Canadian vaccine committee contradicts Health Canada’s recommendation to give AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine to seniors and B.C. will extend the time between doses to get shots in more arms. Plus, the missing Canadian chapter in the award-winning film The Mauritanian.
00:00 The National for March 1, 2021
00:54 Canada8217;s COVID-19 vaccine rollout
01:36 Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in people 65+
05:27 B.C delays 2nd COVID-19 vaccine dose
08:40 Montreal now vaccinating those 70+
09:16 Ontario8217;s regional vaccine rollout
11:30 Lockdown 8217;emergency break8217; pulled in 2 regions
11:55 Alberta gyms, libraries partially reopen
12:24 Keeping couples together in nursing homes
14:41 RCMP fight not to release Brian Halcrow notes
16:42 Nicolas Sarkozy sentenced to prison
17:03 Aung San Suu Kyi faces more charges
The National is CBC8217;s flagship nightly news program, featuring the day8217;s top stories with in-depth and original journalism, with hosts Adrienne Arsenault and Andrew Chang in Toronto, Ian Hanomansing in Vancouver and the CBC8217;s chief political correspondent, Rosemary Barton in Ottawa.