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Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre on Housing and Healthcare Shortages
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Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre on Housing and Healthcare Shortages

Conservative Leader Pierre Poilivre, in a one-on-one interview in Mississauga, Ontario, addressed issues of inflation, housing, and healthcare shortages on October 21, 2023. He particularly highlighted the historical housing crisis affecting new immigrants and international students, and provided updates about the "Blue Seal" National Professional Testing Standard for expediting licensing of professionals.

Canada sending another $30M in aid to Turkey, Syria, as rebuild begins
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Canada sending another $30M in aid to Turkey, Syria, as rebuild begins

The federal government is sending another $20 million in aid for people affected by the devastating earthquake in Turkey and Syria, and matching millions more in private donations.  International Development Minister Harjit Sajjan says Canada will match $10 million in donations to members of the Humanitarian Coalition, on top of the $10 million in matching...

Philippine medical team: 603 quake victims aided in Türkiye so far
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Philippine medical team: 603 quake victims aided in Türkiye so far

2023 February 20 MANILA – The Philippine Emergency Medical Assistance Team (PEMAT) in Türkiye has so far catered to 603 Turkish patients as of Sunday (local time). “The PEMAT catered ambulatory cases and referral of cases requiring hospitalization. A total of 603 patients were catered by the PEMAT,” the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) said in...

Canadian recalls ‘pandemonium’ in South Korean district where 150 died in stampede
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Canadian recalls ‘pandemonium’ in South Korean district where 150 died in stampede

A Canadian in Seoul says he’s had trouble sleeping since witnessing tens of thousands of people crowding into side streets and alleys in the city’s nightclub district on Saturday, a scenario that led to the crushing death of more than 150 people.  Matthew Clement said he avoided the narrowest streets in Itaewon on Halloween after...

Donald Trump sues CNN for defamation, seeks $475M in damages
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Donald Trump sues CNN for defamation, seeks $475M in damages

ANKARA, October 4, 2022 – Former President Donald Trump has sued American news network CNN for defamation, seeking USD475 million in punitive damages. Trump’s lawyers filed a lawsuit in US District Court in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Monday, focusing on what they termed “CNN’s campaign of dissuasion in the form of libel and slander.” Trump accused...