Quebec

Bloc leader Yves-Francois Blanchet rises during Question Period in the House of Commons Tuesday November 17, 2020 in Ottawa. Blanchet says his party will table a bill Thursday that would require anyone applying for Canadian citizenship in Quebec to demonstrate a functional proficiency in French. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Bloc to promote bill on French-language proficiency for new citizens

Bloc says familiarity with the official language of Quebec is essential

 

Quebec Premier Francois Legault announces his government’s green plan during a news conference in Montreal on Monday, November 16, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered cars by 2035 as part of $6.7-billion climate plan

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered cars by 2035 as part of $6.7-billion climate plan

 

Demonstrators stand outside the courthouse on the first day of the constitutional challenge to Bill 21 before the Quebec Superior Court in Montreal on Monday, November 2, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

‘It inhibits me’: Teachers open court challenge to Quebec’s secularism law, Bill 21

‘It inhibits me’: Teachers open court challenge to Quebec’s secularism law, Bill 21

 

Caught between two provinces, Quebec border town mulls leaving Atlantic bubble

Caught between two provinces, Quebec border town mulls leaving Atlantic bubble

Quebec Premier Francois Legault speaks during a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the legislature in Quebec City. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot
Quebec Premier Francois Legault speaks during a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the legislature in Quebec City. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot

Quebec court acquits author, declares part of child pornography law invalid

Quebec court acquits author, declares part of child pornography law invalid

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19
A boy hugs his father as he waits to be called to enter the schoolyard the Marie-Derome School in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. on Monday, May 11, 2020. Thousands of Quebec schoolchildren are heading back to class today, putting the provincial government’s controversial back-to-school plan to the test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
A boy hugs his father as he waits to be called to enter the schoolyard the Marie-Derome School in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. on Monday, May 11, 2020. Thousands of Quebec schoolchildren are heading back to class today, putting the provincial government’s controversial back-to-school plan to the test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years

Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years

Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years

Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years
Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says

Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says

Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says

Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says
Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls

Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls

Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls

Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls
Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert

Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert

Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert

Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert
Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths

Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths

Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths

Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths
Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven

Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven

Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven

Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven
Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec

Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec

Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec

Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec
Second day of search yields no sign of French snowmobilers missing in Quebec

Second day of search yields no sign of French snowmobilers missing in Quebec

ST-HENRI-DE-TAILLON, Que. — It was an exuberant group of French travellers who…

Second day of search yields no sign of French snowmobilers missing in Quebec
One dead, five tourists missing after snowmobiles break through ice in Quebec

One dead, five tourists missing after snowmobiles break through ice in Quebec

ST-HENRI-DE-TAILLON, Que. — Quebec provincial police search-and-rescue teams scoured the frigid waters…

One dead, five tourists missing after snowmobiles break through ice in Quebec
Quebec conservation areas balance nature preservation and public access

Quebec conservation areas balance nature preservation and public access

MONTREAL — Minutes after scaling the snowy wooden staircase that leads into…

Quebec conservation areas balance nature preservation and public access
Quebec’s biggest French school board postpones applying religious symbols law

Quebec’s biggest French school board postpones applying religious symbols law

MONTREAL — Quebec’s largest school board has voted to delay application of…

Quebec’s biggest French school board postpones applying religious symbols law
Animal welfare advocates move to seize exotic animals from Quebec roadside zoo

Animal welfare advocates move to seize exotic animals from Quebec roadside zoo

ST-EDOUARD-DE-MASKINONGE, Que. — In what they’re describing as a Canadian first, animal…

Animal welfare advocates move to seize exotic animals from Quebec roadside zoo