Fredrik Egeland's articles

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EDMONTON—Alberta Premier Jason Kenney slammed the federal authorities’s border management measures and stated his province could be taking a look at imposing quarantines on guests, in addition to monitoring them through smart cellphone apps so as to defend towards a potential second wave of coronavirus. “This is not a violation of civil liberties,” Kenney burdened […]
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MONTREAL—A Quebec man concerned in an alleged assault that left a security guard severely injured and that police initially described as a type of COVID-19 highway rage was granted bail on Wednesday. The Crown didn’t oppose Nacime Kouddar’s launch, which got here after his arraignment on 4 counts Monday: legal negligence inflicting bodily hurt, assault […]
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OTTAWA—The Trudeau government says 23 Canadians have been being held at federal quarantine websites because the week started to stop the unfold of COVID-19. The newly launched determine, probably the most present accessible, offers a glimpse into how the federal government is utilizing its appreciable powers beneath the Quarantine Act in an effort to include […]
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OTTAWA—Canada’s deputy minister of foreign affairs has examined positive for COVID-19. Marta Morgan has been the highest official within the division for just below a 12 months, after main the Immigration Department, and is the primary lady to carry the job. Minister François-Philippe Champagne shared the prognosis on Twitter. He wished Morgan a full and […]
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OTTAWA—The federal authorities fast-tracked the Canadian citizenship course of for a University of Manitoba professor, citing an “urgent need” to facilitate his deliberate analysis on COVID-19. Adolf Ng, whose focus is on supply chain logistics, turned a Canadian citizen in a rare on-line ceremony final Wednesday. Ng had been scheduled to put in writing the […]
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OTTAWA—Battles are brewing in some cities over use of more and more restricted public house, as native governments wrestle with whether to give more room for pedestrians to spread out. The Public Health Agency of Canada says on its web site that taking a stroll outdoors is a low-risk exercise for wholesome folks — no […]
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REGINA—Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe says there’s a kernel of excellent information within the province’s newest COVID-19 figures. Saskatchewan reported 4 new cases on Monday for a complete of 253. Four folks have been in hospital and two of these sufferers have been in intensive care. So far, three folks have died. Moe mentioned the province […]
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MONTREAL—When a Quebec couple not too long ago travelled to the far reaches of Yukon in a bid to escape the novel coronavirus, solely to be turned away, it appeared a textbook case of pandemic-generated panic. But whereas it was an excessive instance, consultants say the every day assault of details about COVID-19 can distort […]
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Jeff Cummings plans to start the week with a recorded video convention, together with a PowerPoint presentation, after which assign his students a case research or some type of evaluation. He’ll proceed to join with them online during the week as they full their assignments. The Grade 12 instructor had a sense earlier than the […]
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The second anniversary of a devastating Saskatchewan bus crash can be a quiet one for the still-mourning families because the COVID-19 disaster holds the nation in its grip. Sixteen individuals died and 13 had been injured after a transport truck barrelled by way of a cease signal and into the trail of the bus carrying […]
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ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—The premier of Newfoundland and Labrador confirmed Saturday he had removed a member of his cabinet after the minister revealed she had been served with a warrant alleging a breach of belief involving cabinet secrets and techniques. “The warrant, as described to me by the minister, was about cabinet confidences,” Premier Dwight Ball […]
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One of Canada’s strongest progressive voices has been silenced. Mel Watkins, a political economist who helped form left-wing discourse on this nation for more than 5 many years, died this previous week at the age of 87, his household confirmed. Politicians, union leaders and economists remembered Watkins as “a great intellectual leader,” “passionate” and “funny.” […]