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FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | May 8, 2017
Sen. Kelvin Ogilvie says robotics in health care is an area where 'Canada is really out in front in terms of the research capability, especially in the area of artificial intelligence.' The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | May 8, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | May 8, 2017
Sen. Kelvin Ogilvie says robotics in health care is an area where 'Canada is really out in front in terms of the research capability, especially in the area of artificial intelligence.' The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | May 8, 2017
An example of what cigarette packages will look like if plain-packaging legislation takes effect. Image courtesy of Health Canada
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | May 8, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | May 8, 2017
An example of what cigarette packages will look like if plain-packaging legislation takes effect. Image courtesy of Health Canada
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | April 24, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | April 24, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | April 24, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | April 24, 2017
Brussels Airport welcomed a Bombardier CS100 for the first time in March 2016. The aircraft was performing exercises. Photograph by Kevin Cleynhens
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | April 24, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | April 24, 2017
Brussels Airport welcomed a Bombardier CS100 for the first time in March 2016. The aircraft was performing exercises. Photograph by Kevin Cleynhens
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 20, 2017
Many people will be watching Finance Minister Bill Morneau on budget day this week for clues on where Canada is going with clean technology. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 20, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 20, 2017
Many people will be watching Finance Minister Bill Morneau on budget day this week for clues on where Canada is going with clean technology. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 20, 2017
A protest against the Kinder Morgan pipeline held in Ottawa last November, days before the Trudeau government approved it. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 20, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 20, 2017
A protest against the Kinder Morgan pipeline held in Ottawa last November, days before the Trudeau government approved it. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 6, 2017
B.C. Premier Christy Clark recently agreed to a health deal with the federal government that includes dedicated funding for mental health. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 6, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 6, 2017
B.C. Premier Christy Clark recently agreed to a health deal with the federal government that includes dedicated funding for mental health. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 6, 2017
Liberal goaltender Marc Miller, Conservative skater Ben Lobb, and Liberal skater Neil Ellis compete in a charity hockey game on Feb. 16. Discussions are taking place about what to do about the unhealthy living choices men make. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 6, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | March 6, 2017
Liberal goaltender Marc Miller, Conservative skater Ben Lobb, and Liberal skater Neil Ellis compete in a charity hockey game on Feb. 16. Discussions are taking place about what to do about the unhealthy living choices men make. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 27, 2017
Environment Minister Catherine McKenna's announced carbon tax is not expected to have an immediate impact on the way oil is transported in Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 27, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 27, 2017
Environment Minister Catherine McKenna's announced carbon tax is not expected to have an immediate impact on the way oil is transported in Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
Canadian food producers are concerned what U.S. President Donald Trump's intention of renegotiating NAFTA will mean for them. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
Canadian food producers are concerned what U.S. President Donald Trump's intention of renegotiating NAFTA will mean for them. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay is on the record with his support of supply management, but experts say changes are on the way. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay is on the record with his support of supply management, but experts say changes are on the way. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
Electricity prices are provoking many complaints from consumers lately, but they are also creating many concerns in the agriculture sector. The Hill Times photograph by Kristen Shane
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | February 13, 2017
Electricity prices are provoking many complaints from consumers lately, but they are also creating many concerns in the agriculture sector. The Hill Times photograph by Kristen Shane
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits the Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine in Toronto on Jan. 13, 2016, to which the government is giving a $20-million grant. Photograph courtesy of the PMO
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits the Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine in Toronto on Jan. 13, 2016, to which the government is giving a $20-million grant. Photograph courtesy of the PMO
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
Canada can attract more talent by improving its universities and encouraging students, including those from abroad, to stay in the country, says Prof. Sarah Lubik. The Hill Times file photo
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
Canada can attract more talent by improving its universities and encouraging students, including those from abroad, to stay in the country, says Prof. Sarah Lubik. The Hill Times file photo
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
Public Services and Procurement Minister Judy Foote controls the government's policies for buying the goods and services it uses. The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | February 8, 2017
Public Services and Procurement Minister Judy Foote controls the government's policies for buying the goods and services it uses. The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 18, 2017
Nova Scotia and British Columbia have made commitments to introduce coding into their school systems. Photograph courtesy of Kevin Jarrett
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 18, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 18, 2017
Nova Scotia and British Columbia have made commitments to introduce coding into their school systems. Photograph courtesy of Kevin Jarrett
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
The department of Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr, middle, says it has a number of projects underway to help veterans and their families with mental health problems. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
The department of Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr, middle, says it has a number of projects underway to help veterans and their families with mental health problems. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
Health Minister Jane Philpott has said her government will introduce legislation to legalize marijuana in the spring. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
Health Minister Jane Philpott has said her government will introduce legislation to legalize marijuana in the spring. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale was mandated to lead a review of Canada's cyber-security strategy and infrastructure. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale was mandated to lead a review of Canada's cyber-security strategy and infrastructure. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
A UN peacekeeper on patrol in the Congo. Canada's Minister Defence, Harjit Sajjan, told The Toronto Star that Canada would commit soldiers to a three-year mission in 'dangerous' regions in Africa. Photograph courtesy of the UN, by Sylvain Liechti
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | January 9, 2017
A UN peacekeeper on patrol in the Congo. Canada's Minister Defence, Harjit Sajjan, told The Toronto Star that Canada would commit soldiers to a three-year mission in 'dangerous' regions in Africa. Photograph courtesy of the UN, by Sylvain Liechti
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | December 5, 2016
Liberal MP John McKay said he expects to see a clear plan in place by March 2017 for creating an ombudsman for the extractive sector. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | December 5, 2016
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | December 5, 2016
Liberal MP John McKay said he expects to see a clear plan in place by March 2017 for creating an ombudsman for the extractive sector. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | December 5, 2016
The Port of Vancouver on Canada's West Coast. It's expected the approval of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion will increase oil tanker traffic into the Burrard Inlet to more than 400 ships a year. Photograph courtesy of Bobanny, Wikimedia Commons.
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | December 5, 2016
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | December 5, 2016
The Port of Vancouver on Canada's West Coast. It's expected the approval of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion will increase oil tanker traffic into the Burrard Inlet to more than 400 ships a year. Photograph courtesy of Bobanny, Wikimedia Commons.
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | November 28, 2016
On Nov 21, Canadarm2 releases Orbitals ATK's Cygnus spacecraft after its mission to the International Space Station. Photograph by NASA/courtesy of Canadian Space Agency
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | November 28, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | November 28, 2016
On Nov 21, Canadarm2 releases Orbitals ATK's Cygnus spacecraft after its mission to the International Space Station. Photograph by NASA/courtesy of Canadian Space Agency
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
There are parts of the country where food is grown, and it's easier to export it outside of Canada's borders than it is to sell it to another domestic region, leaving a gap for the import market to fill, some experts say. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
There are parts of the country where food is grown, and it's easier to export it outside of Canada's borders than it is to sell it to another domestic region, leaving a gap for the import market to fill, some experts say. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
Beef might prove to be so expensive in future years as a result of carbon pricing that Canadians and producers turn to alternative forms of protein, says Evan Fraser from the University of Guelph. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
Beef might prove to be so expensive in future years as a result of carbon pricing that Canadians and producers turn to alternative forms of protein, says Evan Fraser from the University of Guelph. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
“I think its actually better for the entire industry to move forward on this deal. It would allow the industry to change its image a little bit,” said Prof. Charlebois, referring to the poor reputation Monsanto has for its role in Genetically Modified Organisms in the agriculture sector. Photograph courtesy of Waywuwei, Wikimedia Commons
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
News | BY DENIS CALNAN | November 14, 2016
“I think its actually better for the entire industry to move forward on this deal. It would allow the industry to change its image a little bit,” said Prof. Charlebois, referring to the poor reputation Monsanto has for its role in Genetically Modified Organisms in the agriculture sector. Photograph courtesy of Waywuwei, Wikimedia Commons
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
The Clyde River Airport. Residents of this community are concerned about seismic testing planned for nearby Baffin Bay. Photograph courtesy of Leslie Philipp's Flickr
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
The Clyde River Airport. Residents of this community are concerned about seismic testing planned for nearby Baffin Bay. Photograph courtesy of Leslie Philipp's Flickr
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
Among the research project taking place in the North, academics will accompany seal hunters to monitor possible pathogens in the animals. Photograph courtesy of Todd Flynn/Todd Russell
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
Among the research project taking place in the North, academics will accompany seal hunters to monitor possible pathogens in the animals. Photograph courtesy of Todd Flynn/Todd Russell
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
Members of a NASA shipborne investigation study how changing conditions in the Arctic will influence the ocean's chemistry and ecosystems. University of British Columbia's Rashid Sumaila says the Arctic is where Canada’s marine environment most needs protection. Photograph courtesy of Kathryn Hansen, NASA.
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
Members of a NASA shipborne investigation study how changing conditions in the Arctic will influence the ocean's chemistry and ecosystems. University of British Columbia's Rashid Sumaila says the Arctic is where Canada’s marine environment most needs protection. Photograph courtesy of Kathryn Hansen, NASA.
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
The Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent taking part in a survey of the Arctic continental shelf. Photograph courtesy of Patrick Kelley, U.S. Coast
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 24, 2016
The Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent taking part in a survey of the Arctic continental shelf. Photograph courtesy of Patrick Kelley, U.S. Coast
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
If Finance Minister Bill Morneau could lead an effort toward a national financial regulatory regime, it would be easier for a startup companies to do business across Canada, says James Brander from the University of British Columbia. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
If Finance Minister Bill Morneau could lead an effort toward a national financial regulatory regime, it would be easier for a startup companies to do business across Canada, says James Brander from the University of British Columbia. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
Once there was a Canadian company called Research in Motion that invented the BlackBerry, which become a worldwide phenomenon. Why can't we have more companies like this? The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
Once there was a Canadian company called Research in Motion that invented the BlackBerry, which become a worldwide phenomenon. Why can't we have more companies like this? The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan would have supporters and opponents to any move to make defence procurement part of Canada's overall innovation strategy. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | October 3, 2016
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan would have supporters and opponents to any move to make defence procurement part of Canada's overall innovation strategy. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
Canada's HMCS Fredericton performs an exercise with Bulgaria's BGS Reshtelni F-13 and the Romania's ROS Regina Maria during a patrol in the Black Sea on April 5, 2016. Photograph by DND's Master Cpl. Sebastian Allain
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
Canada's HMCS Fredericton performs an exercise with Bulgaria's BGS Reshtelni F-13 and the Romania's ROS Regina Maria during a patrol in the Black Sea on April 5, 2016. Photograph by DND's Master Cpl. Sebastian Allain
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
Conservative Defence critic James Bezan said 'it is shameful that it took repeated pressure from NATO and the United States for the Liberals to finally cave and agree to lead a battalion.' The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
Conservative Defence critic James Bezan said 'it is shameful that it took repeated pressure from NATO and the United States for the Liberals to finally cave and agree to lead a battalion.' The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
Canada’s Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance says preventing conflicts before they happen is increasingly becoming an objective of military forces around the world. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | September 26, 2016
Canada’s Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance says preventing conflicts before they happen is increasingly becoming an objective of military forces around the world. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
Conservative MP James Bezan, left, and former Liberal MP Mario Silva pose beside an electric car on display in 2009. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
Conservative MP James Bezan, left, and former Liberal MP Mario Silva pose beside an electric car on display in 2009. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
Conservative natural resources critic Candice Bergen say the Liberal government is neglecting the oil-and-gas sector, but agrees that 'renewable energy will also be an important part of Canada’s future prosperity.' The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
Conservative natural resources critic Candice Bergen say the Liberal government is neglecting the oil-and-gas sector, but agrees that 'renewable energy will also be an important part of Canada’s future prosperity.' The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
A 2011 picture showing NASA research into how changing conditions in the Arctic affect the ocean's chemistry and ecosystems. Some are calling for Canada to go carbon-free by 2050 in an effort to limit climate change. NASA photograph by Kathryn Hansen
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | August 15, 2016
A 2011 picture showing NASA research into how changing conditions in the Arctic affect the ocean's chemistry and ecosystems. Some are calling for Canada to go carbon-free by 2050 in an effort to limit climate change. NASA photograph by Kathryn Hansen
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | July 18, 2016
An artist rendering of the proposed liquefied natural gas development in northwestern B.C. developed by Pacific Northwest LNG. Illustration courtesy of Pacific Northwest LNG
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | July 18, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | July 18, 2016
An artist rendering of the proposed liquefied natural gas development in northwestern B.C. developed by Pacific Northwest LNG. Illustration courtesy of Pacific Northwest LNG
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | July 18, 2016
Two narwhal surface to breathe in Admiralty Inlet at Lancaster Sound, Nunavut. Photograph by Paul Nicklen courtesy of WWF-Canada
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | July 18, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | July 18, 2016
Two narwhal surface to breathe in Admiralty Inlet at Lancaster Sound, Nunavut. Photograph by Paul Nicklen courtesy of WWF-Canada
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | June 20, 2016
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett says, 'The West Coast Energy Fund will play an important role in supporting indigenous entrepreneurship and community-owned businesses to participate in developing the energy-export industry.' The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | June 20, 2016
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | June 20, 2016
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett says, 'The West Coast Energy Fund will play an important role in supporting indigenous entrepreneurship and community-owned businesses to participate in developing the energy-export industry.' The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
FeatureBY DENIS CALNAN | June 20, 2016
A piece of the Keystone pipeline under construction in Nebraska in 2009. Some feel a new aboriginal-led pipeline project in B.C. will become a model to follow in the future. Photograph by Shannon Patrick