TEHRAN – The anger is getting bigger: The protests against the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will be violent. During the demonstrations there should have been at least four deaths. Officially, the reports were denied, but pictures on the Internet have allegedly been killed in bloody protesters. Apparently, a deadly headshot. Several police officers were [...]
Islamabad – A suicide bombing in the Pakistani part of Kashmir is at least ten people were killed. The attack in the provincial capital, Muzaffarabad was directed against a procession of Shiite Muslims. 50 people were injured, said government officials continue.
The Hamburg director Fatih Akin wants to shoot for “Soul Kitchen” not a comedy once more. It was so difficult that one could not always do. He believed that only go once every ten years. Akin said the Bremen Weser-Kurier. The director now wants to refocus on more serious substances. Justification: It is not easy [...]
Nine dead in fire
With several house fires at Christmas in Germany for at least nine people were killed. In Unna, died during a family tragedy at least five people. The search for two other possible victims in the devastated house continues. Two persons died in two fires in Brandenburg Wandlitz killed. In a room fire [...]
Traffic chaos as black ice is absent
After the snow and ice Chaos has eased the situation on the roads in Germany until the early morning on. In the larger cities, the police reported only occasional accidents. The Frankfurt airport is slowly returned to normal. However, they come again today from flights. In the night to [...]
Eurostar does not go today
After the series of breakdowns in the tunnel under the Channel runs the high-speed Eurostar even today. As early as the weekend, as the cancellations had crossed the travel plans of about 60 000 people, there would only test drives through the tunnel. Initial tests had shown according to the company [...]
U.S. stocks close slightly above Low
The U.S. stock markets have yielded only marginally and closed on their day’s low. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 1.27 per cent to 10 308.26 points. The rate of the euro stood at U.S. $ 1.4344 at the close of trading, after a time he had dropped down to [...]
Catalans vote for independence
In a symbolic referendum in Catalonia has voted for independence, the vast majority of the northeastern Spanish region. As reported by the organizers, gave about 30 percent of eligible voters from their voice. The result has no binding effect. Citizens should answer the question of whether they are for it or against [...]
North Korea nuclear talks prepared
North Korea has agreed to once again rule to further negotiations on its nuclear weapons program. This followed talks with an envoy of the United States. Prevails between the two countries agreed that the six-country talks on its nuclear program resumed and disarmament agreements reached here should be implemented in 2005. [...]
The Federation of Taxpayers is to abolish the inheritance tax. The inheritance tax would be regarded by many as unfair, because for all that inherited what was, once before taxes had been paid. That said, the president of the League of Taxpayers, Karl Heinz Däke, “Rheinische Post”.