A fiddle played the sombre strains of the Last Post and Amazing Grace during a special ceremony on Friday, November 8, 2019, to remember the contributions of Canada's Metis people during the Second World War as well as the discrimination that greeted them upon their return home.
Not only did Reine Samson Dawe's husband serve his entire career in the Canadian Armed Forces, but her four sons all followed in his footsteps. And while she is quick to point to the many ways military life has benefited her family, there have also been hardships — including the death of her youngest son, Capt. Matthew Dawe, in Afghanistan in 2007.
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau took extraordinary safety precautions at a major election rally west of Toronto on Saturday, October 12, 2019, donning an armoured vest and appearing with a heavy security detail because of a threat.
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau took aim at the Conservatives on Sunday, October 6, 2019, for not releasing their election platform as the majority of federal party leaders spent the day cramming for Monday's critical English-language debate.
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has revoked the status of Syria's honorary consul in Montreal following outrage over the diplomatic envoy's support for Syrian President Bashar Assad and controversial social-media posts.
Outrage over a sympathizer of Syria's President Bashar Assad's having been approved as that country's honorary consul in Montreal emerged on the federal campaign trail on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, as the government scrambled for answers about how it happened.
An Ontario shipyard has dropped a request for an investigation into whether the federal government tried to rig its plan to add a third yard to its multibillion-dollar shipbuilding strategy in favour of Quebec rival Chantier Davie.
An international body that specializes in monitoring elections is skipping this year's Canadian election due to limited resources despite questions and potential concerns about the role of third-party groups, cybersecurity and social media in the campaign.