The Pestalozzi Gymnasium in Herne bought 20 burkinis to ensure that Muslim students participate in swimming lessons and to support integration, headmaster Volker Gößling confirms. “Now nobody has an excuse anymore for not taking part in swimming lessons,” Gößling says. According to him swimming lessons are part of integration and German culture.
Introducing a performance by Bruce Springsteen, the actor twice denounces the president, but his words are bleeped out for TV audiences. The actor Robert De Niro won a standing ovation at Sunday night’s Tony awards in New York for attacking the president. Appearing on stage at New York’s Radio City Music Hall, De Niro
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual call-in question show contained an ominous warning about World War III. Putin quoted Albert Einstein to say that World War III would result in the end of civilization as we know it. Putin has the nuclear arsenal to end civilization unilaterally. In 2014 he annexed
A new investigation by Greenpeace International reveals that a palm oil supplier to Mars, Nestlé, PepsiCo and Unilever is destroying rainforests in Papua, Indonesia. Satellite analysis suggests that around 4,000ha of rainforest were cleared in PT Megakarya Jaya Raya concession between May 2015 and April 2017 – an area almost
Bradley Clifford will serve at least 23 years after ploughing into a moped, killing pillion passenger Sobhan Khan, after a bottle was thrown at his sports car. A furious motorist who killed a teenage moped rider after his prized Mustang car was slightly damaged has been jailed for at least
At least 160,000 took to the streets of Barcelona Saturday to demand the government increases its refugee efforts. Thousands of people marched in Barcelona to demand Spain’s government to increase its efforts to take in refugees. In September 2015, Spain’s government pledged to bring 17,337 refugees in within two years,
President Klaus Iohannis made a statement demanding the resignation of PM Viorica Dancila, saying that she is unable to handle her role as prime minister and that she is turning the government into a vulnerability for Romania. A few hours earlier, PM Dancila had informed the president that she would
Representatives of European Union member states on Friday gave the green light to a proposal to reduce the use of pesticides that, according to the European food safety body, pose a threat to bee populations. The new measures, which is expected to be adopted by the European Commission in the