International matches: Corona football chaos in Europe |

Friendlies and Nations League are increasingly turning into a farce. Positive and false corona tests as well as travel restrictions create a shambles. But UEFA is determined to push through the last round of its new competition format. A foray through Europe. From Frank Hellmann Actually, the constellations on the last two Nations League match […]

NBA will cut the season

BERLIN, Nov 11 (Reuters) – Team owners and the NBA players’ association have agreed to a shorter season to allow players from the world’s best league to compete in next year’s Tokyo Olympics, said the Wednesday the president of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach. “The owners of NBA teams have agreed with the players’ […]

Despite Corona: AfD party conference may take place

The CDU and the left have already postponed their party congresses because of the pandemic. But the AfD wants to gather around 600 delegates as planned at the end of November – the responsible regulatory office in Kalkar has now given the green light. In all likelihood, the AfD will be able to hold its […]

Dispute over vote counting: Tug of war like Bush versus Gore?

Vote counting in court – that has happened before in the USA. In 2000, the candidates fought for victory in Florida. In the end, it went to the Supreme Court – which passed a controversial judgment. By Eckart Aretz, US election nights are always a special form of spectacle. Over the notorious number-obsessed US […]

Operations in corona pandemic: Not urgent, it is often postponed

Because of the increasing number of corona infections, hospitals are postponing many predictable operations. Now they are hoping for financial compensation for beds that have been kept free. By Nicole Kohnert, WDR A lot has been organized at the University Clinic in Cologne in the past few days to create space for more corona patients […]

Reform plan for leading index: Why the DAX could gain growth

Deutsche Börse wants to increase the leading index Dax from 30 to 40 companies. Most experts see this as positive. But there are also critical voices. What the market participants say about this should be announced in three weeks. By Lothar Gries, Critics have long been of the opinion that the 30 companies listed […]

Italy tightened Covid measures: Drastic rules for three zones

Italy is again tightening its measures to stop the spread of Covid 19 infections – including night exit restrictions. Prime Minister Conte has signed a corresponding decree. By Jörg Seisselberg, ARD-Studio Rome The most important changes: From tomorrow there will be an exit restriction from 10 p.m. throughout Italy. In addition, the country is divided […]

Candidates for party chairmanship: agreement at CDU party congress in January

In mid-January a decision on the leadership question in the CDU is to be made – the three applicants for the party chairmanship have agreed on this. You want to ask the federal executive to hold the party congress at this time. The three candidates for the CDU chairmanship have agreed that the leadership issue […]