16 years Chancellor: Merkel and the art of compromise

Status: 23.10.2021 4:22 a.m. Merkel’s style of government has always included the struggle for compromises – if necessary all night long, as happened at numerous EU summits. There was only one thing she never succeeded in doing in her 16 years as chancellor. By Georg Schwarte, ARD capital studio For Angela Merkel, the compromise is … Read more

six years after the tragedy, the examining magistrate pronounces the dismissal

There will probably never be a “Puisseguin” trial. Six years ago, on October 23, 2015, 43 people lost their lives in this terrible collision between a truck and a bus in Puisseguin in the Libournais. We learned this Friday that, on October 14, the investigating judge in charge of the investigation rejected the requests for … Read more

Columbus in America: the Vikings arrived on the continent almost 500 years before the European navigator, according to a new study

Drafting BBC News World 2 hours Image source, Getty Images Caption, L’Anse aux Meadows is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Newfoundland, Canada. The Vikings created a settlement in North America exactly 1,000 years and centuries before Christopher Columbus arrived in America, a new study shows. Scientists say a new dating technique, which analyzes the … Read more

NASA engineer of 37 years prepared to retire over vaccine mandate if religious exemption isn’t granted

A NASA engineer of 37 years is prepared to retire over President Biden’s vaccine mandate, arguing it is her “First Amendment right” to refuse the shot for religious reasons. Sophia Smith appeared on “Fox & Friends” on Thursday to discuss the mandate and why she has requested a religious exemption from the vaccine. TEXAS WELCOMES … Read more

Case sex tape Benzema-Valbuena, the trial begins and the Real Madrid star faces 5 years in prison

Officially opens on process on sex tape which involved the stars of French football Karim Benzema e Mathieu Valbuena. After the Lucas Hernandez tile who was notified of an ultimatum of 10 days to present himself in prison, also the star of the French national team, Karim Benzema, risks ending up in the cell. Read … Read more

The White House unveils its vaccination plan against covid-19 for children from 5 to 11 years old | Univision Politics News

The White House announced this Wednesday its coronavirus vaccination plan for children from 5 to 11 years old while awaiting approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), whose decision is scheduled for sometime next week. The administration of President Joe Biden indicated that there are enough doses of the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine to … Read more

The Vikings were in America exactly a thousand years ago

Reconstruction of a Viking habitat near the Anse aux Meadows site (Newfoundland, Canada). GLENN NAGEL PHOTOGRAPHY Let’s start, once is not custom, with information sixty years old but which, although capital, may still have escaped some: Christopher Columbus is not the first European to have set foot in America. About half a millennium before the … Read more

After ten years: Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann resigns

business After ten years Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann resigns Stand: 2:04 p.m. | Reading time: 4 minutes “He has a certain ECB frustration” Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann resigns at the end of the year. The reason are personal motives. WELT business editor Holger Zschäpitz believes, however, that something else is behind it. Here you will … Read more

“For ten years, energy has been the State’s cash cow”

The president of the Energy Regulatory Commission, Jean-François Carenco, in Paris, October 14, 2021. SIMONE PEROLARI FOR “THE WORLD” The surge in energy prices is partly due to the strong recovery in post-Covid economic activity. Beyond the current crisis, the question of taxation will have to arise, according to Jean-François Carenco, the president of the … Read more