News: Canada

COVID-19 cases in Ontario top 1,000 for 2nd time in a week

Saturday  18:31,   31 october 2020

Ontario reported 1,015 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, the second-highest number recorded since the outbreak began in late January. The new numbers also mark the second time the daily case count has topped 1,000 in less than a week.... >>>

N.S. Mi'kmaq chiefs demand stop of alleged federal plans to seize lobster traps

Saturday  18:31,   31 october 2020

HALIFAX — The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs is alleging the federal Department responsible for fisheries is planning to seize gear and traps from moderate livelihood lobster fisheries in the province. The chiefs condemned the alleged action >>>

"We do not laugh at religions with impunity": the controversial comments of the Archbishop of Toulouse

Saturday  17:40,   31 october 2020

© Copyright 2020, L'Obs These are controversial comments, while France has been hit by several attacks in recent weeks . The Archbishop of Toulouse Mgr Robert Le Gall affirmed this Friday, October 30 that "freedom of expression has limits" and that >>>

Canada To Accept over 1 Million New Immigrants in Next Three Years amid COVID-19 Restrictions

Saturday  17:30,   31 october 2020

The federal government announced Friday that it is dramatically increasing its immigration quotas for the next three years. The country could see more than a million newcomers arrive at Canadian ports of entry. The immigration levels will increase... >>>

COMMENTARY: Favourable ruling for Morneau still leaves many questions about WE Charity scandal

Saturday  17:30,   31 october 2020

Despite Morneau being pushed out as finance minister, Rob Breakenridge says this is all still very much a story about the government he was once a part of. Between prorogation and filibusters and confidence vote brinksmanship, the Liberals seem very >>>

'We are at risk:' Leadership sounds alarm as COVID-19 cases surge among First Nations

Saturday  17:25,   31 october 2020

WINNIPEG — Grand Chief Arlen Dumas shook his head in shock when he saw the line indicating new First Nations infections on a chart during the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs most recent COVID-19 meeting. “Up until today the average was usually slightly... >>>

'He was so sick,' says daughter of Saskatoon man who committed suicide in hospital

Saturday  17:25,   31 october 2020

REGINA — Allan Landrie died alone on the floor of a locked hospital washroom that nobody opened for more than three days. The ailing 72-year-old, who had an unexplained illness on top of other medical issues, killed himself a year ago in Room 1763... >>>

Vianney joins the Enfoirés troop after several refusals

Saturday  17:25,   31 october 2020

After refusing to join the Enfoirés troop several times, Vianney finally changed his mind. On RTL, the singer announced that he was joining the troupe. Non Stop People gives you more details. © maxppp Vianney joins the Enfoirés troop after several... >>>

"I protect myself from the government and the rioters": before the elections, the Americans rush on the guns

Saturday  17:15,   31 october 2020

After the riots during the recent demonstrations and before the presidential election of November 3, many Americans surrendered in the country's armories. Report in Florida. © Supplied by Franceinfo In the United States, an arms buying frenzy has... >>>

United States: the Swing States, those states to watch closely for the presidential election

Saturday  17:10,   31 october 2020

© JONATHAN ERNST Donald Trump VIDEO - Joe Biden and Donald Trump will absolutely want to come out on top in Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania… We explain to you why it is absolutely necessary to watch these few states on the evening of the... >>>

Nantes-PSG: The probable lines

Saturday  17:00,   31 october 2020

© Provided by Sports.fr Mbappé Kean For this Nantes-PSG scheduled for Saturday evening, Christian Gourcuff and Thomas Tuchel have to deal with many absent. After its important success in the Champions League on Wednesday, although not really... >>>

New Zealand: Jacinda Ardern wants to continue cooperation with the Greens - despite an absolute majority

Saturday  16:55,   31 october 2020

New Zealand's Labor Party achieved an absolute majority in the general election. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern still wants to appoint two green ministers, but avoids the term... >>>

Mandryk: Lack of diversity looming problem for Sask. Party government

Saturday  16:25,   31 october 2020

Between Monday night and the last time Saskatchewan voters went to the polls on April 4, 2016, there has been an worldwide awakening. There’s more being done to point out racial and gender inequality. There’s the youthful environmental protests... >>>

Hamilton with the best time in the only Imola practice session

Saturday  16:25,   31 october 2020

Imola - Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton set the best time in the only free practice session at the shortened racing weekend in Imola. The Mercedes star and sovereign world championship leader distanced the Dutch Red Bull driver Max... >>>

Despite the corona crisis: Freiburg generates plus

Saturday  15:30,   31 october 2020

The SC Freiburg is facing the corona crisis and is generating a surplus. But the SC also has to accept losses. © Provided by sport1.de Despite the corona crisis: Freiburg generates plus Bundesliga club SC Freiburg generated a small surplus of... >>>