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Canada's business community has mobilized in recent weeks to call on the government to adopt a more aggressive, engaged approach with respect to the biggest trade negotiations on the planet - the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement. The TPP involves 12 countries including the United States, Australia, Mexico, Malaysia, Singapore, New Zealand, Vietnam, Brunei, Japan, Peru, and Chile. My weekly technology law column (Toronto Star version, homepa...
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The Conservative government says it now has the power to revoke the citizenship of some Canadians convicted of terrorism, treason or espionage.
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Raising a child from birth all the way to adulthood is not only a great challenge physically and emotionally, it is also quite pricey. Many publications ha
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The NSA and its partners developed a top-secret method to infect smartphones with spyware through Google and Samsung app servers, Snowden documents reveal.
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A recently retired Fisheries and Oceans Canada biologist says the muzzling of government scientists is worse than anyone can imagine.
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«Top News. UPDATE 2-Guatemala arrests central bank chief, 14 others, in bribery probe. Wed May 20, 2015 5:48pm EDT. (Adds total arrests 15, investigator's quote). By Sofia Menchu. GUATEMALA CITY, May 20 (Reuters) - Guatemala's central bank governor was arrested on Wednesday in a bribery probe ...
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By reappointing prison ombudsman Howard Sapers to just a one-year-term, the prime minister has once again struck a blow to accountability.
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The three-day conference included current or former spy chiefs from seven countries, including the U.S. and U.K., plus academics and journalists.
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