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Organizer cancels Montreal Canada Day parade, citing red tape, politics

Organizer cancels Montreal Canada Day parade, citing red tape, politics

Permits, funding and government approval posed too many combined barriers, organizer says
Quebec’s Port-Cartier maximum security prison evacuated as wildfire burns

Quebec’s Port-Cartier maximum security prison evacuated as wildfire burns

Inmates have since been moved to other secure federal correctional facilities
Death toll at Hajj pilgrimage rises to 1,300 amid scorching temperatures

Death toll at Hajj pilgrimage rises to 1,300 amid scorching temperatures

Saudi health minister said that 83% of the 1,301 fatalities were unauthorized pilgrims
‘Politics in full sentences:’ Nenshi takes on leadership of Alberta NDP

‘Politics in full sentences:’ Nenshi takes on leadership of Alberta NDP

Former 3-term Calgary mayor taking over from Rachel Notley
Economists say BoC could cut interest rates again soon if inflation keeps down

Economists say BoC could cut interest rates again soon if inflation keeps down

Bank of Canada cut interest rate for first time in 4 years in June
Patient describes harrowing stiff person syndrome, lack of resources in Canada

Patient describes harrowing stiff person syndrome, lack of resources in Canada

Robyn Cook ended up in the ER about 25 times before any suggested she may have the rare disease
Canada’s missing navigation tool in the push to lower emissions

Canada’s missing navigation tool in the push to lower emissions

Lack of standards means plenty of room for greenwashing loopholes
Conservatives avoid taking clear position on supervised consumption sites

Conservatives avoid taking clear position on supervised consumption sites

Poilievre has been clear that he opposes decriminalization and safer supply options
Hate the long walk on Canada Day? Ottawa mayor, feds point fingers over transit plan

Hate the long walk on Canada Day? Ottawa mayor, feds point fingers over transit plan

The same plan was in place last year, and the city got ‘a lot of feedback’ about it
Head of NATO singles out Trudeau as friend and staunch defender of Ukraine

Head of NATO singles out Trudeau as friend and staunch defender of Ukraine

Canada is set to spend 1.37% of GDP on defence, or $41 billion, in 2024