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# nova-scotia - Friday 24 April, 2020

Police official says Canada shooting erupted after domestic dispute
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# Nova Scotia

Police official says Canada shooting erupted after domestic dispute

Apr 24th 2020, 7:01 AM 23,665 Views 6 Comments

At least 22 people were killed in the rampage.

# nova-scotia - Monday 20 April, 2020

At least 16 people dead following shooting in Canada
# Nova Scotia
# Nova Scotia

At least 16 people dead following shooting in Canada

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 6:44 AM 79,992 Views 38 Comments

The suspect is also dead, police have confirmed.

# nova-scotia - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Canadian man (73) who rang 911 by accident arrested after police find 100 guns in his home
# Whoops
# Whoops

Canadian man (73) who rang 911 by accident arrested after police find 100 guns in his home

Aug 8th 2019, 9:40 PM 30,794 Views 29 Comments

The unnamed pensioner will appear in court in October.

# nova-scotia - Friday 14 April, 2017

Halifax Explosion: The accidental blast that killed 2,000 people a century ago
# Mother Of All Bombs
# Mother Of All Bombs

Halifax Explosion: The accidental blast that killed 2,000 people a century ago

Apr 14th 2017, 2:17 PM 30,057 Views 19 Comments

In December 1917 a ship detonated in Nova Scotia, unleashing a blast equivalent to about 3,000 tonnes of TNT.

# nova-scotia - Monday 27 March, 2017

Driver's personal licence plate banned because it would 'offend women'
# Canada
# Canada

Driver's personal licence plate banned because it would 'offend women'

Mar 27th 2017, 9:02 PM 23,591 Views 42 Comments

Lorne Grabher had been using his surname on his car for a number of years.

# nova-scotia - Saturday 11 February, 2017

This Irish film tells the fascinating story of a tiny folk-artist called Maud
# Maudie
# Maudie

This Irish film tells the fascinating story of a tiny folk-artist called Maud

Feb 11th 2017, 8:30 PM 12,908 Views 2 Comments

Maud Lewis is a folk art hero in her home country of Canada.

# nova-scotia - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Irishman Hanratty thriving in Canada with Schmidt's words in mind
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Irishman Hanratty thriving in Canada with Schmidt's words in mind

Sep 17th 2015, 7:30 AM 8,893 Views 3 Comments

Formerly a development officer with Leinster, the Skerries man is now head coach of Nova Scotia.

# nova-scotia - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Air Canada jet skids off Halifax runway, at least 23 injured
# Air Canada
# Air Canada

Air Canada jet skids off Halifax runway, at least 23 injured

Mar 29th 2015, 11:23 AM 27,589 Views 20 Comments

Two of the passengers required “urgent attention” but most were treated for minor cuts and bruises.

# nova-scotia - Monday 5 January, 2015

Students suspended after poll on which classmates they would "hate f**k"
# Rape Culture
# Rape Culture

Students suspended after poll on which classmates they would "hate f**k"

Jan 5th 2015, 5:03 PM 35,596 Views 53 Comments

Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada, says the move was “necessary to ensure a safe and supportive environment”.

# nova-scotia - Saturday 4 October, 2014

'If your dreams don’t scare you, you’re not dreaming big enough' -  UFC fighter Paddy Holohan
# Irish Takeover
From The42
# Irish Takeover

'If your dreams don’t scare you, you’re not dreaming big enough' - UFC fighter Paddy Holohan

Oct 4th 2014, 7:15 AM 2,628 Views 2 Comments

The Dublin flyweight is in Canada as he steps into the Octagon for a second time later tonight.

# nova-scotia - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Paddy Holohan gets a change of opponent for second UFC bout
# Irish MMA
From The42
# Irish MMA

Paddy Holohan gets a change of opponent for second UFC bout

Sep 30th 2014, 2:56 PM 3,337 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old SBG fighter features on the main card of Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night in Canada.

# nova-scotia - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Limbless Canadian scrum-half wins Spirit of Rugby award
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

Limbless Canadian scrum-half wins Spirit of Rugby award

Dec 1st 2012, 2:19 PM 2,759 Views 2 Comments

“Hopefully just by being on the team I can encourage other people to come and play,” said the Nova Scotia native.

# nova-scotia - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Column: What a death row inmate had to teach Irish teens
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: What a death row inmate had to teach Irish teens

Aug 25th 2012, 12:00 PM 171 Views 16 Comments

When former Clare hurler and Soar youth foundation co-founder Tony Griffin brought four Irish teens to a leadership camp in Nova Scotia, he heard a life story that he can’t forget – and nor should we.