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#Canada

# canada - Yesterday’s News

'Hostage politics': Campaigners condemn death penalty for Canadian citizen in China

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg was convicted of drug smuggling.

# canada - Monday 14 January, 2019

China-Canada row deepens as Beijing sentences Canadian drug trafficker to death Diplomatic Rift This post contains videos

China-Canada row deepens as Beijing sentences Canadian drug trafficker to death

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg declared his innocence throughout a retrial.

# canada - Sunday 13 January, 2019

'Very, very happy' Saudi woman arrives in Canada after receiving asylum Toronto This post contains videos

'Very, very happy' Saudi woman arrives in Canada after receiving asylum

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun had accused her family of physical and psychological abuse.

# canada - Friday 11 January, 2019

Saudi teen fleeing family granted asylum in Canada

Mohammed al-Qunun was already en route to Toronto today when Justin Trudeau made the announcement.

Huawei employee arrested in Poland on suspicion of spying for China

The Chinese foreign ministry told AFP it was “highly concerned” by the arrest.

# canada - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Discovery of 'repeating' radio waves from deep space baffles astronomers

The waves were discovered by Canadian scientists, who cannot explain their origin.

# canada - Thursday 13 December, 2018

China confirms detention of 2 Canadians as tensions rise between countries

The two cases ratchet up pressure on Canada, which is holding Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies.

# canada - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Canadian court grants Huawei executive bail in ongoing diplomatic spat between China and US

Meng Wanzhou has been held since 1 December in Canada on an American extradition request.

# canada - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Huawei executive detained in Canada seeks bail and electronic monitoring

Meng Wanzhou faces US fraud charges related to alleged sanctions-breaking dealings with Iran.

# canada - Sunday 9 December, 2018

China summons Canadian ambassador over 'unconscionable, vile' detention of Huawei exec

Meng Wanzhou has been held since 1 December in Canada on an American extradition request.

# canada - Friday 7 December, 2018

'We have an independent judiciary': Justin Trudeau defends arrest of Chinese executive at request of US

Meng Wanzhou was arrested last week as she changed flights in Vancouver.

# canada - Thursday 6 December, 2018

China reacts furiously after Huawei executive arrested in Canada

Meng Wanzhou was arrested in the western city of Vancouver on 1 December.

# canada - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Canadian mother and baby killed in suspected bear attack

Their bodies were discovered by the child’s father.

# canada - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Irishman found after going missing in Canada

Police had asked for the public’s help in locating Damien Hanley.

# canada - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

From The42 We could see an extra 16 teams at the next World Cup Expansion

We could see an extra 16 teams at the next World Cup

Accommodating more sides would vastly complicate Qatar’s task in preparing for the competition.

# canada - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Poll: Would legalising cannabis work in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would legalising cannabis work in Ireland?

Canada is going for it from today.

Cannabis is legal across Canada from today and 109 stores are opening immediately

Medical marijuana dispensaries are already common in parts of the country.

# canada - Monday 8 October, 2018

Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery

Four people received hospital treatment for minor injuries.

# canada - Saturday 25 August, 2018

'Our relationship is getting closer': Donald Trump hints at new trade agreement between US and Mexico

'Our relationship is getting closer': Donald Trump hints at new trade agreement between US and Mexico

The trilateral NAFTA treaty has been a key target of the US president’s aggressive trade strategy.

# canada - Saturday 11 August, 2018

This Mohawk Grand Chief will show Ireland what we can learn from the indigenous struggle in Canada

Grand Chief Joseph Norton is visiting Ireland next week. He told us what he thinks of Justin Trudeau and the current Canadian government.

# canada - Friday 10 August, 2018

Two police officers among four fatalities in Canadian mass shooting as suspected gunman arrested

The incident happened in the Fredericton area of New Brunswick.

# canada - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Saudi Arabian airline suspends flights to Toronto as row intensifies

Saudi Arabia has expelled the Canadian ambassador and frozen “all new business”.

# canada - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Toronto gunman had 'severe mental health challenges', according to family

Authorities have named Fassal Hussain as the assailant behind Sunday’s deadly shooting spree.

# canada - Monday 23 July, 2018

Toronto shooting: 10-year-old and 18-year-old killed as gunman opens fire at restaurant Canada This post contains videos

Toronto shooting: 10-year-old and 18-year-old killed as gunman opens fire at restaurant

The gunman was shot dead after an exchange of fire with police.

# canada - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Irish woman (21) dies in Canada car crash

The young woman had been the sole occupant of the car.

# canada - Friday 20 July, 2018

Remains recovered of eighth victim allegedly killed by Canadian landscaper

Bruce McArthur (66) was arrested in January and has been charged with eight counts of first-degree murder.

# canada - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Canadian man killed in rare polar bear attack

Aaron Gibbons put himself in harm’s way to protect his children, locals said.

At least 19 people killed in Canada heatwave as temperatures soar

12 of the dead were reported in the eastern province’s capital Montreal.

# canada - Saturday 30 June, 2018

'We will not back down' - Canada announces taxes on ketchup and lawnmowers in response to Trump tariffs

The taxes on items including ketchup, lawn mowers and motor boats amount to $12.6 billion.

# canada - Saturday 23 June, 2018

French teenager spent two weeks in US detention after she crossed Canada border jogging on beach

‘We were locked up all the time and in the yard there was barbed wire and dogs.’

# canada - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# canada - Monday 11 June, 2018

Trump continues Twitter attack on US allies following G7 summit: 'Justin acts hurt when called out!'

US president Donald Trump has continued his strong criticism of US allies.

# canada - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'Very dishonest & weak': Trump lashes out at Trudeau following G7 summit

The summit descended into farce and a renewed threat of global trade war.

# canada - Friday 1 June, 2018

Trump's 'illegal', 'unacceptable' steel and aluminium tariffs will kick in today, and US allies are not happy

Stock prices slumped amid fears of a trade war between the nations.

# canada - Friday 25 May, 2018

15 people injured in Ontario restaurant explosion

Police are looking for two males who were caught on CCTV moments before the blast.

# canada - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

It escaped Labrador: Mayo lifeboat crew in 7-hour callout to secure steel barge from Canada

The 26 metre barge broke free from its moorings, over 3,080km away, last winter

# canada - Saturday 12 May, 2018

From The42 'We're all caught up in our lives with work and Mayo football, but it just makes you think what happened to him' David Gavin

'We're all caught up in our lives with work and Mayo football, but it just makes you think what happened to him'

The memory of David Gavin lives on in Breaffy GAA club in Mayo.

# canada - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada

Today the young man’s football club Breaffy GAA club confirmed the news, with “great relief and a lot of sadness”.

# canada - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Canadian man charged over Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

Alek Minassian has been charged with 10 counts of premeditated murder.

What we know about the Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

The suspect’s motives remain unknown.

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