German government drops plans for contested coal tax
Gabriel, who is also vice chancellor, announced that his planned levy on the biggest polluters had been dropped after talks by members of Chancellor…
Supreme Court lets mercury polluters off the hook
This week in a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s first-ever national standards for…
BRITISH AND US SPIED ON GERMAN GOVERNMENT OVER GREEK BANKER BAILOUT
From Sputnik news Only days after it was revealed that the NSA conducted massive economic espionage against France, new WikiLeaks documents reveal…
Guns in Guinea-Bissau: how to move on from military solutions to political problems
Guinea Bissau is extremely poor and relies heavily on harvesting cashew nuts and other crops. Image credit: jbdodane . The military has never been…
Looking Back at ‘The Bridge’ and Germany’s Lost Generation
If movies have taught us anything, it’s that the legacy of World War II is many times bigger and more varied ... were always misled by propaganda,…
Thinking beyond sectors for sustainable development
The book provides a concise introduction to the debates in a number of vital development sectors in view of the move from the era of the Millennium…
How to Eradicate Racism
The massacre of nine black churchgoers in Charleston and a rash of arson at other black churches across the South show that despite conservative…
The main reason ex-offenders wind up breaking the law again
Senators Rand Paul and Cory Booker introduced the REDEEM Act last year, which, if enacted, would make it easier for juveniles who commit nonviolent…
Penyangak Pasar Sentral Sibu akhirnya tumpas
PENCURI: Penyangak Pasar Sentral bersama sepeket Milo yang dicurinya. SIBU: Seorang suspek lelaki yang dipercayai mencuri duit kutipan tandas awam…
Jurujual lapor motosikal hilang dicuri di rumah kenalannya
HILANG: Motosikal pengadu yang didapati hilang di rumah sewa kenalannya. SIBU: Seorang jurujual penapis air membuat laporan polis selepas motosikal…
Zionist Entity on Alert amid Fears of “Organized” Palestinian Attacks in W.B.
Recent attacks which took place in the West Bank have confused the Israeli officials, amid fears of more escalation and admission that these…
Leader of the Islamic Ummah Deplores Silence on Ongoing Crimes against Yemeni People
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei lashed out at world media for their silence on crimes underway against Yemeni…