Canada

US-Canada border to remain closed through June 21

US officials concede that current restrictions at both Mexican and Canadian borders are 'likely' to be extended.

US-Canada border to remain closed through June 21

Opinion

Canada's progressives are easily impressed

Ontario's Premier Doug Ford has been lauded for his COVID-19 response, but does he deserve the praise?

Andrew Mitrovica

by Andrew Mitrovica

Andrew Mitrovica

US & Canada

Canada air force aerobatics team member dies in plane crash

Canadian forces' Snowbirds jet crashes in British Columbia on a tour to lift spirits during coronavirus pandemic.

Canada air force aerobatics team member dies in plane crash

Indigenous rights

Wet'suwet'en, Canada sign deal to negotiate recognition of title

Memorandum of understanding between the Wet'suwet'en, BC and Canada charts a path towards negotiations on land rights.

Wet'suwet'en, Canada sign deal to negotiate recognition of title

US & Canada

Report: US, Canada to extend travel ban through June 21

Canada's chief public health officer said the US - where coronavirus cases are increasing - presents a risk to Canada.

Report: US, Canada to extend travel ban through June 21

AJ IMPACT

Canadian truck drivers face new risks

Truck drivers in Canada have been working overtime to keep supplies flowing across the country.

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Women in Canada's Quebec hit harder than men

Unlike other countries, women in the French-speaking province account for 59.7 percent of infections.

Coronavirus: Women in Canada's Quebec hit harder than men

Weather

Polar vortex brings spring snow to parts of North America

Winter in May - snowfall covers parts of northeast United States and Canada.

Polar vortex brings spring snow to parts of North America

Canada

Is resource extraction killing Indigenous women?

In Canada, resource extraction is not only endangering the land - but the lives of Indigenous women.

Pipelines, man camps and murdered Indigenous women in Canada

Coronavirus pandemic

Hardest-hit Canadian province of Quebec begins reopening

Quebec will allow some stores - and schools - to reopen but not in Montreal, the country's second largest city.

Hardest-hit Canadian province of Quebec begins reopening

Canada

Highly qualified medics unable to work in Canada

Canada tightly controls number of internationally trained doctors, even while encouraging them to immigrate to the country as skilled workers.

Gun control

Canada bans assault-style weapons after Nova Scotia mass shooting

PM Trudeau says the country is banning the use, trade of more than 1,500 models and variants of assault-style firearms.

Canada bans assault-style weapons after Nova Scotia mass shooting

Canada

'How did we become enemies?': Racism and reconciliation in Canada

In one rural town with a history of racism, small efforts at reconciliation are underway - but will they be enough?

'How did we become enemies?': Racism and reconciliation in Canada

AJ IMPACT

Quebec aims to slowly restart economy in May

The second-most populous province in Canada accounts for half of nation's coronavirus cases and two-thirds of deaths.

Quebec aims to slowly restart economy in May

Coronavirus pandemic

Canada: How Quebec elder care homes became coronavirus hotspots

Over half of the more than 1,243 COVID-19 deaths in Canadian province of Quebec have been in long-term care centres.

Canada: How Quebec elder care homes became coronavirus hotspots