Year: 2017

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh predicts he’ll win over Canadians — eventually

OTTAWA—A few floors down from the office that Jagmeet Singh uses when he’s on the Hill, the daily thrust and parry of question period plays out. It’s Parliament’s last sitting day before Christmas, and the NDP leader is explaining why his party is better off if he’s on the road, meeting Canadians, instead of challenging…

2018 Porsche 718 Cayman review

Since 2006, the Porsche Cayman has gone where the 911 could no longer venture. Iconic, revered, and, with each passing year, more viciously fast than ever, the 911 continued to move upmarket to fend off an increasing number of sports and super sports car competitors. Eventually, an opening formed beneath the 911’s transcended performance. Here, Porsche…

Remembering motor racing’s ‘First Lady’

7:32 AM ET Maurice Hamilton Close • Veteran F1 journalist, covering the sport since 1977• Motor racing correspondent for the Observer for 20 years• Has written several books and covered F1 for BBC Radio 5 Live The life of a remarkable woman was fondly recalled on Friday when the motor racing world said goodbye to Bette Hill, wife…

What will Canada’s new accessibility law in 2018 look like?

Canadians with disabilities have their sights set on 2018, when the federal government is expected to usher in long-sought legislation designed to increase accessibility nationwide. The governing Liberals have promised to create a bill that would remove barriers in federally regulated sectors such as banking, interprovincial transportation, telecommunications and government-run services such as Canada Post.…