Lino Saputo turned his family’s humble cheesemaking business into a multibillion-dollar global dairy empire and became one of the 10 richest people in Canada in the process. But while amassing his $6.5-billion fortune, Saputo has also been dogged by allegations of having ties to powerful Mafia figures in both CanadaRead More →

Quebec Premier François Legault says wait times for abortions of more than four weeks in some regions of the province are “unacceptable,” and that the government is working to improve the situation.  “There’s a lot of work to do: there are people to hire, like attendants and nurses,” Legault said.Read More →

The deputy leader of the federal Green Party says he would like to see Canada’s attorney general intervene in court cases that challenge Quebec’s new law on religious symbols. But that position is at odds with the party’s official position on the legislation commonly referred to as Bill 21. Quebec’s National AssemblyRead More →