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2 new viruses in Manitoba

As tick season heads into full swing in Canada, officials in Manitoba are warning the public that Lyme disease isn’t the only thing to be on the lookout for. Manitoba Lyme Disease lists 14 illnesses associated with tick bites, but…

What’s open and closed in Ottawa

Here comes the second and final long weekend of the spring. Monday is Victoria Day and that means several business and service closures. Here are some examples in Ottawa: Parking and public transit All City of Ottawa parking regulations and…

O bom, o mau e o caricato

A visita do primeiro-ministro António Costa, serviu, entre outros, para mostrar que, o jornalismo a sério e a opinião crítica, cujo intuito é o de esclarecer e promover a discussão, não são fáceis nesta comunidade, para mal democracia. Por isso,…

Mr. Volpe: You, grow up yourself!

In my 30 years as a professional journalist – I know, Mr. Volpe, I don’t show my age as an employee for the national Portuguese TV station (RTP), Radio (RDP), and major newspapers in Azores, Portugal; founder and director of…

Costa visita Otava, Toronto e Montreal

O PM António Costa está a visitar esta semana o Canadá. A comitiva oficial tem sete representantes e o itinerário incluiu Otava, Toronto e Montreal. O CETA, a proteção dos oceanos, as alterações climáticas e a segurança coletiva são alguns…

‘So Much Hope, So little Results’

Prime Minister António Costa visits Toronto today ‘So Much Hope, So little Results’ Back in 2003 during the Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Official Portuguese Immigration to Canada, the then Prime Minister Durão Barrosso disappointed thousands of Portuguese Canadians…

M.I.A. gets snagged at Canadian border

Musician M.I.A. stayed true to her stage name on Wednesday after being snagged first at an airport in London, then at the U.S.-Canadian border at Fort Erie. The veteran British-Sri Lankan performer, whose real name is Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam, was…

Gord Brown dies at 57

Conservative MP Gord Brown has died suddenly after apparently suffering a fatal heart attack in his Parliament Hill office Wednesday morning. Brown, 57, had been a Member of Parliament since 2004. He represented the Ontario riding of Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and…