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Majority of Canadians fearful about feeding their families as economic anxiety grows: poll

Thursday  00:21,   08 december 2022

The Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for Global News found 53 per cent of those surveyed were fearful about having enough food on the table, up nine points from just a month ago. "It's quite a startling statistic," said Sean Simpson, senior... >>>

Transgender Irish teen given chance to argue risks of his deportation after family speaks out

Thursday  00:21,   08 december 2022

The Canada Border Services Agency has invited a transgender teen to apply for a risk assessment before he is removed from the country. This comes after the 19-year-old's family — trapped for 21 months in an immigration limbo — began a legal... >>>

OMC: The standoff between Brussels and China on patents is intensifying

Wednesday  22:50,   07 december 2022

by Philip Blenkinsop Brussels (Reuters) - The European Commission asked Wednesday the constitution of special groups within the World Trade Organization (OMC ) for two of its commercial disputes with China after failing to resolve them in a... >>>

'More to do' on systemic barriers facing Muslim charities, Trudeau acknowledges

Wednesday  22:41,   07 december 2022

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledges there is "significantly more to do" on the systemic barriers that confront Muslim charities amid concerns from a federal watchdog that his review of the issue also faces roadblocks. In a statement... >>>

Alberta, Saskatchewan chiefs call for sovereignty acts to be withdrawn

Wednesday  22:11,   07 december 2022

OTTAWA — First Nations chiefs from Alberta and Saskatchewan are calling for their provinces to toss proposed legislation they say is inherently undemocratic, unconstitutional and infringes on Indigenous rights. "We are not looking for change or... >>>

The 12 noon strokes (TF1): Internet users think they have discovered who hides behind the mysterious star!

Wednesday  21:30,   07 december 2022

© screenshot TF1 Stéphane continues his adventure on TF1 and tries to discover his 5th mysterious star. On Twitter, Internet users are already convinced of having guessed the identity of the celebrity hiding behind the star of "12 noon". No one... >>>

Government will review RCMP contract awarded to China-linked company, Trudeau says

Wednesday  20:22,   07 december 2022

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government will investigate an RCMP equipment contract awarded to a company with ties to China's government — and will also change its approach to procurement.A Radio-Canada investigation found that >>>

man in Afghanistan publicly executed

Wednesday  20:20,   07 december 2022

Kabul. According to the Taliban, a person has been publicly executed in Afghanistan. It was the first public execution that the Taliban has announced since its takeover in August 2021. In August 2022, Taliban fighter celebrated in front of the US... >>>

Like lubricating: Evening bread in the Jord of Björn Swanson

Wednesday  20:10,   07 december 2022

With the Jord there is a second restaurant by Björn Swanson, which has cooked in one star. His new gastronomic project celebrates the most typical meal of German eating culture: dinner. © provided by Tipberlin This is what evening bread looks like... >>>

Immigration: a necessary debate

Wednesday  20:10,   07 december 2022

Prepare for yet another text on immigration and claim to improve the execution of the obligations to leave the territory, while delivering more and more, leaves doubt about the effectiveness of the government approach . Global reality, human rights >>>

Fictive employment in the assembly: ten months suspended for Jean-Christophe Lagarde (UDI)

Wednesday  20:10,   07 december 2022

© Julien de Rosa Jean-Christophe Lagarde during an extraordinary council of the UDI on January 22, 2022 in Vincennes, near Paris "Backment to the duty of exemplarity of an elected official": the ex-deputy UDI of Seine-Saint-Denis Jean-Christophe... >>>

A new Celine boutique opened its doors in the heart of Paris

Wednesday  20:00,   07 december 2022

on December 3, 2022, the Celine brand opened a new shop located rue Saint-Honoré, in the first Parisian arrondissement. founded in 1945 by Céline Vipiana and her husband, the Celine brand first saw the light of day as children's shoe brand in... >>>

Bank of Canada hikes key interest rate to 4.25%, signals pause could be near

Wednesday  19:51,   07 december 2022

The Bank of Canada raised its benchmark interest rate by 50 basis points on Wednesday, marking the seventh and final rate hike of the year.The central bank also signalled in a statement accompanying the decision that a pause in rate hikes could be... >>>

Closing arguments delayed in trial of Alberta Mounties charged with manslaughter

Wednesday  19:51,   07 december 2022

EDMONTON — Closing arguments in the trial of two Alberta Mounties charged with manslaughter have been delayed. Lawyers were to present their final statements to the jury Wednesday but are now scheduled to do so Thursday. Const. Jessica Brown and... >>>

Canada commits $800 million to support Indigenous-led conservation projects

Wednesday  19:51,   07 december 2022

MONTREAL — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government will spend up to $800 million to support four major Indigenous-led conservation projects across the country covering nearly one million square kilometres. Trudeau made the... >>>