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Yusra Javed, Queen’s Park press gallery intern, promising young journalist remembered for her drive and tenacity 18 September 2019, 9:49 pm


Yusra Javed was a Ryerson University student, who hosted a youth show on Rogers TV in Durham. She is remembered as a promising young journalist — who managed to land rare interview with Premier Doug Ford during last year’s election.

Canada’s new ambassador to China was already facing questions for his business ties. His marriage is raising more 18 September 2019, 9:24 pm


Dominic Barton’s recent marriage to the Asia Pacific chief for the world’s largest asset-management firm only adds to the list of potential conflicts, critics say.

‘Not a public playground’: Toronto church’s sign offends neighbours, but priest says it’s the only way to fend off sex, drugs and fencing duels 18 September 2019, 8:30 pm


Many in the Catholic church’s Danforth neighbourhood said the sign was unwelcoming, especially to kids. St. Brigid’s priest says they’ve got it all wrong.

Millennials and Gen Z are the biggest voting bloc in this election. One group is determined to get them out to vote 18 September 2019, 8:26 pm


Toronto-based Future Majority has a philosophy: if politicians see they can’t win without young people’s votes, they’ll be more likely to address issues that matter to them.

Cannabis use by young people may be tied to depression and anxiety, CAMH study finds 18 September 2019, 3:00 pm


Subjects who regularly smoked pot had higher levels of a protein linked to brain inflammation, which an earlier study associated with depression and other disorders.

Trudeau’s climate action touted as the best plan Canada’s ever had — and a big disappointment 18 September 2019, 2:45 pm


Environmentalists credit the Liberals for taking on climate change like no federal government ever has, and yet they also believe there are some serious shortfalls that could prevent Canada from reaching its commitments.

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