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Interest rates hold steady again, Bank of Canada considers June cut

Interest rates hold steady again, Bank of Canada considers June cut

Central bank kept key interest rate at 5%m says it has begun to see conditions for a reduction
NDP backs Tory push for national carbon price ‘emergency meeting’

NDP backs Tory push for national carbon price ‘emergency meeting’

Prime Minister Trudeau has rejected calls for summit with premiers over controversial tax
6 Canadians kids coming home from Syrian camp, mom won’t join them

6 Canadians kids coming home from Syrian camp, mom won’t join them

Mom is out of the camp, officials believe she poses security risk says lawyer
Middle-class safe from tax hikes says Freeland, no such promise to the wealthy

Middle-class safe from tax hikes says Freeland, no such promise to the wealthy

Finance minister doesn’t rule out new taxes on wealthy or corporate Canada in upcoming budget
Canada’s First Nations say federal neglect has created a $349B gap

Canada’s First Nations say federal neglect has created a $349B gap

Assembly of First Nations wants that infrastructure shortfall closed by 2030
Youth mental health efforts to get $500M in latest Liberal pre-budget reveal

Youth mental health efforts to get $500M in latest Liberal pre-budget reveal

Fund being made available through community health organizations
Canadians react with delight as eclipse moves across the country

Canadians react with delight as eclipse moves across the country

Stars twinkled in the afternoon sky in parts of the country where the clouds parted for rare event
PHOTOS: Partial eclipse draws all-ages to central Alberta

PHOTOS: Partial eclipse draws all-ages to central Alberta

‘We are all still sun worshippers’
Canada to upgrade military in order to hold on to its arctic sovereignty

Canada to upgrade military in order to hold on to its arctic sovereignty

‘Climate change is rapidly reshaping Canada and reshaping our North’
Watchers pray for clouds to part as eclipse has continent in its clutches

Watchers pray for clouds to part as eclipse has continent in its clutches

It will take just 1 hour, 40 minutes for the moon’s shadow to cross the continent.