News: Canada

Report says Canada should loosen visa requirements to allow more Ukrainian refugees

Thursday  16:41,   11 august 2022

CALGARY — A new report says Canada needs to change its federal visa policy to speed up the admission of Ukrainian refugees, which has slowed to a trickle. The study by the University of Calgary's School of Public Policy released Thursday says... >>>

Mareile Höppner changes from the ARD and "Brisant" to RTL- "Extra"

Thursday  16:20,   11 august 2022

The tabloid topics remain loyal: since 2008 Mareile Höppner moderated the magazine program "Brisant" produced by the MDR. Now she is hiring the private competition. The ARD has already found a successor. © Hendrik Schmidt/ Picture Alliance/ dpa... >>>

Somalia: one million people displaced by drought

Thursday  16:20,   11 august 2022

© Simon Maina Wooden chore for Turkana women, in the far north of Kenya, on the borders of Somalia, on July 12, 2022 The drought that rages in Somalia A reached an unprecedented level and made a million displaced people, alerted the UN on Thursday... >>>

Chelsea wants to save the soldier of Jong

Thursday  15:10,   11 august 2022

Chelsea is ready to respond to the requests of FC Barcelona for Frenkie de Jong according to Fabrizio Romano in his exclusive chronicle for Caught Offside. © supplied by Mercato 365 Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona) according to Fabrizio Romano, the... >>>

FIRST READING: Should politicians ever be allowed to vacation?

Thursday  14:51,   11 august 2022

First Reading is a daily newsletter keeping you posted on the travails of Canadian politicos, all curated by the National Post’s own Tristin Hopper. To get an early version sent direct to your inbox every Monday to Thursday at 6:30 p.m. ET (and 9... >>>

Policy: Rachida Dati will be present at the summer University of Insoumise France and will participate in a debate on security

Thursday  14:40,   11 august 2022

The leader of the Parisian right will participate in a security debate. The ministers Clément Beaune, Olivia Grégoire and Marlène Schiappa will also debate during this summer university in rebellious France. © supplied by Franceinfo The File of the >>>

In the United States, good news for the

Thursday  14:20,   11 august 2022

climate The measures of the environmental component of the inflation plan is the most ambitious ever voted by American elected officials. The good news is rare sufficiently on the front of the fight against global warming so that we appreciate the... >>>

Author Raymond Briggs at the age of 88. Just as we dominate the television program at Christmas time "

Thursday  14:10,   11 august 2022

Stirb slowly " and on New Year's Eve " Dinner for One ", " The Snowman " is an integral part of English Christmas television. The story of a flying snowman and his creator, a little boy, has been shown every year since his first broadcast in 1982.... >>>

Mysterious disappearance of Kiely, 16 years old: the police have no track and calls for help

Thursday  13:50,   11 august 2022

The police launched a new call for witnesses in the investigation into the disappearance of Kiely Rodni, a 16 -year -old teenager Not found since last Saturday in California. The investigation into the disappearance of Kiely Rodni does not advance. >>>

new Taiwan military exercises after the repeated threats of Beijing

Thursday  13:00,   11 august 2022

The Taiwanese army carried out a new exercise with real ammunition on Thursday, after Beijing, which continues its threats, ended its most important military maneuvers ever organized around of the island. © Reuters/Ann Wang The Taiwanese army... >>>

Language vs country poll, scientists demand better pay : In The News for Aug. 11

Thursday  12:50,   11 august 2022

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Aug. 11 What we are watching in Canada A new survey finds more Canadians report a strong... >>>

Air Canada, WestJet continue to deny compensation for flight disruptions caused by crew shortages

Thursday  12:41,   11 august 2022

The Canadian Transportation Agency recently clarified that, in general, airlines can’t deny passengers compensation for flight disruptions caused by crew shortages. However, the clarification has only ignited fury for some passengers who have since... >>>

Climate change is hurting our mental health. These researchers want to help

Thursday  12:41,   11 august 2022

As climate change reaches into more aspects of our lives, it's taking a toll on our mental health. And scientists across Canada are trying to learn enough about climate anxiety to prevent and successfully treat it.In January, Card and a team of... >>>

Ontario class action settlement reclassifies volunteers as employees, setting new precedent

Thursday  12:41,   11 august 2022

More than four years after the launch of a class action lawsuit against a company that ran student travel excursions, an Ontario court has approved a settlement between the organization and former trip leaders who argued they were not paid as... >>>

marked for life: the last scarified scarified from Sudan

Thursday  12:40,   11 august 2022

© AFP K Houloud Massaed, of the Sudanese Hadaria tribe, keeps a lively memory of the day she was scarified in the face with a sharp blade and she has always refused that It happens to her children. The octogenarian still wears today on each cheek... >>>