Sunday, April 21, 2019

Zimbabwe’s remaining white farmers will get 99-year leases

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa is putting an end to the seizure of thousands of white-owned farms carried out by his predecessor and...

Trans Mountain pipeline project will be built, prime minister vows

The prime minister is standing his ground on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion as Alberta feuds with B.C. over new restrictions on...

Envoy believes U.S. not close to military option against North Korea

TOKYO (Reuters) - A U.S. special envoy said on Thursday all options remain on the table for solving the crisis over North Korea’s nuclear...

Elon Musk sells out of his 20,000 flame-throwers

If you really had your heart set on buying that $500 US flame-thrower from tech entrepreneur Elon Musk, you're too late.

Polish lawmakers back Holocaust bill, drawing Israeli outrage, U.S. concern

WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish lawmakers approved a bill on Thursday that would impose jail terms for suggesting Poland was complicit in the Holocaust, drawing...

Ottawa to increase funding for First Nations child welfare services

Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott says her department would immediately move to increase funding for First Nation child welfare services after another...

Over 1,000 miners trapped underground in South Africa

Over 1,000 miners are stuck underground at a gold mine in South Africa after a storm knocked out power, but they are...

Workers who were trapped in South Africa gold mine brought to surface

Sibanye-Stillwater said on Friday that all the miners who were trapped underground at its Beatrix gold mine in South Africa had been...

Using term ‘Polish death camps’ could mean jail time under bill passed in Warsaw

Polish lawmakers have approved a bill that would impose jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust, drawing concern...

Warsaw lawmakers pass Holocaust bill to restrict term ‘Polish death camps’

Polish lawmakers have approved draft legislation penalizing suggestions of any complicity by Poland in the Nazi Holocaust on its soil during the...