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BC to launch catch-up immunization program to protect against measles

THE Province is launching a measles immunization catch-up program to help B.C. families ensure their children are protected from measles. The program will run from...

Federal budget fell short of addressing fundamental issues affecting BC business: BC Chamber of...

TUESDAY'S federal budget fell short of addressing the fundamental issues affecting BC business, says the BC Chamber of Commerce.  And, while there were some small...

U.S.: Former Stockton couple convicted of human trafficking charges related to forced labor of...

Victims flew from India and Nepal to testify   SACRAMENTO, California: After an 11-day trial, a federal jury found Satish Kartan, 45, and his wife, Sharmistha...

Conservatives still ahead of Liberals – and Trudeau still ahead of Scheer as preferred...

THE latest Nanos federal ballot tracking (March 15) has the Conservatives at 35.5 per cent, followed by the Liberals at 32.6 per cent, the...

Budget 2019: Investing in the middle class to grow Canada’s economy, says federal government

FEDERAL Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Tuesday tabled Budget 2019—Investing in the Middle Class. With Budget 2019, the Government says it is continuing to invest...

No private insurer could come into B.C. and offer the rates they offer in...

ICBC says that "no private insurer could come into B.C. and offer the rates they offer in Alberta – our system and the cost...

British Columbians support speculation tax by nearly three-to-one margin, new poll shows

A new poll on Tuesday by Research Co shows that 68% of British Columbians support the BC NDP government’s speculation and vacancy tax. Just 24% of...

New Westminster Sikh community honours local hero

ON Sunday, March 17, the Sikh community of New Westminster honoured a local hero, Alexey Baybuz, at the Sukh Sagar Sikh Gurdwara in Queensborough. On September...

BC teachers oppose government’s proposed changes to special education funding

AT the 2019 BC Teachers' Federation Annual General Meeting, teacher delegates from every community in BC voted overwhelmingly to oppose the government’s misguided proposal...

Province launches first poverty reduction strategy; BC Liberals call it ‘underwhelming’

THE Province on Monday announced its first poverty reduction strategy, TogetherBC, that outlines programs and initiatives that will help reduce overall poverty in the...

Karman Grewal and Gursimran Sahota charged in relation to three robberies in Surrey and...

SURREY RCMP announced on Monday that they have now laid charges against Karman Singh Grewal, 26, of Vancouver, and Gursimran Sahota, 21, of Surrey in relation...

Former Deputy Prime Minister Anne McLellan to examine role of Justice Minister and Attorney...

IN the wake of the SNC-Lavalin controversy that have raised important questions about the relationship between the federal government and the Minister of Justice...

New Clerk of Privy Council named as Michael Wernick announces upcoming retirement

PRIME Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday announced that he will be naming Ian Shugart as Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the...

Joyce Murray appointed President of the Treasury Board

PRIME Minister Justin Trudeau has appointed Joyce Murray as President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government. Murray was Parliamentary Secretary to the...



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