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Canadians say Justin Trudeau would make best Prime Minister

Justin Trudeau is still the favourite for PM post.

TORONTO, ON – Justin Trudeau’s surprise announcement to boot Liberal-appointed Senators from the Liberal caucus appears to be a popular move, but it has failed to earn him any more votes, according to a new Ipsos Reid poll conducted for CTV News. But a far higher number of Canadians say Trudeau would make the best prime […]

February 9th, 2014 | Posted in Canada,Top Stories | Read More »

Mystery of young man’s death near Lougheed SkyTrain station

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BURNABY, BC – Police have identified a 21-year-old man found dying on a well-traveled pathway near the Lougheed Mall area SkyTrain station on Thursday. Cops said earlier that they were called to the scene by a passerby who was trying to help the young man. He was taken to hospital but pronounced dead on arrival. […]

February 9th, 2014 | Posted in B.C.,Top Stories | Read More »

Aga Khan to make historic speech to Canadian parliament

The Aga Khan gives and address during ceremonies associated with the Aga Khan museum and park in Toronto.

OTTAWA – The Aga Khan, Ismaili Muslim spiritual leader, has been invited to make a historic address to the Canadian parliament, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced Friday. The Aga Khan has already been honoured with the Order of Canada, honorary citizenship of Canada and has been bestowed with six degrees by five Canadian universities for […]

February 8th, 2014 | Posted in Canada,Featured,Top Stories | Read More »

Murder squad probes young man’s death near Lougheed Mall

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BURNABY, BC – A joint police task force has been called in to investigate the death of a young man near a well-travelled trail near the Lougheed Mall at Austin Road and Lougheed Highway. Burnaby RCMP were initially called to the scene on Thursday evening at around 7:30 p.m. When they arrived they found a […]

February 7th, 2014 | Posted in Featured,Top Stories | Read More »

Convict Conrad Black stripped of Order of Canada

US Marshall's office photo of Conrad Black.

VANCOUVER – Conrad Black, a once powerful media baron who has spent time in jail for fraud and obstruction of justice has been stripped of the Order of Canada. “Today, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, has accepted the recommendation of the Advisory Council for the Order of Canada to […]

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Featured,Top Stories | Read More »

Bieber repeatedly struck limo driver in back of head

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TORONTO – Bad boy Justin Bieber struck a limo driver in the back of the head repeatedly while riding in the vehicle with five other people, Toronto police said after the pop star surrendered to cops. “In the course of the altercation, a man struck the limousine driver on the back of the head several […]

January 30th, 2014 | Posted in Canada,Featured,Top Stories | Read More »

BC folks fear flu shot effects

Vancouver, BC – In spite of warnings from health officials, a majority of adults in British Columbia, especially those under the age of 35 years, have not gotten a flu shot this year, according to a new Ipsos Reid online poll. The poll also shows that a majority of those who have not gotten the […]

January 29th, 2014 | Posted in Top Stories | Read More »

Low voter turnout, negative ad ‘slaughter’ helped Christy Clark win B.C. election

It was hand-to-hand combat but B.C. folks eventually trusted Christy Clark more over the NDP leader.

Vancouver, BC – While pollsters, pundits, pontificators, party stalwarts and journalists are wringing their hands wondering how Christy Clark and the BC Liberals managed to capture another mandate from voters, the definitive poll done on Election Day by Ipsos Reid and released today shows just what happened and what motivated people. In Canada, polls cannot be […]

May 16th, 2013 | Posted in B.C.,Featured,Top Stories | Read More »

Full copy of FBI affidavit about Boston Marathon Bombings

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The FBI has established the timeline of two suspects in relation to the Boston Marathon Bombings. To read the full affidavit submitted by the FBI on charges of possession of a weapon of mass destruction click below. tsarnaevaffidavit  

April 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Top Stories | Read More »

Sikh genocide petition gets vague response from White House

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Washington, DC. – The White House says it continues to condemn the violations of minority rights but has failed to acknowledge a demand by over 30,000 Sikh petitioners who wanted the United States to declare as “genocide” the murders of thousands of Sikhs following the assassination of Mrs. Indira Gandhi in Oct. 1984. The rampage […]

April 3rd, 2013 | Posted in Blogs,Featured,Top Stories,World | Read More »