USA shuts down restaurants, bars, cafes, schools

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced he will close the country’s borders to all foreign nationals and called on Canadians abroad to “come home now”. “At this point we are closing our borders to all non Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada … that measure does not apply to US citizens,” Mr Trudeau […]

Avoid global travel, financial aid comes, says Trudeau as COVID-19 closes Parliament

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is advising Canadians to limit all non-essential international travel due to the still rapidly spreading COVID-19 pandemic, as both the House of Commons and the Senate have been suspended for five weeks. Speaking with Canadians outside Rideau Gate, Trudeau said further screening measures will be implemented at the airports […]

Fed introduced the ban on LGBTQ conversion therapy

OTTAWA – Justice Minister David Lametti will add another bill to the agenda later today, when he will present new amendments to the penal code, to impose a ban on conversion therapy. The legislation – an electoral promise and the evolution of the government’s position in the last parliament – would ban religious counseling that […]

Stephen Blais officially resigns as an adviser to the Cumberland Ward

OTTAWA – Stephen Blais has officially left his post as an adviser to the Cumberland Ward. Blais won the provincial selection for liberals in Orléans on February 27th. In a memo, city clerk Rick O’Connor stated that Blais submitted his written resignation on Thursday. He immediately resigned from his post in the Cumberland Ward. The […]

Teak to pull the proposal for the Frontier oil mine in Alberta

A $ 20.6 billion oil tanker project with broad support in Alberta was canceled late Sunday when Teck Resources Ltd. publicly announced that it would withdraw the application it had on the table, awaiting federal approval in a few days. The extraordinary move to kill the Teck Frontier mine came a few hours after the […]