From Facebook

Canada's got a new PM, but he looks like a movie star

CANADIANS have voted in a change of government, but all anyone outside the country seems to be talking about is how young and good looking the new leader is.

Introducing Justin Trudeau: 43-years-old, tall and trim and the son of the late Pierre Trudeau who was also appointed Prime Minister in 1968 . 

His Liberal Party won a majority of the Parliament's 338 seats on Tuesday, making the former school teacher the second youngest prime minister in Canadian history.

VOTE: Does Canada now have the Earth's hottest world leader?

Mr Trudeau toppled conservative Stephen Harper, who had held the top job for nine years.

Conservatives pilloried Trudeau as too inexperienced, but he embraced his boyish image on Election Day by wearing jeans and a varsity letter jacket. He then posed for a photo standing on the thighs of two his colleagues to make a cheerleading pyramid.



Word by word: Barnes makes his case

premium_icon Word by word: Barnes makes his case

Read how things unfolded for councillor Barnes at Monday's meeting

Bundy shopping centre shoots for school holiday fun

premium_icon Bundy shopping centre shoots for school holiday fun

This free activity is a great way to keep your kids busy

Needles found at popular park for second time this month

Needles found at popular park for second time this month

More sharps left in popular kids' play area

Local Partners