Aiwanger’s alleged self-praise tweeted

Bavaria’s Economics Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Hubert Aiwanger caused a stir on Twitter on Friday with supposed self-praise. The Free Voters boss felt compelled to react quickly: He explained that he had only forwarded the relevant text – and added an actually somewhat older original tweet as evidence. “Mr. Aiwanger, we need more politicians […]

“Kita Quality Act” should bring better care

The federal government will support the federal states in the next two years with a further four billion euros for more staff and quality in their daycare centers. The cabinet in Berlin passed a »Kita Quality Act«. The Bundestag and Bundesrat still have to agree. It ties in with the so-called Good Kita Act, which […]

Rallies against the Iranian regime in Hamburg and Berlin

In Hamburg, several hundred people took part in rallies and demonstrations against the ruling system and the systematic discrimination against women in the Middle Eastern country. A police spokesman said that up to 1,000 people demonstrated on the Sternschanze alone in the afternoon. In the evening there was also a larger rally in the city […]

Bundesliga managers want more money from foreign marketing

“150 million is not the claim we have,” criticized the chairman of the management of the first division club at the SpoBis congress in Düsseldorf. The rights are “sold completely below market”. Last season, the league had earned around 150 million euros net abroad. According to dpa information, the German Football League is forecasting around […]

Older people have a good chance of getting credit

When the children are out of the house, many people find their own home too big. Then they might want a smaller, age-appropriate home. Or they want to move from the country to a city apartment because the infrastructure is better there. Older builders have good prospects of getting financing – provided the framework conditions […]

‘The Godfather’ star James Caan has died

Mourning in Hollywood after the death of James Caan: the star of films such as “The Godfather” and “Misery” died at the age of 82. “It is with great sadness” that she announces the death of “Jimmy”, his family writes on the actor’s Twitter account. Accordingly, he died on Wednesday evening. Caan’s spokesman confirmed the […]

Rachel Zegler in the Hunger Games prequel

From “West Side Story” to the gloomy “Hunger Games” world: US actress and singer Rachel Zegler (21) has been awarded the lead role in the planned fantasy saga “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes”. She will play the girl Lucy Gray Baird, the Lionsgate studio announced on Twitter. The Panem novel by Suzanne Collins is […]

USA: Reports of intelligence information exaggerated

The White House sees reports about the role of US intelligence in the Ukraine war as exaggerated. Spokeswoman Jen Psaki specifically referred to media reports on Friday that US intelligence information had helped the Ukrainian military sink the Russian Black Sea Fleet’s flagship Moskva (Moscow). This does not accurately reflect what happened, she said. “This […]

What does a claims adjuster actually do?

What does a claims adjuster actually do? Show captionClaims adjuster Katja Burglin clarifies matters on site in contact with the customer – she uses her tablet to record the damage. Photo: dpa Show captionClaims adjusters must be familiar with specialist software. Photo: dpa Show captionAs a claims adjuster at Axa Versicherung, Katja Burglin is responsible […]

MAN restarts truck production

After six weeks of standstill, the truck manufacturer MAN will start production again on Monday. The supply of cable harnesses has improved, and a small part of the workforce can now gradually return from short-time work, said MAN boss Alexander Vlaskamp in Munich. But he only expects production to be fully ramped up over the […]