Tamara Khandaker

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Doug Ford is Banning Cell Phones in Schools

Critics say that a blanket cell phone ban may be impossible to enforce, and also takes away a potentially powerful learning tool.
Tamara Khandaker
3.12.19
News

Will Canada Actually Lose 9,000 Jobs If SNC-Lavalin Is Prosecuted?

Experts weigh in on Justin Trudeau's talking points that a prosecution of SNC-Lavalin will mean mass job losses for Canadians.
Tamara Khandaker
3.11.19
politics

Everything You Need to Know About Doug Ford’s Political Interference Scandal

Ford’s buddy Ron Taverner has withdrawn his name from consideration to be the province’s next top cop.
Tamara Khandaker
3.7.19
News

Justin Trudeau Didn’t See Cabinet Shuffle as a Demotion for Jody Wilson-Raybould, Former Top Advisor Says

Gerald Butts testified that Wilson-Raybould was offered the position of Indigenous Affairs minister to show how important the file was to the government.
Tamara Khandaker
3.6.19
News

Ontario Police Commander Fired After Criticizing Doug Ford Appointment

On Tuesday, the NDP called for a public inquiry into the firing of Brad Blair and the appointment of Ron Taverner as the next OPP commissioner.
Tamara Khandaker
3.5.19
News

Jody Wilson-Raybould Describes ‘Veiled Threats’ in SNC-Lavalin Testimony

The former attorney general named Trudeau and 10 others who she says tried to interfere in the prosecution of the Quebec company.
Tamara Khandaker
2.27.19
News

Andrew Scheer Doubles Down on His Support for United We Roll

Scheer insists he supports energy workers, and not the racist and anti-immigrant rhetoric connected to the Yellow Vest movement.
Tamara Khandaker
2.26.19
politics

Canada’s Top Bureaucrat Backs Trudeau’s SNC-Lavalin Story

The Clerk of the Privy Council testified he's worried that the extreme rhetoric in the current political climate could lead to an assassination.
Tamara Khandaker
2.21.19
News

Father Charged With Killing His 11-Year-Old Daughter Dies in Hospital

Roopesh Rajkumar was accused of abducting and killing Riya Rajkumar on her birthday.
Tamara Khandaker
2.21.19
politics

Andrew Scheer Criticized For Support of United We Roll Convoy

Scheer spoke at the same rally as Faith Goldy, the notorious white nationalist. Anti-hate activists say the United We Roll campaign has been plagued by racist messages.
Tamara Khandaker
2.20.19
News

Amber Alert That Located 11-Year-Old’s Alleged Killer Sparks ‘Numerous’ Complaints

Police say the late night alert prompted many Ontarians to call 911.
Tamara Khandaker
2.15.19
News

Former Ontario Teacher Who Filmed Students’ Cleavage Found Guilty of Voyeurism

The Supreme Court of Canada ruled the 27 students’ privacy had, in fact, been violated.
Tamara Khandaker
2.14.19
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