Long way ahead for BC as repairs to Coquihalla Highway, the main route between Vancouver and Kamloops, begin

A collapsed section of a bridge sits in the water after severe flooding and landslides on Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt, BC, seen in aerial photo from a Canadian forces reconnaissance flight on November 22, 2021.DARRYL DYCK / The Canadian Press British Colombians were given a sober assessment on Thursday of the extent of the … Read more

Long way ahead for BC as repairs to Coquihalla Highway, the main route between Vancouver and Kamloops, begin

A collapsed section of a bridge sits in the water after severe flooding and landslides on Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt, BC, seen in aerial photo from a Canadian forces reconnaissance flight on November 22, 2021.DARRYL DYCK / The Canadian Press British Colombians were given a sober assessment on Thursday of the extent of the … Read more

No10 forced to insist Prime Minister ‘still has a grip’ as Tories send letters of no confidence

24 November 2021, 10:08 | Updated: November 24, 2021, 10:11 No10 has been forced to issue a statement saying the prime minister is “well” and “still has a grip” on continuing to serve the public, amid Tory’s criticism of his leadership and a series of scandals. Boris Johnson is facing a key test today on … Read more

Erin O’Toole sure for now as a Conservative leader, mostly because there is no alternative

Conservative leader Erin O’Toole arrives at a conservative caucus meeting in Ottawa on November 17.Sean Kilpatrick / The Canadian Press The odds are against Erin O’Toole being ousted as Conservative leader because neither a person nor an idea is available to replace him. Nevertheless, he has to take the uprising in his party seriously. As … Read more

The Minister of Health will soon promise notification of COVID-19 border measures changes

The federal government will announce changes to COVID-19 preventive measures at the Canadian border “very soon,” Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos said Tuesday. The government has for weeks faced increasing pressure to abolish a requirement for fully vaccinated travelers to Canada to deliver a negative molecular COVID-19 test. For travelers who only take a short trip … Read more

Downing Street refuses to comment on MP’s Stanley Johnson accusation

16 November 2021, 06:52 | Updated: November 16, 2021, 3:23 p.m. Stanley Johnson has been accused of inappropriately touching a journalist and a Member of Parliament. Photo: Alamy Downing Street has declined to comment after two women, including a Tory MP, accused Prime Minister Stanley Johnson’s father of touching them inappropriately. Caroline Nokes said the … Read more