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2014-10-27 16:27:44

Ministers exchange information and best practices to ensure Canada is safe and well-prepared OTTAWA, Oct.

2014-10-20 16:24:51

New campaign encourages parents to talk with their teens about the real dangers of drug abuse TORONTO, Oct.

2014-10-14 20:20:53

BC Hydro must fulfil over 80 legally binding conditions throughout the life of the project. OTTAWA, Oct.

2014-10-14 16:21:11

Ocean Networks Canada's Smart Ocean initiative is helping to achieve a World-Class Tanker Safety System VANCOUVER, Oct.

2014-10-04 12:21:19

OTTAWA, Oct. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, with Canada's Chief Public Health Officer Dr.

2014-09-29 20:23:11

Proposed measure delivers on the Prime Minister's commitment to further restrict flavoured cigars OTTAWA, Sept.

2014-09-26 16:23:29

Coordinated action to prevent, detect, and respond to infectious disease outbreaks WASHINGTON, DC, Sept.

2014-09-26 08:23:24

WINNIPEG, Sept. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - This year marks the 75(th) anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War, which claimed the lives of more than 45,000 Canadians.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]