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Jul 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Imamat Day/Khushiali

Today, Ismaili Muslims in Canada and around the world celebrate Imamat Day/Khushiali OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Ismaili Muslims in Canada...


Jul 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Imamat Day

OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Imamat Day: "On Imamat Day, we join Ismaili ...


Jul 09, 2019, 06:25 ET The Friends of Zion Museum Presents New Commemorative US-Israel Stamps With US Ambassadors to Europe

On June 29th, the Friends of Zion Museum held a reception and ceremony to honor the United States Ambassadors to Europe, Pro-Israel philanthropists...


Jul 08, 2019, 07:00 ET Fox News' Mark Levin Honored at the Friends of Zion Museum

On Saturday night, the Friends of Zion Museum hosted an event for several United States Ambassadors to Europe and influential guests from the...


Jul 06, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Saturday, July 6, 2019/

OTTAWA, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Toronto, Ontario 1:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend the LiUNA Local 183 Family Day 2019...


Jul 05, 2019, 18:12 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Saturday, July 6, 2019

OTTAWA, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Toronto, Ontario 1:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend the LiUNA Local 183 Family Day 2019...


Jul 05, 2019, 07:00 ET Pro-Israel Philanthropists Dr. Miriam & Sheldon Adelson Receive the Friends Of Zion Award

The Friends of Zion Museum bestowed the FOZ Award upon major Pro-Israel philanthropists Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson, in recognition of their...


Jul 05, 2019, 07:00 ET Presenting: the 41st Edition of the 'Festival of India and Ratha-Yatra Parade'

MONTRÉAL, July 5, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Parade: July 6, 2019 from noon to 2 pm Festival at Jeanne-Mance park: July 6, 2pm to 9pm // July 7, 1pm to 8pm...


Jul 03, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Wednesday, July 3, 2019/

OTTAWA, June 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Toronto, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a roundtable discussion with...


Jul 02, 2019, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Wednesday, July 3, 2019

OTTAWA, June 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Toronto, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a roundtable discussion with...


Jun 21, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Friday, June 21, 2019/

OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Gatineau, Quebec 8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister and Cabinet Ministers will meet with National...


Jun 20, 2019, 17:36 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Friday, June 21, 2019

OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Gatineau, Quebec 8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister and Cabinet Ministers will meet with National...


Jun 17, 2019, 15:44 ET Statement - Denying the rights of one group of people puts everyone's rights at risk

OTTAWA, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Following yesterday's tabling of Quebec's Bill 21, entitled "An Act respecting the laicity of the State," Marie-Claude...


Jun 17, 2019, 04:00 ET TB Joshua to Host Meeting in Nazareth, Israel

Prominent Nigerian cleric T.B. Joshua is scheduled to host a two-day event at the Amphitheatre of Mount Precipice in Nazareth, Israel – the historic...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:23 ET From Myanmar to the Middle East, from Vienna to Nigeria, Support Pours in for KAICIID After Austrian Vote

Following a motion passed on Wednesday in Parliament seeking Austria's withdrawal from the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID)'s Council of...


Jun 12, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media invitation - REM work near the Black Rock: An opportunity to commemorate the rich history of the Irish in Montréal/

MONTREAL, June 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Date: Wednesday, June 12 Time: 7:00 p.m. Address: Loto-Québec parking lot at the intersection of Des Irlandais ...


Jun 11, 2019, 11:29 ET Media invitation - REM work near the Black Rock: An opportunity to commemorate the rich history of the Irish in Montréal

MONTREAL, June 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Date: Wednesday, June 12 Time: 7:00 p.m. Address: Loto-Québec parking lot at the intersection of Des Irlandais ...


Jun 07, 2019, 12:00 ET Statement - Decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in the appeal of the Province canadienne de la Congrégation de Sainte-Croix

MONTRÉAL, June 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - La Province canadienne de la Congrégation de Sainte-Croix (the "Congrégation") today received the reasons for...


Jun 07, 2019, 11:30 ET STATEMENT - Supreme Court of Canada ruling in the appeal filed by Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal

MONTRÉAL, June 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On November 7, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada heard the appeal filed by Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount...


Jun 03, 2019, 19:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Eid al-Fitr

OTTAWA, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Eid al-Fitr: "Tonight at sunset, Muslims in...


May 31, 2019, 10:00 ET Interligne's youth contest videos unveiled - "Take Action Against Bullying!"

MONTREAL, May 31, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Interligne gave a sneak preview of the videos produced for the "Take Action Against Bullying!" contest to an...


May 29, 2019, 08:30 ET Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) Holds New Aid to Humanity in Canada, Vows More Humanitarian Efforts

"The Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) has set its sights on the global campaign against poverty. It's a cause we've committed to champion and sustain as a...


May 28, 2019, 07:00 ET Friends of Zion Museum Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of the US Embassy's Move With Prime Minister Netanyahu & US Embassy

The Friends of Zion Museum and the United States Embassy marked the anniversary of the One-Year Anniversary of the US Embassy in Jerusalem with a...


May 23, 2019, 12:53 ET English-speaking community disagrees profoundly with government on secularism bill

MONTREAL, May 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - A clear majority of English-speaking Quebecers do not support restrictions on religious symbols worn by public...


May 23, 2019, 08:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of the Komagata Maru incident

OTTAWA, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the anniversary of the Komagata Maru...