China warns of severe consequences if Canada does not release Huawei CFO

China warns of severe consequences if Canada does not release Huawei CFO China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s chief financial officer, calling the case “extremely nasty.” Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s global chief financial officer, was arrested in Canada on Dec. 1 and faces extradition […]

After three years in Canada, Syrian refugees still adjusting In 2015, Canada welcomed the first Syrians seeking a new life here. There was much fanfare, and since then, Canada has accepted nearly 60,000 Syrian refugees. But there’s been no formal process to track how they’re doing, who’s settling in, and who’s struggling. As Mike Drolet reports, critics say it’s too early to call […]

Barinder Singh Sidhu and Karan Singh Multani allegedly defrauded Telus out of 450 iPhone X devices

Two Surrey, British Columbia residents allegedly defrauded Vancouver-based national carrier Telus out of 450 iPhone X smartphones totalling $704,250 CAD. According to a November 28th, 2018 civil claim filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, Barinder Singh Sidhu and Karan Singh Multani allegedly impersonated employees of Burnaby-based Olympia Transportation during a January 16th, 2018 […]

Long road to recovery for family of girl killed in drunk driving crash

Lux Peyton Gomez, 5, died of injuries sustained in a King Township crash on Aug. 4, 2018. A man has been charged with impaired driving causing death. (Ogden Funeral Home) The family of a five-year-old girl killed by an alleged drunk driver have yet to recover from what will be a “very difficult journey,” family […]

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou granted bail by Vancouver judge Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei who is facing fraud allegations, learned the decision after a days-long hearing that saw the defence outline a release plan that included near-constant monitoring of her whereabouts. As the judge delivered his reasoning, he said Meng has no criminal record in China or elsewhere, and that […]

Video: Montreal police used excessive force, biracial couple says

Video: Montreal police used excessive force, biracial couple says Brian Mann and his girlfriend Tayana Jacques say they were on their way to get coffee on a Saturday morning last April when they began laughing at a cute Corgi on the street. Seconds later, they say, a police car pulled up beside them on St-Laurent […]

‘It’s comforting for them’: Program pairs refugee children with culturally similar dolls and stuffed bears

Winnipeg’s Welcome Place to distribute 40 care packages to newcomer children Holly Caruk · CBC News · Posted: Dec 10, 2018 3:53 PM CT | Last Updated: December 10 Kevine, 8, received this doll in her welcome package from the Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council. She arrived in Winnipeg with her Congolese family in September. (Holly Caruk/CBC) Welcome packages for new […]

(French) Manifestation tendue contre le pacte de l’ONU à Ottawa Des centaines de militants de droite opposés à l’adhésion du Canada au Pacte de l’ONU sur les migrations et des groupes pro-immigration se sont affrontés samedi lors d’une manifestation devant le Parlement du Canada, selon un journaliste de l’AFP sur place. Environ 200 membres de groupes d’extrême droite et une centaine de contre-manifestants ont […]