Ottawa

Type: City
Name: Ottawa
Country: Canada
Latitude: 45.419998
Longitude: -75.709999
population: 874,433
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

Ottawa upbraids Russian envoy, skips Arctic Council meeting over Ukraine

The federal government called in Russia’s ambassador to Canada for another dressing down and announced it would skip Arctic Council meetings in Moscow this week in response to escalating tensions in Eastern Ukraine.Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Why weren’t they protecting us Ottawa blasted over Heartbleed breach

Heartbleed web security bug: What you need to know Researchers in Canada's online security community say that the Heartbleed breach is evidence that government is often not as well equipped as ... ... [Published Big News Network - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

Oliver names investment banker, long-time Conservative as chief of staff

OTTAWA – Recently-appointed Finance Minister Joe Oliver has gone to Bay Street for his chief of staff.Dan Nowlan, a long-standing Conservative who until last November was the co-head of CIBC equity capital markets, was named the minister’s chief of staff ... [Published Canadian Business Magazine - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

Media Advisory: Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to Highlight Trade Mission to the Republic of Korea and Japan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/15/14 -- On Wednesday, April 16, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be available to speak to media via teleconference about his trade mission to the Republic of Korea and Japan. EVENT: Media call back DATE: Wednesday, ... [Published Sys-Con India - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Feds miss chance to bolster apprenticeships?

OTTAWA – Stakeholders are disappointed that the Conservative government has declared its massive new federal-provincial infrastructure project open for business — with nary a mention of apprenticeships.Ottawa kicked off its $14-billion New Building Canada ... [Published Global News Canada - 11 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Ottawa police chief commends officers for dramatic water rescue in Rideau River

Three Ottawa police officers are being credited for saving a 17-year-old girl’s life after she plunged into the frigid waters of the Rideau River Monday night.It was the quick thinking of Const. Colin Bowie that took the girl out of harm’s way after negotiations ... [Published Metro Canada - 12 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

$1.3 billion East Coast Transmission project with Ottawa’s guarantee gets AAA-rating

The ranks of AAA-rated issuers in Canada are relatively thin - and even thinner once debt issues from the federal government, from federal crown corporations and some asset-backed transactions are ... ... [Published Big News Network - 12 hours ago]
Entities: Ottawa, Canada
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 5 reports

Canada, Poland to announce Ukraine aid package

Ottawa (AFP) - Canada and Poland will announce an aid package for Ukraine when Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird visits Warsaw next week, a Polish official told AFP on Tuesday.The spokesperson for the Polish embassy in Ottawa however would ... [Published Yahoo! News - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Poland, Ukraine, Canada
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

Man, 25, faces multiple charges in Ottawa bank robbery

, EDT. OTTAWA - Ottawa police say a 25-year-old man faces multiple charges in a bank robbery.Police say a man went into a bank (on Scott Street) just after 4 p.m. Monday and handed staff a note demanding cash.They say he ran off with an undisclosed amount ... [Published 610 CKTB - 16 hours ago]
Entities: Ottawa, Cash Robbery, Police
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Ottawa and Sikorsky agree on new terms for Cyclone choppers

The Harper government has reached a deal to amend its contract with the U.S. manufacturer of the long-delayed CH-148 Cyclone maritime helicopters, The Canadian Press has learned.The agreement with Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., which is still being vetted ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 4 reports

Husband charged with first-degree murder in Gill case

A first-degree murder charge for Bhupinderpal Gill is the latest twist in an unsettling homicide story.Gill is the husband of Ottawa's first homicide victim of 2014 and rumored to be the lover of a woman who was charged with the crime last week.Relatives ... [Published TheLoop.ca - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Thunderstorm hits Ottawa but capital to avoid worst of it

Ottawa Citizen Monday 14th April, 2014OTTAWA -- A short but nasty thunderstorm may have paused over the Ottawa-Gatineau area Sunday night, but the heavy rainfall that had earlier been predicted for the region over the next few days appears unlikely.Early ... [Published Canada Standard - Apr 14 2014]

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At least one possible Canadian military intervention "assumes that a legitimate armed opposition group has been recognized" by Canada, although details about the rest of this scenario have been blacked out
"We've got a pasta buffet lunch and prime rib dinner today," chef Debbie Leas, 55, told me that first day. "I get a lot of compliments on the prime rib. Tomorrow's brisket. Yummy, yummy. You like tacos? We have a taco bar on the way to St. Louis. You eat bread pudding? You have to try my bread pudding. I make a raspberry white chocolate bread pudding."
"People picnic in there. There's often people playing bocce ball or Frisbee and, of course, quite aa few weddings and wedding photos are often taken among the gardens."
Instead of saying that "97% of climate scientists have concluded that human-caused climate change is happening" as was stated in the column "," it should have been 100%

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Today’s letters: Lessons from — and about — Vim... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 3 hours ago]
Re: Remembering Vimy , letter to the editor, April 15. Curt Shalapata’s letter extolling Canadian military virtues should have stopped with the First World War. Canada’s army (and navy, for that matter) performed with mediocrity in the Second World ...
Chris Selley: Protect democracy from non-citize... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 3 hours ago]
The latest partisan talking point in favour of the Fair Elections Act — specifically, for eliminating the ability of one voter to “vouch” for another’s identity and place of residence — is that Ontario got rid of vouching and nobody noticed. It has ...
We Day: Thousands celebrate activism! [Published Ceasefire.ca - 4 hours ago]
Sixteen thousand young people united in Ottawa to celebrate global activism for We Day on April 9th. ...
Refugee claim acceptance in Canada appears to b... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 9 hours ago]
Despite sweeping changes to the Immigration & Refugee Board that shifted decisions from political appointees to civil servants, a new analysis of who became a refugee in Canada shows massive discrepancy between decision makers, with one adjudicator rejecting ...
Canada Takes Principled Stand on Arctic Council... [Published Canada Government News Releases - 9 hours ago]
April 15, 2014 - Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development CanadaThe Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, today announced ...
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