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Aid shipment to Afghanistan cancelled due to Canadian anti-terrorist law

Two containers of food bound for Afghanistan have been cancelled by a Canada-based aid agency because of a law banning any dealings with the...

Snowbirds grounded following accident in B.C. last week

The Royal Canadian Air Force has ordered an "operational pause" for its Snowbird air demonstration squadron jets after a crash earlier this month.A statement from...

Why the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act raises a big tax challenge for Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland

When the United States Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act earlier this week, Canadian political and industry leaders were elated by the legislation’s climate...

Politics Briefing: Nishnawbe Aski Nation opposes possible location for nuclear waste storage site

Hello,Nishnawbe Aski Nation’s Chiefs-in-Assembly passed a resolution on Wednesday “vehemently” opposing the possibility of an underground storage site for nuclear waste, which could be...

Draft speech on residential schools originally said abuse happened at ‘hands of the federal government’: documents

Ottawa was careful to avoid admitting abuses Indigenous children suffered at residential schools happened “at the hands of the federal government” in remarks prepared...

Plastics producers asking court to stop planned federal ban on single-use plastic products

More than two dozen plastic makers are asking the Federal Court to put an end to Ottawa's plan to ban several single-use plastic items...

Colom­bia’s new pres­i­dent Petro pro­pos­es am­bi­tious tax re­forms

Bogota, Colombia – On his first day in office, Colombian President Gustavo Petro introduced a new tax reform proposal to Congress that is expected...

Justice Department charges alleged Iranian operative in plot to assassinate Bolton

The Justice Department on Wednesday announced charges against an alleged Iranian operative accused of plotting to kill former Trump administration national security adviser John...

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