• Capital: Ottawa, in the province of Ontario
• Language: many Canadians have a mother tongue other than English or French, including Italian, Chinese, German, Portuguese, Polish, Ukrainian, Dutch, Greek or other languages.
• Official Currency: Canadian dollar
• Climate: Daytime summer temperatures can rise to 35 °C and higher, while lows of -25 are not uncommon in winter. More moderate temperatures are the norm in spring and fall.
• Time Difference: 10 hrs 30 min behind IST.