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    Privy Council Office was warned to ‘put some things in writing’ after 2018 Vance complaint

    The documents come after a week that saw Harjit Sajjan and Justin Trudeau facing accusations of a “cover-up” over their…
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    Trudeau doubles down on handling of 2018 Vance concerns as Tories accuse ‘cover-up’

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has denied any knowledge of allegations against Gen. Jonathan Vance, but is coming under fire amid…
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    Canada fighting ‘on every front’ to keep Line 5 pipeline open, says O’Regan

    Th Liberal government has been criticized by oil-producing provinces for failing to safeguard KXL, and is under pressure to ensure Line 5…
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    ‘We absolutely listened’: Minister backs livelihood fisheries plan as some First Nations oppose it

    The federal government laid out a plan on Wednesday to negotiate short-term moderate livelihood fishing arrangements with interested Nova Scotia…
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    Survivors, NGOs demand ‘full criminal investigation’ into porn giant MindGeek

    The House ethics committee continues to weigh concerns around privacy and streaming platforms such as Pornhub. Read More Source
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    What we’ve learned as U.S. lawmakers probe failures that led to the Capitol riot

    So far, lawmakers have focused on the lack of clear intelligence about the plans of the rioters, given that Trump’s…
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    Biden says lifting mask mandates a ‘big mistake’ as COVID-19 remains threat in U.S.

    Biden said it is critical to remain vigilant about wearing masks, washing hands and social distancing as Texas and Mississippi…
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    Craig, Marc Kielburger decline request to testify before House of Commons committee

    Two Commons committees had invited the Kielburger brothers to testify. Read More Source
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    Former military ombudsman confirms he raised concerns about Vance with Sajjan in 2018

    Members of the House of Commons defence committee are expected to grill the former watchdog over what he told Defence…
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    Conservative MP David Sweet joins chorus calling for end to COVID-19 restrictions

    Sweet says the pandemic-related restrictions are causing huge psychological and economic damage. Read More Source
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    Jewish groups raise anti-Semitism concerns ahead of Niki Ashton’s chat with U.K.’s Corbyn

    Ashton has been promoting the March 20 chat, which will be hosted by Progressive International, an organization launched in 2018…
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    Chinese ambassador calls reports of Uyghur genocide, forced labour ‘lie of the century’

    The House of Commons voted unanimously last month to urge the government to declare China’s treatment of the Uyghur Muslim…
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    House of Commons committee urges Trudeau not to call election amid COVID-19

    The unanimous recommendation calls for a commitment that there will be no election during the pandemic, unless the minority Liberal…
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    Broken Promises: Tsuut’ina Nation residents worry about water quality in wells

    Residents in Tsuut’ina Nation are constantly worried about the effects the water could be having on her family’s health Read…
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    Running out of water a constant fear for some on Tsuut’ina Nation

    An national investigative consortium shows money spent by the government has failed to include sufficient funding to connect homes to…
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    Former military ombudsman to face defence committee probing Vance allegations

    Sources tell Global News Gary Walbourne raised concerns with Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan’s office about Gen. Jonathan Vance in 2018.…
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    Feds move forward with plan to safeguard economy from national security threats

    The move comes as security agencies warn Canadians of the rising danger of hostile nations pilfering trade secrets and cybercriminals…
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    Anishinaabe and Dakota chiefs call for inquiry over revelations in Broken Promises investigation

    The Southern Chiefs’ Organization says federal officials often force First Nations to work with sub-standard firms in order “to save…
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    Trump declares himself ‘future’ of the Republican party in CPAC speech

    Trump fervor at the four-day event has been so strong that Trump’s son Donald Trump Jr. declared it “T-PAC” and…
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    Michael Kovrig’s wife says she hopes Biden’s ‘powerful’ words will lead to action

    Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor have been arbitrarily detained by China for two years, and Kovrig’s wife says she hopes…
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    ‘Roar and be heard’: Woman behind Vance allegations calls for independent investigation

    Expert say the Canadian military is facing an institutional ‘crisis’ in the wake of twin military police probes launched into…
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    Could gummed up bills in the House of Commons trigger a federal election?

    Liberals are accusing the Conservatives of systematically blocking the government’s legislative agenda. Read More Source
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    ‘Trump made me do it’ defence for U.S. Capitol rioters a long shot, legal experts say

    Trump was acquitted of inciting the rioters during his second impeachment trial, where Democrats made some of the same arguments…
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    Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole spent over $3.6M on bid for party leadership

    While all leadership candidates for political parties report on how much they’ve raised, how much they spent isn’t required to…
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    Long-running Mile End bookstore says it will be forced to close after landlord demands rent hike

    S.W. Welch Books has been operating for nearly 40 years. But because its landlord is imposing a huge rent increase,…
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    Sajjan not aware of allegations against McDonald prior to appointment: spokesperson

    The spokesperson said that Sajjan had become aware of the allegations ‘a number of weeks after Change of Command,’ but…
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    Conservatives urge salary freeze, independent probe over military misconduct claims

    Adm. Art McDonald and Gen. Jonathan Vance are facing military police investigations amid what experts call a ‘crisis’ for the…
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    Pandemic diplomacy: Trudeau to meet virtually with U.S. secretary of state

    Antony Blinken’s “virtual trips” to Canada and Mexico mark the secretary’s first bilateral video conferences since taking office. Read More…
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    Georgia prosecutor probing Trump’s post-election behaviour: ‘I’m in no rush’

    Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis is investigating whether Trump and his allies attempted to influence the presidential election in…
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    Chinese police-owned company given visa centre lead under Conservatives: Blair

    Blair said that he could could only assume that authorities permitted the contract that was put in place during the…

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