UNDERCOVER JOURNALIST IN ZIMBABWE
Canadian journalist Mark MacKinnon is a foreign correspondent with the national daily newspaper Globe and Mail. He's covered wars and revolutions in the former Soviet Union and in the Middle East. But to cover the recent presidential elections in Zimbabwe, he had to go undercover, risking arrest and harsh interrogation. And any Zimbabweans who helped him risked their lives. Our producer Levon Sevunts spoke with Mark MacKinnon on his cellphone in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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CANADA
Morgentaler 'honoured' by Order of Canada; federal government 'not involved'
Abortion rights activist Dr. Henry Morgentaler said Wednesday he's "genuinely honoured" to receive the Order of Canada, an award that has generated controversy and caused Prime Minister Stephen Harper's government to distance itself from the decision. more »
WORLD
Deadly front-end loader rampage wreaks havoc in Jerusalem
Israeli police say a Palestinian who plowed a front-end loader into a string of vehicles on a crowded Jerusalem street Wednesday, killing at least three and injuring dozens, appeared to be acting spontaneously and alone. more »
IMMIGRATION
FREDERICTON: FLIGHT SCHOOL FOR CHINESE THRIVES
A flight school for Chinese students established only last July is growing by leaps and bounds.  more »


Ask Nick - Newcomers & credit
The Link's immigration answer man, Naeem "Nick" Noorani, is focusing on some basic information that newcomers to Canada should know as they arrive and begin to adapt to life in this country. In this segment he has some advice on building a credit history in Canada. more »


WORKING AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT
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In today's edition Wojtek Gwiazda looks at how you can continue to be a real estate agent. more »


Dr. Siddiq - Coping with abuse or violence
This week, health columnist Dr. Nayeema Siddiq is in to talk about coping and how not-to-cope with the hard times many newcomer families experience. She's a family doctor who specializes in immigrant and refugee medicine. She says newcomer families can get help to deal with the underlying stresses and problems that in some cases can degenerate into abuse and violence. more

ASK NICK - Scholarships
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When we have questions about immigration at The Link, we turn to our immigration answer man, Naeem Noorani, a.k.a. Nick. He's the publisher of The Canadian Immigrant Magazine and the author of "Arrival Survival Canada." This week, we're talking about some scholarships set up just for newcomers. more »

ASK NICK - A Doctor's dilemma
When we have questions about immigration at The Link, we turn to our immigration answer man, Naeem Noorani, a.k.a. Nick. He's the publisher of The Canadian Immigrant Magazine and the author of "Arrival Survival Canada". In this hour, he responds to a letter from listener who'd like to bring his skills as a medical specialist to Canada. more

Religion as extracurricular
For centuries, women have been wearing religious headdress in Quebec classrooms. Until recently, it was Catholic nuns who sported these religious signs. Nowadays, it is more likely to turn up on a Muslim student or teacher... more »


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DIGITAL DIVERSITY AWARDS CEREMONY
The Digital Diversity and Métissé serré winners were announced at an Awards Ceremony held at Montreal's Cinéma du Parc on December 16th, 2007. more »


The Indo-Canadian Report with Wojtek Gwiazda
The Indo-Canadian Report with Wojtek Gwiazda focuses on Canada-India relations, and the large Indo-Canadian community in Canada. more »



 



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