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International, Politics

Trudeau discusses gun law reforms and China with New Zealand PM

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his New Zealand counterpart discussed gun law reforms implemented by the government of Jacinda Ardern following the deadly Christchurch mosque shootings last March, according to a readout of their phone conversation released by the Prime »

International, Politics, Society

Do media need to scale down coverage of mass murders?

Whenever a tragedy of such horrific proportions occurs as the recent New Zealand killings, the media flock to the site and begin massive coverage. The New Zealand murders is no exception except the Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, says she won’t »


New Zealand shooting: Canada’s largest city to hold vigil for victims

Toronto’s mayor sent the image in a tweet early this morning Eastern Time, adding “The Toronto sign in front of City Hall has been dimmed today to mourn the victims of this vicious terror attack in #Christchurch.” Toronto’s famous CN »

Economy, International, Internet, Science & Technology, Politics

Canada, U.S, Five Eyes: security concerns about China

As Canada seeks to develop its 5G cyber network, international concerns are being raised about the security of its infrastructure. The so-called “Five Eyes”, Canada, the U.S., the U.K, Australia, and New Zealand is an international surveillance, security, and information »

International, Society

Canadian warship deploys to help quake-ravaged New Zealand

Canada has deployed a navy frigate to assist with the rescue efforts to help people cut off by Monday’s devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in New Zealand. HMCS Vancouver, which is based at CFB Esquimalt on Vancouver Island, was already on its way to »