to 10,000 protesters to set up camp in downtown Ottawa this weekend to push back against lockdowns and...

Biden gave Trudeau same aviator sunglasses as official summit gift, as Putin

Jan 27, 2022 / 11:31 am

President Joe Biden gave Prime Minister Justin Trudeau the same pair of aviator sunglasses last year he presented to Russian President Vladimir Putin a few...

Tories' election review calls for more diverse candidates, greater outreach: sources

Jan 27, 2022 / 10:48 am

A report into how the Conservatives fared in last year's election calls on the party to recruit more diverse candidates and for better outreach into...

40% of companies make misleading environmental claims, finds global report

Jan 27, 2022 / 10:30 am

Four in 10 companies are using green advertising to mislead consumers into buying everything from clothes and cosmetics to food, a new study has found. The...

Drivers urged to be patient as trucker convoy set to travel through Toronto area

Jan 27, 2022 / 9:06 am

Ontario Provincial Police are urging drivers to be patient today as a large convoy of truckers heading to Ottawa to protest COVID-19 mandates is set to enter...

'It's about money, not people:' Immigration experts describe human smuggling business

Jan 27, 2022 / 9:03 am

Police in a western state of India have begun delving deeper into the deaths of four Indian migrants whose bodies were found in Manitoba just short of the...

Canada's top doctor says severe COVID trends still rising in most jurisdictions

Jan 27, 2022 / 7:00 am

Canada's top doctor says even though the average daily COVID-19 case count across the country is down 30 per cent compared to last week, it's not an...

CRA to send out new round of letters checking eligibility from CERB recipients

Jan 27, 2022 / 6:53 am

The Canada Revenue Agency is sending out a new round of letters to pandemic aid recipients to verify they were eligible for the help, and warning of potential...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau isolating after learning of COVID exposure

Jan 27, 2022 / 6:51 am

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he is isolating at home after learning that he was exposed to someone who had tested positive for COVID-19. The prime...

Quebec Muslim leaders call for federal handgun ban in letters to Legault, Trudeau

Jan 27, 2022 / 6:47 am

Just days before the fifth anniversary of the 2017 Quebec City mosque shooting, the leadership of the Islamic centre where the tragedy occurred called for a...

Police say autopsies have begun to identify four found dead near U.S. border

Jan 27, 2022 / 6:42 am

Mounties say autopsies have begun to try to identify four people who were found dead in a frigid Manitoba blizzard near the United States border. The bodies of...

Alberta reports three cases of new COVID subvariant, more hospitalizations, deaths

Jan 26, 2022 / 9:18 pm

Alberta Health says it has detected three cases of the BA. 2 variant and reported its second-highest rate of hospitalizations due to COVID-19. The province says...

Government's decision not to review lithium company takeover a 'mistake': expert

Jan 26, 2022 / 5:36 pm

An intelligence expert said the federal government's decision not to conduct a formal national security review on the takeover of a Canadian lithium mining...

Banff RCMP have been trying to identify human remains for more than 20 years

Jan 26, 2022 / 4:10 pm

Banff RCMP have an old mystery on their hands. On July 11, 1998, a local tour guide located human remains on the back side of Sulphur Mountain in Banff National...

Canada extends, expands mission to train Ukraine soldiers but won't arm them

Jan 26, 2022 / 3:32 pm

UPDATE 3:35 p.m. Canada is extending and expanding its mission to train Ukrainian soldiers but it is not, so far, prepared to help arm them with lethal weapons...

Trudeau dismisses protest convoy as 'small fringe minority'

Jan 26, 2022 / 2:56 pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has dismissed the protest convoy headed for the nation's capital as a “small fringe minority” that holds...

Police prepare for possible violence as fringe groups latch on to truckers convoy

Jan 26, 2022 / 12:32 pm

Ottawa police say they have been in touch with leaders of a trucker convoy over weekend protest plans in the capital and are getting ready for several scenarios...