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2015-01-20 12:22:29

Alberta could slip into recession. CALGARY, Jan.

2009-05-11 10:50:44

Prices of new homes in Canada fell 0.5 percent from the previous month and 2.4 percent from the same month a year earlier, the government said Monday. The March decline was the new housing price index's sixth straight month-over-month drop and the third straight month for year-over-year declines, Statistics

2008-07-13 15:00:24

By JOHN E MULLIGAN; Red Caveney Home from Congress for the holiday, lawmakers are inundated with complaints about high oil prices. WASHINGTON -- Sen.

2008-07-09 21:00:28

By GRAEME SMITH and MICHAEL SETTLE THE political battle over oil and gas revenue has reignited after the industry revealed that on the back of high prices it is set to pour GBP6bn more than expected in tax into Treasury coffers - doubling last year's overall tax-take.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.