Friday, January 21, 2022
OTTAWA -- A Liberal MP has been censured by his party's chief whip for defying advice not to travel out of the country unless the trip is essential. Chief government whip Steven MacKinnon issued a statement Wednesday saying he is...
The federal government sent nearly $26 million worth of payments to the wrong bank accounts in the 2020-21 fiscal year, representing a surge in misdirected funds compared to previous years. Volume three of the 2021 Public Accounts report notes that...
UNITED NATIONS, Dec 14 (Reuters) - The door to resuscitating the 2015 Iran nuclear deal is open for now but "we are rapidly reaching the end of the road" to revive a pact that is being gutted by Iran's...
The foreign ministry reiterates the country’s position that the world community needs to engage with the Taliban government. Pakistan has “welcomed” a second round of talks between the United States and the Taliban since the latter’s takeover of Afghanistan earlier...
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says Washington ‘will be prepared to act’ if Russia invades Ukraine. Russia has plans to take “significant aggressive moves” against Ukraine, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has warned, as tensions between Washington and...
The Biden administration added a dozen Chinese companies to its trade blacklist on Wednesday. Of those blacklisted, eight Chinese technology entities were added for their alleged role in assisting the Chinese military's quantum computing efforts. U.S. officials have...
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Hours after being tapped as Sweden’s first female prime minister, Magdalena Andersson resigned Wednesday after suffering a budget defeat in parliament and her coalition partner the Greens left the two-party minority government. The government’s own budget...
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) -Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he proposed a plan last week to boost investment in North America to reduce reliance on foreign imports in his talks with U.S. President Joe Biden and...
The head of a prominent Canada-U.S. business group says she sees the spark of an agreement to allow Canadian companies to qualify for President Joe Biden's controversial tax credit for electric vehicles. "You know, I did see some wiggle room...
WASHINGTON -- A Texas Republican backed by former U.S. President Donald Trump has advanced to a runoff election to fill a U.S. House of Representatives vacancy left by the death of her husband, while Democrats appeared in danger of...
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