TheChronicleHerald.ca

<script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:inline-block;width:970px;height:90px" data-ad-client="ca-pub-5132695833487250" data-ad-slot="4212883907"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script>

Five stories in the news today, Aug. 18

The charges relate to a shooting at the venue where then-Parti Quebecois leader Pauline Marois was speaking after her election win on Sept. 4, 2012.

HÉBERT: Parties of Canada's left, right bereft of proper leadership

Or that none of the contenders would have been considered a serious threat against the likes of Pauline Marois, Bernard Landry or Lucien Bouchard, who...

Four stories in the news today, Aug. 16

The charges are connected with events outside the Metropolis nightclub in September 2012 as then-premier designate Pauline Marois was inside celebrating the Parti Quebecois' election...

HEBERT: Quebec electoral results give sovereigntists cause to worry

When Pauline Marois formed a short-lived minority government three years ago she did so with the support of barely one in three voters. On paper,...

Quebec premier acknowledges cultural genocide of Canada's aboriginals

Quebec's premier agrees with the assessment of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that Canada's aboriginals were victims of a cultural genocide. Philippe Couillard says the...

Philippe Couillard talks up need for Quebec to sign Constitution

QUEBEC — Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard took advantage of a public appearance with Prime Minister Stephen Harper to reiterate his wish for the province to...

Marois announces Quebec election to be held April 7

Francois Legault, the leader of the third-place Coalition party, has accused Marois of wanting to run her campaign on the controversial secularism charter alone. Legault...