Trump announced the dismissal of the head of the Pentagon

Mark Esper headed the Pentagon since July 24, 2019 Christopher Miller, director of the US National Counterterrorism Center, became the interim head of the Pentagon. US President Donald Trump dismissed Defense Secretary Mark Esper. He announced this in his Twitter Monday evening, November 9th. Trump noted that he had appointed the director of the US […]

“He was very afraid of a second confinement”

Posted on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 6:22 a.m. We learned on Wednesday morning of the death at the age of 52 of Gérard Miller, a restaurateur from Liège well known for having run many renowned establishments. For his brother Philippe, the difficulties of the sector, coupled with personal problems, clearly guided his choice. “He […]

Friends of the arrested scientist released from custody in Sri Lanka :: Society :: RBC

Alexander Ignatenko (Photo: alexkonspirator / VK) A court in Sri Lanka released from custody the Russians Artyom Ryabov and Nikolai Kilafyan, who were detained in the case of the scientist Alexander Ignatenko, accused of illegally collecting insects. This was announced to RBC by the vice-president of the Russian division of the International Committee for the […]

Bishops’ Conference distances itself from Corona letters from individual bishops

Culture “Crude conspiracy theories” Bishops’ Conference distances itself from Corona letters from individual bishops Status: 1:23 p.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes Georg Bätzing, Bishop of Limburg and Chairman of the German Bishops’ Conference, has distanced himself from an internet appeal by individual bishops Source: dpa Are the corona restrictions an attempt to possibly establish […]

Galleries in the province: “It will be really hard for the artists”

Ka corona relaxation orgies here in the southwest of Germany. Nevertheless, the galleries were allowed to open again in the meantime. One cannot really imagine the enjoyment of art with a mouthguard and strict distance from the image, artist and gallery owner. But presumably the incorrigible cultural man will very quickly develop elegant techniques for […]

Dispute over corona protective screen for consumers

Berlin The effects of the corona crisis hit the economy hard. Chancellor Angela Merkel and the state premiers have now agreed on some easing of the measures decided on because of the pandemic. However, it cannot be said with certainty how long customers, tenants and travelers can survive the exceptional situation. The consumer advice centers […]

Frank Miller pays tribute to an ICU nurse at the Getafe Hospital

EP Madrid Updated:04/14/2020 19: 13h save The famous American cartoonist Frank Miller has paid tribute to an ICU nurse of the Getafe Hospital dedicating one of his drawings of Carrie Kelly, Batman ‘s assistant in one of his stories. Through his social networks, Miller has published a photograph in which he shows the drawing of […]

Loosen or not loosen? Politics in a dilemma

There is enormous pressure on those in government at federal and state levels. Even after almost four weeks, the majority of the population endorsed the unprecedented restrictions, at least surveys suggest. But how much longer? Constitutional lawyers pose the question of proportionality in the massive interference with fundamental rights. In addition, there are the psychological […]

“Corona is an unprecedented stress test”

Berlin The head of the Federation of German Consumer Organizations (VZBV), Klaus Müller, fears an increase in old-age poverty as a result of the corona crisis. “Late consequences of the crisis for private pensions are to be expected,” said Müller to the Handelsblatt. The effects of the health crisis are not yet fully foreseeable for […]

After Corona: Will we ever go to the museum again?

WIf already locked up, then at least locked up nicely. Solid pasta stocks do not make quarantine a feast. In the meantime, the sofa evenings with the iPad and the delightful www museum visits are being told with increasing enthusiasm. And it doesn’t sound like comfort in bleak times. Rather like satisfied astonishment at what […]