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Bombardier sells train-making division to French multinational Alstom
Bombardier sells train-making division to French multinational Alstom

Bombardier Inc. has reached a deal to sell its rail-building unit to French train giant Alstom SA, which executives say will bring an end to a frantic period that saw the Quebec company sell off several key assets in order to deal with crippling debt.

Rail blockades could affect vote to change citizenship oath: Conservative critic
Rail blockades could affect vote to change citizenship oath: Conservative critic

Blockades by Indigenous protesters will make it harder for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government to adopt planned legislation to add respect for First Nations treaties to Canada's citizenship oath, says Conservative immigration critic Peter Kent.

Federal government requests extension before tabling new assisted dying law
Federal government requests extension before tabling new assisted dying law

The federal government is asking for an extension on a looming court deadline requiring it to update the country's medical assistance in dying (MAID) law.

Dwight Ball stepping down as Newfoundland and Labrador premier
Dwight Ball stepping down as Newfoundland and Labrador premier

Dwight Ball is stepping down as premier of Newfoundland and Labrador after months of scandals have besieged the House of Assembly.

Government further revises train regulations, speed limits, for dangerous goods on Canadian railways
Government further revises train regulations, speed limits, for dangerous goods on Canadian railways

A federal order for trains carrying dangerous goods to slow down after two fiery crashes near Guernsey, Sask., has been further revised by Transport Minister Marc Garneau. 

Bombardier sells train-making division to French multinational Alstom
Bombardier sells train-making division to French multinational Alstom

Bombardier Inc. has sold its rail-building unit to French train giant Alstom SA, marking its exit from the rail business.

Meeting now underway between Trudeau and cabinet ministers to discuss cross-country protests
Meeting now underway between Trudeau and cabinet ministers to discuss cross-country protests

Bombardier in talks to sell train-making division to French multinational Alstom
Bombardier in talks to sell train-making division to French multinational Alstom

Bombardier Inc. is negotiating a preliminary deal to sell its transportation division to Paris-based Alstom SA, reportedly for $7 billion US.

Quebec couple quarantined on cruise ship say Ottawa's reaction to coronavirus 'too little too late'
Quebec couple quarantined on cruise ship say Ottawa's reaction to coronavirus 'too little too late'

Manon Trudel and Julien Bergeron have been stuck in their windowless interior cabin for almost two weeks. On Saturday, the Canadian government announced it was sending a chartered plane to repatriate Canadians passengers.

'He don't look like my baby': 2 more infants switched at birth in Newfoundland in same year, same hospital
'He don't look like my baby': 2 more infants switched at birth in Newfoundland in same year, same hospital

Muriel and Cecil Stringer of Hodge's Cove were handed the wrong baby boy in 1962 at Walwyn Cottage Hospital — but noticed the mix-up almost immediately. It's the second case of babies switched at birth at the facility in the 1960s.

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Get informed on the top stories of the day in 1 quick scan

China may postpone annual congress because of coronavirus
China may postpone annual congress because of coronavirus

China says it may postpone its annual congress in March, its biggest political meeting of the year, because of the virus outbreak.