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Truckers, sewage and Friends in China
Freedom Convoy protesters driving from British Columbia to Ottawa
Podcasts

Truckers, sewage and Friends in China

Why has Canada declared a national emergency? What can we do to clean up Britain’s rivers? And what did Ross and Rachel do to upset Beijing?
18 Feb 2022
The Canada trucker protests explained
Freedom Convoy protesters driving from British Columbia to Ottawa
Getting to grips with . . .

The Canada trucker protests explained

Ottawa police chief describes ‘siege’ mentality as thousands join Covid restriction protests
7 Feb 2022
Covid-19 face mask stand-off splits postal bosses and workers
A production line manufacturing N95 masks
The latest on . . .

Covid-19 face mask stand-off splits postal bosses and workers

Canada Post reconsidering ban on staff wearing N95 masks following outcry
24 Jan 2022
Does the Anglosphere exist?
Joe Biden announces Aukus pact
Getting to grips with . . .

Does the Anglosphere exist?

Do the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States share more than a language?
20 Jan 2022
What caused the devastating Pacific north-west flooding?
Flooding in British Columbia
In Depth

What caused the devastating Pacific north-west flooding?

Vancouver cut off from rest of Canada as heavy rainfall triggers deadly landslides
18 Nov 2021
Woman diagnosed with ‘climate change’
Humber Bay Arch Bridge in Toronto
Stranger than fiction

Woman diagnosed with ‘climate change’

Doctor links world-first case to deadly heatwaves and wildfires
11 Nov 2021
‘The Booker Prize went to the safe choice’
Booker Prize winner Damon Galgut
Instant Opinion

‘The Booker Prize went to the safe choice’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
4 Nov 2021

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Woman creates ‘anti-vaxx graveyard’ for Halloween
A headstone reading 'Believed it was on the Flu'
Tall Tales

Woman creates ‘anti-vaxx graveyard’ for Halloween

And other stories from the stranger side of life
12 Oct 2021
Canadian Conservatives ‘learning from Johnson’ to defeat Trudeau
Canadian Conservative leader Erin O’Toole
Behind the scenes

Canadian Conservatives ‘learning from Johnson’ to defeat Trudeau

Erin O’Toole drafts in architects of UK PM’s 2019 win as battle with Liberals goes to the wire
14 Sep 2021
‘Labour’s track record on dealing with racism falls wildly short’
Keir Starmer
Instant Opinion

‘Labour’s track record on dealing with racism falls wildly short’

Your digest of analysis and commentary from the British and international press
20 Aug 2021
Why Canada’s Trudeau has called a snap election
Justin Trudeau
In Depth

Why Canada’s Trudeau has called a snap election

The leader is ‘gambling’ that his Covid record will convince voters to hand him a majority
16 Aug 2021
First Nation graves discoveries turn spotlight on Canada’s colonial past
First Nation Canadians gather for a vigil on the site of a burial site in Saskatchewan
In Depth

First Nation graves discoveries turn spotlight on Canada’s colonial past

Human remains unearthed at former residential school in British Columbia adds to growing tally found across the country
2 Jul 2021
Instant Opinion: ‘Covid Liberation Day is coming’
Covid-19
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘Covid Liberation Day is coming’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 3 December
3 Dec 2020
Phrasebook helped English converse with Welsh ‘peasants’
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In Brief

Phrasebook helped English converse with Welsh ‘peasants’

And other stories from the stranger side of life
24 Nov 2020
Coronavirus: how Arctic Canada kept Covid-19 at bay
The town of Iqaluit in Nunavit, northern Canada
In Brief

Coronavirus: how Arctic Canada kept Covid-19 at bay

The province of Nunavuk has recorded no community transmission of coronavirus
27 Oct 2020
Canada shootings: what we know so far
Nova Scotia shootings
In Brief

Canada shootings: what we know so far

Gunman dresses as policeman and kills at least 16 in Nova Scotia
20 Apr 2020
Why Harry and Meghan are ditching Canada for California
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
In Brief

Why Harry and Meghan are ditching Canada for California

Couple flee across border ahead of coronavirus lockdown in ‘Megxit part two’
30 Mar 2020
Canada moves to ban gay conversion therapy
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In Brief

Canada moves to ban gay conversion therapy

Justin Trudeau’s government says the treatment has no basis in science
10 Mar 2020
Inside Mille Fleurs: Meghan and Harry’s new home
Mille Fleurs, the current home of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. (Photo by MARK GOODNOW/AFP via Getty Images)
In Depth

Inside Mille Fleurs: Meghan and Harry’s new home

Duke and Duchess of Sussex moved into the Vancouver Island mansion with baby son Archie in November
2 Mar 2020
Why protesters are bringing Canada to a halt
Canada protests
In Depth

Why protesters are bringing Canada to a halt

Demonstrators are crippling road, rail and sea links in solidarity with First Nations leaders attempting to block a gas pipeline
27 Feb 2020
Chill out on holiday at these three ice hotels
Hotel de Glace
In Brief

Chill out on holiday at these three ice hotels

Ice hotels are some of the coolest places to spend the winter
17 Feb 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘Darkness where the future should be’
 A total solar eclipse plunges northern Australia into darkness for just over two minutes
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘Darkness where the future should be’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 24 January
24 Jan 2020
Could Prince Harry become king of Canada?
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry at Trooping the Colour 2018
In Depth

Could Prince Harry become king of Canada?

Loopholes in Canadian law mean Duke and Duchess of Sussex could be crowned
15 Jan 2020
Queen gives Harry and Meghan her blessing - reaction
The Queen
In Brief

Queen gives Harry and Meghan her blessing - reaction

Period of transition agreed as couple seek to step back a senior royals
14 Jan 2020
How Pokemon Go caused chaos for the Canadian military
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In Brief

How Pokemon Go caused chaos for the Canadian military

Officers at army bases tasked with playing the game following influx of civilian fans
2 Jan 2020
Is independence on the horizon for Quebec?
Bloc Quebecois, Canada
In Depth

Is independence on the horizon for Quebec?

French-speaking territory elects an outspoken separatist party but the appetite for independence remains low. Why?
25 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Boris will ‘lose the Brexit war’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Boris will ‘lose the Brexit war’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 22 October
22 Oct 2019
Justin Trudeau wins election - but not a majority
Canada election, Justin Trudeau, Andrew Scheer, Jagmeet Singh
In Brief

Justin Trudeau wins election - but not a majority

Canada’s Liberals set for minority government after PM damaged by brownface photos
22 Oct 2019
Canada election 2019: who will win on Monday?
Canada flag
In Depth

Canada election 2019: who will win on Monday?

PM Justin Trudeau faces uphill battle to secure a second term in office as polling day looms
18 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Brexiteers would be ‘stupid’ to reject deal
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Brexiteers would be ‘stupid’ to reject deal

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 18 October
18 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Uefa ‘must not fail’ black footballers
England Bulgaria, Marcus Rashford, Racism
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Uefa ‘must not fail’ black footballers

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 16 October
16 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Trudeau is ‘unfit to govern’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Trudeau is ‘unfit to govern’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 23 September
23 Sep 2019
Five Eyes: the spy scandal spooking Western powers
Eye, Five Eyes
In Depth

Five Eyes: the spy scandal spooking Western powers

Top Canadian intelligence official accused of stealing classified data
18 Sep 2019
Instant Opinion: Elizabeth Warren on the ‘up, up, up’
Elizabeth Warren
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Elizabeth Warren on the ‘up, up, up’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 13 September
13 Sep 2019
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