Canada;s New Democratic Party leader  Jagmeet Singh. Photograph: Vince Talotta/Toronto Star via Getty Images

The leader of Canada’s left-of-centre New Democratic Party faces a key byelection on Monday that will decide whether or not he is able to challenge J(...)

British Colombia’s New Democratic Party government is ending the province’s controversial grizzly bear “trophy hunt” on November 30th. Photograph:  MyLoupe/UIG Via Getty Images

Living in rural western Canada, there is usually one thing on your mind: bears. And the rules are simple – don’t feed them, don’t make eye contact wit(...)