October 21, 2014

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Malala Yousafzai in Toronto to receive honorary citizenship

Prime Minister Stephen Harper will be moderating a Q&A session and will be joined by Yousafzai, as well as Harper's wife Laureen and Minister of...

Open data is nearing adolescence, so how do we make sure it grows up strong?

Tony Clement in Toronto, for the first of a series of open data talks across Canada. Photo: William Wolfe-Wylie. comment. William Wolfe-Wylie. Published: October 20,...

Six candidates face off for seats on Summit County Council

Incumbents Sandra Kurt and Ilene Shapiro, both Democrats, and Republican Bill Roemer face challenges from Democrat John Donofrio and Republicans Debbie Walsh and Gary Hagen.

Ottawa steps-up tough talk on restrictive Buy American trade rules

Trade Minister Ed Fast singled out a spate of recent bills that would block Canadian and other foreign companies from bidding on federal, state and...

Tory tax cuts smart politics

Finance Minister Joe Oliver won't say whether he will introduce income splitting when he releases his fall fiscal update in the coming days, but he...

Lisa Raitt, minister of transport, issues new drone safety guidelines

Raitt announced new guidelines for the increasingly popular unmanned aircraft, and trumpeted the Transport Canada website, which gives operators of drones an easy-to-read list of...

Tory tax cuts smart politics

Finance Minister Joe Oliver won't say whether he will introduce income splitting when he releases his fall fiscal update in the coming days, but he...

Six Canadian fighter jets leave Alberta for Kuwait

Hamilton Spectator Shortly after the CF-18s roared overhead in formation at CFB Cold Lake, Defence Minister Rob Nicholson paid tribute to a soldier killed at home.

Rob Nicholson: Soldier's Death Strengthens Resolves Of Troops Heading To Iraq

Hamilton Spectator Shortly after the CF-18s roared overhead in formation at CFB Cold Lake, Defence Minister Rob Nicholson paid tribute to a soldier killed at home.

Fighter jets depart from CFB Cold Lake, Alberta to Middle East

4 WING, COLD LAKE, AB -- Heavy security controlled the scene at 4 Wing, Cold Lake, as six CF-18 Hornet fighter jets took off from...

Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu : le ministre Blaney évoque un acte de terrorisme

Journal de Montréal Les événements de Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu révèlent l'existence d'une menace terroriste « bien réelle » au Canada, selon le ministre fédéral de la Sécurité publique,...

James Moore: EU stance deters investors who could aid recovery

Outlook Welcome to the tax-free recovery. There were hopes that public sector borrowing would at least remain steady this month. Instead, it's risen by 10...

James Moore: The (fat)cat is out of the bag. RBS is thriving despite caps on ...

Outlook Sometimes the most revealing testimony is inadvertent, observed the Treasury Committee chairman Andrew Tyrie during a grilling of James Leigh-Pemberton, the executive chairman of...

James Moore: Microsoft boss doesn't need $84m to keep ship on track

Outlook Nonsensical pay awards are by no means confined to the banking sector, as Microsoft has made abundantly clear with its award of $84.3m to...

Soldier's death strengthens resolves of troops heading to Kuwait: defence minister

COLD LAKE, Alta. — Federal Defence Minister Rob Nicholson has paid tribute to a soldier killed in a Quebec hit-and-run. Nicholson spoke at the Cold...

Canadian Minister Pays Obeisance at Darbar Sahib - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh24 News & Updates Canadian Minister Pays Obeisance at Darbar SahibSikh24 News & UpdatesAMRITSAR SAHIB (October 21, 2014)—Canadian revenue Minister Kerry Lynne D Findlay paid obeisance...

The races to watch on election night

With longtime councillor Dan Vandal focused on defeating Shelly Glover in next year's federal election, Francophone Chamber of Commerce CEO Matt Allard is the heavy...

Ottawa issues new guidelines on use of drones

TORONTO – Federal Transport Minister Lisa Raitt has launched a public campaign to help make sure Canadians are flying drones safely. Raitt announced new guidelines...

Yedlin: Alberta trails on gender equity at board level

It was in Calgary, no less, at the Petroleum Club where Kellie Leitch, the federal Minister for Labour and the Status of Women, released the...

Industry Minister James Moore Announces New Measure to Enhance Cross ...

(press release)OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/21/14 -- Industry Minister James Moore today announced that the Government of Canada and the United States Federal...

Terrorist ideology blamed in Canada car attack

Macleans.ca Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney and Transport Minister Lisa Raitt address reporters at a news conference in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, on Tuesday Oct. 21, 2014. One...

Terror threats in Canada are 'very real': Steven Blaney

Macleans.ca Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney says Canada is taking terrorist threats seriously after a car struck two soldiers in Quebec, resulting in the death of...

We're looking out for Canada's infrastructure — Lebel - iPolitics

We're looking out for Canada's infrastructure — Lebel. By Denis Lebel | Oct 21, 2014 11:16 am |. Tweet about this on Twitter 0 Share...

Canadian Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney say incident in which a Quebec ...

Editor's note: Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said there are unconfirmed reports of a possible terror attack against Canadian Armed Forces members in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec.

Angel ONE Funding Announcement | RIC Centre

FedDev Ontario Minister Gary Goodyear, Burlington MP Mike Wallace and Oakville MP Terence Young announced an investment of up to $500,000 in Angel One Investor...

Coalition party retains Quebec City-area riding

CTV News Francois Paradis captured about 45 per cent of the vote for the Coalition for Quebec's Future to outdistance Liberal candidate Janet Jones, who had...

Feds laud latest COOL decision (with video)

Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz called the latest ruling by the World Trade Organization in favour of Canada regarding the United States'country-of-origin labelling (COOL) meat labelling...

Statement by the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and ...

(press release)OTTAWA, ONTARIO--( - Oct. 21, 2014) - From coast to coast to coast, directors, playwrights, designers and other artisans work together to create...

Murray's exit not payback: Glover

OTTAWA -- Heritage Minister Shelly Glover says she is disappointed the Canadian Museum for Human Rights wasn't entirely ready for its grand opening but denies...