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ON OUR WEBSITE TODAY FEDERAL LIBERALS, NEW DEMOCRATS PLAN FOR FALL Federal New Democrats and Liberals are holding caucus retreats to prepare for the fall sitting of Parliament - the NDP in greater numbers than ever, while the Liberals grapple with ma

Labour Day wrapup: Summer comes full circle

It's an annual tradition in Victoria - the September long weekend offers one last chance to enjoy festivals around town before the kids go back to school and adults start planning their next vacation.
Red Bull heir accused of fatal hit and run in Ferrari

Red Bull heir accused of fatal hit and run in Ferrari

Police officer victim was dragged down Bangkok streets
PQ, Liberals in tight race for today's Quebec election

PQ, Liberals in tight race for today's Quebec election

The last time Quebec had a sovereigntist government the invasion of Iraq had just gotten under way and there was a frantic international search for Saddam Hussein's weapons of mass destruction.

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Credit missing on Myanmar feature

Commentary: Death of an autocrat: What comes next for Ethiopia?

By Kenneth RothPrime Minister Meles Zenawi of Ethiopia, who died last week after a long illness, liked to portray his country’s leadership as collective. But there was never any doubt about who was in charge.

Victoria author makes Giller Prize long list

Victoria’s Marjorie Celona is among the nominees for this year’s Scotiabank Giller Prize for her debut novel.The 31-year-old author is on the list of 13 titles for Y.

Editorial: Work together on flu vaccine

Flu vaccine is a medical matter — allowing it to become a labour-management issue is not good for public health. The Vancouver Island Health Authority and unions should be working together to ensure all health-care workers receive flu vaccinations.
Victoria area makes hay while the sun still shines

Victoria area makes hay while the sun still shines

Saanich Fair, festivals and holiday put exclamation mark on summer
Air base to be honoured for Second World War role

Air base to be honoured for Second World War role

The Patricia Bay Air Base, which became Victoria International Airport, is being named a national historic civil engineering site thanks to its role in training during the Second World War.