Canola, chemicals and bees: Why Canadian farmers are fighting a proposed pesticide ban

Health Canada is following in the European Union’s footsteps as it moves to ban the use of neonic pesticides due to concerns about their impact

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Palau becomes 1st country to ban sunscreens toxic to coral reef – National

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – In an attempt to protect the coral reefs that divers so admire they have dubbed them the underwater Serengeti, the

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Possession of $56K worth of stolen spirits nets 2-year ban from B.C. Liquor stores

A man who stashed almost $60,000 of stolen liquor at his home has pleaded guilty and been given a conditional discharge that bans him from going

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Calgary Police Association files grievance over cannabis ban for officers

The union representing Calgary police has filed a grievance over a blanket ban on officers using cannabis. Current rules prohibit officers from consuming marijuana,

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Northwest Territories premier believes talks to manage offshore Arctic drilling may signal end of ban

The federal government is opening talks with northerners on managing offshore energy exploration in the Canadian Arctic, a move some hope signals a coming

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More than 1,300 tickets issued in first 24 hours of snow route parking ban

The Calgary Parking Authority says 1,356 tickets have been handed out in relation to the citywide snow route parking ban. The city has been

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To get Trans Mountain built Andrew Scheer says he would invoke constitutional powers, ban foreign funds

Here is how Conservative leader Andrew Scheer described his plan to get the pipeline built in a press conference on Monday. Source link [Prosperity]

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Russia reinstated by World Anti-Doping Agency after nearly 3-year ban – National

The World Anti-Doping Agency reinstated Russia on Thursday despite a wave of protests, ending the nearly three-year suspension of the country’s drug-testing program because

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Nova Scotia legislature debates bill to ban police street checks – Halifax

A proposed bill to put a stop to police street checks was up for debate in the Nova Scotia legislature on Wednesday. The bill

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FDA calls teen vaping an ‘epidemic,’ weighs flavour ban – National

U.S. health officials are sounding the alarm about teenage use of e-cigarettes, calling the problem an “epidemic” and ordering manufacturers to reverse the trend

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