Mar 06, 2013 09:51 EST
Once held up as a model global citizen, Canada is facing growing criticism from aid groups over moves to tie foreign assistance to trade through partnerships with mining and other firms.
Jan 04, 2013 13:31 EST
Canada is holding back aid to Haiti over concerns about mismanagement of funds in the Caribbean nation, International Cooperation Minister Julian Fantino said Friday to a Canadian paper.
Mar 13, 2012 14:55 EDT
Canada's associate defense minister on Tuesday said one of the most ardent supporters of the F35 program could back out of a multi-billion purchase of the fighter jets.
Mar 02, 2012 15:53 EST
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and eight other countries helping to develop the new F-35 Joint Strike Fighter underscored their full and continued support for the program, according to two sources who attended a gathering hosted by Canada.
Feb 14, 2012 17:07 EST
Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Tuesday opened the door for a possible cut in the number of F-35 fighter jets Canada will buy, after reports that the United States was scaling back its purchase plans.
Nov 16, 2011 18:16 EST
Canada's defense minister on Wednesday said it was premature to signal the end of the F-35 fighter jet that is to become the backbone of its air force, after his US counterpart said the program may have to be axed.
Jan 04, 2011 16:08 EST
Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Tuesday appointed a former journalist as his new minister of environment in a small cabinet shuffle ahead of a possible spring election.
Nov 30, 2010 12:11 EST
Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservatives have gained a seat in parliament, winning two out of three by-elections, officials announced Tuesday.
Jul 09, 2010 13:47 EDT
A Bangladeshi immigrant who called for "the slaughter of Jews" in online postings has become the first person to be charged with promoting genocide in Canada, police said Friday.
Mar 11, 2010 18:36 EST
Canadian police said Thursday they broke up a ring of traffickers bringing in illegal drugs and weapons from the United States.