A coalition of radical leftist parties seem poised to take power in Greece. Could the troubled country really leave the euro zone?
Newsmaker, Jan 20: The troubled Japanese national now a captive of Islamic State
The United Nations set eight ambitious goals for 2015 to dramatically improve global health and welfare. How close will it come to hitting its targets?
Michael Petrou considers the criteria for the CBC’s annual book competition
Michael Petrou on the lead-up and fallout from this morning’s attack
December 12th, 2014 1 comment
In confronting the most powerful nation in Europe, Putin has found a crack that he intends to widen
Reports had suggested Canadian-born Gill Rosenberg has been captured by ISIS in Syria
Israel’s control of the Holy City is more secure than ever. But recent terror attacks there have ratcheted up tensions.
November 27th, 2014 4 comments