Who said Ottawa’s boring?

We may be pencil pushers by day, but Ottawans know how to have fun on off hours. From our staff to yours, here’s an all-season guide to kick it up a notch on posting in Canada’s capital.

Iranian human rights lawyer picked as first Scholar at Risk in Ottawa

Hossein Raeesi will be a visiting scholar in Carleton’s Department of Law and Legal Studies.

High risk of dirty money in Canadian real estate, says report ordered by financial intel agency

Experts agree, but lack of data means analysis is difficult.

Election 2015: Debate over expat voting rights reignited

The election is on! If you qualify to vote by mail from abroad, apply online as soon as possible.

Money, attention still flow to Canada-US border pact

Preclearance, air cargo deals now in play; industry still waiting for single window, trusted trader.

No rulebook for safe-haven cases, say former envoys

Some say Canada was justified in harbouring armed demonstrators inside its Kyiv mission.

Big history, big civilization

Mongolia's ambassador wants to share his cultural heritage.

Mitacs and the giant internship program you've never heard of

The federal Conservatives can’t seem to stop throwing money and attention at this national non-profit.

Cesar’s story

Incoming Project Ploughshares executive director talks about how he came to Canada and wound up in Waterloo, Ont.

UPDATED: Chrétien, Putin to meet in Moscow

Former PM and Russian envoy both attended Ottawa meeting on April 20.


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