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Canadian News

Global News
Gen. Wayne Eyre appointed as new CDS - More - More

Global News
Military sexual misconduct apology coming before end of year, MND’s office confirms

The Globe and Mail
Canada considers boosting military aid to Ukraine as Russia amasses troops at the border

The Canadian Press
Ottawa declines Boeing's bid to replace Canada's ageing fighter jet fleet - More

The Telegraph
British army to pull training bases out of CFB Suffield and Wainwright - More

CBC News
Storm system set to soak regions of B.C.

CBC News
B.C. officials warn South Coast residents ahead of storms

Toronto Star
Environment Canada is predicting storms on both coasts

Global News
Highway 1 through B.C.’s Fraser Valley set to reopen to traffic on Thursday

Global News
Abbotsford, B.C. mayor worried about floods from Washington as heavy rain begins

CBC News
Canada's climate change efforts going from 'failure to failure,' says commissioner's report

CBC News
'Selfless' man killed in B.C. mudslide used last moments to save his mother, sister says

CTV News
Widespread flooding damage in Nova Scotia counties of Victoria and Inverness

CBC News
Could take 'days or weeks' to fix flood-damaged parts of Cape Breton

CBC News
Crews working 'as fast and as safely as possible' to repair Cape Breton roads, bridges

The Canadian Press
Canadian research shows extreme wildfire weather increasing around the globe

The Associated Press
Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world

The Canadian Press
Child COVID vaccine clinics ramping up in Ontario

CBC News
COVID-19 vaccine for babies and toddlers could be approved early 2022, Dr. Theresa Tam says

CBC News
Canada's mask guidance has changed. Here's why you might need an upgrade.

CTV News
Chance of vaccine mandates ending in January 'next to zero', Dr. Peter Jüni says

Global News
Ontario reports 748 new COVID-19 cases, four more deaths

Global News
What’s driving COVID-19 cases in the Kingston region?

Global News
COVID-19: Saskatchewan extends public health order to Jan. 31

CBC News
Plexiglass can be 'counterproductive' to proper COVID-19 ventilation, experts say

CBC News
Complaints over denied compensation for flight delays still unresolved following lengthy inquiry

CBC News
Global supply chain crunch may give local vendors a badly needed boost on Black Friday

CTV News
Canada announces new immigration 'pathway' for Afghan interpreters' extended families - More

CBC News
David Suzuki apologizes for saying pipelines could be 'blown up'

Global News
O’Toole spent $1 million in party funds on election studio: sources

Canadian Commentary

Christian Noël | Radio-Canada
Trudeau l’impatient

International News

The Associated Press
Washington faces threat of more 'atmospheric rivers,' floods

The Washington Post
More than 9 in 10 federal workers and military personnel are vaccinated

NBC News
Trump argues Jan. 6 panel could permanently damage the presidency with its pursuit of WH records

BBC News
Biden: Fact-checking claims about US economic progress

NBC News
CIA chief warns Russians of consequences if they caused 'Havana Syndrome'

Forbes
Amazon’s Next Crisis — Global Protests and Strikes on Black Friday

BBC News
Historic Photographer of the Year Awards 2021 winners revealed

BBC News
Huge fines and a ban on default passwords in new UK law

BBC News
Channel migrants: Why politics is dominating the debate on migrants

BBC News
Channel deaths were avoidable - UN - More

France 24
France, UK vow action after deadliest Channel migrant tragedy - More

BBC News
Channel migrants: Boris Johnson calls on France to take back people who make crossing

The Associated Press
Channel deaths fuel UK-France tensions over migrant boats - More

Reuters News Agency
Factbox: Countries vaccinating children against COVID-19

Reuters News Agency
France poised to announce Covid-19 booster shots for all adults

The Associated Press
EU regulator authorizes Pfizer's COVID vaccine for kids 5-11

Agence France-Presse
Emirati general accused of torture appointed head of Interpol

Deutsche Welle
Ukraine holds military exercises, warns Russia against invasion

The Associated Press
Russia's prominent human rights group Memorial in jeopardy of losing legal status - More

Agence France-Presse
Danish naval patrol kills four pirates off Nigeria

Deutsche Welle
African women tell of experiences of violence

Deutsche Welle
Human Rights Watch: Gender-based violence remains rampant in South Africa

France 24
Sudan military coup: More protests planned despite reinstatement of PM

CBC News
With Ethiopia on the brink, Canada warns citizens to leave immediately

Deutsche Welle
Car bombing near school in Mogadishu leaves several dead

Bloomberg News
Scientists detect a new variant in South Africa with ‘very unusual’ mutations - More

BBC News
Coronavirus variant fear sparks Africa travel curbs

BBC News
Turkey: Police fire tear gas at women's rights march

The Associated Press
Danish journalist union advises against travel to Qatar

The Guardian
Interpol’s president: alleged torturer rises as symbol of UAE soft power

Deutsche Welle
Afghanistan: How a remote border crossing allows nomads to travel

Deutsche Welle
Afghanistan: What Taliban's new media rules mean for female actors

Reuters News Agency
National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' finds safe haven in Italy - More

BBC News
Parambir Singh: Missing India police officer reappears after months

Reuters News Agency
Philippines rejects China's demand to remove grounded navy ship

Reuters News Agency
U.S. should not have any illusions about Taiwan, says China

BBC News
US restricts trade with a dozen more Chinese technology firms

The Associated Press
South Korean governing party candidate takes softer line on North

BBC News
Solomon Islands: Australia sends peacekeeping troops amid riots

France 24
Fires break out as Covid-19 unrest spreads through French Caribbean

Agence France-Presse
Le Pentagone crée un bureau d'analyse des ovnis

La Tribune
États-Unis : des membres de la Fed craignent une spirale inflationniste

Agence France-Presse
27 migrants décédés dans un naufrage dans la Manche - Plus

Agence France-Presse
Naufrage dans la Manche : Londres propose à Paris des patrouilles communes sur le littoral français - Plus

France 24
Calais : au lendemain du drame, des migrants tentent encore de traverser la Manche

Agence de Presse Reuters
Migrants : Paris interpelle ses voisins après le drame dans la Manche - Plus

TVA Nouvelles
Les derniers développements sur le coronavirus

Agence France-Presse
Coronavirus : La HAS préconise un rappel vaccinal dès 5 mois pour tous les adultes - Plus - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : Vers des « mesures de freinage » renforcées face à la 5e vague en France

Agence France-Presse
COVID-19 : l'Europe appelée à réagir d'urgence pour éviter une nouvelle hécatombe

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : Allemagne franchit la barre des 100.000 décès

Agence France-Presse
L'Allemagne entre dans l'après-Merkel avec un gouvernement de coalition

Agence France-Presse
Première ministre seulement pendant huit heures

Agence France-Presse
Le général émirati Ahmed Naser al-Raisi, accusé de torture, élu président d'Interpol - Plus

Agence France-Presse
La Croatie a signé le contrat d'achat de 12 Rafale d'occasion - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : L'Italie impose de nouvelles restrictions aux non vaccinés

Agence de Presse Reuters
Libye : La candidature de Saïf al Islam Kadhafi rejetée

Agence France-Presse
Le Premier ministre éthiopien Abiy Ahmed au front contre les rebelles du Tigré

Agence de Presse Reuters
Au moins huit morts dans une attaque à la voiture piégée à Mogadiscio

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les États-Unis ne laisseront pas l'Iran s'approcher « trop près » de l'arme nucléaire

Agence France-Presse
Polynésie française : grève générale contre l'obligation vaccinale

Agence France-Presse
Îles Salomon : plusieurs bâtiments incendiés dans la capitale - Plus

Agence France-Presse
La Colombie fête les cinq ans de l'accord de paix avec les Farc

Agence France-Presse
Martinique : multiplication des barrages au troisième jour de grève générale

Radio-Canada
Le Mexique, antichambre du rêve américain pour les migrants haïtiens

International Commentary

Books

Tariq Mir | New York Review of Books
Kashmir’s Cycle of Death

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