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Montreal protesters rally in solidarity with Haiti demonstrations

Montrealers gathered Saturday to protest in front of the Liberals campaign office in Park-Extension demanding the federal government condemn and reje...

Montreal protesters rally in solidarity with Haiti demonstrations

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Iraq: Anti-government protesters hold largest rally since demonstrations began Hundreds of thousands took to the streets to demand an overhaul of Iraq's political system. Protesters also took aim at Iran's influence, with Iraq's...
01:20, 2019-11-02

Hong Kong protesters plan rally to show solidarity with Catalan demonstrators The protests in Catalonia share some noticeable comparisons with the demonstrations in Hong Kong, where millions have taken to the streets for five m...
06:08, 2019-10-24

Hong Kong at a standstill as protesters move demonstrations to universities Life in this city of 7.5 million has been under strain as thousands of commuters were unable to make it to work and the government appealed on Thursd...
14:48, 2019-11-14

Yellow vest protesters stage new demonstrations in France for anniversary Authorities said about 28,000 people marched across France on Saturday, including 4,700 in Paris. Yellow vest activists said there were 44,000....
14:52, 2019-11-17

Haiti: Thousands rally against president, clash with police Thousands of protesters have marched through the Haitian capital in one of the largest rallies in an ongoing push to oust President Jovenel Moise. At...
03:48, 2019-10-05

Yellow vest protesters, police clash in Paris on 1st anniversary of demonstrations The so-called Yellow Vest protests erupted in mid-November 2018 originally over fuel price hikes and the high cost of living but spiraled into a broa...
17:08, 2019-11-16

Iraqi police fire at protesters during deadly anti-government demonstrations At least 20 people have been killed and hundreds more injured in protests across Iraq, as citizens took to the streets to renew their demands for a c...
20:36, 2019-10-25

Protesters march in Hong Kong in defiance of police ban in 9th week of demonstrations Protesters marched in two Hong Kong neighbourhoods Saturday in defiance of a ban by police who have clashed repeatedly with government critics....
15:36, 2019-08-10

Yellow Vest protesters get topless in France as angry demonstrations mark May Day MAY Day is being celebrated in Britain – but France has seen huge Yellow Vest protests including topless demonstrations taking place....
18:44, 2019-05-01

Riot police clash with Hong Kong protesters as demonstrations turn violent Tens of thousands of demonstrators clashed with Hong Kong police Saturday, protesting an attack by gang members on pro-democracy supporters last week...
01:12, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police fire tear gas into crowds of protesters after weeks of demonstrations Protesters wearing black streamed through Yuen Long, even though police refused to grant permission for the march....
15:04, 2019-07-27

Strike paralyzes Haiti, protesters demand president’s ouster PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Opposition leaders in Haiti have launched a two-day strike that has paralyzed the country’s capital as protesters ...
21:00, 2019-06-10

Two deaths as protesters burn tires, block roads in Haiti PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Protesters denouncing corruption blocked roads and paralyzed much of Haiti’s capital Sunday as they demanded the removal of P...
18:52, 2019-06-10

Protesters take over RBC at Halifax mall in solidarity with B.C. First Nation chiefs The protest at Halifax Shopping Centre began at 1 p.m. above the mall’s food court, then made its way to the Royal Bank of Canada....
22:48, 2020-02-01

Haiti's president warns of humanitarian crisis as protesters demand resignation Jovenel Moise has urged the international community to step in and prevent a "humanitarian crisis" erupting in the Caribbean island nation. Meanwhile...
03:28, 2019-11-18

Anti-corruption protesters, burn tires, block roads in Haiti PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Thousands of protesters denouncing corruption have paralyzed much of the Haitian capital as they demand the removal of P...
19:28, 2019-06-09

Haiti: Anti-corruption protesters burn tires, block roads Thousands of demonstrators denouncing corruption have called for the resignation of President Jovenel Moise in further protests over alleged misuse o...
01:04, 2019-06-10

Haiti protesters clash with police hours after journalist shot dead Killing of Néhémie Joseph throws fresh fuel on crisis as protesters demand Jovenel Moïse’s resignationHaitian protesters have clashed with police in ...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Wet’suwet’en solidarity protesters demonstrate at Carolyn Bennett’s office Last week, the RCMP began enforcing an injunction on Wet'suwet'en territory, and concluded the operation Monday after making 21 arrests....
02:00, 2020-02-12

Lebanese protesters staged an impromptu performance of 'Baby Shark' to comfort a toddler who got stuck in traffic from the demonstrations Eliane Jabbour/Facebook Lebanese mother Eliane Jabbour got caught in a crowd of protesters while driving with her son south of Beirut on Saturday. Ja...
16:48, 2019-10-22

Video evidence appears to show Iranian security forces 'shooting to kill' protesters after demonstrations broke out, UN says Reuters Iranian security forces have shot at protesters from helicopters and a rooftop and have aimed at peoples' heads in using "severe violence" to...
02:40, 2019-12-07

About 30 climate protesters arrested in downtown Montreal Police gradually had to block off lanes on the bridge before shutting it completely 90 minutes after the protest began....
04:44, 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg leads 500,000 people at Montreal climate rally In the Fridays for Movement weekly protest, the Canadian city of Montreal led the way, with half a million children and adults taking part. Millions ...
00:56, 2019-09-28

3 are dead after Chilean protesters staged violent demonstrations over a subway fare hike, burning buildings and bringing the country's capital to a standstill Reuters/Ivan Alvarado Chile has been engulfed in protests for the last week since the country's government proposed raising fare costs for public tra...
21:04, 2019-10-20

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam bans protesters from wearing face masks in dramatic move to stop anti-government demonstrations Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has banned protesters wearing face masks in a dramatic move to quell anti-government protests....
10:08, 2019-10-04

Climate protesters take to downtown Montreal after shutting down Jacques Cartier Bridge Police gradually had to block off lanes on the bridge before shutting it completely 90 minutes after the protest began....
02:16, 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg leads tens of thousands of protesters at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
20:16, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg leads hundreds of thousands of protesters at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally drew hundreds of thousands of protesters in the fight against climate change....
22:00, 2019-09-27

Haiti 10 years later: What happened to the billions pledged to help the people of Haiti? In the month following the earthquake, Canadians donated $220 million to eligible organizations, which was matched by the federal government. From 20...
19:20, 2020-01-20

Protesters rally after Lebanon’s top candidate for PM withdraws Lebanon's political troubles deepened further after the withdrawal of a top candidate for prime minister narrowed the chances of creating a governmen...
00:08, 2019-11-18

The Latest: Trump protesters rally at Orlando gay bar ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on planned protests of President Trump’s reelection announcement in Florida (all times local): 12:45 p.m. The h...
11:16, 2019-06-19

Protesters against German neo-Nazi rally gather in Kassel Thousands of people came into Kassel to start a counter-protest against a planned demonstration by a neo-Nazi party. The rally comes several weeks af...
15:08, 2019-07-20

Russia: Protesters defy ban on opposition rally in Moscow Thousands of demonstrators are expected to turn out in support of opposition candidates for Moscow's city council election. The rally follows the arr...
14:00, 2019-07-27

Protesters in Lebanon rally for embattled President Aoun While earlier protests have called for President Michel Aoun to step down, Sunday's demonstrators came out to show support. The country had seen a re...
14:40, 2019-11-03

Protesters in Hong Kong rally for Catalan independence Most banners called for Catalan freedom or denounced perceived police brutality in clashes with Hong Kong protesters over five months of unrest....
18:16, 2019-10-24

'It should be illegal': protesters call for end to abortion at Washington rally Protesters out in numbers for annual March for Life, at a time when US reproductive rights are under serious threatAmerica’s largest annual anti-abor...
23:32, 2020-01-24

Protesters and Politicians Rally to Protect Berlin’s Clubs Nightclubs have a unique role in the city’s culture and economy. But real estate investors and infrastructure projects have put many venues at risk....
18:00, 2020-01-24

Climate protesters rally as Europe votes on parliament BERLIN — Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action agai...
22:04, 2019-05-24

Trump protesters rally at gay bar blocks from arena speech ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Opponents of President Donald Trump’s reelection announcement in Florida are launching their protests at a nearby gay bar ...
07:28, 2019-06-18

Thousands rally to demand release of protesters in Moscow MOSCOW – More than 20,000 Russians took to the streets of Moscow on Sunday to demand the release of protesters jailed over the summer in what o...
19:36, 2019-09-30

Hong Kong extradition law: protesters rally outside government offices Citywide shutdown expected on Wednesday as hundreds of businesses call for a boycottHundreds of demonstrators have rallied outside government offices...
23:12, 2019-06-11

Protesters rally against Line 3 pipeline at Enbridge office in Minnesota Dozens of people rallied outside a Minnesota office of Enbridge to protest the company's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement....
00:28, 2019-08-20

Hundreds attend Toronto rally in support of Iraqi protesters Attendees said the event was aimed at raising awareness of the protests that have been happening in Iraq since Oct. 1....
23:28, 2019-11-23

Hong Kong protesters open 2020 with a pro-democracy rally Thousands marched through Hong Kong as protest leaders pledged to keep fighting for their demands in the new year. Police and demonstrators had clash...
11:16, 2020-01-01

Taiwan: Rival protesters rally ahead of January polls Mass protests have taken place in southern Taiwan ahead of elections seen as centering on relations with mainland China. Many fear a loss of the isla...
17:36, 2019-12-21

Virginia: thousands of armed protesters rally against gun control bills Guns rights activists gathered at crowded but calm event in response to strict laws pledged by state’s DemocratsTens of thousands of armed gun rights...
22:16, 2020-01-20

Hong Kong police clash with protesters after Uighur rally Police pepper-spray demonstrators after peaceful protest in support of UighursHong Kong riot police pepper-sprayed protesters to disperse crowds in t...
12:56, 2019-12-22

Hong Kong protesters rally in luxury shopping area Hong Kong’s summer of protests continued Sunday as demonstrators occupied various neighborhoods and a high-end shopping area before being pushed back...
07:48, 2019-08-05

Pro-Immigrant Protesters Interrupt A Trump Rally And All He Can Say Is 'Democrat Mayor!' Pro-immigrant protesters interrupted Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Thursday night while the president questioned the party aff...
04:32, 2019-08-02

COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally Thousands of people marched in Madrid to demand immediate action to protect the planet. World leaders are meeting nearby, but experts called their pl...
21:12, 2019-12-06

Germany: Protesters rally in Erfurt, denouncing political pacts with far right Thuringia's controversial election pact and Dresden's day of remembrance have stirred memories of Germany's Nazi past. Busloads of protesters have ar...
16:12, 2020-02-15

Hong Kong protesters rally against China's Uighur crackdown Many Hong Kongers are watching with fear the scale of China's crackdown in Xinjiang. A protest in support of Uighurs was violently put down by riot p...
13:00, 2019-12-22

Protesters rally outside White House against Turkey’s actions in Syria Trump has said he does not approve of Turkey's incursion, and his administration said the attack was causing "great harm" in relations between Washin...
02:00, 2019-10-13

Hong Kong divided as protesters rally for democracy, China The dueling demonstrations highlighted the political divide in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
17:00, 2019-08-17

Russian police arrest protesters at Moscow opposition rally Thousands of protesters have urged the electoral commission to reinstate independent candidates for elections in September. One candidate said author...
22:04, 2019-07-14

Kelowna protesters join countrywide Extinction Rebellion rally Protesters in Kelowna joined in with the countrywide Extinction Rebellion on Monday evening....
07:56, 2019-10-08

Hong Kong braces for second mass rally as protesters keep pressure on Carrie Lam Chief executive’s suspension of work on extraditions bill rejected by protest leaders as not enoughHong Kong is bracing for another mass rally on Sun...
03:20, 2019-06-16

Antifa protesters crash Proud Boys rally near Trump Tower A rally by 25 far-right Proud Boys was crashed by 300 protesters in Manhattan Saturday — and the two groups spent an hour hollering at each oth...
22:44, 2019-11-16

Protesters in Ecuador rally against austerity measures as food prices climb Ecuadoreans complain consumer prices have risen sharply as a knock-on effect of Moreno's abolition of fuel subsidies, which has also triggered the na...
01:28, 2019-10-07

Hong Kong protesters begin rally demanding leader resign Protesters in Hong Kong are demanding the city's leader step down and withdraw an extradition bill. Chief Executive Carrie Lam suspended an unpopular...
08:44, 2019-06-16

‘Straight Pride’ group unfazed after counter-protesters outnumber them at rally The organizer of a “Straight Pride” rally held in Modesto, Calif., on Saturday said his group remained committed to its cause even though it was outn...
09:40, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protesters rally against planned virus quarantine centers Hundreds of demonstrators rallied for a second day in Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against plans to turn some buildings into coronavirus quarantine...
13:00, 2020-02-16

Hong Kong riot police charge protesters at rally hotspot Anti-government protesters set up barricades and light fires in standoffs with officersRiot police have charged at hundreds of protesters in a busy d...
20:20, 2019-09-07

Protesters clash with Hong Kong police in rally against Chinese traders A demonstration against traders from mainland China ended in clashes with the police in a town outside Hong Kong on Saturday. Thousands of people tur...
19:48, 2019-07-13

Anti-war protesters in Times Square rally against deadly US airstrike in Iraq Nearly a thousand people marched in Times Square Saturday to protest President Trump’s airstrike in Baghdad that killed Iranian military genera...
02:28, 2020-01-05

Sudanese protesters plan mass rally as talks stall with army KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protest leaders are calling for mass rallies across the country amid deadlocked negotiations with the ruling mil...
13:28, 2019-05-23

Anti-war protesters in Times Square rally against deadly US airstrike in Iran Nearly a thousand people marched in Times Square Saturday to protest President Trump’s airstrike in Baghdad that killed Iranian military genera...
00:48, 2020-01-05

Hong Kong riot police charge protesters at rally hot spot Anti-government protesters set up barricades and light fires in standoffs with officersRiot police have charged at hundreds of protesters in a busy d...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Protesters supporting China are expected to rally in Hong Kong this weekend Pro-China protesters have gathered before, but in far smaller numbers than those angry at Communist Party rulers in Beijing....
03:52, 2019-11-16

Hong Kong protesters open 2020 with fresh pro-democracy rally Thousands marched through Hong Kong as protest leaders pledged to keep fighting for their demands in the new year. Police and demonstrators had clash...
11:32, 2020-01-01

Staff at Hong Kong hospital hold rally in support of protesters HONG KONG — Hundreds of medical staff at one of Hong Kong’s main public hospitals rallied Monday to support months of protests for democratic reforms...
21:16, 2019-09-16

Hong Kong protesters rally to 'explain' demos to mainland Chinese Protesters have gathered in Hong Kong for a march through the city's tourist district to the high-speed railway station linking it to mainland China....
12:08, 2019-07-07

Hong Kong’s streets clouded with tear gas as protesters defy ban, stage rally Hong Kong riot police fired multiple rounds of tear gas and used a water cannon Saturday to break up a rally by thousands of masked protesters demand...
12:52, 2019-11-02

Topless protesters storm stage during Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign rally The former congressman Bernie Sanders is currently bidding to become the Democratic Party's presidential candidate in the upcoming 2020 elections...
08:48, 2020-02-17

Hong Kong riot police beat protesters at anti-surveillance rally Teargas thrown at masked protesters angry over lamp posts equipped with sensorsRiot police have thrown teargas at thousands of protesters and beat ma...
12:28, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong protesters brace for clashes with triads in Yuen Long rally Activists vow to defy a police ban and protest in Yuen Long, where protesters and commuters were attacked last SundayHong Kong residents braced for m...
08:28, 2019-07-27

Belarus: Protesters rally against closer Russia ties as Putin and Lukashenko in Sochi Belorussians have been demonstrating against warmer relations with Moscow. The presidents of the respective nations have met in Sochi over economic a...
17:16, 2019-12-07

Hong Kong protesters trash subway station, stage mall rally Riot police were called after a small masked group vandalized ticket machines and smashed surveillance cameras. A planned airport takeover failed to ...
16:20, 2019-09-22

‘Semi-paralyzed’: Hong Kong protesters rally against mask ban in latest march Marchers still came out to defy the new ban on face coverings that the government of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory says have made the identif...
13:40, 2019-10-05

Hong Kong protesters rally in support of Uighurs, clash with riot police Dozens of police marched across a public square overlooking Hong Kong's harbor to face off with protesters who hurled glass bottles and rocks at them...
16:12, 2019-12-22

Topless dairy industry protesters crashed the stage at a Bernie Sanders rally Protesters calling for Sen. Bernie Sanders to cut his support for the dairy industry crashed his Carson City, Nevada rally on Sunday afternoon. One p...
02:00, 2020-02-17

‘Semi-paralyzed’: Hong Kong protesters rally against mask ban amid subway shutdown Marchers still came out to defy the new ban on face coverings that the government of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory says have made the identif...
15:52, 2019-10-05

Protesters shake up Black Friday sales at Halifax Shopping Centre with climate rally For these students, the climate crisis is an issue they've been forced to take on, they say, and now they want to see change....
00:16, 2019-11-30

Fox News contributor Lawrence Jones faces racist taunts from protesters at 'Impeach Trump' rally A pair of anti-Trump protesters directed racist abuse at Fox News contributor Lawrence Jones at a New York City rally over the weekend....
01:40, 2019-06-18

Vancouver protesters stage final rally against Trans Mountain pipeline ahead of Ottawa decision The rally is being billed as the final push from opponents before the federal government makes its decision on the pipeline by June 18....
02:16, 2019-06-10

Brexit latest: Anna Soubry cancels rally speech over fear of pro-Leave protesters in Parliament Square Anna Soubry has said she is "too frightened" to speak at an anti-Brexit rally in Parliament Square due to intimidation from pro-Leave protesters....
17:08, 2019-09-07

Stop Crime rally: Knife and gun crime protesters say 'this can't go on anymore' in Trafalgar Square demonstration Victims of knife and gun crime called for an end to the "national emergency" of youth violence in a Trafalgar Square demonstration....
19:04, 2019-08-10

Demonstrations banned in LGBT school row Demonstrations against LGBT inclusive education have been permanently banned outside a primary school....
19:28, 2019-11-26

Breen, Meeke join WRC rally winner Hirvonen in Belgian historic rally World Rally Championship refugees Craig Breen and Kris Meeke will contest one of rallying's biggest historic events, the Legend Boucles Bastogne, alo...
13:32, 2020-01-21

World Rally Championship's Rally GB Oulton Park stage revealed MSV chief executive Jonathan Palmer has explained how the World Rally Championship will use the Oulton Park circuit for Rally GB's first return to a ...
17:08, 2019-06-19

These Minecraft videos show off over 500 hours of demonstrations In a new research paper, a team of scientists at Carnegie Mellon describe an AI training data set of human task demonstrations captured in Minecraft....
18:16, 2019-08-01

British ambassador detained in Iran during demonstrations The United Kingdom accused Iran of a “flagrant violation of international law” after its ambassador to Tehran was detained as he observed a demonstra...
00:00, 2020-01-12

Indonesian cities rocked by third day of student demonstrations Student demonstrators have continued to clash with police in Indonesia over a proposed penal code overhaul that critics said would impose draconian c...
17:56, 2019-09-25

Mom of Charlottesville rally victim Heather Heyer issues warning ahead of Virginia gun rally The mother of protester Heather Heyer, who was killed in the 2017 Charlottesville white supremacist rally, has a message for attendees of an upcoming...
18:04, 2020-01-18

Thousands rally with Greta Thunberg downtown as climate march, counter-rally kicks off Sixteen-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg will join Climate Justice Edmonton in a march from a park to a noon rally at the Alberta legislature....
20:40, 2019-10-18

Thousands rally with Greta Thunberg at Alberta legislature for climate strike amid counter-rally Sixteen-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg joined Climate Justice Edmonton in a march from a downtown park to the Alberta legislature for a rall...
22:32, 2019-10-18

Modern Rally Legend Citroën Is Leaving The World Rally Championship Because Driver Sébastien Ogier Left Any time I’ve ever had a big breakup, I usually just cut off all my hair, dye it a new color, and buy a spicy new wardrobe. That’s why I truly relate...
17:04, 2019-11-20

Sudan bans Al-Jazeera as pro-democracy demonstrations continue All broadcaster’s work permits cancelled as military official warns protesters they are ‘a danger to the revolution’ Sudan has closed the Khartoum of...
05:32, 2019-05-31

Thousands take part in pro-Europe demonstrations ahead of elections With just a week to go before EU elections, tens of thousands of people took to the streets across Germany in support of Europe. Concerned by the ris...
16:24, 2019-05-19

Hong Kong braces for latest in 14 weeks of demonstrations Hong Kong police were bracing for yet more transportation-crippling demonstrations on Saturday. The city’s Chek Lap Kok airport and its rail an...
13:00, 2019-09-07

Haiti and the failed promise of US aid After an earthquake struck in 2010, the US pledged to help rebuild the Caribbean country. A decade later, nothing better symbolises the failure of th...
07:36, 2019-10-11

Blockchain blossoms in Haiti  Haiti is a hotbed of applied blockchain projects, projects that are expanding our understanding of the technology’s potential.Read More...
02:28, 2019-07-01

Venezuela’s opposition leader calls for more demonstrations against Nicolas Maduro At Saturday's rally, Guaido noted that congress can hold session where and when it chooses, signalling he may avoid a confrontation....
02:44, 2020-01-12

Extinction Rebellion protests: More than 600 arrested during climate demonstrations across London More than 600 activists from Extinction Rebellion have been arrested during the group's mass demonstration in London....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Iraqi PM on mass demonstrations: ‘it’s time for life to return to normal’ In a statement, Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi called for markets, factories, schools and universities to reopen after days of protests in the capit...
19:56, 2019-11-03

Without Venezuela’s oil, Haiti struggles to keep lights on PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — When her daughter was 4 years old, Jennifer Jean started a small catering business in Bourdon, a lower middle-class dist...
07:00, 2019-05-17

In Little Haiti, Barbecue is Part of History Bon Gout BBQ, in Miami, continues a culinary tradition and taps into the experience of Haitians in America....
17:08, 2019-07-16

Moscow protest over Putin’s political shake-up diluted amid other demonstrations Sunday's event saw a smaller turnout than many previous opposition protests last summer, which at their peak drew around 60,000 people....
22:20, 2020-01-19

Russia protests: Mass arrests as thousands march in opposition demonstrations Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Russia in mass opposition demonstrations....
20:48, 2019-08-10

Haiti cholera outbreak ‘stopped in its tracks’ After a nine-year long cholera outbreak in Haiti that killed close to 10,000 people, this week the country reached the milestone of an entire year fr...
00:36, 2020-01-25

Leader or killer? A day with ‘Barbecue’ in Haiti’s capital PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — He’s known as Barbecue, an ex-cop suspected in the massacre of dozens of men, women and children in the Haitian ca...
06:44, 2019-06-07

Why people are protesting in Haiti – video report Weeks of widespread protest have paralysed parts of Haiti. Demonstrators are calling for the country's president, Jovenel Moïse, to resign from offic...
20:16, 2019-10-25

Judge OKs $60M settlement in Haiti sex abuse case HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge in Connecticut has approved a $60 million legal settlement involving as many as 170 people who say they were s...
18:48, 2019-06-07

Security Council calls for dialogue in Haiti The UN Security Council has stressed the need to resolve the ongoing political impasse in Haiti between President Jovenel Moïse and a surging opposit...
17:12, 2020-01-09

Haiti marks 10 years since devastating earthquake More than 300,000 people were killed when a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck near the capital, Port-au-Prince. Survivors received little of the more t...
01:20, 2020-01-13

Haiti: 15 children die in fire at unauthorized orphanage Two burned to death and 13 died in hospital due to asphyxiationFacility was run by US Christian groupFifteen children have died after a fire swept th...
21:24, 2020-02-14

Haiti’s resources are limited by their unstable government Dear John: I have many friends in Rockland County who are Haitian. I just found out that Haiti is rich in gold and gas mines. I never knew this. But ...
06:20, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds march through London for #standwithHK and pro-China demonstrations Hundreds have turned out in central London for two separate marches over the ongoing protests in Hong Kong....
18:44, 2019-08-17

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Police confirm more than 1,300 arrests on day seven of demonstrations Police say there have now been 1,309 arrests during Extinction Rebellion protests in London....
18:20, 2019-10-13

Hong Kong protests: Pro-democracy leader among three arrested ahead of planned demonstrations Hong Kong democracy leader Joshua Wong is among three activists who have been arrested ahead of another weekend of planned protests....
05:04, 2019-08-30

Global climate strike kicks off with millions across the world expected to join demonstrations Millions of people around the world are today expected to take to the streets to call for urgent measures to tackle climate change....
05:40, 2019-09-20

Brexit protests: Major street demonstrations across the country as row continues over prorogued Parliament Thousands of protesters gathered in cities across the UK as part of a nationwide protest against Boris Johnson's controversial plans to suspend Parli...
22:40, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong protests: How peaceful demonstrations morphed into a summer of violent clashes The movement has reached a moment of reckoning after protesters occupying Hong Kong's airport last week held two mainland Chinese men captive....
16:08, 2019-08-20

Montrealers stand in solidarity with Wet’suwet’en Coastal GasLink posted a 72-hour notice on Jan. 7 related to a B.C. Supreme Court injunction ordering pipeline opponents to clear the way towards a c...
00:20, 2020-01-20

Opinion: Latin America needs solidarity Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Brazil and Venezuela: Large parts of Latin America are on fire with protest. Some simple truths would be worth ke...
19:40, 2019-10-29

Opinion: Let's show solidarity with China! In times of emergency situations, there can be no ideological provisos and no retaliation for political action. At this point, the Chinese deserve ou...
18:48, 2020-02-08

Charity watchdog condemns Oxfam for Haiti behavior LONDON (AP) — England’s charity watchdog has condemned Oxfam for having a “culture of poor behavior,” in connection with the sexual...
16:16, 2019-06-11

Security Council marks end of 15 years of UN peacekeeping in Haiti Although 15 years of UN peacekeeping in Haiti has drawn to a close, the Organization’s commitment to strengthening and stabilizing the country, will ...
20:48, 2019-10-15

UN ends peacekeeping mission in Haiti as protests continue The United Nations Security Council has ended 15 years of peacekeeping and justice operations in Haiti. Officials have voiced regret that Haiti's eco...
04:00, 2019-10-16

N.B.’s Sgt. Mark Gallagher remembered 10 years after Haiti earthquake Mark Gallagher, a police officer from New Brunswick, was among the estimated 300,000 people killed when the 2010 earthquake hit Haiti....
00:40, 2020-01-11

Journalists in Haiti demand protection after reporter killed PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Attacks against journalists in Haiti are escalating, and the slaying of a radio reporter has prompted media organization...
18:56, 2019-06-11

Haiti beats Canada, reaches Gold Cup semifinals HOUSTON (AP) — Haiti reached the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup for the first time, overcoming a two-goal deficit to beat Canada 3-2 on Saturday...
03:56, 2019-06-30

Opposition senators in Haiti trash Parliament office PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A group of opposition senators in Haiti have ransacked their meeting room in Parliament and dragged out broken furniture...
02:24, 2019-05-31

15 children killed in fire that ravaged Haiti orphanage Fifteen children including babies and toddlers were killed when a fire ravaged a Haitian orphanage. The home, run by a Pennsylvania-based nonprofit, ...
22:00, 2020-02-15

Zero new confirmed cholera cases in Haiti for nine months: UN envoy Although Haiti is in the “homestretch” of defeating a cholera outbreak first declared nine years ago, the battle is far from over before the country ...
15:32, 2019-11-14

Haiti fuel shortages spark violent protests Crippling fuel shortages have triggered large anti-government protests in Haiti, bringing cities to a standstill. Angry demonstrators are demanding P...
00:00, 2019-09-22

Thousands in Haiti renew protests, clash with police PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Thousands of protesters in Haiti demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse have clashed with police as some t...
01:44, 2019-06-14

Haiti protests against government corruption lead to 2 deaths Demonstrators burned tires and threw stones during the march in Port-au-Prince, where the scent of burning rubber filled the air....
05:12, 2019-06-10

Haiti: 15 children die in fire at orphanage run by US Christian group Two burned to death and 13 died in hospital due to asphyxiationFacility was run by US Christian groupFifteen children have died after a fire swept th...
01:12, 2020-02-15

Global climate strike: Tens of thousands of New Zealanders kick off second wave of worldwide demonstrations A second wave of worldwide protests demanding swift action on climate change have kicked off in New Zealand with tens of thousands of people marching...
11:44, 2019-09-27

UN rights chief Bachelet appeals for dialogue in Sudan amid reports ‘70 killed’ in demonstrations Sudan’s authorities have an “over-arching responsibility” to protect protesters, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, said on Tu...
17:52, 2019-04-09

Venezuela: UN human rights office calls for ‘maximum restraint’ by authorities in face of new demonstrations With another day of mass protests taking place across Venezuela, the UN human rights office (OHCHR) said on Wednesday it was “extremely worried by re...
22:44, 2019-05-01

UN chief commends Algerians for ‘mature and calm’ demonstrations for change, leading up to presidential resignation In the wake of the resignation in Algeria of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the UN Secretary-General on Wednesday saluted “the mature and calm natur...
10:42, 2019-04-09

On International Day, UN stands in solidarity with some 20 detained staff Marking International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid tribute to UN personnel a...
16:12, 2019-04-09

UN commemorates International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People The United Nations has underlined its unwavering commitment to the Palestinian people in their ongoing struggle to achieve self-determination, indepe...
19:44, 2019-11-27

How Hustlers shows the importance of female solidarity In the acclaimed fact-based drama, the bond between women is shown with rare sensitivity and depth even as they engage in criminal acts This article ...
10:13, 2019-09-19

Gov. Cuomo plans ‘solidarity trip’ to Israel Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Sunday he plans to make a “solidarity trip” to Israel following the end of the legislative session, which sunsets June...
03:28, 2019-06-03

US men's soccer team express solidarity with women The United States Women's National Team have received support from the union representing their male counterparts in their ongoing legal dispute over...
14:00, 2019-07-31

UK politicians send message of solidarity to US congresswomen Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan among those condemning Donald Trump’s ‘blatant racism’Leading British politicians including Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan...
17:04, 2019-07-18

Eastern German solidarity tax to be abolished for almost all taxpayers Under the scheme, people from western Germany pay a subsidy to support the former East, which still lags behind the West economically. The solidarity...
11:28, 2019-11-14

Amid crisis, Haiti fights to save oil used in fine perfumes LES CAYES, Haiti (AP) — High in the Haitian hillsides, men gather roots to produce an essential oil used in fine perfumes ranging from Chanel to Guer...
17:48, 2019-06-28

Sick of corruption, Haiti looks back to its revolutionary hero for hope As conflict racks the nation and anger at a political scandal grows, Haitians are rallying to the country’s founding father more than 200 years after...
23:00, 2019-12-07

Haiti: Artists join thousands in anti-government protest Thousands of people have joined the Haitian art community to demand that embattled President Jovenel Moise step down. Crippling fuel shortages have s...
04:08, 2019-10-14

Security Council marks transition from 15 years of UN peacekeeping in Haiti Although 15 years of UN peacekeeping in Haiti has drawn to a close, the Organization’s commitment to strengthening and stabilizing the country, will ...
21:16, 2019-10-15

Mexico beats Haiti in front of thousands of Arizonans in Glendale GLENDALE, AZ  – Haiti’s amazing Cinderella run in the Gold Cup came to an end as Mexico knocked off the Caribbean nation with a 1-0 win t...
08:24, 2019-07-03

UN Mission in Haiti calls on protestors, authorities, to refrain from violence Following days of intensifying protests in Haiti, Spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric said on Monday the UN was “concerned by reports of violence and arso...
21:56, 2019-09-30

Slow and uneven, Haiti rebuilds 10 years after devastating quake Ten years and billions of dollars of aid later, Haiti is still rebuilding itself from one of the deadliest earthquakes in history and the devastation...
00:28, 2020-01-09

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists blockade Billingsgate Fish Market on day six of demonstrations Extinction Rebellion activists have blockaded Billingsgate fish market on day six of the protests....
09:52, 2019-10-12

RemainerNow volunteer describes shocking moment he was attacked at Brexit demonstrations in front of teenage daughter A father has described the shocking moment he was attacked in front of his teenage daughter at Brexit demonstrations in Parliament Square....
09:48, 2019-09-14

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at activists as demonstrations enter ninth week Police and protesters have clashed in Hong Kong as demonstrations enter a ninth consecutive week....
20:36, 2019-08-03

African continent ‘an example of solidarity’ towards migrants and refugees: UN chief African nations are setting an example for richer countries when it comes to the treatment of refugees, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Germany says it will stand in 'full solidarity' with Ireland over Brexit German president echoes Angela Merkel in saying the backstop will not be revisitedGermany will stand fully in “solidarity” with Ireland over Brexit, ...
14:28, 2019-07-04

German government moves to end 'solidarity tax' for eastern Germany Germany is planning to drastically reduce its historical "solidarity" tax with its eastern states. The move will mean a significant income tax cut fo...
04:12, 2019-08-11

Recognize, celebrate and ‘stand in solidarity’ with persons with albinism International Albinism Awareness Day is a time to “recognize, celebrate and stand in solidarity with persons with albinism around the world”, the Uni...
19:40, 2019-06-13

British lawmakers stand in solidarity with Meghan Markle Women lawmakers from across Britain's political spectrum have expressed solidarity with Meghan Markle, the wife of Prince Harry, in the stand she is ...
19:00, 2019-10-29

A Novel About Women’s Solidarity That Nods at ‘Magic Marker Terrorists’ In “Whisper Network,” Chandler Baker explores the ways women protect other women in the workplace....
11:08, 2019-07-12

At Bessies, Solidarity and Community: ‘Love You, Aunt Joan’ Taylor Stanley and Gabrielle Hamilton were among the winners, and Joan Myers Brown was honored with a lifetime achievement award....
00:44, 2019-10-16

Germans urged to wear Jewish yarmulke in solidarity Anti-Semitism Commissioner Felix Klein has called on Germans to don the yarmulke skullcap worn by Jewish men ahead of an anti-Israel protest. The Cen...
06:04, 2019-05-28

Russian newspapers show solidarity with detained journalist MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s three major newspapers have put out nearly identical front pages of their Monday’s editions in a show of solidarit...
09:28, 2019-06-10

Muslim and Jewish leaders stand together in solidarity at Auschwitz Just ahead of the 75th anniversary of the German death camp's liberation, high-ranking members of the Muslim faith visited Auschwitz together with Je...
18:08, 2020-01-24

From Australian bushfire ashes, a community rises in solidarity For two weeks, builder Rod Dunn has been living at a showground in a borrowed caravan, wearing an old coat donated by a friend....
00:48, 2020-01-17

Haiti 10 years later: Temporary tent city turns into makeshift community for 300,000 More than one million people were displaced after an earthquake struck Haiti on Jan. 12, 2010. Temporary tent cities set up to house displaced reside...
17:12, 2020-01-12

Haiti orphanage fire: 13 children killed after blaze triggered by candle The devastating blaze ripped through the orphanage in the town of Fermathe around 10km (six miles) south of the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince, with ...
20:12, 2020-02-14

Haiti: photojournalist shot in face as senator opens fire outside parliament Jean Marie Ralph Féthière draws handgun amid chaotic scenesChery Dieu-Nalio avoids serious injury; another man woundedTwo men including an Associated...
20:08, 2019-09-23

A US Marine has been charged with illegally flying guns into Haiti to help defeat 'thugs' there Reuters An active-duty Marine has been charged with illegally taking firearms to Haiti. The Marine told investigators he wanted to help train Haiti's...
19:52, 2019-12-03

Concerned over Haiti’s political crisis, Guterres promises ‘continuous commitment’ In the light of on-going instability across Haiti and this week’s transition away from fully-fledged peacekeeping operations, the UN chief on Thursda...
00:48, 2019-10-18

FEATURE: Political differences, a dozen peacekeepers and two new wells in northern Haiti Residents in Pilate, a remote town of some 40,000 inhabitants located on a mountain in northern Haiti, were treated to an unusual site recently: unif...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Marine charged with smuggling guns into Haiti to trounce 'thugs' and become president Federal authorities have charged a United States Marine with trying to smuggle firearms into Haiti in what he claimed was an attempt to take on the “...
21:56, 2019-12-04

Killers lurk in the shadows as Haiti chaos takes a sinister turn Mired in poverty, corruption and violent unrest, Haiti faces a fresh problem in the form of paid gunmen out to settle scoresAt the barricaded junctio...
09:32, 2019-12-05

Haiti President Jovenel Moise nominates fourth prime minister President Jovenel Moise has failed three times to get his choice for prime minister through parliament. The latest name is Fritz-William Michel, acco...
03:20, 2019-07-23

Haiti's cyclists brave protests and poor roads in race for gold Ousline Georges, 22, only started to take cycling seriously a year ago, wary of the many hurdles she faced such as the prohibitive cost of a decent b...
14:28, 2019-11-08

Haiti earthquake victims honoured at UN, with pledge to safeguard the nation’s future More than 200,000 Haitians who perished in the devastating earthquake which struck the island nation ten years ago, were honoured in a solemn ceremon...
19:16, 2020-01-17

Hong Kong protests: Major violence breaks out after police fire tear gas during anti-government demonstrations Violence has broken out in Hong Kong after police used tear gas and a water cannon in an attempt to drive back a fresh wave of pro-democracy proteste...
13:44, 2019-08-31

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police orders early end to demonstrations as officers move to clear Trafalgar Square The Metropolitan Police is clearing protesters from the "designated" assembly zone of Trafalgar Square as the force ordered an early end to Extinctio...
23:36, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Met Police faces growing backlash after banning demonstrations across capital The Met Police is facing a growing backlash following its decision to ban Extinction Rebellion protests across London....
13:08, 2019-10-15

London protests: 15 stunning images mark a year of demonstrations in the capital from Grenfell to Women's rights "I've had situations where I felt like I couldn't speak out and I think marches and protests provide people with a voice."...
13:52, 2020-01-16

World Health Organization: Coronavirus must generate ‘solidarity not stigma’ Investing in preparedness is the smartest way to ensure that the coronavirus and other disease outbreaks are “identified and stopped quickly”, the UN...
01:24, 2020-02-15

UN chief and senior officials show solidarity with DR Congo during three-day visit United Nations chief António Guterres and senior members of the UN, have embarked on a three-day visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), whe...
18:12, 2019-08-31

Eva Longoria and America Ferrera letter of solidarity to the Latinx community Eva Longoria and America Ferrera are among more than 150 artists who have signed an open letter in support of the Latinx community after the mass sho...
21:32, 2019-08-16

The only way to fight antisemitism is solidarity and compassion – not division | Joshua Leifer Hate attacks are proof that antisemitism is alive and well. But fearmongering and regressive policing are not the answerAs the year draws to a close,...
22:48, 2019-12-30

Toni Morrison on Solidarity and the Labor of Writing Is Still Relevant Nearly 40 Years Later The death of acclaimed author, Nobel Laureate, and Pulitzer Prize winner Toni Morrison has been met with an outpouring of reflections and tributes, e...
04:20, 2019-08-07

The Semicolon: How a Seemingly Obscure Tattoo Signifies Survival and Solidarity In 2013, 27-year-old Amy Bleuel began a mental health advocacy organization dubbed “Project Semicolon” to bring awareness to suicide, depression, add...
16:44, 2019-05-02

Moment chant of solidarity echoes across Wuhan in defiance of coronavirus This is the moment a chant of defiance echoed across Wuhan in a sign of solidarity against coronavirus....
18:52, 2020-01-28

The only way to fight antisemitism is solidarity and compassion - not division | Joshua Leifer Hate attacks are proof that antisemitism is alive and well. But fearmongering and regressive policing are not the answerAs the year draws to a close,...
22:16, 2019-12-30

Turner Prize nominees share award after 'solidarity' plea For the first time ever, the Turner Prize will be shared between all four shortlisted nominees....
00:08, 2019-12-04

Canadian PM visits ravaged Notre Dame to show solidarity PARIS (AP) — French Culture Minister Franck Riester says that a month after a fire engulfed Notre Dame Cathedral, the edifice is still being made saf...
17:20, 2019-05-15

The story behind a soldier's act of solidarity with the US allies Trump is leaving behind in Syria Delil Souleiman / AFP via Getty Images A US solider wore the insignia of a Kurdish women's unit on his sleeve as US forces withdrew from northeastern...
21:36, 2019-10-21

UN and partners call for solidarity, as Venezuelans on the move reach 4.5 million Since 2015, approximately 4.5 million Venezuelans have fled their country as the Latin American nation's political, humanitarian and economic crisis ...
22:52, 2019-10-23

Combatting antisemitism requires ‘solidarity in the face of hatred’, says UN chief Against the backdrop of a constant stream of attacks targeting Jews, their institutions and property, UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned on...
18:52, 2020-01-25

Dutch band nixes Lebanon gig in solidarity with local artists Dutch band Within Temptation has canceled its concert at a big music festival in Lebanon to support the country's most popular indie band, whose own ...
18:36, 2019-08-04

Russian newspapers join forces in solidarity with detained journalist Three titles call for inquiry into case of Ivan Golunov, arrested on suspicion of drug dealingRussia’s three major newspapers have put out nearly ide...
09:56, 2019-06-10

Child victims of Haiti earthquake find hope at orphanage with Canadian ties Tens of thousands of children were orphaned when an earthquake struck Haiti in 2010, but one woman's efforts have helped to provide those young Haiti...
22:00, 2020-01-13

Haiti: Food insecurity expected to rise next year, UN humanitarian agency reports The number of Haitians who do not have sufficient food to eat is expected to surpass four million next year, the UN humanitarian affairs office, OCHA...
22:56, 2019-12-27

Sanitation initiative in south-eastern Haiti shows promising results – UNICEF A sanitation initiative in south-eastern Haiti has shown encouraging results, with a major reduction in the number of water-borne infections for loca...
23:04, 2020-01-26

New 2019 Vauxhall Corsa-e Rally: Rally-spec electric Corsa revealed News 22 Aug, 2019 Opel Motorsport will launch the £46,000 Corsa-e Rally at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show...
16:16, 2019-08-22

Jessica Simpson's Husband Eric Johnson Quit Drinking in Solidarity With Her Jessica Simpson has a very supportive husband. In her upcoming memoir Open Book, the singer and fashion designer reveals that when she quit drinking ...
21:08, 2020-01-25

Harvey Weinstein 'silence breakers' say they 'stand in solidarity' with women testifying Twenty-seven women who say they were sexually abused by famed Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein vowed to "stand in solidarity" with three New York ...
02:40, 2020-01-23

On International Day, UN chief Guterres calls on all to stand in solidarity with detained staff On the International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres highlighted the challenges ...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Ferry capsizes near Mosul, UN chief offers solidarity, support ‘as needed’  As many Iraqis across the country celebrated Norwuz, the first day of spring, a passenger ferry in the Tigris River capsized on Thursday, prompting S...
16:12, 2019-04-09

Fourteen EU states agree to Franco-German 'solidarity mechanism' for migrants French President Emmanuel Macron gave a positive spin to the partial approval of a plan to allocate migrants across the EU. Italy did not take part i...
06:12, 2019-07-23

Solidarity needed to overcome ‘isolated’ attacks on Venezuela refugees, migrants Attacks and hate speech against Venezuelans seeking shelter in neighbouring countries should be condemned “with a clear and forceful message of rejec...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Stand in solidarity with domestic violence survivors on National Wear Purple Day October 24 is National Wear Purple Day / Courtesy: Med Amine MEKHANEG from Pixabay TUCSON – October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. On Thursday...
16:24, 2019-10-22

‘All actors’ must lend support as humanitarian crisis continues in Haiti, UN rights chief urges Expressing deep concern for the impact on human rights of ongoing political unrest in Haiti, the UN rights chief on Friday called on all actors to ac...
17:04, 2019-11-01

​​Surviving & Thriving: Haiti earthquake survivor’s journey from orphanage to Oklahoma business analyst This week marks two significant moments in Franciscot's life: one of great accomplishment, the other of great sadness....
17:12, 2020-01-12

Photo Feature: UN family responds to humanitarian plight in wake of Haiti’s Hurricane Matthew On Tuesday 4 October, 2016, Hurricane Matthew struck Haiti. While the capital, Port au Prince, was mostly spared from the full strength of the Catego...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Haiti: Seeking to fend off cholera threat, UN agencies deliver aid, call for risk reduction One week after Hurricane Matthew slammed into Haiti, United Nations agencies are continuing the massive relief effort under way on the ground, scramb...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Protests, violence in Haiti prompts international call for ‘realistic and lasting solutions’ to crisis Opposition-led protests in Haiti calling for the president to step down, which sparked violence last week, have prompted a group of senior diplomats,...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Hong Kong protests: Chinese flag desecrated as riot police fire tear gas in 16th straight week of demonstrations Police have fired tear gas at brick-throwing protesters in Hong Kong as other activists desecrated a Chinese flag on the 16th straight weekend of ant...
18:08, 2019-09-22

Deadly earthquake kills dozens in Turkey, UN stands in solidarity and offers support United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres was deeply saddened by the “loss of life and destruction of property” caused by a 6.8-magnitude ear...
04:24, 2020-01-26

Bloc Quebecois leader stops in eastern Ontario to express francophone solidarity Yves-Francois Blanchet made a stop in eastern Ontario to say that pursuing sovereignty doesn't mean renouncing francophone and Acadian communities ou...
22:44, 2019-09-24

Trudeau holds cabinet talks as Wet’suwet’en solidarity rail blockades continue Trudeau's spokeswoman says the prime minister has already spoken to Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland, Transport Minister Marc Garneau, Public ...
21:24, 2020-02-16

In Christchurch, UN chief calls for tolerance, solidarity to extinguish ‘wildfire’ of hate speech On a three-day visit to New Zealand, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid his respects to the victims of the horrific mosque attacks in Christc...
06:08, 2019-05-14

Wife of jailed Saudi blogger Raif Badawi inspired by global solidarity Saudi blogger Raif Badawi recently began a new hunger strike after nearly eight years in prison. His wife, Ensaf Haidar, is calling for his release a...
06:20, 2020-01-14

UN ‘comes together in sadness and solidarity’ to honour staff who died on board Ethiopian Airlines flight Ceremonies were held at UN Headquarters in New York and Geneva on Friday, to remember and honour the staff who died on board Ethiopian Airlines Fligh...
16:12, 2019-04-09

Global Solidarity, Collaboration and Urgent Action Needed to Defeat the New Coronavirus Outbreak Once in a very rare while, a single, serious challenge consumes the attention of the entire world. We are living through one such period today as cou...
17:12, 2020-02-04

Google staff condemn treatment of temp workers in 'historic' show of solidarity Google issues new ‘minimum standards’ for temps after more than 900 employees sign letter criticizing abrupt firingMore than 900 Google workers have ...
13:04, 2019-05-01

'Wuhan jiāyóu': chants of solidarity spread across city at epicentre of coronavirus – video Shouts of 'jiāyóu' can be heard echoing between Wuhan's high-rise apartment blocks as people take to their balconies to shout what translates literal...
10:40, 2020-01-28

Eva Longoria and America Ferrera join more than 150 artists in letter of solidarity to Latinx community Eva Longoria and America Ferrera are among more than 150 artists who have signed an open letter in support of the Latinx community after the mass sho...
20:04, 2019-08-16

Deadly earthquake kills dozens in Turkey; UN stands in solidarity and offers support United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres was deeply saddened by the “loss of life and destruction of property” caused by a 6.8-magnitude ear...
15:36, 2020-01-27

Haiti stands ‘at the crossroads’ between peacekeeping, development – Bachelet urges strengthened ‘human rights protection’  With the end of the UN’s peacekeeping presence in Haiti in sight, the UN’s human rights chief told the Security Council on Wednesday that the country...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Security Council approves ‘historic’ political Haiti mission, ending UN peacekeeping role in the country The Security Council on Monday approved a resolution to create a UN “Integrated Office” in Haiti, designed to support the country’s government in str...
23:32, 2019-06-25

INTERVIEW: Funding to prevent cholera is crucial to advance development in Haiti – UNICEF’s Marc Vincent Earlier today, the spokesperson for United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon spoke about how the UN system is actively working to develop a packa...
23:08, 2020-01-26

How to get rid of Christmas trees in Montreal The City of Montreal is launching its annual Christmas tree collection for most boroughs on Wednesday....
14:36, 2020-01-08

CFL: Take the Over in Hamilton-Montreal battle What could be more All-American than Fourth of July football from Canada? The Hamilton Tiger-Cats visit the Montreal Alouettes (7:30 p.m.). Hamilton ...
20:44, 2019-07-04

First time in Montreal? Here are 5 things you should do An increasing number of Americans are visiting Montreal, whose parks and restaurants resemble a slice of Europe in North America.    ...
17:56, 2019-08-21

Why Montreal wants you to visit in the winter Quebec’s largest city hosts an array of cold-weather festivals that tempt visitors to venture outdoors....
14:28, 2019-12-13

Hong Kong protests: Activists storm government building and spray paint walls as extradition bill demonstrations turn violent Activists in Hong Kong smashed their way into one of the territory's main government buildings and spray painted the walls as they protested a contro...
16:12, 2019-07-01

UN chief expresses solidarity with Indonesian authorities after flash floods kill dozens in Papua More than 70 have died and dozens are missing in Indonesia’s eastern province of Papua, which was hit by flash floods and landslides on Sunday, and m...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Afghan child abuse, DR Congo measles deaths, Palestinian solidarity A recap of Wednesday’s stories in brief: Afghan Mission calls for probe into school paedophile ring, thousands of children dying from measles in DRC,...
20:28, 2019-11-27

Rihanna Admits That She Turned Down The Super Bowl Halftime Show In Solidarity With Colin Kaepernick It’s long been rumored that Rihanna declined an invitation to perform at the Super Bowl LIII halftime show because she was morally opposed to the lea...
18:24, 2019-10-09

Jennifer Lopez, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Eva Longoria, and more sign letter of solidarity for Latinx community: 'You are not alone' Chris Pizzello/AP David Becker/Getty Images Jason Koerner/Stringer/Getty Images Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Over 150 Latinx leaders in the entertainm...
22:20, 2019-08-16

UN stands in solidarity with Japan following deadly arson attack at leading animation studio in Kyoto UN chief António Guterres said on Friday he was “deeply saddened” at the death of at least 33 people inside a popular Japanese animation studio, in t...
16:04, 2019-07-19

Thousands join NYC Jewish solidarity march amid spate of anti-Semitic attacks Thousands streamed across the Brooklyn Bridge Sunday in a march to show solidarity with New York’s Jewish community amid a surge of anti-Semiti...
19:44, 2020-01-05

More than 70 female UK politicians have signed a letter in 'solidarity' with Meghan Markle saying they 'share an understanding of the abuse' Chris Jackson/Getty Images More than 70 female MPs in the UK have signed an open letter in "solidarity" with Meghan Markle. Labour MP Holly Lynch twe...
13:44, 2019-10-30

Michelle Obama sent Greta Thunberg a public message of solidarity following Trump's vitriolic attack on her Getty/AP Michelle Obama sent Greta Thunberg a public message of solidarity on Friday following a vitriolic attack on the teenager by US President Don...
10:40, 2019-12-13

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Soaring obesity rates, sustainable development funding alliance, new UN office to support Haiti A recap of Wednesday’s main stories: Poor global diets triggering obesity; cancer incidents expected to rise indicates new 'atlas'; CEOs join UN to t...
23:48, 2019-10-16

Montreal to host 2020 NHL draft The NHL announced Wednesday the Bell Centre will stage the two-day event June 26-27, 2020....
21:36, 2019-06-19

The Ex-Rays: Tampa Bay gets OK from MLB to explore Montreal NEW YORK (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have been given the go-ahead by Major League Baseball to look into playing a split season in Montreal. Commissione...
20:56, 2019-06-20

CFL taking over ownership of Montreal Alouettes The CFL announced Friday that Bob Wetenhall has sold the Montreal Alouettes. to the league...
02:08, 2019-06-01

This week on ‘Focus Montreal’: Nov. 10, 2019 This week on Focus Montreal, Global takes a look at the year-long investigation into the concerning levels of lead in Quebec's water....
23:40, 2019-11-10

This week on ‘Focus Montreal’: May 5, 2019 This week on Focus Montreal: an expert in river dynamics discusses avoiding more devastating floods in Quebec and more....
23:00, 2019-05-05

Montreal’s climate strike through photographs According to organizers, an estimated 500, 000 people marched in the streets of Montreal, marking it the largest strike in the city's history, said M...
01:08, 2019-09-28

Global climate strike LIVE: Millions of people set to take to streets around world for climate demonstrations Millions of people are set to take to the streets in around 150 countries today in what could be the largest climate protest in history....
08:16, 2019-09-20

Hong Kong protest: Demonstrations are 'the worst crisis since end of British rule' Hong Kong is facing its worst crisis since it returned from British to Chinese rule in 1997, a senior Beijing official said today, as the city braced...
12:16, 2019-08-07

Marilyn Mosby Shares Anonymous Racist Call, Calls Out Misogynoir During Solidarity Trip to St. Louis The office of Baltimore’s top prosecutor Marilyn Mosby released a voicemail this week sent to Mosby after she visited St. Louis to stand in solidarit...
20:48, 2020-01-17

Trump calls Mexico's president to express 'solidarity' after street battle over drug lord 'El Chapo's' son STR / AFP / Getty President Donald Trump called Mexican president Andres Lopez Obrador to express "solidarity" following a violent street battle betw...
21:00, 2019-10-19

Dozens supporting TUSD Family Life Curriculum walk out in solidarity at final public hearing TUCSON — Many supporters of the Family Life Curriculum walked out of Thursday night’s TUSD School Board public hearing at Cholla High Sch...
08:36, 2019-08-23

Belfast mayor opens book of condolence in show of solidarity with Nora Quoirin's family Belfast Lord Mayor John Finucane has been the first to sign a book of condolence at city hall in a show of solidarity with Nora Quoirin's family....
21:36, 2019-08-14

Syria’s Idlib ‘on the brink’ of a nightmare, humanitarian chiefs warn, launching global solidarity campaign The heads of 11 global humanitarian organizations warned on Thursday that the embattled rebel-held province of Idlib in Syria, stands on the brink of...
11:08, 2019-07-22

Hulu’s Breakup Comedy Dollface Sends Kat Dennings on a Surreal Journey to the Land of Female Solidarity The genesis of Dollface is a Cinderella story for the age of Peak TV. Dreamed up as a writing sample by recent University of Southern California grad...
19:16, 2019-11-14

Syria’s Idlib ‘on the brink’ of a nightmare, urge humanitarian chiefs, launching global solidarity campaign The heads of 11 global humanitarian organizations warned on Thursday that the embattled rebel-held province of Idlib in Syria, stands on the brink of...
19:32, 2019-06-27

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iranians' rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Irani...
23:20, 2019-12-06

Friday's Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iranians' rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of the top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Iranian prot...
22:28, 2019-12-09

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iran rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Irani...
22:56, 2019-12-06

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police defends 'lawful' new conditions on London demonstrations Scotland Yard has defended its new restrictions on Extinction Rebellion protests in London, saying the decision to impose further measures was "lawfu...
18:40, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police defends new conditions on London demonstrations as 'lawful and proportionate' Scotland Yard has defended its new restrictions on Extinction Rebellion protests in London, saying the decision to impose further measures was "lawfu...
18:24, 2019-10-15

A Montreal Bagel War Unites Rival Kings A culinary symbol of Montreal has become ensnared in a battle pitting environmentalists against bagel-loving traditionalists....
18:36, 2019-11-26

Five Places to Visit in Montreal With Sugar Sammy The comedian Sugar Sammy credits his Montreal upbringing for making him so funny. He shares his favorite spots....
11:12, 2019-11-08

Montreal to ban all plastic bags in 2020: mayor While Plante didn't set an exact date for the new bylaw to come into effect, she said: "It must be done in 2020."...
17:16, 2020-02-05

Blue Jays to host Yankees in Montreal The Toronto Blue Jays will return to Montreal to play two pre-season games for the seventh consecutive season next year....
17:16, 2019-10-16

Fatigued Djokovic withdraws from Montreal event "Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from next month\u0027s Rogers Cup in Montreal in order to get more rest before opening his hard court season, the world...
23:36, 2019-07-25

Montreal redefines the term ‘butthead’ in bid to cut down on pollution Just one cigarette butt can contain up to 7,000 toxic chemicals and, if thrown on the ground, can pollute up to 500 litres of water....
22:52, 2019-05-19

Medvedev stuns second seed Thiem in Montreal "Russian Daniil Medvedev crushed second seed Dominic Thiem of Austria in straight sets as the eighth-seed powered his way into the Rogers Cup semi-fi...
22:32, 2019-08-09

‘It’s still surreal’: Oprah visits Montreal school It was a dream come true for students and staff at Pierrefonds' Collège Beaubois: Oprah Winfrey dropped by for a visit....
23:32, 2019-06-17

Revolution, Impact finish in 0-0 draw in Montreal MONTREAL (AP) — Bruce Arena made his coaching debut with New England and Ignacio Piatti returned after missing 10 games for Montreal in a 0-0 draw on...
23:36, 2019-05-18

The Madman Theory Of The Montreal/Tampa Bay Rays Any self-respecting student of insane Machiavellian gambits should be familiar with the Madman Theory, Richard Nixon’s self-invented strategy for win...
16:56, 2019-06-27

Rays looking into splitting season between Tampa and Montreal And you thought the Islanders had it bad. Major League Baseball’s executive council has given the Rays the “permission to explore” a split season bet...
22:24, 2019-06-20

Top 5 Fencing: Sabre Grand Prix of Montreal "Here are the top 5 moments from the International Fencing Federation Sabre Grand Prix of Montreal."...
11:04, 2020-01-14

Nadal survives Fognini scare in Montreal "Top seed Rafa Nadal overcame a sluggish start to defeat Fabio Fognini 2-6 6-1 6-2 to keep his title defence alive in Montreal."...
11:28, 2019-08-10

Heat warning in effect for Greater Montreal Environment Canada is asking people to check on older family, friends and neighbours to make sure they are cool and drinking water....
18:36, 2019-07-29

Green alleyways sprouting up across Montreal boroughs Green alleyways have been sprouting up throughout Montreal, with plans to create four new spaces....
21:16, 2019-07-30

Montreal filmmaker gets Oscar nomination for ‘Brotherhood’ The Arabic-language short film tells the story of a Tunisian family, but also just family in general, said writer and director Maryam Joobeur....
00:00, 2020-01-14

This week on ‘Focus Montreal’: Sept. 29, 2019 This week on Focus Montreal, Global invites federal election riding candidates to debate climate policy....
23:40, 2019-09-29

Montreal opposition concerned with metro air quality Ensemble Montréal Councillors believe more should be done to protect the health of metro users....
02:00, 2019-09-07

L’Express, the Beloved Montreal Bistro Where So Much Began Nearly 40, the restaurant is both a cozy neighborhood place and a shrine to the customer-friendly style it helped inspire beyond the city....
12:16, 2019-12-23

‘Culinary solidarity’: Refugee dinners combat anti-immigration sentiment, one plate at a time Across the country, supper clubs and catering companies, co-ops and cooking classes, breaking-bread dinners and culinary tours are using food as a po...
13:16, 2019-06-28

Prince Albert, Grace Kelly's son, sends letter of solidarity to Emmanuel Macron following Notre Dame fire Prince Albert II of Monaco, the son of late American actress turned royal Grace Kelly, is “deeply saddened” by the horrific fire that ravaged the Not...
17:40, 2019-04-18

In a Rare Show of Solidarity, 72 Female British MPs Sign an Open Letter in Support of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex The United Kingdom might still be torn on Brexit, but there is one issue that has bridged party lines; the media’s abuse of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex...
16:16, 2019-10-30

Promoted: Montreal fuel-saving circuit guide Technical Editor Jake Boxall-Legge explains the importance of fuel saving at the Canadian Grand Prix...
23:08, 2019-06-09

Google Stadia’s first game-dev studio opens in Montreal Google is opening a Stadia studio in Montreal as part of its effort to build first-party games for the cloud-streaming service.Read More...
16:08, 2019-10-24

Rays owner says shared season with Montreal is best option ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The principal owner of the Rays says it’s unrealistic for his team to play full time in the Tampa Bay area, and a s...
00:00, 2019-06-26

3 federal leaders campaign in Montreal as election day nears With polls suggesting the vote on Oct. 21 could be extremely tight and some seats likely to be decided in three-, four- or even five-way vote splits,...
12:08, 2019-10-16

Greta Thunberg invited to Montreal’s climate march The 16-year-old Swedish activist arrived in New York City on Wednesday after she set sail in a zero-emissions sailboat from Europe....
20:52, 2019-08-28

Dominic LeBlanc thanks supporters for election win from hospital bed in Montreal Dominic LeBlanc, a cabinet minister under Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, is hospitalized for a bone-marrow transplant....
05:20, 2019-10-22

Video: Three things to watch in the 2019 Canadian GP in Montreal The Canadian Grand Prix often serves up a thrilling race, but will Mercedes bring a new specification engine to retain its stranglehold on Formula 1 ...
11:16, 2019-06-06

Justin Trudeau re-elected in Montreal riding of Papineau Preliminary results showed Trudeau winning roughly 50 per cent of the vote in a riding he has held since 2008....
06:04, 2019-10-22

Vettel fully deserved his Montreal penalty, says Rosberg "Sebastian Vettel fully deserved the penalty that cost him victory in Sunday\u0027s Canadian Grand Prix, 2016 Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg...
20:16, 2019-06-10

Montreal to ban stores from dumping food and unsold clothes The City of Montreal will ban the dumping of food and unsold clothes as part of its five-year action plan to reduce waste....
21:52, 2019-10-17

Montreal Offer-Sheeted Sebastian Aho, But Don Waddell Is Getting Off Those Jokes An unexpected delight on the opening of NHL free agency: The Montreal Canadiens have signed Carolina Hurricanes restricted free agent forward Sebasti...
22:24, 2019-07-01

Roger Federer announces he will skip Rogers Cup in Montreal The Rogers Cup begins Aug. 5 with the men's tournaments in Montreal and the women's tournament in Toronto....
02:32, 2019-07-15

Vela has goal, 2 assists as LAFC tops Montreal 4-2 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carlos Vela scored his league-leading 15th goal and Tristan Blackmon got the first of his career as the Los Angeles Football Club ...
06:48, 2019-05-25

FC Cincinnati ends drought, beating Montreal Impact 2-1 CINCINNATI (AP) — Allan Cruz and Fatai Alashe scored Saturday to help expansion FC Cincinnati end a five-game losing streak in interim coach Yoann Da...
22:40, 2019-05-11

City of Montreal pledges to plant 22,000 trees by year’s end The city says it hopes to plant 22,000 trees by year's end, increasing Montreal's green canopy by five per cent....
20:12, 2019-11-07

Nadal crushes Medvedev to retain Montreal title "Holder and top seed Rafael Nadal overwhelmed Russia\u0027s Daniil Medvedev in straight sets to win his fifth Rogers Cup title in Montreal on Sunday....
09:28, 2019-08-12

Mother’s Day celebrated with birdwatching at Montreal’s St-Jacques Escarpment Dubbed a "Mother's Day bird walk in the Falaise St-Jacques," the event aims to not only show people a good time but also create greater environmental...
22:16, 2019-05-12

Edmund stops Kyrgios to reach second round in Montreal "Kyle Edmund crushed his 15th ace on match point to defeat Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios 6-3 6-4 and reach the second round of the Rogers Cup in Mont...
09:56, 2019-08-07

Céline Dion postpones two additional Montreal shows After cancelling four shows at Montreal's Bell Centre, Celine Dion has been forced to cancel two more during the 'Courage World Tour.'...
23:00, 2019-10-03

How safe is the drinking water at Montreal’s English schools? English schools in Montreal do not know much about the extent of their lead problems, but the Lester B. Pearson Board has a head start....
00:40, 2019-11-06

Composting in schools: Montreal aims to be zero waste by 2030 Last month, the City of Montreal presented its 2020-2025 waste management plan, which aims to divert waste from landfills by 85 per cent by 2030....
23:28, 2019-11-28

Wednesday's Daily Brief: New food agency partnership for children, conference on solidarity for Venezuela, snow leopard at risk of extinction A recap of Wednesday's top stories: UN food agency partnership to feed millions of hungry children; Solidarity conference for 4.5 million Venezuelans...
23:08, 2019-10-23

Kobe Bryant once told ESPN's Elle Duncan that he loved being a 'girl dad,' and now fathers are sharing photos with their daughters in solidarity REUTERS/Mike Blake NBA icon Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna "Gigi" Bryant, died along with seven others in a tragic helicopter crash...
23:04, 2020-01-28

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Call for end to Haiti violence, Palestine refugee agency chief resigns, ICC on Libya, Mahira Khan new UNHCR ambassador A recap of stories this Wednesday: Statement by UN advisory group on Haiti’s crisis; Palestine refugee agency head steps down; Libya remains ensnared...
00:16, 2019-11-07

Nadal to meet Medvedev for Montreal title after Monfils injury "Rafa Nadal will play Russia\u0027s Daniil Medvedev for the Rogers Cup title in Montreal on Sunday after injured Frenchman Gael Monfils withdrew from...
11:52, 2019-08-11

Aviation emissions to take center stage in Montreal as protests loom A global deal to curb carbon emissions from flying will take center stage when the U.N. aviation agency's triennial assembly opens on Tuesday in Mont...
16:40, 2019-09-24

Greenpeace puts up banners downtown Montreal to protest against oil companies Activists from Greenpeace are bringing attention to the impact of oil companies on climate change by installing artwork in downtown Montreal....
22:16, 2019-07-31

Montreal holds public hearings to discuss reducing waste According to numbers provided by the Montreal Metropolitan Community, local households aren't hitting the target of recycling 70 per cent of waste....
00:48, 2019-05-18

Jarry’s shutout streak ends as Montreal beats Penguins 4-1 Tomas Tatar's 10th goal of the season ended Tristan Jarry's franchise-record shutout streak and sparked the Montreal Canadiens to a 4-1 victory over ...
06:08, 2019-12-11

Montreal’s de la Commune service yard to be transformed into green neighbourhood The project includes redeveloping the land at the entrance of the Bonaventure Expressway into a sustainable neighbourhood....
23:20, 2019-06-25

MLB youth skills competition gets Montreal kids to play ball Young baseball players got to show off their skills at an MLB sponsored skills competition with a chance at playing in a major league event....
00:04, 2019-05-12

Promoted: Popular Shell House Canada comes to a close in Montreal After a successful weekend entertaining and educating Formula 1 fans in Montreal, Shell House comes to an end. Here are the highlights from the Canad...
19:12, 2019-06-11

Greta Thunberg to receive key to city after Montreal climate march Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante welcomed the teen activist, a prominent voice in the fight against climate change, to receive the honour after a climat...
16:36, 2019-09-19

Watch: Escaped alligator spotted crossing Montreal road A shocked Montreal woman captured video when she came across an unusual scene for the city -- an alligator crossing the road....
17:36, 2019-12-16

Montreal to start snow removal operations Sunday night While it's not as bad as Newfoundland's 76.2 cms, Montreal was hit with close to 20 cm Saturday night which now needs to be cleared away....
22:40, 2020-01-19

Montreal group supports idea of sharing Rays with Tampa Bay MONTREAL (AP) — The son of former Montreal Expos owner Charles Bronfman believes the predominantly French-speaking city is ready and willing to suppo...
23:32, 2019-06-26

Mayor cites environment, health as Montreal to ban glyphosate pesticide Premier François Legault said on Thursday that the reports were alarming, but the issue needs to be further reviewed before a total provincial ban. ...
03:32, 2019-09-06

Baseball's Daffy Pitch for a Combination Tampa Bay-Montreal Franchise Thank you, baseball! Thank you for serving up the wackiest idea in sports: an underappreciated Florida franchise sharing its team with a Canadian cit...
18:04, 2019-06-21

Greta Thunberg coming to Montreal to take part in climate march Teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg will be in Montreal at the end of the month to take part in a climate march....
19:32, 2019-09-09

Les Forges de Montreal: Saving the blacksmith trade and its heritage site The City of Montreal announced that they would save the heritage site and remove a clause originally put in place by the former Tremblay administrati...
05:08, 2019-08-31

Thierry Henry's Montreal landing tips MLS's rep as managerial incubator Patrick Vieira and Jesse Marsch are exponents of Major League Soccer’s growing reputation as a proving ground for young managers, a path Henry hopes ...
10:08, 2019-11-15

Gentrification under Trudeau's nose: is a Montreal university pushing out the poor? Parc-Ex, one of Canada’s poorest areas and part of Justin Trudeau’s riding, has just welcomed a new University of Montreal campus that aims to positi...
14:48, 2019-09-26

World’s regulators to review pilot licensing in Montreal after 737 MAX crashes The Boeing 737 MAX crashes aren't necessarily the reason why they're meeting, but they coincide with debate over whether increasingly automated comme...
01:32, 2019-07-03

Extinction Rebellion caps off week of protests with downtown Montreal die-in Their message to Montrealers was to stop drinking the "Kool-Aid of denial, despair, inaction, and guilt when it comes to climate change facts"....
23:04, 2019-10-13

Canadian capital Ottawa, Montreal brace for heavy flooding Canada's capital city of Ottawa readied on Friday for heavy flooding as rains were set to further engorge the swollen Ottawa River, while Montreal de...
00:16, 2019-04-27

Rays to explore splitting home games between Tampa Bay and Montreal Rays given approval to explore playing home games in two citiesClub has consistently ranked among MLB’s worst in attendanceThe Tampa Bay Rays have re...
21:04, 2019-06-20

Canada’s party leaders scatter from Montreal to B.C. for campaign Week 3 The Conservative leader will be in Mount Royal and Saint-Leonard-Saint-Michel, which have historically been among the safest Liberal ridings in the c...
13:48, 2019-09-26

Thierry Henry makes surprise return to management in Montreal "Thierry Henry has made a surprise return to football as the coach of MLS side Montreal Impact."...
14:16, 2019-11-14

Montreal Liberal candidate turfed following anti-Semitism allegations Guillet, who was running in Saint-Leonard-Saint-Michel, is a former imam who spoke at the funeral for several of the victims of the Quebec City mosqu...
03:56, 2019-08-31

Kick it to the curb or save it for the birds: how to get rid of Christmas trees in Montreal The City of Montreal is launching its annual Christmas tree collection for most boroughs on Wednesday....
20:00, 2020-01-08

City of Montreal to ban oil heating by 2030 in bid to fight climate change Heating oil will be banned in the City of Montreal, with all municipal buildings making the switch to alternate energy sources by 2021....
22:28, 2019-05-06

Iran plane crash: What is the Montreal Convention, and how will victims be compensated? As the investigation into the downing of a Ukrainian passenger aircraft continues, many questions remain unanswered, including how families of the 17...
21:32, 2020-01-14

Baseball union: Player approval needed to play in Montreal LONDON (AP) — Baseball’s players’ association says the Tampa Bay Rays would need permission from the union to play games in Montreal. Com...
18:12, 2019-06-28

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...
22:20, 2019-10-15

Material mounting outside sorting centre as Montreal deals with recycling crisis As mountains of recyclable material continue to pile up outside Montreal sorting centres, one expert says the situation could have been avoided if th...
21:44, 2020-01-29

Nick Kyrgios shouts at umpire over 'incorrect' towel in Montreal loss Tennis enfant terrible bows out in Canadian Open first roundAustralian collects code violation for an obscenityAn out-of-sorts Nick Kyrgios, upset ov...
07:12, 2019-08-07

Thierry Henry appointed head coach of MLS club Montreal Impact • Former Arsenal and Barcelona striker signs two-year contract• ‘I have always had an eye on this club and now I’m here’Thierry Henry has been appoin...
16:12, 2019-11-14

Arrest at Montreal climate strike after protester reportedly throws egg at Trudeau In a video of the incident, the man is quickly pinned to the ground by two of Trudeau's security personnel....
21:44, 2019-09-27

NetEase opens game studio in Montreal as part of global expansion  NetEase, one of China's big internet and online game publishers, has launched a new video game studio in Montreal as part of a global expansion.Read...
20:24, 2019-07-22

Greta Thunberg takes the stage ahead of Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
18:00, 2019-09-27

The opposition at Montreal city hall wants to make cycling safer for children Opposition leader Lionel Perez said he will ask the mayor to make helmets mandatory for riders under the age of 18....
01:16, 2019-09-06

Andrew Scheer calls appointment of Syrian consul in Montreal ‘outrageous’ Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says it is "outrageous'' that Ottawa has allowed a sympathizer of the Syrian president to become the honorary consu...
19:44, 2019-09-24

Henry hopes Monaco mistakes will benefit spell as Montreal coach "Thierry Henry needs no reminder about his brief stint in charge of AS Monaco but the former France striker said on Monday he hopes the experience wi...
20:20, 2019-11-18

Aviation emissions to take center stage at Montreal gathering as protests loom A global deal to curb carbon emissions from flying will take center stage as the U.N. aviation agency's triennial assembly opens on Tuesday in Montre...
13:41, 2019-09-24

Montreal public transit will be free for the climate change strike Friday According to many activist groups, around 860 cities around the world have demonstrations planned for Sept. 27....
03:08, 2019-09-26

Former Montreal Liberal candidate Hassan Guillet ‘completely shocked’ by accusations The Liberal party withdrew Guillet's election candidacy after a Jewish advocacy group flagged old social media posts the group says are anti-Semitic....
22:48, 2019-09-01

Tampa Bay gets green light from MLB to explore playing split season in Montreal The Tampa Bay Rays have been given the go-ahead by Major League Baseball to look into playing a split season in Montreal....
22:08, 2019-06-20

Montreal approves land transaction for West Island urban park The new acquisition belonging to Grilli Property Group, will be added to the Great Western Park....
00:08, 2019-10-17

Is a huge Montreal building project pushing out Trudeau’s poorest constituents? Residents of city’s Parc-Ex district, one of Canada’s poorest areas, and part of Justin Trudeau’s own electoral district, say a new university campus...
14:08, 2019-09-26

Could a Montreal invention be a game changer for visually-impaired hockey players? For years, visually impaired hockey players have used a tomato juice can or a steel container filled with small balls as a puck....
22:44, 2019-05-18

Rays Suggest Playing Half Their Home Games In Montreal: Seriously, What The Hell? Given all of the problems with the Rays—and there are many—dire situations call for nontraditional thinking. Like hanging out with your friends and s...
20:20, 2019-06-20

Ousted Liberal candidate Hassan Guillet to run as Independent in Montreal riding An ousted Liberal candidate in a Montreal riding has confirmed he will now run as an Independent....
19:44, 2019-09-24

Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price surprises young fan at NHL Awards Carey Price surprised the young fan, who lost his mother to cancer, at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas, Nev....
16:04, 2019-06-20

Desperate Rays owner makes his Montreal split-city plea ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The principal owner of the Rays says it’s unrealistic for his team to play full time in the Tampa Bay area, and a shared...
01:12, 2019-06-26

Montreal moves to ban glyphosate pesticide amid health and environmental concerns Premier François Legault said on Thursday that the reports were alarming, but the issue needs to be further reviewed before a total provincial ban. ...
19:36, 2019-09-06

Green leader highlights pledge to tax major internet companies in Montreal A Green government would "level the playing field" by implementing taxes on companies like Facebook and Netflix, Elizabeth May said on Wednesday....
21:12, 2019-10-09

Hamilton hopes Vettel's Montreal pole is Ferrari's "turning point" Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton hopes Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix pole position marks a turning point for the Ferrari team this s...
23:20, 2019-06-08

Hurricanes will match offer sheet Sebastian Aho signed with Montreal Canadiens The Carolina Hurricanes say they will match the offer sheet tendered to restricted free agent Sebastian Aho by the Montreal Canadiens....
19:48, 2019-07-02

Washington Nationals in World Series 25 years after Montreal Expos never got chance The Washington Nationals are in the World Series with a chance to accomplish what so many thought the Montreal Expos would have done 25 years ago...
15:12, 2019-10-28

Pole to Win International expands Montreal game and tech outsourcing studio Pole to Win is a big game outsourcing company, and now it is expanding its game studio in Montreal.Read More...
17:16, 2019-07-16

Tampa Bay Rays can’t play in Montreal without player approval, baseball union says The players' union says there's still "a lot of work to be done" before the proposed team-sharing idea can move closer to reality....
20:36, 2019-06-28

Montreal demonstrators protest Turkish military invasion in northern Syria Turkey's military offensive targeting Kurdish militia comes after U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly decided that American troops would not interfe...
21:36, 2019-10-12

Madrid's fight over carbon markets moves to Montreal aviation talks The failure of global climate talks in Madrid last week to decide the fate of billions of old carbon credits raises the stakes for the U.N aviation b...
13:40, 2019-12-19

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante to give speech at UN Climate Summit The mayor will also receive environmental activist Greta Thunberg at Montreal City Hall after a climate march on Sept. 27....
16:16, 2019-09-19

Students demand meeting with Premier Legualt as CAQ convention kicks off in Montreal Students are calling for a meeting with Quebec Premier François Legault to discuss green issues as the party convention for the Coalition Avenir Québ...
18:20, 2019-05-25

Montreal marks 50th anniversary of John Lennon, Yoko Ono bed-in for peace A half-century later, the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel is celebrating their storied pacifist pitch to the world with an art exhibition and tours of...
01:44, 2019-05-26

Wednesday's Daily Brief: African youth pivotal to silencing the guns, UNHCR prize winner announced, street clashes in Iraq, Haiti humanitarian update A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Kyrgyz lawyer honoured by UN Refugee Agency; Positive but realistic outlook in runup to Syria talks; Security Cou...
00:04, 2019-10-03

Friday’s Daily Brief: solidarity with Japan, call for DR Congo support, family-friendly workplaces, hottest June ever, Venezuela and Afghanistan updates In today’s Daily Brief: UN stands in solidarity with Japan; avoid panic over DR Congo Ebola emergency; ‘transformative shift’ needed towards family-f...
22:04, 2019-07-19

Future of Montreal recycling uncertain after company announces intention to cease operations However, Jean-François Parenteau, the executive member in charge of the environment, said the city has various options when it comes to moving forwar...
03:36, 2020-01-25

Luxury real estate sales rise in Toronto, Montreal; fall in Vancouver Sales of properties over $1 million jumped five per cent in the first half of 2019 compared with the same period last year....
16:36, 2019-07-10

Montreal-based former Doctors Without Borders head discusses leading aid agency in an era of fear Dr. Joanne Liu, who led Doctors Without Borders through some of the worst medical crises of the last decade, is moving back to Montreal after six yea...
23:32, 2019-10-09

Montreal announces first year-round bike path on new Samuel de Champlain Bridge The bicycle path is set to open in four months and will also be accessible to pedestrians....
17:00, 2019-08-12

Montreal Expos fans claim shaky piece of Nationals’ World Series win Nostalgic Montreal Expos fans are claiming the Washington Nationals' victory as their own, despite a thin connection to the franchise's old home....
15:44, 2019-10-31

Liberal, Green party leaders to take part in Montreal climate change march Justin Trudeau and Elizabeth May will take part in Montreal's climate change march on Friday, while NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will join a similar even...
20:08, 2019-09-26

Steven Guilbeault, Trans Mountain opponent, nominated as Montreal Liberal candidate Steven Guilbeault is an environmental activist who believes he has found in the Liberal Party everything he needs to fight climate change....
09:00, 2019-07-11

Montreal climate march expected to draw thousands, snarl traffic downtown The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
13:08, 2019-09-27

Singh, May campaign in Montreal as Scheer heads to notorious Quebec border crossing The Conservatives aren't saying whether they're talking about immigration and the border on the federal campaign trail today, but leader Andrew Schee...
12:21, 2019-10-09

‘Listen to the science’: Greta Thunberg takes the stage at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
19:00, 2019-09-27

Venezuela closing consulates in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal amid diplomatic tensions Venezuela's foreign ministry says the closures come in response to Canada's decision last week to shut down its embassy in Caracas....
19:56, 2019-06-09

Montreal creates committee to curb climate change, reduce carbon footprint New partners are joining the fight, announced Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Montreal Public...
21:20, 2019-06-19

Ottawa pledges $50M to build sprawling urban park in Montreal’s West Island The federal government agrees to hand over $50 million to help create a massive green space in Montreal's West Island....
23:56, 2019-08-21

Thierry Henry returns to management after being unveiled as new Montreal Impact head coach Arsenal legend Thierry Henry is returning to management with the Montreal Impact, the Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise confirmed on Thursday....
14:28, 2019-11-14

More than 150 Latino actors, writers pen 'letter of solidarity' amid fears America Ferrera and Eva Longoria have written a "letter of solidarity" to Latinos after the shooting in El Paso and a Mississippi immigration raid. ...
17:48, 2019-08-16

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante thanks youth for holding leaders accountable at UN Climate Summit Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante spoke at the United Nations at the opening of the UN Climate Summit....
18:04, 2019-09-23

Close call between planes at Montreal airport caused by staff shortage, deviation from procedure: TSB The Transportation Safety Board of Canada did not recommend any safety action be taken in order to avoid another near-collision....
20:56, 2019-07-10

For transcendent fandom and tasty fried-chicken comedy, look to Montréal's Fantasia Film Festival Montréal adores Brutalism. It’s everywhere in the downtown area of the city, the harsh high rises coexisting surprisingly well with the lush summer g...
19:04, 2019-07-20

Seniors at Montreal climate change march push for a clean planet for future generations With homemade signs in hand, a group of Montreal seniors marched behind an orange banner reading: “A liveable planet for our grandchildren.”...
20:52, 2019-09-27

Football latest - Henry the new Montreal Impact head coach plus England vs Montenegro build-up "Welcome to live coverage from the world of football on Thursday, with reports suggesting that Jadon Sancho could leave Borussia Dortmund."...
14:16, 2019-11-14

Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid training camp in Montreal for personal reasons Real Madrid have confirmed that head coach Zinedine Zidane has left the club's pre-season training camp in Montreal for personal reasons....
17:08, 2019-07-12

Rays given permission by Major League Baseball to explore splitting season between Tampa Bay and Montreal NEW YORK (AP) — Rays given permission by Major League Baseball to explore splitting season between Tampa Bay and Montreal....
20:16, 2019-06-20

Raptor Chris Boucher brings 2019 NBA championship trophy home to Montreal North Toronto Raptors player Chris Boucher showed off the 2019 Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy to some lucky fans in Montreal North....
01:20, 2019-07-27

Greta Thunberg leads Montreal climate strike amid aviation emissions talks Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who inspired a "flight-shaming" movement against air travel, is spearheading a climate change strike on Friday in Mo...
07:32, 2019-09-27