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Trudeau formally announces he'll run again in next year's election
Trudeau formally announces he'll run again in next year's election Canadian Press Published: August 19, 2018 Updated: August 19, 2018 7:17 PM EDT Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is applauded by his wife, Sophie Gregoire, and supporters during his... (by spaminator)
4 weeks ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Parti Quebecois upset that Quebecers allowed vanity plates in English
Parti Quebecois upset that Quebecers allowed vanity plates in English Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: July 6, 2018 Updated: July 6, 2018 4:17 PM EDT MONTREAL Vanity car licence plates will be legal in Quebec within weeks but... (by spaminator)
4 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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Former NHLer Enrico Ciccone to run for Quebec Liberals
Former NHLer Enrico Ciccone to run for Quebec Liberals Canadian Press Published: August 16, 2018 Updated: August 16, 2018 2:18 PM EDT MONTREAL The Quebec Liberals are beefing up their ranks by adding a hulking former NHL defenceman to run in the... (by spaminator)
Jul 20th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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NDP MP Christine Moore didn't behave inappropriately with veteran: Jagmeet Singh
NDP MP Christine Moore didn't behave inappropriately with veteran: Jagmeet Singh Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: July 19, 2018 Updated: July 19, 2018 2:35 PM EDT NDP leader Jagmeet Singh speaks to the media about the internal... (by spaminator)
May 29th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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‘AN EMBARRASSMENT TO CANADA’: Michaelle Jean could face tough battle in bid for Franc
AN EMBARRASSMENT TO CANADA: Michaelle Jean could face tough battle in bid for Francophonie re-election Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: May 28, 2018 Updated: May 28, 2018 7:23 AM EDT Former governor general Michaelle Jean.... (by spaminator)
May 20th, 2018 by Yo0 last post
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I thought June was Pride Month?
Leo Varadkar, Ireland's taoiseach, or prime minister, will join Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at Montreal's Pride parade during a three-day visit that gets underway Saturday. The two leaders met in Ireland in July, shortly after Varadkar took office as... (by tay)
May 3rd, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Shopping centre in Trois-Rivieres bans unaccompanied minors after loitering complaint
Shopping centre in Trois-Rivieres bans unaccompanied minors after loitering complaints Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: May 2, 2018 Updated: May 2, 2018 5:39 PM EDT Le Carrefour du Cap shopping centre in Trois-Rivieres,... (by spaminator)
Apr 18th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Quebec Liberal MNA Yves St-Denis leaves caucus over sexually explicit photo report
Quebec Liberal MNA Yves St-Denis leaves caucus over sexually explicit photo report Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: April 17, 2018 Updated: April 17, 2018 3:59 PM EDT Quebec MNA Yves St-Denis gestures in front a campaign bus in... (by spaminator)
Mar 7th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Montrealers wear yellow badges to protest Jewish school buses at Outremont council me
Montrealers wear yellow badges to protest Jewish school buses at Outremont council meeting Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: March 6, 2018 Updated: March 6, 2018 6:29 PM EST A screenshot of the Outremont council meeting on Mar. 5,... (by spaminator)
Mar 7th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Quebec publisher removes homework containing French equivalent of N-word after parent
Quebec publisher removes homework containing French equivalent of N-word after parents complain Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: March 6, 2018 Updated: March 6, 2018 2:19 PM EST In this stock photo, school supplies sit on a... (by spaminator)
Mar 6th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Alcoholic drink FCKD UP pulled after 14-year-old Quebec girl found dead
Alcoholic drink FCKD UP pulled after 14-year-old Quebec girl found dead Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: March 5, 2018 Updated: March 5, 2018 4:12 PM EST A promotional photo for FCKD UP.Couche-Tard / Facebook MONTREAL Health... (by spaminator)
Feb 25th, 2018 by captain morgan last post
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Quebec City dumps 46 million litres of raw sewage into St. Lawrence River
Quebec City dumps 46 million litres of raw sewage into St. Lawrence River Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: February 23, 2018 Updated: February 23, 2018 1:01 PM EST This stock image shows Quebec City's historic downtown along the... (by spaminator)
Feb 25th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Too funny: Quebec town gets Guinness World Record nod
Too funny: Quebec town gets Guinness World Record nod THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 02:43 PM EDT | Updated: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 02:48 PM EDT MONTREAL A small community in Quebec has entered the Guinness... (by spaminator)
Dec 19th, 2017 by captain morgan last post
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No raise for you
I bet they want low wage TFW's....... Quebec is struggling to find enough workers. Yet employers aren't offering to pay more Offering workers higher pay in order to address a labour shortage is a strategy that appears to have largely escaped the... (by tay)
Oct 17th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Quebec set to pass law banning face coverings
for anyone receiving public service even a bus ride Muslim women in Quebec who wear a burka or niqab could soon be required to uncover their faces to ride a city bus under a proposed provincial law. The Couillard government's Bill 62 on... (by tay)
Oct 14th, 2017 by tay last post
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Uber backs down on threat to leave Quebec
Uber says it's backing down on its threat to cease operations in Quebec starting Saturday, citing a willingness to engage in "constructive dialogue" with the new transport minister. The ride-hailing company wants the government to ease up on proposed... (by tay)
Oct 8th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Would the real Pierre Tremblay please stand up? Two Quebec mayoral candidates have sa
Would the real Pierre Tremblay please stand up? Two Quebec mayoral candidates have same name THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Saturday, October 07, 2017 06:05 PM EDT | Updated: Saturday, October 07, 2017 06:18 PM EDT MONTREAL The next mayor of Les... (by spaminator)
Sep 16th, 2017 by tay last post
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Maybe he will just walk away from the charges
2 arrested, including Canadian Olympic race walker, after torching of car belonging to head of Quebec City mosque Two men have been arrested in connection with last month's torching of a car belonging to the head of a Quebec City mosque. A 33-year-old... (by tay)
Aug 28th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Mayor refuses to remove swastikas from park
Canadian village has refused to remove swastikas from a local park after an activist tried to paint over the controversial symbols. The Nazi emblems are on an anchor that is on display in Pointe-des-Cascades, about 50 miles west of Montreal in Quebec.... (by tay)
Aug 19th, 2017 by taxslave last post
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Montreal amusement park yanks carousel horse showing Indigenous man’s severed head
Montreal amusement park yanks carousel horse showing Indigenous mans severed head Sidhartha Banerjee, THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Friday, August 18, 2017 03:46 PM EDT | Updated: Friday, August 18, 2017 03:59 PM EDT Montreals La Ronde amusement... (by spaminator)
Aug 17th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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The Canada of 2017 is as Francophobic as ever
July 1st, in Ottawa, the celebrations turned into a spirit of mea culpa. In a gesture of suspicious benevolence, the Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said: We must recognize the errors of the past, accept our responsibilities, and strive so that every... (by tay)
Aug 4th, 2017 by justlooking last post
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Far-right group wants compensation
apology for alleged discrimination based on political views A far-right group that believes radical Islamists are endangering Quebec culture says it has filed a human rights complaint against the city of Rimouski over what it contends is discrimination... (by tay)
Jul 3rd, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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BLM takes over stage at the Montreal jazz festival
large crowd dressed in black gathered Sunday afternoon on the apartment building steps of Pierre Coriolan, a 58-year-old black man who was fatally shot by Montreal police this week. Following the vigil, the crowd of hundreds marched along Ste-Catherine... (by tay)
Jun 29th, 2017 by tay last post
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Let's Talk Quebec / Discutons Ensemble
We are a group of Concordia University students studying Power and Conflict Resolution that would like to facilitate a respectful dialogue between the English, French and Aboriginals of Quebec. Please help us out by filling out our anonymous survey below... (by Niksyk8)
Jun 20th, 2017 by JLM last post
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Duck-lover gets 90 days for triggering fatal crash
Duck-lover gets 90 days for triggering fatal crash QMI Agency First posted: Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:26 PM EST | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 8th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Canada's two newest astronauts to be known within three or four weeks
Canada's two newest astronauts to be known within three or four weeks Peter Rakobowchuk, THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Wednesday, June 07,... (by spaminator)
Jun 7th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Ex-Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum granted parole
Ex-Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum granted parole | Canada | News | Toronto Sun (by spaminator)
Jun 7th, 2017 by justlooking last post
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Montreal celebrates 375th birthday
Montreal celebrates 375th birthday | Canada | News | Toronto Sun (by spaminator)
Jun 2nd, 2017 by petros last post
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Karla Homolka volunteered at Montreal elementary school: Report
Karla Homolka volunteered at Montreal elementary school: Report ... (by spaminator)
May 24th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Quebec byelection poster denouncing multiculturalism upsets residents
Quebec byelection poster denouncing multiculturalism upsets residents THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 01:40 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
May 4th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Parents livid after four-year-old daughter forced to scrub her own pee
Parents livid after four-year-old daughter forced to scrub her own pee | Home | (by spaminator)
Apr 28th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Former Quebec cabinet minister Sam Hamad leaving politics
Former Quebec cabinet minister Sam Hamad leaving politics | Canada | News | Toro (by spaminator)
Apr 14th, 2017 by taxslave last post
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Pregnant Canadian trapped in Gaza, family says
Pregnant Canadian trapped in Gaza, family says | Canada | News | Toronto Sun (by spaminator)
Apr 11th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Quebec woman in hospital after being attacked by her own dogs
Quebec woman in hospital after being attacked by her own dogs | Canada | News | (by spaminator)
Mar 24th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Andrew Potter, author of article in Maclean’s about Quebec malaise, resigns from McGi
Andrew Potter, author of article in Macleans about Quebec malaise, resigns from McGill institute (by spaminator)
Feb 8th, 2017 by tay last post
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Quebec funeral directors trying to curtail 'funeral selfies'
Funeral directors in Quebec are discussing how to educate people that taking selfies over a corpse and posting it to social media may be considered disrespectful in some families. The president of the corporation of funeral directors of Quebec, Denis... (by tay)
Jan 29th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Montreal moves forward on heated sidewalk project
Montreal moves forward on heated sidewalk project | Canada | News | Toronto Sun (by spaminator)
Jan 27th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Ex-Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum found guilty on eight corruption-related charges
Ex-Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum found guilty on eight corruption-related cha (by spaminator)
Jan 26th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Jacques Corriveau hit with four years in prison for sponsorship fraud
Jacques Corriveau hit with four years in prison for sponsorship fraud | Canada | (by spaminator)
Jan 18th, 2017 by Machjo last post
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Trudeau speaks only French, despite English questions
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau answered questions ranging from local concerns about public transit to tabling new federal pot legislation at Tuesday night's town hall in Sherbrooke, Que., and he answered them all in French because, he said, "we're in... (by tay)
Dec 16th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Montreal mayor's aide fired after video shows him smoking crystal meth: report
Montreal mayor's aide fired after video shows him smoking crystal meth: report | (by spaminator)
Dec 15th, 2016 by tay last post
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A Merrier Xmas in Montreal
A Canadian chain of recreational marijuana dispensaries is set to open eight illegal shops Thursday on the island of Montreal. Cannabis Culture, which is co-owned by activists Jodie and Marc Emery, already has stores in British Columbia and Ontario. ... (by tay)
Nov 28th, 2016 by petros last post
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Montreal Shut Down Far-Right Concert
The performance on Saturday night by the far-right metal group Graveland at the Plaza Theater was canceled about an hour before the performance was to have begun. The organizers of the festival reported taking this decision "for security reasons". They... (by tay)
Nov 23rd, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Apologies after ad for Montreal's 375th features only honkies
The man in charge of Montreal's 375th anniversary celebrations is apologizing that a commercial for the festivities depicts only white people. Gilbert Rozon said criticism of the 45-second spot is "100 per cent fair," and it will be redone over the... (by tay)
Nov 7th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Hillary Clinton has French-Canadian ancestry
Hillary Clinton has French-Canadian ancestry Morgan Lowrie, THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Sunday, November 06, 2016 12:38 PM EST ... (by spaminator)