Just over six months after giving the big German energy companies an extension of twelve years to the oldest reactors in the country, the government of Angela Merkel approved Monday, June 6, a bill aimed at breaking of civilian nuclear power in advance.
Private banks will contribute on a voluntary basis in the second bailout estimated between 60 and 65 billion euros. The share of the euro zone will be 20 billion and 10 billion from the IMF.
The food prices could double in the next twenty years and the global demand may increase 70% by 2050, the charity Oxfam warned in a report released Tuesday.
199 people were infected with the EHEC pathogens in the past two days in Germany. The source of the germ is still unknown.
Switzerland will consider the recommendations of the Global Forum, who said on Wednesday that the federal government does not fulfill all the required standards for information exchange.
The leaders of Britain, France and the United States say the NATO coalition will continue its military campaign in Libya until Moammar Gadhafi leaves power, while rebels said loyalist attacks killed 23 people in the besieged city of Misrata. British Prime Minister David Cameron, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and U.S. President Barack Obama said Friday […]