Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Sweden votes in election amid heated debate on immigration

Sweden went to the polls Sunday in a general election that is expected to be one of the most unpredictable and thrilling...

Canada ‘cautiously optimistic’ a NAFTA deal is in hand, ambassador says, as deadline looms

Canada's ambassador toĀ Washington says he is optimistic a renegotiated NAFTA could soon be had, telling reporters Sunday that officials are working furiously to secure...

One of two men trapped after freight train derails south of Thompson, Man. sent...

One of two men trapped in a locomotive after a freight train derailed in northern Manitoba Saturday night has been sent to hospital in...

Government of Canada seeks Vice-Chairperson and Members for Polar Knowledge Canada Board of Directors

Today, Parliamentary Secretary Yvonne Jones, on behalf of the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, announced that the Government of Canada has launched selection processes for both Vice-Chairperson and Member positions for the Polar Knowledge Canada (POLAR) Board of Directors....

Aurora Cannabis buys CanniMed for $1.1B in Canada’s biggest deal

Two of Canada's major marijuana producers have agreed to the biggest deal in the country's booming pot sector after months of negotiations...

Floor collapses in Jakarta Stock Exchange tower, injuring dozens

A mezzanine floor in the Jakarta Stock Exchange tower has collapsed, injuring nearly 80 people and forcing a chaotic evacuation.

Government of Canada Supports Tourism and Community Initiatives on the Northern Peninsula

Gudie Hutchings, Member of Parliament for Long Range Mountains, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will make a funding announcement related to tourism and community infrastructure on the Northern Peninsula. MP...

U.S., Russia trade jibes following FBI election-meddling indictment

Top Russian and American officials exchange barbs in Germany over the U.S. indictment of 13 Russians accused of an elaborate plot to...

13 Russian nationals charged in Mueller investigation

Thirteen Russians and three Russian companies have been charged in what is being called an elaborate plot to interfere in the 2016...

Czech government talks hit rocky start amid Social Democrat demands

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis faced a steeper path to a government deal with the Social Democrats on Wednesday after the...