Ottawa

  • Canada: 6 dead as passenger train collides with a bus in Ottawa 19-09-2013 09:08 AM

    A passenger train and a double-decker city bus collided on the outskirts of Ottawa on Wednesday, killing six people on the bus and injuring 30 others, emergency officials said. The front of the red double-decker bus was sheared off and the engine of the VIA Rail train had derailed, but...
  • Travel postcard: 48 hours in wintry Ottawa 03-01-2011 09:59 AM

    Ottawa: Canada's compact capital is ideal for those who enjoy an active winter break with their families, particularly when the world's longest groomed outdoor skating rink opens for business in mid-January. The city's charm lies in its small size, which makes a pleasant contrast to Toronto and Montreal. You can...
  • Indian in Al-Qaeda bomb plot nabbed in Canada 26-08-2010 06:30 PM

    New Delhi: The Canadian police claimed to have foiled a major Al-Qaeda bombing plot by arresting two Ottawa residents, including an Indian. They are alleged to have close ties with top leaders of the terror outfit. Misbahuddin Ahmed (36) is now being questioned in Ottawa for his role in 'Operation...