Spiritual leaders reflected on the horrors of the First World War while calling for a world of tolerance and peace on Sunday, November 11, 2018, as thousands of Canadians braved the biting cold to remember and honour those who fought to defend such ideals.
As the Liberals begin to roll out spending on a multimillion-dollar plan to combat a rise in gun and gang violence in Canada, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer unveiled his own platform pledge to crack down on gangs, including tougher criminal penalties for gang members.
As dozens of low-income Ottawa residents shuffled into a local food bank for a warm meal on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, they were asked to wait quietly, crowded off to the sides of the room until Social Development Minister Jean-Yves Duclos finished using their space to announce the Liberal government's long-promised anti-poverty law.
A family of Syrian refugees in British Columbia got a tax bill for $27,000 after the Canada Revenue Agency asked the parents to prove their children live with them in Canada — by getting a letter from their school in July.
Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he is proud of Canada's effort to help resettle a contingent of "White Helmet" emergency volunteers from Syria after it became clear their lives were being threatened by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his Russian allies.