Grégoire Lefrançois, 75, took measurements by hand of the outside of Centre Block and used Google Earth to plan out his model. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Transport Minister Marc Garneau shows us what Montreal looked like to him while aboard the Challenger. MPs sport yellow roses in support of finding a cure for cystic fibrosis.
'It's not been boring,' says chief of protocol Elizabeth Rody.
Historian Paul Litt dives into Trudeaumania and comes up with fresh, new perspectives.
Alex Marland talks about his book Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in the Age of Message Control.
Mexican envoy Agustín García-López Loaeza says he accomplished what he came here to do, so now he’s moving on.
L'idée au cœur de l’intégration est que la santé et le bien-être sont l'affaire de tous—pas seulement des soignants—et que cette préoccupation commune doit se déployer tout au long de la vie, dans tous les milieux et dans toutes les activités humaines. Ce livre réunit de précieuses informations, à la fine pointe des modèles conceptuels internationaux, et aidera les intéressés à passer d’un mode d'organisation traditionnel fondé sur les besoins des systèmes à une approche soucieuse d'aménager les services en fonction des besoins réels de la population.
In his book, Down Inside: Thirty Years in Canada's Prison Service, former deputy warden Robert Clark says after spending 30 years working in some of Canada's most notorious prisons, humane treatment and rehabilitation is better than the tough-on-crime approach with prisoners. But he's not sure anyone's listening.
The bank is expected to make its latest interest rate announcement. 10 a.m.
The Canadian Federation of University of Women’s Diplomatic Hospitality Group in Ottawa invites diplomats, their spouses/partners, and their families to this event, with the theme Historic Ottawa. It will feature a visit to the Billings Estate Historic Site, 2100 Cabot St., Ottawa. 10 a.m.-noon. A nominal fee will be charged to help cover costs.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will travel to Brussels, Belgium, to participate in the NATO Leaders’ Meeting on May 25. Following the NATO meeting, he will visit Taormina, Italy, from May 26 to 27, to participate in the 43rd G7 Leaders’ Summit. He will then go to Rome and Vatican City. It will be his first official visit to Italy. In Vatican City, he will have an audience with Pope Francis for the first time. For more information, news media members may call PMO Media Relations, 613-957-5555.
The Conservatives will elect their next leader on May 27, 2017. The party is urging Conservative Party members to buy memberships or renew them in order to vote. For more information, contact Cory Hann, director of communications, Conservative Party of Canada, at 613-697-5614.