Canada Giving UNICEF $5M

Canada Giving UNICEF $5M

The Canadian Press  07.24.2014
SURREY, B.C. - The Harper government is setting aside $5 million for UNICEF to address humanitarian needs in Somalia.International Development...
The Conservatives Need To Stop Attacking Canada's NGOs

The Conservatives Need To Stop Attacking Canada's NGOs

05.23.2014
The words "enabling environment for civil society" must mean something different to Minister Paradis than they do to the rest of us. His...
NDP Want Police To Investigate Minister's Office

NDP Want Police To Investigate Minister's Office

The Canadian Press  05.13.2014
OTTAWA - The New Democrats are once again urging the Harper government to summon the police to look into accusations of political interference...
3 Tory Staffers Interfered In Access To Information: Watchdog

3 Tory Staffers Interfered In Access To Information: Watchdog

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  04.10.2014
OTTAWA - The Information Commissioner of Canada has found evidence of "systemic interference" with access to information requests by three...
Paradis' Office Called A 'Labyrinth' Where Foreign Aid Projects Die

Paradis' Office Called A 'Labyrinth' Where Foreign Aid Projects Die

Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press  02. 4.2014
OTTAWA - Foreign aid advocates are fearful the Conservative government is planning to make even deeper cuts to foreign aid in next week's...
International Development Minister Visits Philippines

International Development Minister Visits Philippines

The Canadian Press  11.25.2013
OTTAWA - Canada's minister for international development is getting a first-hand look at the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan.Christian Paradis...
17 Canadians Still Missing

17 Canadians Still Missing

The Canadian Press  11.19.2013
OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs officials are still trying to track down 17 Canadians who remain unaccounted for in the typhoon-ravaged Philippines.But...
It's Duffy Day (Every Day)

It's Duffy Day (Every Day)

The Canadian Press  10.30.2013
OTTAWA - Senators are to continue looking at a motion today that would see Mike Duffy, Pamela Wallin and Patrick Brazeau suspended from...

International Development Should Not Happen Behind Closed Doors

10. 8.2013
When Parliament reconvenes on October 16, all eyes will be on Stephen Harper's "new" agenda as articulated in the Speech from the Throne....
Tories Won't Fund Programs Allowing Abortions After War Rape

Tories Won't Fund Programs Allowing Abortions After War Rape

Lina Dib and Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  10. 4.2013
OTTAWA - The Harper government will not fund overseas projects that enable war rape victims and child brides to obtain abortions, International...

Cleared Of Wrongdoing

The Canadian Press  08. 7.2013
OTTAWA - The federal ethics watchdog has cleared cabinet minister Christian Paradis for spending two nights at the hunting lodge of a Quebec...
New Industry Minister: High Expectations to Lower Wireless Prices

New Industry Minister: High Expectations to Lower Wireless Prices

07.16.2013
James Moore is widely seen as a heavyweight within Cabinet and the Conservative Party, and I believe it's a positive sign for Canada's...
Event That Snubbed Garneau Planned In Part By Ministers' Offices

Event That Snubbed Garneau Planned In Part By Ministers' Offices

Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press  07.13.2013
OTTAWA - This is Ground Control to Major Marc: you didn't make the grade.Documents show at least two ministers' offices helped plan a Canadarm...
Feds Reject Mobilicity Takeover

Feds Reject Mobilicity Takeover

06. 4.2013
The federal government staved off attempts from Canada's big three wireless players to purchase financially-strapped Mobilicity for its...
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