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Parents have responsibility to vaccinate children: Harper (with video)

Prime Minister Stephen Harper says it’s the responsibility of Canadian parents to vaccinate their children.

“We have a responsibility to set an example,” Harper said Wednesday during a moderated discussion with Bill Gates on maternal, newborn and child health.  422 more words

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Ottawa Postscript: Remembering "National" Meal-time Rituals

Ottawa always attracts attention. The city and its government business present opportunities for socializing, celebrating, and politicking over a meal.

Here are two famous Canadian writers (outsiders to the city) reflecting on capital fare both real and imagined. 382 more words

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Governor General hosts Winter Celebration at Rideau Hall

Gov. Gen. David Johnston and his wife, Sharon, were the hosts of Winter Celebration at Rideau Hall on Saturday afternoon as part of The Year of Sport in Canada. 233 more words

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Governor General to Visit Alberta and British Columbia

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Governor General to Visit Alberta and British Columbia

Ottawa—Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will visit Alberta and British Columbia from… 2,200 more words

Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876 . 1948)

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Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah born in Karachi on December 20, 1876. He was a lawyer and also politician who fought for explanation for India’s independence from Britain, then shifted to found a Muslim talk about in Pakistan in 1947. 6,404 more words

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Constitutional Defiance

In news which perhaps did not receive the attention it deserved, the federal leader of the opposition, Thomas Mulcair, announced that, if he becomes Prime Minister following the next federal election, … 1,344 more words

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