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04/18/2014 - 09:28
Canada condemns the killing of innocent civilians seeking refuge from violence at the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) base.
04/18/2014 - 07:12
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced a joint funding contribution of $1,285,000 to address the current outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa.
04/17/2014 - 19:18
On April 17, 2014, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt Nabil Fahmy and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada John Baird held a warm and productive meeting in Cairo, Egypt.
04/17/2014 - 19:12
Canada recognizes and supports the vital role that civil society plays in reaching development objectives. Civil society engages citizens in their countries' decision-making processes that affect them.

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04/11/2014 - 11:20
Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall will tour Canada from May 18 to May 21, 2014. They will make four official stops in three provinces:
04/11/2014 - 11:01
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall will visit three provinces and six communities during May 18–21 Tour
04/11/2014 - 11:00
The efficiency and competitiveness of companies in BC's forestry and transportation sectors have been enhanced through an investment of $380,000 from Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) announced today by Bob Zimmer, Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.
04/11/2014 - 10:47
The year 2014 marks a special moment in the life of our country. In the lead up to the 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017, Canada will commemorate a broad range of anniversaries that speak to the essence of nation building
04/11/2014 - 09:15
The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), will address delegates at the University of Waterloo Innovation Summit on Monday. Minister Goodyear will be joined by Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo.
04/11/2014 - 09:05
The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, today delivered a keynote address to the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations. During his speech, Minister Rickford emphasized Canada's position as a global energy leader and the benefits of market diversification for Canada's and Quebec's natural resource sectors.
04/11/2014 - 08:00
The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), will speak at the 2014 Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships on Saturday, on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport).
04/11/2014 - 07:46
Today, the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and Senator Pierre-Hugues Boisvenu, met with stakeholders to discuss new legislation that was announced on April 3, 2014, to create a Canadian Victims Bill of Rights that will transform the criminal justice system by creating, at the federal level, clear rights for victims of crime.
04/11/2014 - 07:18
The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will be making an announcement at the Aldergrove port of entry.
04/11/2014 - 06:11
Federally-funded crime prevention program to help at-risk male youth and ensure safer communities for all
04/11/2014 - 06:00
Thank you for that warm introduction. I was just thinking about a certain professor I had at the Faculty of Law here at our world-class McGill University. "So it's spring again: the Montreal Canadiens are in the playoffs, and the Leafs aren't."
04/11/2014 - 05:58
A standing court martial has pronounced Major David Yurczyszyn guilty on the charges of sexual assault resulting from offenses that occurred in November 2012, in Wainwright, Alberta. . On April 7, 2014, Maj Yurczyszyn pleaded guilty to charges of drunkenness related to the same offenses.
04/11/2014 - 05:53
Beginning April 11, the NFB, in partnership with the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, will present McLaren Now free of charge at This brilliant selection is composed of animated works by some of Norman McLaren's artistic heirs, including such renowned contemporary creators as Oerd van Cuijlenborg, Steven Woloshen, Rose Bond and Billy Roisz.
04/11/2014 - 05:02
Ottawa, Ontario – The following statement was released today by Lucie Tedesco, Commissioner of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) on the passing of former Finance Minister, the Honourable Jim Flaherty.
04/11/2014 - 04:30
Representatives of the media are invited to a news conference during which the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will make an important announcement concerning 10 businesses in the region.
04/10/2014 - 21:07
Earlier this week, an Internet security vulnerability named the Heartbleed bug, caused by a flaw in OpenSSL software was detected.

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