His election defeat means Trump's comments on exchanging Meng for trade concessions are no longer a valid argument against her arrest, Canada's Attorney-General argues.
In G7 conference today, UK PM Johnson to call for COVAX Facility funding boost to help vaccination in poorer countries. Blocked from receiving US vaccines and facing interruptions from European facilities, Canada has ordered 1.9M doses from COVAX by summer.
Overwhelmingly, Canadians believe Ottawa's inability to get vaccines is the cause of slow vaccination roll-out across Canada.
NDP leader Singh: federal government must ready Canadian Armed Forces to assist vaccination campaign, Canada must re-establish domestic vaccine production capacity.
Federal advisory committee is recommending essential workers, racialized people be added to the second stage of provincial vaccination campaign, expected to start sometime this spring.
After 326 pork plant workers infect and one killed by COVID-19, and on day UFCW union pickets the plant, owner declares Red Deer Oyrmel plant unsafe and temporarily closes.
Newfoundland and Labrador has 44 new cases of COVID-19, all of which are under investigation, says the province's chief medical officer of health.
Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, at the Wednesday afternoon coronavirus briefing, said 42 of the new cases are in the Eastern Health region, and 14 of them are people under 20 years old.
Liberals say they will soon table a long-promised bill offering a buy-back to owners of certain assault rifles, who may also keep them under stricter conditions. Trudeau's promised handgun ban bill still unfulfilled.
Liberals announce details of long-awaited quarantine plan for air travels, border controls will go into effect on Feb 22.
Controversial iron mine expansion on Baffin Island secures court injunction to force end to blockade by local hunters protesting lack of input to environmental assessment.