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# nova-scotia - Thursday 8 August, 2019

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

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

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'

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

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

# nova-scotia - Thursday 17 September, 2015

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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"

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

# nova-scotia - Saturday 4 October, 2014

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

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

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

# nova-scotia - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

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

Paddy Holohan gets a change of opponent for second UFC bout

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

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

Limbless Canadian scrum-half wins Spirit of Rugby award

“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

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.