The mystery of what's happened to the missing Malaysian Airlines plane is made even more intriguing by news that there were passengers on board travelling on stolen passports. We'll sort out the facts from the speculation.
"Unpleasant" and "out of date." That's how expectant mothers in Russia describe maternity hospitals there. Julia Barton has that story in the next instalment of our Ninth Month series about pregnancy and childbirth around the world.
-- After four days of fierce debating, WAB KINEW has emerged as the champion book defender of Canada Reads, CBC's annual book competition. His passionate endorsement of JOSEPH BOYDEN's "The Orenda" helped elevate the book to its new status as the one novel that could change our nation. Both defender and author join Jian to discuss the competition in studio Q.
We draw the week to a close with latest on the crisis over Crimea. Our correspondent Natalia Antelava continues her superb reporting from the ground there. Also today, what would Ronald Reagan do? Historian Suzanne Massie advised Reagan during the height of the Cold War. We'll speak to her about the Russian world view and stories from Reagan's oval office.
-- One year ago, Canadian filmmaker John Driftmier died in a plane crash while shooting the second season of the Discovery series "Dangerous Flights". His brother PETER DRIFTMIER discusses the loss, and why he's become an activist for better working conditions in so-called factual TV production. And KAREN WIRSIG of the Canadian Media Guild reveals what her research has uncovered about safety concerns in the industry.