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Conservative Party looking into Kevin O'Leary's claims of mass voter fraud

The Conservative Party is investigating allegations of what leadership candidate Kevin O’Leary is calling massive voter fraud by at least one of his leadership challengers.

Globe and Mail - Mar 17 09:37 GMT - more ...

Mayor John Tory to lead trade mission to India and Sri Lanka

Toronto Mayor John Tory is hitting the road again, this time with a trade mission to India and Sri Lanka. Tory starts the 10-day trip March 15. The city is paying for him, two city councillors and four city staff, while about 20 delegates from Toronto’s business and academic communities will pay their own way.

Toronto Star - Mar 02 07:28 GMT - more ...

Gary Anandasangaree
  • Trump vows to only tweak Canadian NAFTA provisions after Trudeau meeting

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won personal assurances from President Donald Trump during an Oval Office meeting on Monday that the United States only wants to tweak the North American free-trade provisions that govern commerce with Canada.

    Globe and Mail - Feb 14 08:45 GMT - more ...

  • Canada's population grew 1.7M in 5 years, latest census shows

    The country's population reached 35.2 million in 2016, an increase of 1.7 million over 2011 — the strongest growth of all the G7 countries. Immigrants accounted for two-thirds of the increase.

    Toronto Star - Feb 08 09:16 GMT - more ...

  • Canada is the world’s newest tax haven

    Canada is quietly emerging as a popular tax haven for the global elite, who create shell companies with figurehead directors to evade or avoid taxes, a Toronto Star/CBC-Radio Canada investigation has found.

    Toronto Star - Jan 25 10:22 GMT - more ...

  • Trudeau promotes former general Andrew Leslie to forge closer ties with U.S.

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will name retired lieutenant-general Andrew Leslie to the cabinet committee on Canada-U.S. relations in an effort to forge closer ties with former military commanders that are playing leading roles in president-elect Donald Trump’s administration. …

    Globe and Mail - Jan 17 12:21 GMT - more ...

  • Questions linger about Tory sex-ed letter

    What did he know and when did he know it? Those questions are dogging Patrick Brown nearly two weeks after the Progressive Conservatives circulated 13,000 letters during the Scarborough-Rouge River byelection promising to “scrap” the new sex education curriculum if elected in 2018.

    Toronto Star - Sep 07 09:43 GMT - more ...

  • Tamil 'boat people' returning to St. Mary's Bay 30 years after rescue by local skipper

    Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 marks a fascinating anniversary for Newfoundland and Labrador. …

    CBC News - Jul 27 10:38 GMT - more ...

  • Renters fuelling new highrise construction in Toronto

    A study by real estate consultant Urbanation and obtained by CBC News shows much of Toronto's high rise construction in 2016 is being fuelled by demand from renters who are either unable or unwilling to pay record prices for real estate. It's a significant change from the previous decade's boom, which was spurred primarily by demand from would-be owners.

    CBC News - Jul 16 09:48 GMT - more ...

  • New trustee to seek MPP seat — just four months after being elected

    Just four months on the job, and he’s already looking for a new one. Neethan Shan, a newly elected trustee on the Toronto District School Board, will run under the NDP banner in the MPP race in Scarborough-Rouge River — a seat that became vacant with Liberal Bas Balkissoon’s sudden resignation from provincial politics.

    Toronto Star - May 23 11:24 GMT - more ...

  • Sampling Sri Lanka in Toronto

    Though Toronto is thought to be the city with the largest number of Sri Lankan Tamil residents in the world, Sri Lankan food is relatively tough to find here - especially when you compare it to some of South Asia's other culinary imports. That's a shame, since it means most of Toronto is missing out on some unique dishes and flavour profiles.

    NOW - May 07 11:10 GMT - more ...

  • Tamil, Hindi versions of Hollywood blockbusters now playing in GTA

    In "Hollywood North," the city that speaks over 140 languages, expect to find some of the today's biggest blockbuster films tailored to Toronto's diverse audience, according to a film reviewer. …

    CBC News - Apr 21 04:09 GMT - more ...

  • Many migrants are still treated as dangerous ‘invaders’

    On May 23, 1914, the Komagata Maru arrived in Vancouver harbour from Hong Kong, bearing 376 Indian subjects of the British Empire. But those on board were not allowed to come on land. A 1908 amendment to the Immigration Act required that all immigrants arrive by “continuous journey” from their country of origin. It was neutral on the face of things, but…

    Toronto Star - Apr 18 19:36 GMT - more ...

  • Building locally, acting globally

    House-hunters Sam and Dalia Esaad were searching along Richmond Hill’s Yonge St. corridor when they found their perfect fit at Ideal Developments’ townhouse community, Modern Manors. …

    Toronto Star - Apr 16 22:21 GMT - more ...

  • Marco Muzzo gets 10 years in prison for drunk-driving crash that killed 4

    A man who pleaded guilty to impaired driving in a crash that killed three children and their grandfather has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in a Newmarket court this morning. …

    Toronto Star - Mar 29 11:06 GMT - more ...

  • The Trudeau budget: What you should know before tomorrow

    After months of flowing rhetoric about sunny ways and a different approach to politics, Tuesday’s federal budget marks a key moment for the new Liberal government: Is there substance behind the new style?

    Globe and Mail - Mar 21 10:19 GMT - more ...

  • Sugar tax, new food guide needed to curb obesity ‘epidemic,’ warns Senate report

    A diet heavy on processed foods, combined with a lack of exercise, is writing a death sentence for many Canadians, warns a Senate committee that is calling for a national campaign to combat obesity and proposing a sugar tax. …

    Toronto Star - Mar 02 16:05 GMT - more ...

  • Liberals reach resettlement goal as 25,000th Syrian refugee arrives in Canada

    The 25,000th Syrian refugee has arrived in Canada, two days ahead of the Liberal government’s commitment to resettle 25,000 Syrians by the end of the month. …

    Globe and Mail - Feb 28 08:02 GMT - more ...

  • Ontario to offer free tuition for students from low-income families

    The vast majority of students whose family income is less than $50,000 a year will receive free college and university tuition under changes to student aid made in this year’s Ontario budget that represent the most radical shift in decades in how the province delivers loans and grants to postsecondary students. …

    Globe and Mail - Feb 25 17:19 GMT - more ...

  • Anxiety. Depression. Bankruptcy. One family’s battle with workplace injury

    In 2010, Matthew Harrison was just a regular young man with his life ahead of him: he building up his work credentials, saving up for a car and speakers, sometimes juggling up to four jobs at once. …

    Toronto Star - Feb 19 06:47 GMT - more ...

  • What justifies backing down from a just war?

    As I watched Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announce the end of Canada’s air combat mission against ISIL, I was struck by the incoherence of the Liberal government’s position. While I applaud the commitment to increased diplomacy and development, I question how such lofty goals can be achieved without basic peace and security for the people of Iraq and Syria.

    Ottawa Citizen - Feb 13 10:21 GMT - more ...

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