Several people caught in avalanche near Pemberton, emergency crews responding – BC | The Canadian News

Emergency crews were called to Pemberton on Saturday, after several people were caught in an avalanche near the mountain community. BC Emergency Health Services said it wasn’t immediately clear how many people were swept up by the slide. Pemberton Search and Rescue has been deployed, BCEHS said. The ambulance service deployed four ambulances, a support […]

Silence is golden? Olympic athletes’ freedom of speech mutated by Games organizers

– Advertisement – Helen Jefferson Lenskyj, University of Toronto and MacIntosh Ross, Western University https://narrations.ad-auris.com/widget/the-conversation-canada/silence-is-golden-olympic-athletes–freedom-of-speech-muted-by-games-organizers Beyond the Olympic’s facade of glitz, glamor and gold there’s a glaring and controversial regulation — the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Rule 50. Rule 50 prohibits athletes from demonstrating during competition or on the podium. Two years ago, IOC member […]

Has the time come to deconfine Quebec?

Is it time to put micromanagement and conflicting directives behind us? Two years into the pandemic, the question is becoming more relevant than ever. Public Health manages the type of exercise that can be practiced without a mask in a gym. For example, it is mandatory for the dumbbells, and optional on the treadmill. It […]

LIVE | Developments on COVID-19

Whether in Quebec or elsewhere on the planet, the COVID-19 pandemic has turned our lives upside down for nearly two years. Here you will find all the news throughout the day related to this crisis which is affecting the population, governments and the economy. LAST REPORT 11:15 a.m. PLANETARY Case: 393 912 824 Dead: 5,736,283 […]

Les familles de Kim Boutin et de Jordan Pierre-Gilles satisfaites des qualifications

Il est tout juste 6 h à Sherbrooke, mais plus d’une vingtaine de personnes applaudissent et encouragent chaleureusement devant les écrans qui diffusent les premières performances de Kim Boutin et de Jordan Pierre-Gilles. Des supporteurs des athlètes sherbrookois se réjouissent des résultats obtenus lors de la première journée de compétition. Photo : Radio-Canada Il est 19 h à Pékin […]

La protestation contre le meurtre d’Amir Locke par la police attire des centaines de personnes à Minneapolis

Partout à Minneapolis, le sentiment de déjà-vu était palpable. Trois jours après qu’un officier de police de Minneapolis ait abattu Amir Locke, 22 ans, alors qu’il exécutait un mandat de perquisition sans rapport, la ville s’est de nouveau retrouvée embourbée dans une conversation amère sur la race, la police et les mandats d’interdiction de frappe. […]

La reine veut que Camilla assume le titre de “reine consort” lorsque le prince Charles deviendra roi

La reine Elizabeth II de Grande-Bretagne, à gauche, s’entretient avec des membres de la West Norfolk Befriending Society lors d’une réception pour célébrer le début du jubilé de platine, à Sandringham House, sa résidence de Norfolk, à Sandringham, en Angleterre, le samedi 5 février 2022.Joe Giddens/Associated Press La reine Elizabeth a annoncé qu’elle aimerait que […]

University students donate supplies for homeless youths Kingston, Ont. -Kingston | The Canadian News

Students from Queen’s University and the Royal Military College are providing essentials for youths experiencing homelessness in Kingston, Ont. through a knapsack and supplies program. Queen’s University student Celina Lovisotto and her team at Bags of Promise made their first delivery of supplies to the Kingston Youth Shelter on Saturday. Readmore: Kingston’s Youth Services Hub […]

Convoy protest movement spreads across the country

Breadcrumb Trail Links News National “These occupants are dangerous. They have trucks. There are rumors that they have weapons. Publication date: February 05, 2022 • 4 minutes ago • 2 minutes of reading MONTREAL, QUE.: FEBRUARY 5, 2022 — Demonstrators carried signs on Grande Allee next to the Quebec National Assembly during a massive protest […]

Les manifestants se rassemblent en réaction à la fusillade mortelle d’Amir Locke par la police de Minneapolis

Des centaines de personnes sont descendues dans les rues du centre-ville de Minneapolis samedi après-midi, beaucoup portant des pancartes indiquant «Black Lives Matter» et «Frey Lied, Amir est mort», quelques jours après qu’Amir Locke a été abattu par une équipe SWAT de la police de Minneapolis exécutant un mandat d’interdiction de frappe sur au nom […]

Protesters for and against COVID-19 restrictions gather outside Saskatchewan Legislature | The Canadian News

Protestors for and against COVID-19 health measures filled Albert Street, adjacent to the Saskatchewan Legislative Building, on Saturday. A trucker convoy arrived outside the legislature later in the afternoon with plans to stay until all provincial mandates are lifted, according to a social media post. Regina police said the public should expect to see police […]

COVID-19: Thousands take part in trucker convoy protest in Quebec City – Montreal | The Canadian News

Several thousand demonstrators taking part in the trucker convoy gathered outside Quebec’s National Assembly in protest of COVID-19 vaccine mandates and other public-health measures on Saturday as similar demonstrations took place across the country. Dozens of trucks were parked outside the legislature with some touting signs depicting Premier François Legault as former North Korean leader […]