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2015-04-16 12:29:36

TORONTO, April 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada's senior governments have regularly missed budget spending and revenue targets during the last decade, with spending overruns of $48 billion combined,

2015-04-02 12:27:28

TORONTO, April 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The federal government should not continue to unduly favour grain rail shipments at the expense of other sectors, which include forestry, mines and energy, according

2015-03-26 12:25:45

TORONTO, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Despite ambitious efforts to implement Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems, the level of health information exchanged across organizations and care settings in Canada

2015-03-09 12:26:30

TORONTO, March 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The hidden costs of congestion are between $500 million and $1.2 billion a year for the Metro Vancouver area, according to a new report from the C.D.

2015-02-12 12:24:37

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Greater school choice has improved the reading and numeracy scores of grade 4 students in some areas of British Columbia, according to a new C.D.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.