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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 24 October, 2018

#Canada

# 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.

# canada - Monday 23 April, 2018

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

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

# canada - Monday 16 April, 2018

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

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

# canada - Saturday 14 April, 2018

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

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

# canada - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

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

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

# canada - Saturday 7 April, 2018

At least 14 killed after bus carrying junior hockey team crashes in Canada Humboldt Broncos This post contains videos

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

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

# canada - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada

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

# canada - Thursday 22 March, 2018

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

Canadian goalkeeper Tyson Farago signs for St Patrick's Athletic

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

# canada - Friday 16 March, 2018

Herbal cannabis worth €90k found hidden in blankets sent from Canada

An Irish man is being questioned by gardaí in relation to the seizure.

# canada - Monday 5 March, 2018

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with murdering gay men.

# canada - Monday 19 February, 2018

From The42 Watch: Unbelievable scenes as Germany and Canada share gold in thrilling bobsleigh finale Drama This post contains videos

Watch: Unbelievable scenes as Germany and Canada share gold in thrilling bobsleigh finale

It is only the second time in Games history that two teams have dead-heated for the winners’ medal.

# canada - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Justin Trudeau apologises for telling woman to say 'peoplekind', not 'mankind'

Trudeau had interrupted a woman who was making a speech at a town hall event to make the ‘correction’.

# canada - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral

The bill now awaits royal assent from the governor general to become law.

# canada - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city' Bruce Mcarthur This post contains videos

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with five murders but police fear there may be more.

# canada - Friday 26 January, 2018

Canadian billionaire and wife were victims of 'targeted' murder

Police did not, however, point to any suspects in the case.

# canada - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Canadian professor accused of spying for China and acquiring 'very sensitive information'

Ishiang Shih’s brother was arrested by the FBI last week.

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