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News: Canada

fires. A beginning of lull in Gironde and in the Landes, rain and thunderstorms expected this evening

Saturday  11:50,   13 august 2022

© Stéphane Mahé/Reuters of the Romanian firefighters work to contain a fire in Hostens, while the forest fires continue to spread in the region de la Gironde, in the southwest of France, August 12, 2022. in Gironde and in the Landes, the lights... >>>

"Not overnight": Modeste in the debut with air up

Saturday  10:30,   13 august 2022

attacker Anthony Modeste sees an increase potential after his debut for Borussia Dortmund Bundesliga club. © provided by Sport1.de "Not overnight": Modeste in the debut with air upwards attacker Anthony Modeste sees an increase potential after his... >>>

Fire in Gironde: The 361 European firefighters arrived on site

Saturday  10:20,   13 august 2022

© Laurent Perpigna IBAN / HANS LUCAS / HANS LUCAS via AFP in France, European solidarity is organized the front of the Gironde fire. German, Polish and even Austrian firefighters arrived in support of the 1,100 French fire soldiers who fight the... >>>

Nigeria: The Minister of Finance wants to tax the telephony, that of communication opposes

Saturday  08:10,   13 august 2022

© AFP - PIUS UTOMI EKPEI A woman on her smartphone in Lagos. Despite criticism, the Nigerian government has confirmed its project to tax telephone operators more heavily, which should make the price of telephone calls and mobile data of 5%. This... >>>

B.C. 'clear' there's not enough housing as Vancouver encampment ordered dismantled

Saturday  06:31,   13 august 2022

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's acting attorney general says the province was "clear" with Vancouver officials that the Crown corporation responsible for subsidized housing does not have enough spaces available for people who are being told to... >>>

New Brunswick confirms first case of monkeypox in the province

Saturday  04:31,   13 august 2022

The New Brunswick government said the individual diagnosed with monkeypox, a viral infectious disease, is currently in isolation and is being monitored. “This individual had not recently traveled outside of the province. Public Health contact... >>>

International partners had concern about Canada's 'ability to handle' convoy protests

Saturday  02:31,   13 august 2022

OTTAWA — Two days before the Emergencies Act was invoked last February to quell anti-government convoy protests, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned cabinet ministers that international partners were concerned Canada wasn't able to control the... >>>

Quilters coast to coast rally to sew blankets for London, Ont., women exiting homelessness

Saturday  00:32,   13 august 2022

A fabric shop in downtown London, Ont., has rallied quilters from across Canada to stitch quilts for women in the southwestern Ontario city who are transitioning out of homelessness. Stache Fabric & Notions launched the project in celebration of its >>>

Alliances shift to Danielle Smith in final days to sign up for UCP leadership vote

Saturday  00:21,   13 august 2022

EDMONTON — Seven candidates scrambled Friday to sign up last-minute memberships in Alberta’s United Conservative Party leadership race while political observers say that without hard data on which contender has a leg up, follow the feet. Danielle... >>>

Opinion: We need a review of public education and who we trust to deliver it in Saskatchewan

Saturday  00:11,   13 august 2022

At least 18 former students of the Christian Centre Academy (CCA) in Saskatoon, now known as the Legacy Christian Academy (LCA) have filed complaints with the police over allegations of abuse carried out at the school by staff and church leaders.... >>>

Canada considered jobs, inflation in decision to return Russian turbine: documents

Saturday  00:11,   13 august 2022

OTTAWA — Newly released documents show that Ottawa considered the impact on Canadian jobs and global inflation in its decision to return a turbine being repaired in Montreal to a Russian energy giant. The “memorandum for action” prepared by Global... >>>

Halifax park used as encampment by homeless cleared out and fenced off

Saturday  00:11,   13 august 2022

Halifax city workers and police on Friday cleared a park close to downtown that was being used for the last year as an encampment by homeless people, who were sleeping there in tents and wooden shelters. Meagher Park was “physically secured” by city >>>

Judge suspends two articles of Quebec's new language law, citing access to justice

Saturday  00:11,   13 august 2022

MONTREAL — Quebec's new language law suffered a first defeat on Friday, as a judge temporarily suspended a provision requiring English court documents to be translated into French. Sections of Bill 96 that require corporations to pay a certified >>>

Triathlete scratch from Gedser to Rostock through the Baltic Sea

Saturday  00:10,   13 august 2022

The Doberan marathon swimmer Patrick Schuster-Argelander crossed the Baltic Sea from the Danish Gedser to Rostock Warnemünde on Friday. The 43-year-old triathlete arrived on the beach in Warnemünde in the evening shortly before 7 p.m. after he rose >>>

Chris marks touching: how the dance "unlocked" it

Friday  22:50,   12 august 2022

© Perusseau-Tibéca / Bestimage Chris Marques Touching: How Dance "unlocked" this Friday, August 12, Chris Marques is in control of the ' Good Singers program, broadcast on TF1. If he is very comfortable on the television sets, the world champion of >>>