British Columbia

Canada PM indicates he will not bend on key NAFTA demands at talks

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 - 01:10 GMT

Canada PM indicates he will not bend on key NAFTA demands at talks.

Canada's Trudeau to press British Columbia to accept pipeline -source

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 01:20 GMT

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to pile pressure on British Columbia's provincial government to drop its resistance to a pipeline project.

Canada province pushes on with mega dam project despite opposition

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 - 11:24 GMT

British Columbia said it would push ahead with a $8.32 billion hydroelectric dam project approved by the western Canadian province's previous government.

British Columbia to ban corporate, union political donations

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 04:50 GMT

British Columbia's new government on Monday introduced legislation to ban corporate and union donations to political parties in the coastal Canadian province

British Columbia extends wildfire state of emergency

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 - 03:40 GMT

The Canadian province of British Columbia has extended a state of emergency for a third time until Sept. 1 because of wildfires raging across the region.

Two former sect leaders found guilty of polygamy in Canada

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 04:10 GMT

A Canadian court on Monday found two former leaders of a breakaway religious sect guilty of practicing polygamy.

Canada musters military to fight wildfires as 39,000 evacuated

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 06:15 GMT

Canada was deploying military aircraft, Australia was sending 50 firefighters to battle rapidly spreading wildfires in British Columbia that have forced 39,000.