Aboriginals say government moves violate their rights and ignore their recommendations
Aboriginals: Advocate says those at risk are still separated from support in their own communities
Prime Minister Stephen Harper says his government's drive to diversify Canada's energy markets doesn't make cabinet approval of the controversial Northern Gateway pipeline project a foregone conclusion.
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A task force report has been handed in to the B.C. and Alberta governments that examines the idea of transporting oilsands crude via rail if proposed pipelines don't get the green light, government documents show.
It's an idea the environmental group ForestEthics calls "underhanded."
A Scotiabank Giller Prize winner and author of the current bestseller The Orenda, Joseph Boyden is one of Canada's most prominent writers.
Seven more First Nations in British Columbia received broadband Internet connections this year.
More than seven billion litres of water were used for fracking in B.C. last year. If the government's liquefied natural gas sector takes off, the water needed to get shale gas out of the ground in the northeast corner of the province will likely increase by 500 per cent, or more.
Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn Atleo called on the country's bands to follow in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela and reconcile with Canada at an annual meeting Tuesday.
VANCOUVER, BC, Dec.
Line in the Sand: Reporters speak to communities along the path of Enbridge's energy project
The final report for a Labour Force Survey (LFS) pilot survey on Siksika First Nation has been released today in the Daily.
Please be advised that the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development will make an important announcement regarding the the Family Homes on Reserves or Matrimonial Interests or Rights Act.
LITTLE BUFFALO, Alta. - The blockade of a Calgary energy company's access road is down after a court injunction ordered a northern Alberta aboriginal band to remove it.
OTTAWA - Shawn Atleo, national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, has written to Finance Minister Jim Flaherty asking for more funding for First Nations education in the next federal budget. Here's what Atleo says is needed:
One year ago, the first Idle No More day of action was an unexpected expression of aboriginal identity – and the beginning of what many call a remarkable movement.