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# canada - Today’s News


# canada - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

This hero is now officially the Canadian Ambassador to Ireland

Kevin Vickers shot a gunman last October who had killed a soldier at the Canadian parliament.

# canada - Friday 16 January, 2015

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death

She was charged with murdering her children in 2012.

# canada - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

French terror attacks, power outages and Lucinda Creighton’s abortion views had everyone talking.

Twin brothers arrested in Canada on terrorism charges

One of the brothers was apprehended at Montreal’s international airport just before departing to “travel overseas for terrorist purposes”.

# canada - Thursday 8 January, 2015

The new Canadian Ambassador to Ireland is a genuine hero

Kevin Vickers killed the gunman who stormed the Canadian parliament.

Fans gave Bill Cosby a standing ovation after a show last night

The comedian is facing more sexual assault allegations.

# canada - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

# canada - Monday 5 January, 2015

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

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

# canada - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Bones found on Canadian beach came from children on an Irish Famine coffin ship

The three children are believed to have died when a coffin ship was wrecked in 1847.

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Canada killings an “extreme case of domestic violence” say police

Nine people were killed in the town of Edmonton.

# canada - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From The42 Realising a boyhood dream – My 2014 sporting moment Sport Review 2014

Realising a boyhood dream – My 2014 sporting moment

Eoin O’Callaghan recalls how a football hero from his youth provided him with a huge personal highlight earlier this year.

# canada - Thursday 25 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge An Irish Christmas abroad: read this Carlow lad’s postcard from Canada Postcard From Canada

# canada - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish lad in Canada opens package from home, hilariously lists contents Tayto

# canada - Thursday 11 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Canada’s PM covers Guns and Roses at his Christmas party Sweet Pm Of Mine

# canada - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Household name radio host charged with sexual assault and “choking”

The case has triggered an uproar in Canada, leading to an urgent public debate on sexual violence in society.

We’re 20% more popular with Americans (and Canadians) than this time last year CSO

# canada - Monday 24 November, 2014

From Business ETC Turns out Ireland was telling the truth about company taxes. Unlike nearly everyone else… Pot Kettle Black

# canada - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish girl freaks out after dad travels to Canada for surprise visit Hi Dad

# canada - Friday 14 November, 2014

Column: ‘My father told us our mother was gone. Her plane had crashed into the Atlantic Ocean.’

Victims’ families – like mine – need better protections and their voices heard.

# canada - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Teenage girl jailed for running prostitution ring and drugging and beating young girls

One victim was forced kicking and screaming into a man’s car at a gas station

# canada - Monday 27 October, 2014

Canadian parliament gunman made video explaining his motives

Police are still examining the video, which has not been released to the public.

# canada - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation

Kevin Vickers was given a hero’s welcome in the Canadian Parliament today.

‘Canada will never be intimidated, terrorists will have no safe haven’

A gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial yesterday.

# canada - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Maíria Cahill, Irish Water and the manhunt in Ottawa…

City on lock down after soldier shot dead outside Canada’s parliament

A huge manhunt is underway on the streets of Ottawa.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Bodies of four babies found in Canada storage locker

Police say they are speaking with “a number of individuals”.

# canada - Sunday 5 October, 2014

From The42 Ireland’s Paddy Holohan suffers surprise loss at UFC fight night Disappointment

Ireland’s Paddy Holohan suffers surprise loss at UFC fight night

The Irish fighter had previously been unbeaten in 11 fights before his defeat in Nova Scotia.

# canada - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

School-leavers and graduates make up larger chunk of emigrants than last year

18-29 year-olds comprise a whopping 78% of Irish visa applicants.

# canada - Monday 29 September, 2014

Porn actor pleads not guilty to killing and dismembering student

Luka Rocco Magnotta had fled to Europe after the killing, and was recognised in a Berlin internet café.

# canada - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Russian fighter jets intercepted by US near Alaska

The warplanes intercepted the jets on Wednesday.

# canada - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with rare and aggressive cancer

Ford had been admitted to hospital last week.

# canada - Friday 12 September, 2014

# canada - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

British explorer ship lost in 1846 found in Canada

The occupants of this and a second ship had died of cold and hunger on Beechey Island.

Trial begins for porn actor accused of murdering man with ice pick – and filming it

The man is accused of carving up his victim’s body, sexually abusing the corpse, filming the act and posting the video online.

# canada - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Canada and Russia are throwing shade at each other on Twitter, and it’s bizarre Shade

# canada - Thursday 28 August, 2014

CEO put on probation after video of him kicking a dog goes viral

Des Hague is the CEO of food and drink company Centerplate.

# canada - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From Business ETC Yanks and Canucks in a stir as Burger King buys Tim Hortons for €7.5bn Whopper Deal

Yanks and Canucks in a stir as Burger King buys Tim Hortons for €7.5bn

Tim Hortons is a Canadian institution but is being bought mainly for tax reasons.

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