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Jian Ghomeshi charged with four counts of sexual assault, released on bail

LAUREN STRAPAGIEL, CANADA.COM Former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi has been released on bail after being charged with four counts of sexual assault. In addition to...

More International Students are Choosing Canada

Canada is on track to welcome a record number of foreign students this year, Canada’s Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Chris Alexander announced today. "103,999...

Some federal laws police and spies can use to fight extremism

The Canadian Press OTTAWA – Some federal laws police and spy agencies can use to fight extremism: Anti-Terrorism Act: Significant changes passed following the 9-11 attacks....

Minister Kenney issues statement on Diwali

Ottawa, October 23, 2014 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to recognize Diwali: “Today Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and Buddhists...

STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ON DIWALI

Ottawa, Ontario 23 October 2014   Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on Diwali: “Laureen and I would like to extend our best wishes to...

Thousands of temporary foreign workers lose chance to stay in Alberta

BY SHEILA PRATT, EDMONTON JOURNAL EDMONTON - Thousands of  temporary foreign workers hoping to stay permanently under Alberta’s special nominee program lost their chance this fall. The...

Canadian Parliament under Terrorist Attack: 2 dead and gunfire inside Parliament

By Andrew Duffy of Ottawa Citizen Soldier, gunman who died in Ottawa rampage identified as Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. Suspect, reportedly Canadian born Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, killed in Centre...

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High-profile gangster Gary Kang gunned down inside parents’ house

Kang pleaded guilty last month to several charges related to a massive 2018 Vancouver police investigation and was awaiting sentencing. By Kim Bolan A high-profile Lower...

Richmond murder is suspected retaliation for Kang hit, sources say

By Kim Bolan A convicted drug-trafficker with links to the Wolf Pack and Brothers Keepers (BK) gang was shot to death in Richmond on Thursday...

Mayor of Castlegar resigns following backlash over trip to family cabin

Vancouver: (Vancouver Sun) The mayor of a B.C. city in the West Kootenays has quit following backlash over a trip he took with his...

Thousands of Canadians still travelling to Hawaii, despite pandemic

TORONTO -(CTV News)- In the wake of several Canadian elected officials being caught travelling over the holidays – despite federal health guidelines stating non-essential...