Politics

Power crisis worsens already dire situation for Palestinians living in Gaza Strip

The worst power crisis in recent memory has left most Palestinians in Gaza with less than four hours of electricity a day, while rival political factions battle for supremacy...

A very social Trudeau ducks the accountability of 'elective dictatorship': Andrew MacDougall

One of the only inconveniences of majority government in a Westminster Parliament is having precious few to blame for your misfortunes. There’s a reason they call it an “elective...

Cash-for-jobs immigration consultant under scrutiny by federal and provincial officials

The company at the centre of an undercover CBC investigation, which unearthed evidence of a cash-for-jobs immigration scheme, is now being reviewed by federal and provincial officials. Source: CBC...

'We are already dead:' Power-deprived Gazans struggle with life in dark

The worst power crisis in recent memory has left most Palestinians in Gaza with less than four hours of electricity a day, while rival political factions battle for supremacy...

Teepee erected in ceremony on Parliament Hill after opposition from police

A group of Indigenous people and supporters headed to Parliament Hill Wednesday night to try and perform a ceremony and erect a teepee, but faced opposition from police. The...

Demonstrators try to erect ceremonial teepee on Parliament Hill, stopped by police

A group of demonstrators headed to Parliament Hill tonight to try and perform a ceremony and erect a teepee, but faced opposition from police. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Demonstrators...

Australian police charge Vatican cardinal with sex offences

Australian police have charged Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis’s chief financial adviser and Australia’s most senior Catholic, with multiple counts of historical sexual assault offences, a stunning decision certain...

Police pilot accused of helicopter attack in Venezuelan capital

The Venezuelan government accuses Oscar Perez, police pilot and action movie star, of strafing two Venezuelan government buildings from a helicopter. The foreign minister criticized Canada’s response. Source: CBC...

Trudeau to have private audience with the Queen ahead of G20 summit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet the prime minister of Ireland and will have a private audience with Queen Elizabeth at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh ahead of...

John Horgan formally introduces motion of non-confidence in B.C. Liberal government

Seven weeks and a day after the polls closed in British Columbia’s provincial election, the end stage has officially begun, but its conclusion is still uncertain. Source: CBC Feeds...