'I should see your face, and you should see mine,' Quebec premier says of new religious neutrality law

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A new law that would effectively force Muslim women who wear a niqab or burka to uncover their faces to use public services is based on a principle “the vast majority of Canadians, and not just Quebecers” can agree on, Premier Philippe Couillard said. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at 53

Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie died Tuesday night at 53. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Bombardier tie-up with European giant protects taxpayer investment: Don Pittis

Giving away its prize asset, the CSeries aircraft, is Bombardier’s smartest investment in years. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Did the UN ignore warnings of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya in Myanmar?

According to internal documents and sources consulted by CBC News, there are signs several UN figures and other international actors — including a key Canadian official — have been reticent to pressure Myanmar More...

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Elizabeth Wettlaufer 'quite depressed,' faces threats in prison

Corrections authorities have been forced to move killer nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer for her own safety after she received threats from at least one other inmate at the Grand Valley Institution for Women in Kitchener, More...

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Ammonia leak believed responsible for 3 deaths at Fernie, B.C., arena

The City of Fernie, B.C., has confirmed three people have died from possible exposure to ammonia after emergency crews were called to the Fernie Memorial Arena for reports of an ammonia leak just before noon on More...

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Trudeau calls Trump to sell Bombardier-Airbus deal as a win for Alabama workers

Shortly after Bombardier announced its deal with Airbus that would give the European aerospace giant a majority stake in the CSeries jet program, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on the phone to U.S. President More...

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Alberta, Saskatchewan communities battle wildfires fuelled by high wind

A growing number of communities in southern Alberta and Saskatchewan are issuing evacuation orders as wildfires spread in gusting winds. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Can Iraq and the Kurds set aside their differences to finish off ISIS?

The fight against ISIS in Iraq could suffer as Kurds and Iraqis turn their weapons against each other, writes Derek Stoffel. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Opposition parties question whether Morneau's family business benefits from tax changes

Both opposition parties are using parliamentary tools to attack Finance Minister Bill Morneau, questioning whether his personal wealth is being ethically managed given his cabinet role. Powered by WPeMatico  More...