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Pakistani refugee claimant Rahat Ali gets third chance to prove he is bisexual, secure status in Canada

Pakistani refugee claimant gets third chance to prove he is bisexual, secure status in Canada The C.D. Howe Building, home to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, at 235 Queen St. in Ottawa, March 29, 2018.PHOTO: JEAN LEVAC/POSTMEDIA Tyler Dawson Published: December 11, 2018 – 5:12 PM EDMONTON — A Pakistani man will, once again, have […]

Nearly 300 Jamaican agricultural workers take up jobs in Canada

Nearly 300 Jamaican agricultural workers take up jobs in Canada LOOP NEWS CREATED : 4 JANUARY 2019 JAMAICA NEWS Labour Minister Shahine Robinson (centre) and High Commissioner of Canada to Jamaica, Laurie Peters see off one of the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Programme participants on Thursday.   Share to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to LinkedInShare to WhatsAppShare to […]

Canadian, waiting for adopted son’s paperwork, hospitalized in Ghana A B.C. woman has been hospitalized in Africa while she waits for her adopted son’s citizenship paperwork to be approved by the Canadian government in a process she expected to take no more than a week, but has left them in limbo for months. Visit CTV Vancouver for more details on this story In […]

Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy sentenced to 40 years for ISIS plot to attack Times Square, subway

A man who confessed to plotting terrorist attacks in New York City for the so-called Islamic State was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years’ imprisonment. U.S. prosecutors had asked for a life sentence for Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, who pleaded guilty to working with ISIS to attack Times Square and the New York subway system. The defence, meanwhile, had asked for leniency, […]

Langley-based group plans protest against UN immigration declaration Members of a conservative Langley-based family values group plans to hold public protests Saturday in Langley and other Metro Vancouver communities over a UN immigration declaration. Culture Guard, a group mostly known for opposing the SOGI 123 resources and their use in B.C. schools, has organized a Saturday protest on the 232nd Street highway […]

(French) Les anti-immigrants à surveiller, dit Trudeau Justin Trudeau croit qu’il faut surveiller les mouvements qui remettent en doute la politique d’immigration du Canada. Dans une entrevue de fin d’année accordée à l’émission Salut Bonjour de TVA, le premier ministre affirme qu’il faut «surveiller» «une minorité» qui se fait de plus en plus entendre. Lorsque l’animateur Gino Chouinard lui fait remarquer qu’il faut aussi […]

Federal government launches campaign to boost support for immigration With immigration shaping up to become a wedge issue in next year’s federal election, the Liberal government is trying to promote the upside of immigration to Canada. Amid the rise of anti-immigrant sentiment in Canada and abroad, Ottawa is hoping its new online initiative can spark a constructive conversation on immigration that is based on facts […]

(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 […]