News in Review

News in Review, first launched in 1990, is our current-events series non-pareil. Some highlights of this popular series are available in your base subscription to Curio.ca or on DVD, including our Best of News in Review collections: Bullying, Native Studies, Canadian History, Business and Law.

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News in Review - February 2005 Tsunami: The Indian Ocean Disaster

On December 26, 2004, a powerful earthquake ruptured the sea floor near the Indonesian island of Sumatra. The quake sent a massive tsunami, or sea surge, smashing into coastal villages and resorts from Asia to Africa. Tens of thousands of people were killed, and millions were left homeless. In this News in Review story we’ll show you the almost unimaginable destruction and ...
  • 2005
  • 00:15:39
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2005

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News in Review - February 2005 Ukraine Vote: A Peaceful Revolution

In late December 2004, Ukrainians went to the polls to choose a president for the second time in just over a month. The results of the first election were annulled after millions of people took to the streets to protest against widespread voter fraud. In this News in Review story we’ll show you how Ukrainians challenged a corrupt political system – and ...
  • 2005
  • 00:14:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2005

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News in Review - March 2005 Wildlife Rescue: Controversy in B.C.

British Columbia is home to an amazing variety of wildlife. It also has a large number of wildlife rescue centres that treat sick and injured animals. But not everyone thinks these rescue centres are a good idea. In this News in Review story we’ll travel to British Columbia and show you how workers at the centres try to save all ...
  • 2005
  • 00:14:12
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2005

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