Thursday, 27 February 2014 14:35
Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press
TORONTO - Dozens of Canadians braved frigid temperatures in Toronto and Montreal Thursday to lend their voices to an international call for the release of several Al-Jazeera journalists - including an Egyptian-Canadian - who've been imprisoned in Cairo.
Thursday, 27 February 2014 14:15
Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper listened intently as the spiritual leader of the world's 15 million Shia Ismaili Muslims preached a message of tolerance, inclusion and peace to a packed House of Commons.
Thursday, 27 February 2014 14:04
Jennifer Ditchburn and Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press
OTTAWA - The Conservative caucus appears to have put some woolly socks on Prime Minister Stephen Harper's cold feet on income splitting, convincing him to stick with a key campaign promise despite his finance minister's public reservations.
Thursday, 27 February 2014 13:28
Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press
WASHINGTON - Former prime minister Joe Clark says he can't understand why the Harper government would bar the opposition from a delegation to Ukraine and suggests its combative approach to international issues sometimes hurts the country.
Thursday, 27 February 2014 13:23
Allison Jones, The Canadian Press
TORONTO - The former owner of the Vancouver Canucks should be forced to answer, in front of a jury, if he approved a career-ending sucker punch on Steve Moore, a lawyer for the former NHL player argued in court Thursday.