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    WE Charity scandal: MPs vote to summon Kielburger brothers to testify

    Last week, the co-founders declined requests to do so, a fact that MPs from all parties expressed concerns about on…
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    Ottawa’s handling of military misconduct complaints raises ‘abuse of power’ concerns: Tories

    Conservatives say new reports on how the government responded to allegations of misconduct against Gen. Jonathan Vance and Adm. Art…
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    Senior naval officer was threatened after reporting McDonald allegation: sources

    Adm. Art McDonald stepped aside as chief of defence staff late last month but sources tell Global News the senior…
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    Queen delivers Commonwealth Day speech hours before Harry, Meghan tell-all interview

    The Queen’s speech comes several weeks after the British government announced it would begin amping up COVID-19 vaccinations, with the…
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    Singh says he has ‘serious concerns’ about Sajjan, Trudeau amid Vance allegations

    Singh says recent testimony about the initial handling of allegations against the former chief of defence staff shows the Liberals…
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    The West Block — Episode 24, Season 10

    Watch the full episode of The West Block on Sunday, March 7, 2021. Read More Source
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    China’s attempt to conceal Uyghur genocide have ‘unravelled’: activist

    Uyghur Canadian activist Mehmet Tohti says Canada has a ‘moral obligation’ to stand up and act amid what the UN…
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    B-52 bomber jets fly over Middle East again in U.S. military warning to Iran

    This marks the fourth-such bomber deployment into the Middle East this year and the second under U.S. President Joe Biden.…
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    Biden marks ‘Bloody Sunday’ by signing executive order on voting rights

    “Every eligible voter should be able to vote and have it counted,” Biden says in his prepared remarks to Sunday’s…
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    Trump demands 3 Republican groups stop using his name to raise money

    Lawyers for Trump have reportedly sent cease-and-desist letters to the Republican National Committee asking them to stop using his name…
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    COMMENTARY: After the demise of Keystone XL, Ottawa must do all it can to save Line 5

    The potential loss of Line 5 would be something much different than losing Keystone XL, Rob Breakenridge says, and the…
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    U.S. Senate works through the night with coronavirus aid bill on path to passage

    By daybreak Saturday, senators had worked through more than a dozen amendments without substantially changing the overall package. Read More…
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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…
    5 days ago

    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…
    6 days ago

    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…
    7 days ago

    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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