RCMP say they cleared their backlog of complaints – but not before the death of some of the complainants

After years of criticism, the RCMP now say they have cleared their backlog of public complaints and are in the process of implementing their watchdog’s recommendations, but some of the complainants are no longer alive to see the results. . The Civilian Review and Complaints Commission against the RCMP (CPAB) is called upon hundreds of times a year to investigate […]

Canadian Blood Services faces ‘immediate’ need for blood donors with thousands of open spaces

Canadian Blood Services says there is an immediate need for blood donors this holiday season, with thousands of donation appointments open across the country, including in Ontario. About 5,600 appointments in Ontario must be booked by Jan. 15, a spokesperson for the organization said in an email to CBC News. “The holiday season is a difficult time to collect blood,” […]

En son aşırı soğuk uyarıları, iklim değişikliğinin etkileriyle karşı karşıya kalan British Columbia çiftçilerine bir başka darbe oldu.

Britanya Kolombiyası’ndaki çiftçiler, eyaletteki bir yıllık doğal afetlerin ardından soğuk ve rekor kıran kar yağışı geçim kaynaklarını etkilediği için baş etmek için ellerinden geleni yapıyorlar. Kanada’nın çevresi güçlü hava uyarıları yayınladı Çoğu Britanya Kolumbiyası Salı günü, ilin tarihi soğukluğunun muhtemelen hafta sonuna kadar devam edeceğini söyledi: Bu uyarılar, tanık olduğumuz il için inişli çıkışlı bir yılın sonunda. Ölümcül ısı dalgaları […]

Canadian company makes better box of braille chocolates

The decision by a Canadian chocolate maker to produce packaging for the blind and visually impaired is one of many campaigns launched this year by companies trying to make their products more accessible to people with disabilities. Purdys Chcolatier created a box of chocolates for the Christmas holidays with both a braille label and a braille caption for the chocolates […]

Uma onda de veículos elétricos está vindo em nossa direção. Nós estamos prontos?

Os veículos elétricos representam uma porcentagem muito pequena dos veículos nas estradas em Alberta, mas isso vai mudar. O aumento da popularidade está chegando, esteja sua cidade ou não – ou o governo provincial – totalmente preparado. Muitos dos principais fabricantes de automóveis têm planos de mudar significativamente para os elétricos, incluindo a General Motors, que afirma que só fabricará […]

Public Safety Minister asks Twitter Canada to respond to “abusive” tweet to CMA President

Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino asks Twitter Canada to send a tweet sent to the President of the Canadian Medical Association, Dr. Katharine Smart, saying the tweet “poses risks to the health and safety of people. health workers ”. His letter, addressed to Twitter Canada CEO Paul Burns, concerns a tweet sent to Smart on December 22 from an account […]

Coronavirus: What’s Happening in Canada and Around the World Tuesday

The last: COVID-19 cases continued to rise in Quebec on Tuesday, as health officials reported 12,833 new cases – a single-day high – and 15 more deaths. Due to increasing pressure on the province’s healthcare system, Health Minister Christian Dubé announced on Tuesday that healthcare workers, under certain circumstances, will be allowed to continue working even if they receive a […]