The World this Weekend

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The World This Weekend is a dynamic half-hour program that showcases first- rate journalism on the news of the day from Canada and around the world. We tell stories you won't hear anywhere else that connect you with remote places and people.

As the NDP gathers to choose a new leader we have analysis from the floor of the convention on how the contest will affect the party internally and in its capacity as official opposition. Other news of the day, including an in depth report on the recent religiously motivated murders …
world this weekend March 18, 2012
On Sunday's show: the headlines of the day -- fallout from a riot in London Ontario, and the sprint to the finish in a by-election for Jack Layton's old riding. Also an in depth look at a proposed theme park in France based on the life and deeds of Napoleon. …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, So called, Ghaddafi's butcher, Arrested Former spy chief is wanted in Libya, France and the International Criminal court. Also tonight, the Death of a Mexican activist An opponent of a Canadian owned mine, killed …
This is CBC News. Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight: The U-S in damage control after a massacre in Afghanistan. Afghan villagers gunned down by an American soldier. Also tonight... remembrance and nuclear fears in Japan. Marking the first anniversary of the earthquake and …
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight: Tragedy on the slopes. A Canadian skier dies in Switzerland. Also tonight the Assad regime rejects another peace plan. And later, a slippery slope for Ukraine's democracy. But first...
This is CBC News. Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, A familiar face in the Kremlin. Vladimir Putin claims the Russian presidency for the third time. Also tonight, Iran's nuclear threat takes centre stage in Washington. How far will Obama go to stop it? …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Devastation in the American midwest. Also tonight The government stands firm in the face of growing robocall controversy. And later, Changing horses mid stream Will a new coach save the Leafs? That's later on …
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight... Fatalities in a A VIA train derailment in Ontario. Air ambulances are helping the injured. Also tonight... Bombs and ballots in Syria. As Homs is being shelled, Syrians vote for a new Constitution. And... A new life for …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight Kabul in lockdown. NATO searches for the killer of two U-S officers. Also tonight, Prayers for Nelson Mandela. Concern for the father of modern South Africa. And later, Have you received this message? The …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight,Iran retaliates. Also tonight, Anger and dejection in Greece. Why Greeks are looking for a new life in Canada. And, Hockey Night in Manhattan The Canadian game comes to Central Park. That's later on the …
This is CBC News... Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight... A fresh Prince of the Church -- Canadian Archbishop Thomas Collins now Cardinal. Hundreds of Canadians flock to witness history in the making. Among them -- three cabinet ministers. And... a farewell to Whitney... …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight Tribute for the star The Grammy Awards go on, without Whitney. Also tonight The Arab League's tough talk on Syria, and calls for U-N troops. And later Austerity rage, Teargas and fires in Athens, …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Piya Chattopadhyay. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, The Profits of Panda-Diplomacy. Prime Minister Stephen Harper wraps up his trade trip to China. Think twice before complaining about police. A BC journalist gets a virtual slap on the wrist from the mounties. …
This is CBC News... Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight... Growing anger and frustration over China and Russia's veto on taking action against the violence in Syria. Also tonight... Strike averted: Toronto City workers reach a deal that may set a precedent for other …
This is CBC News... Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight... Double veto at the U-N on action in Syria, but protesters remain defiant. Also tonight... Stem cells -- its in you to give. For some Black Canadians finding a match could be the cure …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight The verdict in the Shafia trial, Guilty on all four counts of first degree murder. Also tonight, Fierce fighting in Damascus. Our reporter talks to Syrians forced to flee the violence. And later, tough …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, The man arrested in the beating a Calgary woman in Mexico tells what happened. Also tonight, A halt to the work of the Arab League Monitors in Syria And later, Sever'd from thee, can …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Helen Mann. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, The agonizing wait for the families of two men missing in that B-C mill fire. Police say the site is not safe enough to search. Also tonight, Remembering Joe Paterno. The Penn State coach …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Two people still missing after a lumber mill in British Columbia explodes into flames. Also tonight, Italy's embarrassment. An entire country tries to get back on board after the cruise ship disaster. And, A …
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Harrowing tales of survival. Passengers of the ill fated cruise liner demand answers Also tonight, Tough talk for Syria from the United Nations Secretary General CBC's Margaret Evans in Damascus with reaction to the …