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#quebec

# quebec - Monday 10 June, 2019

Minister calls for memorial for Irish Famine shipwreck victims after remains found on beach

The remains were from the Carricks ship that left County Sligo in 1847.

# quebec - Thursday 5 July, 2018

At least 19 people killed in Canada heatwave as temperatures soar

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

# quebec - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Poll: Should parents have a say in how much homework their children get? Education This post contains a poll

Poll: Should parents have a say in how much homework their children get?

If the child is stressed by academics, should the parent say when enough is enough?

# quebec - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

'A father to everyone': Tributes paid to Quebec shooting victims

Six men died in the attack, which took place during evening prayers at a mosque.

Quebec suspect a 27-year-old far-right nationalist who recently 'liked' Facebook page of Trump

Alexandre Bissonnette has been charged with the murders of six people and remains in police custody.

# quebec - Monday 30 January, 2017

Student and 'supporter of right-wing politics' charged with murder of six at Quebec mosque Terrorist Shooting This post contains videos

Student and 'supporter of right-wing politics' charged with murder of six at Quebec mosque

The other detained man is being described as a witness.

Six people have died after gunmen opened fire at a mosque in Canada

The attack occurred just after midnight Irish time.

# quebec - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Teenager who robbed shop so he could join Isis sentenced to jail

He has started to renounce radicalism.

# quebec - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Seven dead after Canadian plane crash

The crash happened on Canada’s Magdalen Islands.

# quebec - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Video shows inmates escaping from Canadian prison by helicopter Prison Break This post contains videos

Video shows inmates escaping from Canadian prison by helicopter

The men were arrested hours after their great escape.

# quebec - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Life in an Inuit village: 'It gets scary very fast'

Umiujaq is a remote village on the shore of Hudson Bay in east Canada – part of a region warming twice as fast as the rest of the planet.

# quebec - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

"Excellent instructor" and four Britons killed in seaplane crash

The plane had been flying on a sightseeing tour.

# quebec - Friday 16 January, 2015

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death

She was charged with murdering her children in 2012.

# quebec - 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.

# quebec - Friday 20 June, 2014

Motorcyclists die after car stops to let ducks cross the road

The driver of the car was found guilty of dangerous driving causing death.

# quebec - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Quebec says 'Non': Separatists who want to leave Canada handed crushing defeat

Quebec has had two referendums on sovereignty. The last such vote, in 1995, narrowly rejected independence.

# quebec - Monday 27 January, 2014

Ten bodies recovered in freezing search of Quebec nursing home fire

Equipment usually used to de-ice ships has been brought in to aid the search for the dozens still missing.

# quebec - Friday 24 January, 2014

Grim search begins for victims of nursing home fire

Around three dozen people remain unaccounted for after the blaze.

# quebec - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Thirty people still missing hours after fire at home for the elderly

The fire broke out just after midnight last night local time at the large complex in Quebec in Canada.

# quebec - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Owner of derailed train firm that killed 47 in Quebec files for bankruptcy

The company says the “obligations of both companies now exceed the value of their assets”.

# quebec - Thursday 11 July, 2013

20 dead, 30 still unaccounted for in Canada rail tragedy

The railway owner says a lone engineer failed to set brakes properly on the train.

# quebec - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# quebec - Monday 8 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

Canada: 40 people still missing in runaway train blast, five bodies found

It took firefighters over 24 hours to extinguish the blaze.

# quebec - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Five dead, 40 missing in Canada rail disaster

The accident happened in a Quebec town around 250 kilometers east of Montreal, when an oil-laden cargo train jumped its track created a massive fireball.

80 missing as train carrying oil derails and explodes in small Canadian town

The accident in the Quebec town, located around 250 kilometers east of Montreal, created a fireball and forced 2,000 people from their homes.

# quebec - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Two dead after explosion at fireworks factory

Around 150 firefighters battled the flames to bring them under control.

# quebec - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

From The42 Quebec football federation suspended over turban ban Canada

Quebec football federation suspended over turban ban

Last week Brigitte Frot said players who wished to play in a turban could “play in their backyards.”

# quebec - Thursday 10 January, 2013

PICS: Killer whales trapped in sea ice Whales This post contains images

PICS: Killer whales trapped in sea ice

About a dozen whales are trapped in a vast stretch of ice in Quebec’s Far North, surfacing in a small opening for air.

# quebec - Friday 9 November, 2012

Two dead in explosion at Quebec pharmaceutical plant

Officials have not yet confirmed the cause of the explosion in which 19 people were also injured.

# quebec - Sunday 19 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge In photos: Fancy living it up on Celine Dion's private island? Titanic This post contains images

In photos: Fancy living it up on Celine Dion's private island?

The singer’s home was clearly also her castle…

# quebec - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Quebec premier says he's not dead after hoax report Not Dead

Quebec premier says he's not dead after hoax report

Jean Charest joked that he was forced to look in the mirror to make sure he was still there after reports of his death emerged online.

# quebec - Sunday 3 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge The honeymoon's over: Kate and William are booed Boo Hoo This post contains images

The honeymoon's over: Kate and William are booed

The British royal couple’s love affair with their Canadian fans hit a rocky patch with hecklers in Quebec…