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Canada administers first doses of Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine
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Canada administers first doses of Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine

Dec 15th 2020, 7:32 AM 6,954 Views 11 Comments

Five frontline workers in Ontario were among the first Canadians to receive the vaccine.

Canada’s health regulator approves Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine
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Canada’s health regulator approves Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine

Dec 9th 2020, 6:26 PM 10,420 Views 15 Comments

The vaccine has already been approved by the UK and officials expect US approval within days.

UK and Canada agree post-Brexit trade can continue under same terms as EU deal
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UK and Canada agree post-Brexit trade can continue under same terms as EU deal

Nov 21st 2020, 4:08 PM 33,169 Views 27 Comments

Business groups welcomed the announcement but warned that firms face a ‘cliff edge’ without deals with the EU and other nations.

Two dead in Halloween attack by sword-wielding suspect dressed in medieval clothing in Quebec
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Two dead in Halloween attack by sword-wielding suspect dressed in medieval clothing in Quebec

Nov 1st 2020, 2:55 PM 30,891 Views 10 Comments

The suspect was arrested early today after a manhunt through the streets of Old Quebec.

Canadian police find body of man suspected of abducting and killing his six and 11 year-old daughters
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Canadian police find body of man suspected of abducting and killing his six and 11 year-old daughters

Jul 21st 2020, 7:02 AM 24,187 Views 0 Comments

The 44-year-old became a wanted man when he disappeared on 8 July.

Canada: Man shot by police at his home after incident sparked by refusal to wear face mask in shop
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Canada: Man shot by police at his home after incident sparked by refusal to wear face mask in shop

Jul 17th 2020, 10:43 AM 53,042 Views 43 Comments

The man allegedly assaulted a grocery store employee before being shot on Wednesday.

UK accuses Russian hackers of trying to steal research for a coronavirus vaccine
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UK accuses Russian hackers of trying to steal research for a coronavirus vaccine

Jul 16th 2020, 2:40 PM 11,072 Views 72 Comments

The hacking group APT29, also named ‘the Dukes’ or ‘Cozy Bear’, almost certainly operates as part of Russian Intelligence Services, the UK said.

Man who crashed lorry on grounds of Justin Trudeau’s home had several weapons, police say
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Man who crashed lorry on grounds of Justin Trudeau’s home had several weapons, police say

Jul 3rd 2020, 9:02 PM 15,561 Views 0 Comments

Police, who said he is facing multiple charges, believe he was acting alone.

China formally charges two Canadians with spying 18 months after they were first arrested
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China formally charges two Canadians with spying 18 months after they were first arrested

Jun 19th 2020, 10:12 AM 12,620 Views 21 Comments

Ex-diplomat Michael Kovrig and businessman Michael Spavor were arrested 18 months ago.

Justin Trudeau takes a knee with Black Lives Matter protesters in Canada
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Justin Trudeau takes a knee with Black Lives Matter protesters in Canada

Jun 6th 2020, 11:51 AM 29,728 Views 66 Comments

“These are not just black Canadians. It’s everyone who’s saying black lives matter.”

Lengthy pause from Trudeau as he's asked about use of tear gas on US protesters
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Lengthy pause from Trudeau as he's asked about use of tear gas on US protesters

Jun 3rd 2020, 7:30 AM 59,774 Views 70 Comments

Trudeau has been careful in the past not to criticise his counterpart as Canada relies on the US for 75% of exports.

Johnson and Johnson to stop selling talc baby powder in US and Canada — but not in Ireland
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Johnson and Johnson to stop selling talc baby powder in US and Canada — but not in Ireland

Updated May 20th 2020, 3:58 PM 110,811 Views 53 Comments

Talc powder sales have fallen dramatically due to misinformation, the company said.

Canadian aerobatic crew member killed as plane crashes in residential street during display
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Canadian aerobatic crew member killed as plane crashes in residential street during display

May 18th 2020, 8:50 AM 24,669 Views 6 Comments

One crew member was killed in the crash while another was seriously injured. A house was also set on fire.

Bryan Adams accused of 'anti-Chinese racism' over 'bat-eating' comments
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Bryan Adams accused of 'anti-Chinese racism' over 'bat-eating' comments

May 12th 2020, 7:04 PM 34,632 Views 152 Comments

The Canadian rock star went on a rant about the Covid-19 pandemic forcing the cancellation of his London shows this week.

Police official says Canada shooting erupted after domestic dispute
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Police official says Canada shooting erupted after domestic dispute

Apr 24th 2020, 7:01 AM 23,660 Views 6 Comments

At least 22 people were killed in the rampage.

At least 16 people dead following shooting in Canada
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At least 16 people dead following shooting in Canada

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 6:44 AM 79,986 Views 38 Comments

The suspect is also dead, police have confirmed.

Probe launched after 31 deaths at Canadian nursing home
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Probe launched after 31 deaths at Canadian nursing home

Apr 19th 2020, 7:25 AM 38,453 Views 28 Comments

Quebec Premier Francois Legault said it appeared to be a case of “gross negligence”.

Coronavirus: Several thousand Irish people could return from Canada in the coming days
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Coronavirus: Several thousand Irish people could return from Canada in the coming days

Apr 1st 2020, 6:45 AM 67,303 Views 53 Comments

The government is warning Irish people on short-term visas to strongly consider coming home.

Canada pulls out of Olympics, Japanese prime minister says delay may be 'inevitable'
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Canada pulls out of Olympics, Japanese prime minister says delay may be 'inevitable'

Mar 23rd 2020, 8:05 AM 14,494 Views 16 Comments

The uncertainty amidst the Covid-19 pandemic continues.

Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian Prime Minister, tests positive for Covid-19
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Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian Prime Minister, tests positive for Covid-19

Mar 13th 2020, 7:09 AM 47,693 Views 58 Comments

The couple is to self-isolate for the next 14 days.

Canada to stop paying to protect Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 'in the coming weeks'
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Canada to stop paying to protect Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 'in the coming weeks'

Feb 27th 2020, 10:41 PM 60,694 Views 31 Comments

There has been speculation about who will pay the bill for keeping the couple safe after they step down from royal duties.

Kay bags bronze for Ireland at Track Cycling World Cup in Canada
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Kay bags bronze for Ireland at Track Cycling World Cup in Canada

Jan 27th 2020, 10:29 AM 3,000 Views 0 Comments

A strong showing from Team Ireland across the pond.

Canadian police search for French tourists missing after snowmobile crash
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Canadian police search for French tourists missing after snowmobile crash

Jan 24th 2020, 8:28 AM 13,629 Views 2 Comments

The tourist group crashed through ice while snowmobiling on Tuesday evening.

Harry and Meghan make legal threat over paparazzi shots in Vancouver park
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Harry and Meghan make legal threat over paparazzi shots in Vancouver park

Jan 21st 2020, 9:43 PM 61,117 Views 26 Comments

The Duke of Sussex has now joined his wife on Canada’s west coast.

Canadians awake to record-breaking snowfall as emergency called
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Canadians awake to record-breaking snowfall as emergency called

Jan 18th 2020, 3:47 PM 75,677 Views 72 Comments

Snowfall of 76.2cm was recorded at St John’s International Airport in Newfoundland yesterday.

Canada will provide money to families of those in plane shot down by Iran
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Canada will provide money to families of those in plane shot down by Iran

Jan 17th 2020, 6:49 PM 10,516 Views 13 Comments

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the families will each receive 25,000 Canadian dollars

Iran makes arrests and plans 'special court' over shooting down of Ukrainian plane
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Iran makes arrests and plans 'special court' over shooting down of Ukrainian plane

Jan 14th 2020, 8:51 AM 12,113 Views 33 Comments

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said ‘anyone who should be punished must be punished’.

Canadians living near nuclear power station sent emergency incident message by mistake
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Canadians living near nuclear power station sent emergency incident message by mistake

Jan 12th 2020, 5:07 PM 23,912 Views 7 Comments

More than an hour later, a message was sent saying the first one was a mistake.

Canadian broadcaster defends cutting Donald Trump cameo from Home Alone 2 screening
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Canadian broadcaster defends cutting Donald Trump cameo from Home Alone 2 screening

Dec 27th 2019, 7:53 AM 30,915 Views 30 Comments

Trump, who appears very briefly in the film, appeared to find the controversy amusing.

'We weren’t going to give up this again' - Ireland hero rejoices after scoring in sudden death drama
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'We weren’t going to give up this again' - Ireland hero rejoices after scoring in sudden death drama

Nov 4th 2019, 9:00 AM 20,364 Views 12 Comments

Chloe Watkins showed nerves of steel to help her side secure Olympic qualification.

Ireland through to first-ever Olympics after sensational sudden death shootout
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Ireland through to first-ever Olympics after sensational sudden death shootout

Nov 3rd 2019, 9:04 PM 57,213 Views 94 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side have booked their ticket to Tokyo 2020.

Ireland dominate but Canada survive Olympic qualifier first leg in front of record attendance
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Ireland dominate but Canada survive Olympic qualifier first leg in front of record attendance

Nov 2nd 2019, 8:30 PM 37,919 Views 32 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side were unable to break the deadlock at a very wet Energia Park.

Justin Trudeau narrowly wins Canadian election
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Justin Trudeau narrowly wins Canadian election

Oct 22nd 2019, 7:10 AM 20,307 Views 39 Comments

The prime minister will likely lead a minority government.

Trudeau on the brink as Canada goes to the polls in tight election
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Trudeau on the brink as Canada goes to the polls in tight election

Oct 21st 2019, 7:31 AM 18,807 Views 28 Comments

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau risks losing his majority in what’s expected to be one of Canada’s closest elections ever.

British family detained for almost two weeks after 'accidentally crossing border into US'
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British family detained for almost two weeks after 'accidentally crossing border into US'

Oct 16th 2019, 6:11 PM 47,611 Views 15 Comments

A three-month-old and two-year-old twins are among those being detained.

Bayern Munich youngster inspires Canada to first win over USA in 34 years
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Bayern Munich youngster inspires Canada to first win over USA in 34 years

Oct 16th 2019, 10:20 AM 7,316 Views 4 Comments

Alphonso Davies opened the scoring as Canada overcame their neighbours for the first time since 1985.

Reinach sets World Cup hat-trick record as Springboks thrash Canada
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Reinach sets World Cup hat-trick record as Springboks thrash Canada

Oct 8th 2019, 1:30 PM 11,755 Views 11 Comments

South Africa ran in 10 tries, including the scrum-half’s 11-minute treble.

'I saw Beauden Barrett in front of me and just had to back myself'
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'I saw Beauden Barrett in front of me and just had to back myself'

Oct 3rd 2019, 8:00 AM 26,812 Views 9 Comments

26-year-old Dungannon man Peter Nelson started for Canada against the All Blacks.

Barrett brothers on cusp of All Blacks history as Hansen makes 11 changes
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Barrett brothers on cusp of All Blacks history as Hansen makes 11 changes

Sep 30th 2019, 10:16 AM 12,726 Views 3 Comments

The New Zealand head coach has adjusted his side significantly for Wednesday’s game against Canada.

Canada manhunt suspects made videos confessing to murders but no motive found
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Canada manhunt suspects made videos confessing to murders but no motive found

Sep 28th 2019, 2:00 PM 16,796 Views 2 Comments

The bodies of Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky were discovered in August after a massive manhunt.

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