World figure skating champs in Montreal cancelled due to COVID-19

03/11/2020

Next week’s world figure skating championships in Montreal have been cancelled, announced Quebec’s health ministry on Wednesday. The event was scheduled for March 18-22 and the Bell Centre. The spread of the novel coronavirus caused Quebec health officials to evaluate whether the event should be […]

Halifax Mayor Mike Savage announces he’ll run for third term

03/11/2020

Mike Savage has announced that he will run for a third term as the mayor of Halifax, joining Coun. Matt Whitman as the only candidates to declare for the position in the upcoming Halifax Regional Municipality’s mayoral race. Savage confirmed to Global News on Wednesday […]

Iran agrees to send black boxes of crashed jet to Ukraine: official

03/11/2020

MONTREAL/OTTAWA (Reuters) – Iran’s aviation authority has agreed to send black boxes from a downed Ukrainian jetliner to Kiev for analysis, Iran’s representative at the United Nations’ aviation agency told Reuters on Wednesday. Farhad Parvaresh, who heads Iran’s delegation at the U.N.’s Montreal-based International Civil […]