Saturday, November 16, 2013

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Saturday November 16 2013 edition

PROGRAM

The LINK Online (Sat 16 Nov, 2013)

Once again our regular team of Lynn, Wojtek, and me, Marc are here to present some of the many interesting stories we covered this week

Scientists' depiction of the sun swapping its magnetic poles. © 

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YOUR CHOICES

Romanian parliamentary commission rejects Canadian gold mine project, but ...

A special parliamentary commission in Romania overwhelmingly rejected a bill that would allow the Canadian mining company Gabriel Resources to set up Europe's biggest open pit gold mine.

The company has been waiting 14 years for approval for the project, but weekly protests in the capital Bucharest and some other cities prompted the Romanian government to set up ...

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Montrealer Mylène Paquette finishes solo row across Atlantic

Canadian Mylène Paquette has become the first North American woman to row solo across the North Atlantic. The city of Montreal native left the Atlantic coast port city of Halifax just over four months ago in a specially designed boat powered by her rowing, and the currents.

As she was pulled to shore by a tugboat, Paquette told CBC radio ...

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November 11, Remembrance Day in Canada

November 11th is the day when Canadians pause and reflect on the sacrifices of its men and women who gave their lives in wars and peacekeeping to defend the ideas of freedom against oppressors.


Services of 2006 at the National War ...

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The Square wins at Toronto film fest

A gritty documentary about Egypt’s revolution won the People’s Choice Documentary award at the Toronto International Film Festival which wrapped up on the weekend.

The Square by Egyptian-American director Jehane Noujaim uses hand-held amateur footage gathered in Tahrir Square to document sit-ins, protests and riots that began two years ago. The uprising eventually led to the overthrow ...

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