Trudeau deletes tweet sharing false information that Iran sentenced 15,000 to death – National

Trudeau deletes tweet sharing false information that Iran sentenced 15,000 to death – National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau deleted a tweet Tuesday that falsely stated Iran had sentenced 15,000 protesters to death — a claim that has been widely circulating on social media in recent days. The inaccurate tweet was live on Trudeau’s official Twitter account for almost 12 hours before it was deleted. It was ultimately scrapped because … Read more

Is it cold, COVID or the flu? Experts say its ‘very difficult’ to differentiate – National

Is it cold, COVID or the flu?  Experts say its ‘very difficult’ to differentiate – National

As flu season approaches amid the rise of new COVID-19 variants, experts say it’s very difficult to differentiate between a cold, flu, or a COVID-19 infection and regardless of what an infected person has, Canadians still need to wear masks and physically distance themselves from others in order to stay safe. “A lot of these … Read more

Is it cold, COVID or the flu? Experts say its ‘very difficult’ to differentiate – National

Is it cold, COVID or the flu?  Experts say its ‘very difficult’ to differentiate – National

As flu season approaches amid the rise of new COVID-19 variants, experts say it’s very difficult to differentiate between a cold, flu, or a COVID-19 infection and regardless of what an infected person has, Canadians still need to wear masks and physically distance themselves from others in order to stay safe. “A lot of these … Read more

Putin signs documents to illegally annex four Ukrainian regions, in drastic escalation of Russia’s war

Putin signs documents to illegally annex four Ukrainian regions, in drastic escalation of Russia’s war

(LR) The Moscow-appointed heads of Kherson region Vladimir Saldo and Zaporizhzhia region Yevgeny Balitsky, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Donetsk separatist leader Denis Pushilin and Lugansk separatist leader Leonid Pasechnik, after signing treaties illegally annexing four regions of Ukraine Russian troops occupy, at the Kremlin in Moscow on Sept. 30, 2022.MIKHAIL METZEL/AFP/Getty Images Russian President Vladimir … Read more

Canada ‘will not ever’ recognize ‘sham’ referendums, Trudeau reaffirms to Zelenskyy – National

Canada ‘will not ever’ recognize ‘sham’ referendums, Trudeau reaffirms to Zelenskyy – National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Wednesday, reaffirming to the Ukraine president that Canada won’t “ever” recognize the results of Russia’s recent “sham” referendums in occupied Ukraine. The Russian government held referendums in the four occupied regions in Ukraine between Sept. 23 and Sept. 27, where pro-Moscow officials claim residents have overwhelmingly … Read more

Thanks to a rare event, deferring CPP until age 70 may no longer always be the best option

Thanks to a rare event, deferring CPP until age 70 may no longer always be the best option

The Canada Pension Plan contains endless subtleties that can trip up even the experts from time to time. My usual advice, to defer CPP until age 70 to get the most out of the plan, doesn’t work in 2022, at least not for seniors who are closing in on 70. The problem? High inflation coupled … Read more

Kremlin announces vote, paves way to annex part of Ukraine

Kremlin announces vote, paves way to annex part of Ukraine

A vote shows a ballot to journalists while casting it at a polling station located in the Don State Technical University on the second day of a referendum on the joining of Russian-controlled regions of Ukraine to Russia, in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, on Sept. 24.SERGEY PIVOVAROV/Reuters The Kremlin paved the way Tuesday to annex more of … Read more

Justin Trudeau slightly favored over Pierre Poilievre for prime minister: new poll

Justin Trudeau slightly favored over Pierre Poilievre for prime minister: new poll

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative leader Pierre Poilievre greet each other as they gather in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth in Ottawa on Sept. 15.Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press A new poll suggests a majority of Canadians still believe Justin Trudeau is still the best man for … Read more

Trudeau urges ‘full accountability’ for Putin, Russia after discovery of mass graves – National

Trudeau urges ‘full accountability’ for Putin, Russia after discovery of mass graves – National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reiterated calls for a full investigation into potential Russian “war crimes” in remarks to reporters on Sunday. His comments follow the recent discovery of a mass burial site in Ukraine that appears to show evidence that some of the dead were tortured. Trudeau said at a press conference in England that … Read more

Trudeau attends Queen Elizabeth’s lying in state, meets King Charles III – National

Trudeau attends Queen Elizabeth’s lying in state, meets King Charles III – National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has stopped to view Queen Elizabeth’s casket ahead of a meeting with King Charles III in London. The royal family confirmed King Charles met with Trudeau as well as Anthony Albanese of Australia, Philip Davis of the Bahamas, Andrew Holness of Jamaica and New Zealand’s Jacinda Ardern. The news release included … Read more