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We have taken back Ontario, says Ontario's premier elect Doug Ford

Ottawa, June 8 (IBNS): Premier-elect Doug Ford, whose Progressive Conservatives  have secured a majority government ending nearly 15 years of Liberal Party rule in Canada's Ontario province, said the people of the region have spoken by electing his party to power.

Canada: Ontario elections underway, EVMs in use for first time

Toronto, Jun 7 (IBNS): With the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) for the first time in Canadian polling history, the Ontario elections are underway on Thursday, media reports said.

Canada: Wynne mentions the moment she realised her imminent defeat in Ont. polls

Toronto, Jun 5 (IBNS): Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has pinpointed the moment when she realised about her imminent defeat in the upcoming Ontario elections, which is scheduled to be held on Jun 7, media reports said.

Canada: I will no longer be Ontario Premier after election, says Kathleen Wynne

Toronto, Jun 2 (IBNS): In a dramatic twist to the Ontario election, Premier of the province, Kathleen Wynne, on Saturday hinted that she won't be able to win Jun 7 election.

Canada: Kathleen Wynne says she won't win Ontario election

Toronto, Jun 2 (IBNS): Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne on Saturday said she is aware that she won't win the Ontario election, which will be held next week, CTV News reported.

Canada: 'I can do better', tells Ontario Premier Wynne to voters

Toronto, May 24 (IBNS): Ahead of the Jun 7 election, Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne has said she can do better for people, in a bid to return to power in the upcoming polls, media reports said.

Canada: Doug Ford elected as new Ontario PC leader

Toronto, Mar 12 (IBNS): Former Toronto city councilor Doug Ford had been elected as the new Ontario Progressive Conservative (PC) party leader on the third ballot of preferential voting on Saturday narrowly, media reports said.

Kathleen Wynne says she stands by Ontario's auto sector

Ottawa, Feb 4 (IBNS:  Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne  following a roundtable with leaders from Ontario's automotive sector said was committed to standing up for the sector and not allow free trade to affect it.

Canada: Kathleen Wynne parts ways with Liberal's strategist Patricia Sorbara, focuses on election

Toronto, Jan 19 (IBNS): After a revamp of the cabinet, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has parted ways with her strategist Patricia Sorbara with a focus on election, to be held in June, 2018, media reports said.

Canada: Tim Hortons franchise owners blames Wynne for paid benefits cut

Toronto, Jan 19 (IBNS): In a surprising statement issued by Tim Hortons franchise owners in Ontario, Premier Kathleen Wynne has been virtually blamed for the paid benefits cut by the restaurant chain following the decision of minimum wage hike by the government, media reports said.

Canada: Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne boosts cabinet with women power

Toronto, Jan 18 (IBNS): Eyeing on the next election, to be held in June, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, revamped her cabinet by infusing more women power into it, media reports said.

Canada: Attack on Muslim girl did not happen, say Toronto police

Toronto, Jan 16 (IBNS): In a surprising statement, the Toronto police on Tuesday said an alleged attack on an 11-year old Muslim girl, whose hijab was reportedly cut, did not happen, media reports said.

Canada PM Justin Trudeau condemns attack on Muslim girl in Toronto

Toronto, Jan 13 (IBNS): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, on Saturday, condemned an attack on an 11-year old Muslim girl whose hijab was repeatedly cut by a man a day ago.

Canada: #boycottTimHortons trends on Twitter, consumers support restaurant employees over pay-hike aftermath

Toronto, Jan 10 (IBNS): Tim Hortons is suddenly facing heat from its own consumers as many of them have boycotted the restaurant after it denied benefits to its employees over the Ontario's decision of pay hike.

Canada: Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne accuses Tim Hortons of bullying employees by reducing benefits

Toronto, Jan 5 (IBNS): Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne accused children of Tim Hortons' co-founders of bullying their employees by reducing the benefits as a reply to the increase in minimum wage decided by the province, media reports said.