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

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

Dec 12th 2018, 7:18 AM 10,303 Views 9 Comments

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

Huawei executive detained in Canada seeks bail and electronic monitoring
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

Huawei executive detained in Canada seeks bail and electronic monitoring

Dec 11th 2018, 7:23 AM 9,929 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 9th 2018, 10:08 AM 13,714 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 7th 2018, 7:13 AM 12,135 Views 12 Comments

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

China reacts furiously after Huawei executive arrested in Canada
# Meng Wanzhou
# Meng Wanzhou

China reacts furiously after Huawei executive arrested in Canada

Updated Dec 6th 2018, 9:09 AM 42,283 Views 41 Comments

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

Canadian mother and baby killed in suspected bear attack
# Bear Attack
# Bear Attack

Canadian mother and baby killed in suspected bear attack

Nov 29th 2018, 8:23 AM 24,672 Views 7 Comments

Their bodies were discovered by the child’s father.

Irishman found after going missing in Canada
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Irishman found after going missing in Canada

Nov 20th 2018, 9:39 PM 43,777 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 31st 2018, 7:38 PM 4,859 Views 12 Comments

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

Poll: Would legalising cannabis work in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would legalising cannabis work in Ireland?

Oct 17th 2018, 9:53 AM 70,499 Views 178 Comments

Canada is going for it from today.

Cannabis is legal across Canada from today and 109 stores are opening immediately
# Need For Weed
# Need For Weed

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

Oct 17th 2018, 6:05 AM 17,348 Views 19 Comments

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

Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery
# Irving Oil
# Irving Oil

Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery

Updated Oct 8th 2018, 10:50 PM 35,775 Views 6 Comments

Four people received hospital treatment for minor injuries.

'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

Aug 25th 2018, 5:32 PM 9,968 Views 15 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 11th 2018, 11:00 AM 16,815 Views 65 Comments

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

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

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

Updated Aug 10th 2018, 2:40 PM 41,521 Views 67 Comments

The incident happened in the Fredericton area of New Brunswick.

Saudi Arabian airline suspends flights to Toronto as row intensifies
# Sudden Dispute
# Sudden Dispute

Saudi Arabian airline suspends flights to Toronto as row intensifies

Aug 7th 2018, 8:55 AM 21,612 Views 31 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 24th 2018, 8:29 AM 17,663 Views 124 Comments

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

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

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

Updated Jul 23rd 2018, 9:05 PM 60,993 Views 90 Comments

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

Irish woman (21) dies in Canada car crash
# Saskatchewan
# Saskatchewan

Irish woman (21) dies in Canada car crash

Jul 22nd 2018, 3:36 PM 38,229 Views 16 Comments

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

Remains recovered of eighth victim allegedly killed by Canadian landscaper
# Toronto
# Toronto

Remains recovered of eighth victim allegedly killed by Canadian landscaper

Jul 20th 2018, 10:09 PM 31,318 Views 0 Comments

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

Canadian man killed in rare polar bear attack
# Sentry Island
# Sentry Island

Canadian man killed in rare polar bear attack

Jul 5th 2018, 8:59 AM 23,988 Views 30 Comments

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
# Quebec
# Quebec

At least 19 people killed in Canada heatwave as temperatures soar

Jul 5th 2018, 8:06 AM 30,384 Views 21 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 30th 2018, 10:09 AM 18,737 Views 57 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 23rd 2018, 5:01 PM 52,421 Views 117 Comments

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

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use
# Canada
# Canada

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Jun 19th 2018, 7:31 AM 17,594 Views 57 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 11th 2018, 7:16 AM 25,938 Views 87 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 10th 2018, 7:40 AM 44,536 Views 81 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 1st 2018, 7:12 AM 15,087 Views 33 Comments

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

15 people injured in Ontario restaurant explosion
# Canada
# Canada

15 people injured in Ontario restaurant explosion

May 25th 2018, 3:30 PM 28,671 Views 7 Comments

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

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

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

May 15th 2018, 3:28 PM 27,230 Views 25 Comments

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

'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
From The42
# 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'

May 12th 2018, 7:00 AM 34,056 Views 1 Comment

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

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada
# David Gavin
# David Gavin

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

Apr 29th 2018, 1:37 PM 53,399 Views 8 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 24th 2018, 3:49 PM 12,716 Views 0 Comments

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
# Canada
# Canada

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

Apr 24th 2018, 11:27 AM 21,574 Views 69 Comments

The suspect’s motives remain unknown.

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto
# Canada
# Canada

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto

Apr 23rd 2018, 10:14 PM 135,982 Views 130 Comments

The vehicle fled the scene, but the driver was later arrested.

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder
# Canada
# Canada

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder

Apr 16th 2018, 10:49 PM 21,951 Views 0 Comments

Police have identified the remains of seven victims from dismembered body parts found hidden inside some 20 planters belonging to the accused.

Canadian NGO sending 'observation team' to monitor Eighth Amendment referendum
# Playing Fair
# Playing Fair

Canadian NGO sending 'observation team' to monitor Eighth Amendment referendum

Apr 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 24,598 Views 236 Comments

The organisation says it wants to observe whether or not both sides “play fair”.

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified

Apr 11th 2018, 6:52 PM 16,201 Views 0 Comments

To date, police have found some 20 planters with dismembered body parts of several men.

At least 14 killed after bus carrying junior hockey team crashes in Canada
# Humboldt Broncos
# Humboldt Broncos

At least 14 killed after bus carrying junior hockey team crashes in Canada

Apr 7th 2018, 8:20 AM 15,613 Views 5 Comments

The ages of those on the team varied from 16 to 20.

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada
# Squamish
# Squamish

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada

Apr 4th 2018, 4:05 PM 26,893 Views 4 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is aware of the case and is providing consular assistance.

Canadian goalkeeper Tyson Farago signs for St Patrick's Athletic
# Latest Addition
From The42
# Latest Addition

Canadian goalkeeper Tyson Farago signs for St Patrick's Athletic

Mar 22nd 2018, 4:02 PM 4,502 Views 6 Comments

The 26-year-old will provide competition for Barry Murphy at the Inchicore club.