Petrolia, Quebec told by judge to resolve differences outside of court

The agreement between the provincial government and Petrolia was signed in 2014 by then-premier Pauline Marois. At the time of the agreement with Petrolia, Marois...

François Legault et le dirigisme économique raté

Gérard Geoffrion, président à l'époque de la vente, avouait avoir retrouvé le plaisir de «gérer de la croissance et de créer des emplois de valeur»...

Salmon population at risk if Anticosti exploration continues, conservation group

... only thing that flip-flops. In 2014, the Quebec provincial government — then with the Parti Québécois's Pauline Marois at the helm — signed a...

John Barrowman Cancels Convention Appearances After Threat

if one considers the extremely stringent gun laws in Canada, and particularly in Quebec/Montreal after a nutcase tried to kill the première at the time...

Former Roche VP granted bail while appealing conviction

... the same sentence for conspiring to win lucrative municipal contracts by breaking political funding laws. Michaud is also facing charges in another case involving...

W. Lee Hansen: Is a new UW 'BlackOut Student Diversity Plan' the answer?

And what some people who report these incidents will view as “hateful” or “biased” speech may well be protected not only by the First Amendment...

How Anticosti became the centre of a debate over oil and gas exploration

In February 2014, less than a month before calling an election, then-premier Pauline Marois announced agreements between the province and Petrolia, Corridor Resources and Maurel...

Ottawa, Quebec join forces to boost public transit funding

The Globe and MailPrime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Tuesday a new funding deal with Quebec that will see the federal government contribute $1.2 billion toward...

Your handy guide to the PQ leadership race

She served as Pauline Marois's minister of natural resources. But when she ran in the last leadership contest, she managed only 13.3 per cent of...

Quotas are just wrong

In 2013, for example, we had six women premiers, Ontario's Kathleen Wynne, Nunavut's Eva Aariak, B.C.'s Christy Clark, Newfoundland and Labrador's Kathy Dunderdale, Alberta's Alison...

Philippe Couillard: Quebec Will Never Dump Its Carbon System For A National Plan

QUÉBEC CITY – Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says there is absolutely no way his province will ditch its cap and trade system in favour of...

'It's a vision…from God': Richard Henry Bain had 'agenda' when he called radio station from jail

MONTREAL — Richard Henry Bain had an “agenda” when he called a Montreal radio station days after Quebec's election night shooting four years ago, journalist...

'I went there so that Marois would not be able to make her speech,' Richard Bain trial hears

4, 2012, while then-premier-designate Pauline Marois delivered her victory speech inside. "I didn't go there to hurt anyone." - Recording on Richard Henry Bain's Facebook.

Bain voulait empêcher Pauline Marois de faire son discours

Quand il s'est rendu au Métropolis le soir du 4 septembre 2012, Richard Henry et célébrer sa victoire. C'est ce que M. Bain -...

Marois 'turbulence' prediction coming true for UK

(subscription)In an unguarded moment, former PQ premier Pauline Marois allowed that a vote for Quebec to leave would unleash “five years of turbulence.” Post-Brexit,...

François Legault est confiant envers les réalisations de la CAQ

Au niveau de la santé, François Legault regarde la situation et il analyse que c'est pire que jamais. Il affirme que le plan des super...

Deux policiers londoniens demandent leur compagnon en mariage en pleine Gay Pride - L'Express

L'ExpressDeux policiers londoniens demandent leur compagnon en mariage en pleine Gay PrideL'Express... choisi cette journée pour demander en mariage leur petit ami respectif, samedi. L'agent...

Bain told nurse 'I know what I did was wrong,' court hears

The Crown has alleged that, hours later, Bain was in a fit of rage when he approached the back entrance to the club just as...

Mexico 'moving in the right direction' on human rights, Philippe Couillard says

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says he raised concerns about Mexico's human rights record in a meeting today with President Enrique Pena Nieto. Couillard said Monday...

Brexit breathes new life into separatism

(subscription) (subscription)The short-lived PQ government of Pauline Marois hoped a similar backlash in the rest of Canada over its Charter of Quebec Values might...

François Legault: Quand emploi d'été rime avec morsures de chiens - Le Journal de Québec

François Legault: Quand emploi d'été rime avec morsures de chiensLe Journal de QuébecLe Journal vous propose une série de textes portant sur les emplois étudiants...

Francois Legault takes hard line against sovereignty

It's been 18 years since Francois Legault first won a seat at the National Assembly. With recent poll numbers suggesting a steady rise in support...

Brexit: une leçon à retenir, dit François Legault

Il y a dans le rejet de l'Union européenne des Britanniques une leçon à retenir au Québec et au Canada, a dit le chef de...

What we know so far about Quebec's deadly election-night shooting

The jury has heard that Blanchette was killed outside the back entrance of the Metropolis club, while Pauline Marois delivered her victory speech inside to...

Richard Henry Bain trial: expert can't explain why gun jammed

The men were shot just as premier designate Pauline Marois was about to deliver her victory speech. At the start of the trial three weeks...

Ammunition, medication bottles were scattered throughout Bain's home, jury told

Inside the club,the Parti Québécois was celebrating their election victory and Premier-designate Pauline Marois was about to make her victory speech. Benjamin said the patio...

PKP now sitting on sovereignty think-tank's board

The organization that was to become the Research Institute on Self-Determination of Peoples and National Independence (IRAI) was first floated by Péladeau in 2015, during...

Rifles found in vehicle of man accused of murder at 2012 PQ victory rally were ready to fire

As the Parti Québécois was celebrating their victory that night, Bain drove up to the nightclub and got out of his vehicle as then-premiere-designate Pauline...

Don Macpherson: For François Legault's Coalition Avenir Québec party, a crucial by-election

Legault has bet his own personal prestige on the by-election. He has said he will be “very present” in the riding, and accompanied his candidate...

Secularism proposal

Postmedia Network. Sunday, June 19, 2016 7:26:07 EDT PM. In this April 7, 2014 file photo, Pauline Marois announces her retirement after the Parti Québécois...

Réjean Hébert: Health-funding reform needed for Baby Boomers

(blog) (blog)After a long career of research in health services for older people, I became Quebec's minister of health and social services in 2012...

Female politicians often online targets of sexism

Another "joked" about the PQ's Pauline Marois: "Where's the lady to kiss this tramp? lol." Several posts about B.C. Liberal Christy Clark focused on her...

Richard Bain murder trial: 'That gun's too close,' Metropolis head of security thought

Ambulances were on the scene in what felt like seconds and Ayoola went back inside to help evacuate then-PQ leader and premier-elect Pauline Marois and...

Design Miami/ Basel highlights

Patrick Seguin, Jean Prouvé expert and collector (he has 22 of the modernist master's demountables), is the talk of the fair with his Maxéville design...

The Case For Publicly Funded Home And Long-Term Care

After a long career of research in health services for older people, I became minister of health and social services in 2012 in the minority...

Esteban Torres Charged With Assaulting Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard

MONTREAL — A man was charged Friday with assault with a weapon after someone threw an object at Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard as he attended...

60M$ injectés dans les infrastructures, bâtiments et parcs

Pour certaines artères comme les rues Aurèle, Beauregard, Boisjoli, Daniel, De Lorimier, Le Moyne, Montarville, Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Papineau, Régent, Saint-Jacques, Saint-Jean, Séguin et sur la terrasse...

Thousands at Montreal vigil show support for Orlando victims; Couillard taken away after incident

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard had to be rushed from the stage of a heavily attended Montreal vigil commemorating victims of the Orlando tragedy Thursday night...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard Rushed Away From Orlando Shooting Vigil After Disruption

Premier Philippe Couillard was rushed away by police after a disruption during a vigil for the victims of the Orlando mass shooting in Montreal's gay...

Man detained after altercation with Philippe Couillard at Montreal's Orlando vigil

MONTREAL – Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard was whisked away by police after an altercation during a vigil in memory of the Orlando shooting victims.. Thousands...

Opinion: Jean-François Lisée has a proposal for those who feel trapped into voting Liberal

Health: Transferring $3 billion of our collective wealth to 20,000 doctors was the worst public finance mistake ever made, by former health ministers François Legault...

Quebec premier struck by object thrown by protester, police say

As thousands of people gathered in Montreal Thursday evening for a vigil in honour of the victims of the Orlando shooting, Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard...

Officer testifies Bain was coherent, helpful following shooting

When asked why he had done this, Bain said he was "against the [expletive]" -- meaning the newly-elected premier Pauline Marois. Rochon said through the...

English school boards criticized for adopting Quebec history curriculum

Laville noted that while former premier Pauline Marois's government lasted only 18 months, the history program it initiated will live on. “I think it's one...

François Legault de passage à Sherbrooke

Questionné sur le départ de Bernard Drainville de la politique active, le chef de la CAQ a tenu à souligner le travail effectué par le...

With Drainville gone, Lisée becomes the PQ's last man standing

It was then that, even though the defeat of then PQ leader Pauline Marois had yet to be officially confirmed, the race to replace her...

François Legault convaincu d'être l'alternative politique - Canoë

CanoëFrançois Legault convaincu d'être l'alternative politiqueCanoëAlors que l'enquête se poursuit à Orlando, en Floride, après une fusillade meurtrière survenue au Club Pulse, où 49 personnes...

Quebec solidaire turns ten: A critical appraisal

In 2011 when the Occupy movement had flared up and there was a mass occupation of the financial sector in Montreal denouncing the '1%', QS...

Orlando nightclub attack: Philippe Couillard denounces shooting

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says the Orlando, Fla., attack that killed 49 people and injured 53 others at a gay nightclub is a reminder that...

Why Canada needs publicly funded insurance for home care

(subscription)After a long career of research in health services for older people, I became Minister of Health and Social Services in 2012 in the...