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Environmentalists file suit against Merkel's 'weak' climate laws

Jan 15, 2020 - 9:10 PM

Climate activists argue Germany's current plan to slash greenhouse gas emissions is too weak to halt the planet from hurtling towards irreversible and devastating warming

ANGELA MERKEL. German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for the weekly cabinet meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin on January 15, 2020. Photo by Tobias Schwarz/AFP

China New Year crush victims mainly young women

Jan 02, 2015 - 3:34 PM

The Shanghai government should take responsibility for the incident Most of the young victims must be the only child of their families

LOVING MEMORY. A couple burns incense at the site of a New Year's Eve stampede at the Bund in Shanghai on January 2, 2015. The New Year's Eve stampede shortly before midnight on Shanghai's historic waterfront killed at least 36 revelers, most of them women. Photo by Greg Baker/AFP

Shanghai's Bund: architectural gem becomes a disaster scene

Jan 01, 2015 - 3:28 PM

The historic site has recovered its glamour and is now best known for high end restaurants boutiques and renovated hotels

HISTORIC WATERFRONT. Crowds gather at the site of a New Year's Eve stampede at the Bund in Shanghai on January 1, 2015. Photo by Greg Baker/AFP

Spain's borrowing risk premium rises to record

May 30, 2012 - 3:47 PM

German 10 year borrowing rates fell to a record low level on Wednesday May 30 and the gap with the interest rate which Spain must pay widened also to a record