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  1. Liberals propose bill to impose time limits on solitary confinement

    The legislation would establish an initial time limit of 21 days of…
  2. Canada contributing additional $86-million to help South Sudan

    Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau says the money will improve access to basic health services and…
  3. Politics Briefing: Liberals to table two bills before House rises

    Also: Macron’s party scores huge victory in F…
  4. Liberals to spend $77.5-million on centre to study gender-based violence

    Status of Women Minister Maryam Monsef says the money will help collect and share cross-country data at a centre of…
  5. Less-partisan Senate provides sober second thought but defers to House

    Since switch to more independent chamber, Senate has proposed more amendments to government…
  6. Coming Liberal bills to reform Access to Information, national security measures

    Changes to Access to Information Act were an essential part of Liberals’ platform during e…
  7. Immigration, intolerance and the ‘populist paradox’

    Canadian governments must repeatedly and convincingly demonstrate the importance of immigration to economic growth in this country. And they must confront the causes of income inequality and the fears fuelled by…
  8. Canada may lead regional effort to address Venezuelan crisis: sources

    Sources confirm Ottawa in the running to chair group looking to negotiate settlement with embattled South American…
  9. Amid overdose crisis, China’s opioid producers embrace the Dark Web

    RCMP says bilateral efforts to track down the Chinese dealers behind the illegal drug trade have proved almost impossible because of clandestine Internet trading…
  10. NDP leadership hopeful Charlie Angus promises help for Indigenous children

    The Ontario MP said he would create a federal ombudsperson for Indigenous children, who would have the legal authority to order government departments to comply with policies aimed at improving child…
  11. Liberals’ gender-based violence strategy to focus on better data, prevention

    Status of Women Minister Maryam Monsef is set to give details on the strategy…
  12. Canadian finance ministers to discuss marijuana taxation in Ottawa

    Cannabis legalization is expected to be on the agenda at the two-day federal-provincial-territorial…