February 25, 2008

Every parent's nightmare 4849
SOCIETY

Every parent's nightmare

A famous Canadian singer-songwriter’s family was almost destroyed when his son started bringing home dangerous new friends
DANGER ZONE 2829
WORLD

DANGER ZONE

Pakistan’s already volatile frontier region is showing signs of succumbing to a new wave of suspicion, power struggles and inter-tribal violence
‘Bell never used Elisha Gray’s idea and so did not infringe on any intellectual property’ 67
MAIL BAG

‘Bell never used Elisha Gray’s idea and so did not infringe on any intellectual property’

I WOULD LIKE to thank Sharon Dunn for sharing her information about scoliosis (“Amazing brace,” Health, Feb. 4). Our daughter, now in her 30s, was diagnosed with it as a child and referred to the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. We were told the same story—nothing we can do, but surgery is not recommended at this time.
‘Even if Islam had never existed, there would still be huge areas of potential conflict between East and West' 1617
INTERVIEW

‘Even if Islam had never existed, there would still be huge areas of potential conflict between East and West'

MIDDLE EAST EXPERT AND EX-CIA SPY GRAHAM FULLER TALKS TO KATE FILLION ABOUT WHAT A WORLD WITHOUT ISLAM WOULD REALLY LOOK LIKE
Poor Puccini ! 5859
THE BACK PAGES

Poor Puccini !

On his 150th anniversary the composer has everything going for him except this: nobody can sing his music
BIOVAIL'S BIGGEST TRIAL 3839
BUSINESS

BIOVAIL'S BIGGEST TRIAL

After years of conflict, the fate of Eugene Melnyk's empire rests in the hands of a U.S. grand jury probe
THROUGH THE MINEFIELD 1819
NATIONAL

THROUGH THE MINEFIELD

On to the next conflict, now that Afghanistan’s seemingly settled
So what would it take to alarm you? 6465
THE BACK PAGES

So what would it take to alarm you?

Sharia in Britain? Taxpayer-subsidized polygamy in T.O.? Yawn. Nothing to see here.
‘WE WEREN’T GOING TO WRITE A MOVIE ABOUT A RUSSIAN POLITICIAN BASED ON A MARTIAN’ —FILM PRODUCER ANATOLY VOROPAYEV ON HIS VLADIMIR PUTIN-LIKE FICTIONAL CHARACTER 5657
NEWSMAKERS

‘WE WEREN’T GOING TO WRITE A MOVIE ABOUT A RUSSIAN POLITICIAN BASED ON A MARTIAN’ —FILM PRODUCER ANATOLY VOROPAYEV ON HIS VLADIMIR PUTIN-LIKE FICTIONAL CHARACTER

With Air Canada’s pockets bulging with a 2007 profit of $429 million, the CEO of the airline’s parent firm, Robert Milton, is mulling over offers to buy it. Milton, the man who led Air Canada through a turbulent period of insolvency, says he’s being approached by pension funds and private equity funds.
ARE YOU STILL HERE? 2223
NATIONAL

ARE YOU STILL HERE?

The Bloc is so deeply entrenched in Ottawa, it's almost forgotten why it’s there
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