Politics

Public appearance is critical for politicians to help sell themselves and political messages, said Blake Lambert, a Humber political science professor....

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TED begins its largest conference yet

February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Compiled by Kaite Boivin Almost at year after TED set out on a global talent search for new speakers, its largest annual conference begins today. The five-day conference follows a shortened TEDx style with four...

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Shumu Haque Two men died in Bangladesh hospitals Thursday after succumbing to injuries from attacks by Bangladesh Chhatra Shibir (Shibir), the student wing of fundamentalist political party Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh,  the Daily Star, a Bangladeshi newspaper...

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Bangladeshi protest grows over war crime verdict

February 7, 2013 | 1 Comments

[SlideDeck2 id=20843 iframe = “1”] Shumu Haque The current verdict on a series of war crime tribunals has brought the nation together in an unprecedented politically neutral platform, Bangladeshi social activists say. “The spark of...

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Senator Brazeau ousted from Conservative caucus

February 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Senator Patrick Brazeau was kicked out of the Conservative caucus after he was arrested in a domestic abuse case, CTV reported Thursday. Brazeau remains a senator  but was released from his duty in the caucus...

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Complied by Tashae Haughton Britain’s future Bank of England Governor Mark Carney testified in front of British Parliament today to explain his plans when he takes over for the current governor Sir Mervyn King on...

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Videography by Stephen Donkers Olivia Chow was scrummed after giving a talk at York University, Thursday. “It’s never too late for a better city,” said Chow when asked about whether the damage to the city’s...

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  By Kate McCullough The torch was officially passed to Kathleen Wynne Thursday morning as she was named Ontario’s premier-designate. “It is a great honour and pleasure to be here. I am just here to...

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Tuesday’s meeting between Quebec Premier Pauline Marois and leader of the Scottish National Party, Alex Salmond, in Edinburgh, is a ceremonial one, said an expert on Canadian political parties and leaders. ...

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Wynne emerges as Canada’s sixth female premier

January 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kathleen Wynne got right down to business Tuesday after meeting with her Liberal caucus at Queen’s Park....

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