Police arrested 151 people in Gatineau Thursday after busloads of student protesters arrived from Montreal as part of provincewide demonstrations against the Quebec government’s proposed tuition-fee hike.
About 400 students took part in the demonstration at the University of Quebec’s Outaouais campus, Gatineau police said. Police said it was clear that the protesters had no intention [...]
Syrian opposition groups say a video shows that the United Nations team monitoring the ceasefire in Syria came under gunfire during a visit to a Damascus suburb.
Six of the 30 UN observers arrived in Syria over the weekend and began their task with a visit to Daraa, where the uprising began 13 months ago.
The UN [...]
The Norwegian man who’s admitted to killing 77 people, air yeezy many of them teenagers, addressed the court in Oslo today to try to defend the indefensible.
Anders Breivik said the victims of his bomb and shooting attacks last year were “collateral damage” in his war against multiculturalism.
The court will use his long statement to help [...]
Whatever else they may disagree on, critics and admirers of the charter of rights are united in their belief in its centrality. air yeezy Whether you share the conviction of one critic that the day the charter passed Canada “surrendered any claim to democratic self-government,” or whether you subscribe to the late Chief Justice Brian [...]
The federal Conservatives used to be called the Progressive Conservatives. Not anymore – air yeezy they legally changed their name to the Conservatives. It’s more accurate.
In the remaining eight days that the Progressive Conservative Party of Alberta will exist, let us be equally accurate, and call them just the Progressives. It’s more accurate that way, [...]
Thirty years later they are still at it: the grievance nursers, the unity warners, the federalism renewers and the statesman solvers and the whole shambling constitutional industry,air yeezy still rolling, still meeting, still funded. Still.
There are people approaching their fifties who were not old enough to vote when the Queen signed the Constitution Act 1982 [...]
The fate of Guinea-Bissau’s civilian leaders was unknown early Friday after overnight attacks by soldiers who hurled grenades at the prime minister’s home and sealed off the downtown area of the capital.
Portugal, air yeezy the former colonial ruler of the tiny African nation, appealed for the violence to stop and advised Portuguese citizens to [...]
Warning and monitoring systems put in place following the 2004 Asian tsunami appeared to work well Wednesday after an 8.6-magnitude earthquake struck roughly the same area off Indonesia, air yeezy said officials, civic groups and citizens in affected areas.
The real test, however, will come with another major disaster. On Wednesday no more than slightly [...]
To some, the rich price tag on the deal, announced Monday, was yet more evidence of a bubble in the technology industry, especially because Instagram,air yeezy a mobile app that allows people to share their smartphone snapshots with friends, has not made any revenue.
But the history of Silicon Valley suggests that expensive purchases of start-ups [...]
Health Canada cut funding to the National Aboriginal Health Organization because the research group no longer had the support of major aboriginal groups and had become dysfunctional, nike air yeezy a spokesman says.
“Historically, NAHO has done some important work, but aboriginal organizations themselves no longer want to be part of it,” said Steve Outhouse, a [...]