Thu, 14 Nov 2019

Don Cherry debacle highlights the whiteness of hockey

Despite Canada's claim that it's a multicultural country, that's not the reality of one of the country's national sports, ice ...

Canada spy agencies split over proposed Huawei 5G ban - reports

Canada's spy agencies are divided over whether or not to ban Chinese technology giant Huawei from 5G networks over security ...

Car Bomb Explodes In Afghan Capital, Killing At Least 12

At least 12 people were killed and 20 others wounded when a car bomb detonated during the morning rush hour ...

Greta Thunberg Hitches Low-carbon Ride Across Atlantic

HAMPTON, VIRGINIA - Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg left North America on a return trip across the Atlantic on ...

Sharply Divergent Views Offered on Historic Impeachment Hearings

Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump opened Wednesday in Washington, with key lawmakers offering sharply contradictory views whether ...

Ernie feels for SA duo after Presidents Cup snub

Sun City - International captain Ernie Els admits he didn't enjoy having to select his wildcard picks for December's Presidents ...

Teen Climate Activist Leaving US, Setting Sail for Spain

HAMPTON, VIRGINIA - Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg will leave North America and begin her return trip across the ...

Antibiotic-resistant infections could destroy our way of life: New report

Humanity's defences against infection are wearing thinner by the day, and the microbes responsible are getting stronger.One in four infections ...

Why you shouldn't write off e-cigarettes, despite the headlines

Vaping has been getting something of a bad name of late. Countries worldwide are considering restrictions and bans. But, as ...

Eskom left in limbo as govt stalls the appointment of CEO

Considering that Eskom poses the biggest risk to the economy, appointing a permanent chief executive officer to turn it around ...

Rebirth, Angst and New Normal' of California Wildfires

SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA - Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air. "Do you smell smoke?" she asks.Even ...

Newsrooms not keeping up with changing demographics, study suggests

Over the past two decades, as Canada's demographics have shifted, news organizations have failed to reflect the country's increasing diversity ...

Fun with rhymes and word play helps children learn to read

Parents are often their children's first literacy teachers. They oversee children signing their names on artwork and read storybooks with ...

Burkina says 3 assailants killed in 'terrorist attack'

At least three assailants were killed in a "terrorist attack" on army troops on Monday, Burkina Faso's military said, five ...

Remembrance Day: the enduring nature of the first two-minute silence

At 11am on November 11 1919 a great silence fell over the British Empire. Everywhere people stood silently: in their ...

3rd person dies after hit-and-run collision in Kamloops

A third person has died from injuries sustained in a hit-and-run collision in Kamloops, B.C., earlier this month. The man, ...

Road to Telegraph Creek, B.C., partially reopened after rock slide

The road to Telegraph Creek, B.C. is in use again after last week's rock slide, but only for certain vehicles ...

Man killed in East Vancouver blaze was staying late to finish work, firefighters believe

The fire broke out in an industrial building in at Pandora Street and Woodland Drive just before 10p.m. PT. ...

Home sales and prices trending higher in B.C.

Average sales price up 5.1 percent and sales volume up 19.3 per cent compared to this time last year, according ...

Variable speed limit now in effect on stretch of Hwy 3 near Hope

The variable speed-limit system on British Columbia's highways is expanding to a stretch of Highway 3 just east of Hope ...

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Water prices increasingly unaffordable for low-income households

Environmentalists and water economists have long argued that Canadian households have not conserved water in part because it is priced ...

Don Cherry debacle highlights the whiteness of hockey

Despite Canada's claim that it's a multicultural country, that's not the reality of one of the country's national sports, ice ...

Canada spy agencies split over proposed Huawei 5G ban - reports

Canada's spy agencies are divided over whether or not to ban Chinese technology giant Huawei from 5G networks over security ...

Car Bomb Explodes In Afghan Capital, Killing At Least 12

At least 12 people were killed and 20 others wounded when a car bomb detonated during the morning rush hour ...

Greta Thunberg Hitches Low-carbon Ride Across Atlantic

HAMPTON, VIRGINIA - Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg left North America on a return trip across the Atlantic on ...

Sharply Divergent Views Offered on Historic Impeachment Hearings

Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump opened Wednesday in Washington, with key lawmakers offering sharply contradictory views whether ...

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